Period
to 11 December 2018

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 11 December 2018 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 148 144
Rank change year-on-year +16 -4 -4
Contract jobs citing SAML 12 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.45% 0.062% 0.031%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.43% 0.22% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 1 1
East Midlands median daily rate £600 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.18% +13.33% -
England median daily rate £575 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +21.05% +5.56% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £34.04 - -

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 840 916 917
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 31.23% 28.62% 28.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 611 613 536
East Midlands median daily rate £404 £381 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.18% +1.47% +7.14%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £263
90th Percentile £550 £538 £511
England median daily rate £476 £468 £425
% change year-on-year +1.82% +10.00% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 5
East Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +116.22%
10th Percentile £17.82 £19.00 £13.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.85 £46.25
England median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £39.60
% change year-on-year +3.75% +1.01% +5.60%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAML in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 11 December 2018. 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 - 6 £325 - 1
Northamptonshire - 5 £600 -
Leicestershire +11 1 £525 -
SAML
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, 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 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (58.33%) PowerShell
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle
3 6 (50.00%) LDAP
3 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (50.00%) Qlik Sense
4 5 (41.67%) GDPR
4 5 (41.67%) OAuth
4 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (33.33%) CISSP
5 4 (33.33%) CISM
5 4 (33.33%) Identity Management
5 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 4 (33.33%) Aerospace
5 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
5 4 (33.33%) TOGAF
5 4 (33.33%) Cryptography
5 4 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
5 4 (33.33%) CEH
5 4 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (33.33%) PKI
5 4 (33.33%) Degree
5 4 (33.33%) Network Security
5 4 (33.33%) Information Security
5 4 (33.33%) PaaS

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:

Cloud Services
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (33.33%) GitHub
3 4 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (33.33%) Office 365
3 4 (33.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (8.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Qlik Sense
1 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (25.00%) QlikView
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (8.33%) CouchDB
5 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) GitLab
General
1 4 (33.33%) Aerospace
1 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Administrator
1 4 (33.33%) Architect
1 4 (33.33%) Information Architect
1 4 (33.33%) Information Security Architect
1 4 (33.33%) Security Architect
1 4 (33.33%) Security Solutions Architect
1 4 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Development Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) LDAP
2 5 (41.67%) OAuth
3 4 (33.33%) OAuth2
4 1 (8.33%) .NET
4 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (8.33%) Aurelia
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) HTML5
4 1 (8.33%) Node.js
4 1 (8.33%) RESTful
4 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (8.33%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
1 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 4 (33.33%) PKI
2 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Cryptography
2 4 (33.33%) DevOps
2 4 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 4 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
2 4 (33.33%) Identity Management
2 4 (33.33%) Information Security
2 4 (33.33%) Internal Audit
2 4 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Privileged Identity Management
2 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 4 (33.33%) SABSA
2 4 (33.33%) SDLC
2 4 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 4 (33.33%) SIEM
2 4 (33.33%) Threat Management
2 4 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) PowerShell
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CEH
1 4 (33.33%) CISM
1 4 (33.33%) CISSP
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) GDPR
2 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle