The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PKI in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PKI over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Rank 85 76 77
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Contract jobs citing PKI 10 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.67% 0.70% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.37% 2.64% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 2
Average daily rate £463 £365 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.71% +46.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £450 £413
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £26.00 £31.56
% change year-on-year
+65.38% -17.60%
PKI
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
422 303 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 28.40% 26.60% 30.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 199 157
Average daily rate £420 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 3
Average hourly rate £16.00 £12.88 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.27% -11.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £10.50 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.28 £18.00 £17.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

PKI
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PKI across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

PKI Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

PKI
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

PKI Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

PKI
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PKI across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

PKI Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

PKI
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

PKI Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

PKI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 12 (85.71%) Windows
1 12 (85.71%) HP
2 10 (71.43%) HP UFT
2 10 (71.43%) Mac OS X
2 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 10 (71.43%) SNMP
2 10 (71.43%) JMeter
2 10 (71.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 10 (71.43%) JIRA
2 10 (71.43%) Selenium
2 10 (71.43%) Confluence
2 10 (71.43%) Cucumber
2 10 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 10 (71.43%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (64.29%) Ruby
3 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (64.29%) .NET
3 9 (64.29%) Python
3 9 (64.29%) C
3 9 (64.29%) C#
3 9 (64.29%) Java
3 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 9 (64.29%) Perl
3 9 (64.29%) Shell Script
3 9 (64.29%) LoadRunner
4 8 (57.14%) Functional Testing
4 8 (57.14%) Non-Functional Testing
5 7 (50.00%) Test Automation
6 6 (42.86%) QA
7 4 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery

PKI
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 10 (71.43%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) SNMP
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (28.57%) DNS
2 4 (28.57%) VPN
3 3 (21.43%) Firewall
3 3 (21.43%) HSRP
3 3 (21.43%) IPv4
3 3 (21.43%) LAN
3 3 (21.43%) OSPF
3 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 3 (21.43%) VRRP
3 3 (21.43%) WAN
3 3 (21.43%) Wireless
3 3 (21.43%) WLAN
4 2 (14.29%) DHCP
5 1 (7.14%) MPLS
5 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
5 1 (7.14%) SAN
5 1 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) QlikView
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Cucumber
1 10 (71.43%) HP UFT
1 10 (71.43%) Jenkins
1 10 (71.43%) JIRA
1 10 (71.43%) JMeter
1 10 (71.43%) Selenium
2 9 (64.29%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Test Leader
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Design Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Implementation Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Network Design Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Network Implementation Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Lead Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Lead Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Principal Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Penetration Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Architect
4 1 (7.14%) QA Leader
4 1 (7.14%) QA Test Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) CESG
1 1 (7.14%) Life Science
1 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 10 (71.43%) Mac OS X
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Network Monitoring
1 10 (71.43%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) Functional Testing
3 8 (57.14%) Non-Functional Testing
4 7 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 4 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (28.57%) Integration Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Network Design
6 3 (21.43%) WAN Optimisation
7 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
8 1 (7.14%) Automation Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Open Source
8 1 (7.14%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 1 (7.14%) OWASP
8 1 (7.14%) Protective Monitoring
8 1 (7.14%) Resilience Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (7.14%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) C
1 9 (64.29%) C#
1 9 (64.29%) Java
1 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
1 9 (64.29%) Perl
1 9 (64.29%) Python
1 9 (64.29%) Ruby
1 9 (64.29%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CCDP
1 3 (21.43%) CCIE
1 3 (21.43%) CCNP
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (7.14%) GPG13
2 1 (7.14%) WAI
2 1 (7.14%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) XenApp
2 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
1 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) HP
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) F5
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) Meraki
3 3 (21.43%) Palo Alto
3 3 (21.43%) Riverbed
4 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) EMC
4 1 (7.14%) Infoblox
4 1 (7.14%) JD Edwards
4 1 (7.14%) Juniper
4 1 (7.14%) Polycom
4 1 (7.14%) Proofpoint
4 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
4 1 (7.14%) VMware