Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for OAuth2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OAuth2 over the 6 months to 21 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 2.0
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 729 745 825
Rank change year-on-year +16 +80 +28
Contract jobs citing OAuth2 148 136 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.13% 0.055%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 0.43% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 76 48
UK median daily rate £500 £463 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +15.63% +17.22%
10th Percentile £363 £354 £275
90th Percentile £675 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £410 £295
% change year-on-year -1.22% +38.98% -16.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
UK median hourly rate £37.00 £47.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.11% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £47.50 -
% change year-on-year -22.11% - -

OAuth2 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 33044 31776 32166
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.04% 30.34% 28.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 23329 22020 22052
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 380 363 552
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +8.70%
10th Percentile £18.45 £14.36 £15.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.60 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +10.81% -1.33% +10.74%

OAuth2
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing OAuth2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for OAuth2 in the UK

OAuth2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing OAuth2.

Contractor daily rate trend for OAuth2 in the UK

OAuth2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OAuth2 over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OAuth2 in the UK

OAuth2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing OAuth2.

Contractor hourly rate trend for OAuth2 in the UK

OAuth2
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 OAuth2 within the UK over the 6 months to 21 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 +18 138 £500 +8.11% 8
London -7 95 £550 +10.00% 5
UK excluding London +14 49 £405 -1.22% 4
South East -1 17 £419 -11.84%
East of England - 10 £450 -
Midlands +22 8 £375 -25.00%
East Midlands +2 7 £375 -25.00%
Scotland - 7 - - 1
North of England +41 6 £353 -13.96% 3
North West +23 3 £340 - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £480 - 1
South West -17 1 £388 +3.33%
West Midlands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OAuth2 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 OAuth2.

1 94 (63.51%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (61.49%) OAuth
3 64 (43.24%) TDD
4 61 (41.22%) Java
5 59 (39.86%) OpenID
6 49 (33.11%) JavaScript
7 47 (31.76%) RESTful
7 47 (31.76%) Swagger
8 40 (27.03%) Node.js
9 39 (26.35%) Scrum
10 38 (25.68%) REST
11 37 (25.00%) Serverless
11 37 (25.00%) Finance
11 37 (25.00%) Python
12 33 (22.30%) JSON
13 32 (21.62%) Git (software)
13 32 (21.62%) Web Services
14 31 (20.95%) Test Automation
15 30 (20.27%) Banking
15 30 (20.27%) Spring
16 29 (19.59%) SQL
17 26 (17.57%) C#
17 26 (17.57%) Oracle
18 25 (16.89%) SQL Server
19 24 (16.22%) .NET
19 24 (16.22%) CSS
20 23 (15.54%) Microsoft Azure
21 21 (14.19%) Oracle Database
21 21 (14.19%) React
22 20 (13.51%) Continuous Delivery

OAuth2
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 13 (8.78%) Cloud Foundry
2 7 (4.73%) Apache
3 6 (4.05%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.03%) CMS
4 3 (2.03%) IIS
4 3 (2.03%) JBoss
5 1 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.68%) GeoServer
5 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.35%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.68%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 2 (1.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 37 (25.00%) Serverless
2 23 (15.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (12.84%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (11.49%) PaaS
5 7 (4.73%) Heroku
6 6 (4.05%) IaaS
7 4 (2.70%) OpenShift
8 3 (2.03%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.68%) Amazon CloudSearch
9 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.68%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.68%) GitHub
9 1 (0.68%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.68%) Office 365
9 1 (0.68%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.49%) HTTP
2 10 (6.76%) DNS
2 10 (6.76%) LDAP
3 7 (4.73%) SSL
4 6 (4.05%) FTP
4 6 (4.05%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.70%) X.509
6 2 (1.35%) Kerberos
6 2 (1.35%) SMS
7 1 (0.68%) DMZ
7 1 (0.68%) IPsec
7 1 (0.68%) Network Security
7 1 (0.68%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (16.89%) SQL Server
2 21 (14.19%) Oracle Database
3 20 (13.51%) MongoDB
4 19 (12.84%) NoSQL
5 14 (9.46%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (8.78%) Blockchain
7 11 (7.43%) Big Data
8 8 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (3.38%) Relational Database
9 5 (3.38%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (2.70%) GIS
10 4 (2.70%) SQL Server 2016
10 4 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (2.03%) Bigtable
12 2 (1.35%) MySQL
12 2 (1.35%) SQL Server 2014
13 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.68%) Oracle Discoverer
13 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 32 (21.62%) Git (software)
2 11 (7.43%) webpack
3 8 (5.41%) Selenium
4 7 (4.73%) Gradle
4 7 (4.73%) Jenkins
4 7 (4.73%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (4.05%) gulp
5 6 (4.05%) SpecFlow
6 4 (2.70%) Gatling
6 4 (2.70%) Moq
6 4 (2.70%) MSTest
6 4 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (2.70%) Visual Studio
7 3 (2.03%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.03%) JIRA
7 3 (2.03%) JMeter
7 3 (2.03%) Maven
7 3 (2.03%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.35%) GitLab
8 2 (1.35%) Spock
General
1 37 (25.00%) Finance
2 30 (20.27%) Banking
3 4 (2.70%) Publishing
4 3 (2.03%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.03%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.03%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.68%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 89 (60.14%) Developer
2 30 (20.27%) Java Developer
3 20 (13.51%) Python Developer
4 13 (8.78%) Architect
5 10 (6.76%) Software Engineer
6 9 (6.08%) Full Stack Developer
7 8 (5.41%) .NET Developer
7 8 (5.41%) Java Engineer
7 8 (5.41%) Java Software Engineer
7 8 (5.41%) Node.js Developer
8 7 (4.73%) Agile Developer
8 7 (4.73%) Agile Java Developer
8 7 (4.73%) Cloud Developer
8 7 (4.73%) Technical Leader
8 7 (4.73%) Web Engineer
9 6 (4.05%) Security Architect
9 6 (4.05%) Test Engineer
10 5 (3.38%) C# Developer
10 5 (3.38%) Technical Architect
10 5 (3.38%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (61.49%) OAuth
2 59 (39.86%) OpenID
3 47 (31.76%) RESTful
3 47 (31.76%) Swagger
4 40 (27.03%) Node.js
5 38 (25.68%) REST
6 33 (22.30%) JSON
7 32 (21.62%) Web Services
8 30 (20.27%) Spring
9 24 (16.22%) .NET
9 24 (16.22%) CSS
10 21 (14.19%) React
11 20 (13.51%) RAML
12 17 (11.49%) ASP.NET Web API
12 17 (11.49%) HTML
13 16 (10.81%) SAML
14 15 (10.14%) AngularJS
15 13 (8.78%) Spring Boot
16 12 (8.11%) SOAP
16 12 (8.11%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.73%) Fintech
2 6 (4.05%) PKI
2 6 (4.05%) User Experience
3 5 (3.38%) CESG
3 5 (3.38%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (2.70%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.35%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.68%) Blog
6 1 (0.68%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.68%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.68%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.68%) Semantic Web
6 1 (0.68%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (8.78%) Linux
2 4 (2.70%) CoreOS
2 4 (2.70%) Unix
3 3 (2.03%) DC/OS
4 2 (1.35%) Android
4 2 (1.35%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.68%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (63.51%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (43.24%) TDD
3 39 (26.35%) Scrum
4 31 (20.95%) Test Automation
5 20 (13.51%) Continuous Delivery
5 20 (13.51%) OWASP
6 19 (12.84%) Microservices
7 18 (12.16%) MVC
7 18 (12.16%) Software Engineering
8 17 (11.49%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (10.81%) Waterfall
10 15 (10.14%) Identity Management
11 14 (9.46%) BDD
11 14 (9.46%) Pair Programming
12 13 (8.78%) Prototyping
13 11 (7.43%) API Design
13 11 (7.43%) Risk Assessment
13 11 (7.43%) Web Development
14 10 (6.76%) API Development
14 10 (6.76%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 61 (41.22%) Java
2 49 (33.11%) JavaScript
3 37 (25.00%) Python
4 29 (19.59%) SQL
5 26 (17.57%) C#
6 19 (12.84%) Ruby
7 15 (10.14%) ES6
8 10 (6.76%) TypeScript
9 8 (5.41%) Groovy
9 8 (5.41%) Scala
10 6 (4.05%) ECMAScript
11 5 (3.38%) PowerShell
12 4 (2.70%) F#
12 4 (2.70%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.35%) C++
13 2 (1.35%) Kotlin
13 2 (1.35%) PHP
13 2 (1.35%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.03%) Degree
2 3 (2.03%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.35%) MCSD
3 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.68%) CISA
4 1 (0.68%) CISSP
4 1 (0.68%) GIAC
4 1 (0.68%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.73%) QA
2 2 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.68%) GDPR
3 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 12 (8.11%) Docker
2 4 (2.70%) OpenAM
2 4 (2.70%) OpenIDM
3 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.68%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (5.41%) Docker Swarm
2 5 (3.38%) Ansible
2 5 (3.38%) Kibana
2 5 (3.38%) Kubernetes
2 5 (3.38%) Puppet
3 4 (2.70%) Grafana
3 4 (2.70%) Mesos
3 4 (2.70%) Terraform
4 3 (2.03%) Apache Brooklyn
4 3 (2.03%) Marathon
5 1 (0.68%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.68%) vRealize
Vendors
1 26 (17.57%) Oracle
2 11 (7.43%) WSO2
3 6 (4.05%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.70%) ESRI
4 4 (2.70%) ForgeRock
4 4 (2.70%) Google
4 4 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (2.70%) Splunk
5 3 (2.03%) Apigee
6 2 (1.35%) Facebook
6 2 (1.35%) MuleSoft
6 2 (1.35%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.35%) Twitter
6 2 (1.35%) VMware
7 1 (0.68%) Adobe
7 1 (0.68%) Axway
7 1 (0.68%) IBM
7 1 (0.68%) IFS
7 1 (0.68%) TIBCO