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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
Rank 526 532 521
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Contract jobs citing SAML 74 39 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.081% 0.090%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% 0.28% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 21 37
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £328
% change year-on-year
- +29.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
14334 14010 14522
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.99% 29.19% 28.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9604 9318 8834
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 252 361
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £19.50 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -9 27 £420 -
London -16 21 £415 -17.00% 1
South East -13 16 £450 +5.88% 5
North West - 3 £325 - 1
East of England -19 1 - -
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UK

SAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 71 (57.72%) Java
2 57 (46.34%) Spring
3 45 (36.59%) Hibernate
4 36 (29.27%) Web Services
5 30 (24.39%) OpenID
6 29 (23.58%) OAuth
6 29 (23.58%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (23.58%) XML
6 29 (23.58%) Oracle
7 28 (22.76%) SQL
8 23 (18.70%) SOAP
9 20 (16.26%) Security Cleared
10 18 (14.63%) Spring Security
10 18 (14.63%) HTML
11 17 (13.82%) JavaScript
11 17 (13.82%) Shibboleth
12 16 (13.01%) Ajax
12 16 (13.01%) Maven
12 16 (13.01%) CSS
12 16 (13.01%) JSP
12 16 (13.01%) Tomcat
12 16 (13.01%) Jenkins
13 15 (12.20%) REST
13 15 (12.20%) Struts
13 15 (12.20%) JUnit
13 15 (12.20%) .NET
14 14 (11.38%) J2EE
15 13 (10.57%) JBoss
15 13 (10.57%) Salesforce.com
15 13 (10.57%) Identity Management

SAML
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 16 (13.01%) Tomcat
2 13 (10.57%) WebSphere
2 13 (10.57%) JBoss
3 12 (9.76%) WebSphere Application Server
4 9 (7.32%) SharePoint
5 7 (5.69%) Apache
6 6 (4.88%) WebLogic
6 6 (4.88%) CMS
7 5 (4.07%) IIS
8 3 (2.44%) SAP Portal
8 3 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.63%) K2 blackpearl
9 2 (1.63%) Orchard CMS
9 2 (1.63%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.63%) Apache Spark
9 2 (1.63%) Apache Solr
9 2 (1.63%) NetWeaver
9 2 (1.63%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.81%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 6 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.63%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.63%) SAP GTS
1 2 (1.63%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.32%) LDAP
2 4 (3.25%) Firewall
3 3 (2.44%) Kerberos
3 3 (2.44%) SSL
4 2 (1.63%) SAN
4 2 (1.63%) LAN
4 2 (1.63%) WAN
4 2 (1.63%) IPsec
4 2 (1.63%) Network Security
5 1 (0.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.81%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.81%) HTTP
5 1 (0.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.94%) RDBMS
1 11 (8.94%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.25%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.63%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.63%) RavenDB
3 2 (1.63%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.81%) MySQL
4 1 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 16 (13.01%) Maven
1 16 (13.01%) Jenkins
2 15 (12.20%) JUnit
3 9 (7.32%) Selenium
4 7 (5.69%) Mockito
5 6 (4.88%) EasyMock
5 6 (4.88%) Eclipse
6 4 (3.25%) Git (software)
6 4 (3.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.44%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.44%) Ant
7 3 (2.44%) Capybara
8 2 (1.63%) Rational Application Developer
8 2 (1.63%) Hudson
8 2 (1.63%) JMeter
8 2 (1.63%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.81%) Subversion
9 1 (0.81%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.81%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.81%) Checkstyle
General
1 11 (8.94%) Telecoms
1 11 (8.94%) Finance
2 4 (3.25%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.44%) Banking
4 2 (1.63%) Retail
4 2 (1.63%) Marketing
5 1 (0.81%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.81%) French Language
Job Titles
1 63 (51.22%) Developer
2 53 (43.09%) Java Developer
3 33 (26.83%) Architect
4 13 (10.57%) Technical Architect
4 13 (10.57%) Consultant
4 13 (10.57%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (5.69%) Senior Developer
5 7 (5.69%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 6 (4.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 5 (4.07%) Salesforce.com Consultant
7 5 (4.07%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (3.25%) .NET Developer
8 4 (3.25%) Digital Architect
9 3 (2.44%) Designer
9 3 (2.44%) Oracle Architect
9 3 (2.44%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (2.44%) Test Engineer
9 3 (2.44%) Technical Specialist
9 3 (2.44%) Oracle Technical Architect
9 3 (2.44%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (46.34%) Spring
2 45 (36.59%) Hibernate
3 36 (29.27%) Web Services
4 30 (24.39%) OpenID
5 29 (23.58%) OAuth
5 29 (23.58%) XML
6 23 (18.70%) SOAP
7 18 (14.63%) Spring Security
7 18 (14.63%) HTML
8 16 (13.01%) CSS
8 16 (13.01%) JSP
8 16 (13.01%) Ajax
9 15 (12.20%) Struts
9 15 (12.20%) .NET
9 15 (12.20%) REST
10 14 (11.38%) J2EE
11 12 (9.76%) Java EE
12 11 (8.94%) JDBC
12 11 (8.94%) Apache Camel
13 7 (5.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.13%) Data Structures
2 6 (4.88%) Open Source
3 5 (4.07%) Smart Meter
4 4 (3.25%) Social Media
4 4 (3.25%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.44%) NHS
5 3 (2.44%) PKI
5 3 (2.44%) Web 2.0
6 2 (1.63%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.63%) Wiki
6 2 (1.63%) iSeries
7 1 (0.81%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.81%) Economics
7 1 (0.81%) iPad
7 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.13%) Windows
2 5 (4.07%) UNIX
3 4 (3.25%) Linux
4 3 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.63%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.63%) AIX
5 2 (1.63%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (23.58%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (10.57%) Identity Management
3 12 (9.76%) SOA
3 12 (9.76%) Enterprise Architecture
3 12 (9.76%) Technical Architecture
3 12 (9.76%) Unit Testing
4 11 (8.94%) TDD
4 11 (8.94%) OO
5 10 (8.13%) OOD
5 10 (8.13%) B2B
5 10 (8.13%) TOGAF
5 10 (8.13%) Time Management
6 9 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (7.32%) Data Migration
6 9 (7.32%) Migration
6 9 (7.32%) Information Security
7 8 (6.50%) Scrum
8 6 (4.88%) MVC
9 5 (4.07%) Configuration Management
9 5 (4.07%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 71 (57.72%) Java
2 28 (22.76%) SQL
3 17 (13.82%) JavaScript
4 8 (6.50%) C#
5 3 (2.44%) PHP
5 3 (2.44%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.63%) Ruby
6 2 (1.63%) Perl
6 2 (1.63%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.81%) ABAP
7 1 (0.81%) XQuery
7 1 (0.81%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (16.26%) Security Cleared
2 11 (8.94%) DV Cleared
3 10 (8.13%) CISSP
3 10 (8.13%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.88%) Degree
5 5 (4.07%) Sun Certification
6 2 (1.63%) CISA
6 2 (1.63%) CISM
6 2 (1.63%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (0.81%) PMP
7 1 (0.81%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.32%) QA
2 3 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.81%) HL7
System Software
1 17 (13.82%) Shibboleth
2 6 (4.88%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.44%) UAG
4 2 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.63%) PowerHA
4 2 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.44%) MIIS
1 3 (2.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (1.63%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.63%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 29 (23.58%) Oracle
2 13 (10.57%) Salesforce.com
3 11 (8.94%) IBM
3 11 (8.94%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.07%) SAP
5 4 (3.25%) Adobe
5 4 (3.25%) DevExpress
6 2 (1.63%) VMware
6 2 (1.63%) Blue Coat
6 2 (1.63%) Google
6 2 (1.63%) Mercator
6 2 (1.63%) McAfee
6 2 (1.63%) HP
6 2 (1.63%) Juniper
6 2 (1.63%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.63%) Cisco
6 2 (1.63%) Facebook
6 2 (1.63%) Twitter
7 1 (0.81%) ForgeRock
7 1 (0.81%) Business Objects
Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago