Period
to 17 December 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 December 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 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 220 221 220
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 +13
Contract jobs citing Single Sign-On 38 29 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.54% 0.41% 0.32%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.10% 3.46% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 21 14
City of London median daily rate £498 £513 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.93% -2.38% +16.67%
10th Percentile £407 £450 £350
90th Percentile £636 £618 £634
Central London median daily rate £500 £513 £563
% change year-on-year -2.44% -8.89% +18.42%
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 1,226 839 766
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.27% 11.74% 11.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 976 675 601
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.53% +8.57%
10th Percentile £288 £325 £325
90th Percentile £675 £663 £638
Central London median daily rate £530 £500 £488
% change year-on-year +6.00% +2.56% +9.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 8 13
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -38.18% +61.76%
10th Percentile £14.80 £12.64 £13.40
90th Percentile £25.50 £39.50 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -1.58% -30.91% +61.76%

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 December 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 December 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 15 (39.47%) Identity Management
1 15 (39.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 14 (36.84%) Windows
3 10 (26.32%) Java
3 10 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
4 9 (23.68%) Banking
5 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (21.05%) OAuth
5 8 (21.05%) Service Delivery
5 8 (21.05%) DevOps
5 8 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 7 (18.42%) Identity Access Management
6 7 (18.42%) PaaS
6 7 (18.42%) Office 365
6 7 (18.42%) ITIL
6 7 (18.42%) Problem Management
6 7 (18.42%) Finance
6 7 (18.42%) PKI
7 6 (15.79%) Migration
7 6 (15.79%) Information Security
7 6 (15.79%) OpenID
7 6 (15.79%) Ansible
7 6 (15.79%) Patch Management
8 5 (13.16%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (13.16%) Spring Boot
8 5 (13.16%) Windows Server
8 5 (13.16%) Windows 10
8 5 (13.16%) RESTful

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 5 (13.16%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (7.89%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.26%) Apache
3 2 (5.26%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (5.26%) SAS
3 2 (5.26%) WordPress
4 1 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.63%) IIS
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 15 (39.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (18.42%) Office 365
3 7 (18.42%) PaaS
4 5 (13.16%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (10.53%) IaaS
6 3 (7.89%) SaaS
7 2 (5.26%) Datadog
7 2 (5.26%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (5.26%) OpenShift
8 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (2.63%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (2.63%) Apigee
8 1 (2.63%) AWS CodePipeline
8 1 (2.63%) GitHub
8 1 (2.63%) Lucidchart
8 1 (2.63%) Mimecast
8 1 (2.63%) Slack
8 1 (2.63%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) Firewall
2 2 (5.26%) Extranet
2 2 (5.26%) VPN
3 1 (2.63%) DMZ
3 1 (2.63%) DNS
3 1 (2.63%) HTTP
3 1 (2.63%) Internet
3 1 (2.63%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) Aerospike
1 2 (5.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (5.26%) Couchbase
1 2 (5.26%) Hazelcast
1 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
1 2 (5.26%) Redis
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon Aurora
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (2.63%) MySQL
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Bitbucket
2 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.89%) TeamCity
4 2 (5.26%) Artifactory
4 2 (5.26%) Cucumber
4 2 (5.26%) IBM UrbanCode
4 2 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (5.26%) Selenium
4 2 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (5.26%) Vagrant
4 2 (5.26%) Zephyr
5 1 (2.63%) JIRA
5 1 (2.63%) Maven
5 1 (2.63%) MSTest
5 1 (2.63%) NUnit
5 1 (2.63%) QUnit
5 1 (2.63%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.63%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 9 (23.68%) Banking
2 7 (18.42%) Finance
3 3 (7.89%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (18.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (18.42%) Security Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Architect
2 6 (15.79%) Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Azure Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Consultant
4 4 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 4 (10.53%) SCCM Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Java Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Office 365 Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.26%) IAM Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Identity Management Manager
6 2 (5.26%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) OAuth
2 6 (15.79%) OpenID
3 5 (13.16%) RESTful
3 5 (13.16%) Spring Boot
4 4 (10.53%) HTML
4 4 (10.53%) SAML
4 4 (10.53%) Spring
5 3 (7.89%) Java EE
5 3 (7.89%) LDAP
5 3 (7.89%) SOAP
5 3 (7.89%) Web Services
6 2 (5.26%) JSON
6 2 (5.26%) Node.js
6 2 (5.26%) REST
6 2 (5.26%) SailPoint
6 2 (5.26%) Vert.x
7 1 (2.63%) Gherkin
7 1 (2.63%) HTML5 Canvas
7 1 (2.63%) Sass
7 1 (2.63%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) PKI
2 4 (10.53%) Public Cloud
3 3 (7.89%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.26%) Contactless
4 2 (5.26%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.63%) CMDB
5 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.63%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (36.84%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Windows 10
2 5 (13.16%) Windows Server
3 4 (10.53%) Linux
4 3 (7.89%) Unix
5 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) Identity Management
2 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (21.05%) DevOps
2 8 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (21.05%) Service Delivery
3 7 (18.42%) Identity Access Management
3 7 (18.42%) ITIL
3 7 (18.42%) Problem Management
4 6 (15.79%) Information Security
4 6 (15.79%) Migration
4 6 (15.79%) Patch Management
5 5 (13.16%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (7.89%) BDD
6 3 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (7.89%) Data Loss Prevention
6 3 (7.89%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 3 (7.89%) Security Architecture
6 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (7.89%) TDD
6 3 (7.89%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) Java
2 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
2 5 (13.16%) Python
3 3 (7.89%) C#
3 3 (7.89%) Go
4 2 (5.26%) Perl
5 1 (2.63%) Erlang
5 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) TOGAF Certification
2 1 (2.63%) CCNA
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.63%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) MCSD
2 1 (2.63%) MCSE
2 1 (2.63%) MCTS
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.63%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) PSD2
2 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 14 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.53%) Docker
3 3 (7.89%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.26%) OpenAM
4 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.26%) VMware NSX
4 2 (5.26%) vSphere
5 1 (2.63%) OpenDJ
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) Ansible
2 5 (13.16%) SCCM
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (7.89%) SCOM
4 2 (5.26%) Consul
4 2 (5.26%) Kubernetes
4 2 (5.26%) Nagios
4 2 (5.26%) PowerCLI
4 2 (5.26%) Puppet
5 1 (2.63%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) Okta
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle
3 3 (7.89%) CheckPoint
3 3 (7.89%) CyberArk
3 3 (7.89%) Google
3 3 (7.89%) IBM
3 3 (7.89%) Palo Alto
3 3 (7.89%) Sophos
3 3 (7.89%) Symantec
3 3 (7.89%) Tufin
4 2 (5.26%) AppDynamics
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco
4 2 (5.26%) ForgeRock
4 2 (5.26%) Micro Focus
4 2 (5.26%) New Relic
4 2 (5.26%) Splunk
4 2 (5.26%) Veeam
4 2 (5.26%) VMware
5 1 (2.63%) Citrix