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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Rank 114 100 94
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -6
Contract jobs citing PKI 12 24 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.46% 0.99% 1.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.47% 3.22% 4.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 8
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£350 £400 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -10.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £300 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £525 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £31.56
% change year-on-year
- +42.60%
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
817 746 694
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 31.58% 30.81% 27.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 457 387 334
Average daily rate £410 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.22% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 16 33
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.75 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.10 £11.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £44.50 £33.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -14 9 £454 +25.17% 3
PKI
South East

PKI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 20 (58.82%) UNIX
2 16 (47.06%) Linux
3 13 (38.24%) LTE
3 13 (38.24%) 4G
3 13 (38.24%) Radio Access Network
4 11 (32.35%) Degree
4 11 (32.35%) Computer Science
4 11 (32.35%) IPsec
5 10 (29.41%) Telecoms
5 10 (29.41%) TCP/IP
5 10 (29.41%) Red Hat
5 10 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (26.47%) 3G
7 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
7 8 (23.53%) Electronics
8 7 (20.59%) 3GPP
8 7 (20.59%) MS Office
9 6 (17.65%) Cisco
9 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
9 6 (17.65%) SAP
9 6 (17.65%) Java
9 6 (17.65%) ABAP
9 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
9 6 (17.65%) SAP Security
9 6 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (14.71%) SSH
10 5 (14.71%) Firewall
10 5 (14.71%) Oracle
10 5 (14.71%) VPN
10 5 (14.71%) Apache

PKI
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (14.71%) Apache
2 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.88%) JBoss
2 2 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 7 (20.59%) MS Office
3 6 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) 4G
1 13 (38.24%) Radio Access Network
1 13 (38.24%) LTE
2 11 (32.35%) IPsec
3 10 (29.41%) TCP/IP
4 9 (26.47%) 3G
5 7 (20.59%) 3GPP
6 5 (14.71%) VPN
6 5 (14.71%) SSL
6 5 (14.71%) Firewall
6 5 (14.71%) SSH
7 3 (8.82%) Network Security
7 3 (8.82%) BGP
7 3 (8.82%) DNS
7 3 (8.82%) HTTP
8 2 (5.88%) IKE
8 2 (5.88%) SNMP
8 2 (5.88%) SMTP
8 2 (5.88%) DHCP
8 2 (5.88%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) DB2
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
General
1 10 (29.41%) Telecoms
2 8 (23.53%) Electronics
3 4 (11.76%) Finance
4 3 (8.82%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.94%) Publishing
5 1 (2.94%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Consultant
2 7 (20.59%) Security Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Security Consultant
3 4 (11.76%) Architect
4 3 (8.82%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) SAP Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) IP Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) RAN Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Cyber Security Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Security Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Network Security Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Network Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) Middleware
2 4 (11.76%) SAP Basis
2 4 (11.76%) .NET
3 3 (8.82%) SOAP
3 3 (8.82%) Web Services
3 3 (8.82%) REST
4 2 (5.88%) HTML
4 2 (5.88%) Application Packaging
4 2 (5.88%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.82%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) CESG
4 1 (2.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 20 (58.82%) UNIX
2 16 (47.06%) Linux
3 10 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (8.82%) Windows
4 3 (8.82%) Solaris
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) SAP Security
2 5 (14.71%) Line Management
3 4 (11.76%) Information Security
3 4 (11.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (11.76%) Time Management
4 3 (8.82%) SDLC
4 3 (8.82%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (8.82%) Ethical Hacking
4 3 (8.82%) Identity Management
4 3 (8.82%) Data Security
4 3 (8.82%) Cyber Security
4 3 (8.82%) Change Control
5 2 (5.88%) Open Source
5 2 (5.88%) Migration
5 2 (5.88%) Release Management
6 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.94%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (2.94%) Waterfall
6 1 (2.94%) Software Deployment
6 1 (2.94%) Demand Forecasting
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) Java
1 6 (17.65%) ABAP
2 4 (11.76%) C++
3 2 (5.88%) PHP
3 2 (5.88%) SQL
4 1 (2.94%) Python
4 1 (2.94%) C
4 1 (2.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) Degree
2 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
3 4 (11.76%) CISSP
4 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.94%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) PCI DSS
2 3 (8.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (8.82%) GxP
3 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
1 2 (5.88%) XenApp
1 2 (5.88%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) Nessus
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Red Hat
2 6 (17.65%) SAP
2 6 (17.65%) Cisco
2 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 5 (14.71%) Oracle
4 3 (8.82%) CheckPoint
4 3 (8.82%) F5
4 3 (8.82%) VMware
5 2 (5.88%) AppSense
5 2 (5.88%) Fortinet
5 2 (5.88%) Sun
5 2 (5.88%) Dell
5 2 (5.88%) Citrix
5 2 (5.88%) Lumension
5 2 (5.88%) Wyse
6 1 (2.94%) Qualys