The table below looks at the statistics for SAML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAML over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 97 116 107
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -9
Contract jobs citing SAML 9 4 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.47% 0.16% 0.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.23% 0.79% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 15
Median daily rate £550 £400 £545
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -26.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £525
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £400 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £525
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
404 507 526
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.89% 20.74% 20.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 299 300
Median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 7
Median hourly rate £50.00 £35.25 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.84% +3.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.60 £14.00 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £175.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

SAML
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing SAML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SAML Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SAML
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SAML across the Berkshire region.

SAML Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

SAML
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAML across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

SAML Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

SAML
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAML within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 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
Bracknell - 6 £550 -
Reading 0 2 - -
Maidenhead -2 1 £400 - 1
SAML
South East

SAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SAML.

1 13 (68.42%) Oracle
2 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
3 10 (52.63%) CheckPoint
3 10 (52.63%) Retail
3 10 (52.63%) CISMP
3 10 (52.63%) Cisco
3 10 (52.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (52.63%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (52.63%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 10 (52.63%) CRISC
3 10 (52.63%) NetScaler
3 10 (52.63%) Palo Alto
4 8 (42.11%) vCloud
5 4 (21.05%) LDAP
5 4 (21.05%) SOA
5 4 (21.05%) Java
5 4 (21.05%) Middleware
6 3 (15.79%) BPEL
6 3 (15.79%) Spring
6 3 (15.79%) SQL
6 3 (15.79%) J2EE
6 3 (15.79%) SOAP
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (15.79%) OAuth
6 3 (15.79%) JSON
6 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
6 3 (15.79%) Security Architecture
7 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure

SAML
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (15.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle BPEL
2 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.26%) CMS
3 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (5.26%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) Cisco ASA
1 10 (52.63%) NetScaler
2 4 (21.05%) LDAP
3 2 (10.53%) Firewall
3 2 (10.53%) Kerberos
3 2 (10.53%) Network Security
3 2 (10.53%) VPN
4 1 (5.26%) DNS
4 1 (5.26%) SMTP
4 1 (5.26%) SSL
4 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Data Lake
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.26%) Redis
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) Bitbucket
2 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.53%) SoapUI
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 10 (52.63%) Retail
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Architect
2 10 (52.63%) Security Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Middleware Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 2 (10.53%) SOA Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.53%) WebLogic Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Designer
5 1 (5.26%) Email Designer
5 1 (5.26%) IP Architect
5 1 (5.26%) IP Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Security Designer
5 1 (5.26%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Middleware
2 3 (15.79%) J2EE
2 3 (15.79%) JSON
2 3 (15.79%) OAuth
2 3 (15.79%) SOAP
2 3 (15.79%) Spring
3 2 (10.53%) .NET
3 2 (10.53%) Ajax
3 2 (10.53%) CSS
3 2 (10.53%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (10.53%) REST
3 2 (10.53%) Web Services
3 2 (10.53%) WSDL
3 2 (10.53%) XML
3 2 (10.53%) XSD
3 2 (10.53%) XSLT
4 1 (5.26%) CORBA
4 1 (5.26%) CSS3
4 1 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
1 2 (10.53%) PKI
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Mac OS
1 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) SOA
2 3 (15.79%) BPEL
2 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (15.79%) Security Architecture
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.53%) Analytics
3 2 (10.53%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (10.53%) Information Security
3 2 (10.53%) Patch Management
3 2 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Secure Coding
3 2 (10.53%) Threat Modelling
3 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (5.26%) Data Encryption
4 1 (5.26%) EAI
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (5.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.26%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) Ruby
4 1 (5.26%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) CISMP
1 10 (52.63%) CRISC
2 2 (10.53%) CISA
2 2 (10.53%) CISM
2 2 (10.53%) CISSP
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) GCFA
2 2 (10.53%) GCIH
2 2 (10.53%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (52.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (10.53%) HIPAA
2 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
2 2 (10.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
2 8 (42.11%) vCloud
3 2 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (5.26%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (5.26%) Kibana
2 1 (5.26%) logstash
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Oracle
2 10 (52.63%) CheckPoint
2 10 (52.63%) Cisco
2 10 (52.63%) Palo Alto
3 1 (5.26%) Capita
3 1 (5.26%) Google
3 1 (5.26%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Sitecore