Period
to 15 December 2018

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 15 December 2018 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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 466 561 613
Rank change year-on-year +95 +52 +133
Contract jobs citing OAuth 512 346 289
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.49% 0.34% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.41% 1.04% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 244 173
UK median daily rate £538 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% +11.11% -6.49%
10th Percentile £400 £335 £352
90th Percentile £688 £646 £637
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +16.67% +12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
UK median hourly rate £57.31 £37.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.88% -22.11% -
10th Percentile £51.30 £37.00 £46.25
90th Percentile £60.50 £37.00 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.31 £37.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year +54.88% -22.11% -

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 36,189 33,236 31,870
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 34.73% 32.20% 30.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,593 23,489 22,002
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 310 363 358
UK median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £19.00 £17.80 £14.56
90th Percentile £60.00 £52.40 £51.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.53 £40.00 £39.10
% change year-on-year +3.83% +2.30% +4.27%

OAuth
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for OAuth in the UK

OAuth
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OAuth in the UK

OAuth
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OAuth over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OAuth in the UK

OAuth
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing OAuth.

Contractor 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 15 December 2018. 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
England +101 492 £548 +9.50% 72
London +84 320 £550 +7.32% 39
UK excluding London +32 187 £525 +16.67% 39
South East +2 83 £525 +27.66% 12
South West -1 30 £550 +41.94% 4
North of England +2 29 £425 -0.58% 12
West Midlands -5 18 £600 +50.00% 1
Midlands -11 18 £600 +60.00% 2
Scotland +1 14 £531 +1.19% 4
East of England -19 13 £525 +10.53% 3
Yorkshire -4 12 £438 +15.13% 5
North East - 11 £393 - 1
North West -8 6 £418 -12.11% 6
East Midlands -3 4 £600 +60.00% 1
Wales - 4 £500 - 2

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, 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.

1 251 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
2 220 (42.97%) OAuth2
3 215 (41.99%) REST
4 193 (37.70%) OpenID
5 190 (37.11%) Java
6 134 (26.17%) DevOps
7 128 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 127 (24.80%) SAML
9 126 (24.61%) TDD
10 125 (24.41%) JavaScript
11 122 (23.83%) SOAP
12 120 (23.44%) Amazon AWS
13 116 (22.66%) Microservices
14 102 (19.92%) Spring
15 101 (19.73%) Finance
15 101 (19.73%) .NET
16 93 (18.16%) AngularJS
17 92 (17.97%) Git (software)
18 89 (17.38%) HTML
18 89 (17.38%) SSL
19 86 (16.80%) SQL
20 85 (16.60%) Linux
21 84 (16.41%) Python
22 82 (16.02%) JSON
23 81 (15.82%) C#
23 81 (15.82%) Scrum
23 81 (15.82%) Docker
24 79 (15.43%) Continuous Integration
25 74 (14.45%) PostgreSQL
25 74 (14.45%) HTTP

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 66 (12.89%) Elasticsearch
2 42 (8.20%) Confluence
3 34 (6.64%) CMS
4 26 (5.08%) Apache Spark
5 23 (4.49%) Mule
6 21 (4.10%) Sitecore CMS
7 20 (3.91%) Mule ESB
8 19 (3.71%) Cloud Foundry
9 18 (3.52%) Apache Qpid
10 15 (2.93%) Drupal
11 13 (2.54%) Anypoint
12 11 (2.15%) SharePoint
13 9 (1.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 8 (1.56%) Apache
14 8 (1.56%) Tomcat
15 7 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
16 6 (1.17%) IIS
16 6 (1.17%) WebSphere
17 5 (0.98%) ColdFusion
17 5 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (0.98%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (0.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.39%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.39%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.39%) SPSS
4 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.20%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 128 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 120 (23.44%) Amazon AWS
3 63 (12.30%) PaaS
4 50 (9.77%) Heroku
5 43 (8.40%) SaaS
6 42 (8.20%) Apigee
7 40 (7.81%) IaaS
8 36 (7.03%) Azure Active Directory
9 30 (5.86%) GitHub
10 26 (5.08%) Serverless
11 15 (2.93%) Office 365
12 11 (2.15%) AWS Lambda
13 10 (1.95%) Amazon EC2
13 10 (1.95%) Google Cloud Platform
14 8 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
15 7 (1.37%) Amazon S3
16 6 (1.17%) iPaaS
16 6 (1.17%) npm
17 5 (0.98%) Azure Functions
18 4 (0.78%) Cloudflare
Communications & Networking
1 89 (17.38%) SSL
2 74 (14.45%) HTTP
3 58 (11.33%) TCP/IP
4 41 (8.01%) DNS
5 36 (7.03%) Kerberos
6 35 (6.84%) FTP
7 30 (5.86%) Firewall
8 22 (4.30%) VPN
9 20 (3.91%) Network Security
10 13 (2.54%) HTTPS
11 12 (2.34%) X.509
12 10 (1.95%) Intrusion Detection
12 10 (1.95%) LAN
12 10 (1.95%) SSH
12 10 (1.95%) WAN
12 10 (1.95%) Wireless
12 10 (1.95%) WLAN
13 6 (1.17%) IPsec
14 5 (0.98%) AMQP
14 5 (0.98%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (14.45%) PostgreSQL
2 54 (10.55%) SQL Server
3 37 (7.23%) MongoDB
4 31 (6.05%) NoSQL
5 30 (5.86%) Hadoop
6 28 (5.47%) Big Data
7 24 (4.69%) Relational Database
8 23 (4.49%) Apache Cassandra
9 16 (3.13%) MySQL
9 16 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (2.15%) Apache Hive
11 11 (2.15%) RDBMS
12 9 (1.76%) Couchbase
12 9 (1.76%) Pentaho
13 7 (1.37%) Azure SQL Database
13 7 (1.37%) HBase
13 7 (1.37%) QlikView
13 7 (1.37%) Redis
13 7 (1.37%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 92 (17.97%) Git (software)
2 74 (14.45%) Jenkins
3 57 (11.13%) JIRA
4 38 (7.42%) Maven
5 37 (7.23%) Gradle
6 36 (7.03%) GitLab
6 36 (7.03%) gulp
7 18 (3.52%) Subversion
8 15 (2.93%) Cucumber
8 15 (2.93%) JUnit
9 13 (2.54%) Bitbucket
10 12 (2.34%) Grunt
11 11 (2.15%) Visual Studio
12 10 (1.95%) Gatling
12 10 (1.95%) Geb
12 10 (1.95%) Spock
12 10 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
13 9 (1.76%) Selenium
14 8 (1.56%) Eclipse
14 8 (1.56%) git-flow
General
1 101 (19.73%) Finance
2 73 (14.26%) Banking
3 24 (4.69%) Legal
4 12 (2.34%) Manufacturing
4 12 (2.34%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.17%) Marketing
6 4 (0.78%) Aerospace
6 4 (0.78%) Retail
6 4 (0.78%) Retail Banking
7 3 (0.59%) Advertising
7 3 (0.59%) Front Office
7 3 (0.59%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.39%) Digital Economy
8 2 (0.39%) Electronics
8 2 (0.39%) German Language
8 2 (0.39%) Law
9 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.20%) Games
9 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 263 (51.37%) Developer
2 116 (22.66%) Architect
3 76 (14.84%) Java Developer
4 60 (11.72%) Senior Developer
5 58 (11.33%) .NET Developer
6 39 (7.62%) Consultant
7 31 (6.05%) Full Stack Developer
7 31 (6.05%) Python Developer
7 31 (6.05%) Security Architect
7 31 (6.05%) Solutions Architect
8 25 (4.88%) Senior Java Developer
9 23 (4.49%) Technical Leader
10 22 (4.30%) C# .NET Developer
10 22 (4.30%) C# Developer
10 22 (4.30%) Lead Developer
11 19 (3.71%) Senior .NET Developer
12 17 (3.32%) JavaScript Developer
13 16 (3.13%) Agile Developer
13 16 (3.13%) Agile Java Developer
14 15 (2.93%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 220 (42.97%) OAuth2
2 215 (41.99%) REST
3 193 (37.70%) OpenID
4 127 (24.80%) SAML
5 122 (23.83%) SOAP
6 102 (19.92%) Spring
7 101 (19.73%) .NET
8 93 (18.16%) AngularJS
9 89 (17.38%) HTML
10 82 (16.02%) JSON
11 73 (14.26%) CSS
12 69 (13.48%) Spring Boot
12 69 (13.48%) Web Services
13 56 (10.94%) HTML5
13 56 (10.94%) RESTful
14 53 (10.35%) .NET Framework
15 41 (8.01%) XML
16 40 (7.81%) Node.js
17 39 (7.62%) ASP.NET Web API
18 37 (7.23%) React
Miscellaneous
1 44 (8.59%) Mobile App
2 38 (7.42%) PKI
3 36 (7.03%) Fintech
4 32 (6.25%) Data Centre
5 25 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
6 23 (4.49%) Cloud Native
6 23 (4.49%) User Experience
7 19 (3.71%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (3.52%) Management Information System
8 18 (3.52%) Self-Motivation
9 12 (2.34%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 11 (2.15%) Greenfield Project
11 10 (1.95%) Online Banking
12 9 (1.76%) Hybrid Cloud
13 7 (1.37%) Algorithms
13 7 (1.37%) Data Structures
13 7 (1.37%) N-Tier
13 7 (1.37%) Public Cloud
13 7 (1.37%) Replication
14 6 (1.17%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 85 (16.60%) Linux
2 45 (8.79%) Unix
3 43 (8.40%) Windows
4 13 (2.54%) Apple iOS
5 11 (2.15%) Android
5 11 (2.15%) Windows Server
6 8 (1.56%) Solaris
7 7 (1.37%) Windows 10
8 4 (0.78%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.59%) AIX
9 3 (0.59%) HPUX
9 3 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (26.17%) DevOps
3 126 (24.61%) TDD
4 116 (22.66%) Microservices
5 81 (15.82%) Scrum
6 79 (15.43%) Continuous Integration
7 69 (13.48%) BDD
8 68 (13.28%) OWASP
9 66 (12.89%) SOA
10 65 (12.70%) Test Automation
11 51 (9.96%) Identity Access Management
12 47 (9.18%) Information Security
13 42 (8.20%) Continuous Delivery
13 42 (8.20%) Cryptography
13 42 (8.20%) Software Engineering
14 36 (7.03%) API Development
15 35 (6.84%) Front End Development
15 35 (6.84%) Open Source
16 34 (6.64%) B2C
16 34 (6.64%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 190 (37.11%) Java
2 125 (24.41%) JavaScript
3 86 (16.80%) SQL
4 84 (16.41%) Python
5 81 (15.82%) C#
6 43 (8.40%) ES6
7 37 (7.23%) Java 8
8 33 (6.45%) TypeScript
9 26 (5.08%) Ruby
10 25 (4.88%) Perl
11 20 (3.91%) PowerShell
12 14 (2.73%) T-SQL
13 11 (2.15%) Bash Shell
14 9 (1.76%) PHP
15 6 (1.17%) C++
15 6 (1.17%) JSX
16 5 (0.98%) Go
16 5 (0.98%) Groovy
16 5 (0.98%) PL/SQL
17 3 (0.59%) R
Qualifications
1 29 (5.66%) Degree
2 21 (4.10%) Security Cleared
3 16 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 11 (2.15%) CISSP
5 10 (1.95%) TOGAF Certification
6 7 (1.37%) CISM
7 6 (1.17%) CEH
7 6 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (1.17%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (0.98%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (0.98%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.59%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 3 (0.59%) AWS Certification
9 3 (0.59%) CCNA
9 3 (0.59%) CCSP
9 3 (0.59%) CISA
9 3 (0.59%) MCSD
9 3 (0.59%) MCTS
9 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.59%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (7.62%) QA
2 23 (4.49%) PSD2
3 18 (3.52%) GDPR
4 12 (2.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (1.95%) FedRAMP
5 10 (1.95%) HIPAA
6 9 (1.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (1.17%) Data Quality
8 5 (0.98%) Actionable Recommendations
9 3 (0.59%) COBIT
9 3 (0.59%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.59%) WCAG
10 2 (0.39%) PMO
11 1 (0.20%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 81 (15.82%) Docker
2 62 (12.11%) Active Directory
3 18 (3.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 17 (3.32%) OpenAM
5 8 (1.56%) OpenDJ
6 7 (1.37%) HDFS
7 4 (0.78%) Firmware
7 4 (0.78%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (0.59%) iptables
8 3 (0.59%) NFS
9 1 (0.20%) OpenIDM
9 1 (0.20%) Shibboleth
9 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 66 (12.89%) Single Sign-On
2 33 (6.45%) Ansible
3 32 (6.25%) Kubernetes
4 28 (5.47%) Docker Swarm
5 15 (2.93%) Terraform
6 12 (2.34%) CASB
7 11 (2.15%) CloudHub
7 11 (2.15%) Puppet
8 10 (1.95%) CA Single Sign-On
9 9 (1.76%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (1.37%) Ambari
10 7 (1.37%) Hadoop YARN
10 7 (1.37%) NetIQ Identity Manager
10 7 (1.37%) Oozie
11 5 (0.98%) AirWatch
12 4 (0.78%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
13 3 (0.59%) Marathon
13 3 (0.59%) Mesos
14 2 (0.39%) Host Intrusion Detection System
14 2 (0.39%) PingFederate
Vendors
1 67 (13.09%) Microsoft
2 33 (6.45%) Oracle
3 24 (4.69%) MuleSoft
4 22 (4.30%) IBM
5 21 (4.10%) Sitecore
6 20 (3.91%) ForgeRock
7 17 (3.32%) Google
8 14 (2.73%) Okta
9 11 (2.15%) Cloudera
10 10 (1.95%) CA
10 10 (1.95%) Ping Identity
11 9 (1.76%) Hortonworks
11 9 (1.76%) Tableau
12 8 (1.56%) NetIQ
13 7 (1.37%) Atlassian
13 7 (1.37%) Citrix
13 7 (1.37%) Cognos
14 6 (1.17%) WSO2
15 5 (0.98%) Perfecto Mobile
15 5 (0.98%) VMware