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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 109 90 100
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +10
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 24 38 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.84% 1.37% 0.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.94% 5.91% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 6
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£400 £363 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -12.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £244 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £400 £481
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-22.85% +7.69%
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
817 643 447
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.62% 23.25% 20.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 278 166
Average daily rate £390 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £205 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £351 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.68% +6.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 28 14
Average hourly rate £31.25 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.82% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £14.10 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £180.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -33.33%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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
Slough +6 9 £500 -
Reading -23 5 £338 -10.00% 6
Maidenhead - 2 £210 - 2
Bracknell +2 1 - -
Newbury -8 1 £363 -14.70%
Windsor - - - -
ITIL Certification
South East

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 56 (100.00%) ITIL
2 22 (39.29%) Service Management
3 20 (35.71%) Telecoms
4 19 (33.93%) Service Delivery
5 15 (26.79%) MS Excel
6 11 (19.64%) Windows
6 11 (19.64%) Project Management
6 11 (19.64%) Finance
7 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (17.86%) ITSM
7 10 (17.86%) Remedy
7 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
8 9 (16.07%) MS Office
8 9 (16.07%) Remedy ITSM
9 8 (14.29%) PRINCE2
9 8 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
9 8 (14.29%) Degree
10 7 (12.50%) Scrum
10 7 (12.50%) VMware
10 7 (12.50%) PMI Certification
10 7 (12.50%) 3G
11 6 (10.71%) SAP
11 6 (10.71%) SQL
11 6 (10.71%) CRM
11 6 (10.71%) ERP
11 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (8.93%) Bitbucket
12 5 (8.93%) Jenkins
12 5 (8.93%) Vagrant
12 5 (8.93%) Opscode Chef

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 5 (8.93%) Drupal
1 5 (8.93%) Apache
Applications
1 15 (26.79%) MS Excel
2 9 (16.07%) MS Office
3 8 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.57%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (16.07%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.50%) 3G
2 4 (7.14%) 4G
3 3 (5.36%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (1.79%) LTE
4 1 (1.79%) Network Security
4 1 (1.79%) LAN
4 1 (1.79%) WAN
4 1 (1.79%) VPN
4 1 (1.79%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) DB2
2 3 (5.36%) SAP HANA
2 3 (5.36%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (5.36%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (5.36%) SAP BW
3 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Bitbucket
1 5 (8.93%) Jenkins
1 5 (8.93%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (35.71%) Telecoms
2 11 (19.64%) Finance
3 5 (8.93%) Billing
4 4 (7.14%) Manufacturing
5 3 (5.36%) Spanish Language
6 2 (3.57%) Marketing
6 2 (3.57%) Electronics
7 1 (1.79%) Banking
7 1 (1.79%) Retail
7 1 (1.79%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 16 (28.57%) Service Manager
2 11 (19.64%) Services Delivery Manager
2 11 (19.64%) Delivery Manager
3 9 (16.07%) Analyst
4 7 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Service Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Transition Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Incident Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Technical Architect
6 4 (7.14%) Architect
6 4 (7.14%) Incident Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Service Transition Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Senior Architect
7 3 (5.36%) Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) Senior Technical Architect
7 3 (5.36%) Release Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Remedy Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.93%) REST
1 5 (8.93%) XML
1 5 (8.93%) LAMP
2 3 (5.36%) Web Services
2 3 (5.36%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.93%) Open Source
3 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.14%) CMDB
3 4 (7.14%) Replication
4 3 (5.36%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (5.36%) PMI
5 2 (3.57%) DTV
5 2 (3.57%) FMCG
6 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.64%) Windows
2 5 (8.93%) Linux
3 4 (7.14%) AIX
4 2 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (100.00%) ITIL
2 22 (39.29%) Service Management
3 19 (33.93%) Service Delivery
4 11 (19.64%) Project Management
5 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (17.86%) ITSM
6 8 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 7 (12.50%) Scrum
8 6 (10.71%) CRM
8 6 (10.71%) ERP
9 5 (8.93%) Performance Analysis
9 5 (8.93%) DevOps
9 5 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (8.93%) Identity Management
10 4 (7.14%) Incident Management
10 4 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (7.14%) Time Management
10 4 (7.14%) TOGAF
11 3 (5.36%) Release Management
11 3 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.71%) SQL
2 5 (8.93%) Bash Shell
2 5 (8.93%) PHP
3 3 (5.36%) Java
3 3 (5.36%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) Degree
2 7 (12.50%) PMI Certification
3 5 (8.93%) Security Cleared
3 5 (8.93%) VCP4
4 4 (7.14%) PMP
5 3 (5.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.57%) MCP
6 2 (3.57%) MCSD
6 2 (3.57%) MCSE
6 2 (3.57%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.79%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) P3O
2 1 (1.79%) COBIT
2 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.93%) KVM
2 3 (5.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) Vagrant
1 5 (8.93%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (8.93%) Puppet
2 2 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (17.86%) Remedy
1 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.50%) VMware
3 6 (10.71%) SAP
4 4 (7.14%) HP
4 4 (7.14%) IBM
5 3 (5.36%) Business Objects
5 3 (5.36%) Oracle
5 3 (5.36%) BMC
6 2 (3.57%) Citrix
7 1 (1.79%) Planview
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