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 29 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
Rank 228 225 233
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs citing SAML 31 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.13% 0.036%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.32% 0.53% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 2
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£525 £425 £269
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% +58.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £94
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £475 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £425 £625
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -32.00%
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2340 2089 2066
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.90% 24.49% 25.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1420 1165 1123
Average daily rate £350 £335 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £448 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 64 87
Average hourly rate £26.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £14.93 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 29 December 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 29 December 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Berkshire +13 22 £525 +23.52% 2
SAML
England

SAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 24 (63.16%) Security Cleared
2 23 (60.53%) OAuth
3 21 (55.26%) OpenID
4 18 (47.37%) TOGAF
4 18 (47.37%) Enterprise Architecture
4 18 (47.37%) CISSP
4 18 (47.37%) Identity Management
5 17 (44.74%) Information Security
5 17 (44.74%) SC Cleared
6 16 (42.11%) DV Cleared
7 11 (28.95%) Business Development
8 10 (26.32%) Java
9 7 (18.42%) HTML
9 7 (18.42%) Web Services
9 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (18.42%) Hibernate
9 7 (18.42%) Spring
9 7 (18.42%) Maven
10 6 (15.79%) Network Security
10 6 (15.79%) SOAP
11 5 (13.16%) JUnit
11 5 (13.16%) SOA
11 5 (13.16%) Sun Certification
11 5 (13.16%) Migration
11 5 (13.16%) Unit Testing
11 5 (13.16%) Ajax
11 5 (13.16%) Smart Meter
11 5 (13.16%) Waterfall
11 5 (13.16%) REST
11 5 (13.16%) Jenkins

SAML
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 (10.53%) CMS
2 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.26%) Mule
2 2 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.63%) IIS
3 1 (2.63%) Apache
3 1 (2.63%) Moodle
3 1 (2.63%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) SaaS
1 2 (5.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) Network Security
2 1 (2.63%) FTP
2 1 (2.63%) Kerberos
2 1 (2.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
1 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Maven
2 5 (13.16%) Jenkins
2 5 (13.16%) JUnit
3 2 (5.26%) Subversion
4 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Developer
2 8 (21.05%) Java Developer
3 7 (18.42%) Architect
3 7 (18.42%) Consultant
4 5 (13.16%) Technical Consultant
4 5 (13.16%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (10.53%) Management Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Security Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Oracle Technical Architect
6 3 (7.89%) Technical Architect
6 3 (7.89%) Technical Security Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Oracle Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Architect
8 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Consultant
8 1 (2.63%) Administrator
8 1 (2.63%) Support Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Integration Architect
8 1 (2.63%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (60.53%) OAuth
2 21 (55.26%) OpenID
3 7 (18.42%) HTML
3 7 (18.42%) Web Services
3 7 (18.42%) Hibernate
3 7 (18.42%) Spring
4 6 (15.79%) SOAP
5 5 (13.16%) Ajax
5 5 (13.16%) REST
6 4 (10.53%) XML
7 3 (7.89%) CSS
8 2 (5.26%) JDBC
8 2 (5.26%) JSP
8 2 (5.26%) Struts
8 2 (5.26%) .NET
8 2 (5.26%) JMS
8 2 (5.26%) Apache Camel
8 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (5.26%) Spring Security
8 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Smart Meter
2 3 (7.89%) Web 2.0
3 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.26%) Open Source
4 1 (2.63%) Social Media
4 1 (2.63%) iPad
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) Identity Management
1 18 (47.37%) TOGAF
1 18 (47.37%) Enterprise Architecture
2 17 (44.74%) Information Security
3 11 (28.95%) Business Development
4 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.16%) Migration
5 5 (13.16%) SOA
5 5 (13.16%) Unit Testing
5 5 (13.16%) Waterfall
6 3 (7.89%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (7.89%) Security Architecture
6 3 (7.89%) Time Management
6 3 (7.89%) B2B
7 2 (5.26%) MVC
8 1 (2.63%) Risk Management
8 1 (2.63%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.63%) Project Management
8 1 (2.63%) Service Management
8 1 (2.63%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) Java
2 4 (10.53%) SQL
3 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.63%) PHP
4 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.63%) C#
Qualifications
1 24 (63.16%) Security Cleared
2 18 (47.37%) CISSP
3 17 (44.74%) SC Cleared
4 16 (42.11%) DV Cleared
5 5 (13.16%) Sun Certification
6 1 (2.63%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.63%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle
2 3 (7.89%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.63%) Mercator
4 1 (2.63%) FatWire
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