Period
to 8 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 8 April 2020 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 159 218 234
Rank change year-on-year +59 +16 -17
Contract jobs citing Single Sign-On 22 28 26
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.53% 0.41% 0.37%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.54% 2.22% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 17
Median daily rate £498 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.24% +2.44% -9.89%
10th Percentile £402 £406 £310
90th Percentile £638 £725 £616
Central London median daily rate £513 £525 £513
% change year-on-year -2.38% +2.44% -2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 the City of London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 622 1,259 890
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 15.05% 18.43% 12.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 465 972 716
Median daily rate £525 £550 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +7.32% +2.50%
10th Percentile £356 £313 £350
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £525 £550 £513
% change year-on-year -4.55% +7.32% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 23 18
Median hourly rate £16.07 £20.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.65% +2.56% -15.83%
10th Percentile £12.42 £14.96 £11.81
90th Percentile £35.00 £23.63 £67.50
Median hourly rate £18.70 £20.57 £21.75
% change year-on-year -9.10% -5.41% -9.38%

Single Sign-On
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Single Sign-On as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Single Sign-On in the City of London

Single Sign-On
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Single Sign-On in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Single Sign-On in the City of London

Single Sign-On
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Single Sign-On in the City of London over the 6 months to 8 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Single Sign-On in the City of London

Single Sign-On
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Single Sign-On in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Single Sign-On in the City of London

For the 6 months to 8 April 2020, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Single Sign-On.

1 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 11 (50.00%) Azure
3 8 (36.36%) SAML
4 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
4 7 (31.82%) AWS
4 7 (31.82%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (31.82%) Okta
5 6 (27.27%) Windows
6 5 (22.73%) LDAP
6 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
6 5 (22.73%) Adobe
6 5 (22.73%) Workflow
6 5 (22.73%) Finance
6 5 (22.73%) REST
6 5 (22.73%) Office 365
7 4 (18.18%) DevOps
7 4 (18.18%) Amazon ELB
7 4 (18.18%) Identity Access Management
7 4 (18.18%) CircleCI
7 4 (18.18%) OSGi
7 4 (18.18%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (18.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (18.18%) Apache Sling
7 4 (18.18%) Route 53
7 4 (18.18%) GitHub
7 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (18.18%) Amazon S3
7 4 (18.18%) Asset Management
7 4 (18.18%) Lucene

Single Sign-On
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 (18.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (4.55%) Confluence
3 1 (4.55%) nginx
3 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) InDesign
1 3 (13.64%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (50.00%) Azure
2 7 (31.82%) AWS
2 7 (31.82%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (22.73%) Office 365
4 4 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (18.18%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (18.18%) Amazon S3
4 4 (18.18%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (18.18%) GitHub
4 4 (18.18%) Route 53
5 2 (9.09%) OneDrive
6 1 (4.55%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (4.55%) G Suite
6 1 (4.55%) GCP
6 1 (4.55%) IaaS
6 1 (4.55%) PaaS
6 1 (4.55%) SaaS
6 1 (4.55%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 1 (4.55%) ShareGate
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) DHCP
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) IPsec
1 1 (4.55%) MPLS
1 1 (4.55%) Multicast
1 1 (4.55%) Skype
1 1 (4.55%) SSL
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.55%) VLAN
1 1 (4.55%) VoIP
1 1 (4.55%) VPLS
1 1 (4.55%) VPN
1 1 (4.55%) WAN
1 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.55%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) CircleCI
2 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.55%) CF BOSH
3 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Publishing
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Architect
2 3 (13.64%) Active Directory Architect
2 3 (13.64%) Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Azure Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Leader
4 1 (4.55%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Cybersecurity Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Integration Architect
4 1 (4.55%) IT Support
4 1 (4.55%) Security Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Service Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Splunk Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) SAML
2 5 (22.73%) LDAP
2 5 (22.73%) REST
3 4 (18.18%) Apache Sling
3 4 (18.18%) J2SE
3 4 (18.18%) Lucene
3 4 (18.18%) OSGi
3 4 (18.18%) XSLT
4 3 (13.64%) .NET
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Core
5 2 (9.09%) ADSI
5 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Graph
5 2 (9.09%) OAuth
5 2 (9.09%) OpenID
6 1 (4.55%) COM
6 1 (4.55%) Middleware
6 1 (4.55%) ODBC
6 1 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (4.55%) RESTful
6 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) PKI
2 1 (4.55%) PMI
2 1 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (13.64%) Linux
3 3 (13.64%) Unix
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Workflow
2 4 (18.18%) Asset Management
2 4 (18.18%) DevOps
2 4 (18.18%) Identity Access Management
2 4 (18.18%) Migration
2 4 (18.18%) Scrum
2 4 (18.18%) Workflow Management
3 3 (13.64%) High Availability
3 3 (13.64%) Identity Management
3 3 (13.64%) Project Delivery
3 3 (13.64%) SIEM
4 2 (9.09%) B2B
4 2 (9.09%) DevSecOps
4 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Microservices
4 2 (9.09%) Project Management
4 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (4.55%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
2 4 (18.18%) Java
2 4 (18.18%) Python
3 3 (13.64%) PHP
3 3 (13.64%) SQL
4 2 (9.09%) C#
4 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 2 (9.09%) XPath
5 1 (4.55%) Perl
5 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
3 1 (4.55%) Docker
3 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.55%) HAProxy
2 1 (4.55%) Jamf Pro
2 1 (4.55%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.55%) Puppet
2 1 (4.55%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
1 7 (31.82%) Okta
2 5 (22.73%) Adobe
3 4 (18.18%) Google
4 1 (4.55%) Apple
4 1 (4.55%) Atlassian
4 1 (4.55%) Citrix
4 1 (4.55%) CyberArk
4 1 (4.55%) F5
4 1 (4.55%) ForgeRock
4 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.55%) Splunk
4 1 (4.55%) VMware