The table below looks at the statistics for Shibboleth 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 Shibboleth over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet2 Shibboleth
Rank 546 532 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing Shibboleth 11 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.016% -
As % of the System Software category 0.24% 0.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £313 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 - -
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 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
4567 4213 3891
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.83% 9.58% 9.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2506 2206 1804
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £168 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 537 502 716
Average hourly rate £16.41 £16.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.31 £31.56 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%

Shibboleth
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Shibboleth across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Shibboleth 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 Shibboleth.

1 13 (50.00%) SAML
1 13 (50.00%) Apache
1 13 (50.00%) Python
1 13 (50.00%) Java
1 13 (50.00%) PHP
1 13 (50.00%) MySQL
1 13 (50.00%) UNIX
1 13 (50.00%) Subversion
1 13 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 13 (50.00%) Regular Expression
2 12 (46.15%) Ajax
2 12 (46.15%) Spring Security
2 12 (46.15%) Spring
2 12 (46.15%) Hibernate
2 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 12 (46.15%) CSS
2 12 (46.15%) HTML
2 12 (46.15%) Shell Script
3 11 (42.31%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (42.31%) Puppet
3 11 (42.31%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (42.31%) WSGI
3 11 (42.31%) Jenkins
3 11 (42.31%) uWSGI
3 11 (42.31%) Relational Database
3 11 (42.31%) DevOps
4 10 (38.46%) WebSphere
4 10 (38.46%) RDBMS
4 10 (38.46%) IBM
4 10 (38.46%) Tomcat

Shibboleth
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Shibboleth 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 Shibboleth. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (50.00%) Apache
2 11 (42.31%) uWSGI
3 10 (38.46%) WebSphere
3 10 (38.46%) Tomcat
3 10 (38.46%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (19.23%) CMS
5 4 (15.38%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) MySQL
2 11 (42.31%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (42.31%) Relational Database
3 10 (38.46%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (50.00%) Subversion
1 13 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 11 (42.31%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.85%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Developer
2 13 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (23.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 6 (23.08%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (23.08%) Administrator
4 5 (19.23%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) PHP Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Web Applications Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (7.69%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) SAML
1 13 (50.00%) Regular Expression
2 12 (46.15%) Ajax
2 12 (46.15%) Spring Security
2 12 (46.15%) Spring
2 12 (46.15%) Hibernate
2 12 (46.15%) CSS
2 12 (46.15%) HTML
3 11 (42.31%) WSGI
4 10 (38.46%) JDBC
4 10 (38.46%) JSP
4 10 (38.46%) Struts
4 10 (38.46%) XML
5 7 (26.92%) ODBC
6 4 (15.38%) Apache Camel
6 4 (15.38%) Django
6 4 (15.38%) J2EE
7 3 (11.54%) Web Services
8 2 (7.69%) Symfony
8 2 (7.69%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Wiki
2 1 (3.85%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) UNIX
2 6 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (42.31%) DevOps
2 4 (15.38%) Web Application Development
2 4 (15.38%) Web Development
3 2 (7.69%) Content Management
3 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.69%) User Stories
4 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.85%) Coaching
4 1 (3.85%) UML
4 1 (3.85%) RAD
4 1 (3.85%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) Python
1 13 (50.00%) Java
1 13 (50.00%) PHP
2 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 12 (46.15%) Shell Script
3 10 (38.46%) SQL
4 6 (23.08%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
Systems Management
1 11 (42.31%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) IBM