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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Rank 129 126 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing PKI 14 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.45% 0.21% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.84% 0.97% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £393 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
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 £11.50
% change year-on-year
+46.21% +167.63%
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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
759 621 722
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 24.30% 21.67% 21.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 310 332
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 41 74
Average hourly rate £16.84 £17.50 £18.28
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.77% -4.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.65 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.38 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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
Cheshire +1 6 £450 - 2
Manchester -9 5 - -
PKI
England

PKI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
1 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
2 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 9 (39.13%) Firewall
3 8 (34.78%) LDAP
3 8 (34.78%) Windows
4 7 (30.43%) UNIX
5 6 (26.09%) LAN
5 6 (26.09%) WAN
5 6 (26.09%) SCOM
5 6 (26.09%) WebSphere
6 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (21.74%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Local Government
6 5 (21.74%) Oracle
6 5 (21.74%) DB2
6 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (21.74%) ETL
6 5 (21.74%) Citrix
6 5 (21.74%) SAN
6 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (21.74%) Middleware
6 5 (21.74%) Mainframe
6 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (17.39%) McAfee
7 4 (17.39%) IBM
7 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (17.39%) Identity Management
7 4 (17.39%) VMware
7 4 (17.39%) Information Security

PKI
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 6 (26.09%) WebSphere
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
2 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.70%) IIS
4 1 (4.35%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) Firewall
2 8 (34.78%) LDAP
3 6 (26.09%) LAN
3 6 (26.09%) WAN
4 5 (21.74%) SAN
5 3 (13.04%) Kerberos
5 3 (13.04%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (8.70%) DNS
6 2 (8.70%) Internet
6 2 (8.70%) DHCP
6 2 (8.70%) IKE
6 2 (8.70%) IPsec
7 1 (4.35%) IP Telephony
7 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (4.35%) Wireless
7 1 (4.35%) MPLS
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (4.35%) Wireshark
7 1 (4.35%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) DB2
2 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Metasploit
General
1 5 (21.74%) Local Government
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
3 2 (8.70%) Banking
4 1 (4.35%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4 (17.39%) Security Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Consultant
2 3 (13.04%) Security Consultant
2 3 (13.04%) Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Security Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (8.70%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Analyst Programmer
3 2 (8.70%) Programmer
3 2 (8.70%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) IT Security Specialist
3 2 (8.70%) Security Technical Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Security Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Designer
4 1 (4.35%) Security Officer
4 1 (4.35%) Designer
4 1 (4.35%) Service Operations Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) Middleware
2 3 (13.04%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (13.04%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Mainframe
2 2 (8.70%) Clustering
2 2 (8.70%) CESG
2 2 (8.70%) Open Source
3 1 (4.35%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) UNIX
3 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (13.04%) AIX
5 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) ETL
1 5 (21.74%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (17.39%) Information Security
2 4 (17.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (17.39%) Identity Management
3 3 (13.04%) ITIL
3 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
3 3 (13.04%) Performance Management
4 2 (8.70%) SIEM
4 2 (8.70%) Security Management
4 2 (8.70%) Supplier Management
4 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
4 2 (8.70%) Security Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Migration
5 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.35%) Information Security Management
5 1 (4.35%) Project Management
5 1 (4.35%) Service Management
5 1 (4.35%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
1 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) CISSP
2 2 (8.70%) CEH
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.35%) CCNA
3 1 (4.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (13.04%) QA
2 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
2 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.04%) XenApp
3 3 (13.04%) vSphere
3 3 (13.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (8.70%) RACF
5 1 (4.35%) ProxySG
5 1 (4.35%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) SCOM
2 2 (8.70%) CORE IMPACT
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (4.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle
2 5 (21.74%) Citrix
3 4 (17.39%) McAfee
3 4 (17.39%) VMware
3 4 (17.39%) IBM
4 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
4 3 (13.04%) Wincor Nixdorf
4 3 (13.04%) F5
5 2 (8.70%) IronPort
5 2 (8.70%) Sophos
5 2 (8.70%) Sourcefire
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco
6 1 (4.35%) Intel
6 1 (4.35%) Juniper
6 1 (4.35%) BMC
6 1 (4.35%) CA
6 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.35%) Teradata
6 1 (4.35%) Blue Coat
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