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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 86 101 124
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +23
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 38 30 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.55% 1.16% 0.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.40% 4.44% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 10
Average daily rate
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£423 £303 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.66% -7.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £380 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £337 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.56% +3.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 £24.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.41% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +7.04%
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
704 676 720
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.69% 26.20% 23.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 273 253
Average daily rate £375 £400 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £242 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 18 11
Average hourly rate £17.07 £17.78 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.96% -49.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £13.00 £20.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 +9 8 £433 +57.45% 1
Slough +1 7 £275 - 2
Maidenhead - 6 - -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Windsor - - - -
ITIL Certification
South East

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 64 (100.00%) ITIL
2 19 (29.69%) Project Management
2 19 (29.69%) Telecoms
3 18 (28.13%) Service Management
3 18 (28.13%) PRINCE2
4 15 (23.44%) Windows
5 13 (20.31%) ITSM
6 11 (17.19%) SQL
7 10 (15.63%) Remedy
7 10 (15.63%) Finance
8 9 (14.06%) MS Office
8 9 (14.06%) MS Excel
9 8 (12.50%) SharePoint
9 8 (12.50%) Citrix
9 8 (12.50%) BMC
9 8 (12.50%) VMware
9 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (12.50%) Degree
9 8 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
10 7 (10.94%) HP
10 7 (10.94%) Oracle
11 6 (9.38%) Linux
11 6 (9.38%) SLA
11 6 (9.38%) Microsoft
11 6 (9.38%) Scrum
11 6 (9.38%) Programme Management
11 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (7.81%) DevOps
12 5 (7.81%) Vagrant
12 5 (7.81%) Opscode Chef

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 8 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.81%) Drupal
2 5 (7.81%) Apache
3 3 (4.69%) Lync
4 1 (1.56%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (14.06%) MS Office
1 9 (14.06%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (4.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) VPN
1 4 (6.25%) 3G
2 3 (4.69%) Firewall
3 2 (3.13%) LAN
3 2 (3.13%) WAN
3 2 (3.13%) 4G
4 1 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.56%) SAN
4 1 (1.56%) Internet
4 1 (1.56%) Extranet
4 1 (1.56%) DHCP
4 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) Data Mining
1 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Bitbucket
1 5 (7.81%) Jenkins
1 5 (7.81%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.25%) StarTeam
General
1 19 (29.69%) Telecoms
2 10 (15.63%) Finance
3 3 (4.69%) Electronics
3 3 (4.69%) Back Office
3 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.69%) Marketing
4 1 (1.56%) Publishing
4 1 (1.56%) Billing
4 1 (1.56%) Retail
4 1 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (21.88%) Analyst
2 11 (17.19%) Project Manager
3 6 (9.38%) Technical Project Manager
3 6 (9.38%) Technical Manager
4 5 (7.81%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (7.81%) Designer
4 5 (7.81%) Business Analyst
5 4 (6.25%) Programme Manager
5 4 (6.25%) Configuration Analyst
5 4 (6.25%) Incident Manager
5 4 (6.25%) Service Manager
5 4 (6.25%) Team Leader
5 4 (6.25%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 3 (4.69%) ITSM Consultant
6 3 (4.69%) Consultant
6 3 (4.69%) Solutions Designer
6 3 (4.69%) Remedy Analyst
7 2 (3.13%) Transition Manager
7 2 (3.13%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (3.13%) E-Commerce Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.81%) REST
1 5 (7.81%) LAMP
1 5 (7.81%) XML
2 4 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.81%) Open Source
3 4 (6.25%) CMDB
4 3 (4.69%) DTV
5 2 (3.13%) PMI
6 1 (1.56%) Wiki
6 1 (1.56%) Clustering
6 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.44%) Windows
2 6 (9.38%) Linux
3 3 (4.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.56%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (100.00%) ITIL
2 19 (29.69%) Project Management
3 18 (28.13%) Service Management
3 18 (28.13%) PRINCE2
4 13 (20.31%) ITSM
5 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (9.38%) Scrum
6 6 (9.38%) Programme Management
7 5 (7.81%) DevOps
7 5 (7.81%) Performance Analysis
7 5 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (7.81%) Product Management
7 5 (7.81%) Identity Management
7 5 (7.81%) Incident Management
7 5 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (6.25%) SOA
8 4 (6.25%) Configuration Management
8 4 (6.25%) PRINCE
8 4 (6.25%) Asset Management
8 4 (6.25%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.19%) SQL
2 5 (7.81%) Bash Shell
2 5 (7.81%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (12.50%) Degree
2 5 (7.81%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.69%) ISEB
4 3 (4.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (4.69%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.56%) CBAP
5 1 (1.56%) PMP
5 1 (1.56%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.81%) KVM
2 3 (4.69%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.13%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.56%) XenApp
4 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (7.81%) Vagrant
1 5 (7.81%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (6.25%) WMI
2 4 (6.25%) HP UCMDB
2 4 (6.25%) Puppet
3 1 (1.56%) Check_MK
3 1 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.56%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.56%) Netcool
3 1 (1.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (15.63%) Remedy
2 8 (12.50%) Citrix
2 8 (12.50%) BMC
2 8 (12.50%) VMware
3 7 (10.94%) HP
3 7 (10.94%) Oracle
4 6 (9.38%) Microsoft
5 4 (6.25%) SAP
5 4 (6.25%) Borland
5 4 (6.25%) Serena
6 3 (4.69%) Cisco
7 1 (1.56%) MobileIron
7 1 (1.56%) Juniper
7 1 (1.56%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.56%) NetApp
7 1 (1.56%) Lotus
7 1 (1.56%) Infovista
7 1 (1.56%) Business Objects
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