The table below looks at the statistics for SAML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAML over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
Rank 65 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing SAML 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.64% 0.20% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.29% 0.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £525 £525 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £383 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +27.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £36.00
SAML
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
218 224 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 27.91% 22.93% 23.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 164 111
Median daily rate £400 £365 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 5
Median hourly rate £20.78 £16.58 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.33% -51.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

SAML
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

SAML
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

SAML Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

SAML
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAML within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Warrington - 5 £525 -
SAML
North West

SAML
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for SAML.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) JSON
2 5 (83.33%) Lua
2 5 (83.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (83.33%) Microservices
2 5 (83.33%) Tivoli
2 5 (83.33%) Extreme Programming
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) VB
2 5 (83.33%) Apache
2 5 (83.33%) LDAP
2 5 (83.33%) HTTP
2 5 (83.33%) HTTPS
3 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Open Source
5 1 (16.67%) RIA
5 1 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (16.67%) Axway
5 1 (16.67%) SEO
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) JBoss

SAML
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 5 (83.33%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) HTTP
1 5 (83.33%) HTTPS
1 5 (83.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Digital Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Extreme Programming
2 5 (83.33%) Microservices
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) SEO
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) Lua
1 5 (83.33%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Axway
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat