The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for SAML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAML over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)
South East / Surrey
Rank 88 96 92
Rank change year-on-year +8 -4  
Contract jobs citing SAML 1 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.086% 0.39% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% 1.50% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Median daily rate - £450 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -18.18%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £445
% change year-on-year -11.11% +1.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.00 -

SAML is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 403 333 370
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 34.47% 25.91% 26.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 245 235
Median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 15 7
Median hourly rate £45.00 £60.62 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.76% +73.18%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

SAML
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing SAML as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for SAML in Surrey

SAML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SAML in Surrey

SAML
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAML within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 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
Staines - 1 - -
SAML
South East

SAML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAML 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 Surrey region with a requirement for SAML.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) Checkstyle
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) XSD
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) OWASP
2 2 (66.67%) Apache CXF
2 2 (66.67%) Domain-Driven Design
2 2 (66.67%) Cobertura
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Splunk
2 2 (66.67%) CQRS
2 2 (66.67%) JAX-RS
2 2 (66.67%) OAuth2
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Camel
2 2 (66.67%) logstash

SAML
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Checkstyle
1 2 (66.67%) Cobertura
1 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Camel
2 2 (66.67%) Apache CXF
2 2 (66.67%) JAX-RS
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) OAuth2
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) XSD
3 1 (33.33%) EJB
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) JMS
3 1 (33.33%) JSP
3 1 (33.33%) Servlets
3 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) CQRS
1 2 (66.67%) Domain-Driven Design
1 2 (66.67%) Microservices
1 2 (66.67%) OWASP
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) SOLID
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) The Twelve-Factor App
2 1 (33.33%) API Development
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) NDS
1 1 (33.33%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) logstash
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Splunk
3 1 (33.33%) Novell
3 1 (33.33%) Sybase