The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PKI in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PKI over the 3 months to 26 June 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)
England / South East
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 224 179 187
Rank change year-on-year -45 +8  
Contract jobs citing PKI 24 101 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.31% 1.15% 0.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.07% 3.75% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 67 35
Median daily rate £478 £475 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.52% +10.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £348 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £475 £370
% change year-on-year -7.63% +28.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £32.04 £20.19
% change year-on-year +56.06% +58.71%  

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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2239 2695 2973
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 28.73% 30.57% 31.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1282 1604 1604
Median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £259 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 137 133
Median hourly rate £19.66 £31.00 £16.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.58% +92.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.47 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £51.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

PKI
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

PKI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PKI in the South East

PKI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PKI in the South East over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PKI in the South East

PKI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PKI in the South East

PKI
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PKI within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Berkshire +21 10 £540 +13.68% 4
Hampshire -14 9 £463 -2.63%
Buckinghamshire -15 3 £437 -
Surrey -32 1 £400 -20.00%
Kent - 1 - -
PKI
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 South East region with a requirement for PKI.

1 36 (45.57%) Security Cleared
2 32 (40.51%) Windows
2 32 (40.51%) Active Directory
3 31 (39.24%) SC Cleared
4 25 (31.65%) Firewall
5 21 (26.58%) Microsoft
6 17 (21.52%) Linux
6 17 (21.52%) Data Centre
7 16 (20.25%) Unix
7 16 (20.25%) VMware
8 15 (18.99%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (16.46%) DNS
9 13 (16.46%) Cisco
10 12 (15.19%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (13.92%) PowerShell
11 11 (13.92%) Java
11 11 (13.92%) Finance
12 10 (12.66%) Information Security
12 10 (12.66%) Windows Server
13 9 (11.39%) Thales
13 9 (11.39%) CISSP
13 9 (11.39%) Red Hat
14 8 (10.13%) RHCE
14 8 (10.13%) VPN
14 8 (10.13%) JBoss
14 8 (10.13%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (10.13%) SIEM
14 8 (10.13%) DevOps
15 7 (8.86%) vSphere
15 7 (8.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

PKI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (10.13%) JBoss
2 6 (7.59%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.06%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.06%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.06%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.27%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.27%) Documentum
4 1 (1.27%) SAS
4 1 (1.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.80%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.80%) Office 365
3 2 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.27%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 25 (31.65%) Firewall
2 13 (16.46%) DNS
3 8 (10.13%) VPN
4 7 (8.86%) DHCP
5 6 (7.59%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (7.59%) LAN
5 6 (7.59%) SSL
6 5 (6.33%) HTTP
6 5 (6.33%) TCP/IP
7 4 (5.06%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (3.80%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (3.80%) Network Security
8 3 (3.80%) Wireless
9 2 (2.53%) Internet
9 2 (2.53%) IPsec
9 2 (2.53%) NetScaler
9 2 (2.53%) WAN
10 1 (1.27%) 4G
10 1 (1.27%) Radio Access Network
10 1 (1.27%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.53%) MySQL
2 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.27%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (13.92%) Finance
2 6 (7.59%) Financial Institution
3 5 (6.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (26.58%) Architect
2 10 (12.66%) Consultant
3 8 (10.13%) Security Architect
4 7 (8.86%) Security Engineer
5 6 (7.59%) Security Specialist
5 6 (7.59%) Service Architect
6 5 (6.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.06%) Citrix Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Network Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Senior Citrix Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Senior Windows Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Windows Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Designer
8 3 (3.80%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Network Security Specialist
8 3 (3.80%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Technical Design Authority
8 3 (3.80%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.80%) SAML
1 3 (3.80%) XML
2 2 (2.53%) REST
3 1 (1.27%) .NET
3 1 (1.27%) ActiveX
3 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (1.27%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.52%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.86%) Management Information System
2 7 (8.86%) Smart Meter
3 3 (3.80%) Machine to Machine
3 3 (3.80%) Smartcard
3 3 (3.80%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.53%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (2.53%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.27%) Clustering
5 1 (1.27%) CMDB
5 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.27%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.27%) RSA SecurID
5 1 (1.27%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 32 (40.51%) Windows
2 17 (21.52%) Linux
3 16 (20.25%) Unix
4 15 (18.99%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (15.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (12.66%) Windows Server
7 7 (8.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (7.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (5.06%) SUSE
9 4 (5.06%) Windows 10
10 3 (3.80%) CentOS
11 1 (1.27%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (12.66%) Information Security
2 8 (10.13%) DevOps
2 8 (10.13%) SIEM
3 7 (8.86%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (8.86%) ITIL
4 6 (7.59%) Database Security
4 6 (7.59%) Network Design
5 5 (6.33%) Break/Fix
5 5 (6.33%) Incident Management
5 5 (6.33%) IT Strategy
5 5 (6.33%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (6.33%) Service Management
6 4 (5.06%) Ethical Hacking
6 4 (5.06%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (5.06%) Migration
6 4 (5.06%) Test Automation
7 3 (3.80%) Change Control
7 3 (3.80%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (3.80%) Email Filtering
7 3 (3.80%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.92%) Java
1 11 (13.92%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.06%) Shell Script
3 3 (3.80%) PHP
3 3 (3.80%) SQL
4 1 (1.27%) C#
4 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (45.57%) Security Cleared
2 31 (39.24%) SC Cleared
3 9 (11.39%) CISSP
4 8 (10.13%) RHCE
5 6 (7.59%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (7.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (6.33%) DV Cleared
7 4 (5.06%) CCIE
7 4 (5.06%) CCIE Security
7 4 (5.06%) CompTIA Security+
7 4 (5.06%) Degree
7 4 (5.06%) RHCSA
7 4 (5.06%) Security+ Certification
8 3 (3.80%) MCSE
9 2 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.27%) CCNA
10 1 (1.27%) CCSA
10 1 (1.27%) GIAC
10 1 (1.27%) ISSAP
10 1 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) GDPR
1 5 (6.33%) PCI DSS
1 5 (6.33%) SLA
2 4 (5.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.06%) QA
3 1 (1.27%) GPG13
System Software
1 32 (40.51%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.86%) vSphere
4 5 (6.33%) XenApp
5 4 (5.06%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (3.80%) BitLocker
6 3 (3.80%) vCloud
7 2 (2.53%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.27%) Docker
8 1 (1.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (7.59%) SCCM
2 5 (6.33%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (6.33%) Puppet
3 4 (5.06%) Cobbler
4 2 (2.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (2.53%) SCOM
5 1 (1.27%) Nessus
5 1 (1.27%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (1.27%) vRealize
Vendors
1 21 (26.58%) Microsoft
2 16 (20.25%) VMware
3 13 (16.46%) Cisco
4 9 (11.39%) Red Hat
4 9 (11.39%) Thales
5 7 (8.86%) Citrix
5 7 (8.86%) McAfee
6 4 (5.06%) CA
6 4 (5.06%) Qualys
7 3 (3.80%) 3PAR
7 3 (3.80%) ArcSight
7 3 (3.80%) F5
7 3 (3.80%) Fortinet
7 3 (3.80%) HP
7 3 (3.80%) Symantec
8 2 (2.53%) Altiris
8 2 (2.53%) Blue Coat
8 2 (2.53%) Google
8 2 (2.53%) Oracle
8 2 (2.53%) Palo Alto
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