Period
to 19 July 2018

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 19 July 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.

Microsoft Forefront Identity Manager (Microsoft FIM)
England > North West
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 207 194 234
Rank change year-on-year -13 +40 -6
Contract jobs citing Forefront Identity Manager 8 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.13% 0.11% 0.052%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.99% 1.00% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
North West median daily rate £450 £425 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.71% -37.48%
England median daily rate £425 £500 £440
% change year-on-year -15.00% +13.64% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.98 £17.39 -
% change year-on-year +106.90% - -

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 806 602 746
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 13.11% 10.65% 9.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 385 394
North West median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +8.47%
10th Percentile £275 £213 £238
90th Percentile £591 £575 £557
England median daily rate £488 £466 £425
% change year-on-year +4.73% +9.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 21 19
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £40.00 £20.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.25% +92.96% +48.07%
10th Percentile £12.18 £10.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £51.75 £44.00 £56.65
England median hourly rate £19.25 £17.89 £21.75
% change year-on-year +7.63% -17.77% +8.59%

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 19 July 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
Cheshire -2 5 £450 -
Manchester -18 3 £375 -6.25%
Forefront Identity Manager
England

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Forefront Identity Manager also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Forefront Identity Manager.

1 8 (100.00%) Office 365
2 5 (62.50%) Customer Requirements
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
3 3 (37.50%) Micro Focus
3 3 (37.50%) Clearswift
3 3 (37.50%) DHCP
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) NetApp
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Identity Management
3 3 (37.50%) SUSE
3 3 (37.50%) IronPort
3 3 (37.50%) Skype for Business
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Email Filtering
3 3 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (37.50%) Skype
3 3 (37.50%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) IaaS
4 2 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault

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 3 (37.50%) Skype for Business
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) Office 365
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) IaaS
3 2 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
1 3 (37.50%) Skype
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Messaging Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Office 365 Architect
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Azure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Product Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) SUSE
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Customer Requirements
2 3 (37.50%) Email Filtering
2 3 (37.50%) Identity Management
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) Privileged Access Management
3 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Clearswift
2 3 (37.50%) IronPort
2 3 (37.50%) Micro Focus
2 3 (37.50%) NetApp
3 2 (25.00%) Dell
3 2 (25.00%) McAfee
3 2 (25.00%) Splunk
3 2 (25.00%) Symantec
3 2 (25.00%) Trustwave