The table below looks at the statistics for Shibboleth skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shibboleth over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet2 Shibboleth
Rank 631 617 587
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -30
Contract jobs citing Shibboleth 5 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.008% 0.016%
As % of the System Software category 0.082% 0.071% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 4
Median daily rate £413 £475 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +27.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £365 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £535 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £215 £350
% change year-on-year
+74.41% -38.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Shibboleth
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

System Software Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
6124 5600 5113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.27% 10.83% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3898 3249 2799
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 395 572 635
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +9.67%

Shibboleth
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Shibboleth as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Shibboleth Jobs Demand Trend in England

Shibboleth
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Shibboleth across the England region.

Shibboleth Daily Rate Trend in England

Shibboleth
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Shibboleth across the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Shibboleth Daily Rate Histogram in England

Shibboleth
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 Shibboleth within the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +5 2 £525 +2.43%
South West - 2 £375 -
South East +10 1 - -
Shibboleth
UK

Shibboleth
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Shibboleth 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 Shibboleth.

1 5 (100.00%) SAML
2 4 (80.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) JSON
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) Semantic Web
3 3 (60.00%) RESTful
3 3 (60.00%) Open Source
3 3 (60.00%) JSON-LD
4 2 (40.00%) Microservices
4 2 (40.00%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (40.00%) Open Source Development
4 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (40.00%) Neo4j
4 2 (40.00%) OAuth2
4 2 (40.00%) ForgeRock
4 2 (40.00%) OpenAM
4 2 (40.00%) OpenSSO
4 2 (40.00%) Sun Identity Manager
4 2 (40.00%) Pair Programming
4 2 (40.00%) Spring
4 2 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (40.00%) Sun
5 1 (20.00%) RDF
5 1 (20.00%) Middleware
5 1 (20.00%) Benchmarking
5 1 (20.00%) HTTP

Shibboleth
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 1 (20.00%) Apache Qpid
1 1 (20.00%) Jetty
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (40.00%) Neo4j
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Integration Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Java Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Integration Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Support Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) SAML
2 3 (60.00%) JSON
2 3 (60.00%) JSON-LD
2 3 (60.00%) RESTful
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) OAuth2
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) Middleware
4 1 (20.00%) OAuth
4 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (20.00%) Servlets
4 1 (20.00%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Semantic Web
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Open Source
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (40.00%) Microservices
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source Development
2 2 (40.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Benchmarking
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) PLM
3 1 (20.00%) RDF
3 1 (20.00%) Secure Coding
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (20.00%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) OpenAM
1 2 (40.00%) OpenSSO
1 2 (40.00%) Sun Identity Manager
2 1 (20.00%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) ForgeRock
1 2 (40.00%) Sun