The table below looks at the statistics for X.500 skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited X.500 over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
X.500
UK / England
Rank - 602 582
Contract jobs citing X.500 0 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.017% 0.021%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.12% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
Median daily rate - £340 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -35.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £330 £525
% change year-on-year
- -37.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6264 6941 7172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.96% 14.54% 15.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3949 4167 3986
Median daily rate £400 £386 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 328 294 428
Median hourly rate £21.50 £27.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.81% +15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

X.500
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing X.500 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

X.500 Jobs Demand Trend in England

X.500
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing X.500 across the England region.

X.500 Daily Rate Trend in England

X.500
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing X.500 across the England region.

X.500 Hourly Rate Trend in England

X.500
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing X.500 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 X.500.

1 26 (86.67%) LDAP
1 26 (86.67%) Kerberos
1 26 (86.67%) DNS
1 26 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 25 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 25 (83.33%) Replication
2 25 (83.33%) PKI
3 24 (80.00%) Security Cleared
4 17 (56.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (53.33%) MCTS
5 16 (53.33%) MCP
6 12 (40.00%) SC Cleared
7 7 (23.33%) HP
8 6 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
9 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
9 5 (16.67%) DV Cleared
9 5 (16.67%) Validation
10 4 (13.33%) Migration
10 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 4 (13.33%) Perl
10 4 (13.33%) Unix
10 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
11 3 (10.00%) LAN
11 3 (10.00%) WAN
11 3 (10.00%) Windows
11 3 (10.00%) HPUX
11 3 (10.00%) Solaris
11 3 (10.00%) Linux
11 3 (10.00%) MS Office
11 3 (10.00%) Cisco

X.500
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 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 26 (86.67%) DNS
1 26 (86.67%) Kerberos
1 26 (86.67%) LDAP
2 3 (10.00%) LAN
2 3 (10.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 2 (6.67%) PowerShell Engineer
3 1 (3.33%) Active Directory Consultant
3 1 (3.33%) Administrator
3 1 (3.33%) Consultant
3 1 (3.33%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 25 (83.33%) PKI
1 25 (83.33%) Replication
2 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Unix
2 3 (10.00%) HPUX
2 3 (10.00%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) Solaris
2 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
2 5 (16.67%) Validation
3 4 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (13.33%) Perl
3 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (56.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (53.33%) MCP
3 16 (53.33%) MCTS
4 12 (40.00%) SC Cleared
5 5 (16.67%) DV Cleared
6 3 (10.00%) Degree
7 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (3.33%) MCSE
System Software
1 26 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) Samba
Vendors
1 25 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (23.33%) HP
3 3 (10.00%) Cisco
3 3 (10.00%) Sun