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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
Rank 509 532 523
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -9
Contract jobs citing SAML 69 37 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.077% 0.096%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.49% 0.26% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 26 43
Average daily rate
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£415 £410 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.28% -13.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £363 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £395 £326
% change year-on-year
-4.94% +20.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £57.50
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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
14224 14154 14704
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.22% 29.35% 27.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 9353 9292 8924
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 247 347
Average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.35 £17.69 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 19 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAML within the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
South West - 33 £371 -
London +11 25 £440 +3.52% 2
South East +10 6 £513 - 2
East of England -21 1 - -
North West - - - -
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SAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 69 (59.48%) Java
2 53 (45.69%) Spring
3 39 (33.62%) Web Services
4 35 (30.17%) Hibernate
5 32 (27.59%) Oracle
6 26 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (20.69%) SOAP
8 22 (18.97%) XML
8 22 (18.97%) SQL
8 22 (18.97%) OpenID
9 21 (18.10%) OAuth
10 20 (17.24%) REST
11 19 (16.38%) JBoss
11 19 (16.38%) Tomcat
12 17 (14.66%) J2EE
13 16 (13.79%) Struts
13 16 (13.79%) Shibboleth
14 15 (12.93%) Spring Security
14 15 (12.93%) JSP
15 14 (12.07%) Salesforce.com
16 13 (11.21%) HTML
16 13 (11.21%) Technical Architecture
17 12 (10.34%) .NET
17 12 (10.34%) JavaScript
17 12 (10.34%) Windows
17 12 (10.34%) Telecoms
17 12 (10.34%) Migration
18 11 (9.48%) Finance
18 11 (9.48%) LDAP
18 11 (9.48%) Apache

SAML
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 19 (16.38%) Tomcat
2 11 (9.48%) Apache
3 10 (8.62%) WebLogic
4 9 (7.76%) SharePoint
5 8 (6.90%) WebSphere
5 8 (6.90%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (6.90%) IIS
6 4 (3.45%) GlassFish
6 4 (3.45%) CMS
7 3 (2.59%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (2.59%) SAP Portal
8 2 (1.72%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.72%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.86%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 6 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.72%) MS Office
2 2 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) SAP GTS
1 2 (1.72%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.59%) PaaS
3 2 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.48%) LDAP
2 5 (4.31%) SSL
3 4 (3.45%) Firewall
3 4 (3.45%) IPsec
3 4 (3.45%) SAN
3 4 (3.45%) LAN
3 4 (3.45%) WAN
4 3 (2.59%) HTTP
4 3 (2.59%) Internet
5 1 (0.86%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.86%) 3GPP
5 1 (0.86%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.86%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.62%) Relational Database
2 8 (6.90%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.72%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.72%) SAP BW
3 2 (1.72%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.86%) MySQL
4 1 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (9.48%) Selenium
2 10 (8.62%) JUnit
3 9 (7.76%) Jenkins
3 9 (7.76%) Maven
4 6 (5.17%) Mockito
5 5 (4.31%) Eclipse
5 5 (4.31%) EasyMock
6 4 (3.45%) WebDriver
6 4 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.59%) Visual Studio
7 3 (2.59%) JSUnit
7 3 (2.59%) MSTest
7 3 (2.59%) NUnit
7 3 (2.59%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.59%) Capybara
7 3 (2.59%) SpecFlow
7 3 (2.59%) QUnit
7 3 (2.59%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.72%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.72%) JMeter
General
1 12 (10.34%) Telecoms
2 11 (9.48%) Finance
3 3 (2.59%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.59%) Advertising
3 3 (2.59%) Banking
4 2 (1.72%) Marketing
4 2 (1.72%) Retail
5 1 (0.86%) Back Office
5 1 (0.86%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.86%) French Language
Job Titles
1 55 (47.41%) Developer
2 47 (40.52%) Java Developer
3 28 (24.14%) Architect
4 13 (11.21%) Consultant
5 12 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
5 12 (10.34%) Technical Architect
6 8 (6.90%) Salesforce.com Architect
7 6 (5.17%) Technical Specialist
8 5 (4.31%) Technical Consultant
8 5 (4.31%) Senior Developer
8 5 (4.31%) Salesforce.com Consultant
8 5 (4.31%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (3.45%) Digital Architect
9 4 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (2.59%) Analyst
10 3 (2.59%) Oracle Architect
10 3 (2.59%) Designer
10 3 (2.59%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (2.59%) Test Engineer
10 3 (2.59%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (45.69%) Spring
2 39 (33.62%) Web Services
3 35 (30.17%) Hibernate
4 24 (20.69%) SOAP
5 22 (18.97%) XML
5 22 (18.97%) OpenID
6 21 (18.10%) OAuth
7 20 (17.24%) REST
8 17 (14.66%) J2EE
9 16 (13.79%) Struts
10 15 (12.93%) Spring Security
10 15 (12.93%) JSP
11 13 (11.21%) HTML
12 12 (10.34%) .NET
13 11 (9.48%) CSS
13 11 (9.48%) Ajax
14 9 (7.76%) Java EE
15 8 (6.90%) Apache CXF
15 8 (6.90%) JDBC
16 7 (6.03%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.17%) Open Source
2 5 (4.31%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.31%) Social Media
3 3 (2.59%) PKI
3 3 (2.59%) Web 2.0
3 3 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.72%) Wiki
5 1 (0.86%) NHS
5 1 (0.86%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.86%) Smartcard
5 1 (0.86%) iSeries
5 1 (0.86%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.86%) iPad
5 1 (0.86%) Economics
5 1 (0.86%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.34%) Windows
2 8 (6.90%) UNIX
2 8 (6.90%) Linux
3 4 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (3.45%) Windows XP
4 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.72%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.72%) Android
5 2 (1.72%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (11.21%) Technical Architecture
3 12 (10.34%) Migration
4 11 (9.48%) B2B
4 11 (9.48%) Time Management
4 11 (9.48%) Data Migration
5 10 (8.62%) OO
6 9 (7.76%) OOD
6 9 (7.76%) Identity Management
6 9 (7.76%) Unit Testing
7 8 (6.90%) SOA
8 7 (6.03%) BDD
8 7 (6.03%) TDD
9 6 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (5.17%) Configuration Management
9 6 (5.17%) Scrum
10 5 (4.31%) E-Commerce
10 5 (4.31%) PRINCE2
10 5 (4.31%) Security Architecture
10 5 (4.31%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 69 (59.48%) Java
2 22 (18.97%) SQL
3 12 (10.34%) JavaScript
4 9 (7.76%) C#
5 5 (4.31%) PHP
6 4 (3.45%) Perl
7 3 (2.59%) C
8 1 (0.86%) XQuery
8 1 (0.86%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.86%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 10 (8.62%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.17%) Degree
3 4 (3.45%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.72%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.72%) CISA
4 2 (1.72%) CISM
4 2 (1.72%) CISSP
5 1 (0.86%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.86%) PMP
5 1 (0.86%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.76%) QA
2 3 (2.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.86%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.86%) HL7
System Software
1 16 (13.79%) Shibboleth
2 8 (6.90%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.59%) UAG
5 2 (1.72%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 4 (3.45%) Backup Exec
1 4 (3.45%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (2.59%) MIIS
2 3 (2.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (1.72%) OpenSSO
4 1 (0.86%) SCCM
4 1 (0.86%) XenMobile
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 32 (27.59%) Oracle
2 19 (16.38%) JBoss
3 14 (12.07%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (8.62%) Microsoft
5 8 (6.90%) IBM
6 5 (4.31%) Adobe
6 5 (4.31%) SAP
7 4 (3.45%) Blue Coat
7 4 (3.45%) DevExpress
7 4 (3.45%) VMware
7 4 (3.45%) McAfee
7 4 (3.45%) Juniper
7 4 (3.45%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.45%) HP
7 4 (3.45%) Cisco
8 2 (1.72%) Facebook
8 2 (1.72%) Twitter
8 2 (1.72%) Google
8 2 (1.72%) Sun
9 1 (0.86%) Business Objects
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