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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SAML over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
Rank 233 224 251
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +27
Contract jobs citing SAML 17 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.093% 0.043%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.74% 0.36% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 3
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£450 £425 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +29.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £328
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +14.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2293 2231 2404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.59% 25.95% 25.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1368 1305 1173
Average daily rate £355 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 58 87
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.73 £17.50 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.90 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

SAML
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAML across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 October 2014.

SAML Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAML within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey - 5 £450 -
Hampshire - 3 £588 -
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England

SAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 13 (59.09%) Security Cleared
2 9 (40.91%) SC Cleared
2 9 (40.91%) OAuth
2 9 (40.91%) OpenID
2 9 (40.91%) Java
3 8 (36.36%) Identity Management
4 7 (31.82%) Hibernate
4 7 (31.82%) Information Security
4 7 (31.82%) Spring
5 6 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (27.27%) TOGAF
5 6 (27.27%) DV Cleared
5 6 (27.27%) CISSP
5 6 (27.27%) Oracle
6 5 (22.73%) JUnit
6 5 (22.73%) HTML
6 5 (22.73%) Sun Certification
6 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
6 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (22.73%) Maven
6 5 (22.73%) Ajax
6 5 (22.73%) Smart Meter
6 5 (22.73%) Waterfall
6 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
7 4 (18.18%) CMS
7 4 (18.18%) XML
7 4 (18.18%) Tomcat
8 3 (13.64%) Web Services
8 3 (13.64%) SOAP
8 3 (13.64%) PHP

SAML
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 4 (18.18%) Tomcat
1 4 (18.18%) CMS
2 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 2 (9.09%) GlassFish
3 2 (9.09%) Apache
4 1 (4.55%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) LDAP
1 2 (9.09%) LAN
1 2 (9.09%) WAN
1 2 (9.09%) SSL
1 2 (9.09%) SAN
1 2 (9.09%) IPsec
1 2 (9.09%) Network Security
2 1 (4.55%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) JUnit
1 5 (22.73%) Maven
1 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Java Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Architect
4 4 (18.18%) Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) Technical Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Oracle Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Oracle Technical Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Systems Support
7 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Management Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) PHP Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Systems Support Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Solutions Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) OAuth
1 9 (40.91%) OpenID
2 7 (31.82%) Hibernate
2 7 (31.82%) Spring
3 5 (22.73%) Ajax
3 5 (22.73%) HTML
4 4 (18.18%) XML
5 3 (13.64%) SOAP
5 3 (13.64%) Web Services
6 2 (9.09%) REST
6 2 (9.09%) Apache Camel
6 2 (9.09%) Struts
6 2 (9.09%) CSS
6 2 (9.09%) JDBC
6 2 (9.09%) JSP
6 2 (9.09%) JSON
6 2 (9.09%) Spring Security
7 1 (4.55%) WebCenter
7 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Smart Meter
2 3 (13.64%) Web 2.0
3 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.09%) Open Source
4 1 (4.55%) iPad
4 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
1 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
1 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Identity Management
2 7 (31.82%) Information Security
3 6 (27.27%) TOGAF
3 6 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
4 5 (22.73%) Waterfall
5 3 (13.64%) Security Architecture
5 3 (13.64%) Business Development
5 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
6 2 (9.09%) Migration
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 2 (9.09%) ITIL
6 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.09%) SOA
6 2 (9.09%) B2B
6 2 (9.09%) Time Management
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.55%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) Java
2 3 (13.64%) PHP
2 3 (13.64%) SQL
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) Security Cleared
2 9 (40.91%) SC Cleared
3 6 (27.27%) DV Cleared
3 6 (27.27%) CISSP
4 5 (22.73%) Sun Certification
5 1 (4.55%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Shibboleth
2 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Backup Exec
1 2 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) HP
3 2 (9.09%) Juniper
3 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco
3 2 (9.09%) IBM
3 2 (9.09%) McAfee
3 2 (9.09%) VMware
3 2 (9.09%) Blue Coat
4 1 (4.55%) FatWire
4 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.55%) Mercator
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