The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PKI in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PKI over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Rank 110 131 129
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -2
Contract jobs citing PKI 25 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.01% 0.22% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.84% 0.74% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 1
Median daily rate £401 £466 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.89% +41.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.81% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.25 - -
PKI
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
879 940 789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 35.44% 29.34% 28.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 494 451 431
Median daily rate £350 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 38 19
Median hourly rate £40.50 £18.63 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+117.44% -25.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.59 £12.35 £11.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.75 £49.01 £57.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

PKI
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing PKI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

PKI Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

PKI
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

PKI Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

PKI
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PKI across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

PKI Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

PKI
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

PKI Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

PKI
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PKI within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Renfrewshire -6 14 £300 -31.03%
Edinburgh +7 11 £428 -9.61%
PKI
UK

PKI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for PKI.

1 45 (66.18%) Active Directory
2 35 (51.47%) Windows
3 28 (41.18%) Security Cleared
4 26 (38.24%) DNS
5 25 (36.76%) Microsoft
6 23 (33.82%) LDAP
7 21 (30.88%) Finance
7 21 (30.88%) SC Cleared
8 20 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (26.47%) Replication
9 18 (26.47%) Kerberos
10 16 (23.53%) CISSP
11 15 (22.06%) Microsoft Certification
11 15 (22.06%) X.500
11 15 (22.06%) Prototyping
12 14 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
13 13 (19.12%) Unix
13 13 (19.12%) Linux
14 12 (17.65%) DHCP
14 12 (17.65%) Identity Management
15 11 (16.18%) Clustering
16 10 (14.71%) Information Security
16 10 (14.71%) Symantec
16 10 (14.71%) Windows Server
16 10 (14.71%) Network Security
17 9 (13.24%) PowerShell
17 9 (13.24%) High Availability
17 9 (13.24%) Nagios
17 9 (13.24%) Mainframe

PKI
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 6 (8.82%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (7.35%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (4.41%) Apache
4 3 (4.41%) CICS
4 3 (4.41%) lighttpd
4 3 (4.41%) nginx
5 1 (1.47%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) HP Helion
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (38.24%) DNS
2 23 (33.82%) LDAP
3 18 (26.47%) Kerberos
4 15 (22.06%) X.500
5 12 (17.65%) DHCP
6 10 (14.71%) Network Security
7 8 (11.76%) SMTP
8 5 (7.35%) SAN
8 5 (7.35%) SSL
9 4 (5.88%) NetScaler
10 3 (4.41%) Firewall
10 3 (4.41%) FTP
10 3 (4.41%) HTTP
10 3 (4.41%) IPv4
10 3 (4.41%) IPv6
10 3 (4.41%) SNMP
10 3 (4.41%) SSH
10 3 (4.41%) Wireless
11 2 (2.94%) Internet
12 1 (1.47%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.41%) MySQL
3 3 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.47%) MariaDB
General
1 21 (30.88%) Finance
2 8 (11.76%) Banking
3 6 (8.82%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.47%) Retail
4 1 (1.47%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (22.06%) Active Directory Engineer
2 11 (16.18%) Consultant
3 9 (13.24%) Security Consultant
4 8 (11.76%) Architect
5 7 (10.29%) Windows Specialist
6 5 (7.35%) Administrator
6 5 (7.35%) CISSP Consultant
6 5 (7.35%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (7.35%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 5 (7.35%) SIEM Consultant
6 5 (7.35%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.41%) Cybersecurity Manager
7 3 (4.41%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.41%) Security Manager
7 3 (4.41%) Security Project Manager
8 2 (2.94%) Lead Business Analyst
8 2 (2.94%) Security Architect
8 2 (2.94%) Server Specialist
8 2 (2.94%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
8 2 (2.94%) Windows Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.82%) OAuth
1 6 (8.82%) Web Services
2 3 (4.41%) CSS
2 3 (4.41%) Django
2 3 (4.41%) HTML
2 3 (4.41%) LAMP
2 3 (4.41%) LAPP Stack
2 3 (4.41%) Laravel
2 3 (4.41%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (4.41%) Regular Expression
2 3 (4.41%) XML
3 2 (2.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.47%) Replication
2 11 (16.18%) Clustering
3 9 (13.24%) Cryptography
3 9 (13.24%) Mainframe
4 7 (10.29%) Data Centre
5 6 (8.82%) Hedge funds
6 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (7.35%) Computer Science
7 4 (5.88%) Blackberry
8 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.47%) Private Cloud
9 1 (1.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 35 (51.47%) Windows
2 20 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 20 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (19.12%) Linux
4 13 (19.12%) Unix
5 10 (14.71%) Windows Server
6 6 (8.82%) Solaris
7 3 (4.41%) Debian
7 3 (4.41%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.06%) Prototyping
2 12 (17.65%) Identity Management
3 10 (14.71%) Information Security
4 9 (13.24%) High Availability
5 7 (10.29%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (8.82%) Planning and Forecasting
6 6 (8.82%) RAD
6 6 (8.82%) Security Management
6 6 (8.82%) SIEM
7 5 (7.35%) ITIL
7 5 (7.35%) Mentoring
7 5 (7.35%) Records Management
7 5 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (5.88%) Threat Management
8 4 (5.88%) Vulnerability Management
9 3 (4.41%) Network Design
9 3 (4.41%) Network Load Balancing
9 3 (4.41%) PRINCE2
9 3 (4.41%) Security Operations
10 2 (2.94%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.24%) Perl
1 9 (13.24%) PowerShell
2 6 (8.82%) Java
2 6 (8.82%) Ruby
2 6 (8.82%) SQL
2 6 (8.82%) VBA
3 3 (4.41%) Bash Shell
3 3 (4.41%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.41%) PHP
3 3 (4.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 21 (30.88%) SC Cleared
3 16 (23.53%) CISSP
4 15 (22.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (11.76%) MCP
6 6 (8.82%) CISM
6 6 (8.82%) MCSE
6 6 (8.82%) MCTS
7 5 (7.35%) Degree
8 2 (2.94%) CCNA
8 2 (2.94%) CCNP
8 2 (2.94%) CISA
8 2 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.47%) CLAS
9 1 (1.47%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) COBIT
1 5 (7.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (7.35%) SLA
2 4 (5.88%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.94%) SEPA
4 1 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 45 (66.18%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.76%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (8.82%) Hyper-V
3 6 (8.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 6 (8.82%) Veritas File System
3 6 (8.82%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 6 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (7.35%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (4.41%) RACF
6 1 (1.47%) DFS Replication
6 1 (1.47%) UAG
6 1 (1.47%) vCloud
6 1 (1.47%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (13.24%) Nagios
2 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Clustering
2 6 (8.82%) SCCM
2 6 (8.82%) SCOM
2 6 (8.82%) SCVMM
2 6 (8.82%) TADDM
3 5 (7.35%) CA Spectrum
3 5 (7.35%) Failover Clustering
3 5 (7.35%) WSUS
4 4 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (5.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (4.41%) Cacti
5 3 (4.41%) Munin
6 1 (1.47%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.47%) OpenView
Vendors
1 25 (36.76%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.71%) Symantec
3 9 (13.24%) HP
4 7 (10.29%) Red Hat
5 6 (8.82%) CA
5 6 (8.82%) Veritas
5 6 (8.82%) VMware
6 5 (7.35%) arcserve
7 4 (5.88%) 3PAR
7 4 (5.88%) AppSense
7 4 (5.88%) Brocade
7 4 (5.88%) Citrix
7 4 (5.88%) Intel Security
7 4 (5.88%) Lumension
7 4 (5.88%) Qualys
7 4 (5.88%) Splunk
8 1 (1.47%) Opsware