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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Identity Foundation (WIF)
Rank 604 572 556
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -16
Contract jobs citing Windows Identity Foundation 1 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.012% 0.033%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.007% 0.042% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 16
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +25.00%
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
14840 14422 14512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.48% 28.30% 29.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 10215 9292 9520
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 256 195 251
Average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.00 £19.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.13 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.78% -

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 27 August 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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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
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Windows Identity Foundation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) C#
3 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
3 8 (72.73%) Windows
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
4 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
4 7 (63.64%) Web Services
4 7 (63.64%) IIS
4 7 (63.64%) SQL
4 7 (63.64%) T-SQL
4 7 (63.64%) Web Development
4 7 (63.64%) .NET Framework
4 7 (63.64%) Ajax
5 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (45.45%) VB
6 5 (45.45%) Oracle
6 5 (45.45%) ITIL
6 5 (45.45%) N-Tier
6 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (45.45%) jQuery
6 5 (45.45%) InterSystems Cache
6 5 (45.45%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
7 4 (36.36%) REST
7 4 (36.36%) WCF
7 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
7 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
7 4 (36.36%) SharePoint

Windows Identity Foundation
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 7 (63.64%) IIS
2 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
3 3 (27.27%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (9.09%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) HTTP
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) HTTPS
1 2 (18.18%) SSL
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
1 2 (18.18%) Wireshark
2 1 (9.09%) Extranet
2 1 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
3 5 (45.45%) InterSystems Cache
4 2 (18.18%) MySQL
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) OLAP
5 1 (9.09%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
1 2 (18.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (18.18%) Fiddler
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Military
1 1 (9.09%) Dutch Language
1 1 (9.09%) French Language
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Developer
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Architect
4 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) VB Developer
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
3 7 (63.64%) Web Services
3 7 (63.64%) Ajax
3 7 (63.64%) .NET Framework
4 5 (45.45%) jQuery
5 4 (36.36%) WCF
5 4 (36.36%) XML
5 4 (36.36%) REST
6 2 (18.18%) FastCGI
6 2 (18.18%) HTML
6 2 (18.18%) SAML
6 2 (18.18%) XML-RPC
6 2 (18.18%) CSS
6 2 (18.18%) SOAP
6 2 (18.18%) ADO.NET
6 2 (18.18%) Silverlight
6 2 (18.18%) LINQ
7 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (9.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) N-Tier
2 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
2 2 (18.18%) Private Cloud
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Web Development
2 5 (45.45%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) Content Management
4 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Service Management
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (9.09%) CRM
5 1 (9.09%) SOA
5 1 (9.09%) B2B
5 1 (9.09%) B2C
5 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 1 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (9.09%) Workflow
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) T-SQL
4 5 (45.45%) VB
5 2 (18.18%) PHP
5 2 (18.18%) C++
5 2 (18.18%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) Python
5 2 (18.18%) Ruby
6 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle