The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Password Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Password Management over the 3 months to 28 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.

Password Management
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 596 637 635
Rank change year-on-year +41 -2  
Contract jobs citing Password Management 14 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.030% 0.026% 0.018%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.035% 0.031% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 5
Median daily rate £450 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 £404 £628
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £330 £538
% change year-on-year +36.36% -38.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £24.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £24.50 -

Password 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 39769 44877 44538
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 84.43% 83.33% 80.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 99202 112242 99576
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 £305 £284 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3122 2959 3052
Median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.07% +1.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £50.78 £51.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Password Management
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Password Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Password Management in the UK

Password Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Password Management in the UK

Password Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Password Management over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Password Management in the UK

Password Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Password Management in the UK

Password Management
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Password Management within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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 +38 14 £450 +36.36% 1
UK excluding London +40 11 £450 +36.36%
North of England - 7 £450 -
London +11 3 £575 +51.31% 1
South West - 2 £350 -
East of England - 2 £550 -

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Password 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 Password Management.

1 15 (60.00%) Identity Access Management
2 14 (56.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (40.00%) DNS
3 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
4 9 (36.00%) ITIL
4 9 (36.00%) Windows
4 9 (36.00%) Office 365
4 9 (36.00%) Windows 10
5 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
5 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
5 7 (28.00%) MCP
5 7 (28.00%) DHCP
5 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (28.00%) ITIL V3
5 7 (28.00%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (28.00%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (24.00%) Identity Management
7 5 (20.00%) Oracle
7 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
8 4 (16.00%) Privileged Password Management
8 4 (16.00%) DV Cleared
8 4 (16.00%) Incident Management
8 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development

Password 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 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.00%) Apache
2 3 (12.00%) ArcGIS
2 3 (12.00%) GlassFish
2 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (36.00%) Office 365
3 3 (12.00%) SaaS
4 2 (8.00%) G Suite
4 2 (8.00%) IaaS
4 2 (8.00%) PaaS
5 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (4.00%) Amazon CloudSearch
5 1 (4.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) DNS
2 7 (28.00%) DHCP
3 3 (12.00%) Firewall
4 2 (8.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (8.00%) LDAP
4 2 (8.00%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (8.00%) Remote Desktop
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Electronics
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Identity and Access Management Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Systems Support
3 3 (12.00%) Systems Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Active Directory Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Digital Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Information Security Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Security Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Security Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Security Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Service Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Active Directory Support
5 1 (4.00%) Active Directory Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) CISSP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) SailPoint
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) .NET Core
2 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (4.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (4.00%) Fluent NHibernate
2 1 (4.00%) OAuth
2 1 (4.00%) OAuth2
2 1 (4.00%) OpenID
2 1 (4.00%) REST
2 1 (4.00%) SAML
2 1 (4.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.00%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (8.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.00%) Replication
5 1 (4.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
1 9 (36.00%) Windows 10
2 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Identity Access Management
2 9 (36.00%) ITIL
3 7 (28.00%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (28.00%) ITIL V3
4 6 (24.00%) Identity Management
5 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.00%) Incident Management
5 4 (16.00%) Information Security
5 4 (16.00%) Privileged Password Management
6 3 (12.00%) DevOps
6 3 (12.00%) Open Source
6 3 (12.00%) Project Management
7 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
7 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (8.00%) EAM
7 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.00%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
7 2 (8.00%) Security Management
7 2 (8.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) Java
1 3 (12.00%) Perl
1 3 (12.00%) PHP
2 1 (4.00%) C#
2 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (28.00%) MCP
2 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (16.00%) CISSP
4 4 (16.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (8.00%) CISA
5 2 (8.00%) Degree
5 2 (8.00%) IIBA
5 2 (8.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) COBIT
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (56.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) vCloud
2 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (8.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle
3 3 (12.00%) ESRI
3 3 (12.00%) HP
3 3 (12.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (12.00%) VMware
4 2 (8.00%) Google
5 1 (4.00%) CyberArk
5 1 (4.00%) SAP