The table below looks at the statistics for XACML skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XACML over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
eXtensible Access Control Markup Language (XACML)
Rank 608 585 -
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -
Contract jobs citing XACML 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.002% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.026% 0.007% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15650 15213 15616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.17% 28.83% 27.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 10137 9787 9367
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 266 374
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.75 £17.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

XACML
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XACML within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XACML Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

XACML
Daily Rate Trend

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

XACML Daily Rate Trend in the UK

XACML
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XACML within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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
England -6 4 £325 -
London +15 2 £325 -
City of London - - - -

XACML
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing XACML 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 XACML.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) SAML
1 5 (100.00%) OAuth
2 4 (80.00%) LDAP
3 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) SOAP
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) MIIS
3 3 (60.00%) PKI
3 3 (60.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (60.00%) UAG
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (40.00%) Capybara
4 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (40.00%) REST
4 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (40.00%) BDD
4 2 (40.00%) OWASP
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) RESTful

XACML
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing XACML 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 XACML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint 2010
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) LDAP
2 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Capybara
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
1 2 (40.00%) JMeter
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
1 2 (40.00%) JUnit
1 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (20.00%) Checkstyle
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Platform Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) SAML
1 5 (100.00%) OAuth
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) WCF
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) RESTful
3 2 (40.00%) OpenID
3 2 (40.00%) Spring Security
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (40.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) BDD
1 2 (40.00%) OWASP
1 2 (40.00%) Use Case
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Identity Management
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
1 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) XQuery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) UAG
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) MIIS
1 3 (60.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Akamai