Period
to 11 December 2019

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 11 December 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 174 219 230
Rank change year-on-year +45 +11 -14
Contract jobs citing Single Sign-On 41 38 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.73% 0.53% 0.40%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.50% 3.10% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 32 21
City of London median daily rate £438 £523 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.27% +1.95% -6.82%
10th Percentile £341 £414 £450
90th Percentile £546 £636 £618
Central London median daily rate £425 £500 £513
% change year-on-year -15.00% -2.44% -10.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London 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 912 1,226 848
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.29% 17.18% 11.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 725 982 685
City of London median daily rate £538 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% - +10.53%
10th Percentile £325 £290 £325
90th Percentile £675 £675 £670
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +3.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 30 8
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.95% +10.00% -38.18%
10th Percentile £12.76 £14.80 £12.64
90th Percentile £43.50 £25.50 £39.50
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year +6.95% -1.58% -30.91%

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

Job postings citing Single Sign-On as a percentage 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

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

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

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

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Single Sign-On in the City of London over the 6 months to 11 December 2019.

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

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

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

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

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 City of London region with a requirement for Single Sign-On.

1 21 (51.22%) Azure
2 20 (48.78%) Active Directory
3 17 (41.46%) Windows
3 17 (41.46%) Azure Active Directory
4 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
5 14 (34.15%) Office 365
6 13 (31.71%) Identity Access Management
7 11 (26.83%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 11 (26.83%) Finance
8 9 (21.95%) AWS
9 8 (19.51%) Publishing
9 8 (19.51%) SAML
10 7 (17.07%) Migration
10 7 (17.07%) Degree
10 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (17.07%) Windows Server
10 7 (17.07%) Okta
11 6 (14.63%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (14.63%) Cybersecurity
11 6 (14.63%) SaaS
11 6 (14.63%) VPN
11 6 (14.63%) DNS
11 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
11 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
11 6 (14.63%) SQL
12 5 (12.20%) SAP
12 5 (12.20%) DHCP
12 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (12.20%) Adobe

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 (9.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.88%) Confluence
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.44%) IIS
4 1 (2.44%) MS Project Server
4 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) InDesign
1 3 (7.32%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (51.22%) Azure
2 17 (41.46%) Azure Active Directory
3 14 (34.15%) Office 365
4 9 (21.95%) AWS
5 6 (14.63%) SaaS
6 4 (9.76%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (9.76%) Amazon ELB
6 4 (9.76%) Amazon S3
6 4 (9.76%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (9.76%) GitHub
6 4 (9.76%) Route 53
7 3 (7.32%) OneDrive
8 2 (4.88%) G Suite
9 1 (2.44%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (2.44%) GCP
9 1 (2.44%) IaaS
9 1 (2.44%) PaaS
9 1 (2.44%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 1 (2.44%) ShareGate
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) DNS
1 6 (14.63%) VPN
2 5 (12.20%) DHCP
2 5 (12.20%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (4.88%) Firewall
3 2 (4.88%) VoIP
4 1 (2.44%) Internet
4 1 (2.44%) IPsec
4 1 (2.44%) MPLS
4 1 (2.44%) Multicast
4 1 (2.44%) PBX
4 1 (2.44%) SAN
4 1 (2.44%) Skype
4 1 (2.44%) SSL
4 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.44%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.44%) VPLS
4 1 (2.44%) WAN
4 1 (2.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.88%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.44%) Lumira
4 1 (2.44%) MySQL
4 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) CircleCI
2 2 (4.88%) JIRA
3 1 (2.44%) MSBuild
3 1 (2.44%) MSTest
3 1 (2.44%) NUnit
3 1 (2.44%) Swashbuckle
3 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (26.83%) Finance
2 8 (19.51%) Publishing
3 5 (12.20%) Marketing
4 4 (9.76%) Banking
4 4 (9.76%) Electronics
4 4 (9.76%) Legal
4 4 (9.76%) Manufacturing
4 4 (9.76%) Public Sector
4 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
5 3 (7.32%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (19.51%) Analyst
2 6 (14.63%) Developer
3 4 (9.76%) Active Directory Specialist
3 4 (9.76%) Architect
3 4 (9.76%) Office 365 Specialist
4 3 (7.32%) .NET Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Azure Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Azure Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Business Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Security Architect
5 2 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (4.88%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) C# Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Security Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) SAML
2 5 (12.20%) REST
3 4 (9.76%) Apache Sling
3 4 (9.76%) J2SE
3 4 (9.76%) Lucene
3 4 (9.76%) OSGi
3 4 (9.76%) XSLT
4 3 (7.32%) .NET
4 3 (7.32%) .NET Core
5 2 (4.88%) HTML
5 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Graph
5 2 (4.88%) OAuth
5 2 (4.88%) RESTful
5 2 (4.88%) Web Services
6 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.44%) AutoMapper
6 1 (2.44%) Entity Framework
6 1 (2.44%) OAuth2
6 1 (2.44%) OpenID
6 1 (2.44%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
1 4 (9.76%) Social Media
2 3 (7.32%) PKI
2 3 (7.32%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (4.88%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.44%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.44%) PMI
4 1 (2.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (41.46%) Windows
2 7 (17.07%) Windows Server
2 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (9.76%) Android
3 4 (9.76%) Apple iOS
3 4 (9.76%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (7.32%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.88%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.44%) Linux
6 1 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Identity Access Management
2 11 (26.83%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 7 (17.07%) Migration
4 6 (14.63%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (14.63%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (12.20%) DevOps
5 5 (12.20%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (12.20%) Identity Management
6 4 (9.76%) Asset Management
6 4 (9.76%) Content Development
6 4 (9.76%) Data Protection
6 4 (9.76%) Information Security
6 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
6 4 (9.76%) Programme Management
6 4 (9.76%) Scrum
6 4 (9.76%) Workflow
6 4 (9.76%) Workflow Management
7 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 3 (7.32%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
1 6 (14.63%) SQL
2 4 (9.76%) C#
2 4 (9.76%) Java
2 4 (9.76%) PHP
3 3 (7.32%) Python
4 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.44%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (48.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.44%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
3 1 (2.44%) Docker
3 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (9.76%) SCCM
3 3 (7.32%) Jamf Pro
4 2 (4.88%) SCOM
5 1 (2.44%) CSIRT
5 1 (2.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (2.44%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.07%) Okta
3 5 (12.20%) Adobe
3 5 (12.20%) SAP
4 4 (9.76%) Samsung
5 3 (7.32%) Google
5 3 (7.32%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (7.32%) VMware
6 2 (4.88%) Apple
6 2 (4.88%) Atlassian
6 2 (4.88%) CA
7 1 (2.44%) Bloomberg
7 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.44%) Cisco
7 1 (2.44%) Citrix
7 1 (2.44%) Fidessa
7 1 (2.44%) Reuters
7 1 (2.44%) Zend
7 1 (2.44%) Zscaler