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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
Rank 518 547 551
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +4
Contract jobs citing SAML 104 73 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.70% 0.50% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 42 35
Median daily rate £444 £458 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.11% +24.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £339 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £383 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +27.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £50.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +38.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £36.00
SAML
UK

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
14812 14498 13767
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 29.74% 28.02% 27.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10461 9943 9008
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 £300 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 215 201
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.78 £18.30 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.35 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +11 45 £525 +13.88% 5
South East +23 31 £425 +1.19% 7
North West +3 10 £550 +4.76% 1
Yorkshire - 6 £425 -
West Midlands - 6 £348 - 1
South West -3 3 £375 -17.58%
East of England +5 1 - - 1
SAML
UK

SAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 89 (42.58%) LDAP
2 81 (38.76%) Java
3 79 (37.80%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (31.58%) Linux
4 66 (31.58%) Microsoft
4 66 (31.58%) OAuth
5 65 (31.10%) Active Directory
6 55 (26.32%) JavaScript
7 54 (25.84%) Windows
8 48 (22.97%) REST
9 46 (22.01%) Identity Access Management
10 45 (21.53%) SQL Server
11 44 (21.05%) HTTP
12 43 (20.57%) SQL
12 43 (20.57%) Apache
13 41 (19.62%) Kerberos
13 41 (19.62%) Security Cleared
14 40 (19.14%) Web Services
15 39 (18.66%) Oracle
16 36 (17.22%) .NET
16 36 (17.22%) Scrum
17 34 (16.27%) OpenID
18 30 (14.35%) Windows Server
19 29 (13.88%) JSON
19 29 (13.88%) VB
19 29 (13.88%) Information Security
20 28 (13.40%) HTML
20 28 (13.40%) XML
20 28 (13.40%) SC Cleared
21 27 (12.92%) DNS

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 43 (20.57%) Apache
2 22 (10.53%) IIS
3 21 (10.05%) SharePoint
4 16 (7.66%) Tomcat
5 12 (5.74%) CMS
6 10 (4.78%) Drupal
7 9 (4.31%) JBoss
8 8 (3.83%) Apache Solr
9 6 (2.87%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (1.91%) Mule
10 4 (1.91%) Mule ESB
10 4 (1.91%) SharePoint Server
10 4 (1.91%) WebSphere
11 3 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (1.44%) MS Exchange
11 3 (1.44%) WebLogic
11 3 (1.44%) WildFly
12 2 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.96%) Jetty
Applications
1 26 (12.44%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.74%) MS Visio
3 10 (4.78%) MS Office
4 3 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.96%) GNU Octave
6 1 (0.48%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (3.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.44%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.48%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.48%) OpenText MBPM
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (4.78%) Office 365
4 7 (3.35%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (2.87%) SaaS
6 5 (2.39%) Boomi
6 5 (2.39%) GitHub
7 4 (1.91%) IaaS
7 4 (1.91%) PaaS
8 2 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.96%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.48%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 89 (42.58%) LDAP
2 44 (21.05%) HTTP
3 41 (19.62%) Kerberos
4 27 (12.92%) DNS
5 24 (11.48%) SSL
6 19 (9.09%) HTTPS
7 16 (7.66%) TCP/IP
8 13 (6.22%) SSH
9 11 (5.26%) Reverse Proxy
10 8 (3.83%) CTI
10 8 (3.83%) Internet
11 7 (3.35%) SAN
12 6 (2.87%) Firewall
12 6 (2.87%) SMTP
12 6 (2.87%) VPN
13 4 (1.91%) BIG-IP
13 4 (1.91%) Intrusion Detection
13 4 (1.91%) SMS
13 4 (1.91%) X.509
14 3 (1.44%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (21.53%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.66%) MongoDB
3 15 (7.18%) Oracle Database
4 14 (6.70%) Apache Cassandra
5 12 (5.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (4.78%) CouchDB
8 9 (4.31%) Relational Database
8 9 (4.31%) SAP Data Services
9 8 (3.83%) MySQL
10 6 (2.87%) InterSystems Cache
10 6 (2.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (1.91%) Neo4j
11 4 (1.91%) NoSQL
12 3 (1.44%) DB2
12 3 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.96%) Big Data
13 2 (0.96%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (6.22%) Git (software)
1 13 (6.22%) Jenkins
1 13 (6.22%) JIRA
1 13 (6.22%) JUnit
1 13 (6.22%) Selenium
2 12 (5.74%) Subversion
3 10 (4.78%) JMeter
3 10 (4.78%) SoapUI
3 10 (4.78%) SonarQube
3 10 (4.78%) SpecFlow
3 10 (4.78%) Visual Studio
4 9 (4.31%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 9 (4.31%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (3.83%) Maven
6 5 (2.39%) Babel
6 5 (2.39%) Jasmine
6 5 (2.39%) NUnit
6 5 (2.39%) webpack
7 4 (1.91%) MSI
7 4 (1.91%) WiX
General
1 20 (9.57%) Finance
2 13 (6.22%) Banking
3 8 (3.83%) Military
4 5 (2.39%) Marketing
5 4 (1.91%) French Language
6 3 (1.44%) Games
6 3 (1.44%) German Language
6 3 (1.44%) Italian Language
6 3 (1.44%) Portuguese Language
6 3 (1.44%) Publishing
6 3 (1.44%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.48%) Billing
7 1 (0.48%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.48%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.48%) Law
7 1 (0.48%) Legal
7 1 (0.48%) Retail
Job Titles
1 83 (39.71%) Developer
2 35 (16.75%) Architect
3 21 (10.05%) Consultant
4 17 (8.13%) .NET Developer
5 14 (6.70%) Support Engineer
6 13 (6.22%) Senior Developer
7 12 (5.74%) Applications Developer
7 12 (5.74%) Security Engineer
8 10 (4.78%) Applications Support
8 10 (4.78%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (4.31%) Drupal Developer
9 9 (4.31%) Java Developer
9 9 (4.31%) Technical Support
9 9 (4.31%) Tester
10 8 (3.83%) Designer
11 7 (3.35%) Automation Tester
11 7 (3.35%) Security Designer
11 7 (3.35%) Technical Architect
12 6 (2.87%) Analyst
12 6 (2.87%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (31.58%) OAuth
2 48 (22.97%) REST
3 40 (19.14%) Web Services
4 36 (17.22%) .NET
5 34 (16.27%) OpenID
6 29 (13.88%) JSON
7 28 (13.40%) HTML
7 28 (13.40%) XML
8 26 (12.44%) RESTful
9 22 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
10 21 (10.05%) HTML5
11 20 (9.57%) CSS
12 19 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 18 (8.61%) jQuery
14 17 (8.13%) ASP.NET
14 17 (8.13%) OAuth2
15 16 (7.66%) AngularJS
16 15 (7.18%) .NET Framework
16 15 (7.18%) J2EE
16 15 (7.18%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.05%) PKI
2 16 (7.66%) Management Information System
3 14 (6.70%) Computer Science
3 14 (6.70%) Data Centre
4 12 (5.74%) User Experience
5 7 (3.35%) CESG
6 6 (2.87%) Cryptography
6 6 (2.87%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.39%) Mainframe
7 5 (2.39%) N-Tier
7 5 (2.39%) Security Operations Centre
8 4 (1.91%) Semantic Web
9 3 (1.44%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.44%) DataPower
10 2 (0.96%) Online Banking
10 2 (0.96%) Over-the-Top Content
10 2 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.96%) Video on Demand
10 2 (0.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 66 (31.58%) Linux
2 54 (25.84%) Windows
3 30 (14.35%) Windows Server
4 21 (10.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (8.61%) Unix
6 17 (8.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (2.87%) Windows 10
7 6 (2.87%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.91%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.96%) Solaris
10 1 (0.48%) Android
10 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.48%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (37.80%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (22.01%) Identity Access Management
3 36 (17.22%) Scrum
4 29 (13.88%) Information Security
5 25 (11.96%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 25 (11.96%) Workflow
6 24 (11.48%) CRM
6 24 (11.48%) Identity Management
7 23 (11.00%) Microservices
8 19 (9.09%) ITIL
9 16 (7.66%) Performance Tuning
9 16 (7.66%) Web Development
10 15 (7.18%) Mentoring
10 15 (7.18%) Security Operations
10 15 (7.18%) Two-Factor Authentication
11 13 (6.22%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (6.22%) Integration Testing
11 13 (6.22%) Technical Architecture
12 12 (5.74%) Automated Testing
12 12 (5.74%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 81 (38.76%) Java
2 55 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 43 (20.57%) SQL
4 29 (13.88%) VB
5 23 (11.00%) C#
6 22 (10.53%) PowerShell
7 17 (8.13%) Python
8 16 (7.66%) PHP
9 15 (7.18%) Perl
10 14 (6.70%) Lua
11 10 (4.78%) C
11 10 (4.78%) T-SQL
11 10 (4.78%) TypeScript
12 8 (3.83%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.44%) Ruby
14 2 (0.96%) C++
14 2 (0.96%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.48%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.48%) SPARQL
15 1 (0.48%) XPath
Qualifications
1 41 (19.62%) Security Cleared
2 28 (13.40%) SC Cleared
3 21 (10.05%) CISSP
4 15 (7.18%) Degree
5 10 (4.78%) CISA
5 10 (4.78%) CISM
6 7 (3.35%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (2.87%) CCNA
7 6 (2.87%) MCSA
7 6 (2.87%) MCSE
7 6 (2.87%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (2.39%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (1.91%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.48%) CCIE
10 1 (0.48%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.48%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.39%) COBIT
2 4 (1.91%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (1.44%) SLA
4 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.48%) QA
4 1 (0.48%) SEPA
System Software
1 65 (31.10%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.31%) Varnish
3 8 (3.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.39%) Shibboleth
5 4 (1.91%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (1.44%) XenApp
7 2 (0.96%) Firmware
7 2 (0.96%) NDS
7 2 (0.96%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 2 (0.96%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.48%) Docker
8 1 (0.48%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.48%) Samba
8 1 (0.48%) Snort
8 1 (0.48%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 20 (9.57%) OpenAM
2 17 (8.13%) OpenIDM
3 15 (7.18%) Tivoli
4 6 (2.87%) SCCM
5 5 (2.39%) Oracle Identity Management
6 4 (1.91%) CloudHub
7 3 (1.44%) CA Single Sign-On
7 3 (1.44%) HP Fortify
7 3 (1.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (0.96%) Ansible
8 2 (0.96%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (0.96%) OpenSSO
8 2 (0.96%) Sun Identity Manager
8 2 (0.96%) yum
9 1 (0.48%) Control-M
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 1 (0.48%) OSSEC
9 1 (0.48%) SCOM
Vendors
1 66 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 39 (18.66%) Oracle
3 26 (12.44%) ForgeRock
4 19 (9.09%) Cisco
5 12 (5.74%) VMware
6 11 (5.26%) Red Hat
7 10 (4.78%) CheckPoint
7 10 (4.78%) Cyber-Ark
7 10 (4.78%) SAP
8 9 (4.31%) IBM
9 8 (3.83%) MuleSoft
10 6 (2.87%) Dell
10 6 (2.87%) HP
11 5 (2.39%) DevExpress
12 4 (1.91%) F5
12 4 (1.91%) hybris
13 3 (1.44%) CA
13 3 (1.44%) Citrix
13 3 (1.44%) ServiceNow
13 3 (1.44%) Symantec
Southport, Merseyside
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £325 to £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £575 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Service Care Solutions Recruitment
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
EXCELerate
Rate: From £350 to £380 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Axiom Software Solutions
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