The table below looks at the statistics for Shibboleth skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Shibboleth over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet2 Shibboleth
Rank 608 588 545
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -43
Contract jobs citing Shibboleth 4 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.011% 0.015%
As % of the System Software category 0.074% 0.12% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate
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- £356 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £356 £380
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

System Software Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5406 5108 4379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.68% 9.50% 9.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3008 2656 2108
Average daily rate £350 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £164 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.60% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 636 606 609
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £34.06 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.38 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+0.76% +2.34%

Shibboleth
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Shibboleth within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Shibboleth Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Shibboleth
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Shibboleth within the UK.

Shibboleth Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Shibboleth
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Shibboleth within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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
South East -11 4 - - 2
England -19 4 - - 2
Hampshire -9 3 - - 2
Andover +6 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -

Shibboleth
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Shibboleth 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 Shibboleth.

1 14 (77.78%) PHP
1 14 (77.78%) UNIX
1 14 (77.78%) Apache
2 12 (66.67%) DevOps
3 11 (61.11%) uWSGI
3 11 (61.11%) Jenkins
3 11 (61.11%) Git (software)
3 11 (61.11%) Puppet
3 11 (61.11%) Regular Expression
3 11 (61.11%) WSGI
3 11 (61.11%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (61.11%) Subversion
3 11 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (61.11%) MySQL
3 11 (61.11%) Python
4 10 (55.56%) Shell Script
5 9 (50.00%) Linux
6 6 (33.33%) Identity Management
6 6 (33.33%) Wiki
6 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 6 (33.33%) Bash Shell
7 5 (27.78%) CMS
7 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
7 5 (27.78%) ODBC
8 4 (22.22%) SAML
8 4 (22.22%) Django
8 4 (22.22%) Drupal
8 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (22.22%) Web Development
8 4 (22.22%) Degree

Shibboleth
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Shibboleth 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 Shibboleth. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (77.78%) Apache
2 11 (61.11%) uWSGI
3 5 (27.78%) CMS
4 4 (22.22%) Drupal
5 3 (16.67%) GlassFish
5 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) LDAP
1 3 (16.67%) LAN
1 3 (16.67%) WAN
1 3 (16.67%) SSL
1 3 (16.67%) SAN
1 3 (16.67%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) MySQL
1 11 (61.11%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (61.11%) Subversion
1 11 (61.11%) Git (software)
1 11 (61.11%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (33.33%) Administrator
1 6 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 6 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (27.78%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Security Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) Regular Expression
1 11 (61.11%) WSGI
2 5 (27.78%) ODBC
3 4 (22.22%) SAML
3 4 (22.22%) Django
4 3 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Wiki
2 3 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) UNIX
2 9 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) DevOps
2 11 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (33.33%) Identity Management
4 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (22.22%) Web Development
4 4 (22.22%) Web Application Development
5 3 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
5 3 (16.67%) BPMN
5 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 3 (16.67%) SOA
6 2 (11.11%) Migration
7 1 (5.56%) Security Architecture
7 1 (5.56%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) PHP
2 11 (61.11%) Python
3 10 (55.56%) Shell Script
4 6 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 3 (16.67%) Java
5 3 (16.67%) Perl
6 2 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
3 4 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (61.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 3 (16.67%) Juniper
1 3 (16.67%) VMware
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