Period
to 1 March 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PKI in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PKI over the 6 months to 1 March 2021 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
1 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 95 129 169
Rank change year-on-year +34 +40 +14
Contract jobs citing PKI 8 29 19
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.51% 0.86% 0.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.48% 2.61% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 18 15
Median daily rate £400 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% +18.75% -5.88%
10th Percentile £375 £375 £350
90th Percentile £425 £679 £458
England median daily rate £478 £493 £500
% change year-on-year -3.05% -1.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £60.50 £53.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +14.15% +241.94% -52.31%

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 the East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 542 1,111 1,354
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 34.41% 32.89% 32.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 684 754
Median daily rate £400 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £138 £200 £200
90th Percentile £550 £588 £593
England median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 98 64
Median hourly rate £24.00 £22.20 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.13% +15.30% -10.89%
10th Percentile £12.25 £14.00 £11.58
90th Percentile £50.00 £49.43 £50.88
Median hourly rate £25.50 £21.56 £20.25
% change year-on-year +18.27% +6.50% -3.60%

PKI
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing PKI as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for PKI in the East of England

PKI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing PKI in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for PKI in the East of England

PKI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing PKI in the East of England.

Hourly rate trend for PKI in the East of England

PKI
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PKI within the East of England region over the 6 months to 1 March 2021. 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
Hertfordshire +24 7 £400 -50.00% 1
Bedfordshire +8 1 - -
PKI
England

For the 6 months to 1 March 2021, IT contractor jobs citing PKI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for PKI.

1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (37.50%) Azure
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft 365
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (37.50%) Cryptography
3 3 (37.50%) SCCM
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) IIS
4 2 (25.00%) MCSE
4 2 (25.00%) Identity Management
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) SCOM
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (25.00%) WSUS
4 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (25.00%) Replication
4 2 (25.00%) Banking

PKI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (25.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Azure
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft 365
2 2 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security
General
1 2 (25.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Public Sector
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Identity and Access Management Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Identity Management Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Security Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Security Designer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (25.00%) Replication
2 2 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 3 (37.50%) Cryptography
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (25.00%) Identity Management
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Gathering
4 1 (12.50%) Test Management
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) SCOM
2 2 (25.00%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (25.00%) WSUS
3 1 (12.50%) AirWatch
3 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft