Period
to 2 April 2020

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 2 April 2020 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
2 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 425 456 514
Rank change year-on-year +31 +58 +130
Contract jobs citing OAuth 280 493 428
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.45% 0.51% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.51% 1.55% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 342 333
Median daily rate £525 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +2.56%
10th Percentile £355 £400 £371
90th Percentile £688 £700 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £33.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.71% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £22.25 £35.00 £23.82
90th Percentile £22.75 £35.00 £35.56
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year -35.71% - -

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 18,533 31,720 32,787
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 29.96% 32.90% 32.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,574 22,372 23,170
Median daily rate £500 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +9.83%
10th Percentile £331 £325 £313
90th Percentile £657 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £435 £413
% change year-on-year +3.45% +5.45% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 303 324
Median hourly rate £35.00 £41.50 £41.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.66% +0.72% +2.04%
10th Percentile £20.50 £18.50 £17.74
90th Percentile £68.75 £60.00 £58.75
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year -17.65% +1.19% +5.00%

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 2 April 2020.

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 17 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 2 April 2020. 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 +25 255 £525 -4.55% 60
UK excluding London +90 147 £525 +5.00% 38
London 0 124 £575 - 22
South East +62 48 £519 +9.21% 21
Midlands +71 28 £525 -2.60% 3
North of England +91 25 £463 -2.63% 11
West Midlands +63 25 £525 -4.55% 1
South West +25 23 £525 - 2
Yorkshire +60 17 £475 -5.00% 3
Scotland +28 12 £800 +48.84%
Wales +25 8 £538 -2.27%
North West +38 7 £460 +55.93% 8
Work from Home -1 7 £800 +88.24% 5
East Midlands +26 3 £475 -3.80% 2
East of England +21 2 £475 -13.64% 1
North East +15 1 £363 -24.08%
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 2 April 2020, 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.

1 146 (52.14%) OAuth2
2 134 (47.86%) Agile Software Development
3 127 (45.36%) Azure
4 115 (41.07%) OpenID
5 106 (37.86%) DevOps
6 97 (34.64%) JavaScript
7 81 (28.93%) SAML
8 80 (28.57%) Microservices
9 76 (27.14%) Java
10 69 (24.64%) .NET
11 67 (23.93%) Git (software)
12 63 (22.50%) C#
13 62 (22.14%) SQL
13 62 (22.14%) REST
13 62 (22.14%) Docker
14 56 (20.00%) Kubernetes
15 54 (19.29%) AWS
16 52 (18.57%) Python
17 49 (17.50%) Microsoft
18 48 (17.14%) TDD
18 48 (17.14%) RESTful
19 46 (16.43%) AngularJS
19 46 (16.43%) Active Directory
20 45 (16.07%) HTML
21 44 (15.71%) Migration
22 42 (15.00%) Web Services
23 41 (14.64%) Linux
23 41 (14.64%) Finance
24 40 (14.29%) SOAP
24 40 (14.29%) Jenkins

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 21 (7.50%) Confluence
2 19 (6.79%) SharePoint
3 13 (4.64%) Apache
4 11 (3.93%) Tomcat
5 10 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (3.21%) IIS
6 9 (3.21%) WebLogic
7 7 (2.50%) Apache Spark
8 6 (2.14%) WebSphere
9 5 (1.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (1.79%) Red Hat Fuse
10 3 (1.07%) CMS
10 3 (1.07%) Ethereum
10 3 (1.07%) Hyperledger
10 3 (1.07%) nginx
11 2 (0.71%) Anypoint
11 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.71%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.71%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (0.71%) Photoshop
1 2 (0.71%) Sketch
2 1 (0.36%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 15 (5.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.50%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (1.07%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (1.07%) R3 Corda
4 2 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.71%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.36%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 127 (45.36%) Azure
2 54 (19.29%) AWS
3 32 (11.43%) Azure Active Directory
4 29 (10.36%) PaaS
5 21 (7.50%) IaaS
5 21 (7.50%) Serverless
6 20 (7.14%) GitHub
7 19 (6.79%) GCP
8 18 (6.43%) Apigee
9 17 (6.07%) SaaS
10 16 (5.71%) Dynamics 365
10 16 (5.71%) Power Platform
11 11 (3.93%) NuGet
12 10 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
13 9 (3.21%) Office 365
14 7 (2.50%) Azure Functions
15 6 (2.14%) AWS Lambda
15 6 (2.14%) OpenShift
16 5 (1.79%) npm
17 4 (1.43%) Google Container Engine
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.57%) DNS
2 23 (8.21%) SSL
3 20 (7.14%) HTTP
4 16 (5.71%) Firewall
4 16 (5.71%) Kerberos
5 15 (5.36%) TCP/IP
6 10 (3.57%) DHCP
7 9 (3.21%) FTP
8 8 (2.86%) Network Security
9 6 (2.14%) VPN
10 5 (1.79%) HTTPS
10 5 (1.79%) SSH
11 4 (1.43%) DMZ
11 4 (1.43%) Extranet
11 4 (1.43%) Intranet
11 4 (1.43%) X.500
11 4 (1.43%) X.509
12 2 (0.71%) DKIM
12 2 (0.71%) DMARC
12 2 (0.71%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.71%) MongoDB
3 15 (5.36%) Power BI
3 15 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (4.64%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (4.29%) Azure SQL Database
6 11 (3.93%) NoSQL
7 10 (3.57%) MySQL
8 9 (3.21%) Oracle Database
8 9 (3.21%) Relational Database
9 8 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
10 7 (2.50%) Apache Hive
10 7 (2.50%) Big Data
10 7 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (2.50%) Hadoop
10 7 (2.50%) RDBMS
11 6 (2.14%) HBase
11 6 (2.14%) Sqoop
12 5 (1.79%) Blockchain
12 5 (1.79%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 67 (23.93%) Git (software)
2 40 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 33 (11.79%) JIRA
4 21 (7.50%) Gradle
5 20 (7.14%) GitLab
6 14 (5.00%) Maven
7 12 (4.29%) NUnit
7 12 (4.29%) Postman
8 11 (3.93%) SoapUI
8 11 (3.93%) TeamCity
9 10 (3.57%) Hudson
9 10 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
10 9 (3.21%) SonarQube
10 9 (3.21%) webpack
11 8 (2.86%) Gatling
11 8 (2.86%) Geb
11 8 (2.86%) JUnit
11 8 (2.86%) SpecFlow
11 8 (2.86%) Spock
12 7 (2.50%) Xcode
General
1 41 (14.64%) Finance
2 27 (9.64%) Public Sector
3 17 (6.07%) Banking
4 10 (3.57%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.21%) Marketing
6 6 (2.14%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.43%) Electronics
7 4 (1.43%) Games
7 4 (1.43%) Retail Banking
8 3 (1.07%) Automotive
8 3 (1.07%) Publishing
8 3 (1.07%) Retail
9 2 (0.71%) Legal
10 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.36%) German Language
Job Titles
1 163 (58.21%) Developer
2 36 (12.86%) .NET Developer
3 34 (12.14%) Architect
4 23 (8.21%) Java Developer
5 21 (7.50%) Consultant
6 16 (5.71%) Senior Developer
7 15 (5.36%) Python Developer
8 14 (5.00%) C# Developer
8 14 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
9 13 (4.64%) Azure Developer
9 13 (4.64%) Solutions Architect
10 12 (4.29%) Lead Developer
11 10 (3.57%) CRM Developer
12 9 (3.21%) Agile Developer
12 9 (3.21%) Full Stack Developer
12 9 (3.21%) Software Developer
13 8 (2.86%) DevOps Developer
13 8 (2.86%) IAM Developer
13 8 (2.86%) React Developer
13 8 (2.86%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (52.14%) OAuth2
2 115 (41.07%) OpenID
3 81 (28.93%) SAML
4 69 (24.64%) .NET
5 62 (22.14%) REST
6 48 (17.14%) RESTful
7 46 (16.43%) AngularJS
8 45 (16.07%) HTML
9 42 (15.00%) Web Services
10 40 (14.29%) SOAP
11 37 (13.21%) React
12 36 (12.86%) Swagger
13 34 (12.14%) CSS
14 28 (10.00%) JSON
15 27 (9.64%) .NET Framework
15 27 (9.64%) Node.js
16 26 (9.29%) Spring
17 24 (8.57%) .NET Core
18 23 (8.21%) LDAP
18 23 (8.21%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.14%) PKI
2 19 (6.79%) Mobile App
3 12 (4.29%) Cloud Native
4 9 (3.21%) Public Cloud
5 7 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (1.79%) Data Centre
6 5 (1.79%) Derivative
6 5 (1.79%) IVR
6 5 (1.79%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.43%) Clustering
7 4 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.43%) W3C
8 3 (1.07%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.07%) DataPower
8 3 (1.07%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.07%) NHS
8 3 (1.07%) User Experience
9 2 (0.71%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.71%) iPad
9 2 (0.71%) YubiKey
Operating Systems
1 41 (14.64%) Linux
2 34 (12.14%) Windows
3 12 (4.29%) Windows Server
4 10 (3.57%) Android
5 7 (2.50%) Unix
6 6 (2.14%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.07%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.07%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.36%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (47.86%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (37.86%) DevOps
3 80 (28.57%) Microservices
4 48 (17.14%) TDD
5 44 (15.71%) Migration
6 39 (13.93%) Test Automation
7 37 (13.21%) Scrum
8 36 (12.86%) BDD
8 36 (12.86%) Identity Access Management
9 31 (11.07%) Software Engineering
10 28 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
11 24 (8.57%) UML
12 22 (7.86%) Continuous Delivery
12 22 (7.86%) CRM
13 20 (7.14%) B2C
13 20 (7.14%) Continuous Deployment
14 19 (6.79%) API Design
14 19 (6.79%) MVC
15 16 (5.71%) ArchiMate
15 16 (5.71%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 97 (34.64%) JavaScript
2 76 (27.14%) Java
3 63 (22.50%) C#
4 62 (22.14%) SQL
5 52 (18.57%) Python
6 28 (10.00%) PowerShell
7 25 (8.93%) TypeScript
8 23 (8.21%) Java 8
9 17 (6.07%) Bash Shell
10 15 (5.36%) PL/SQL
11 14 (5.00%) Groovy
12 11 (3.93%) C
13 10 (3.57%) Ruby
14 9 (3.21%) Go
15 8 (2.86%) Shell Script
16 6 (2.14%) ES6
17 4 (1.43%) Perl
17 4 (1.43%) T-SQL
18 3 (1.07%) PHP
18 3 (1.07%) XPath
Qualifications
1 29 (10.36%) Security Cleared
2 22 (7.86%) SC Cleared
3 12 (4.29%) Degree
4 4 (1.43%) CREST Certified
4 4 (1.43%) OSCP
5 3 (1.07%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (1.07%) DBS Check
6 2 (0.71%) CSPO
6 2 (0.71%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (0.71%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.71%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (0.36%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.36%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.36%) CAPM
7 1 (0.36%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.36%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.64%) QA
2 3 (1.07%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.71%) GDPR
3 2 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.71%) WCAG
4 1 (0.36%) COBIT
4 1 (0.36%) HL7
4 1 (0.36%) NIST
4 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.36%) PMO
4 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 62 (22.14%) Docker
2 46 (16.43%) Active Directory
3 11 (3.93%) HDFS
4 10 (3.57%) vSphere
5 9 (3.21%) NDS
6 8 (2.86%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 6 (2.14%) NFS
8 4 (1.43%) OpenAM
8 4 (1.43%) OpenDJ
9 2 (0.71%) BusyBox
10 1 (0.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.36%) etcd
10 1 (0.36%) iptables
10 1 (0.36%) OpenIDM
10 1 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 56 (20.00%) Kubernetes
2 33 (11.79%) Single Sign-On
3 23 (8.21%) Ansible
3 23 (8.21%) MIIS
4 22 (7.86%) Terraform
5 13 (4.64%) Docker Swarm
6 8 (2.86%) NetIQ Identity Manager
7 7 (2.50%) Puppet
8 6 (2.14%) Ambari
8 6 (2.14%) Hadoop YARN
8 6 (2.14%) Oozie
8 6 (2.14%) Prometheus
9 4 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (1.43%) Tivoli
10 3 (1.07%) Grafana
11 2 (0.71%) Kubeflow
11 2 (0.71%) Oracle Identity Management
12 1 (0.36%) HP Fortify
12 1 (0.36%) Nessus
12 1 (0.36%) PingFederate
Vendors
1 49 (17.50%) Microsoft
2 24 (8.57%) ForgeRock
3 21 (7.50%) Oracle
4 20 (7.14%) Google
5 14 (5.00%) Okta
6 9 (3.21%) MuleSoft
6 9 (3.21%) NetIQ
6 9 (3.21%) SAP
7 8 (2.86%) Atlassian
8 6 (2.14%) Cloudera
8 6 (2.14%) Hortonworks
8 6 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.79%) IBM
10 4 (1.43%) Novell
10 4 (1.43%) Ping Identity
10 4 (1.43%) Splunk
11 3 (1.07%) Centrify
11 3 (1.07%) Cisco
11 3 (1.07%) WSO2
12 2 (0.71%) CyberArk