The table below looks at the statistics for Forefront Identity Manager skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Forefront Identity Manager over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Forefront Identity Manager (Microsoft FIM)
Rank 629 634 592
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -42
Contract jobs citing Forefront Identity Manager 23 39 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.067% 0.084%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.40% 0.81% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 20
Median daily rate £300 £378 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.52% -8.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £524 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £14.75 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-41.00% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
5710 4824 4932
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.71% 8.33% 8.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3599 2979 2924
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £254 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.39% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 177 188
Median hourly rate £23.00 £18.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.32% -17.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.58 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £43.43 £46.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.66%

Forefront Identity Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Forefront Identity Manager as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

Forefront Identity Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Forefront Identity Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Forefront Identity Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Forefront Identity Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Forefront Identity Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Forefront Identity Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Forefront Identity Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Forefront Identity Manager within the UK.

Forefront Identity Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Forefront Identity Manager
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Forefront Identity Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -18 19 £300 -20.52% 2
London +19 9 £279 -40.05% 1
South East +13 7 £450 -5.26%
Berkshire +6 4 - -
Belfast - 4 - -
Bracknell - 4 - -
Northern Ireland - 4 - -
County Antrim - 4 - -
North West +16 3 £291 - 1
Surrey +7 2 £450 -11.11%
Manchester -10 2 £283 - 1
Hampshire - 1 - -
Woking - 1 £350 -
Cheshire - 1 £300 -

Forefront Identity Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Forefront Identity Manager also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Forefront Identity Manager.

1 46 (73.02%) Active Directory
2 45 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 25 (39.68%) Identity Management
4 24 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
5 23 (36.51%) Office 365
6 22 (34.92%) Azure Active Directory
7 21 (33.33%) SCCM
8 20 (31.75%) Windows
8 20 (31.75%) PowerShell
9 18 (28.57%) Windows Server
10 16 (25.40%) MS Excel
11 15 (23.81%) Cisco
11 15 (23.81%) Migration
11 15 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (20.63%) SCOM
12 13 (20.63%) MS Exchange
13 11 (17.46%) MPLS
13 11 (17.46%) VMware
14 10 (15.87%) HP
15 9 (14.29%) DNS
15 9 (14.29%) PRINCE2
16 8 (12.70%) IP Telephony
16 8 (12.70%) LDAP
16 8 (12.70%) DHCP
16 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
16 8 (12.70%) Citrix
16 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2003
16 8 (12.70%) Skype
16 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2008
16 8 (12.70%) Skype for Business

Forefront Identity Manager
Top Related IT Skills 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 13 (20.63%) MS Exchange
2 8 (12.70%) Skype for Business
3 6 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (6.35%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.17%) IIS
7 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (25.40%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.11%) MS Office
3 4 (6.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (36.51%) Office 365
3 22 (34.92%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (6.35%) IaaS
4 4 (6.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.46%) MPLS
2 9 (14.29%) DNS
3 8 (12.70%) DHCP
3 8 (12.70%) IP Telephony
3 8 (12.70%) LDAP
3 8 (12.70%) Skype
4 7 (11.11%) Firewall
5 5 (7.94%) LAN
5 5 (7.94%) Network Security
5 5 (7.94%) VPN
6 4 (6.35%) VLAN
6 4 (6.35%) WAN
7 2 (3.17%) SAN
7 2 (3.17%) VoIP
8 1 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.59%) IPv4
8 1 (1.59%) Kerberos
8 1 (1.59%) SMTP
8 1 (1.59%) SSL
8 1 (1.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.59%) DB2
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (4.76%) Back Office
2 2 (3.17%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) iGaming
2 2 (3.17%) Legal
2 2 (3.17%) Retail
3 1 (1.59%) Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Electronics
3 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.59%) Marketing
3 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (23.81%) Consultant
2 12 (19.05%) Architect
3 9 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
4 5 (7.94%) Identity Management Consultant
4 5 (7.94%) Management Consultant
4 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) Project Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Cloud Architect
5 4 (6.35%) Exchange Architect
6 3 (4.76%) Azure Consultant
6 3 (4.76%) Identity Management Architect
6 3 (4.76%) Messaging Architect
6 3 (4.76%) Office 365 Architect
6 3 (4.76%) Office 365 Consultant
6 3 (4.76%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (3.17%) Installations Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.11%) .NET
2 2 (3.17%) OAuth
2 2 (3.17%) SAML
3 1 (1.59%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) Data Centre
1 4 (6.35%) Hybrid Cloud
1 4 (6.35%) PKI
1 4 (6.35%) Replication
2 2 (3.17%) Clustering
3 1 (1.59%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.59%) NHS
3 1 (1.59%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (31.75%) Windows
2 18 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 15 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (9.52%) Linux
6 4 (6.35%) VMS
6 4 (6.35%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.76%) Unix
8 2 (3.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.68%) Identity Management
2 15 (23.81%) Migration
3 9 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 8 (12.70%) Server Building
5 7 (11.11%) Email Migration
5 7 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
5 7 (11.11%) ITIL
6 6 (9.52%) Presales
7 5 (7.94%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (7.94%) Data Protection
7 5 (7.94%) Project Management
8 4 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (6.35%) Configuration Management
8 4 (6.35%) Data Loss Prevention
8 4 (6.35%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (6.35%) Software Deployment
9 2 (3.17%) B2B
9 2 (3.17%) B2C
9 2 (3.17%) BCP
9 2 (3.17%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 20 (31.75%) PowerShell
2 6 (9.52%) C#
2 6 (9.52%) SQL
2 6 (9.52%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.59%) C
3 1 (1.59%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.94%) MCSE
2 5 (7.94%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.35%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.76%) MCSA
5 2 (3.17%) MCITP
5 2 (3.17%) MCTS
5 2 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (73.02%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.94%) vSphere
3 4 (6.35%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.17%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.59%) Postfix
5 1 (1.59%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (1.59%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.59%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 21 (33.33%) SCCM
2 13 (20.63%) SCOM
3 4 (6.35%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (6.35%) Puppet
3 4 (6.35%) Tivoli
4 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (3.17%) Opsview
4 2 (3.17%) WSUS
5 1 (1.59%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.59%) MIIS
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (1.59%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.59%) SCSM
5 1 (1.59%) Simpana
5 1 (1.59%) Sun Identity Manager
Vendors
1 45 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 15 (23.81%) Cisco
3 11 (17.46%) VMware
4 10 (15.87%) HP
5 8 (12.70%) Citrix
6 7 (11.11%) Nortel
7 5 (7.94%) Oracle
7 5 (7.94%) Symantec
8 4 (6.35%) Barracuda Networks
9 2 (3.17%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.59%) Apple
10 1 (1.59%) CommVault
10 1 (1.59%) Dell
10 1 (1.59%) Intel Security
10 1 (1.59%) Motorola
10 1 (1.59%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (1.59%) SAP
10 1 (1.59%) Sophos
10 1 (1.59%) Sun
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