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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 38 77 67
Rank change year-on-year +39 -10  
Contract jobs citing PKI 12 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.28% 0.41% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.27% 1.29% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 3
Median daily rate £310 £298 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.20% -32.38%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £34.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +30.43% +32.69%  

PKI is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 165 310 266
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 31.31% 32.12% 31.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 184 160
Median daily rate £350 £405 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.58% -4.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £547 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 12
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.54 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.27% +28.80%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.15 £13.74 £14.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.48 £42.00 £39.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.45% +52.00%  

PKI
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing PKI as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PKI in Cheshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PKI in Cheshire

PKI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 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
Chester +12 3 £295 +20.40%
Knutsford - 3 £410 - 1
Warrington +28 1 - -
PKI
North West

PKI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 8 (61.54%) Windows
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) Firewall
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) Unix
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
4 4 (30.77%) Local Government
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (30.77%) Citrix
4 4 (30.77%) Migration
4 4 (30.77%) Information Security
5 3 (23.08%) Clustering
5 3 (23.08%) Information Security Management
5 3 (23.08%) Security Management
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (23.08%) ISEB
5 3 (23.08%) Juniper
5 3 (23.08%) SAN
5 3 (23.08%) IIS
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) AIX
5 3 (23.08%) LDAP
5 3 (23.08%) LAN
5 3 (23.08%) WAN
5 3 (23.08%) SSL
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco
5 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (23.08%) Reverse Proxy
5 3 (23.08%) SCOM

PKI
Top Related 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 3 (23.08%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) LAN
2 3 (23.08%) LDAP
2 3 (23.08%) Network Security
2 3 (23.08%) Reverse Proxy
2 3 (23.08%) SAN
2 3 (23.08%) SSL
2 3 (23.08%) WAN
3 2 (15.38%) SSH
3 2 (15.38%) VPN
4 1 (7.69%) DMZ
4 1 (7.69%) Internet
4 1 (7.69%) Kerberos
4 1 (7.69%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (7.69%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Big Data
2 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
General
1 4 (30.77%) Local Government
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Security Officer
3 2 (15.38%) Design Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Identity Management Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) OAuth2
1 1 (7.69%) OpenID
1 1 (7.69%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Clustering
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) CESG
2 2 (15.38%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Unix
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (23.08%) AIX
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Linux
5 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Information Security
1 4 (30.77%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Information Security Management
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 3 (23.08%) Security Management
3 2 (15.38%) Privileged Access Management
3 2 (15.38%) Statistics
3 2 (15.38%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (7.69%) Biometrics
4 1 (7.69%) Cryptography
4 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
4 1 (7.69%) Network Design
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Server Building
4 1 (7.69%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCOM
2 2 (15.38%) SmoothWall
3 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (7.69%) Puppet
3 1 (7.69%) SELinux
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Citrix
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco
3 3 (23.08%) Juniper
4 2 (15.38%) Intel Security
5 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.69%) VMware
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