Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for OpenSSO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OpenSSO over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 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.

Sun OpenSSO
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 850 869
Contract jobs citing OpenSSO 0 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England - 0.014% 0.005%
As % of the Systems Management category - 0.13% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 4
England median daily rate - £375 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -27.88% +30.00%
UK median daily rate - £375 £520
% change year-on-year - -27.88% +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

OpenSSO 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 England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 10718 10921 9072
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 11.34% 11.10% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 7336 7045 5602
England median daily rate £475 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +5.77%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £236
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £475 £440 £400
% change year-on-year +7.95% +10.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 244 311
England median hourly rate £17.00 £20.73 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.99% +3.65% +2.56%
10th Percentile £10.88 £13.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £44.50 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £19.03
% change year-on-year -18.60% +12.98% -2.41%

OpenSSO
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing OpenSSO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for OpenSSO in England

OpenSSO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing OpenSSO in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for OpenSSO in England