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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
Rank 516 504 488
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -16
Contract jobs citing SAML 47 35 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.079% 0.062%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 0.29% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 11 17
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£545 £575 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.21% +17.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £750 £635
UK excluding London average daily rate £545 £425 £625
% change year-on-year
+28.23% -32.00%
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
12629 12201 11596
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.35% 27.41% 28.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 8623 7863 7476
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 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 173 262 316
Average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -4.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.99 £13.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.80 £42.44
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -7.14%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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
South East -4 25 £545 +21.11% 6
London 0 14 £581 -22.50% 6
North West -3 2 £316 +11.94%
South West -20 1 £230 -45.88%
West Midlands - 1 £375 -
East of England - - - - 1
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SAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 66 (55.00%) Java
2 50 (41.67%) OAuth
3 45 (37.50%) Spring
3 45 (37.50%) OpenID
4 40 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 35 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (29.17%) Web Services
6 32 (26.67%) Security Cleared
7 28 (23.33%) XML
8 27 (22.50%) Enterprise Architecture
9 26 (21.67%) Information Security
10 25 (20.83%) Identity Management
11 24 (20.00%) TOGAF
11 24 (20.00%) HTML
11 24 (20.00%) SQL
11 24 (20.00%) CISSP
12 23 (19.17%) Maven
12 23 (19.17%) SC Cleared
13 22 (18.33%) JavaScript
14 21 (17.50%) SOA
14 21 (17.50%) DV Cleared
15 20 (16.67%) CSS
16 19 (15.83%) Ajax
17 18 (15.00%) Jenkins
17 18 (15.00%) SOAP
18 17 (14.17%) Open Source
19 16 (13.33%) Business Development
20 15 (12.50%) WebSphere
20 15 (12.50%) Spring Security
20 15 (12.50%) Shibboleth

SAML
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 15 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 13 (10.83%) WebSphere Application Server
3 11 (9.17%) Tomcat
4 8 (6.67%) Mule
4 8 (6.67%) CMS
4 8 (6.67%) Apache
5 5 (4.17%) Apache Spark
5 5 (4.17%) Apache Solr
5 5 (4.17%) Orchard CMS
6 3 (2.50%) JBoss
7 2 (1.67%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.67%) K2 blackpearl
7 2 (1.67%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.67%) IIS
7 2 (1.67%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.83%) Node.js
8 1 (0.83%) Moodle
Applications
1 7 (5.83%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.17%) MS Office
3 2 (1.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Magento
1 2 (1.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.67%) SaaS
1 8 (6.67%) GitHub
2 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.83%) Network Security
2 4 (3.33%) Internet
2 4 (3.33%) Firewall
3 2 (1.67%) HTTP
3 2 (1.67%) Kerberos
3 2 (1.67%) LDAP
4 1 (0.83%) Intranet
4 1 (0.83%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 11 (9.17%) RDBMS
3 7 (5.83%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.17%) RavenDB
4 5 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.67%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.67%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (19.17%) Maven
2 18 (15.00%) Jenkins
3 14 (11.67%) JUnit
4 11 (9.17%) Subversion
5 9 (7.50%) Git (software)
5 9 (7.50%) Selenium
6 8 (6.67%) Mockito
7 7 (5.83%) Visual Studio
8 6 (5.00%) EasyMock
9 3 (2.50%) Eclipse
9 3 (2.50%) Ant
9 3 (2.50%) Cucumber
9 3 (2.50%) Hudson
10 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (1.67%) Rational Application Developer
11 1 (0.83%) JMeter
11 1 (0.83%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.83%) Capybara
11 1 (0.83%) Jasmine
General
1 10 (8.33%) Finance
2 6 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.50%) Banking
3 3 (2.50%) Marketing
4 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.83%) Retail
4 1 (0.83%) Dutch Language
4 1 (0.83%) French Language
4 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.83%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (51.67%) Developer
2 47 (39.17%) Java Developer
3 25 (20.83%) Architect
4 13 (10.83%) Consultant
5 10 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 9 (7.50%) Enterprise Architect
7 8 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
7 8 (6.67%) Technical Architect
8 6 (5.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 6 (5.00%) Management Consultant
8 6 (5.00%) Security Consultant
8 6 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
9 5 (4.17%) .NET Developer
9 5 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (4.17%) Agile .NET Developer
10 4 (3.33%) Technical Security Consultant
10 4 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (3.33%) J2EE Developer
11 3 (2.50%) Oracle Technical Architect
11 3 (2.50%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (41.67%) OAuth
2 45 (37.50%) Spring
2 45 (37.50%) OpenID
3 40 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 35 (29.17%) Web Services
5 28 (23.33%) XML
6 24 (20.00%) HTML
7 20 (16.67%) CSS
8 19 (15.83%) Ajax
9 18 (15.00%) SOAP
10 15 (12.50%) Spring Security
10 15 (12.50%) REST
11 14 (11.67%) JSP
11 14 (11.67%) JMS
12 13 (10.83%) Java EE
13 12 (10.00%) .NET
14 11 (9.17%) J2EE
14 11 (9.17%) JDBC
14 11 (9.17%) Struts
14 11 (9.17%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.17%) Open Source
2 10 (8.33%) Data Structures
3 9 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (5.00%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.17%) NHS
5 5 (4.17%) Smart Meter
6 3 (2.50%) Social Media
6 3 (2.50%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.50%) Web 2.0
7 2 (1.67%) iSeries
7 2 (1.67%) Wiki
7 2 (1.67%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.83%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.83%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.83%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.50%) Windows
1 3 (2.50%) Linux
2 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.83%) Ubuntu
2 1 (0.83%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (22.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 26 (21.67%) Information Security
4 25 (20.83%) Identity Management
5 24 (20.00%) TOGAF
6 21 (17.50%) SOA
7 16 (13.33%) Business Development
8 13 (10.83%) TDD
8 13 (10.83%) Scrum
8 13 (10.83%) Unit Testing
8 13 (10.83%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (10.00%) OO
10 10 (8.33%) OOD
11 9 (7.50%) MVC
11 9 (7.50%) Technical Architecture
12 7 (5.83%) Migration
13 6 (5.00%) Waterfall
13 6 (5.00%) Mentoring
14 5 (4.17%) Workflow
14 5 (4.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 66 (55.00%) Java
2 24 (20.00%) SQL
3 22 (18.33%) JavaScript
4 8 (6.67%) C#
5 7 (5.83%) T-SQL
6 5 (4.17%) Ruby
7 3 (2.50%) PHP
7 3 (2.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 24 (20.00%) CISSP
3 23 (19.17%) SC Cleared
4 21 (17.50%) DV Cleared
5 9 (7.50%) Degree
6 5 (4.17%) Sun Certification
7 2 (1.67%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.50%) QA
2 2 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (12.50%) Shibboleth
2 2 (1.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.83%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 3 (2.50%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.67%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (0.83%) CA SiteMinder
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.83%) OpenIDM
3 1 (0.83%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 15 (12.50%) Oracle
2 12 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
2 12 (10.00%) IBM
3 9 (7.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.67%) Google
4 2 (1.67%) WSO2
4 2 (1.67%) Mercator
5 1 (0.83%) FatWire
5 1 (0.83%) Dell
5 1 (0.83%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.83%) ForgeRock
5 1 (0.83%) Facebook
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