The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Identity Foundation skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Identity Foundation over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Identity Foundation (WIF)
Rank 556 526 514
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -12
Contract jobs citing Windows Identity Foundation 1 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.030% 0.002%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.008% 0.11% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £525 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £525 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
12683 12009 11563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.31% 27.30% 28.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8620 7684 7424
Average daily rate £398 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 249 314
Average hourly rate £33.50 £33.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.99 £14.08 £19.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.85 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

Windows Identity Foundation
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Identity Foundation across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Windows Identity Foundation Jobs Demand Trend in England

Windows Identity Foundation
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows Identity Foundation across the England region.

Windows Identity Foundation Daily Rate Trend in England

Windows Identity Foundation
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows Identity Foundation across the England region.

Windows Identity Foundation Hourly Rate Trend in England

Windows Identity Foundation
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Identity Foundation within the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
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Windows Identity Foundation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Windows Identity Foundation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Identity Foundation.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (60.00%) REST
4 2 (40.00%) FastCGI
4 2 (40.00%) Wireshark
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 2 (40.00%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (40.00%) Silverlight
4 2 (40.00%) LINQ
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) Fiddler
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Service Management
4 2 (40.00%) Ruby
4 2 (40.00%) Ajax
4 2 (40.00%) MCTS
4 2 (40.00%) MCITP
4 2 (40.00%) Python
4 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (40.00%) HTTP
4 2 (40.00%) DNS

Windows Identity Foundation
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Windows Identity Foundation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Identity Foundation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) SAS
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (20.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (20.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Wireshark
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Fiddler
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) NUnit
2 1 (20.00%) Grunt
2 1 (20.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (20.00%) NSubstitute
2 1 (20.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (20.00%) Jasmine
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) WCF
2 3 (60.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) FastCGI
3 2 (40.00%) Silverlight
3 2 (40.00%) LINQ
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) ADO.NET
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) Kendo UI
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Ruby
4 2 (40.00%) Python
4 2 (40.00%) PHP
4 2 (40.00%) C++
4 2 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) MCTS
2 2 (40.00%) MCITP
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Sybase
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Telerik
1 1 (20.00%) Sitecore