The first table below looks at the demand for OpenSSO skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenSSO over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sun OpenSSO
Rank 575 489 555
Rank change year-on-year
-86 +66
Contract jobs citing OpenSSO 15 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.032% 0.039%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.40% 0.49% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 15
Average daily rate £358 £550 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £520 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £650 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £550 -
% change year-on-year
-36.36% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3755 2861 3481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.32% 6.64% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2186 1673 1883
Average daily rate £395 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.20% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 153 149
Average hourly rate £22.75 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.75% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £46.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
OpenSSO
UK

OpenSSO
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

OpenSSO Jobs Demand Trend in England

OpenSSO
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

OpenSSO Daily Rate Trend in England

OpenSSO
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OpenSSO across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

OpenSSO Daily Rate Histogram in England

OpenSSO
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenSSO within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -24 9 £538 -2.27% 2
East of England - 6 £318 - 3
South East - - - -
OpenSSO
UK

OpenSSO
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 10 (62.50%) PKI
2 9 (56.25%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) Web Services
3 8 (50.00%) SOAP
3 8 (50.00%) RESTful
4 7 (43.75%) HTML
4 7 (43.75%) Oracle
4 7 (43.75%) Apache
4 7 (43.75%) Sun
5 6 (37.50%) JAAS
5 6 (37.50%) Adobe
5 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
5 6 (37.50%) SOA
5 6 (37.50%) ETL
5 6 (37.50%) HTML5
6 5 (31.25%) MongoDB
6 5 (31.25%) NoSQL
6 5 (31.25%) Adobe CQ
6 5 (31.25%) Apache Solr
6 5 (31.25%) Mule
6 5 (31.25%) Lucene
6 5 (31.25%) Endeca
6 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
6 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
6 5 (31.25%) CRM
6 5 (31.25%) UNIX
6 5 (31.25%) IIS
6 5 (31.25%) BEA
6 5 (31.25%) WebLogic Portal
6 5 (31.25%) CA SiteMinder

OpenSSO
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 7 (43.75%) Apache
2 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
3 5 (31.25%) Adobe CQ
3 5 (31.25%) Apache Solr
3 5 (31.25%) Mule
3 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
3 5 (31.25%) IIS
3 5 (31.25%) WebLogic Portal
3 5 (31.25%) CMS
4 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
5 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) HTTP
1 4 (25.00%) Kerberos
2 3 (18.75%) Wireshark
2 3 (18.75%) LDAP
2 3 (18.75%) SMTP
2 3 (18.75%) SSL
2 3 (18.75%) X.509
3 1 (6.25%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MongoDB
1 5 (31.25%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.25%) BODI
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Fiddler
1 3 (18.75%) Maven
1 3 (18.75%) Subversion
1 3 (18.75%) Ant
2 1 (6.25%) PhoneGap
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Automotive
1 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Technical Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Mobility Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) Web Services
2 8 (50.00%) SOAP
2 8 (50.00%) RESTful
3 7 (43.75%) HTML
4 6 (37.50%) JAAS
4 6 (37.50%) HTML5
5 5 (31.25%) Lucene
6 4 (25.00%) CSS
6 4 (25.00%) jQuery
6 4 (25.00%) CSS3
7 3 (18.75%) OAuth
7 3 (18.75%) OpenID
7 3 (18.75%) J2EE
7 3 (18.75%) SAML
8 2 (12.50%) JSP
8 2 (12.50%) Servlets
8 2 (12.50%) Struts
8 2 (12.50%) Spring
9 1 (6.25%) JSF
9 1 (6.25%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) PKI
2 3 (18.75%) Open Source
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
3 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) UNIX
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Android
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Phone
4 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
4 1 (6.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) SOA
1 6 (37.50%) ETL
2 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
2 5 (31.25%) CRM
3 1 (6.25%) Document Management
3 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.25%) Information Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (6.25%) MVVM
3 1 (6.25%) UML
3 1 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (6.25%) OO
3 1 (6.25%) Scrum
3 1 (6.25%) Process Management
3 1 (6.25%) MVC
3 1 (6.25%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) Perl
2 3 (18.75%) PHP
2 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
2 3 (18.75%) Tcl
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) CA SiteMinder
2 3 (18.75%) Puppet
2 3 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle
1 7 (43.75%) Sun
2 6 (37.50%) Adobe
3 5 (31.25%) Endeca
3 5 (31.25%) BEA
3 5 (31.25%) ATG
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) ForgeRock
5 2 (12.50%) JBoss
6 1 (6.25%) KonyOne
6 1 (6.25%) Kony
6 1 (6.25%) Sencha
6 1 (6.25%) Cognos
6 1 (6.25%) Business Objects
6 1 (6.25%) Informatica
6 1 (6.25%) IBM
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