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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for OAuth skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OAuth over the 6 months to 19 May 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.

OAuth
UK
6 months to
19 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 461 344 386
Rank change year-on-year -117 +42 +109
Contract jobs citing OAuth 416 391 263
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.47% 0.68% 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.75% 2.22% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 269 183
10th Percentile £438 £400 £413
25th Percentile £490 £431 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £550
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% -
75th Percentile £675 £606 £642
90th Percentile £778 £715 £748
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £458 £525
% change year-on-year +14.75% -12.86% +1.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Median hourly rate - £48.75 £46.40
Median % change year-on-year - +5.06% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.50 £46.40
% change year-on-year - +13.15% -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 23,717 17,588 14,717
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 27.04% 30.53% 30.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,412 12,552 10,401
10th Percentile £400 £344 £331
25th Percentile £463 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.56%
75th Percentile £663 £590 £588
90th Percentile £750 £681 £663
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £440 £450
% change year-on-year +13.64% -2.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 236 185 134
10th Percentile £21.50 £22.98 £19.08
25th Percentile £35.00 £33.75 £31.25
Median hourly rate £49.99 £45.00 £46.20
Median % change year-on-year +11.09% -2.60% +4.57%
75th Percentile £65.54 £57.50 £54.45
90th Percentile £76.64 £66.00 £65.86
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.96%

OAuth
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing OAuth as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for OAuth in the UK

OAuth
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Daily rate trend for OAuth in the UK

OAuth
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing OAuth over the 6 months to 19 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for OAuth in the UK

OAuth
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Hourly rate trend for OAuth in the UK

OAuth
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OAuth within the UK over the 6 months to 19 May 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
England -75 310 £613 +13.43% 59
Work from Home -107 243 £550 +4.51% 27
London -88 184 £630 +14.55% 32
UK excluding London -53 151 £525 +14.75% 39
Scotland -11 55 £500 +12.36% 11
South East -15 47 £503 +11.36% 6
Midlands -28 18 £550 -3.08% 3
North of England -61 17 £580 +0.87% 10
North West -35 11 £563 +28.57% 5
West Midlands -38 10 £775 +58.97% 3
East Midlands -21 9 £458 -24.07%
South West -42 9 £635 +27.00% 3
East of England -28 7 £425 -29.17% 4
North East -20 3 £580 +0.87%
Yorkshire -37 3 £750 +39.53% 5

For the 6 months to 19 May 2022, IT contractor jobs citing OAuth 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 with a requirement for OAuth.

1 208 (50.00%) OAuth2
2 184 (44.23%) Agile
3 174 (41.83%) DevOps
4 172 (41.35%) OpenID
5 166 (39.90%) Java
6 155 (37.26%) AWS
7 153 (36.78%) Azure
7 153 (36.78%) Microservices
8 147 (35.34%) JavaScript
9 145 (34.86%) REST
10 142 (34.13%) CI/CD
11 121 (29.09%) Docker
12 110 (26.44%) React
13 99 (23.80%) SAML
14 98 (23.56%) Spring
15 97 (23.32%) Spring Boot
16 96 (23.08%) Kubernetes
17 93 (22.36%) Test Automation
18 87 (20.91%) Jenkins
19 85 (20.43%) Python
20 79 (18.99%) Serverless
21 76 (18.27%) Identity Access Management
22 74 (17.79%) TypeScript
23 69 (16.59%) Git (software)
23 69 (16.59%) Node.js
24 68 (16.35%) Web Services
24 68 (16.35%) Public Sector
25 67 (16.11%) SQL
25 67 (16.11%) Linux
25 67 (16.11%) PostgreSQL

OAuth
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 27 (6.49%) OpenStack
2 17 (4.09%) Elasticsearch
3 14 (3.37%) Cloud Foundry
3 14 (3.37%) Confluence
4 12 (2.88%) GeoServer
5 11 (2.64%) SharePoint
6 7 (1.68%) IIS
6 7 (1.68%) nginx
6 7 (1.68%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.20%) Anypoint
7 5 (1.20%) Mule
8 4 (0.96%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.72%) Apache
9 3 (0.72%) Tornado
10 2 (0.48%) Jetty
10 2 (0.48%) NetWeaver
10 2 (0.48%) NServiceBus
10 2 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.48%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.68%) Shopify
2 1 (0.24%) assyst
2 1 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.24%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.24%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 155 (37.26%) AWS
2 153 (36.78%) Azure
3 79 (18.99%) Serverless
4 55 (13.22%) OpenShift
5 50 (12.02%) AWS Lambda
6 49 (11.78%) GCP
7 46 (11.06%) PaaS
8 43 (10.34%) SaaS
9 39 (9.38%) Amazon S3
10 34 (8.17%) Apigee
11 33 (7.93%) AWS CloudFormation
11 33 (7.93%) GitHub
12 30 (7.21%) IaaS
13 29 (6.97%) Azure Active Directory
14 20 (4.81%) Microsoft 365
15 14 (3.37%) Amazon SQS
15 14 (3.37%) Kong
15 14 (3.37%) Pulumi
16 13 (3.13%) Azure Service Bus
16 13 (3.13%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 46 (11.06%) Firewall
2 43 (10.34%) SSL
3 28 (6.73%) Network Security
4 25 (6.01%) VPN
5 22 (5.29%) DNS
6 19 (4.57%) HTTP
7 18 (4.33%) IKE
7 18 (4.33%) IPsec
8 14 (3.37%) MQTT
9 7 (1.68%) HTTPS
9 7 (1.68%) Kerberos
10 5 (1.20%) Internet
10 5 (1.20%) SMTP
11 3 (0.72%) DKIM
11 3 (0.72%) DMARC
11 3 (0.72%) LAN
11 3 (0.72%) WAN
12 2 (0.48%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 2 (0.48%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 2 (0.48%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (16.11%) PostgreSQL
2 53 (12.74%) MongoDB
3 41 (9.86%) NoSQL
4 40 (9.62%) SQL Server
5 33 (7.93%) Amazon Aurora
6 16 (3.85%) MySQL
7 13 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
7 13 (3.13%) Hadoop
8 11 (2.64%) DB2
8 11 (2.64%) Relational Database
9 10 (2.40%) Couchbase
10 8 (1.92%) Azure SQL Database
11 7 (1.68%) Amazon RDS
11 7 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (1.68%) GIS
11 7 (1.68%) InfluxDB
12 6 (1.44%) Spatial Data
13 5 (1.20%) Data Lake
14 4 (0.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 4 (0.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 87 (20.91%) Jenkins
2 69 (16.59%) Git (software)
3 33 (7.93%) JIRA
4 19 (4.57%) Maven
4 19 (4.57%) Visual Studio
5 18 (4.33%) NUnit
5 18 (4.33%) TeamCity
6 17 (4.09%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (3.85%) Jasmine
8 15 (3.61%) Selenium
9 14 (3.37%) GitLab
9 14 (3.37%) JUnit
10 13 (3.13%) Bitbucket
11 10 (2.40%) git-flow
11 10 (2.40%) gulp
11 10 (2.40%) Subversion
12 9 (2.16%) Mockito
12 9 (2.16%) webpack
13 8 (1.92%) Postman
13 8 (1.92%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 68 (16.35%) Public Sector
2 58 (13.94%) Finance
3 56 (13.46%) Social Skills
4 40 (9.62%) Banking
5 26 (6.25%) Telecoms
6 18 (4.33%) Influencing Skills
7 17 (4.09%) Manufacturing
8 14 (3.37%) Games
9 13 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (3.13%) Marketing
9 13 (3.13%) Retail
10 11 (2.64%) Legal
11 10 (2.40%) Automotive
12 7 (1.68%) Electronics
13 6 (1.44%) Law
14 5 (1.20%) Documentation Skills
14 5 (1.20%) Financial Institution
14 5 (1.20%) Investment Banking
15 4 (0.96%) Presentation Skills
16 3 (0.72%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 208 (50.00%) Developer
2 91 (21.88%) Architect
3 39 (9.38%) Java Developer
4 36 (8.65%) Solutions Architect
5 32 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 27 (6.49%) Security Architect
6 27 (6.49%) Senior Developer
7 22 (5.29%) Full Stack Developer
7 22 (5.29%) Lead Developer
8 15 (3.61%) Backend Developer
8 15 (3.61%) Security Engineer
9 14 (3.37%) .NET Developer
9 14 (3.37%) Technical Architect
9 14 (3.37%) VMware Engineer
10 13 (3.13%) Consultant
10 13 (3.13%) React Developer
10 13 (3.13%) Technical Leader
11 12 (2.88%) Cloud Architect
12 11 (2.64%) Software Engineer
13 10 (2.40%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 208 (50.00%) OAuth2
2 172 (41.35%) OpenID
3 145 (34.86%) REST
4 110 (26.44%) React
5 99 (23.80%) SAML
6 98 (23.56%) Spring
7 97 (23.32%) Spring Boot
8 69 (16.59%) Node.js
9 68 (16.35%) Web Services
10 58 (13.94%) JSON
11 55 (13.22%) Spring Security
12 53 (12.74%) SOAP
13 52 (12.50%) RESTful
14 50 (12.02%) HTML
15 44 (10.58%) XML
16 42 (10.10%) Swagger
17 41 (9.86%) CSS
17 41 (9.86%) JWT
18 40 (9.62%) .NET
19 39 (9.38%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 40 (9.62%) User Experience
2 32 (7.69%) Legacy Systems
2 32 (7.69%) PKI
3 26 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 18 (4.33%) Private Cloud
4 18 (4.33%) Public Cloud
5 17 (4.09%) Virtual Team
6 14 (3.37%) Cloud Native
6 14 (3.37%) IoT
6 14 (3.37%) Video Conferencing
7 11 (2.64%) iPad
8 8 (1.92%) Replication
9 7 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.68%) Greenfield Project
9 7 (1.68%) Linux Command Line
9 7 (1.68%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.44%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (1.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 5 (1.20%) NHS
11 5 (1.20%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 67 (16.11%) Linux
2 26 (6.25%) Unix
3 24 (5.77%) Android
3 24 (5.77%) Apple iOS
3 24 (5.77%) Windows
4 6 (1.44%) Debian
4 6 (1.44%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.72%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.48%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.24%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (44.23%) Agile
2 174 (41.83%) DevOps
3 153 (36.78%) Microservices
4 142 (34.13%) CI/CD
5 93 (22.36%) Test Automation
6 76 (18.27%) Identity Access Management
7 57 (13.70%) Infrastructure as Code
8 49 (11.78%) Unit Testing
9 48 (11.54%) TDD
10 42 (10.10%) OWASP
11 41 (9.86%) Event-Driven
11 41 (9.86%) Scrum
11 41 (9.86%) Software Engineering
12 40 (9.62%) Full Stack Development
13 39 (9.38%) Analytics
14 36 (8.65%) Cybersecurity
14 36 (8.65%) ETL
14 36 (8.65%) Migration
15 35 (8.41%) Architecture Roadmap
15 35 (8.41%) Product Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 166 (39.90%) Java
2 147 (35.34%) JavaScript
3 85 (20.43%) Python
4 74 (17.79%) TypeScript
5 67 (16.11%) SQL
6 43 (10.34%) C#
7 18 (4.33%) PowerShell
8 13 (3.13%) Ruby
9 11 (2.64%) Kotlin
9 11 (2.64%) T-SQL
10 10 (2.40%) C++
11 9 (2.16%) Bash
11 9 (2.16%) Shell Script
12 8 (1.92%) Apex Code
12 8 (1.92%) Scala
13 7 (1.68%) Go
14 4 (0.96%) C
14 4 (0.96%) DataWeave
14 4 (0.96%) Groovy
14 4 (0.96%) XPath
Qualifications
1 31 (7.45%) Security Cleared
2 29 (6.97%) Degree
3 26 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 15 (3.61%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (3.13%) CISSP
6 11 (2.64%) BPSS Clearance
7 8 (1.92%) CCIE
7 8 (1.92%) CCIE Security
7 8 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.96%) CCNA
9 4 (0.96%) CISA
9 4 (0.96%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.72%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 3 (0.72%) CISM
10 3 (0.72%) CSSLP
10 3 (0.72%) MCAD
10 3 (0.72%) MCSE
11 2 (0.48%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.48%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.73%) Accessibility
2 17 (4.09%) NIST
3 14 (3.37%) GDPR
4 10 (2.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (2.16%) PCI DSS
6 7 (1.68%) QA
6 7 (1.68%) SOC 2
7 5 (1.20%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (0.48%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (0.48%) NCSC
8 2 (0.48%) NIST 800
9 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.24%) ISO 20022
9 1 (0.24%) SEPA
System Software
1 121 (29.09%) Docker
2 34 (8.17%) Active Directory
3 24 (5.77%) vCloud
4 18 (4.33%) VMware Workstation
5 9 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.72%) OpenAM
7 2 (0.48%) NDS
7 2 (0.48%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 2 (0.48%) OpenIDM
7 2 (0.48%) zsh
8 1 (0.24%) IAG
8 1 (0.24%) OpenDJ
8 1 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 96 (23.08%) Kubernetes
2 46 (11.06%) Grafana
3 38 (9.13%) Single Sign-On
3 38 (9.13%) Terraform
4 15 (3.61%) Ansible
5 14 (3.37%) Kibana
6 11 (2.64%) Microsoft Intune
7 9 (2.16%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 7 (1.68%) Prometheus
9 6 (1.44%) CA Single Sign-On
9 6 (1.44%) Consul
9 6 (1.44%) Fluentd
9 6 (1.44%) HAProxy
9 6 (1.44%) ZABBIX
10 4 (0.96%) PingFederate
11 3 (0.72%) CASB
11 3 (0.72%) CloudHub
12 2 (0.48%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 2 (0.48%) Istio
12 2 (0.48%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 64 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 30 (7.21%) CA
2 30 (7.21%) Google
3 26 (6.25%) VMware
4 21 (5.05%) Atlassian
5 18 (4.33%) Red Hat
6 16 (3.85%) IBM
6 16 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
7 15 (3.61%) Oracle
8 12 (2.88%) SAP
9 11 (2.64%) ForgeRock
10 10 (2.40%) Okta
11 9 (2.16%) MuleSoft
12 7 (1.68%) CyberArk
13 6 (1.44%) Dynatrace
13 6 (1.44%) Sonatype
13 6 (1.44%) Splunk
13 6 (1.44%) WSO2
14 5 (1.20%) Databricks
15 4 (0.96%) ServiceNow