Period
to 24 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Kerberos skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Kerberos over the 6 months to 24 May 2019 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.

Kerberos
UK
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 706 644 683
Rank change year-on-year -62 +39 +70
Contract jobs citing Kerberos 138 250 171
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.25% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.20% 1.85% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 148 103
UK median daily rate £575 £516 £533
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.38% -3.05% +42.00%
10th Percentile £413 £322 £365
90th Percentile £763 £625 £698
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £444 £440
% change year-on-year +18.31% +0.85% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
UK median hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.25 -

Kerberos is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 11,523 13,495 12,621
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.57% 13.39% 13.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,127 8,345 7,705
UK median daily rate £429 £425 £412
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.06% +3.03% +3.00%
10th Percentile £205 £203 £208
90th Percentile £613 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £390 £388
% change year-on-year +5.77% +0.65% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 544 742 731
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £19.49 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.64% -4.95% -18.00%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.89 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.24 £19.90
% change year-on-year -9.06% -3.30% -20.40%

Kerberos
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Kerberos as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Kerberos in the UK

Kerberos
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Kerberos in the UK

Kerberos
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Kerberos over the 6 months to 24 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Kerberos in the UK

Kerberos
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Kerberos in the UK

Kerberos
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Kerberos within the UK over the 6 months to 24 May 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
England -64 133 £575 +9.52% 4
UK excluding London -31 69 £525 +18.31% 3
London -9 63 £600 +9.09% 1
Midlands +21 22 £490 +67.52% 3
West Midlands +10 16 £507 +59.53% 2
North of England +19 14 £538 +40.52%
South West -51 13 £500 -2.44%
Yorkshire +6 10 £525 +37.25%
East of England +6 10 £638 +79.58%
South East -5 9 £438 +2.94%
East Midlands +15 6 £363 +25.54% 1
North West +20 2 £625 -
North East - 2 £600 -
Scotland +22 1 - -

For the 6 months to 24 May 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Kerberos 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 with a requirement for Kerberos.

1 56 (40.58%) Linux
2 51 (36.96%) Big Data
3 48 (34.78%) Java
3 48 (34.78%) Hadoop
4 45 (32.61%) Ansible
5 44 (31.88%) DevOps
5 44 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (31.88%) LDAP
6 40 (28.99%) Python
6 40 (28.99%) SQL
7 35 (25.36%) Microsoft
7 35 (25.36%) Kafka
8 34 (24.64%) HBase
8 34 (24.64%) SSL
9 33 (23.91%) Active Directory
9 33 (23.91%) Docker
9 33 (23.91%) Apache Spark
10 30 (21.74%) Windows
10 30 (21.74%) Terraform
11 29 (21.01%) Jenkins
12 28 (20.29%) Finance
13 27 (19.57%) Hortonworks
13 27 (19.57%) Apache Hive
14 26 (18.84%) HDFS
15 25 (18.12%) Amazon AWS
16 24 (17.39%) SAML
16 24 (17.39%) Analytics
17 23 (16.67%) DNS
17 23 (16.67%) Security Cleared
18 22 (15.94%) WCF

Kerberos
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 33 (23.91%) Apache Spark
2 20 (14.49%) Apache
3 15 (10.87%) IIS
4 14 (10.14%) Apache Solr
4 14 (10.14%) Tomcat
5 11 (7.97%) Elasticsearch
5 11 (7.97%) nginx
6 8 (5.80%) Confluence
6 8 (5.80%) Oracle Coherence
6 8 (5.80%) WebSphere
6 8 (5.80%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (3.62%) SharePoint
8 4 (2.90%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (2.17%) Mule
10 2 (1.45%) Apache Qpid
10 2 (1.45%) Drupal
10 2 (1.45%) SAS
11 1 (0.72%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.72%) GemFire
11 1 (0.72%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 11 (7.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (7.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 10 (7.25%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 25 (18.12%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (12.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (6.52%) Amazon S3
4 8 (5.80%) OpenShift
5 7 (5.07%) GitHub
6 5 (3.62%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (2.17%) Power Platform
8 2 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (1.45%) Apigee
8 2 (1.45%) Office 365
8 2 (1.45%) OneDrive
8 2 (1.45%) SaaS
8 2 (1.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.72%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 34 (24.64%) SSL
2 23 (16.67%) DNS
3 12 (8.70%) HTTP
4 8 (5.80%) Firewall
4 8 (5.80%) TCP/IP
5 6 (4.35%) Wireshark
6 4 (2.90%) WebEx
7 3 (2.17%) DHCP
7 3 (2.17%) Internet
7 3 (2.17%) NAS
8 2 (1.45%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (1.45%) SNMP
8 2 (1.45%) VLAN
8 2 (1.45%) VPN
8 2 (1.45%) X.500
9 1 (0.72%) DMZ
9 1 (0.72%) ICMP
9 1 (0.72%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.72%) SSH
9 1 (0.72%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (36.96%) Big Data
2 48 (34.78%) Hadoop
3 34 (24.64%) HBase
4 27 (19.57%) Apache Hive
5 15 (10.87%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (10.14%) Impala
7 13 (9.42%) Pentaho
8 12 (8.70%) MongoDB
9 7 (5.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 7 (5.07%) SQL Server
10 6 (4.35%) JanusGraph
10 6 (4.35%) NoSQL
11 5 (3.62%) Data Lake
11 5 (3.62%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (3.62%) MySQL
12 4 (2.90%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (2.90%) Relational Database
13 3 (2.17%) Apache Zeppelin
13 3 (2.17%) Sqoop
14 2 (1.45%) Apache Ignite
Development Applications
1 29 (21.01%) Jenkins
2 22 (15.94%) Maven
3 18 (13.04%) JIRA
4 17 (12.32%) Git (software)
5 12 (8.70%) Artifactory
6 11 (7.97%) Visual Studio
7 8 (5.80%) Cucumber
7 8 (5.80%) Eclipse
7 8 (5.80%) Rational Application Developer
8 6 (4.35%) Gradle
8 6 (4.35%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (2.90%) Fiddler
9 4 (2.90%) Hudson
10 3 (2.17%) Selenium
10 3 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.45%) IntelliJ
12 1 (0.72%) ERwin
12 1 (0.72%) FishEye
12 1 (0.72%) Metasploit
12 1 (0.72%) Toad
General
1 28 (20.29%) Finance
2 14 (10.14%) Banking
3 4 (2.90%) Front Office
3 4 (2.90%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.72%) Games
4 1 (0.72%) German Language
4 1 (0.72%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 31 (22.46%) Developer
2 28 (20.29%) Big Data Engineer
3 24 (17.39%) Architect
3 24 (17.39%) Data Engineer
4 19 (13.77%) Administrator
5 17 (12.32%) Platform Engineer
6 16 (11.59%) Java Developer
7 12 (8.70%) Hadoop Engineer
8 11 (7.97%) Hadoop Administrator
9 10 (7.25%) Support Engineer
10 9 (6.52%) Security Architect
11 8 (5.80%) AWS Engineer
11 8 (5.80%) Consultant
11 8 (5.80%) Data Architect
11 8 (5.80%) DevOps Engineer
12 7 (5.07%) Big Data Developer
13 6 (4.35%) Agile Developer
13 6 (4.35%) AWS Developer
13 6 (4.35%) Big Data Architect
13 6 (4.35%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (31.88%) LDAP
2 35 (25.36%) Kafka
3 24 (17.39%) SAML
4 22 (15.94%) WCF
4 22 (15.94%) XML
5 19 (13.77%) .NET
5 19 (13.77%) REST
6 16 (11.59%) Spring
7 11 (7.97%) SOAP
7 11 (7.97%) SPNEGO
8 10 (7.25%) Apache Camel
8 10 (7.25%) Apache NiFi
8 10 (7.25%) Drools
8 10 (7.25%) Elastic Stack
8 10 (7.25%) SailPoint
8 10 (7.25%) Web Services
8 10 (7.25%) Windows Identity Foundation
9 8 (5.80%) JAX-RS
9 8 (5.80%) JAX-WS
9 8 (5.80%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.94%) PKI
2 12 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.07%) Replication
4 5 (3.62%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.90%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.17%) Clustering
6 3 (2.17%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.17%) Private Cloud
6 3 (2.17%) Smartcard
7 2 (1.45%) Fintech
7 2 (1.45%) HP Superdome
7 2 (1.45%) User Experience
8 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.72%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.72%) Machine to Machine
8 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.72%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.72%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 56 (40.58%) Linux
2 30 (21.74%) Windows
3 17 (12.32%) Unix
4 6 (4.35%) CentOS
4 6 (4.35%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 3 (2.17%) Windows 10
6 3 (2.17%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.45%) HPUX
8 1 (0.72%) Android
8 1 (0.72%) Kali Linux
8 1 (0.72%) Solaris
8 1 (0.72%) VMS
8 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
1 44 (31.88%) DevOps
2 24 (17.39%) Analytics
3 22 (15.94%) Problem-Solving
4 20 (14.49%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (13.04%) Migration
6 14 (10.14%) Configuration Management
6 14 (10.14%) Identity Access Management
6 14 (10.14%) Identity Management
7 13 (9.42%) ITIL
7 13 (9.42%) Visualisation
8 11 (7.97%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (7.97%) Computer Science
8 11 (7.97%) Infrastructure Automation
8 11 (7.97%) Project Management
8 11 (7.97%) Quality Management
8 11 (7.97%) Service Desk Management
9 10 (7.25%) BDD
9 10 (7.25%) ITIL V2
9 10 (7.25%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 48 (34.78%) Java
2 40 (28.99%) Python
2 40 (28.99%) SQL
3 20 (14.49%) Bash Shell
4 15 (10.87%) C#
5 13 (9.42%) Shell Script
6 12 (8.70%) Perl
6 12 (8.70%) PowerShell
7 11 (7.97%) C++
7 11 (7.97%) Java 8
8 5 (3.62%) C
8 5 (3.62%) JavaScript
9 4 (2.90%) Ruby
9 4 (2.90%) Scala
10 3 (2.17%) AWK
10 3 (2.17%) sed
11 2 (1.45%) Bourne shell
11 2 (1.45%) C-shell
11 2 (1.45%) Korn
12 1 (0.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 19 (13.77%) SC Cleared
3 14 (10.14%) Degree
4 4 (2.90%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (2.90%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.17%) MCSE
6 1 (0.72%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.72%) RHCA
6 1 (0.72%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.17%) QA
2 1 (0.72%) Def Stans
2 1 (0.72%) GDPR
System Software
1 33 (23.91%) Active Directory
1 33 (23.91%) Docker
2 26 (18.84%) HDFS
3 6 (4.35%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
4 4 (2.90%) NFS
4 4 (2.90%) Samba
4 4 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (2.17%) DFS Replication
6 2 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.72%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.72%) PowerDNS
7 1 (0.72%) RACF
7 1 (0.72%) Snort
Systems Management
1 45 (32.61%) Ansible
2 30 (21.74%) Terraform
3 21 (15.22%) Hadoop YARN
3 21 (15.22%) Single Sign-On
4 19 (13.77%) CA Single Sign-On
5 15 (10.87%) Puppet
6 12 (8.70%) Nagios
7 11 (7.97%) Kubernetes
8 8 (5.80%) logstash
8 8 (5.80%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (5.07%) Ambari
9 7 (5.07%) HP Fortify
10 6 (4.35%) Tivoli
10 6 (4.35%) ZABBIX
11 4 (2.90%) McAfee ePO
12 3 (2.17%) Control-M
12 3 (2.17%) SCOM
13 2 (1.45%) Grafana
13 2 (1.45%) Netcool
14 1 (0.72%) QRadar
Vendors
1 35 (25.36%) Microsoft
2 27 (19.57%) Hortonworks
3 22 (15.94%) Cloudera
4 19 (13.77%) CA
5 15 (10.87%) BMC
5 15 (10.87%) ForgeRock
6 14 (10.14%) Oracle
7 12 (8.70%) Splunk
8 11 (7.97%) Red Hat
8 11 (7.97%) ServiceNow
9 10 (7.25%) Axway
10 9 (6.52%) IBM
11 7 (5.07%) SaltStack
12 5 (3.62%) TIBCO
13 4 (2.90%) AppDynamics
13 4 (2.90%) McAfee
13 4 (2.90%) VMware
14 3 (2.17%) MuleSoft
14 3 (2.17%) Tableau
14 3 (2.17%) Teradata