The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Identity Management
UK
Rank 435 481 471
Rank change year-on-year +46 -10  
Contract jobs citing Identity Management 158 163 153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.31% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.37% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 103 111
Median daily rate £525 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £330 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £658 £575 £583
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +2.77% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Median hourly rate £72.89 £15.93 £68.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +357.70% -76.58%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £72.89 £15.93 £68.00
% change year-on-year +357.70% -76.58%  

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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 37646 44098 42190
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.11% 82.88% 79.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 24821 28901 26121
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 953 1111 1212
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £27.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +34.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Identity Management
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Identity Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Identity Management in the UK

Identity Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Identity Management over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Identity Management in the UK

Identity Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Identity Management in the UK

Identity Management
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 25 March 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
England +31 150 £525 +16.66% 34
London +38 78 £550 +20.87% 15
South East -5 23 £475 +5.55% 13
City of London +9 15 £550 +10.00% 3
Hampshire +20 14 £475 +66.66% 4
Yorkshire +20 10 £425 -11.45% 1
South West +10 9 £506 -7.95% 1
North West +20 8 £400 -9.50% 3
East of England +5 7 £525 - 1
East Midlands +1 7 £550 +15.78%
West Yorkshire +9 6 - - 1
Farnborough - 6 - -
Manchester +17 5 £425 -5.55%
Leeds +11 5 - -
Berkshire +6 5 £388 -13.88% 1
Derbyshire - 5 £550 -
Watford - 4 - - 1
Bristol - 4 £469 - 1
South Wales - 4 £200 -
Hertfordshire - 4 - - 1
Wales - 4 £200 -
Scotland +15 3 - - 1
Edinburgh +13 3 - - 1
West Midlands +11 3 £388 +236.95%
Cardiff - 3 £245 -
Salford - 3 £400 -
Newbury - 3 £388 -
Derby - 3 £550 -
Cheshire +20 2 - - 1
Southampton +9 2 £438 -

Identity Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 with a requirement for Identity Management.

1 133 (35.37%) Active Directory
2 123 (32.71%) Microsoft
3 106 (28.19%) Agile Software Development
4 101 (26.86%) Windows
5 98 (26.06%) Oracle
6 88 (23.40%) LDAP
7 86 (22.87%) Security Cleared
8 79 (21.01%) VMware
9 72 (19.15%) SC Cleared
10 71 (18.88%) Finance
11 68 (18.09%) Identity Access Management
12 66 (17.55%) Linux
13 63 (16.76%) Office 365
14 62 (16.49%) Microsoft Azure
15 52 (13.83%) DNS
16 47 (12.50%) DevOps
17 46 (12.23%) SAML
18 43 (11.44%) Migration
19 42 (11.17%) Amazon AWS
20 40 (10.64%) Scrum
21 39 (10.37%) SharePoint
21 39 (10.37%) VMware Infrastructure
22 38 (10.11%) Java
22 38 (10.11%) Workflow
23 37 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
24 36 (9.57%) MS Office
24 36 (9.57%) Apache
24 36 (9.57%) Continuous Delivery
25 35 (9.31%) Firewall
26 33 (8.78%) Unix

Identity Management
Top Related IT Skills 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 39 (10.37%) SharePoint
2 36 (9.57%) Apache
3 28 (7.45%) Skype for Business
4 23 (6.12%) Elasticsearch
5 20 (5.32%) Confluence
6 18 (4.79%) nginx
7 16 (4.26%) MS Exchange
7 16 (4.26%) WebSphere
8 14 (3.72%) IIS
8 14 (3.72%) Tomcat
9 11 (2.93%) WebLogic
9 11 (2.93%) WebSphere Application Server
10 9 (2.39%) CMS
11 5 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (1.33%) JBoss
12 4 (1.06%) Drupal
12 4 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 3 (0.80%) GlassFish
13 3 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 36 (9.57%) MS Office
2 28 (7.45%) MS Excel
3 18 (4.79%) HipChat
4 5 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.33%) MS Project
5 3 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.06%) SAP GRC
2 3 (0.80%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.53%) SAP BPC
3 2 (0.53%) SAP HR
3 2 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.27%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 63 (16.76%) Office 365
2 62 (16.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (11.17%) Amazon AWS
4 30 (7.98%) Azure Active Directory
5 21 (5.59%) SaaS
6 17 (4.52%) IaaS
7 15 (3.99%) OneDrive
7 15 (3.99%) PaaS
8 12 (3.19%) Yammer
9 6 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.53%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.53%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (0.27%) AWS CloudTrail
11 1 (0.27%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.27%) G Suite
11 1 (0.27%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.27%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 88 (23.40%) LDAP
2 52 (13.83%) DNS
3 35 (9.31%) Firewall
4 27 (7.18%) OpenLDAP
5 26 (6.91%) Kerberos
5 26 (6.91%) Skype
6 25 (6.65%) SSH
7 23 (6.12%) LAN
8 22 (5.85%) DHCP
9 21 (5.59%) OpenVPN
10 18 (4.79%) Internet
10 18 (4.79%) VPN
11 17 (4.52%) IPsec
11 17 (4.52%) Network Security
12 16 (4.26%) WAN
13 14 (3.72%) Reverse Proxy
13 14 (3.72%) Unified Communications
14 11 (2.93%) SAN
15 10 (2.66%) TCP/IP
15 10 (2.66%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (6.12%) Oracle Database
2 20 (5.32%) Oracle Database 11g
3 19 (5.05%) Hadoop
4 18 (4.79%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (4.26%) SQL Server
6 7 (1.86%) MySQL
7 4 (1.06%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.80%) Big Data
8 3 (0.80%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 3 (0.80%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (0.80%) Power BI
8 3 (0.80%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.53%) PowerCenter
9 2 (0.53%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.53%) SAP HANA
9 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.27%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.27%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 31 (8.24%) JIRA
2 27 (7.18%) Git (software)
2 27 (7.18%) Jenkins
3 24 (6.38%) Maven
4 23 (6.12%) Ant
5 22 (5.85%) JUnit
6 21 (5.59%) Liquibase
6 21 (5.59%) SonarQube
6 21 (5.59%) Sonatype Nexus
7 18 (4.79%) JIRA Agile
8 13 (3.46%) Selenium
9 10 (2.66%) Rational Application Developer
10 4 (1.06%) Bitbucket
10 4 (1.06%) Visual Studio
11 3 (0.80%) GitLab
11 3 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.53%) Subversion
12 2 (0.53%) Toad
13 1 (0.27%) Gradle
13 1 (0.27%) NuGet
General
1 71 (18.88%) Finance
2 23 (6.12%) Banking
3 20 (5.32%) Law
4 17 (4.52%) Retail
5 11 (2.93%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.39%) Advertising
6 9 (2.39%) French Language
7 7 (1.86%) Legal
7 7 (1.86%) Marketing
8 4 (1.06%) Italian Language
8 4 (1.06%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.80%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.53%) Electronics
10 2 (0.53%) German Language
10 2 (0.53%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.53%) Publishing
11 1 (0.27%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 97 (25.80%) Architect
2 65 (17.29%) Consultant
3 37 (9.84%) Developer
4 31 (8.24%) Solutions Architect
5 27 (7.18%) Analyst
6 26 (6.91%) Project Manager
7 20 (5.32%) Business Analyst
8 17 (4.52%) Oracle Developer
9 14 (3.72%) Azure Architect
9 14 (3.72%) Office 365 Architect
9 14 (3.72%) Security Architect
10 13 (3.46%) Technical Architect
11 11 (2.93%) CyberArk Consultant
12 10 (2.66%) Infrastructure Architect
13 9 (2.39%) Administrator
13 9 (2.39%) Azure Consultant
13 9 (2.39%) Cloud Architect
13 9 (2.39%) ServiceNow Developer
14 8 (2.13%) DevOps Engineer
14 8 (2.13%) Identity Management Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (12.23%) SAML
2 22 (5.85%) Elastic Stack
2 22 (5.85%) OAuth
3 21 (5.59%) MCollective
3 21 (5.59%) Software Packaging
4 20 (5.32%) Web Services
5 17 (4.52%) Middleware
5 17 (4.52%) SailPoint
6 16 (4.26%) OpenID
7 14 (3.72%) J2EE
7 14 (3.72%) JSP
8 13 (3.46%) REST
9 12 (3.19%) XML
10 11 (2.93%) HTML
10 11 (2.93%) JavaBeans
10 11 (2.93%) SOAP
10 11 (2.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 10 (2.66%) Oracle Fusion
11 10 (2.66%) Struts
12 7 (1.86%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.24%) Data Centre
2 24 (6.38%) PKI
3 19 (5.05%) Management Information System
4 16 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (2.39%) Blackberry
6 8 (2.13%) Client/Server
6 8 (2.13%) Clustering
6 8 (2.13%) Data Protection Act
6 8 (2.13%) Virtual Team
7 6 (1.60%) Public Cloud
8 5 (1.33%) Private Cloud
8 5 (1.33%) Web 2.0
9 4 (1.06%) CESG
9 4 (1.06%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.06%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (1.06%) Replication
9 4 (1.06%) Smartcard
9 4 (1.06%) User Experience
10 3 (0.80%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 101 (26.86%) Windows
2 66 (17.55%) Linux
3 33 (8.78%) Unix
4 29 (7.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 28 (7.45%) Windows Server
6 23 (6.12%) CentOS
7 14 (3.72%) Windows 7
7 14 (3.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (3.46%) RancherOS
8 13 (3.46%) VyOS
9 12 (3.19%) Oracle Linux
10 11 (2.93%) Apple iOS
11 9 (2.39%) Windows 10
12 8 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (1.86%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.80%) Android
15 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
16 1 (0.27%) AIX
16 1 (0.27%) SUSE
16 1 (0.27%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (28.19%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (18.09%) Identity Access Management
3 47 (12.50%) DevOps
4 43 (11.44%) Migration
5 40 (10.64%) Scrum
6 38 (10.11%) Workflow
7 37 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 36 (9.57%) Continuous Delivery
9 33 (8.78%) Open Source
10 31 (8.24%) Service Management
11 30 (7.98%) ITIL
12 29 (7.71%) Continuous Integration
13 26 (6.91%) Configuration Management
14 25 (6.65%) Cybersecurity
14 25 (6.65%) Project Management
15 23 (6.12%) PRINCE2
16 20 (5.32%) Change Management
16 20 (5.32%) Continuous Improvement
17 19 (5.05%) Privileged Identity Management
18 18 (4.79%) Privileged Access Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (10.11%) Java
2 26 (6.91%) JavaScript
2 26 (6.91%) Shell Script
3 25 (6.65%) SQL
4 24 (6.38%) PowerShell
5 12 (3.19%) Perl
6 9 (2.39%) PHP
7 8 (2.13%) Python
8 6 (1.60%) Ruby
9 5 (1.33%) C#
10 3 (0.80%) BeanShell
10 3 (0.80%) JCL
11 2 (0.53%) C
12 1 (0.27%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.27%) Google Apps Script
12 1 (0.27%) Groovy
12 1 (0.27%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.27%) VB
12 1 (0.27%) VB6
12 1 (0.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 86 (22.87%) Security Cleared
2 72 (19.15%) SC Cleared
3 22 (5.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (5.05%) Degree
5 16 (4.26%) MCSE
6 15 (3.99%) DV Cleared
7 10 (2.66%) MCITP
7 10 (2.66%) Network+ Certification
8 9 (2.39%) CISSP
8 9 (2.39%) MCP
8 9 (2.39%) MCSA
9 8 (2.13%) ACDT
9 8 (2.13%) ACHDS
9 8 (2.13%) ACTC
9 8 (2.13%) MCDST
9 8 (2.13%) MCSM
10 6 (1.60%) PMI Certification
10 6 (1.60%) PMP
11 5 (1.33%) CESG Certified Professional
11 5 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.13%) QA
2 5 (1.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (1.33%) PMO
2 5 (1.33%) RMADS
3 4 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.06%) JSP 440
3 4 (1.06%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.80%) GPG13
5 2 (0.53%) SLA
6 1 (0.27%) COBIT
6 1 (0.27%) ISO27002
System Software
1 133 (35.37%) Active Directory
2 39 (10.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (6.38%) Docker
4 23 (6.12%) Postfix
5 21 (5.59%) Squid
5 21 (5.59%) vCloud
6 10 (2.66%) vSphere
7 8 (2.13%) Shibboleth
7 8 (2.13%) Virtual Servers
8 5 (1.33%) Tivoli Directory Server
9 3 (0.80%) GFS2
9 3 (0.80%) OCFS2
9 3 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.53%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.27%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.27%) KVM
11 1 (0.27%) NetIQ eDirectory
11 1 (0.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 31 (8.24%) ZABBIX
2 29 (7.71%) Ansible
3 27 (7.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 27 (7.18%) Oracle Identity Management
3 27 (7.18%) Puppet
4 22 (5.85%) Kibana
4 22 (5.85%) Kubernetes
4 22 (5.85%) logstash
4 22 (5.85%) Terraform
5 21 (5.59%) Docker Swarm
5 21 (5.59%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 21 (5.59%) Rancher
6 15 (3.99%) HAProxy
7 14 (3.72%) Consul
7 14 (3.72%) Packer
8 11 (2.93%) Microsoft Intune
9 10 (2.66%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 9 (2.39%) Nagios
10 9 (2.39%) Red Hat Satellite
11 8 (2.13%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 123 (32.71%) Microsoft
2 98 (26.06%) Oracle
3 79 (21.01%) VMware
4 31 (8.24%) Citrix
5 27 (7.18%) Red Hat
6 21 (5.59%) Sonatype
7 20 (5.32%) Cisco
7 20 (5.32%) CyberArk
8 17 (4.52%) IBM
9 15 (3.99%) AppDynamics
9 15 (3.99%) ServiceNow
10 14 (3.72%) CA
10 14 (3.72%) SAP
11 13 (3.46%) CheckPoint
11 13 (3.46%) Vyatta
12 11 (2.93%) Google
13 9 (2.39%) Dell
13 9 (2.39%) SolarWinds
14 8 (2.13%) Apple
14 8 (2.13%) EMC
Hampshire
Montash
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Red10
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Andover
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: 26 days ago