Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 176 192 233
Rank change year-on-year +16 +41 -52
Contract jobs citing Identity Management 27 40 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.47% 0.59% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.70% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 15
North West median daily rate £475 £500 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% -13.04% +11.65%
10th Percentile £285 £315 £400
90th Percentile £588 £680 £636
England median daily rate £450 £480 £475
% change year-on-year -6.25% +1.05% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
North West median hourly rate £22.35 - £25.00
10th Percentile £20.67 - £22.50
90th Percentile £24.02 - £27.50
England 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 the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4619 5702 6982
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 81.18% 83.75% 81.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2959 3672 4232
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £263 £255
90th Percentile £588 £556 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 167 284
North West median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £30.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.64% -27.92% +74.40%
10th Percentile £11.52 £11.85 £12.40
90th Percentile £52.70 £53.00 £52.47
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

Identity Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 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 +7 11 £450 +32.35% 2
Cheshire +7 9 £388 -40.38% 2
Lancashire - 7 £535 -
Identity Management
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 10 (37.04%) Migration
3 9 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (33.33%) Citrix
4 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
4 8 (29.63%) IBM
4 8 (29.63%) Windows
4 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (25.93%) High Availability
5 7 (25.93%) Office 365
5 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database
5 7 (25.93%) WebSphere
5 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
5 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
5 7 (25.93%) Red Hat
5 7 (25.93%) Solaris
5 7 (25.93%) Oracle
5 7 (25.93%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
6 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
6 6 (22.22%) Linux
6 6 (22.22%) Cisco
6 6 (22.22%) Firewall
6 6 (22.22%) Clustering
6 6 (22.22%) Business Continuity
6 6 (22.22%) Load Balancing
6 6 (22.22%) Banking
7 5 (18.52%) WSUS
7 5 (18.52%) IronPort
7 5 (18.52%) SCCM

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 7 (25.93%) WebSphere
2 5 (18.52%) Skype for Business
3 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) SAP GRC
2 1 (3.70%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (25.93%) Office 365
3 3 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.70%) IaaS
4 1 (3.70%) PaaS
4 1 (3.70%) SaaS
4 1 (3.70%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) Firewall
2 5 (18.52%) DHCP
2 5 (18.52%) DNS
2 5 (18.52%) Skype
3 1 (3.70%) NAS
3 1 (3.70%) Network Security
3 1 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (7.41%) SAP HANA
3 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 1 (3.70%) OLAP
3 1 (3.70%) OLTP
3 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) SAP BW
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.70%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) eCATT
1 1 (3.70%) LSMW
1 1 (3.70%) NUnit
1 1 (3.70%) SpecFlow
General
1 6 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Architect
2 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (18.52%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (18.52%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 5 (18.52%) Consultant
3 5 (18.52%) Migration Architect
3 5 (18.52%) Technical Support
4 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 4 (14.81%) Support Specialist
4 4 (14.81%) Technical Specialist
4 4 (14.81%) Technical Support Specialist
5 3 (11.11%) Security Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Exchange Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 1 (3.70%) Active Directory Support
7 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Solaris Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) OAuth
2 4 (14.81%) REST
2 4 (14.81%) Web Services
3 2 (7.41%) .NET
4 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.70%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
2 6 (22.22%) Clustering
3 5 (18.52%) Blackberry
3 5 (18.52%) Management Information System
3 5 (18.52%) N-Tier
4 3 (11.11%) Replication
5 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.70%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Solaris
3 6 (22.22%) Linux
3 6 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 5 (18.52%) SUSE
5 4 (14.81%) AIX
6 3 (11.11%) HPUX
6 3 (11.11%) Windows 10
6 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Migration
2 9 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (25.93%) High Availability
4 6 (22.22%) Business Continuity
4 6 (22.22%) Load Balancing
5 5 (18.52%) Email Filtering
5 5 (18.52%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (18.52%) Task Automation
6 4 (14.81%) API Development
6 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (14.81%) Cryptography
6 4 (14.81%) ITIL
6 4 (14.81%) Service Management
7 3 (11.11%) Project Management
8 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (7.41%) Change Control
8 2 (7.41%) Information Management
8 2 (7.41%) SAP Security
8 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
9 1 (3.70%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) Java
2 2 (7.41%) C#
3 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.70%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
1 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) PMO
2 1 (3.70%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (3.70%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 5 (18.52%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (18.52%) SCCM
2 5 (18.52%) WSUS
3 3 (11.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 9 (33.33%) Citrix
3 8 (29.63%) IBM
4 7 (25.93%) Oracle
4 7 (25.93%) Red Hat
5 6 (22.22%) Cisco
6 5 (18.52%) Clearswift
6 5 (18.52%) IronPort
6 5 (18.52%) Lumension
6 5 (18.52%) McAfee
6 5 (18.52%) Micro Focus
6 5 (18.52%) MobileIron
6 5 (18.52%) NetApp
7 4 (14.81%) Symantec
8 2 (7.41%) Concur
8 2 (7.41%) SAP
9 1 (3.70%) Ariba
9 1 (3.70%) EMC
9 1 (3.70%) HP
9 1 (3.70%) RedGate