Period
to 27 May 2018

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 27 May 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.

Ping Identity PingFederate
UK
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 845 820 869
Rank change year-on-year -25 +49 -19
Contract jobs citing PingFederate 37 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.037% 0.018% 0.014%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.28% 0.16% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 14 10
UK median daily rate £600 £438 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.14% -12.50% -3.85%
10th Percentile £513 £355 £400
90th Percentile £675 £616 £608
UK excluding London median daily rate - £355 £350
% change year-on-year - +1.43% -30.00%
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 13,062 9,792 10,991
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.96% 10.75% 10.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,692 6,491 6,984
UK median daily rate £477 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.89% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £274 £263
90th Percentile £631 £606 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £380
% change year-on-year +3.66% +7.89% +4.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 310 218 267
UK median hourly rate £18.25 £23.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.65% +2.22% +12.50%
10th Percentile £11.79 £12.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.00 £52.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.22 £20.00 £21.33
% change year-on-year -18.93% -6.24% +5.67%

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 27 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PingFederate in the UK

PingFederate
Top 5 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 27 May 2018. 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 -19 35 £600 +37.14% 1
London -42 32 £600 +31.87% 1
UK excluding London -13 5 - -
South East -18 3 - -
Scotland - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, 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 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
2 16 (43.24%) Finance
3 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (35.14%) Linux
4 13 (35.14%) Office 365
5 12 (32.43%) Single Sign-On
5 12 (32.43%) SAML
5 12 (32.43%) JIRA
6 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (29.73%) Symantec
6 11 (29.73%) Migration
6 11 (29.73%) Ping Identity
6 11 (29.73%) Fintech
7 10 (27.03%) Identity Access Management
7 10 (27.03%) Jenkins
7 10 (27.03%) CA Single Sign-On
7 10 (27.03%) Java
7 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
7 10 (27.03%) Confluence
7 10 (27.03%) Banking
8 9 (24.32%) Git (software)
8 9 (24.32%) Internet
8 9 (24.32%) GitHub
8 9 (24.32%) Yammer
9 8 (21.62%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (21.62%) Ansible
9 8 (21.62%) Docker
9 8 (21.62%) Configuration Management
9 8 (21.62%) Python
9 8 (21.62%) Amazon AWS

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 10 (27.03%) Confluence
2 6 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (16.22%) MS Exchange
2 6 (16.22%) SharePoint
2 6 (16.22%) Skype for Business
3 5 (13.51%) Apache
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.70%) Anypoint
5 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (35.14%) Office 365
2 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (24.32%) GitHub
3 9 (24.32%) Yammer
4 8 (21.62%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (18.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 7 (18.92%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (18.92%) Amazon S3
5 7 (18.92%) AWS Lambda
5 7 (18.92%) CloudFront
5 7 (18.92%) Route 53
5 7 (18.92%) Serverless
5 7 (18.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 5 (13.51%) Mimecast
6 5 (13.51%) OneDrive
7 2 (5.41%) SaaS
8 1 (2.70%) Dropbox
8 1 (2.70%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) Internet
2 7 (18.92%) DNS
3 6 (16.22%) DHCP
3 6 (16.22%) Firewall
4 5 (13.51%) SMTP
4 5 (13.51%) SSL
4 5 (13.51%) Unified Communications
5 4 (10.81%) Skype
6 2 (5.41%) HTTPS
7 1 (2.70%) HTTP
7 1 (2.70%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (32.43%) JIRA
2 10 (27.03%) Jenkins
3 9 (24.32%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.41%) Ant
4 2 (5.41%) Eclipse
4 2 (5.41%) FishEye
4 2 (5.41%) Maven
4 2 (5.41%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.70%) Bitbucket
General
1 16 (43.24%) Finance
2 10 (27.03%) Banking
3 5 (13.51%) Back Office
4 4 (10.81%) Legal
5 3 (8.11%) Retail
6 2 (5.41%) Financial Institution
7 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Architect
2 7 (18.92%) AWS DevOps
3 6 (16.22%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) AWS Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Security Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Office 365 Architect
4 5 (13.51%) Security Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Business Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Identity Management Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Java Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Banking Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) IT Business Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) IT Security Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (32.43%) SAML
2 7 (18.92%) Node.js
3 4 (10.81%) REST
3 4 (10.81%) SailPoint
4 3 (8.11%) HTML
4 3 (8.11%) OAuth
4 3 (8.11%) SOAP
4 3 (8.11%) Web Services
5 2 (5.41%) .NET
5 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.41%) CSS
5 2 (5.41%) HTML5
5 2 (5.41%) J2EE
5 2 (5.41%) LDAP
6 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.70%) Ext JS
6 1 (2.70%) jQuery
6 1 (2.70%) JSON
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
6 1 (2.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Fintech
2 6 (16.22%) Handset
3 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.41%) BBC
4 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.41%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (35.14%) Linux
2 7 (18.92%) Unix
2 7 (18.92%) Windows
3 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.70%) Android
4 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (29.73%) Migration
3 10 (27.03%) Identity Access Management
4 8 (21.62%) Configuration Management
5 7 (18.92%) DevOps
6 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (13.51%) ITIL
7 5 (13.51%) Line Management
7 5 (13.51%) Service Management
8 4 (10.81%) Cloud Enablement
8 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (8.11%) Product Management
9 3 (8.11%) Test Automation
9 3 (8.11%) Use Case
10 2 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (5.41%) Data Protection
10 2 (5.41%) Deployment Automation
10 2 (5.41%) Identity Management
10 2 (5.41%) IT Strategy
10 2 (5.41%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) Java
2 8 (21.62%) Bash Shell
2 8 (21.62%) Python
3 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.41%) C#
4 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Degree
2 7 (18.92%) AWS Certification
3 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (13.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (5.41%) OCA
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
2 8 (21.62%) Docker
3 6 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (32.43%) Single Sign-On
2 10 (27.03%) CA Single Sign-On
3 8 (21.62%) Ansible
3 8 (21.62%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (18.92%) CASB
4 7 (18.92%) Terraform
5 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (2.70%) Kubernetes
6 1 (2.70%) Puppet
6 1 (2.70%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
2 11 (29.73%) Ping Identity
2 11 (29.73%) Symantec
3 7 (18.92%) Atlassian
3 7 (18.92%) CA
4 6 (16.22%) ForgeRock
4 6 (16.22%) Oracle
4 6 (16.22%) Polycom
4 6 (16.22%) Sonus
4 6 (16.22%) VMware
5 2 (5.41%) IBM
6 1 (2.70%) Apigee
6 1 (2.70%) Google
6 1 (2.70%) MobileIron
6 1 (2.70%) MuleSoft
6 1 (2.70%) Okta
6 1 (2.70%) OneLogin
6 1 (2.70%) Proofpoint
6 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.70%) Splunk