Period
to 28 January 2022

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Okta products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Okta over the 6 months to 28 January 2022 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 Okta, Inc.

Okta
England > London
6 months to
28 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 525 385 472
Rank change year-on-year -140 +87 +112
Contract jobs citing Okta 58 26 42
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.15% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.42% 0.37% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 12 29
10th Percentile £335 £430 £323
25th Percentile £450 £445 £383
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £563 £450
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% +25.00% -5.26%
75th Percentile £606 £694 £500
90th Percentile £738 £859 £554
England median daily rate £500 £525 £425
% change year-on-year -4.76% +23.53% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
10th Percentile £33.88 - -
25th Percentile £45.69 - £12.13
Median hourly rate £66.75 - £12.25
75th Percentile £88.19 - £12.38
90th Percentile £100.23 - -
England median hourly rate £66.75 - £12.25

Okta 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 London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 13,701 6,943 11,840
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 36.43% 38.58% 39.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,493 4,708 8,192
10th Percentile £343 £300 £256
25th Percentile £450 £400 £376
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £663 £588 £588
90th Percentile £750 £675 £675
England median daily rate £520 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +12.43% +2.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 69 209
10th Percentile £14.83 £12.76 £12.49
25th Percentile £20.89 £20.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate £32.00 £26.65 £20.86
Median % change year-on-year +20.08% +27.76% +9.79%
75th Percentile £49.25 £51.00 £29.96
90th Percentile £58.38 £64.30 £50.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £23.24 £18.50
% change year-on-year -13.92% +25.59% +5.71%

Okta
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Okta as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Okta in London

Okta
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Okta in London.

Daily rate trend for Okta in London

Okta
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Okta in London over the 6 months to 28 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Okta in London

Okta
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Okta in London.

Hourly rate trend for Okta in London

Okta
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Okta in London over the 6 months to 28 January 2022.

Hourly rate histogram for Okta in London

Okta
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Okta within the London region over the 6 months to 28 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -55 6 £500 -9.09% 3
Okta
England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Okta 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 London region with a requirement for Okta.

1 37 (63.79%) Active Directory
2 33 (56.90%) Azure
3 21 (36.21%) Windows
4 20 (34.48%) Microsoft
5 19 (32.76%) Identity Management
5 19 (32.76%) Microsoft 365
6 18 (31.03%) Azure Active Directory
6 18 (31.03%) DNS
7 17 (29.31%) Firewall
7 17 (29.31%) AWS
7 17 (29.31%) Single Sign-On
8 15 (25.86%) VMware
9 14 (24.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 13 (22.41%) Identity Access Management
10 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (20.69%) Finance
11 12 (20.69%) SAML
12 11 (18.97%) Citrix
12 11 (18.97%) OAuth
12 11 (18.97%) Patch Management
12 11 (18.97%) ForgeRock
13 10 (17.24%) MS Exchange
13 10 (17.24%) Project Delivery
14 9 (15.52%) Java
14 9 (15.52%) DevOps
14 9 (15.52%) Email Migration
14 9 (15.52%) Time Management
14 9 (15.52%) SailPoint
15 8 (13.79%) OpenID
15 8 (13.79%) CyberArk

Okta
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 10 (17.24%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.62%) Confluence
3 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.72%) Apache
4 1 (1.72%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (56.90%) Azure
2 19 (32.76%) Microsoft 365
3 18 (31.03%) Azure Active Directory
4 17 (29.31%) AWS
5 8 (13.79%) Mimecast
6 5 (8.62%) Serverless
7 4 (6.90%) Amazon Cognito
7 4 (6.90%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (5.17%) Apigee
8 3 (5.17%) SaaS
9 2 (3.45%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (3.45%) GitHub
9 2 (3.45%) Google Workspace
9 2 (3.45%) IaaS
9 2 (3.45%) Kong
10 1 (1.72%) Amazon ECS
10 1 (1.72%) Azure Logic Apps
10 1 (1.72%) Cloud Functions
10 1 (1.72%) Nutanix
10 1 (1.72%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 18 (31.03%) DNS
2 17 (29.31%) Firewall
3 8 (13.79%) MPLS
4 7 (12.07%) DHCP
5 6 (10.34%) VPN
6 4 (6.90%) VLAN
7 2 (3.45%) Kerberos
7 2 (3.45%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (3.45%) WAN
8 1 (1.72%) BGP
8 1 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.72%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.72%) HTTP
8 1 (1.72%) HTTPS
8 1 (1.72%) Internet
8 1 (1.72%) LAN
8 1 (1.72%) OSPF
8 1 (1.72%) SMTP
8 1 (1.72%) SSL
8 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.45%) Amazon Aurora
1 2 (3.45%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (3.45%) DB2
1 2 (3.45%) MongoDB
1 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (3.45%) Redis
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) JIRA
2 4 (6.90%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.45%) CircleCI
3 2 (3.45%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.45%) Snyk
3 2 (3.45%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.72%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.72%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.72%) Cypress.io
4 1 (1.72%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.72%) JUnit
4 1 (1.72%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (1.72%) Mockito
4 1 (1.72%) SonarQube
General
1 12 (20.69%) Finance
2 7 (12.07%) Social Skills
3 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.45%) Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Documentation Skills
5 1 (1.72%) Influencing Skills
5 1 (1.72%) Law
5 1 (1.72%) Marketing
5 1 (1.72%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 14 (24.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (18.97%) Architect
3 9 (15.52%) Cloud Engineer
4 8 (13.79%) Azure Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) Security Architect
7 5 (8.62%) Support Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Identity and Access Management Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Identity Management Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) Analyst
9 3 (5.17%) Developer
9 3 (5.17%) IT Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) Lead Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (5.17%) Technical Architect
10 2 (3.45%) Business Analyst
10 2 (3.45%) Java Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.69%) SAML
2 11 (18.97%) OAuth
3 9 (15.52%) SailPoint
4 8 (13.79%) LDAP
4 8 (13.79%) OpenID
5 7 (12.07%) OAuth2
6 5 (8.62%) J2EE
6 5 (8.62%) Node.js
7 3 (5.17%) GraphQL
7 3 (5.17%) Spring Boot
7 3 (5.17%) WebAuthn
8 2 (3.45%) Gherkin
8 2 (3.45%) React
8 2 (3.45%) React Native
9 1 (1.72%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.72%) HTML5
9 1 (1.72%) jQuery
9 1 (1.72%) REST
9 1 (1.72%) RESTful
9 1 (1.72%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (6.90%) Virtual Team
3 3 (5.17%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (5.17%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (5.17%) User Experience
3 3 (5.17%) YubiKey
4 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.45%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.72%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.72%) iPhone
5 1 (1.72%) Legacy Applications
5 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.72%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.21%) Windows
2 4 (6.90%) Linux
3 3 (5.17%) Mac OS
3 3 (5.17%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.45%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (1.72%) AIX
5 1 (1.72%) CentOS
5 1 (1.72%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.76%) Identity Management
2 14 (24.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (22.41%) Identity Access Management
4 11 (18.97%) Patch Management
5 10 (17.24%) Project Delivery
6 9 (15.52%) DevOps
6 9 (15.52%) Email Migration
6 9 (15.52%) Time Management
7 8 (13.79%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (13.79%) Mobile Device Management
7 8 (13.79%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 7 (12.07%) CI/CD
9 5 (8.62%) Computer Science
9 5 (8.62%) Data Protection
9 5 (8.62%) Information Security
9 5 (8.62%) ITIL
9 5 (8.62%) Software Engineering
10 4 (6.90%) Microservices
10 4 (6.90%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.52%) Java
2 6 (10.34%) PowerShell
2 6 (10.34%) Python
3 5 (8.62%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.45%) C#
4 2 (3.45%) C++
5 1 (1.72%) Bash
5 1 (1.72%) C
5 1 (1.72%) Perl
5 1 (1.72%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) Degree
2 4 (6.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.72%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.72%) CISSP
3 1 (1.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.72%) MCSA
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) GDPR
1 3 (5.17%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.45%) HIPAA
3 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.72%) PMO
3 1 (1.72%) SOC 2
System Software
1 37 (63.79%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.45%) DFS Replication
3 2 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.72%) Docker
4 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.72%) OpenDJ
4 1 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (29.31%) Single Sign-On
2 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (8.62%) Jamf Pro
4 4 (6.90%) AirWatch
5 3 (5.17%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 3 (5.17%) SCCM
5 3 (5.17%) Terraform
6 2 (3.45%) CA Single Sign-On
6 2 (3.45%) EdgeSight
7 1 (1.72%) Ansible
7 1 (1.72%) Grafana
7 1 (1.72%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.72%) MIIS
7 1 (1.72%) PingFederate
7 1 (1.72%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.72%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 15 (25.86%) VMware
3 11 (18.97%) Citrix
3 11 (18.97%) ForgeRock
4 8 (13.79%) CyberArk
5 7 (12.07%) BeyondTrust
5 7 (12.07%) Google
5 7 (12.07%) Palo Alto
6 4 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (5.17%) Symantec
8 2 (3.45%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.45%) Cisco
8 2 (3.45%) Gemalto
8 2 (3.45%) Ping Identity
8 2 (3.45%) SAP
8 2 (3.45%) Sophos
8 2 (3.45%) Splunk
8 2 (3.45%) Tufin
9 1 (1.72%) Centrify
9 1 (1.72%) Zscaler