Period
to 15 November 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of ForgeRock products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ForgeRock over the 6 months to 15 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within ForgeRock.

ForgeRock
UK > England
6 months to
15 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 669 735 791
Rank change year-on-year +66 +56 +11
Contract jobs citing ForgeRock 97 117 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.12% 0.069%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 0.29% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 86 51
England median daily rate £575 £550 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% -4.35% +27.78%
10th Percentile £451 £460 £430
90th Percentile £738 £693 £675
UK median daily rate £575 £550 £575
% change year-on-year +4.55% -4.35% +27.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

ForgeRock is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 33,262 40,282 40,705
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 43.39% 42.29% 42.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,078 25,330 25,490
England median daily rate £450 £450 £442
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.75% +4.06%
10th Percentile £243 £250 £250
90th Percentile £638 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £430
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +2.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,291 1,517 1,362
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +0.72% +5.30%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.00 £10.59
90th Percentile £53.00 £47.00 £45.41
UK median hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +11.43% - +6.06%

ForgeRock
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing ForgeRock as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for ForgeRock in England

ForgeRock
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ForgeRock in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for ForgeRock in England

ForgeRock
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ForgeRock in England over the 6 months to 15 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ForgeRock in England

ForgeRock
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ForgeRock within the England region over the 6 months to 15 November 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +44 43 £638 +8.51% 16
South West +22 28 £500 - 1
North of England +36 9 £638 +54.55%
South East +24 8 £563 +12.50% 1
Midlands - 8 £575 -
West Midlands - 7 £575 -
North West - 5 £638 -
Yorkshire +29 4 £414 +0.30%
East Midlands - 1 £425 -
ForgeRock
UK

For the 6 months to 15 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing ForgeRock also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for ForgeRock.

1 55 (56.70%) Identity Access Management
2 39 (40.21%) Azure
2 39 (40.21%) Java
3 38 (39.18%) AWS
3 38 (39.18%) OpenID
4 34 (35.05%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (32.99%) Oracle
6 28 (28.87%) NetIQ
7 27 (27.84%) SAML
8 26 (26.80%) Security Cleared
9 25 (25.77%) Web Services
10 24 (24.74%) NetIQ Identity Manager
11 23 (23.71%) Active Directory
11 23 (23.71%) OAuth
11 23 (23.71%) OpenAM
12 22 (22.68%) SC Cleared
12 22 (22.68%) BDD
12 22 (22.68%) DevOps
12 22 (22.68%) TDD
12 22 (22.68%) Identity Management
12 22 (22.68%) Scrum
13 21 (21.65%) OpenDJ
14 20 (20.62%) Ping Identity
14 20 (20.62%) SailPoint
15 19 (19.59%) SOAP
16 18 (18.56%) LDAP
16 18 (18.56%) Spring
16 18 (18.56%) GCP
17 17 (17.53%) JIRA
18 16 (16.49%) Kanban

ForgeRock
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (11.34%) Confluence
2 9 (9.28%) Oracle Workflow
3 8 (8.25%) Tomcat
4 6 (6.19%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.09%) Apache ServiceMix
5 3 (3.09%) Mule
5 3 (3.09%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (2.06%) Camunda
7 1 (1.03%) CICS
Business Applications
1 4 (4.12%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.03%) Eikon
2 1 (1.03%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 39 (40.21%) Azure
2 38 (39.18%) AWS
3 18 (18.56%) GCP
4 8 (8.25%) Office 365
5 5 (5.15%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (5.15%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (4.12%) IBM Cloud
7 3 (3.09%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (3.09%) GitHub
8 2 (2.06%) Boomi
8 2 (2.06%) IaaS
8 2 (2.06%) PaaS
8 2 (2.06%) SaaS
9 1 (1.03%) Akamai
9 1 (1.03%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.06%) Firewall
1 2 (2.06%) NetScaler
2 1 (1.03%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.34%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (6.19%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.15%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.09%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.09%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.09%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.09%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.06%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 17 (17.53%) JIRA
2 12 (12.37%) Jenkins
3 11 (11.34%) Cucumber
3 11 (11.34%) Maven
3 11 (11.34%) Mockito
4 10 (10.31%) GitLab
5 8 (8.25%) JUnit
5 8 (8.25%) Selenium
6 5 (5.15%) Appium
6 5 (5.15%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.03%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 14 (14.43%) Banking
2 9 (9.28%) Finance
3 8 (8.25%) Public Sector
4 7 (7.22%) Retail
5 4 (4.12%) Military
6 1 (1.03%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.03%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (39.18%) Developer
2 21 (21.65%) Architect
3 11 (11.34%) ForgeRock Developer
3 11 (11.34%) IAM Developer
3 11 (11.34%) Security Engineer
4 10 (10.31%) Consultant
4 10 (10.31%) Java Developer
5 9 (9.28%) ForgeRock Architect
6 7 (7.22%) Analyst
6 7 (7.22%) Business Analyst
7 6 (6.19%) ForgeRock Engineer
7 6 (6.19%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (5.15%) IAM Specialist
8 5 (5.15%) SC Cleared Java Developer
9 4 (4.12%) Access Developer
9 4 (4.12%) Cloud Engineer
9 4 (4.12%) Designer
9 4 (4.12%) Integration Engineer
9 4 (4.12%) Security Specialist
9 4 (4.12%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (39.18%) OpenID
2 27 (27.84%) SAML
3 25 (25.77%) Web Services
4 23 (23.71%) OAuth
5 20 (20.62%) SailPoint
6 19 (19.59%) SOAP
7 18 (18.56%) LDAP
7 18 (18.56%) Spring
8 16 (16.49%) REST
8 16 (16.49%) XML
9 11 (11.34%) JSF
10 9 (9.28%) RESTful
11 8 (8.25%) Node.js
12 7 (7.22%) JSON
12 7 (7.22%) OAuth2
13 4 (4.12%) CSS
13 4 (4.12%) HTML
13 4 (4.12%) J2EE
14 3 (3.09%) JSP
14 3 (3.09%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.22%) User Experience
2 4 (4.12%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.12%) Mobile Banking
2 4 (4.12%) NHS
3 3 (3.09%) PKI
4 2 (2.06%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.06%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.03%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.03%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.03%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.31%) Windows
2 4 (4.12%) Unix
2 4 (4.12%) VMS
2 4 (4.12%) Windows 10
3 2 (2.06%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.03%) Linux
4 1 (1.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (56.70%) Identity Access Management
2 34 (35.05%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (22.68%) BDD
3 22 (22.68%) DevOps
3 22 (22.68%) Identity Management
3 22 (22.68%) Scrum
3 22 (22.68%) TDD
4 16 (16.49%) Kanban
5 14 (14.43%) Migration
6 11 (11.34%) User Stories
6 11 (11.34%) Workflow
7 10 (10.31%) Microservices
8 9 (9.28%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (9.28%) Customer Requirements
8 9 (9.28%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 9 (9.28%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (8.25%) Data Modelling
10 7 (7.22%) Biometrics
10 7 (7.22%) ITIL
11 6 (6.19%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 39 (40.21%) Java
2 15 (15.46%) JavaScript
3 11 (11.34%) SQL
4 7 (7.22%) Groovy
5 5 (5.15%) Bash Shell
5 5 (5.15%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.09%) Java 8
6 3 (3.09%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.03%) C#
7 1 (1.03%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 26 (26.80%) Security Cleared
2 22 (22.68%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.12%) CISA
3 4 (4.12%) CISM
3 4 (4.12%) CISSP
3 4 (4.12%) CRISC
4 2 (2.06%) IIBA
4 2 (2.06%) ISEB
5 1 (1.03%) Degree
5 1 (1.03%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (7.22%) NIST
2 6 (6.19%) NIST 800
3 5 (5.15%) PSD2
4 2 (2.06%) Data Quality
4 2 (2.06%) QA
5 1 (1.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (23.71%) Active Directory
1 23 (23.71%) OpenAM
2 21 (21.65%) OpenDJ
3 12 (12.37%) NDS
3 12 (12.37%) OpenIDM
4 11 (11.34%) Docker
5 10 (10.31%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 5 (5.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (5.15%) vSphere
7 2 (2.06%) Shibboleth
7 2 (2.06%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 24 (24.74%) NetIQ Identity Manager
2 16 (16.49%) Kubernetes
3 7 (7.22%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 4 (4.12%) Terraform
5 3 (3.09%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (2.06%) Tivoli
6 2 (2.06%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 1 (1.03%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (1.03%) PingFederate
7 1 (1.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (32.99%) Oracle
2 28 (28.87%) NetIQ
3 20 (20.62%) Ping Identity
4 14 (14.43%) Microsoft
5 10 (10.31%) Axiomatics
6 9 (9.28%) IBM
6 9 (9.28%) MuleSoft
6 9 (9.28%) Novell
7 8 (8.25%) VMware
8 6 (6.19%) Okta
9 4 (4.12%) Google
9 4 (4.12%) Remedy
10 3 (3.09%) Splunk
11 2 (2.06%) Adobe
11 2 (2.06%) Dell
11 2 (2.06%) hybris
11 2 (2.06%) SAP
11 2 (2.06%) Sitecore
12 1 (1.03%) Qualys
12 1 (1.03%) Red Hat