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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
Rank 523 516 514
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs citing SAML 74 55 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.11% 0.097%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.51% 0.40% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 33 38
Average daily rate
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£461 £369 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.01% -7.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £300 £420
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -28.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 £36.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 -
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
14448 13881 13442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.96% 28.11% 28.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 9902 9079 8717
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 211 202 278
Average hourly rate £39.38 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.98 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

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 28 July 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 28 July 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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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
London +13 35 £475 +8.57% 5
South East -4 17 £420 +68.00%
East of England +7 12 £370 -12.85% 1
North West - 6 £525 -
North East -31 2 £363 +3.57%
South West -10 1 £455 +51.66%
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UK

SAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 84 (55.26%) Java
2 61 (40.13%) Web Services
3 53 (34.87%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (34.21%) OAuth
5 36 (23.68%) LDAP
5 36 (23.68%) SOA
6 34 (22.37%) Microsoft
6 34 (22.37%) Finance
7 32 (21.05%) Open Source
8 30 (19.74%) OpenID
9 29 (19.08%) SOAP
9 29 (19.08%) JavaScript
9 29 (19.08%) CSS
9 29 (19.08%) Spring
10 27 (17.76%) Apache
11 26 (17.11%) Linux
11 26 (17.11%) Internet
11 26 (17.11%) Active Directory
12 25 (16.45%) OAuth2
13 24 (15.79%) .NET
13 24 (15.79%) Oracle
14 23 (15.13%) C#
14 23 (15.13%) Firewall
15 22 (14.47%) Kerberos
16 21 (13.82%) SQL
16 21 (13.82%) TDD
17 20 (13.16%) Subversion
17 20 (13.16%) Identity Management
18 19 (12.50%) Hibernate
18 19 (12.50%) Scrum

SAML
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 27 (17.76%) Apache
2 17 (11.18%) WebSphere
3 14 (9.21%) Tomcat
4 12 (7.89%) IIS
5 10 (6.58%) SharePoint
6 8 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (5.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 7 (4.61%) WebSphere Portal
7 7 (4.61%) WebSphere Process Server
7 7 (4.61%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (3.95%) GlassFish
8 6 (3.95%) JBoss
9 5 (3.29%) WebLogic
9 5 (3.29%) Mule
9 5 (3.29%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (2.63%) Mule ESB
10 4 (2.63%) Lotus Domino
11 3 (1.97%) MS Exchange
11 3 (1.97%) NetWeaver
11 3 (1.97%) GroupWise
Applications
1 13 (8.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.32%) Magento
3 1 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.26%) SaaS
3 6 (3.95%) PaaS
4 4 (2.63%) GitHub
5 3 (1.97%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.97%) Google Analytics
6 2 (1.32%) Yammer
7 1 (0.66%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 36 (23.68%) LDAP
2 26 (17.11%) Internet
3 23 (15.13%) Firewall
4 22 (14.47%) Kerberos
5 18 (11.84%) SSL
6 11 (7.24%) DNS
7 7 (4.61%) HTTP
7 7 (4.61%) VPN
8 6 (3.95%) IPsec
8 6 (3.95%) DMZ
9 5 (3.29%) SAN
9 5 (3.29%) LAN
9 5 (3.29%) WAN
9 5 (3.29%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (2.63%) X.500
10 4 (2.63%) X.509
11 2 (1.32%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (1.32%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (1.32%) OpenLDAP
11 2 (1.32%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.87%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (4.61%) MySQL
4 5 (3.29%) Data Mining
5 4 (2.63%) Hadoop
5 4 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (1.97%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.32%) Sybase ASA
7 2 (1.32%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.32%) DB2
8 1 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.66%) Big Data
8 1 (0.66%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.66%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (13.16%) Subversion
2 18 (11.84%) Selenium
2 18 (11.84%) Mockito
3 17 (11.18%) JUnit
4 16 (10.53%) Cucumber
4 16 (10.53%) Git (software)
5 15 (9.87%) Visual Studio
6 14 (9.21%) Jenkins
7 12 (7.89%) Maven
8 7 (4.61%) Ant
9 2 (1.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (1.32%) Hudson
10 1 (0.66%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.66%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.66%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.66%) JMeter
10 1 (0.66%) JIRA
10 1 (0.66%) EasyMock
General
1 34 (22.37%) Finance
2 11 (7.24%) Banking
3 9 (5.92%) Retail
4 8 (5.26%) Local Government
5 4 (2.63%) Marketing
5 4 (2.63%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.97%) Automotive
7 2 (1.32%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.66%) Back Office
8 1 (0.66%) Legal
8 1 (0.66%) Advertising
8 1 (0.66%) Publishing
8 1 (0.66%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.66%) French Language
Job Titles
1 53 (34.87%) Developer
2 32 (21.05%) Architect
2 32 (21.05%) Java Developer
3 14 (9.21%) Analyst
3 14 (9.21%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (7.89%) Consultant
4 12 (7.89%) Security Analyst
5 11 (7.24%) Application Security Analyst
6 10 (6.58%) Security Engineer
7 9 (5.92%) Designer
8 7 (4.61%) Portal Developer
9 6 (3.95%) WebSphere Developer
9 6 (3.95%) WebSphere Portal Developer
9 6 (3.95%) Technical Consultant
9 6 (3.95%) Solutions Designer
10 5 (3.29%) Senior Developer
10 5 (3.29%) Security Consultant
10 5 (3.29%) Technical Architect
10 5 (3.29%) Web Developer
10 5 (3.29%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (40.13%) Web Services
2 52 (34.21%) OAuth
3 30 (19.74%) OpenID
4 29 (19.08%) SOAP
4 29 (19.08%) CSS
4 29 (19.08%) Spring
5 25 (16.45%) OAuth2
6 24 (15.79%) .NET
7 19 (12.50%) Hibernate
8 18 (11.84%) HTML
8 18 (11.84%) RESTful
9 17 (11.18%) REST
10 16 (10.53%) XML
10 16 (10.53%) Middleware
11 12 (7.89%) JSP
11 12 (7.89%) JSON
12 11 (7.24%) JMS
13 10 (6.58%) CSS3
14 9 (5.92%) JSTL
15 8 (5.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.24%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (6.58%) Mobile App
3 9 (5.92%) BYOD
3 9 (5.92%) PKI
4 8 (5.26%) Fixed Income
4 8 (5.26%) User Experience
5 6 (3.95%) IVR
6 4 (2.63%) Cryptography
6 4 (2.63%) Clustering
6 4 (2.63%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.63%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.63%) Social Media
7 3 (1.97%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.97%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.97%) GIS
7 3 (1.97%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.32%) W3C
8 2 (1.32%) SecurID
8 2 (1.32%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.32%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 26 (17.11%) Linux
2 13 (8.55%) UNIX
3 11 (7.24%) Windows
4 8 (5.26%) Android
5 6 (3.95%) Solaris
6 5 (3.29%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.66%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (34.87%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (23.68%) SOA
3 32 (21.05%) Open Source
4 21 (13.82%) TDD
5 20 (13.16%) Identity Management
6 19 (12.50%) Scrum
6 19 (12.50%) BDD
7 18 (11.84%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (8.55%) TOGAF
8 13 (8.55%) MVC
9 12 (7.89%) OO
9 12 (7.89%) Web Development
10 11 (7.24%) Automated Testing
10 11 (7.24%) Change Control
11 9 (5.92%) Penetration Testing
11 9 (5.92%) OWASP
12 8 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (4.61%) UML
13 7 (4.61%) Enterprise Architecture
14 6 (3.95%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 84 (55.26%) Java
2 29 (19.08%) JavaScript
3 23 (15.13%) C#
4 21 (13.82%) SQL
5 15 (9.87%) PHP
6 11 (7.24%) Python
6 11 (7.24%) Shell Script
7 10 (6.58%) Perl
8 6 (3.95%) C
9 5 (3.29%) PL/SQL
9 5 (3.29%) VB.NET
9 5 (3.29%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.97%) ABAP
11 2 (1.32%) R
11 2 (1.32%) Ruby
11 2 (1.32%) PHP5
11 2 (1.32%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.66%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (7.24%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.58%) Degree
3 8 (5.26%) CISSP
4 7 (4.61%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.97%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.97%) QA
System Software
1 26 (17.11%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (5.26%) Shibboleth
3 2 (1.32%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.66%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 15 (9.87%) CA Single Sign-On
2 7 (4.61%) Tivoli
2 7 (4.61%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 5 (3.29%) OpenAM
4 4 (2.63%) CloudHub
5 3 (1.97%) Oracle Identity Management
5 3 (1.97%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.66%) OpenIDM
6 1 (0.66%) Puppet
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 34 (22.37%) Microsoft
2 24 (15.79%) Oracle
3 14 (9.21%) CA
4 10 (6.58%) Citrix
5 9 (5.92%) HP
5 9 (5.92%) VMware
6 8 (5.26%) Adobe
7 7 (4.61%) Cisco
7 7 (4.61%) Apigee
8 6 (3.95%) KANA
8 6 (3.95%) Splunk
9 5 (3.29%) ForgeRock
9 5 (3.29%) Juniper
10 4 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (2.63%) Ab Initio
10 4 (2.63%) WSO2
11 3 (1.97%) Google
11 3 (1.97%) SAP
11 3 (1.97%) Informatica
11 3 (1.97%) Novell
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