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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 83 89 120
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +31
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 37 40 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.50% 1.58% 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.29% 5.81% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 8
Average daily rate
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£411 £300 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.08% -8.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £390 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 £30.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.84% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £19.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +20.00%
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
700 688 664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.43% 27.14% 22.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 281 236
Average daily rate £375 £400 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £196 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 21 8
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £12.00 £19.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £31.00 £80.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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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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 +4 8 £313 -34.21% 1
Reading -6 7 £444 +61.27% 2
Maidenhead - 7 £165 -
Newbury - 3 £463 - 1
Bracknell - 1 - -
Windsor - - - -
ITIL Certification
South East

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 67 (100.00%) ITIL
2 24 (35.82%) Project Management
3 20 (29.85%) Service Management
3 20 (29.85%) Telecoms
4 19 (28.36%) PRINCE2
5 14 (20.90%) Windows
5 14 (20.90%) ITSM
6 13 (19.40%) SQL
7 10 (14.93%) Remedy
7 10 (14.93%) HP
8 9 (13.43%) SharePoint
8 9 (13.43%) Finance
9 8 (11.94%) VMware
9 8 (11.94%) SLA
9 8 (11.94%) MS Office
9 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
9 8 (11.94%) Configuration Management
9 8 (11.94%) BMC
9 8 (11.94%) Citrix
9 8 (11.94%) Remedy ITSM
9 8 (11.94%) Security Cleared
10 7 (10.45%) Degree
10 7 (10.45%) ITIL V2
10 7 (10.45%) HP UCMDB
10 7 (10.45%) Borland
10 7 (10.45%) PRINCE
10 7 (10.45%) Oracle
10 7 (10.45%) Serena
10 7 (10.45%) Asset Management
10 7 (10.45%) WMI

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (13.43%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.97%) Apache
2 4 (5.97%) Drupal
3 3 (4.48%) Lync
4 1 (1.49%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 8 (11.94%) MS Office
1 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (11.94%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (4.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.49%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.49%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) VPN
2 3 (4.48%) Firewall
2 3 (4.48%) 3G
3 2 (2.99%) LAN
3 2 (2.99%) WAN
3 2 (2.99%) 4G
4 1 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.49%) WPA
4 1 (1.49%) DHCP
4 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.49%) DNS
4 1 (1.49%) SAN
4 1 (1.49%) Internet
4 1 (1.49%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.49%) Data Mining
1 1 (1.49%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (10.45%) StarTeam
2 4 (5.97%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.97%) Bitbucket
2 4 (5.97%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (29.85%) Telecoms
2 9 (13.43%) Finance
3 3 (4.48%) Marketing
3 3 (4.48%) Back Office
3 3 (4.48%) Electronics
3 3 (4.48%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.49%) Publishing
4 1 (1.49%) Retail
4 1 (1.49%) Billing
4 1 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (23.88%) Analyst
2 9 (13.43%) Project Manager
3 6 (8.96%) Technical Manager
3 6 (8.96%) Configuration Analyst
3 6 (8.96%) Technical Project Manager
4 5 (7.46%) Designer
4 5 (7.46%) Service Manager
4 5 (7.46%) Business Analyst
5 4 (5.97%) Incident Manager
5 4 (5.97%) Team Leader
5 4 (5.97%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 3 (4.48%) ITSM Consultant
6 3 (4.48%) Solutions Designer
6 3 (4.48%) Remedy Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) Programme Manager
6 3 (4.48%) Consultant
7 2 (2.99%) Contracts Manager
7 2 (2.99%) Transition Manager
7 2 (2.99%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.97%) Web Services
1 4 (5.97%) XML
1 4 (5.97%) LAMP
1 4 (5.97%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.97%) Open Source
1 4 (5.97%) CMDB
2 3 (4.48%) DTV
3 2 (2.99%) PMI
4 1 (1.49%) Wiki
4 1 (1.49%) Clustering
4 1 (1.49%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.90%) Windows
2 5 (7.46%) Linux
3 3 (4.48%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (100.00%) ITIL
2 24 (35.82%) Project Management
3 20 (29.85%) Service Management
4 19 (28.36%) PRINCE2
5 14 (20.90%) ITSM
6 8 (11.94%) Configuration Management
7 7 (10.45%) ITIL V2
7 7 (10.45%) PRINCE
7 7 (10.45%) Asset Management
8 5 (7.46%) Programme Management
8 5 (7.46%) Incident Management
8 5 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.97%) SOA
9 4 (5.97%) Supplier Management
9 4 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (5.97%) Scrum
9 4 (5.97%) Service Delivery
9 4 (5.97%) Identity Management
9 4 (5.97%) Performance Analysis
9 4 (5.97%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.40%) SQL
2 4 (5.97%) PHP
2 4 (5.97%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (11.94%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.45%) Degree
3 6 (8.96%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.97%) PMI Certification
5 3 (4.48%) ISEB
6 2 (2.99%) PMP
7 1 (1.49%) CBAP
7 1 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.49%) CIPD
7 1 (1.49%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.94%) SLA
2 2 (2.99%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.97%) KVM
2 3 (4.48%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.99%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.49%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) HP UCMDB
1 7 (10.45%) WMI
2 4 (5.97%) Vagrant
2 4 (5.97%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.48%) Puppet
4 1 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.49%) Check_MK
4 1 (1.49%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.49%) Netcool
4 1 (1.49%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (14.93%) Remedy
1 10 (14.93%) HP
2 8 (11.94%) VMware
2 8 (11.94%) BMC
2 8 (11.94%) Citrix
3 7 (10.45%) Borland
3 7 (10.45%) Oracle
3 7 (10.45%) Serena
4 5 (7.46%) SAP
5 4 (5.97%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.48%) Cisco
7 1 (1.49%) Fujitsu
7 1 (1.49%) MobileIron
7 1 (1.49%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.49%) Juniper
7 1 (1.49%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.49%) Infovista
7 1 (1.49%) NetApp
7 1 (1.49%) Lotus
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