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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PKI over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Rank 204 206 198
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Contract jobs citing PKI 71 45 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.72% 0.49% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.36% 1.66% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 21 19
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£425 £363 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -19.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £220 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £31.56
% change year-on-year
- +42.60%
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
3013 2711 2345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.43% 29.44% 26.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1701 1482 1237
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 153 147
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.71 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.18% -1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.80 £41.75 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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
Surrey - 16 £400 - 2
Hampshire +1 14 £425 +14.86%
Kent - 13 £340 -
Berkshire -14 12 £350 -12.50% 3
West Sussex -9 8 £360 +63.63%
Buckinghamshire -10 5 £450 +39.53%
East Sussex - 1 £325 -
PKI
England

PKI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 56 (35.44%) Linux
2 54 (34.18%) Security Cleared
3 40 (25.32%) SC Cleared
3 40 (25.32%) Firewall
4 39 (24.68%) VPN
5 37 (23.42%) Microsoft
5 37 (23.42%) Information Security
6 34 (21.52%) Active Directory
7 31 (19.62%) CISSP
7 31 (19.62%) Windows
8 30 (18.99%) SSL
9 29 (18.35%) UNIX
10 27 (17.09%) TCP/IP
11 25 (15.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 23 (14.56%) Cisco
12 23 (14.56%) Management Information System
13 22 (13.92%) Degree
14 21 (13.29%) DNS
14 21 (13.29%) Vulnerability Management
14 21 (13.29%) Data Centre
15 20 (12.66%) Wireless
16 19 (12.03%) IPsec
16 19 (12.03%) Security Management
16 19 (12.03%) CISM
16 19 (12.03%) Telecoms
16 19 (12.03%) Java
17 18 (11.39%) Migration
18 17 (10.76%) Risk Management
18 17 (10.76%) Cryptography
18 17 (10.76%) MS Excel

PKI
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 15 (9.49%) Apache
2 13 (8.23%) JBoss
3 12 (7.59%) MS Exchange
4 11 (6.96%) Tomcat
5 9 (5.70%) SharePoint
5 9 (5.70%) Cloud Foundry
6 8 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (4.43%) IIS
8 6 (3.80%) Lync
8 6 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.90%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.27%) WebLogic
10 2 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 17 (10.76%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.33%) MS Office
3 6 (3.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (3.16%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.90%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.53%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.63%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (6.96%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (5.70%) SoftLayer
3 9 (5.70%) Sumo Logic
4 4 (2.53%) PaaS
5 3 (1.90%) Office 365
6 2 (1.27%) IaaS
6 2 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 40 (25.32%) Firewall
2 39 (24.68%) VPN
3 30 (18.99%) SSL
4 27 (17.09%) TCP/IP
5 21 (13.29%) DNS
6 20 (12.66%) Wireless
7 19 (12.03%) IPsec
8 16 (10.13%) LAN
9 15 (9.49%) Intrusion Detection
10 14 (8.86%) HTTP
11 13 (8.23%) WAN
11 13 (8.23%) LTE
11 13 (8.23%) 4G
11 13 (8.23%) Radio Access Network
12 11 (6.96%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (6.96%) SNMP
12 11 (6.96%) BGP
13 9 (5.70%) 3G
13 9 (5.70%) MPLS
13 9 (5.70%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.16%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.90%) DB2
2 3 (1.90%) MySQL
3 2 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (5.70%) Jenkins
2 7 (4.43%) Eclipse
2 7 (4.43%) Maven
General
1 19 (12.03%) Telecoms
2 16 (10.13%) Finance
3 8 (5.06%) Electronics
4 6 (3.80%) Financial Institution
4 6 (3.80%) Publishing
5 4 (2.53%) Banking
6 2 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.27%) Legal
7 1 (0.63%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.63%) Military
Job Titles
1 31 (19.62%) Consultant
2 26 (16.46%) Architect
3 18 (11.39%) Security Engineer
4 16 (10.13%) Security Consultant
5 14 (8.86%) Security Architect
6 10 (6.33%) Active Directory Consultant
7 9 (5.70%) DevOps Engineer
8 8 (5.06%) Developer
8 8 (5.06%) Analyst
9 7 (4.43%) Network Engineer
9 7 (4.43%) Java Developer
9 7 (4.43%) Security Specialist
10 5 (3.16%) Network Architect
10 5 (3.16%) Security Manager
10 5 (3.16%) 3rd Line Support
11 4 (2.53%) Systems Engineer
11 4 (2.53%) Network Security Engineer
11 4 (2.53%) Support Engineer
11 4 (2.53%) Project Manager
11 4 (2.53%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.86%) Middleware
2 9 (5.70%) Spring
2 9 (5.70%) Ruby on Rails
2 9 (5.70%) Grails
3 7 (4.43%) JCE
4 5 (3.16%) .NET
5 4 (2.53%) SAP Basis
5 4 (2.53%) Web Services
6 3 (1.90%) XML
6 3 (1.90%) SOAP
6 3 (1.90%) REST
7 2 (1.27%) Application Packaging
7 2 (1.27%) SAML
7 2 (1.27%) HTML
7 2 (1.27%) J2EE
8 1 (0.63%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.56%) Management Information System
2 21 (13.29%) Data Centre
3 17 (10.76%) Cryptography
4 15 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (6.96%) Computer Science
6 10 (6.33%) Data Protection Act
7 9 (5.70%) Statistics
7 9 (5.70%) Smart Meter
8 7 (4.43%) CESG
9 6 (3.80%) Algorithms
9 6 (3.80%) DataPower
10 4 (2.53%) RMADS
10 4 (2.53%) CESG CLAS
11 2 (1.27%) NHS
11 2 (1.27%) Mathematics
11 2 (1.27%) SecurID
11 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 1 (0.63%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.63%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 56 (35.44%) Linux
2 31 (19.62%) Windows
3 29 (18.35%) UNIX
4 25 (15.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (7.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (5.06%) Solaris
7 5 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.90%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.90%) AIX
9 1 (0.63%) CentOS
9 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (23.42%) Information Security
2 21 (13.29%) Vulnerability Management
3 19 (12.03%) Security Management
4 18 (11.39%) Migration
5 17 (10.76%) Risk Management
6 15 (9.49%) ITIL
6 15 (9.49%) Penetration Testing
7 13 (8.23%) Security Architecture
8 12 (7.59%) Data Protection
8 12 (7.59%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (7.59%) Analytics
9 11 (6.96%) Kalman Filter
9 11 (6.96%) Information Security Management
10 10 (6.33%) Identity Management
10 10 (6.33%) Change Control
10 10 (6.33%) Security Testing
10 10 (6.33%) SIEM
11 9 (5.70%) DevOps
11 9 (5.70%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (5.70%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 19 (12.03%) Java
2 11 (6.96%) Python
2 11 (6.96%) PowerShell
3 10 (6.33%) Bash Shell
3 10 (6.33%) C
3 10 (6.33%) VBScript
4 9 (5.70%) Ruby
5 7 (4.43%) ABAP
6 5 (3.16%) PHP
6 5 (3.16%) C++
6 5 (3.16%) Shell Script
7 4 (2.53%) SQL
8 2 (1.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 54 (34.18%) Security Cleared
2 40 (25.32%) SC Cleared
3 31 (19.62%) CISSP
4 22 (13.92%) Degree
5 19 (12.03%) CISM
6 16 (10.13%) DV Cleared
7 8 (5.06%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (4.43%) CCNP
8 7 (4.43%) CCNA
9 6 (3.80%) CCIP
9 6 (3.80%) CISA
10 4 (2.53%) ISSAP
10 4 (2.53%) HND
11 3 (1.90%) MCSE
11 3 (1.90%) CCIE
11 3 (1.90%) CCDP
11 3 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (1.90%) GCIA
11 3 (1.90%) GCIH
11 3 (1.90%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.76%) PCI DSS
2 14 (8.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.90%) COBIT
3 3 (1.90%) GxP
3 3 (1.90%) COSO
3 3 (1.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (21.52%) Active Directory
2 12 (7.59%) Hyper-V
3 10 (6.33%) vSphere
4 8 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (3.16%) XenApp
6 4 (2.53%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.27%) XenServer
7 2 (1.27%) Snort
7 2 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.63%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.63%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.63%) UAG
Systems Management
1 12 (7.59%) WSUS
2 9 (5.70%) Nagios
2 9 (5.70%) Puppet
2 9 (5.70%) Vagrant
2 9 (5.70%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.80%) SCCM
4 5 (3.16%) SCOM
5 4 (2.53%) SCVMM
5 4 (2.53%) CA Single Sign-On
5 4 (2.53%) NetBackup
5 4 (2.53%) Backup Exec
5 4 (2.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (1.90%) Nessus
7 2 (1.27%) EdgeSight
8 1 (0.63%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.63%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.63%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 37 (23.42%) Microsoft
2 23 (14.56%) Cisco
3 17 (10.76%) Red Hat
4 16 (10.13%) VMware
5 12 (7.59%) F5
6 9 (5.70%) Splunk
6 9 (5.70%) SAP
7 7 (4.43%) Oracle
7 7 (4.43%) Citrix
8 6 (3.80%) CheckPoint
9 5 (3.16%) Juniper
9 5 (3.16%) Sourcefire
10 4 (2.53%) Tripwire
10 4 (2.53%) Veritas
10 4 (2.53%) Sophos
10 4 (2.53%) Wyse
10 4 (2.53%) IBM
11 3 (1.90%) HP
11 3 (1.90%) McAfee
12 2 (1.27%) AppSense