The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term PKI in IT contracts advertised for the 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 July 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 England 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Rank 435 467 432
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -35
Contract jobs citing PKI 135 88 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.08% 0.70% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 48 63
Average daily rate
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£356 £468 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.79% -1.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £473 £400
% change year-on-year
-26.00% +18.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £11.50
% change year-on-year
- +226.08%
Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
12543 12553 13378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 25.81% 27.01% 25.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 7693 7743 7854
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £603
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 504 553 700
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -21.15%
PKI
UK

PKI
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

PKI Jobs Demand Trend in England

PKI
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

PKI Daily Rate Trend in England

PKI
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PKI across the England region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

PKI Daily Rate Histogram in England

PKI
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

PKI Hourly Rate Trend in England

PKI
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 23 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
South East +19 55 £350 -17.64% 11
London -4 36 £425 -9.09% 8
East of England -10 15 £400 - 3
North West +3 14 £450 +5.88%
South West -23 6 - - 3
East Midlands - 4 £325 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £338 - 1
West Midlands - 2 - -
Midlands - - - -
PKI
UK

PKI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 122 (49.00%) Windows
2 99 (39.76%) Active Directory
3 91 (36.55%) Microsoft
4 79 (31.73%) Security Cleared
5 68 (27.31%) Firewall
6 60 (24.10%) VMware
7 53 (21.29%) Linux
8 52 (20.88%) Oracle
9 51 (20.48%) UNIX
9 51 (20.48%) DNS
9 51 (20.48%) SC Cleared
10 48 (19.28%) Windows Server 2008
11 45 (18.07%) Citrix
12 44 (17.67%) Java
13 41 (16.47%) SQL
14 39 (15.66%) SQL Server
15 36 (14.46%) TCP/IP
16 35 (14.06%) MS Exchange
17 34 (13.65%) ITIL
18 33 (13.25%) LDAP
19 32 (12.85%) VPN
19 32 (12.85%) SCCM
20 31 (12.45%) VMware Infrastructure
20 31 (12.45%) Windows Server 2012
21 29 (11.65%) Internet
22 28 (11.24%) DHCP
22 28 (11.24%) Cisco
22 28 (11.24%) IIS
23 27 (10.84%) Apache
23 27 (10.84%) Finance

PKI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 35 (14.06%) MS Exchange
2 28 (11.24%) IIS
3 27 (10.84%) Apache
4 26 (10.44%) SharePoint
4 26 (10.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (6.43%) WebLogic
6 12 (4.82%) SharePoint 2013
7 11 (4.42%) Tomcat
8 10 (4.02%) WebSphere
8 10 (4.02%) Exchange Server 2007
9 8 (3.21%) nginx
9 8 (3.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 7 (2.81%) Lync
11 6 (2.41%) CMS
12 5 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2003
12 5 (2.01%) Apache Solr
12 5 (2.01%) Mule
12 5 (2.01%) Adobe CQ
12 5 (2.01%) WebLogic Portal
13 4 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 20 (8.03%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.02%) MS Office
3 9 (3.61%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.80%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.80%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (0.80%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.02%) IaaS
2 13 (5.22%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (4.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (4.42%) Office 365
5 4 (1.61%) SaaS
5 4 (1.61%) PaaS
6 2 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 68 (27.31%) Firewall
2 51 (20.48%) DNS
3 36 (14.46%) TCP/IP
4 33 (13.25%) LDAP
5 32 (12.85%) VPN
6 29 (11.65%) Internet
7 28 (11.24%) DHCP
8 18 (7.23%) Kerberos
8 18 (7.23%) LAN
8 18 (7.23%) VLAN
9 15 (6.02%) IPsec
9 15 (6.02%) WAN
10 13 (5.22%) HTTP
10 13 (5.22%) Wi-Fi
11 12 (4.82%) SSL
12 11 (4.42%) SMTP
13 10 (4.02%) Reverse Proxy
13 10 (4.02%) Intrusion Detection
14 9 (3.61%) Network Security
14 9 (3.61%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (15.66%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.43%) Oracle Database
3 10 (4.02%) Amazon RDS
4 7 (2.81%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (2.41%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.01%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.01%) DB2
6 5 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.80%) MS Access
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.40%) DTS
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.40%) OLAP
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.40%) Big Data
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (4.02%) Maven
2 8 (3.21%) Ant
3 6 (2.41%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.41%) Jenkins
4 5 (2.01%) MSI
5 4 (1.61%) Fiddler
5 4 (1.61%) Subversion
6 3 (1.20%) JIRA
7 2 (0.80%) Metasploit
7 2 (0.80%) InstallShield
7 2 (0.80%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.80%) Toad
7 2 (0.80%) PhoneGap
General
1 27 (10.84%) Finance
2 17 (6.83%) Banking
3 13 (5.22%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.20%) Local Government
5 2 (0.80%) Retail
5 2 (0.80%) Publishing
5 2 (0.80%) Automotive
6 1 (0.40%) Legal
6 1 (0.40%) Advertising
6 1 (0.40%) Games
6 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.40%) International Banking
6 1 (0.40%) German Language
Job Titles
1 45 (18.07%) Architect
2 43 (17.27%) Consultant
3 25 (10.04%) Analyst
4 20 (8.03%) Security Consultant
5 14 (5.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (4.82%) Administrator
6 12 (4.82%) Security Engineer
7 11 (4.42%) Security Architect
8 10 (4.02%) Security Analyst
8 10 (4.02%) Technical Architect
9 9 (3.61%) SCCM Engineer
10 8 (3.21%) Designer
10 8 (3.21%) IT Consultant
10 8 (3.21%) IT Security Consultant
11 7 (2.81%) Test Analyst
11 7 (2.81%) Senior Consultant
11 7 (2.81%) Project Manager
12 6 (2.41%) Developer
12 6 (2.41%) Support Engineer
12 6 (2.41%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (8.84%) Middleware
2 13 (5.22%) .NET
2 13 (5.22%) Web Services
3 12 (4.82%) RESTful
4 11 (4.42%) XML
4 11 (4.42%) SOAP
5 9 (3.61%) DCOM
6 7 (2.81%) HTML
7 6 (2.41%) J2EE
7 6 (2.41%) Hibernate
7 6 (2.41%) HTML5
8 5 (2.01%) Lucene
8 5 (2.01%) SAML
9 4 (1.61%) ADSI
9 4 (1.61%) Application Packaging
9 4 (1.61%) WCF
9 4 (1.61%) JAAS
10 3 (1.20%) OAuth
10 3 (1.20%) Oracle Fusion
10 3 (1.20%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.64%) Cryptography
2 13 (5.22%) Blackberry
3 12 (4.82%) Mobile App
4 10 (4.02%) CESG
4 10 (4.02%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.41%) Smartcard
5 6 (2.41%) Clustering
6 5 (2.01%) Mainframe
6 5 (2.01%) EMV
6 5 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.61%) Smart Meter
7 4 (1.61%) Statistics
8 3 (1.20%) Replication
8 3 (1.20%) CLARiiON
8 3 (1.20%) Open Source
9 2 (0.80%) iPad
9 2 (0.80%) Firmware
9 2 (0.80%) SecurID
10 1 (0.40%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.40%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 122 (49.00%) Windows
2 53 (21.29%) Linux
3 51 (20.48%) UNIX
4 48 (19.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (12.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (7.63%) Apple iOS
6 19 (7.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (7.63%) Android
7 17 (6.83%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (5.62%) Solaris
9 7 (2.81%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.20%) CentOS
10 3 (1.20%) AIX
11 2 (0.80%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.80%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.40%) Windows Phone 8
12 1 (0.40%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (13.65%) ITIL
2 23 (9.24%) Penetration Testing
3 20 (8.03%) Information Security
4 19 (7.63%) Migration
5 17 (6.83%) Configuration Management
5 17 (6.83%) Identity Management
5 17 (6.83%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 16 (6.43%) Risk Management
7 13 (5.22%) UML
8 12 (4.82%) SOA
8 12 (4.82%) Project Management
8 12 (4.82%) Security Architecture
9 11 (4.42%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (4.02%) TOGAF
10 10 (4.02%) ETL
10 10 (4.02%) E-Commerce
11 9 (3.61%) Scrum
11 9 (3.61%) Enterprise Architecture
11 9 (3.61%) Test Scripting
12 8 (3.21%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 44 (17.67%) Java
2 41 (16.47%) SQL
3 24 (9.64%) PowerShell
4 17 (6.83%) VBScript
5 15 (6.02%) T-SQL
6 10 (4.02%) Objective-C
7 8 (3.21%) Shell Script
8 7 (2.81%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 5 (2.01%) JavaScript
9 5 (2.01%) Perl
10 4 (1.61%) C
10 4 (1.61%) C#
10 4 (1.61%) C++
10 4 (1.61%) Python
11 3 (1.20%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.40%) XQuery
12 1 (0.40%) Ruby
12 1 (0.40%) XPath
12 1 (0.40%) PHP
Qualifications
1 79 (31.73%) Security Cleared
2 51 (20.48%) SC Cleared
3 23 (9.24%) DV Cleared
4 22 (8.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (6.43%) MCSE
6 14 (5.62%) MCP
7 10 (4.02%) CISSP
7 10 (4.02%) Degree
8 9 (3.61%) MCSA
9 5 (2.01%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (2.01%) CCEA
9 5 (2.01%) CCEE
10 3 (1.20%) OCP
10 3 (1.20%) Oracle Certification
10 3 (1.20%) RHCE
11 2 (0.80%) CEH
11 2 (0.80%) MCTS
11 2 (0.80%) MCITP
12 1 (0.40%) CISA
12 1 (0.40%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.83%) PCI DSS
2 9 (3.61%) QA
3 8 (3.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (2.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.20%) BS7799
6 2 (0.80%) SLA
7 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.40%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.40%) GPG13
System Software
1 99 (39.76%) Active Directory
2 31 (12.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (8.03%) UAG
4 13 (5.22%) XenApp
5 9 (3.61%) vSphere
6 8 (3.21%) Squid
7 7 (2.81%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (2.41%) VMware ESX
9 5 (2.01%) Terminal Services
9 5 (2.01%) Hyper-V
9 5 (2.01%) XenServer
9 5 (2.01%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (1.61%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 3 (1.20%) Oracle RMAN
11 3 (1.20%) Xen
11 3 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.80%) vCloud
12 2 (0.80%) DFS Replication
12 2 (0.80%) RACF
13 1 (0.40%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 32 (12.85%) SCCM
2 23 (9.24%) SCOM
3 12 (4.82%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 11 (4.42%) WMI
5 10 (4.02%) OpenSSO
6 9 (3.61%) HP Quality Center
7 8 (3.21%) WSUS
8 7 (2.81%) EMC NetWorker
9 6 (2.41%) ZABBIX
10 5 (2.01%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 5 (2.01%) CA SiteMinder
10 5 (2.01%) McAfee ePO
11 4 (1.61%) Puppet
11 4 (1.61%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 4 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (1.61%) Tivoli
11 4 (1.61%) Backup Exec
12 3 (1.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 3 (1.20%) MIIS
12 3 (1.20%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 91 (36.55%) Microsoft
2 60 (24.10%) VMware
3 52 (20.88%) Oracle
4 45 (18.07%) Citrix
5 28 (11.24%) Cisco
6 20 (8.03%) Red Hat
7 17 (6.83%) IBM
7 17 (6.83%) HP
8 13 (5.22%) CA
9 10 (4.02%) Symantec
10 9 (3.61%) McAfee
10 9 (3.61%) CheckPoint
10 9 (3.61%) Sun
10 9 (3.61%) Splunk
11 6 (2.41%) JBoss
11 6 (2.41%) Adobe
11 6 (2.41%) EMC
12 5 (2.01%) SAP
12 5 (2.01%) BEA
12 5 (2.01%) StorageTek
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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Rate: £350 - £375 per day
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