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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Rank 95 123 122
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -1
Contract jobs citing PKI 53 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.84% 0.31% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.18% 1.15% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 7 5
Median daily rate £410 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £343 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £451 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.29 £20.19 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+30.23% -37.89%
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
1024 786 727
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 35.52% 26.74% 27.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 560 375 400
Median daily rate £355 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £471 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 42 23
Median hourly rate £40.00 £27.44 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.77% +9.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.19 £12.91 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.60 £55.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.47 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+19.11% -7.65%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 -15 28 £318 -8.62%
Edinburgh +6 15 £475 +26.66%
Glasgow - 6 £500 -
PKI
UK

PKI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 44 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 30 (50.00%) Windows
3 29 (48.33%) DNS
4 26 (43.33%) LDAP
4 26 (43.33%) Security Cleared
5 25 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 21 (35.00%) Kerberos
6 21 (35.00%) Replication
7 19 (31.67%) SC Cleared
8 18 (30.00%) X.500
9 17 (28.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (28.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 17 (28.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (23.33%) Finance
11 13 (21.67%) Linux
12 12 (20.00%) DHCP
12 12 (20.00%) Identity Management
13 11 (18.33%) Clustering
13 11 (18.33%) Unix
13 11 (18.33%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (16.67%) CISSP
14 10 (16.67%) MCP
15 9 (15.00%) Perl
15 9 (15.00%) HP
15 9 (15.00%) Nagios
15 9 (15.00%) Mainframe
15 9 (15.00%) PowerShell
15 9 (15.00%) High Availability
15 9 (15.00%) Windows Server
16 8 (13.33%) Network Security

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 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (5.00%) Apache
4 3 (5.00%) CICS
4 3 (5.00%) lighttpd
4 3 (5.00%) nginx
5 1 (1.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) HP Helion
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (48.33%) DNS
2 26 (43.33%) LDAP
3 21 (35.00%) Kerberos
4 18 (30.00%) X.500
5 12 (20.00%) DHCP
6 8 (13.33%) Network Security
6 8 (13.33%) SMTP
7 5 (8.33%) SAN
8 4 (6.67%) NetScaler
9 3 (5.00%) Firewall
9 3 (5.00%) FTP
9 3 (5.00%) HTTP
9 3 (5.00%) IPv4
9 3 (5.00%) IPv6
9 3 (5.00%) SNMP
9 3 (5.00%) SSH
9 3 (5.00%) SSL
9 3 (5.00%) Wireless
10 2 (3.33%) Internet
11 1 (1.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.00%) MySQL
3 3 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.67%) MariaDB
General
1 14 (23.33%) Finance
2 6 (10.00%) Financial Institution
3 5 (8.33%) Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (30.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 8 (13.33%) Architect
2 8 (13.33%) Consultant
3 7 (11.67%) Security Consultant
4 6 (10.00%) Windows Specialist
5 5 (8.33%) Administrator
5 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (5.00%) CISSP Consultant
7 3 (5.00%) Cybersecurity Manager
7 3 (5.00%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.00%) Security Manager
7 3 (5.00%) Security Project Manager
7 3 (5.00%) SIEM Consultant
8 2 (3.33%) CISSP Specialist
8 2 (3.33%) Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Security Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Server Specialist
8 2 (3.33%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.00%) OAuth
1 6 (10.00%) Web Services
2 3 (5.00%) CSS
2 3 (5.00%) Django
2 3 (5.00%) HTML
2 3 (5.00%) LAMP
2 3 (5.00%) LAPP Stack
2 3 (5.00%) Laravel
2 3 (5.00%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (5.00%) Regular Expression
2 3 (5.00%) XML
3 2 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (35.00%) Replication
2 11 (18.33%) Clustering
3 9 (15.00%) Mainframe
4 6 (10.00%) Cryptography
4 6 (10.00%) Hedge funds
5 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 5 (8.33%) Data Centre
6 4 (6.67%) Blackberry
7 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (50.00%) Windows
2 17 (28.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (28.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (21.67%) Linux
4 11 (18.33%) Unix
4 11 (18.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (15.00%) Windows Server
6 6 (10.00%) Solaris
7 3 (5.00%) Debian
7 3 (5.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.00%) Identity Management
2 9 (15.00%) High Availability
3 8 (13.33%) Information Security
4 6 (10.00%) RAD
5 5 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (8.33%) ITIL
5 5 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 4 (6.67%) Security Management
6 4 (6.67%) SIEM
7 3 (5.00%) Network Design
7 3 (5.00%) Network Load Balancing
7 3 (5.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (5.00%) Records Management
7 3 (5.00%) Security Operations
8 2 (3.33%) Migration
8 2 (3.33%) Risk Management
8 2 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.33%) Threat Management
8 2 (3.33%) Validation
8 2 (3.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.00%) Perl
1 9 (15.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (10.00%) Java
2 6 (10.00%) Ruby
2 6 (10.00%) SQL
2 6 (10.00%) VBA
3 3 (5.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.00%) PHP
3 3 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (43.33%) Security Cleared
2 19 (31.67%) SC Cleared
3 17 (28.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (16.67%) CISSP
4 10 (16.67%) MCP
5 8 (13.33%) MCTS
6 7 (11.67%) MCSE
7 5 (8.33%) Degree
8 4 (6.67%) CISM
9 2 (3.33%) CCNA
9 2 (3.33%) CCNP
9 2 (3.33%) CISA
9 2 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.67%) CLAS
10 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) SLA
2 3 (5.00%) COBIT
2 3 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.33%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 44 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (10.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 6 (10.00%) Veritas File System
2 6 (10.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 6 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (5.00%) RACF
5 1 (1.67%) DFS Replication
5 1 (1.67%) UAG
5 1 (1.67%) vCloud
5 1 (1.67%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (15.00%) Nagios
2 6 (10.00%) SCCM
2 6 (10.00%) SCOM
2 6 (10.00%) SCVMM
2 6 (10.00%) TADDM
3 5 (8.33%) CA Spectrum
3 5 (8.33%) WSUS
4 4 (6.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (5.00%) Cacti
5 3 (5.00%) Munin
6 2 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.67%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.67%) OpenView
Vendors
1 25 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.00%) HP
3 7 (11.67%) Red Hat
4 6 (10.00%) CA
4 6 (10.00%) Symantec
4 6 (10.00%) Veritas
4 6 (10.00%) VMware
5 5 (8.33%) arcserve
6 4 (6.67%) 3PAR
6 4 (6.67%) AppSense
6 4 (6.67%) Brocade
6 4 (6.67%) Citrix
6 4 (6.67%) Lumension
7 2 (3.33%) Intel Security
7 2 (3.33%) Qualys
7 2 (3.33%) Splunk
8 1 (1.67%) Opsware