Period
to 23 April 2021

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 April 2021 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 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 141 153 218
Rank change year-on-year +12 +65 +13
Contract jobs citing Single Sign-On 5 15 30
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.20% 0.39% 0.45%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.45% 2.61% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 21
10th Percentile £360 £383 £406
25th Percentile £375 £413 £414
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £525 £500
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% +5.00% -4.76%
75th Percentile £675 £619 £625
90th Percentile £683 £638 £725
Central London median daily rate £600 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +14.29% +5.00% -2.44%

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 345 574 1,221
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.62% 15.07% 18.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 439 945
10th Percentile £389 £348 £313
25th Percentile £450 £450 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £550 £550
Median % change year-on-year +0.09% -0.09% +4.76%
75th Percentile £638 £625 £613
90th Percentile £698 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £550 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 23
Median hourly rate £23.00 £13.08 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year +75.91% -36.22% +7.89%
Central London median hourly rate £23.00 £13.08 £20.82
% change year-on-year +75.91% -37.21% +4.11%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Single Sign-On in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 April 2021.

Daily rate histogram 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 23 April 2021, 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 (40.00%) SAML
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
1 2 (40.00%) PaaS
1 2 (40.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (20.00%) Data Privacy
2 1 (20.00%) Jamf Pro
2 1 (20.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (20.00%) Cyberattack
2 1 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (20.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) SANS
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (20.00%) Data Loss Prevention
2 1 (20.00%) Webhook
2 1 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Zapier
2 1 (20.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Strategic Thinking
2 1 (20.00%) Self-Awareness
2 1 (20.00%) CASB
2 1 (20.00%) OneLogin
2 1 (20.00%) Okta
2 1 (20.00%) Critical Thinking
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Leadership
2 1 (20.00%) NIST

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 (40.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) PaaS
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
2 1 (20.00%) AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (20.00%) Google Workspace
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (20.00%) Zapier
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
1 1 (20.00%) VLAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Head of Cybersecurity
1 1 (20.00%) Head of Security
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) SAML
2 1 (20.00%) JDBC
2 1 (20.00%) LDAP
2 1 (20.00%) ODBC
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Cyberattack
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (20.00%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Critical Thinking
2 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Data Loss Prevention
2 1 (20.00%) Data Privacy
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Self-Awareness
2 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) Strategic Thinking
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Leadership
2 1 (20.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (20.00%) Webhook
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISM
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) NIST
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) AirWatch
1 1 (20.00%) CASB
1 1 (20.00%) Jamf Pro
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Google
1 1 (20.00%) Okta
1 1 (20.00%) OneLogin
1 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
1 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
1 1 (20.00%) VMware