Period
to 17 August 2018

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 17 August 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.

Single Sign-On (SSO)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 234 220 219
Rank change year-on-year -14 -1 +41
Contract jobs citing Single Sign-On 27 24 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.38% 0.36% 0.35%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.64% 3.12% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 21 21
City of London median daily rate £520 £588 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.49% +2.17% +15.00%
10th Percentile £342 £456 £358
90th Percentile £608 £775 £625
Central London median daily rate £510 £563 £575
% change year-on-year -9.33% -2.17% +13.75%
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 1,022 769 821
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.51% 11.64% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 806 612 658
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £329 £313 £313
90th Percentile £680 £638 £625
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 7 9
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -10.53% +26.67%
10th Percentile £13.31 £15.40 £17.80
90th Percentile £25.50 £25.29 £24.15
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -1.58% - +18.75%

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 17 August 2018.

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 17 August 2018, 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 11 (40.74%) Identity Management
2 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 9 (33.33%) OAuth
3 8 (29.63%) Java
4 7 (25.93%) Windows
5 6 (22.22%) PKI
5 6 (22.22%) LDAP
5 6 (22.22%) DNS
5 6 (22.22%) Cisco
5 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (18.52%) Office 365
6 5 (18.52%) SAML
6 5 (18.52%) HTTP
6 5 (18.52%) .NET
6 5 (18.52%) Web Services
6 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (14.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (14.81%) JSON
7 4 (14.81%) Firewall
7 4 (14.81%) Migration
7 4 (14.81%) VMware
7 4 (14.81%) Information Security
7 4 (14.81%) Banking
7 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
7 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
7 4 (14.81%) C#
7 4 (14.81%) Symantec
7 4 (14.81%) REST
7 4 (14.81%) Cybersecurity

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 (14.81%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.41%) SAS
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.41%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.70%) IIS
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (18.52%) Office 365
3 3 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (7.41%) Mimecast
5 1 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (3.70%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (3.70%) AWS CodePipeline
5 1 (3.70%) G Suite
5 1 (3.70%) GitHub
5 1 (3.70%) Heroku
5 1 (3.70%) Lucidchart
5 1 (3.70%) OneDrive
5 1 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) DNS
2 5 (18.52%) HTTP
3 4 (14.81%) Firewall
4 3 (11.11%) X.509
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (7.41%) DHCP
5 2 (7.41%) Extranet
5 2 (7.41%) Kerberos
5 2 (7.41%) Skype
5 2 (7.41%) SNMP
6 1 (3.70%) BGP
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (3.70%) DMVPN
6 1 (3.70%) MGCP
6 1 (3.70%) NX-OS
6 1 (3.70%) OSPF
6 1 (3.70%) Telepresence
6 1 (3.70%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (11.11%) Bigtable
2 3 (11.11%) Blockchain
2 3 (11.11%) Power BI
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Bitbucket
2 1 (3.70%) Burp Suite
2 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 4 (14.81%) Banking
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Security Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Consultant
2 5 (18.52%) Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Data Integration Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Integration Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Security Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) IT Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) IT Security Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Java Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.41%) VMware Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) OAuth
2 6 (22.22%) LDAP
3 5 (18.52%) .NET
3 5 (18.52%) SAML
3 5 (18.52%) Web Services
4 4 (14.81%) JSON
4 4 (14.81%) REST
5 3 (11.11%) HTML
5 3 (11.11%) JSON Schema
5 3 (11.11%) LINQ
5 3 (11.11%) Lucene
5 3 (11.11%) OAuth2
5 3 (11.11%) OpenID
5 3 (11.11%) Swagger
5 3 (11.11%) WSDL
5 3 (11.11%) XML
5 3 (11.11%) XML Schema
5 3 (11.11%) XSLT
6 2 (7.41%) Middleware
6 2 (7.41%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) PKI
2 3 (11.11%) Reference Data
3 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.41%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.70%) CMDB
4 1 (3.70%) EMC VNX
4 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Unix
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.41%) Linux
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Identity Management
2 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (14.81%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (14.81%) Information Security
3 4 (14.81%) Migration
3 4 (14.81%) SDLC
4 3 (11.11%) API Design
4 3 (11.11%) API Development
4 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (11.11%) Cryptography
4 3 (11.11%) Data Integration
4 3 (11.11%) ETL
4 3 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (11.11%) MapReduce
4 3 (11.11%) Security Management
4 3 (11.11%) SOA
4 3 (11.11%) Strategic Thinking
4 3 (11.11%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) Java
2 4 (14.81%) C#
2 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
2 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
3 3 (11.11%) Python
3 3 (11.11%) SQL
3 3 (11.11%) XPath
4 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
4 2 (7.41%) Perl
5 1 (3.70%) C
5 1 (3.70%) Erlang
5 1 (3.70%) Go
5 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) CCNP
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 2 (7.41%) NIST 800
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) OpenAM
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.41%) VMware NSX
3 2 (7.41%) vSphere
4 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.70%) OpenDJ
4 1 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) CASB
1 2 (7.41%) PowerCLI
2 1 (3.70%) Ansible
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.70%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (3.70%) Perfmon
2 1 (3.70%) PingFederate
2 1 (3.70%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) SCOM
2 1 (3.70%) SCOrch
2 1 (3.70%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Cisco
2 4 (14.81%) Symantec
2 4 (14.81%) VMware
3 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 3 (11.11%) CyberArk
3 3 (11.11%) Okta
4 2 (7.41%) CA
4 2 (7.41%) Forcepoint
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.41%) Palo Alto
4 2 (7.41%) ServiceNow
4 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds
4 2 (7.41%) Sophos
4 2 (7.41%) Tufin
4 2 (7.41%) Veeam
5 1 (3.70%) Bloomberg
5 1 (3.70%) HP
5 1 (3.70%) NetApp
5 1 (3.70%) Reuters
5 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com