The table below looks at the statistics for SAML skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAML over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
Rank 236 249 242
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Contract jobs citing SAML 32 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.18% 0.056%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.35% 0.68% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 3
Median daily rate £425 £420 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +68.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £270 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £450 £335
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £36.00
SAML
England

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2370 2489 2131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.65% 26.08% 23.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1510 1579 1192
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 34 45
Median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.95 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

SAML
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

SAML
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

SAML Daily Rate Trend in the South East

SAML
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAML across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

SAML Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

SAML
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

SAML Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

SAML
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAML within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hampshire +20 20 £375 -16.66%
Surrey - 6 £475 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £451 - 1
Berkshire -4 1 £470 +135.00%
Middlesex - 1 £550 -
SAML
England

SAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 South East region with a requirement for SAML.

1 36 (52.17%) LDAP
2 35 (50.72%) Active Directory
3 32 (46.38%) Linux
4 30 (43.48%) Microsoft
5 25 (36.23%) OpenID
6 23 (33.33%) REST
7 22 (31.88%) Security Cleared
8 21 (30.43%) OAuth
9 20 (28.99%) SQL
10 19 (27.54%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (27.54%) SC Cleared
11 18 (26.09%) .NET
11 18 (26.09%) Java
11 18 (26.09%) Identity Access Management
12 17 (24.64%) SQL Server
12 17 (24.64%) Windows
12 17 (24.64%) Web Services
13 16 (23.19%) PKI
13 16 (23.19%) ForgeRock
13 16 (23.19%) OpenIDM
13 16 (23.19%) OpenAM
13 16 (23.19%) ASP.NET Web API
14 15 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 15 (21.74%) XML
14 15 (21.74%) MS Excel
14 15 (21.74%) Apache
15 14 (20.29%) CRM
15 14 (20.29%) JavaScript
16 13 (18.84%) Integration Testing
16 13 (18.84%) jQuery

SAML
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 15 (21.74%) Apache
2 11 (15.94%) SharePoint
3 10 (14.49%) IIS
4 6 (8.70%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (5.80%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.90%) CMS
6 2 (2.90%) JBoss
6 2 (2.90%) WildFly
7 1 (1.45%) Jetty
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.45%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 15 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 10 (14.49%) MS Visio
3 7 (10.14%) MS Office
4 3 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.90%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.45%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.25%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (7.25%) Office 365
3 4 (5.80%) Boomi
4 3 (4.35%) PaaS
5 2 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.90%) IaaS
6 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (52.17%) LDAP
2 12 (17.39%) Reverse Proxy
3 9 (13.04%) DNS
3 9 (13.04%) Kerberos
3 9 (13.04%) SAN
4 8 (11.59%) CTI
5 6 (8.70%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (5.80%) SMS
7 3 (4.35%) Firewall
7 3 (4.35%) SSH
7 3 (4.35%) SSL
7 3 (4.35%) TCP/IP
7 3 (4.35%) Wireshark
8 2 (2.90%) HTTPS
9 1 (1.45%) Internet
9 1 (1.45%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (24.64%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (11.59%) SAP Data Services
4 6 (8.70%) CouchDB
4 6 (8.70%) InterSystems Cache
4 6 (8.70%) MongoDB
5 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.90%) MySQL
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (15.94%) Selenium
2 10 (14.49%) SpecFlow
3 9 (13.04%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 8 (11.59%) Git (software)
5 7 (10.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (7.25%) Babel
6 5 (7.25%) Jasmine
6 5 (7.25%) NUnit
6 5 (7.25%) Visual Studio
6 5 (7.25%) webpack
7 4 (5.80%) MSI
7 4 (5.80%) Subversion
7 4 (5.80%) WiX
8 3 (4.35%) IntelliJ
8 3 (4.35%) JUnit
9 2 (2.90%) Eclipse
9 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
9 2 (2.90%) Maven
9 2 (2.90%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (1.45%) Rational DOORS
General
1 8 (11.59%) Military
2 4 (5.80%) Marketing
3 3 (4.35%) French Language
3 3 (4.35%) German Language
3 3 (4.35%) Italian Language
3 3 (4.35%) Portuguese Language
3 3 (4.35%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 30 (43.48%) Developer
2 15 (21.74%) Support Engineer
3 12 (17.39%) .NET Developer
3 12 (17.39%) Security Engineer
4 8 (11.59%) Designer
4 8 (11.59%) Security Support Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) Security Designer
6 5 (7.25%) Consultant
6 5 (7.25%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Architect
7 4 (5.80%) Azure Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Cloud Consultant
7 4 (5.80%) Cloud Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) CRM Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Escalation Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) SAP CRM Developer
7 4 (5.80%) SAP Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Access Developer
8 3 (4.35%) CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (36.23%) OpenID
2 23 (33.33%) REST
3 21 (30.43%) OAuth
4 18 (26.09%) .NET
5 17 (24.64%) Web Services
6 16 (23.19%) ASP.NET Web API
7 15 (21.74%) XML
8 13 (18.84%) jQuery
8 13 (18.84%) OAuth2
9 12 (17.39%) J2EE
9 12 (17.39%) React
10 11 (15.94%) Ajax
10 11 (15.94%) Breeze.js
10 11 (15.94%) Durandal
10 11 (15.94%) KnockoutJS
11 10 (14.49%) .NET Framework
11 10 (14.49%) ASP.NET
11 10 (14.49%) Entity Framework
12 8 (11.59%) HTML
13 7 (10.14%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.19%) PKI
2 12 (17.39%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.25%) N-Tier
4 4 (5.80%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.80%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.90%) Cryptography
6 2 (2.90%) User Experience
7 1 (1.45%) CMDB
7 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.45%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 32 (46.38%) Linux
2 17 (24.64%) Windows
3 15 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (13.04%) Unix
5 8 (11.59%) Windows Server
6 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.54%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (26.09%) Identity Access Management
3 14 (20.29%) CRM
4 13 (18.84%) Integration Testing
4 13 (18.84%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 13 (18.84%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 12 (17.39%) Identity Management
5 12 (17.39%) Information Security
5 12 (17.39%) Scrum
6 11 (15.94%) Mentoring
7 10 (14.49%) Full Text Search
8 9 (13.04%) System Integration Testing
8 9 (13.04%) Web Development
9 8 (11.59%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (11.59%) ITIL
9 8 (11.59%) Service Management
9 8 (11.59%) Workflow
10 7 (10.14%) MVC
10 7 (10.14%) OWASP
10 7 (10.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (28.99%) SQL
2 18 (26.09%) Java
3 14 (20.29%) JavaScript
4 12 (17.39%) C#
5 10 (14.49%) Shell Script
5 10 (14.49%) T-SQL
5 10 (14.49%) TypeScript
6 8 (11.59%) PowerShell
7 5 (7.25%) VB
8 4 (5.80%) PHP
9 2 (2.90%) C
9 2 (2.90%) Perl
9 2 (2.90%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.90%) Python
10 1 (1.45%) C++
10 1 (1.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 22 (31.88%) Security Cleared
2 19 (27.54%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.80%) Degree
4 1 (1.45%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (50.72%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.90%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.45%) NDS
4 1 (1.45%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 1 (1.45%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 16 (23.19%) OpenAM
1 16 (23.19%) OpenIDM
2 2 (2.90%) Ansible
2 2 (2.90%) yum
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 30 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 16 (23.19%) ForgeRock
3 11 (15.94%) VMware
4 10 (14.49%) Red Hat
5 8 (11.59%) SAP
6 6 (8.70%) Oracle
7 5 (7.25%) DevExpress
8 4 (5.80%) Dell
8 4 (5.80%) hybris
9 2 (2.90%) Cisco
9 2 (2.90%) Progress
10 1 (1.45%) IBM
10 1 (1.45%) Novell
10 1 (1.45%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.45%) Sitecore
10 1 (1.45%) Sybase
10 1 (1.45%) Telelogic