Period
to 20 February 2020

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 20 February 2020 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
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 726 882 883
Rank change year-on-year +156 +1 -53
Contract jobs citing OpenIDM 10 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.013% 0.007%
As % of the System Software category 0.094% 0.086% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 4
UK median daily rate £625 £675 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.41% +35.00% -21.57%
10th Percentile £533 £614 £437
90th Percentile £765 £750 £596
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 - -
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 10,684 15,158 12,912
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.55% 15.28% 12.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,991 9,964 8,415
UK median daily rate £450 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.26% +4.44% +10.43%
10th Percentile £163 £176 £162
90th Percentile £638 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.68% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 621 777 712
UK median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.81% - -
10th Percentile £11.40 £10.58 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.04 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.48 £15.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +3.22% -

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 20 February 2020.

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 20 February 2020. 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 +148 9 £613 -9.26%
London +107 4 £613 -9.26%
Midlands - 3 £600 -
West Midlands - 3 £600 -
UK excluding London - 3 £600 -

For the 6 months to 20 February 2020, 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 10 (100.00%) ForgeRock
2 8 (80.00%) OpenAM
2 8 (80.00%) OpenDJ
3 4 (40.00%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (30.00%) Terraform
4 3 (30.00%) OpenID
4 3 (30.00%) REST
4 3 (30.00%) Google
4 3 (30.00%) Azure
4 3 (30.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) SSL
5 2 (20.00%) SOAP
5 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (20.00%) Biometrics
5 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (20.00%) Node.js
5 2 (20.00%) Docker
5 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (20.00%) GCP
6 1 (10.00%) Public Cloud
6 1 (10.00%) DevOps
6 1 (10.00%) Change Control
6 1 (10.00%) Charles Proxy
6 1 (10.00%) HTML
6 1 (10.00%) Automotive
6 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) OAuth
6 1 (10.00%) AWS

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 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Azure
2 2 (20.00%) GCP
3 1 (10.00%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SSL
2 1 (10.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) Kerberos
2 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Charles Proxy
1 1 (10.00%) Fiddler
General
1 1 (10.00%) Automotive
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) ForgeRock Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Security Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) IAM Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Identity and Access Management Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Identity Management Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Backend Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) ForgeRock Architect
4 1 (10.00%) ForgeRock Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) ForgeRock Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IAM Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) OpenID
1 3 (30.00%) REST
2 2 (20.00%) Node.js
2 2 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) LDAP
3 1 (10.00%) OAuth
3 1 (10.00%) SAML
3 1 (10.00%) Servlets
3 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) PKI
1 1 (10.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (20.00%) Biometrics
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) OpenAM
1 8 (80.00%) OpenDJ
2 2 (20.00%) Docker
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) ForgeRock
2 3 (30.00%) Google