The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for OpenID skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OpenID over the 3 months to 22 June 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.

OpenID
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 555 613 623
Rank change year-on-year +58 +10  
Contract jobs citing OpenID 60 32 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.059% 0.036%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.40% 0.21% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 19 10
Median daily rate £575 £410 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.24% +4.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £238 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £465 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +21.95% +9.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

OpenID is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 15082 15298 15416
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 32.18% 28.37% 27.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 10422 10796 10312
Median daily rate £430 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +8.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 204 179 206
Median hourly rate £41.50 £36.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.27% +2.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.08 £16.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £38.89
% change year-on-year +18.05% -7.41%  

OpenID
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing OpenID as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for OpenID in the UK

OpenID
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OpenID in the UK

OpenID
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OpenID over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OpenID in the UK

OpenID
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenID within the UK over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +76 60 £575 +40.24% 10
London +61 52 £600 +41.17% 6
South East +12 7 £500 +42.85% 1
Berkshire - 5 £513 -
Reading - 4 £525 -
City of London +3 1 £525 +23.52% 4
Hampshire -1 1 £450 +12.50% 1
East of England -4 1 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OpenID 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 OpenID.

1 69 (78.41%) OAuth
2 66 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (73.86%) OAuth2
4 49 (55.68%) JSON
5 47 (53.41%) Finance
5 47 (53.41%) Scrum
6 45 (51.14%) Banking
7 44 (50.00%) Swagger
8 43 (48.86%) RAML
9 37 (42.05%) TDD
10 30 (34.09%) API Development
10 30 (34.09%) Node.js
11 29 (32.95%) Continuous Delivery
12 26 (29.55%) JavaScript
13 25 (28.41%) Serverless Framework
14 23 (26.14%) Ruby
15 21 (23.86%) RESTful
16 16 (18.18%) REST
16 16 (18.18%) SAML
17 14 (15.91%) IBM
17 14 (15.91%) Microsoft
17 14 (15.91%) Java
17 14 (15.91%) PaaS
18 13 (14.77%) Python
18 13 (14.77%) .NET
18 13 (14.77%) Stakeholder Management
19 12 (13.64%) C#
20 11 (12.50%) SQL
20 11 (12.50%) Web Services
20 11 (12.50%) Identity Management

OpenID
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 5 (5.68%) IIS
1 5 (5.68%) SharePoint
1 5 (5.68%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.41%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (2.27%) CMS
5 1 (1.14%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.91%) PaaS
2 10 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (10.23%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (7.95%) IaaS
5 5 (5.68%) Amazon S3
5 5 (5.68%) Office 365
5 5 (5.68%) SaaS
6 4 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (3.41%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 3 (3.41%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (3.41%) Amazon Kinesis
7 3 (3.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (1.14%) Amazon CloudSearch
8 1 (1.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.14%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.95%) LDAP
2 6 (6.82%) HTTP
3 5 (5.68%) Firewall
4 4 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (4.55%) TACACS
5 2 (2.27%) SSH
5 2 (2.27%) SSL
6 1 (1.14%) Internet
6 1 (1.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.36%) NoSQL
2 8 (9.09%) Big Data
2 8 (9.09%) Blockchain
3 7 (7.95%) MongoDB
3 7 (7.95%) SQL Server
4 6 (6.82%) Redis
5 5 (5.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (5.68%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (5.68%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (4.55%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.14%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (10.23%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.68%) Moq
2 5 (5.68%) MSTest
2 5 (5.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (5.68%) Visual Studio Team System
2 5 (5.68%) webpack
3 4 (4.55%) Cucumber
3 4 (4.55%) JUnit
3 4 (4.55%) Mockito
3 4 (4.55%) NuGet
3 4 (4.55%) Selenium
3 4 (4.55%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.14%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.14%) JIRA
4 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 47 (53.41%) Finance
2 45 (51.14%) Banking
3 4 (4.55%) Publishing
4 2 (2.27%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.14%) Billing
5 1 (1.14%) Electronics
5 1 (1.14%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.14%) Marketing
5 1 (1.14%) Retail
5 1 (1.14%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 64 (72.73%) Developer
2 15 (17.05%) Architect
3 11 (12.50%) Node.js Developer
4 9 (10.23%) Python Developer
4 9 (10.23%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (7.95%) .NET Developer
5 7 (7.95%) Ruby Developer
6 6 (6.82%) Consultant
6 6 (6.82%) Full Stack Developer
7 5 (5.68%) Java Developer
7 5 (5.68%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.68%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Agile Developer
8 4 (4.55%) C# Developer
8 4 (4.55%) CyberArk Consultant
8 4 (4.55%) Digital Architect
8 4 (4.55%) Digital Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Polyglot Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Technical Architect
9 3 (3.41%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (78.41%) OAuth
2 65 (73.86%) OAuth2
3 49 (55.68%) JSON
4 44 (50.00%) Swagger
5 43 (48.86%) RAML
6 30 (34.09%) Node.js
7 25 (28.41%) Serverless Framework
8 21 (23.86%) RESTful
9 16 (18.18%) REST
9 16 (18.18%) SAML
10 13 (14.77%) .NET
11 11 (12.50%) Web Services
12 10 (11.36%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (9.09%) .NET Framework
13 8 (9.09%) ASP.NET
14 7 (7.95%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (7.95%) SOAP
15 6 (6.82%) Kafka
15 6 (6.82%) XML
16 5 (5.68%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 11 (12.50%) PKI
2 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.27%) Cybercrime
3 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.14%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.14%) Grid Computing
4 1 (1.14%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.14%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (1.14%) Smartcard
4 1 (1.14%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.14%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.41%) Android
1 3 (3.41%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.27%) Unix
2 2 (2.27%) Windows
3 1 (1.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (53.41%) Scrum
3 37 (42.05%) TDD
4 30 (34.09%) API Development
5 29 (32.95%) Continuous Delivery
6 13 (14.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
7 11 (12.50%) Identity Management
8 10 (11.36%) Data Modelling
9 9 (10.23%) API Design
9 9 (10.23%) Kanban
9 9 (10.23%) Test Automation
10 8 (9.09%) MVC
11 7 (7.95%) DevOps
11 7 (7.95%) High Availability
11 7 (7.95%) OWASP
12 6 (6.82%) Domain-Driven Design
12 6 (6.82%) Open Source
12 6 (6.82%) Unit Testing
12 6 (6.82%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 26 (29.55%) JavaScript
2 23 (26.14%) Ruby
3 14 (15.91%) Java
4 13 (14.77%) Python
5 12 (13.64%) C#
6 11 (12.50%) SQL
7 6 (6.82%) TypeScript
8 5 (5.68%) ES6
8 5 (5.68%) T-SQL
8 5 (5.68%) VB
9 4 (4.55%) F#
10 2 (2.27%) PHP
10 2 (2.27%) Scala
11 1 (1.14%) C
11 1 (1.14%) C++
11 1 (1.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.68%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.14%) CEH
3 1 (1.14%) CHFI
3 1 (1.14%) CISSP
3 1 (1.14%) CSSLP
3 1 (1.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (5.68%) QA
2 4 (4.55%) GPG13
2 4 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 4 (4.55%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.41%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (9.09%) Docker
2 2 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.55%) Grafana
1 4 (4.55%) Kibana
1 4 (4.55%) logstash
1 4 (4.55%) rkt
1 4 (4.55%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (2.27%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (1.14%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 14 (15.91%) IBM
1 14 (15.91%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.23%) Oracle
3 8 (9.09%) Splunk
3 8 (9.09%) VMware
4 4 (4.55%) AlgoSec
4 4 (4.55%) AppDynamics
4 4 (4.55%) ArcSight
4 4 (4.55%) CA
4 4 (4.55%) Cisco
4 4 (4.55%) Citrix
4 4 (4.55%) CyberArk
4 4 (4.55%) EMC
4 4 (4.55%) F5
4 4 (4.55%) Google
4 4 (4.55%) Qualys
4 4 (4.55%) Rapid7
4 4 (4.55%) ServiceNow
4 4 (4.55%) Sourcefire
4 4 (4.55%) Tufin
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