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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Rank 445 449 485
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +36
Contract jobs citing PKI 144 110 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.23% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.89% 0.73% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 54 53
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£375 £434 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.54% -13.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £225 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 0
Average hourly rate £30.50 £30.78 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.90% -
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
16162 14993 16176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.97% 31.55% 30.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9953 9408 9544
Average daily rate £413 £418 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.19% +1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 679 606 799
Average hourly rate £18.54 £18.95 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.15% -24.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -32.69%

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 18 September 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
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 18 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PKI within the England region over the 3 months to 18 September 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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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 +4 53 £425 -5.55% 8
South East -7 41 £363 -19.44% 15
East of England -8 22 £375 - 3
East Midlands +14 12 £325 -
North West -10 8 £300 +33.33% 3
South West -32 4 - - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £350 - 3
PKI
UK

PKI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 129 (50.19%) Windows
2 103 (40.08%) Active Directory
3 95 (36.96%) Microsoft
4 66 (25.68%) Security Cleared
5 63 (24.51%) Firewall
6 62 (24.12%) DNS
7 56 (21.79%) VMware
8 51 (19.84%) TCP/IP
8 51 (19.84%) Windows Server 2008
9 49 (19.07%) Linux
10 47 (18.29%) UNIX
11 45 (17.51%) Citrix
11 45 (17.51%) SC Cleared
12 41 (15.95%) SCCM
12 41 (15.95%) VPN
12 41 (15.95%) Oracle
13 40 (15.56%) ITIL
14 39 (15.18%) SQL
14 39 (15.18%) PowerShell
14 39 (15.18%) Windows Server 2012
15 38 (14.79%) SQL Server
15 38 (14.79%) Internet
16 35 (13.62%) Finance
17 33 (12.84%) Cisco
18 32 (12.45%) LDAP
19 31 (12.06%) Java
19 31 (12.06%) IIS
20 30 (11.67%) MS Excel
20 30 (11.67%) SSL
20 30 (11.67%) DHCP

PKI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 31 (12.06%) IIS
2 28 (10.89%) MS Exchange
3 26 (10.12%) Apache
4 24 (9.34%) SharePoint
5 19 (7.39%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (4.67%) SharePoint 2013
7 11 (4.28%) WebLogic
7 11 (4.28%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (3.89%) WebSphere
8 10 (3.89%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.56%) nginx
9 4 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (1.56%) Lync
10 3 (1.17%) Documentum
10 3 (1.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 2 (0.78%) Mule
11 2 (0.78%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (0.78%) CMS
11 2 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.78%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 30 (11.67%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.67%) MS Office
3 9 (3.50%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.78%) SAP MM
1 2 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (0.78%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.39%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (5.06%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (4.67%) IaaS
4 11 (4.28%) Office 365
5 1 (0.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (24.51%) Firewall
2 62 (24.12%) DNS
3 51 (19.84%) TCP/IP
4 41 (15.95%) VPN
5 38 (14.79%) Internet
6 32 (12.45%) LDAP
7 30 (11.67%) DHCP
7 30 (11.67%) SSL
8 23 (8.95%) Kerberos
9 22 (8.56%) LAN
10 21 (8.17%) WAN
10 21 (8.17%) IPsec
11 17 (6.61%) Network Security
12 15 (5.84%) HTTP
13 14 (5.45%) Wi-Fi
13 14 (5.45%) VLAN
14 12 (4.67%) Intrusion Detection
14 12 (4.67%) Reverse Proxy
15 11 (4.28%) SSH
15 11 (4.28%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (14.79%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.28%) Oracle Database
3 10 (3.89%) Amazon RDS
4 7 (2.72%) DB2
5 6 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.56%) EDRMS
8 3 (1.17%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.17%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.78%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (0.78%) MS Access
10 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.39%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.39%) Big Data
10 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (3.11%) Maven
2 7 (2.72%) Ant
3 6 (2.33%) JIRA
4 5 (1.95%) JUnit
4 5 (1.95%) Eclipse
4 5 (1.95%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (1.95%) ClearQuest
4 5 (1.95%) MSI
5 4 (1.56%) Subversion
5 4 (1.56%) Fiddler
5 4 (1.56%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.56%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.17%) Metasploit
6 3 (1.17%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.78%) Toad
7 2 (0.78%) GCC
General
1 35 (13.62%) Finance
2 14 (5.45%) Banking
3 7 (2.72%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.95%) Publishing
4 5 (1.95%) Local Government
5 4 (1.56%) Legal
6 2 (0.78%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.78%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.39%) International Banking
7 1 (0.39%) German Language
7 1 (0.39%) Law
7 1 (0.39%) Advertising
7 1 (0.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (14.01%) Consultant
2 27 (10.51%) Architect
3 22 (8.56%) Security Engineer
4 19 (7.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 18 (7.00%) Analyst
6 17 (6.61%) Security Consultant
7 11 (4.28%) Network Engineer
8 10 (3.89%) Administrator
8 10 (3.89%) SCCM Engineer
9 9 (3.50%) Senior Security Engineer
9 9 (3.50%) Active Directory Specialist
9 9 (3.50%) IT Consultant
9 9 (3.50%) Security Analyst
10 8 (3.11%) IT Security Consultant
10 8 (3.11%) Integration Engineer
10 8 (3.11%) Designer
11 7 (2.72%) Security Specialist
11 7 (2.72%) Project Manager
11 7 (2.72%) Field Engineer
11 7 (2.72%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.61%) Web Services
2 16 (6.23%) .NET
3 15 (5.84%) Middleware
4 10 (3.89%) DCOM
5 9 (3.50%) SOAP
6 6 (2.33%) HTML
6 6 (2.33%) XML
6 6 (2.33%) Spring
7 5 (1.95%) Hibernate
7 5 (1.95%) REST
7 5 (1.95%) HTML5
8 4 (1.56%) JAAS
8 4 (1.56%) WebSphere MQ
8 4 (1.56%) WCF
8 4 (1.56%) ASP.NET
8 4 (1.56%) ADSI
9 3 (1.17%) SAML
9 3 (1.17%) J2EE
9 3 (1.17%) OAuth
9 3 (1.17%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.89%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.00%) Management Information System
3 10 (3.89%) Cryptography
4 9 (3.50%) Smart Meter
5 7 (2.72%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.72%) Clustering
5 7 (2.72%) Smartcard
6 5 (1.95%) EMV
6 5 (1.95%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.56%) Replication
7 4 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.56%) iPad
7 4 (1.56%) Open Source
8 3 (1.17%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.17%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.17%) CLARiiON
8 3 (1.17%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.17%) CESG
9 2 (0.78%) Firmware
9 2 (0.78%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 129 (50.19%) Windows
2 51 (19.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (19.07%) Linux
4 47 (18.29%) UNIX
5 39 (15.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (8.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (6.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (5.06%) Android
9 12 (4.67%) Apple iOS
10 11 (4.28%) Solaris
11 4 (1.56%) Windows 7
12 3 (1.17%) CentOS
12 3 (1.17%) AIX
13 2 (0.78%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.78%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.39%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.39%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.39%) SUSE
14 1 (0.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (15.56%) ITIL
2 26 (10.12%) Migration
3 25 (9.73%) Information Security
4 21 (8.17%) Penetration Testing
5 20 (7.78%) Configuration Management
6 19 (7.39%) Identity Management
7 14 (5.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 13 (5.06%) Incident Management
9 12 (4.67%) Risk Management
10 11 (4.28%) Security Management
10 11 (4.28%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (4.28%) Test Scripting
11 9 (3.50%) Project Management
12 8 (3.11%) Change Management
12 8 (3.11%) Project Planning
12 8 (3.11%) SIEM
12 8 (3.11%) Cyber Security
12 8 (3.11%) DevOps
13 7 (2.72%) Mobile Device Management
13 7 (2.72%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 39 (15.18%) SQL
1 39 (15.18%) PowerShell
2 31 (12.06%) Java
3 22 (8.56%) VBScript
4 15 (5.84%) T-SQL
5 9 (3.50%) Shell Script
6 8 (3.11%) C
6 8 (3.11%) C++
7 6 (2.33%) Perl
7 6 (2.33%) C#
8 5 (1.95%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.56%) JavaScript
9 4 (1.56%) Objective-C
9 4 (1.56%) Python
9 4 (1.56%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 3 (1.17%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.39%) XQuery
11 1 (0.39%) Ruby
11 1 (0.39%) XPath
11 1 (0.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 66 (25.68%) Security Cleared
2 45 (17.51%) SC Cleared
3 27 (10.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 24 (9.34%) MCSE
5 15 (5.84%) DV Cleared
6 14 (5.45%) MCP
6 14 (5.45%) CISSP
7 11 (4.28%) Degree
8 9 (3.50%) MCSA
9 5 (1.95%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (1.95%) CCEA
9 5 (1.95%) CCSE
9 5 (1.95%) CCEE
10 4 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.17%) CISA
11 3 (1.17%) CISM
11 3 (1.17%) CCSA
11 3 (1.17%) CEH
12 2 (0.78%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 13 (5.06%) PCI DSS
2 7 (2.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (1.95%) QA
4 3 (1.17%) SLA
5 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.39%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.39%) GPG13
System Software
1 103 (40.08%) Active Directory
2 23 (8.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (6.23%) UAG
4 13 (5.06%) XenApp
5 12 (4.67%) vSphere
6 10 (3.89%) ProxySG
7 8 (3.11%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (2.72%) Hyper-V
9 5 (1.95%) XenServer
9 5 (1.95%) VMware ESX
9 5 (1.95%) Terminal Services
9 5 (1.95%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (1.95%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (1.56%) Squid
11 3 (1.17%) Xen
11 3 (1.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 2 (0.78%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.78%) RACF
12 2 (0.78%) Oracle RMAN
12 2 (0.78%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 41 (15.95%) SCCM
2 26 (10.12%) SCOM
3 17 (6.61%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 10 (3.89%) WMI
5 9 (3.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 7 (2.72%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (2.33%) OpenSSO
7 6 (2.33%) WSUS
7 6 (2.33%) EMC NetWorker
7 6 (2.33%) Puppet
8 5 (1.95%) Cisco CUCM
9 4 (1.56%) ZABBIX
9 4 (1.56%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (1.56%) XenMobile
9 4 (1.56%) Tivoli
10 3 (1.17%) CA SiteMinder
10 3 (1.17%) MIIS
10 3 (1.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 3 (1.17%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 95 (36.96%) Microsoft
2 56 (21.79%) VMware
3 45 (17.51%) Citrix
4 41 (15.95%) Oracle
5 33 (12.84%) Cisco
6 19 (7.39%) Red Hat
7 17 (6.61%) CheckPoint
8 16 (6.23%) Blue Coat
9 15 (5.84%) F5
10 14 (5.45%) Juniper
11 12 (4.67%) Sourcefire
12 11 (4.28%) CA
13 10 (3.89%) IBM
14 9 (3.50%) HP
15 8 (3.11%) McAfee
16 6 (2.33%) Symantec
17 5 (1.95%) SAP
17 5 (1.95%) EMC
17 5 (1.95%) Splunk
17 5 (1.95%) ArcSight
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