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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 19 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Contract jobs citing ITIL 170 225 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 7.15% 8.72% 7.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.93% 11.30% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 100 94
Median daily rate £400 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £250 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £476 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 22 4
Median hourly rate £22.70 £21.55 £17.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.31% +26.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £26.91 £17.07
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £15.75 £15.83
% change year-on-year
+36.50% -0.52%
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
1903 1991 1913
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.03% 77.20% 77.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1013 1064 909
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £246 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 73 21
Median hourly rate £19.61 £30.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.63% +57.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £14.50 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.05 £42.20 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 27 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 July 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 -11 38 £375 -9.63% 11
Bracknell 0 30 £326 +1.24% 3
Slough -3 18 £399 +27.60% 4
Windsor +8 8 £500 +5.26%
Maidenhead -3 6 £375 -6.25% 1
Newbury -18 4 £300 -13.04% 3
Wokingham -8 2 £230 -
ITIL
South East

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 115 (28.26%) Service Management
2 101 (24.82%) Microsoft
3 90 (22.11%) Windows
4 88 (21.62%) Telecoms
5 78 (19.16%) SLA
6 70 (17.20%) ITIL V3
7 68 (16.71%) Linux
8 66 (16.22%) MS Excel
9 64 (15.72%) Project Management
9 64 (15.72%) Incident Management
10 62 (15.23%) Cisco
11 61 (14.99%) VMware
12 54 (13.27%) Windows Server
13 51 (12.53%) PRINCE2
13 51 (12.53%) Degree
14 50 (12.29%) Active Directory
15 48 (11.79%) Service Delivery
16 47 (11.55%) ITIL Certification
17 46 (11.30%) Remedy
18 44 (10.81%) Firewall
19 41 (10.07%) Security Cleared
20 38 (9.34%) SQL
21 37 (9.09%) HP
21 37 (9.09%) Change Management
22 36 (8.85%) Microsoft Certification
23 35 (8.60%) MS Office
23 35 (8.60%) Finance
23 35 (8.60%) Problem Management
24 34 (8.35%) Windows Server 2008
25 31 (7.62%) VMware Infrastructure

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 19 (4.67%) IIS
2 13 (3.19%) MS Exchange
3 9 (2.21%) CMS
3 9 (2.21%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.72%) WebLogic
5 6 (1.47%) Apache
5 6 (1.47%) Skype for Business
5 6 (1.47%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.23%) iPlanet
7 3 (0.74%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.49%) Commerce Server
8 2 (0.49%) Drupal
8 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.49%) Live Communications Server
9 1 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.25%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 66 (16.22%) MS Excel
2 35 (8.60%) MS Office
3 24 (5.90%) MS Project
4 7 (1.72%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (2.95%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.98%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (0.74%) Remedy AR System
5 2 (0.49%) Fredhopper
6 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (3.69%) Office 365
3 4 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.49%) SaaS
5 1 (0.25%) IaaS
5 1 (0.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (10.81%) Firewall
2 28 (6.88%) Cisco Nexus
3 27 (6.63%) DNS
4 24 (5.90%) SAN
5 16 (3.93%) Internet
5 16 (3.93%) VPN
6 15 (3.69%) Cisco ASA
6 15 (3.69%) Ethernet
7 14 (3.44%) WAN
8 13 (3.19%) 3G
8 13 (3.19%) TCP/IP
9 12 (2.95%) LTE
9 12 (2.95%) SSL
9 12 (2.95%) Wi-Fi
10 11 (2.70%) 4G
10 11 (2.70%) DHCP
10 11 (2.70%) LAN
11 10 (2.46%) FCoE
11 10 (2.46%) Fibre Channel
11 10 (2.46%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (6.39%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.21%) Big Data
2 9 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (2.21%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (1.97%) Oracle Database
4 4 (0.98%) Data Mart
4 4 (0.98%) DataStage
4 4 (0.98%) DB2
4 4 (0.98%) NoSQL
4 4 (0.98%) OLAP
5 3 (0.74%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (0.74%) MySQL
5 3 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (0.74%) Power BI
5 3 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.49%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 14 (3.44%) Sonatype Nexus
2 8 (1.97%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.23%) Toad
4 4 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.74%) Fiddler
5 3 (0.74%) JIRA
6 2 (0.49%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.49%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.49%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.49%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.25%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.25%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.25%) Introscope
General
1 88 (21.62%) Telecoms
2 35 (8.60%) Finance
3 19 (4.67%) Front Office
4 14 (3.44%) Billing
5 12 (2.95%) Retail
6 8 (1.97%) Marketing
7 6 (1.47%) Back Office
8 5 (1.23%) Electronics
8 5 (1.23%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.98%) Local Government
10 2 (0.49%) Advertising
10 2 (0.49%) Legal
11 1 (0.25%) Brand Awareness
11 1 (0.25%) Law
11 1 (0.25%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 57 (14.00%) Analyst
2 50 (12.29%) Support Engineer
3 37 (9.09%) Service Manager
4 36 (8.85%) Project Manager
5 34 (8.35%) Consultant
6 29 (7.13%) Administrator
7 24 (5.90%) Incident Manager
8 22 (5.41%) Architect
9 18 (4.42%) Field Engineer
10 17 (4.18%) IT Manager
10 17 (4.18%) Linux Engineer
11 16 (3.93%) ITIL Manager
11 16 (3.93%) Systems Administrator
12 15 (3.69%) Developer
13 14 (3.44%) Business Analyst
13 14 (3.44%) Transition Manager
13 14 (3.44%) Windows Engineer
14 13 (3.19%) Linux Administrator
14 13 (3.19%) Service Transition Manager
15 12 (2.95%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.19%) XML
2 11 (2.70%) .NET
3 9 (2.21%) HTML
3 9 (2.21%) Web Services
4 7 (1.72%) Middleware
5 6 (1.47%) CSS
5 6 (1.47%) J2EE
6 5 (1.23%) Ajax
6 5 (1.23%) ASP.NET
6 5 (1.23%) JSP
6 5 (1.23%) REST
6 5 (1.23%) SailPoint
7 4 (0.98%) 802.1X
7 4 (0.98%) WinForms
8 3 (0.74%) ADO.NET
8 3 (0.74%) LINQ
8 3 (0.74%) MSMQ
8 3 (0.74%) RSS
8 3 (0.74%) WCF
8 3 (0.74%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.13%) Analytical Skills
1 29 (7.13%) Data Centre
2 24 (5.90%) Management Information System
3 19 (4.67%) EMC VNX
4 16 (3.93%) Clustering
5 14 (3.44%) CMDB
5 14 (3.44%) Driving Licence
6 13 (3.19%) FlexPod
7 10 (2.46%) e-Health
8 8 (1.97%) Replication
8 8 (1.97%) Smart Meter
9 7 (1.72%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.47%) Performance Metrics
10 6 (1.47%) PMI
11 4 (0.98%) Computer Science
11 4 (0.98%) Fintech
12 3 (0.74%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.74%) Enterprise Cloud
12 3 (0.74%) PKI
12 3 (0.74%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 90 (22.11%) Windows
2 68 (16.71%) Linux
3 54 (13.27%) Windows Server
4 34 (8.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (6.39%) Unix
6 20 (4.91%) Windows 7
7 17 (4.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (3.19%) AIX
8 13 (3.19%) Data ONTAP
9 12 (2.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (2.21%) Solaris
11 7 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (1.47%) Windows XP
13 5 (1.23%) CentOS
13 5 (1.23%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.98%) Windows 10
15 3 (0.74%) Windows Phone
16 2 (0.49%) SUSE
17 1 (0.25%) Android
17 1 (0.25%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (28.26%) Service Management
2 70 (17.20%) ITIL V3
3 64 (15.72%) Incident Management
3 64 (15.72%) Project Management
4 51 (12.53%) PRINCE2
5 48 (11.79%) Service Delivery
6 37 (9.09%) Change Management
7 35 (8.60%) Problem Management
8 31 (7.62%) ITSM
9 27 (6.63%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (6.39%) Customer Engagement
11 25 (6.14%) Ticket Management
12 21 (5.16%) Configuration Management
12 21 (5.16%) Stakeholder Management
13 20 (4.91%) CRM
13 20 (4.91%) DevOps
14 19 (4.67%) Continuous Improvement
14 19 (4.67%) High Availability
15 16 (3.93%) Change Control
15 16 (3.93%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 38 (9.34%) SQL
2 21 (5.16%) Java
3 18 (4.42%) Perl
3 18 (4.42%) Python
4 16 (3.93%) PowerShell
5 14 (3.44%) JavaScript
6 13 (3.19%) T-SQL
7 10 (2.46%) C#
8 8 (1.97%) C
8 8 (1.97%) Ruby
8 8 (1.97%) Shell Script
9 7 (1.72%) PHP
10 6 (1.47%) VBScript
11 3 (0.74%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.25%) AWK
12 1 (0.25%) C++
12 1 (0.25%) Jython
12 1 (0.25%) Korn
12 1 (0.25%) sed
12 1 (0.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 51 (12.53%) Degree
2 47 (11.55%) ITIL Certification
3 41 (10.07%) Security Cleared
4 36 (8.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 28 (6.88%) Cisco Certification
6 25 (6.14%) MCITP
7 24 (5.90%) CCNP
7 24 (5.90%) SC Cleared
8 23 (5.65%) MCTS
9 15 (3.69%) CCNA
9 15 (3.69%) DV Cleared
10 14 (3.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 13 (3.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 12 (2.95%) RHCE
13 11 (2.70%) PMI Certification
14 10 (2.46%) MCSE
15 9 (2.21%) RHCSA
16 8 (1.97%) MCP
16 8 (1.97%) NCDA
17 7 (1.72%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (19.16%) SLA
2 12 (2.95%) QA
3 11 (2.70%) ISO 9001
4 10 (2.46%) PCI DSS
5 6 (1.47%) JSP 440
6 4 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.74%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 3 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.49%) COBIT
8 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.49%) ISO22301
9 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 50 (12.29%) Active Directory
2 31 (7.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (7.62%) vSphere
3 11 (2.70%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.97%) UAG
5 6 (1.47%) KVM
5 6 (1.47%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (1.47%) XenApp
6 5 (1.23%) VMware ESX
6 5 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.98%) Firmware
8 3 (0.74%) BitLocker
8 3 (0.74%) Terminal Server
8 3 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.74%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (0.74%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.49%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.25%) RHEV
10 1 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 22 (5.41%) Puppet
2 16 (3.93%) EMC NetWorker
2 16 (3.93%) Nagios
3 14 (3.44%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (2.70%) WSUS
5 10 (2.46%) SCCM
6 7 (1.72%) HP Data Protector
6 7 (1.72%) SCOM
7 6 (1.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 5 (1.23%) Microsoft Clustering
8 5 (1.23%) Microsoft Intune
8 5 (1.23%) NetBackup
8 5 (1.23%) WMI
9 3 (0.74%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (0.74%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.49%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (0.49%) Cisco UCCE
10 2 (0.49%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (0.49%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 101 (24.82%) Microsoft
2 62 (15.23%) Cisco
3 61 (14.99%) VMware
4 46 (11.30%) Remedy
5 37 (9.09%) HP
6 30 (7.37%) EMC
7 21 (5.16%) ServiceNow
8 20 (4.91%) Oracle
9 19 (4.67%) Red Hat
10 17 (4.18%) SAP
11 16 (3.93%) BMC
11 16 (3.93%) IBM
11 16 (3.93%) NetApp
12 15 (3.69%) Amdocs
13 14 (3.44%) Ericsson
14 13 (3.19%) CA
14 13 (3.19%) Huawei
15 12 (2.95%) Citrix
16 9 (2.21%) F5
17 8 (1.97%) Veeam
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Slough
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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