Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 478 430 578
Rank change year-on-year -48 +148 +54
Contract jobs citing OAuth 383 569 317
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.43% 0.56% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.39% 1.60% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 407 202
UK median daily rate £545 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.91% +10.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £400 £413 £351
90th Percentile £675 £675 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £505 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +1.00% +11.11% +15.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
UK median hourly rate - £57.31 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +54.88% -22.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £57.31 £37.00
% 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 27,630 35,673 31,468
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 31.21% 34.99% 32.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 19,182 25,168 21,871
UK median daily rate £493 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.68% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £335 £325 £310
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 314 333 381
UK median hourly rate £44.01 £41.77 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.38% +4.41% +10.34%
10th Percentile £20.26 £15.24 £16.64
90th Percentile £63.75 £59.75 £53.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +11.11%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 -36 371 £550 - 67
London -47 222 £550 - 28
UK excluding London -5 153 £505 +1.00% 41
South East -2 61 £525 +1.69% 10
South West -7 25 £513 +28.53% 13
Midlands +42 22 £513 -14.58% 6
East of England +24 20 £463 -11.90% 3
West Midlands +34 16 £525 -12.50% 4
North of England +17 15 £444 -1.93% 7
North West +17 8 £431 -15.85% 2
East Midlands +17 6 £513 -14.58% 2
Scotland +32 5 £515 +21.18% 1
Wales +32 4 £550 +10.00% 1
North East +23 4 £438 +1.16% 2
Yorkshire +20 3 £491 +12.29% 3
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 182 (47.52%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (42.56%) OAuth2
3 143 (37.34%) OpenID
4 135 (35.25%) SAML
5 134 (34.99%) Java
6 129 (33.68%) Azure
7 126 (32.90%) DevOps
8 107 (27.94%) AWS
9 106 (27.68%) JavaScript
10 105 (27.42%) TDD
11 101 (26.37%) REST
12 95 (24.80%) Microservices
13 92 (24.02%) Docker
14 87 (22.72%) Git (software)
15 85 (22.19%) Finance
16 80 (20.89%) BDD
16 80 (20.89%) Identity Access Management
17 76 (19.84%) Active Directory
18 75 (19.58%) C#
19 74 (19.32%) Python
20 71 (18.54%) AngularJS
21 68 (17.75%) Spring
22 66 (17.23%) CSS
23 65 (16.97%) .NET
24 63 (16.45%) HTML
25 61 (15.93%) SQL
25 61 (15.93%) Linux
25 61 (15.93%) Software Engineering
26 55 (14.36%) Web Services
27 52 (13.58%) Scrum

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 25 (6.53%) Confluence
2 18 (4.70%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (4.18%) IIS
4 10 (2.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 9 (2.35%) Oracle Workflow
5 9 (2.35%) SharePoint
6 7 (1.83%) Cloud Foundry
7 6 (1.57%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.04%) Apache
8 4 (1.04%) Mule
8 4 (1.04%) nginx
8 4 (1.04%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.78%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.78%) CICS
9 3 (0.78%) JBoss
10 2 (0.52%) Anypoint
10 2 (0.52%) Camunda
10 2 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.26%) CMS
11 1 (0.26%) Hyperledger
Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 5 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.04%) Eikon
2 4 (1.04%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.26%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.26%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.26%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 129 (33.68%) Azure
2 107 (27.94%) AWS
3 34 (8.88%) Azure Active Directory
4 29 (7.57%) Serverless
5 28 (7.31%) GCP
6 17 (4.44%) PaaS
7 16 (4.18%) SaaS
8 15 (3.92%) IaaS
9 13 (3.39%) AWS Lambda
9 13 (3.39%) npm
10 9 (2.35%) Amazon SQS
11 8 (2.09%) OpenShift
11 8 (2.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 7 (1.83%) Amazon S3
12 7 (1.83%) Apigee
12 7 (1.83%) Azure Functions
13 6 (1.57%) Amazon EC2
13 6 (1.57%) CloudFront
13 6 (1.57%) Office 365
13 6 (1.57%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 35 (9.14%) HTTP
2 22 (5.74%) DNS
2 22 (5.74%) SSL
3 17 (4.44%) TCP/IP
4 16 (4.18%) FTP
5 15 (3.92%) Firewall
6 11 (2.87%) X.509
7 6 (1.57%) Kerberos
8 5 (1.31%) MQTT
8 5 (1.31%) Reverse Proxy
9 3 (0.78%) 2G
9 3 (0.78%) 3G
9 3 (0.78%) Internet
9 3 (0.78%) LTE
9 3 (0.78%) SSH
10 2 (0.52%) Extranet
10 2 (0.52%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.52%) Intranet
10 2 (0.52%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (0.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (12.79%) SQL Server
2 46 (12.01%) PostgreSQL
3 33 (8.62%) NoSQL
4 20 (5.22%) MongoDB
5 19 (4.96%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 7 (1.83%) Amazon RDS
7 7 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (1.83%) Blockchain
7 7 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.57%) Big Data
8 6 (1.57%) MySQL
8 6 (1.57%) Power BI
9 5 (1.31%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.31%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.04%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 87 (22.72%) Git (software)
2 42 (10.97%) Jenkins
3 31 (8.09%) JIRA
4 24 (6.27%) gulp
5 21 (5.48%) GitLab
6 19 (4.96%) Visual Studio
7 18 (4.70%) Gradle
8 17 (4.44%) webpack
9 14 (3.66%) Gatling
9 14 (3.66%) Geb
9 14 (3.66%) Spock
10 13 (3.39%) JUnit
10 13 (3.39%) NUnit
11 12 (3.13%) Selenium
12 10 (2.61%) Moq
12 10 (2.61%) TeamCity
13 9 (2.35%) Bitbucket
13 9 (2.35%) Cucumber
13 9 (2.35%) Grunt
13 9 (2.35%) Maven
General
1 85 (22.19%) Finance
2 45 (11.75%) Banking
3 21 (5.48%) Marketing
4 15 (3.92%) Public Sector
4 15 (3.92%) Retail
5 12 (3.13%) Law
6 11 (2.87%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.57%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.57%) German Language
8 5 (1.31%) Games
9 4 (1.04%) Front Office
10 2 (0.52%) Advertising
10 2 (0.52%) Electronics
10 2 (0.52%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.26%) French Language
11 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 182 (47.52%) Developer
2 68 (17.75%) Architect
3 54 (14.10%) Senior Developer
4 47 (12.27%) Java Developer
5 43 (11.23%) Consultant
6 32 (8.36%) Software Engineer
7 27 (7.05%) Python Developer
8 25 (6.53%) C# Developer
8 25 (6.53%) Senior Python Developer
9 22 (5.74%) .NET Developer
10 20 (5.22%) Full Stack Developer
11 18 (4.70%) Solutions Architect
12 16 (4.18%) Angular Developer
13 15 (3.92%) Java Engineer
14 14 (3.66%) Django Developer
14 14 (3.66%) IAM Consultant
14 14 (3.66%) Python/Django Developer
14 14 (3.66%) Senior Java Developer
15 12 (3.13%) C# .NET Developer
15 12 (3.13%) Identity Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (42.56%) OAuth2
2 143 (37.34%) OpenID
3 135 (35.25%) SAML
4 101 (26.37%) REST
5 71 (18.54%) AngularJS
6 68 (17.75%) Spring
7 66 (17.23%) CSS
8 65 (16.97%) .NET
9 63 (16.45%) HTML
10 55 (14.36%) Web Services
11 50 (13.05%) Node.js
12 48 (12.53%) SOAP
13 47 (12.27%) RESTful
14 44 (11.49%) Spring Boot
15 38 (9.92%) JSON
16 35 (9.14%) HTML5
17 34 (8.88%) React
18 31 (8.09%) .NET Framework
19 28 (7.31%) Django
20 27 (7.05%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.36%) User Experience
2 24 (6.27%) Public Cloud
3 23 (6.01%) Algorithms
4 18 (4.70%) Linux Command Line
5 17 (4.44%) Mobile App
6 16 (4.18%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (3.92%) PKI
8 13 (3.39%) Cloud Native
9 10 (2.61%) Data Structures
9 10 (2.61%) Online Banking
10 7 (1.83%) Self-Motivation
11 6 (1.57%) Greenfield Project
11 6 (1.57%) Management Information System
12 5 (1.31%) Analytical Mindset
12 5 (1.31%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 5 (1.31%) Internet of Things
12 5 (1.31%) Virtual Team
13 4 (1.04%) IVR
13 4 (1.04%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 61 (15.93%) Linux
2 30 (7.83%) Windows
3 16 (4.18%) Android
4 12 (3.13%) Apple iOS
5 9 (2.35%) Unix
6 4 (1.04%) Mac OS X
6 4 (1.04%) Windows 10
6 4 (1.04%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.52%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.52%) Kali Linux
7 2 (0.52%) Solaris
7 2 (0.52%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (47.52%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (32.90%) DevOps
3 105 (27.42%) TDD
4 95 (24.80%) Microservices
5 80 (20.89%) BDD
5 80 (20.89%) Identity Access Management
6 61 (15.93%) Software Engineering
7 52 (13.58%) Scrum
8 43 (11.23%) Computer Science
9 40 (10.44%) OWASP
10 39 (10.18%) SOA
11 36 (9.40%) Problem-Solving
12 34 (8.88%) Front End Development
12 34 (8.88%) Information Security
13 30 (7.83%) API Development
14 29 (7.57%) API Design
15 28 (7.31%) Continuous Integration
15 28 (7.31%) Security Architecture
15 28 (7.31%) Test Automation
16 27 (7.05%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 134 (34.99%) Java
2 106 (27.68%) JavaScript
3 75 (19.58%) C#
4 74 (19.32%) Python
5 61 (15.93%) SQL
6 44 (11.49%) TypeScript
7 40 (10.44%) Java 8
8 19 (4.96%) ES6
9 16 (4.18%) Ruby
10 15 (3.92%) Bash Shell
11 14 (3.66%) Go
12 9 (2.35%) T-SQL
13 8 (2.09%) C++
13 8 (2.09%) PowerShell
14 7 (1.83%) PHP
15 6 (1.57%) C
16 5 (1.31%) JSX
17 4 (1.04%) Kotlin
17 4 (1.04%) Perl
18 3 (0.78%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 48 (12.53%) Security Cleared
2 44 (11.49%) SC Cleared
3 38 (9.92%) Degree
4 11 (2.87%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (2.35%) AWS Certification
6 7 (1.83%) CISSP
7 6 (1.57%) CISM
7 6 (1.57%) CREST Certified
7 6 (1.57%) OSCP
7 6 (1.57%) TOGAF Certification
8 4 (1.04%) Master's Degree
8 4 (1.04%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.78%) CEH
9 3 (0.78%) CISA
9 3 (0.78%) CSSLP
10 2 (0.52%) PhD
10 2 (0.52%) PMP
11 1 (0.26%) CCSP
11 1 (0.26%) GIAC
11 1 (0.26%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.48%) QA
2 19 (4.96%) GDPR
3 7 (1.83%) PSD2
4 5 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.04%) Data Quality
5 4 (1.04%) MiFID
6 1 (0.26%) COBIT
6 1 (0.26%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.26%) HL7
6 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 1 (0.26%) NIST
6 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.26%) WCAG
System Software
1 92 (24.02%) Docker
2 76 (19.84%) Active Directory
3 9 (2.35%) NDS
3 9 (2.35%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 9 (2.35%) OpenAM
4 7 (1.83%) OpenDJ
5 2 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.26%) NFS
6 1 (0.26%) OpenIDM
6 1 (0.26%) Snort
6 1 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 48 (12.53%) Kubernetes
2 45 (11.75%) Single Sign-On
3 28 (7.31%) Terraform
4 16 (4.18%) NetIQ Identity Manager
5 15 (3.92%) Ansible
5 15 (3.92%) Docker Swarm
6 13 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (2.87%) MIIS
7 11 (2.87%) Tivoli
8 10 (2.61%) Puppet
9 6 (1.57%) PingFederate
9 6 (1.57%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 5 (1.31%) AirWatch
10 5 (1.31%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 5 (1.31%) SCCM
11 4 (1.04%) Hadoop YARN
12 2 (0.52%) CA Single Sign-On
12 2 (0.52%) Mesos
12 2 (0.52%) Oracle Identity Management
12 2 (0.52%) Salt
Vendors
1 51 (13.32%) Microsoft
2 37 (9.66%) Oracle
3 33 (8.62%) ForgeRock
4 20 (5.22%) IBM
5 17 (4.44%) NetIQ
6 16 (4.18%) Google
6 16 (4.18%) Ping Identity
7 13 (3.39%) MuleSoft
8 12 (3.13%) WSO2
9 11 (2.87%) VMware
10 10 (2.61%) Novell
10 10 (2.61%) Okta
11 8 (2.09%) Atlassian
11 8 (2.09%) Cisco
11 8 (2.09%) Facebook
11 8 (2.09%) SAP
11 8 (2.09%) Twitter
11 8 (2.09%) YouTube
12 6 (1.57%) Dell
12 6 (1.57%) NetApp