The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 3 months to 26 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.

Identity Management
England / North West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 158 147
Rank change year-on-year +27 -11  
Contract jobs citing Identity Management 11 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.37% 0.19% 0.081%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.23% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 1
Median daily rate £300 £435 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.03% +97.72%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.66 -

Identity Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2385 3083 2903
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 80.90% 82.19% 78.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1409 1941 1709
Median daily rate £410 £415 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.20% +7.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 77 125
Median hourly rate £40.00 £29.25 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.75% -13.97%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.58 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £54.67
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Identity Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Identity Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Identity Management in the North West

Identity Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Identity Management in the North West

Identity Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Identity Management in the North West over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Identity Management in the North West

Identity Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Identity Management in the North West

Identity Management
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 Identity Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 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
Cheshire +33 10 £300 -31.03%
Manchester +12 1 £650 - 2
Identity Management
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 North West region with a requirement for Identity Management.

1 7 (38.89%) Web Services
2 6 (33.33%) Banking
2 6 (33.33%) OAuth
2 6 (33.33%) REST
2 6 (33.33%) API Development
3 5 (27.78%) DevOps
3 5 (27.78%) Scrum
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) Citrix
3 5 (27.78%) Symantec
3 5 (27.78%) Java
4 4 (22.22%) LDAP
4 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
4 4 (22.22%) Cryptography
4 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (22.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (22.22%) OWASP
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (16.67%) QA
5 3 (16.67%) Selenium
5 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 3 (16.67%) ITIL V3
5 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 3 (16.67%) Office 365
5 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 3 (16.67%) ServiceNow
5 3 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap

Identity Management
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 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (16.67%) Office 365
3 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (5.56%) IaaS
4 1 (5.56%) PaaS
4 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) LDAP
2 2 (11.11%) DKIM
2 2 (11.11%) DMARC
2 2 (11.11%) Network Security
2 2 (11.11%) SSH
2 2 (11.11%) SSL
3 1 (5.56%) NAS
3 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Big Data
2 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 1 (5.56%) OLAP
2 1 (5.56%) OLTP
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.56%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Selenium
2 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.56%) JDeveloper
General
1 6 (33.33%) Banking
2 3 (16.67%) Local Government
3 2 (11.11%) Legal
4 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Security Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Exchange Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) ServiceNow Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (11.11%) DevOps Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Exchange Migration Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Office 365 Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Security Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.56%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) Web Services
2 6 (33.33%) OAuth
2 6 (33.33%) REST
3 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 3 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (11.11%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (11.11%) Sensu
5 1 (5.56%) J2EE
5 1 (5.56%) MDX
5 1 (5.56%) SAML
5 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Web 2.0
2 2 (11.11%) Virtual Team
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
1 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) API Development
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) DevOps
2 5 (27.78%) Scrum
3 4 (22.22%) Cryptography
3 4 (22.22%) OWASP
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (16.67%) Issue Tracking
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 3 (16.67%) Migration
4 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 3 (16.67%) Release Management
4 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 3 (16.67%) Workflow
5 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
5 2 (11.11%) Security Testing
6 1 (5.56%) High Availability
6 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.11%) Python
3 2 (11.11%) Ruby
4 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.56%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 3 (16.67%) QA
2 2 (11.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (5.56%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (5.56%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Docker
1 2 (11.11%) OpenSSH
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (11.11%) Ansible
2 2 (11.11%) Graphite
2 2 (11.11%) Kibana
2 2 (11.11%) logstash
2 2 (11.11%) Nagios
2 2 (11.11%) Nmap
2 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (11.11%) Puppet
2 2 (11.11%) Terraform
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Citrix
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
1 5 (27.78%) Symantec
2 3 (16.67%) ServiceNow
3 2 (11.11%) AppDynamics
3 2 (11.11%) Splunk
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) EMC
4 1 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) RedGate
4 1 (5.56%) VMware