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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
UK / Scotland
Rank 98 109 118
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +9
Contract jobs citing PKI 8 21 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.48% 0.79% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.44% 2.52% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 1
Median daily rate £375 £316 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.85% -20.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £440 £450
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £43.00 £52.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.09%

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
554 834 701
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 33.43% 31.54% 27.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 445 364
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £170 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £528 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 21 17
Median hourly rate £48.50 £40.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.25% +40.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £14.20 £14.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £43.40 £31.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +22.85%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 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
Edinburgh +15 4 £400 -12.47% 2
Renfrewshire +16 2 £330 +6.45%
Glasgow +7 2 £338 -26.47%
PKI
UK

PKI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Scotland region with a requirement for PKI.

1 25 (80.65%) Active Directory
2 24 (77.42%) Microsoft
3 23 (74.19%) Replication
3 23 (74.19%) DNS
4 18 (58.06%) Kerberos
4 18 (58.06%) LDAP
4 18 (58.06%) X.500
5 17 (54.84%) Security Cleared
6 14 (45.16%) SC Cleared
7 13 (41.94%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (38.71%) PowerShell
9 10 (32.26%) MCTS
9 10 (32.26%) MCP
10 9 (29.03%) Windows
11 6 (19.35%) Finance
12 5 (16.13%) VMware
12 5 (16.13%) DHCP
12 5 (16.13%) Migration
12 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
12 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
13 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
13 4 (12.90%) CISSP
14 3 (9.68%) Unix
14 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (9.68%) Cybersecurity
14 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
14 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
14 3 (9.68%) Cryptography

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:

Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (74.19%) DNS
2 18 (58.06%) Kerberos
2 18 (58.06%) LDAP
2 18 (58.06%) X.500
3 5 (16.13%) DHCP
4 2 (6.45%) Firewall
4 2 (6.45%) Internet
5 1 (3.23%) Network Security
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Active Directory Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Consultant
3 2 (6.45%) Active Directory Consultant
3 2 (6.45%) Active Directory Specialist
3 2 (6.45%) Analyst
3 2 (6.45%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 2 (6.45%) PowerShell Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) Security Analyst
3 2 (6.45%) Security Consultant
3 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Active Directory Architect
4 1 (3.23%) Architect
4 1 (3.23%) CISSP Consultant
4 1 (3.23%) SIEM Consultant
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 23 (74.19%) Replication
2 3 (9.68%) Cryptography
2 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Unix
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) Migration
2 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (9.68%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (9.68%) Prototyping
3 3 (9.68%) Records Management
4 2 (6.45%) ITIL
4 2 (6.45%) ITIL V3
4 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.45%) Validation
5 1 (3.23%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.23%) Information Assurance
5 1 (3.23%) Information Security
5 1 (3.23%) Planning and Forecasting
5 1 (3.23%) Security Management
5 1 (3.23%) Security Monitoring
5 1 (3.23%) SIEM
5 1 (3.23%) Threat Management
5 1 (3.23%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (54.84%) Security Cleared
2 14 (45.16%) SC Cleared
3 13 (41.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (32.26%) MCP
4 10 (32.26%) MCTS
5 4 (12.90%) CISSP
6 2 (6.45%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (3.23%) CISM
7 1 (3.23%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) COBIT
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (80.65%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
2 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 24 (77.42%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) VMware
3 3 (9.68%) Thales
4 2 (6.45%) HP
5 1 (3.23%) Intel Security
5 1 (3.23%) Qualys
5 1 (3.23%) Splunk
5 1 (3.23%) Symantec
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