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 25 June 2016 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Rank 76 75 60
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Contract jobs citing PKI 5 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.55% 0.30% 0.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.75% 1.15% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Median daily rate £385 £514 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.09% +14.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+28.25% -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £38.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.04 £20.19 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+58.71% -47.90%
PKI
North West

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
285 260 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 31.08% 26.13% 31.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 170 127
Median daily rate £425 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £294 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £571 £539 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 17
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.84 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.70% +5.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £17.50 £43.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -11.90%

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 25 June 2016.

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 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Warrington - 4 £390 -
Chester - 1 £190 -
PKI
North West

PKI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) Citrix
2 6 (66.67%) Migration
2 6 (66.67%) SCCM
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (55.56%) Office 365
3 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) Thin Client
4 4 (44.44%) Fat Client
4 4 (44.44%) Data Migration
4 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) Puppet
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (44.44%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (44.44%) Vagrant
4 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (44.44%) SCOrch
4 4 (44.44%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 4 (44.44%) Windows 10
4 4 (44.44%) Storage Virtualisation
5 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) IIS

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (22.22%) IIS
2 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) OpenStack
3 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (55.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
1 2 (22.22%) VPN
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) ASN.1
2 1 (11.11%) X.509
2 1 (11.11%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (44.44%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (22.22%) Local Government
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) CLAS Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Information Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Information Assurance Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security Architect
3 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Programme Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Security Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Fat Client
1 4 (44.44%) Thin Client
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 10
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Unix
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Migration
2 4 (44.44%) Data Migration
2 4 (44.44%) Storage Virtualisation
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (22.22%) SOA
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) CESG Certified Professional
2 2 (22.22%) CLAS
3 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (22.22%) JSP 440
1 2 (22.22%) RMADS
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Server
2 2 (22.22%) vSphere
2 2 (22.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) SCCM
2 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (44.44%) Puppet
2 4 (44.44%) SCOrch
3 2 (22.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Citrix
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Avaya
4 1 (11.11%) HP