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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 89 102 91
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 23 24 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.94% 0.98% 1.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.52% 3.40% 5.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 14
Average daily rate
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£315 £250 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.00% -24.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £185 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £440 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
- -1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £30.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -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
509 705 615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.74% 28.89% 25.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 289 237
Average daily rate £395 £375 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 7 16
Average hourly rate £21.55 £20.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.75% +8.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -8.13%

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 3 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

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

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Histogram 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 3 July 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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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 +5 7 £313 -10.71%
Reading +3 4 £475 +120.93% 1
Newbury -1 3 £345 -25.40%
Maidenhead 0 2 - -
Bracknell - 2 - - 1
ITIL Certification
South East

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 58 (100.00%) ITIL
2 21 (36.21%) Service Management
3 19 (32.76%) Windows
4 17 (29.31%) Remedy
5 16 (27.59%) Telecoms
6 14 (24.14%) Finance
6 14 (24.14%) MS Excel
7 12 (20.69%) HP
7 12 (20.69%) VMware
8 10 (17.24%) SLA
8 10 (17.24%) ITSM
9 9 (15.52%) SQL
9 9 (15.52%) Remedy ITSM
10 8 (13.79%) Microsoft
10 8 (13.79%) MS PowerPoint
10 8 (13.79%) Service Delivery
11 7 (12.07%) Change Management
11 7 (12.07%) Manufacturing
11 7 (12.07%) Project Management
11 7 (12.07%) SAP
11 7 (12.07%) Incident Management
11 7 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (10.34%) MS Office
12 6 (10.34%) Active Directory
12 6 (10.34%) PMI Certification
12 6 (10.34%) Management Information System
13 5 (8.62%) PMP
13 5 (8.62%) ISEB
13 5 (8.62%) PRINCE2
13 5 (8.62%) VPN

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.72%) CMS
2 1 (1.72%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.72%) Apache
2 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (24.14%) MS Excel
2 8 (13.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (10.34%) MS Office
4 1 (1.72%) MS Project
4 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (15.52%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (5.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (5.17%) assyst
3 1 (1.72%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) SaaS
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) VPN
2 3 (5.17%) DNS
2 3 (5.17%) Firewall
3 2 (3.45%) DHCP
4 1 (1.72%) LAN
4 1 (1.72%) WAN
4 1 (1.72%) ZigBee
4 1 (1.72%) Network Security
4 1 (1.72%) Junos
4 1 (1.72%) Internet
4 1 (1.72%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) DB2
2 3 (5.17%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (5.17%) SAP BW
2 3 (5.17%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (5.17%) SAP HANA
General
1 16 (27.59%) Telecoms
2 14 (24.14%) Finance
3 7 (12.07%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.17%) Marketing
4 3 (5.17%) Spanish Language
4 3 (5.17%) Electronics
5 2 (3.45%) Banking
6 1 (1.72%) Retail
6 1 (1.72%) Billing
6 1 (1.72%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (18.97%) Analyst
2 9 (15.52%) Service Manager
3 7 (12.07%) Architect
4 6 (10.34%) Service Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Test Leader
6 4 (6.90%) Transition Manager
6 4 (6.90%) Incident Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Service Transition Manager
6 4 (6.90%) Technical Architect
6 4 (6.90%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Team Leader
7 3 (5.17%) Change Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Technical Architect
7 3 (5.17%) Technical Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 3 (5.17%) Incident Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Architect
8 2 (3.45%) Designer
8 2 (3.45%) ITSM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.62%) Smart Meter
4 4 (6.90%) HP Storage
4 4 (6.90%) Data Centre
4 4 (6.90%) Replication
5 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.17%) CMDB
5 3 (5.17%) DTV
5 3 (5.17%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (3.45%) FMCG
6 2 (3.45%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.72%) PMI
7 1 (1.72%) Wiki
7 1 (1.72%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.76%) Windows
2 5 (8.62%) Windows 7
3 4 (6.90%) AIX
4 2 (3.45%) Linux
4 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.72%) UNIX
5 1 (1.72%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (100.00%) ITIL
2 21 (36.21%) Service Management
3 10 (17.24%) ITSM
4 8 (13.79%) Service Delivery
5 7 (12.07%) Change Management
5 7 (12.07%) Incident Management
5 7 (12.07%) Project Management
6 5 (8.62%) System Integration Testing
6 5 (8.62%) Integration Testing
6 5 (8.62%) PRINCE2
7 4 (6.90%) ERP
7 4 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (6.90%) TOGAF
7 4 (6.90%) Programme Management
7 4 (6.90%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 4 (6.90%) Release Management
8 3 (5.17%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (5.17%) IT Governance
8 3 (5.17%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (5.17%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.52%) SQL
2 3 (5.17%) ABAP
2 3 (5.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) PMI Certification
2 5 (8.62%) Degree
2 5 (8.62%) PMP
2 5 (8.62%) ISEB
3 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.17%) MCP
3 3 (5.17%) MCSD
3 3 (5.17%) MCSE
4 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.72%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.24%) SLA
2 4 (6.90%) QA
3 2 (3.45%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.72%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) Netcool
1 2 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.72%) Check_MK
2 1 (1.72%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (29.31%) Remedy
2 12 (20.69%) VMware
2 12 (20.69%) HP
3 8 (13.79%) Microsoft
4 7 (12.07%) SAP
5 4 (6.90%) IBM
6 3 (5.17%) Business Objects
6 3 (5.17%) Citrix
7 2 (3.45%) Oracle
7 2 (3.45%) EMC
7 2 (3.45%) LANDesk
7 2 (3.45%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.72%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.72%) Cisco
8 1 (1.72%) Juniper
8 1 (1.72%) BMC
8 1 (1.72%) Peregrine
8 1 (1.72%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.72%) Google
8 1 (1.72%) Sophos
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £15 - £20 per hour + Uplift
Posted: 5 days ago