Period
to 11 July 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PKI in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PKI over the 6 months to 11 July 2020 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)
England > North West
6 months to
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 127 189 204
Rank change year-on-year +62 +15 -46
Contract jobs citing PKI 12 21 23
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the North West 0.47% 0.39% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.52% 1.37% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 20
Median daily rate £470 £460 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.17% +64.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £359 £288 £257
90th Percentile £533 £680 £520
England median daily rate £518 £525 £495
% change year-on-year -1.43% +6.06% +8.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £67.50 - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year +169.23% -64.63% -26.50%

PKI is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 790 1,528 1,814
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 30.78% 28.65% 29.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 463 938 1,052
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £200 £213 £258
90th Percentile £615 £594 £575
England median daily rate £493 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +3.68% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 73 110
Median hourly rate £20.54 £20.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.17% -2.38% +5.00%
10th Percentile £11.49 £12.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £68.75 £52.25 £53.65
Median hourly rate £31.00 £20.96 £22.50
% change year-on-year +47.94% -6.87% +12.50%

PKI
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing PKI as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for PKI in the North West

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing PKI in the North West.

Daily rate trend for PKI in the North West

PKI
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing PKI in the North West over the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for PKI in the North West

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing PKI in the North West.

Hourly rate trend for PKI in the North West

PKI
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing PKI in the North West over the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for PKI in the North West

PKI
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PKI within the North West region over the 6 months to 11 July 2020. 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
Cheshire +29 9 £410 +20.59% 2
Manchester +55 1 £488 -2.50% 2
Lancashire +23 1 £370 +23.33%
Merseyside - 1 £470 -
PKI
England

For the 6 months to 11 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing PKI 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 North West region with a requirement for PKI.

1 9 (75.00%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) JSON
2 8 (66.67%) REST
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (41.67%) SOAP
4 5 (41.67%) ActionScript
4 5 (41.67%) XML
4 5 (41.67%) OO
4 5 (41.67%) JBoss
4 5 (41.67%) EAI
4 5 (41.67%) SOA
4 5 (41.67%) FTP
4 5 (41.67%) HTTP
4 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (41.67%) EDI
4 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (41.67%) B2B
4 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
4 5 (41.67%) Middleware
4 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (41.67%) Power BI
4 5 (41.67%) Open Source
4 5 (41.67%) ActionScript 2.0
4 5 (41.67%) Apache ServiceMix
4 5 (41.67%) Power Platform
5 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Fuse
5 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 4 (33.33%) SAML
5 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle

PKI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (41.67%) Apache ServiceMix
1 5 (41.67%) JBoss
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Fuse
3 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (8.33%) Apache
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
4 1 (8.33%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Power Platform
2 3 (25.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (25.00%) Amazon ECS
2 3 (25.00%) Amazon EKS
2 3 (25.00%) Amazon S3
2 3 (25.00%) AWS
2 3 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (25.00%) Office 365
2 3 (25.00%) OpenShift
2 3 (25.00%) Route 53
3 2 (16.67%) Azure
4 1 (8.33%) AWS CloudTrail
4 1 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (8.33%) Google Play
4 1 (8.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) FTP
1 5 (41.67%) HTTP
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (41.67%) Power BI
3 3 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (16.67%) Public Sector
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Integration Architect
3 3 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Interface Designer
4 1 (8.33%) PowerShell Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) JSON
1 8 (66.67%) REST
2 5 (41.67%) EDI
2 5 (41.67%) Middleware
2 5 (41.67%) SOAP
2 5 (41.67%) XML
3 4 (33.33%) SAML
4 3 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (25.00%) OAuth
4 3 (25.00%) OAuth2
4 3 (25.00%) YAML
5 1 (8.33%) Web Services
5 1 (8.33%) XML Schema
5 1 (8.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2016
2 1 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) B2B
1 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) EAI
1 5 (41.67%) OO
1 5 (41.67%) Open Source
1 5 (41.67%) SOA
2 3 (25.00%) Decision-Making
2 3 (25.00%) DevOps
2 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (25.00%) Microservices
2 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Debt
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Mapping
4 1 (8.33%) Process Management
4 1 (8.33%) UML
4 1 (8.33%) Validation
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) ActionScript
2 5 (41.67%) ActionScript 2.0
3 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 3 (25.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) RMADS
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Docker
2 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (8.33%) iptables
3 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) PingFederate
1 3 (25.00%) Single Sign-On
1 3 (25.00%) Terraform
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (25.00%) Splunk
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) EMC
4 1 (8.33%) Google
4 1 (8.33%) Ivanti
4 1 (8.33%) McAfee
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Veritas
4 1 (8.33%) VMware