The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the London region.

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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
Rank 388 385 359
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -26
Contract jobs citing SAML 20 32 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.088% 0.13% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% 0.43% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 26 33
Average daily rate
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£440 £400 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £275 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £393 £488
% change year-on-year
-23.56% -19.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 - £57.50
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7028 7401 7443
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.82% 31.06% 28.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 5038 5329 5143
Average daily rate £425 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 90 89
Average hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.75 £18.80 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +7.69%
SAML
England

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 10 July 2014.

SAML Daily Rate Histogram 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 10 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 2 £525 -4.54% 1
SAML
England

SAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 20 (47.62%) Web Services
2 17 (40.48%) Oracle
3 15 (35.71%) SOAP
3 15 (35.71%) REST
4 10 (23.81%) Java
4 10 (23.81%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (23.81%) Telecoms
5 9 (21.43%) WebLogic
5 9 (21.43%) IIS
6 8 (19.05%) JSP
6 8 (19.05%) Servlets
6 8 (19.05%) C#
6 8 (19.05%) J2EE
6 8 (19.05%) Struts
6 8 (19.05%) JBoss
6 8 (19.05%) Apache
6 8 (19.05%) Tomcat
6 8 (19.05%) B2B
6 8 (19.05%) Migration
6 8 (19.05%) JAAS
6 8 (19.05%) Spring
6 8 (19.05%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (19.05%) Data Migration
7 7 (16.67%) Time Management
7 7 (16.67%) .NET
8 6 (14.29%) SQL
8 6 (14.29%) UNIX
8 6 (14.29%) Identity Management
8 6 (14.29%) Degree
9 5 (11.90%) JSON

SAML
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 9 (21.43%) WebLogic
1 9 (21.43%) IIS
2 8 (19.05%) Apache
2 8 (19.05%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.38%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.14%) PaaS
3 2 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) HTTP
2 3 (7.14%) LDAP
2 3 (7.14%) Internet
3 2 (4.76%) 3GPP
4 1 (2.38%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.38%) VPN
4 1 (2.38%) X.509
4 1 (2.38%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Selenium
2 3 (7.14%) JSUnit
2 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.14%) NUnit
2 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.14%) WebDriver
2 3 (7.14%) MSTest
2 3 (7.14%) SpecFlow
2 3 (7.14%) QUnit
2 3 (7.14%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.38%) PhoneGap
3 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 5 (11.90%) Finance
3 3 (7.14%) Advertising
4 2 (4.76%) Publishing
4 2 (4.76%) Retail
5 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.38%) Back Office
5 1 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (42.86%) Architect
2 8 (19.05%) Consultant
3 7 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
5 5 (11.90%) Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 4 (9.52%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 4 (9.52%) Technical Architect
6 4 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (9.52%) Lead Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Salesforce.com Consultant
7 3 (7.14%) .NET Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Test Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Management Consultant
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (4.76%) Security Consultant
8 2 (4.76%) Security Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Security Consultant
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (47.62%) Web Services
2 15 (35.71%) SOAP
2 15 (35.71%) REST
3 8 (19.05%) Struts
3 8 (19.05%) JSP
3 8 (19.05%) Servlets
3 8 (19.05%) J2EE
3 8 (19.05%) JAAS
3 8 (19.05%) Spring
4 7 (16.67%) .NET
5 5 (11.90%) JSON
5 5 (11.90%) RESTful
5 5 (11.90%) OpenID
5 5 (11.90%) OAuth
6 3 (7.14%) WPF
6 3 (7.14%) XML
7 2 (4.76%) Middleware
7 2 (4.76%) HTML
7 2 (4.76%) CSS
7 2 (4.76%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.76%) Smartcard
2 2 (4.76%) Cryptography
2 2 (4.76%) PKI
3 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.38%) Social Media
3 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) UNIX
2 4 (9.52%) Linux
3 3 (7.14%) Windows
4 1 (2.38%) Android
4 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.05%) B2B
1 8 (19.05%) Migration
1 8 (19.05%) Technical Architecture
1 8 (19.05%) Data Migration
2 7 (16.67%) Time Management
3 6 (14.29%) Identity Management
4 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.90%) Analytics
5 4 (9.52%) BDD
5 4 (9.52%) Unit Testing
6 3 (7.14%) MVC
6 3 (7.14%) Security Architecture
6 3 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.76%) Functional Testing
7 2 (4.76%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (4.76%) Automated Testing
7 2 (4.76%) Web Development
7 2 (4.76%) Software Testing
7 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (4.76%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.81%) Java
2 8 (19.05%) C#
3 6 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.38%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Degree
2 4 (9.52%) DV Cleared
2 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.14%) CISSP
4 2 (4.76%) CISA
4 2 (4.76%) CISM
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.38%) CCNP
5 1 (2.38%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) CA SiteMinder
1 3 (7.14%) OpenSSO
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 17 (40.48%) Oracle
2 10 (23.81%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (19.05%) JBoss
4 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.14%) SAP
5 3 (7.14%) Citrix
5 3 (7.14%) DevExpress
5 3 (7.14%) CA
6 2 (4.76%) Sun
7 1 (2.38%) Adobe
7 1 (2.38%) IBM
7 1 (2.38%) Business Objects
7 1 (2.38%) Sencha
7 1 (2.38%) Aveksa
7 1 (2.38%) KonyOne
7 1 (2.38%) Kony
7 1 (2.38%) Software AG
7 1 (2.38%) webMethods
7 1 (2.38%) Sitecore
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