The first table below looks at the demand for OpenID skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OpenID 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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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
OpenID
Rank 569 536 585
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +49
Contract jobs citing OpenID 18 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.017% 0.005%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.063% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 0
Average daily rate £425 £438 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £425 -
% change year-on-year
-28.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15117 12750 15276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.85% 26.72% 25.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9729 7964 9020
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 228 352 384
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%

OpenID
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OpenID within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

OpenID Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OpenID
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OpenID within the UK.

OpenID Daily Rate Trend in the UK

OpenID
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OpenID within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

OpenID Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

OpenID
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenID within the UK 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
England -77 18 £425 -2.85% 9
London -14 10 £430 -21.81% 7
West Midlands -19 3 £325 -23.52%
Cambridge - 3 £285 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 3 £285 - 2
City of London - 3 £430 - 2
East of England - 3 £285 - 2
South West - 1 - -
Birmingham - - - -
Bristol - - - -

OpenID
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing OpenID 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 OpenID.

1 27 (96.43%) OAuth
2 17 (60.71%) Web Services
3 11 (39.29%) MySQL
4 10 (35.71%) Linux
4 10 (35.71%) LDAP
4 10 (35.71%) Ruby
4 10 (35.71%) Ruby on Rails
4 10 (35.71%) JSON
4 10 (35.71%) OAuth2
5 9 (32.14%) REST
5 9 (32.14%) XML
5 9 (32.14%) Workflow
6 8 (28.57%) Finance
7 7 (25.00%) SOA
8 6 (21.43%) HTTP
8 6 (21.43%) Java
8 6 (21.43%) SAML
8 6 (21.43%) Open Source
9 5 (17.86%) Degree
9 5 (17.86%) Oracle
10 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
10 4 (14.29%) RDBMS
10 4 (14.29%) SSL
10 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (14.29%) Google
10 4 (14.29%) Cryptography
10 4 (14.29%) Android
10 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (14.29%) Build Automation
10 4 (14.29%) Relational Database

OpenID
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing OpenID 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 OpenID. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.71%) Node.js
1 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
1 3 (10.71%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.71%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (7.14%) SaaS
3 2 (7.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) LDAP
2 6 (21.43%) HTTP
3 4 (14.29%) SSL
4 3 (10.71%) tcpdump
4 3 (10.71%) Wireshark
4 3 (10.71%) SMTP
5 2 (7.14%) Kerberos
5 2 (7.14%) 3GPP
5 2 (7.14%) Internet
5 2 (7.14%) Network Security
6 1 (3.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (39.29%) MySQL
2 4 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) JMeter
2 2 (7.14%) Subversion
2 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.57%) Maven
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Retail
3 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Architect
3 4 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Security Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Node.js Developer
5 1 (3.57%) ScrumMaster
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (96.43%) OAuth
2 17 (60.71%) Web Services
3 10 (35.71%) Ruby on Rails
3 10 (35.71%) JSON
3 10 (35.71%) OAuth2
4 9 (32.14%) REST
4 9 (32.14%) XML
5 6 (21.43%) SAML
6 3 (10.71%) Android SDK
6 3 (10.71%) HTML5
6 3 (10.71%) CSS3
6 3 (10.71%) jQuery
6 3 (10.71%) CSS
6 3 (10.71%) XSD
6 3 (10.71%) HTML
7 2 (7.14%) DOM
7 2 (7.14%) SOAP
7 2 (7.14%) HATEOAS
8 1 (3.57%) SailPoint
8 1 (3.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Open Source
2 4 (14.29%) Cryptography
3 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
4 2 (7.14%) Smartcard
4 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 2 (7.14%) CESG
4 2 (7.14%) PKI
5 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Linux
2 4 (14.29%) Android
3 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.57%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Workflow
2 7 (25.00%) SOA
3 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (14.29%) Build Automation
4 3 (10.71%) Security Architecture
4 3 (10.71%) Document Management
4 3 (10.71%) Scrum
4 3 (10.71%) Web Design
4 3 (10.71%) Information Security
5 2 (7.14%) OO
5 2 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) TOGAF
5 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Requirements Engineering
6 1 (3.57%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (3.57%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.57%) CQRS
6 1 (3.57%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) Ruby
2 6 (21.43%) Java
3 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
3 3 (10.71%) Tcl
3 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.71%) Perl
3 3 (10.71%) PHP
4 2 (7.14%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) CISSP
3 2 (7.14%) CISM
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.57%) CCNP
4 1 (3.57%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Vagrant
1 3 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (10.71%) OpenSSO
1 3 (10.71%) Puppet
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle
2 4 (14.29%) Google
3 3 (10.71%) WSO2
3 3 (10.71%) Akamai
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) Aveksa
4 1 (3.57%) IBM
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