The table below looks at the statistics for SAML skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAML over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
Rank 496 560 546
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -14
Contract jobs citing SAML 137 75 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.90% 0.50% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 43 44
Median daily rate £450 £461 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.38% +22.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £378 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £633 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £338
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median 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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15219 15108 14035
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.08% 28.51% 28.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 10644 10370 9071
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £290 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 261 198
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.92 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £50.00 £49.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +15.44%

SAML
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 England

SAML
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SAML Daily Rate Trend in England

SAML
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAML across the England region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

SAML Daily Rate Histogram in England

SAML
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAML across the England region.

SAML Hourly Rate Trend in England

SAML
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAML within the England region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +35 56 £520 +12.79% 9
South East +38 39 £465 +3.33% 2
North West +22 12 £550 +38.80% 6
West Midlands - 11 £380 -
Yorkshire +4 6 £425 -10.52%
East of England +5 5 £513 +86.36% 1
South West +14 4 £375 -17.58% 3
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SAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 England region with a requirement for SAML.

1 93 (39.57%) Java
2 89 (37.87%) LDAP
3 88 (37.45%) Active Directory
3 88 (37.45%) Agile Software Development
4 86 (36.60%) Microsoft
5 76 (32.34%) Linux
6 75 (31.91%) OAuth
7 62 (26.38%) JavaScript
8 59 (25.11%) Windows
9 57 (24.26%) SQL
9 57 (24.26%) REST
10 52 (22.13%) SQL Server
10 52 (22.13%) Identity Access Management
11 50 (21.28%) Web Services
12 47 (20.00%) Security Cleared
13 46 (19.57%) HTTP
14 45 (19.15%) .NET
15 43 (18.30%) Oracle
15 43 (18.30%) Kerberos
16 41 (17.45%) Apache
16 41 (17.45%) Scrum
17 40 (17.02%) MS Excel
18 38 (16.17%) OpenID
19 35 (14.89%) XML
19 35 (14.89%) ForgeRock
20 33 (14.04%) SC Cleared
20 33 (14.04%) JSON
21 31 (13.19%) RESTful
21 31 (13.19%) VB
22 30 (12.77%) C#

SAML
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 41 (17.45%) Apache
2 29 (12.34%) SharePoint
3 28 (11.91%) IIS
4 16 (6.81%) Drupal
4 16 (6.81%) Tomcat
5 12 (5.11%) CMS
6 9 (3.83%) JBoss
7 8 (3.40%) Apache Solr
8 7 (2.98%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (2.98%) WebLogic
9 5 (2.13%) WebSphere
10 4 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (1.70%) MS Exchange
10 4 (1.70%) Mule
10 4 (1.70%) Mule ESB
10 4 (1.70%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (1.28%) WildFly
12 1 (0.43%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 40 (17.02%) MS Excel
2 18 (7.66%) MS Visio
3 15 (6.38%) MS Office
4 5 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.85%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 8 (3.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.28%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.85%) OpenText MBPM
3 2 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.43%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 23 (9.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (5.11%) Office 365
4 10 (4.26%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (2.55%) Amazon S3
5 6 (2.55%) GitHub
6 5 (2.13%) Boomi
6 5 (2.13%) SaaS
7 4 (1.70%) IaaS
7 4 (1.70%) PaaS
8 2 (0.85%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.43%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 89 (37.87%) LDAP
2 46 (19.57%) HTTP
3 43 (18.30%) Kerberos
4 23 (9.79%) DNS
4 23 (9.79%) SSL
5 18 (7.66%) HTTPS
6 11 (4.68%) Internet
7 10 (4.26%) TCP/IP
8 9 (3.83%) Reverse Proxy
9 8 (3.40%) CTI
10 7 (2.98%) Firewall
11 6 (2.55%) SMTP
11 6 (2.55%) SSH
12 4 (1.70%) BIG-IP
12 4 (1.70%) SAN
12 4 (1.70%) SMS
12 4 (1.70%) X.509
13 3 (1.28%) Wireshark
14 2 (0.85%) Intrusion Detection
14 2 (0.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (22.13%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.09%) MongoDB
3 17 (7.23%) MySQL
3 17 (7.23%) Oracle Database
4 16 (6.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (6.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (5.96%) Apache Cassandra
6 13 (5.53%) Relational Database
7 10 (4.26%) CouchDB
7 10 (4.26%) NoSQL
8 9 (3.83%) SAP Data Services
9 8 (3.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (2.98%) InterSystems Cache
11 4 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (1.70%) OLTP
12 3 (1.28%) DB2
12 3 (1.28%) Neo4j
12 3 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
12 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 25 (10.64%) JIRA
2 16 (6.81%) Selenium
3 14 (5.96%) Jenkins
3 14 (5.96%) JUnit
3 14 (5.96%) Subversion
4 13 (5.53%) SpecFlow
4 13 (5.53%) Visual Studio
5 12 (5.11%) Git (software)
6 11 (4.68%) JMeter
6 11 (4.68%) SoapUI
6 11 (4.68%) SonarQube
6 11 (4.68%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (4.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 7 (2.98%) Maven
8 7 (2.98%) NUnit
9 6 (2.55%) Jasmine
9 6 (2.55%) MSI
9 6 (2.55%) WiX
10 5 (2.13%) Babel
10 5 (2.13%) webpack
General
1 25 (10.64%) Finance
2 15 (6.38%) Banking
3 9 (3.83%) Military
4 5 (2.13%) Marketing
5 4 (1.70%) French Language
5 4 (1.70%) Games
5 4 (1.70%) Legal
6 3 (1.28%) German Language
6 3 (1.28%) Italian Language
6 3 (1.28%) Portuguese Language
6 3 (1.28%) Publishing
6 3 (1.28%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.85%) Retail
8 1 (0.43%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 94 (40.00%) Developer
2 52 (22.13%) Architect
3 23 (9.79%) .NET Developer
4 21 (8.94%) Consultant
5 14 (5.96%) Solutions Architect
6 12 (5.11%) Applications Developer
7 11 (4.68%) Senior Developer
7 11 (4.68%) Support Engineer
8 10 (4.26%) Designer
8 10 (4.26%) Java Developer
8 10 (4.26%) Security Architect
8 10 (4.26%) Tester
9 9 (3.83%) Drupal Developer
9 9 (3.83%) Security Designer
9 9 (3.83%) Security Engineer
10 8 (3.40%) Automation Tester
10 8 (3.40%) C# Developer
11 7 (2.98%) PHP Developer
12 6 (2.55%) Access Developer
12 6 (2.55%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (31.91%) OAuth
2 57 (24.26%) REST
3 50 (21.28%) Web Services
4 45 (19.15%) .NET
5 38 (16.17%) OpenID
6 35 (14.89%) XML
7 33 (14.04%) JSON
8 31 (13.19%) RESTful
9 26 (11.06%) HTML
10 25 (10.64%) J2EE
11 24 (10.21%) ASP.NET Web API
12 23 (9.79%) .NET Framework
13 22 (9.36%) ASP.NET
13 22 (9.36%) jQuery
14 21 (8.94%) OAuth2
15 20 (8.51%) HTML5
15 20 (8.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 19 (8.09%) Spring
17 18 (7.66%) CSS
18 17 (7.23%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.79%) PKI
2 21 (8.94%) Management Information System
3 16 (6.81%) User Experience
4 12 (5.11%) Data Centre
5 8 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.98%) CESG
6 7 (2.98%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.55%) Cryptography
7 6 (2.55%) N-Tier
8 5 (2.13%) Mainframe
8 5 (2.13%) Mobile App
8 5 (2.13%) Security Operations Centre
8 5 (2.13%) Semantic Web
9 4 (1.70%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.70%) Mobile Payment
9 4 (1.70%) Virtual Team
10 3 (1.28%) DataPower
10 3 (1.28%) Online Banking
11 2 (0.85%) Data Conversion
11 2 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 76 (32.34%) Linux
2 59 (25.11%) Windows
3 29 (12.34%) Windows Server
4 22 (9.36%) Unix
5 17 (7.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (4.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (3.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (2.55%) Solaris
8 6 (2.55%) Windows 10
9 4 (1.70%) Windows Phone
10 3 (1.28%) CentOS
11 2 (0.85%) Android
11 2 (0.85%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.85%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.43%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (37.45%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (22.13%) Identity Access Management
3 41 (17.45%) Scrum
4 29 (12.34%) Information Security
5 25 (10.64%) Workflow
6 24 (10.21%) Microservices
6 24 (10.21%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 22 (9.36%) CRM
7 22 (9.36%) ITIL
8 21 (8.94%) Performance Tuning
9 19 (8.09%) Mentoring
9 19 (8.09%) MVC
9 19 (8.09%) Open Source
10 18 (7.66%) Identity Management
11 17 (7.23%) OWASP
11 17 (7.23%) Service Design
11 17 (7.23%) Technical Architecture
12 16 (6.81%) Automated Testing
12 16 (6.81%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (6.81%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 93 (39.57%) Java
2 62 (26.38%) JavaScript
3 57 (24.26%) SQL
4 31 (13.19%) VB
5 30 (12.77%) C#
6 25 (10.64%) PowerShell
7 22 (9.36%) PHP
7 22 (9.36%) Python
8 15 (6.38%) Perl
9 14 (5.96%) Lua
10 13 (5.53%) T-SQL
10 13 (5.53%) TypeScript
11 10 (4.26%) C
12 6 (2.55%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.28%) Ruby
13 3 (1.28%) XAML
14 2 (0.85%) C++
14 2 (0.85%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.43%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.43%) XPath
Qualifications
1 47 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 33 (14.04%) SC Cleared
3 17 (7.23%) Degree
4 15 (6.38%) CISSP
5 10 (4.26%) CISA
5 10 (4.26%) CISM
6 8 (3.40%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (2.55%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.28%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.85%) CISMP
9 2 (0.85%) CRISC
10 1 (0.43%) CCIE
10 1 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.43%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.13%) COBIT
1 5 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
1 5 (2.13%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.28%) SLA
3 2 (0.85%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.43%) QA
4 1 (0.43%) SEPA
System Software
1 88 (37.45%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.83%) Varnish
4 6 (2.55%) Shibboleth
5 4 (1.70%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (1.70%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (1.70%) XenApp
6 2 (0.85%) Firmware
6 2 (0.85%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.85%) NDS
6 2 (0.85%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 2 (0.85%) vCloud
6 2 (0.85%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.43%) Docker
7 1 (0.43%) Samba
7 1 (0.43%) Snort
7 1 (0.43%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 29 (12.34%) OpenAM
2 25 (10.64%) OpenIDM
3 21 (8.94%) Tivoli
4 10 (4.26%) SCCM
5 5 (2.13%) Oracle Identity Management
6 4 (1.70%) CA Single Sign-On
6 4 (1.70%) HP Fortify
6 4 (1.70%) OpenView
6 4 (1.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (1.28%) CloudHub
7 3 (1.28%) OpenSSO
7 3 (1.28%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 3 (1.28%) Sun Identity Manager
8 2 (0.85%) Ansible
8 2 (0.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (0.85%) SCOM
8 2 (0.85%) yum
9 1 (0.43%) OSSEC
9 1 (0.43%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 86 (36.60%) Microsoft
2 43 (18.30%) Oracle
3 35 (14.89%) ForgeRock
4 15 (6.38%) Cisco
5 14 (5.96%) VMware
6 13 (5.53%) IBM
7 12 (5.11%) CheckPoint
8 11 (4.68%) SAP
9 10 (4.26%) Cyber-Ark
9 10 (4.26%) MuleSoft
10 9 (3.83%) HP
11 8 (3.40%) Red Hat
12 7 (2.98%) DevExpress
12 7 (2.98%) Sun
13 6 (2.55%) BMC
13 6 (2.55%) Dell
14 4 (1.70%) CA
14 4 (1.70%) Citrix
14 4 (1.70%) F5
14 4 (1.70%) hybris
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