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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Forefront Identity Manager over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Forefront Identity Manager (Microsoft FIM)
Rank 553 522 519
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -3
Contract jobs citing Forefront Identity Manager 19 52 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.10% 0.044%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.47% 1.40% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 25 10
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£525 £475 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +65.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £750 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £540 £438 £200
% change year-on-year
+23.42% +118.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average 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
4073 3716 2931
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.90% 7.30% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2424 2061 1641
Average daily rate £417 £383 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.01% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £501 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £344 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.63% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 155 187
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £40.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.35 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-3.64% +3.77%

Forefront Identity Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Forefront Identity Manager within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 26 February 2015.

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 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 26 February 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -37 19 £525 +10.52% 7
London -13 7 £375 -46.42% 2
South East -33 5 £525 +16.66% 3
Surrey - 3 £525 - 2
West Midlands -3 2 - -
North West -15 2 £675 +86.20%
East Midlands - 2 £675 -
Liverpool - 2 £675 -
Merseyside - 2 £675 -
Birmingham - 2 - -
Brighton - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Cheltenham - - - -
Hull - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Leicester - - - -
M4 Corridor - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
City of London - - - - 1
Maidenhead - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Poole - - - -
Staines - - - -
Wigton - - - -
York - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - -

Forefront Identity Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 36 (73.47%) Active Directory
1 36 (73.47%) Microsoft
2 27 (55.10%) Windows
3 23 (46.94%) SharePoint
4 21 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 21 (42.86%) Office 365
5 20 (40.82%) Lync
6 19 (38.78%) Microsoft Azure
6 19 (38.78%) SCCM
7 18 (36.73%) Exchange Server 2010
8 17 (34.69%) VMware
9 15 (30.61%) PowerShell
9 15 (30.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (30.61%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
10 14 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
11 13 (26.53%) Hyper-V
12 12 (24.49%) Office Communications Server
12 12 (24.49%) DNS
13 11 (22.45%) PKI
14 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2003
15 9 (18.37%) SQL
15 9 (18.37%) SCOM
16 8 (16.33%) Exchange Server 2003
16 8 (16.33%) Change Management
16 8 (16.33%) Identity Management
16 8 (16.33%) Symantec
17 7 (14.29%) Blackberry
17 7 (14.29%) Migration
17 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared

Forefront Identity Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 23 (46.94%) SharePoint
2 21 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 20 (40.82%) Lync
4 18 (36.73%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 14 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (24.49%) Office Communications Server
7 8 (16.33%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (8.16%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (6.12%) IIS
10 2 (4.08%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (2.04%) IBM Notes
11 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.04%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 21 (42.86%) Office 365
2 19 (38.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (10.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.49%) DNS
2 6 (12.24%) DHCP
3 3 (6.12%) SSH
3 3 (6.12%) Unified Communications
4 2 (4.08%) NetScaler
4 2 (4.08%) LDAP
4 2 (4.08%) SAN
5 1 (2.04%) Firewall
5 1 (2.04%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.04%) NAS
5 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) ClearCase
General
1 5 (10.20%) Banking
2 3 (6.12%) Retail
2 3 (6.12%) Investment Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Finance
4 1 (2.04%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Architect
2 11 (22.45%) Consultant
3 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Consultant
4 4 (8.16%) Messaging Architect
4 4 (8.16%) Senior Architect
5 3 (6.12%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Messaging Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Field Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Security Consultant
6 2 (4.08%) Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Technical Architect
6 2 (4.08%) Technical Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Help Desk Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Designer
7 1 (2.04%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
7 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Specialist
7 1 (2.04%) Service Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) Middleware
2 3 (6.12%) Application Packaging
3 2 (4.08%) .NET
3 2 (4.08%) Web Services
4 1 (2.04%) BAPI
4 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) PKI
2 7 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.20%) Replication
4 2 (4.08%) Clustering
4 2 (4.08%) Fat Client
4 2 (4.08%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.04%) CMDB
5 1 (2.04%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 27 (55.10%) Windows
2 15 (30.61%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (30.61%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (12.24%) Windows 7
5 5 (10.20%) Android
6 4 (8.16%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.08%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.04%) SUSE
8 1 (2.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.33%) Change Management
1 8 (16.33%) Identity Management
2 7 (14.29%) Migration
3 6 (12.24%) Configuration Management
4 5 (10.20%) Performance Management
5 4 (8.16%) Requirements Engineering
5 4 (8.16%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (8.16%) Project Management
5 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (8.16%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (8.16%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (6.12%) Service Management
6 3 (6.12%) ITIL
6 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.12%) High Availability
6 3 (6.12%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.08%) Workflow
7 2 (4.08%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (2.04%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.04%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.61%) PowerShell
2 9 (18.37%) SQL
3 3 (6.12%) VBScript
4 1 (2.04%) C#
4 1 (2.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.16%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) MCSE
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.04%) MCTS
4 1 (2.04%) MCITP
4 1 (2.04%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
1 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 36 (73.47%) Active Directory
2 13 (26.53%) Hyper-V
3 5 (10.20%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (6.12%) UAG
6 2 (4.08%) XenApp
6 2 (4.08%) Terminal Server
7 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 19 (38.78%) SCCM
2 9 (18.37%) SCOM
3 5 (10.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (6.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (6.12%) SCOrch
4 3 (6.12%) SCSM
4 3 (6.12%) Puppet
4 3 (6.12%) MIIS
5 2 (4.08%) Windows Intune
5 2 (4.08%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 36 (73.47%) Microsoft
2 17 (34.69%) VMware
3 8 (16.33%) Symantec
4 5 (10.20%) IronPort
5 3 (6.12%) HP
5 3 (6.12%) Dell
5 3 (6.12%) Citrix
6 2 (4.08%) SAP
6 2 (4.08%) Remedy
7 1 (2.04%) McAfee
7 1 (2.04%) Sophos
7 1 (2.04%) Altiris
7 1 (2.04%) Sun
7 1 (2.04%) Cisco
7 1 (2.04%) Oracle
7 1 (2.04%) Business Objects
7 1 (2.04%) BMC
7 1 (2.04%) Lotus
7 1 (2.04%) JD Edwards
7 1 (2.04%) Nintex
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