Period
to 21 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 21 October 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.

Sun OpenSSO
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 883 -
Contract jobs citing OpenSSO 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.005% -
As % of the Systems Management category - 0.035% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
UK median daily rate - £513 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 12,440 14,458 11,479
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.64% 14.13% 11.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,415 9,735 7,655
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.38% +9.30%
10th Percentile £275 £293 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £433 £413
% change year-on-year +4.05% +4.85% +4.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 317 388 267
UK median hourly rate £21.15 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.86% -2.78% -22.58%
10th Percentile £12.76 £12.25 £10.75
90th Percentile £50.10 £47.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.90 £17.50 £17.38
% change year-on-year +19.40% +0.72% -33.81%

OpenSSO
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for OpenSSO in the UK

OpenSSO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OpenSSO in the UK