Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 December 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)
England > North West
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 201 212 238
Rank change year-on-year +11 +26 -38
Contract jobs citing Forefront Identity Manager 7 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.12% 0.077% 0.012%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.18% 0.80% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
North West median daily rate £450 £291 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +54.51% - -
England median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
North West median hourly rate - £14.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -41.00% -
England 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 the North West with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 591 623 651
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 10.45% 9.65% 7.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 396 356
North West median daily rate £430 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% +6.67% +17.19%
10th Percentile £237 £192 £215
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £417
% change year-on-year +5.56% +7.91% +4.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 18 30
North West median hourly rate £20.00 £19.62 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.96% +63.46% -40.18%
10th Percentile £11.35 £12.36 £11.00
90th Percentile £43.80 £43.00 £37.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% - -

Forefront Identity Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Forefront Identity Manager in the North West

Forefront Identity Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Forefront Identity Manager in the North West

Forefront Identity Manager
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 16 December 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
Manchester +20 7 £450 +59.29%
Forefront Identity Manager
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 North West region with a requirement for Forefront Identity Manager.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Identity Management
2 5 (71.43%) WSUS
2 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (71.43%) SUSE
2 5 (71.43%) Business Continuity
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) DHCP
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) NetApp
2 5 (71.43%) McAfee
2 5 (71.43%) Blackberry
2 5 (71.43%) Micro Focus
2 5 (71.43%) Clearswift
2 5 (71.43%) IronPort
2 5 (71.43%) SCCM
2 5 (71.43%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (71.43%) Skype for Business
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (71.43%) Office 365
2 5 (71.43%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (71.43%) Skype
2 5 (71.43%) Lumension
2 5 (71.43%) MobileIron
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Email Filtering

Forefront Identity Manager
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (71.43%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (71.43%) Office 365
2 3 (42.86%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) DHCP
1 5 (71.43%) DNS
1 5 (71.43%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) NUnit
1 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (71.43%) 3rd Line Technical Support
1 5 (71.43%) Technical Support
2 4 (57.14%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
2 4 (57.14%) Support Specialist
2 4 (57.14%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (57.14%) Technical Support Specialist
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) IT Support
4 1 (14.29%) IT Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Blackberry
2 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) SUSE
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Identity Management
2 5 (71.43%) Business Continuity
2 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (71.43%) Email Filtering
2 5 (71.43%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (71.43%) Task Automation
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) Service Management
4 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) System Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) McAfee ePO
1 5 (71.43%) SCCM
1 5 (71.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix
2 5 (71.43%) Clearswift
2 5 (71.43%) IronPort
2 5 (71.43%) Lumension
2 5 (71.43%) McAfee
2 5 (71.43%) Micro Focus
2 5 (71.43%) MobileIron
2 5 (71.43%) NetApp