Period
to 22 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 22 November 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)
London > Central London
6 months to
22 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 201 245 242
Rank change year-on-year +44 -3 -1
Contract jobs citing Single Sign-On 46 48 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.63% 0.52% 0.37%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.97% 3.07% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 39 24
Central London median daily rate £438 £500 £506
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -1.23% -11.96%
10th Percentile £357 £393 £377
90th Percentile £561 £628 £593
London median daily rate £475 £565 £475
% change year-on-year -15.93% +18.95% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 Central London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1,160 1,565 988
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 15.82% 17.00% 11.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 929 1,246 788
Central London median daily rate £538 £528 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.90% +5.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £320
90th Percentile £675 £675 £661
London median daily rate £550 £538 £513
% change year-on-year +2.33% +4.88% +7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 30 10
Central London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.63% -1.58% -30.91%
10th Percentile £12.76 £14.80 £15.45
90th Percentile £41.10 £25.50 £33.75
London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% -26.92% +33.33%

Single Sign-On
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Single Sign-On in Central London

Single Sign-On
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Single Sign-On in Central London

Single Sign-On
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Single Sign-On in Central London over the 6 months to 22 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Single Sign-On in Central London

Single Sign-On
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Single Sign-On in Central London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Single Sign-On in Central London

Single Sign-On
Contract Job Locations in Central London

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 Central London region over the 6 months to 22 November 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
City of London +28 37 £438 -7.89% 8
City of Westminster - 2 £425 -
Single Sign-On
London

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Central London region with a requirement for Single Sign-On.

1 26 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 24 (52.17%) Azure
3 18 (39.13%) Windows
4 17 (36.96%) Microsoft
4 17 (36.96%) Azure Active Directory
5 15 (32.61%) Office 365
6 13 (28.26%) Finance
7 12 (26.09%) Identity Access Management
8 11 (23.91%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 10 (21.74%) Publishing
9 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
10 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
10 9 (19.57%) SAML
10 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (19.57%) AWS
11 8 (17.39%) VPN
11 8 (17.39%) DNS
11 8 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (17.39%) Migration
12 7 (15.22%) Workflow
12 7 (15.22%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (15.22%) SLA
12 7 (15.22%) DHCP
12 7 (15.22%) SAP
12 7 (15.22%) Degree
12 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (15.22%) Relational Database
12 7 (15.22%) Windows Server
12 7 (15.22%) Problem-Solving
12 7 (15.22%) Public Sector

Single Sign-On
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 4 (8.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (6.52%) IIS
2 3 (6.52%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.35%) Confluence
3 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.35%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.17%) MS Project Server
4 1 (2.17%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) InDesign
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (6.52%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 24 (52.17%) Azure
2 17 (36.96%) Azure Active Directory
3 15 (32.61%) Office 365
4 9 (19.57%) AWS
5 6 (13.04%) SaaS
6 4 (8.70%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (8.70%) Amazon ELB
6 4 (8.70%) Amazon S3
6 4 (8.70%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (8.70%) GitHub
6 4 (8.70%) Route 53
7 2 (4.35%) G Suite
7 2 (4.35%) Mimecast
7 2 (4.35%) OneDrive
8 1 (2.17%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (2.17%) GCP
8 1 (2.17%) IaaS
8 1 (2.17%) PaaS
8 1 (2.17%) ShareGate
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) DNS
1 8 (17.39%) VPN
2 7 (15.22%) DHCP
2 7 (15.22%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (8.70%) VoIP
4 3 (6.52%) SAN
5 2 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (4.35%) LAN
5 2 (4.35%) MPLS
5 2 (4.35%) NAS
5 2 (4.35%) Skype
5 2 (4.35%) WAN
6 1 (2.17%) Firewall
6 1 (2.17%) Internet
6 1 (2.17%) PBX
6 1 (2.17%) SSH
6 1 (2.17%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.22%) Relational Database
3 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (8.70%) RDBMS
5 3 (6.52%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (4.35%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (4.35%) MySQL
6 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.17%) Lumira
7 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) CircleCI
2 2 (4.35%) JIRA
3 1 (2.17%) MSBuild
3 1 (2.17%) MSTest
3 1 (2.17%) NUnit
3 1 (2.17%) Swashbuckle
3 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (28.26%) Finance
2 10 (21.74%) Publishing
3 7 (15.22%) Public Sector
4 5 (10.87%) Banking
5 4 (8.70%) Electronics
5 4 (8.70%) Manufacturing
5 4 (8.70%) Marketing
5 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
6 3 (6.52%) Investment Banking
6 3 (6.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (21.74%) Developer
2 8 (17.39%) Analyst
3 4 (8.70%) Active Directory Specialist
3 4 (8.70%) Office 365 Specialist
4 3 (6.52%) .NET Developer
4 3 (6.52%) Architect
4 3 (6.52%) Azure Developer
4 3 (6.52%) Azure Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Business Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Consultant
4 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (6.52%) Senior Developer
5 2 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (4.35%) Administrator
5 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (4.35%) C# Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Security Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Security Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) SAML
2 5 (10.87%) LDAP
2 5 (10.87%) REST
3 4 (8.70%) Apache Sling
3 4 (8.70%) J2SE
3 4 (8.70%) Lucene
3 4 (8.70%) OSGi
3 4 (8.70%) Web Services
3 4 (8.70%) XSLT
4 3 (6.52%) .NET
4 3 (6.52%) .NET Core
5 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Graph
6 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.17%) AutoMapper
6 1 (2.17%) OAuth
6 1 (2.17%) OAuth2
6 1 (2.17%) RESTful
6 1 (2.17%) Swagger
6 1 (2.17%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
1 4 (8.70%) PKI
1 4 (8.70%) Social Media
1 4 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (6.52%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.17%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (39.13%) Windows
2 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (15.22%) Windows Server
3 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (13.04%) Android
5 5 (10.87%) Windows 7
6 4 (8.70%) Apple iOS
6 4 (8.70%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (6.52%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) Identity Access Management
2 11 (23.91%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 8 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (17.39%) Migration
4 7 (15.22%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (15.22%) Workflow
5 6 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (10.87%) DevOps
6 5 (10.87%) Identity Management
6 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (10.87%) Service Management
7 4 (8.70%) Content Development
7 4 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (8.70%) Information Security
7 4 (8.70%) ITIL
7 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
7 4 (8.70%) Programme Management
7 4 (8.70%) Release Management
7 4 (8.70%) Scrum
7 4 (8.70%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
2 5 (10.87%) SQL
3 4 (8.70%) C#
3 4 (8.70%) Java
3 4 (8.70%) PHP
3 4 (8.70%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.52%) Python
5 1 (2.17%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.22%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.17%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
4 1 (2.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) SCCM
2 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (6.52%) Jamf Pro
4 2 (4.35%) AirWatch
4 2 (4.35%) SCOM
5 1 (2.17%) CSIRT
5 1 (2.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (2.17%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 17 (36.96%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.22%) SAP
3 6 (13.04%) Okta
4 5 (10.87%) Adobe
4 5 (10.87%) VMware
5 4 (8.70%) Cisco
5 4 (8.70%) Samsung
6 3 (6.52%) Google
6 3 (6.52%) ServiceNow
7 2 (4.35%) Apple
7 2 (4.35%) Atlassian
7 2 (4.35%) Avaya
7 2 (4.35%) CA
7 2 (4.35%) McAfee
7 2 (4.35%) Meraki
7 2 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (4.35%) Ubiquiti
8 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.17%) Reuters
8 1 (2.17%) Zscaler