The table below looks at the statistics for OpenSSO skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenSSO over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun OpenSSO
Rank 136 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OpenSSO 12 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.38% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 5.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £700 £400
% change year-on-year
-42.85% +75.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Systems Management Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
235 162 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 7.49% 6.81% 7.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 71 121
Average daily rate £363 £280 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.46% -10.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £110 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 16
Average hourly rate £13.50 £25.00 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% +138.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.25 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £35.50 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-0.45% +11.11%

OpenSSO
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OpenSSO across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

OpenSSO Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

OpenSSO
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OpenSSO across the East of England region.

OpenSSO Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

OpenSSO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing OpenSSO also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OpenSSO.

1 25 (96.15%) HTML
2 24 (92.31%) HTML5
3 23 (88.46%) OAuth
3 23 (88.46%) Open Source
3 23 (88.46%) OpenID
3 23 (88.46%) CSS3
3 23 (88.46%) Perl
3 23 (88.46%) PHP
3 23 (88.46%) Oracle
3 23 (88.46%) CSS
3 23 (88.46%) Tcl
3 23 (88.46%) jQuery
4 19 (73.08%) MS Exchange
4 19 (73.08%) SMTP
5 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
6 3 (11.54%) Finance
6 3 (11.54%) JAAS
6 3 (11.54%) Banking
6 3 (11.54%) PKI
6 3 (11.54%) Sun
6 3 (11.54%) Apache
6 3 (11.54%) HTTP
6 3 (11.54%) Kerberos
6 3 (11.54%) ForgeRock
6 3 (11.54%) DevOps
7 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
7 2 (7.69%) Puppet
7 2 (7.69%) SSL

OpenSSO
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing OpenSSO also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OpenSSO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (73.08%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.54%) Apache
3 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.69%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (73.08%) SMTP
2 3 (11.54%) HTTP
2 3 (11.54%) Kerberos
3 2 (7.69%) SSL
3 2 (7.69%) X.509
3 2 (7.69%) Wireshark
3 2 (7.69%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Ant
1 2 (7.69%) Subversion
1 2 (7.69%) Maven
1 2 (7.69%) Fiddler
General
1 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
1 3 (11.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (88.46%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Web Developer
3 3 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Perl Developer
4 2 (7.69%) PHP Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (96.15%) HTML
2 24 (92.31%) HTML5
3 23 (88.46%) CSS3
3 23 (88.46%) CSS
3 23 (88.46%) jQuery
3 23 (88.46%) OAuth
3 23 (88.46%) OpenID
4 3 (11.54%) JAAS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (88.46%) Open Source
2 3 (11.54%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) UNIX
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.54%) DevOps
2 1 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (88.46%) Perl
1 23 (88.46%) PHP
1 23 (88.46%) Tcl
2 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
2 2 (7.69%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) Java
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Puppet
1 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (88.46%) Oracle
2 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.54%) Sun
3 3 (11.54%) ForgeRock