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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kerberos
Rank 577 500 521
Rank change year-on-year
-77 +21
Contract jobs citing Kerberos 36 77 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.42% 1.08% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 35 35
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£325 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £389 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £425 £338
% change year-on-year
-20.23% +25.92%
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
8494 7098 8320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.55% 13.53% 15.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4807 3899 3950
Average daily rate £363 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 468 449 618
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.75 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +6.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 24 October 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 22 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 24 October 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
England -68 29 £320 -24.70% 5
London -9 16 £300 -35.13% 3
South East -31 6 £330 -22.35% 2
City of London +12 5 £275 -37.14%
Berkshire -3 2 £498 +17.05%
East of England -21 1 - -
Redhill - 1 - - 1
Bracknell - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - - 1
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
South Wales - - - -
Wales - - - -
Torfaen - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Cwmbran - - - -
Havant - - - - 1
Leeds - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 1

Kerberos
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 54 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 50 (59.52%) DNS
3 46 (54.76%) LDAP
4 45 (53.57%) Windows
5 35 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 28 (33.33%) Linux
6 28 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 27 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (32.14%) PKI
8 25 (29.76%) SC Cleared
9 23 (27.38%) VMware
9 23 (27.38%) SAN
10 21 (25.00%) Red Hat
11 20 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
12 19 (22.62%) Windows Server 2003
13 17 (20.24%) DHCP
14 16 (19.05%) SQL
14 16 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 15 (17.86%) Migration
15 15 (17.86%) Oracle
16 14 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
16 14 (16.67%) NAS
17 13 (15.48%) HP
17 13 (15.48%) Oracle Database
18 12 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
18 12 (14.29%) TCP/IP
18 12 (14.29%) UNIX
18 12 (14.29%) X.500
19 11 (13.10%) Cisco
19 11 (13.10%) ITIL

Kerberos
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 10 (11.90%) MS Exchange
2 8 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (7.14%) WebSphere
3 6 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 6 (7.14%) WebLogic
3 6 (7.14%) JBoss
4 5 (5.95%) IIS
5 4 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.38%) IBM Notes
6 2 (2.38%) Lync
6 2 (2.38%) K2 blackpearl
7 1 (1.19%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.19%) Apache
7 1 (1.19%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (10.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.19%) assyst
1 1 (1.19%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.57%) SaaS
2 1 (1.19%) PaaS
2 1 (1.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (59.52%) DNS
2 46 (54.76%) LDAP
3 23 (27.38%) SAN
4 17 (20.24%) DHCP
5 14 (16.67%) NAS
6 12 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 12 (14.29%) X.500
7 10 (11.90%) SNMP
8 9 (10.71%) IPsec
9 8 (9.52%) Firewall
9 8 (9.52%) Internet
10 7 (8.33%) SSL
11 6 (7.14%) VoIP
12 5 (5.95%) VPN
13 4 (4.76%) WLAN
13 4 (4.76%) WAN
13 4 (4.76%) VLAN
14 2 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
14 2 (2.38%) IKE
15 1 (1.19%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.48%) Oracle Database
2 9 (10.71%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.95%) SQLPlus
3 5 (5.95%) Hadoop
4 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.19%) MySQL
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.19%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.19%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.38%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.38%) MSI
2 2 (2.38%) NUnit
2 2 (2.38%) Selenium
2 2 (2.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.38%) WiX
2 2 (2.38%) SpecFlow
2 2 (2.38%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.19%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.19%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.19%) Hudson
General
1 9 (10.71%) Banking
2 8 (9.52%) Finance
3 5 (5.95%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.76%) Law
5 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.38%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.38%) Retail
7 1 (1.19%) Billing
7 1 (1.19%) German Language
7 1 (1.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (21.43%) Analyst
2 13 (15.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (11.90%) Server Engineer
4 8 (9.52%) Server Analyst
5 7 (8.33%) Active Directory Specialist
5 7 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 7 (8.33%) Consultant
6 6 (7.14%) Architect
7 5 (5.95%) Operations Analyst
8 4 (4.76%) UNIX Specialist
8 4 (4.76%) UNIX Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) Operations Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) Developer
9 3 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.57%) Security Consultant
10 2 (2.38%) Technical Consultant
10 2 (2.38%) Security Analyst
10 2 (2.38%) Analyst Programmer
10 2 (2.38%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.14%) ADSI
2 5 (5.95%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (5.95%) .NET
2 5 (5.95%) Web Services
3 4 (4.76%) XML
3 4 (4.76%) ASP.NET
3 4 (4.76%) SAML
3 4 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (3.57%) Hibernate
4 3 (3.57%) JSP
5 2 (2.38%) SOAP
5 2 (2.38%) COM
5 2 (2.38%) Ajax
5 2 (2.38%) OLE
5 2 (2.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (2.38%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (2.38%) Kendo UI
5 2 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (2.38%) Breeze.js
5 2 (2.38%) Durandal
Miscellaneous
1 27 (32.14%) PKI
2 11 (13.10%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (10.71%) Replication
4 8 (9.52%) Clustering
4 8 (9.52%) Mainframe
5 6 (7.14%) HACMP
5 6 (7.14%) Blackberry
5 6 (7.14%) CESG
6 2 (2.38%) Open Source
6 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.19%) CMDB
7 1 (1.19%) RMADS
7 1 (1.19%) LPAR
7 1 (1.19%) DLPAR
7 1 (1.19%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.19%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 45 (53.57%) Windows
2 28 (33.33%) Linux
3 27 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (22.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (14.29%) UNIX
7 7 (8.33%) VMS
8 6 (7.14%) AIX
9 5 (5.95%) Android
9 5 (5.95%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (2.38%) Solaris
11 1 (1.19%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.86%) Migration
2 11 (13.10%) ITIL
2 11 (13.10%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (10.71%) Configuration Management
4 7 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 7 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
5 5 (5.95%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (5.95%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (5.95%) Coaching
5 5 (5.95%) Document Management
5 5 (5.95%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (4.76%) Identity Management
6 4 (4.76%) MVC
6 4 (4.76%) WAN Optimisation
6 4 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (3.57%) Web Development
7 3 (3.57%) TDD
7 3 (3.57%) SOA
7 3 (3.57%) ERP
7 3 (3.57%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 16 (19.05%) SQL
2 10 (11.90%) PowerShell
3 8 (9.52%) Shell Script
4 6 (7.14%) Java
5 5 (5.95%) Perl
5 5 (5.95%) PL/SQL
6 4 (4.76%) C
6 4 (4.76%) C#
7 3 (3.57%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.38%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.38%) Ruby
8 2 (2.38%) Korn
8 2 (2.38%) VB
8 2 (2.38%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.38%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.19%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.19%) Python
9 1 (1.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 25 (29.76%) SC Cleared
3 14 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (9.52%) MCSE
5 6 (7.14%) MCP
5 6 (7.14%) MCTS
6 4 (4.76%) Degree
7 2 (2.38%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.19%) CISSP
8 1 (1.19%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) QA
1 1 (1.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 54 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 20 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (7.14%) DFS Replication
3 6 (7.14%) vSphere
3 6 (7.14%) RHEV
3 6 (7.14%) VMware Server
4 5 (5.95%) RACF
4 5 (5.95%) OCFS2
5 3 (3.57%) NFS
6 2 (2.38%) ISA Server
6 2 (2.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (2.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (1.19%) ACF2
7 1 (1.19%) Docker
7 1 (1.19%) LXC
7 1 (1.19%) Samba
7 1 (1.19%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.19%) ProxySG
7 1 (1.19%) Squid
Systems Management
1 6 (7.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (3.57%) FreeIPA
2 3 (3.57%) SCCM
2 3 (3.57%) Puppet
3 2 (2.38%) SCOM
3 2 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.38%) OpenView
4 1 (1.19%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.19%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (1.19%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (1.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.19%) Netcool
4 1 (1.19%) CA SiteMinder
4 1 (1.19%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.19%) WSUS
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 35 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 23 (27.38%) VMware
3 21 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 15 (17.86%) Oracle
5 13 (15.48%) HP
6 11 (13.10%) Cisco
7 9 (10.71%) Citrix
7 9 (10.71%) NetApp
8 8 (9.52%) EMC
8 8 (9.52%) IBM
9 7 (8.33%) Sun
10 6 (7.14%) Mitel
11 5 (5.95%) Dell
12 4 (4.76%) Riverbed
12 4 (4.76%) SolarWinds
13 3 (3.57%) F5
14 2 (2.38%) DevExpress
14 2 (2.38%) Serena
14 2 (2.38%) Mercator
14 2 (2.38%) Juniper