The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PKI in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PKI over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Rank 122 122 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing PKI 10 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.36% 0.23% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.39% 0.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 0
Median daily rate £400 £338 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+20.06% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £24.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.29 £20.19 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+30.23% -37.89%
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 West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
721 708 646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.96% 27.68% 27.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 440 302
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £477
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 56 61
Median hourly rate £13.50 £22.50 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £37.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.24 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+17.90% -13.16%

PKI
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing PKI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

PKI Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

PKI
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PKI across the West Midlands region.

PKI Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

PKI
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PKI across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

PKI Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

PKI
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PKI across the West Midlands region.

PKI Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

PKI
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PKI within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
Warwickshire -1 5 £350 +75.00% 1
Coventry -6 3 £450 -
Birmingham +2 2 £444 +255.00%
PKI
England

PKI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for PKI.

1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) DNS
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (25.00%) Web Filtering
4 3 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (25.00%) SmoothWall
4 3 (25.00%) Citrix
4 3 (25.00%) Unix
4 3 (25.00%) SSL
4 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (25.00%) WAP
4 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (25.00%) Skype for Business
4 3 (25.00%) Unified Communications
5 2 (16.67%) Proofpoint
5 2 (16.67%) Open Source
5 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 2 (16.67%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (16.67%) Sendmail
5 2 (16.67%) SCOM
5 2 (16.67%) SMTP
5 2 (16.67%) DHCP
5 2 (16.67%) LAN
5 2 (16.67%) WAN
5 2 (16.67%) CRM

PKI
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (25.00%) SSL
2 3 (25.00%) Unified Communications
3 2 (16.67%) DHCP
3 2 (16.67%) IMAP
3 2 (16.67%) Internet
3 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (16.67%) S/MIME
3 2 (16.67%) Skype
3 2 (16.67%) SMTP
3 2 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) SSH
4 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Server Support
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (16.67%) Server Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Server Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Wintel Support
4 1 (8.33%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) WAP
2 1 (8.33%) Memcached
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 3 (25.00%) Unix
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (25.00%) Web Filtering
2 2 (16.67%) Capacity Management
2 2 (16.67%) CRM
2 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (16.67%) Internal Audit
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (8.33%) Build Automation
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) IT Audit
3 1 (8.33%) Patch Management
3 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment
3 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (16.67%) Sendmail
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) SmoothWall
2 2 (16.67%) SCOM
2 2 (16.67%) SCOrch
3 1 (8.33%) logstash
3 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) Proofpoint
4 1 (8.33%) Atlassian
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) New Relic
4 1 (8.33%) VMware