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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
London / City of London
Rank 142 148 187
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +39
Contract jobs citing SAML 11 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.37% 0.095% 0.040%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.04% 0.30% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 1
Median daily rate £525 £455 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -27.20%
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £450 £445
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
1053 1000 1548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.62% 31.70% 30.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 886 843 1246
Median daily rate £475 £453 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.97% +6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Median hourly rate - £55.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +100.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017, 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 9 (52.94%) LDAP
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) Identity Access Management
3 6 (35.29%) Identity Management
3 6 (35.29%) Finance
4 5 (29.41%) Java
4 5 (29.41%) Linux
5 4 (23.53%) Unix
5 4 (23.53%) Python
5 4 (23.53%) IBM
5 4 (23.53%) Citrix
5 4 (23.53%) HTTP
5 4 (23.53%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 4 (23.53%) VMware
5 4 (23.53%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 4 (23.53%) Open Source
5 4 (23.53%) Shibboleth
5 4 (23.53%) OpenID
5 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (23.53%) Office 365
6 3 (17.65%) Redis
6 3 (17.65%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 3 (17.65%) REST
6 3 (17.65%) Mac OS
6 3 (17.65%) RESTful
6 3 (17.65%) Web Development
6 3 (17.65%) Django
6 3 (17.65%) Isomorphic JavaScript

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 (5.88%) Apache
1 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Office 365
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.88%) IaaS
3 1 (5.88%) PaaS
3 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) LDAP
2 4 (23.53%) HTTP
3 3 (17.65%) Kerberos
4 2 (11.76%) DNS
4 2 (11.76%) SSL
5 1 (5.88%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Redis
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Django Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Identity Management Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Integration Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Python Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Python/Django Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Integration Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Data Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Junior
4 1 (5.88%) Junior Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) OpenID
2 3 (17.65%) Django
2 3 (17.65%) REST
2 3 (17.65%) RESTful
2 3 (17.65%) SOAP
3 2 (11.76%) .NET
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (11.76%) JSON
3 2 (11.76%) XML
3 2 (11.76%) XSD
3 2 (11.76%) XSLT
4 1 (5.88%) OAuth
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.88%) PKI
1 1 (5.88%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) Unix
3 3 (17.65%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (41.18%) Identity Access Management
2 6 (35.29%) Identity Management
3 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (23.53%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 4 (23.53%) Open Source
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Deployment
4 3 (17.65%) Isomorphic JavaScript
4 3 (17.65%) Web Development
5 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Data Architecture
5 2 (11.76%) Data Integration
5 2 (11.76%) ETL
5 2 (11.76%) Information Security
5 2 (11.76%) Network Architecture
5 2 (11.76%) Privileged Access Management
5 2 (11.76%) Security Operations
5 2 (11.76%) SOA
5 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
6 1 (5.88%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) Python
3 3 (17.65%) Ruby
4 2 (11.76%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) XPath
5 1 (5.88%) Perl
5 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) CISM
1 2 (11.76%) CISSP
2 1 (5.88%) CISA
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Shibboleth
2 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (5.88%) OpenAM
3 1 (5.88%) Puppet
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) Citrix
2 4 (23.53%) IBM
2 4 (23.53%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) CyberArk
4 1 (5.88%) ForgeRock
4 1 (5.88%) NetApp
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
City, London
Salt
Rate: £450 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 11 days ago