Period
to 20 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 20 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.

OpenID Connect (OIDC)
England > London
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 462 335 474
Rank change year-on-year -127 +139 +1
Contract jobs citing OpenID 115 34 89
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.32% 0.24% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.94% 0.64% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 24 55
10th Percentile £484 £355 £400
25th Percentile £534 £472 £493
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £630 £520 £550
Median % change year-on-year +21.15% -5.45% -
75th Percentile £700 £581 £638
90th Percentile £750 £657 £745
England median daily rate £600 £500 £534
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.32% -2.95%

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 London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 12,271 5,308 13,352
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 34.28% 37.82% 36.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,227 3,937 10,060
10th Percentile £408 £362 £375
25th Percentile £475 £425 £450
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £565 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +7.62% - -
75th Percentile £675 £625 £613
90th Percentile £738 £713 £688
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 20 66
10th Percentile £19.91 £22.38 £19.38
25th Percentile £35.00 £24.63 £36.70
Median hourly rate £49.00 £34.23 £50.00
Median % change year-on-year +43.17% -31.55% +16.60%
75th Percentile £64.56 £40.94 £53.00
90th Percentile £76.85 £50.75 £64.37
England median hourly rate £49.00 £42.00 £45.95
% change year-on-year +16.67% -8.60% +10.02%

OpenID
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for OpenID in London

OpenID
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for OpenID in London

OpenID
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing OpenID in London over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for OpenID in London

OpenID
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 OpenID within the London region over the 6 months to 20 October 2021. 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
Central London - 7 £628 - 5
OpenID
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for OpenID.

1 87 (75.65%) OAuth
2 56 (48.70%) Azure
3 46 (40.00%) SAML
4 42 (36.52%) Identity Access Management
5 41 (35.65%) Microservices
6 39 (33.91%) Kubernetes
7 38 (33.04%) AWS
8 36 (31.30%) Java
8 36 (31.30%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (31.30%) Docker
9 35 (30.43%) DevOps
10 34 (29.57%) Microsoft
11 33 (28.70%) Active Directory
12 32 (27.83%) Google
13 29 (25.22%) JIRA
13 29 (25.22%) GCP
13 29 (25.22%) Social Skills
14 28 (24.35%) OAuth2
15 27 (23.48%) Azure Active Directory
15 27 (23.48%) Single Sign-On
16 26 (22.61%) REST
17 25 (21.74%) SQL
18 23 (20.00%) Banking
19 21 (18.26%) Python
20 20 (17.39%) Finance
20 20 (17.39%) Security Architecture
21 19 (16.52%) Git (software)
21 19 (16.52%) LDAP
21 19 (16.52%) JWT
22 18 (15.65%) Apigee

OpenID
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 17 (14.78%) Confluence
2 8 (6.96%) IIS
3 7 (6.09%) Apache
3 7 (6.09%) Oracle Application Server
3 7 (6.09%) Tomcat
4 6 (5.22%) nginx
5 2 (1.74%) CMS
5 2 (1.74%) Headless CMS
6 1 (0.87%) Camunda
6 1 (0.87%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (0.87%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (6.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (6.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 56 (48.70%) Azure
2 38 (33.04%) AWS
3 29 (25.22%) GCP
4 27 (23.48%) Azure Active Directory
5 18 (15.65%) Apigee
6 13 (11.30%) IaaS
7 12 (10.43%) PaaS
8 11 (9.57%) OpenShift
8 11 (9.57%) SaaS
9 8 (6.96%) Azure Service Bus
9 8 (6.96%) Kong
10 7 (6.09%) Serverless
11 5 (4.35%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 5 (4.35%) Google Workspace
11 5 (4.35%) Microsoft 365
12 3 (2.61%) AWS Lambda
12 3 (2.61%) Datadog
12 3 (2.61%) GitHub
13 2 (1.74%) Azure Key Vault
13 2 (1.74%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.30%) Kerberos
2 10 (8.70%) SSL
3 6 (5.22%) Internet
4 2 (1.74%) Firewall
4 2 (1.74%) HTTP
4 2 (1.74%) Network Security
4 2 (1.74%) VPN
5 1 (0.87%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.87%) IPsec
5 1 (0.87%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.30%) MongoDB
2 8 (6.96%) NoSQL
3 7 (6.09%) Cloud Spanner
3 7 (6.09%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (5.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.74%) BigQuery
5 2 (1.74%) DataStax
5 2 (1.74%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.74%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.87%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.87%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.87%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 29 (25.22%) JIRA
2 19 (16.52%) Git (software)
3 12 (10.43%) Jenkins
4 5 (4.35%) Maven
4 5 (4.35%) TeamCity
5 4 (3.48%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (2.61%) Bitbucket
6 3 (2.61%) CircleCI
6 3 (2.61%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.74%) Cypress.io
7 2 (1.74%) Gatling
7 2 (1.74%) Gradle
7 2 (1.74%) JUnit
7 2 (1.74%) Mockito
7 2 (1.74%) SonarQube
7 2 (1.74%) Subversion
8 1 (0.87%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.87%) IBM UrbanCode
8 1 (0.87%) Mocha
8 1 (0.87%) webpack
General
1 29 (25.22%) Social Skills
2 23 (20.00%) Banking
3 20 (17.39%) Finance
4 7 (6.09%) Public Sector
5 6 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.22%) Investment Banking
6 5 (4.35%) Influencing Skills
6 5 (4.35%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.74%) Documentation Skills
7 2 (1.74%) Front Office
7 2 (1.74%) Presentation Skills
8 1 (0.87%) Legal
8 1 (0.87%) Marketing
8 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 53 (46.09%) Architect
2 27 (23.48%) Developer
3 19 (16.52%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (8.70%) Security Architect
5 8 (6.96%) Azure Architect
6 7 (6.09%) Technical Architect
7 6 (5.22%) Cloud Architect
7 6 (5.22%) Senior Architect
8 5 (4.35%) C# Developer
8 5 (4.35%) Identity Management Architect
8 5 (4.35%) Java Developer
9 4 (3.48%) .NET Developer
9 4 (3.48%) .NET Programmer
9 4 (3.48%) Applications Architect
9 4 (3.48%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (3.48%) C# Programmer
9 4 (3.48%) Consultant
9 4 (3.48%) Programmer
9 4 (3.48%) Security Solutions Architect
9 4 (3.48%) Senior Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (75.65%) OAuth
2 46 (40.00%) SAML
3 28 (24.35%) OAuth2
4 26 (22.61%) REST
5 19 (16.52%) JWT
5 19 (16.52%) LDAP
6 18 (15.65%) Spring Boot
7 17 (14.78%) Spring
8 13 (11.30%) GraphQL
8 13 (11.30%) Node.js
9 12 (10.43%) Kafka
10 11 (9.57%) .NET
11 9 (7.83%) RAML
12 8 (6.96%) .NET Core
12 8 (6.96%) FIDO
12 8 (6.96%) SailPoint
13 7 (6.09%) ASP.NET
13 7 (6.09%) React
13 7 (6.09%) WebAuthn
14 6 (5.22%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.04%) Cloud Native
2 12 (10.43%) PKI
3 7 (6.09%) Public Cloud
3 7 (6.09%) Reference Data
4 5 (4.35%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.48%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (3.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (2.61%) NHS
6 3 (2.61%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.61%) User Experience
7 2 (1.74%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (1.74%) Cybercrime
7 2 (1.74%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.74%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.74%) YubiKey
8 1 (0.87%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.87%) Replication
8 1 (0.87%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.22%) Windows
2 5 (4.35%) Linux
3 3 (2.61%) Unix
4 2 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.87%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (36.52%) Identity Access Management
2 41 (35.65%) Microservices
3 36 (31.30%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (30.43%) DevOps
5 20 (17.39%) Security Architecture
6 17 (14.78%) Test Automation
7 16 (13.91%) Scrum
8 13 (11.30%) B2C
9 12 (10.43%) Migration
10 11 (9.57%) Cybersecurity
10 11 (9.57%) DevSecOps
11 10 (8.70%) Domain-Driven Design
11 10 (8.70%) Site Reliability Engineering
11 10 (8.70%) Translating Business Requirements
12 9 (7.83%) BDD
12 9 (7.83%) Change Management
12 9 (7.83%) Identity Management
12 9 (7.83%) Project Management
12 9 (7.83%) SDLC
12 9 (7.83%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 36 (31.30%) Java
2 25 (21.74%) SQL
3 21 (18.26%) Python
4 15 (13.04%) JavaScript
5 13 (11.30%) PowerShell
6 8 (6.96%) C#
7 7 (6.09%) Go
8 4 (3.48%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.74%) ES6
9 2 (1.74%) Java 11
9 2 (1.74%) Ruby
9 2 (1.74%) Scala
10 1 (0.87%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.87%) ES8
10 1 (0.87%) Perl
10 1 (0.87%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (6.96%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.22%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.35%) Degree
4 3 (2.61%) TOGAF Certification
5 2 (1.74%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.74%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.87%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.57%) NIST
1 11 (9.57%) QA
2 7 (6.09%) GDPR
3 5 (4.35%) FedRAMP
3 5 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.87%) NCSC
4 1 (0.87%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.87%) SOC 2
System Software
1 36 (31.30%) Docker
2 33 (28.70%) Active Directory
3 16 (13.91%) OpenAM
4 9 (7.83%) OpenIDM
5 5 (4.35%) OpenDJ
6 1 (0.87%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.87%) RACF
Systems Management
1 39 (33.91%) Kubernetes
2 27 (23.48%) Single Sign-On
3 9 (7.83%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 8 (6.96%) Ansible
4 8 (6.96%) CA Single Sign-On
5 7 (6.09%) Terraform
6 5 (4.35%) MIIS
7 4 (3.48%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (2.61%) CASB
8 3 (2.61%) Puppet
9 1 (0.87%) Graylog
9 1 (0.87%) PingFederate
9 1 (0.87%) Sysdig
9 1 (0.87%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.87%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 34 (29.57%) Microsoft
2 32 (27.83%) Google
3 13 (11.30%) ForgeRock
4 10 (8.70%) CA
4 10 (8.70%) MuleSoft
5 9 (7.83%) Oracle
6 8 (6.96%) Splunk
7 7 (6.09%) Okta
7 7 (6.09%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (5.22%) BMC
8 6 (5.22%) ServiceNow
9 5 (4.35%) Atlassian
10 4 (3.48%) Ping Identity
11 3 (2.61%) Qualys
11 3 (2.61%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.74%) Centrify
12 2 (1.74%) CyberArk
12 2 (1.74%) Dynatrace
12 2 (1.74%) F5
12 2 (1.74%) WSO2