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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 105 91 96
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 20 35 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.80% 1.24% 1.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.07% 5.28% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 12
Average daily rate £355 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £213 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +9.09%
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
652 663 693
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.08% 23.43% 25.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 309 298
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 27 22
Average hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £14.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% +45.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.88 £14.00 £13.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £39.00 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 28 April 2016.

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 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -17 3 £575 +170.58% 3
Newbury +7 2 - -
Bracknell - 1 £375 - 1
Wokingham - 1 £280 -
ITIL Certification
South East

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 38 (100.00%) ITIL
2 15 (39.47%) Telecoms
3 10 (26.32%) Service Delivery
3 10 (26.32%) Incident Management
4 9 (23.68%) Service Management
5 7 (18.42%) ITSM
5 7 (18.42%) Project Management
6 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (15.79%) Remedy
7 5 (13.16%) Change Management
7 5 (13.16%) 3G
7 5 (13.16%) Degree
7 5 (13.16%) Remedy ITSM
7 5 (13.16%) ITIL V3
7 5 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (13.16%) 4G
7 5 (13.16%) Data Centre
8 4 (10.53%) GSM
9 3 (7.89%) LAN
9 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
9 3 (7.89%) BMC
9 3 (7.89%) MS Office
9 3 (7.89%) Windows
9 3 (7.89%) Back Office
9 3 (7.89%) Migration
9 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (7.89%) Release Management
9 3 (7.89%) Problem Management
9 3 (7.89%) Network Management
9 3 (7.89%) Performance Metrics

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 (5.26%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Office
2 2 (5.26%) AutoCAD
2 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) 3G
1 5 (13.16%) 4G
2 4 (10.53%) GSM
3 3 (7.89%) LAN
4 2 (5.26%) 2G
4 2 (5.26%) Internet
4 2 (5.26%) IPX
5 1 (2.63%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (2.63%) VPN
5 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (39.47%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.89%) Back Office
3 2 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Service Manager
2 6 (15.79%) Delivery Manager
2 6 (15.79%) Services Delivery Manager
3 5 (13.16%) Architect
3 5 (13.16%) Problem Manager
3 5 (13.16%) Service Transition Manager
3 5 (13.16%) Transition Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) ITIL Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Telecoms Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Change Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Telecoms Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Change Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Configuration Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Contracts Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Deskside Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (5.26%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.26%) ITIL Service Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Remedy Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.89%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (5.26%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) NetWare
2 2 (5.26%) Unix
2 2 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
2 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Phone
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) ITIL
2 10 (26.32%) Incident Management
2 10 (26.32%) Service Delivery
3 9 (23.68%) Service Management
4 7 (18.42%) ITSM
4 7 (18.42%) Project Management
5 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (13.16%) Change Management
6 5 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (13.16%) ITIL V3
7 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.89%) Migration
7 3 (7.89%) Network Management
7 3 (7.89%) Problem Management
7 3 (7.89%) Release Management
7 3 (7.89%) Service Design
8 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (5.26%) Network Design
8 2 (5.26%) PRINCE
8 2 (5.26%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) BICSI Certification
2 2 (5.26%) BICSI RCDD
2 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) MCSE
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.63%) JSP 440
1 1 (2.63%) QA
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Remedy
2 3 (7.89%) BMC
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.26%) BT
3 2 (5.26%) Ericsson
3 2 (5.26%) Huawei
3 2 (5.26%) Lotus
3 2 (5.26%) Nokia
3 2 (5.26%) Novell
4 1 (2.63%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (2.63%) Mitel
4 1 (2.63%) Nokia Networks
4 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow