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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
OpenID
UK
Rank 566 633 600
Rank change year-on-year +67 -33  
Contract jobs citing OpenID 30 9 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.066% 0.017% 0.040%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.061% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 16
Median daily rate £513 £375 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.66% -7.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £648 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £325 £405
% change year-on-year +30.76% -19.75%  
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 14206 14834 13989
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 31.36% 27.99% 26.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9854 10283 9074
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 227 189
Median hourly rate £42.00 £38.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.38% +10.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.80 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.75 £47.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

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 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OpenID in the UK

OpenID
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 OpenID within the UK over the 3 months to 24 March 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 +55 30 £513 +36.66% 2
London +41 18 £550 -14.06% 1
South East +29 6 £425 +30.76%
Hampshire +11 4 £425 +30.76%
Bristol - 3 £400 -
Shropshire - 3 £500 -
South West - 3 £400 -
West Midlands - 3 £500 -
City of London - 3 £525 -
Andover - 3 £425 -
Telford - 3 £500 -
Berkshire - 1 £450 -
Reading - 1 £450 -

OpenID
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 38 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (56.45%) OAuth2
3 28 (45.16%) Scrum
4 24 (38.71%) TDD
5 22 (35.48%) OAuth
6 21 (33.87%) SQL
6 21 (33.87%) Microsoft
7 19 (30.65%) JavaScript
8 18 (29.03%) SAML
8 18 (29.03%) Microsoft Azure
9 17 (27.42%) REST
9 17 (27.42%) .NET
9 17 (27.42%) Java
9 17 (27.42%) Finance
10 16 (25.81%) Identity Management
10 16 (25.81%) C#
10 16 (25.81%) Identity Access Management
11 15 (24.19%) Microservices
11 15 (24.19%) Oracle
11 15 (24.19%) Splunk
11 15 (24.19%) Elasticsearch
11 15 (24.19%) RESTful
11 15 (24.19%) PaaS
11 15 (24.19%) Kanban
12 14 (22.58%) JSON
13 13 (20.97%) Web Services
13 13 (20.97%) VMware
13 13 (20.97%) Docker
14 12 (19.35%) Banking
14 12 (19.35%) High Availability

OpenID
Top Related 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 15 (24.19%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (11.29%) IIS
3 6 (9.68%) SharePoint
3 6 (9.68%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.23%) CMS
4 2 (3.23%) Mule ESB
5 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (1.61%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (29.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (24.19%) PaaS
3 11 (17.74%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (14.52%) IaaS
4 9 (14.52%) Office 365
5 8 (12.90%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 5 (8.06%) SaaS
7 4 (6.45%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (3.23%) Google App Engine
8 2 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (1.61%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.13%) LDAP
2 9 (14.52%) HTTP
3 4 (6.45%) Firewall
4 3 (4.84%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (4.84%) SSL
4 3 (4.84%) TACACS
5 2 (3.23%) SSH
6 1 (1.61%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (1.61%) Internet
6 1 (1.61%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.61%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.61%) Network Security
6 1 (1.61%) PBX
6 1 (1.61%) Skype
6 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.61%) VoIP
6 1 (1.61%) VPN
6 1 (1.61%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.35%) MongoDB
2 11 (17.74%) NoSQL
3 8 (12.90%) SQL Server
4 5 (8.06%) Oracle Database
4 5 (8.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (8.06%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (8.06%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 11 (17.74%) Cucumber
1 11 (17.74%) JUnit
1 11 (17.74%) Mockito
2 7 (11.29%) Git (software)
3 5 (8.06%) Moq
3 5 (8.06%) MSTest
3 5 (8.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (8.06%) Visual Studio Team System
3 5 (8.06%) webpack
4 4 (6.45%) NuGet
4 4 (6.45%) Selenium
4 4 (6.45%) SpecFlow
5 2 (3.23%) Jasmine
5 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (27.42%) Finance
2 12 (19.35%) Banking
3 4 (6.45%) Publishing
4 2 (3.23%) Advertising
4 2 (3.23%) Games
4 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.61%) Billing
5 1 (1.61%) Electronics
5 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.61%) Marketing
5 1 (1.61%) Retail
5 1 (1.61%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (46.77%) Developer
2 13 (20.97%) Architect
3 8 (12.90%) .NET Developer
4 7 (11.29%) Consultant
5 5 (8.06%) C# Developer
5 5 (8.06%) Data Migration Lead
5 5 (8.06%) Technical Leader
6 4 (6.45%) Agile Developer
6 4 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Integration Specialist
6 4 (6.45%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Agile Java Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) Identity Management Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) Integration Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Integration Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.84%) PHP Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (56.45%) OAuth2
2 22 (35.48%) OAuth
3 18 (29.03%) SAML
4 17 (27.42%) .NET
4 17 (27.42%) REST
5 15 (24.19%) RESTful
6 14 (22.58%) JSON
7 13 (20.97%) Web Services
8 11 (17.74%) Elastic Stack
9 10 (16.13%) ASP.NET
10 9 (14.52%) SOAP
11 8 (12.90%) .NET Framework
11 8 (12.90%) Akka
11 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (12.90%) Play Framework
11 8 (12.90%) XML
12 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (11.29%) Node.js
12 7 (11.29%) WCF
13 6 (9.68%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) PKI
2 6 (9.68%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.84%) Smartcard
5 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.23%) Cybercrime
6 1 (1.61%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.61%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.61%) Replication
6 1 (1.61%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.06%) Windows
2 3 (4.84%) Linux
3 1 (1.61%) Android
3 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (45.16%) Scrum
3 24 (38.71%) TDD
4 16 (25.81%) Identity Access Management
4 16 (25.81%) Identity Management
5 15 (24.19%) Kanban
5 15 (24.19%) Microservices
6 12 (19.35%) BDD
6 12 (19.35%) Domain-Driven Design
6 12 (19.35%) High Availability
7 11 (17.74%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (17.74%) Pair Programming
7 11 (17.74%) Web Development
8 10 (16.13%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (16.13%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 10 (16.13%) MVC
9 8 (12.90%) Open Source
10 7 (11.29%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (11.29%) OWASP
10 7 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (33.87%) SQL
2 19 (30.65%) JavaScript
3 17 (27.42%) Java
4 16 (25.81%) C#
5 9 (14.52%) TypeScript
6 8 (12.90%) Scala
7 5 (8.06%) ES6
7 5 (8.06%) T-SQL
7 5 (8.06%) VB
8 4 (6.45%) F#
9 3 (4.84%) PHP
9 3 (4.84%) Python
10 2 (3.23%) C++
10 2 (3.23%) Ruby
11 1 (1.61%) C
11 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.61%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) SC Cleared
1 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) CEH
2 1 (1.61%) CHFI
2 1 (1.61%) CISSP
2 1 (1.61%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) Disclosure Scotland
1 4 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.84%) GPG13
2 3 (4.84%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 13 (20.97%) Docker
2 4 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (17.74%) Grafana
1 11 (17.74%) Kibana
1 11 (17.74%) logstash
1 11 (17.74%) rkt
2 7 (11.29%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 3 (4.84%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 2 (3.23%) Kubernetes
4 2 (3.23%) OpenAM
5 1 (1.61%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (1.61%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 21 (33.87%) Microsoft
2 15 (24.19%) Oracle
2 15 (24.19%) Splunk
3 13 (20.97%) VMware
4 11 (17.74%) AppDynamics
4 11 (17.74%) IBM
5 8 (12.90%) Citrix
6 3 (4.84%) ArcSight
6 3 (4.84%) CA
6 3 (4.84%) CheckPoint
6 3 (4.84%) Cisco
6 3 (4.84%) EMC
6 3 (4.84%) F5
6 3 (4.84%) Google
6 3 (4.84%) Intel Security
6 3 (4.84%) Qualys
6 3 (4.84%) SAP
6 3 (4.84%) ServiceNow
6 3 (4.84%) Sourcefire
6 3 (4.84%) Symantec