Period
to 16 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Single Sign-On skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Single Sign-On over the 6 months to 16 October 2019 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.

Single Sign-On (SSO)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 89 110 136
Rank change year-on-year +21 +26 -35
Contract jobs citing Single Sign-On 11 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.77% 0.49% 0.089%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.67% 3.73% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £550 £225 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +144.44% -47.06% +6.25%
South East median daily rate £550 £450 £510
% change year-on-year +22.22% -11.76% +27.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £80.00 - £23.14

Single Sign-On 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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 194 241 302
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 13.58% 13.21% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 108 119
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £470 £390 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.51% +2.63% -7.60%
10th Percentile £263 £200 £142
90th Percentile £588 £507 £525
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 17 3
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.05 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.32% +12.40% -
10th Percentile £14.00 £11.44 £11.49
90th Percentile £16.00 £32.80 £13.85
South East median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £13.25
% change year-on-year +22.86% +32.08% -51.82%

Single Sign-On
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Single Sign-On as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Single Sign-On in Buckinghamshire

Single Sign-On
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Single Sign-On in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Single Sign-On in Buckinghamshire

Single Sign-On
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Single Sign-On in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 16 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Single Sign-On in Buckinghamshire

Single Sign-On
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Single Sign-On within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 16 October 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +21 5 £550 +144.44% 1
High Wycombe - 4 £475 -
Single Sign-On
South East

For the 6 months to 16 October 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Single Sign-On also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Single Sign-On.

1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 6 (54.55%) Unix
2 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) McAfee
2 6 (54.55%) Clustering
2 6 (54.55%) Data Centre
3 5 (45.45%) Task Automation
3 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (45.45%) Patch Management
3 5 (45.45%) Server Building
3 5 (45.45%) Deployment Automation
3 5 (45.45%) Critical Thinking
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (45.45%) JBoss
3 5 (45.45%) Apache
3 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
3 5 (45.45%) Perl
3 5 (45.45%) J2EE
3 5 (45.45%) WebLogic
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) HTTP
3 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
3 5 (45.45%) Middleware
3 5 (45.45%) Application Packaging
3 5 (45.45%) Load Balancing
3 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
3 5 (45.45%) Azure
3 5 (45.45%) F5
3 5 (45.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

Single Sign-On
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 5 (45.45%) Apache
1 5 (45.45%) JBoss
1 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
1 5 (45.45%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Azure
2 4 (36.36%) SaaS
3 1 (9.09%) AWS
3 1 (9.09%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 5 (45.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 5 (45.45%) HTTP
2 4 (36.36%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) LAN
2 4 (36.36%) VPN
2 4 (36.36%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Middleware Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Information Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Information Security Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Security Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Unix Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) J2EE
1 5 (45.45%) Middleware
2 4 (36.36%) SailPoint
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Clustering
1 6 (54.55%) Data Centre
2 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (36.36%) PKI
4 3 (27.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
1 6 (54.55%) Unix
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Application Packaging
1 5 (45.45%) Critical Thinking
1 5 (45.45%) Deployment Automation
1 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (45.45%) Load Balancing
1 5 (45.45%) Patch Management
1 5 (45.45%) Server Building
1 5 (45.45%) Task Automation
2 4 (36.36%) Identity Access Management
2 4 (36.36%) Identity Management
2 4 (36.36%) Information Security
2 4 (36.36%) Information Security Management
2 4 (36.36%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (36.36%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 4 (36.36%) OWASP
2 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
2 4 (36.36%) SDLC
2 4 (36.36%) Security Management
2 4 (36.36%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Perl
1 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (36.36%) NIST
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Linux-HA
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) McAfee
2 5 (45.45%) F5
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
3 4 (36.36%) CyberArk
3 4 (36.36%) Okta
3 4 (36.36%) Pega
4 3 (27.27%) Mercator
5 2 (18.18%) VMware
6 1 (9.09%) HP
6 1 (9.09%) MuleSoft