The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for X.509 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited X.509 over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 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.

X.509
England / London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 393 424 399
Rank change year-on-year +31 -25  
Contract jobs citing X.509 9 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.046% 0.009% 0.060%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.37% 0.070% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 10
Median daily rate £575 £398 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.65% +2.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £356 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £440 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate - £363 £224
% change year-on-year - +62.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.50 £52.50

X.509 is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 2430 2843 2922
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 12.46% 12.75% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1618 1935 1877
Median daily rate £450 £425 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +8.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 54 85
Median hourly rate £42.00 £21.34 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +96.81% +6.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.05 £12.60 £13.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.40 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.14 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -40.96% +25.00%  

X.509
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing X.509 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for X.509 in London

X.509
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing X.509 in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for X.509 in London

X.509
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing X.509 in London over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for X.509 in London

X.509
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing X.509 in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for X.509 in London

X.509
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing X.509 within the London region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 1 £550 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £675 -
X.509
England

X.509
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing X.509 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 London region with a requirement for X.509.

1 8 (40.00%) Perl
1 8 (40.00%) Linux
1 8 (40.00%) Apache
1 8 (40.00%) Tomcat
1 8 (40.00%) DNS
1 8 (40.00%) Nagios
1 8 (40.00%) VMware
1 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (40.00%) PowerShell
1 8 (40.00%) Bash Shell
1 8 (40.00%) Puppet
1 8 (40.00%) Virtual Environments
2 7 (35.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (35.00%) IIS
3 6 (30.00%) SAP
3 6 (30.00%) LDAP
3 6 (30.00%) .NET
3 6 (30.00%) Web Services
3 6 (30.00%) XML
3 6 (30.00%) XSD
3 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (30.00%) HTTPS
3 6 (30.00%) CRM
3 6 (30.00%) SOA
3 6 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (30.00%) SAML
3 6 (30.00%) Salesforce.com

X.509
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (40.00%) Apache
1 8 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 7 (35.00%) IIS
3 6 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 5 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (30.00%) PaaS
1 6 (30.00%) SaaS
2 5 (25.00%) Office 365
2 5 (25.00%) Yammer
3 1 (5.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) DNS
2 6 (30.00%) HTTPS
2 6 (30.00%) LDAP
3 5 (25.00%) Firewall
4 3 (15.00%) HTTP
4 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (25.00%) Retail
2 4 (20.00%) Banking
3 3 (15.00%) Finance
4 2 (10.00%) Advertising
5 1 (5.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Administrator
1 8 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (35.00%) Linux Administrator
2 7 (35.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 6 (30.00%) Architect
3 6 (30.00%) Consultant
3 6 (30.00%) CRM Consultant
3 6 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Consultant
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
4 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 5 (25.00%) Integration Consultant
4 5 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (15.00%) VMWare Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Scripter
6 1 (5.00%) Platform Architect
6 1 (5.00%) SaaS Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Senior VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) .NET
1 6 (30.00%) OAuth
1 6 (30.00%) SAML
1 6 (30.00%) WCF
1 6 (30.00%) Web Services
1 6 (30.00%) XML
1 6 (30.00%) XML Messaging
1 6 (30.00%) XSD
2 5 (25.00%) COM
3 1 (5.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.00%) NHS
4 1 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (25.00%) Windows
4 3 (15.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Virtual Environments
2 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (30.00%) CRM
3 6 (30.00%) Identity Management
3 6 (30.00%) SDLC
3 6 (30.00%) Security Monitoring
3 6 (30.00%) Service Design
3 6 (30.00%) SOA
3 6 (30.00%) TDD
3 6 (30.00%) Waterfall
4 5 (25.00%) Case Management
4 5 (25.00%) Data Management
4 5 (25.00%) Document Management
4 5 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 4 (20.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 3 (15.00%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) Bash Shell
1 8 (40.00%) Perl
1 8 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (30.00%) C#
3 5 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (5.00%) AWK
4 1 (5.00%) Korn
4 1 (5.00%) Python
4 1 (5.00%) sed
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) Nagios
1 8 (40.00%) Puppet
2 1 (5.00%) SCOM
2 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) VMware
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (30.00%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (30.00%) SAP
4 5 (25.00%) Infor
4 5 (25.00%) Oracle
5 1 (5.00%) F5