Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 18 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.

Single Sign-On (SSO)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 175 163 196
Rank change year-on-year -12 +33 -20
Contract jobs citing Single Sign-On 17 9 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.33% 0.21% 0.38%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.96% 2.12% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 6
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £325 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.46% -17.46% -40.57%
10th Percentile £387 £303 £358
90th Percentile £538 £338 £532
England median daily rate £511 £450 £468
% change year-on-year +13.61% -3.85% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.98 £20.26 £59.31
% change year-on-year +77.61% -65.84% +332.60%

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 574 425 606
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 11.25% 9.75% 9.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 276 317
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £461 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +15.31% +14.29%
10th Percentile £279 £268 £289
90th Percentile £575 £575 £525
England median daily rate £490 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +3.16% +8.57% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 14 12
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.50 £14.21 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.21% -15.18% -20.24%
10th Percentile £12.60 £11.63 £10.58
90th Percentile £23.60 £23.63 £24.65
England median hourly rate £19.25 £17.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year +10.00% -20.45% +7.32%

Single Sign-On
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Single Sign-On as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Single Sign-On in the West Midlands

Single Sign-On
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Single Sign-On in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Single Sign-On in the West Midlands

Single Sign-On
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Single Sign-On in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Single Sign-On in the West Midlands

Single Sign-On
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Single Sign-On in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Single Sign-On in the West Midlands

Single Sign-On
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Single Sign-On within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 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
Coventry - 10 £450 - 1
Birmingham -21 2 £390 +20.00%
Wolverhampton - 2 £363 -
Solihull -10 1 - -
Single Sign-On
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Single Sign-On.

1 5 (29.41%) LDAP
1 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (29.41%) TDD
1 5 (29.41%) Identity Access Management
2 4 (23.53%) Automotive
2 4 (23.53%) Migration
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
3 3 (17.65%) BDD
3 3 (17.65%) Office 365
3 3 (17.65%) User Stories
3 3 (17.65%) SaaS
3 3 (17.65%) Kanban
3 3 (17.65%) Scrum
3 3 (17.65%) Service Management
3 3 (17.65%) Information Management
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
3 3 (17.65%) CRM
3 3 (17.65%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (11.76%) Secure Coding
4 2 (11.76%) Semantic Layer
4 2 (11.76%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (11.76%) Deployment Automation
4 2 (11.76%) SDLC
4 2 (11.76%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Deployment

Single Sign-On
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (17.65%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) Office 365
2 3 (17.65%) SaaS
3 1 (5.88%) IaaS
3 1 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) SAN
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
2 2 (11.76%) Semantic Layer
General
1 4 (23.53%) Automotive
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Architect
1 5 (29.41%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Business Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Business Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Digital Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce Architect
4 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Azure Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) IT Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Office 365 Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) SAP Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) LDAP
2 2 (11.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (29.41%) Identity Access Management
1 5 (29.41%) TDD
2 4 (23.53%) Migration
3 3 (17.65%) BDD
3 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (17.65%) CRM
3 3 (17.65%) Information Management
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) Kanban
3 3 (17.65%) Scrum
3 3 (17.65%) Service Management
3 3 (17.65%) User Stories
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (11.76%) Deployment Automation
4 2 (11.76%) SDLC
4 2 (11.76%) Secure Coding
4 2 (11.76%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Java
1 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Jaspersoft
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) ServiceNow
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) SAP