Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 6 months to 15 October 2018 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.

Microsoft Forefront Identity Manager (Microsoft FIM)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 189 217
Contract jobs citing Forefront Identity Manager 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.022% 0.016%
As % of the Systems Management category - 0.22% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
West Midlands median daily rate - £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% -
England median daily rate £438 £463 £400
% change year-on-year -5.41% +15.63% -1.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £14.75

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

All Systems Management Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 596 465 554
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 11.80% 10.17% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 289 301
West Midlands median daily rate £438 £440 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.57% +9.86% +29.19%
10th Percentile £275 £230 £300
90th Percentile £575 £588 £525
England median daily rate £500 £475 £440
% change year-on-year +5.26% +7.95% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 29 10
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.00 £14.53 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.92% +3.75% -34.12%
10th Percentile £12.05 £12.70 £11.18
90th Percentile £24.05 £50.75 £21.15
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £22.75
% change year-on-year - -23.08% +8.33%

Forefront Identity Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Forefront Identity Manager as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Forefront Identity Manager in the West Midlands

Forefront Identity Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Forefront Identity Manager in the West Midlands