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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
Rank 526 533 548
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +15
Contract jobs citing SAML 105 77 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.15% 0.081%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.74% 0.56% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 42 23
Median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £371 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £523 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £450 £413
% change year-on-year
-13.88% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £38.00 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 - -
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
14245 13798 13502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.95% 27.22% 27.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10074 9062 8973
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 183 189
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.55 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.53% +7.14%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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
South East 0 38 £450 - 6
London +2 36 £500 - 3
North West -5 9 £345 -23.33%
East of England +11 6 £265 -28.44% 1
East Midlands +10 4 - -
Yorkshire - 4 £438 -
North East -31 3 £364 -9.00%
West Midlands - 3 - - 1
South West - 1 £440 -
SAML
UK

SAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 58 (33.72%) LDAP
2 57 (33.14%) Java
3 51 (29.65%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (29.07%) Windows
5 43 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 43 (25.00%) OAuth
6 41 (23.84%) SQL Server
6 41 (23.84%) Linux
6 41 (23.84%) Microsoft
7 40 (23.26%) HTML
8 37 (21.51%) Active Directory
9 36 (20.93%) .NET
10 35 (20.35%) Web Services
10 35 (20.35%) REST
11 34 (19.77%) SQL
12 31 (18.02%) Oracle
13 30 (17.44%) Apache
13 30 (17.44%) AngularJS
13 30 (17.44%) RESTful
14 28 (16.28%) HTML5
14 28 (16.28%) Windows Server
15 27 (15.70%) XML
16 26 (15.12%) Identity Management
16 26 (15.12%) Security Cleared
17 25 (14.53%) OpenID
17 25 (14.53%) ASP.NET Web API
18 24 (13.95%) jQuery
18 24 (13.95%) PKI
18 24 (13.95%) Scrum
18 24 (13.95%) CRM

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 30 (17.44%) Apache
2 21 (12.21%) Node.js
3 15 (8.72%) IIS
4 10 (5.81%) SharePoint
4 10 (5.81%) Tomcat
4 10 (5.81%) WebSphere
5 8 (4.65%) JBoss
5 8 (4.65%) WebLogic
6 7 (4.07%) Jetty
7 6 (3.49%) MS Exchange
7 6 (3.49%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (2.91%) CMS
8 5 (2.91%) GlassFish
8 5 (2.91%) WebLogic Portal
9 4 (2.33%) Apache Solr
9 4 (2.33%) Drupal
9 4 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (1.74%) GroupWise
10 3 (1.74%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 18 (10.47%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.98%) MS Office
3 8 (4.65%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.58%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (3.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.74%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 20 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (5.23%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (4.65%) SaaS
4 7 (4.07%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (3.49%) Office 365
6 5 (2.91%) Boomi
7 2 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.16%) GitHub
8 1 (0.58%) PaaS
8 1 (0.58%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 58 (33.72%) LDAP
2 23 (13.37%) Kerberos
3 17 (9.88%) HTTP
4 14 (8.14%) DNS
4 14 (8.14%) SSH
5 13 (7.56%) HTTPS
6 11 (6.40%) Firewall
6 11 (6.40%) TCP/IP
7 10 (5.81%) Reverse Proxy
7 10 (5.81%) SSL
8 9 (5.23%) SAN
9 8 (4.65%) CTI
10 6 (3.49%) Intrusion Detection
10 6 (3.49%) VPN
11 5 (2.91%) DMZ
11 5 (2.91%) Internet
11 5 (2.91%) Wireshark
12 4 (2.33%) SMS
12 4 (2.33%) X.509
13 3 (1.74%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (23.84%) SQL Server
2 23 (13.37%) MongoDB
3 19 (11.05%) CouchDB
4 13 (7.56%) MySQL
4 13 (7.56%) Relational Database
4 13 (7.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (5.23%) SAP Data Services
6 8 (4.65%) Infinispan
6 8 (4.65%) NoSQL
6 8 (4.65%) Oracle Database
7 6 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (2.91%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (2.91%) InterSystems Cache
9 4 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (1.16%) Big Data
11 2 (1.16%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (8.72%) Git (software)
2 9 (5.23%) Maven
3 8 (4.65%) Eclipse
3 8 (4.65%) Gradle
3 8 (4.65%) Subversion
4 7 (4.07%) JUnit
4 7 (4.07%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (3.49%) SoapUI
6 5 (2.91%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 5 (2.91%) IntelliJ
6 5 (2.91%) Jasmine
6 5 (2.91%) Jenkins
6 5 (2.91%) JIRA
6 5 (2.91%) Selenium
6 5 (2.91%) SpecFlow
6 5 (2.91%) Visual Studio
7 4 (2.33%) Ant
8 2 (1.16%) JMeter
8 2 (1.16%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (1.16%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (11.05%) Finance
2 14 (8.14%) Banking
3 9 (5.23%) Marketing
4 5 (2.91%) Military
5 4 (2.33%) Legal
6 3 (1.74%) French Language
6 3 (1.74%) Games
6 3 (1.74%) German Language
6 3 (1.74%) Italian Language
6 3 (1.74%) Portuguese Language
6 3 (1.74%) Spanish Language
6 3 (1.74%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.58%) Billing
7 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.58%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.58%) Law
7 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.58%) Retail
Job Titles
1 71 (41.28%) Developer
2 33 (19.19%) Architect
3 19 (11.05%) Support Engineer
4 17 (9.88%) Consultant
5 12 (6.98%) .NET Developer
5 12 (6.98%) Applications Developer
5 12 (6.98%) Applications Support
5 12 (6.98%) Technical Architect
6 11 (6.40%) Security Engineer
7 10 (5.81%) Java Developer
8 9 (5.23%) Security Support Engineer
9 8 (4.65%) Senior Developer
9 8 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (4.65%) Technical Support
10 5 (2.91%) Applications Support Engineer
10 5 (2.91%) SAP CRM Developer
10 5 (2.91%) SAP Developer
10 5 (2.91%) Security Consultant
10 5 (2.91%) SQL Developer
10 5 (2.91%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (25.00%) OAuth
2 40 (23.26%) HTML
3 36 (20.93%) .NET
4 35 (20.35%) REST
4 35 (20.35%) Web Services
5 30 (17.44%) AngularJS
5 30 (17.44%) RESTful
6 28 (16.28%) HTML5
7 27 (15.70%) XML
8 25 (14.53%) ASP.NET Web API
8 25 (14.53%) OpenID
9 24 (13.95%) jQuery
10 23 (13.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 20 (11.63%) SOAP
12 18 (10.47%) CSS
12 18 (10.47%) JSON
13 16 (9.30%) Aurelia
14 15 (8.72%) OAuth2
15 12 (6.98%) .NET Framework
15 12 (6.98%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.95%) PKI
2 16 (9.30%) Mobile App
3 12 (6.98%) Computer Science
3 12 (6.98%) Cryptography
3 12 (6.98%) Data Centre
4 9 (5.23%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.65%) User Experience
6 5 (2.91%) Mashup
6 5 (2.91%) N-Tier
7 4 (2.33%) Clustering
7 4 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.33%) Replication
7 4 (2.33%) Smart Meter
8 3 (1.74%) BYOD
9 2 (1.16%) Enterprise Cloud
9 2 (1.16%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (1.16%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.16%) Over-the-Top Content
9 2 (1.16%) Social Media
9 2 (1.16%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 50 (29.07%) Windows
2 41 (23.84%) Linux
3 28 (16.28%) Windows Server
4 22 (12.79%) Unix
5 21 (12.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (9.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (5.81%) Windows 10
8 8 (4.65%) Windows Phone
8 8 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (4.07%) Android
10 5 (2.91%) Apple iOS
11 4 (2.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (29.65%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (15.12%) Identity Management
3 24 (13.95%) CRM
3 24 (13.95%) Scrum
4 22 (12.79%) Identity Access Management
5 16 (9.30%) Workflow
6 14 (8.14%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (8.14%) Mentoring
7 13 (7.56%) Web Development
8 12 (6.98%) Integration Testing
8 12 (6.98%) ITIL
9 11 (6.40%) DevOps
10 10 (5.81%) Information Security
10 10 (5.81%) Service Management
10 10 (5.81%) UML
11 9 (5.23%) Analytics
11 9 (5.23%) B2C
11 9 (5.23%) Configuration Management
11 9 (5.23%) System Integration Testing
11 9 (5.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 57 (33.14%) Java
2 43 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 34 (19.77%) SQL
4 20 (11.63%) PHP
5 17 (9.88%) C#
6 14 (8.14%) PowerShell
6 14 (8.14%) Shell Script
7 8 (4.65%) C++
7 8 (4.65%) PL/SQL
7 8 (4.65%) Python
8 7 (4.07%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.91%) Apex Code
9 5 (2.91%) C
9 5 (2.91%) Lua
9 5 (2.91%) Perl
9 5 (2.91%) TypeScript
9 5 (2.91%) VB
10 2 (1.16%) ES6
10 2 (1.16%) Scala
11 1 (0.58%) XPath
Qualifications
1 26 (15.12%) Security Cleared
2 22 (12.79%) SC Cleared
3 15 (8.72%) Degree
4 9 (5.23%) CISSP
5 6 (3.49%) CCNA
5 6 (3.49%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (3.49%) MCSA
5 6 (3.49%) MCSE
5 6 (3.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.74%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.16%) CREST Certified
8 1 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.58%) CEH
8 1 (0.58%) GPEN
8 1 (0.58%) GSSP-JAVA
8 1 (0.58%) GWAPT
8 1 (0.58%) SANS
8 1 (0.58%) SAS Certification
8 1 (0.58%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
1 4 (2.33%) SLA
2 1 (0.58%) COBIT
2 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.58%) SEPA
System Software
1 37 (21.51%) Active Directory
2 12 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.33%) Varnish
4 3 (1.74%) XenApp
5 2 (1.16%) Firmware
5 2 (1.16%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.58%) Docker
6 1 (0.58%) NDS
6 1 (0.58%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 1 (0.58%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (3.49%) OpenAM
1 6 (3.49%) OpenIDM
2 5 (2.91%) Tivoli
3 4 (2.33%) Ansible
3 4 (2.33%) yum
4 3 (1.74%) SCCM
4 3 (1.74%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (1.16%) HP Fortify
6 1 (0.58%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.58%) CloudHub
6 1 (0.58%) NetIQ Identity Manager
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.58%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 41 (23.84%) Microsoft
2 31 (18.02%) Oracle
3 16 (9.30%) VMware
4 15 (8.72%) Red Hat
5 10 (5.81%) Cisco
5 10 (5.81%) ForgeRock
6 9 (5.23%) SAP
7 6 (3.49%) Dell
8 5 (2.91%) HP
8 5 (2.91%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (2.33%) hybris
9 4 (2.33%) IBM
9 4 (2.33%) Novell
10 3 (1.74%) Adobe
10 3 (1.74%) Citrix
10 3 (1.74%) F5
10 3 (1.74%) Lotus
10 3 (1.74%) Symantec
11 2 (1.16%) Siebel
11 2 (1.16%) Splunk
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