Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 841 850 895
Rank change year-on-year +9 +45 -26
Contract jobs citing PingFederate 40 17 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.039% 0.018% 0.020%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.29% 0.16% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 10
UK median daily rate £600 £450 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -12.20% -1.44%
10th Percentile £509 £371 £400
90th Percentile £675 £593 £608
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £350
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 13,934 10,871 12,421
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.61% 11.37% 11.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,316 7,212 7,995
UK median daily rate £475 £460 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.26% +8.24% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £390
% change year-on-year +3.03% +5.77% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 381 230 266
UK median hourly rate £19.25 £17.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -22.22% +11.47%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.75 £13.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.50 £48.56
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £24.75
% change year-on-year +9.38% -35.35% +20.73%

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 15 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PingFederate in the UK

PingFederate
Top 7 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 15 August 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 -5 37 £600 +33.33% 2
London -5 32 £600 +33.33% 1
UK excluding London - 8 - - 1
Scotland - 3 - -
South East - 3 - - 1
West Midlands - 2 - -
Midlands - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 25 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 20 (50.00%) Office 365
3 17 (42.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (42.50%) Active Directory
4 14 (35.00%) Windows
4 14 (35.00%) Finance
4 14 (35.00%) Migration
4 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (30.00%) Symantec
6 11 (27.50%) SAML
7 10 (25.00%) Yammer
7 10 (25.00%) Ping Identity
8 9 (22.50%) Identity Access Management
8 9 (22.50%) JIRA
9 8 (20.00%) Polycom
9 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
9 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (20.00%) Sonus
9 8 (20.00%) Skype for Business
9 8 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (20.00%) Handset
9 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
9 8 (20.00%) DNS
9 8 (20.00%) Single Sign-On
9 8 (20.00%) Fintech
9 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (20.00%) ForgeRock
10 7 (17.50%) Jenkins
10 7 (17.50%) DHCP

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 8 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (20.00%) Skype for Business
2 7 (17.50%) Confluence
3 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.00%) Apache
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.50%) Anypoint
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (5.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 20 (50.00%) Office 365
2 17 (42.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (25.00%) Yammer
4 6 (15.00%) GitHub
4 6 (15.00%) Mimecast
5 5 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (12.50%) OneDrive
6 4 (10.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (10.00%) Amazon S3
6 4 (10.00%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (10.00%) CloudFront
6 4 (10.00%) IaaS
6 4 (10.00%) PaaS
6 4 (10.00%) Route 53
6 4 (10.00%) Serverless
6 4 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (5.00%) Boomi
7 2 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) DNS
2 7 (17.50%) DHCP
2 7 (17.50%) Unified Communications
3 6 (15.00%) SMTP
4 5 (12.50%) Internet
5 4 (10.00%) Firewall
5 4 (10.00%) Skype
6 2 (5.00%) HTTPS
6 2 (5.00%) SSL
7 1 (2.50%) HTTP
7 1 (2.50%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) JIRA
2 7 (17.50%) Jenkins
3 6 (15.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.00%) Ant
4 2 (5.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (5.00%) FishEye
4 2 (5.00%) Maven
4 2 (5.00%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.50%) Bitbucket
General
1 14 (35.00%) Finance
2 7 (17.50%) Back Office
3 5 (12.50%) Banking
4 4 (10.00%) Legal
5 3 (7.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (25.00%) Architect
2 7 (17.50%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Office 365 Architect
4 4 (10.00%) AWS DevOps
4 4 (10.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Identity Management Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Java Architect
7 1 (2.50%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.50%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (27.50%) SAML
2 4 (10.00%) Node.js
2 4 (10.00%) REST
2 4 (10.00%) SailPoint
3 3 (7.50%) HTML
3 3 (7.50%) OAuth
3 3 (7.50%) SOAP
3 3 (7.50%) Web Services
4 2 (5.00%) .NET
4 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.00%) CSS
4 2 (5.00%) HTML5
4 2 (5.00%) J2EE
4 2 (5.00%) LDAP
5 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.50%) Ext JS
5 1 (2.50%) jQuery
5 1 (2.50%) JSON
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
5 1 (2.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Fintech
1 8 (20.00%) Handset
2 2 (5.00%) BBC
2 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Windows
2 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (15.00%) Linux
4 4 (10.00%) Unix
5 1 (2.50%) Android
5 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (35.00%) Migration
2 9 (22.50%) Identity Access Management
3 8 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (15.00%) ITIL
4 6 (15.00%) Line Management
4 6 (15.00%) Service Management
5 5 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 5 (12.50%) Runbook
6 4 (10.00%) DevOps
6 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (7.50%) Identity Management
7 3 (7.50%) Test Automation
8 2 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (5.00%) Cloud Enablement
8 2 (5.00%) Deployment Automation
8 2 (5.00%) IT Strategy
8 2 (5.00%) SOA
9 1 (2.50%) Problem-Solving
9 1 (2.50%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (17.50%) Java
3 5 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 5 (12.50%) Python
4 2 (5.00%) C#
4 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Degree
2 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (10.00%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 17 (42.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (20.00%) Single Sign-On
2 5 (12.50%) Ansible
2 5 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (10.00%) CA Single Sign-On
3 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (10.00%) Terraform
4 3 (7.50%) CASB
5 1 (2.50%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.50%) Puppet
5 1 (2.50%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 12 (30.00%) Symantec
3 10 (25.00%) Ping Identity
4 8 (20.00%) ForgeRock
4 8 (20.00%) Polycom
4 8 (20.00%) Sonus
5 7 (17.50%) VMware
6 6 (15.00%) Oracle
7 4 (10.00%) Atlassian
8 3 (7.50%) CA
9 2 (5.00%) Dell
9 2 (5.00%) IBM
10 1 (2.50%) Google
10 1 (2.50%) MobileIron
10 1 (2.50%) MuleSoft
10 1 (2.50%) Okta
10 1 (2.50%) OneLogin
10 1 (2.50%) Proofpoint
10 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (2.50%) Splunk