The first 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Berkshire region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Rank 95 102 127
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +25
Contract jobs citing PKI 25 21 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.99% 0.87% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.73% 4.03% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 5
Average daily rate
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£381 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.73% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £475 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £475 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £474 £390
% change year-on-year
-26.16% +21.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £11.50
% change year-on-year
- +226.08%
Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
529 521 624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.03% 21.67% 19.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 226 259
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 27 26
Average hourly rate £18.36 £16.86 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.89% -49.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £9.25 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £36.75 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
- -18.38%
PKI
South East

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 31 July 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 31 July 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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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 +21 19 £381 -
Bracknell -3 1 - -
Newbury - - - -
PKI
South East

PKI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 27 (75.00%) Windows
2 17 (47.22%) Microsoft
2 17 (47.22%) Security Cleared
3 14 (38.89%) SC Cleared
3 14 (38.89%) Active Directory
4 12 (33.33%) DNS
4 12 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 12 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 12 (33.33%) SQL
4 12 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 11 (30.56%) IIS
6 10 (27.78%) DCOM
6 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
6 10 (27.78%) T-SQL
6 10 (27.78%) VBScript
6 10 (27.78%) Internet
6 10 (27.78%) SCCM
6 10 (27.78%) SCOM
6 10 (27.78%) WMI
7 9 (25.00%) Firewall
8 7 (19.44%) Management Information System
8 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (16.67%) Linux
9 6 (16.67%) VPN
10 5 (13.89%) SMTP
10 5 (13.89%) Terminal Services
10 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
11 4 (11.11%) Network Security
11 4 (11.11%) Information Security
11 4 (11.11%) Telecoms

PKI
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 11 (30.56%) IIS
2 2 (5.56%) Apache
2 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.78%) Lync
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 12 (33.33%) DNS
2 10 (27.78%) Internet
3 9 (25.00%) Firewall
4 6 (16.67%) VPN
5 5 (13.89%) SMTP
6 4 (11.11%) Network Security
7 3 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (5.56%) SSH
8 2 (5.56%) ATM
8 2 (5.56%) LAN
8 2 (5.56%) WAN
8 2 (5.56%) SSL
8 2 (5.56%) IPv4
8 2 (5.56%) IPv6
8 2 (5.56%) DMZ
9 1 (2.78%) Unified Communications
9 1 (2.78%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) SCCM Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Field Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Security Consultant
3 6 (16.67%) Consultant
4 5 (13.89%) Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Designer
6 3 (8.33%) Build Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Server Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Windows Server Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Security Designer
7 2 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) IT Security Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) IT Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Design Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Design Authority
8 1 (2.78%) Release Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) DCOM
2 3 (8.33%) .NET
3 2 (5.56%) Middleware
4 1 (2.78%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.56%) Smart Meter
2 2 (5.56%) iPad
2 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.56%) Smartcard
3 1 (2.78%) Replication
3 1 (2.78%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 27 (75.00%) Windows
2 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (16.67%) Linux
4 4 (11.11%) UNIX
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
2 4 (11.11%) Information Security
3 3 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 3 (8.33%) Security Architecture
3 3 (8.33%) Database Security
4 2 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (5.56%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (5.56%) Matrix Management
4 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.56%) Data Protection
4 2 (5.56%) Project Management
4 2 (5.56%) Identity Management
4 2 (5.56%) Data Security
4 2 (5.56%) Security Management
4 2 (5.56%) Risk Management
4 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
4 2 (5.56%) Network Design
4 2 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (2.78%) Supplier Management
5 1 (2.78%) eTOM
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) SQL
1 12 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 10 (27.78%) T-SQL
2 10 (27.78%) VBScript
3 3 (8.33%) C
4 2 (5.56%) C++
4 2 (5.56%) Java
4 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (47.22%) Security Cleared
2 14 (38.89%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) CISSP
3 2 (5.56%) Degree
4 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.89%) Terminal Services
3 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (2.78%) vSphere
4 1 (2.78%) UAG
4 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (27.78%) SCCM
1 10 (27.78%) SCOM
1 10 (27.78%) WMI
2 2 (5.56%) WSUS
2 2 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 17 (47.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Citrix
2 3 (8.33%) Cisco
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) Apple
3 2 (5.56%) CA
3 2 (5.56%) Nokia
3 2 (5.56%) McAfee
3 2 (5.56%) VMware
4 1 (2.78%) AppSense
4 1 (2.78%) Veritas
4 1 (2.78%) Symantec