Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 103 131 150
Rank change year-on-year +28 +19 +3
Contract jobs citing SAML 13 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.71% 0.45% 0.062%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.47% 1.44% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 21 1
East Midlands median daily rate £423 £600 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.58% +41.18% +13.33%
10th Percentile £363 £288 £413
90th Percentile £541 £600 £438
England median daily rate £525 £550 £475
% change year-on-year -4.55% +15.79% +5.56%
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 527 835 941
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 28.59% 31.09% 29.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 604 623
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £275 £311 £275
90th Percentile £538 £550 £538
England median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 19
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £35.00 £18.97 £21.85
90th Percentile £48.50 £50.00 £52.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%

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 21 November 2019.

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 21 November 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
Leicestershire +19 11 £405 -22.86%
SAML
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 11 (84.62%) Client/Server
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) Security Cleared
2 11 (84.62%) Test Automation
2 11 (84.62%) Node.js
2 11 (84.62%) Bitbucket
2 11 (84.62%) WSO2
2 11 (84.62%) Jest
2 11 (84.62%) Apache NiFi
3 10 (76.92%) SQL
3 10 (76.92%) Apache
4 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
4 8 (61.54%) RESTful
4 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
4 8 (61.54%) React
5 7 (53.85%) Scrum
5 7 (53.85%) Express
6 5 (38.46%) Data Protection
7 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
7 2 (15.38%) SaaS
7 2 (15.38%) SailPoint
7 2 (15.38%) LDAP
7 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
7 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
7 2 (15.38%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 2 (15.38%) Police
7 2 (15.38%) Project Delivery
7 2 (15.38%) BeyondTrust

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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (76.92%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (84.62%) Bitbucket
General
1 2 (15.38%) Police
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Node.js Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) Apache NiFi
1 11 (84.62%) Jest
1 11 (84.62%) Node.js
2 8 (61.54%) React
2 8 (61.54%) RESTful
3 7 (53.85%) Express
4 2 (15.38%) LDAP
4 2 (15.38%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) Client/Server
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (84.62%) Test Automation
2 7 (53.85%) Scrum
3 5 (38.46%) Data Protection
4 2 (15.38%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 2 (15.38%) Project Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Automation
5 1 (7.69%) Privileged Access Management
5 1 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
5 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) Security Cleared
2 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) CISM
3 1 (7.69%) CISSP
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) WSO2
2 2 (15.38%) BeyondTrust