The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PKI in contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PKI over the 3 months to 30 April 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)
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 32 -
Contract jobs citing PKI 0 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire - 3.34% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 9.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 0
Median daily rate - £661 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £473 £400
% change year-on-year -25.92% +18.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £26.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year +92.30% +28.80%  

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 Lancashire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Lancashire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 150 160 143
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 52.08% 35.63% 32.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 90 82
Median daily rate £425 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 24 29
Median hourly rate £39.50 £30.08 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.33% +131.34%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.47 £13.65 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.33 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.69%  

PKI
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

PKI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PKI in Lancashire

PKI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PKI in Lancashire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PKI in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for PKI.

1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle Database 12c
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle Database
1 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (12.50%) IaaS
4 1 (12.50%) BC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) Electronics
4 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence

PKI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle Database
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Security Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Security Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Application Security Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Security Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Specialist
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) SC Cleared
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (12.50%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) VMware