Period
to 24 June 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PKI in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PKI over the 6 months to 24 June 2019 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 West
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 170 172 182
Rank change year-on-year +2 +10 -3
Contract jobs citing PKI 50 28 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.83% 0.55% 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.83% 2.31% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 23 10
South West median daily rate £500 £513 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +10.81% -2.12%
10th Percentile £344 £330 £340
90th Percentile £740 £625 £523
England median daily rate £525 £488 £450
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 8
South West median hourly rate £47.50 - £50.00
10th Percentile £43.25 - £42.50
90th Percentile £49.75 - £52.50
England median hourly rate £12.50 £36.75 £50.00
% change year-on-year -65.99% -26.50% +56.07%

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 South West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,765 1,211 1,399
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 29.21% 23.95% 26.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,045 689 889
South West median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £256 £249 £239
90th Percentile £625 £563 £550
England median daily rate £475 £470 £450
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 82 77
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.94% -2.41% +5.06%
10th Percentile £11.85 £13.88 £11.89
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £20.98 £22.50 £19.71
% change year-on-year -6.77% +14.18% -2.74%

PKI
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing PKI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for PKI in the South West

PKI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PKI in the South West

PKI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PKI in the South West over the 6 months to 24 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PKI in the South West

PKI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PKI in the South West

PKI
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 6 months to 24 June 2019. 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
Wiltshire -9 35 £505 -1.46% 2
Gloucestershire -11 11 £494 -10.23%
Dorset +5 1 - -
Bristol -16 1 - -
Devon - 1 £250 -
Somerset - 1 - -
PKI
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2019, 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 South West region with a requirement for PKI.

1 37 (74.00%) Security Cleared
2 27 (54.00%) DV Cleared
3 24 (48.00%) Windows
4 19 (38.00%) Active Directory
5 18 (36.00%) Microsoft
5 18 (36.00%) Windows Server
6 17 (34.00%) SC Cleared
6 17 (34.00%) Linux
7 14 (28.00%) SQL Server
8 13 (26.00%) Java
8 13 (26.00%) VMware
9 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (22.00%) SCCM
11 10 (20.00%) Windows 10
12 9 (18.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
12 9 (18.00%) Docker
12 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (18.00%) JBoss
12 9 (18.00%) MS Exchange
12 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (16.00%) Apache
13 8 (16.00%) XML
13 8 (16.00%) DHCP
13 8 (16.00%) DNS
13 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (16.00%) Skype for Business
13 8 (16.00%) PowerShell
13 8 (16.00%) Data Centre
14 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure

PKI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 9 (18.00%) JBoss
1 9 (18.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (16.00%) Apache
2 8 (16.00%) Skype for Business
3 5 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (8.00%) IIS
5 3 (6.00%) ColdFusion
5 3 (6.00%) Confluence
5 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) Office 365
2 5 (10.00%) OpenShift
3 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (8.00%) npm
4 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) DHCP
1 8 (16.00%) DNS
2 7 (14.00%) HTTPS
3 6 (12.00%) SAN
3 6 (12.00%) Skype
4 2 (4.00%) LAN
4 2 (4.00%) VSAN
4 2 (4.00%) WAN
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.00%) Firewall
5 1 (2.00%) HTTP
5 1 (2.00%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (8.00%) Big Data
3 4 (8.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.00%) JIRA
3 5 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (8.00%) Babel
4 4 (8.00%) Maven
4 4 (8.00%) webpack
5 3 (6.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 6 (12.00%) Electronics
1 6 (12.00%) Finance
1 6 (12.00%) Local Government
1 6 (12.00%) Manufacturing
1 6 (12.00%) Marketing
1 6 (12.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.00%) Military
3 1 (2.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 12 (24.00%) Architect
2 9 (18.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (18.00%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (10.00%) Applications Support
3 5 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
4 4 (8.00%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Applications Specialist
5 3 (6.00%) Applications Support Specialist
5 3 (6.00%) Support Specialist
5 3 (6.00%) Test Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.00%) Administrator
6 2 (4.00%) Design Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Middleware Administrator
6 2 (4.00%) Server Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) Citrix Server Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) Middleware Architect
7 1 (2.00%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.00%) XML
2 7 (14.00%) CSS
2 7 (14.00%) HTML
3 5 (10.00%) Java EE
3 5 (10.00%) JSON
3 5 (10.00%) Middleware
4 3 (6.00%) .NET
4 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (6.00%) jQuery
4 3 (6.00%) KML
4 3 (6.00%) XMPP
5 1 (2.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (16.00%) Data Centre
3 5 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (8.00%) Replication
5 2 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.00%) Cloud Native
6 1 (2.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 24 (48.00%) Windows
2 18 (36.00%) Windows Server
3 17 (34.00%) Linux
4 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (20.00%) Windows 10
6 6 (12.00%) Solaris
6 6 (12.00%) Unix
7 5 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (10.00%) Windows 7
8 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (2.00%) Android
10 1 (2.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (18.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (12.00%) Digital Marketing
2 6 (12.00%) Programme Management
3 5 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (10.00%) Security Hardening
4 4 (8.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (8.00%) Preventative Maintenance
4 4 (8.00%) User Stories
5 3 (6.00%) DSDM
5 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (6.00%) Migration
5 3 (6.00%) NsoIT
5 3 (6.00%) Project Management
5 3 (6.00%) Scrum
5 3 (6.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) Java
2 8 (16.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (14.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (12.00%) Bash Shell
4 6 (12.00%) SQL
5 5 (10.00%) C
5 5 (10.00%) Python
6 3 (6.00%) PHP
7 2 (4.00%) VBScript
8 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 37 (74.00%) Security Cleared
2 27 (54.00%) DV Cleared
3 17 (34.00%) SC Cleared
4 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (14.00%) MCSA
6 4 (8.00%) MCSE
7 2 (4.00%) CCNA
7 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.00%) CCENT
8 1 (2.00%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) CISA
8 1 (2.00%) CISM
8 1 (2.00%) CISSP
8 1 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) RMADS
System Software
1 19 (38.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (18.00%) Docker
3 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (6.00%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (6.00%) XenApp
5 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.00%) VMware NSX
6 1 (2.00%) BitLocker
6 1 (2.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (22.00%) SCCM
2 5 (10.00%) Ansible
3 4 (8.00%) SCOM
4 3 (6.00%) vCenter Server
5 2 (4.00%) WSUS
6 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (2.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (2.00%) FortiGate
6 1 (2.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 18 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (26.00%) VMware
3 7 (14.00%) CA
3 7 (14.00%) Cisco
4 6 (12.00%) Atlassian
4 6 (12.00%) SAP
5 5 (10.00%) Citrix
5 5 (10.00%) Oracle
6 4 (8.00%) Veeam
7 3 (6.00%) Gemalto
7 3 (6.00%) HP
8 1 (2.00%) Aerohive Networks
8 1 (2.00%) Apple
8 1 (2.00%) Aruba
8 1 (2.00%) Dell
8 1 (2.00%) Forcepoint
8 1 (2.00%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.00%) Scality
8 1 (2.00%) Sophos