Period
to 22 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 22 October 2020 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)
England > London
6 months to
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 283 389 356
Rank change year-on-year +106 -33 +134
Contract jobs citing Single Sign-On 76 181 289
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.54% 0.49% 0.63%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.26% 3.22% 4.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 124 219
Median daily rate £525 £468 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.30% -18.70% +15.00%
10th Percentile £325 £364 £413
90th Percentile £725 £675 £725
England median daily rate £455 £481 £525
% change year-on-year -5.45% -8.33% +11.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
England median hourly rate £20.34 £80.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -74.58% +128.57% +51.25%

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 London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 2,328 5,628 7,113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.47% 15.33% 15.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,558 4,091 5,278
Median daily rate £525 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £350 £344 £331
90th Percentile £703 £700 £675
England median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 69 76
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% +5.00% -25.38%
10th Percentile £12.76 £12.49 £13.31
90th Percentile £37.35 £47.10 £46.62
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +75.00% +14.29% -

Single Sign-On
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Single Sign-On as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Single Sign-On in London

Single Sign-On
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Single Sign-On in London.

Daily rate trend for Single Sign-On in London

Single Sign-On
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Single Sign-On in London over the 6 months to 22 October 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Single Sign-On in London

Single Sign-On
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Single Sign-On in London.

Hourly rate trend for Single Sign-On in London

Single Sign-On
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Single Sign-On within the London region over the 6 months to 22 October 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +82 5 £725 +61.11% 12
Single Sign-On
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2020, 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 London region with a requirement for Single Sign-On.

1 44 (57.89%) Azure
2 35 (46.05%) SAML
3 31 (40.79%) Active Directory
4 26 (34.21%) PaaS
5 25 (32.89%) SaaS
6 23 (30.26%) Microsoft
7 22 (28.95%) Windows
8 20 (26.32%) Linux
9 17 (22.37%) VPN
9 17 (22.37%) DNS
9 17 (22.37%) DMZ
9 17 (22.37%) Shell Script
9 17 (22.37%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 16 (21.05%) Oracle
10 16 (21.05%) Information Security
10 16 (21.05%) Security Cleared
10 16 (21.05%) SC Cleared
11 15 (19.74%) Oracle Fusion
11 15 (19.74%) Windows Server
11 15 (19.74%) Two-Factor Authentication
12 14 (18.42%) DevOps
12 14 (18.42%) Finance
13 13 (17.11%) C
13 13 (17.11%) Web Services
13 13 (17.11%) OAuth
14 12 (15.79%) AWS
14 12 (15.79%) LDAP
14 12 (15.79%) Dashboard Development
15 11 (14.47%) Identity Access Management
15 11 (14.47%) Oracle ODI

Single Sign-On
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 11 (14.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 11 (14.47%) WebLogic
2 9 (11.84%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.58%) IIS
4 3 (3.95%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.63%) CMS
5 2 (2.63%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.63%) WordPress
6 1 (1.32%) Apache
6 1 (1.32%) Jadu
6 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.32%) SAP GRC
1 1 (1.32%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 44 (57.89%) Azure
2 26 (34.21%) PaaS
3 25 (32.89%) SaaS
4 12 (15.79%) AWS
5 10 (13.16%) Azure Active Directory
6 9 (11.84%) IaaS
6 9 (11.84%) Office 365
7 4 (5.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (3.95%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (3.95%) GCP
9 2 (2.63%) Akamai
9 2 (2.63%) Amazon S3
9 2 (2.63%) Asana
9 2 (2.63%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (2.63%) Azure Stack
9 2 (2.63%) Dropbox
9 2 (2.63%) G Suite
9 2 (2.63%) OneDrive
9 2 (2.63%) SurveyMonkey
9 2 (2.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (22.37%) DMZ
1 17 (22.37%) DNS
1 17 (22.37%) VPN
2 8 (10.53%) Firewall
3 7 (9.21%) Reverse Proxy
4 6 (7.89%) SSL
5 3 (3.95%) HTTP
5 3 (3.95%) HTTPS
5 3 (3.95%) Internet
5 3 (3.95%) LAN
5 3 (3.95%) WAN
5 3 (3.95%) Wireless
6 2 (2.63%) Kerberos
6 2 (2.63%) Multicast
6 2 (2.63%) Skype
6 2 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.32%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.32%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (1.32%) Network Security
7 1 (1.32%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.47%) Oracle ODI
2 5 (6.58%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.63%) Tableau
3 2 (2.63%) Tableau Desktop
4 1 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.32%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.32%) Lumira
4 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.32%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.32%) Redis
4 1 (1.32%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.63%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.32%) Bitbucket Server
3 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.32%) JIRA
3 1 (1.32%) Mocha
General
1 14 (18.42%) Finance
2 8 (10.53%) Banking
2 8 (10.53%) Public Sector
3 5 (6.58%) Manufacturing
3 5 (6.58%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.26%) Financial Institution
4 4 (5.26%) Marketing
5 3 (3.95%) Electronics
5 3 (3.95%) Publishing
6 2 (2.63%) Local Government
7 1 (1.32%) Billing
7 1 (1.32%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.32%) Law
7 1 (1.32%) Legal
7 1 (1.32%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.32%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 23 (30.26%) Developer
2 21 (27.63%) Architect
3 11 (14.47%) Cloud Developer
4 10 (13.16%) Cloud Architect
4 10 (13.16%) Consultant
5 6 (7.89%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (6.58%) Analyst
6 5 (6.58%) Senior Developer
6 5 (6.58%) Technical Developer
7 4 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Security Architect
7 4 (5.26%) Senior DevOps
7 4 (5.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Technical Architect
8 3 (3.95%) Applications Architect
8 3 (3.95%) IAM Consultant
8 3 (3.95%) Security Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Architect
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Cloud Architect
9 2 (2.63%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (46.05%) SAML
2 15 (19.74%) Oracle Fusion
3 13 (17.11%) OAuth
3 13 (17.11%) Web Services
4 12 (15.79%) LDAP
5 10 (13.16%) .NET
6 9 (11.84%) OpenID
7 7 (9.21%) REST
8 4 (5.26%) AngularJS
8 4 (5.26%) SPML
8 4 (5.26%) WCF
8 4 (5.26%) XACML
9 3 (3.95%) Node.js
9 3 (3.95%) ODBC
10 2 (2.63%) Kafka
10 2 (2.63%) OAuth2
10 2 (2.63%) React
10 2 (2.63%) Spring
10 2 (2.63%) Spring Boot
10 2 (2.63%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.21%) PKI
2 6 (7.89%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.26%) Enterprise Cloud
4 3 (3.95%) Cloud Native
4 3 (3.95%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.95%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.63%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.63%) NHS
5 2 (2.63%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.63%) Social Media
5 2 (2.63%) Wiki
6 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.32%) CESG
6 1 (1.32%) Clustering
6 1 (1.32%) CMDB
6 1 (1.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.32%) FMCG
6 1 (1.32%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (1.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (28.95%) Windows
2 20 (26.32%) Linux
3 15 (19.74%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.95%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.63%) Android
5 2 (2.63%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.63%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (1.32%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.32%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.32%) Unix
6 1 (1.32%) VMS
6 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.37%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 16 (21.05%) Information Security
3 15 (19.74%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 14 (18.42%) DevOps
5 12 (15.79%) Dashboard Development
6 11 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (14.47%) Identity Access Management
6 11 (14.47%) SOA
7 10 (13.16%) Migration
8 7 (9.21%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (7.89%) Data Protection
9 6 (7.89%) Identity Management
9 6 (7.89%) Web SSO
9 6 (7.89%) Workflow
10 5 (6.58%) Microservices
11 4 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (5.26%) High Availability
11 4 (5.26%) Scrum
11 4 (5.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (22.37%) Shell Script
2 13 (17.11%) C
3 11 (14.47%) PowerShell
4 8 (10.53%) VB.NET
5 6 (7.89%) Java
5 6 (7.89%) SQL
6 5 (6.58%) JavaScript
7 4 (5.26%) C#
7 4 (5.26%) VBScript
8 3 (3.95%) Groovy
8 3 (3.95%) Python
9 2 (2.63%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.32%) Java 8
10 1 (1.32%) Java 9
10 1 (1.32%) Perl
10 1 (1.32%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (21.05%) SC Cleared
1 16 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 10 (13.16%) CISSP
3 8 (10.53%) DV Cleared
4 6 (7.89%) Degree
5 4 (5.26%) CISA
5 4 (5.26%) Master's Degree
6 3 (3.95%) CSSLP
6 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.63%) CCNA
7 2 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.32%) AWS Certification
8 1 (1.32%) CISM
8 1 (1.32%) CRISC
8 1 (1.32%) CWSP
8 1 (1.32%) MCSE
8 1 (1.32%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (3.95%) SLA
2 2 (2.63%) GDPR
2 2 (2.63%) NIST
3 1 (1.32%) NIST 800
3 1 (1.32%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.32%) PSD2
System Software
1 31 (40.79%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.21%) Docker
3 2 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.32%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.32%) IAG
4 1 (1.32%) KVM
4 1 (1.32%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (7.89%) Kubernetes
2 5 (6.58%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (5.26%) Terraform
4 3 (3.95%) Ansible
Vendors
1 23 (30.26%) Microsoft
2 16 (21.05%) Oracle
3 6 (7.89%) SAP
4 5 (6.58%) ServiceNow
5 4 (5.26%) ForgeRock
6 3 (3.95%) New Relic
6 3 (3.95%) Northgate
6 3 (3.95%) Ping Identity
7 2 (2.63%) Adobe
7 2 (2.63%) Cisco
7 2 (2.63%) Citrix
7 2 (2.63%) CyberArk
7 2 (2.63%) Genesys
7 2 (2.63%) Google
7 2 (2.63%) Okta
7 2 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.63%) Samsung
7 2 (2.63%) VMware
8 1 (1.32%) BeyondTrust
8 1 (1.32%) Blue Prism