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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
Rank 505 534 503
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -31
Contract jobs citing SAML 75 42 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.082% 0.087%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.55% 0.30% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 22 34
Average daily rate
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£440 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £413 £475
% change year-on-year
+7.87% -13.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £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
13710 13844 11870
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.08% 26.94% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 8967 9039 7570
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 211 341
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £52.50 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 17 April 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
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 17 April 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
South East +13 37 £409 +7.21% 6
London +7 22 £413 +3.12% 5
North West -7 11 £450 +24.13%
East Midlands - 4 - -
Yorkshire - - - -
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SAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 63 (50.40%) OAuth
2 56 (44.80%) Java
3 52 (41.60%) Web Services
3 52 (41.60%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (36.80%) SOA
5 39 (31.20%) OpenID
6 36 (28.80%) Open Source
7 35 (28.00%) SOAP
8 32 (25.60%) Identity Management
9 28 (22.40%) TOGAF
10 27 (21.60%) CSS
10 27 (21.60%) JavaScript
11 26 (20.80%) Security Cleared
11 26 (20.80%) Enterprise Architecture
12 25 (20.00%) HTML
13 24 (19.20%) Subversion
13 24 (19.20%) Information Security
14 23 (18.40%) Spring
14 23 (18.40%) REST
15 22 (17.60%) TDD
15 22 (17.60%) XML
15 22 (17.60%) CISSP
16 20 (16.00%) Scrum
16 20 (16.00%) OAuth2
17 19 (15.20%) Enterprise Software
17 19 (15.20%) Maven
17 19 (15.20%) SC Cleared
17 19 (15.20%) Git (software)
17 19 (15.20%) Microsoft
17 19 (15.20%) Apache

SAML
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 19 (15.20%) Apache
2 13 (10.40%) Tomcat
2 13 (10.40%) Mule
3 12 (9.60%) Mule ESB
4 9 (7.20%) WebSphere
5 5 (4.00%) CMS
6 4 (3.20%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (3.20%) Apache Solr
7 3 (2.40%) Apache Spark
7 3 (2.40%) Orchard CMS
7 3 (2.40%) GroupWise
7 3 (2.40%) MS Exchange
7 3 (2.40%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (2.40%) JBoss
7 3 (2.40%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (1.60%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.60%) IIS
8 2 (1.60%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.60%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.60%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 7 (5.60%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.20%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.40%) Magento
3 2 (1.60%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.40%) SaaS
2 12 (9.60%) GitHub
3 8 (6.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.40%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (13.60%) Internet
2 15 (12.00%) LDAP
3 9 (7.20%) Kerberos
4 8 (6.40%) HTTP
5 6 (4.80%) Firewall
5 6 (4.80%) Network Security
5 6 (4.80%) DMZ
6 5 (4.00%) VPN
6 5 (4.00%) DNS
6 5 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (3.20%) X.500
8 3 (2.40%) Intranet
8 3 (2.40%) IPsec
9 2 (1.60%) OpenLDAP
9 2 (1.60%) SSL
9 2 (1.60%) SAN
9 2 (1.60%) Extranet
9 2 (1.60%) LAN
9 2 (1.60%) WAN
10 1 (0.80%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.40%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (6.40%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (3.20%) MySQL
4 3 (2.40%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.40%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.40%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (2.40%) RavenDB
5 2 (1.60%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.60%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.60%) DB2
6 1 (0.80%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 24 (19.20%) Subversion
2 19 (15.20%) Maven
2 19 (15.20%) Git (software)
3 15 (12.00%) Mockito
3 15 (12.00%) Selenium
3 15 (12.00%) JUnit
4 14 (11.20%) Cucumber
4 14 (11.20%) Jenkins
5 7 (5.60%) Visual Studio
6 6 (4.80%) Ant
7 4 (3.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (2.40%) Hudson
9 2 (1.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.80%) Jasmine
General
1 15 (12.00%) Finance
2 8 (6.40%) Local Government
3 6 (4.80%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.80%) Marketing
3 6 (4.80%) Banking
4 4 (3.20%) Retail
5 3 (2.40%) Automotive
6 1 (0.80%) Advertising
6 1 (0.80%) Publishing
6 1 (0.80%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.80%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.80%) Back Office
6 1 (0.80%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (35.20%) Developer
2 34 (27.20%) Architect
3 22 (17.60%) Java Developer
4 16 (12.80%) Consultant
5 13 (10.40%) Solutions Architect
6 10 (8.00%) Security Consultant
7 8 (6.40%) Technical Consultant
8 7 (5.60%) Technical Specialist
8 7 (5.60%) Enterprise Architect
8 7 (5.60%) Security Architect
9 6 (4.80%) Management Consultant
9 6 (4.80%) MuleSoft Developer
10 5 (4.00%) Web Developer
10 5 (4.00%) Security Engineer
11 4 (3.20%) Technical Security Consultant
11 4 (3.20%) Applications Architect
11 4 (3.20%) Analyst
11 4 (3.20%) Applications Consultant
11 4 (3.20%) Agile Java Developer
12 3 (2.40%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (50.40%) OAuth
2 52 (41.60%) Web Services
3 39 (31.20%) OpenID
4 35 (28.00%) SOAP
5 27 (21.60%) CSS
6 25 (20.00%) HTML
7 23 (18.40%) Spring
7 23 (18.40%) REST
8 22 (17.60%) XML
9 20 (16.00%) OAuth2
10 18 (14.40%) RESTful
10 18 (14.40%) JMS
10 18 (14.40%) Hibernate
11 14 (11.20%) .NET
12 12 (9.60%) jQuery
13 11 (8.80%) CSS3
13 11 (8.80%) JSON
14 10 (8.00%) Ajax
15 8 (6.40%) ASP.NET
16 7 (5.60%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 36 (28.80%) Open Source
2 19 (15.20%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (10.40%) Mobile App
4 8 (6.40%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.00%) Social Media
6 4 (3.20%) Client/Server
6 4 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.20%) Enterprise Cloud
7 3 (2.40%) NHS
7 3 (2.40%) PKI
7 3 (2.40%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.60%) SecurID
8 2 (1.60%) W3C
8 2 (1.60%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.60%) New Media
8 2 (1.60%) User Experience
9 1 (0.80%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.80%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.80%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.80%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.80%) Linux
2 5 (4.00%) Android
3 3 (2.40%) Windows
4 2 (1.60%) Solaris
4 2 (1.60%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.60%) UNIX
5 1 (0.80%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (41.60%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (36.80%) SOA
3 32 (25.60%) Identity Management
4 28 (22.40%) TOGAF
5 26 (20.80%) Enterprise Architecture
6 24 (19.20%) Information Security
7 22 (17.60%) TDD
8 20 (16.00%) Scrum
9 17 (13.60%) BDD
10 15 (12.00%) Business Development
10 15 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (12.00%) MVC
11 11 (8.80%) Web Development
12 10 (8.00%) Change Control
12 10 (8.00%) Automated Testing
12 10 (8.00%) OO
13 8 (6.40%) UML
13 8 (6.40%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (6.40%) Use Case
14 6 (4.80%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 56 (44.80%) Java
2 27 (21.60%) JavaScript
3 16 (12.80%) SQL
4 13 (10.40%) C#
5 9 (7.20%) PHP
6 7 (5.60%) T-SQL
6 7 (5.60%) Python
7 6 (4.80%) Shell Script
8 5 (4.00%) Ruby
9 4 (3.20%) Perl
9 4 (3.20%) C
10 2 (1.60%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.60%) PHP5
11 1 (0.80%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.80%) C++
Qualifications
1 26 (20.80%) Security Cleared
2 22 (17.60%) CISSP
3 19 (15.20%) SC Cleared
4 17 (13.60%) DV Cleared
5 14 (11.20%) Degree
6 1 (0.80%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.40%) QA
System Software
1 16 (12.80%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.20%) Shibboleth
3 3 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.60%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.80%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 12 (9.60%) CloudHub
2 4 (3.20%) Tivoli
3 3 (2.40%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 3 (2.40%) OpenAM
3 3 (2.40%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (1.60%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.80%) Puppet
5 1 (0.80%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.80%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 19 (15.20%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.40%) Salesforce.com
3 11 (8.80%) Oracle
4 10 (8.00%) Citrix
5 9 (7.20%) MuleSoft
6 7 (5.60%) Apigee
7 5 (4.00%) IBM
8 4 (3.20%) ForgeRock
8 4 (3.20%) Ab Initio
8 4 (3.20%) VMware
9 3 (2.40%) WSO2
9 3 (2.40%) Informatica
9 3 (2.40%) Novell
9 3 (2.40%) Lotus
10 2 (1.60%) Juniper
10 2 (1.60%) Cisco
10 2 (1.60%) Adobe
11 1 (0.80%) Dell
11 1 (0.80%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.80%) Facebook
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