The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PKI in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PKI over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 43 71 66
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -5
Contract jobs citing PKI 6 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.18% 0.11% 0.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.87% 0.31% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 5
Median daily rate £325 £245 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.65% -44.31%
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-6.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £43.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+10.46% +65.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
155 320 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 30.57% 35.05% 31.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 170 139
Median daily rate £338 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £245 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £559 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 10
Median hourly rate £22.13 £20.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.25% +15.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £16.76 £14.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 £27.10 £18.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +25.00%

PKI
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing PKI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

PKI Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

PKI
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

PKI Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

PKI
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PKI across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

PKI Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

PKI
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

PKI Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

PKI
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PKI within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 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
Knutsford - 1 - -
Warrington - 1 - -
PKI
North West

PKI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PKI 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for PKI.

1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Network Security
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (30.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 3 (30.00%) VPN
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Replication
5 2 (20.00%) VMware
5 2 (20.00%) DNS
5 2 (20.00%) SSL
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) LDAP
5 2 (20.00%) Privileged Access Management
5 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) Cryptography
6 1 (10.00%) SSH
6 1 (10.00%) Network Design
6 1 (10.00%) Statistics
6 1 (10.00%) Web Development
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (10.00%) OpenID
6 1 (10.00%) F5
6 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus

PKI
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Network Security
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) VPN
3 2 (20.00%) DNS
3 2 (20.00%) LDAP
3 2 (20.00%) SSL
4 1 (10.00%) BGP
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (10.00%) DMZ
4 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
4 1 (10.00%) MPLS
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) SSH
4 1 (10.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) X.509
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Design Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Identity Management Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) OAuth2
1 1 (10.00%) OpenID
1 1 (10.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (10.00%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 2 (20.00%) Privileged Access Management
2 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (10.00%) Biometrics
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) Network Design
3 1 (10.00%) Statistics
3 1 (10.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) CCNP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) F5
3 1 (10.00%) Palo Alto