The table below looks at the statistics for Kerberos skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Kerberos over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kerberos
Rank 569 503 539
Rank change year-on-year
-66 +36
Contract jobs citing Kerberos 45 75 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.078% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.53% 1.06% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 25 35
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£325 £400 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £226 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £400 £338
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8414 7100 9045
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.56% 13.47% 15.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4661 3882 4105
Average daily rate £365 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 463 396 711
Average hourly rate £22.69 £22.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.84% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

Kerberos
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Kerberos within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Kerberos Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Kerberos
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Kerberos within the UK.

Kerberos Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Kerberos
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Kerberos within the UK over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Kerberos Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Kerberos
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Kerberos within the UK.

Kerberos Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Kerberos
Top 23 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kerberos within the UK over the 3 months to 23 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
England -50 37 £325 -18.75% 8
London -1 15 £315 -16.00% 5
South East -2 8 £330 - 1
Berkshire - 3 - -
Hampshire -13 2 £350 -
East of England -30 2 - -
Bracknell - 2 - -
City of London +13 1 £300 -20.00% 1
Surrey - 1 - - 1
Reading - 1 - -
Redhill - 1 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Ipswich - - - -
Leeds - - - - 1
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1
Suffolk - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Thames Valley - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -

Kerberos
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Kerberos 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 Kerberos.

1 53 (55.79%) Windows
1 53 (55.79%) LDAP
2 52 (54.74%) Active Directory
3 44 (46.32%) DNS
4 38 (40.00%) PKI
5 34 (35.79%) Microsoft
6 33 (34.74%) Linux
7 29 (30.53%) Security Cleared
8 25 (26.32%) SC Cleared
9 24 (25.26%) Red Hat
10 22 (23.16%) UNIX
10 22 (23.16%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 19 (20.00%) VMware
11 19 (20.00%) SAN
12 18 (18.95%) Java
13 16 (16.84%) Oracle
13 16 (16.84%) Shell Script
14 15 (15.79%) ITIL
14 15 (15.79%) Migration
14 15 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
15 14 (14.74%) Puppet
15 14 (14.74%) JBoss
15 14 (14.74%) Windows Server 2003
15 14 (14.74%) Microsoft Certification
15 14 (14.74%) Sun
15 14 (14.74%) Configuration Management
16 13 (13.68%) Apache
16 13 (13.68%) HTML
16 13 (13.68%) IIS

Kerberos
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Kerberos 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 Kerberos. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (13.68%) IIS
1 13 (13.68%) Apache
2 10 (10.53%) Tomcat
3 6 (6.32%) MS Exchange
3 6 (6.32%) WebLogic
3 6 (6.32%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.11%) Lync
5 2 (2.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.11%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.11%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.05%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (8.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (55.79%) LDAP
2 44 (46.32%) DNS
3 19 (20.00%) SAN
4 12 (12.63%) SSL
4 12 (12.63%) X.500
4 12 (12.63%) DHCP
5 11 (11.58%) TCP/IP
6 10 (10.53%) HTTP
6 10 (10.53%) NAS
7 8 (8.42%) Wireshark
7 8 (8.42%) IPsec
7 8 (8.42%) X.509
8 7 (7.37%) Firewall
8 7 (7.37%) Internet
9 5 (5.26%) VPN
9 5 (5.26%) SNMP
10 2 (2.11%) VLAN
10 2 (2.11%) IKE
10 2 (2.11%) VoIP
10 2 (2.11%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.68%) Oracle Database
2 7 (7.37%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.26%) SQLPlus
3 5 (5.26%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.11%) MySQL
5 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.05%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.05%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.05%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (8.42%) Ant
1 8 (8.42%) Fiddler
1 8 (8.42%) Subversion
1 8 (8.42%) Maven
2 3 (3.16%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.11%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.11%) MSI
3 2 (2.11%) NUnit
3 2 (2.11%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.11%) Selenium
3 2 (2.11%) WiX
3 2 (2.11%) SpecFlow
3 2 (2.11%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.05%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.05%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (1.05%) Hudson
General
1 9 (9.47%) Finance
2 8 (8.42%) Banking
3 5 (5.26%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.21%) Law
5 2 (2.11%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.11%) Retail
6 1 (1.05%) German Language
6 1 (1.05%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (14.74%) Analyst
2 13 (13.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (11.58%) Consultant
4 9 (9.47%) Developer
5 7 (7.37%) Active Directory Specialist
6 6 (6.32%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (6.32%) Java Developer
6 6 (6.32%) Server Engineer
7 4 (4.21%) Operations Analyst
7 4 (4.21%) UNIX Specialist
7 4 (4.21%) UNIX Engineer
7 4 (4.21%) Server Analyst
7 4 (4.21%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (3.16%) Operations Engineer
8 3 (3.16%) Security Consultant
8 3 (3.16%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (3.16%) Administrator
9 2 (2.11%) Security Analyst
9 2 (2.11%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (2.11%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.68%) HTML
2 7 (7.37%) JAAS
3 6 (6.32%) ADSI
3 6 (6.32%) HTML5
4 5 (5.26%) jBPM
4 5 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (5.26%) CSS
5 3 (3.16%) JSP
5 3 (3.16%) Web Services
5 3 (3.16%) .NET
5 3 (3.16%) Hibernate
6 2 (2.11%) OLE
6 2 (2.11%) SAML
6 2 (2.11%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.11%) COM
6 2 (2.11%) XML
6 2 (2.11%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.11%) WCF
6 2 (2.11%) jQuery
6 2 (2.11%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 38 (40.00%) PKI
2 11 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (9.47%) Replication
4 8 (8.42%) Clustering
4 8 (8.42%) Mainframe
5 6 (6.32%) HACMP
5 6 (6.32%) CESG
6 4 (4.21%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.11%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.11%) Open Source
8 1 (1.05%) Social Media
8 1 (1.05%) RMADS
8 1 (1.05%) LPAR
8 1 (1.05%) DLPAR
8 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 53 (55.79%) Windows
2 33 (34.74%) Linux
3 22 (23.16%) UNIX
3 22 (23.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (14.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (11.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (6.32%) VMS
7 6 (6.32%) AIX
8 5 (5.26%) Oracle Linux
8 5 (5.26%) Android
9 2 (2.11%) HPUX
9 2 (2.11%) Solaris
10 1 (1.05%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (15.79%) ITIL
1 15 (15.79%) Migration
2 14 (14.74%) Configuration Management
3 11 (11.58%) Root Cause Analysis
3 11 (11.58%) DevOps
4 7 (7.37%) Performance Analysis
4 7 (7.37%) Incident Management
4 7 (7.37%) Web Development
5 5 (5.26%) Document Management
5 5 (5.26%) Waterfall
5 5 (5.26%) RUP
5 5 (5.26%) Identity Management
5 5 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (5.26%) Coaching
6 4 (4.21%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (4.21%) OO
7 3 (3.16%) ERP
7 3 (3.16%) TDD
7 3 (3.16%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 18 (18.95%) Java
2 16 (16.84%) Shell Script
3 12 (12.63%) SQL
4 10 (10.53%) PowerShell
5 7 (7.37%) JavaScript
6 5 (5.26%) PL/SQL
7 4 (4.21%) Perl
7 4 (4.21%) C
8 3 (3.16%) C#
8 3 (3.16%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.11%) TypeScript
9 2 (2.11%) Ruby
9 2 (2.11%) Korn
9 2 (2.11%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.11%) VB
10 1 (1.05%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.05%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (30.53%) Security Cleared
2 25 (26.32%) SC Cleared
3 14 (14.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (8.42%) MCSE
5 6 (6.32%) MCP
5 6 (6.32%) MCTS
6 4 (4.21%) Degree
7 2 (2.11%) RHCE
8 1 (1.05%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.05%) QA
1 1 (1.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 52 (54.74%) Active Directory
2 15 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.32%) RHEV
4 5 (5.26%) OCFS2
4 5 (5.26%) vSphere
5 3 (3.16%) NFS
5 3 (3.16%) RACF
6 2 (2.11%) ISA Server
6 2 (2.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (2.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (2.11%) DFS Replication
6 2 (2.11%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.05%) ACF2
7 1 (1.05%) Samba
7 1 (1.05%) Squid
Systems Management
1 14 (14.74%) Puppet
2 10 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (7.37%) OpenSSO
4 6 (6.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (4.21%) Red Hat Satellite
5 4 (4.21%) Control-M
6 3 (3.16%) SCCM
7 2 (2.11%) SCOM
7 2 (2.11%) OpenView
8 1 (1.05%) Tivoli
8 1 (1.05%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 1 (1.05%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 1 (1.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (1.05%) CA SiteMinder
8 1 (1.05%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 1 (1.05%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 34 (35.79%) Microsoft
2 24 (25.26%) Red Hat
3 19 (20.00%) VMware
4 16 (16.84%) Oracle
5 14 (14.74%) Sun
5 14 (14.74%) JBoss
6 11 (11.58%) HP
7 10 (10.53%) ForgeRock
8 9 (9.47%) Citrix
9 8 (8.42%) Cisco
9 8 (8.42%) IBM
10 7 (7.37%) NetApp
10 7 (7.37%) EMC
11 5 (5.26%) Dell
12 4 (4.21%) BMC
13 3 (3.16%) F5
14 2 (2.11%) Serena
14 2 (2.11%) Mitel
14 2 (2.11%) DevExpress
14 2 (2.11%) Riverbed