Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 6 months to 22 January 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.

Identity Management
UK > England
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 526 459 527
Rank change year-on-year -67 +68 +64
Contract jobs citing Identity Management 324 418 336
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.35% 0.47% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.56% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 218 212
England median daily rate £491 £486 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.03% +2.37% -5.00%
10th Percentile £331 £160 £300
90th Percentile £625 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £491 £485 £460
% change year-on-year +1.29% +5.43% -8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 5
England median hourly rate £22.50 £52.00 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.73% +114.61% -
10th Percentile £16.88 £19.58 £14.38
90th Percentile £42.50 £58.22 £27.30
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £52.00 £24.23
% change year-on-year -56.73% +114.61% -

Identity Management is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 77,620 74,396 81,850
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.62% 84.03% 82.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 52,445 49,648 53,873
England median daily rate £450 £434 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.72% +2.09% +6.12%
10th Percentile £293 £269 £263
90th Percentile £638 £619 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,794 2,033 2,509
England median hourly rate £23.50 £25.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.00% +8.70% +15.00%
10th Percentile £11.37 £11.27 £11.25
90th Percentile £49.75 £48.00 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £23.38 £24.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -4.59% +2.08% +20.00%

Identity Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Identity Management in England

Identity Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Identity Management in England

Identity Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Identity Management in England over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Identity Management in England

Identity Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Identity Management in England

Identity Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Identity Management in England over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Identity Management in England

Identity Management
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 Identity Management within the England region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
London -86 182 £525 +7.69% 27
South East -22 44 £425 -10.53% 7
Midlands +13 37 £425 -5.56% 5
North of England -8 30 £500 +3.09% 8
West Midlands +13 23 £475 +8.57% 4
North West -19 19 £506 +9.46% 5
South West +11 18 £400 -27.27%
East Midlands +6 12 £408 -19.51% 1
Yorkshire -12 11 £500 - 2
East of England -22 11 £500 +150.13% 2
Identity Management
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 England region with a requirement for Identity Management.

1 103 (31.79%) Active Directory
2 94 (29.01%) Microsoft
3 89 (27.47%) Windows
4 87 (26.85%) Microsoft Azure
5 63 (19.44%) Oracle
6 62 (19.14%) Finance
6 62 (19.14%) Office 365
7 60 (18.52%) Identity Access Management
8 58 (17.90%) Firewall
9 57 (17.59%) Security Cleared
10 52 (16.05%) ITIL
11 50 (15.43%) SC Cleared
12 46 (14.20%) Amazon AWS
12 46 (14.20%) Linux
13 42 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
14 41 (12.65%) Azure Active Directory
15 39 (12.04%) SQL
16 38 (11.73%) Information Security
17 37 (11.42%) Project Management
17 37 (11.42%) Web Services
18 36 (11.11%) SailPoint
18 36 (11.11%) DevOps
19 33 (10.19%) SQL Server
19 33 (10.19%) Banking
20 32 (9.88%) PKI
20 32 (9.88%) SAML
20 32 (9.88%) VMware
20 32 (9.88%) Migration
21 30 (9.26%) Management Information System
21 30 (9.26%) Cisco

Identity Management
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 21 (6.48%) IIS
2 18 (5.56%) Apache
2 18 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 15 (4.63%) Skype for Business
4 10 (3.09%) SharePoint
5 8 (2.47%) CMS
6 7 (2.16%) WebSphere
7 6 (1.85%) IBM Notes
7 6 (1.85%) nginx
8 4 (1.23%) MS Exchange
8 4 (1.23%) SAS
9 3 (0.93%) JBoss
9 3 (0.93%) Jetty
9 3 (0.93%) Mule
9 3 (0.93%) WildFly
10 2 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.62%) Confluence
10 2 (0.62%) Mule ESB
10 2 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 14 (4.32%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (3.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (3.40%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (1.23%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.31%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.31%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 4 (1.23%) SAP GRC
2 2 (0.62%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.31%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.31%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.31%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 87 (26.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 62 (19.14%) Office 365
3 46 (14.20%) Amazon AWS
4 41 (12.65%) Azure Active Directory
5 22 (6.79%) PaaS
6 14 (4.32%) IaaS
7 13 (4.01%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (3.70%) SaaS
9 2 (0.62%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.62%) Serverless
10 1 (0.31%) Akamai
10 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.31%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.31%) G Suite
10 1 (0.31%) GitHub
10 1 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.31%) npm
10 1 (0.31%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.31%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.31%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 58 (17.90%) Firewall
2 28 (8.64%) DNS
2 28 (8.64%) LAN
3 25 (7.72%) WAN
4 23 (7.10%) SAN
5 20 (6.17%) VPN
6 16 (4.94%) DHCP
6 16 (4.94%) Skype
7 14 (4.32%) Internet
8 13 (4.01%) Network Security
9 12 (3.70%) TCP/IP
10 11 (3.40%) MPLS
11 10 (3.09%) NAS
11 10 (3.09%) VLAN
12 9 (2.78%) SNMP
12 9 (2.78%) SSL
13 7 (2.16%) Kerberos
13 7 (2.16%) Wireless
14 5 (1.54%) Cisco ASA
14 5 (1.54%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (10.19%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.86%) Oracle Database
3 11 (3.40%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.23%) SAP HANA
8 3 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (0.93%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.93%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.62%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.62%) DB2
9 2 (0.62%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 2 (0.62%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 1 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.31%) Big Data
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 15 (4.63%) JIRA
2 8 (2.47%) Serena SBM
2 8 (2.47%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.93%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.62%) Bitbucket
5 2 (0.62%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.62%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.31%) Arsenale Dataplane
6 1 (0.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.31%) eCATT
6 1 (0.31%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.31%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.31%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.31%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.31%) Liquibase
6 1 (0.31%) Protractor
6 1 (0.31%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.31%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 62 (19.14%) Finance
2 33 (10.19%) Banking
3 17 (5.25%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.09%) Marketing
5 7 (2.16%) Publishing
6 6 (1.85%) Retail
7 5 (1.54%) Advertising
8 4 (1.23%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.23%) Law
9 2 (0.62%) Automotive
9 2 (0.62%) Legal
10 1 (0.31%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.31%) Back Office
10 1 (0.31%) Electronics
10 1 (0.31%) Local Government
10 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 77 (23.77%) Architect
2 43 (13.27%) Consultant
3 36 (11.11%) Analyst
4 19 (5.86%) Security Architect
5 18 (5.56%) Developer
6 17 (5.25%) Office 365 Consultant
7 15 (4.63%) Azure Consultant
7 15 (4.63%) Business Analyst
8 14 (4.32%) Identity Management Consultant
8 14 (4.32%) Technical Consultant
9 13 (4.01%) Cloud Consultant
9 13 (4.01%) Solutions Architect
10 12 (3.70%) Active Directory Consultant
11 11 (3.40%) Azure Engineer
12 10 (3.09%) CyberArk Engineer
12 10 (3.09%) Security Specialist
12 10 (3.09%) Windows Engineer
13 9 (2.78%) DevOps Engineer
14 8 (2.47%) Administrator
14 8 (2.47%) Azure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (11.42%) Web Services
2 36 (11.11%) SailPoint
3 32 (9.88%) SAML
4 24 (7.41%) REST
5 23 (7.10%) LDAP
6 20 (6.17%) OpenID
6 20 (6.17%) SOAP
6 20 (6.17%) XML
7 15 (4.63%) OAuth2
8 14 (4.32%) .NET
8 14 (4.32%) Spring
9 12 (3.70%) JSON
9 12 (3.70%) Middleware
9 12 (3.70%) OAuth
9 12 (3.70%) Swagger
10 10 (3.09%) Spring Security
10 10 (3.09%) WCF
10 10 (3.09%) WSDL
11 8 (2.47%) AngularJS
12 7 (2.16%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 32 (9.88%) PKI
2 30 (9.26%) Management Information System
3 22 (6.79%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (6.79%) Data Centre
4 11 (3.40%) Blackberry
5 9 (2.78%) Clustering
6 8 (2.47%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.85%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.85%) Public Cloud
8 5 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (1.54%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.23%) Replication
9 4 (1.23%) User Experience
10 3 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.62%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.62%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.62%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.62%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.62%) Social Media
11 2 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 89 (27.47%) Windows
2 46 (14.20%) Linux
3 24 (7.41%) Unix
3 24 (7.41%) Windows Server
4 21 (6.48%) Windows 10
5 17 (5.25%) Windows 7
6 15 (4.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (3.70%) zOS
8 9 (2.78%) Solaris
9 7 (2.16%) HPUX
10 6 (1.85%) VMS
10 6 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (1.54%) Apple iOS
11 5 (1.54%) SUSE
12 4 (1.23%) AIX
13 3 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.62%) Windows NT
15 1 (0.31%) CentOS
15 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.31%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (18.52%) Identity Access Management
2 52 (16.05%) ITIL
3 42 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (11.73%) Information Security
5 37 (11.42%) Project Management
6 36 (11.11%) DevOps
7 32 (9.88%) Migration
8 25 (7.72%) Cybersecurity
8 25 (7.72%) Mobile Device Management
9 20 (6.17%) SIEM
10 19 (5.86%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 17 (5.25%) Service Management
11 17 (5.25%) SOA
11 17 (5.25%) Waterfall
12 16 (4.94%) Change Management
12 16 (4.94%) Privileged Identity Management
13 15 (4.63%) Security Architecture
14 14 (4.32%) Data Loss Prevention
14 14 (4.32%) Disaster Recovery
14 14 (4.32%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (12.04%) SQL
2 30 (9.26%) Java
3 24 (7.41%) PowerShell
4 21 (6.48%) Python
5 16 (4.94%) C#
6 15 (4.63%) JavaScript
7 9 (2.78%) Perl
8 4 (1.23%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.93%) ES6
9 3 (0.93%) Ruby
9 3 (0.93%) Scala
10 2 (0.62%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.62%) VBA
11 1 (0.31%) BeanShell
11 1 (0.31%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 57 (17.59%) Security Cleared
2 50 (15.43%) SC Cleared
3 22 (6.79%) CTC Cleared
4 18 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (5.56%) CISSP
5 15 (4.63%) Degree
6 12 (3.70%) CCNP
7 10 (3.09%) CISM
8 8 (2.47%) CEH
8 8 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (2.16%) CCNA
9 7 (2.16%) DV Cleared
9 7 (2.16%) MCSE
10 6 (1.85%) CCIE
10 6 (1.85%) CRISC
10 6 (1.85%) MCSA
10 6 (1.85%) SANS
11 5 (1.54%) MCDST
11 5 (1.54%) MCP
11 5 (1.54%) MCSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (8.02%) GDPR
2 23 (7.10%) Disclosure Scotland
3 8 (2.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (1.23%) QA
5 3 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.62%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.62%) PMO
6 2 (0.62%) SLA
7 1 (0.31%) COBIT
7 1 (0.31%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.31%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.31%) NIST 800
System Software
1 103 (31.79%) Active Directory
2 17 (5.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (3.70%) RACF
4 5 (1.54%) BitLocker
4 5 (1.54%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.54%) Virtual Desktop
4 5 (1.54%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (1.23%) vSphere
6 3 (0.93%) XenApp
7 2 (0.62%) Docker
7 2 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.62%) VMware NSX
7 2 (0.62%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.31%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
8 1 (0.31%) OpenDJ
8 1 (0.31%) Postfix
8 1 (0.31%) Squid
8 1 (0.31%) vCloud
8 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.31%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (4.32%) SCCM
2 10 (3.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 10 (3.09%) Puppet
3 8 (2.47%) AirWatch
3 8 (2.47%) Microsoft Intune
4 7 (2.16%) CA Single Sign-On
5 6 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (1.54%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (1.54%) WSUS
7 4 (1.23%) EMC VPLEX
8 3 (0.93%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (0.93%) Data Guard
8 3 (0.93%) Terraform
9 2 (0.62%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (0.62%) Kubernetes
9 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (0.62%) Nagios
9 2 (0.62%) Oracle Identity Management
9 2 (0.62%) SCOM
10 1 (0.31%) Ansible
Vendors
1 94 (29.01%) Microsoft
2 63 (19.44%) Oracle
3 32 (9.88%) VMware
4 30 (9.26%) Cisco
5 27 (8.33%) Citrix
6 23 (7.10%) Red Hat
7 19 (5.86%) IBM
8 16 (4.94%) ForgeRock
9 15 (4.63%) CheckPoint
10 12 (3.70%) CA
10 12 (3.70%) CyberArk
10 12 (3.70%) ServiceNow
11 11 (3.40%) McAfee
11 11 (3.40%) WSO2
12 10 (3.09%) NetApp
13 8 (2.47%) Aveksa
13 8 (2.47%) Lumension
13 8 (2.47%) Serena
14 7 (2.16%) EMC
14 7 (2.16%) Google