The 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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Rank 342 455 418
Rank change year-on-year
+113 -37
Contract jobs citing PKI 260 111 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.51% 0.22% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.66% 0.70% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 52 51
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£350 £436 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.77% -0.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £303 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £698 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £395 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.06% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 1
Average hourly rate £20.19 £32.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.89% +71.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year
-37.89% -
PKI
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
15617 15755 13639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.87% 31.80% 31.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 9717 9921 8361
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £238 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £607 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 576 613 596
Average hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.91 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +4.65%

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 4 May 2015.

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 4 May 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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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
London +56 90 £350 -33.33% 8
South East +44 80 £430 -4.44% 5
North West +6 32 £331 - 6
East of England +12 20 £370 +25.54% 5
South West +10 15 £225 -40.00% 5
East Midlands - 7 £305 - 1
West Midlands - 6 £338 -
Yorkshire -16 4 £306 -12.50% 1
PKI
UK

PKI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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.

1 150 (34.80%) Windows
2 137 (31.79%) Firewall
3 125 (29.00%) Security Cleared
4 121 (28.07%) Microsoft
5 113 (26.22%) Active Directory
6 107 (24.83%) Cisco
7 102 (23.67%) VMware
8 98 (22.74%) ITIL
9 90 (20.88%) SC Cleared
10 87 (20.19%) SSL
11 77 (17.87%) TCP/IP
12 76 (17.63%) Finance
13 72 (16.71%) Linux
14 71 (16.47%) VPN
15 66 (15.31%) DNS
16 65 (15.08%) WAN
17 61 (14.15%) Cisco ASA
18 60 (13.92%) CISSP
19 59 (13.69%) Citrix
20 54 (12.53%) Hyper-V
21 53 (12.30%) LAN
21 53 (12.30%) UNIX
22 52 (12.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
22 52 (12.06%) Information Security
23 51 (11.83%) Network Security
24 49 (11.37%) SharePoint
25 48 (11.14%) Internet
25 48 (11.14%) SQL
26 47 (10.90%) LDAP
26 47 (10.90%) Windows Server 2008

PKI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 49 (11.37%) SharePoint
2 34 (7.89%) MS Exchange
3 33 (7.66%) IIS
4 26 (6.03%) Apache
5 23 (5.34%) Exchange Server 2010
6 22 (5.10%) WebSphere
7 19 (4.41%) Lync
8 17 (3.94%) Tomcat
8 17 (3.94%) SharePoint 2013
9 12 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
10 11 (2.55%) WebSphere Application Server
10 11 (2.55%) JBoss
11 9 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2013
12 7 (1.62%) SharePoint Server
12 7 (1.62%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (1.62%) WebLogic
13 6 (1.39%) Apache ServiceMix
14 4 (0.93%) Confluence
14 4 (0.93%) MQSeries
15 3 (0.70%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 42 (9.74%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.78%) MS Office
2 12 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (2.55%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.93%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.23%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 36 (8.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (3.25%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (2.78%) Office 365
4 7 (1.62%) IaaS
5 6 (1.39%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (1.39%) PaaS
6 5 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (1.16%) Amazon S3
6 5 (1.16%) Google Drive
7 4 (0.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 4 (0.93%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.70%) SaaS
9 1 (0.23%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 137 (31.79%) Firewall
2 87 (20.19%) SSL
3 77 (17.87%) TCP/IP
4 71 (16.47%) VPN
5 66 (15.31%) DNS
6 65 (15.08%) WAN
7 61 (14.15%) Cisco ASA
8 53 (12.30%) LAN
9 51 (11.83%) Network Security
10 48 (11.14%) Internet
11 47 (10.90%) LDAP
12 34 (7.89%) MPLS
13 33 (7.66%) DHCP
14 31 (7.19%) BGP
15 28 (6.50%) IPsec
16 27 (6.26%) Wireless
17 26 (6.03%) Ethernet
17 26 (6.03%) EIGRP
18 24 (5.57%) SAN
18 24 (5.57%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (7.42%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.32%) MySQL
3 9 (2.09%) NoSQL
3 9 (2.09%) Amazon RDS
4 8 (1.86%) Oracle Database
5 7 (1.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (1.62%) Big Data
6 6 (1.39%) Pentaho
6 6 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.70%) DB2
7 3 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.46%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.46%) IDOL
9 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.23%) Sybase ASA
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.23%) EDRMS
9 1 (0.23%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (2.78%) Jenkins
1 12 (2.78%) Git (software)
2 9 (2.09%) Introscope
3 6 (1.39%) QUnit
3 6 (1.39%) JUnit
3 6 (1.39%) JMeter
3 6 (1.39%) Subversion
4 5 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (0.93%) TeamCity
5 4 (0.93%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.93%) JIRA
6 3 (0.70%) StarTeam
6 3 (0.70%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.23%) Selenium
7 1 (0.23%) Metasploit
7 1 (0.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.23%) WinRunner
7 1 (0.23%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.23%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.23%) Eclipse
General
1 76 (17.63%) Finance
2 19 (4.41%) Multimedia
2 19 (4.41%) Telecoms
3 16 (3.71%) Banking
4 13 (3.02%) Publishing
5 8 (1.86%) Investment Banking
6 6 (1.39%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.16%) Electronics
8 4 (0.93%) Legal
8 4 (0.93%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.70%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.70%) Military
9 3 (0.70%) Automotive
10 2 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.46%) Retail
11 1 (0.23%) Advertising
11 1 (0.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 83 (19.26%) Architect
2 54 (12.53%) Analyst
3 49 (11.37%) Consultant
4 42 (9.74%) Security Engineer
5 32 (7.42%) Security Architect
6 30 (6.96%) Security Analyst
7 23 (5.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 23 (5.34%) Network Engineer
8 21 (4.87%) Developer
9 20 (4.64%) Security Consultant
10 19 (4.41%) Systems Engineer
11 18 (4.18%) Technical Analyst
12 17 (3.94%) Server Engineer
13 13 (3.02%) Technical Architect
14 12 (2.78%) Active Directory Consultant
15 11 (2.55%) Infrastructure Architect
16 10 (2.32%) Support Engineer
16 10 (2.32%) Administrator
16 10 (2.32%) Applications Architect
17 8 (1.86%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (5.80%) Middleware
2 23 (5.34%) Web Services
3 16 (3.71%) XML
4 15 (3.48%) JSON
4 15 (3.48%) HTML
5 12 (2.78%) J2EE
6 11 (2.55%) Java EE
6 11 (2.55%) .NET
7 10 (2.32%) Ajax
8 9 (2.09%) REST
8 9 (2.09%) HTML5
9 8 (1.86%) Hibernate
10 7 (1.62%) ActiveMQ
10 7 (1.62%) SAP PI
10 7 (1.62%) OAuth
10 7 (1.62%) SAML
11 6 (1.39%) Apache Camel
11 6 (1.39%) Mustache
11 6 (1.39%) JPA
11 6 (1.39%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 36 (8.35%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (7.89%) Management Information System
3 31 (7.19%) Clustering
4 28 (6.50%) Cryptography
5 13 (3.02%) Data Protection Act
5 13 (3.02%) CESG
6 12 (2.78%) Mobile App
7 10 (2.32%) Smartcard
8 9 (2.09%) Client/Server
8 9 (2.09%) Smart Meter
8 9 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (1.86%) Algorithms
9 8 (1.86%) Mainframe
10 7 (1.62%) Public Cloud
11 6 (1.39%) Replication
12 5 (1.16%) Statistics
12 5 (1.16%) Computer Science
12 5 (1.16%) N-Tier
13 4 (0.93%) iPad
13 4 (0.93%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 150 (34.80%) Windows
2 72 (16.71%) Linux
3 53 (12.30%) UNIX
4 47 (10.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (8.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (6.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 29 (6.73%) Solaris
8 16 (3.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (3.02%) Android
10 12 (2.78%) Windows 7
10 12 (2.78%) CentOS
11 7 (1.62%) Apple iOS
11 7 (1.62%) Windows Phone 8
11 7 (1.62%) Windows Phone
12 6 (1.39%) AIX
13 4 (0.93%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.70%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.23%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.23%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (22.74%) ITIL
2 52 (12.06%) Information Security
3 46 (10.67%) SIEM
4 43 (9.98%) Migration
5 42 (9.74%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 37 (8.58%) Penetration Testing
6 37 (8.58%) Kalman Filter
7 32 (7.42%) Service Delivery
8 31 (7.19%) Configuration Management
9 30 (6.96%) Identity Management
10 29 (6.73%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (5.57%) Enterprise Architecture
11 24 (5.57%) Load Balancing
12 23 (5.34%) Risk Management
13 20 (4.64%) Vulnerability Management
13 20 (4.64%) Security Architecture
13 20 (4.64%) Data Protection
14 19 (4.41%) Change Management
14 19 (4.41%) Workflow
14 19 (4.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (11.14%) SQL
2 44 (10.21%) Java
3 41 (9.51%) PowerShell
4 27 (6.26%) C#
5 20 (4.64%) C++
6 17 (3.94%) Shell Script
7 15 (3.48%) C
8 14 (3.25%) VBScript
9 12 (2.78%) Python
9 12 (2.78%) PHP
10 11 (2.55%) Bash Shell
11 9 (2.09%) JavaScript
12 8 (1.86%) Perl
13 6 (1.39%) ABAP
14 5 (1.16%) Delphi
15 3 (0.70%) VB
15 3 (0.70%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.46%) Bourne shell
16 2 (0.46%) C-shell
16 2 (0.46%) R
Qualifications
1 125 (29.00%) Security Cleared
2 90 (20.88%) SC Cleared
3 60 (13.92%) CISSP
4 40 (9.28%) DV Cleared
5 37 (8.58%) CISM
6 35 (8.12%) Cisco Certification
7 28 (6.50%) CCNA
8 23 (5.34%) Degree
8 23 (5.34%) CISMP
8 23 (5.34%) CCNP
9 22 (5.10%) Microsoft Certification
9 22 (5.10%) ITIL Certification
10 15 (3.48%) CCENT
11 14 (3.25%) MCSE
12 12 (2.78%) CCIP
13 10 (2.32%) MCITP
14 9 (2.09%) CISA
15 8 (1.86%) CCDP
15 8 (1.86%) CCIE
15 8 (1.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (12.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (6.03%) PCI DSS
3 21 (4.87%) QA
4 9 (2.09%) COBIT
5 7 (1.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (1.16%) SLA
7 4 (0.93%) COSO
8 3 (0.70%) GxP
9 2 (0.46%) JSP 440
System Software
1 113 (26.22%) Active Directory
2 54 (12.53%) Hyper-V
3 39 (9.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (5.57%) UAG
4 24 (5.57%) vSphere
5 16 (3.71%) XenApp
6 14 (3.25%) XenDesktop
7 11 (2.55%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (2.32%) vCloud
9 9 (2.09%) Firmware
10 5 (1.16%) Forefront TMG
11 4 (0.93%) XenServer
11 4 (0.93%) ProxySG
11 4 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.70%) Snort
12 3 (0.70%) ISA Server
12 3 (0.70%) VMware ESX
12 3 (0.70%) BitLocker
13 2 (0.46%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 43 (9.98%) SCCM
2 37 (8.58%) SCOM
3 11 (2.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 9 (2.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 9 (2.09%) CA Wily
4 9 (2.09%) McAfee ePO
4 9 (2.09%) SCOrch
5 7 (1.62%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (1.62%) Tivoli
6 6 (1.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 6 (1.39%) OpenIDM
7 5 (1.16%) WSUS
7 5 (1.16%) CA Single Sign-On
8 4 (0.93%) XenMobile
8 4 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (0.93%) FortiGate
9 3 (0.70%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.70%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.70%) SCVMM
9 3 (0.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 121 (28.07%) Microsoft
2 107 (24.83%) Cisco
3 102 (23.67%) VMware
4 59 (13.69%) Citrix
5 43 (9.98%) CheckPoint
6 38 (8.82%) HP
7 37 (8.58%) F5
8 36 (8.35%) Red Hat
9 32 (7.42%) Oracle
9 32 (7.42%) Juniper
10 31 (7.19%) Clearswift
11 26 (6.03%) Kaspersky
12 24 (5.57%) Dell
13 22 (5.10%) CA
14 19 (4.41%) IBM
15 17 (3.94%) McAfee
15 17 (3.94%) Symantec
16 15 (3.48%) AppSense
16 15 (3.48%) SAP
16 15 (3.48%) SolarWinds
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