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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
X.500
Rank 579 607 600
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -7
Contract jobs citing X.500 29 10 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.063% 0.020% 0.036%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.43% 0.14% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 5 5
Median daily rate £340 £330 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -25.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £282 £406
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £343 £477
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £318 £408
% change year-on-year
+7.08% -22.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
X.500
UK

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
6821 7193 7684
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.91% 14.20% 14.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4084 4286 4478
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 367 447 422
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing X.500 across the England region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

X.500 Daily Rate Histogram 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
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 X.500 within the England region over the 3 months to 4 December 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 +33 20 £340 +1.49%
North East -15 13 £340 +36.00%
West Midlands - 6 £340 -
X.500
UK

X.500
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 30 (85.71%) LDAP
1 30 (85.71%) Kerberos
1 30 (85.71%) DNS
1 30 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 29 (82.86%) PKI
2 29 (82.86%) Replication
3 28 (80.00%) Security Cleared
4 27 (77.14%) Microsoft
5 19 (54.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (51.43%) MCTS
6 18 (51.43%) MCP
7 16 (45.71%) SC Cleared
8 9 (25.71%) HP
9 7 (20.00%) Validation
10 6 (17.14%) PowerShell
11 5 (14.29%) DV Cleared
12 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
12 4 (11.43%) Migration
12 4 (11.43%) Degree
12 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 5.5
12 4 (11.43%) Perl
12 4 (11.43%) Unix
12 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
13 3 (8.57%) LAN
13 3 (8.57%) WAN
13 3 (8.57%) Windows
13 3 (8.57%) HPUX
13 3 (8.57%) Solaris
13 3 (8.57%) Linux
13 3 (8.57%) MS Office

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 (11.43%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2000
2 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 30 (85.71%) DNS
1 30 (85.71%) Kerberos
1 30 (85.71%) LDAP
2 3 (8.57%) LAN
2 3 (8.57%) WAN
3 1 (2.86%) SMTP
3 1 (2.86%) X.400
Job Titles
1 28 (80.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 2 (5.71%) PowerShell Engineer
3 1 (2.86%) Active Directory Consultant
3 1 (2.86%) Administrator
3 1 (2.86%) Consultant
3 1 (2.86%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (2.86%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (2.86%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (2.86%) Technical Design Authority
Miscellaneous
1 29 (82.86%) PKI
1 29 (82.86%) Replication
2 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Unix
2 3 (8.57%) HPUX
2 3 (8.57%) Linux
2 3 (8.57%) Solaris
2 3 (8.57%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) Windows 2000 Server
2 3 (8.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Validation
2 4 (11.43%) Migration
3 2 (5.71%) Time Management
4 1 (2.86%) Boundary Protection
4 1 (2.86%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) PowerShell
2 4 (11.43%) Perl
3 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (54.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (51.43%) MCP
3 18 (51.43%) MCTS
4 16 (45.71%) SC Cleared
5 5 (14.29%) DV Cleared
6 4 (11.43%) Degree
7 1 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (2.86%) MCSE
System Software
1 30 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.57%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 27 (77.14%) Microsoft
2 9 (25.71%) HP
3 3 (8.57%) Cisco
3 3 (8.57%) Sun