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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Rank 460 406 448
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +42
Contract jobs citing PKI 148 173 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.31% 0.37% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.96% 1.16% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 97 77
Average daily rate £450 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £278 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £439 £450 £413
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 2
Average hourly rate £43.00 £26.00 £31.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.38% -17.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £26.00 £31.56
% change year-on-year
+65.38% -17.60%
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
15339 14868 14926
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.49% 31.65% 33.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 10028 9356 9179
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 620 641 619
Average hourly rate £22.06 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.54% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.61 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -4 84 £450 - 8
London -11 31 £475 +6.74% 6
Yorkshire -9 11 £463 +26.71% 3
North West -10 5 £335 -23.86% 2
East of England -4 4 £600 +33.33% 2
South West -5 4 £473 -14.09% 6
North East - 4 £405 -
East Midlands -12 2 £273 -30.12%
West Midlands -19 1 £248 -
PKI
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PKI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 128 (36.57%) Windows
2 125 (35.71%) Security Cleared
3 96 (27.43%) Linux
4 94 (26.86%) Active Directory
5 92 (26.29%) Firewall
6 83 (23.71%) SC Cleared
7 82 (23.43%) Microsoft
8 65 (18.57%) VPN
9 61 (17.43%) Unix
10 56 (16.00%) SSL
11 54 (15.43%) Java
12 53 (15.14%) HP
13 50 (14.29%) Finance
14 49 (14.00%) Cisco
15 48 (13.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 48 (13.71%) Jenkins
16 47 (13.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 47 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
16 47 (13.43%) SNMP
17 46 (13.14%) DV Cleared
17 46 (13.14%) SIEM
17 46 (13.14%) CLAS
18 44 (12.57%) Windows Server
19 43 (12.29%) Citrix
19 43 (12.29%) Shell Script
20 42 (12.00%) CESG Certified Professional
20 42 (12.00%) Data Centre
21 41 (11.71%) Information Security
22 40 (11.43%) LoadRunner
22 40 (11.43%) DNS

PKI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 38 (10.86%) Confluence
2 23 (6.57%) WebSphere
3 17 (4.86%) Apache
4 14 (4.00%) IIS
4 14 (4.00%) JBoss
5 11 (3.14%) SharePoint
6 10 (2.86%) MS Exchange
7 8 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (2.29%) Tomcat
8 6 (1.71%) Skype for Business
9 5 (1.43%) Cloud Foundry
9 5 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (1.14%) WebSphere Process Server
11 3 (0.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 3 (0.86%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.86%) CMS
11 3 (0.86%) Mule
11 3 (0.86%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.86%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 25 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.43%) MS Visio
3 8 (2.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.00%) MS Office
5 6 (1.71%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.71%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.14%) Relativity
3 3 (0.86%) BASE24
4 2 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.57%) Remedy AR System
5 1 (0.29%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 21 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (3.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (3.43%) Office 365
3 5 (1.43%) SoftLayer
3 5 (1.43%) Sumo Logic
4 4 (1.14%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (0.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.86%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.57%) IaaS
6 2 (0.57%) PaaS
6 2 (0.57%) SaaS
7 1 (0.29%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 92 (26.29%) Firewall
2 65 (18.57%) VPN
3 56 (16.00%) SSL
4 47 (13.43%) SNMP
5 40 (11.43%) DNS
6 30 (8.57%) LDAP
6 30 (8.57%) Wireless
7 26 (7.43%) TCP/IP
8 22 (6.29%) WAN
9 21 (6.00%) LAN
10 20 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
10 20 (5.71%) Internet
10 20 (5.71%) Intrusion Detection
11 17 (4.86%) HTTP
11 17 (4.86%) SAN
12 15 (4.29%) Kerberos
12 15 (4.29%) NetScaler
13 14 (4.00%) MPLS
13 14 (4.00%) Network Security
14 13 (3.71%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (6.57%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.86%) MySQL
3 7 (2.00%) DB2
4 6 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (1.43%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (1.43%) Big Data
6 4 (1.14%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.86%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.86%) NonStop SQL
7 3 (0.86%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.86%) OLTP
7 3 (0.86%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.86%) VoltDB
8 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.29%) QlikView
8 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 48 (13.71%) Jenkins
2 40 (11.43%) LoadRunner
3 38 (10.86%) JIRA
4 34 (9.71%) Cucumber
4 34 (9.71%) HP UFT
4 34 (9.71%) JMeter
5 33 (9.43%) Selenium
6 11 (3.14%) Maven
7 8 (2.29%) Eclipse
8 5 (1.43%) TeamCity
8 5 (1.43%) Vagrant
9 4 (1.14%) JUnit
9 4 (1.14%) Lombardi
10 3 (0.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (0.86%) Git (software)
10 3 (0.86%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (0.86%) SoapUI
11 2 (0.57%) IntelliJ
11 2 (0.57%) Subversion
12 1 (0.29%) Ant
General
1 50 (14.29%) Finance
2 26 (7.43%) Banking
3 10 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.43%) Financial Institution
5 3 (0.86%) Manufacturing
5 3 (0.86%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.57%) Back Office
6 2 (0.57%) Billing
7 1 (0.29%) Advertising
7 1 (0.29%) Electronics
7 1 (0.29%) Games
7 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.29%) Law
7 1 (0.29%) Legal
7 1 (0.29%) Local Government
7 1 (0.29%) Marketing
7 1 (0.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 63 (18.00%) Consultant
2 61 (17.43%) Architect
3 45 (12.86%) Security Architect
4 35 (10.00%) Analyst
5 32 (9.14%) Security Consultant
6 29 (8.29%) Security Engineer
7 21 (6.00%) Test Leader
8 18 (5.14%) Information Assurance Consultant
9 14 (4.00%) Active Directory Engineer
9 14 (4.00%) Developer
9 14 (4.00%) Information Security Consultant
9 14 (4.00%) Network Engineer
10 11 (3.14%) 3rd Line Support
10 11 (3.14%) DevOps Engineer
10 11 (3.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (3.14%) IT Consultant
10 11 (3.14%) IT Security Consultant
11 10 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
11 10 (2.86%) Support Engineer
11 10 (2.86%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (9.71%) Middleware
2 22 (6.29%) .NET
3 16 (4.57%) Web Services
4 13 (3.71%) SAML
5 12 (3.43%) SOAP
5 12 (3.43%) XML
6 8 (2.29%) Spring
7 7 (2.00%) JCE
8 6 (1.71%) 802.1X
8 6 (1.71%) RESTful
9 5 (1.43%) Grails
9 5 (1.43%) Ruby on Rails
10 4 (1.14%) Java EE
10 4 (1.14%) Software Packaging
11 3 (0.86%) IBM Integration Bus
11 3 (0.86%) Lucene
11 3 (0.86%) WebSphere MQ
11 3 (0.86%) XML Messaging
12 2 (0.57%) Hibernate
12 2 (0.57%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (12.00%) Data Centre
2 28 (8.00%) Cryptography
3 23 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (5.43%) Management Information System
5 18 (5.14%) CESG
6 15 (4.29%) Algorithms
7 14 (4.00%) CESG CLAS
8 13 (3.71%) Computer Science
8 13 (3.71%) Replication
9 11 (3.14%) DataPower
10 9 (2.57%) Mainframe
11 8 (2.29%) Public Cloud
12 5 (1.43%) Statistics
13 4 (1.14%) Client/Server
13 4 (1.14%) Smart Meter
13 4 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
14 3 (0.86%) Learning Management System
14 3 (0.86%) Streaming Media
14 3 (0.86%) Streaming Video
14 3 (0.86%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 128 (36.57%) Windows
2 96 (27.43%) Linux
3 61 (17.43%) Unix
4 44 (12.57%) Windows Server
5 34 (9.71%) Mac OS X
6 26 (7.43%) AIX
6 26 (7.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (4.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (4.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (4.00%) Solaris
9 14 (4.00%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.86%) Android
10 3 (0.86%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.57%) CentOS
11 2 (0.57%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.57%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.29%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (13.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 47 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (13.14%) SIEM
4 41 (11.71%) Information Security
5 39 (11.14%) Identity Management
6 38 (10.86%) Information Assurance
7 37 (10.57%) ITIL
8 36 (10.29%) Network Monitoring
9 30 (8.57%) Functional Testing
10 29 (8.29%) Network Architecture
10 29 (8.29%) Security Architecture
11 28 (8.00%) Migration
11 28 (8.00%) Non-Functional Testing
12 26 (7.43%) Security Management
12 26 (7.43%) Test Automation
13 20 (5.71%) DevOps
13 20 (5.71%) Service Management
14 19 (5.43%) Continuous Improvement
14 19 (5.43%) TOGAF
15 18 (5.14%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 54 (15.43%) Java
2 43 (12.29%) Shell Script
3 35 (10.00%) SQL
4 30 (8.57%) Python
5 27 (7.71%) PowerShell
6 24 (6.86%) Perl
7 22 (6.29%) Ruby
8 18 (5.14%) JavaScript
9 17 (4.86%) C#
10 15 (4.29%) C
11 12 (3.43%) Bash Shell
12 11 (3.14%) VBScript
13 5 (1.43%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.14%) C++
14 4 (1.14%) PHP
15 3 (0.86%) AWK
15 3 (0.86%) sed
16 2 (0.57%) Go
16 2 (0.57%) VB.NET
17 1 (0.29%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 125 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 83 (23.71%) SC Cleared
3 46 (13.14%) CLAS
3 46 (13.14%) DV Cleared
4 42 (12.00%) CESG Certified Professional
5 35 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
6 34 (9.71%) CISSP
6 34 (9.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 29 (8.29%) MCP
8 26 (7.43%) Degree
9 23 (6.57%) CISM
10 22 (6.29%) CCNA
10 22 (6.29%) MCSE
11 11 (3.14%) CCNP
12 10 (2.86%) CCIE
13 9 (2.57%) ISTQB
14 8 (2.29%) Citrix Certification
14 8 (2.29%) GCIA
14 8 (2.29%) GCIH
15 7 (2.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (13.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (6.86%) QA
3 21 (6.00%) RMADS
4 15 (4.29%) PCI DSS
5 7 (2.00%) COBIT
6 6 (1.71%) FIPS 140-2
7 5 (1.43%) COSO
7 5 (1.43%) SAS 70
7 5 (1.43%) SLA
8 4 (1.14%) BS7799
8 4 (1.14%) HMG Infosec
9 3 (0.86%) Disclosure Scotland
9 3 (0.86%) ISO 8583
9 3 (0.86%) ISO20022
10 2 (0.57%) GPG13
10 2 (0.57%) WAI
10 2 (0.57%) WCAG
11 1 (0.29%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.29%) ISO22301
11 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 94 (26.86%) Active Directory
2 27 (7.71%) XenApp
3 24 (6.86%) XenDesktop
4 23 (6.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (4.86%) Microsoft App-V
6 11 (3.14%) Hyper-V
6 11 (3.14%) UAG
6 11 (3.14%) XenServer
7 10 (2.86%) vSphere
8 9 (2.57%) BitLocker
9 7 (2.00%) ISA Server
10 4 (1.14%) vCloud
11 3 (0.86%) Squid
12 2 (0.57%) Docker
12 2 (0.57%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.29%) Firmware
13 1 (0.29%) ProxySG
13 1 (0.29%) RACF
13 1 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.29%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 23 (6.57%) SCCM
2 10 (2.86%) SCOM
3 9 (2.57%) WSUS
4 7 (2.00%) EdgeSight
4 7 (2.00%) FortiGate
4 7 (2.00%) Nagios
4 7 (2.00%) RSA Security Analytics
5 6 (1.71%) Puppet
6 5 (1.43%) CA Single Sign-On
6 5 (1.43%) Cisco CUCM
6 5 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.14%) Ansible
7 4 (1.14%) Cisco UCCX
7 4 (1.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 4 (1.14%) SmoothWall
8 3 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.86%) Nessus
8 3 (0.86%) Nmap
8 3 (0.86%) OpenSSO
8 3 (0.86%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 82 (23.43%) Microsoft
2 53 (15.14%) HP
3 49 (14.00%) Cisco
4 43 (12.29%) Citrix
5 35 (10.00%) VMware
6 34 (9.71%) Oracle
7 23 (6.57%) F5
8 22 (6.29%) CheckPoint
8 22 (6.29%) IBM
9 21 (6.00%) Juniper
10 19 (5.43%) Red Hat
11 16 (4.57%) Palo Alto
12 10 (2.86%) Remedy
13 9 (2.57%) Splunk
14 8 (2.29%) CA
15 6 (1.71%) AppSense
15 6 (1.71%) BMC
15 6 (1.71%) Riverbed
16 5 (1.43%) 3PAR
16 5 (1.43%) Wyse
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