The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PKI in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PKI over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Rank 197 192 197
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing PKI 67 86 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.76% 0.90% 0.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.46% 2.86% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 44 29
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - -
PKI
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2719 3011 2674
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.69% 31.49% 29.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1569 1656 1417
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 157 149
Median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -8.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.78 £12.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £46.50 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -12.19%

PKI
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

PKI Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PKI
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

PKI Daily Rate Trend in the South East

PKI
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PKI across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

PKI Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

PKI
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

PKI Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

PKI
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PKI within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 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
Hampshire +14 23 £330 -22.35%
Surrey -16 17 £545 +23.92% 1
West Sussex -5 8 £425 +18.05%
Buckinghamshire +7 7 £425 +6.25%
Berkshire -7 3 £563 +68.53%
East Sussex +14 1 £413 +26.92%
PKI
England

PKI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 South East region with a requirement for PKI.

1 107 (52.71%) Security Cleared
2 92 (45.32%) SC Cleared
3 67 (33.00%) Microsoft
4 65 (32.02%) Linux
5 63 (31.03%) Active Directory
6 60 (29.56%) Cryptography
7 54 (26.60%) Windows
8 52 (25.62%) Java
9 51 (25.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 49 (24.14%) SSL
11 40 (19.70%) DNS
11 40 (19.70%) Windows Server
12 39 (19.21%) Firewall
13 35 (17.24%) LDAP
14 29 (14.29%) VMware
14 29 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
15 28 (13.79%) Algorithms
16 26 (12.81%) Intrusion Detection
17 25 (12.32%) XML
17 25 (12.32%) Data Centre
18 24 (11.82%) MS Excel
19 23 (11.33%) ITIL
20 22 (10.84%) Degree
20 22 (10.84%) Information Security
20 22 (10.84%) VMware Infrastructure
20 22 (10.84%) Integration Testing
21 21 (10.34%) JBoss
22 20 (9.85%) SQL Server
22 20 (9.85%) Eclipse
22 20 (9.85%) ISO/IEC 27001

PKI
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 21 (10.34%) JBoss
2 14 (6.90%) Apache
3 11 (5.42%) SharePoint
4 9 (4.43%) IIS
4 9 (4.43%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (2.46%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (2.46%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.97%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.99%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.99%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.99%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.49%) nginx
Applications
1 24 (11.82%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.45%) MS Office
3 5 (2.46%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.48%) MS Project
5 2 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.90%) Office 365
2 9 (4.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.46%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (2.46%) OneDrive
4 4 (1.97%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.97%) IaaS
5 1 (0.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.49%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (24.14%) SSL
2 40 (19.70%) DNS
3 39 (19.21%) Firewall
4 35 (17.24%) LDAP
5 26 (12.81%) Intrusion Detection
6 19 (9.36%) Internet
7 18 (8.87%) TCP/IP
8 17 (8.37%) DHCP
8 17 (8.37%) Kerberos
9 16 (7.88%) Wireless
10 14 (6.90%) IPsec
10 14 (6.90%) SAN
11 12 (5.91%) LAN
11 12 (5.91%) WAN
12 11 (5.42%) VPN
12 11 (5.42%) X.500
13 10 (4.93%) Network Security
13 10 (4.93%) Wi-Fi
14 9 (4.43%) MPLS
14 9 (4.43%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.85%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.45%) MySQL
3 4 (1.97%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (1.48%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.99%) Big Data
5 2 (0.99%) DB2
5 2 (0.99%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.49%) Infinispan
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.49%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.49%) Redis
6 1 (0.49%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (9.85%) Eclipse
2 19 (9.36%) Maven
3 4 (1.97%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.99%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.99%) IntelliJ
4 2 (0.99%) JUnit
4 2 (0.99%) Subversion
5 1 (0.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.49%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.49%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (3.45%) Finance
2 6 (2.96%) Retail
3 5 (2.46%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.48%) French Language
4 3 (1.48%) German Language
4 3 (1.48%) Italian Language
4 3 (1.48%) Multimedia
4 3 (1.48%) Portuguese Language
4 3 (1.48%) Spanish Language
5 2 (0.99%) Legal
6 1 (0.49%) Automotive
6 1 (0.49%) Billing
6 1 (0.49%) Marketing
6 1 (0.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 46 (22.66%) Consultant
2 39 (19.21%) Architect
3 33 (16.26%) Security Architect
4 28 (13.79%) Security Consultant
5 17 (8.37%) Developer
5 17 (8.37%) Java Developer
5 17 (8.37%) Project Manager
6 16 (7.88%) Security Engineer
7 15 (7.39%) Security Manager
7 15 (7.39%) Support Engineer
8 14 (6.90%) Active Directory Engineer
9 13 (6.40%) Analyst
10 12 (5.91%) Security Project Manager
11 10 (4.93%) Network Engineer
12 8 (3.94%) Security Support Engineer
13 7 (3.45%) Field Engineer
13 7 (3.45%) IT Consultant
13 7 (3.45%) IT Security Consultant
13 7 (3.45%) Security Specialist
13 7 (3.45%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (12.32%) XML
2 19 (9.36%) JCE
3 16 (7.88%) SAML
4 8 (3.94%) 802.1X
5 5 (2.46%) Java EE
5 5 (2.46%) OAuth2
6 4 (1.97%) Middleware
7 3 (1.48%) DCOM
7 3 (1.48%) SOAP
7 3 (1.48%) Web Services
8 2 (0.99%) .NET
8 2 (0.99%) LAMP
9 1 (0.49%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (0.49%) CGI
9 1 (0.49%) JMS
9 1 (0.49%) JMX
9 1 (0.49%) JNDI
9 1 (0.49%) JSP
9 1 (0.49%) Spring
9 1 (0.49%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 60 (29.56%) Cryptography
2 28 (13.79%) Algorithms
3 25 (12.32%) Data Centre
4 16 (7.88%) Management Information System
5 12 (5.91%) Replication
6 9 (4.43%) Computer Science
6 9 (4.43%) Smart Meter
7 8 (3.94%) Smartcard
8 5 (2.46%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (2.46%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 3 (1.48%) Clustering
11 2 (0.99%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.49%) CESG
12 1 (0.49%) CESG CLAS
12 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Cloud
12 1 (0.49%) PMI
12 1 (0.49%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.49%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 65 (32.02%) Linux
2 54 (26.60%) Windows
3 51 (25.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 40 (19.70%) Windows Server
5 16 (7.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (6.40%) Unix
6 13 (6.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.97%) AIX
7 4 (1.97%) Solaris
8 3 (1.48%) CentOS
8 3 (1.48%) Windows 10
8 3 (1.48%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.99%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.99%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.49%) Android
10 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (11.33%) ITIL
2 22 (10.84%) Information Security
2 22 (10.84%) Integration Testing
3 19 (9.36%) Identity Management
3 19 (9.36%) PRINCE2
4 18 (8.87%) Security Management
5 17 (8.37%) Information Assurance
5 17 (8.37%) Waterfall
6 16 (7.88%) Programme Management
7 15 (7.39%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (6.40%) Network Architecture
9 12 (5.91%) Cybersecurity
10 11 (5.42%) Change Management
10 11 (5.42%) Load Balancing
11 10 (4.93%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 10 (4.93%) Two-Factor Authentication
12 9 (4.43%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (4.43%) Migration
12 9 (4.43%) System Integration Testing
13 8 (3.94%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 52 (25.62%) Java
2 11 (5.42%) PowerShell
3 10 (4.93%) Shell Script
4 8 (3.94%) SQL
5 5 (2.46%) PHP
6 4 (1.97%) Perl
6 4 (1.97%) Python
7 3 (1.48%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.48%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.48%) VBScript
8 2 (0.99%) C
8 2 (0.99%) C++
9 1 (0.49%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.49%) C#
9 1 (0.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 107 (52.71%) Security Cleared
2 92 (45.32%) SC Cleared
3 29 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (10.84%) Degree
5 18 (8.87%) CLAS
6 17 (8.37%) CESG Certified Professional
7 16 (7.88%) CISSP
8 13 (6.40%) MCSE
9 12 (5.91%) DV Cleared
10 10 (4.93%) MCP
11 9 (4.43%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (4.43%) MCTS
12 7 (3.45%) MCSA
13 6 (2.96%) CRISC
14 4 (1.97%) CCNP
14 4 (1.97%) CISA
14 4 (1.97%) CISM
15 3 (1.48%) GCIA
15 3 (1.48%) GCIH
16 2 (0.99%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (7.39%) RMADS
3 11 (5.42%) FIPS 140-2
3 11 (5.42%) PCI DSS
4 6 (2.96%) SLA
5 4 (1.97%) COBIT
5 4 (1.97%) COSO
5 4 (1.97%) SAS 70
6 3 (1.48%) JSP 440
7 2 (0.99%) ISAE 3402
7 2 (0.99%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.99%) SSAE 16
8 1 (0.49%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.49%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.49%) QA
System Software
1 63 (31.03%) Active Directory
2 22 (10.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.43%) ISA Server
3 9 (4.43%) UAG
4 6 (2.96%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (1.97%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (1.97%) vSphere
5 4 (1.97%) XenApp
5 4 (1.97%) XenDesktop
5 4 (1.97%) XenServer
6 1 (0.49%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (4.93%) SCCM
1 10 (4.93%) WSUS
2 5 (2.46%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (2.46%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (1.97%) AirWatch
3 4 (1.97%) EdgeSight
4 3 (1.48%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (1.48%) WMI
5 2 (0.99%) Ansible
5 2 (0.99%) Nessus
5 2 (0.99%) RSA Security Analytics
5 2 (0.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.99%) yum
6 1 (0.49%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.49%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.49%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.49%) SCOM
Vendors
1 67 (33.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (14.29%) VMware
3 18 (8.87%) Red Hat
4 17 (8.37%) Cisco
5 11 (5.42%) F5
5 11 (5.42%) HP
6 8 (3.94%) Palo Alto
7 7 (3.45%) Juniper
7 7 (3.45%) Oracle
8 6 (2.96%) Blue Coat
8 6 (2.96%) Citrix
8 6 (2.96%) Intel Security
9 5 (2.46%) Barracuda Networks
9 5 (2.46%) SolarWinds
10 4 (1.97%) CA
10 4 (1.97%) Qualys
10 4 (1.97%) Wyse
11 3 (1.48%) 3PAR
11 3 (1.48%) BT
11 3 (1.48%) Symantec