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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Rank 104 - 102
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PKI 8 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.35% - 0.055%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.37% - 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £26.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.56 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-17.60% +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
585 563 426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.55% 25.37% 23.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 313 199
Average daily rate £350 £325 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +7.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £183 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £450 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 41 69
Average hourly rate £26.00 £19.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.06% -3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.67 £10.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.86 £32.75 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -10.00%

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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PKI across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

PKI Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PKI within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 March 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
Warwickshire - 4 - -
Coventry - - - - 1
PKI
England

PKI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 6 (50.00%) DNS
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) HP
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) DHCP
2 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (41.67%) LAN
2 5 (41.67%) WAN
2 5 (41.67%) SCOM
2 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (41.67%) SCOrch
3 4 (33.33%) Cyber Security
3 4 (33.33%) GTK+
3 4 (33.33%) Network Security
3 4 (33.33%) Cryptography
3 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (33.33%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) C++
3 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 4 (33.33%) X.509
3 4 (33.33%) Automotive
3 4 (33.33%) Change Management
3 4 (33.33%) ASN.1

PKI
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) DNS
2 5 (41.67%) LAN
2 5 (41.67%) WAN
2 5 (41.67%) DHCP
3 4 (33.33%) X.509
3 4 (33.33%) ASN.1
3 4 (33.33%) Network Security
4 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (33.33%) Automotive
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Server Support
2 3 (25.00%) Server Support Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Server Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) GTK+
2 2 (16.67%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Cryptography
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Telematics
3 1 (8.33%) PMI
3 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
1 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) VMS
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 4 (33.33%) Change Management
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 4 (33.33%) Cyber Security
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Identity Management
3 2 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 2 (16.67%) UML
3 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) Use Case
3 2 (16.67%) Security Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) User Stories
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C#
1 4 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
1 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) SCOM
1 5 (41.67%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) VMware