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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Rank 122 127 120
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Contract jobs citing PKI 10 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.32% 0.11% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.22% 0.40% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
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£381 - £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £413 £309
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +33.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £31.56 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.56 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-17.60% +66.07%
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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 North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
823 749 728
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 26.25% 27.34% 27.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 495 423 363
Average daily rate £350 £338 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 48 58
Average hourly rate £20.35 £19.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.33% +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £10.40 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.00 £25.58
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.50%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -2 1 - - 2
Cumbria - - - -
PKI
England

PKI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Configuration Management
2 9 (52.94%) CESG
2 9 (52.94%) Android
2 9 (52.94%) Apple iOS
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Phone 8
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Phone
2 9 (52.94%) Mobile Device Management
3 8 (47.06%) VMware
4 7 (41.18%) Firmware
4 7 (41.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 7 (41.18%) F5
5 6 (35.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (35.29%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (35.29%) Mobile App
5 6 (35.29%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
5 6 (35.29%) Linux
5 6 (35.29%) MySQL
5 6 (35.29%) SSL
6 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
7 3 (17.65%) LAN
7 3 (17.65%) WAN
7 3 (17.65%) C
8 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
8 2 (11.76%) SAN
8 2 (11.76%) BMC
8 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
8 2 (11.76%) Citrix
8 2 (11.76%) CISSP

PKI
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 6 (35.29%) SSL
3 3 (17.65%) LAN
3 3 (17.65%) WAN
4 2 (11.76%) SAN
4 2 (11.76%) Firewall
5 1 (5.88%) HSRP
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (5.88%) Network Security
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
5 1 (5.88%) Wireless
5 1 (5.88%) IP Telephony
5 1 (5.88%) MPLS
5 1 (5.88%) LDAP
5 1 (5.88%) DHCP
5 1 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) DB2
General
1 2 (11.76%) Local Government
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (11.76%) Service Manager
1 2 (11.76%) Operations Manager
1 2 (11.76%) Service Operations Manager
2 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
2 1 (5.88%) Architect
2 1 (5.88%) Management Consultant
2 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
2 1 (5.88%) Consultant
2 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
2 1 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) JCE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) CESG
2 6 (35.29%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (35.29%) Mobile App
3 2 (11.76%) Cryptography
4 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Android
2 9 (52.94%) Apple iOS
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Phone 8
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Phone
3 6 (35.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (35.29%) Linux
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Configuration Management
1 9 (52.94%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
2 2 (11.76%) Information Security
2 2 (11.76%) Service Management
2 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (11.76%) Identity Management
2 2 (11.76%) Supplier Management
2 2 (11.76%) Performance Management
3 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (5.88%) QMS
3 1 (5.88%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) C
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) CISSP
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) CCNA
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Firmware
2 6 (35.29%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) XenApp
3 2 (11.76%) vSphere
4 1 (5.88%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
1 2 (11.76%) SCOM
1 2 (11.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) VMware
2 7 (41.18%) F5
3 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.76%) BMC
5 2 (11.76%) Citrix
5 2 (11.76%) Remedy
6 1 (5.88%) Meraki
6 1 (5.88%) Websense
6 1 (5.88%) Blue Coat
6 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco