Period
to 17 October 2018

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 17 October 2018 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 123 148
Rank change year-on-year -12 +25 -12
Contract jobs citing Single Sign-On 22 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.70% 0.46% 0.33%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.60% 4.30% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 8
Manchester median daily rate £528 £450 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.22% -18.18% +41.94%
10th Percentile £342 £429 £295
90th Percentile £650 £588 £591
North West median daily rate £500 £450 £550
% change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18% +15.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 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 393 302 410
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 12.54% 10.71% 11.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 190 229
Manchester median daily rate £450 £436 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.15% +9.06% +23.08%
10th Percentile £210 £253 £213
90th Percentile £675 £600 £575
North West median daily rate £450 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 13 11
Manchester median hourly rate £17.50 £15.69 £20.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.54% -24.31% +80.26%
10th Percentile £10.63 £10.75 £10.88
90th Percentile £185.00 £39.10 £37.50
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.73
% change year-on-year -12.50% -3.52% +69.22%

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 17 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Single Sign-On in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, 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 10 (45.45%) OAuth
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
3 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
4 6 (27.27%) SIEM
4 6 (27.27%) Office 365
4 6 (27.27%) Mobile App
4 6 (27.27%) OAuth2
5 5 (22.73%) MS Visio
5 5 (22.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (18.18%) SAP
6 4 (18.18%) Citrix
6 4 (18.18%) VPN
6 4 (18.18%) NetWeaver
6 4 (18.18%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (18.18%) YubiKey
6 4 (18.18%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 4 (18.18%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
7 3 (13.64%) Content Development
7 3 (13.64%) iPaaS
7 3 (13.64%) DevOps
7 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (13.64%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (13.64%) SAP Portal
7 3 (13.64%) REST
7 3 (13.64%) Sitecore
7 3 (13.64%) IT Strategy
7 3 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (13.64%) webMethods

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (18.18%) NetWeaver
2 3 (13.64%) SAP Portal
3 2 (9.09%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 5 (22.73%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (27.27%) Office 365
3 4 (18.18%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (13.64%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) VPN
2 3 (13.64%) DHCP
2 3 (13.64%) DNS
3 2 (9.09%) Skype
4 1 (4.55%) Network Security
4 1 (4.55%) SMS
4 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) DB2
1 2 (9.09%) SAP BW
General
1 3 (13.64%) Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Digital Economy
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Architect
2 9 (40.91%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (22.73%) Security Architect
4 4 (18.18%) Security Solutions Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Developer
5 3 (13.64%) SAP Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Portal Developer
6 2 (9.09%) SAP Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) SAP Portal Developer
7 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Active Directory Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Citrix Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) SCCM Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) OAuth
2 6 (27.27%) OAuth2
3 3 (13.64%) .NET
3 3 (13.64%) JMS
3 3 (13.64%) REST
3 3 (13.64%) SOAP
3 3 (13.64%) Web Dynpro
4 2 (9.09%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Mobile App
2 4 (18.18%) YubiKey
3 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.64%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (9.09%) Blackberry
5 1 (4.55%) Life Science
5 1 (4.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
1 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
2 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) SIEM
2 4 (18.18%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 4 (18.18%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 3 (13.64%) Content Development
3 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (13.64%) DevOps
3 3 (13.64%) IT Strategy
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL
3 3 (13.64%) Performance Testing
3 3 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (13.64%) SOA
4 2 (9.09%) Business Development
4 2 (9.09%) Email Filtering
4 2 (9.09%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (9.09%) Identity Management
4 2 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (9.09%) OWASP
4 2 (9.09%) Privileged Access Management
4 2 (9.09%) Service Management
4 2 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) VB
2 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) CEH
1 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (4.55%) MCP
1 1 (4.55%) MCSA
1 1 (4.55%) MCSE
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) PSD2
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) SCOM
2 1 (4.55%) SCOrch
2 1 (4.55%) WMI
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) Citrix
2 4 (18.18%) SAP
3 3 (13.64%) PeopleSoft
3 3 (13.64%) Sitecore
3 3 (13.64%) webMethods
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco
4 2 (9.09%) Clearswift
4 2 (9.09%) IronPort
4 2 (9.09%) Micro Focus
4 2 (9.09%) NetApp
4 2 (9.09%) Ping Identity
5 1 (4.55%) McAfee
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle