Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 18 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
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 608 612
Contract jobs citing OpenSSO 0 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London - 0.024% 0.011%
As % of the Systems Management category - 0.21% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 4
London median daily rate - £375 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -27.88% +18.18%
England median daily rate - £375 £520
% change year-on-year - -27.88% +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England 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 London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 5647 5358 4084
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 12.13% 11.84% 8.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 4163 3607 2809
London median daily rate £513 £475 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +6.74% +4.71%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £263
90th Percentile £638 £620 £613
England median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +4.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 59 74
London median hourly rate £25.50 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.50% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £11.92 £14.36 £13.00
90th Percentile £165.00 £36.57 £43.00
England median hourly rate £17.00 £20.73 £20.00
% change year-on-year -17.99% +3.65% +1.50%

OpenSSO
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for OpenSSO in London

OpenSSO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OpenSSO in London