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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Forefront Identity Manager (Microsoft FIM)
Rank 598 595 593
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing Forefront Identity Manager 43 43 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.079% 0.063%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.77% 0.98% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 24 10
Median daily rate £445 £399 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% -10.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £275 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £516
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £407 £450
% change year-on-year
+10.56% -9.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £25.00

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
5601 4393 4117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.43% 8.11% 7.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 3565 2731 2422
Median daily rate £450 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 180 148
Median hourly rate £26.00 £20.19 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.80% -19.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £34.60 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+73.39% -19.26%

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 25 May 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 23 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 25 May 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 -14 43 £445 +11.66% 6
South East -10 16 £500 +17.64% 1
London -3 9 £419 +14.72% 3
Berkshire +2 8 £450 +5.88%
Yorkshire +6 7 £413 +32.00% 1
Surrey -9 7 £600 +118.18% 1
West Yorkshire +1 6 £400 +28.00% 1
Staines -3 5 £600 -
Bracknell - 5 - -
Bradford - 4 £400 -
City of London +47 3 £400 +9.58% 1
East of England +6 3 £504 +36.01%
North West -9 3 £424 -37.25%
Warrington - 3 £424 -
Cheshire - 3 £424 -
South West -5 2 £525 -4.10%
Leeds -6 2 £400 +28.00% 1
Bedford - 2 £400 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £400 -
Hertfordshire +8 1 £608 +64.02%
Hampshire +1 1 - -
Gloucestershire -7 1 - -
Woking - 1 - -

Forefront Identity Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 60 (73.17%) Microsoft
2 58 (70.73%) Active Directory
3 39 (47.56%) Identity Management
4 35 (42.68%) Microsoft Azure
5 31 (37.80%) Windows
6 28 (34.15%) Office 365
6 28 (34.15%) Azure Active Directory
7 21 (25.61%) Migration
7 21 (25.61%) PowerShell
7 21 (25.61%) Windows Server
8 19 (23.17%) MS Exchange
9 18 (21.95%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (20.73%) SCCM
11 15 (18.29%) SCOM
11 15 (18.29%) VMware
11 15 (18.29%) DNS
12 14 (17.07%) Cisco
12 14 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2003
12 14 (17.07%) Identity Access Management
13 13 (15.85%) Exchange Server 2010
13 13 (15.85%) SharePoint
13 13 (15.85%) SQL
14 12 (14.63%) MPLS
14 12 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2013
15 11 (13.41%) Skype for Business
15 11 (13.41%) DHCP
15 11 (13.41%) Change Management
16 10 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
16 10 (12.20%) MS Excel

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 19 (23.17%) MS Exchange
2 14 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2003
3 13 (15.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (15.85%) SharePoint
4 12 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (13.41%) Skype for Business
6 8 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (8.54%) Office Communications Server
8 3 (3.66%) IIS
9 2 (2.44%) GroupWise
Applications
1 10 (12.20%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.88%) MS Office
3 1 (1.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 35 (42.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (34.15%) Azure Active Directory
2 28 (34.15%) Office 365
3 7 (8.54%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (8.54%) IaaS
3 7 (8.54%) PaaS
4 2 (2.44%) SaaS
5 1 (1.22%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.29%) DNS
2 12 (14.63%) MPLS
3 11 (13.41%) DHCP
4 9 (10.98%) VPN
5 7 (8.54%) Firewall
5 7 (8.54%) LAN
5 7 (8.54%) Network Security
5 7 (8.54%) VLAN
5 7 (8.54%) WAN
6 6 (7.32%) LDAP
7 5 (6.10%) IP Telephony
8 4 (4.88%) Skype
9 2 (2.44%) VoIP
9 2 (2.44%) X.500
10 1 (1.22%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.98%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.10%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.22%) Big Data
5 1 (1.22%) DB2
5 1 (1.22%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (4.88%) Finance
2 3 (3.66%) Retail
3 2 (2.44%) Banking
3 2 (2.44%) Games
3 2 (2.44%) iGaming
4 1 (1.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 26 (31.71%) Consultant
2 18 (21.95%) Architect
3 7 (8.54%) Cloud Architect
3 7 (8.54%) Office 365 Consultant
4 6 (7.32%) Microsoft Consultant
5 5 (6.10%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
5 5 (6.10%) Identity Management Consultant
5 5 (6.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (6.10%) Management Consultant
6 4 (4.88%) Active Directory Consultant
6 4 (4.88%) Azure Architect
7 3 (3.66%) Azure Consultant
7 3 (3.66%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (3.66%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (3.66%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (3.66%) Project Engineer
7 3 (3.66%) Security Consultant
7 3 (3.66%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (3.66%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (2.44%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.88%) .NET
2 2 (2.44%) COM
2 2 (2.44%) Web Services
3 1 (1.22%) REST
3 1 (1.22%) SOAP
3 1 (1.22%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.98%) Replication
2 7 (8.54%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.54%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.44%) BYOD
5 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.22%) PKI
5 1 (1.22%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (37.80%) Windows
2 21 (25.61%) Windows Server
3 18 (21.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (10.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (8.54%) VMS
7 5 (6.10%) Linux
8 1 (1.22%) Unix
8 1 (1.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (47.56%) Identity Management
2 21 (25.61%) Migration
3 14 (17.07%) Identity Access Management
4 11 (13.41%) Change Management
5 10 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (8.54%) Configuration Management
6 7 (8.54%) Software Deployment
7 6 (7.32%) Presales
7 6 (7.32%) Workflow
8 5 (6.10%) Email Migration
8 5 (6.10%) ITIL
8 5 (6.10%) PRINCE2
8 5 (6.10%) Release Management
8 5 (6.10%) Server Building
8 5 (6.10%) Use Case
9 4 (4.88%) Data Protection
9 4 (4.88%) Open Source
10 3 (3.66%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (3.66%) Customer Engagement
10 3 (3.66%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (25.61%) PowerShell
2 13 (15.85%) SQL
3 3 (3.66%) C#
4 2 (2.44%) Java
5 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (7.32%) MCITP
1 6 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (7.32%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.10%) MCTS
3 3 (3.66%) Degree
3 3 (3.66%) MCSE
3 3 (3.66%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.44%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.22%) CCNA
5 1 (1.22%) CCNP
5 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.22%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 58 (70.73%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.98%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.44%) UAG
4 2 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (20.73%) SCCM
2 15 (18.29%) SCOM
3 7 (8.54%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (8.54%) Puppet
3 7 (8.54%) Tivoli
4 4 (4.88%) Opsview
5 2 (2.44%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 2 (2.44%) Windows Intune
6 1 (1.22%) MIIS
6 1 (1.22%) SCSM
6 1 (1.22%) Sun Identity Manager
Vendors
1 60 (73.17%) Microsoft
2 15 (18.29%) VMware
3 14 (17.07%) Cisco
4 7 (8.54%) Barracuda Networks
4 7 (8.54%) Citrix
4 7 (8.54%) Oracle
5 5 (6.10%) HP
5 5 (6.10%) Nortel
6 2 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.44%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.22%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.22%) Sun
7 1 (1.22%) Symantec
London
X4 Group
Rate: £300 - 325 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Montash
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
England
iKonnect Global Solutions
Rate: £400 - £650 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago