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 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ForgeRock OpenAM
UK / England
Rank 549 616 583
Rank change year-on-year +67 -33  
Contract jobs citing OpenAM 21 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.051% 0.004% 0.008%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.51% 0.044% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 3
Median daily rate £563 £333 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +69.17% -39.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £327 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £339 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate - £333 £400
% change year-on-year - -16.87%  
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 4085 4572 4030
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 9.96% 9.40% 8.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2726 2929 2385
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £310 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 124 160
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +11.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £37.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £23.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year -16.12% +8.13%  

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OpenAM in England over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 22 March 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 - 20 £563 -
East of England - 1 - -
OpenAM
UK

OpenAM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 24 (66.67%) Java
2 19 (52.78%) Identity Access Management
3 12 (33.33%) LDAP
3 12 (33.33%) ForgeRock
4 11 (30.56%) Banking
5 10 (27.78%) REST
5 10 (27.78%) Puppet
6 9 (25.00%) DevOps
6 9 (25.00%) Oracle
6 9 (25.00%) Linux
6 9 (25.00%) Finance
7 8 (22.22%) Tomcat
7 8 (22.22%) Docker
8 7 (19.44%) Jenkins
8 7 (19.44%) HTTP
8 7 (19.44%) Hadoop
8 7 (19.44%) Groovy
9 6 (16.67%) CentOS
9 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
9 6 (16.67%) Bash Shell
9 6 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
9 6 (16.67%) Maven
9 6 (16.67%) Configuration Management
9 6 (16.67%) NetApp
9 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 6 (16.67%) Static Code Analysis
9 6 (16.67%) Big Data
9 6 (16.67%) Kafka
9 6 (16.67%) OpenIDM
9 6 (16.67%) Ansible

OpenAM
Top Related 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 8 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 5 (13.89%) Apache
3 2 (5.56%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.78%) Confluence
4 1 (2.78%) DataSynapse
4 1 (2.78%) IIS
4 1 (2.78%) Liferay
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (33.33%) LDAP
2 7 (19.44%) HTTP
3 4 (11.11%) Kerberos
4 2 (5.56%) FCoE
4 2 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (5.56%) Internet
4 2 (5.56%) iSCSI
4 2 (5.56%) LAN
4 2 (5.56%) Multicast
4 2 (5.56%) NAS
4 2 (5.56%) SAN
4 2 (5.56%) WAN
5 1 (2.78%) SSH
5 1 (2.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) Hadoop
2 6 (16.67%) Big Data
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.78%) HBase
6 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Jenkins
2 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (16.67%) Maven
3 2 (5.56%) JMeter
3 2 (5.56%) JUnit
3 2 (5.56%) LoadRunner
3 2 (5.56%) Selenium
4 1 (2.78%) JIRA
4 1 (2.78%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (30.56%) Banking
2 9 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Consultant
3 7 (19.44%) Architect
4 6 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 5 (13.89%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Java Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Administrator
6 4 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
6 4 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (8.33%) J2EE Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Unix Administrator
7 3 (8.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Designer
8 2 (5.56%) Identity Management Consultant
8 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (5.56%) Security Architect
8 2 (5.56%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) REST
2 6 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
2 6 (16.67%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (16.67%) Kafka
3 5 (13.89%) SAML
3 5 (13.89%) SOAP
3 5 (13.89%) Web Services
4 4 (11.11%) J2EE
4 4 (11.11%) OAuth
4 4 (11.11%) OAuth2
4 4 (11.11%) OpenID
5 2 (5.56%) HTML
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 2 (5.56%) Spring
5 2 (5.56%) Spring Security
6 1 (2.78%) CSS
6 1 (2.78%) Middleware
6 1 (2.78%) Rendezvous
6 1 (2.78%) XML
6 1 (2.78%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (11.11%) RSA SecurID
3 1 (2.78%) Cybercrime
3 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Online Banking
3 1 (2.78%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Linux
2 6 (16.67%) CentOS
3 4 (11.11%) Unix
4 2 (5.56%) Solaris
4 2 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) Identity Access Management
2 9 (25.00%) DevOps
3 6 (16.67%) API Integration
3 6 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 6 (16.67%) Secure Coding
3 6 (16.67%) Static Code Analysis
4 5 (13.89%) SOA
5 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.11%) Change Control
5 4 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
5 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (11.11%) Release Management
6 3 (8.33%) Identity Management
7 2 (5.56%) Benchmarking
7 2 (5.56%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.56%) Microservices
7 2 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.56%) SDLC
8 1 (2.78%) Analytics
8 1 (2.78%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 24 (66.67%) Java
2 7 (19.44%) Groovy
3 6 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.11%) Python
5 3 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) Docker
2 6 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.56%) KVM
3 2 (5.56%) NFS
3 2 (5.56%) SRDF
3 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.56%) Xen
4 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (2.78%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 10 (27.78%) Puppet
2 6 (16.67%) Ansible
2 6 (16.67%) OpenIDM
3 5 (13.89%) Kubernetes
4 4 (11.11%) OpenSSO
4 4 (11.11%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 2 (5.56%) Terraform
6 1 (2.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) ForgeRock
2 9 (25.00%) Oracle
3 6 (16.67%) NetApp
4 5 (13.89%) MuleSoft
4 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco
5 2 (5.56%) EMC
5 2 (5.56%) Intel
5 2 (5.56%) VMware
6 1 (2.78%) IBM
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.78%) Sybase
6 1 (2.78%) TIBCO