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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Rank 430 452 438
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -14
Contract jobs citing PKI 140 90 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.10% 0.72% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 48 63
Average daily rate
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£363 £468 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.45% -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
12747 12539 13335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 25.82% 26.96% 25.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7819 7733 7815
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £601
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
- +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 511 555 706
Average hourly rate £20.13 £22.50 £25.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.55% -10.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -25.45%
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 25 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 25 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 +15 56 £350 -17.64% 9
London -3 37 £425 -9.09% 11
East of England -14 17 £388 - 5
North West +7 14 £450 +5.88%
South West -22 6 - - 1
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 25 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 (48.80%) Windows
2 98 (39.20%) Active Directory
3 91 (36.40%) Microsoft
4 80 (32.00%) Security Cleared
5 69 (27.60%) Firewall
6 60 (24.00%) VMware
7 53 (21.20%) Linux
8 52 (20.80%) DNS
8 52 (20.80%) SC Cleared
9 51 (20.40%) Oracle
9 51 (20.40%) UNIX
10 48 (19.20%) Windows Server 2008
11 46 (18.40%) Citrix
12 44 (17.60%) Java
13 43 (17.20%) SQL
14 41 (16.40%) SQL Server
15 38 (15.20%) TCP/IP
16 34 (13.60%) ITIL
17 33 (13.20%) MS Exchange
17 33 (13.20%) SCCM
18 32 (12.80%) VPN
19 31 (12.40%) VMware Infrastructure
19 31 (12.40%) Windows Server 2012
20 30 (12.00%) LDAP
20 30 (12.00%) Internet
21 29 (11.60%) IIS
22 28 (11.20%) DHCP
22 28 (11.20%) Cisco
23 27 (10.80%) Apache
23 27 (10.80%) SharePoint

PKI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 33 (13.20%) MS Exchange
2 29 (11.60%) IIS
3 27 (10.80%) Apache
3 27 (10.80%) SharePoint
4 24 (9.60%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (6.40%) WebLogic
6 12 (4.80%) SharePoint 2013
7 11 (4.40%) Tomcat
8 10 (4.00%) WebSphere
8 10 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 8 (3.20%) nginx
10 7 (2.80%) Lync
10 7 (2.80%) CMS
11 6 (2.40%) WebLogic Portal
11 6 (2.40%) Apache Solr
11 6 (2.40%) Mule
11 6 (2.40%) Adobe CQ
12 5 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (1.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 21 (8.40%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.00%) MS Office
3 9 (3.60%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.80%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.60%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.80%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (0.80%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.00%) IaaS
2 13 (5.20%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (4.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (4.40%) Office 365
5 4 (1.60%) PaaS
6 3 (1.20%) SaaS
7 2 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 69 (27.60%) Firewall
2 52 (20.80%) DNS
3 38 (15.20%) TCP/IP
4 32 (12.80%) VPN
5 30 (12.00%) Internet
5 30 (12.00%) LDAP
6 28 (11.20%) DHCP
7 19 (7.60%) LAN
8 18 (7.20%) Kerberos
8 18 (7.20%) VLAN
9 16 (6.40%) IPsec
9 16 (6.40%) WAN
10 14 (5.60%) SSL
11 13 (5.20%) HTTP
11 13 (5.20%) Wi-Fi
12 11 (4.40%) SMTP
13 10 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
13 10 (4.00%) Network Security
14 9 (3.60%) OpenVPN
14 9 (3.60%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (16.40%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.40%) Oracle Database
3 10 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
4 7 (2.80%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (2.80%) MongoDB
5 6 (2.40%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.00%) DB2
6 5 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.80%) MS Access
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.40%) DTS
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.40%) OLAP
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.40%) Big Data
9 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (4.00%) Maven
2 8 (3.20%) Ant
3 6 (2.40%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.40%) Jenkins
4 5 (2.00%) MSI
5 4 (1.60%) Fiddler
5 4 (1.60%) Subversion
6 3 (1.20%) JIRA
6 3 (1.20%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.80%) Toad
7 2 (0.80%) InstallShield
7 2 (0.80%) Metasploit
8 1 (0.40%) PhoneGap
General
1 26 (10.40%) Finance
2 17 (6.80%) Banking
3 13 (5.20%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.20%) Local Government
5 2 (0.80%) Publishing
5 2 (0.80%) Automotive
5 2 (0.80%) 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
6 1 (0.40%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (18.00%) Architect
2 44 (17.60%) Consultant
3 25 (10.00%) Analyst
4 20 (8.00%) Security Consultant
5 14 (5.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (5.20%) Security Engineer
7 12 (4.80%) Administrator
8 11 (4.40%) Security Architect
9 10 (4.00%) Security Analyst
9 10 (4.00%) Technical Architect
9 10 (4.00%) SCCM Engineer
10 8 (3.20%) Designer
10 8 (3.20%) IT Consultant
10 8 (3.20%) IT Security Consultant
11 7 (2.80%) Field Engineer
11 7 (2.80%) Test Analyst
11 7 (2.80%) Senior Consultant
11 7 (2.80%) Developer
11 7 (2.80%) Project Manager
12 6 (2.40%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (8.80%) Middleware
2 14 (5.60%) Web Services
3 13 (5.20%) .NET
4 12 (4.80%) RESTful
5 11 (4.40%) XML
5 11 (4.40%) SOAP
6 10 (4.00%) DCOM
7 6 (2.40%) HTML
7 6 (2.40%) Hibernate
7 6 (2.40%) Lucene
8 5 (2.00%) J2EE
8 5 (2.00%) HTML5
9 4 (1.60%) ADSI
9 4 (1.60%) SAML
9 4 (1.60%) Application Packaging
9 4 (1.60%) WCF
9 4 (1.60%) JAAS
10 3 (1.20%) XACML
10 3 (1.20%) OAuth
10 3 (1.20%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.60%) Cryptography
2 11 (4.40%) Mobile App
3 10 (4.00%) CESG
3 10 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.60%) Blackberry
5 6 (2.40%) Smartcard
5 6 (2.40%) Clustering
6 5 (2.00%) Mainframe
6 5 (2.00%) EMV
6 5 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.60%) Smart Meter
7 4 (1.60%) 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 (48.80%) Windows
2 53 (21.20%) Linux
3 51 (20.40%) UNIX
4 48 (19.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (12.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (7.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (7.20%) Apple iOS
7 18 (7.20%) Android
8 17 (6.80%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (5.60%) Solaris
10 7 (2.80%) Windows 7
11 3 (1.20%) CentOS
11 3 (1.20%) AIX
12 2 (0.80%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.80%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (13.60%) ITIL
2 23 (9.20%) Penetration Testing
3 20 (8.00%) Information Security
4 19 (7.60%) Migration
5 17 (6.80%) Configuration Management
5 17 (6.80%) Identity Management
5 17 (6.80%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 16 (6.40%) Risk Management
7 13 (5.20%) UML
7 13 (5.20%) SOA
8 12 (4.80%) Security Architecture
9 11 (4.40%) ETL
9 11 (4.40%) E-Commerce
9 11 (4.40%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (4.00%) TOGAF
10 10 (4.00%) Project Management
11 9 (3.60%) Scrum
11 9 (3.60%) Enterprise Architecture
11 9 (3.60%) Test Scripting
12 8 (3.20%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 44 (17.60%) Java
2 43 (17.20%) SQL
3 24 (9.60%) PowerShell
4 18 (7.20%) VBScript
5 16 (6.40%) T-SQL
6 10 (4.00%) Objective-C
7 8 (3.20%) Shell Script
8 7 (2.80%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 5 (2.00%) Perl
9 5 (2.00%) C#
10 4 (1.60%) C++
10 4 (1.60%) JavaScript
10 4 (1.60%) C
10 4 (1.60%) Python
11 3 (1.20%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.40%) Ruby
12 1 (0.40%) XPath
12 1 (0.40%) XQuery
12 1 (0.40%) PHP
Qualifications
1 80 (32.00%) Security Cleared
2 52 (20.80%) SC Cleared
3 23 (9.20%) DV Cleared
4 21 (8.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (6.40%) MCSE
6 14 (5.60%) MCP
7 10 (4.00%) CISSP
7 10 (4.00%) Degree
8 9 (3.60%) MCSA
9 5 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (2.00%) CCEA
9 5 (2.00%) CCEE
10 3 (1.20%) OCP
10 3 (1.20%) Oracle Certification
10 3 (1.20%) RHCE
11 2 (0.80%) CCSA
11 2 (0.80%) CCSE
11 2 (0.80%) CEH
11 2 (0.80%) MCTS
11 2 (0.80%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.80%) PCI DSS
2 9 (3.60%) QA
3 8 (3.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (2.80%) 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 98 (39.20%) Active Directory
2 31 (12.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (8.00%) UAG
4 14 (5.60%) XenApp
5 9 (3.60%) vSphere
6 8 (3.20%) Squid
7 7 (2.80%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (2.40%) VMware ESX
9 5 (2.00%) Terminal Services
9 5 (2.00%) Hyper-V
9 5 (2.00%) XenServer
9 5 (2.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (1.60%) 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 33 (13.20%) SCCM
2 24 (9.60%) SCOM
3 12 (4.80%) WMI
3 12 (4.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 10 (4.00%) OpenSSO
5 9 (3.60%) HP Quality Center
6 8 (3.20%) WSUS
7 7 (2.80%) EMC NetWorker
8 6 (2.40%) ZABBIX
8 6 (2.40%) CA SiteMinder
9 5 (2.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 4 (1.60%) Backup Exec
10 4 (1.60%) Tivoli
10 4 (1.60%) Puppet
10 4 (1.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 4 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
11 3 (1.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 3 (1.20%) MIIS
11 3 (1.20%) XenMobile
12 2 (0.80%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 91 (36.40%) Microsoft
2 60 (24.00%) VMware
3 51 (20.40%) Oracle
4 46 (18.40%) Citrix
5 28 (11.20%) Cisco
6 20 (8.00%) Red Hat
7 17 (6.80%) HP
8 16 (6.40%) IBM
9 13 (5.20%) CA
10 10 (4.00%) CheckPoint
10 10 (4.00%) Symantec
11 9 (3.60%) Sun
11 9 (3.60%) Splunk
12 6 (2.40%) Endeca
12 6 (2.40%) JBoss
12 6 (2.40%) Adobe
12 6 (2.40%) EMC
12 6 (2.40%) McAfee
12 6 (2.40%) ATG
12 6 (2.40%) BEA
London
Acumin
Rate: £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £351 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Next Ventures Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago