The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PKI in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PKI over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Rank 120 126 108
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -18
Contract jobs citing PKI 10 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.39% 0.38% 0.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.58% 1.46% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 3
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£475 £413 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +13.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £395 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £475 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.56 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-17.60% +66.07%
PKI
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
632 687 572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 24.82% 26.13% 24.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 337 269
Average daily rate £375 £360 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 57 56
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -46.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.93 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £40.00 £46.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -10.00%

PKI
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

PKI Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

PKI
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

PKI Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

PKI
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PKI across the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

PKI Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

PKI
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

PKI Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

PKI
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PKI within the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +13 8 £475 +8.57% 5
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - - 1
PKI
England

PKI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 13 (61.90%) VPN
2 12 (57.14%) SharePoint
3 11 (52.38%) Firewall
4 9 (42.86%) Windows
4 9 (42.86%) VMware
5 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (38.10%) SCCM
5 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
6 7 (33.33%) HTML
6 7 (33.33%) Identity Management
6 7 (33.33%) Internet
6 7 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (33.33%) HTML5
6 7 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (28.57%) MobileIron
7 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
7 6 (28.57%) HP
7 6 (28.57%) UNIX
8 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
8 5 (23.81%) SQL
8 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
9 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
9 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
9 4 (19.05%) SCOM
9 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
9 4 (19.05%) Linux
9 4 (19.05%) Citrix
10 3 (14.29%) Cisco
10 3 (14.29%) Dell
10 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP

PKI
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 12 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 7 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 3 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (61.90%) VPN
2 11 (52.38%) Firewall
3 7 (33.33%) Internet
4 3 (14.29%) DNS
4 3 (14.29%) LAN
4 3 (14.29%) DHCP
4 3 (14.29%) SSH
4 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 2 (9.52%) VLAN
5 2 (9.52%) IPsec
6 1 (4.76%) Network Security
6 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
6 1 (4.76%) WAN
6 1 (4.76%) SSL
6 1 (4.76%) MPLS
6 1 (4.76%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Architect
2 3 (14.29%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Technical Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Applications Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Wintel Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) Wintel Systems Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) Mobility Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Voice Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Mobility Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Security Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Voice Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) HTML
1 7 (33.33%) HTML5
2 3 (14.29%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) MSMQ
3 2 (9.52%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Clustering
1 3 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 3 (14.29%) Blackberry
1 3 (14.29%) Replication
2 1 (4.76%) APACS
2 1 (4.76%) EFT
2 1 (4.76%) CESG
2 1 (4.76%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (4.76%) Cryptography
2 1 (4.76%) iPad
2 1 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) UNIX
3 4 (19.05%) Linux
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (9.52%) Solaris
6 1 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (33.33%) Identity Management
2 7 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 3 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
4 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
4 2 (9.52%) Network Management
5 1 (4.76%) Change Control
5 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.76%) Product Management
5 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.76%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Workflow
5 1 (4.76%) Scrum
5 1 (4.76%) Information Security
5 1 (4.76%) Pair Programming
5 1 (4.76%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 5 (23.81%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) C++
3 2 (9.52%) Java
4 1 (4.76%) Python
4 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
3 3 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.76%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) SCCM
2 4 (19.05%) SCOM
3 3 (14.29%) Nagios
3 3 (14.29%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (14.29%) Puppet
3 3 (14.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (14.29%) SCOrch
3 3 (14.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (14.29%) SCSM
4 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (9.52%) SCVMM
5 1 (4.76%) Nessus
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) VMware
2 6 (28.57%) HP
2 6 (28.57%) MobileIron
3 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 4 (19.05%) Citrix
5 3 (14.29%) Dell
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco
5 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 3 (14.29%) Symantec
5 3 (14.29%) McAfee
5 3 (14.29%) Clearswift
6 2 (9.52%) Metastorm
6 2 (9.52%) F5
6 2 (9.52%) Splunk
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle
6 2 (9.52%) SAP
6 2 (9.52%) Nintex
7 1 (4.76%) Juniper
7 1 (4.76%) Brocade
7 1 (4.76%) Riverbed