The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 March 2015 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sun OpenSSO
Rank - 536 510
Contract jobs citing OpenSSO 0 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.006% 0.022%
As % of the Systems Management category - 0.088% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate
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- £625 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £550
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 England region.

Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3827 3399 2629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.02% 7.30% 6.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2293 1927 1502
Average daily rate £425 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £214 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £343 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.02% -2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 156 177
Average hourly rate £22.50 £23.20 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.01% +3.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.10 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £40.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 6 (54.55%) Web Services
2 5 (45.45%) SOAP
2 5 (45.45%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) SOA
2 5 (45.45%) ETL
2 5 (45.45%) Adobe
2 5 (45.45%) CA Single Sign-On
2 5 (45.45%) PKI
2 5 (45.45%) RESTful
2 5 (45.45%) MongoDB
2 5 (45.45%) NoSQL
2 5 (45.45%) Adobe CQ
3 4 (36.36%) ForgeRock
3 4 (36.36%) OpenIDM
3 4 (36.36%) OpenAM
3 4 (36.36%) WebLogic Portal
3 4 (36.36%) Apache Solr
3 4 (36.36%) Mule
3 4 (36.36%) Lucene
3 4 (36.36%) Endeca
3 4 (36.36%) BEA
3 4 (36.36%) ATG
3 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
3 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle
4 3 (27.27%) IBM
4 3 (27.27%) CMS
4 3 (27.27%) Tivoli
4 3 (27.27%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 2 (18.18%) Tivoli Directory Integrator

OpenSSO
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 5 (45.45%) Adobe CQ
2 4 (36.36%) Mule
2 4 (36.36%) Apache Solr
2 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 4 (36.36%) WebLogic Portal
3 3 (27.27%) CMS
4 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MongoDB
1 5 (45.45%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Architect
1 5 (45.45%) Technical Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Management Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Security Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Web Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Web Services
2 5 (45.45%) RESTful
2 5 (45.45%) SOAP
3 4 (36.36%) Lucene
4 2 (18.18%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
5 1 (9.09%) OpenID
5 1 (9.09%) HTML5
5 1 (9.09%) CSS3
5 1 (9.09%) jQuery
5 1 (9.09%) OAuth
5 1 (9.09%) HTML
5 1 (9.09%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) PKI
2 1 (9.09%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) SOA
1 5 (45.45%) ETL
2 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) Identity Management
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) Perl
2 1 (9.09%) PHP
2 1 (9.09%) Tcl
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) CA Single Sign-On
2 4 (36.36%) OpenIDM
2 4 (36.36%) OpenAM
3 3 (27.27%) Tivoli
3 3 (27.27%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Adobe
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) BEA
2 4 (36.36%) ATG
2 4 (36.36%) Endeca
2 4 (36.36%) ForgeRock
3 3 (27.27%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Dell