The table below looks at the statistics for SAML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAML over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SAML 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.32% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.99% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
101 82 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 32.58% 25.31% 16.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 62 29
Median daily rate £360 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

SAML
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

SAML
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

SAML Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

SAML
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAML within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
Liverpool - 1 £400 -
SAML
North West

SAML
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for SAML.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) JDeveloper
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

SAML
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JDeveloper
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle