Period
to 6 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 6 July 2020 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)
6 months to
6 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 68 120 148
Rank change year-on-year +52 +28 -18
Contract jobs citing SAML 9 2 5
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Leeds 1.03% 0.10% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.88% 0.28% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 4
Median daily rate £500 - £488
10th Percentile £463 - £425
90th Percentile £575 - £564
West Yorkshire median daily rate £488 - £488
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Leeds with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 312 722 1,106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 35.70% 37.01% 42.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 520 809
Median daily rate £463 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £314 £323 £312
90th Percentile £596 £563 £535
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 1
Median hourly rate £24.10 £16.86 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.94% -59.86% +86.67%
10th Percentile £20.95 £15.80 £41.00
90th Percentile £26.32 £35.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate £24.10 £16.86 £29.71
% change year-on-year +42.94% -43.24% +32.02%

SAML
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing SAML as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for SAML in Leeds

SAML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SAML in Leeds.

Daily rate trend for SAML in Leeds

For the 6 months to 6 July 2020, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SAML.

1 8 (88.89%) OAuth
2 6 (66.67%) RESTful
2 6 (66.67%) Analytics
2 6 (66.67%) GCP
2 6 (66.67%) Apigee
2 6 (66.67%) Google
2 6 (66.67%) OAuth2
2 6 (66.67%) API Design
3 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (33.33%) Security Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) Azure
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) OpenID
4 2 (22.22%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (22.22%) Okta
4 2 (22.22%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (11.11%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (11.11%) ePrescribing
5 1 (11.11%) Public Sector
5 1 (11.11%) Threat Management
5 1 (11.11%) Firewall
5 1 (11.11%) Data Security
5 1 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) LIMS
5 1 (11.11%) X.509
5 1 (11.11%) SharePoint

SAML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Apigee
1 6 (66.67%) GCP
2 2 (22.22%) Azure
2 2 (22.22%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security
1 1 (11.11%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Electronic Patient Records
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Cloud Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Malware Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) OAuth
2 6 (66.67%) OAuth2
2 6 (66.67%) RESTful
3 2 (22.22%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) e-Health
1 1 (11.11%) LIMS
1 1 (11.11%) PACS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Analytics
1 6 (66.67%) API Design
2 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (22.22%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Data Security
4 1 (11.11%) ePrescribing
4 1 (11.11%) Health Informatics
4 1 (11.11%) Informatics
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Server Hardening
4 1 (11.11%) SIEM
4 1 (11.11%) Threat Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) HL7
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Google
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Okta