Period
to 28 November 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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 589 471 669
Rank change year-on-year -118 +198 -43
Contract jobs citing Kerberos 171 52 113
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.24% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.16% 1.32% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 43 66
10th Percentile £450 £309 £428
25th Percentile £500 £406 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £475 £548
Median % change year-on-year +26.32% -13.24% -4.78%
75th Percentile £713 £538 £613
90th Percentile " £588 £650
UK median daily rate £600 £541 £545
% change year-on-year +10.85% -0.69% -5.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £60.50 -
UK median hourly rate £63.00 £66.00 -
% change year-on-year -4.55% - -

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 7,911 3,931 10,076
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 11.29% 12.96% 13.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,204 2,544 6,250
10th Percentile £206 £213 £185
25th Percentile £356 £325 £308
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £445 £420
Median % change year-on-year +6.74% +5.95% -1.18%
75th Percentile £588 £538 £525
90th Percentile £688 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £415
% change year-on-year +5.56% +8.43% -2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 346 187 525
10th Percentile £12.00 £14.00 £12.75
25th Percentile £14.89 £17.69 £15.40
Median hourly rate £22.00 £34.95 £21.50
Median % change year-on-year -37.05% +62.56% +13.16%
75th Percentile £47.63 £47.50 £46.40
90th Percentile £63.00 £57.50 £53.25
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £33.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -34.33% +48.89% +19.94%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 -112 116 £630 +26.00% 12
South East -84 14 £523 -9.13% 4
North of England -72 11 £450 +44.00% 1
East of England -44 7 - - 1
North West -61 6 £495 +58.78% 1
Yorkshire -40 5 £450 -
South West -47 4 - - 1
Kerberos
UK

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 90 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 75 (43.86%) LDAP
3 66 (38.60%) Ansible
4 65 (38.01%) Linux
5 62 (36.26%) Finance
6 57 (33.33%) Python
7 51 (29.82%) Windows
8 50 (29.24%) Microsoft
9 47 (27.49%) Azure
10 44 (25.73%) Banking
11 43 (25.15%) DevOps
12 41 (23.98%) AWS
13 38 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
13 38 (22.22%) SAML
14 36 (21.05%) JIRA
14 36 (21.05%) Docker
15 35 (20.47%) Social Skills
16 34 (19.88%) Kubernetes
16 34 (19.88%) Software Engineering
17 33 (19.30%) Oracle
18 31 (18.13%) SQL
18 31 (18.13%) Windows Server
19 28 (16.37%) GCP
19 28 (16.37%) High Availability
19 28 (16.37%) NFS
19 28 (16.37%) Windows Server 2008
20 27 (15.79%) Change Management
21 26 (15.20%) Migration
21 26 (15.20%) DNS
21 26 (15.20%) GitHub

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 21 (12.28%) Apache
2 20 (11.70%) Confluence
3 17 (9.94%) Apache Spark
3 17 (9.94%) SharePoint
4 11 (6.43%) nginx
5 8 (4.68%) IIS
6 6 (3.51%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.75%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.17%) Apache Pig
8 2 (1.17%) JBoss
8 2 (1.17%) Jupyter
8 2 (1.17%) SAS
8 2 (1.17%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.17%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.58%) CMS
9 1 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (5.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (4.09%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (2.92%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 47 (27.49%) Azure
2 41 (23.98%) AWS
3 28 (16.37%) GCP
4 26 (15.20%) GitHub
5 13 (7.60%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (7.02%) Microsoft 365
6 12 (7.02%) OpenShift
6 12 (7.02%) PaaS
7 11 (6.43%) IaaS
7 11 (6.43%) SaaS
8 5 (2.92%) Apigee
9 4 (2.34%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (2.34%) Amazon EMR
10 3 (1.75%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (1.17%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (1.17%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (1.17%) Cohesity
11 2 (1.17%) Serverless
11 2 (1.17%) Snowflake
12 1 (0.58%) AWS Direct Connect
Communications & Networking
1 26 (15.20%) DNS
2 23 (13.45%) SSL
3 14 (8.19%) TCP/IP
4 9 (5.26%) DHCP
4 9 (5.26%) HTTP
5 6 (3.51%) SAN
5 6 (3.51%) X.500
6 4 (2.34%) Internet
7 3 (1.75%) HTTPS
8 2 (1.17%) SSH
8 2 (1.17%) VLAN
8 2 (1.17%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.58%) Firewall
9 1 (0.58%) Intranet
9 1 (0.58%) NAS
9 1 (0.58%) Network Security
9 1 (0.58%) SCCP
9 1 (0.58%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.53%) Hadoop
2 17 (9.94%) Cloudera CDH
2 17 (9.94%) SQL Server
3 12 (7.02%) HBase
3 12 (7.02%) Oracle Database
4 11 (6.43%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (5.85%) Big Data
5 10 (5.85%) MySQL
5 10 (5.85%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (4.68%) Apache Hive
6 8 (4.68%) MongoDB
6 8 (4.68%) Relational Database
7 7 (4.09%) NoSQL
7 7 (4.09%) Sybase ASE
8 6 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (3.51%) Impala
8 6 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (2.92%) MariaDB
9 5 (2.92%) OLTP
9 5 (2.92%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 36 (21.05%) JIRA
2 22 (12.87%) Subversion
3 19 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 18 (10.53%) TeamCity
5 14 (8.19%) Jenkins
6 8 (4.68%) Maven
7 5 (2.92%) Serena SBM
8 3 (1.75%) Artifactory
8 3 (1.75%) IBM UrbanCode
8 3 (1.75%) SpecFlow
8 3 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.75%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (1.17%) GitLab
9 2 (1.17%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (1.17%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.58%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.58%) FishEye
10 1 (0.58%) RStudio
10 1 (0.58%) SonarQube
General
1 62 (36.26%) Finance
2 44 (25.73%) Banking
3 35 (20.47%) Social Skills
4 9 (5.26%) Public Sector
5 6 (3.51%) Retail
6 4 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.75%) International Banking
7 3 (1.75%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.75%) Presentation Skills
8 2 (1.17%) Documentation Skills
9 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 25 (14.62%) Linux Engineer
2 23 (13.45%) Architect
3 22 (12.87%) Citrix Engineer
4 16 (9.36%) Administrator
5 14 (8.19%) DBA
6 13 (7.60%) Active Directory Engineer
7 11 (6.43%) Citrix Systems Engineer
7 11 (6.43%) Data Engineer
7 11 (6.43%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 11 (6.43%) Systems Engineer
8 10 (5.85%) DevOps Engineer
9 9 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
10 8 (4.68%) Cloud Administrator
10 8 (4.68%) Oracle DBA
10 8 (4.68%) Server Engineer
10 8 (4.68%) Software Engineer
11 7 (4.09%) Developer
11 7 (4.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (4.09%) Site Engineer
11 7 (4.09%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (43.86%) LDAP
2 38 (22.22%) SAML
3 19 (11.11%) OAuth
4 18 (10.53%) OpenID
5 16 (9.36%) SPNEGO
6 12 (7.02%) .NET
6 12 (7.02%) JWT
7 11 (6.43%) Middleware
7 11 (6.43%) Web Services
7 11 (6.43%) WebAuthn
8 10 (5.85%) RESTful
9 9 (5.26%) FIDO
9 9 (5.26%) Kafka
9 9 (5.26%) REST
10 8 (4.68%) JavaFX
10 8 (4.68%) Spring Boot
10 8 (4.68%) Swing
11 7 (4.09%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (4.09%) OAuth2
11 7 (4.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.70%) Replication
2 16 (9.36%) Clustering
3 11 (6.43%) Algorithms
3 11 (6.43%) PKI
4 3 (1.75%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.75%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.17%) Cloud Native
5 2 (1.17%) Derivative
5 2 (1.17%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.17%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.17%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.17%) YubiKey
6 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.58%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.58%) User Experience
6 1 (0.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 65 (38.01%) Linux
2 51 (29.82%) Windows
3 31 (18.13%) Windows Server
4 28 (16.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (12.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (10.53%) Unix
7 13 (7.60%) Solaris
8 12 (7.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (4.09%) Windows Server 2016
9 7 (4.09%) Windows Server 2019
10 4 (2.34%) CentOS
11 2 (1.17%) SUSE
11 2 (1.17%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.58%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (25.15%) DevOps
2 38 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (19.88%) Software Engineering
4 28 (16.37%) High Availability
5 27 (15.79%) Change Management
6 26 (15.20%) Migration
7 22 (12.87%) Asset Management
7 22 (12.87%) Investment Management
8 19 (11.11%) Configuration Management
8 19 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
9 17 (9.94%) Data Security
9 17 (9.94%) Problem-Solving
10 15 (8.77%) ITIL
10 15 (8.77%) Performance Tuning
11 14 (8.19%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 14 (8.19%) Infrastructure as Code
11 14 (8.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 14 (8.19%) Mentoring
12 13 (7.60%) Microservices
12 13 (7.60%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 57 (33.33%) Python
2 31 (18.13%) SQL
3 24 (14.04%) PowerShell
4 18 (10.53%) Java
5 14 (8.19%) Bash Shell
5 14 (8.19%) C#
6 10 (5.85%) Shell Script
7 9 (5.26%) JavaScript
7 9 (5.26%) T-SQL
7 9 (5.26%) VBA
8 8 (4.68%) Java 8
9 6 (3.51%) Groovy
10 5 (2.92%) PL/SQL
10 5 (2.92%) TypeScript
11 4 (2.34%) C++
11 4 (2.34%) Perl
12 3 (1.75%) VBScript
13 2 (1.17%) PHP
13 2 (1.17%) Ruby
14 1 (0.58%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 15 (8.77%) Degree
2 15 (8.77%) SC Cleared
3 11 (6.43%) MCSE
3 11 (6.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.75%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.58%) CISA
5 1 (0.58%) CISM
5 1 (0.58%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.19%) GDPR
1 14 (8.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (1.75%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 90 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 36 (21.05%) Docker
3 28 (16.37%) NFS
4 19 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
4 19 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (9.36%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
6 12 (7.02%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (4.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 7 (4.09%) OpenAM
8 7 (4.09%) OpenIDM
9 4 (2.34%) Oracle Clusterware
10 2 (1.17%) HDFS
10 2 (1.17%) Samba
10 2 (1.17%) Veritas File System
10 2 (1.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 2 (1.17%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.58%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 66 (38.60%) Ansible
2 34 (19.88%) Kubernetes
3 22 (12.87%) Grafana
3 22 (12.87%) Prometheus
4 21 (12.28%) Terraform
5 18 (10.53%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 12 (7.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 11 (6.43%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (6.43%) Puppet
7 11 (6.43%) Single Sign-On
8 10 (5.85%) Control-M
8 10 (5.85%) Data Guard
8 10 (5.85%) EMC NetWorker
8 10 (5.85%) QRadar
8 10 (5.85%) Tivoli
9 7 (4.09%) CA Single Sign-On
9 7 (4.09%) Netcool
9 7 (4.09%) Oracle RMAN
10 5 (2.92%) ITRS Geneos
10 5 (2.92%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 50 (29.24%) Microsoft
2 33 (19.30%) Oracle
3 24 (14.04%) VMware
4 23 (13.45%) Cloudera
5 22 (12.87%) Citrix
5 22 (12.87%) TOWER Software
6 20 (11.70%) Splunk
7 16 (9.36%) BMC
8 15 (8.77%) Google
9 13 (7.60%) CyberArk
9 13 (7.60%) EMC
9 13 (7.60%) Red Hat
10 12 (7.02%) ForgeRock
10 12 (7.02%) SaltStack
10 12 (7.02%) ServiceNow
11 11 (6.43%) Sybase
12 10 (5.85%) Atlassian
12 10 (5.85%) IBM
12 10 (5.85%) Qualys
13 7 (4.09%) CA