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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAML over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
Rank 201 220 210
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -10
Contract jobs citing SAML 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.034% 0.014% 0.031%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.047% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Average daily rate
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£631 £500 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.25% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £269
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +58.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
1722 2121 1896
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.63% 29.81% 29.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1361 1628 1470
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £301 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 15
Average hourly rate £30.00 £36.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £19.00 £13.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £58.55 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

SAML
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAML across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) WebCenter
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (25.00%) OAuth
3 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (25.00%) CA SiteMinder

SAML
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) WebCenter
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) OAuth
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (25.00%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
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