Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 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
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 880 831 -
Rank change year-on-year -49 - +848
Contract jobs citing ADSI 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.005% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.006% 0.017% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
UK median daily rate £375 £330 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.64% - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £330 -
% change year-on-year +13.64% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 32,999 29,089 30,538
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.63% 31.62% 28.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,264 20,065 21,197
UK median daily rate £475 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.20% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £288
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 333 366 470
UK median hourly rate £41.00 £40.50 £38.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.23% +4.85% +10.36%
10th Percentile £17.05 £15.75 £14.73
90th Percentile £59.75 £52.50 £57.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.90% +6.94%

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 22 April 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 -33 2 £375 +13.64% 4
England -36 2 £375 +13.64% 5
East Midlands -4 1 £400 +21.21% 2
Midlands -14 1 £400 +21.21% 2
East of England - 1 £350 - 2

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
1 2 (100.00%) PKI
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Kerberos
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Server Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Server Support
1 1 (50.00%) Server Support Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Support Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server Support
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft