Period
to 20 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 20 November 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)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 132 139 133
Rank change year-on-year +7 -6 +23
Contract jobs citing Single Sign-On 13 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.47% 0.57% 0.31%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.24% 4.36% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 6
Manchester median daily rate £500 £525 £494
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +6.33% -10.23%
10th Percentile £400 £354 £405
90th Percentile £544 £650 £588
North West median daily rate £450 £453 £458
% change year-on-year -0.55% -1.09% -16.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Manchester median hourly rate - £35.00 -
North West median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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 Manchester with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 401 413 320
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 14.60% 13.10% 10.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 280 204
Manchester median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £235 £200 £221
90th Percentile £600 £700 £596
North West median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 29 14
Manchester median hourly rate £16.70 £17.50 £15.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.57% +9.79% -23.11%
10th Percentile £12.88 £10.78 £10.75
90th Percentile £107.15 £185.00 £38.15
North West median hourly rate £18.77 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +7.24% -7.89% -3.14%

Single Sign-On
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Single Sign-On in Manchester

Single Sign-On
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Single Sign-On in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for Single Sign-On in Manchester

Single Sign-On
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Single Sign-On in Manchester over the 6 months to 20 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Single Sign-On in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Single Sign-On.

1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) Azure
3 6 (46.15%) Windows
4 5 (38.46%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (30.77%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (30.77%) Office 365
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
6 3 (23.08%) Migration
6 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (23.08%) PKI
6 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
6 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
7 2 (15.38%) SCCM
7 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
7 2 (15.38%) Replication
7 2 (15.38%) Information Security
7 2 (15.38%) Linux
7 2 (15.38%) ITIL
7 2 (15.38%) DNS
7 2 (15.38%) Identity Management
7 2 (15.38%) Finance
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
7 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
7 2 (15.38%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 2 (15.38%) Public Sector

Single Sign-On
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 6 (46.15%) Azure
2 4 (30.77%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) Office 365
3 1 (7.69%) Azure ExpressRoute
3 1 (7.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MS Access
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Public Sector
2 1 (7.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) Identity and Access Management Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) Identity Management Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) Product Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Consultant
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Delivery Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Product Owner
2 1 (7.69%) Azure DevOps
2 1 (7.69%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (7.69%) DevOps Developer
2 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) IAM Project Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Identity Management Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365 Architect
2 1 (7.69%) Product Owner
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Agile Delivery Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Delivery Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
2 1 (7.69%) Technical Product Manager
2 1 (7.69%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (23.08%) PKI
2 2 (15.38%) Replication
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (7.69%) Smart Meter
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
3 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
4 2 (15.38%) Linux
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.69%) CentOS
5 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.69%) VMS
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Identity Access Management
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
3 2 (15.38%) Identity Management
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (7.69%) Dependency Management
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) Secure Coding
4 1 (7.69%) Security Operations
4 1 (7.69%) UX Design
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) MCP
3 1 (7.69%) MCSA
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) RHCE
3 1 (7.69%) VCAP
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) VMware NSX
2 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (7.69%) SCOM
2 1 (7.69%) vMotion
2 1 (7.69%) vRealize
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) CA
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) VMware