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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PKI over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Rank 357 352 495
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +143
Contract jobs citing PKI 280 259 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.55% 0.51% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.69% 1.59% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 139 53
Median daily rate £475 £350 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -18.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £275 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £514 £695
UK excluding London median daily rate £473 £388 £398
% change year-on-year
+21.77% -2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 3
Median hourly rate £26.29 £20.19 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.23% -37.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.55 £20.09 £31.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.22 £23.09 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.29 £20.19 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+30.23% -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
16602 16298 16597
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.57% 32.18% 32.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 10929 10019 10276
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 538 619 727
Median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.63% -11.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -6.74%

PKI
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing PKI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PKI across the England region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

PKI Hourly Rate Histogram in England

PKI
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PKI within the England region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +50 139 £475 +9.51% 7
London -55 61 £500 +44.92% 2
North West +12 49 £445 +34.33% 3
East of England -5 10 £600 +62.00% 1
South West -7 8 £496 +120.55% 3
West Midlands -5 7 £375 +11.11% 1
East Midlands +3 3 £270 -11.47% 1
North East - 3 £211 - 1
PKI
UK

PKI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PKI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for PKI.

1 167 (40.05%) Security Cleared
2 155 (37.17%) Windows
3 138 (33.09%) Active Directory
4 128 (30.70%) Microsoft
4 128 (30.70%) SC Cleared
5 105 (25.18%) Firewall
6 96 (23.02%) Linux
7 88 (21.10%) Java
8 81 (19.42%) Windows Server
9 80 (19.18%) SSL
10 76 (18.23%) Cryptography
11 68 (16.31%) DNS
12 62 (14.87%) VMware
13 60 (14.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 58 (13.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 56 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
16 52 (12.47%) LDAP
17 50 (11.99%) ITIL
17 50 (11.99%) Information Security
17 50 (11.99%) Data Centre
18 49 (11.75%) VPN
18 49 (11.75%) VMware Infrastructure
19 48 (11.51%) Unix
20 47 (11.27%) CISSP
21 44 (10.55%) Identity Management
22 43 (10.31%) Cisco
23 42 (10.07%) Microsoft Certification
24 41 (9.83%) Finance
24 41 (9.83%) Intrusion Detection
25 39 (9.35%) Citrix

PKI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (6.71%) JBoss
2 27 (6.47%) MS Exchange
3 26 (6.24%) IIS
4 24 (5.76%) Apache
5 21 (5.04%) SharePoint
5 21 (5.04%) Skype for Business
6 17 (4.08%) Confluence
7 14 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2010
8 13 (3.12%) Tomcat
9 9 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2013
9 9 (2.16%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (1.20%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.96%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.72%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.48%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 2 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
14 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2007
14 1 (0.24%) Live Communications Server
14 1 (0.24%) nginx
14 1 (0.24%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 39 (9.35%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.36%) MS Office
3 8 (1.92%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.44%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.24%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 29 (6.95%) Amazon AWS
1 29 (6.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (6.47%) Office 365
3 9 (2.16%) Amazon S3
3 9 (2.16%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (1.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 8 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (1.92%) IaaS
5 7 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (1.44%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (0.96%) SaaS
8 3 (0.72%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.24%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 105 (25.18%) Firewall
2 80 (19.18%) SSL
3 68 (16.31%) DNS
4 52 (12.47%) LDAP
5 49 (11.75%) VPN
6 41 (9.83%) Intrusion Detection
7 35 (8.39%) Internet
8 33 (7.91%) Wireless
9 31 (7.43%) TCP/IP
10 29 (6.95%) Kerberos
11 27 (6.47%) Network Security
12 26 (6.24%) DHCP
13 24 (5.76%) WAN
14 23 (5.52%) HTTP
15 21 (5.04%) IPsec
16 19 (4.56%) LAN
16 19 (4.56%) X.500
17 17 (4.08%) SAN
18 16 (3.84%) Cisco ASA
18 16 (3.84%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (8.87%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.56%) Amazon RDS
3 13 (3.12%) MySQL
4 7 (1.68%) Oracle Database
4 7 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (0.96%) DB2
6 3 (0.72%) VoltDB
7 2 (0.48%) Big Data
7 2 (0.48%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.24%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.24%) Infinispan
8 1 (0.24%) QlikView
8 1 (0.24%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.24%) Redis
8 1 (0.24%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 28 (6.71%) Jenkins
2 24 (5.76%) Eclipse
2 24 (5.76%) Maven
3 17 (4.08%) JIRA
4 12 (2.88%) Cucumber
4 12 (2.88%) HP UFT
4 12 (2.88%) JMeter
4 12 (2.88%) Selenium
5 11 (2.64%) LoadRunner
6 9 (2.16%) Git (software)
6 9 (2.16%) Octopus Deploy
7 7 (1.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (1.68%) TeamCity
8 5 (1.20%) JUnit
8 5 (1.20%) Vagrant
9 4 (0.96%) IntelliJ
9 4 (0.96%) Subversion
10 2 (0.48%) Hudson
10 2 (0.48%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.24%) SoapUI
General
1 41 (9.83%) Finance
2 14 (3.36%) Banking
3 9 (2.16%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.44%) Multimedia
4 6 (1.44%) Retail
5 4 (0.96%) French Language
5 4 (0.96%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.72%) German Language
6 3 (0.72%) Italian Language
6 3 (0.72%) Portuguese Language
6 3 (0.72%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.48%) Billing
7 2 (0.48%) Electronics
7 2 (0.48%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.48%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.48%) Legal
7 2 (0.48%) Marketing
8 1 (0.24%) Automotive
8 1 (0.24%) Back Office
8 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 97 (23.26%) Consultant
2 56 (13.43%) Architect
3 53 (12.71%) Security Consultant
4 41 (9.83%) Security Architect
5 33 (7.91%) Security Engineer
6 30 (7.19%) Project Manager
7 29 (6.95%) Analyst
8 28 (6.71%) Security Manager
9 26 (6.24%) Support Engineer
10 23 (5.52%) Active Directory Engineer
11 22 (5.28%) Developer
12 17 (4.08%) IT Consultant
12 17 (4.08%) Java Developer
12 17 (4.08%) Network Engineer
13 16 (3.84%) IT Security Consultant
14 15 (3.60%) Security Project Manager
15 13 (3.12%) Technical Leader
16 12 (2.88%) Information Assurance Consultant
17 11 (2.64%) Security Specialist
17 11 (2.64%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (6.00%) XML
2 24 (5.76%) SAML
3 19 (4.56%) JCE
4 18 (4.32%) .NET
5 16 (3.84%) Middleware
6 12 (2.88%) Java EE
7 9 (2.16%) 802.1X
7 9 (2.16%) Web Services
8 7 (1.68%) SOAP
9 6 (1.44%) LAMP
10 5 (1.20%) OAuth2
11 4 (0.96%) OAuth
11 4 (0.96%) REST
11 4 (0.96%) SPNEGO
11 4 (0.96%) Spring
12 3 (0.72%) DCOM
12 3 (0.72%) Hibernate
12 3 (0.72%) WAP
13 2 (0.48%) ActiveMQ
13 2 (0.48%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 76 (18.23%) Cryptography
2 50 (11.99%) Data Centre
3 33 (7.91%) Algorithms
4 27 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (5.28%) Management Information System
6 21 (5.04%) Computer Science
7 20 (4.80%) Replication
8 14 (3.36%) Smart Meter
9 11 (2.64%) CESG
10 9 (2.16%) Video Conferencing
11 8 (1.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 6 (1.44%) Smart Energy
13 5 (1.20%) Clustering
13 5 (1.20%) Public Cloud
14 4 (0.96%) CESG CLAS
14 4 (0.96%) Fat Client
14 4 (0.96%) Fintech
14 4 (0.96%) Private Cloud
14 4 (0.96%) Thin Client
15 3 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 155 (37.17%) Windows
2 96 (23.02%) Linux
3 81 (19.42%) Windows Server
4 60 (14.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 48 (11.51%) Unix
6 37 (8.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 31 (7.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (3.84%) Windows 10
9 14 (3.36%) Mac OS X
10 13 (3.12%) Solaris
11 12 (2.88%) Windows 7
12 9 (2.16%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (1.68%) AIX
13 7 (1.68%) Ubuntu
14 6 (1.44%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.72%) CentOS
16 2 (0.48%) Android
16 2 (0.48%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.48%) Windows 2000
17 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (11.99%) Information Security
2 50 (11.99%) ITIL
3 44 (10.55%) Identity Management
4 34 (8.15%) PRINCE2
5 31 (7.43%) Cybersecurity
6 30 (7.19%) Integration Testing
7 29 (6.95%) Information Assurance
8 28 (6.71%) SIEM
9 27 (6.47%) Migration
9 27 (6.47%) Security Management
10 26 (6.24%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 25 (6.00%) Network Architecture
11 25 (6.00%) Project Management
12 24 (5.76%) Waterfall
13 22 (5.28%) Service Delivery
14 21 (5.04%) Kalman Filter
14 21 (5.04%) Penetration Testing
15 20 (4.80%) Stakeholder Management
16 18 (4.32%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 88 (21.10%) Java
2 38 (9.11%) PowerShell
3 31 (7.43%) SQL
4 27 (6.47%) Shell Script
5 25 (6.00%) Python
6 21 (5.04%) Perl
7 16 (3.84%) Ruby
8 15 (3.60%) C
8 15 (3.60%) C#
9 13 (3.12%) JavaScript
10 8 (1.92%) VBScript
11 7 (1.68%) PHP
12 6 (1.44%) C++
13 5 (1.20%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.72%) AWK
14 3 (0.72%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.72%) sed
14 3 (0.72%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.48%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.24%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 167 (40.05%) Security Cleared
2 128 (30.70%) SC Cleared
3 47 (11.27%) CISSP
4 42 (10.07%) Microsoft Certification
5 38 (9.11%) CLAS
6 37 (8.87%) CESG Certified Professional
7 35 (8.39%) Degree
8 34 (8.15%) DV Cleared
9 26 (6.24%) MCSE
10 25 (6.00%) CISM
10 25 (6.00%) MCP
11 23 (5.52%) Cisco Certification
12 16 (3.84%) MCTS
13 14 (3.36%) CISMP
14 12 (2.88%) MCSA
15 10 (2.40%) CCIE
15 10 (2.40%) CCNP
16 9 (2.16%) GCIH
17 7 (1.68%) CCNA
18 6 (1.44%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (13.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (5.52%) PCI DSS
3 22 (5.28%) RMADS
4 20 (4.80%) QA
5 15 (3.60%) FIPS 140-2
6 11 (2.64%) COBIT
7 8 (1.92%) SLA
8 5 (1.20%) JSP 440
9 4 (0.96%) COSO
9 4 (0.96%) SAS 70
10 3 (0.72%) Disclosure Scotland
11 2 (0.48%) ISO27005
12 1 (0.24%) GPG13
12 1 (0.24%) HIPAA
12 1 (0.24%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 1 (0.24%) ISO22301
12 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.24%) WAI
12 1 (0.24%) WCAG
System Software
1 138 (33.09%) Active Directory
2 49 (11.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (4.80%) UAG
4 16 (3.84%) ISA Server
4 16 (3.84%) XenApp
5 15 (3.60%) XenDesktop
6 11 (2.64%) Hyper-V
7 9 (2.16%) Microsoft App-V
7 9 (2.16%) XenServer
8 7 (1.68%) BitLocker
8 7 (1.68%) vSphere
9 5 (1.20%) VMware Workstation
10 3 (0.72%) Squid
10 3 (0.72%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.24%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 30 (7.19%) SCCM
2 20 (4.80%) WSUS
3 10 (2.40%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (1.92%) Puppet
4 8 (1.92%) SmoothWall
5 7 (1.68%) EdgeSight
6 6 (1.44%) Cisco CUCM
6 6 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (1.44%) RSA Security Analytics
6 6 (1.44%) SCOM
6 6 (1.44%) SCOrch
7 4 (0.96%) Ansible
7 4 (0.96%) CiscoWorks
7 4 (0.96%) FortiGate
7 4 (0.96%) SolarWinds Orion
7 4 (0.96%) yum
8 3 (0.72%) Cisco UCCE
8 3 (0.72%) Cisco UCCX
8 3 (0.72%) Nessus
8 3 (0.72%) Nmap
Vendors
1 128 (30.70%) Microsoft
2 62 (14.87%) VMware
3 43 (10.31%) Cisco
4 39 (9.35%) Citrix
5 37 (8.87%) HP
6 30 (7.19%) Red Hat
7 26 (6.24%) Oracle
8 20 (4.80%) Palo Alto
9 19 (4.56%) F5
10 17 (4.08%) CheckPoint
11 15 (3.60%) Intel Security
11 15 (3.60%) Juniper
11 15 (3.60%) Symantec
12 10 (2.40%) Splunk
13 8 (1.92%) Remedy
13 8 (1.92%) SolarWinds
14 7 (1.68%) Wyse
15 6 (1.44%) BMC
15 6 (1.44%) Clearswift
15 6 (1.44%) Kaspersky
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