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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 90 94 105
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +11
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 35 38 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.21% 1.32% 0.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.00% 5.44% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 13 9
Average daily rate
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£384 £400 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.06% -13.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £232 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £400 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £356
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -8.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -17.10%
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
700 698 563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.26% 24.22% 22.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 294 205
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £484 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 23 19
Average hourly rate £21.55 £15.38 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.16% -16.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.76 £12.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £180.00 £56.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -5 11 £213 -45.16% 3
Slough 0 8 £450 +12.50%
Maidenhead - 3 £230 - 1
Newbury - 3 £488 -
Windsor - - - -
Bracknell - - - - 2
ITIL Certification
South East

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 19 (33.93%) Service Management
3 18 (32.14%) Telecoms
4 16 (28.57%) Windows
5 15 (26.79%) MS Excel
5 15 (26.79%) Service Delivery
6 13 (23.21%) Finance
7 12 (21.43%) Remedy
8 11 (19.64%) ITSM
8 11 (19.64%) Remedy ITSM
9 9 (16.07%) SLA
9 9 (16.07%) SQL
9 9 (16.07%) MS Office
10 8 (14.29%) Microsoft
10 8 (14.29%) PRINCE2
10 8 (14.29%) Project Management
10 8 (14.29%) VMware
10 8 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
11 7 (12.50%) Degree
12 6 (10.71%) PMI Certification
12 6 (10.71%) ERP
12 6 (10.71%) Active Directory
12 6 (10.71%) SAP
13 5 (8.93%) VPN
13 5 (8.93%) CRM
13 5 (8.93%) 3G
13 5 (8.93%) Billing
13 5 (8.93%) Windows 7
13 5 (8.93%) SaaS
14 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (1.79%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.79%) Apache
1 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.79%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (26.79%) MS Excel
2 9 (16.07%) MS Office
3 8 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.79%) MS Project
4 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (19.64%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.57%) assyst
3 1 (1.79%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) VPN
1 5 (8.93%) 3G
2 3 (5.36%) 4G
2 3 (5.36%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (3.57%) Firewall
3 2 (3.57%) Network Security
4 1 (1.79%) LTE
4 1 (1.79%) Junos
4 1 (1.79%) Internet
4 1 (1.79%) LAN
4 1 (1.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) DB2
2 3 (5.36%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (5.36%) SAP BW
2 3 (5.36%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (5.36%) SAP HANA
General
1 18 (32.14%) Telecoms
2 13 (23.21%) Finance
3 5 (8.93%) Billing
4 4 (7.14%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.57%) Banking
5 2 (3.57%) Retail
5 2 (3.57%) Marketing
5 2 (3.57%) Spanish Language
5 2 (3.57%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 11 (19.64%) Analyst
3 8 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
3 8 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
4 6 (10.71%) Transition Manager
4 6 (10.71%) Service Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Architect
5 4 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 4 (7.14%) Technical Architect
5 4 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Incident Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Service Transition Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Senior Architect
6 3 (5.36%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 3 (5.36%) Team Leader
6 3 (5.36%) Senior Technical Architect
6 3 (5.36%) Change Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Technical Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Incident Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) Middleware
2 2 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 4 (7.14%) Replication
1 4 (7.14%) CMDB
1 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.36%) Performance Metrics
2 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.36%) PMI
3 2 (3.57%) DTV
3 2 (3.57%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.57%) Windows
2 5 (8.93%) Windows 7
3 4 (7.14%) AIX
4 1 (1.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (100.00%) ITIL
2 19 (33.93%) Service Management
3 15 (26.79%) Service Delivery
4 11 (19.64%) ITSM
5 8 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 8 (14.29%) Project Management
6 6 (10.71%) ERP
7 5 (8.93%) CRM
8 4 (7.14%) Change Management
8 4 (7.14%) Programme Management
8 4 (7.14%) TOGAF
9 3 (5.36%) Incident Management
9 3 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (5.36%) Workflow
9 3 (5.36%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (5.36%) Business Development
9 3 (5.36%) Time Management
9 3 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (5.36%) Validation
9 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.07%) SQL
2 3 (5.36%) ABAP
2 3 (5.36%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) Degree
2 6 (10.71%) PMI Certification
3 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.36%) PMP
4 3 (5.36%) MCP
4 3 (5.36%) MCSD
4 3 (5.36%) MCSE
4 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.79%) HNC
6 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.07%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) COBIT
2 1 (1.79%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) P3O
System Software
1 6 (10.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.79%) Firmware
2 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Netcool
2 1 (1.79%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (21.43%) Remedy
2 8 (14.29%) VMware
2 8 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.71%) SAP
4 4 (7.14%) IBM
4 4 (7.14%) HP
5 3 (5.36%) Citrix
5 3 (5.36%) Oracle
5 3 (5.36%) Business Objects
5 3 (5.36%) BMC
6 2 (3.57%) LANDesk
6 2 (3.57%) ServiceNow
6 2 (3.57%) EMC
7 1 (1.79%) Juniper
7 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.79%) Sophos
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