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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet2 Shibboleth
UK / England
Rank 564 - 590
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Shibboleth 21 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.050% - 0.015%
As % of the System Software category 0.45% - 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 0 3
Median daily rate £475 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £538 - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Shibboleth is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

Contract System Software Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 4688 5312 5042
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 11.22% 10.83% 10.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2994 3273 2789
Median daily rate £410 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.79% +5.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 314 426 587
Median hourly rate £16.75 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.51% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.38 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.87% +6.45%  

Shibboleth
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Shibboleth as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

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 3 months to 25 March 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - 16 £463 - 1
South East - 3 £469 - 1
South West - 2 £575 -
Shibboleth
UK

Shibboleth
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 24 (77.42%) SAML
1 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (64.52%) Linux
2 20 (64.52%) Java
3 18 (58.06%) Unix
4 15 (48.39%) Ruby
4 15 (48.39%) Mac OS
5 14 (45.16%) Web Services
6 11 (35.48%) RESTful
7 10 (32.26%) Continuous Deployment
8 9 (29.03%) HTML
9 8 (25.81%) Identity Management
9 8 (25.81%) Web Development
10 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
10 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
10 7 (22.58%) CSS
11 6 (19.35%) MySQL
11 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
11 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
11 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
12 5 (16.13%) PHP
12 5 (16.13%) Apache
12 5 (16.13%) Tomcat
12 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
12 5 (16.13%) Open Source
12 5 (16.13%) Front End Development
13 4 (12.90%) LDAP
13 4 (12.90%) Windows
13 4 (12.90%) Oracle
13 4 (12.90%) Internet

Shibboleth
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (16.13%) Apache
1 5 (16.13%) Tomcat
2 3 (9.68%) Apache Qpid
2 3 (9.68%) GlassFish
3 2 (6.45%) Liferay
3 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.23%) CMS
4 1 (3.23%) Confluence
4 1 (3.23%) IIS
4 1 (3.23%) phpBB
4 1 (3.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.45%) IaaS
3 1 (3.23%) Office 365
3 1 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Firewall
1 4 (12.90%) Internet
1 4 (12.90%) LDAP
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (9.68%) DNS
2 3 (9.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (9.68%) HTTP
2 3 (9.68%) LAN
2 3 (9.68%) SAN
2 3 (9.68%) SNMP
2 3 (9.68%) WAN
3 1 (3.23%) Network Security
3 1 (3.23%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 6 (19.35%) MySQL
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
3 3 (9.68%) RDBMS
3 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.45%) JIRA
1 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.23%) git-flow
2 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.23%) Vagrant
2 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) Java Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Ruby Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Digital Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Active Directory Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Agile Developer
5 1 (3.23%) ICT Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) IT Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Lead Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Service Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Web Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (77.42%) SAML
2 14 (45.16%) Web Services
3 11 (35.48%) RESTful
4 9 (29.03%) HTML
5 7 (22.58%) CSS
6 4 (12.90%) LAMP
7 3 (9.68%) JSON
7 3 (9.68%) JSON-LD
7 3 (9.68%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (9.68%) XML
8 2 (6.45%) .NET
8 2 (6.45%) OAuth
9 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
9 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
9 1 (3.23%) JPA
9 1 (3.23%) JSF
9 1 (3.23%) SOAP
9 1 (3.23%) Spring
9 1 (3.23%) Spring Security
9 1 (3.23%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Digital Media
1 3 (9.68%) Semantic Web
1 3 (9.68%) W3C
2 2 (6.45%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.23%) e-Learning
3 1 (3.23%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) SCORM
3 1 (3.23%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (64.52%) Linux
2 18 (58.06%) Unix
3 15 (48.39%) Mac OS
4 4 (12.90%) Windows
5 3 (9.68%) CentOS
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.23%) SUSE
6 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) Continuous Deployment
3 8 (25.81%) Identity Management
3 8 (25.81%) Web Development
4 5 (16.13%) Front End Development
4 5 (16.13%) Open Source
5 4 (12.90%) TDD
6 3 (9.68%) BDD
6 3 (9.68%) Business Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (9.68%) Data Protection
6 3 (9.68%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (9.68%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) Performance Optimisation
6 3 (9.68%) PLM
6 3 (9.68%) Scrum
6 3 (9.68%) Secure Coding
6 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
6 3 (9.68%) Test Automation
6 3 (9.68%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) Java
2 15 (48.39%) Ruby
3 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
4 5 (16.13%) PHP
5 3 (9.68%) C
5 3 (9.68%) Perl
5 3 (9.68%) SPARQL
5 3 (9.68%) SQL
6 1 (3.23%) C#
6 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.23%) Scala
6 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.23%) VB
6 1 (3.23%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (6.45%) SANS
2 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) MCP
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) Docker
3 1 (3.23%) NDS
3 1 (3.23%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 1 (3.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (3.23%) OpenAM
1 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.23%) Piwik
1 1 (3.23%) Puppet
1 1 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) VMware
3 3 (9.68%) Cisco
3 3 (9.68%) Dell
3 3 (9.68%) F5
3 3 (9.68%) Gemalto
3 3 (9.68%) HP
3 3 (9.68%) Juniper
3 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.45%) ArcSight
4 2 (6.45%) Rackspace
5 1 (3.23%) Capita
5 1 (3.23%) Citrix
5 1 (3.23%) NetIQ
5 1 (3.23%) Novell
5 1 (3.23%) WSO2
5 1 (3.23%) Zend
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