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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
Rank 149 186 201
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +15
Contract jobs citing SAML 3 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.096% 0.079% 0.086%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% 0.26% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 3
Average daily rate £455 £619 £675
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.46% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £569 £595
10% offered a daily rate of more than £571 £643 £735
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £535 £375
% change year-on-year
-15.88% +42.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
998 1544 1707
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 31.81% 30.67% 29.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 852 1244 1272
Average daily rate £463 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 11
Average hourly rate £55.00 £27.37 £37.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.94% -26.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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
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 5 February 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 5 February 2016, 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 6 (46.15%) Windows
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
1 6 (46.15%) Kerberos
2 5 (38.46%) Terminal Services
2 5 (38.46%) Atlassian
2 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Puppet
2 5 (38.46%) DevOps
3 4 (30.77%) Analytics
3 4 (30.77%) CA
3 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 4 (30.77%) DNS
3 4 (30.77%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) Finance
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Front End Development
4 3 (23.08%) Customer Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Gradle
5 2 (15.38%) Infinispan
5 2 (15.38%) REST
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) Jetty
5 2 (15.38%) RESTful
5 2 (15.38%) JAX-RS
5 2 (15.38%) Legal
5 2 (15.38%) LDAP
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (15.38%) Jetty
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Kerberos
2 4 (30.77%) DNS
3 2 (15.38%) LDAP
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) SSH
4 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Infinispan
2 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Gradle
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) Architect
1 2 (15.38%) AWS Infrastructure Lead
1 2 (15.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (7.69%) Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
2 1 (7.69%) Developer
2 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Digital Architect
2 1 (7.69%) Digital Solutions Architect
2 1 (7.69%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Lead DevOps Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Lead Java Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
2 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
2 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) JAX-RS
1 2 (15.38%) REST
1 2 (15.38%) RESTful
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) Java EE
2 1 (7.69%) JSON
2 1 (7.69%) OAuth
2 1 (7.69%) OAuth2
2 1 (7.69%) OpenID
2 1 (7.69%) SOAP
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) Cryptography
1 1 (7.69%) Private Cloud
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) DevOps
2 4 (30.77%) Analytics
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Customer Analytics
3 3 (23.08%) Front End Development
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity Management
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Data Mapping
5 1 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security
5 1 (7.69%) OWASP
5 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) User Stories
5 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (7.69%) CCNA
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) CISSP
1 1 (7.69%) MCSA
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Terminal Services
2 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.69%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (7.69%) HP Fortify
2 1 (7.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Atlassian
2 4 (30.77%) CA
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) IBM
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) Symantec
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