Period
to 23 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for SAML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAML over the 6 months to 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 114 139 146
Rank change year-on-year +25 +7 -22
Contract jobs citing SAML 8 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.39% 0.10% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.23% 0.34% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 2
East Midlands median daily rate £475 - £400
10th Percentile £417 - £368
90th Percentile £519 - £433
England median daily rate £550 £550 £500
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £80.73 -

SAML is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 650 875 959
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 31.48% 30.00% 32.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 463 547 581
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £310 £269 £268
90th Percentile £550 £525 £515
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 13
East Midlands median hourly rate £18.50 £42.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.47% -15.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £15.37 £13.00 £23.70
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.75 £67.50
England median hourly rate £43.50 £42.27 £40.75
% change year-on-year +2.92% +3.72% +7.24%

SAML
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing SAML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SAML in the East Midlands

SAML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAML in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAML in the East Midlands

SAML
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAML within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 May 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire - 5 £513 - 2
Leicestershire - 3 £475 -
SAML
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2019, IT contractor jobs citing SAML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for SAML.

1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
3 5 (62.50%) J2EE
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) OAuth
4 4 (50.00%) Degree
4 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (50.00%) ForgeRock
4 4 (50.00%) Eikon
4 4 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
4 4 (50.00%) Veracode
4 4 (50.00%) C#
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (50.00%) Virtual Team
4 4 (50.00%) Master's Degree
4 4 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (25.00%) Workshop Facilitation
5 2 (25.00%) Aurelia
5 2 (25.00%) Burndown Charts
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) TypeScript
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (25.00%) Node.js
5 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap

SAML
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) GitHub
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
1 1 (12.50%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) CouchDB
1 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Development Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Development Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Build Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Build Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) J2EE
2 5 (62.50%) OAuth
3 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (25.00%) Aurelia
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) Node.js
3 2 (25.00%) RESTful
3 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (25.00%) Velocity
4 1 (12.50%) JMS
4 1 (12.50%) Kafka
4 1 (12.50%) OpenID
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
1 4 (50.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Burndown Charts
3 2 (25.00%) Workshop Facilitation
4 1 (12.50%) B2B
4 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Data Science
4 1 (12.50%) ETL
4 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) TypeScript
3 1 (12.50%) ABAP
3 1 (12.50%) Groovy
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
1 4 (50.00%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Oozie
1 1 (12.50%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) ForgeRock
1 4 (50.00%) Veracode
2 1 (12.50%) Ariba
2 1 (12.50%) Cloudera
2 1 (12.50%) Concur
2 1 (12.50%) Gigya
2 1 (12.50%) hybris
2 1 (12.50%) Kronos
2 1 (12.50%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (12.50%) SAP