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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Rank 93 105 107
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Contract jobs citing PKI 34 25 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.28% 0.96% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.97% 3.37% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 0
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£450 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £413 £363
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +13.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.56 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-17.60% +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
684 741 433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.85% 28.49% 20.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 374 180
Average daily rate £385 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.60% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 32 42
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.11 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -4.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.53 £11.90 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £41.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 -2 11 £420 +5.00% 3
Bracknell - 10 £338 -
Slough - 1 £475 - 1
Maidenhead - - - -
PKI
South East

PKI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 28 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 22 (45.83%) Windows
3 19 (39.58%) SC Cleared
4 17 (35.42%) VMware
5 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 14 (29.17%) SQL
7 11 (22.92%) Hyper-V
8 10 (20.83%) Configuration Management
9 9 (18.75%) Citrix
9 9 (18.75%) DV Cleared
9 9 (18.75%) SCCM
10 8 (16.67%) XenApp
10 8 (16.67%) XenDesktop
10 8 (16.67%) Lumension
10 8 (16.67%) NetScaler
10 8 (16.67%) Active Directory
10 8 (16.67%) Dell
10 8 (16.67%) AppSense
10 8 (16.67%) Wyse
11 7 (14.58%) SSL
11 7 (14.58%) Red Hat
11 7 (14.58%) Linux
11 7 (14.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (12.50%) Mobile App
12 6 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
12 6 (12.50%) UNIX
12 6 (12.50%) VBScript
12 6 (12.50%) C
12 6 (12.50%) Firmware
13 5 (10.42%) CISSP

PKI
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 5 (10.42%) IIS
1 5 (10.42%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.25%) Live Communications Server
2 3 (6.25%) Lync
3 2 (4.17%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.17%) JBoss
3 2 (4.17%) Apache
3 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.08%) GroupWise
4 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.08%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.67%) NetScaler
2 7 (14.58%) SSL
3 5 (10.42%) DNS
3 5 (10.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (8.33%) Network Security
4 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.25%) PBX
5 3 (6.25%) PSTN
5 3 (6.25%) RTP
6 2 (4.17%) Internet
7 1 (2.08%) HTTP
7 1 (2.08%) Firewall
7 1 (2.08%) SSH
7 1 (2.08%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) MySQL
2 4 (8.33%) IDOL
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) StarTeam
2 1 (2.08%) WinRunner
2 1 (2.08%) TestDirector
2 1 (2.08%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 5 (10.42%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Publishing
3 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (18.75%) Consultant
2 8 (16.67%) Architect
3 4 (8.33%) Security Manager
3 4 (8.33%) Security Architect
3 4 (8.33%) Security Engineer
3 4 (8.33%) Server Engineer
3 4 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) Field Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) Security Consultant
4 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) Applications Architect
5 2 (4.17%) SCCM Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Security Project Manager
5 2 (4.17%) Support Manager
5 2 (4.17%) Information Manager
5 2 (4.17%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (4.17%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.08%) Analyst
6 1 (2.08%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) J2EE
1 2 (4.17%) DCOM
1 2 (4.17%) HTML
1 2 (4.17%) Middleware
2 1 (2.08%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (2.08%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 5 (10.42%) CESG
2 5 (10.42%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.17%) Open Source
4 2 (4.17%) Smart Meter
4 2 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.08%) Clustering
5 1 (2.08%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.08%) Tandem
5 1 (2.08%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 22 (45.83%) Windows
2 7 (14.58%) Linux
2 7 (14.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (12.50%) UNIX
4 5 (10.42%) Windows Phone
4 5 (10.42%) Windows Phone 8
4 5 (10.42%) Apple iOS
4 5 (10.42%) Android
5 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.08%) AIX
7 1 (2.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.83%) Configuration Management
2 6 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
3 4 (8.33%) Database Security
3 4 (8.33%) Information Management
3 4 (8.33%) Information Security
3 4 (8.33%) Project Management
4 3 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 3 (6.25%) Service Management
4 3 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.25%) Risk Management
4 3 (6.25%) Data Protection
4 3 (6.25%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (4.17%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (4.17%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (4.17%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (4.17%) Security Testing
5 2 (4.17%) Time Management
5 2 (4.17%) MODAF
5 2 (4.17%) TOGAF
5 2 (4.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 14 (29.17%) SQL
2 6 (12.50%) VBScript
2 6 (12.50%) C
3 5 (10.42%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.25%) Java
4 3 (6.25%) VB
5 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.17%) PHP
6 1 (2.08%) C++
Qualifications
1 28 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 19 (39.58%) SC Cleared
3 9 (18.75%) DV Cleared
4 5 (10.42%) CISSP
5 4 (8.33%) CISM
6 3 (6.25%) CISA
6 3 (6.25%) Degree
7 2 (4.17%) MAPM
7 2 (4.17%) MCITP
7 2 (4.17%) MCTS
7 2 (4.17%) PMP
7 2 (4.17%) PMI Certification
7 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 4 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (22.92%) Hyper-V
2 8 (16.67%) XenApp
2 8 (16.67%) XenDesktop
2 8 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (12.50%) Firmware
4 5 (10.42%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (18.75%) SCCM
2 4 (8.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (4.17%) SCOM
4 2 (4.17%) WMI
5 1 (2.08%) Netcool
5 1 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (2.08%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 17 (35.42%) VMware
2 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 9 (18.75%) Citrix
4 8 (16.67%) Lumension
4 8 (16.67%) Dell
4 8 (16.67%) AppSense
4 8 (16.67%) Wyse
5 7 (14.58%) Red Hat
6 5 (10.42%) Oracle
6 5 (10.42%) F5
7 3 (6.25%) Symantec
7 3 (6.25%) Cisco
7 3 (6.25%) Lotus
7 3 (6.25%) Borland
7 3 (6.25%) Nortel
7 3 (6.25%) Avaya
8 2 (4.17%) Fujitsu
8 2 (4.17%) Altiris
8 2 (4.17%) CA
8 2 (4.17%) McAfee