The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenID
Rank 575 564 590
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +26
Contract jobs citing OpenID 31 15 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.028% 0.002%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.099% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 0
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£400 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 -
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15698 15095 15547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.76% 28.64% 26.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 9962 9698 9555
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 265 367
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 29 August 2014.

OpenID Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

OpenID
Top 6 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 29 August 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England 0 31 £400 +6.66% 5
London +22 13 £350 -15.66% 2
South East - 1 - - 2
Surrey - - - -
City of London - - - - 2
Canary Wharf - - - -

OpenID
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 50 (98.04%) OAuth
2 26 (50.98%) HTML
3 25 (49.02%) Oracle
3 25 (49.02%) CSS
3 25 (49.02%) Open Source
4 23 (45.10%) OpenSSO
4 23 (45.10%) HTML5
4 23 (45.10%) jQuery
4 23 (45.10%) Perl
4 23 (45.10%) PHP
4 23 (45.10%) Tcl
4 23 (45.10%) CSS3
5 19 (37.25%) MS Exchange
5 19 (37.25%) SMTP
6 17 (33.33%) SAML
7 14 (27.45%) Java
8 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
9 11 (21.57%) Web Services
9 11 (21.57%) JSON
10 10 (19.61%) XML
11 9 (17.65%) OO
11 9 (17.65%) Finance
11 9 (17.65%) Scrum
11 9 (17.65%) QA
11 9 (17.65%) REST
12 8 (15.69%) Java EE
12 8 (15.69%) OOD
12 8 (15.69%) Jenkins
13 7 (13.73%) JUnit
13 7 (13.73%) MySQL

OpenID
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 19 (37.25%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.88%) Apache
2 3 (5.88%) Node.js
3 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.96%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.96%) SaaS
2 1 (1.96%) PaaS
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (37.25%) SMTP
2 6 (11.76%) HTTP
3 5 (9.80%) LDAP
4 3 (5.88%) SSL
4 3 (5.88%) Wireshark
5 2 (3.92%) tcpdump
5 2 (3.92%) 3GPP
6 1 (1.96%) Kerberos
6 1 (1.96%) Internet
6 1 (1.96%) Firewall
6 1 (1.96%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) MySQL
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Jenkins
2 7 (13.73%) JUnit
2 7 (13.73%) Selenium
3 6 (11.76%) Maven
4 5 (9.80%) JMeter
5 4 (7.84%) EasyMock
5 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
5 4 (7.84%) Mockito
6 3 (5.88%) Capybara
6 3 (5.88%) Eclipse
6 3 (5.88%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.92%) Subversion
8 1 (1.96%) Checkstyle
8 1 (1.96%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (17.65%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (68.63%) Developer
2 9 (17.65%) Web Developer
3 7 (13.73%) Java Developer
4 3 (5.88%) Test Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) Designer
5 2 (3.92%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 2 (3.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (3.92%) Senior Security Consultant
5 2 (3.92%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (3.92%) Perl Developer
5 2 (3.92%) PHP Developer
5 2 (3.92%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (3.92%) Consultant
5 2 (3.92%) Security Consultant
5 2 (3.92%) Architect
6 1 (1.96%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (1.96%) Technical Architect
6 1 (1.96%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (1.96%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (98.04%) OAuth
2 26 (50.98%) HTML
3 25 (49.02%) CSS
4 23 (45.10%) HTML5
4 23 (45.10%) jQuery
4 23 (45.10%) CSS3
5 17 (33.33%) SAML
6 11 (21.57%) Web Services
6 11 (21.57%) JSON
7 10 (19.61%) XML
8 9 (17.65%) REST
9 8 (15.69%) Java EE
10 7 (13.73%) Spring
11 5 (9.80%) RESTful
12 4 (7.84%) Hibernate
12 4 (7.84%) Ruby on Rails
12 4 (7.84%) OAuth2
12 4 (7.84%) Apache Camel
13 3 (5.88%) J2EE
13 3 (5.88%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 25 (49.02%) Open Source
2 3 (5.88%) Cryptography
3 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.92%) Smartcard
4 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.96%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Android
1 4 (7.84%) Linux
2 3 (5.88%) Windows
2 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.65%) OO
1 9 (17.65%) Scrum
2 8 (15.69%) OOD
3 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (9.80%) E-Commerce
4 5 (9.80%) TDD
4 5 (9.80%) Unit Testing
5 4 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (7.84%) Workflow
5 4 (7.84%) SOA
6 3 (5.88%) Build Automation
6 3 (5.88%) Web Design
6 3 (5.88%) Performance Testing
6 3 (5.88%) BDD
7 2 (3.92%) OWASP
7 2 (3.92%) Requirements Engineering
7 2 (3.92%) Security Testing
7 2 (3.92%) Use Case
7 2 (3.92%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.92%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 23 (45.10%) Perl
1 23 (45.10%) PHP
1 23 (45.10%) Tcl
2 14 (27.45%) Java
3 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
3 5 (9.80%) SQL
4 4 (7.84%) Ruby
5 2 (3.92%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.96%) XQuery
6 1 (1.96%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.65%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 23 (45.10%) OpenSSO
2 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.96%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (49.02%) Oracle
2 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.88%) WSO2
3 3 (5.88%) Google
4 2 (3.92%) Akamai
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