The first table below looks at the demand for SAML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAML over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Berkshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
Rank 127 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SAML 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.070% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £475 £600
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £57.50 -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
543 552 553
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.03% 22.46% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 208 264
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 71 10
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
SAML
South East

SAML
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAML across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAML within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Reading - 2 - -
Bracknell - - - -
SAML
South East

SAML
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing SAML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAML.

1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) Shibboleth
2 4 (80.00%) Lync
2 4 (80.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) Google
3 3 (60.00%) MCTS
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Twitter
3 3 (60.00%) Google Apps
3 3 (60.00%) Blog
4 2 (40.00%) Office 365
5 1 (20.00%) Social Media
5 1 (20.00%) OAuth
5 1 (20.00%) MIIS
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) HTTP
5 1 (20.00%) Kerberos
5 1 (20.00%) LDAP
5 1 (20.00%) Replication
5 1 (20.00%) PKI
5 1 (20.00%) Wireshark

SAML
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing SAML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SAML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) Lync
1 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Google Apps
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
1 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Deployment Specialist
2 3 (60.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Escalation Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Blog
2 1 (20.00%) Social Media
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCTS
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (20.00%) MIIS
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Google
2 3 (60.00%) Twitter