The first table below looks at the demand for Shibboleth 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 Shibboleth over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the City of London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet2 Shibboleth
Rank 209 - 221
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Shibboleth 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.015% - 0.037%
As % of the System Software category 0.20% - 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
System Software Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
503 521 582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.79% 8.36% 7.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 322 357
Average daily rate £385 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 45 59
Average hourly rate £18.85 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.78% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.85 £135.00 £34.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
Shibboleth
London

Shibboleth
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Shibboleth across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Shibboleth Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Shibboleth
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 Shibboleth across the City of London region.

Shibboleth Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Shibboleth
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Shibboleth 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 Shibboleth.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Software AG
1 1 (100.00%) SAML
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) webMethods
1 1 (100.00%) X.509
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Shibboleth 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 Shibboleth. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (100.00%) X.509
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SAML
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Software AG
1 1 (100.00%) webMethods