The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 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 South East 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
Rank 241 - 245
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SAML 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.033% - 0.040%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% - 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate
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£200 - £299
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £420 £488
% change year-on-year
-28.48% -13.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 - £57.50
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2213 2113 2203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.04% 24.93% 22.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1243 1141 1144
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 68 75
Average hourly rate £33.75 £37.50 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.88 £20.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
SAML
England

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
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 31 July 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
East Sussex - 1 £200 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 1
Surrey - - - -
Thames Valley - - - -
SAML
England

SAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (60.00%) Windows
1 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (60.00%) Shibboleth
2 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) PHP
3 4 (40.00%) Perl
3 4 (40.00%) LDAP
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) Apache
3 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (40.00%) LAN
3 4 (40.00%) WAN
3 4 (40.00%) HP
3 4 (40.00%) SSL
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) Juniper
3 4 (40.00%) SAN
3 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (40.00%) McAfee
3 4 (40.00%) Identity Management
3 4 (40.00%) Migration
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Backup Exec

SAML
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (40.00%) GlassFish
3 4 (40.00%) Apache
4 2 (20.00%) Lync
5 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (10.00%) CMS
5 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Google Apps
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) LDAP
1 4 (40.00%) LAN
1 4 (40.00%) WAN
1 4 (40.00%) SSL
1 4 (40.00%) SAN
1 4 (40.00%) IPsec
2 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Deployment Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Support
3 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (10.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) JSF
2 1 (10.00%) Ajax
2 1 (10.00%) JSON
2 1 (10.00%) Spring Security
2 1 (10.00%) WebCenter
2 1 (10.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Camel
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) JDBC
2 1 (10.00%) JSP
2 1 (10.00%) SOAP
2 1 (10.00%) Struts
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Open Source
2 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Blog
3 1 (10.00%) Social Media
3 1 (10.00%) iPad
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (40.00%) Identity Management
1 4 (40.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Information Security
2 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
4 1 (10.00%) B2B
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) PHP
2 4 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (20.00%) C
3 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCTS
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (60.00%) Shibboleth
2 4 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Backup Exec
1 4 (40.00%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (20.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (10.00%) XenMobile
3 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) Juniper
3 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (40.00%) HP
3 4 (40.00%) McAfee
3 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Blue Coat
4 2 (20.00%) Google
5 1 (10.00%) Twitter
5 1 (10.00%) FatWire
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) Apple
5 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (10.00%) IBM
5 1 (10.00%) Adobe