The first 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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PKI over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South East region.

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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Rank 192 190 209
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +19
Contract jobs citing PKI 57 34 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.62% 0.40% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.84% 1.98% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 12 11
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£350 £380 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -15.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £167 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £475 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £449 £395
% change year-on-year
-22.04% +13.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £11.50
% change year-on-year
- +226.08%
Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2007 1717 2016
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.82% 20.21% 20.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1034 834 845
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 128 175
Average hourly rate £20.50 £23.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.68% -20.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.30 £43.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.75 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+1.20% -19.35%
PKI
England

PKI
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PKI across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PKI within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +10 27 £381 -10.29% 1
Hampshire -4 13 £406 +1.81% 6
West Sussex - 11 £220 -
Surrey -5 3 - -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £413 -
Kent - - - - 1
PKI
England

PKI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing PKI also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PKI.

1 60 (75.95%) Windows
2 42 (53.16%) Microsoft
3 39 (49.37%) Security Cleared
4 35 (44.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (43.04%) Active Directory
6 32 (40.51%) DNS
7 28 (35.44%) VMware
7 28 (35.44%) SC Cleared
8 26 (32.91%) Internet
9 25 (31.65%) MS Exchange
10 24 (30.38%) Linux
10 24 (30.38%) IIS
11 23 (29.11%) SCCM
12 19 (24.05%) Citrix
12 19 (24.05%) Firewall
13 18 (22.78%) Microsoft Certification
13 18 (22.78%) TCP/IP
13 18 (22.78%) PowerShell
13 18 (22.78%) Exchange Server 2010
14 17 (21.52%) SQL
14 17 (21.52%) Configuration Management
15 16 (20.25%) MS Excel
15 16 (20.25%) Windows Server 2012
16 15 (18.99%) VBScript
16 15 (18.99%) ITIL
17 14 (17.72%) MCSE
17 14 (17.72%) VMware Infrastructure
18 13 (16.46%) UNIX
18 13 (16.46%) DHCP
19 12 (15.19%) SharePoint

PKI
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing PKI also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PKI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (31.65%) MS Exchange
2 24 (30.38%) IIS
3 18 (22.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (15.19%) SharePoint
5 11 (13.92%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (6.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (5.06%) Lync
8 3 (3.80%) Documentum
9 2 (2.53%) Apache
9 2 (2.53%) Tomcat
9 2 (2.53%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (2.53%) Live Communications Server
10 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (20.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.53%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) SAP MM
1 2 (2.53%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.92%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (13.92%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (13.92%) Office 365
1 11 (13.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (40.51%) DNS
2 26 (32.91%) Internet
3 19 (24.05%) Firewall
4 18 (22.78%) TCP/IP
5 13 (16.46%) DHCP
6 11 (13.92%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (12.66%) SMTP
8 8 (10.13%) VPN
9 6 (7.59%) SAN
9 6 (7.59%) X.500
10 5 (6.33%) iSCSI
10 5 (6.33%) NAS
10 5 (6.33%) X.400
10 5 (6.33%) ICMP
10 5 (6.33%) SSL
11 4 (5.06%) WAN
11 4 (5.06%) ATM
11 4 (5.06%) LAN
11 4 (5.06%) SSH
11 4 (5.06%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.66%) SQL Server
1 10 (12.66%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (2.53%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (6.33%) MSI
2 2 (2.53%) Toad
General
1 5 (6.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.53%) Finance
2 2 (2.53%) Publishing
3 1 (1.27%) Legal
3 1 (1.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (15.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (12.66%) Consultant
2 10 (12.66%) SCCM Engineer
3 8 (10.13%) Security Consultant
4 7 (8.86%) Field Engineer
5 6 (7.59%) Support Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) Architect
6 5 (6.33%) Server Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) Windows Server Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Blackberry Support
7 4 (5.06%) Support Specialist
7 4 (5.06%) Designer
8 3 (3.80%) Build Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Project Manager
9 2 (2.53%) Analyst
9 2 (2.53%) IT Consultant
9 2 (2.53%) Technical Architect
9 2 (2.53%) Administrator
9 2 (2.53%) Data Analyst
9 2 (2.53%) Security Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.66%) DCOM
2 5 (6.33%) .NET
3 4 (5.06%) Middleware
4 2 (2.53%) Application Packaging
5 1 (1.27%) OLE
5 1 (1.27%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.39%) Management Information System
2 7 (8.86%) Cryptography
3 5 (6.33%) Blackberry
3 5 (6.33%) CESG
4 4 (5.06%) Smart Meter
5 3 (3.80%) CLARiiON
5 3 (3.80%) Smartcard
6 2 (2.53%) Firmware
6 2 (2.53%) Replication
6 2 (2.53%) SecurID
6 2 (2.53%) iPad
6 2 (2.53%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 60 (75.95%) Windows
2 35 (44.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (30.38%) Linux
4 16 (20.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (16.46%) UNIX
6 11 (13.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (12.66%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.53%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.27%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (1.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.52%) Configuration Management
2 15 (18.99%) ITIL
3 9 (11.39%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (7.59%) Validation
4 6 (7.59%) Migration
4 6 (7.59%) Information Security
5 5 (6.33%) Service Delivery
5 5 (6.33%) Test Scripting
5 5 (6.33%) Waterfall
6 4 (5.06%) Release Management
6 4 (5.06%) Identity Management
6 4 (5.06%) Data Security
6 4 (5.06%) Security Management
7 3 (3.80%) Project Management
7 3 (3.80%) Document Management
7 3 (3.80%) Security Architecture
7 3 (3.80%) Database Security
8 2 (2.53%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (2.53%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (2.53%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (22.78%) PowerShell
2 17 (21.52%) SQL
3 15 (18.99%) VBScript
4 10 (12.66%) T-SQL
5 4 (5.06%) C++
5 4 (5.06%) Java
6 3 (3.80%) C
7 2 (2.53%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 39 (49.37%) Security Cleared
2 28 (35.44%) SC Cleared
3 18 (22.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (17.72%) MCSE
5 9 (11.39%) MCSA
5 9 (11.39%) DV Cleared
5 9 (11.39%) MCP
6 8 (10.13%) Degree
7 5 (6.33%) CISSP
8 2 (2.53%) MCTS
8 2 (2.53%) MCITP
9 1 (1.27%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) QA
2 2 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (43.04%) Active Directory
2 14 (17.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (15.19%) UAG
4 5 (6.33%) Terminal Services
5 4 (5.06%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.80%) VMware ESX
6 3 (3.80%) vSphere
7 2 (2.53%) DFS Replication
7 2 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 23 (29.11%) SCCM
2 10 (12.66%) SCOM
2 10 (12.66%) WMI
3 5 (6.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 4 (5.06%) WSUS
4 4 (5.06%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (3.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (2.53%) NetBackup
6 2 (2.53%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 42 (53.16%) Microsoft
2 28 (35.44%) VMware
3 19 (24.05%) Citrix
4 11 (13.92%) Red Hat
5 7 (8.86%) HP
5 7 (8.86%) Oracle
5 7 (8.86%) Cisco
6 5 (6.33%) Sun
6 5 (6.33%) StorageTek
6 5 (6.33%) ArcSight
6 5 (6.33%) Lumension
7 4 (5.06%) Nokia
8 3 (3.80%) EMC
8 3 (3.80%) Clearswift
9 2 (2.53%) McAfee
9 2 (2.53%) Nortel
9 2 (2.53%) SAP
9 2 (2.53%) Lotus
9 2 (2.53%) Apple
9 2 (2.53%) Avaya