Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PKI in contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PKI over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 95 111
Rank change year-on-year +18 +16 -24
Contract jobs citing PKI 14 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.05% 0.41% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.98% 1.27% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 1
Cheshire median daily rate £280 £425 £352
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.12% +20.74% -19.54%
North West median daily rate £280 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -25.33% +7.14% -17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

PKI is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 352 474 580
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 26.41% 32.07% 27.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 314 396
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -3.03% +9.27%
10th Percentile £226 £213 £289
90th Percentile £538 £671 £550
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +11.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 21
Cheshire median hourly rate £18.42 £19.66 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.31% +16.75% +5.25%
10th Percentile £11.25 £14.43 £12.35
90th Percentile £27.30 £68.75 £17.76
North West median hourly rate £20.00 £16.75 £17.34
% change year-on-year +19.40% -3.40% +15.60%

PKI
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing PKI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for PKI in Cheshire

PKI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PKI in Cheshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for PKI in Cheshire

PKI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PKI in Cheshire

PKI
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PKI within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +26 9 £280 -39.13%
Chester +13 3 £280 +47.37%
PKI
North West

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for PKI.

1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (78.57%) MS Exchange
2 11 (78.57%) Migration
2 11 (78.57%) Office 365
3 10 (71.43%) Skype for Business
4 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
4 9 (64.29%) SharePoint
5 8 (57.14%) SC Cleared
6 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (50.00%) PowerShell
6 7 (50.00%) Citrix
7 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (35.71%) Local Government
7 5 (35.71%) Windows
7 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
7 5 (35.71%) SCOM
7 5 (35.71%) Mobile Device Management
7 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
8 4 (28.57%) Server Building
8 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
8 4 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (28.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 4 (28.57%) XenApp
8 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 4 (28.57%) DNS
8 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (28.57%) Replication
9 2 (14.29%) Email Migration
9 2 (14.29%) Skype

PKI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 11 (78.57%) MS Exchange
2 10 (71.43%) Skype for Business
3 9 (64.29%) SharePoint
4 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (7.14%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 11 (78.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) Skype
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) LDAP
3 1 (7.14%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (7.14%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Server Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) Exchange Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Exchange Migration Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Migration Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Office 365 Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 4 (28.57%) Replication
2 1 (7.14%) CESG
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
1 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
1 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) AIX
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Migration
2 5 (35.71%) Mobile Device Management
3 4 (28.57%) Server Building
4 2 (14.29%) Email Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Task Automation
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security Management
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
2 8 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 4 (28.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) SCOM
2 1 (7.14%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Citrix
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Juniper
3 1 (7.14%) McAfee