Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 193 220 217
Rank change year-on-year +27 -3 +8
Contract jobs citing Single Sign-On 38 34 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.61% 0.49% 0.39%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.46% 3.20% 3.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 30 21
City of London median daily rate £469 £498 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.78% -13.48% -
10th Percentile £328 £361 £375
90th Percentile £584 £615 £775
Central London median daily rate £470 £500 £538
% change year-on-year -6.00% -6.98% -6.52%
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 1,099 1,061 752
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.69% 15.44% 11.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 890 858 602
City of London median daily rate £550 £525 £511
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +2.69% +7.63%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £315
90th Percentile £682 £686 £638
Central London median daily rate £538 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 25 8
City of London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.70 £20.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.30% -9.57% -7.06%
10th Percentile £12.88 £13.91 £15.40
90th Percentile £48.90 £25.50 £25.95
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year +12.30% -1.58% -14.61%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 17 (44.74%) Azure
2 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 15 (39.47%) Active Directory
3 15 (39.47%) Windows
4 13 (34.21%) Azure Active Directory
5 12 (31.58%) Office 365
6 11 (28.95%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 10 (26.32%) Identity Access Management
8 8 (21.05%) AWS
8 8 (21.05%) Identity Management
8 8 (21.05%) Finance
8 8 (21.05%) SCCM
9 7 (18.42%) Degree
9 7 (18.42%) SaaS
10 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Intune
10 6 (15.79%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (15.79%) Docker
10 6 (15.79%) Windows Server
10 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 6 (15.79%) Banking
11 5 (13.16%) VMware
11 5 (13.16%) Publishing
11 5 (13.16%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (13.16%) DHCP
11 5 (13.16%) DNS
11 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (13.16%) SLA
11 5 (13.16%) Java
11 5 (13.16%) SAP
11 5 (13.16%) ITIL

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 2 (5.26%) Confluence
2 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
2 1 (2.63%) MS Project Server
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.63%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 17 (44.74%) Azure
2 13 (34.21%) Azure Active Directory
3 12 (31.58%) Office 365
4 8 (21.05%) AWS
5 7 (18.42%) SaaS
6 2 (5.26%) G Suite
6 2 (5.26%) IaaS
6 2 (5.26%) OneDrive
6 2 (5.26%) PaaS
7 1 (2.63%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (2.63%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) DHCP
1 5 (13.16%) DNS
1 5 (13.16%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (10.53%) VPN
3 2 (5.26%) VoIP
4 1 (2.63%) Internet
4 1 (2.63%) Intranet
4 1 (2.63%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.63%) Lumira
3 1 (2.63%) MySQL
3 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (2.63%) MSBuild
2 1 (2.63%) MSTest
2 1 (2.63%) NUnit
2 1 (2.63%) Subversion
2 1 (2.63%) Swashbuckle
General
1 8 (21.05%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Banking
3 5 (13.16%) Publishing
4 4 (10.53%) Electronics
4 4 (10.53%) Investment Banking
4 4 (10.53%) Manufacturing
4 4 (10.53%) Marketing
4 4 (10.53%) Public Sector
4 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
5 3 (7.89%) Legal
6 2 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (18.42%) Analyst
2 6 (15.79%) Azure Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Active Directory Specialist
4 4 (10.53%) Architect
4 4 (10.53%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Office 365 Specialist
5 3 (7.89%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Business Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Java Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Office 365 Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) LDAP
1 3 (7.89%) OAuth
2 2 (5.26%) CSS
2 2 (5.26%) HTML
2 2 (5.26%) RESTful
2 2 (5.26%) Spring Boot
3 1 (2.63%) .NET
3 1 (2.63%) .NET Core
3 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.63%) AutoMapper
3 1 (2.63%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.63%) JSON
3 1 (2.63%) OAuth2
3 1 (2.63%) REST
3 1 (2.63%) SAML
3 1 (2.63%) SOAP
3 1 (2.63%) Swagger
3 1 (2.63%) Web Services
3 1 (2.63%) XML
3 1 (2.63%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Social Media
2 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.89%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.26%) HACMP
3 2 (5.26%) PKI
3 2 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.63%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.63%) CMDB
4 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.63%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (39.47%) Windows
2 6 (15.79%) Windows Server
3 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (10.53%) Android
4 4 (10.53%) Apple iOS
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (5.26%) Linux
5 2 (5.26%) Solaris
5 2 (5.26%) Unix
5 2 (5.26%) Windows 10
5 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 10 (26.32%) Identity Access Management
3 8 (21.05%) Identity Management
4 6 (15.79%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (13.16%) ITIL
5 5 (13.16%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (10.53%) Content Development
6 4 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (10.53%) Information Security
6 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.53%) Problem Management
6 4 (10.53%) Programme Management
7 3 (7.89%) Data Protection
7 3 (7.89%) DevOps
7 3 (7.89%) Migration
7 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
7 3 (7.89%) Security Management
7 3 (7.89%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) Java
2 4 (10.53%) SQL
3 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.26%) C#
4 2 (5.26%) Java 8
4 2 (5.26%) Perl
4 2 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Degree
2 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (39.47%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.79%) Docker
3 3 (7.89%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.26%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (21.05%) SCCM
2 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (7.89%) Jamf Pro
3 3 (7.89%) SCOM
4 1 (2.63%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.63%) Ansible
4 1 (2.63%) CSIRT
4 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.63%) Terraform
4 1 (2.63%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) SAP
2 5 (13.16%) VMware
3 4 (10.53%) Samsung
4 2 (5.26%) 3PAR
4 2 (5.26%) Atlassian
4 2 (5.26%) CA
4 2 (5.26%) EMC
4 2 (5.26%) Google
4 2 (5.26%) Okta
4 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (5.26%) Veritas
5 1 (2.63%) Apple
5 1 (2.63%) IBM
5 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.63%) Zend
5 1 (2.63%) Zscaler