The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PKI in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PKI over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Rank 97 78 106
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +28
Contract jobs citing PKI 30 46 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.14% 1.78% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.07% 5.97% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 0
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£425 £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £420 £318
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +32.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £31.56 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.38% +66.07%
PKI
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
737 770 496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.02% 29.79% 20.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 399 202
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £238 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 35 44
Average hourly rate £27.83 £24.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.59% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.70 £39.30 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -4.71%

PKI
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PKI across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

PKI Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

PKI
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PKI across the Berkshire region.

PKI Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

PKI
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PKI across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

PKI Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

PKI
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

PKI Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

PKI
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PKI within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -8 10 £420 +1.81% 1
Bracknell +4 7 £338 - 1
Slough - 2 £475 -
PKI
South East

PKI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing PKI also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PKI.

1 31 (60.78%) Windows
2 24 (47.06%) Security Cleared
3 18 (35.29%) Microsoft
4 17 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 14 (27.45%) Active Directory
5 14 (27.45%) SQL
6 12 (23.53%) IIS
6 12 (23.53%) DNS
6 12 (23.53%) VMware
7 11 (21.57%) PowerShell
8 10 (19.61%) SCCM
8 10 (19.61%) Configuration Management
8 10 (19.61%) TCP/IP
8 10 (19.61%) VBScript
9 8 (15.69%) T-SQL
9 8 (15.69%) DCOM
9 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
9 8 (15.69%) Internet
9 8 (15.69%) SCOM
9 8 (15.69%) WMI
9 8 (15.69%) Mobile Device Management
10 7 (13.73%) Mobile App
10 7 (13.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (13.73%) Red Hat
10 7 (13.73%) SSL
10 7 (13.73%) Citrix
10 7 (13.73%) Linux
10 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
10 7 (13.73%) UNIX
11 6 (11.76%) Management Information System

PKI
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing PKI also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PKI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (23.53%) IIS
2 3 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.88%) Live Communications Server
2 3 (5.88%) Lync
3 2 (3.92%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.92%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (3.92%) JBoss
3 2 (3.92%) Apache
3 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.96%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.96%) GroupWise
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.53%) DNS
2 10 (19.61%) TCP/IP
3 8 (15.69%) Internet
4 7 (13.73%) SSL
5 5 (9.80%) Network Security
5 5 (9.80%) NetScaler
5 5 (9.80%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (7.84%) Firewall
7 3 (5.88%) RTP
7 3 (5.88%) PBX
7 3 (5.88%) PSTN
8 2 (3.92%) WAN
8 2 (3.92%) IPv4
8 2 (3.92%) IPv6
8 2 (3.92%) VPN
8 2 (3.92%) LAN
8 2 (3.92%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (1.96%) SSH
9 1 (1.96%) DMZ
9 1 (1.96%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.80%) MySQL
3 4 (7.84%) IDOL
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) StarTeam
General
1 5 (9.80%) Publishing
2 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.84%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (15.69%) SCCM Engineer
2 7 (13.73%) Architect
2 7 (13.73%) Field Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) Consultant
4 4 (7.84%) Support Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Security Consultant
4 4 (7.84%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Security Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Security Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Applications Architect
5 3 (5.88%) Security Architect
5 3 (5.88%) Server Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Support Manager
6 2 (3.92%) IT Security Consultant
6 2 (3.92%) Information Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.92%) IT Consultant
6 2 (3.92%) Windows Server Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Security Project Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.69%) DCOM
2 2 (3.92%) HTML
2 2 (3.92%) Middleware
2 2 (3.92%) J2EE
3 1 (1.96%) OLE
3 1 (1.96%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.96%) .NET
3 1 (1.96%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Mobile App
2 6 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 5 (9.80%) CESG
3 5 (9.80%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.88%) Smart Meter
5 2 (3.92%) Open Source
5 2 (3.92%) iPad
5 2 (3.92%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.96%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.96%) Tandem
6 1 (1.96%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.96%) Replication
6 1 (1.96%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 31 (60.78%) Windows
2 7 (13.73%) Linux
2 7 (13.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (13.73%) UNIX
3 5 (9.80%) Apple iOS
3 5 (9.80%) Windows Phone 8
3 5 (9.80%) Windows Phone
3 5 (9.80%) Android
4 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.61%) Configuration Management
2 8 (15.69%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (9.80%) Database Security
3 5 (9.80%) Information Security
4 4 (7.84%) Data Protection
4 4 (7.84%) Risk Management
4 4 (7.84%) Information Management
5 3 (5.88%) Service Management
5 3 (5.88%) ITIL
5 3 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.88%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (3.92%) Matrix Management
6 2 (3.92%) Release Management
6 2 (3.92%) Security Testing
6 2 (3.92%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.92%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (3.92%) Security Architecture
6 2 (3.92%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 14 (27.45%) SQL
2 11 (21.57%) PowerShell
3 10 (19.61%) VBScript
4 8 (15.69%) T-SQL
5 4 (7.84%) C
6 3 (5.88%) Java
7 2 (3.92%) PHP
8 1 (1.96%) C#
8 1 (1.96%) C++
8 1 (1.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 17 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.80%) DV Cleared
3 5 (9.80%) CISSP
4 4 (7.84%) CISM
5 3 (5.88%) Degree
5 3 (5.88%) CISA
6 2 (3.92%) MAPM
6 2 (3.92%) MCTS
6 2 (3.92%) MCITP
6 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.92%) PMP
6 2 (3.92%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (7.84%) PCI DSS
2 4 (7.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (3.92%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (27.45%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.76%) Firmware
3 5 (9.80%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (9.80%) Hyper-V
4 4 (7.84%) XenApp
4 4 (7.84%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.96%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (1.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (19.61%) SCCM
2 8 (15.69%) SCOM
2 8 (15.69%) WMI
3 2 (3.92%) WSUS
3 2 (3.92%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.96%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.96%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.96%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 18 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 12 (23.53%) VMware
3 7 (13.73%) Citrix
3 7 (13.73%) Red Hat
4 5 (9.80%) AppSense
4 5 (9.80%) F5
5 4 (7.84%) Lumension
5 4 (7.84%) Wyse
5 4 (7.84%) Symantec
5 4 (7.84%) CA
5 4 (7.84%) Dell
5 4 (7.84%) Cisco
6 3 (5.88%) Oracle
6 3 (5.88%) Nortel
6 3 (5.88%) Avaya
6 3 (5.88%) Lotus
6 3 (5.88%) McAfee
7 2 (3.92%) Apple
7 2 (3.92%) Altiris
8 1 (1.96%) Borland