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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Rank 152 135 127
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -8
Contract jobs citing PKI 4 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.13% 0.074%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.46% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £245 £394 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.77% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £450 £413
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £31.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £39.25 £31.56
% change year-on-year
+9.55% +24.38%
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
1241 869 812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 32.65% 27.60% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 705 496 467
Average daily rate £400 £363 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 40 52
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.42 £10.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

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
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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -15 2 - -
Cheshire -6 1 £245 -37.77%
Lancashire - 1 - - 1
PKI
England

PKI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 8 (38.10%) SSL
1 8 (38.10%) Firewall
1 8 (38.10%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 8 (38.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (33.33%) Cisco
2 7 (33.33%) ITIL
3 6 (28.57%) Windows
3 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 6 (28.57%) Finance
3 6 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 6 (28.57%) Threat Management
4 5 (23.81%) Migration
4 5 (23.81%) Mainframe
4 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
4 5 (23.81%) WAN
5 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
5 4 (19.05%) HP
5 4 (19.05%) Citrix
5 4 (19.05%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (19.05%) VMware
5 4 (19.05%) Kaspersky
5 4 (19.05%) Application Rationalisation
5 4 (19.05%) SmoothWall
5 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (19.05%) SIEM
6 3 (14.29%) Functional Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012

PKI
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (9.52%) CICS
1 2 (9.52%) Confluence
1 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) Lync
2 1 (4.76%) MQSeries
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) SAS
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) Firewall
1 8 (38.10%) SSL
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (23.81%) WAN
4 3 (14.29%) SAN
5 2 (9.52%) 3G
5 2 (9.52%) Kerberos
5 2 (9.52%) LAN
5 2 (9.52%) LDAP
5 2 (9.52%) SNMP
6 1 (4.76%) DNS
6 1 (4.76%) FTP
6 1 (4.76%) Network Security
6 1 (4.76%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (4.76%) SMS
6 1 (4.76%) SMTP
6 1 (4.76%) SNA
6 1 (4.76%) SSH
6 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.76%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) DB2
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.76%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
1 2 (9.52%) HP UFT
1 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
1 2 (9.52%) JIRA
1 2 (9.52%) JMeter
1 2 (9.52%) LoadRunner
1 2 (9.52%) Selenium
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Local Government
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Security Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) IT Security Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Support
4 2 (9.52%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Security Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Security Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Database Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Quality Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Security Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (4.76%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 5 (23.81%) Mainframe
3 2 (9.52%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (4.76%) Cryptography
4 1 (4.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (4.76%) EFT
4 1 (4.76%) Life Science
4 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.76%) Replication
4 1 (4.76%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Unix
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (9.52%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Mac OS X
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) zOS
4 1 (4.76%) AIX
4 1 (4.76%) Solaris
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 7 (33.33%) ITIL
3 6 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (28.57%) Threat Management
4 5 (23.81%) Migration
5 4 (19.05%) Application Rationalisation
5 4 (19.05%) SIEM
6 3 (14.29%) Functional Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
7 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.52%) ETL
7 2 (9.52%) Information Security
7 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
7 2 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Security Management
7 2 (9.52%) Security Patching
8 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
8 1 (4.76%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (4.76%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) Perl
1 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.52%) Python
3 1 (4.76%) Assembly Language
3 1 (4.76%) CLIST
3 1 (4.76%) JCL
3 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.76%) R
3 1 (4.76%) REXX
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (14.29%) CISSP
3 2 (9.52%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (9.52%) CISM
3 2 (9.52%) CISMP
3 2 (9.52%) CLAS
3 2 (9.52%) DBS Check
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.76%) MCSE
4 1 (4.76%) MCT
4 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (14.29%) QA
3 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.52%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 2 (9.52%) RACF
3 2 (9.52%) Time Sharing Option
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Server
4 1 (4.76%) vSphere
4 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) SmoothWall
2 2 (9.52%) zSecure
3 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.76%) OMEGAMON
3 1 (4.76%) OpenAM
3 1 (4.76%) OpenIDM
3 1 (4.76%) SCCM
3 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Cisco
2 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 4 (19.05%) Citrix
4 4 (19.05%) HP
4 4 (19.05%) Kaspersky
4 4 (19.05%) VMware
5 3 (14.29%) CA
5 3 (14.29%) Clearswift
5 3 (14.29%) IBM
6 1 (4.76%) 3PAR
6 1 (4.76%) Avaya
6 1 (4.76%) ForgeRock
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle
6 1 (4.76%) Sybase
6 1 (4.76%) Symantec
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