Period
to 29 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for OpenID skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OpenID over the 6 months to 29 May 2020 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.

OpenID Connect (OIDC)
UK > England
6 months to
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 427 610 652
Rank change year-on-year +183 +42 +86
Contract jobs citing OpenID 145 215 221
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.35% 0.26% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.13% 0.79% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 165 169
Median daily rate £525 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £399 £400 £413
90th Percentile £675 £700 £675
UK median daily rate £525 £550 £528
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.27% -4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 - £35.00
UK median hourly rate £40.70 - £35.00

OpenID is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 12,791 27,381 30,756
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 30.76% 32.97% 33.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,762 19,311 21,820
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £338 £340 £313
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £500 £490 £475
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 273 328
Median hourly rate £35.00 £43.92 £42.27
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.30% +3.90% +3.09%
10th Percentile £24.30 £18.50 £17.18
90th Percentile £63.00 £61.15 £59.13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £42.27
% change year-on-year -17.65% +0.56% +4.36%

OpenID
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing OpenID as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for OpenID in England

OpenID
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing OpenID in England.

Daily rate trend for OpenID in England

OpenID
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing OpenID in England over the 6 months to 29 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for OpenID in England

OpenID
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 OpenID within the England region over the 6 months to 29 May 2020. 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 +113 45 £550 -4.35% 5
Midlands +102 30 £525 - 3
South West +56 30 £525 +2.44% 2
West Midlands +78 29 £525 - 3
South East +127 27 £531 +1.14% 4
North of England +93 7 £470 +13.25% 2
Yorkshire +59 6 £510 +22.89% 1
East Midlands +41 1 - -
North East - 1 £363 -
OpenID
UK

For the 6 months to 29 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing OpenID 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 OpenID.

1 115 (79.31%) OAuth
2 82 (56.55%) SAML
3 75 (51.72%) Azure
4 59 (40.69%) Java
5 57 (39.31%) JavaScript
6 56 (38.62%) Agile Software Development
7 54 (37.24%) DevOps
8 47 (32.41%) Microsoft
9 45 (31.03%) Active Directory
10 44 (30.34%) Security Cleared
11 41 (28.28%) Python
12 40 (27.59%) .NET
12 40 (27.59%) OAuth2
13 38 (26.21%) Identity Access Management
13 38 (26.21%) Migration
14 37 (25.52%) SC Cleared
15 36 (24.83%) Single Sign-On
16 34 (23.45%) REST
17 32 (22.07%) C#
18 31 (21.38%) LDAP
19 29 (20.00%) PowerShell
19 29 (20.00%) Test Automation
19 29 (20.00%) Node.js
20 28 (19.31%) AWS
20 28 (19.31%) XML
21 27 (18.62%) SOAP
21 27 (18.62%) PKI
22 26 (17.93%) Microservices
22 26 (17.93%) ForgeRock
22 26 (17.93%) Docker

OpenID
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 24 (16.55%) SharePoint
2 10 (6.90%) Apache
2 10 (6.90%) IIS
3 7 (4.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (2.76%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.07%) Confluence
5 3 (2.07%) nginx
6 2 (1.38%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.69%) Anypoint
7 1 (0.69%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.69%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.38%) Photoshop
1 2 (1.38%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 16 (11.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.38%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.38%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.38%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.38%) Siebel CRM
2 2 (1.38%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 75 (51.72%) Azure
2 28 (19.31%) AWS
3 19 (13.10%) Azure Active Directory
3 19 (13.10%) Power Platform
4 16 (11.03%) Dynamics 365
5 14 (9.66%) Apigee
6 13 (8.97%) SaaS
7 9 (6.21%) Amazon S3
7 9 (6.21%) GCP
8 8 (5.52%) IaaS
9 7 (4.83%) Route 53
10 6 (4.14%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (4.14%) PaaS
10 6 (4.14%) Serverless
11 5 (3.45%) AWS Lambda
11 5 (3.45%) GitHub
11 5 (3.45%) npm
12 4 (2.76%) AWS CloudFormation
13 3 (2.07%) Azure Functions
13 3 (2.07%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.66%) Kerberos
2 10 (6.90%) DNS
2 10 (6.90%) Firewall
3 6 (4.14%) X.509
4 5 (3.45%) Network Security
4 5 (3.45%) SSL
4 5 (3.45%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.45%) X.500
5 4 (2.76%) DMZ
5 4 (2.76%) Extranet
5 4 (2.76%) Intranet
6 2 (1.38%) HTTP
6 2 (1.38%) Skype
6 2 (1.38%) SMTP
6 2 (1.38%) SNMP
6 2 (1.38%) VLAN
6 2 (1.38%) VPN
7 1 (0.69%) 4G
7 1 (0.69%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.69%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (14.48%) SQL Server
2 19 (13.10%) Power BI
3 16 (11.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (5.52%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.07%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (2.07%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.07%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.07%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (2.07%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.07%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.07%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (1.38%) Cosmos DB
6 2 (1.38%) OLTP
6 2 (1.38%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.38%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.69%) Big Data
7 1 (0.69%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.69%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (11.03%) Git (software)
2 14 (9.66%) webpack
3 13 (8.97%) Jenkins
4 12 (8.28%) git-flow
5 10 (6.90%) GitLab
5 10 (6.90%) Grunt
5 10 (6.90%) gulp
6 9 (6.21%) Hudson
7 8 (5.52%) JIRA
8 6 (4.14%) Subversion
8 6 (4.14%) Visual Studio
9 5 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (3.45%) NUnit
9 5 (3.45%) ReSharper
9 5 (3.45%) StyleCop
9 5 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (3.45%) Trac
10 4 (2.76%) Babel
11 3 (2.07%) Jasmine
12 2 (1.38%) Gradle
General
1 26 (17.93%) Public Sector
2 9 (6.21%) Finance
3 7 (4.83%) Banking
4 4 (2.76%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.07%) Games
6 2 (1.38%) Publishing
7 1 (0.69%) Automotive
7 1 (0.69%) Electronics
7 1 (0.69%) German Language
7 1 (0.69%) Marketing
7 1 (0.69%) Retail
7 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 73 (50.34%) Developer
2 28 (19.31%) Architect
3 12 (8.28%) Consultant
4 11 (7.59%) .NET Developer
4 11 (7.59%) CRM Developer
5 8 (5.52%) C Developer
5 8 (5.52%) Lead Developer
6 7 (4.83%) Azure Developer
6 7 (4.83%) IAM Specialist
6 7 (4.83%) Senior Developer
6 7 (4.83%) Software Developer
6 7 (4.83%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (4.83%) Web Developer
7 6 (4.14%) Technical Architect
8 5 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (3.45%) C# Developer
8 5 (3.45%) C# WCF Developer
8 5 (3.45%) ForgeRock Developer
8 5 (3.45%) WCF Developer
8 5 (3.45%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (79.31%) OAuth
2 82 (56.55%) SAML
3 40 (27.59%) .NET
3 40 (27.59%) OAuth2
4 34 (23.45%) REST
5 31 (21.38%) LDAP
6 29 (20.00%) Node.js
7 28 (19.31%) XML
8 27 (18.62%) SOAP
9 24 (16.55%) Web Services
10 22 (15.17%) HTML
11 21 (14.48%) JSON
12 19 (13.10%) HTML5
13 18 (12.41%) AngularJS
13 18 (12.41%) CSS
14 17 (11.72%) SailPoint
15 15 (10.34%) Swagger
16 12 (8.28%) WCF
17 11 (7.59%) RESTful
17 11 (7.59%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 27 (18.62%) PKI
2 7 (4.83%) Cloud Native
3 5 (3.45%) Public Cloud
4 4 (2.76%) User Experience
5 3 (2.07%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (2.07%) NHS
6 2 (1.38%) Industry 4.0
6 2 (1.38%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.38%) W3C
6 2 (1.38%) YubiKey
7 1 (0.69%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.69%) BYOD
7 1 (0.69%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.69%) DataPower
7 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.69%) iPad
7 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.69%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 21 (14.48%) Windows
2 20 (13.79%) Linux
3 15 (10.34%) Unix
4 8 (5.52%) Windows Server
5 6 (4.14%) Amazon Linux
6 3 (2.07%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (1.38%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.38%) VMS
8 1 (0.69%) Android
8 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (38.62%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (37.24%) DevOps
3 38 (26.21%) Identity Access Management
3 38 (26.21%) Migration
4 29 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 26 (17.93%) Microservices
6 23 (15.86%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (13.10%) Workflow
8 18 (12.41%) CRM
8 18 (12.41%) Data Migration
8 18 (12.41%) UML
9 16 (11.03%) ArchiMate
9 16 (11.03%) BDD
9 16 (11.03%) Requirements Gathering
9 16 (11.03%) Sequence Diagram
10 13 (8.97%) B2C
10 13 (8.97%) MVC
10 13 (8.97%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 13 (8.97%) Scrum
11 12 (8.28%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 59 (40.69%) Java
2 57 (39.31%) JavaScript
3 41 (28.28%) Python
4 32 (22.07%) C#
5 29 (20.00%) PowerShell
6 25 (17.24%) SQL
7 15 (10.34%) Bash Shell
7 15 (10.34%) Shell Script
8 14 (9.66%) C
9 6 (4.14%) ES6
9 6 (4.14%) Perl
9 6 (4.14%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.07%) Java 8
10 3 (2.07%) Kotlin
10 3 (2.07%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.38%) AWK
11 2 (1.38%) Go
11 2 (1.38%) Jython
11 2 (1.38%) sed
11 2 (1.38%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 44 (30.34%) Security Cleared
2 37 (25.52%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.52%) Degree
4 6 (4.14%) CISSP
5 5 (3.45%) DV Cleared
5 5 (3.45%) Master's Degree
6 2 (1.38%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.38%) CSPO
6 2 (1.38%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.69%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.69%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.69%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.90%) WCAG
2 2 (1.38%) QA
3 1 (0.69%) NIST
3 1 (0.69%) PSD2
System Software
1 45 (31.03%) Active Directory
2 26 (17.93%) Docker
3 13 (8.97%) OpenAM
4 11 (7.59%) NDS
5 9 (6.21%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 7 (4.83%) OpenDJ
7 2 (1.38%) NFS
8 1 (0.69%) IAG
8 1 (0.69%) OpenIDM
8 1 (0.69%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 36 (24.83%) Single Sign-On
2 11 (7.59%) Kubernetes
3 9 (6.21%) NetIQ Identity Manager
4 7 (4.83%) Terraform
5 6 (4.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 6 (4.14%) FreeIPA
5 6 (4.14%) SCCM
5 6 (4.14%) Tivoli
6 5 (3.45%) Prometheus
7 4 (2.76%) Ansible
7 4 (2.76%) MIIS
8 3 (2.07%) Grafana
8 3 (2.07%) WSUS
9 2 (1.38%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (1.38%) Data Guard
9 2 (1.38%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (1.38%) Istio
9 2 (1.38%) Oracle ZFS
10 1 (0.69%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 1 (0.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 47 (32.41%) Microsoft
2 26 (17.93%) ForgeRock
3 17 (11.72%) Okta
4 16 (11.03%) NetIQ
5 15 (10.34%) Oracle
6 13 (8.97%) Google
7 7 (4.83%) Centrify
7 7 (4.83%) CyberArk
8 6 (4.14%) MuleSoft
9 4 (2.76%) Novell
9 4 (2.76%) WSO2
10 3 (2.07%) Informatica
10 3 (2.07%) Siebel
11 2 (1.38%) Cisco
11 2 (1.38%) Dell
11 2 (1.38%) IBM
11 2 (1.38%) NetApp
11 2 (1.38%) Ping Identity
11 2 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.38%) Zuora