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 3 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Rank 398 429 479
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +50
Contract jobs citing PKI 208 160 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.39% 0.31% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.21% 0.95% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 75 45
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£406 £375 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -18.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £250 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £540 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 7
Average hourly rate - £30.50 £31.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £31.56
% change year-on-year
- +42.60%
PKI
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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
17183 16801 16184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.43% 32.84% 33.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 10979 10243 9989
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 £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 671 704 655
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £44.82
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% +14.28%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +21 89 £425 - 9
South East +15 71 £425 +17.24% 6
North West -16 27 £350 -22.22%
East of England -6 10 £300 -20.00% 1
North East - 6 £300 -
South West -10 4 £475 - 3
West Midlands +6 1 £400 -
Yorkshire -25 1 - - 7
PKI
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PKI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 177 (35.90%) Firewall
2 140 (28.40%) Windows
3 131 (26.57%) Cisco
4 128 (25.96%) Active Directory
5 112 (22.72%) Microsoft
6 108 (21.91%) SSL
7 100 (20.28%) VPN
8 98 (19.88%) ITIL
8 98 (19.88%) VMware
9 94 (19.07%) Finance
10 93 (18.86%) UNIX
11 92 (18.66%) Linux
12 84 (17.04%) Security Cleared
13 79 (16.02%) DNS
14 77 (15.62%) CISSP
14 77 (15.62%) Cisco ASA
15 75 (15.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 74 (15.01%) TCP/IP
16 74 (15.01%) WAN
17 73 (14.81%) Data Centre
18 70 (14.20%) Information Security
19 67 (13.59%) Citrix
20 65 (13.18%) CheckPoint
20 65 (13.18%) SIEM
21 64 (12.98%) SC Cleared
22 62 (12.58%) Network Security
23 61 (12.37%) Middleware
24 54 (10.95%) CISM
24 54 (10.95%) Vulnerability Assessment
24 54 (10.95%) Kalman Filter

PKI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 41 (8.32%) WebSphere
2 37 (7.51%) MS Exchange
3 36 (7.30%) SharePoint
4 34 (6.90%) Apache
5 26 (5.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 25 (5.07%) IIS
7 18 (3.65%) Tomcat
8 17 (3.45%) JBoss
9 15 (3.04%) Exchange Server 2013
10 13 (2.64%) Lync
11 12 (2.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 9 (1.83%) Cloud Foundry
13 8 (1.62%) WebSphere Application Server
13 8 (1.62%) SharePoint 2010
14 6 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
14 6 (1.22%) WebLogic
15 5 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
16 4 (0.81%) CICS
16 4 (0.81%) MQSeries
16 4 (0.81%) Confluence
Applications
1 35 (7.10%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.25%) MS Office
3 14 (2.84%) MS Visio
3 14 (2.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.01%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.81%) Sentinel
2 3 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.20%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.20%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 34 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (5.07%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.03%) PaaS
4 9 (1.83%) SoftLayer
4 9 (1.83%) Sumo Logic
5 8 (1.62%) SaaS
6 5 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (1.01%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.81%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (0.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 4 (0.81%) Office 365
8 2 (0.41%) IaaS
8 2 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 177 (35.90%) Firewall
2 108 (21.91%) SSL
3 100 (20.28%) VPN
4 79 (16.02%) DNS
5 77 (15.62%) Cisco ASA
6 74 (15.01%) TCP/IP
6 74 (15.01%) WAN
7 62 (12.58%) Network Security
8 53 (10.75%) LAN
9 51 (10.34%) LDAP
9 51 (10.34%) IPsec
10 49 (9.94%) Wireless
11 46 (9.33%) VLAN
12 45 (9.13%) Internet
12 45 (9.13%) MPLS
13 41 (8.32%) Intrusion Detection
14 35 (7.10%) BGP
14 35 (7.10%) DHCP
15 28 (5.68%) Ethernet
15 28 (5.68%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (6.09%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.43%) Big Data
3 11 (2.23%) DB2
4 7 (1.42%) MySQL
5 6 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (1.22%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.01%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.01%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.81%) MongoDB
7 4 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.81%) DataStage
7 4 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.41%) Sybase ASA
8 2 (0.41%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.20%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.20%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.20%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.20%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (2.84%) Jenkins
2 8 (1.62%) Eclipse
2 8 (1.62%) LoadRunner
2 8 (1.62%) Maven
3 5 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (1.01%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.01%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.81%) TeamCity
4 4 (0.81%) JIRA
5 3 (0.61%) Introscope
5 3 (0.61%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 94 (19.07%) Finance
2 27 (5.48%) Banking
3 25 (5.07%) Telecoms
4 20 (4.06%) Multimedia
5 11 (2.23%) Financial Institution
6 9 (1.83%) Publishing
7 8 (1.62%) Legal
7 8 (1.62%) Investment Banking
7 8 (1.62%) Electronics
8 6 (1.22%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.81%) Spanish Language
10 3 (0.61%) Retail
11 2 (0.41%) Military
11 2 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.41%) Law
12 1 (0.20%) Automotive
12 1 (0.20%) Back Office
12 1 (0.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 69 (14.00%) Architect
2 63 (12.78%) Consultant
3 62 (12.58%) Analyst
4 43 (8.72%) Security Analyst
5 38 (7.71%) Network Engineer
6 33 (6.69%) Security Architect
7 32 (6.49%) Security Engineer
8 26 (5.27%) Security Consultant
8 26 (5.27%) Technical Analyst
9 23 (4.67%) Developer
10 17 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 17 (3.45%) Security Manager
11 16 (3.25%) DevOps Engineer
12 14 (2.84%) Systems Engineer
13 13 (2.64%) Server Engineer
14 12 (2.43%) Infrastructure Architect
14 12 (2.43%) Active Directory Consultant
15 11 (2.23%) Support Engineer
15 11 (2.23%) Citrix Engineer
16 10 (2.03%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (12.37%) Middleware
2 25 (5.07%) Web Services
3 24 (4.87%) .NET
4 21 (4.26%) 802.1X
5 13 (2.64%) WebSphere MQ
5 13 (2.64%) SOAP
6 12 (2.43%) Spring
7 11 (2.23%) SAML
8 10 (2.03%) XML
9 9 (1.83%) Ruby on Rails
9 9 (1.83%) Grails
10 8 (1.62%) JCE
10 8 (1.62%) OAuth
11 7 (1.42%) REST
11 7 (1.42%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 6 (1.22%) J2EE
13 5 (1.01%) HTML
13 5 (1.01%) WCF
13 5 (1.01%) OpenID
14 4 (0.81%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 73 (14.81%) Data Centre
2 40 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (7.91%) Management Information System
4 24 (4.87%) Cryptography
5 23 (4.67%) DataPower
6 14 (2.84%) Computer Science
7 12 (2.43%) Blackberry
7 12 (2.43%) Mainframe
8 11 (2.23%) Clustering
8 11 (2.23%) Smart Meter
8 11 (2.23%) Algorithms
9 10 (2.03%) Data Protection Act
9 10 (2.03%) Client/Server
10 9 (1.83%) Statistics
11 7 (1.42%) Public Cloud
11 7 (1.42%) CESG
12 6 (1.22%) Life Science
12 6 (1.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 5 (1.01%) RMADS
13 5 (1.01%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 140 (28.40%) Windows
2 93 (18.86%) UNIX
3 92 (18.66%) Linux
4 40 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (7.51%) AIX
6 34 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 31 (6.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 28 (5.68%) Solaris
9 19 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
10 17 (3.45%) Windows 7
11 7 (1.42%) CentOS
12 6 (1.22%) zOS
12 6 (1.22%) Android
13 5 (1.01%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.81%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.61%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.41%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.41%) Mac OS
17 1 (0.20%) Windows Vista
17 1 (0.20%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (19.88%) ITIL
2 70 (14.20%) Information Security
3 65 (13.18%) SIEM
4 54 (10.95%) Kalman Filter
4 54 (10.95%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 53 (10.75%) Migration
6 52 (10.55%) Penetration Testing
7 36 (7.30%) Project Management
8 33 (6.69%) Service Delivery
9 27 (5.48%) Security Architecture
10 25 (5.07%) Security Management
11 24 (4.87%) Identity Management
12 23 (4.67%) Vulnerability Management
12 23 (4.67%) Network Management
13 22 (4.46%) DevOps
14 21 (4.26%) Security Patching
14 21 (4.26%) Data Protection
15 20 (4.06%) Analytics
15 20 (4.06%) Load Balancing
16 19 (3.85%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (9.13%) Java
2 34 (6.90%) SQL
3 32 (6.49%) Shell Script
3 32 (6.49%) PowerShell
4 21 (4.26%) C++
5 20 (4.06%) C#
6 18 (3.65%) Python
7 16 (3.25%) C
8 13 (2.64%) VBScript
8 13 (2.64%) Bash Shell
9 12 (2.43%) Ruby
9 12 (2.43%) Perl
10 7 (1.42%) ABAP
11 6 (1.22%) VB.NET
12 5 (1.01%) PHP
13 2 (0.41%) VB
13 2 (0.41%) XQuery
13 2 (0.41%) Assembly Language
13 2 (0.41%) REXX
13 2 (0.41%) CLIST
Qualifications
1 84 (17.04%) Security Cleared
2 77 (15.62%) CISSP
3 64 (12.98%) SC Cleared
4 54 (10.95%) CISM
5 35 (7.10%) Degree
6 32 (6.49%) Cisco Certification
7 30 (6.09%) CISMP
7 30 (6.09%) ITIL Certification
8 22 (4.46%) Microsoft Certification
9 21 (4.26%) CCNA
10 19 (3.85%) CCNP
10 19 (3.85%) DV Cleared
11 15 (3.04%) CCENT
12 14 (2.84%) MCSE
12 14 (2.84%) Citrix Certification
13 12 (2.43%) MCP
13 12 (2.43%) CISA
14 11 (2.23%) CCSE
15 10 (2.03%) CCEA
15 10 (2.03%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (15.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 30 (6.09%) PCI DSS
3 28 (5.68%) QA
4 11 (2.23%) COBIT
5 7 (1.42%) SLA
6 6 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.81%) COSO
8 3 (0.61%) GxP
9 2 (0.41%) BS7799
9 2 (0.41%) HMG Infosec
10 1 (0.20%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 128 (25.96%) Active Directory
2 50 (10.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (8.32%) Hyper-V
4 27 (5.48%) vSphere
5 22 (4.46%) XenApp
6 20 (4.06%) Microsoft App-V
7 13 (2.64%) UAG
8 10 (2.03%) XenDesktop
9 8 (1.62%) Squid
9 8 (1.62%) XenServer
10 7 (1.42%) Snort
10 7 (1.42%) vCloud
11 5 (1.01%) Time Sharing Option
11 5 (1.01%) Job Entry Subsystem
11 5 (1.01%) RACF
11 5 (1.01%) Terminal Services
12 4 (0.81%) ISA Server
12 4 (0.81%) VMware ESX
12 4 (0.81%) ProxySG
13 3 (0.61%) Xen
Systems Management
1 25 (5.07%) SCCM
1 25 (5.07%) SCOM
2 18 (3.65%) WSUS
2 18 (3.65%) McAfee ePO
3 14 (2.84%) Puppet
4 13 (2.64%) Nagios
4 13 (2.64%) CA Single Sign-On
5 12 (2.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 10 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (1.83%) Vagrant
8 8 (1.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 6 (1.22%) Norton AntiVirus
10 5 (1.01%) Backup Exec
11 4 (0.81%) SCVMM
11 4 (0.81%) Tivoli
11 4 (0.81%) NetBackup
11 4 (0.81%) SCDPM
11 4 (0.81%) SCOrch
11 4 (0.81%) XenMobile
11 4 (0.81%) zSecure
Vendors
1 131 (26.57%) Cisco
2 112 (22.72%) Microsoft
3 98 (19.88%) VMware
4 67 (13.59%) Citrix
5 65 (13.18%) CheckPoint
6 36 (7.30%) IBM
7 35 (7.10%) Clearswift
7 35 (7.10%) Kaspersky
8 34 (6.90%) HP
9 31 (6.29%) Juniper
9 31 (6.29%) F5
10 30 (6.09%) Oracle
10 30 (6.09%) Red Hat
11 27 (5.48%) McAfee
12 24 (4.87%) Symantec
12 24 (4.87%) CA
13 22 (4.46%) SolarWinds
14 20 (4.06%) Infoblox
14 20 (4.06%) Aruba
15 19 (3.85%) Splunk
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