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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PKI over the 3 months to 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Rank 110 - 109
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PKI 4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.17% - 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.64% - 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£480 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £420 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.38% +10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £26.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £31.56 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+36.27% +66.07%
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
624 484 434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.84% 23.77% 20.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 268 202
Average daily rate £365 £315 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.87% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £208 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £454 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 39 55
Average hourly rate £19.50 £24.00 £29.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -17.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £37.80 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

PKI
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PKI across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 November 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Use Case
2 2 (28.57%) QA
2 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) User Stories
2 2 (28.57%) OAuth2
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) UML
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Identity Management
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Automotive
3 1 (14.29%) SUSE
3 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Clustering
3 1 (14.29%) S/MIME
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) PMI
3 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
3 1 (14.29%) CA
3 1 (14.29%) Internet

PKI
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) S/MIME
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) X.509
2 1 (14.29%) IMAP
2 1 (14.29%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) SMTP
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
1 2 (28.57%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Server Support
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) PMI
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Telematics
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) VMS
3 1 (14.29%) SUSE
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) CentOS
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) UML
1 2 (28.57%) Identity Management
1 2 (28.57%) Zachman Framework
1 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (28.57%) Use Case
1 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
1 2 (28.57%) User Stories
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) CA
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Proofpoint