The first 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 18 April 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 Reading 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Rank 65 69 76
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Contract jobs citing PKI 8 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.74% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.64% 0.56% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
Average daily rate £438 - £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 - £460
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 - £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £400 £379
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +5.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 - £28.00
Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
220 180 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 20.48% 23.32% 18.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 65 107
Average daily rate £350 £355 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.26% -2.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £211 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 14
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £15.00 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £18.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
PKI
Berkshire

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 18 (64.29%) Windows
2 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 12 (42.86%) IIS
4 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
5 10 (35.71%) DNS
5 10 (35.71%) Cisco
6 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared
7 8 (28.57%) SQL
8 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
8 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (25.00%) Telecoms
8 7 (25.00%) Lync
9 6 (21.43%) Network Load Balancing
9 6 (21.43%) Degree
9 6 (21.43%) Customer Engagement
9 6 (21.43%) MCTS
9 6 (21.43%) MCITP
9 6 (21.43%) Live Communications Server
9 6 (21.43%) Replication
9 6 (21.43%) Smartcard
9 6 (21.43%) RTP
9 6 (21.43%) Service Management
9 6 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (21.43%) Nortel
9 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (21.43%) Avaya
9 6 (21.43%) Lotus
9 6 (21.43%) PBX
9 6 (21.43%) PSTN
9 6 (21.43%) ITIL

PKI
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (42.86%) IIS
2 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (25.00%) Lync
3 6 (21.43%) Live Communications Server
4 1 (3.57%) Apache
4 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) DNS
2 6 (21.43%) RTP
2 6 (21.43%) PBX
2 6 (21.43%) PSTN
3 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.14%) Internet
4 1 (3.57%) IPsec
4 1 (3.57%) SMTP
4 1 (3.57%) DHCP
4 1 (3.57%) 3G
4 1 (3.57%) DMZ
4 1 (3.57%) VPN
4 1 (3.57%) Network Security
4 1 (3.57%) LTE
4 1 (3.57%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Consultant
2 6 (21.43%) Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Support Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Security Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) Support Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Information Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) Field Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Security Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Design Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Field Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Security Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
2 2 (7.14%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Replication
1 6 (21.43%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.57%) Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Network Load Balancing
1 6 (21.43%) Customer Engagement
1 6 (21.43%) Service Management
1 6 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (21.43%) ITIL
2 3 (10.71%) Validation
2 3 (10.71%) Network Design
2 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.57%) Migration
4 1 (3.57%) Information Security
4 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) SQL
2 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
3 2 (7.14%) VBScript
4 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
2 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared
3 6 (21.43%) Degree
3 6 (21.43%) MCTS
3 6 (21.43%) MCITP
3 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) XenApp
2 3 (10.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (10.71%) vSphere
3 1 (3.57%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
1 2 (7.14%) SCOM
1 2 (7.14%) WMI
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Cisco
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (21.43%) Nortel
3 6 (21.43%) Avaya
3 6 (21.43%) Lotus
4 3 (10.71%) Wyse
4 3 (10.71%) CA
4 3 (10.71%) Veritas
4 3 (10.71%) Citrix
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle