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 23 October 2014 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Rank 131 123 132
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Contract jobs citing PKI 20 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.65% 0.17% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.16% 0.56% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 7
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£365 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.80% +10.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.47% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £60.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £31.56 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+42.60% +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
928 710 801
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.03% 29.77% 26.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 523 358 347
Average daily rate £340 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 90 88
Average hourly rate £22.50 £32.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.68% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.40 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.69 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -15.76%

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 23 October 2014.

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 23 October 2014. 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 -11 12 £400 - 1
Essex -14 3 £350 -9.67%
Cambridgeshire - 3 £340 -
Suffolk - 1 £375 -
PKI
England

PKI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 14 (38.89%) Active Directory
1 14 (38.89%) VMware
2 13 (36.11%) VPN
2 13 (36.11%) SQL
2 13 (36.11%) Oracle
2 13 (36.11%) UNIX
3 12 (33.33%) Windows
4 10 (27.78%) Firewall
5 9 (25.00%) LAN
5 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database
6 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 8 (22.22%) Citrix
6 8 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 8 (22.22%) DNS
6 8 (22.22%) DHCP
6 8 (22.22%) Linux
6 8 (22.22%) ITIL
6 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 8 (22.22%) Java
7 7 (19.44%) Cisco
7 7 (19.44%) Finance
7 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
7 7 (19.44%) SCCM
8 6 (16.67%) SCOM
8 6 (16.67%) Network Security
8 6 (16.67%) PowerShell
8 6 (16.67%) SSH
8 6 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (16.67%) IPsec

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 4 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 3 (8.33%) Apache
2 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.78%) IIS
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (36.11%) VPN
2 10 (27.78%) Firewall
3 9 (25.00%) LAN
4 8 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 8 (22.22%) DNS
4 8 (22.22%) DHCP
5 6 (16.67%) Network Security
5 6 (16.67%) SSH
5 6 (16.67%) IPsec
5 6 (16.67%) WAN
6 4 (11.11%) VLAN
6 4 (11.11%) SSL
7 3 (8.33%) Ethernet
7 3 (8.33%) RTP
7 3 (8.33%) MPLS
7 3 (8.33%) Wireless
8 2 (5.56%) Internet
9 1 (2.78%) LDAP
9 1 (2.78%) HTTP
9 1 (2.78%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) JUnit
1 5 (13.89%) Eclipse
1 5 (13.89%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (13.89%) ClearQuest
1 5 (13.89%) JIRA
2 1 (2.78%) Ant
2 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) Network Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Tester
2 6 (16.67%) Consultant
3 5 (13.89%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Security Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Tester
6 2 (5.56%) Senior IT Security Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Wintel Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Wintel Support
6 2 (5.56%) Linux Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Security Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Security Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) IT Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) Web Services
2 5 (13.89%) Hibernate
2 5 (13.89%) Spring
3 4 (11.11%) .NET
4 2 (5.56%) MSMQ
4 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.78%) HTML
5 1 (2.78%) J2EE
5 1 (2.78%) Middleware
5 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.78%) NHibernate
5 1 (2.78%) HTML5
5 1 (2.78%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 3 (8.33%) Replication
2 3 (8.33%) Clustering
3 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.56%) CESG
3 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.78%) EMV
4 1 (2.78%) EFT
4 1 (2.78%) APACS
4 1 (2.78%) RMADS
4 1 (2.78%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (2.78%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.78%) Derivative
4 1 (2.78%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (2.78%) Open Source
4 1 (2.78%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) UNIX
2 12 (33.33%) Windows
3 8 (22.22%) Linux
4 6 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (11.11%) Solaris
6 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.56%) CentOS
7 2 (5.56%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.78%) Android
8 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) ITIL
2 5 (13.89%) V-Model
2 5 (13.89%) Usability Testing
3 3 (8.33%) UML
3 3 (8.33%) Identity Management
3 3 (8.33%) Migration
3 3 (8.33%) Information Security
3 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (8.33%) Test Automation
3 3 (8.33%) Network Management
3 3 (8.33%) Test Strategy
3 3 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (5.56%) Cyber Security
4 2 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (5.56%) Change Control
4 2 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (5.56%) Data Analysis
4 2 (5.56%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) SQL
2 8 (22.22%) Java
3 6 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 5 (13.89%) PL/SQL
5 3 (8.33%) Perl
6 2 (5.56%) C#
6 2 (5.56%) C++
6 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.56%) Python
7 1 (2.78%) VBScript
7 1 (2.78%) C
7 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.78%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) CCSA
3 3 (8.33%) CCSE
4 2 (5.56%) OCP
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (5.56%) RHCE
4 2 (5.56%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.78%) CISSP
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) ISO 9000
1 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (8.33%) vSphere
4 2 (5.56%) XenApp
4 2 (5.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (5.56%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.78%) NFS
5 1 (2.78%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (2.78%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) SCCM
2 6 (16.67%) SCOM
3 5 (13.89%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (8.33%) Puppet
4 3 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (8.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (8.33%) SCOrch
4 3 (8.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (8.33%) SCSM
5 2 (5.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (5.56%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (5.56%) SCVMM
5 2 (5.56%) WSUS
5 2 (5.56%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (5.56%) Backup Exec
5 2 (5.56%) Nagios
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) VMware
2 13 (36.11%) Oracle
3 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (22.22%) Citrix
5 7 (19.44%) Cisco
6 6 (16.67%) HP
7 5 (13.89%) CheckPoint
7 5 (13.89%) Symantec
8 4 (11.11%) Red Hat
9 3 (8.33%) Dell
9 3 (8.33%) Juniper
9 3 (8.33%) Sourcefire
9 3 (8.33%) Brocade
9 3 (8.33%) Riverbed
9 3 (8.33%) Splunk
10 2 (5.56%) McAfee
10 2 (5.56%) Clearswift
10 2 (5.56%) EMC
10 2 (5.56%) IBM
10 2 (5.56%) SAP