The first table below looks at the demand for SAML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAML over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Midlands 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing SAML 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £475 £600
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £57.50 -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
23 39 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 11.17% 19.02% 23.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 14
Average daily rate £350 £280 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
SAML
England

SAML
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAML across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SAML Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

SAML
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SAML across the Midlands region.

SAML Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

SAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Ant
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) LDAP
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) SAS
1 3 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) X.509
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Validation
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Guice
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 3 (100.00%) Mockito
1 3 (100.00%) Gradle
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins

SAML
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LDAP
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) X.509
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Ant
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Mockito
1 3 (100.00%) Gradle
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint Developer
2 2 (66.67%) WebLogic Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Guice
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Validation
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle