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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PKI over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
England / North West
Rank 118 147 136
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -11
Contract jobs citing PKI 18 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.68% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.28% 0.58% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 5
Median daily rate £490 £425 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.29% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £281 £379
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £545 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £43.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+10.46% +65.38%

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
788 1214 910
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 29.95% 32.08% 27.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 701 521
Median daily rate £388 £386 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.32% +3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £214 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 61 40
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £47.33 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £22.52 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-23.40% +25.11%

PKI
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing PKI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 22 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PKI within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
Lancashire +14 8 £505 +18.70%
Cheshire +33 6 £325 +32.65% 1
Manchester +6 2 £325 -43.47% 4
PKI
England

PKI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PKI 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 North West region with a requirement for PKI.

1 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 12 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 12 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 8 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
3 8 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 8 (28.57%) Oracle
3 8 (28.57%) Windows
4 6 (21.43%) Linux
4 6 (21.43%) Network Security
4 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
5 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (14.29%) LDAP
6 4 (14.29%) VPN
6 4 (14.29%) DNS
6 4 (14.29%) SSL
6 4 (14.29%) Firewall
6 4 (14.29%) Replication
6 4 (14.29%) VMware
6 4 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (10.71%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 3 (10.71%) Privileged Access Management
7 3 (10.71%) Puppet
7 3 (10.71%) Big Data
7 3 (10.71%) Cryptography
7 3 (10.71%) Finance
7 3 (10.71%) Information Security
8 2 (7.14%) Identity Management
8 2 (7.14%) Software Packaging

PKI
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (7.14%) SAS
2 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon S3
1 2 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (7.14%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.14%) Route 53
1 2 (7.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) Network Security
2 4 (14.29%) DNS
2 4 (14.29%) Firewall
2 4 (14.29%) LDAP
2 4 (14.29%) SSL
2 4 (14.29%) VPN
3 2 (7.14%) SMTP
4 1 (3.57%) BGP
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.57%) DMZ
4 1 (3.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (3.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (3.57%) Internet
4 1 (3.57%) LAN
4 1 (3.57%) MPLS
4 1 (3.57%) SAN
4 1 (3.57%) SSH
4 1 (3.57%) WAN
4 1 (3.57%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) Oracle Database
1 8 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (10.71%) Big Data
3 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) GitLab
1 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 2 (7.14%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Electronics
2 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (14.29%) Architect
1 4 (14.29%) Consultant
1 4 (14.29%) Security Architect
1 4 (14.29%) Security Specialist
1 4 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (7.14%) Design Engineer
2 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (7.14%) Technical Security Specialist
3 1 (3.57%) Application Security Specialist
3 1 (3.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (3.57%) Identity Management Specialist
3 1 (3.57%) Information Security Specialist
3 1 (3.57%) Information Specialist
3 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 1 (3.57%) Network Architect
3 1 (3.57%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (3.57%) Network Security Architect
3 1 (3.57%) Security Engineer
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Software Packaging
2 1 (3.57%) OAuth2
2 1 (3.57%) OpenID
2 1 (3.57%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Replication
2 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.14%) Smartcard
3 1 (3.57%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.57%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.14%) CentOS
5 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 3 (10.71%) Cryptography
2 3 (10.71%) Information Security
2 3 (10.71%) Privileged Access Management
2 3 (10.71%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (7.14%) Auto-Scaling
3 2 (7.14%) Identity Management
3 2 (7.14%) ITIL
3 2 (7.14%) Statistics
4 1 (3.57%) Biometrics
4 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.57%) CRM
4 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.57%) ERP
4 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.57%) Programme Management
4 1 (3.57%) Project Management
4 1 (3.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 12 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.57%) BC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) CCNA
3 1 (3.57%) CCNP
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 13 (46.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Puppet
2 2 (7.14%) Rsyslog
3 1 (3.57%) Kibana
3 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 8 (28.57%) Oracle
3 4 (14.29%) VMware
4 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco
5 1 (3.57%) Citrix
5 1 (3.57%) F5
5 1 (3.57%) HP
5 1 (3.57%) Intel
5 1 (3.57%) Palo Alto
5 1 (3.57%) SAP