Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Uxbridge with a requirement for Active Directory skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Active Directory over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 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.

Microsoft Active Directory
Hillingdon > Uxbridge
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 12 17
Rank change year-on-year -7 +5 -8
Contract jobs citing Active Directory 8 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Uxbridge 6.15% 9.73% 7.19%
As % of the System Software category 57.14% 84.62% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 8
Uxbridge median daily rate £140 £190 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.32% +11.76% -64.21%
10th Percentile £128 £114 £106
90th Percentile £413 £450 £226
Hillingdon median daily rate £135 £350 £195
% change year-on-year -61.43% +79.49% -61.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Uxbridge median hourly rate £11.00 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.43% - -
Hillingdon median hourly rate £11.00 £14.00 -
% change year-on-year -21.43% - -

Active Directory is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Uxbridge with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Uxbridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 14 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Uxbridge 10.77% 11.50% 8.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 8
Uxbridge median daily rate £193 £190 £195
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.32% -2.56% -54.12%
10th Percentile £128 £114 £106
90th Percentile £413 £450 £265
Hillingdon median daily rate £400 £365 £213
% change year-on-year +9.59% +71.76% -51.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Uxbridge median hourly rate £11.00 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.43% - -
Hillingdon median hourly rate £11.00 £14.00 -
% change year-on-year -21.43% - -

Active Directory
Job Vacancy Trend in Uxbridge

Job postings citing Active Directory as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Uxbridge.

Job vacancy trend for Active Directory in Uxbridge

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Active Directory in Uxbridge

Active Directory
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Uxbridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Active Directory in Uxbridge over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Active Directory in Uxbridge

Active Directory
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Active Directory in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Active Directory also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Uxbridge region with a requirement for Active Directory.

1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) Dell
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) High Availability
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (25.00%) Puppet
4 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Apple
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (12.50%) DBS Check
5 1 (12.50%) Skype
5 1 (12.50%) Hardware Maintenance
5 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Android
5 1 (12.50%) iPhone
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS

Active Directory
Co-occurring IT Skills in Uxbridge 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 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (12.50%) IBM Notes
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Skype
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) WLAN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 3 (37.50%) Desktop Support
4 2 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
4 2 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) IT Support
4 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) IT Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) iPhone
2 1 (12.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Unix
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Android
3 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Hardware Maintenance
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) DBS Check
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Apple
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) Dell
3 2 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Lotus