Period
to 24 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for OpenIDM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OpenIDM over the 6 months to 24 June 2019 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.

ForgeRock OpenIDM
UK
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 832 886 811
Rank change year-on-year +54 -75 +86
Contract jobs citing OpenIDM 15 4 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.004% 0.026%
As % of the System Software category 0.11% 0.029% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 22
UK median daily rate £650 £510 £594
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.45% -14.11% +78.57%
10th Percentile £405 £427 £429
90th Percentile £750 £606 £761
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

OpenIDM is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 14,041 13,774 10,276
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.45% 13.74% 11.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,285 8,883 6,573
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £181 £185 £163
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 610 822 656
UK median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £11.16 £11.00 £10.13
90th Percentile £47.50 £45.87 £46.07
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.76 £15.53 £15.00
% change year-on-year +1.46% +3.55% -6.25%

OpenIDM
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for OpenIDM in the UK

OpenIDM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OpenIDM in the UK

OpenIDM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OpenIDM over the 6 months to 24 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OpenIDM in the UK

OpenIDM
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OpenIDM within the UK over the 6 months to 24 June 2019. 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 +57 15 £650 +27.45%
London +53 14 £650 +27.45%
Yorkshire - 1 £400 -
UK excluding London - 1 £400 -
North of England - 1 £400 -

For the 6 months to 24 June 2019, IT contractor jobs citing OpenIDM 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 OpenIDM.

1 15 (100.00%) OpenDJ
2 13 (86.67%) OpenAM
3 11 (73.33%) Java
4 10 (66.67%) ForgeRock
5 7 (46.67%) Identity Access Management
5 7 (46.67%) Banking
6 6 (40.00%) OAuth
6 6 (40.00%) Ansible
7 5 (33.33%) OAuth2
7 5 (33.33%) RESTful
7 5 (33.33%) J2EE
8 4 (26.67%) PKI
8 4 (26.67%) JIRA
8 4 (26.67%) Identity Management
9 3 (20.00%) PSD2
10 2 (13.33%) SailPoint
10 2 (13.33%) DevOps
10 2 (13.33%) Kubernetes
10 2 (13.33%) Finance
10 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
10 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
10 2 (13.33%) C
10 2 (13.33%) C#
10 2 (13.33%) HTML
10 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
11 1 (6.67%) Kerberos

OpenIDM
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 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (46.67%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) ForgeRock Architect
3 2 (13.33%) ForgeRock Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) IAM Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (13.33%) OpenAM Developer
3 2 (13.33%) OpenAM Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) SailPoint Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) DevSecOps Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) ForgeRock Developer
4 1 (6.67%) IAM Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) IAM Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Java Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) OAuth
2 5 (33.33%) J2EE
2 5 (33.33%) OAuth2
2 5 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (13.33%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) SailPoint
4 1 (6.67%) OpenID
4 1 (6.67%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) PKI
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Identity Access Management
2 4 (26.67%) Identity Management
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps
3 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.67%) DevSecOps
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) C
2 2 (13.33%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) PSD2
System Software
1 15 (100.00%) OpenDJ
2 13 (86.67%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Ansible
2 2 (13.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) ForgeRock