Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Forefront Identity Manager skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Forefront Identity Manager over the 6 months to 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Forefront Identity Manager (Microsoft FIM)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 - 94
Rank change year-on-year - +94 -
Contract jobs citing Forefront Identity Manager 7 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.54% - 0.067%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.05% - 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Cheshire median daily rate £450 - £300
North West median daily rate £450 £450 £291
% change year-on-year - +54.51% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - £14.75

Forefront Identity Manager is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 173 154 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 13.43% 11.48% 7.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 116 72
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% -2.86%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £175
90th Percentile £515 £575 £550
North West median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 5 1
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.62% - -47.47%
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.62
% change year-on-year -7.89% -3.14% +63.46%

Forefront Identity Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Forefront Identity Manager as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Forefront Identity Manager in Cheshire

Forefront Identity Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Forefront Identity Manager in Cheshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Forefront Identity Manager in Cheshire

Forefront Identity Manager
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 6 months to 16 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 3 - -
Forefront Identity Manager
North West

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Forefront Identity Manager also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Forefront Identity Manager.

1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 7 (100.00%) Office 365
2 6 (85.71%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) Dell
4 2 (28.57%) Symantec
4 2 (28.57%) McAfee
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (28.57%) IaaS
4 2 (28.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (28.57%) Trustwave
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (28.57%) SaaS
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (28.57%) Splunk
5 1 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 1 (14.29%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) Wealth Management
5 1 (14.29%) Law
5 1 (14.29%) Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking

Forefront Identity Manager
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Office 365
2 2 (28.57%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) IaaS
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (28.57%) SaaS
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Architect
1 5 (71.43%) Messaging Architect
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Architect
2 4 (57.14%) Office 365 Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Azure Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Product Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (14.29%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Dell
2 2 (28.57%) McAfee
2 2 (28.57%) Splunk
2 2 (28.57%) Symantec
2 2 (28.57%) Trustwave