Period
to 23 May 2019

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 23 May 2019 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
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 467 461 605
Rank change year-on-year -6 +144 +137
Contract jobs citing OAuth 411 482 230
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.45% 0.48% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.38% 1.46% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 362 151
UK median daily rate £550 £519 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.02% +3.75% +5.26%
10th Percentile £400 £413 £356
90th Percentile £700 £636 £606
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.56% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £33.66 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.00% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 29,755 33,107 28,809
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.70% 32.85% 31.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 20,820 23,307 19,915
UK median daily rate £488 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £331 £313 £300
90th Percentile £638 £625 £606
UK excluding London median daily rate £443 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +7.27% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 306 333 353
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.27 £40.26
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.56% +4.98% +5.95%
10th Percentile £17.46 £16.25 £16.03
90th Percentile £60.00 £62.50 £53.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

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 23 May 2019.

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 16 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 23 May 2019. 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 -10 389 £550 +4.76% 19
London -40 235 £575 +7.98% 8
UK excluding London +53 169 £513 +7.89% 12
South East +13 52 £475 - 2
Midlands +35 34 £525 -8.70% 3
South West -1 32 £525 -27.59% 2
West Midlands +17 25 £550 -4.35% 2
North of England +13 20 £473 -7.80% 2
East of England +19 16 £538 +13.16% 2
Wales +16 12 £563 -2.17%
North East - 11 £478 -
East Midlands +25 9 £513 +192.86% 1
Yorkshire +15 6 £450 -5.26% 2
Scotland +9 5 £575 +27.78% 1
North West +6 3 £295 -45.37%
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 May 2019, 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.

1 203 (49.39%) OAuth2
2 197 (47.93%) OpenID
3 189 (45.99%) Agile Software Development
4 168 (40.88%) Java
5 135 (32.85%) REST
6 130 (31.63%) Amazon AWS
7 129 (31.39%) SAML
8 127 (30.90%) JavaScript
9 107 (26.03%) RESTful
10 102 (24.82%) Microsoft Azure
10 102 (24.82%) DevOps
11 99 (24.09%) Microservices
12 95 (23.11%) Docker
13 92 (22.38%) Node.js
14 90 (21.90%) Git (software)
15 79 (19.22%) Identity Access Management
16 78 (18.98%) Scrum
17 76 (18.49%) Spring
18 75 (18.25%) SQL
18 75 (18.25%) HTML
18 75 (18.25%) .NET
19 73 (17.76%) TDD
20 72 (17.52%) SOAP
21 71 (17.27%) Python
22 70 (17.03%) CSS
23 69 (16.79%) C#
23 69 (16.79%) Linux
24 64 (15.57%) QA
25 61 (14.84%) Finance
26 60 (14.60%) Web Services

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 24 (5.84%) Elasticsearch
2 21 (5.11%) CMS
3 20 (4.87%) Confluence
4 12 (2.92%) Apache Spark
4 12 (2.92%) Mule
4 12 (2.92%) Mule ESB
5 9 (2.19%) Anypoint
5 9 (2.19%) Tomcat
6 8 (1.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (1.46%) Apache
7 6 (1.46%) Oracle Workflow
8 5 (1.22%) Drupal
9 4 (0.97%) Cloud Foundry
9 4 (0.97%) IIS
10 3 (0.73%) Apache Qpid
10 3 (0.73%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.73%) CICS
10 3 (0.73%) nginx
11 2 (0.49%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.49%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (1.70%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.24%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (0.24%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.97%) Eikon
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.24%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.24%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 130 (31.63%) Amazon AWS
2 102 (24.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 50 (12.17%) Serverless
4 47 (11.44%) Google Cloud Platform
5 36 (8.76%) PaaS
6 30 (7.30%) Apigee
7 29 (7.06%) IaaS
8 25 (6.08%) GitHub
8 25 (6.08%) SaaS
9 22 (5.35%) Amazon S3
10 21 (5.11%) Amazon EC2
11 20 (4.87%) AWS Lambda
12 14 (3.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 14 (3.41%) CloudFront
12 14 (3.41%) Route 53
12 14 (3.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 9 (2.19%) Azure Functions
14 8 (1.95%) AWS CloudFormation
15 7 (1.70%) Azure Active Directory
15 7 (1.70%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 53 (12.90%) HTTP
2 46 (11.19%) SSL
3 27 (6.57%) DNS
4 20 (4.87%) TCP/IP
5 18 (4.38%) FTP
6 7 (1.70%) Firewall
7 6 (1.46%) DHCP
8 5 (1.22%) Kerberos
9 3 (0.73%) AMQP
9 3 (0.73%) X.509
10 2 (0.49%) Broadband
10 2 (0.49%) Internet
10 2 (0.49%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (0.49%) Network Security
11 1 (0.24%) Skype
11 1 (0.24%) SSH
11 1 (0.24%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (9.25%) SQL Server
2 37 (9.00%) PostgreSQL
3 32 (7.79%) Big Data
4 25 (6.08%) Apache Cassandra
4 25 (6.08%) NoSQL
4 25 (6.08%) Redis
5 22 (5.35%) MySQL
6 21 (5.11%) MongoDB
7 17 (4.14%) Amazon RDS
7 17 (4.14%) Blockchain
8 12 (2.92%) Hadoop
8 12 (2.92%) Relational Database
9 11 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (0.97%) MariaDB
12 4 (0.97%) Power BI
13 3 (0.73%) Amazon Aurora
13 3 (0.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 90 (21.90%) Git (software)
2 54 (13.14%) Jenkins
3 34 (8.27%) gulp
4 31 (7.54%) Visual Studio
5 27 (6.57%) JIRA
6 26 (6.33%) Maven
7 23 (5.60%) Gradle
8 19 (4.62%) Grunt
9 18 (4.38%) Bower
9 18 (4.38%) GitLab
10 17 (4.14%) Jasmine
10 17 (4.14%) JUnit
11 16 (3.89%) Mocha
12 13 (3.16%) Gatling
12 13 (3.16%) Geb
12 13 (3.16%) Spock
13 12 (2.92%) webpack
14 10 (2.43%) Babel
15 9 (2.19%) Subversion
16 8 (1.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 61 (14.84%) Finance
2 47 (11.44%) Banking
3 17 (4.14%) Retail
4 15 (3.65%) Law
5 10 (2.43%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.95%) Games
7 6 (1.46%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.22%) Automotive
9 4 (0.97%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.97%) Marketing
9 4 (0.97%) Publishing
10 3 (0.73%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.49%) Legal
12 1 (0.24%) Advertising
12 1 (0.24%) Electronics
12 1 (0.24%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 200 (48.66%) Developer
2 68 (16.55%) Architect
3 45 (10.95%) Java Developer
4 43 (10.46%) Senior Developer
5 38 (9.25%) Consultant
6 32 (7.79%) Full Stack Developer
7 24 (5.84%) JavaScript Developer
8 23 (5.60%) .NET Developer
9 21 (5.11%) DevOps Engineer
10 20 (4.87%) AWS Engineer
11 19 (4.62%) AWS DevOps
11 19 (4.62%) React Developer
12 18 (4.38%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 18 (4.38%) Python Developer
13 17 (4.14%) Senior Java Developer
13 17 (4.14%) Solutions Architect
14 14 (3.41%) IAM Consultant
15 13 (3.16%) Analyst
16 12 (2.92%) Java Engineer
16 12 (2.92%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 203 (49.39%) OAuth2
2 197 (47.93%) OpenID
3 135 (32.85%) REST
4 129 (31.39%) SAML
5 107 (26.03%) RESTful
6 92 (22.38%) Node.js
7 76 (18.49%) Spring
8 75 (18.25%) .NET
8 75 (18.25%) HTML
9 72 (17.52%) SOAP
10 70 (17.03%) CSS
11 60 (14.60%) Web Services
12 59 (14.36%) JSON
13 57 (13.87%) React
14 53 (12.90%) Swagger
15 50 (12.17%) AngularJS
16 44 (10.71%) HTML5
17 38 (9.25%) XML
18 36 (8.76%) LDAP
19 35 (8.52%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 35 (8.52%) Fintech
2 33 (8.03%) Mobile App
3 31 (7.54%) User Experience
4 24 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (4.38%) Algorithms
5 18 (4.38%) Data Structures
6 16 (3.89%) Public Cloud
7 15 (3.65%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (3.41%) DataPower
9 12 (2.92%) Cloud Native
9 12 (2.92%) PKI
10 10 (2.43%) Linux Command Line
11 9 (2.19%) Greenfield Project
11 9 (2.19%) Self-Motivation
12 7 (1.70%) Analytical Mindset
12 7 (1.70%) NHS
13 6 (1.46%) Private Cloud
14 4 (0.97%) Virtual Team
15 3 (0.73%) BYOD
15 3 (0.73%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 69 (16.79%) Linux
2 30 (7.30%) Apple iOS
3 28 (6.81%) Android
4 22 (5.35%) Unix
5 18 (4.38%) Windows
6 5 (1.22%) Kali Linux
7 4 (0.97%) Solaris
8 2 (0.49%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.49%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.24%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (45.99%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (24.82%) DevOps
3 99 (24.09%) Microservices
4 79 (19.22%) Identity Access Management
5 78 (18.98%) Scrum
6 73 (17.76%) TDD
7 59 (14.36%) Test Automation
8 44 (10.71%) API Design
8 44 (10.71%) Software Engineering
9 38 (9.25%) BDD
9 38 (9.25%) Computer Science
9 38 (9.25%) SOA
10 34 (8.27%) OWASP
11 33 (8.03%) Problem-Solving
12 32 (7.79%) Continuous Integration
13 31 (7.54%) Open Source
14 29 (7.06%) API Development
15 27 (6.57%) Continuous Delivery
16 26 (6.33%) Kanban
17 25 (6.08%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 168 (40.88%) Java
2 127 (30.90%) JavaScript
3 75 (18.25%) SQL
4 71 (17.27%) Python
5 69 (16.79%) C#
6 46 (11.19%) ES6
7 34 (8.27%) Java 8
8 28 (6.81%) TypeScript
9 25 (6.08%) Bash Shell
10 17 (4.14%) PHP
11 15 (3.65%) Go
11 15 (3.65%) JSX
12 14 (3.41%) Ruby
13 11 (2.68%) C++
13 11 (2.68%) Perl
14 10 (2.43%) Apple Swift
14 10 (2.43%) C
14 10 (2.43%) Objective-C
15 5 (1.22%) PowerShell
16 4 (0.97%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (6.08%) Degree
1 25 (6.08%) Security Cleared
2 22 (5.35%) SC Cleared
3 16 (3.89%) AWS Certification
4 11 (2.68%) CISSP
4 11 (2.68%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (1.46%) CISM
6 5 (1.22%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (1.22%) DBS Check
6 5 (1.22%) PhD
7 4 (0.97%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.73%) TOGAF Certification
9 2 (0.49%) MCSA
9 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.24%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.24%) CISA
10 1 (0.24%) CSSLP
10 1 (0.24%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.24%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (15.57%) QA
2 29 (7.06%) GDPR
2 29 (7.06%) PSD2
3 18 (4.38%) WCAG
4 6 (1.46%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.49%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 1 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.24%) MiFID
7 1 (0.24%) SEPA
System Software
1 95 (23.11%) Docker
2 47 (11.44%) Active Directory
3 17 (4.14%) OpenAM
4 11 (2.68%) NDS
4 11 (2.68%) OpenDJ
5 6 (1.46%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 5 (1.22%) OpenIDM
7 3 (0.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (0.73%) Shibboleth
8 2 (0.49%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 55 (13.38%) Kubernetes
2 45 (10.95%) Single Sign-On
3 31 (7.54%) Terraform
4 20 (4.87%) Ansible
4 20 (4.87%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (4.87%) Puppet
5 18 (4.38%) Docker Swarm
6 13 (3.16%) Tivoli
7 12 (2.92%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 10 (2.43%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 10 (2.43%) PingFederate
9 9 (2.19%) CloudHub
10 6 (1.46%) MIIS
11 5 (1.22%) logstash
11 5 (1.22%) Nessus
11 5 (1.22%) Nmap
11 5 (1.22%) Sysdig
12 4 (0.97%) Mesos
12 4 (0.97%) Rancher
12 4 (0.97%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 40 (9.73%) Oracle
2 38 (9.25%) ForgeRock
3 35 (8.52%) Google
4 30 (7.30%) IBM
5 29 (7.06%) Microsoft
6 23 (5.60%) Atlassian
7 20 (4.87%) Ping Identity
8 15 (3.65%) NetIQ
8 15 (3.65%) SAP
8 15 (3.65%) WSO2
9 14 (3.41%) MuleSoft
10 12 (2.92%) Okta
11 9 (2.19%) Novell
12 7 (1.70%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (1.46%) Mercator
14 5 (1.22%) CA
14 5 (1.22%) Qualys
14 5 (1.22%) Splunk
15 4 (0.97%) LogRhythm
15 4 (0.97%) Veracode