Period
to 19 September 2020

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 19 September 2020 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
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 435 729 606
Rank change year-on-year +294 -123 -2
Contract jobs citing Kerberos 76 117 311
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.13% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.89% 1.00% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 73 202
Median daily rate £500 £538 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.98% -2.27% -
10th Percentile £322 £438 £385
90th Percentile £637 £670 £673
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £495 £425
% change year-on-year -5.05% +16.47% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
Median hourly rate £53.70 - £52.50
10th Percentile £47.81 - £18.60
90th Percentile £59.99 - £73.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.70 - £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 4,021 11,713 13,704
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.61% 13.18% 13.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,298 7,126 8,319
Median daily rate £430 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £206 £200 £200
90th Percentile £625 £600 £606
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.88% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 620 724
Median hourly rate £35.00 £26.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.84% +33.75% +5.26%
10th Percentile £14.62 £13.11 £12.23
90th Percentile £54.63 £52.50 £48.53
Median hourly rate £33.50 £23.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +42.55% +20.51% +5.41%

Kerberos
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Kerberos in the UK

Kerberos
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Kerberos.

Daily rate trend for Kerberos in the UK

Kerberos
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Kerberos over the 6 months to 19 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Kerberos in the UK

Kerberos
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Kerberos.

Hourly rate trend for Kerberos in the UK

Kerberos
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Kerberos over the 6 months to 19 September 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Kerberos in the UK

Kerberos
Top 10 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 19 September 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
England +269 56 £500 -6.98% 8
UK excluding London +263 42 £470 -5.05% 5
London +202 29 £500 -12.59% 5
Scotland +87 17 £563 - 2
Work from Home -47 15 £500 -4.76%
North of England +137 12 £322 -38.76% 2
North West +105 12 £322 -28.56% 1
South East +183 10 £470 -1.05%
Midlands +87 3 - - 1
East Midlands +71 3 - -

For the 6 months to 19 September 2020, 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 44 (57.89%) LDAP
1 44 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 31 (40.79%) Security Cleared
3 29 (38.16%) Microsoft
4 27 (35.53%) Linux
5 26 (34.21%) DNS
5 26 (34.21%) High Availability
6 25 (32.89%) DevOps
7 24 (31.58%) Oracle
8 23 (30.26%) Unix
9 22 (28.95%) SQL
9 22 (28.95%) DV Cleared
9 22 (28.95%) Azure
10 21 (27.63%) Windows
11 19 (25.00%) AWS
11 19 (25.00%) Docker
11 19 (25.00%) Kubernetes
12 17 (22.37%) Ansible
12 17 (22.37%) Windows Server
12 17 (22.37%) PowerShell
12 17 (22.37%) PKI
12 17 (22.37%) TCP/IP
13 15 (19.74%) Shell Script
13 15 (19.74%) Python
13 15 (19.74%) X.500
13 15 (19.74%) Migration
13 15 (19.74%) Replication
13 15 (19.74%) Clustering
13 15 (19.74%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
14 14 (18.42%) Terraform

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 9 (11.84%) Apache
2 8 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 7 (9.21%) Apache Spark
3 7 (9.21%) Confluence
4 6 (7.89%) IIS
5 4 (5.26%) nginx
6 2 (2.63%) CMS
6 2 (2.63%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (28.95%) Azure
2 19 (25.00%) AWS
3 12 (15.79%) PaaS
4 11 (14.47%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (14.47%) GitHub
4 11 (14.47%) SaaS
5 10 (13.16%) GCP
6 9 (11.84%) IaaS
7 5 (6.58%) OpenShift
8 4 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (2.63%) NuGet
9 2 (2.63%) Power Platform
10 1 (1.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (34.21%) DNS
2 17 (22.37%) TCP/IP
3 15 (19.74%) X.500
4 7 (9.21%) DHCP
5 6 (7.89%) SSL
6 4 (5.26%) Firewall
6 4 (5.26%) HTTPS
7 3 (3.95%) HTTP
8 2 (2.63%) Internet
8 2 (2.63%) Intranet
8 2 (2.63%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (2.63%) SMTP
8 2 (2.63%) SNMP
8 2 (2.63%) WAN
8 2 (2.63%) Wireshark
9 1 (1.32%) BIG-IP
9 1 (1.32%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.32%) SAN
9 1 (1.32%) VLAN
9 1 (1.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.47%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (13.16%) OLTP
2 10 (13.16%) Oracle Database
2 10 (13.16%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (11.84%) Big Data
3 9 (11.84%) Hadoop
3 9 (11.84%) HBase
3 9 (11.84%) SQL Server
4 7 (9.21%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (7.89%) Apache Hive
5 6 (7.89%) MariaDB
5 6 (7.89%) MySQL
6 4 (5.26%) NoSQL
6 4 (5.26%) Sqoop
6 4 (5.26%) Sybase ASE
7 3 (3.95%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (3.95%) Impala
8 2 (2.63%) Flink
8 2 (2.63%) JanusGraph
8 2 (2.63%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 11 (14.47%) Subversion
2 7 (9.21%) JIRA
3 6 (7.89%) TeamCity
4 5 (6.58%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.95%) Artifactory
5 3 (3.95%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.95%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (3.95%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.63%) Bitbucket
6 2 (2.63%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.63%) FishEye
6 2 (2.63%) JMeter
6 2 (2.63%) Postman
6 2 (2.63%) REST Assured
6 2 (2.63%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.32%) Serena SBM
General
1 14 (18.42%) Finance
2 10 (13.16%) Banking
3 6 (7.89%) Investment Banking
4 5 (6.58%) Public Sector
4 5 (6.58%) Retail
5 2 (2.63%) International Banking
6 1 (1.32%) Legal
6 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (13.16%) DBA
1 10 (13.16%) Oracle DBA
2 9 (11.84%) Active Directory Engineer
3 8 (10.53%) Developer
3 8 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (9.21%) Architect
5 6 (7.89%) Junior
5 6 (7.89%) Junior DBA
5 6 (7.89%) Junior Oracle DBA
6 5 (6.58%) Administrator
6 5 (6.58%) Senior DevOps
6 5 (6.58%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Site Engineer
6 5 (6.58%) Site Reliability Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (3.95%) Lead Developer
8 3 (3.95%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.95%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (57.89%) LDAP
2 13 (17.11%) .NET
3 12 (15.79%) OAuth
4 10 (13.16%) SAML
5 8 (10.53%) OpenID
6 7 (9.21%) Node.js
6 7 (9.21%) SailPoint
7 5 (6.58%) .NET Core
7 5 (6.58%) XML
8 4 (5.26%) AngularJS
8 4 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (5.26%) CSS
8 4 (5.26%) CSS3
8 4 (5.26%) Dapper ORM
8 4 (5.26%) HTML
8 4 (5.26%) Kafka
8 4 (5.26%) LAPP Stack
8 4 (5.26%) LEMP Stack
8 4 (5.26%) RxJS
8 4 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.37%) PKI
2 15 (19.74%) Clustering
2 15 (19.74%) Replication
3 6 (7.89%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.58%) Public Cloud
5 4 (5.26%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.63%) Cloud Native
6 2 (2.63%) Wiki
7 1 (1.32%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.32%) Life Science
7 1 (1.32%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.32%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 27 (35.53%) Linux
2 23 (30.26%) Unix
3 21 (27.63%) Windows
4 17 (22.37%) Windows Server
5 12 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (15.79%) Windows Server 2016
5 12 (15.79%) Windows Server 2019
6 5 (6.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (5.26%) Solaris
8 2 (2.63%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.32%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (34.21%) High Availability
2 25 (32.89%) DevOps
3 15 (19.74%) Migration
4 14 (18.42%) Microservices
5 12 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (15.79%) Test Automation
6 10 (13.16%) Infrastructure as Code
6 10 (13.16%) Security Patching
7 9 (11.84%) Change Management
8 8 (10.53%) Configuration Management
8 8 (10.53%) DevSecOps
8 8 (10.53%) Open Source
9 7 (9.21%) Analytics
9 7 (9.21%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (9.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 6 (7.89%) ITIL
11 5 (6.58%) Load Balancing
11 5 (6.58%) Security Hardening
11 5 (6.58%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (28.95%) SQL
2 17 (22.37%) PowerShell
3 15 (19.74%) Python
3 15 (19.74%) Shell Script
4 14 (18.42%) Java
5 10 (13.16%) JavaScript
6 9 (11.84%) Bash Shell
7 7 (9.21%) C#
8 5 (6.58%) Perl
9 4 (5.26%) TypeScript
10 2 (2.63%) Groovy
10 2 (2.63%) Java 8
10 2 (2.63%) R
10 2 (2.63%) Ruby
11 1 (1.32%) C-shell
11 1 (1.32%) Go
11 1 (1.32%) Korn
11 1 (1.32%) Scala
Qualifications
1 31 (40.79%) Security Cleared
2 22 (28.95%) DV Cleared
3 12 (15.79%) SC Cleared
4 7 (9.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (7.89%) MCSE
6 3 (3.95%) Degree
7 2 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (1.32%) CCNA
8 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.32%) OCP
8 1 (1.32%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) SLA
2 2 (2.63%) GDPR
3 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.32%) QA
3 1 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 44 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 19 (25.00%) Docker
3 15 (19.74%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
4 13 (17.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (13.16%) Oracle Clusterware
5 10 (13.16%) Oracle RAC
5 10 (13.16%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (6.58%) HDFS
7 4 (5.26%) Apache Flume
8 3 (3.95%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (2.63%) Hyper-V
9 2 (2.63%) NDS
10 1 (1.32%) Samba
10 1 (1.32%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 19 (25.00%) Kubernetes
2 17 (22.37%) Ansible
3 14 (18.42%) Terraform
4 12 (15.79%) Microsoft Clustering
5 11 (14.47%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (14.47%) Single Sign-On
6 10 (13.16%) Data Guard
6 10 (13.16%) Oracle RMAN
6 10 (13.16%) Puppet
7 4 (5.26%) Oozie
7 4 (5.26%) SCOM
8 3 (3.95%) Failover Clustering
8 3 (3.95%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (2.63%) BladeLogic
9 2 (2.63%) Hadoop YARN
9 2 (2.63%) ITRS Geneos
9 2 (2.63%) logstash
9 2 (2.63%) OSSEC
9 2 (2.63%) Prometheus
9 2 (2.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 29 (38.16%) Microsoft
2 24 (31.58%) Oracle
3 13 (17.11%) VMware
4 10 (13.16%) SaltStack
5 8 (10.53%) Centrify
5 8 (10.53%) CyberArk
6 7 (9.21%) ForgeRock
6 7 (9.21%) HP
6 7 (9.21%) NetIQ
6 7 (9.21%) Okta
7 6 (7.89%) Cloudera
7 6 (7.89%) Sybase
8 5 (6.58%) Red Hat
8 5 (6.58%) Splunk
9 3 (3.95%) Cisco
9 3 (3.95%) Hortonworks
10 2 (2.63%) Atlassian
10 2 (2.63%) MapR
10 2 (2.63%) McAfee
10 2 (2.63%) MuleSoft