The table below looks at the statistics for SAML skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAML over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
Rank 169 176 212
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +36
Contract jobs citing SAML 4 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.19% 0.034%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% 0.62% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 2
Median daily rate £323 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.57% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £475 £375
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £33.64 -
SAML
London

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1193 1444 1765
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 34.87% 31.11% 29.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1007 1201 1349
Median daily rate £450 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 9
Median hourly rate £54.25 £35.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.98% -22.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%

SAML
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

SAML
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

SAML Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SAML
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAML across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

SAML Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

SAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 City of London region with a requirement for SAML.

1 6 (66.67%) Python
2 5 (55.56%) LDAP
2 5 (55.56%) HTTP
2 5 (55.56%) Kerberos
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) CISM
3 4 (44.44%) CISSP
3 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
3 4 (44.44%) DNS
3 4 (44.44%) SSL
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) Information Security
3 4 (44.44%) Network Architecture
3 4 (44.44%) Cyber-Ark
3 4 (44.44%) Security Operations
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
4 3 (33.33%) Isomorphic JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) Redis
4 3 (33.33%) Django
4 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 3 (33.33%) Perl
4 3 (33.33%) VB
4 3 (33.33%) Management Information System

SAML
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (11.11%) Apache Qpid
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) HTTP
1 5 (55.56%) Kerberos
1 5 (55.56%) LDAP
2 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) SSL
3 1 (11.11%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) Redis
General
1 3 (33.33%) Advertising
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Django Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Python Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Python/Django Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Azure DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Junior
2 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Junior Python Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Lead DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) Management Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Security Management Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Django
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) JSON
2 1 (11.11%) JSON-LD
2 1 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (11.11%) RESTful
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
2 1 (11.11%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Information Security
1 4 (44.44%) Network Architecture
1 4 (44.44%) Security Operations
2 3 (33.33%) Isomorphic JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) BDD
3 1 (11.11%) Coaching
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) PLM
3 1 (11.11%) Secure Coding
3 1 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (11.11%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Python
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) Perl
4 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 3 (33.33%) VB
5 1 (11.11%) C
5 1 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) C++
5 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
5 1 (11.11%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CISM
1 4 (44.44%) CISSP
2 3 (33.33%) CISA
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Shibboleth
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) Cyber-Ark
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle