Period
to 27 January 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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 610 667 608
Rank change year-on-year +57 -59 +26
Contract jobs citing Kerberos 135 216 293
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.22% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.37% 1.73% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 141 203
UK median daily rate £550 £575 £540
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.35% +6.48% +27.06%
10th Percentile £430 £388 £296
90th Percentile £675 £713 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £475 £400
% change year-on-year +10.53% +18.75% +15.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
UK median hourly rate - - £21.95
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 9,837 12,483 13,309
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.76% 12.74% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,906 7,533 8,215
UK median daily rate £410 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £181 £200 £181
90th Percentile £600 £606 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 569 579 684
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £18.75 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +0.27% -15.48%
10th Percentile £13.38 £12.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £53.00 £48.75 £46.41
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.11 £17.46 £19.00
% change year-on-year +15.18% -8.13% -15.56%

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 27 January 2020.

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 13 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 27 January 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 +59 131 £550 -4.35% 8
London +63 79 £600 - 5
UK excluding London +78 55 £525 +10.53% 10
South West +11 20 £503 -4.29%
West Midlands +48 19 £470 +34.29%
Midlands +46 19 £470 +34.29%
South East +46 6 £425 -10.53% 2
North of England +50 5 £556 +1.14% 1
North West +32 3 £563 -0.66% 1
Scotland +21 3 - - 7
Yorkshire +44 2 £450 -14.29%
East of England +26 1 £580 -10.77%
Wales - 1 £538 -

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 65 (48.15%) AWS
2 64 (47.41%) Azure
2 64 (47.41%) Active Directory
3 48 (35.56%) SAML
4 45 (33.33%) Windows
5 44 (32.59%) Microsoft
6 42 (31.11%) Big Data
7 40 (29.63%) Ansible
8 39 (28.89%) Linux
9 38 (28.15%) SSL
10 36 (26.67%) Migration
10 36 (26.67%) Git (software)
10 36 (26.67%) Jenkins
11 35 (25.93%) Apache Spark
12 34 (25.19%) DNS
13 32 (23.70%) Apache Hive
13 32 (23.70%) Cloudera
14 31 (22.96%) Security Cleared
15 30 (22.22%) SQL
16 29 (21.48%) DevOps
17 28 (20.74%) Java
17 28 (20.74%) SC Cleared
18 27 (20.00%) LDAP
18 27 (20.00%) Identity Management
18 27 (20.00%) Hadoop YARN
19 26 (19.26%) Docker
19 26 (19.26%) Agile Software Development
19 26 (19.26%) Hadoop
20 25 (18.52%) Terraform
21 23 (17.04%) VMware

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 35 (25.93%) Apache Spark
2 18 (13.33%) Apache
3 13 (9.63%) Confluence
4 10 (7.41%) IIS
5 6 (4.44%) SharePoint
5 6 (4.44%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (4.44%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (2.96%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (2.96%) OpenStack
7 3 (2.22%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.48%) Apache Pig
8 2 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.48%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.74%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.74%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (4.44%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.74%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 65 (48.15%) AWS
2 64 (47.41%) Azure
3 19 (14.07%) Azure Active Directory
4 14 (10.37%) Office 365
5 11 (8.15%) PaaS
6 8 (5.93%) GCP
6 8 (5.93%) IaaS
6 8 (5.93%) SaaS
7 4 (2.96%) OpenShift
8 2 (1.48%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (1.48%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.74%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.74%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.74%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 38 (28.15%) SSL
2 34 (25.19%) DNS
3 20 (14.81%) Firewall
4 16 (11.85%) VPN
5 10 (7.41%) HTTP
5 10 (7.41%) Internet
6 9 (6.67%) HTTPS
7 8 (5.93%) DHCP
8 4 (2.96%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (2.96%) Network Security
8 4 (2.96%) SAN
8 4 (2.96%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (2.96%) Wireshark
8 4 (2.96%) X.500
9 3 (2.22%) IPsec
9 3 (2.22%) VLAN
10 2 (1.48%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (1.48%) DKIM
10 2 (1.48%) DMARC
10 2 (1.48%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (31.11%) Big Data
2 32 (23.70%) Apache Hive
3 26 (19.26%) Hadoop
4 19 (14.07%) Impala
5 17 (12.59%) HBase
5 17 (12.59%) Pentaho
6 10 (7.41%) Sqoop
7 6 (4.44%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (3.70%) Apache Ignite
8 5 (3.70%) NoSQL
8 5 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (3.70%) SQL Server
9 4 (2.96%) Amazon Aurora
9 4 (2.96%) MySQL
10 3 (2.22%) Cloudera CDH
10 3 (2.22%) Flink
10 3 (2.22%) JanusGraph
11 2 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.48%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.74%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 36 (26.67%) Git (software)
1 36 (26.67%) Jenkins
2 20 (14.81%) Artifactory
3 14 (10.37%) JIRA
4 8 (5.93%) Maven
5 5 (3.70%) GitLab
5 5 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (2.96%) Eclipse
6 4 (2.96%) Gradle
6 4 (2.96%) IntelliJ
6 4 (2.96%) JUnit
6 4 (2.96%) Mercurial
6 4 (2.96%) Mockito
6 4 (2.96%) Subversion
7 2 (1.48%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.74%) Bitbucket Server
8 1 (0.74%) Charles Proxy
8 1 (0.74%) Fiddler
8 1 (0.74%) FishEye
General
1 12 (8.89%) Public Sector
2 8 (5.93%) Finance
3 5 (3.70%) Banking
4 3 (2.22%) Retail
5 1 (0.74%) Automotive
5 1 (0.74%) Games
5 1 (0.74%) Legal
5 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (18.52%) Architect
2 20 (14.81%) Big Data Engineer
3 18 (13.33%) Data Engineer
4 15 (11.11%) Administrator
5 14 (10.37%) Platform Engineer
6 11 (8.15%) Consultant
6 11 (8.15%) Developer
6 11 (8.15%) DevOps Engineer
7 9 (6.67%) Java Developer
8 8 (5.93%) Hadoop Administrator
8 8 (5.93%) Information Architect
8 8 (5.93%) Information Assurance Architect
8 8 (5.93%) Security Engineer
9 7 (5.19%) Senior DevOps
9 7 (5.19%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 6 (4.44%) Active Directory Specialist
10 6 (4.44%) Security Architect
10 6 (4.44%) SharePoint Consultant
11 5 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (3.70%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (35.56%) SAML
2 27 (20.00%) LDAP
3 18 (13.33%) OAuth
4 17 (12.59%) Web Services
5 16 (11.85%) OpenID
6 12 (8.89%) Kafka
7 11 (8.15%) REST
8 10 (7.41%) Spring
9 9 (6.67%) RESTful
10 6 (4.44%) Elastic Stack
10 6 (4.44%) HTML
10 6 (4.44%) XML
11 5 (3.70%) OAuth2
11 5 (3.70%) SPNEGO
12 4 (2.96%) .NET
12 4 (2.96%) ASP.NET
12 4 (2.96%) PowerMock
12 4 (2.96%) RESTEasy
12 4 (2.96%) SailPoint
12 4 (2.96%) Samza
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.07%) PKI
2 14 (10.37%) Public Cloud
3 7 (5.19%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.44%) Algorithms
4 6 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.44%) Replication
5 5 (3.70%) N-Tier
6 4 (2.96%) Private Cloud
6 4 (2.96%) Security Operations Centre
7 3 (2.22%) Cloud Native
7 3 (2.22%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.48%) Clustering
9 1 (0.74%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 1 (0.74%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.74%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.74%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.74%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 45 (33.33%) Windows
2 39 (28.89%) Linux
3 17 (12.59%) Windows Server
4 12 (8.89%) Unix
5 11 (8.15%) Windows 10
5 11 (8.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (5.19%) CentOS
7 5 (3.70%) Ubuntu
8 4 (2.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.48%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.74%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (26.67%) Migration
2 29 (21.48%) DevOps
3 27 (20.00%) Identity Management
4 26 (19.26%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (15.56%) Open Source
6 18 (13.33%) Incident Management
7 16 (11.85%) Penetration Testing
7 16 (11.85%) Security Testing
7 16 (11.85%) Test Automation
8 15 (11.11%) DevSecOps
9 13 (9.63%) Identity Access Management
10 11 (8.15%) Information Assurance
10 11 (8.15%) Security Architecture
11 9 (6.67%) Microservices
11 9 (6.67%) Privileged Access Management
11 9 (6.67%) Software Engineering
12 8 (5.93%) Machine Learning
12 8 (5.93%) Mathematics
12 8 (5.93%) Multi-Factor Authentication
12 8 (5.93%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 30 (22.22%) SQL
2 28 (20.74%) Java
3 20 (14.81%) Python
4 19 (14.07%) PowerShell
5 12 (8.89%) Bash Shell
6 9 (6.67%) Shell Script
7 6 (4.44%) Perl
8 5 (3.70%) Ruby
9 4 (2.96%) C
9 4 (2.96%) Groovy
9 4 (2.96%) Java 8
9 4 (2.96%) VBScript
10 3 (2.22%) C#
10 3 (2.22%) C++
10 3 (2.22%) Scala
11 2 (1.48%) R
12 1 (0.74%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (22.96%) Security Cleared
2 28 (20.74%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (5.19%) MCSE
5 5 (3.70%) Degree
6 4 (2.96%) MCITP
7 3 (2.22%) CCNA
7 3 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.74%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.74%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.70%) PCI DSS
1 5 (3.70%) SLA
2 3 (2.22%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.74%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 64 (47.41%) Active Directory
2 26 (19.26%) Docker
3 13 (9.63%) HDFS
3 13 (9.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.70%) GridGain
5 4 (2.96%) NDS
5 4 (2.96%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 4 (2.96%) pfSense
5 4 (2.96%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (2.96%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (2.22%) Apache Flume
7 2 (1.48%) vSphere
8 1 (0.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.74%) OpenAM
8 1 (0.74%) OpenDJ
8 1 (0.74%) OpenIDM
Systems Management
1 40 (29.63%) Ansible
2 27 (20.00%) Hadoop YARN
3 25 (18.52%) Terraform
4 22 (16.30%) Single Sign-On
5 13 (9.63%) Kubernetes
6 9 (6.67%) Ambari
7 8 (5.93%) Oozie
8 7 (5.19%) Puppet
9 5 (3.70%) CA Single Sign-On
10 4 (2.96%) AirWatch
10 4 (2.96%) DatAdvantage
10 4 (2.96%) Nagios
10 4 (2.96%) NetIQ Identity Manager
10 4 (2.96%) SCCM
10 4 (2.96%) WSUS
11 3 (2.22%) Kibana
11 3 (2.22%) logstash
11 3 (2.22%) Nessus
11 3 (2.22%) SCOM
12 2 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 44 (32.59%) Microsoft
2 32 (23.70%) Cloudera
3 23 (17.04%) VMware
4 16 (11.85%) Cisco
5 13 (9.63%) Hortonworks
6 9 (6.67%) Meraki
6 9 (6.67%) Oracle
7 7 (5.19%) EMC
7 7 (5.19%) Palo Alto
8 6 (4.44%) F5
9 5 (3.70%) Atlassian
9 5 (3.70%) CA
9 5 (3.70%) ForgeRock
10 4 (2.96%) Cognizant
10 4 (2.96%) Dell
10 4 (2.96%) Hitachi
10 4 (2.96%) HP
10 4 (2.96%) Informatica
10 4 (2.96%) NetIQ
10 4 (2.96%) Okta