The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for OpenAM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OpenAM over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 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.

ForgeRock OpenAM
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 559 615 615
Rank change year-on-year +56 0  
Contract jobs citing OpenAM 23 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.054% 0.034% 0.020%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.50% 0.31% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 5
Median daily rate £550 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £398 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £615 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate - £575 £500
% change year-on-year - +14.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

OpenAM is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 4597 5562 4432
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 10.83% 11.27% 8.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3042 3657 2760
Median daily rate £488 £450 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +10.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £290 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £377
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 113 152
Median hourly rate £17.89 £28.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.12% +38.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £16.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.20 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year -50.00% +73.39%  

OpenAM
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing OpenAM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for OpenAM in England

OpenAM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OpenAM in England

OpenAM
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 OpenAM within the England region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +37 23 £550 +18.91%
OpenAM
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OpenAM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for OpenAM.

1 32 (72.73%) Java
2 17 (38.64%) ForgeRock
3 15 (34.09%) REST
3 15 (34.09%) Jenkins
3 15 (34.09%) Git (software)
3 15 (34.09%) Linux
3 15 (34.09%) LDAP
3 15 (34.09%) Configuration Management
3 15 (34.09%) DevOps
4 14 (31.82%) Docker
5 13 (29.55%) Ansible
5 13 (29.55%) Big Data
5 13 (29.55%) Kafka
5 13 (29.55%) Static Code Analysis
5 13 (29.55%) Puppet
5 13 (29.55%) Hadoop
5 13 (29.55%) Bash Shell
5 13 (29.55%) Test Automation
5 13 (29.55%) CentOS
5 13 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (29.55%) Maven
5 13 (29.55%) HTTP
5 13 (29.55%) ActiveMQ
5 13 (29.55%) Elastic Stack
5 13 (29.55%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (29.55%) Linux Command Line
6 12 (27.27%) Secure Coding
6 12 (27.27%) Kubernetes
6 12 (27.27%) API Integration
6 12 (27.27%) OpenIDM

OpenAM
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 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.27%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.27%) Confluence
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.27%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (34.09%) LDAP
2 13 (29.55%) HTTP
3 1 (2.27%) FCoE
3 1 (2.27%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.27%) Internet
3 1 (2.27%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.27%) LAN
3 1 (2.27%) Multicast
3 1 (2.27%) NAS
3 1 (2.27%) SAN
3 1 (2.27%) SSH
3 1 (2.27%) SSL
3 1 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (29.55%) Big Data
1 13 (29.55%) Hadoop
2 4 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (34.09%) Git (software)
1 15 (34.09%) Jenkins
2 13 (29.55%) Maven
3 3 (6.82%) JIRA
4 2 (4.55%) JMeter
4 2 (4.55%) JUnit
4 2 (4.55%) LoadRunner
4 2 (4.55%) Selenium
4 2 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (22.73%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Banking
2 5 (11.36%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Java Engineer
2 12 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (25.00%) AWS DevOps
3 11 (25.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 11 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
3 11 (25.00%) Developer
4 9 (20.45%) Architect
5 5 (11.36%) Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Identity Management Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Lead Software Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Management Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Test Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Cloud Administrator
8 1 (2.27%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.09%) REST
2 13 (29.55%) ActiveMQ
2 13 (29.55%) Elastic Stack
2 13 (29.55%) Kafka
3 6 (13.64%) Spring
4 5 (11.36%) OAuth
4 5 (11.36%) OAuth2
5 3 (6.82%) Hibernate
5 3 (6.82%) SOAP
5 3 (6.82%) Web Services
6 2 (4.55%) JPA
6 2 (4.55%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 2 (4.55%) Spring Boot
7 1 (2.27%) OpenID
7 1 (2.27%) RESTful
7 1 (2.27%) SAML
7 1 (2.27%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.27%) Cybercrime
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Online Banking
3 1 (2.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.09%) Linux
2 13 (29.55%) CentOS
3 1 (2.27%) Solaris
3 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) Configuration Management
1 15 (34.09%) DevOps
2 13 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (29.55%) Static Code Analysis
2 13 (29.55%) Test Automation
3 12 (27.27%) API Integration
3 12 (27.27%) Secure Coding
4 11 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 9 (20.45%) Identity Access Management
6 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.82%) Identity Management
8 3 (6.82%) Scrum
9 2 (4.55%) Kanban
9 2 (4.55%) Load Balancing
9 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.55%) TDD
10 1 (2.27%) OWASP
10 1 (2.27%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (2.27%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 32 (72.73%) Java
2 13 (29.55%) Bash Shell
3 11 (25.00%) Groovy
3 11 (25.00%) Python
4 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (31.82%) Docker
2 13 (29.55%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.27%) KVM
3 1 (2.27%) NFS
3 1 (2.27%) SRDF
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (29.55%) Ansible
1 13 (29.55%) Puppet
2 12 (27.27%) Kubernetes
2 12 (27.27%) OpenIDM
3 2 (4.55%) Terraform
4 1 (2.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 17 (38.64%) ForgeRock
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco
3 1 (2.27%) EMC
3 1 (2.27%) Intel
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.27%) MuleSoft
3 1 (2.27%) NetApp
3 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.27%) VMware