The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PKI in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PKI over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
North West / Manchester
Rank 90 98 92
Rank change year-on-year +8 -6  
Contract jobs citing PKI 2 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.15% 0.33% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 1.04% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate £325 £575 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -43.47% +64.28%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -8.88% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £34.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +30.43% +32.69%  

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 Manchester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 422 577 477
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 32.19% 32.14% 29.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 332 239
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £268 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 8 16
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +16.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £27.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.68% +48.00%  

PKI
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

PKI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PKI in Manchester

PKI
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Manchester region with a requirement for PKI.

1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
1 1 (33.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 1 (33.33%) Privileged Access Management

PKI
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Cryptography Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Security Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 1 (33.33%) Privileged Access Management
1 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle