The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for OpenIDM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OpenIDM 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 OpenIDM
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 571 628 624
Rank change year-on-year +57 -4  
Contract jobs citing OpenIDM 11 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.026% 0.008% 0.002%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.24% 0.072% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 1
Median daily rate £563 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £450 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

OpenIDM 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%  

OpenIDM
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for OpenIDM in England

OpenIDM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OpenIDM in England

OpenIDM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OpenIDM in England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OpenIDM in England

OpenIDM
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 OpenIDM 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 - 11 £563 -
OpenIDM
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OpenIDM 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 OpenIDM.

1 23 (95.83%) ForgeRock
2 12 (50.00%) OpenAM
3 11 (45.83%) LDAP
3 11 (45.83%) Kerberos
4 10 (41.67%) Java
4 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (41.67%) DevOps
5 9 (37.50%) Big Data
5 9 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (33.33%) Scrum
6 8 (33.33%) Linux
6 8 (33.33%) Kanban
7 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
7 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
7 7 (29.17%) Red Hat
7 7 (29.17%) vCloud
7 7 (29.17%) OpenStack
7 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
8 6 (25.00%) MongoDB
8 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
8 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
8 6 (25.00%) Python
8 6 (25.00%) Ubuntu
8 6 (25.00%) QA
8 6 (25.00%) TDD
9 5 (20.83%) Finance
9 5 (20.83%) Retail
9 5 (20.83%) JIRA
9 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
9 5 (20.83%) HTTP

OpenIDM
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 7 (29.17%) OpenStack
2 2 (8.33%) Apache
2 2 (8.33%) nginx
3 1 (4.17%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) PaaS
2 2 (8.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) Kerberos
1 11 (45.83%) LDAP
2 5 (20.83%) HTTP
2 5 (20.83%) SSL
2 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
3 3 (12.50%) LAN
3 3 (12.50%) WAN
4 2 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) Big Data
2 6 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 2 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
1 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
2 5 (20.83%) JIRA
3 4 (16.67%) Vagrant
4 2 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
1 5 (20.83%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Architect
2 5 (20.83%) Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Java Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Developer
5 2 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Lead Software Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) DevOps Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior DevOps
6 1 (4.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) OAuth
1 4 (16.67%) OAuth2
1 4 (16.67%) REST
1 4 (16.67%) Spring
2 2 (8.33%) Hibernate
2 2 (8.33%) JPA
2 2 (8.33%) LAMP
2 2 (8.33%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (8.33%) SOAP
2 2 (8.33%) Spring Boot
2 2 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (4.17%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (12.50%) Private Cloud
4 2 (8.33%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (41.67%) DevOps
2 9 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (33.33%) Kanban
3 8 (33.33%) Scrum
4 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (25.00%) TDD
5 4 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (16.67%) Open Source
5 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 3 (12.50%) API Integration
6 3 (12.50%) Network Design
6 3 (12.50%) Secure Coding
6 3 (12.50%) SOA
7 2 (8.33%) Identity Management
7 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) Java
2 6 (25.00%) Python
3 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 3 (12.50%) Perl
4 2 (8.33%) Go
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
1 7 (29.17%) vCloud
2 3 (12.50%) NFS
2 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (50.00%) OpenAM
2 4 (16.67%) Ansible
2 4 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) ForgeRock
2 7 (29.17%) Red Hat
3 5 (20.83%) EMC
3 5 (20.83%) Isilon
4 4 (16.67%) SaltStack
4 4 (16.67%) VMware
5 3 (12.50%) Cisco