The table below looks at the statistics for SAML skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAML over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
Rank 386 401 410
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +9
Contract jobs citing SAML 46 35 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.15% 0.099%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.63% 0.47% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 25 16
Median daily rate £525 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £397 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £705 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £36.00
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
7315 7430 7221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 33.03% 31.45% 31.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5515 5412 5163
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 50 40
Median hourly rate £45.00 £24.23 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.72% -46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.48 £16.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £62.50 £51.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.94%

SAML
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing SAML as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAML within the London region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Croydon - 9 £380 - 1
City of London +47 4 £675 +28.57%
SAML
England

SAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SAML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for SAML.

1 47 (57.32%) Java
2 37 (45.12%) OAuth
3 29 (35.37%) Microsoft
4 28 (34.15%) Kerberos
4 28 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (29.27%) Linux
5 24 (29.27%) LDAP
6 23 (28.05%) Oracle
6 23 (28.05%) HTTP
7 22 (26.83%) Active Directory
8 20 (24.39%) CISSP
8 20 (24.39%) REST
9 19 (23.17%) Identity Access Management
9 19 (23.17%) SQL
9 19 (23.17%) Windows
10 18 (21.95%) DNS
11 17 (20.73%) Finance
11 17 (20.73%) Information Security
12 16 (19.51%) SQL Server
12 16 (19.51%) Cisco
12 16 (19.51%) RESTful
13 15 (18.29%) Security Operations
14 14 (17.07%) Multi-Factor Authentication
14 14 (17.07%) Windows Server
14 14 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
14 14 (17.07%) Web Services
14 14 (17.07%) Python
15 13 (15.85%) Perl
15 13 (15.85%) SSL
16 12 (14.63%) Identity Management

SAML
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.10%) Apache
2 4 (4.88%) Mule
2 4 (4.88%) Mule ESB
2 4 (4.88%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (3.66%) JBoss
3 3 (3.66%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.66%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.44%) IIS
4 2 (2.44%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.22%) Apache Qpid
5 1 (1.22%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.22%) CMS
5 1 (1.22%) Confluence
5 1 (1.22%) Drupal
5 1 (1.22%) Jetty
5 1 (1.22%) SAS
5 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.22%) WildFly
Applications
1 6 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.44%) GNU Octave
3 1 (1.22%) MS Office
3 1 (1.22%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.22%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.10%) Office 365
3 5 (6.10%) SaaS
4 4 (4.88%) GitHub
5 2 (2.44%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.44%) Google Apps
6 1 (1.22%) IaaS
6 1 (1.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (34.15%) Kerberos
2 24 (29.27%) LDAP
3 23 (28.05%) HTTP
4 18 (21.95%) DNS
5 13 (15.85%) SSL
6 11 (13.41%) TCP/IP
7 6 (7.32%) SSH
7 6 (7.32%) VPN
8 5 (6.10%) SMTP
9 4 (4.88%) Firewall
9 4 (4.88%) Internet
10 2 (2.44%) DHCP
10 2 (2.44%) DMZ
10 2 (2.44%) Wireless
11 1 (1.22%) HTTPS
11 1 (1.22%) LAN
11 1 (1.22%) Network Security
11 1 (1.22%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (1.22%) SNMP
11 1 (1.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.20%) Oracle Database
3 5 (6.10%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.88%) MySQL
5 3 (3.66%) DB2
6 2 (2.44%) Big Data
6 2 (2.44%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.44%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.22%) GIS
7 1 (1.22%) Infinispan
7 1 (1.22%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.22%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.22%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (13.41%) Jenkins
1 11 (13.41%) JIRA
2 10 (12.20%) JMeter
2 10 (12.20%) JUnit
2 10 (12.20%) SoapUI
2 10 (12.20%) SonarQube
3 6 (7.32%) Maven
3 6 (7.32%) Subversion
4 4 (4.88%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.88%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.44%) Ant
5 2 (2.44%) Gerrit
5 2 (2.44%) Selenium
5 2 (2.44%) Toad
6 1 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.22%) Gradle
6 1 (1.22%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (20.73%) Finance
2 11 (13.41%) Banking
3 3 (3.66%) Games
3 3 (3.66%) Publishing
4 1 (1.22%) Billing
4 1 (1.22%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.22%) Marketing
4 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (26.83%) Architect
2 16 (19.51%) Developer
3 9 (10.98%) Tester
4 8 (9.76%) Consultant
5 7 (8.54%) Analyst
5 7 (8.54%) Automation Tester
5 7 (8.54%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (8.54%) Technical Architect
5 7 (8.54%) Technical Support
6 6 (7.32%) Applications Support
7 5 (6.10%) Security Consultant
8 4 (4.88%) Java Developer
8 4 (4.88%) Security Architect
9 3 (3.66%) Citrix Architect
9 3 (3.66%) Web Developer
9 3 (3.66%) Wintel Architect
10 2 (2.44%) Citrix Technical Architect
10 2 (2.44%) Cloud Architect
10 2 (2.44%) Digital Architect
10 2 (2.44%) Digital Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (45.12%) OAuth
2 20 (24.39%) REST
3 16 (19.51%) RESTful
4 14 (17.07%) Web Services
5 9 (10.98%) SOAP
6 7 (8.54%) OpenID
7 6 (7.32%) .NET
7 6 (7.32%) HTML
7 6 (7.32%) JMS
7 6 (7.32%) JSON
7 6 (7.32%) Middleware
7 6 (7.32%) XML
8 5 (6.10%) AngularJS
8 5 (6.10%) Hibernate
8 5 (6.10%) Spring
8 5 (6.10%) WAP
9 4 (4.88%) CSS
9 4 (4.88%) Java EE
9 4 (4.88%) LAMP
9 4 (4.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.98%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.32%) CESG
4 5 (6.10%) Security Operations Centre
5 4 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.66%) DataPower
6 3 (3.66%) Mainframe
6 3 (3.66%) User Experience
7 2 (2.44%) Online Banking
7 2 (2.44%) Over-the-Top Content
7 2 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (2.44%) Video on Demand
7 2 (2.44%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.22%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.22%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.22%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.22%) Semantic Web
8 1 (1.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (29.27%) Linux
2 19 (23.17%) Windows
3 14 (17.07%) Windows Server
3 14 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.44%) Solaris
5 2 (2.44%) Unix
5 2 (2.44%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (23.17%) Identity Access Management
3 17 (20.73%) Information Security
4 15 (18.29%) Security Operations
5 14 (17.07%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 12 (14.63%) Identity Management
6 12 (14.63%) Scrum
7 10 (12.20%) Automated Testing
7 10 (12.20%) Defect Tracking
7 10 (12.20%) Functional Testing
7 10 (12.20%) Network Architecture
7 10 (12.20%) Password Management
7 10 (12.20%) Smoke Testing
8 8 (9.76%) Business Continuity
8 8 (9.76%) CRM
8 8 (9.76%) Non-Functional Testing
8 8 (9.76%) Project Management
8 8 (9.76%) Technical Architecture
9 7 (8.54%) ITIL
9 7 (8.54%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 47 (57.32%) Java
2 19 (23.17%) SQL
3 14 (17.07%) Python
4 13 (15.85%) Perl
5 12 (14.63%) PowerShell
6 11 (13.41%) JavaScript
7 10 (12.20%) VB
8 7 (8.54%) C#
9 2 (2.44%) C
9 2 (2.44%) PHP
9 2 (2.44%) Ruby
10 1 (1.22%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.22%) C++
10 1 (1.22%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.22%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 20 (24.39%) CISSP
2 10 (12.20%) CISA
2 10 (12.20%) CISM
2 10 (12.20%) Security Cleared
3 7 (8.54%) Degree
3 7 (8.54%) SC Cleared
4 6 (7.32%) CCNA
4 6 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (7.32%) MCSA
4 6 (7.32%) MCSE
4 6 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.66%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.22%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) COBIT
2 2 (2.44%) SLA
3 1 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 22 (26.83%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.66%) XenApp
3 2 (2.44%) Firmware
3 2 (2.44%) Shibboleth
3 2 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.44%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.22%) Samba
4 1 (1.22%) Snort
4 1 (1.22%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (6.10%) SCCM
2 4 (4.88%) CA Single Sign-On
2 4 (4.88%) CloudHub
2 4 (4.88%) HP Fortify
3 3 (3.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (2.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (1.22%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 29 (35.37%) Microsoft
2 23 (28.05%) Oracle
3 16 (19.51%) Cisco
4 10 (12.20%) CheckPoint
4 10 (12.20%) Cyber-Ark
5 8 (9.76%) IBM
5 8 (9.76%) MuleSoft
6 6 (7.32%) HP
7 4 (4.88%) CA
8 3 (3.66%) Citrix
8 3 (3.66%) Symantec
8 3 (3.66%) VMware
9 2 (2.44%) ForgeRock
9 2 (2.44%) Google
9 2 (2.44%) Nagra
9 2 (2.44%) ServiceNow
9 2 (2.44%) Siebel
9 2 (2.44%) Splunk
10 1 (1.22%) Cloudera
10 1 (1.22%) Facebook
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