The table below looks at the statistics for Identity Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Identity Management over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Identity Management
Rank 436 472 485
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +13
Contract jobs citing Identity Management 215 151 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.27% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.35% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 92 84
Median daily rate £478 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £253 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £598 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £24.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 - -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
43957 43706 42107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.92% 79.33% 77.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 29196 27767 26626
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1024 1244 1239
Median hourly rate £28.50 £29.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.83 £12.36 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

Identity Management
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Identity Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Identity Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Identity Management
Daily Rate Trend

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

Identity Management Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Identity Management
Daily Rate Histogram

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

Identity Management Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Identity Management
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Identity Management Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Identity Management
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Identity Management within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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 +60 200 £495 +10.00% 27
London +27 101 £500 +5.26% 16
South East -3 40 £500 +11.11% 11
Berkshire +5 20 £500 +8.10% 10
City of London +37 14 £500 +11.11% 3
Surrey -6 14 £500 -9.09%
Yorkshire +17 13 £495 -
North West -5 13 £435 +2.35%
North East - 13 £790 -
Scotland -9 12 £420 -6.81% 5
Newcastle upon Tyne - 12 £780 -
Tyne and Wear - 12 £780 -
Cheshire 0 9 £435 +2.35%
West Yorkshire - 9 £480 -
East of England +3 7 £425 +16.86%
Leatherhead -20 7 £425 -22.72%
Edinburgh - 7 £475 - 2
West Midlands -8 6 £115 -74.44%
South West -12 6 £538 +141.57%
Warwickshire -1 5 £115 -74.44%
Warrington - 5 £425 -
Gloucestershire +6 4 £425 -
Hampshire -3 4 £450 +33.33% 1
Basingstoke -11 4 £450 - 1
Bradford - 4 £400 -
Staines - 4 £550 -
Bracknell - 4 - - 1
Reading - 4 £544 - 7
Bedfordshire +4 3 £413 +3.12%
Chester - 3 £435 -

Identity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Identity Management 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 Identity Management.

1 142 (38.90%) Active Directory
2 117 (32.05%) Microsoft
3 95 (26.03%) Windows
4 71 (19.45%) Oracle
4 71 (19.45%) Identity Access Management
5 68 (18.63%) LDAP
6 60 (16.44%) Finance
7 57 (15.62%) Security Cleared
8 56 (15.34%) Linux
9 52 (14.25%) PKI
10 51 (13.97%) Information Security
11 50 (13.70%) Unix
12 46 (12.60%) Microsoft Azure
12 46 (12.60%) Office 365
13 43 (11.78%) Java
14 42 (11.51%) Windows Server
15 40 (10.96%) Migration
15 40 (10.96%) Firewall
15 40 (10.96%) PowerShell
16 39 (10.68%) CISSP
16 39 (10.68%) Forefront Identity Manager
17 38 (10.41%) Cybersecurity
18 36 (9.86%) MS Exchange
18 36 (9.86%) VMware
19 35 (9.59%) MS Excel
19 35 (9.59%) SC Cleared
20 32 (8.77%) Management Information System
21 30 (8.22%) SCCM
22 29 (7.95%) VMware Infrastructure
22 29 (7.95%) Web Services

Identity Management
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 36 (9.86%) MS Exchange
2 25 (6.85%) Apache
3 24 (6.58%) SharePoint
3 24 (6.58%) Skype for Business
4 13 (3.56%) WebLogic
5 12 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (2.19%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.37%) GroupWise
7 5 (1.37%) IBM Notes
8 4 (1.10%) CMS
8 4 (1.10%) Confluence
8 4 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (1.10%) IBM Domino
8 4 (1.10%) IIS
9 3 (0.82%) CICS
9 3 (0.82%) nginx
9 3 (0.82%) Office Communications Server
9 3 (0.82%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (0.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 35 (9.59%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.01%) MS Office
3 5 (1.37%) MS Project
4 4 (1.10%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.10%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (0.82%) SAP GRC
3 2 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.55%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.27%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.27%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 46 (12.60%) Microsoft Azure
1 46 (12.60%) Office 365
2 21 (5.75%) Azure Active Directory
3 17 (4.66%) SaaS
4 12 (3.29%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (2.19%) PaaS
6 7 (1.92%) IaaS
7 4 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.27%) GitHub
8 1 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 68 (18.63%) LDAP
2 40 (10.96%) Firewall
3 25 (6.85%) DNS
4 24 (6.58%) Skype
5 21 (5.75%) Internet
6 18 (4.93%) Intrusion Detection
7 17 (4.66%) HTTP
8 16 (4.38%) Wireless
9 14 (3.84%) SAN
9 14 (3.84%) SSH
9 14 (3.84%) VPN
10 13 (3.56%) Network Security
11 11 (3.01%) Reverse Proxy
11 11 (3.01%) SSL
12 10 (2.74%) Kerberos
12 10 (2.74%) Wireless Security
12 10 (2.74%) X.500
13 9 (2.47%) MPLS
14 8 (2.19%) Unified Communications
15 6 (1.64%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (6.03%) Oracle Database
2 11 (3.01%) SQL Server
3 9 (2.47%) DB2
4 6 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (1.37%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (1.10%) Hadoop
6 4 (1.10%) MySQL
7 3 (0.82%) SAP HANA
7 3 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.55%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (0.55%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.27%) GIS
9 1 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.27%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.27%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.27%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (2.74%) Git (software)
2 7 (1.92%) JIRA
3 6 (1.64%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.82%) Subversion
5 2 (0.55%) AppScan
5 2 (0.55%) Bitbucket
5 2 (0.55%) Maven
5 2 (0.55%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.27%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.27%) Burp Suite
6 1 (0.27%) JDeveloper
6 1 (0.27%) JUnit
6 1 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 60 (16.44%) Finance
2 16 (4.38%) Retail
3 15 (4.11%) Banking
4 8 (2.19%) Legal
5 7 (1.92%) Financial Institution
5 7 (1.92%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.10%) Games
7 3 (0.82%) Marketing
8 2 (0.55%) Advertising
8 2 (0.55%) German Language
8 2 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.27%) Back Office
9 1 (0.27%) Billing
9 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 78 (21.37%) Architect
2 70 (19.18%) Consultant
3 35 (9.59%) Analyst
4 25 (6.85%) Security Engineer
5 24 (6.58%) Security Architect
5 24 (6.58%) Security Consultant
6 21 (5.75%) Developer
6 21 (5.75%) Project Manager
7 18 (4.93%) Business Analyst
8 16 (4.38%) Identity Management Consultant
8 16 (4.38%) Management Consultant
8 16 (4.38%) Solutions Architect
9 14 (3.84%) Support Engineer
10 12 (3.29%) Technical Architect
11 11 (3.01%) Identity and Access Management Analyst
12 10 (2.74%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
12 10 (2.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (2.74%) Security Support Engineer
12 10 (2.74%) Senior Architect
13 9 (2.47%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (7.95%) Web Services
2 27 (7.40%) SAML
3 20 (5.48%) .NET
4 19 (5.21%) Middleware
5 17 (4.66%) SailPoint
6 13 (3.56%) OAuth
7 12 (3.29%) SOAP
8 11 (3.01%) REST
8 11 (3.01%) XML
9 6 (1.64%) J2EE
9 6 (1.64%) LAMP
10 4 (1.10%) Java EE
10 4 (1.10%) JSON
11 3 (0.82%) HTML
11 3 (0.82%) JAAS
11 3 (0.82%) LEMP Stack
11 3 (0.82%) OpenID
11 3 (0.82%) Pandas
11 3 (0.82%) XSLT
12 2 (0.55%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 52 (14.25%) PKI
2 32 (8.77%) Management Information System
3 26 (7.12%) Data Centre
4 21 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (3.56%) CESG
5 13 (3.56%) Replication
6 11 (3.01%) Computer Science
6 11 (3.01%) Mainframe
7 7 (1.92%) Clustering
7 7 (1.92%) Hybrid Cloud
7 7 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
7 7 (1.92%) Wiki
8 6 (1.64%) Hedge funds
9 5 (1.37%) Cryptography
9 5 (1.37%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.10%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.10%) DataPower
10 4 (1.10%) Security Operations Centre
11 2 (0.55%) FMCG
11 2 (0.55%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 95 (26.03%) Windows
2 56 (15.34%) Linux
3 50 (13.70%) Unix
4 42 (11.51%) Windows Server
5 20 (5.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (5.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (3.29%) Windows 7
8 9 (2.47%) Android
8 9 (2.47%) Apple iOS
8 9 (2.47%) Solaris
8 9 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (1.92%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.82%) AIX
10 3 (0.82%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.27%) CentOS
11 1 (0.27%) MVS
11 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (19.45%) Identity Access Management
2 51 (13.97%) Information Security
3 40 (10.96%) Migration
4 38 (10.41%) Cybersecurity
5 26 (7.12%) Security Operations
6 25 (6.85%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (6.58%) Project Management
8 22 (6.03%) SDLC
9 21 (5.75%) Security Architecture
9 21 (5.75%) TOGAF
10 20 (5.48%) Enterprise Architecture
11 19 (5.21%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 19 (5.21%) Risk Management
11 19 (5.21%) Security Management
12 18 (4.93%) ITIL
12 18 (4.93%) PRINCE2
13 17 (4.66%) Protective Monitoring
13 17 (4.66%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (4.11%) Data Protection
14 15 (4.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 43 (11.78%) Java
2 40 (10.96%) PowerShell
3 26 (7.12%) SQL
4 15 (4.11%) Perl
5 12 (3.29%) Python
6 10 (2.74%) PHP
6 10 (2.74%) Ruby
7 9 (2.47%) Bash Shell
7 9 (2.47%) Shell Script
8 8 (2.19%) JavaScript
9 6 (1.64%) C++
9 6 (1.64%) VBA
10 5 (1.37%) C#
11 3 (0.82%) AWK
11 3 (0.82%) C
11 3 (0.82%) sed
12 2 (0.55%) Korn
12 2 (0.55%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.27%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 57 (15.62%) Security Cleared
2 39 (10.68%) CISSP
3 35 (9.59%) SC Cleared
4 19 (5.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (4.38%) Degree
5 16 (4.38%) MCSE
6 15 (4.11%) DV Cleared
7 14 (3.84%) CREST Certified
7 14 (3.84%) CRISC
8 13 (3.56%) CESG Certified Professional
9 11 (3.01%) CISM
10 6 (1.64%) CISA
11 5 (1.37%) CCNA
11 5 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (1.10%) CLAS
12 4 (1.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (1.10%) MCSA
13 3 (0.82%) MCP
13 3 (0.82%) PMP
13 3 (0.82%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (1.92%) COBIT
3 6 (1.64%) QA
4 4 (1.10%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.82%) PMBOK
5 3 (0.82%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.55%) BS7799
6 2 (0.55%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.55%) SSAE 16
7 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 142 (38.90%) Active Directory
2 29 (7.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (4.11%) Hyper-V
4 10 (2.74%) ISA Server
4 10 (2.74%) UAG
5 9 (2.47%) vSphere
6 7 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (1.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 6 (1.64%) Veritas File System
7 6 (1.64%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 6 (1.64%) VMware ESX
8 4 (1.10%) XenApp
9 3 (0.82%) RACF
9 3 (0.82%) Xen
10 2 (0.55%) Firmware
10 2 (0.55%) KVM
10 2 (0.55%) NDS
10 2 (0.55%) NetIQ eDirectory
10 2 (0.55%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 39 (10.68%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 30 (8.22%) SCCM
3 23 (6.30%) Oracle Identity Management
4 16 (4.38%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 15 (4.11%) SCOM
6 10 (2.74%) WSUS
7 9 (2.47%) Nagios
8 7 (1.92%) Ansible
8 7 (1.92%) Puppet
9 6 (1.64%) Backup Exec
9 6 (1.64%) TADDM
10 5 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
11 3 (0.82%) Windows Intune
12 2 (0.55%) HP Fortify
12 2 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
12 2 (0.55%) WebInspect
13 1 (0.27%) Sun Identity Manager
Vendors
1 117 (32.05%) Microsoft
2 71 (19.45%) Oracle
3 36 (9.86%) VMware
4 19 (5.21%) Citrix
5 14 (3.84%) Cisco
6 13 (3.56%) HP
7 10 (2.74%) Dell
7 10 (2.74%) Red Hat
7 10 (2.74%) SAP
8 9 (2.47%) F5
8 9 (2.47%) Google
9 8 (2.19%) Intel Security
10 6 (1.64%) CheckPoint
10 6 (1.64%) Cyber-Ark
10 6 (1.64%) Lotus
10 6 (1.64%) Nortel
10 6 (1.64%) Veritas
11 4 (1.10%) Avaya
11 4 (1.10%) IBM
11 4 (1.10%) Novell
East London
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £525 per day + none
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Erskine
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £350 - £360 per day
Posted: 17 days ago