The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet2 Shibboleth
England / London
Rank 390 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Shibboleth 16 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.083% - -
As % of the System Software category 0.76% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 0
Median daily rate £463 - -
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 London with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 2117 2186 1973
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 11.00% 9.87% 9.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1470 1504 1299
Median daily rate £450 £440 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 91 135
Median hourly rate £25.00 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.66% -14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.68 £30.00 £26.88
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 London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Shibboleth
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Shibboleth in London

Shibboleth
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Shibboleth in London over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Shibboleth in London

Shibboleth
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Shibboleth within the London region over the 3 months to 26 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
City of London - 4 £475 -
Shibboleth
England

Shibboleth
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 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 London region with a requirement for Shibboleth.

1 19 (95.00%) SAML
2 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (70.00%) Java
3 14 (70.00%) Unix
3 14 (70.00%) Linux
3 14 (70.00%) Ruby
3 14 (70.00%) Mac OS
4 11 (55.00%) RESTful
4 11 (55.00%) Web Services
5 9 (45.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 8 (40.00%) HTML
7 7 (35.00%) Web Development
8 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 5 (25.00%) CSS
8 5 (25.00%) Front End Development
9 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
10 3 (15.00%) Semantic Web
10 3 (15.00%) SPARQL
10 3 (15.00%) JSON
10 3 (15.00%) TDD
10 3 (15.00%) PLM
10 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
10 3 (15.00%) C
10 3 (15.00%) XML
10 3 (15.00%) HTTP
10 3 (15.00%) SNMP
10 3 (15.00%) Benchmarking
10 3 (15.00%) RDF
10 3 (15.00%) W3C
10 3 (15.00%) Scrum

Shibboleth
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 3 (15.00%) Apache Qpid
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) HTTP
1 3 (15.00%) SNMP
2 1 (5.00%) LDAP
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (35.00%) Ruby Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Digital Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) ICT Manager
5 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.00%) IT Technical Manager
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL Service Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Java Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Java Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Ruby Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (95.00%) SAML
2 11 (55.00%) RESTful
2 11 (55.00%) Web Services
3 8 (40.00%) HTML
4 5 (25.00%) CSS
5 3 (15.00%) JSON
5 3 (15.00%) JSON-LD
5 3 (15.00%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (15.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Digital Media
1 3 (15.00%) Semantic Web
1 3 (15.00%) W3C
2 2 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.00%) e-Learning
3 1 (5.00%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Linux
1 14 (70.00%) Mac OS
1 14 (70.00%) Unix
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 7 (35.00%) Web Development
4 5 (25.00%) Front End Development
5 3 (15.00%) BDD
5 3 (15.00%) Benchmarking
5 3 (15.00%) Coaching
5 3 (15.00%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Performance Optimisation
5 3 (15.00%) PLM
5 3 (15.00%) RDF
5 3 (15.00%) Scrum
5 3 (15.00%) Secure Coding
5 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.00%) TDD
5 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (15.00%) Web Accessibility
6 2 (10.00%) Migration
7 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (5.00%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) Java
1 14 (70.00%) Ruby
2 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.00%) C
3 3 (15.00%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Citrix
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) VMware