Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Shibboleth skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Shibboleth over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 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.

Internet2 Shibboleth
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 848 848 861
Rank change year-on-year 0 +13 -47
Contract jobs citing Shibboleth 3 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.003% 0.018% 0.007%
As % of the System Software category 0.025% 0.15% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 7
England median daily rate £240 £394 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -39.05% -12.50% +33.33%
10th Percentile £228 £316 £205
90th Percentile £350 £475 £530
UK median daily rate £240 £394 £215
% change year-on-year -39.05% +83.14% -38.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Shibboleth is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 12120 12087 10622
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 12.77% 12.34% 10.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 7940 7649 6146
England median daily rate £425 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% +8.70%
10th Percentile £161 £175 £160
90th Percentile £613 £575 £550
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £368
% change year-on-year +6.25% +8.84% +8.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 663 810 1158
England median hourly rate £16.50 £15.88 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.94% -0.78% +6.67%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.50 £10.21
90th Percentile £47.25 £39.41 £38.75
UK median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%

Shibboleth
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Shibboleth as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Shibboleth in England

Shibboleth
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Shibboleth in England

Shibboleth
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Shibboleth in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Shibboleth in England

Shibboleth
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Shibboleth within the England region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
South West +5 2 £238 -35.81%
London -36 1 £350 -22.22% 2
Shibboleth
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Shibboleth also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Shibboleth.

1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Sophos
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) G Suite
2 2 (66.67%) Software Asset Management
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 2 (66.67%) Google
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Snow
3 1 (33.33%) OAuth
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) LDAP
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) SAML

Shibboleth
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) G Suite
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) LDAP
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Server Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) OAuth
2 1 (33.33%) SAML
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 2 (66.67%) Software Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Google
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Snow
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) Sophos
2 2 (66.67%) VMware