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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet2 Shibboleth
Rank 582 - 563
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Shibboleth 18 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.034% - 0.008%
As % of the System Software category 0.35% - 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 4
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£338 - £388
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 - £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 - -
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
5196 4753 4508
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.78% 9.90% 8.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2908 2480 2203
Average daily rate £360 £348 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.59% -0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £175 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.60% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 648 602 598
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.25 £31.56 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+8.64% -

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
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 21 October 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Shibboleth within the England region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
London - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
Shibboleth
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Shibboleth
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 17 (70.83%) Java
1 17 (70.83%) SAML
2 14 (58.33%) Hibernate
2 14 (58.33%) Spring
2 14 (58.33%) Spring Security
2 14 (58.33%) Relational Database
3 13 (54.17%) Tomcat
4 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (50.00%) HTML
4 12 (50.00%) CSS
4 12 (50.00%) Ajax
5 11 (45.83%) Struts
6 10 (41.67%) JDBC
6 10 (41.67%) JSP
6 10 (41.67%) XML
6 10 (41.67%) SQL
6 10 (41.67%) RDBMS
6 10 (41.67%) WebSphere Application Server
6 10 (41.67%) IBM
6 10 (41.67%) WebSphere
7 8 (33.33%) Apache
7 8 (33.33%) PHP
7 8 (33.33%) UNIX
8 7 (29.17%) J2EE
9 6 (25.00%) MySQL
9 6 (25.00%) ODBC
9 6 (25.00%) Python
9 6 (25.00%) Shell Script
9 6 (25.00%) Subversion
9 6 (25.00%) Regular Expression

Shibboleth
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 (54.17%) Tomcat
2 10 (41.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 10 (41.67%) WebSphere
3 8 (33.33%) Apache
4 4 (16.67%) CMS
4 4 (16.67%) uWSGI
5 2 (8.33%) GlassFish
5 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (4.17%) JBoss
6 1 (4.17%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) LDAP
1 3 (12.50%) SAN
2 2 (8.33%) IPsec
2 2 (8.33%) HTTP
2 2 (8.33%) LAN
2 2 (8.33%) WAN
2 2 (8.33%) SSL
3 1 (4.17%) SMTP
3 1 (4.17%) DNS
3 1 (4.17%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) Relational Database
2 10 (41.67%) RDBMS
3 6 (25.00%) MySQL
4 4 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Subversion
1 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
3 2 (8.33%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Developer
2 15 (62.50%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Applications Developer
5 2 (8.33%) PHP Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Web Applications Developer
5 2 (8.33%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Development Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (70.83%) SAML
2 14 (58.33%) Hibernate
2 14 (58.33%) Spring
2 14 (58.33%) Spring Security
3 12 (50.00%) Ajax
3 12 (50.00%) HTML
3 12 (50.00%) CSS
4 11 (45.83%) Struts
5 10 (41.67%) XML
5 10 (41.67%) JDBC
5 10 (41.67%) JSP
6 7 (29.17%) J2EE
7 6 (25.00%) ODBC
7 6 (25.00%) Regular Expression
8 4 (16.67%) WSGI
8 4 (16.67%) Web Services
9 3 (12.50%) Apache Camel
10 2 (8.33%) Spring Batch
10 2 (8.33%) Spring Web Flow
10 2 (8.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Open Source
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) UNIX
2 3 (12.50%) Linux
3 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.33%) Windows
4 1 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Migration
1 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (12.50%) DevOps
2 3 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (8.33%) UML
3 2 (8.33%) RAD
3 2 (8.33%) Information Security
3 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.33%) Content Management
3 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (8.33%) User Stories
3 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (8.33%) Identity Management
3 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.17%) Coaching
4 1 (4.17%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) Java
2 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (41.67%) SQL
4 8 (33.33%) PHP
5 6 (25.00%) Python
5 6 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 4 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Puppet
2 2 (8.33%) Backup Exec
2 2 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (4.17%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) IBM
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 3 (12.50%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) Blue Coat
3 2 (8.33%) McAfee
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco
3 2 (8.33%) HP
3 2 (8.33%) Juniper