The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 92 89 100
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 31 28 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.22% 1.11% 0.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.43% 4.15% 3.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 11
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£313 £263 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -25.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £185 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £422 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £325 £355
% change year-on-year
+5.76% -8.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £14.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+72.41% -30.12%
ITIL Certification
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
571 675 585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.51% 26.67% 23.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 285 213
Average daily rate £375 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 14 16
Average hourly rate £21.55 £14.84 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.21% -12.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £13.87 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £27.20 £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.00%

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

ITIL Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

ITIL Certification
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 ITIL Certification within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +2 8 £344 +59.88%
Maidenhead +10 5 £230 -
Newbury +3 5 £475 - 1
Slough +1 4 £290 -27.50%
ITIL Certification
South East

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing ITIL Certification 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 ITIL Certification.

1 57 (100.00%) ITIL
2 22 (38.60%) Service Management
3 17 (29.82%) Telecoms
3 17 (29.82%) Windows
4 15 (26.32%) Remedy
5 14 (24.56%) MS Excel
5 14 (24.56%) Finance
6 13 (22.81%) Service Delivery
7 10 (17.54%) ITSM
7 10 (17.54%) SLA
8 9 (15.79%) HP
8 9 (15.79%) SQL
8 9 (15.79%) Remedy ITSM
9 8 (14.04%) VMware
9 8 (14.04%) MS PowerPoint
10 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
11 6 (10.53%) Active Directory
11 6 (10.53%) PRINCE2
11 6 (10.53%) MS Office
11 6 (10.53%) SAP
11 6 (10.53%) Project Management
11 6 (10.53%) Management Information System
11 6 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (8.77%) Integration Testing
12 5 (8.77%) Windows 7
12 5 (8.77%) Smart Meter
12 5 (8.77%) SaaS
12 5 (8.77%) Change Management
12 5 (8.77%) 3G
12 5 (8.77%) Incident Management

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing ITIL Certification 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 ITIL Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.75%) OpenStack
1 1 (1.75%) CMS
1 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.75%) Apache
1 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (24.56%) MS Excel
2 8 (14.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (10.53%) MS Office
4 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (3.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.51%) assyst
3 1 (1.75%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) SaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.77%) 3G
1 5 (8.77%) VPN
2 3 (5.26%) 4G
2 3 (5.26%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (3.51%) Firewall
3 2 (3.51%) Network Security
4 1 (1.75%) LTE
4 1 (1.75%) Junos
4 1 (1.75%) Internet
4 1 (1.75%) LAN
4 1 (1.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) DB2
2 3 (5.26%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (5.26%) SAP HANA
2 3 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (5.26%) SAP BW
General
1 17 (29.82%) Telecoms
2 14 (24.56%) Finance
3 4 (7.02%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.51%) Marketing
4 2 (3.51%) Spanish Language
4 2 (3.51%) Banking
4 2 (3.51%) Electronics
5 1 (1.75%) Retail
5 1 (1.75%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (24.56%) Service Manager
2 9 (15.79%) Analyst
3 7 (12.28%) Delivery Manager
3 7 (12.28%) Services Delivery Manager
4 6 (10.53%) Architect
4 6 (10.53%) Service Analyst
5 5 (8.77%) Service Transition Manager
5 5 (8.77%) Test Leader
5 5 (8.77%) Transition Manager
6 4 (7.02%) Technical Architect
6 4 (7.02%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Incident Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 3 (5.26%) Senior Architect
7 3 (5.26%) Team Leader
7 3 (5.26%) Senior Technical Architect
7 3 (5.26%) Change Manager
7 3 (5.26%) Technical Manager
7 3 (5.26%) Consultant
7 3 (5.26%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Management Information System
1 6 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.77%) Smart Meter
3 4 (7.02%) Replication
4 3 (5.26%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.51%) DTV
5 2 (3.51%) CMDB
5 2 (3.51%) FMCG
6 1 (1.75%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.75%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.82%) Windows
2 5 (8.77%) Windows 7
3 4 (7.02%) AIX
4 1 (1.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (100.00%) ITIL
2 22 (38.60%) Service Management
3 13 (22.81%) Service Delivery
4 10 (17.54%) ITSM
5 6 (10.53%) PRINCE2
5 6 (10.53%) Project Management
6 5 (8.77%) Integration Testing
6 5 (8.77%) Change Management
6 5 (8.77%) Incident Management
7 4 (7.02%) ERP
7 4 (7.02%) TOGAF
7 4 (7.02%) Programme Management
7 4 (7.02%) Release Management
8 3 (5.26%) Workflow
8 3 (5.26%) Validation
8 3 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (5.26%) IT Governance
8 3 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.51%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.79%) SQL
2 3 (5.26%) Java
2 3 (5.26%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) Degree
1 5 (8.77%) ISEB
1 5 (8.77%) PMI Certification
2 4 (7.02%) PMP
3 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.26%) MCSE
3 3 (5.26%) MCP
3 3 (5.26%) MCSD
4 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.75%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.54%) SLA
2 4 (7.02%) QA
3 3 (5.26%) COBIT
4 1 (1.75%) P3O
System Software
1 6 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.51%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.75%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) Netcool
2 1 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (26.32%) Remedy
2 9 (15.79%) HP
3 8 (14.04%) VMware
4 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
5 6 (10.53%) SAP
6 4 (7.02%) IBM
7 3 (5.26%) Citrix
7 3 (5.26%) Business Objects
7 3 (5.26%) Oracle
8 2 (3.51%) EMC
8 2 (3.51%) ServiceNow
8 2 (3.51%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.75%) Google
9 1 (1.75%) Sophos
9 1 (1.75%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.75%) Juniper
9 1 (1.75%) BMC
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