Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 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
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 586 671 760
Rank change year-on-year +85 +89 -12
Contract jobs citing OAuth 299 223 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.21% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.91% 0.69% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 138 75
UK median daily rate £500 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £354 £325 £346
90th Percentile £644 £648 £603
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £410 £460
% change year-on-year +9.76% -10.87% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
UK median hourly rate £37.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 - -

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 32915 32203 32498
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.02% 30.39% 28.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 23251 22320 22282
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 376 368 550
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £18.25 £14.09 £15.04
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.60 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +11.64% -2.67% +10.29%

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 17 November 2017.

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 13 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 17 November 2017. 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 +77 293 £500 +11.11% 12
London +34 162 £525 +10.53% 9
UK excluding London +65 132 £450 +9.76% 3
South East +21 70 £425 -2.86% 1
East of England -10 26 £480 +74.55%
North of England +60 16 £428 +4.27% 2
Midlands +32 14 £375 -5.72%
East Midlands +9 11 £375 -26.83%
North West - 11 £500 - 1
Yorkshire +32 5 £375 +25.00%
Scotland - 4 £525 -
West Midlands +20 3 £400 +1.85%
South West +4 2 £375 -

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OAuth also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for OAuth.

1 175 (58.53%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (41.14%) Java
3 110 (36.79%) TDD
4 97 (32.44%) Node.js
5 96 (32.11%) REST
5 96 (32.11%) JavaScript
6 94 (31.44%) RESTful
7 92 (30.77%) OpenID
7 92 (30.77%) JSON
8 91 (30.43%) OAuth2
9 80 (26.76%) Finance
10 75 (25.08%) Microservices
11 73 (24.41%) Swagger
12 72 (24.08%) Scrum
13 67 (22.41%) API Development
14 61 (20.40%) Spring
15 59 (19.73%) Banking
15 59 (19.73%) SAML
16 53 (17.73%) Amazon AWS
17 52 (17.39%) Jenkins
17 52 (17.39%) .NET
18 51 (17.06%) Python
19 49 (16.39%) C#
19 49 (16.39%) Continuous Integration
20 48 (16.05%) NoSQL
20 48 (16.05%) SQL
21 47 (15.72%) Git (software)
22 44 (14.72%) Test Automation
22 44 (14.72%) Ruby
22 44 (14.72%) 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 17 (5.69%) Cloud Foundry
2 13 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (4.35%) JBoss
3 10 (3.34%) Apache
4 8 (2.68%) Mule
5 7 (2.34%) WebLogic
6 6 (2.01%) CMS
7 5 (1.67%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.34%) IIS
9 3 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (1.00%) Confluence
9 3 (1.00%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.67%) Alfresco
10 2 (0.67%) Drupal
10 2 (0.67%) Jetty
10 2 (0.67%) Liferay
10 2 (0.67%) nginx
10 2 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.67%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 3 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 53 (17.73%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (14.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (13.38%) Serverless
4 24 (8.03%) PaaS
5 16 (5.35%) Amazon EC2
6 15 (5.02%) Amazon S3
7 14 (4.68%) SaaS
7 14 (4.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 11 (3.68%) Route 53
9 9 (3.01%) IaaS
10 8 (2.68%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (2.34%) GitHub
11 7 (2.34%) Heroku
11 7 (2.34%) Office 365
12 5 (1.67%) AWS CloudFormation
13 4 (1.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 4 (1.34%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 4 (1.34%) Amazon Kinesis
13 4 (1.34%) Azure Active Directory
13 4 (1.34%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 37 (12.37%) HTTP
2 29 (9.70%) SSL
3 25 (8.36%) LDAP
4 12 (4.01%) TCP/IP
5 9 (3.01%) Kerberos
6 8 (2.68%) DNS
6 8 (2.68%) Internet
7 7 (2.34%) SSH
8 6 (2.01%) Network Security
8 6 (2.01%) X.509
9 5 (1.67%) Firewall
9 5 (1.67%) SMS
9 5 (1.67%) VPN
10 4 (1.34%) FTP
10 4 (1.34%) ZigBee
11 3 (1.00%) Skype
11 3 (1.00%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (0.67%) ATM
12 2 (0.67%) Intranet
12 2 (0.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (16.05%) NoSQL
2 39 (13.04%) MongoDB
3 25 (8.36%) SQL Server
4 15 (5.02%) Relational Database
5 12 (4.01%) Big Data
6 10 (3.34%) Blockchain
6 10 (3.34%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (3.34%) RDBMS
7 9 (3.01%) Redis
8 8 (2.68%) Oracle Database
9 6 (2.01%) MySQL
9 6 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.34%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.00%) Bigtable
11 3 (1.00%) Hazelcast
12 2 (0.67%) Aerospike
12 2 (0.67%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.67%) MarkLogic
12 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
13 1 (0.33%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 52 (17.39%) Jenkins
2 47 (15.72%) Git (software)
3 16 (5.35%) Maven
4 15 (5.02%) JIRA
5 12 (4.01%) webpack
6 8 (2.68%) Jasmine
7 7 (2.34%) JUnit
8 6 (2.01%) Cucumber
8 6 (2.01%) Grunt
9 5 (1.67%) Gradle
9 5 (1.67%) Karma Test Runner
9 5 (1.67%) Selenium
9 5 (1.67%) Subversion
9 5 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (1.67%) TeamCity
10 4 (1.34%) Visual Studio
11 3 (1.00%) Bitbucket
11 3 (1.00%) Eclipse
11 3 (1.00%) gulp
11 3 (1.00%) Vagrant
General
1 80 (26.76%) Finance
2 59 (19.73%) Banking
3 5 (1.67%) Legal
3 5 (1.67%) Retail Banking
4 3 (1.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.00%) Retail
5 2 (0.67%) Investment Banking
5 2 (0.67%) Publishing
5 2 (0.67%) Spanish Language
5 2 (0.67%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.33%) Advertising
6 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 175 (58.53%) Developer
2 47 (15.72%) Java Developer
3 43 (14.38%) Architect
4 26 (8.70%) C# Developer
5 23 (7.69%) Node.js Developer
6 18 (6.02%) .NET Developer
7 17 (5.69%) Senior Developer
8 16 (5.35%) Full Stack Developer
9 13 (4.35%) Agile Developer
9 13 (4.35%) Consultant
10 12 (4.01%) Azure Developer
10 12 (4.01%) Technical Architect
11 11 (3.68%) C# .NET Developer
11 11 (3.68%) JavaScript Developer
11 11 (3.68%) Python Developer
12 9 (3.01%) Angular Developer
12 9 (3.01%) Solutions Architect
13 8 (2.68%) Analyst
14 7 (2.34%) Software Developer
14 7 (2.34%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (32.44%) Node.js
2 96 (32.11%) REST
3 94 (31.44%) RESTful
4 92 (30.77%) JSON
4 92 (30.77%) OpenID
5 91 (30.43%) OAuth2
6 73 (24.41%) Swagger
7 61 (20.40%) Spring
8 59 (19.73%) SAML
9 52 (17.39%) .NET
10 44 (14.72%) Web Services
11 41 (13.71%) Spring Boot
12 38 (12.71%) AngularJS
13 36 (12.04%) CSS
14 32 (10.70%) HTML
15 27 (9.03%) SOAP
16 26 (8.70%) RAML
16 26 (8.70%) XML
17 21 (7.02%) ASP.NET Web API
18 20 (6.69%) React
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.01%) Data Structures
2 12 (4.01%) Mobile App
3 11 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (2.68%) Algorithms
5 7 (2.34%) PKI
6 6 (2.01%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.01%) Private Cloud
7 4 (1.34%) Fintech
7 4 (1.34%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (1.34%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.00%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.67%) Cloud Native
9 2 (0.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (0.67%) iPad
9 2 (0.67%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.67%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (0.67%) RIA
9 2 (0.67%) User Experience
10 1 (0.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 27 (9.03%) Linux
2 17 (5.69%) Windows
3 13 (4.35%) Unix
4 7 (2.34%) AIX
4 7 (2.34%) Android
4 7 (2.34%) Apple iOS
4 7 (2.34%) CoreOS
4 7 (2.34%) HPUX
4 7 (2.34%) Solaris
5 4 (1.34%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.67%) Debian
6 2 (0.67%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.33%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (58.53%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (36.79%) TDD
3 75 (25.08%) Microservices
4 72 (24.08%) Scrum
5 67 (22.41%) API Development
6 49 (16.39%) Continuous Integration
7 44 (14.72%) Test Automation
8 41 (13.71%) DevOps
9 34 (11.37%) Continuous Delivery
10 28 (9.36%) API Design
11 25 (8.36%) BDD
11 25 (8.36%) MVC
12 22 (7.36%) Software Engineering
13 21 (7.02%) SOA
14 20 (6.69%) Identity Access Management
14 20 (6.69%) Kanban
15 18 (6.02%) Information Security
15 18 (6.02%) OO
16 16 (5.35%) Configuration Management
16 16 (5.35%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 123 (41.14%) Java
2 96 (32.11%) JavaScript
3 51 (17.06%) Python
4 49 (16.39%) C#
5 48 (16.05%) SQL
6 44 (14.72%) Ruby
7 13 (4.35%) PowerShell
8 12 (4.01%) Groovy
9 11 (3.68%) Shell Script
10 10 (3.34%) ES6
10 10 (3.34%) Go
11 8 (2.68%) PL/SQL
11 8 (2.68%) R
12 7 (2.34%) ECMAScript
12 7 (2.34%) Scala
12 7 (2.34%) XPath
13 6 (2.01%) Bash Shell
13 6 (2.01%) PHP
14 4 (1.34%) GraphQL
15 2 (0.67%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 5 (1.67%) CISSP
1 5 (1.67%) Degree
1 5 (1.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (0.33%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (0.33%) CISMP
2 1 (0.33%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.34%) QA
2 6 (2.01%) GDPR
3 1 (0.33%) FedRAMP
3 1 (0.33%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 42 (14.05%) Docker
2 35 (11.71%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.67%) OpenAM
3 5 (1.67%) OpenIDM
4 4 (1.34%) Firmware
5 2 (0.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.67%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.33%) OpenDJ
6 1 (0.33%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 31 (10.37%) Kubernetes
2 22 (7.36%) Puppet
3 19 (6.35%) Ansible
4 15 (5.02%) Kibana
5 14 (4.68%) Grafana
5 14 (4.68%) Terraform
6 10 (3.34%) logstash
6 10 (3.34%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (2.68%) Fluentd
7 8 (2.68%) Prometheus
8 5 (1.67%) Docker Swarm
9 3 (1.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 3 (1.00%) Packer
10 2 (0.67%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.67%) Nagios
11 1 (0.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 1 (0.33%) CA Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.33%) Failover Clustering
11 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 26 (8.70%) IBM
2 23 (7.69%) WSO2
3 19 (6.35%) Apigee
3 19 (6.35%) Oracle
4 16 (5.35%) MuleSoft
5 15 (5.02%) Microsoft
6 11 (3.68%) Dell
7 8 (2.68%) ForgeRock
8 7 (2.34%) Google
8 7 (2.34%) Red Hat
8 7 (2.34%) webMethods
9 4 (1.34%) Apple
9 4 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.34%) Splunk
10 3 (1.00%) Atlassian
10 3 (1.00%) Facebook
10 3 (1.00%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.67%) New Relic
11 2 (0.67%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.67%) Twitter