The table below looks at the statistics for SAML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAML over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
Rank 73 71 76
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing SAML 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.30% 0.11% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.30% 0.47% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £400 £525 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £525 £369
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +42.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SAML
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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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
231 212 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 23.45% 24.20% 24.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 129 140
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

SAML
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

SAML Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SAML
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

SAML Daily Rate Trend in Reading

SAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) XSD
1 2 (66.67%) XSL
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (66.67%) WSE
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Software Optimisation
2 1 (33.33%) React
2 1 (33.33%) gulp
2 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (33.33%) ES6
2 1 (33.33%) Babel
2 1 (33.33%) Sass
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing

SAML
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 2 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Babel
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) gulp
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Laravel Developer
2 1 (33.33%) PHP Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) WSE
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) XSD
1 2 (66.67%) XSL
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Laravel
2 1 (33.33%) React
2 1 (33.33%) Sass
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Optimisation
2 1 (33.33%) MSF
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) ES6
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft