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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Rank 101 103 124
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +21
Contract jobs citing PKI 19 27 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.97% 0.95% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.76% 2.85% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 1
Median daily rate £340 £316 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.76% -9.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £457 £450
% change year-on-year
-12.47% +1.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 - £26.00
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
688 948 757
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 35.25% 33.33% 26.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 488 395
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £160 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 29 20
Median hourly rate £42.00 £36.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +128.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.54 £12.94 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £46.10 £32.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +15.72%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 0 12 £320 +3.22%
Edinburgh +17 4 £400 -12.47% 1
Glasgow +2 3 £338 -19.06%
PKI
UK

PKI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 28 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 25 (65.79%) Microsoft
3 23 (60.53%) DNS
3 23 (60.53%) Replication
4 18 (47.37%) Security Cleared
4 18 (47.37%) Kerberos
4 18 (47.37%) LDAP
4 18 (47.37%) X.500
5 15 (39.47%) SC Cleared
6 13 (34.21%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (31.58%) Windows
7 12 (31.58%) PowerShell
8 11 (28.95%) Finance
9 10 (26.32%) MCP
9 10 (26.32%) MCTS
10 8 (21.05%) CISSP
11 5 (13.16%) Symantec
11 5 (13.16%) Unix
11 5 (13.16%) DHCP
11 5 (13.16%) Cryptography
11 5 (13.16%) VMware
11 5 (13.16%) Migration
11 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
11 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (13.16%) Cybersecurity
11 5 (13.16%) Data Centre
12 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (10.53%) Prototyping

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 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (60.53%) DNS
2 18 (47.37%) Kerberos
2 18 (47.37%) LDAP
2 18 (47.37%) X.500
3 5 (13.16%) DHCP
4 3 (7.89%) Network Security
5 2 (5.26%) Firewall
5 2 (5.26%) Internet
General
1 11 (28.95%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Active Directory Engineer
2 7 (18.42%) Consultant
3 4 (10.53%) Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) Security Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) CISSP Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) SIEM Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Active Directory Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Active Directory Specialist
5 2 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Lead Business Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) PowerShell Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Security Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Specialist
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Architect
6 1 (2.63%) Payments Business Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 23 (60.53%) Replication
2 5 (13.16%) Cryptography
2 5 (13.16%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (31.58%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Unix
3 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (7.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.16%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (13.16%) Migration
1 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (10.53%) Prototyping
3 3 (7.89%) Information Security
3 3 (7.89%) Planning and Forecasting
3 3 (7.89%) Records Management
3 3 (7.89%) Security Management
3 3 (7.89%) SIEM
3 3 (7.89%) Threat Management
3 3 (7.89%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (5.26%) Business Analysis
4 2 (5.26%) ITIL
4 2 (5.26%) ITIL V3
4 2 (5.26%) Validation
5 1 (2.63%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.63%) Information Assurance
5 1 (2.63%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (47.37%) Security Cleared
2 15 (39.47%) SC Cleared
3 13 (34.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (26.32%) MCP
4 10 (26.32%) MCTS
5 8 (21.05%) CISSP
6 3 (7.89%) CISM
7 2 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (2.63%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) COBIT
1 3 (7.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (7.89%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.26%) SEPA
System Software
1 28 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
2 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.89%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 25 (65.79%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) Symantec
2 5 (13.16%) VMware
3 4 (10.53%) Thales
4 3 (7.89%) Intel Security
4 3 (7.89%) Qualys
4 3 (7.89%) Splunk
5 2 (5.26%) HP