Period
to 19 October 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PKI in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PKI over the 6 months to 19 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 169 157
Rank change year-on-year +32 -12 -16
Contract jobs citing PKI 28 11 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.70% 0.25% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.23% 0.84% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 18
Berkshire median daily rate £540 £463 £548
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.76% -15.53% +23.38%
10th Percentile £278 £418 £320
90th Percentile £575 £705 £579
South East median daily rate £500 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

PKI is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1255 1305 1493
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 31.45% 29.17% 29.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 610 656 795
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.91% +4.67%
10th Percentile £220 £228 £210
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 74 56
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% -10.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £10.50 £12.22 £12.13
90th Percentile £39.50 £43.28 £39.81
South East median hourly rate £19.63 £21.16 £18.25
% change year-on-year -7.23% +15.92% +7.35%

PKI
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing PKI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for PKI in Berkshire

PKI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PKI in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for PKI in Berkshire

PKI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PKI in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PKI in Berkshire

PKI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PKI in Berkshire

PKI
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PKI within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +21 14 £540 -1.82%
Bracknell - 9 £252 -
Slough - 1 £750 -
Windsor - 1 £550 -
PKI
South East

For the 6 months to 19 October 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PKI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for PKI.

1 14 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (39.29%) Windows
3 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 8 (28.57%) DevOps
5 7 (25.00%) SCOM
6 6 (21.43%) VMware
6 6 (21.43%) Information Security
6 6 (21.43%) SCVMM
6 6 (21.43%) SCCM
6 6 (21.43%) VMware Server
6 6 (21.43%) SolarWinds
6 6 (21.43%) Firewall
6 6 (21.43%) SCSM
7 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
7 5 (17.86%) GDPR
7 5 (17.86%) IT Strategy
7 5 (17.86%) Financial Institution
7 5 (17.86%) Finance
7 5 (17.86%) Oracle
7 5 (17.86%) DNS
7 5 (17.86%) DHCP
7 5 (17.86%) SIEM
7 5 (17.86%) Incident Management
7 5 (17.86%) PCI DSS
8 4 (14.29%) Fat Client
8 4 (14.29%) VMware Workstation
8 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (14.29%) Tomcat

PKI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.14%) Apache
2 2 (7.14%) IIS
2 2 (7.14%) JBoss
3 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.57%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (3.57%) IaaS
3 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) Firewall
2 5 (17.86%) DHCP
2 5 (17.86%) DNS
3 4 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (7.14%) 4G
4 2 (7.14%) IKE
4 2 (7.14%) Internet
4 2 (7.14%) IPsec
4 2 (7.14%) LTE
4 2 (7.14%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (7.14%) VPN
5 1 (3.57%) 3G
5 1 (3.57%) BGP
5 1 (3.57%) FCAPS
5 1 (3.57%) HSRP
5 1 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (3.57%) MPLS
5 1 (3.57%) Network Security
5 1 (3.57%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (3.57%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) MySQL
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) VoltDB
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
1 5 (17.86%) Financial Institution
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Architect
2 7 (25.00%) Security Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Consultant
4 4 (14.29%) Server Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Server Support
4 4 (14.29%) Server Support Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Active Directory Consultant
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Active Directory Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Network Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Security Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Service Architect
7 1 (3.57%) IP Specialist
7 1 (3.57%) Radio Specialist
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) .NET
1 2 (7.14%) LAMP
2 1 (3.57%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Fat Client
1 4 (14.29%) Thin Client
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) FMCG
3 1 (3.57%) Smart Meter
3 1 (3.57%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
4 4 (14.29%) Unix
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (10.71%) Linux
6 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) DevOps
2 6 (21.43%) Information Security
3 5 (17.86%) Incident Management
3 5 (17.86%) IT Strategy
3 5 (17.86%) SIEM
4 2 (7.14%) Break/Fix
4 2 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.14%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (7.14%) Server Building
5 1 (3.57%) Cryptography
5 1 (3.57%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (3.57%) High Availability
5 1 (3.57%) Identity Management
5 1 (3.57%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.57%) Project Management
5 1 (3.57%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (3.57%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) Java
2 3 (10.71%) Python
2 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
3 2 (7.14%) Perl
3 2 (7.14%) PHP
3 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.14%) VBScript
4 1 (3.57%) AWK
4 1 (3.57%) sed
4 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) MCSE
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) GDPR
1 5 (17.86%) PCI DSS
2 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (21.43%) VMware Server
3 4 (14.29%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) SCOM
2 6 (21.43%) SCCM
2 6 (21.43%) SCSM
2 6 (21.43%) SCVMM
3 2 (7.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (7.14%) PowerCLI
3 2 (7.14%) SELinux
4 1 (3.57%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) SolarWinds
1 6 (21.43%) VMware
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.14%) BMC
4 2 (7.14%) WSO2
5 1 (3.57%) 3PAR
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco
5 1 (3.57%) Dell
5 1 (3.57%) HP
5 1 (3.57%) Infoblox
5 1 (3.57%) Juniper
5 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.57%) Remedy