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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Rank 203 206 200
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing PKI 54 71 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.65% 0.72% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.08% 2.29% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 36 22
Median daily rate £425 £425 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £340 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £561 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £420 £355
% change year-on-year
-3.27% +18.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £32.73 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+0.82% -27.26%
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
2592 3106 2821
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.98% 31.29% 30.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1473 1776 1537
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 £215 £233 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +7.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 183 165
Median hourly rate £23.68 £21.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.87% +24.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.43 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.88%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +5 14 £525 +23.52%
Oxfordshire - 9 £400 -
Berkshire -4 8 £450 -14.28% 5
Buckinghamshire +18 7 £425 -
West Sussex +5 5 £533 +6.50%
Surrey -2 5 £550 +18.91% 2
PKI
England

PKI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 77 (49.68%) Security Cleared
2 64 (41.29%) SC Cleared
3 63 (40.65%) Microsoft
4 55 (35.48%) Active Directory
5 47 (30.32%) Windows
6 43 (27.74%) Linux
7 37 (23.87%) DNS
7 37 (23.87%) Cryptography
8 35 (22.58%) LDAP
9 32 (20.65%) ITIL
9 32 (20.65%) Windows Server
10 28 (18.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 28 (18.06%) SSL
11 26 (16.77%) MS Excel
12 25 (16.13%) VMware
12 25 (16.13%) Data Centre
13 24 (15.48%) Windows Server 2012
13 24 (15.48%) Information Security
13 24 (15.48%) Firewall
14 23 (14.84%) Java
15 22 (14.19%) Cisco
15 22 (14.19%) DHCP
16 21 (13.55%) Microsoft Certification
17 20 (12.90%) Management Information System
18 19 (12.26%) VMware Infrastructure
18 19 (12.26%) SCCM
19 18 (11.61%) CISSP
19 18 (11.61%) Kerberos
19 18 (11.61%) Office 365
20 16 (10.32%) TCP/IP

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 11 (7.10%) SharePoint
2 10 (6.45%) Apache
3 9 (5.81%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (5.16%) IIS
4 8 (5.16%) JBoss
5 5 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (2.58%) Apache Pig
6 4 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.58%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.65%) OpenStack
Applications
1 26 (16.77%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.52%) MS Visio
3 5 (3.23%) MS Project
4 2 (1.29%) MS Office
4 2 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.61%) Office 365
2 14 (9.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (8.39%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (5.16%) IaaS
5 6 (3.87%) PaaS
6 5 (3.23%) OneDrive
7 4 (2.58%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 37 (23.87%) DNS
2 35 (22.58%) LDAP
3 28 (18.06%) SSL
4 24 (15.48%) Firewall
5 22 (14.19%) DHCP
6 18 (11.61%) Kerberos
7 16 (10.32%) TCP/IP
8 14 (9.03%) Intrusion Detection
8 14 (9.03%) LAN
8 14 (9.03%) WAN
9 12 (7.74%) IPsec
9 12 (7.74%) SAN
9 12 (7.74%) VPN
10 11 (7.10%) BGP
10 11 (7.10%) Internet
11 10 (6.45%) MPLS
12 9 (5.81%) Wi-Fi
12 9 (5.81%) X.500
13 8 (5.16%) HTTP
13 8 (5.16%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.23%) MySQL
3 4 (2.58%) Big Data
3 4 (2.58%) Hadoop
4 3 (1.94%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (1.94%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (6.45%) Eclipse
2 9 (5.81%) Maven
3 7 (4.52%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.23%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.29%) IntelliJ
5 2 (1.29%) JUnit
5 2 (1.29%) Subversion
General
1 8 (5.16%) Finance
2 4 (2.58%) Legal
2 4 (2.58%) Retail
2 4 (2.58%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.29%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.65%) Billing
Job Titles
1 38 (24.52%) Architect
2 35 (22.58%) Consultant
3 30 (19.35%) Security Architect
4 23 (14.84%) Security Consultant
5 12 (7.74%) Analyst
6 10 (6.45%) Developer
6 10 (6.45%) Java Developer
6 10 (6.45%) Security Manager
7 9 (5.81%) Network Engineer
8 8 (5.16%) Active Directory Engineer
8 8 (5.16%) Designer
8 8 (5.16%) Project Manager
9 7 (4.52%) Security Engineer
9 7 (4.52%) Security Project Manager
9 7 (4.52%) Solutions Designer
10 6 (3.87%) Security Analyst
11 5 (3.23%) Information Security Consultant
11 5 (3.23%) Network Architect
11 5 (3.23%) SharePoint Specialist
11 5 (3.23%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.74%) XML
2 8 (5.16%) JCE
3 7 (4.52%) SAML
4 6 (3.87%) 802.1X
5 5 (3.23%) Middleware
6 3 (1.94%) DCOM
7 2 (1.29%) Java EE
7 2 (1.29%) LAMP
7 2 (1.29%) Web Services
8 1 (0.65%) .NET
8 1 (0.65%) CGI
8 1 (0.65%) CORBA
8 1 (0.65%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 37 (23.87%) Cryptography
2 25 (16.13%) Data Centre
3 20 (12.90%) Management Information System
4 11 (7.10%) Algorithms
5 9 (5.81%) BYOD
5 9 (5.81%) Replication
6 8 (5.16%) Smart Meter
6 8 (5.16%) Smartcard
7 5 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.23%) Computer Science
7 5 (3.23%) Public Cloud
7 5 (3.23%) Smart Energy
8 4 (2.58%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (2.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 4 (2.58%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.94%) Clustering
10 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.65%) YubiKey
Operating Systems
1 47 (30.32%) Windows
2 43 (27.74%) Linux
3 32 (20.65%) Windows Server
4 28 (18.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (15.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (9.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (5.81%) Mac OS X
8 5 (3.23%) AIX
8 5 (3.23%) Solaris
8 5 (3.23%) Unix
8 5 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.94%) CentOS
10 2 (1.29%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.29%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (20.65%) ITIL
2 24 (15.48%) Information Security
3 14 (9.03%) Patch Management
4 13 (8.39%) Cybersecurity
4 13 (8.39%) Email Filtering
4 13 (8.39%) Kalman Filter
5 12 (7.74%) Change Management
5 12 (7.74%) Migration
6 10 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (6.45%) Information Assurance
6 10 (6.45%) PRINCE2
6 10 (6.45%) Problem Management
6 10 (6.45%) Security Management
7 9 (5.81%) Load Balancing
7 9 (5.81%) Waterfall
8 8 (5.16%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (5.16%) Integration Testing
8 8 (5.16%) Programme Management
8 8 (5.16%) Service Design
8 8 (5.16%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (14.84%) Java
2 16 (10.32%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.87%) Shell Script
4 5 (3.23%) PHP
4 5 (3.23%) SQL
5 3 (1.94%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.94%) VBScript
6 2 (1.29%) Perl
6 2 (1.29%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 77 (49.68%) Security Cleared
2 64 (41.29%) SC Cleared
3 21 (13.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (11.61%) CISSP
5 11 (7.10%) Degree
6 8 (5.16%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (4.52%) CESG Certified Professional
7 7 (4.52%) CLAS
8 6 (3.87%) CISM
8 6 (3.87%) CRISC
8 6 (3.87%) DV Cleared
8 6 (3.87%) MCP
8 6 (3.87%) MCSE
9 5 (3.23%) GCIA
9 5 (3.23%) GCIH
9 5 (3.23%) MCTS
10 4 (2.58%) CISA
10 4 (2.58%) MCSA
11 3 (1.94%) CCNP
12 2 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (9.03%) PCI DSS
3 7 (4.52%) RMADS
4 5 (3.23%) COBIT
4 5 (3.23%) COSO
4 5 (3.23%) FIPS 140-2
4 5 (3.23%) SAS 70
5 4 (2.58%) SLA
6 2 (1.29%) ISAE 3402
6 2 (1.29%) ISO 9001
6 2 (1.29%) SSAE 16
7 1 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.65%) JSP 440
System Software
1 55 (35.48%) Active Directory
2 19 (12.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (5.81%) Hyper-V
3 9 (5.81%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (3.87%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (1.29%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.65%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (12.26%) SCCM
2 10 (6.45%) SCOM
3 4 (2.58%) AirWatch
3 4 (2.58%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (2.58%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (1.94%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (1.94%) RSA Security Analytics
4 3 (1.94%) WMI
5 2 (1.29%) Ansible
5 2 (1.29%) Nessus
5 2 (1.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.29%) yum
6 1 (0.65%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.65%) Puppet
6 1 (0.65%) Terraform
6 1 (0.65%) WSUS
Vendors
1 63 (40.65%) Microsoft
2 25 (16.13%) VMware
3 22 (14.19%) Cisco
4 12 (7.74%) F5
4 12 (7.74%) Red Hat
5 11 (7.10%) Palo Alto
6 7 (4.52%) Intel Security
7 6 (3.87%) Blue Coat
7 6 (3.87%) CheckPoint
7 6 (3.87%) HP
7 6 (3.87%) Juniper
8 5 (3.23%) Oracle
9 4 (2.58%) Barracuda Networks
9 4 (2.58%) CA
9 4 (2.58%) Qualys
9 4 (2.58%) SolarWinds
10 3 (1.94%) 3PAR
10 3 (1.94%) Citrix
10 3 (1.94%) NetWitness
11 1 (0.65%) Aerohive Networks