Period
to 18 December 2018

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 18 December 2018 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 644 600 640
Rank change year-on-year -44 +40 +87
Contract jobs citing Kerberos 263 313 252
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.30% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.95% 2.25% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 218 191
UK median daily rate £575 £550 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% +34.15% -8.89%
10th Percentile £408 £292 £305
90th Percentile £713 £700 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £388 £340
% change year-on-year +16.13% +13.97% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 0
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £21.95 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.44% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.95 -

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 13,491 13,923 15,298
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.87% 13.48% 15.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,139 8,571 9,283
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £200 £180 £213
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 642 716 788
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £22.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -14.12% +5.36%
10th Percentile £12.11 £11.00 £11.71
90th Percentile £48.73 £46.23 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -5.26% -17.39% +15.00%

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 18 December 2018.

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 18 December 2018. 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 -35 256 £575 +4.55% 12
London +4 173 £600 +4.35% 3
UK excluding London -57 88 £450 +16.13% 9
South West -3 29 £500 -13.04%
South East -23 29 £445 +11.25% 4
Midlands -24 18 £350 +25.00% 2
West Midlands -25 13 £350 +74.56% 2
Scotland -13 6 £375 -
East Midlands -4 5 £335 +19.64%
North of England -23 4 £600 +24.35% 2
East of England -11 2 - - 1
North West -11 2 £566 -3.62%
North East -7 1 £600 +22.45% 2
Yorkshire -14 1 - -

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, 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.

1 127 (48.29%) LDAP
2 113 (42.97%) Linux
3 101 (38.40%) SAML
4 92 (34.98%) Active Directory
5 90 (34.22%) Java
6 79 (30.04%) Hadoop
7 78 (29.66%) Agile Software Development
8 76 (28.90%) Windows
9 68 (25.86%) Ansible
10 67 (25.48%) Single Sign-On
11 64 (24.33%) SSL
11 64 (24.33%) Microsoft
12 61 (23.19%) Unix
13 56 (21.29%) DevOps
14 54 (20.53%) Kafka
14 54 (20.53%) Finance
15 50 (19.01%) PKI
16 49 (18.63%) Apache Spark
17 46 (17.49%) Big Data
18 45 (17.11%) HBase
18 45 (17.11%) CA Single Sign-On
19 44 (16.73%) Python
20 43 (16.35%) SQL
21 42 (15.97%) SQL Server
21 42 (15.97%) Apache
21 42 (15.97%) Problem-Solving
22 40 (15.21%) Firewall
23 39 (14.83%) Red Hat
24 38 (14.45%) .NET
24 38 (14.45%) Identity Management

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 49 (18.63%) Apache Spark
2 42 (15.97%) Apache
3 32 (12.17%) IIS
4 28 (10.65%) SharePoint
5 24 (9.13%) SharePoint 2013
6 23 (8.75%) Apache Solr
6 23 (8.75%) Tomcat
7 18 (6.84%) nginx
8 17 (6.46%) Confluence
9 15 (5.70%) Apache Qpid
9 15 (5.70%) Drupal
10 8 (3.04%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (3.04%) K2 blackpearl
11 6 (2.28%) Apache Pig
12 5 (1.90%) SAS
13 3 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
13 3 (1.14%) JBoss
13 3 (1.14%) MS Exchange
14 2 (0.76%) IBM Domino
14 2 (0.76%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 22 (8.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (7.98%) Microsoft Project
3 11 (4.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (3.80%) MS Visio
5 6 (2.28%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.66%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 28 (10.65%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (10.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (6.46%) Apigee
4 11 (4.18%) IaaS
5 10 (3.80%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (3.80%) Office 365
6 7 (2.66%) GitHub
7 6 (2.28%) PaaS
8 5 (1.90%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (1.90%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (1.52%) OneDrive
10 3 (1.14%) G Suite
11 2 (0.76%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.38%) Dropbox
12 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (24.33%) SSL
2 40 (15.21%) Firewall
3 34 (12.93%) HTTP
4 28 (10.65%) DNS
5 21 (7.98%) TCP/IP
6 16 (6.08%) Network Security
7 15 (5.70%) OpenLDAP
8 12 (4.56%) HTTPS
8 12 (4.56%) VPN
9 10 (3.80%) DMZ
10 9 (3.42%) Wireshark
11 8 (3.04%) DHCP
11 8 (3.04%) Internet
12 7 (2.66%) X.500
13 6 (2.28%) SAN
13 6 (2.28%) SCCP
14 5 (1.90%) LAN
14 5 (1.90%) WAN
15 2 (0.76%) IMAP
15 2 (0.76%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (30.04%) Hadoop
2 46 (17.49%) Big Data
3 45 (17.11%) HBase
4 42 (15.97%) SQL Server
5 30 (11.41%) Apache Hive
6 25 (9.51%) Apache Cassandra
6 25 (9.51%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (6.46%) Sqoop
8 12 (4.56%) MongoDB
9 10 (3.80%) NoSQL
10 9 (3.42%) MySQL
11 6 (2.28%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (2.28%) Pentaho
11 6 (2.28%) QlikView
11 6 (2.28%) Relational Database
12 5 (1.90%) Mahout
13 4 (1.52%) Data Lake
13 4 (1.52%) Oracle Database
13 4 (1.52%) Power BI
14 3 (1.14%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 31 (11.79%) Git (software)
2 29 (11.03%) JIRA
3 24 (9.13%) Artifactory
4 20 (7.60%) Jenkins
5 15 (5.70%) Bitbucket
5 15 (5.70%) Maven
6 13 (4.94%) IntelliJ
7 12 (4.56%) Cucumber
8 7 (2.66%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (2.28%) Fiddler
9 6 (2.28%) Visual Studio
10 4 (1.52%) GitLab
11 3 (1.14%) AutoIt
12 2 (0.76%) FishEye
12 2 (0.76%) Gradle
12 2 (0.76%) JUnit
12 2 (0.76%) Mocha
12 2 (0.76%) Spock
12 2 (0.76%) webpack
13 1 (0.38%) Toad
General
1 54 (20.53%) Finance
2 21 (7.98%) Banking
3 8 (3.04%) Investment Banking
4 6 (2.28%) Legal
5 4 (1.52%) Publishing
6 2 (0.76%) Electronics
6 2 (0.76%) Games
6 2 (0.76%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.76%) Marketing
6 2 (0.76%) Retail
6 2 (0.76%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 71 (27.00%) Developer
2 58 (22.05%) Architect
3 39 (14.83%) Java Developer
4 30 (11.41%) Security Architect
5 22 (8.37%) DevOps Engineer
6 20 (7.60%) Administrator
7 18 (6.84%) Senior Developer
8 16 (6.08%) Big Data Engineer
8 16 (6.08%) Data Engineer
9 15 (5.70%) Consultant
9 15 (5.70%) Senior Java Developer
10 14 (5.32%) Active Directory Engineer
10 14 (5.32%) Linux Engineer
11 13 (4.94%) Applications Architect
12 11 (4.18%) SharePoint Engineer
12 11 (4.18%) Support Engineer
13 10 (3.80%) Lead Architect
13 10 (3.80%) Lead Security Architect
14 9 (3.42%) Big Data Developer
14 9 (3.42%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (48.29%) LDAP
2 101 (38.40%) SAML
3 54 (20.53%) Kafka
4 38 (14.45%) .NET
5 36 (13.69%) OAuth
6 27 (10.27%) REST
7 26 (9.89%) Spring
8 25 (9.51%) WCF
9 20 (7.60%) SPNEGO
10 18 (6.84%) OAuth2
11 16 (6.08%) Spring Boot
12 14 (5.32%) Web Services
13 13 (4.94%) COM+
13 13 (4.94%) DCOM
13 13 (4.94%) Rendezvous
14 12 (4.56%) HTML
14 12 (4.56%) SailPoint
14 12 (4.56%) XML
15 11 (4.18%) React
15 11 (4.18%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 50 (19.01%) PKI
2 24 (9.13%) Data Centre
3 13 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (4.56%) Algorithms
5 10 (3.80%) Management Information System
6 9 (3.42%) Replication
7 8 (3.04%) Clustering
8 7 (2.66%) DataPower
9 6 (2.28%) Data Structures
9 6 (2.28%) Fixed Income
10 5 (1.90%) Smartcard
11 2 (0.76%) Fintech
11 2 (0.76%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (0.76%) Reference Data
12 1 (0.38%) Cyber Defence
12 1 (0.38%) Equities
12 1 (0.38%) HP StoreVirtual
12 1 (0.38%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.38%) Robotics
12 1 (0.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 113 (42.97%) Linux
2 76 (28.90%) Windows
3 61 (23.19%) Unix
4 38 (14.45%) Windows Server
5 20 (7.60%) CentOS
6 18 (6.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (6.46%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (3.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (2.66%) AIX
10 6 (2.28%) Ubuntu
11 5 (1.90%) Apple iOS
11 5 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (1.52%) Android
12 4 (1.52%) Mac OS
12 4 (1.52%) Windows 10
13 3 (1.14%) Solaris
14 1 (0.38%) VMS
14 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (29.66%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (21.29%) DevOps
3 42 (15.97%) Problem-Solving
4 38 (14.45%) Identity Management
5 30 (11.41%) SOA
6 28 (10.65%) Business Intelligence
7 26 (9.89%) Software Delivery
8 25 (9.51%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (9.13%) ITIL
9 24 (9.13%) Migration
9 24 (9.13%) Scrum
10 22 (8.37%) Identity Access Management
11 20 (7.60%) API Development
11 20 (7.60%) Source Code Analysis
12 19 (7.22%) Quality Management
13 18 (6.84%) Project Management
13 18 (6.84%) Service Desk Management
14 17 (6.46%) TDD
15 16 (6.08%) Change Control
15 16 (6.08%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 90 (34.22%) Java
2 44 (16.73%) Python
3 43 (16.35%) SQL
4 32 (12.17%) C#
5 30 (11.41%) PowerShell
6 27 (10.27%) C++
7 22 (8.37%) Perl
8 20 (7.60%) Java 8
9 12 (4.56%) JavaScript
10 11 (4.18%) Shell Script
11 8 (3.04%) Bash Shell
11 8 (3.04%) Scala
12 6 (2.28%) C
13 3 (1.14%) R
13 3 (1.14%) Ruby
13 3 (1.14%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.76%) C-shell
14 2 (0.76%) ES6
14 2 (0.76%) Groovy
14 2 (0.76%) Korn
Qualifications
1 38 (14.45%) Security Cleared
2 29 (11.03%) SC Cleared
3 18 (6.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (3.80%) MCSE
5 8 (3.04%) Degree
6 5 (1.90%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (1.90%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.76%) CISSP
7 2 (0.76%) OCP
7 2 (0.76%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.76%) RHCA
7 2 (0.76%) RHCE
8 1 (0.38%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.38%) CCA
8 1 (0.38%) CCNA
8 1 (0.38%) CISA
8 1 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.38%) CISM
8 1 (0.38%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.18%) SLA
2 9 (3.42%) Data Quality
3 6 (2.28%) GDPR
3 6 (2.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.28%) QA
4 1 (0.38%) PMO
System Software
1 92 (34.98%) Active Directory
2 35 (13.31%) HDFS
3 28 (10.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 27 (10.27%) Docker
5 7 (2.66%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
6 6 (2.28%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (1.90%) Apache Flume
8 2 (0.76%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.76%) Samba
8 2 (0.76%) Squid
9 1 (0.38%) Cronacle
9 1 (0.38%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 68 (25.86%) Ansible
2 67 (25.48%) Single Sign-On
3 45 (17.11%) CA Single Sign-On
4 24 (9.13%) Hadoop YARN
5 20 (7.60%) HP Fortify
5 20 (7.60%) Kubernetes
5 20 (7.60%) Oozie
6 16 (6.08%) Ambari
6 16 (6.08%) Terraform
7 13 (4.94%) McAfee ePO
8 10 (3.80%) ITRS Geneos
8 10 (3.80%) Puppet
9 7 (2.66%) Tivoli
10 6 (2.28%) AirWatch
11 5 (1.90%) Control-M
12 4 (1.52%) DatAdvantage
12 4 (1.52%) Nagios
13 3 (1.14%) Grafana
14 2 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
14 2 (0.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 64 (24.33%) Microsoft
2 39 (14.83%) Red Hat
3 34 (12.93%) BMC
4 31 (11.79%) CA
5 29 (11.03%) Hortonworks
6 23 (8.75%) Oracle
7 19 (7.22%) ServiceNow
8 18 (6.84%) Axway
8 18 (6.84%) McAfee
9 14 (5.32%) Google
9 14 (5.32%) Tableau
10 13 (4.94%) TIBCO
11 12 (4.56%) Cisco
12 11 (4.18%) ForgeRock
13 8 (3.04%) Centrify
13 8 (3.04%) Cloudera
13 8 (3.04%) Dynatrace
14 7 (2.66%) IBM
14 7 (2.66%) Splunk
14 7 (2.66%) VMware