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 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
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 472 435 482
Rank change year-on-year -37 +47  
Contract jobs citing Identity Management 115 223 155
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.42% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.50% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 131 85
Median daily rate £475 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £355 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £665 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £55.66 -
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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 39103 44215 45229
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 84.49% 83.33% 80.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 25496 29340 29026
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1041 1070 1262
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.58 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £48.70 £50.00
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

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 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 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
England -53 106 £475 -5.00% 21
London -46 45 £500 - 7
South East +24 23 £475 -6.17% 5
North West +31 11 £300 -31.03% 2
Cheshire +34 10 £300 -31.03%
Hampshire +8 9 £450 -18.18%
Scotland +38 6 £450 +12.50% 1
Berkshire +12 6 £350 -33.33% 3
East of England -12 6 £509 +1.75% 3
North East +58 5 - - 1
Reading +15 5 - - 3
Durham - 5 - -
West Midlands +20 4 £450 +291.30% 2
Chester +19 4 £295 -32.18%
South West 0 4 £325 -35.00%
Surrey -5 4 £566 +13.25% 1
East Midlands - 4 £425 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 4 £566 -
Edinburgh +12 3 - -
Basingstoke -5 3 £463 +2.77%
Bristol -6 3 £325 -43.47%
Hertfordshire - 3 £488 - 3
Warwickshire +6 2 £308 +167.39%
Warwick +5 2 £308 +167.39%
Glasgow +3 2 £450 +16.12% 1
Bedfordshire -8 2 £530 +28.48%
County Antrim - 2 £350 -
Northern Ireland - 2 £350 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £450 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 2 £525 -

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

1 101 (37.00%) Microsoft
2 87 (31.87%) Active Directory
3 72 (26.37%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (23.08%) Windows
5 60 (21.98%) Finance
6 55 (20.15%) Identity Access Management
7 50 (18.32%) LDAP
8 48 (17.58%) Microsoft Azure
9 47 (17.22%) VMware
10 42 (15.38%) Migration
10 42 (15.38%) Office 365
11 40 (14.65%) Oracle
12 37 (13.55%) Security Cleared
13 36 (13.19%) Linux
14 33 (12.09%) VMware Infrastructure
15 31 (11.36%) DevOps
16 29 (10.62%) SQL Server
17 28 (10.26%) SAML
17 28 (10.26%) Firewall
17 28 (10.26%) Windows Server
18 25 (9.16%) Citrix
19 24 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
20 23 (8.42%) Unix
20 23 (8.42%) SharePoint
20 23 (8.42%) Scrum
20 23 (8.42%) SC Cleared
21 22 (8.06%) OAuth
21 22 (8.06%) Java
21 22 (8.06%) Web Services
21 22 (8.06%) Red Hat

Identity Management
Co-occurring 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 23 (8.42%) SharePoint
2 18 (6.59%) MS Exchange
3 14 (5.13%) Skype for Business
4 13 (4.76%) IIS
5 10 (3.66%) CMS
6 8 (2.93%) Apache
6 8 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (2.93%) WebSphere
7 6 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (2.20%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.47%) Confluence
8 4 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.47%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.10%) GlassFish
9 3 (1.10%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.37%) Documentum
10 1 (0.37%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.37%) JBoss
10 1 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 17 (6.23%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.20%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (1.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (1.47%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.37%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 6 (2.20%) SAP HR
2 3 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.10%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.73%) SAP GRC
3 2 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.73%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (0.37%) Actimize
4 1 (0.37%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.37%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 48 (17.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (15.38%) Office 365
3 19 (6.96%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (6.96%) SaaS
4 17 (6.23%) Azure Active Directory
5 13 (4.76%) PaaS
6 12 (4.40%) IaaS
7 5 (1.83%) OneDrive
8 3 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.73%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.37%) Amazon CloudSearch
10 1 (0.37%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.37%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.37%) G Suite
10 1 (0.37%) GitHub
10 1 (0.37%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.37%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 50 (18.32%) LDAP
2 28 (10.26%) Firewall
3 21 (7.69%) DNS
4 17 (6.23%) SAN
5 15 (5.49%) Network Security
6 14 (5.13%) DHCP
6 14 (5.13%) LAN
7 13 (4.76%) Skype
7 13 (4.76%) WAN
8 10 (3.66%) SSL
9 9 (3.30%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (2.93%) Internet
11 7 (2.56%) IPsec
12 6 (2.20%) Kerberos
12 6 (2.20%) NAS
12 6 (2.20%) OpenLDAP
12 6 (2.20%) VPN
12 6 (2.20%) X.509
13 5 (1.83%) TACACS
14 4 (1.47%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (10.62%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.56%) MySQL
3 5 (1.83%) Big Data
3 5 (1.83%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.10%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.10%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.10%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.73%) DB2
6 2 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.73%) PowerCenter
6 2 (0.73%) SAP HANA
6 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.37%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.37%) OLAP
7 1 (0.37%) QlikView
7 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (4.76%) JIRA
2 12 (4.40%) Selenium
3 10 (3.66%) Jenkins
4 9 (3.30%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.83%) Maven
6 3 (1.10%) Ant
6 3 (1.10%) GitLab
6 3 (1.10%) Rational Application Developer
6 3 (1.10%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.73%) Grunt
7 2 (0.73%) JMeter
7 2 (0.73%) JUnit
7 2 (0.73%) LoadRunner
7 2 (0.73%) Subversion
7 2 (0.73%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.37%) Gradle
8 1 (0.37%) JDeveloper
8 1 (0.37%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.37%) Vagrant
General
1 60 (21.98%) Finance
2 21 (7.69%) Banking
3 13 (4.76%) Law
4 10 (3.66%) Retail
5 8 (2.93%) Marketing
5 8 (2.93%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.56%) Legal
7 4 (1.47%) Advertising
8 3 (1.10%) Local Government
8 3 (1.10%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.73%) Electronics
9 2 (0.73%) French Language
9 2 (0.73%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.73%) Publishing
10 1 (0.37%) Automotive
10 1 (0.37%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 72 (26.37%) Architect
2 44 (16.12%) Consultant
3 34 (12.45%) Solutions Architect
4 27 (9.89%) Analyst
5 26 (9.52%) Project Manager
6 23 (8.42%) Developer
7 17 (6.23%) Business Analyst
8 12 (4.40%) Technical Architect
9 10 (3.66%) Infrastructure Architect
9 10 (3.66%) Security Architect
10 9 (3.30%) Designer
10 9 (3.30%) ServiceNow Developer
11 8 (2.93%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
12 7 (2.56%) Administrator
12 7 (2.56%) IT Analyst
13 6 (2.20%) Business IT Analyst
13 6 (2.20%) Oracle Developer
13 6 (2.20%) Security Consultant
13 6 (2.20%) Senior Manager
13 6 (2.20%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (10.26%) SAML
2 22 (8.06%) OAuth
2 22 (8.06%) Web Services
3 17 (6.23%) REST
4 14 (5.13%) SailPoint
5 11 (4.03%) OpenID
5 11 (4.03%) XML
6 10 (3.66%) HTML
6 10 (3.66%) SOAP
7 9 (3.30%) Middleware
7 9 (3.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (2.93%) Oracle Fusion
9 6 (2.20%) J2EE
9 6 (2.20%) LAMP
9 6 (2.20%) SPML
10 4 (1.47%) .NET
10 4 (1.47%) AngularJS
10 4 (1.47%) JSP
10 4 (1.47%) OAuth2
11 3 (1.10%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (7.33%) Data Centre
3 12 (4.40%) Management Information System
3 12 (4.40%) PKI
4 11 (4.03%) Clustering
5 8 (2.93%) Public Cloud
6 7 (2.56%) Replication
6 7 (2.56%) Virtual Team
7 6 (2.20%) Fat Client
7 6 (2.20%) Thin Client
8 5 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.47%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (1.10%) DataPower
10 3 (1.10%) User Experience
10 3 (1.10%) Web 2.0
11 2 (0.73%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.73%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.73%) PMI
11 2 (0.73%) Smartcard
11 2 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 63 (23.08%) Windows
2 36 (13.19%) Linux
3 28 (10.26%) Windows Server
4 23 (8.42%) Unix
5 16 (5.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (3.30%) CentOS
8 8 (2.93%) Windows 10
8 8 (2.93%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (1.83%) Oracle Linux
10 4 (1.47%) Windows 7
10 4 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.10%) AIX
12 2 (0.73%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.37%) Android
13 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.37%) Solaris
13 1 (0.37%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (26.37%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (20.15%) Identity Access Management
3 42 (15.38%) Migration
4 31 (11.36%) DevOps
5 23 (8.42%) Scrum
6 21 (7.69%) ITIL
6 21 (7.69%) Project Management
7 18 (6.59%) High Availability
7 18 (6.59%) Open Source
7 18 (6.59%) PRINCE2
7 18 (6.59%) Test Automation
8 17 (6.23%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (6.23%) Information Security
8 17 (6.23%) Workflow
9 15 (5.49%) Analytics
9 15 (5.49%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (5.13%) Configuration Management
10 14 (5.13%) Privileged Access Management
10 14 (5.13%) Release Management
11 12 (4.40%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (8.06%) Java
2 20 (7.33%) PowerShell
2 20 (7.33%) SQL
3 17 (6.23%) JavaScript
4 11 (4.03%) Shell Script
5 10 (3.66%) Perl
6 9 (3.30%) PHP
7 7 (2.56%) Python
8 5 (1.83%) C
9 3 (1.10%) JCL
9 3 (1.10%) Ruby
10 2 (0.73%) C#
10 2 (0.73%) VBScript
11 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.37%) BeanShell
11 1 (0.37%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.37%) Google Apps Script
11 1 (0.37%) Groovy
11 1 (0.37%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (13.55%) Security Cleared
2 23 (8.42%) SC Cleared
3 12 (4.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (4.03%) MCSE
5 10 (3.66%) Degree
5 10 (3.66%) DV Cleared
6 7 (2.56%) CISSP
7 6 (2.20%) MCITP
8 5 (1.83%) APMP
8 5 (1.83%) CISA
8 5 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (1.47%) CRISC
9 4 (1.47%) PMI Certification
10 3 (1.10%) CESG Certified Professional
10 3 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (1.10%) ISEB
10 3 (1.10%) PMP
11 2 (0.73%) CCIE
11 2 (0.73%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (2.93%) QA
2 6 (2.20%) JSP 440
3 5 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 4 (1.47%) GPG13
4 4 (1.47%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.10%) COBIT
5 3 (1.10%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.73%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (0.73%) SLA
7 1 (0.37%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.37%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (0.37%) PMO
System Software
1 87 (31.87%) Active Directory
2 33 (12.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.30%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.83%) Docker
5 4 (1.47%) GFS2
5 4 (1.47%) OCFS2
5 4 (1.47%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (1.47%) Shibboleth
5 4 (1.47%) vSphere
6 3 (1.10%) Postfix
6 3 (1.10%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 2 (0.73%) KVM
7 2 (0.73%) OpenSSH
7 2 (0.73%) RHEV
7 2 (0.73%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.73%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.73%) XenApp
7 2 (0.73%) XenServer
8 1 (0.37%) iptables
8 1 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (6.96%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 11 (4.03%) Ansible
2 11 (4.03%) SCCM
2 11 (4.03%) SCOM
3 10 (3.66%) Oracle Identity Management
4 8 (2.93%) AirWatch
4 8 (2.93%) Puppet
5 7 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (2.20%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 6 (2.20%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 6 (2.20%) XenMobile
7 5 (1.83%) Control-M
7 5 (1.83%) Tivoli
8 4 (1.47%) Microsoft Intune
8 4 (1.47%) SCOrch
8 4 (1.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (1.47%) vRealize
9 3 (1.10%) logstash
9 3 (1.10%) OpenAM
9 3 (1.10%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 101 (37.00%) Microsoft
2 47 (17.22%) VMware
3 40 (14.65%) Oracle
4 25 (9.16%) Citrix
5 22 (8.06%) Red Hat
6 19 (6.96%) Cisco
7 18 (6.59%) IBM
8 17 (6.23%) SAP
9 14 (5.13%) ServiceNow
10 12 (4.40%) CyberArk
10 12 (4.40%) EMC
10 12 (4.40%) HP
11 11 (4.03%) CA
12 10 (3.66%) CheckPoint
12 10 (3.66%) Symantec
13 9 (3.30%) Google
13 9 (3.30%) Palo Alto
13 9 (3.30%) Splunk
14 8 (2.93%) ArcSight
14 8 (2.93%) F5
London
Clear Edge Consulting
Rate: From £500 to £750 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago