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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
UK / England
Rank 447 544 531
Rank change year-on-year
+97 -13
Contract jobs citing SAML 121 67 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.92% 0.49% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 43 37
Median daily rate £525 £475 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £250 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £24.23 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +21.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
13130 13667 12787
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.39% 28.65% 27.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 9166 9538 8565
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 240 171
Median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +19.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.40 £20.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £38.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +13.23%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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
London +62 76 £525 +5.00% 12
South East +38 24 £431 -4.16% 6
West Midlands +13 11 £575 +35.29% 1
East of England 0 2 £480 +6.66% 1
Midlands - 2 £450 -
North West +14 1 £400 -33.33%
East Midlands -6 1 £375 - 1
South West - 1 £320 -
SAML
UK

SAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 69 (32.55%) Java
2 65 (30.66%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (30.19%) LDAP
4 58 (27.36%) Oracle
5 53 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 53 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 53 (25.00%) OAuth
6 49 (23.11%) Linux
7 47 (22.17%) Microsoft Azure
8 44 (20.75%) Web Services
9 40 (18.87%) Windows
9 40 (18.87%) REST
10 39 (18.40%) SQL
11 37 (17.45%) Identity Management
11 37 (17.45%) Finance
12 35 (16.51%) Kerberos
13 33 (15.57%) Identity Access Management
14 31 (14.62%) SQL Server
14 31 (14.62%) SOAP
14 31 (14.62%) Unix
15 30 (14.15%) SSL
15 30 (14.15%) Amazon AWS
16 27 (12.74%) HTTP
17 26 (12.26%) VMware
18 25 (11.79%) SOA
18 25 (11.79%) XML
18 25 (11.79%) JavaScript
18 25 (11.79%) Cybersecurity
19 24 (11.32%) RESTful
19 24 (11.32%) .NET

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 17 (8.02%) Apache
1 17 (8.02%) WebLogic
2 13 (6.13%) IIS
2 13 (6.13%) JBoss
3 12 (5.66%) Drupal
4 10 (4.72%) SharePoint
5 9 (4.25%) Oracle Application Server
5 9 (4.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 9 (4.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 8 (3.77%) Tomcat
7 6 (2.83%) CMS
8 5 (2.36%) Anypoint
8 5 (2.36%) Cloud Foundry
8 5 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (2.36%) MS Exchange
8 5 (2.36%) Mule
8 5 (2.36%) Mule ESB
9 4 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (1.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (3.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.94%) MS Office
2 2 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.36%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 47 (22.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (14.15%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (8.49%) Office 365
4 17 (8.02%) PaaS
5 15 (7.08%) SaaS
6 9 (4.25%) Azure Active Directory
7 8 (3.77%) IaaS
8 4 (1.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 4 (1.89%) Heroku
9 3 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.94%) GitHub
11 1 (0.47%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 64 (30.19%) LDAP
2 35 (16.51%) Kerberos
3 30 (14.15%) SSL
4 27 (12.74%) HTTP
5 23 (10.85%) DNS
6 14 (6.60%) SMTP
7 13 (6.13%) TCP/IP
8 12 (5.66%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (5.19%) Firewall
9 11 (5.19%) NetScaler
10 9 (4.25%) Internet
11 7 (3.30%) X.509
12 5 (2.36%) VPN
13 4 (1.89%) DMZ
13 4 (1.89%) SCCP
14 3 (1.42%) DHCP
14 3 (1.42%) SNMP
15 2 (0.94%) FTP
15 2 (0.94%) SMS
15 2 (0.94%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (14.62%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.55%) Oracle Database
3 14 (6.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (5.19%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (5.19%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (5.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (4.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (3.77%) NoSQL
6 8 (3.77%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (3.77%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.83%) MongoDB
7 6 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (2.36%) MySQL
8 5 (2.36%) Redis
9 4 (1.89%) DB2
9 4 (1.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.94%) Big Data
10 2 (0.94%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 12 (5.66%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.25%) Jenkins
3 7 (3.30%) JIRA
3 7 (3.30%) Maven
3 7 (3.30%) SoapUI
3 7 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (2.36%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.89%) Cucumber
5 4 (1.89%) Subversion
6 2 (0.94%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.94%) Checkstyle
6 2 (0.94%) Cobertura
6 2 (0.94%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.94%) Gradle
6 2 (0.94%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (0.94%) Mocha
6 2 (0.94%) MSBuild
6 2 (0.94%) Selenium
6 2 (0.94%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.94%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 37 (17.45%) Finance
2 19 (8.96%) Banking
3 10 (4.72%) Retail
4 6 (2.83%) Marketing
5 5 (2.36%) Advertising
5 5 (2.36%) Games
5 5 (2.36%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.42%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.94%) Electronics
7 2 (0.94%) French Language
7 2 (0.94%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.47%) Billing
8 1 (0.47%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 77 (36.32%) Architect
2 55 (25.94%) Developer
3 25 (11.79%) Solutions Architect
4 23 (10.85%) Consultant
4 23 (10.85%) Security Architect
5 17 (8.02%) Java Developer
6 15 (7.08%) Infrastructure Architect
7 12 (5.66%) Analyst
8 9 (4.25%) Technical Architect
9 8 (3.77%) .NET Developer
9 8 (3.77%) Designer
10 7 (3.30%) Administrator
10 7 (3.30%) Cloud Architect
10 7 (3.30%) Cybersecurity Architect
10 7 (3.30%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
10 7 (3.30%) Systems Administrator
11 6 (2.83%) Payments Architect
11 6 (2.83%) Support Analyst
11 6 (2.83%) Technical Consultant
12 5 (2.36%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (25.00%) OAuth
2 44 (20.75%) Web Services
3 40 (18.87%) REST
4 31 (14.62%) SOAP
5 25 (11.79%) XML
6 24 (11.32%) .NET
6 24 (11.32%) RESTful
7 22 (10.38%) HTML
7 22 (10.38%) JSON
8 15 (7.08%) OAuth2
9 14 (6.60%) JDBC
9 14 (6.60%) OpenID
9 14 (6.60%) Spring
10 12 (5.66%) Middleware
10 12 (5.66%) XSLT
11 11 (5.19%) CSS
11 11 (5.19%) J2EE
12 10 (4.72%) ASP.NET
12 10 (4.72%) SailPoint
13 8 (3.77%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.43%) PKI
2 18 (8.49%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (4.72%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.25%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.77%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.83%) User Experience
7 5 (2.36%) Virtual Team
7 5 (2.36%) Wiki
8 4 (1.89%) Blog
8 4 (1.89%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.89%) RSA SecurID
8 4 (1.89%) Semantic Web
9 3 (1.42%) Clustering
9 3 (1.42%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.42%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (1.42%) W3C
10 2 (0.94%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.94%) Mobile Payment
10 2 (0.94%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 49 (23.11%) Linux
2 40 (18.87%) Windows
3 31 (14.62%) Unix
4 15 (7.08%) Windows Server
5 12 (5.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (5.19%) Mac OS
7 8 (3.77%) Windows 10
8 7 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (2.83%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.94%) Android
10 2 (0.94%) Solaris
10 2 (0.94%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.94%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.47%) CentOS
11 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (30.66%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (17.45%) Identity Management
3 33 (15.57%) Identity Access Management
4 25 (11.79%) Cybersecurity
4 25 (11.79%) SOA
5 21 (9.91%) Open Source
6 19 (8.96%) ITIL
7 16 (7.55%) Security Architecture
8 15 (7.08%) Microservices
8 15 (7.08%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 13 (6.13%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (6.13%) Data Encryption
9 13 (6.13%) Scrum
9 13 (6.13%) UML
10 12 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (5.66%) DevOps
10 12 (5.66%) MVC
11 11 (5.19%) Information Security
11 11 (5.19%) ITSM
12 10 (4.72%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (32.55%) Java
2 39 (18.40%) SQL
3 25 (11.79%) JavaScript
4 15 (7.08%) C#
5 14 (6.60%) PowerShell
6 11 (5.19%) Ruby
7 9 (4.25%) Python
8 8 (3.77%) PL/SQL
9 6 (2.83%) PHP
9 6 (2.83%) Scala
10 5 (2.36%) C
11 4 (1.89%) Perl
11 4 (1.89%) VB
12 3 (1.42%) SPARQL
13 2 (0.94%) C++
13 2 (0.94%) ES6
13 2 (0.94%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.94%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.94%) XPath
14 1 (0.47%) Go
Qualifications
1 20 (9.43%) Degree
2 15 (7.08%) Security Cleared
3 11 (5.19%) SC Cleared
4 10 (4.72%) CISMP
4 10 (4.72%) CRISC
5 8 (3.77%) CISSP
6 7 (3.30%) CISM
7 6 (2.83%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (2.36%) CISA
8 5 (2.36%) MCSE
9 4 (1.89%) CCNA
9 4 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (1.89%) MCSD
9 4 (1.89%) MCTS
9 4 (1.89%) PMI Certification
9 4 (1.89%) PMP
10 3 (1.42%) CESG Certified Professional
11 2 (0.94%) GCIH
11 2 (0.94%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (5.19%) QA
2 5 (2.36%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (1.42%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.94%) Government Security Classifications
4 2 (0.94%) HIPAA
4 2 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.47%) GPG13
System Software
1 53 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (8.02%) Shibboleth
3 13 (6.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (5.66%) vCloud
5 7 (3.30%) vSphere
6 6 (2.83%) XenApp
7 4 (1.89%) VMware ESX
7 4 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.42%) Docker
9 2 (0.94%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.47%) NDS
10 1 (0.47%) NetIQ eDirectory
10 1 (0.47%) NFS
10 1 (0.47%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 22 (10.38%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 11 (5.19%) Oracle Identity Management
3 10 (4.72%) Puppet
4 9 (4.25%) CA Single Sign-On
5 8 (3.77%) logstash
5 8 (3.77%) SCCM
6 6 (2.83%) OpenAM
6 6 (2.83%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 5 (2.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 5 (2.36%) HP Fortify
7 5 (2.36%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (2.36%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 5 (2.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (1.89%) Cacti
8 4 (1.89%) CloudHub
8 4 (1.89%) Ganglia
8 4 (1.89%) Graphite
8 4 (1.89%) Hyperic
8 4 (1.89%) Nagios
8 4 (1.89%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 58 (27.36%) Oracle
2 53 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 26 (12.26%) VMware
4 16 (7.55%) CheckPoint
4 16 (7.55%) Cisco
4 16 (7.55%) Citrix
5 15 (7.08%) IBM
6 14 (6.60%) Google
6 14 (6.60%) ServiceNow
7 13 (6.13%) Symantec
8 12 (5.66%) Palo Alto
9 10 (4.72%) CA
9 10 (4.72%) HP
9 10 (4.72%) MuleSoft
10 9 (4.25%) Red Hat
11 8 (3.77%) ForgeRock
12 7 (3.30%) Splunk
13 6 (2.83%) SAP
14 5 (2.36%) CyberArk
14 5 (2.36%) NetApp
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