Period
to 18 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Kerberos skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Kerberos over the 6 months to 18 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Kerberos
UK > England
6 months to
18 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 533 511 697
Rank change year-on-year -22 +186 -55
Contract jobs citing Kerberos 84 92 136
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.21% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.64% 1.54% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 70 96
10th Percentile £381 £424 £413
25th Percentile £413 £483 £500
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £523 £555 £575
Median % change year-on-year -5.86% -3.48% +9.52%
75th Percentile £625 £638 £641
90th Percentile £656 £653 £756
UK median daily rate £597 £550 £575
% change year-on-year +8.59% -4.35% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £61.50 - -
UK median hourly rate £66.00 £46.40 -
% change year-on-year +42.24% - -

Kerberos is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 5,113 5,965 10,584
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 11.23% 13.46% 12.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,313 3,698 6,715
10th Percentile £220 £181 £206
25th Percentile £344 £313 £326
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £438 £425 £433
Median % change year-on-year +3.15% -1.85% +1.88%
75th Percentile £534 £531 £538
90th Percentile £627 £625 £613
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 236 311 472
10th Percentile £12.76 £13.00 £12.00
25th Percentile £15.19 £15.25 £14.12
Median hourly rate £23.81 £20.00 £18.75
Median % change year-on-year +19.06% +6.67% -1.32%
75th Percentile £50.00 £45.00 £43.75
90th Percentile £60.00 £51.75 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year +11.11% +20.00% +0.27%

Kerberos
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Kerberos as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Kerberos in England

Kerberos
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Kerberos in England.

Daily rate trend for Kerberos in England

Kerberos
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Kerberos in England over the 6 months to 18 May 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Kerberos in England

Kerberos
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Kerberos in England.

Hourly rate trend for Kerberos in England

Kerberos
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kerberos within the England region over the 6 months to 18 May 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
London -36 47 £514 -10.50% 4
South East +34 13 £510 -18.40% 4
North of England +35 10 £575 +53.33% 3
East of England +34 9 £597 +2.97%
North West +15 5 £320 -14.67% 1
North East - 5 £600 - 2
East Midlands +8 3 £425 -
Midlands -6 3 £425 -23.42% 1
Kerberos
UK

For the 6 months to 18 May 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Kerberos 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 England region with a requirement for Kerberos.

1 37 (44.05%) Microsoft
2 36 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 31 (36.90%) SAML
4 30 (35.71%) Java
4 30 (35.71%) Azure
5 26 (30.95%) DevOps
6 24 (28.57%) LDAP
6 24 (28.57%) DNS
7 22 (26.19%) Linux
7 22 (26.19%) SQL
8 21 (25.00%) OAuth
8 21 (25.00%) Banking
9 19 (22.62%) AWS
9 19 (22.62%) Unix
9 19 (22.62%) Python
9 19 (22.62%) Problem-Solving
10 18 (21.43%) High Availability
10 18 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (20.24%) SaaS
11 17 (20.24%) Single Sign-On
11 17 (20.24%) Kubernetes
12 16 (19.05%) GCP
12 16 (19.05%) Docker
13 15 (17.86%) PaaS
13 15 (17.86%) Test Automation
14 14 (16.67%) SSL
14 14 (16.67%) Windows
15 13 (15.48%) Oracle
15 13 (15.48%) Microsoft Certification
15 13 (15.48%) Replication

Kerberos
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 9 (10.71%) Apache Spark
2 8 (9.52%) Confluence
2 8 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 6 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.57%) Apache Airflow
4 3 (3.57%) Mule
5 2 (2.38%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.19%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.19%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.19%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 30 (35.71%) Azure
2 19 (22.62%) AWS
3 17 (20.24%) SaaS
4 16 (19.05%) GCP
5 15 (17.86%) PaaS
6 12 (14.29%) IaaS
7 8 (9.52%) GitHub
8 6 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (5.95%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (5.95%) Serverless
10 4 (4.76%) OpenShift
11 3 (3.57%) Power Platform
12 2 (2.38%) Microsoft 365
13 1 (1.19%) Amazon EMR
13 1 (1.19%) Cohesity
13 1 (1.19%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 24 (28.57%) DNS
2 14 (16.67%) SSL
3 11 (13.10%) Firewall
4 9 (10.71%) X.500
5 8 (9.52%) TCP/IP
6 6 (7.14%) IPsec
7 4 (4.76%) DHCP
8 3 (3.57%) SAN
9 2 (2.38%) DMZ
9 2 (2.38%) LAN
9 2 (2.38%) WAN
10 1 (1.19%) Network Security
10 1 (1.19%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.71%) Apache Hive
1 9 (10.71%) HBase
2 6 (7.14%) Impala
2 6 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.95%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.76%) Hadoop
4 4 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.76%) MySQL
4 4 (4.76%) OLTP
4 4 (4.76%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.57%) Cloudera CDH
5 3 (3.57%) MariaDB
5 3 (3.57%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.57%) Parquet
5 3 (3.57%) Power BI
6 2 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (15.48%) Jenkins
2 9 (10.71%) Cucumber
3 8 (9.52%) JIRA
3 8 (9.52%) Visual Studio
4 7 (8.33%) Git (software)
4 7 (8.33%) GitLab
4 7 (8.33%) Subversion
4 7 (8.33%) TeamCity
5 6 (7.14%) JUnit
6 4 (4.76%) JMeter
6 4 (4.76%) Postman
6 4 (4.76%) Serena SBM
7 3 (3.57%) REST Assured
8 2 (2.38%) IBM UrbanCode
9 1 (1.19%) ER Studio
General
1 21 (25.00%) Banking
2 12 (14.29%) Social Skills
3 9 (10.71%) Finance
4 7 (8.33%) Investment Banking
5 6 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.76%) Public Sector
7 3 (3.57%) International Banking
7 3 (3.57%) Retail Banking
8 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
9 1 (1.19%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 12 (14.29%) Developer
2 10 (11.90%) Administrator
3 8 (9.52%) Architect
3 8 (9.52%) IT Security Officer
3 8 (9.52%) Security Officer
4 7 (8.33%) DBA
5 5 (5.95%) Active Directory Engineer
5 5 (5.95%) Consultant
5 5 (5.95%) Data Engineer
5 5 (5.95%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (4.76%) IAM Developer
6 4 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (4.76%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (4.76%) Senior Architect
7 3 (3.57%) Active Directory Specialist
7 3 (3.57%) DevOps Developer
7 3 (3.57%) Linux Consultant
7 3 (3.57%) Senior Developer
7 3 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (3.57%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (36.90%) SAML
2 24 (28.57%) LDAP
3 21 (25.00%) OAuth
4 12 (14.29%) OAuth2
5 10 (11.90%) Kafka
5 10 (11.90%) OpenID
6 8 (9.52%) .NET
7 6 (7.14%) Web Services
7 6 (7.14%) XACML
8 4 (4.76%) Spring
9 3 (3.57%) Apache Avro
9 3 (3.57%) Apache NiFi
9 3 (3.57%) J2EE
9 3 (3.57%) REST
9 3 (3.57%) RESTful
9 3 (3.57%) Spark Streaming
9 3 (3.57%) Velocity
10 2 (2.38%) Java EE
10 2 (2.38%) SPNEGO
11 1 (1.19%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.48%) Replication
2 9 (10.71%) Clustering
3 8 (9.52%) PKI
4 6 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (5.95%) Analytical Mindset
5 5 (5.95%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.57%) User Experience
6 3 (3.57%) Wiki
7 2 (2.38%) DataPower
8 1 (1.19%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.19%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 22 (26.19%) Linux
2 19 (22.62%) Unix
3 14 (16.67%) Windows
4 10 (11.90%) Windows Server
5 8 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (7.14%) Solaris
7 5 (5.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (5.95%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (4.76%) Windows Server 2016
9 2 (2.38%) CentOS
9 2 (2.38%) SUSE
9 2 (2.38%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.95%) DevOps
2 19 (22.62%) Problem-Solving
3 18 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (21.43%) High Availability
4 15 (17.86%) Test Automation
5 13 (15.48%) Microservices
5 13 (15.48%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 13 (15.48%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (11.90%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (10.71%) Data Ingestion
7 9 (10.71%) SDLC
8 8 (9.52%) Collaborative Working
8 8 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (9.52%) Data Protection
8 8 (9.52%) OWASP
8 8 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (9.52%) Security Architecture
8 8 (9.52%) Security Testing
8 8 (9.52%) Source Code Analysis
8 8 (9.52%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 30 (35.71%) Java
2 22 (26.19%) SQL
3 19 (22.62%) Python
4 13 (15.48%) Scala
5 11 (13.10%) C#
6 9 (10.71%) Bash Shell
6 9 (10.71%) PowerShell
6 9 (10.71%) Shell Script
7 5 (5.95%) Perl
8 3 (3.57%) C
8 3 (3.57%) Java 8
8 3 (3.57%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.38%) Jython
10 1 (1.19%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.19%) PHP
10 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.19%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (15.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (14.29%) MCSE
2 12 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 7 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 5 (5.95%) Degree
5 4 (4.76%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.19%) AWS Certification
6 1 (1.19%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.19%) CISA
6 1 (1.19%) CISM
6 1 (1.19%) CISSP
6 1 (1.19%) CRISC
6 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.19%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.19%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.57%) GDPR
1 3 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.19%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.19%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 16 (19.05%) Docker
3 11 (13.10%) VMware ESXi
3 11 (13.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (10.71%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
5 6 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (7.14%) RACF
6 4 (4.76%) HDFS
6 4 (4.76%) NFS
6 4 (4.76%) Veritas File System
7 2 (2.38%) Oracle Clusterware
7 2 (2.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (1.19%) XenApp
8 1 (1.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (20.24%) Kubernetes
1 17 (20.24%) Single Sign-On
2 12 (14.29%) Puppet
3 9 (10.71%) Ansible
4 8 (9.52%) CA Single Sign-On
4 8 (9.52%) HP Fortify
4 8 (9.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 7 (8.33%) Control-M
5 7 (8.33%) EMC NetWorker
5 7 (8.33%) QRadar
5 7 (8.33%) Red Hat Satellite
5 7 (8.33%) Tivoli
6 6 (7.14%) Data Guard
6 6 (7.14%) Kibana
6 6 (7.14%) Netcool
6 6 (7.14%) PingFederate
7 5 (5.95%) Oracle RMAN
8 4 (4.76%) Icinga
9 3 (3.57%) Ambari
9 3 (3.57%) Oozie
Vendors
1 37 (44.05%) Microsoft
2 13 (15.48%) Oracle
2 13 (15.48%) Splunk
3 12 (14.29%) VMware
4 11 (13.10%) Cloudera
5 9 (10.71%) EMC
5 9 (10.71%) HP
5 9 (10.71%) Red Hat
6 8 (9.52%) CA
7 7 (8.33%) BMC
7 7 (8.33%) CyberArk
7 7 (8.33%) IBM
7 7 (8.33%) Qualys
8 6 (7.14%) Ping Identity
9 5 (5.95%) Google
9 5 (5.95%) MuleSoft
9 5 (5.95%) SaltStack
10 4 (4.76%) Infoblox
10 4 (4.76%) Serena
10 4 (4.76%) ServiceNow