Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 18 November 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.

Microsoft Forefront Identity Manager (Microsoft FIM)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 801 817 782
Rank change year-on-year +16 -35 -10
Contract jobs citing Forefront Identity Manager 30 56 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.032% 0.057% 0.079%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.28% 0.52% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 25 49
England median daily rate £425 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £310 £273 £325
90th Percentile £500 £583 £523
UK median daily rate £438 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +9.38% -11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
England median hourly rate - £14.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -41.00% +11.11%
UK median hourly rate - £14.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year - -41.00% +11.11%

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 England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 10642 10872 9065
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 11.34% 11.08% 8.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 7286 7011 5595
England median daily rate £475 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +4.43%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £238
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £475 £442 £400
% change year-on-year +7.47% +10.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 260 244 308
England median hourly rate £17.00 £20.73 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.99% +3.65% +1.50%
10th Percentile £10.86 £12.83 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £44.50 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £19.03
% change year-on-year -16.67% +10.35% -4.42%

Forefront Identity Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Forefront Identity Manager in England

Forefront Identity Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Forefront Identity Manager in England

Forefront Identity Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Forefront Identity Manager in England over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Forefront Identity Manager in England

Forefront Identity Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Forefront Identity Manager in England

Forefront Identity Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
London -27 15 £375 -6.25%
North of England +63 6 £450 +20.00% 1
North West +28 6 £450 +54.51% 1
South East +9 5 £513 +13.89%
West Midlands +36 1 £500 +2.56%
Midlands +26 1 £500 +2.56%
Forefront Identity Manager
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Forefront Identity Manager 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 England region with a requirement for Forefront Identity Manager.

1 26 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 22 (73.33%) Microsoft
3 18 (60.00%) Windows
4 15 (50.00%) Identity Management
4 15 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (43.33%) Office 365
5 13 (43.33%) Windows Server
6 11 (36.67%) Azure Active Directory
7 10 (33.33%) ITIL
8 9 (30.00%) DHCP
8 9 (30.00%) DNS
8 9 (30.00%) SCCM
9 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
10 7 (23.33%) PKI
10 7 (23.33%) Identity Access Management
11 6 (20.00%) Skype
11 6 (20.00%) Skype for Business
11 6 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (20.00%) McAfee
11 6 (20.00%) Linux
11 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (16.67%) VMware
12 5 (16.67%) Cisco
12 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
12 5 (16.67%) Citrix
12 5 (16.67%) WSUS
12 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
12 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (16.67%) Windows 10

Forefront Identity Manager
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (20.00%) Skype for Business
3 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (43.33%) Office 365
3 11 (36.67%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) DHCP
1 9 (30.00%) DNS
2 6 (20.00%) Skype
3 3 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (3.33%) Firewall
4 1 (3.33%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (3.33%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) HP UFT
1 2 (6.67%) JIRA
1 2 (6.67%) TestRail
2 1 (3.33%) NUnit
2 1 (3.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (16.67%) Consultant
2 4 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (13.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 4 (13.33%) Support Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Technical Support
3 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
3 3 (10.00%) Active Directory Consultant
3 3 (10.00%) Support Specialist
3 3 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (10.00%) Technical Support Specialist
4 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Azure Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Identity Management Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) IT Support
4 2 (6.67%) Management Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Office 365 Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Test Leader
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) OAuth
1 3 (10.00%) SAML
2 2 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) PKI
2 4 (13.33%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) FMCG
4 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (60.00%) Windows
2 13 (43.33%) Windows Server
3 6 (20.00%) Linux
4 5 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (13.33%) SUSE
5 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 10 (33.33%) ITIL
3 7 (23.33%) Identity Access Management
4 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (16.67%) Task Automation
6 4 (13.33%) Business Continuity
6 4 (13.33%) Email Filtering
6 4 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (13.33%) Service Management
6 4 (13.33%) System Testing
7 3 (10.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (6.67%) Analytics
8 2 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (6.67%) Data Protection
8 2 (6.67%) Exploratory Testing
8 2 (6.67%) Functional Testing
8 2 (6.67%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.00%) C#
3 2 (6.67%) VBScript
4 1 (3.33%) SQL
4 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (13.33%) DV Cleared
2 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.33%) Degree
4 1 (3.33%) MCITP
4 1 (3.33%) MCTS
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 26 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.67%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.33%) vSphere
4 1 (3.33%) XenApp
4 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (30.00%) SCCM
2 5 (16.67%) WSUS
3 4 (13.33%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (6.67%) ArcSight ESM
5 2 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (6.67%) SCOM
5 2 (6.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (3.33%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (3.33%) MIIS
6 1 (3.33%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 22 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) McAfee
3 5 (16.67%) Cisco
3 5 (16.67%) Citrix
3 5 (16.67%) VMware
4 4 (13.33%) Clearswift
4 4 (13.33%) IronPort
4 4 (13.33%) Lumension
4 4 (13.33%) Micro Focus
4 4 (13.33%) MobileIron
4 4 (13.33%) NetApp
5 3 (10.00%) HP
6 2 (6.67%) ArcSight
6 2 (6.67%) Dell
6 2 (6.67%) EMC
6 2 (6.67%) Splunk
6 2 (6.67%) Symantec
6 2 (6.67%) Trustwave
7 1 (3.33%) AppSense
7 1 (3.33%) Fujitsu