Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 18 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.

Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 95 103
Contract jobs citing SAML 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading - 0.068% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.33% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Reading median daily rate - £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.75% -
Berkshire median daily rate - £550 £400
% change year-on-year - +37.50% -23.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire 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 Reading with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 313 301 438
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 24.78% 20.42% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 178 338
Reading median daily rate £400 £398 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% -4.68% +7.61%
10th Percentile £304 £271 £281
90th Percentile £525 £488 £544
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 10
Reading median hourly rate £15.00 £19.61 £50.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.51% -60.99% +164.61%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.40 £15.73
90th Percentile £47.50 £28.00 £55.55
Berkshire median hourly rate £32.00 £19.61 £37.25
% change year-on-year +63.18% -47.36% +96.05%

SAML
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing SAML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for SAML in Reading

SAML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAML in Reading