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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
Rank - 36 -
Contract jobs citing SAML 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.29% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SAML
North West

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
108 87 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 36.73% 25.00% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 41 26
Median daily rate £375 £430 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.79% +22.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £35.10 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for SAML.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSD
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) OWASP

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 3 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# Software Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Software Developer
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) Autofac
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSD
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) OWASP
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle