Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 426 573 619
Rank change year-on-year +147 +46 +117
Contract jobs citing OAuth 551 317 292
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.53% 0.32% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.53% 0.99% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 376 204 176
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +12.68% -1.39%
10th Percentile £413 £352 £325
90th Percentile £675 £650 £631
UK excluding London median daily rate £503 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +11.67% +12.50% -6.43%
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 35,962 32,047 32,361
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 34.88% 32.23% 30.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,313 22,481 22,491
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £295
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 322 366 382
UK median hourly rate £41.53 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.83% +6.67% +0.13%
10th Percentile £15.30 £18.25 £13.50
90th Percentile £59.88 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.31 £36.00
% change year-on-year +1.72% +11.96% -3.94%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +125 529 £550 +10.00% 99
London +121 354 £550 +2.33% 52
UK excluding London +47 192 £503 +11.67% 53
South East +1 85 £525 +16.67% 10
North of England -6 33 £455 +1.11% 17
South West -1 22 £399 +2.90% 5
Midlands +8 21 £600 +45.45% 7
West Midlands -8 18 £600 +45.45% 6
East of England +4 17 £525 +10.53% 8
Scotland -16 15 £525 - 2
North West -16 14 £513 +22.02% 8
Yorkshire -5 11 £450 - 7
North East - 8 £433 - 2
East Midlands +11 7 £600 - 1
Wales - 3 £500 - 2

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 281 (51.00%) Agile Software Development
2 245 (44.46%) OAuth2
3 238 (43.19%) REST
4 220 (39.93%) OpenID
5 210 (38.11%) Java
6 169 (30.67%) JavaScript
7 158 (28.68%) Finance
8 152 (27.59%) Microsoft Azure
9 149 (27.04%) Amazon AWS
9 149 (27.04%) SAML
10 142 (25.77%) TDD
11 141 (25.59%) DevOps
12 135 (24.50%) Microservices
13 122 (22.14%) SOAP
14 114 (20.69%) AngularJS
15 112 (20.33%) Continuous Integration
16 111 (20.15%) HTML
17 109 (19.78%) Scrum
17 109 (19.78%) Git (software)
18 101 (18.33%) .NET
19 100 (18.15%) CSS
20 98 (17.79%) Banking
21 97 (17.60%) JSON
22 94 (17.06%) SQL
23 93 (16.88%) Docker
23 93 (16.88%) Single Sign-On
24 88 (15.97%) Spring
25 87 (15.79%) Jenkins
26 84 (15.25%) C#
27 82 (14.88%) SSL

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 60 (10.89%) Elasticsearch
2 36 (6.53%) Confluence
3 31 (5.63%) CMS
4 30 (5.44%) Apache Spark
5 23 (4.17%) Cloud Foundry
6 22 (3.99%) Sitecore CMS
7 19 (3.45%) Apache
8 16 (2.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 12 (2.18%) Mule
9 12 (2.18%) SharePoint
10 10 (1.81%) Tomcat
11 9 (1.63%) IIS
11 9 (1.63%) Mule ESB
12 7 (1.27%) nginx
12 7 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (1.09%) WebSphere
14 5 (0.91%) ColdFusion
14 5 (0.91%) JBoss
14 5 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
15 4 (0.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 10 (1.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (1.45%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.36%) SPSS
5 1 (0.18%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.18%) Maya
5 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.09%) SAP ERP
1 6 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.36%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
3 2 (0.36%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 152 (27.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 149 (27.04%) Amazon AWS
3 70 (12.70%) PaaS
4 52 (9.44%) Heroku
5 38 (6.90%) Serverless
6 35 (6.35%) SaaS
7 34 (6.17%) Azure Active Directory
7 34 (6.17%) IaaS
8 30 (5.44%) Apigee
9 19 (3.45%) GitHub
9 19 (3.45%) Office 365
10 14 (2.54%) Cloud Computing
11 12 (2.18%) Google Cloud Platform
12 10 (1.81%) AWS Lambda
13 9 (1.63%) Amazon EC2
13 9 (1.63%) iPaaS
14 7 (1.27%) npm
15 6 (1.09%) Amazon S3
15 6 (1.09%) OpenShift
16 5 (0.91%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 82 (14.88%) SSL
2 77 (13.97%) HTTP
3 50 (9.07%) DNS
4 41 (7.44%) TCP/IP
5 40 (7.26%) FTP
6 35 (6.35%) Kerberos
7 28 (5.08%) Firewall
8 24 (4.36%) Network Security
9 22 (3.99%) VPN
10 15 (2.72%) HTTPS
11 13 (2.36%) SSH
12 12 (2.18%) LAN
12 12 (2.18%) WAN
13 11 (2.00%) X.509
14 10 (1.81%) Intrusion Detection
14 10 (1.81%) Wireless
14 10 (1.81%) WLAN
15 9 (1.63%) DHCP
16 6 (1.09%) DMZ
16 6 (1.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (11.25%) SQL Server
2 60 (10.89%) PostgreSQL
3 43 (7.80%) MongoDB
4 40 (7.26%) NoSQL
5 31 (5.63%) Big Data
6 27 (4.90%) Hadoop
7 26 (4.72%) Relational Database
8 24 (4.36%) Apache Cassandra
9 16 (2.90%) Cosmos DB
9 16 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (2.36%) Apache Hive
10 13 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 12 (2.18%) MySQL
12 11 (2.00%) RDBMS
12 11 (2.00%) Redis
13 10 (1.81%) Couchbase
14 9 (1.63%) HBase
14 9 (1.63%) Pentaho
14 9 (1.63%) Sqoop
15 8 (1.45%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 109 (19.78%) Git (software)
2 87 (15.79%) Jenkins
3 75 (13.61%) JIRA
4 37 (6.72%) GitLab
4 37 (6.72%) Gradle
5 36 (6.53%) Maven
6 34 (6.17%) gulp
7 21 (3.81%) Subversion
8 20 (3.63%) Jasmine
8 20 (3.63%) Visual Studio
8 20 (3.63%) Visual Studio Team System
9 16 (2.90%) Mocha
9 16 (2.90%) Spock
10 15 (2.72%) webpack
11 14 (2.54%) Bitbucket
11 14 (2.54%) Cucumber
11 14 (2.54%) JUnit
11 14 (2.54%) Mercurial
11 14 (2.54%) Sublime Text
12 12 (2.18%) Babel
General
1 158 (28.68%) Finance
2 98 (17.79%) Banking
3 23 (4.17%) Legal
4 13 (2.36%) Telecoms
5 8 (1.45%) Manufacturing
6 5 (0.91%) Financial Institution
6 5 (0.91%) Investment Banking
6 5 (0.91%) Marketing
6 5 (0.91%) Retail
7 4 (0.73%) Advertising
7 4 (0.73%) Aerospace
7 4 (0.73%) Front Office
8 3 (0.54%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.36%) Back Office
9 2 (0.36%) Digital Economy
9 2 (0.36%) Electronics
9 2 (0.36%) German Language
9 2 (0.36%) Law
10 1 (0.18%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 288 (52.27%) Developer
2 120 (21.78%) Architect
3 81 (14.70%) Java Developer
4 59 (10.71%) .NET Developer
5 48 (8.71%) Senior Developer
6 45 (8.17%) Security Architect
6 45 (8.17%) Solutions Architect
7 40 (7.26%) Full Stack Developer
8 38 (6.90%) Consultant
9 29 (5.26%) React Developer
10 28 (5.08%) C# Developer
11 27 (4.90%) C# .NET Developer
12 26 (4.72%) JavaScript Developer
13 25 (4.54%) Python Developer
14 22 (3.99%) Technical Leader
15 20 (3.63%) Senior Java Developer
15 20 (3.63%) Technical Architect
16 19 (3.45%) Applications Developer
16 19 (3.45%) Mobile Applications Developer
17 18 (3.27%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 245 (44.46%) OAuth2
2 238 (43.19%) REST
3 220 (39.93%) OpenID
4 149 (27.04%) SAML
5 122 (22.14%) SOAP
6 114 (20.69%) AngularJS
7 111 (20.15%) HTML
8 101 (18.33%) .NET
9 100 (18.15%) CSS
10 97 (17.60%) JSON
11 88 (15.97%) Spring
12 78 (14.16%) Node.js
12 78 (14.16%) RESTful
13 70 (12.70%) Web Services
14 68 (12.34%) Spring Boot
15 66 (11.98%) HTML5
16 58 (10.53%) React
17 49 (8.89%) .NET Framework
18 42 (7.62%) XML
19 41 (7.44%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 70 (12.70%) Mobile App
2 44 (7.99%) Fintech
2 44 (7.99%) PKI
3 40 (7.26%) User Experience
4 28 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
5 25 (4.54%) Management Information System
6 20 (3.63%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
8 18 (3.27%) Data Centre
9 16 (2.90%) Cloud Native
10 14 (2.54%) Hybrid Cloud
11 13 (2.36%) Greenfield Project
12 12 (2.18%) Computer Science
13 11 (2.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 9 (1.63%) Online Banking
15 8 (1.45%) Public Cloud
16 7 (1.27%) Clustering
16 7 (1.27%) Credit Risk
16 7 (1.27%) N-Tier
17 6 (1.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 73 (13.25%) Linux
2 53 (9.62%) Windows
3 37 (6.72%) Apple iOS
4 32 (5.81%) Unix
5 25 (4.54%) Android
6 8 (1.45%) Windows Server
7 7 (1.27%) Solaris
7 7 (1.27%) Windows 10
8 4 (0.73%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.54%) AIX
9 3 (0.54%) HPUX
10 2 (0.36%) CoreOS
10 2 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 281 (51.00%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (25.77%) TDD
3 141 (25.59%) DevOps
4 135 (24.50%) Microservices
5 112 (20.33%) Continuous Integration
6 109 (19.78%) Scrum
7 79 (14.34%) OWASP
8 70 (12.70%) BDD
8 70 (12.70%) Identity Access Management
9 58 (10.53%) SOA
10 57 (10.34%) Software Engineering
11 52 (9.44%) Test Automation
12 49 (8.89%) Continuous Delivery
13 47 (8.53%) Identity Management
14 46 (8.35%) Cryptography
15 45 (8.17%) Information Security
16 44 (7.99%) API Development
17 38 (6.90%) Digital Transformation Programme
18 36 (6.53%) MVC
18 36 (6.53%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 210 (38.11%) Java
2 169 (30.67%) JavaScript
3 94 (17.06%) SQL
4 84 (15.25%) C#
5 81 (14.70%) Python
6 66 (11.98%) ES6
7 43 (7.80%) Java 8
8 35 (6.35%) TypeScript
9 32 (5.81%) PowerShell
10 31 (5.63%) JSX
11 24 (4.36%) Ruby
12 20 (3.63%) Bash Shell
13 15 (2.72%) T-SQL
14 9 (1.63%) C++
14 9 (1.63%) Perl
15 8 (1.45%) ES7
16 7 (1.27%) PHP
17 6 (1.09%) Groovy
18 5 (0.91%) PL/SQL
18 5 (0.91%) XPath
Qualifications
1 39 (7.08%) Degree
2 19 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 15 (2.72%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.63%) TOGAF Certification
5 8 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (1.09%) CEH
6 6 (1.09%) CISSP
7 5 (0.91%) CISM
7 5 (0.91%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.54%) A+ Certification
9 3 (0.54%) CCNA
9 3 (0.54%) MCSD
9 3 (0.54%) MCSE
9 3 (0.54%) MCTS
9 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.54%) PMP
10 2 (0.36%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.72%) PSD2
2 24 (4.36%) QA
3 19 (3.45%) GDPR
4 18 (3.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 13 (2.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 12 (2.18%) HIPAA
7 10 (1.81%) FedRAMP
8 9 (1.63%) Actionable Recommendations
9 8 (1.45%) COBIT
10 6 (1.09%) Data Quality
10 6 (1.09%) PCI DSS
11 2 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
11 2 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 2 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27005
11 2 (0.36%) NIST 800
12 1 (0.18%) ISO 20022
12 1 (0.18%) PMO
System Software
1 93 (16.88%) Docker
2 59 (10.71%) Active Directory
3 20 (3.63%) OpenAM
4 9 (1.63%) HDFS
5 5 (0.91%) OpenDJ
6 4 (0.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (0.73%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (0.54%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
8 2 (0.36%) iptables
8 2 (0.36%) NFS
9 1 (0.18%) Firmware
9 1 (0.18%) OpenIDM
9 1 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 93 (16.88%) Single Sign-On
2 35 (6.35%) Ansible
3 32 (5.81%) Docker Swarm
4 27 (4.90%) Kubernetes
5 21 (3.81%) Terraform
6 16 (2.90%) CASB
7 11 (2.00%) CA Single Sign-On
8 10 (1.81%) Hadoop YARN
8 10 (1.81%) Puppet
9 9 (1.63%) Oozie
9 9 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (1.27%) Ambari
10 7 (1.27%) Mesos
10 7 (1.27%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
11 6 (1.09%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 5 (0.91%) AirWatch
12 5 (0.91%) Marathon
12 5 (0.91%) NetIQ Identity Manager
13 3 (0.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 3 (0.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 78 (14.16%) Microsoft
2 46 (8.35%) Oracle
3 35 (6.35%) Google
4 28 (5.08%) IBM
5 25 (4.54%) Sitecore
6 22 (3.99%) ForgeRock
7 16 (2.90%) MuleSoft
8 14 (2.54%) Okta
9 11 (2.00%) CA
9 11 (2.00%) Cloudera
10 10 (1.81%) Ping Identity
10 10 (1.81%) Tableau
11 9 (1.63%) Hortonworks
12 8 (1.45%) Cisco
13 7 (1.27%) Citrix
13 7 (1.27%) Cognos
13 7 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
13 7 (1.27%) SAP
14 6 (1.09%) NetIQ
14 6 (1.09%) WSO2