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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenID
Rank 555 551 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing OpenID 21 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.030% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 0
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£413 £430 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.06% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £469 £325 -
% change year-on-year
+44.23% -
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
14022 13562 12160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.72% 26.98% 27.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 9222 8450 7632
Average daily rate £388 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £541
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 260 303
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.87 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 27 February 2015.

OpenID Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

OpenID
Top 7 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 27 February 2015. 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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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 -12 21 £413 -4.06% 1
South East - 20 £469 -
Berkshire - 9 £545 -
London -17 1 £300 -33.33% 1
Birmingham - - - -
City of London - - - -
West Midlands - - - -

OpenID
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 47 (88.68%) SAML
2 38 (71.70%) OAuth
3 28 (52.83%) Enterprise Architecture
4 27 (50.94%) TOGAF
4 27 (50.94%) Security Cleared
4 27 (50.94%) CISSP
5 26 (49.06%) Information Security
6 24 (45.28%) Identity Management
7 22 (41.51%) DV Cleared
8 19 (35.85%) SC Cleared
8 19 (35.85%) Business Development
9 17 (32.08%) Java
10 16 (30.19%) OAuth2
11 14 (26.42%) Web Services
11 14 (26.42%) RESTful
12 13 (24.53%) Mockito
12 13 (24.53%) Selenium
12 13 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (24.53%) Spring
12 13 (24.53%) JUnit
13 12 (22.64%) Linux
13 12 (22.64%) SOA
14 11 (20.75%) SOAP
14 11 (20.75%) Scrum
14 11 (20.75%) TDD
14 11 (20.75%) Cucumber
14 11 (20.75%) BDD
15 10 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (18.87%) Hibernate
15 10 (18.87%) OO

OpenID
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 8 (15.09%) Apache
2 5 (9.43%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.66%) CMS
4 2 (3.77%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.89%) Node.js
5 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Office
1 2 (3.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Magento
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.09%) Internet
2 7 (13.21%) Network Security
3 4 (7.55%) LDAP
4 3 (5.66%) Firewall
4 3 (5.66%) HTTP
5 1 (1.89%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (5.66%) Hadoop
2 3 (5.66%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (3.77%) MySQL
4 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (24.53%) JUnit
1 13 (24.53%) Selenium
1 13 (24.53%) Mockito
2 11 (20.75%) Cucumber
3 10 (18.87%) Jenkins
4 8 (15.09%) Git (software)
4 8 (15.09%) Subversion
5 2 (3.77%) Maven
5 2 (3.77%) EasyMock
General
1 5 (9.43%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (32.08%) Developer
2 13 (24.53%) Java Developer
3 7 (13.21%) Technical Specialist
3 7 (13.21%) Architect
4 6 (11.32%) Consultant
5 5 (9.43%) Management Consultant
5 5 (9.43%) Security Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) Technical Security Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) Oracle Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Agile Java Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Oracle Technical Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Technical Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Technical Support
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Cloud Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (88.68%) SAML
2 38 (71.70%) OAuth
3 16 (30.19%) OAuth2
4 14 (26.42%) RESTful
4 14 (26.42%) Web Services
5 13 (24.53%) Spring
6 11 (20.75%) SOAP
7 10 (18.87%) Hibernate
8 7 (13.21%) HTML
9 5 (9.43%) PostGIS
10 4 (7.55%) CSS
11 3 (5.66%) Middleware
11 3 (5.66%) Ajax
12 2 (3.77%) Ruby on Rails
12 2 (3.77%) Java EE
12 2 (3.77%) JSON
12 2 (3.77%) Apache Camel
13 1 (1.89%) jQuery
13 1 (1.89%) HTML5
13 1 (1.89%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Open Source
2 3 (5.66%) Web 2.0
3 2 (3.77%) Wiki
3 2 (3.77%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.89%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.64%) Linux
2 3 (5.66%) Android
2 3 (5.66%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.77%) Mac OS X
3 2 (3.77%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (52.83%) Enterprise Architecture
2 27 (50.94%) TOGAF
3 26 (49.06%) Information Security
4 24 (45.28%) Identity Management
5 19 (35.85%) Business Development
6 13 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (22.64%) SOA
8 11 (20.75%) TDD
8 11 (20.75%) Scrum
8 11 (20.75%) BDD
9 10 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (18.87%) OO
10 9 (16.98%) Web Development
11 8 (15.09%) Automated Testing
11 8 (15.09%) Change Control
12 3 (5.66%) Android Development
12 3 (5.66%) iOS Development
12 3 (5.66%) Security Architecture
13 2 (3.77%) Unit Testing
13 2 (3.77%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.08%) Java
2 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (9.43%) PHP
3 3 (5.66%) Ruby
4 2 (3.77%) SQL
5 1 (1.89%) Tcl
5 1 (1.89%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (50.94%) CISSP
1 27 (50.94%) Security Cleared
2 22 (41.51%) DV Cleared
3 19 (35.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 5 (9.43%) Oracle
2 4 (7.55%) Google
3 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.66%) WSO2
4 2 (3.77%) Facebook
4 2 (3.77%) Twitter