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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenID
Rank 614 578 589
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +11
Contract jobs citing OpenID 12 27 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.053% 0.020%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.082% 0.20% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 21 4
Average daily rate £550 £525 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +35.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £651 £625 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £525 £325
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +61.53%
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
14629 13646 13172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.37% 26.67% 26.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 10112 9088 8227
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 257 196 270
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £20.37 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £46.50 £46.23
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 14 February 2016.

OpenID Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

OpenID
Top 9 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 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -24 12 £550 +4.76% 6
London +11 9 £600 +126.41% 3
Hampshire +4 2 £450 +13.92% 1
South East -8 2 £450 -14.28% 1
West Midlands -15 1 £425 -
Andover - 1 £450 -
Warwickshire - 1 £425 -
City of London - 1 £600 - 2
Warwick - 1 £425 -

OpenID
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 29 (70.73%) OAuth2
2 24 (58.54%) OAuth
3 22 (53.66%) SAML
4 20 (48.78%) Java
5 18 (43.90%) REST
6 16 (39.02%) HTTP
7 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (36.59%) RESTful
8 12 (29.27%) Kerberos
8 12 (29.27%) Java EE
8 12 (29.27%) Identity Management
9 11 (26.83%) SOA
9 11 (26.83%) SQL
9 11 (26.83%) SOAP
9 11 (26.83%) Web Services
10 10 (24.39%) .NET
10 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
10 10 (24.39%) Web Development
11 9 (21.95%) Finance
11 9 (21.95%) EAI
11 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
11 9 (21.95%) Apple iOS
11 9 (21.95%) Android
11 9 (21.95%) JSON
11 9 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
12 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET
13 7 (17.07%) Telecoms
13 7 (17.07%) Technical Architecture

OpenID
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 5 (12.20%) IIS
1 5 (12.20%) SharePoint
1 5 (12.20%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (9.76%) Node.js
3 2 (4.88%) Apache Solr
3 2 (4.88%) CMS
3 2 (4.88%) Liferay
3 2 (4.88%) Mule
3 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (2.44%) Confluence
4 1 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.44%) JBoss
4 1 (2.44%) Mule ESB
4 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
2 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (39.02%) HTTP
2 12 (29.27%) Kerberos
3 4 (9.76%) 3G
3 4 (9.76%) WLAN
4 3 (7.32%) LDAP
5 1 (2.44%) BOOTP
5 1 (2.44%) DHCP
5 1 (2.44%) DNS
5 1 (2.44%) Firewall
5 1 (2.44%) HTTPS
5 1 (2.44%) IPsec
5 1 (2.44%) LAN
5 1 (2.44%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (2.44%) SSL
5 1 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.07%) NoSQL
3 6 (14.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (12.20%) InterSystems Cache
4 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.44%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Git (software)
2 6 (14.63%) Selenium
3 5 (12.20%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 5 (12.20%) Jasmine
3 5 (12.20%) SpecFlow
3 5 (12.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (4.88%) Gradle
5 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.88%) JIRA
5 2 (4.88%) Maven
6 1 (2.44%) EasyMock
6 1 (2.44%) Geb
6 1 (2.44%) JUnit
6 1 (2.44%) Mockito
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (2.44%) Spock
6 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (21.95%) Finance
2 7 (17.07%) Telecoms
3 5 (12.20%) Military
4 4 (9.76%) Legal
5 2 (4.88%) Banking
6 1 (2.44%) Automotive
6 1 (2.44%) Billing
6 1 (2.44%) General Ledger
6 1 (2.44%) Marketing
6 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) Architect
2 11 (26.83%) Technical Architect
3 10 (24.39%) Developer
4 9 (21.95%) Analyst
5 8 (19.51%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) .NET Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Support Specialist
7 4 (9.76%) Technical Specialist
7 4 (9.76%) Technical Support
7 4 (9.76%) Technical Support Specialist
8 3 (7.32%) Java Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Senior Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (4.88%) Business Analyst
9 2 (4.88%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (4.88%) SOA Analyst
9 2 (4.88%) Technical Business Analyst
10 1 (2.44%) EAI Analyst
10 1 (2.44%) Senior .NET Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Technical Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (70.73%) OAuth2
2 24 (58.54%) OAuth
3 22 (53.66%) SAML
4 18 (43.90%) REST
5 15 (36.59%) RESTful
6 12 (29.27%) Java EE
7 11 (26.83%) SOAP
7 11 (26.83%) Web Services
8 10 (24.39%) .NET
9 9 (21.95%) JSON
10 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET
10 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (14.63%) .NET Framework
11 6 (14.63%) Entity Framework
11 6 (14.63%) jQuery
12 5 (12.20%) Ajax
12 5 (12.20%) Breeze.js
12 5 (12.20%) CSS
12 5 (12.20%) Durandal
12 5 (12.20%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Cryptography
1 5 (12.20%) Mobile App
1 5 (12.20%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.88%) Over-the-Top Content
2 2 (4.88%) Video on Demand
3 1 (2.44%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.44%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.44%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (2.44%) PKI
3 1 (2.44%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.44%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.44%) Smartcard
3 1 (2.44%) Social Media
3 1 (2.44%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Android
1 9 (21.95%) Apple iOS
2 5 (12.20%) Windows
2 5 (12.20%) Windows Server
2 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (29.27%) Identity Management
3 11 (26.83%) SOA
4 10 (24.39%) Web Development
5 9 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (21.95%) EAI
6 7 (17.07%) Analytics
6 7 (17.07%) CRM
6 7 (17.07%) Data Modelling
6 7 (17.07%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (17.07%) Unit Testing
7 5 (12.20%) Data Architecture
7 5 (12.20%) Data Mapping
7 5 (12.20%) ETL
7 5 (12.20%) Integration Testing
7 5 (12.20%) MVC
7 5 (12.20%) Open Source
7 5 (12.20%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (12.20%) Release Management
7 5 (12.20%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (48.78%) Java
2 11 (26.83%) SQL
3 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
4 6 (14.63%) C#
4 6 (14.63%) PHP
5 5 (12.20%) PowerShell
5 5 (12.20%) Ruby
5 5 (12.20%) T-SQL
5 5 (12.20%) TypeScript
6 4 (9.76%) R
7 3 (7.32%) C
8 1 (2.44%) C++
8 1 (2.44%) Groovy
8 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.44%) VB
8 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
1 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
1 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) CISSP
2 1 (2.44%) CREST Certified
2 1 (2.44%) GPEN
2 1 (2.44%) GSSP-JAVA
2 1 (2.44%) GWAPT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.20%) Facebook
2 5 (12.20%) Oracle
3 4 (9.76%) Google
3 4 (9.76%) Twitter
4 2 (4.88%) Adobe
5 1 (2.44%) Apigee
5 1 (2.44%) Apple
5 1 (2.44%) Assembla
5 1 (2.44%) ForgeRock
5 1 (2.44%) PayPal