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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
Rank 529 516 524
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +8
Contract jobs citing SAML 56 39 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.083% 0.036%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% 0.30% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 13 8
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£525 £425 £473
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% -10.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £277 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £525 £491
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £425 £269
% change year-on-year
+23.52% +58.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
13562 13160 12847
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.20% 27.92% 28.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 9437 8578 8195
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 275 344
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -2.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £15.40 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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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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 0 30 £525 +23.52% 1
London +15 11 £538 +2.38% 3
North West -4 6 £325 +15.04% 1
South West -35 2 £230 -16.36%
East of England - - - -
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SAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 67 (54.03%) Java
2 52 (41.94%) Spring
3 47 (37.90%) Hibernate
4 43 (34.68%) OAuth
5 42 (33.87%) OpenID
6 34 (27.42%) Web Services
7 31 (25.00%) XML
8 29 (23.39%) Security Cleared
9 26 (20.97%) SQL
9 26 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (20.16%) HTML
11 24 (19.35%) Enterprise Architecture
12 23 (18.55%) Identity Management
12 23 (18.55%) Information Security
13 22 (17.74%) JavaScript
14 21 (16.94%) Oracle
14 21 (16.94%) CSS
14 21 (16.94%) CISSP
14 21 (16.94%) TOGAF
15 20 (16.13%) Ajax
16 19 (15.32%) Spring Security
16 19 (15.32%) SC Cleared
16 19 (15.32%) DV Cleared
17 16 (12.90%) SOAP
17 16 (12.90%) Maven
17 16 (12.90%) WebSphere
17 16 (12.90%) Shibboleth
17 16 (12.90%) Jenkins
18 15 (12.10%) JSP
19 14 (11.29%) .NET

SAML
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 (12.90%) WebSphere
2 14 (11.29%) WebSphere Application Server
3 12 (9.68%) Tomcat
4 9 (7.26%) CMS
5 6 (4.84%) Apache
6 5 (4.03%) SharePoint
6 5 (4.03%) Apache Solr
6 5 (4.03%) Apache Spark
6 5 (4.03%) Orchard CMS
7 3 (2.42%) JBoss
8 2 (1.61%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.61%) IIS
8 2 (1.61%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.61%) K2 blackpearl
9 1 (0.81%) Moodle
Applications
1 7 (5.65%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.03%) MS Office
3 2 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.84%) Network Security
2 5 (4.03%) LDAP
3 4 (3.23%) Firewall
4 3 (2.42%) Kerberos
5 2 (1.61%) HTTP
5 2 (1.61%) Internet
6 1 (0.81%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.81%) SSL
6 1 (0.81%) Intranet
6 1 (0.81%) FTP
6 1 (0.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.48%) Relational Database
2 12 (9.68%) RDBMS
3 6 (4.84%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (4.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.03%) RavenDB
5 2 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (12.90%) Maven
1 16 (12.90%) Jenkins
2 14 (11.29%) JUnit
3 9 (7.26%) Selenium
4 7 (5.65%) Git (software)
5 6 (4.84%) Mockito
5 6 (4.84%) EasyMock
5 6 (4.84%) Visual Studio
6 5 (4.03%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.42%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.42%) Hudson
7 3 (2.42%) Ant
7 3 (2.42%) Capybara
8 2 (1.61%) Rational Application Developer
8 2 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.61%) JMeter
9 1 (0.81%) Subversion
9 1 (0.81%) Checkstyle
9 1 (0.81%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.81%) SoapUI
General
1 10 (8.06%) Telecoms
1 10 (8.06%) Finance
2 3 (2.42%) Banking
3 1 (0.81%) Retail
3 1 (0.81%) Investment Banking
3 1 (0.81%) Retail Banking
3 1 (0.81%) Dutch Language
3 1 (0.81%) French Language
3 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 61 (49.19%) Developer
2 52 (41.94%) Java Developer
3 29 (23.39%) Architect
4 15 (12.10%) Consultant
5 10 (8.06%) Technical Architect
5 10 (8.06%) Senior Developer
6 8 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
6 8 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (5.65%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 5 (4.03%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (4.03%) Technical Specialist
8 5 (4.03%) Enterprise Architect
8 5 (4.03%) Management Consultant
8 5 (4.03%) .NET Developer
8 5 (4.03%) Security Consultant
8 5 (4.03%) Agile .NET Developer
8 5 (4.03%) Salesforce.com Architect
9 4 (3.23%) Salesforce.com Consultant
9 4 (3.23%) J2EE Developer
10 3 (2.42%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (41.94%) Spring
2 47 (37.90%) Hibernate
3 43 (34.68%) OAuth
4 42 (33.87%) OpenID
5 34 (27.42%) Web Services
6 31 (25.00%) XML
7 25 (20.16%) HTML
8 21 (16.94%) CSS
9 20 (16.13%) Ajax
10 19 (15.32%) Spring Security
11 16 (12.90%) SOAP
12 15 (12.10%) JSP
13 14 (11.29%) .NET
13 14 (11.29%) REST
14 13 (10.48%) Struts
14 13 (10.48%) Java EE
15 12 (9.68%) J2EE
15 12 (9.68%) JDBC
15 12 (9.68%) Apache Camel
16 9 (7.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.06%) Data Structures
2 7 (5.65%) Open Source
3 6 (4.84%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.03%) Smart Meter
4 5 (4.03%) NHS
5 3 (2.42%) Web 2.0
6 2 (1.61%) PKI
6 2 (1.61%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.61%) Wiki
6 2 (1.61%) iSeries
6 2 (1.61%) Social Media
7 1 (0.81%) iPad
7 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.81%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.81%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.81%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.81%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.65%) Windows
2 2 (1.61%) Android
2 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (1.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (19.35%) Enterprise Architecture
3 23 (18.55%) Information Security
3 23 (18.55%) Identity Management
4 21 (16.94%) TOGAF
5 14 (11.29%) Business Development
6 13 (10.48%) TDD
6 13 (10.48%) Unit Testing
7 12 (9.68%) Technical Architecture
7 12 (9.68%) SOA
8 11 (8.87%) Scrum
8 11 (8.87%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (8.06%) Migration
9 10 (8.06%) OOD
9 10 (8.06%) OO
10 8 (6.45%) MVC
10 8 (6.45%) B2B
11 6 (4.84%) Time Management
11 6 (4.84%) Data Migration
11 6 (4.84%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 67 (54.03%) Java
2 26 (20.97%) SQL
3 22 (17.74%) JavaScript
4 8 (6.45%) C#
5 6 (4.84%) T-SQL
6 5 (4.03%) Ruby
7 3 (2.42%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.81%) PHP
8 1 (0.81%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 29 (23.39%) Security Cleared
2 21 (16.94%) CISSP
3 19 (15.32%) SC Cleared
3 19 (15.32%) DV Cleared
4 9 (7.26%) Degree
5 5 (4.03%) Sun Certification
6 2 (1.61%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.06%) QA
2 2 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (12.90%) Shibboleth
2 4 (3.23%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.61%) UAG
4 1 (0.81%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 3 (2.42%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.61%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (1.61%) MIIS
2 2 (1.61%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.81%) OpenIDM
3 1 (0.81%) OpenAM
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.81%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 21 (16.94%) Oracle
2 13 (10.48%) IBM
3 11 (8.87%) Microsoft
4 10 (8.06%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.61%) Mercator
5 2 (1.61%) FatWire
5 2 (1.61%) Google
5 2 (1.61%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.81%) Akamai
6 1 (0.81%) F5
6 1 (0.81%) Facebook
6 1 (0.81%) ForgeRock
6 1 (0.81%) Dell
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