The table below looks at the statistics for SAML skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAML over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
Rank 492 511 525
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +14
Contract jobs citing SAML 96 72 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.14% 0.090%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.62% 0.50% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 51 31
Average daily rate
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£468 £410 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.14% -2.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £626 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £363 £407
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -10.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.64 - -
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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
15388 14454 14542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.61% 28.25% 29.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 10621 9346 9520
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 269 195 255
Average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

SAML
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAML across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 September 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAML across the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

SAML Hourly Rate Histogram in England

SAML
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAML within the England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -7 30 £475 +12.42% 2
North West - 26 £416 - 2
East of England +17 13 £275 -
South East -12 12 £450 +2.85% 3
North East -23 8 £635 +69.33%
East Midlands - 4 - - 1
Yorkshire -27 2 £475 +31.03%
South West -33 1 £455 +32.36%
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UK

SAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 92 (49.46%) Java
2 58 (31.18%) HTML
3 57 (30.65%) Web Services
4 54 (29.03%) OAuth
5 52 (27.96%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (23.66%) CSS
7 42 (22.58%) JavaScript
8 41 (22.04%) LDAP
9 37 (19.89%) SOAP
10 36 (19.35%) JSON
11 35 (18.82%) .NET
12 33 (17.74%) Finance
13 32 (17.20%) Microsoft
13 32 (17.20%) HTML5
14 31 (16.67%) XML
15 30 (16.13%) Linux
16 29 (15.59%) SSL
17 28 (15.05%) Active Directory
17 28 (15.05%) Oracle
18 27 (14.52%) Firewall
18 27 (14.52%) Open Source
18 27 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
19 25 (13.44%) C#
19 25 (13.44%) Apache
20 24 (12.90%) RESTful
21 23 (12.37%) WebSphere
22 22 (11.83%) REST
22 22 (11.83%) Visual Studio
22 22 (11.83%) Kerberos
23 20 (10.75%) Internet

SAML
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 25 (13.44%) Apache
2 23 (12.37%) WebSphere
3 16 (8.60%) Node.js
4 14 (7.53%) WebSphere Application Server
5 13 (6.99%) IIS
5 13 (6.99%) JBoss
6 11 (5.91%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 9 (4.84%) Tomcat
7 9 (4.84%) SharePoint
8 7 (3.76%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (3.76%) WebSphere Process Server
8 7 (3.76%) WebSphere Portal
9 6 (3.23%) GlassFish
9 6 (3.23%) Jetty
10 5 (2.69%) WebLogic
10 5 (2.69%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (2.15%) Lotus Domino
12 3 (1.61%) MS Exchange
12 3 (1.61%) NetWeaver
12 3 (1.61%) GroupWise
Applications
1 12 (6.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.15%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.54%) Magento
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.76%) Google Analytics
3 4 (2.15%) Adobe Analytics
3 4 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.61%) SaaS
4 3 (1.61%) PaaS
5 2 (1.08%) Yammer
6 1 (0.54%) Taleo
6 1 (0.54%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (22.04%) LDAP
2 29 (15.59%) SSL
3 27 (14.52%) Firewall
4 22 (11.83%) Kerberos
5 20 (10.75%) Internet
6 18 (9.68%) HTTP
7 12 (6.45%) DNS
8 7 (3.76%) SAN
8 7 (3.76%) DMZ
9 6 (3.23%) LAN
9 6 (3.23%) WAN
9 6 (3.23%) IPsec
10 5 (2.69%) VPN
11 4 (2.15%) X.509
12 3 (1.61%) X.500
12 3 (1.61%) Reverse Proxy
12 3 (1.61%) DHCP
13 2 (1.08%) SMTP
13 2 (1.08%) 3GPP
13 2 (1.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.75%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.38%) MongoDB
3 9 (4.84%) MySQL
4 7 (3.76%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (3.76%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.23%) Infinispan
6 5 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.69%) Data Mining
6 5 (2.69%) CouchDB
7 3 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.61%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.61%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.08%) DB2
8 2 (1.08%) Sybase ASA
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.54%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.54%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 22 (11.83%) Visual Studio
2 18 (9.68%) Jenkins
3 17 (9.14%) Git (software)
4 10 (5.38%) Selenium
4 10 (5.38%) Mockito
4 10 (5.38%) Eclipse
4 10 (5.38%) Subversion
5 9 (4.84%) JUnit
5 9 (4.84%) Grunt
5 9 (4.84%) Karma Test Runner
5 9 (4.84%) Sublime Text
5 9 (4.84%) Bower
5 9 (4.84%) GitLab
5 9 (4.84%) Jasmine
6 8 (4.30%) Maven
7 7 (3.76%) Cucumber
8 6 (3.23%) Ant
8 6 (3.23%) Gradle
9 2 (1.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (1.08%) Hudson
General
1 33 (17.74%) Finance
2 9 (4.84%) Banking
3 7 (3.76%) Retail
4 5 (2.69%) Local Government
4 5 (2.69%) Marketing
5 4 (2.15%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.08%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.08%) Automotive
6 2 (1.08%) Publishing
7 1 (0.54%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.54%) French Language
7 1 (0.54%) Legal
7 1 (0.54%) Advertising
7 1 (0.54%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 70 (37.63%) Developer
2 45 (24.19%) Architect
3 27 (14.52%) Java Developer
4 17 (9.14%) Front-End Developer
5 14 (7.53%) Analyst
6 13 (6.99%) Technical Architect
7 12 (6.45%) Consultant
7 12 (6.45%) Security Analyst
7 12 (6.45%) Security Engineer
8 11 (5.91%) Solutions Architect
8 11 (5.91%) Application Security Analyst
9 10 (5.38%) Portal Developer
10 9 (4.84%) Designer
11 7 (3.76%) Integration Architect
12 6 (3.23%) Senior Developer
12 6 (3.23%) Technical Consultant
12 6 (3.23%) Solutions Designer
12 6 (3.23%) WebSphere Portal Developer
12 6 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
12 6 (3.23%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (31.18%) HTML
2 57 (30.65%) Web Services
3 54 (29.03%) OAuth
4 44 (23.66%) CSS
5 37 (19.89%) SOAP
6 36 (19.35%) JSON
7 35 (18.82%) .NET
8 32 (17.20%) HTML5
9 31 (16.67%) XML
10 24 (12.90%) RESTful
11 22 (11.83%) REST
12 20 (10.75%) Spring
13 19 (10.22%) OpenID
14 16 (8.60%) AngularJS
14 16 (8.60%) OAuth2
15 14 (7.53%) jQuery
15 14 (7.53%) Middleware
15 14 (7.53%) JSP
15 14 (7.53%) ASP.NET Web API
16 12 (6.45%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.75%) User Experience
2 10 (5.38%) PKI
3 9 (4.84%) BYOD
4 8 (4.30%) Fixed Income
5 6 (3.23%) IVR
5 6 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.69%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.15%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.15%) Cryptography
7 4 (2.15%) Clustering
8 3 (1.61%) GIS
8 3 (1.61%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.08%) Replication
9 2 (1.08%) SecurID
9 2 (1.08%) DataPower
9 2 (1.08%) Statistics
9 2 (1.08%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.08%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.08%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 30 (16.13%) Linux
2 17 (9.14%) Windows
3 15 (8.06%) UNIX
4 13 (6.99%) Solaris
5 8 (4.30%) Android
6 5 (2.69%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.69%) Windows Phone
7 3 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.54%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (27.96%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
2 27 (14.52%) Open Source
3 18 (9.68%) SOA
4 17 (9.14%) Identity Management
5 13 (6.99%) Scrum
5 13 (6.99%) TDD
6 11 (5.91%) Unit Testing
6 11 (5.91%) MVC
7 10 (5.38%) Information Security
7 10 (5.38%) TOGAF
7 10 (5.38%) BDD
8 9 (4.84%) Analytics
8 9 (4.84%) System Testing
8 9 (4.84%) OWASP
8 9 (4.84%) Configuration Management
9 8 (4.30%) Workflow
9 8 (4.30%) Penetration Testing
9 8 (4.30%) Microservices
10 7 (3.76%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 92 (49.46%) Java
2 42 (22.58%) JavaScript
3 25 (13.44%) C#
4 16 (8.60%) PHP
4 16 (8.60%) SQL
5 13 (6.99%) Shell Script
6 12 (6.45%) Python
7 10 (5.38%) Perl
8 9 (4.84%) VB.NET
9 8 (4.30%) C
10 6 (3.23%) PowerShell
10 6 (3.23%) C++
11 5 (2.69%) PL/SQL
11 5 (2.69%) Scala
12 3 (1.61%) ABAP
13 2 (1.08%) R
13 2 (1.08%) Ruby
14 1 (0.54%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 13 (6.99%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.30%) Degree
3 6 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.69%) CISSP
5 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.54%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.15%) QA
2 3 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (15.05%) Active Directory
2 16 (8.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.84%) Shibboleth
4 8 (4.30%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.08%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.08%) Varnish
6 1 (0.54%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 15 (8.06%) CA Single Sign-On
2 7 (3.76%) Tivoli
2 7 (3.76%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 5 (2.69%) OpenAM
4 3 (1.61%) Oracle Identity Management
4 3 (1.61%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.54%) OpenIDM
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.54%) Puppet
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 32 (17.20%) Microsoft
2 28 (15.05%) Oracle
3 19 (10.22%) VMware
4 16 (8.60%) EPiServer
5 14 (7.53%) Salesforce.com
5 14 (7.53%) CA
6 11 (5.91%) Adobe
7 9 (4.84%) HP
8 7 (3.76%) Cisco
8 7 (3.76%) Citrix
8 7 (3.76%) Google
9 6 (3.23%) KANA
9 6 (3.23%) Splunk
10 5 (2.69%) ForgeRock
10 5 (2.69%) Juniper
11 4 (2.15%) Sitecore
12 3 (1.61%) WSO2
12 3 (1.61%) IBM
12 3 (1.61%) Novell
12 3 (1.61%) Lotus
Manchester, Lancashire
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