Period
to 30 October 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 30 October 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
30 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 108 191 223
Rank change year-on-year +83 +32 +2
Contract jobs citing Single Sign-On 3 37 36
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.17% 0.62% 0.51%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.01% 3.62% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 37 29
Median daily rate £563 £450 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -13.46% -3.26%
10th Percentile £529 £344 £363
90th Percentile £586 £543 £628
Central London median daily rate £913 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +102.78% -10.00% -
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 297 1,021 1,152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.42% 17.10% 16.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 824 933
Median daily rate £525 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +2.44%
10th Percentile £307 £355 £313
90th Percentile £638 £684 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £540 £525
% change year-on-year -2.78% +2.86% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 22 27
Median hourly rate £29.00 £21.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.10% +12.30% -15.96%
10th Percentile £24.20 £12.88 £14.21
90th Percentile £33.80 £48.90 £25.50
Median hourly rate £23.00 £21.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year +9.52% +12.30% -1.58%

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
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 30 October 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 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) AWS
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Kafka
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow
2 1 (33.33%) CyberArk
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) Spring Boot
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) CMDB
2 1 (33.33%) Spring Security
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) OAuth
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Azure
2 1 (33.33%) AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) CyberArk Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Kafka
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
1 1 (33.33%) OAuth
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) SAML
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Spring Boot
1 1 (33.33%) Spring Security
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CMDB
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) CyberArk
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow