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 31 August 2016 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
Rank 112 122 121
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Contract jobs citing SAML 6 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.26% 0.15% 0.041%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.27% 0.73% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Median daily rate £550 £200 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+175.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £444 £356
% change year-on-year
-4.22% +24.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £33.64 -
SAML
South East

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
473 549 527
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.82% 21.06% 21.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 365 257
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £510 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 13 4
Median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +89.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

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 31 August 2016.

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 31 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 3 £550 -
Maidenhead -3 1 £470 -
Newbury - 1 - -
SAML
South East

SAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (58.33%) LDAP
2 7 (58.33%) Kerberos
3 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (41.67%) Office 365
4 5 (41.67%) PKI
4 5 (41.67%) Degree
4 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
4 5 (41.67%) OAuth2
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
4 5 (41.67%) DNS
4 5 (41.67%) B2B
4 5 (41.67%) B2C
4 5 (41.67%) MS Office
4 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle
5 4 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (25.00%) NetScaler
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 3 (25.00%) CRISC
6 3 (25.00%) vCloud
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (25.00%) Palo Alto
6 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco
6 3 (25.00%) MS Excel

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 1 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (8.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Office
2 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (8.33%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (41.67%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) Office 365
3 1 (8.33%) PaaS
3 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Kerberos
1 7 (58.33%) LDAP
2 5 (41.67%) DNS
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (25.00%) NetScaler
4 2 (16.67%) Firewall
4 2 (16.67%) Network Security
4 2 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (8.33%) SSL
5 1 (8.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 3 (25.00%) French Language
1 3 (25.00%) German Language
1 3 (25.00%) Italian Language
1 3 (25.00%) Portuguese Language
1 3 (25.00%) Spanish Language
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Azure Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Escalation Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Security Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Cloud Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Field Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) IP Architect
5 1 (8.33%) IP Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Support Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) OAuth2
2 2 (16.67%) Middleware
2 2 (16.67%) OAuth
3 1 (8.33%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) Ajax
3 1 (8.33%) AppFabric
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) Java EE
3 1 (8.33%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) JSON
3 1 (8.33%) Play Framework
3 1 (8.33%) RESTful
3 1 (8.33%) SOAP
3 1 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
1 5 (41.67%) PKI
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) B2B
1 5 (41.67%) B2C
2 2 (16.67%) Analytics
2 2 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (16.67%) Patch Management
2 2 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Secure Coding
2 2 (16.67%) Security Architecture
2 2 (16.67%) Threat Modelling
2 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (8.33%) BPEL
3 1 (8.33%) Coaching
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) CISMP
2 3 (25.00%) CRISC
3 2 (16.67%) CISA
3 2 (16.67%) CISM
3 2 (16.67%) CISSP
3 2 (16.67%) GCFA
3 2 (16.67%) GCIH
3 2 (16.67%) SANS
4 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (16.67%) HIPAA
2 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (25.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) Sitecore