The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PKI in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PKI over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Rank 140 121 123
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +2
Contract jobs citing PKI 21 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.50% 0.51% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.75% 1.62% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 3
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£376 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.44% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £330 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £450 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+16.07% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £30.78
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +46.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £30.78
% change year-on-year
- +46.21%
PKI
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1197 990 856
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 28.52% 31.51% 29.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 731 525 419
Average daily rate £400 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 56 53
Average hourly rate £21.50 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.37% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £12.00 £10.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £36.98 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%

PKI
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

PKI Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

PKI
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

PKI Daily Rate Trend in the North West

PKI
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PKI across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

PKI Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

PKI
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

PKI Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

PKI
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PKI within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Manchester -9 14 £350 - 2
Cheshire -16 4 £352 -21.77%
Lancashire -5 1 £400 +33.33%
Merseyside -11 1 £400 -
PKI
England

PKI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 42 (76.36%) Firewall
2 41 (74.55%) SSL
3 35 (63.64%) Cisco
3 35 (63.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 35 (63.64%) Kalman Filter
4 34 (61.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 32 (58.18%) Cisco ASA
5 32 (58.18%) Clearswift
5 32 (58.18%) CheckPoint
6 31 (56.36%) ITIL
6 31 (56.36%) Kaspersky
7 28 (50.91%) CISMP
8 25 (45.45%) CISSP
8 25 (45.45%) CISM
9 24 (43.64%) ITIL Certification
9 24 (43.64%) SIEM
10 23 (41.82%) Penetration Testing
11 21 (38.18%) Migration
12 19 (34.55%) VMware
12 19 (34.55%) QA
12 19 (34.55%) Data Centre
12 19 (34.55%) WAN
13 18 (32.73%) Security Patching
13 18 (32.73%) Network Security
14 17 (30.91%) Service Delivery
15 16 (29.09%) Citrix
16 15 (27.27%) CCENT
17 12 (21.82%) Capacity Planning
18 10 (18.18%) UNIX
18 10 (18.18%) Mainframe

PKI
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 7 (12.73%) WebSphere
2 4 (7.27%) CICS
3 3 (5.45%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (3.64%) MQSeries
4 2 (3.64%) SAS
5 1 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 42 (76.36%) Firewall
2 41 (74.55%) SSL
3 32 (58.18%) Cisco ASA
4 19 (34.55%) WAN
5 18 (32.73%) Network Security
6 5 (9.09%) LDAP
7 3 (5.45%) SMS
7 3 (5.45%) NAS
7 3 (5.45%) SMTP
7 3 (5.45%) FTP
7 3 (5.45%) Kerberos
7 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
7 3 (5.45%) SNA
7 3 (5.45%) SAN
8 2 (3.64%) SSH
9 1 (1.82%) Internet
9 1 (1.82%) X.500
9 1 (1.82%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) DB2
2 4 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (7.27%) DataStage
2 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (14.55%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Manufacturing
2 4 (7.27%) Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (56.36%) Analyst
2 27 (49.09%) Security Analyst
3 22 (40.00%) Technical Analyst
4 7 (12.73%) Technical Security Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Designer
6 3 (5.45%) Network Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Security Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) Network Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Security Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) Solutions Designer
7 2 (3.64%) Network Support
7 2 (3.64%) Network Security Analyst
8 1 (1.82%) Architect
8 1 (1.82%) RACF Engineer
8 1 (1.82%) Information Security Engineer
8 1 (1.82%) Network Support Analyst
8 1 (1.82%) Support Engineer
8 1 (1.82%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.18%) Middleware
2 2 (3.64%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (34.55%) Data Centre
2 10 (18.18%) Mainframe
3 4 (7.27%) Life Science
4 3 (5.45%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (5.45%) EFT
4 3 (5.45%) Smartcard
4 3 (5.45%) VSAM
5 1 (1.82%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.82%) Replication
5 1 (1.82%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.18%) UNIX
2 5 (9.09%) Windows
2 5 (9.09%) zOS
3 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (5.45%) AIX
3 3 (5.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (63.64%) Kalman Filter
2 34 (61.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 31 (56.36%) ITIL
4 24 (43.64%) SIEM
5 23 (41.82%) Penetration Testing
6 21 (38.18%) Migration
7 18 (32.73%) Security Patching
8 17 (30.91%) Service Delivery
9 12 (21.82%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (12.73%) ETL
11 2 (3.64%) Configuration Management
11 2 (3.64%) Information Security
11 2 (3.64%) Continuous Improvement
12 1 (1.82%) Functional Testing
12 1 (1.82%) Performance Tuning
12 1 (1.82%) Incident Management
12 1 (1.82%) Project Planning
12 1 (1.82%) Release Management
12 1 (1.82%) Time Management
12 1 (1.82%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.64%) SQL
1 2 (3.64%) Assembly Language
1 2 (3.64%) REXX
1 2 (3.64%) JCL
1 2 (3.64%) CLIST
2 1 (1.82%) Perl
2 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (50.91%) CISMP
2 25 (45.45%) CISSP
2 25 (45.45%) CISM
3 24 (43.64%) ITIL Certification
4 15 (27.27%) CCENT
5 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.82%) MCSE
5 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (63.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (34.55%) QA
3 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (14.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.09%) Time Sharing Option
2 5 (9.09%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 5 (9.09%) RACF
3 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) zSecure
2 3 (5.45%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 35 (63.64%) Cisco
2 32 (58.18%) CheckPoint
2 32 (58.18%) Clearswift
3 31 (56.36%) Kaspersky
4 19 (34.55%) VMware
5 16 (29.09%) Citrix
6 7 (12.73%) CA
7 6 (10.91%) IBM
8 4 (7.27%) Oracle
9 3 (5.45%) Microsoft
10 2 (3.64%) Sybase
11 1 (1.82%) HP
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