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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 12 16 23
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Contract jobs citing ITIL 235 207 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.31% 7.41% 6.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.75% 9.92% 8.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 102 65
Median daily rate £353 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.87% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £230 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 8
Median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% -0.91%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.41 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.33% -6.06%
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
2000 2086 1994
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.27% 74.63% 74.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1079 1102 1008
Median daily rate £408 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.87% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 61 45
Median hourly rate £16.00 £27.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.81% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £42.50 £32.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +19 118 £375 -11.76% 12
Bracknell +4 18 £363 +11.53% 9
Slough -1 15 £353 +10.15% 11
Newbury +1 11 £169 -64.47% 7
Wokingham -4 4 £280 -20.00% 1
Maidenhead -9 2 £140 -65.81% 2
Windsor - 2 £400 -
ITIL
South East

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 150 (31.85%) Service Management
2 134 (28.45%) Telecoms
3 103 (21.87%) Microsoft
4 101 (21.44%) Incident Management
5 99 (21.02%) Windows
6 96 (20.38%) SLA
7 83 (17.62%) Project Management
8 78 (16.56%) ITIL V3
9 71 (15.07%) Active Directory
10 68 (14.44%) PRINCE2
11 66 (14.01%) Degree
12 64 (13.59%) MS Excel
13 61 (12.95%) Remedy
14 57 (12.10%) Windows Server
15 56 (11.89%) Ticket Management
16 55 (11.68%) Service Delivery
16 55 (11.68%) Linux
16 55 (11.68%) Microsoft Certification
17 50 (10.62%) Change Management
18 48 (10.19%) CRM
19 47 (9.98%) VMware
19 47 (9.98%) Cisco
19 47 (9.98%) Firewall
20 46 (9.77%) eTOM
21 43 (9.13%) SQL
22 42 (8.92%) Security Cleared
23 37 (7.86%) DNS
24 35 (7.43%) ITIL Certification
24 35 (7.43%) ITSM
25 34 (7.22%) Problem Management

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 26 (5.52%) CMS
2 20 (4.25%) IIS
3 14 (2.97%) SharePoint
4 12 (2.55%) MS Exchange
5 4 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (0.85%) Skype for Business
5 4 (0.85%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.64%) Node.js
7 2 (0.42%) Apache
7 2 (0.42%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (0.42%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.42%) Live Communications Server
7 2 (0.42%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.21%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 64 (13.59%) MS Excel
2 29 (6.16%) MS Office
3 27 (5.73%) MS Project
4 15 (3.18%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.21%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (4.03%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (1.70%) Remedy AR System
3 5 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.21%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 29 (6.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (3.82%) Office 365
3 9 (1.91%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.64%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.42%) SaaS
7 1 (0.21%) IaaS
7 1 (0.21%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.21%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (9.98%) Firewall
2 37 (7.86%) DNS
3 25 (5.31%) 3G
4 24 (5.10%) WAN
5 23 (4.88%) 4G
6 20 (4.25%) DHCP
6 20 (4.25%) LAN
7 18 (3.82%) Cisco ASA
8 16 (3.40%) Internet
9 15 (3.18%) Radio Access Network
9 15 (3.18%) VPN
9 15 (3.18%) Wireless
10 14 (2.97%) SAN
11 13 (2.76%) Cisco Nexus
11 13 (2.76%) TCP/IP
11 13 (2.76%) Wi-Fi
12 12 (2.55%) LTE
12 12 (2.55%) SSL
13 11 (2.34%) VoLTE
14 9 (1.91%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (5.94%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (1.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (1.27%) Big Data
3 6 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (0.85%) DB2
5 4 (0.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (0.85%) MySQL
5 4 (0.85%) NoSQL
5 4 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.64%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (0.64%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.64%) Power BI
7 2 (0.42%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.42%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.21%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.21%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (2.12%) Visual Studio
2 6 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.64%) Fiddler
3 3 (0.64%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.64%) JIRA
4 2 (0.42%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (0.42%) Toad
5 1 (0.21%) Introscope
General
1 134 (28.45%) Telecoms
2 33 (7.01%) Finance
3 31 (6.58%) Front Office
4 24 (5.10%) Billing
5 8 (1.70%) Back Office
5 8 (1.70%) Marketing
5 8 (1.70%) Retail
6 5 (1.06%) Electronics
6 5 (1.06%) Local Government
6 5 (1.06%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.42%) Advertising
8 1 (0.21%) Banking
8 1 (0.21%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (0.21%) Law
8 1 (0.21%) Legal
8 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (11.89%) Analyst
2 48 (10.19%) Project Manager
2 48 (10.19%) Service Manager
2 48 (10.19%) Support Engineer
3 41 (8.70%) Consultant
4 38 (8.07%) Incident Manager
5 24 (5.10%) Architect
6 23 (4.88%) Service Desk Engineer
6 23 (4.88%) Transition Manager
7 22 (4.67%) Field Engineer
7 22 (4.67%) IT Manager
7 22 (4.67%) Network Engineer
7 22 (4.67%) Service Transition Manager
8 21 (4.46%) Linux Engineer
9 18 (3.82%) ITIL Manager
10 17 (3.61%) Services Delivery Manager
11 16 (3.40%) Delivery Manager
11 16 (3.40%) Telecoms Engineer
12 15 (3.18%) Linux Support
12 15 (3.18%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.76%) .NET
1 13 (2.76%) Middleware
1 13 (2.76%) Web Services
2 7 (1.49%) XML
3 5 (1.06%) ASP.NET
4 4 (0.85%) 802.1X
4 4 (0.85%) WinForms
5 3 (0.64%) ADO.NET
5 3 (0.64%) Ajax
5 3 (0.64%) FastCGI
5 3 (0.64%) HTML
5 3 (0.64%) LINQ
5 3 (0.64%) REST
5 3 (0.64%) RSS
5 3 (0.64%) WCF
5 3 (0.64%) Windows Identity Foundation
5 3 (0.64%) WPF
6 2 (0.42%) CSS
6 2 (0.42%) DCOM
6 2 (0.42%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 32 (6.79%) Data Centre
2 29 (6.16%) Management Information System
3 28 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (5.52%) CMDB
5 13 (2.76%) Clustering
6 12 (2.55%) Driving Licence
7 10 (2.12%) Performance Metrics
8 9 (1.91%) Replication
9 7 (1.49%) EMC VNX
9 7 (1.49%) FlexPod
9 7 (1.49%) Hybrid Cloud
10 6 (1.27%) Blackberry
10 6 (1.27%) PMI
11 5 (1.06%) Computer Science
11 5 (1.06%) e-Health
11 5 (1.06%) Smart Meter
12 4 (0.85%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.85%) Public Cloud
13 3 (0.64%) Data Integration
13 3 (0.64%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 99 (21.02%) Windows
2 57 (12.10%) Windows Server
3 55 (11.68%) Linux
4 32 (6.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (6.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (5.94%) Unix
7 22 (4.67%) Windows 7
8 17 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (2.34%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (2.12%) Windows XP
11 8 (1.70%) Windows 8
12 7 (1.49%) Data ONTAP
13 6 (1.27%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.64%) NetWare
15 2 (0.42%) AIX
15 2 (0.42%) Solaris
15 2 (0.42%) SUSE
15 2 (0.42%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.42%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.42%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (31.85%) Service Management
2 101 (21.44%) Incident Management
3 83 (17.62%) Project Management
4 78 (16.56%) ITIL V3
5 68 (14.44%) PRINCE2
6 56 (11.89%) Ticket Management
7 55 (11.68%) Service Delivery
8 50 (10.62%) Change Management
9 48 (10.19%) CRM
10 46 (9.77%) eTOM
11 35 (7.43%) ITSM
12 34 (7.22%) Problem Management
13 33 (7.01%) Customer Engagement
14 29 (6.16%) Configuration Management
15 27 (5.73%) Agile Software Development
16 26 (5.52%) Migration
16 26 (5.52%) Stakeholder Management
17 19 (4.03%) Service Design
18 18 (3.82%) Disaster Recovery
19 17 (3.61%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (9.13%) SQL
2 28 (5.94%) PowerShell
3 16 (3.40%) Python
4 15 (3.18%) Ruby
5 13 (2.76%) T-SQL
6 12 (2.55%) C#
7 10 (2.12%) Bash Shell
7 10 (2.12%) Shell Script
8 9 (1.91%) Java
8 9 (1.91%) Perl
9 7 (1.49%) JavaScript
10 6 (1.27%) AWK
10 6 (1.27%) sed
10 6 (1.27%) VBScript
11 5 (1.06%) C
11 5 (1.06%) PHP
12 4 (0.85%) Korn
13 3 (0.64%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.42%) COBOL
14 2 (0.42%) VB
Qualifications
1 66 (14.01%) Degree
2 55 (11.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 42 (8.92%) Security Cleared
4 35 (7.43%) ITIL Certification
5 32 (6.79%) MCITP
6 31 (6.58%) SC Cleared
7 30 (6.37%) Cisco Certification
7 30 (6.37%) MCTS
8 17 (3.61%) CCNP
9 15 (3.18%) MCSE
10 14 (2.97%) CCNA
11 12 (2.55%) PMI Certification
12 10 (2.12%) DV Cleared
13 9 (1.91%) ISEB
13 9 (1.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 9 (1.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 8 (1.70%) MCP
15 6 (1.27%) HNC
15 6 (1.27%) MCSA
15 6 (1.27%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (20.38%) SLA
2 9 (1.91%) QA
3 6 (1.27%) ISO 9001
4 5 (1.06%) COBIT
4 5 (1.06%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.21%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.21%) TickIT
System Software
1 71 (15.07%) Active Directory
2 25 (5.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (4.67%) vSphere
4 16 (3.40%) Hyper-V
5 9 (1.91%) UAG
6 6 (1.27%) BitLocker
6 6 (1.27%) Terminal Server
6 6 (1.27%) VMware ESX
6 6 (1.27%) XenApp
7 4 (0.85%) Firmware
7 4 (0.85%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (0.85%) XenServer
8 3 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.64%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.42%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.21%) Tivoli Directory Server
10 1 (0.21%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 20 (4.25%) Puppet
2 19 (4.03%) SCCM
3 14 (2.97%) SCOM
3 14 (2.97%) WSUS
4 11 (2.34%) SCVMM
4 11 (2.34%) Windows Intune
5 10 (2.12%) Nagios
6 7 (1.49%) EMC NetWorker
7 6 (1.27%) HP Data Protector
8 5 (1.06%) WMI
9 4 (0.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 4 (0.85%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.64%) Ansible
10 3 (0.64%) CiscoWorks
11 2 (0.42%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.42%) MOM
11 2 (0.42%) Oracle RMAN
11 2 (0.42%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 103 (21.87%) Microsoft
2 61 (12.95%) Remedy
3 47 (9.98%) Cisco
3 47 (9.98%) VMware
4 32 (6.79%) Huawei
5 30 (6.37%) HP
6 21 (4.46%) BMC
7 20 (4.25%) Oracle
8 18 (3.82%) Citrix
9 16 (3.40%) Amdocs
9 16 (3.40%) Ericsson
10 13 (2.76%) Red Hat
10 13 (2.76%) ServiceNow
11 12 (2.55%) EMC
11 12 (2.55%) IBM
12 11 (2.34%) Juniper
12 11 (2.34%) NetApp
12 11 (2.34%) SAP
13 8 (1.70%) CA
13 8 (1.70%) RightScale
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