Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PKI in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PKI over the 6 months to 19 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)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 110 124
Rank change year-on-year -5 +14 -6
Contract jobs citing PKI 19 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.66% 0.66% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.33% 2.08% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 6
Edinburgh median daily rate £525 £478 £466
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.95% +2.47% -
10th Percentile £494 £350 £459
90th Percentile £579 £558 £482
Scotland median daily rate £425 £340 £375
% change year-on-year +25.00% -9.33% +10.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Edinburgh with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 815 673 907
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 28.19% 31.55% 28.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 369 425
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +2.56%
10th Percentile £260 £255 £225
90th Percentile £548 £525 £525
Scotland median daily rate £380 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +8.57% -3.45% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 13
Edinburgh median hourly rate £30.00 £19.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.84% +16.67% +18.83%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.15 £12.35
90th Percentile £43.39 £52.00 £29.95
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £31.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year -23.20% +48.81% -3.45%

PKI
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for PKI in Edinburgh

PKI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PKI in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for PKI.

1 13 (68.42%) Banking
2 9 (47.37%) LDAP
2 9 (47.37%) Citrix
3 8 (42.11%) Windows
3 8 (42.11%) Linux
3 8 (42.11%) JBoss
3 8 (42.11%) Firewall
3 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
4 7 (36.84%) NetScaler
4 7 (36.84%) BIG-IP
4 7 (36.84%) WebSphere
4 7 (36.84%) Java EE
4 7 (36.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (36.84%) F5
4 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 7 (36.84%) XML
4 7 (36.84%) XSLT
4 7 (36.84%) Java
4 7 (36.84%) SOAP
4 7 (36.84%) Red Hat
4 7 (36.84%) E-Commerce
5 6 (31.58%) Unix
5 6 (31.58%) Cryptography
5 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (31.58%) Change Control
6 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (26.32%) Apache
6 5 (26.32%) IIS
6 5 (26.32%) .NET
6 5 (26.32%) CheckPoint

PKI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 8 (42.11%) JBoss
2 7 (36.84%) WebSphere
3 5 (26.32%) Apache
3 5 (26.32%) IIS
4 4 (21.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (21.05%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (21.05%) IaaS
3 4 (21.05%) PaaS
4 1 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (5.26%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) LDAP
2 8 (42.11%) Firewall
3 7 (36.84%) BIG-IP
3 7 (36.84%) NetScaler
4 4 (21.05%) DNS
4 4 (21.05%) Internet
4 4 (21.05%) Intranet
4 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
5 3 (15.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (15.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (15.79%) LAN
5 3 (15.79%) Network Security
5 3 (15.79%) WAN
6 2 (10.53%) DHCP
6 2 (10.53%) DMZ
7 1 (5.26%) VPN
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Maven
General
1 13 (68.42%) Banking
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Platform Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Security Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Senior Support Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Platform Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Security Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Security Technical Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Senior DevOps
3 2 (10.53%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Platform Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Security Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) Java EE
1 7 (36.84%) SOAP
1 7 (36.84%) XML
1 7 (36.84%) XSLT
2 5 (26.32%) .NET
3 4 (21.05%) Ajax
3 4 (21.05%) EJB
3 4 (21.05%) EJB 3.0
3 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
3 4 (21.05%) JPA
3 4 (21.05%) jQuery
3 4 (21.05%) RESTful
4 2 (10.53%) Web Services
5 1 (5.26%) REST
5 1 (5.26%) Spring
5 1 (5.26%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) DataPower
2 2 (10.53%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Linux
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
1 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
2 7 (36.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (31.58%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) E-Commerce
2 6 (31.58%) Change Control
2 6 (31.58%) Cryptography
3 4 (21.05%) Asset Management
3 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
3 4 (21.05%) Migration
3 4 (21.05%) Runbook
3 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
3 4 (21.05%) Service Management
3 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 3 (15.79%) Content Management
4 3 (15.79%) DevOps
4 3 (15.79%) High Availability
4 3 (15.79%) Information Security
4 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
4 3 (15.79%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (15.79%) SIEM
5 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) Java
2 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
2 4 (21.05%) Perl
3 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Ansible
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Citrix
2 7 (36.84%) F5
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) Red Hat
3 5 (26.32%) CheckPoint
4 4 (21.05%) Adobe
4 4 (21.05%) IBM
5 3 (15.79%) Blue Coat
5 3 (15.79%) Cisco
5 3 (15.79%) Fortinet
5 3 (15.79%) Imperva
5 3 (15.79%) VMware
6 2 (10.53%) Bloomberg