The table below looks at the statistics for Forefront Identity Manager skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Forefront Identity Manager over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Forefront Identity Manager (Microsoft FIM)
Rank 413 410 408
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing Forefront Identity Manager 15 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.061% 0.036% 0.044%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.75% 0.53% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 6
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £335 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £430 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
2011 1712 1604
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.16% 6.76% 6.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1382 1195 1023
Average daily rate £425 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £260 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 29 49
Average hourly rate £21.75 £17.00 £20.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.94% -18.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £15.50 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.85 £48.00 £47.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £21.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+1.14% +14.47%

Forefront Identity Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Forefront Identity Manager across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Forefront Identity Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Forefront Identity Manager
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Forefront Identity Manager across the London region.

Forefront Identity Manager Daily Rate Trend in London

Forefront Identity Manager
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Forefront Identity Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. 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
Vacancies
City of London +25 6 £425 +6.25%
Forefront Identity Manager
England

Forefront Identity Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Forefront Identity Manager 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 Forefront Identity Manager.

1 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
2 14 (60.87%) MS Exchange
2 14 (60.87%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (60.87%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (56.52%) Lync
3 13 (56.52%) Exchange Server 2007
3 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
4 11 (47.83%) Office Communications Server
4 11 (47.83%) Office 365
5 10 (43.48%) PowerShell
6 9 (39.13%) Blackberry
6 9 (39.13%) Windows
7 8 (34.78%) Banking
8 7 (30.43%) Android
8 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (30.43%) IronPort
8 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (30.43%) Middleware
8 7 (30.43%) Symantec
8 7 (30.43%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (30.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (26.09%) Change Management
10 5 (21.74%) Retail
10 5 (21.74%) Investment Banking
10 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
10 5 (21.74%) Unified Communications
11 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V

Forefront Identity Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Forefront Identity Manager 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 Forefront Identity Manager. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (60.87%) MS Exchange
1 14 (60.87%) Exchange Server 2010
1 14 (60.87%) Exchange Server 2013
2 13 (56.52%) Exchange Server 2007
2 13 (56.52%) Lync
3 11 (47.83%) Office Communications Server
4 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
6 1 (4.35%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Office
3 1 (4.35%) MS Project
3 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (47.83%) Office 365
2 7 (30.43%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Unified Communications
2 2 (8.70%) DHCP
2 2 (8.70%) DNS
2 2 (8.70%) SAN
2 2 (8.70%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (8.70%) NAS
3 1 (4.35%) Kerberos
3 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.35%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (34.78%) Banking
2 5 (21.74%) Retail
2 5 (21.74%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Architect
2 8 (34.78%) Consultant
3 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Consultant
4 5 (21.74%) Messaging Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Messaging Architect
4 5 (21.74%) Platform Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Designer
6 2 (8.70%) Desktop Team Leader
6 2 (8.70%) Exchange Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Team Leader
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Migration Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Active Directory Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) Middleware
2 2 (8.70%) Web Services
3 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Blackberry
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) PKI
4 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (30.43%) Android
2 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Change Management
2 3 (13.04%) Identity Management
3 2 (8.70%) Migration
3 2 (8.70%) ITIL
3 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
3 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
3 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.35%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (4.35%) Email Migration
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (4.35%) Quality Management
4 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) MCSE
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (8.70%) MCITP
2 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (13.04%) SCCM
2 3 (13.04%) SCOM
3 2 (8.70%) WMI
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
2 7 (30.43%) Symantec
2 7 (30.43%) IronPort
3 4 (17.39%) VMware
4 2 (8.70%) Remedy
4 2 (8.70%) McAfee
5 1 (4.35%) Dell
5 1 (4.35%) Lotus