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 29 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
Rank 58 49 75
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +26
Contract jobs citing PKI 10 35 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.11% 3.23% 0.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.61% 9.46% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 0
Average daily rate
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£420 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £420 £318
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +32.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £31.56 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.38% +66.07%
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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
217 370 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 24.19% 34.13% 20.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 202 76
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 19
Average hourly rate £27.83 £17.50 £16.44
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.02% +6.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -4.71%

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
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 29 December 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 14 (58.33%) Windows
1 14 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 12 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (41.67%) Active Directory
4 8 (33.33%) DNS
4 8 (33.33%) IIS
4 8 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 7 (29.17%) SQL
5 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
6 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 6 (25.00%) VBScript
6 6 (25.00%) SCCM
7 5 (20.83%) SCOM
7 5 (20.83%) WMI
7 5 (20.83%) T-SQL
7 5 (20.83%) DCOM
7 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
7 5 (20.83%) Internet
8 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
8 4 (16.67%) IDOL
8 4 (16.67%) Publishing
8 4 (16.67%) Information Management
9 3 (12.50%) Service Management
9 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
9 3 (12.50%) Oracle
9 3 (12.50%) Cisco
9 3 (12.50%) CA
9 3 (12.50%) Java
10 2 (8.33%) PHP

PKI
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 8 (33.33%) IIS
2 2 (8.33%) JBoss
2 2 (8.33%) Apache
2 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) Live Communications Server
2 2 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (8.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (8.33%) Lync
3 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.17%) GroupWise
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.17%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) DNS
2 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
3 5 (20.83%) Internet
4 2 (8.33%) RTP
4 2 (8.33%) SSL
4 2 (8.33%) PBX
4 2 (8.33%) PSTN
5 1 (4.17%) WAN
5 1 (4.17%) HTTP
5 1 (4.17%) IPv4
5 1 (4.17%) IPv6
5 1 (4.17%) Firewall
5 1 (4.17%) SSH
5 1 (4.17%) NetScaler
5 1 (4.17%) VPN
5 1 (4.17%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) IDOL
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) StarTeam
General
1 4 (16.67%) Publishing
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Architect
1 5 (20.83%) Field Engineer
1 5 (20.83%) SCCM Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Applications Architect
3 2 (8.33%) Security Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Security Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Web Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Design Authority
4 1 (4.17%) Middleware Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Security Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) DCOM
2 2 (8.33%) HTML
2 2 (8.33%) Middleware
2 2 (8.33%) J2EE
3 1 (4.17%) OLE
3 1 (4.17%) Application Packaging
3 1 (4.17%) .NET
3 1 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.33%) Open Source
2 1 (4.17%) iPad
2 1 (4.17%) Smartcard
2 1 (4.17%) Replication
2 1 (4.17%) Tandem
2 1 (4.17%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.33%) Linux
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.33%) UNIX
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
1 4 (16.67%) Information Management
2 3 (12.50%) Service Management
3 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (4.17%) Release Management
4 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
4 1 (4.17%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (4.17%) Build Automation
4 1 (4.17%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (4.17%) Validation
4 1 (4.17%) Migration
4 1 (4.17%) Network Design
4 1 (4.17%) Change Management
4 1 (4.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 7 (29.17%) SQL
3 6 (25.00%) VBScript
4 5 (20.83%) T-SQL
5 3 (12.50%) Java
6 2 (8.33%) PHP
7 1 (4.17%) C
7 1 (4.17%) C#
7 1 (4.17%) C++
7 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 12 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.33%) MCTS
3 2 (8.33%) MCITP
3 2 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) SCCM
2 5 (20.83%) SCOM
2 5 (20.83%) WMI
3 1 (4.17%) WSUS
3 1 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (4.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (4.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) Cisco
2 3 (12.50%) CA
3 2 (8.33%) Nortel
3 2 (8.33%) Citrix
3 2 (8.33%) Avaya
3 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.33%) Lotus
3 2 (8.33%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) AppSense
4 1 (4.17%) Borland
4 1 (4.17%) Apple
4 1 (4.17%) Symantec
4 1 (4.17%) McAfee
4 1 (4.17%) Novell
4 1 (4.17%) Veritas
4 1 (4.17%) Sun