Period
to 27 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for OpenAM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OpenAM over the 6 months to 27 October 2021 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
England > London
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 546 - 540
Rank change year-on-year - +540 +55
Contract jobs citing OpenAM 26 0 23
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.072% - 0.063%
As % of the System Software category 0.53% - 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 0 18
10th Percentile £511 " £504
25th Percentile £563 " £525
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £583 - £596
75th Percentile £638 " £698
90th Percentile £641 " £775
England median daily rate £625 £468 £593
% change year-on-year +33.55% -21.01% +3.04%

OpenAM is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 4,923 1,959 5,513
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 13.61% 13.68% 15.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,707 1,412 4,113
10th Percentile £332 £300 £200
25th Percentile £456 £415 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £518 £500
Median % change year-on-year +6.28% +3.50% -
75th Percentile £649 £600 £600
90th Percentile £713 £700 £675
England median daily rate £500 £481 £463
% change year-on-year +4.00% +3.95% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 22 97
10th Percentile £15.54 £12.70 £12.44
25th Percentile £22.01 £12.95 £15.00
Median hourly rate £25.00 £19.39 £19.50
Median % change year-on-year +28.93% -0.56% +2.63%
75th Percentile £45.89 £24.69 £25.00
90th Percentile £63.63 £38.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £17.00 £17.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year -4.23% +10.94% -

OpenAM
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for OpenAM in London

OpenAM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for OpenAM in London

OpenAM
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing OpenAM in London over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for OpenAM in London

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, IT contractor jobs citing OpenAM 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 OpenAM.

1 19 (73.08%) OAuth
1 19 (73.08%) ForgeRock
2 17 (65.38%) Java
3 16 (61.54%) OpenID
4 14 (53.85%) GCP
5 13 (50.00%) REST
6 12 (46.15%) OpenIDM
6 12 (46.15%) Docker
6 12 (46.15%) Azure
6 12 (46.15%) Google
6 12 (46.15%) Kubernetes
7 11 (42.31%) Identity Access Management
7 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
7 11 (42.31%) JIRA
8 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (34.62%) Spring
9 9 (34.62%) Oracle
9 9 (34.62%) Spring Boot
10 8 (30.77%) MuleSoft
10 8 (30.77%) OpenDJ
10 8 (30.77%) Banking
10 8 (30.77%) DevOps
10 8 (30.77%) Splunk
11 7 (26.92%) Kafka
11 7 (26.92%) Microservices
11 7 (26.92%) Oracle Application Server
11 7 (26.92%) Reference Data
11 7 (26.92%) Data Architecture
11 7 (26.92%) AWS
11 7 (26.92%) MongoDB

OpenAM
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 7 (26.92%) Oracle Application Server
2 6 (23.08%) Confluence
3 1 (3.85%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 14 (53.85%) GCP
2 12 (46.15%) Azure
3 7 (26.92%) Apigee
3 7 (26.92%) AWS
3 7 (26.92%) Kong
4 5 (19.23%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Kerberos
2 1 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) Cloud Spanner
1 7 (26.92%) MongoDB
1 7 (26.92%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (42.31%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) Maven
General
1 8 (30.77%) Banking
2 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Retail Banking
2 5 (19.23%) Social Skills
3 4 (15.38%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Architect
2 6 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Azure Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (7.69%) ForgeRock Architect
5 2 (7.69%) ForgeRock Developer
5 2 (7.69%) JIRA Architect
6 1 (3.85%) ForgeRock Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (73.08%) OAuth
2 16 (61.54%) OpenID
3 13 (50.00%) REST
4 9 (34.62%) Spring
4 9 (34.62%) Spring Boot
5 7 (26.92%) GraphQL
5 7 (26.92%) Kafka
5 7 (26.92%) RAML
6 6 (23.08%) LDAP
6 6 (23.08%) SAML
7 5 (19.23%) FIDO
7 5 (19.23%) JSON Web Signature
7 5 (19.23%) JWT
7 5 (19.23%) WebAuthn
8 4 (15.38%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Reference Data
2 4 (15.38%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Android
1 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Identity Access Management
2 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (30.77%) DevOps
4 7 (26.92%) Data Architecture
4 7 (26.92%) Data Management
4 7 (26.92%) Event-Driven
4 7 (26.92%) Microservices
4 7 (26.92%) Reference Data Management
5 6 (23.08%) Design Thinking
5 6 (23.08%) Domain-Driven Design
5 6 (23.08%) Security Architecture
5 6 (23.08%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 6 (23.08%) Test Automation
6 5 (19.23%) Biometrics
6 5 (19.23%) Digital Identity
6 5 (19.23%) Fraud Detection
6 5 (19.23%) Translating Business Requirements
7 4 (15.38%) Data Protection
7 4 (15.38%) Migration
8 3 (11.54%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) Java
2 7 (26.92%) SQL
3 1 (3.85%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (46.15%) Docker
1 12 (46.15%) OpenIDM
2 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
3 8 (30.77%) OpenDJ
Systems Management
1 12 (46.15%) Kubernetes
2 4 (15.38%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) ForgeRock
2 12 (46.15%) Google
3 9 (34.62%) Oracle
4 8 (30.77%) MuleSoft
4 8 (30.77%) Splunk
5 5 (19.23%) Atlassian
6 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 2 (7.69%) AppDynamics
8 1 (3.85%) CyberArk
8 1 (3.85%) Okta