Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for ADSI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ADSI over the 6 months to 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Active Directory Service Interfaces (ADSI)
UK
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 863 827 -
Rank change year-on-year -36 - +870
Contract jobs citing ADSI 5 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.006% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.015% 0.017% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
UK median daily rate £360 £330 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £330 -
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
UK median hourly rate £52.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 - -

ADSI is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 33,016 29,120 30,171
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.17% 32.06% 28.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,203 20,164 21,054
UK median daily rate £470 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.82% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £288
90th Percentile £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 343 377 412
UK median hourly rate £42.27 £40.26 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.98% +7.36% +7.14%
10th Percentile £15.57 £15.70 £13.50
90th Percentile £67.45 £53.75 £56.86
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% +7.14%

ADSI
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ADSI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ADSI in the UK

ADSI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ADSI.

Contractor daily rate trend for ADSI in the UK

ADSI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ADSI.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ADSI in the UK

ADSI
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ADSI within the UK over the 6 months to 18 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
UK excluding London -20 5 £360 +9.09%
England -44 5 £360 +9.09%
East of England - 4 £355 -
East Midlands -2 1 £400 +21.21%
Midlands -11 1 £400 +21.21%

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ADSI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for ADSI.

1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) LDAP
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) McAfee
1 5 (100.00%) Clustering
1 5 (100.00%) PKI
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) SLA
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) Lumension
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013

ADSI
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Kerberos
2 2 (40.00%) Skype
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Messaging Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Messaging Support
2 2 (40.00%) Messaging Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Server Support
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server Support
2 2 (40.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Wintel Support
2 2 (40.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Server Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Server Support Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Support Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Wintel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Clustering
1 5 (100.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) McAfee
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Lumension