The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Identity Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Identity Management over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 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.

Identity Management
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 80 76
Rank change year-on-year +34 -4  
Contract jobs citing Identity Management 10 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.59% 0.22% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 0.26% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Median daily rate £300 £435 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.03% +97.72%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.66 -

Identity Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 527 769 840
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 83.65% 83.86% 84.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 560 505
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 13 32
Median hourly rate £32.00 £26.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.62% +52.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £62.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Identity Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Identity Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Identity Management in Cheshire

Identity Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Identity Management in Cheshire

Identity Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Identity Management in Cheshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Identity Management in Cheshire

Identity Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Identity Management in Cheshire

Identity Management
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 Identity Management within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 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
Chester +19 4 £295 -32.18%
Identity Management
North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Identity Management.

1 6 (50.00%) Banking
1 6 (50.00%) OAuth
1 6 (50.00%) REST
1 6 (50.00%) API Development
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Citrix
2 5 (41.67%) Symantec
3 4 (33.33%) Web Services
3 4 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (33.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (33.33%) Cryptography
4 3 (25.00%) Local Government
4 3 (25.00%) Office 365
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) OWASP
5 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 2 (16.67%) Security Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Legal
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
5 2 (16.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (16.67%) DKIM
5 2 (16.67%) DMARC
5 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 7

Identity Management
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 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (8.33%) IaaS
3 1 (8.33%) PaaS
3 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DKIM
1 2 (16.67%) DMARC
2 1 (8.33%) NAS
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
1 1 (8.33%) OLAP
1 1 (8.33%) OLTP
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (8.33%) SSDT
General
1 6 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Local Government
3 2 (16.67%) Legal
4 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Consultant
1 4 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Exchange Migration Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Migration Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Office 365 Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Security Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) OAuth
1 6 (50.00%) REST
2 4 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
1 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) API Development
2 4 (33.33%) Cryptography
3 3 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (16.67%) OWASP
4 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 2 (16.67%) Security Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (8.33%) High Availability
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (8.33%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (8.33%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Citrix
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
1 5 (41.67%) Symantec
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) EMC
2 1 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) RedGate
2 1 (8.33%) VMware