The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Windows Identity Foundation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Identity Foundation over the 3 months to 23 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.

Microsoft Windows Identity Foundation (WIF)
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 583 615 618
Rank change year-on-year +32 +3  
Contract jobs citing Windows Identity Foundation 5 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.012% 0.010% 0.016%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.036% 0.035% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Median daily rate £450 £350 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -11.11%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £425
% change year-on-year +28.57% -17.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Windows Identity Foundation is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 13857 14297 14167
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 32.23% 28.93% 27.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 9633 10184 9649
Median daily rate £450 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 163 190
Median hourly rate £41.50 £36.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.69% -1.35%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.82 £18.80 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Windows Identity Foundation
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Windows Identity Foundation as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Identity Foundation in England

Windows Identity Foundation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Identity Foundation in England

Windows Identity Foundation
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 Windows Identity Foundation within the England region over the 3 months to 23 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
Yorkshire - 2 - -
East of England - 2 £450 -
London - 1 - -
Windows Identity Foundation
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for Windows Identity Foundation.

1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) SAML
3 2 (33.33%) Intranet
3 2 (33.33%) Extranet
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 2 (33.33%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) OLAP
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) JSP
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) B2B
3 2 (33.33%) B2C
3 2 (33.33%) OLTP
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) WCF
3 2 (33.33%) WF
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server

Windows Identity Foundation
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 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Extranet
1 2 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) OLAP
1 2 (33.33%) OLTP
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Application Development Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Applications Development Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Applications Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Development Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Lead Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Lead Solutions Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Azure Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) SAML
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) JSP
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) WCF
3 2 (33.33%) WF
3 2 (33.33%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) B2B
1 2 (33.33%) B2C
1 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (33.33%) MVC
1 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) IT Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (16.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle