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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet2 Shibboleth
Rank 553 540 513
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -27
Contract jobs citing Shibboleth 11 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.013% 0.002%
As % of the System Software category 0.24% 0.14% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -22.61%
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
4628 4316 3915
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.72% 9.43% 9.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2585 2166 1875
Average daily rate £385 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £173 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £308 £315
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 535 512 677
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £10.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.46 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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 27 February 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 11 (73.33%) PHP
1 11 (73.33%) MySQL
1 11 (73.33%) UNIX
1 11 (73.33%) Apache
1 11 (73.33%) Python
1 11 (73.33%) Subversion
1 11 (73.33%) PostgreSQL
1 11 (73.33%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (73.33%) Git (software)
1 11 (73.33%) Puppet
1 11 (73.33%) Regular Expression
1 11 (73.33%) WSGI
1 11 (73.33%) Jenkins
1 11 (73.33%) uWSGI
1 11 (73.33%) DevOps
2 10 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 6 (40.00%) Linux
3 6 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (40.00%) Wiki
4 5 (33.33%) CMS
4 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 5 (33.33%) ODBC
5 4 (26.67%) XML
5 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
5 4 (26.67%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (26.67%) CSS
5 4 (26.67%) JDBC
5 4 (26.67%) JSP
5 4 (26.67%) Struts
5 4 (26.67%) SQL

Shibboleth
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 11 (73.33%) Apache
1 11 (73.33%) uWSGI
2 5 (33.33%) CMS
3 4 (26.67%) WebSphere
3 4 (26.67%) Drupal
3 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
3 4 (26.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) MySQL
1 11 (73.33%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 4 (26.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (73.33%) Subversion
1 11 (73.33%) Git (software)
1 11 (73.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.67%) Rational Application Developer
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (40.00%) Administrator
1 6 (40.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 6 (40.00%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) Regular Expression
1 11 (73.33%) WSGI
2 5 (33.33%) ODBC
3 4 (26.67%) SAML
3 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
3 4 (26.67%) Spring
3 4 (26.67%) Ajax
3 4 (26.67%) Spring Security
3 4 (26.67%) Django
3 4 (26.67%) CSS
3 4 (26.67%) JDBC
3 4 (26.67%) JSP
3 4 (26.67%) Struts
3 4 (26.67%) Apache Camel
3 4 (26.67%) HTML
3 4 (26.67%) XML
4 1 (6.67%) J2EE
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Wiki
2 1 (6.67%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) UNIX
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (73.33%) DevOps
2 4 (26.67%) Web Development
2 4 (26.67%) Web Application Development
3 1 (6.67%) UML
3 1 (6.67%) RAD
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) PHP
1 11 (73.33%) Python
2 10 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 6 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) Java
4 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 11 (73.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) IBM