The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term PKI in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PKI over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Cambridge region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Rank 40 38 51
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Contract jobs citing PKI 3 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.82% 1.81% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.29% 6.54% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £57
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £400 £379
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +5.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 - £28.00
Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
70 107 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.18% 27.72% 26.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 28 63
Average daily rate £320 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £170 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £399 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 16
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.25 £16.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £48.25 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
PKI
Cambridgeshire

PKI
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PKI across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

PKI Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

PKI
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PKI across the Cambridge region.

PKI Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

PKI
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PKI across the Cambridge region.

PKI Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

PKI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing PKI also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PKI.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) SCOM
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (66.67%) WSUS
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) ERP

PKI
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing PKI also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PKI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Wintel Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Wintel Support
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) OCP
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (33.33%) RHCE
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCOM
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (66.67%) WSUS
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) VMware