The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 18 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Contract jobs citing ITIL 156 241 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 7.11% 9.58% 8.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.81% 12.55% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 90 89
Median daily rate £323 £370 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.83% -3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £217 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 22 7
Median hourly rate £19.50 £29.20 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.21% +71.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.15 £17.91 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.20 £37.09 £17.07
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.33 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +9.89%
ITIL
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1770 1920 1862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.71% 76.34% 76.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 958 1119 914
Median daily rate £413 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 64 29
Median hourly rate £19.61 £37.00 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.00% +116.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL across the Berkshire region.

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Berkshire region.

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

ITIL
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading 0 58 £259 -29.59% 6
Bracknell +3 41 £325 +0.93% 1
Slough -11 8 £331 +1.92% 4
Newbury -8 5 £233 -45.13% 3
Maidenhead -10 5 £365 -2.66% 1
Windsor - 1 £500 - 1
ITIL
South East

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 85 (24.57%) Service Management
2 77 (22.25%) Telecoms
3 69 (19.94%) Microsoft
4 62 (17.92%) SLA
5 60 (17.34%) Windows
6 59 (17.05%) Cisco
7 56 (16.18%) ITIL V3
8 51 (14.74%) Project Management
9 49 (14.16%) Service Delivery
10 47 (13.58%) MS Excel
11 45 (13.01%) Linux
12 44 (12.72%) VMware
13 43 (12.43%) ITIL Certification
14 41 (11.85%) HP
15 40 (11.56%) Incident Management
16 39 (11.27%) Degree
17 38 (10.98%) PRINCE2
18 37 (10.69%) ITSM
19 36 (10.40%) Active Directory
19 36 (10.40%) Windows Server
20 35 (10.12%) MS Office
20 35 (10.12%) Security Cleared
21 34 (9.83%) Agile Software Development
21 34 (9.83%) Cisco Certification
22 31 (8.96%) SQL
23 30 (8.67%) Change Management
23 30 (8.67%) Finance
24 29 (8.38%) Problem Management
25 28 (8.09%) Firewall
26 27 (7.80%) Remedy

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (3.47%) MS Exchange
2 10 (2.89%) Apache
3 8 (2.31%) CMS
3 8 (2.31%) WebSphere
4 7 (2.02%) Commerce Server
4 7 (2.02%) IBM HTTP Server
4 7 (2.02%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.02%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (1.73%) WebLogic
6 5 (1.45%) iPlanet
6 5 (1.45%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (0.87%) Documentum
7 3 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.58%) Drupal
8 2 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.58%) IIS
8 2 (0.58%) Live Communications Server
9 1 (0.29%) SAS
9 1 (0.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 47 (13.58%) MS Excel
2 35 (10.12%) MS Office
3 16 (4.62%) MS Project
4 9 (2.60%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (2.89%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (2.02%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 6 (1.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (1.45%) Fredhopper
5 3 (0.87%) Remedy AR System
6 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.47%) Office 365
2 5 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.58%) SaaS
5 1 (0.29%) IaaS
5 1 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (8.09%) Firewall
2 24 (6.94%) Cisco Nexus
3 17 (4.91%) SAN
4 15 (4.34%) 3G
5 13 (3.76%) Internet
5 13 (3.76%) TCP/IP
6 12 (3.47%) WAN
7 11 (3.18%) 4G
7 11 (3.18%) Ethernet
8 10 (2.89%) LTE
8 10 (2.89%) VPN
9 9 (2.60%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (2.02%) DNS
10 7 (2.02%) LAN
11 6 (1.73%) FCoE
11 6 (1.73%) Fibre Channel
11 6 (1.73%) MPLS
11 6 (1.73%) VoLTE
12 5 (1.45%) Unified Communications
12 5 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.05%) DB2
2 12 (3.47%) SQL Server
3 10 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (2.31%) Big Data
4 8 (2.31%) Oracle Database
5 7 (2.02%) Data Mart
6 6 (1.73%) DataStage
7 4 (1.16%) OLAP
8 3 (0.87%) Star Schema
9 2 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.58%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 2 (0.58%) GIS
9 2 (0.58%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.29%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.29%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.29%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.29%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 12 (3.47%) Sonatype Nexus
2 7 (2.02%) Toad
3 6 (1.73%) ClearCase
4 5 (1.45%) Ant
4 5 (1.45%) ClearQuest
4 5 (1.45%) Maven
5 3 (0.87%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.58%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.58%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.58%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.58%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.29%) Redmine
7 1 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 77 (22.25%) Telecoms
2 30 (8.67%) Finance
3 14 (4.05%) Retail
4 13 (3.76%) Billing
5 11 (3.18%) Front Office
6 7 (2.02%) Back Office
7 6 (1.73%) Marketing
7 6 (1.73%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.16%) Electronics
8 4 (1.16%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.58%) Legal
9 2 (0.58%) Local Government
10 1 (0.29%) Advertising
10 1 (0.29%) French Language
10 1 (0.29%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 60 (17.34%) Analyst
2 32 (9.25%) Support Engineer
3 30 (8.67%) Project Manager
4 27 (7.80%) Administrator
5 26 (7.51%) Service Manager
6 23 (6.65%) Consultant
7 21 (6.07%) Architect
8 18 (5.20%) Incident Manager
9 16 (4.62%) Business Analyst
9 16 (4.62%) Service Analyst
9 16 (4.62%) Systems Administrator
10 15 (4.34%) Developer
11 14 (4.05%) ITIL Manager
12 13 (3.76%) IT Manager
12 13 (3.76%) Linux Administrator
13 12 (3.47%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 11 (3.18%) 1st Line Support
14 11 (3.18%) 3rd Line Support
14 11 (3.18%) Service Desk Analyst
15 10 (2.89%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (5.49%) HTML
2 17 (4.91%) XML
3 14 (4.05%) CSS
4 9 (2.60%) Web Services
5 7 (2.02%) Ajax
5 7 (2.02%) JSON
6 6 (1.73%) CGI
6 6 (1.73%) Middleware
7 5 (1.45%) J2EE
7 5 (1.45%) JSP
7 5 (1.45%) SailPoint
7 5 (1.45%) Worklight
8 3 (0.87%) MSMQ
8 3 (0.87%) XMPP
9 2 (0.58%) .NET
9 2 (0.58%) DCOM
9 2 (0.58%) LAMP
9 2 (0.58%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 2 (0.58%) REST
10 1 (0.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (5.20%) Management Information System
3 17 (4.91%) Data Centre
4 15 (4.34%) EMC VNX
5 14 (4.05%) Clustering
6 11 (3.18%) CMDB
7 9 (2.60%) FlexPod
8 7 (2.02%) Mobile App
8 7 (2.02%) Smart Meter
9 6 (1.73%) Driving Licence
9 6 (1.73%) e-Health
9 6 (1.73%) Public Cloud
9 6 (1.73%) Replication
9 6 (1.73%) Video Conferencing
9 6 (1.73%) Virtual Team
10 4 (1.16%) CESG
10 4 (1.16%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.16%) Fintech
10 4 (1.16%) PMI
11 3 (0.87%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 60 (17.34%) Windows
2 45 (13.01%) Linux
3 36 (10.40%) Windows Server
4 26 (7.51%) Unix
5 23 (6.65%) AIX
6 18 (5.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (4.05%) Solaris
8 12 (3.47%) Windows 7
9 10 (2.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (2.60%) Data ONTAP
11 6 (1.73%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (1.45%) CentOS
12 5 (1.45%) Windows XP
13 4 (1.16%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.87%) Windows Phone
14 3 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.29%) Android
15 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (24.57%) Service Management
2 56 (16.18%) ITIL V3
3 51 (14.74%) Project Management
4 49 (14.16%) Service Delivery
5 40 (11.56%) Incident Management
6 38 (10.98%) PRINCE2
7 37 (10.69%) ITSM
8 34 (9.83%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (8.67%) Change Management
10 29 (8.38%) Problem Management
11 26 (7.51%) Stakeholder Management
12 21 (6.07%) CRM
13 20 (5.78%) Continuous Improvement
14 19 (5.49%) User Acceptance Testing
15 18 (5.20%) Configuration Management
16 17 (4.91%) High Availability
17 16 (4.62%) DevOps
17 16 (4.62%) eTOM
17 16 (4.62%) Service Design
17 16 (4.62%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 31 (8.96%) SQL
2 18 (5.20%) Perl
2 18 (5.20%) Shell Script
3 14 (4.05%) Java
4 13 (3.76%) JavaScript
5 9 (2.60%) Python
6 6 (1.73%) C
6 6 (1.73%) PowerShell
6 6 (1.73%) VBScript
7 4 (1.16%) PHP
7 4 (1.16%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.87%) C#
9 2 (0.58%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.29%) Korn
10 1 (0.29%) Ruby
10 1 (0.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 43 (12.43%) ITIL Certification
2 39 (11.27%) Degree
3 35 (10.12%) Security Cleared
4 34 (9.83%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (7.23%) CCNP
6 24 (6.94%) CCNA
7 18 (5.20%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (4.34%) DV Cleared
9 13 (3.76%) PMI Certification
9 13 (3.76%) RHCE
9 13 (3.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 12 (3.47%) CCIE
11 11 (3.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 11 (3.18%) SC Cleared
12 10 (2.89%) PMP
12 10 (2.89%) RHCSA
13 9 (2.60%) MCITP
14 8 (2.31%) MCTS
15 7 (2.02%) CISSP
15 7 (2.02%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (17.92%) SLA
2 18 (5.20%) QA
3 14 (4.05%) PCI DSS
4 10 (2.89%) ISO 9001
5 9 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (2.31%) COBIT
7 6 (1.73%) JSP 440
8 4 (1.16%) ISO22301
9 3 (0.87%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 3 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 36 (10.40%) Active Directory
2 24 (6.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (6.36%) vSphere
4 7 (2.02%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.02%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (1.73%) KVM
5 6 (1.73%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (1.45%) XenApp
7 2 (0.58%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.29%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.29%) Firmware
8 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.29%) vCloud
8 1 (0.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.29%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 17 (4.91%) Puppet
2 14 (4.05%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (3.47%) EMC NetWorker
4 11 (3.18%) Nagios
5 10 (2.89%) WSUS
6 8 (2.31%) SCCM
7 7 (2.02%) SCOM
8 6 (1.73%) Cisco CUCM
8 6 (1.73%) Cisco UCCE
8 6 (1.73%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (1.73%) NetBackup
9 5 (1.45%) HP Data Protector
9 5 (1.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 5 (1.45%) WMI
10 3 (0.87%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.87%) Failover Clustering
10 3 (0.87%) Microsoft Clustering
11 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Intune
11 2 (0.58%) NetVault Backup
11 2 (0.58%) OpenView
Vendors
1 69 (19.94%) Microsoft
2 59 (17.05%) Cisco
3 44 (12.72%) VMware
4 41 (11.85%) HP
5 27 (7.80%) EMC
5 27 (7.80%) Remedy
5 27 (7.80%) ServiceNow
6 23 (6.65%) Oracle
7 19 (5.49%) IBM
7 19 (5.49%) Red Hat
8 16 (4.62%) BMC
8 16 (4.62%) SAP
9 12 (3.47%) NetApp
10 11 (3.18%) CA
10 11 (3.18%) Huawei
11 10 (2.89%) Ericsson
12 9 (2.60%) F5
13 8 (2.31%) Cognos
14 7 (2.02%) Citrix
14 7 (2.02%) Symantec
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