Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for PingFederate skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PingFederate over the 6 months to 16 January 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.

Ping Identity PingFederate
UK
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 856 867 851
Rank change year-on-year +11 -16 +29
Contract jobs citing PingFederate 22 22 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.022% 0.023%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.15% 0.18% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 17
UK median daily rate £600 £525 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +38.16% -25.85%
10th Percentile £432 £421 £334
90th Percentile £700 £625 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

PingFederate 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 14,507 11,955 10,759
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.58% 11.92% 11.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,685 8,122 6,863
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +7.14%
10th Percentile £308 £269 £263
90th Percentile £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 362 274 250
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -12.50% -
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.25 £12.50
90th Percentile £48.43 £47.50 £47.92
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +9.38% -17.95% -

PingFederate
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for PingFederate in the UK

PingFederate
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PingFederate in the UK

PingFederate
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PingFederate over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PingFederate in the UK

PingFederate
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PingFederate within the UK over the 6 months to 16 January 2019. 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
England -10 21 £600 +14.29% 2
London +11 17 £600 +14.29% 2
UK excluding London - 4 £350 -
Midlands - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 - -
North of England - 1 £350 -
Scotland - 1 - -
North West - 1 £350 -

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing PingFederate 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 with a requirement for PingFederate.

1 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
1 10 (45.45%) Ping Identity
2 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (36.36%) OpenID
3 7 (31.82%) Office 365
3 7 (31.82%) Azure Active Directory
3 7 (31.82%) Finance
3 7 (31.82%) PowerShell
4 6 (27.27%) Windows
4 6 (27.27%) Runbook
5 5 (22.73%) OAuth
5 5 (22.73%) IaaS
5 5 (22.73%) PaaS
6 4 (18.18%) Puppet
6 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
6 4 (18.18%) Docker
6 4 (18.18%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (18.18%) Terraform
6 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
6 4 (18.18%) SAML
6 4 (18.18%) Mercator
6 4 (18.18%) LDAP
6 4 (18.18%) Oracle
7 3 (13.64%) DevOps
7 3 (13.64%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (9.09%) Boomi
8 2 (9.09%) Data Governance
8 2 (9.09%) Java
8 2 (9.09%) Dell

PingFederate
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (31.82%) Azure Active Directory
2 7 (31.82%) Office 365
3 5 (22.73%) IaaS
3 5 (22.73%) PaaS
4 2 (9.09%) Boomi
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) AWS Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) AWS DevOps
3 3 (13.64%) DevOps Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Developer
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) IAM Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Security Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Senior DevOps
4 2 (9.09%) Senior DevOps Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Access Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) OpenID
2 5 (22.73%) OAuth
3 4 (18.18%) LDAP
3 4 (18.18%) SAML
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Runbook
2 4 (18.18%) Identity Access Management
2 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
3 3 (13.64%) DevOps
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) Data Governance
4 2 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (4.55%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.09%) Java
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) Docker
3 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Puppet
1 4 (18.18%) Terraform
2 3 (13.64%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Ping Identity
2 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (18.18%) Mercator
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle
4 2 (9.09%) Dell
5 1 (4.55%) VMware
5 1 (4.55%) WSO2