The table below looks at the statistics for SAML skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAML over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
Rank 365 387 371
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -16
Contract jobs citing SAML 37 18 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.079% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.55% 0.26% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 7 28
Average daily rate
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£500 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £330 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £435 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 £57.50
% change year-on-year
- -37.39%
SAML
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6739 6953 6561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.73% 30.52% 29.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4855 5107 4738
Average daily rate £420 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 16 92
Average hourly rate £22.18 £35.00 £40.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.62% -14.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £24.90 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £175.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

SAML
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAML across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SAML Jobs Demand Trend in London

SAML
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SAML Daily Rate Trend in London

SAML
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAML across the London region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

SAML Daily Rate Histogram in London

SAML
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAML across the London region.

SAML Hourly Rate Trend in London

SAML
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAML within the London region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
City of London +23 11 £475 - 2
West Drayton - 1 £563 -
SAML
England

SAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 33 (64.71%) Java
2 23 (45.10%) OAuth
3 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (33.33%) Web Services
3 17 (33.33%) Kerberos
4 12 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 12 (23.53%) CA Single Sign-On
4 12 (23.53%) Firewall
5 11 (21.57%) CA
5 11 (21.57%) LDAP
6 10 (19.61%) JMS
6 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
6 10 (19.61%) SOAP
6 10 (19.61%) Finance
6 10 (19.61%) Maven
6 10 (19.61%) REST
7 9 (17.65%) SaaS
7 9 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (17.65%) JSON
7 9 (17.65%) HTML
8 8 (15.69%) .NET
8 8 (15.69%) XML
8 8 (15.69%) DNS
8 8 (15.69%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (15.69%) Banking
8 8 (15.69%) Subversion
8 8 (15.69%) Mule
8 8 (15.69%) Open Source
9 7 (13.73%) GitHub
9 7 (13.73%) Use Case

SAML
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 8 (15.69%) Mule
2 7 (13.73%) Mule ESB
3 4 (7.84%) Lotus Domino
3 4 (7.84%) Apache
3 4 (7.84%) WebSphere
4 3 (5.88%) GroupWise
4 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.88%) MS Exchange
4 3 (5.88%) JBoss
5 2 (3.92%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.92%) IIS
5 2 (3.92%) CMS
5 2 (3.92%) iPlanet
5 2 (3.92%) Jadu
6 1 (1.96%) Confluence
6 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.96%) Node.js
6 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.96%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.65%) SaaS
2 7 (13.73%) GitHub
3 1 (1.96%) PaaS
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.96%) Taleo
3 1 (1.96%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 17 (33.33%) Kerberos
2 12 (23.53%) Firewall
3 11 (21.57%) LDAP
4 8 (15.69%) DNS
5 7 (13.73%) HTTP
6 6 (11.76%) DMZ
7 5 (9.80%) Internet
8 4 (7.84%) VPN
9 2 (3.92%) SMTP
9 2 (3.92%) DHCP
9 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
9 2 (3.92%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (3.92%) Extranet
9 2 (3.92%) Intranet
9 2 (3.92%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (3.92%) Cisco ISE
9 2 (3.92%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.96%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (1.96%) X.509
10 1 (1.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) MySQL
3 2 (3.92%) Sybase ASA
3 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.96%) Big Data
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.96%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 10 (19.61%) Maven
2 8 (15.69%) Subversion
3 5 (9.80%) Visual Studio
4 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.92%) Ant
5 2 (3.92%) Selenium
5 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.92%) Mockito
6 1 (1.96%) Hudson
6 1 (1.96%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.96%) EasyMock
6 1 (1.96%) JUnit
General
1 10 (19.61%) Finance
2 8 (15.69%) Banking
3 4 (7.84%) Marketing
4 3 (5.88%) Investment Banking
4 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.92%) Retail
6 1 (1.96%) Advertising
6 1 (1.96%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (23.53%) Developer
2 11 (21.57%) Analyst
3 9 (17.65%) Architect
3 9 (17.65%) Security Analyst
4 8 (15.69%) Application Security Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Security Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Enterprise Architect
6 4 (7.84%) MuleSoft Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Technical Architect
7 3 (5.88%) Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) Business Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Technical Support Specialist
8 2 (3.92%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (3.92%) Technical Support
8 2 (3.92%) Support Specialist
8 2 (3.92%) Security Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) Deployment Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (45.10%) OAuth
2 17 (33.33%) Web Services
3 10 (19.61%) JMS
3 10 (19.61%) SOAP
3 10 (19.61%) REST
4 9 (17.65%) JSON
4 9 (17.65%) HTML
5 8 (15.69%) .NET
5 8 (15.69%) XML
6 5 (9.80%) Spring
6 5 (9.80%) Ajax
7 4 (7.84%) CSS
7 4 (7.84%) J2EE
7 4 (7.84%) Hibernate
7 4 (7.84%) Middleware
7 4 (7.84%) jQuery
8 3 (5.88%) HTML5
8 3 (5.88%) CSS3
8 3 (5.88%) Servlets
9 2 (3.92%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (9.80%) Fixed Income
3 4 (7.84%) BYOD
4 3 (5.88%) User Experience
4 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.92%) W3C
5 2 (3.92%) Cryptography
5 2 (3.92%) PKI
5 2 (3.92%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.92%) New Media
6 1 (1.96%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.96%) Social Media
6 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.96%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.96%) Derivative
6 1 (1.96%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.96%) GIS
6 1 (1.96%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Android
2 5 (9.80%) Linux
3 4 (7.84%) UNIX
4 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
4 3 (5.88%) Windows
4 3 (5.88%) Solaris
5 1 (1.96%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (15.69%) Open Source
3 7 (13.73%) Use Case
3 7 (13.73%) Identity Management
3 7 (13.73%) SOA
4 6 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (9.80%) OWASP
6 4 (7.84%) UML
7 3 (5.88%) SDLC
7 3 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (5.88%) Scrum
7 3 (5.88%) SEO
7 3 (5.88%) ITIL
8 2 (3.92%) MVC
8 2 (3.92%) Validation
8 2 (3.92%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.92%) Data Protection
8 2 (3.92%) Business Analysis
8 2 (3.92%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (64.71%) Java
2 12 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 7 (13.73%) Python
3 7 (13.73%) C#
4 6 (11.76%) SQL
4 6 (11.76%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.88%) Perl
5 3 (5.88%) PHP
6 2 (3.92%) PHP5
7 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.96%) C++
7 1 (1.96%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.92%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.96%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 12 (23.53%) CA Single Sign-On
2 7 (13.73%) CloudHub
3 4 (7.84%) Tivoli
3 4 (7.84%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 3 (5.88%) OpenAM
5 2 (3.92%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (1.96%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 11 (21.57%) CA
2 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
3 8 (15.69%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (13.73%) Oracle
5 6 (11.76%) MuleSoft
6 5 (9.80%) HP
7 4 (7.84%) VMware
8 3 (5.88%) ForgeRock
8 3 (5.88%) Novell
8 3 (5.88%) Lotus
9 2 (3.92%) Cisco
9 2 (3.92%) Sybase
9 2 (3.92%) Citrix
9 2 (3.92%) Cyber-Ark
10 1 (1.96%) Splunk
10 1 (1.96%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.96%) Google
10 1 (1.96%) KANA
10 1 (1.96%) Hyperion
10 1 (1.96%) FatWire