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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Forefront Identity Manager (Microsoft FIM)
Rank 395 400 388
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Contract jobs citing Forefront Identity Manager 16 5 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.076% 0.024% 0.088%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.84% 0.28% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 14
Average daily rate £575 £500 £700
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £500 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £500 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £500 £438
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Forefront Identity Manager
England

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
1903 1815 1599
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.00% 8.71% 7.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1342 1258 1038
Average daily rate £475 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £366 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.48% +7.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 31 21
Average hourly rate £26.25 £18.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% +16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £14.23 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £25.00 £32.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.39% +2.38%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Forefront Identity Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Forefront Identity Manager Daily Rate Histogram 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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 2 £450 - 1
Forefront Identity Manager
England

Forefront Identity Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (45.00%) Windows
4 8 (40.00%) Identity Management
5 6 (30.00%) SharePoint
5 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (30.00%) Lync
6 5 (25.00%) Office 365
6 5 (25.00%) Migration
6 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (25.00%) VMware
7 4 (20.00%) Linux
7 4 (20.00%) SQL
7 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
7 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
8 3 (15.00%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (15.00%) SCCM
8 3 (15.00%) SCOM
8 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
8 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
8 3 (15.00%) Office Communications Server
8 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
8 3 (15.00%) Banking

Forefront Identity Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6 (30.00%) Lync
1 6 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (15.00%) Office Communications Server
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (25.00%) Office 365
3 3 (15.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (5.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Maven
General
1 3 (15.00%) Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Consultant
2 4 (20.00%) Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Office 365 Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Active Directory Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Identity Management Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Identity Management Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Management Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (5.00%) J2EE
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) PKI
2 1 (5.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Identity Management
2 5 (25.00%) Migration
3 4 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (15.00%) Change Management
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (10.00%) Release Management
6 1 (5.00%) Analytics
6 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.00%) Password Management
6 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.00%) SOA
6 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) MCSE
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) SCCM
1 3 (15.00%) SCOM
2 2 (10.00%) SCOrch
2 2 (10.00%) SCSM
2 2 (10.00%) SCVMM
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Ab Initio
4 1 (5.00%) Dell
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) Sybase