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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Forefront Identity Manager (Microsoft FIM)
Rank 560 524 514
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -10
Contract jobs citing Forefront Identity Manager 11 35 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.072% 0.037%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.27% 0.98% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 21 5
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£500 £525 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +162.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £425 £200
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +112.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
4043 3565 2975
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.07% 7.30% 6.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2454 2048 1610
Average daily rate £425 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 139 209
Average hourly rate £20.03 £18.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.27% -26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.15 £33.78 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -16.00%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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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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
England -41 11 £500 -4.76% 5
London +2 6 £439 -37.32% 3
South East -16 4 £500 +11.11% 1
Surrey - 3 £500 -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
City of London - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
M4 Corridor - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
North West - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Brighton - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Cheltenham - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Leicester - - - -
Liverpool - - - -
Maidenhead - - - - 1
Manchester - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Poole - - - -
Staines - - - -
Watford - - - -
Wigton - - - -
York - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - -

Forefront Identity Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 38 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 36 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 27 (50.00%) Windows
4 25 (46.30%) MS Exchange
5 24 (44.44%) Lync
6 23 (42.59%) Office 365
7 20 (37.04%) Exchange Server 2010
8 19 (35.19%) Exchange Server 2013
9 18 (33.33%) PowerShell
9 18 (33.33%) SharePoint
10 17 (31.48%) Microsoft Azure
11 15 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2007
12 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (25.93%) VMware
13 13 (24.07%) Office Communications Server
13 13 (24.07%) SCCM
14 12 (22.22%) Blackberry
14 12 (22.22%) DNS
14 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
15 11 (20.37%) Identity Management
15 11 (20.37%) PKI
15 11 (20.37%) Hyper-V
16 10 (18.52%) Symantec
17 9 (16.67%) SCOM
18 8 (14.81%) Security Cleared
18 8 (14.81%) Migration
18 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
18 8 (14.81%) Middleware
19 7 (12.96%) Configuration Management
19 7 (12.96%) Change Management

Forefront Identity Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 25 (46.30%) MS Exchange
2 24 (44.44%) Lync
3 20 (37.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (35.19%) Exchange Server 2013
5 18 (33.33%) SharePoint
6 15 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2007
7 13 (24.07%) Office Communications Server
8 7 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (9.26%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (9.26%) IBM Notes
10 2 (3.70%) IIS
11 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (3.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 23 (42.59%) Office 365
2 17 (31.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (12.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (22.22%) DNS
2 5 (9.26%) Unified Communications
3 4 (7.41%) LDAP
4 3 (5.56%) SSH
4 3 (5.56%) DHCP
5 2 (3.70%) SAN
5 2 (3.70%) Kerberos
6 1 (1.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) ClearCase
General
1 7 (12.96%) Banking
2 5 (9.26%) Investment Banking
2 5 (9.26%) Retail
3 1 (1.85%) Finance
3 1 (1.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (29.63%) Consultant
2 15 (27.78%) Architect
3 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Consultant
4 5 (9.26%) Messaging Architect
5 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Messaging Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Platform Architect
6 3 (5.56%) Designer
6 3 (5.56%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Field Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Service Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Security Consultant
7 2 (3.70%) Operations Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.70%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (3.70%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.81%) Middleware
2 3 (5.56%) Application Packaging
3 2 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) Blackberry
2 11 (20.37%) PKI
3 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (9.26%) Replication
5 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.85%) Open Source
6 1 (1.85%) CMDB
6 1 (1.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 27 (50.00%) Windows
2 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (12.96%) Android
6 2 (3.70%) Linux
7 1 (1.85%) zOS
7 1 (1.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.37%) Identity Management
2 8 (14.81%) Migration
3 7 (12.96%) Configuration Management
3 7 (12.96%) Change Management
4 5 (9.26%) Email Migration
4 5 (9.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (7.41%) Unit Testing
6 3 (5.56%) High Availability
6 3 (5.56%) Project Management
7 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.70%) ERP
7 2 (3.70%) Service Management
7 2 (3.70%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.70%) Workflow
7 2 (3.70%) Business Continuity
7 2 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.70%) Supplier Management
7 2 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (3.70%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 4 (7.41%) SQL
3 3 (5.56%) VBScript
4 2 (3.70%) C#
4 2 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.26%) DV Cleared
3 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.70%) MCSE
4 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.85%) MCITP
5 1 (1.85%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
1 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (20.37%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.56%) UAG
3 3 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (3.70%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (24.07%) SCCM
2 9 (16.67%) SCOM
3 7 (12.96%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (7.41%) SCOrch
4 4 (7.41%) SCSM
5 3 (5.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (5.56%) Puppet
6 2 (3.70%) MIIS
6 2 (3.70%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.85%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 38 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 14 (25.93%) VMware
3 10 (18.52%) Symantec
4 7 (12.96%) IronPort
5 5 (9.26%) Lotus
6 3 (5.56%) Remedy
6 3 (5.56%) HP
6 3 (5.56%) Dell
7 2 (3.70%) SAP
7 2 (3.70%) BMC
7 2 (3.70%) McAfee
7 2 (3.70%) Sophos
7 2 (3.70%) JD Edwards
7 2 (3.70%) Altiris
8 1 (1.85%) Nintex
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