The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Forefront Identity Manager (Microsoft FIM)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank - 81 75
Contract jobs citing Forefront Identity Manager 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading - 0.20% 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category - 1.37% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £475 £540
% change year-on-year -30.52% -12.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.39 - -

Forefront Identity Manager is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 81 146 103
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 12.11% 14.48% 10.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 99 65
Median daily rate £463 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.11% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £338 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 5
Median hourly rate £52.50 £63.00 £55.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +13.20%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +4.65%  

Forefront Identity Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing Forefront Identity Manager as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Forefront Identity Manager in Reading

Forefront Identity Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Forefront Identity Manager in Reading