The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PKI in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PKI over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Rank 45 67 86
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +19
Contract jobs citing PKI 18 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.05% 1.00% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.00% 4.42% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
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£363 £430 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.69% +34.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £450 £355
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +26.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £34.53 £11.50
% change year-on-year
+30.33% +200.23%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
180 226 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 20.50% 22.60% 16.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 114 93
Average daily rate £363 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £255 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 5
Average hourly rate £15.63 £13.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.74% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £8.00 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £22.98 £19.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

PKI
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

PKI Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

PKI
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

PKI Daily Rate Trend in Reading

PKI
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PKI across the Reading region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

PKI Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

PKI
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

PKI Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

PKI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 (83.33%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
3 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (45.83%) TCP/IP
4 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
4 11 (45.83%) SQL
4 11 (45.83%) PowerShell
5 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
5 10 (41.67%) DNS
5 10 (41.67%) IIS
6 9 (37.50%) DCOM
6 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 9 (37.50%) T-SQL
6 9 (37.50%) VBScript
6 9 (37.50%) Internet
6 9 (37.50%) WMI
6 9 (37.50%) SCCM
6 9 (37.50%) SCOM
7 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
8 6 (25.00%) Firewall
9 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
9 5 (20.83%) Linux
10 4 (16.67%) VPN
10 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
10 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
11 3 (12.50%) Cisco
11 3 (12.50%) SMTP
11 3 (12.50%) Terminal Services
11 3 (12.50%) .NET

PKI
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 10 (41.67%) IIS
2 2 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.17%) Apache
3 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) TCP/IP
2 10 (41.67%) DNS
3 9 (37.50%) Internet
4 6 (25.00%) Firewall
5 4 (16.67%) VPN
6 3 (12.50%) SMTP
7 2 (8.33%) ATM
7 2 (8.33%) SSL
7 2 (8.33%) SSH
8 1 (4.17%) Network Security
8 1 (4.17%) NetScaler
8 1 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (4.17%) IPv4
8 1 (4.17%) IPv6
8 1 (4.17%) LAN
8 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) SCCM Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Field Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Build Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Design Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Designer
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Design Authority
5 2 (8.33%) Security Designer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Security Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) DCOM
2 3 (12.50%) .NET
3 2 (8.33%) Middleware
4 1 (4.17%) OLE
4 1 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Smartcard
2 2 (8.33%) Cryptography
3 1 (4.17%) iPad
3 1 (4.17%) Tandem
3 1 (4.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Linux
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.33%) UNIX
4 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
3 2 (8.33%) Identity Management
3 2 (8.33%) Data Security
3 2 (8.33%) Security Management
3 2 (8.33%) Information Security
3 2 (8.33%) Network Design
3 2 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
4 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.17%) Change Management
4 1 (4.17%) Build Automation
4 1 (4.17%) Database Security
4 1 (4.17%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (4.17%) Security Architecture
4 1 (4.17%) SIEM
4 1 (4.17%) Validation
4 1 (4.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) SQL
1 11 (45.83%) PowerShell
2 9 (37.50%) T-SQL
2 9 (37.50%) VBScript
3 3 (12.50%) C++
3 3 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.17%) C
4 1 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) CISSP
3 2 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.50%) Terminal Services
3 1 (4.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (37.50%) WMI
1 9 (37.50%) SCCM
1 9 (37.50%) SCOM
2 1 (4.17%) WSUS
2 1 (4.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Cisco
3 2 (8.33%) Citrix
3 2 (8.33%) CA
3 2 (8.33%) Nokia
4 1 (4.17%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) AppSense
4 1 (4.17%) Symantec
4 1 (4.17%) McAfee
4 1 (4.17%) Veritas
4 1 (4.17%) Apple
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle