The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Berkshire region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 90 90 123
Rank change year-on-year
0 +33
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 31 36 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.24% 1.47% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.35% 5.75% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 6
Average daily rate
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£350 £323 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.52% -1.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £413 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.23% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £30.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £20.38 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-46.01% +7.23%
Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
712 626 692
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.42% 25.59% 22.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 244 263
Average daily rate £375 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £188 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 5
Average hourly rate £17.07 £30.50 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.03% -35.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
ITIL Certification
South East

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -3 9 £215 -21.81%
Slough +4 7 £350 -17.64% 3
Newbury - 4 £463 -
Maidenhead -4 3 £165 -50.00% 1
Bracknell +3 1 - - 1
Wokingham - 1 - -
Windsor - - - -
ITIL Certification
South East

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 58 (100.00%) ITIL
2 26 (44.83%) Project Management
3 21 (36.21%) PRINCE2
4 17 (29.31%) Service Management
5 16 (27.59%) Telecoms
5 16 (27.59%) Windows
6 15 (25.86%) SQL
7 11 (18.97%) ITSM
8 10 (17.24%) HP
9 9 (15.52%) SharePoint
9 9 (15.52%) Oracle
9 9 (15.52%) Configuration Management
9 9 (15.52%) Citrix
9 9 (15.52%) VMware
10 8 (13.79%) HP UCMDB
11 7 (12.07%) Security Cleared
11 7 (12.07%) ITIL V2
11 7 (12.07%) Borland
11 7 (12.07%) PRINCE
11 7 (12.07%) MS Excel
11 7 (12.07%) Asset Management
11 7 (12.07%) Serena
11 7 (12.07%) WMI
11 7 (12.07%) StarTeam
11 7 (12.07%) Degree
12 6 (10.34%) Finance
12 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
13 5 (8.62%) SLA
13 5 (8.62%) MS Office
13 5 (8.62%) Remedy

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 9 (15.52%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.17%) Lync
3 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.72%) IIS
3 1 (1.72%) Apache
3 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (12.07%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.62%) MS Office
3 2 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.72%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.72%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.72%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) VPN
2 2 (3.45%) SAN
2 2 (3.45%) Firewall
3 1 (1.72%) WPA
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.72%) 3G
3 1 (1.72%) LAN
3 1 (1.72%) WAN
3 1 (1.72%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.72%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (12.07%) StarTeam
General
1 16 (27.59%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.34%) Finance
3 3 (5.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.72%) Publishing
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
4 1 (1.72%) Marketing
4 1 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.72%) Back Office
4 1 (1.72%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (22.41%) Analyst
2 10 (17.24%) Project Manager
3 9 (15.52%) Technical Manager
4 8 (13.79%) Technical Project Manager
5 6 (10.34%) Configuration Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Service Manager
7 4 (6.90%) Team Leader
7 4 (6.90%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 3 (5.17%) Programme Manager
8 3 (5.17%) Senior Manager
8 3 (5.17%) Service Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Designer
9 2 (3.45%) ITSM Consultant
9 2 (3.45%) Business Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Consultant
9 2 (3.45%) Senior Project Manager
9 2 (3.45%) Senior Technical Manager
9 2 (3.45%) Senior Technical Project Manager
9 2 (3.45%) Contracts Manager
9 2 (3.45%) Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.45%) PMI
1 2 (3.45%) Replication
1 2 (3.45%) FMCG
2 1 (1.72%) Clustering
2 1 (1.72%) CMDB
2 1 (1.72%) NHS
2 1 (1.72%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.59%) Windows
2 3 (5.17%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.72%) UNIX
3 1 (1.72%) HPUX
3 1 (1.72%) Solaris
3 1 (1.72%) Linux
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (100.00%) ITIL
2 26 (44.83%) Project Management
3 21 (36.21%) PRINCE2
4 17 (29.31%) Service Management
5 11 (18.97%) ITSM
6 9 (15.52%) Configuration Management
7 7 (12.07%) PRINCE
7 7 (12.07%) Asset Management
7 7 (12.07%) ITIL V2
8 4 (6.90%) Supplier Management
8 4 (6.90%) Service Delivery
9 3 (5.17%) Risk Management
9 3 (5.17%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.17%) Time Management
9 3 (5.17%) Incident Management
9 3 (5.17%) Programme Management
10 2 (3.45%) Resource Management
10 2 (3.45%) Document Management
10 2 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (3.45%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) Degree
1 7 (12.07%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.62%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.17%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.45%) HNC
5 1 (1.72%) ISEB
5 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.72%) PMP
5 1 (1.72%) CIPD
5 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.72%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) SLA
2 2 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.72%) XenApp
3 1 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (13.79%) HP UCMDB
2 7 (12.07%) WMI
3 1 (1.72%) Netcool
3 1 (1.72%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (17.24%) HP
2 9 (15.52%) Citrix
2 9 (15.52%) Oracle
2 9 (15.52%) VMware
3 7 (12.07%) Serena
3 7 (12.07%) Borland
4 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
5 5 (8.62%) Remedy
6 4 (6.90%) Cisco
7 3 (5.17%) SAP
8 2 (3.45%) BMC
9 1 (1.72%) NetApp
9 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.72%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.72%) Infovista
9 1 (1.72%) Fujitsu
9 1 (1.72%) Business Objects
9 1 (1.72%) Sun
9 1 (1.72%) Juniper
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