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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
Rank 376 383 369
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Contract jobs citing SAML 35 23 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.099% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.48% 0.32% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 26
Average daily rate
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£461 £429 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.52% +7.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £354 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £449 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £356 £393
% change year-on-year
+22.80% -9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 -
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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
7224 7215 7279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.90% 31.02% 31.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 5234 5198 5230
Average daily rate £425 £423 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 33 97
Average hourly rate £22.50 £45.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £53.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +1 7 £500 - 4
West Drayton - 1 £563 -
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England

SAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 34 (62.96%) Java
2 22 (40.74%) OAuth
3 20 (37.04%) Kerberos
4 15 (27.78%) CA Single Sign-On
4 15 (27.78%) Firewall
5 14 (25.93%) CA
5 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
5 14 (25.93%) Web Services
5 14 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (22.22%) LDAP
6 12 (22.22%) Finance
7 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
7 11 (20.37%) .NET
8 10 (18.52%) C#
8 10 (18.52%) DNS
9 9 (16.67%) Python
9 9 (16.67%) SQL
9 9 (16.67%) HP
9 9 (16.67%) REST
9 9 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
9 9 (16.67%) JSON
10 8 (14.81%) Banking
10 8 (14.81%) Maven
10 8 (14.81%) SaaS
10 8 (14.81%) OWASP
10 8 (14.81%) Fixed Income
10 8 (14.81%) HTML
10 8 (14.81%) SOAP
10 8 (14.81%) Visual Studio
11 7 (12.96%) XML

SAML
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 6 (11.11%) Mule
2 5 (9.26%) Apache
2 5 (9.26%) Mule ESB
3 4 (7.41%) WebSphere
3 4 (7.41%) Lotus Domino
4 3 (5.56%) IIS
4 3 (5.56%) JBoss
4 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.56%) MS Exchange
4 3 (5.56%) GroupWise
5 2 (3.70%) CMS
5 2 (3.70%) Jadu
5 2 (3.70%) NetWeaver
5 2 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (3.70%) iPlanet
5 2 (3.70%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.70%) Node.js
6 1 (1.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.85%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.81%) SaaS
2 5 (9.26%) GitHub
3 2 (3.70%) PaaS
3 2 (3.70%) Google Analytics
3 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.85%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 20 (37.04%) Kerberos
2 15 (27.78%) Firewall
3 12 (22.22%) LDAP
4 10 (18.52%) DNS
5 7 (12.96%) HTTP
6 6 (11.11%) DMZ
7 5 (9.26%) Internet
8 4 (7.41%) VPN
9 2 (3.70%) SSL
9 2 (3.70%) Extranet
9 2 (3.70%) Intranet
9 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
9 2 (3.70%) 3GPP
9 2 (3.70%) SMTP
9 2 (3.70%) DHCP
9 2 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (3.70%) Cisco ISE
10 1 (1.85%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.96%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.26%) MySQL
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.70%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.70%) Data Mining
3 2 (3.70%) Sybase ASA
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (14.81%) Visual Studio
1 8 (14.81%) Maven
2 7 (12.96%) Subversion
3 4 (7.41%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.70%) Mockito
4 2 (3.70%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.70%) Selenium
4 2 (3.70%) Ant
5 1 (1.85%) JUnit
5 1 (1.85%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.85%) JMeter
5 1 (1.85%) EasyMock
5 1 (1.85%) JIRA
5 1 (1.85%) Hudson
5 1 (1.85%) Jasmine
General
1 12 (22.22%) Finance
2 8 (14.81%) Banking
3 5 (9.26%) Retail
4 4 (7.41%) Marketing
5 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.70%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.85%) Advertising
7 1 (1.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (25.93%) Analyst
2 12 (22.22%) Security Analyst
3 11 (20.37%) Developer
3 11 (20.37%) Application Security Analyst
4 7 (12.96%) Architect
5 5 (9.26%) Security Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Technical Architect
6 4 (7.41%) MuleSoft Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (3.70%) Security Consultant
8 2 (3.70%) Technical Support
8 2 (3.70%) Support Specialist
8 2 (3.70%) Business Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Deployment Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Applications Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Technical Support Specialist
9 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (40.74%) OAuth
2 14 (25.93%) Web Services
3 11 (20.37%) .NET
4 9 (16.67%) REST
4 9 (16.67%) JSON
5 8 (14.81%) HTML
5 8 (14.81%) SOAP
6 7 (12.96%) XML
6 7 (12.96%) JMS
7 6 (11.11%) Spring
8 5 (9.26%) Ajax
8 5 (9.26%) Hibernate
8 5 (9.26%) Middleware
9 4 (7.41%) J2EE
9 4 (7.41%) OpenID
9 4 (7.41%) OAuth2
10 3 (5.56%) Servlets
10 3 (5.56%) CSS
10 3 (5.56%) jQuery
11 2 (3.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Fixed Income
2 7 (12.96%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (7.41%) Cryptography
3 4 (7.41%) BYOD
4 3 (5.56%) User Experience
4 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.70%) New Media
5 2 (3.70%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.70%) PKI
5 2 (3.70%) Statistics
5 2 (3.70%) Clustering
5 2 (3.70%) W3C
5 2 (3.70%) GIS
5 2 (3.70%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.85%) IVR
6 1 (1.85%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.85%) Derivative
6 1 (1.85%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.85%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) Linux
1 7 (12.96%) Android
2 6 (11.11%) UNIX
3 4 (7.41%) Windows
3 4 (7.41%) Apple iOS
4 3 (5.56%) Solaris
5 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.85%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 8 (14.81%) OWASP
4 7 (12.96%) Open Source
4 7 (12.96%) Use Case
4 7 (12.96%) Identity Management
5 5 (9.26%) SOA
5 5 (9.26%) Analytics
6 4 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (7.41%) SEO
6 4 (7.41%) Data Modelling
7 3 (5.56%) ITIL
7 3 (5.56%) UML
7 3 (5.56%) Validation
7 3 (5.56%) Scrum
7 3 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (5.56%) SDLC
8 2 (3.70%) Software Delivery
8 2 (3.70%) User Stories
8 2 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 34 (62.96%) Java
2 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
3 10 (18.52%) C#
4 9 (16.67%) SQL
4 9 (16.67%) Python
5 7 (12.96%) Shell Script
6 4 (7.41%) PHP
7 3 (5.56%) Perl
8 2 (3.70%) PHP5
8 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.70%) R
9 1 (1.85%) C
9 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.70%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.85%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 15 (27.78%) CA Single Sign-On
2 5 (9.26%) CloudHub
3 4 (7.41%) Tivoli
3 4 (7.41%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 3 (5.56%) OpenAM
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (1.85%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
1 14 (25.93%) CA
2 9 (16.67%) HP
3 7 (12.96%) Oracle
4 5 (9.26%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (9.26%) MuleSoft
5 4 (7.41%) VMware
6 3 (5.56%) ForgeRock
6 3 (5.56%) Novell
6 3 (5.56%) Lotus
7 2 (3.70%) Google
7 2 (3.70%) Sybase
7 2 (3.70%) Cisco
7 2 (3.70%) Citrix
7 2 (3.70%) Cyber-Ark
8 1 (1.85%) KANA
8 1 (1.85%) AppDynamics
8 1 (1.85%) IBM
8 1 (1.85%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (1.85%) Dell
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