The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Identity Foundation skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Identity Foundation over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Identity Foundation (WIF)
Rank 652 639 596
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -43
Contract jobs citing Windows Identity Foundation 4 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.018% 0.004%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.026% 0.067% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Median daily rate £388 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +3.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £425 -
% change year-on-year
-8.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15104 14912 14481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.70% 27.01% 27.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 10701 9800 9630
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 206 180
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.86 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.20 £47.88 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

Windows Identity Foundation
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Windows Identity Foundation as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Windows Identity Foundation Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Windows Identity Foundation
Daily Rate Trend

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

Windows Identity Foundation Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Windows Identity Foundation
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Windows Identity Foundation Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Windows Identity Foundation
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Identity Foundation within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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
South East -2 4 £388 -8.82%
England -20 4 £388 -3.12% 1
Hampshire -8 3 £388 -8.82%
Berkshire -7 1 - -
Andover -8 1 £350 -17.64%
Reading - 1 - -

Windows Identity Foundation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Identity Foundation 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 Windows Identity Foundation.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) C#
2 10 (90.91%) IIS
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
3 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 9 (81.82%) T-SQL
3 9 (81.82%) Web Development
3 9 (81.82%) Ajax
4 6 (54.55%) ITIL
4 6 (54.55%) MVC
4 6 (54.55%) PHP
4 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 6 (54.55%) DNS
4 6 (54.55%) WCF
5 5 (45.45%) WPF
5 5 (45.45%) LINQ
5 5 (45.45%) Wireshark
5 5 (45.45%) Fiddler
5 5 (45.45%) Selenium
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (45.45%) Entity Framework
5 5 (45.45%) REST
5 5 (45.45%) SpecFlow
5 5 (45.45%) FastCGI
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (45.45%) SSL

Windows Identity Foundation
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 10 (90.91%) IIS
2 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 4 (36.36%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) DNS
2 5 (45.45%) HTTP
2 5 (45.45%) SSL
2 5 (45.45%) Wireshark
3 1 (9.09%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
3 1 (9.09%) NAS
3 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (36.36%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Fiddler
1 5 (45.45%) Selenium
1 5 (45.45%) SpecFlow
1 5 (45.45%) Visual Studio
2 4 (36.36%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 4 (36.36%) Jasmine
3 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
3 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (9.09%) MSTest
4 1 (9.09%) NUnit
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (36.36%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Azure Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Azure Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Development Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Development Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Field Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Field Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
1 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET
2 9 (81.82%) Ajax
3 6 (54.55%) WCF
4 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
4 5 (45.45%) ADO.NET
4 5 (45.45%) Entity Framework
4 5 (45.45%) FastCGI
4 5 (45.45%) LINQ
4 5 (45.45%) REST
4 5 (45.45%) WPF
5 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (36.36%) Breeze.js
5 4 (36.36%) Durandal
5 4 (36.36%) jQuery
5 4 (36.36%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (36.36%) React
5 4 (36.36%) SAML
5 4 (36.36%) Web Services
6 3 (27.27%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Client/Server
2 4 (36.36%) N-Tier
3 1 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Web Development
2 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) MVC
3 4 (36.36%) CRM
3 4 (36.36%) Integration Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Wireframes
4 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (27.27%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (27.27%) Release Management
4 3 (27.27%) Service Management
5 2 (18.18%) Service Design
6 1 (9.09%) ATDD
6 1 (9.09%) Coaching
6 1 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (9.09%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (9.09%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (90.91%) C#
3 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 9 (81.82%) T-SQL
4 6 (54.55%) PHP
5 5 (45.45%) Java
5 5 (45.45%) Python
5 5 (45.45%) Ruby
6 4 (36.36%) TypeScript
7 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
8 2 (18.18%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) MCITP
2 3 (27.27%) MCTS
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) NFS
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) EMC
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Progress
2 1 (9.09%) VMware