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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 18 8 16
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Contract jobs citing ITIL 145 242 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 7.39% 9.58% 7.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.18% 11.67% 9.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 123 95
Median daily rate £320 £358 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.48% -15.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £166 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £544
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Median hourly rate £14.50 £18.00 £55.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% -67.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +7.79%

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
1580 2074 2126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.57% 82.11% 75.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 742 1108 1084
Median daily rate £425 £404 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.32% +0.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 61 45
Median hourly rate £23.34 £15.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.58% -43.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.57 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 -3 63 £450 +24.13% 6
Bracknell +15 32 £248 -23.49% 2
Slough -1 11 £303 -23.41%
Newbury -8 5 £350 -20.00% 3
Maidenhead -9 3 - - 1
Windsor +2 1 £413 +13.01% 3
Wokingham 0 1 - -
ITIL
South East

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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.

1 101 (35.31%) Telecoms
2 90 (31.47%) Project Management
3 80 (27.97%) Microsoft
4 76 (26.57%) PRINCE2
5 73 (25.52%) ITIL V3
6 68 (23.78%) Service Management
7 61 (21.33%) MS Excel
8 58 (20.28%) Remedy
9 57 (19.93%) Management Information System
10 54 (18.88%) MS Project
11 46 (16.08%) Ericsson
12 40 (13.99%) Service Delivery
13 38 (13.29%) Agile Software Development
14 37 (12.94%) Security Cleared
15 34 (11.89%) LTE
15 34 (11.89%) Wi-Fi
15 34 (11.89%) VoLTE
16 32 (11.19%) Cisco
16 32 (11.19%) SLA
16 32 (11.19%) Incident Management
17 27 (9.44%) Degree
17 27 (9.44%) Cisco Certification
17 27 (9.44%) Windows
18 26 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
19 25 (8.74%) SC Cleared
20 23 (8.04%) Waterfall
21 21 (7.34%) TCP/IP
21 21 (7.34%) Stakeholder Management
22 20 (6.99%) Finance
22 20 (6.99%) SQL

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 8 (2.80%) Apache
1 8 (2.80%) SAS
2 6 (2.10%) WebSphere
3 5 (1.75%) Commerce Server
3 5 (1.75%) IBM HTTP Server
3 5 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (1.40%) JBoss
4 4 (1.40%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.40%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.40%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.70%) CMS
6 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.35%) Confluence
7 1 (0.35%) IIS
7 1 (0.35%) nginx
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
7 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 61 (21.33%) MS Excel
2 54 (18.88%) MS Project
3 8 (2.80%) MS Office
4 2 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.35%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.35%) Maya
5 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.40%) Fredhopper
2 2 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.35%) Changepoint
3 1 (0.35%) Maximo
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.35%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.35%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.15%) SuccessFactors
2 6 (2.10%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (2.10%) SaaS
3 4 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.05%) Office 365
5 2 (0.70%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (0.70%) OneDrive
5 2 (0.70%) SoftLayer
6 1 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 34 (11.89%) LTE
1 34 (11.89%) VoLTE
1 34 (11.89%) Wi-Fi
2 21 (7.34%) TCP/IP
3 18 (6.29%) WAN
4 15 (5.24%) 3G
4 15 (5.24%) 4G
4 15 (5.24%) Firewall
5 12 (4.20%) LAN
5 12 (4.20%) Wireshark
6 11 (3.85%) 2G
7 9 (3.15%) MPLS
8 7 (2.45%) DNS
8 7 (2.45%) VoIP
9 6 (2.10%) Unified Communications
10 5 (1.75%) IP Telephony
10 5 (1.75%) MGW
10 5 (1.75%) SNMP
10 5 (1.75%) VLAN
10 5 (1.75%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.94%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (3.15%) DB2
2 9 (3.15%) Hadoop
3 7 (2.45%) SQL Server
4 5 (1.75%) Oracle Database
4 5 (1.75%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (1.40%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (1.40%) Star Schema
6 3 (1.05%) Data Mart
6 3 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.70%) Big Data
7 2 (0.70%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 2 (0.70%) DataStage
7 2 (0.70%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.35%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (1.40%) Toad
2 3 (1.05%) JIRA
3 2 (0.70%) Ant
3 2 (0.70%) ClearCase
3 2 (0.70%) ClearQuest
3 2 (0.70%) Maven
3 2 (0.70%) MSTest
4 1 (0.35%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.35%) MSI
4 1 (0.35%) Redmine
4 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 101 (35.31%) Telecoms
2 20 (6.99%) Finance
3 16 (5.59%) Billing
4 15 (5.24%) Back Office
5 8 (2.80%) Retail
6 5 (1.75%) Legal
7 4 (1.40%) Front Office
8 3 (1.05%) Local Government
8 3 (1.05%) Marketing
9 2 (0.70%) Electronics
9 2 (0.70%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.35%) Automotive
10 1 (0.35%) Banking
10 1 (0.35%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.35%) French Language
Job Titles
1 68 (23.78%) Project Manager
2 34 (11.89%) Voice Project Manager
3 32 (11.19%) Analyst
4 23 (8.04%) Incident Manager
5 19 (6.64%) Consultant
6 17 (5.94%) Service Manager
7 11 (3.85%) Architect
7 11 (3.85%) Network Manager
7 11 (3.85%) Network Project Manager
8 10 (3.50%) Core Network Project Manager
8 10 (3.50%) Developer
8 10 (3.50%) Senior Manager
8 10 (3.50%) Service Analyst
8 10 (3.50%) Support Engineer
9 9 (3.15%) Business Analyst
9 9 (3.15%) IT Manager
10 8 (2.80%) Engagement Manager
10 8 (2.80%) Network Engineer
10 8 (2.80%) SAP Consultant
10 8 (2.80%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.85%) Web Services
2 9 (3.15%) .NET
3 8 (2.80%) HTML
3 8 (2.80%) XML
4 7 (2.45%) CSS
5 5 (1.75%) Ajax
5 5 (1.75%) JSON
5 5 (1.75%) Middleware
6 4 (1.40%) Worklight
7 3 (1.05%) Java EE
7 3 (1.05%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (0.70%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.70%) CGI
8 2 (0.70%) Kafka
8 2 (0.70%) Memcached
8 2 (0.70%) WCF
9 1 (0.35%) Django
9 1 (0.35%) JMS
9 1 (0.35%) SOAP
9 1 (0.35%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 57 (19.93%) Management Information System
2 26 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (4.20%) Data Centre
4 10 (3.50%) Public Cloud
5 8 (2.80%) Learning Management System
5 8 (2.80%) PMI
6 6 (2.10%) CESG
7 5 (1.75%) CMDB
7 5 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (1.40%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (1.05%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.05%) IVR
9 3 (1.05%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.05%) RIA
9 3 (1.05%) Smart Meter
10 2 (0.70%) AS400
10 2 (0.70%) Handset
10 2 (0.70%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.70%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 27 (9.44%) Windows
2 19 (6.64%) Unix
3 17 (5.94%) Linux
4 16 (5.59%) Windows Server
5 10 (3.50%) AIX
6 8 (2.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.75%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.70%) Solaris
10 2 (0.70%) SUSE
11 1 (0.35%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.35%) MVS
11 1 (0.35%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.35%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.35%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (31.47%) Project Management
2 76 (26.57%) PRINCE2
3 73 (25.52%) ITIL V3
4 68 (23.78%) Service Management
5 40 (13.99%) Service Delivery
6 38 (13.29%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (11.19%) Incident Management
8 23 (8.04%) Waterfall
9 21 (7.34%) Stakeholder Management
10 19 (6.64%) CRM
10 19 (6.64%) ITSM
10 19 (6.64%) Service Design
11 16 (5.59%) SDLC
12 15 (5.24%) Change Management
13 13 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (4.55%) Migration
13 13 (4.55%) Presales
13 13 (4.55%) Problem Management
14 12 (4.20%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 20 (6.99%) SQL
2 10 (3.50%) Shell Script
3 8 (2.80%) Java
4 6 (2.10%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.40%) Perl
5 4 (1.40%) PowerShell
5 4 (1.40%) Python
6 3 (1.05%) C
6 3 (1.05%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.70%) C#
7 2 (0.70%) PHP
8 1 (0.35%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.35%) COBOL
8 1 (0.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 37 (12.94%) Security Cleared
2 27 (9.44%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (9.44%) Degree
3 25 (8.74%) SC Cleared
4 19 (6.64%) CCNA
5 17 (5.94%) ITIL Certification
6 16 (5.59%) CCNP
6 16 (5.59%) PMI Certification
7 12 (4.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 11 (3.85%) CCIE
9 9 (3.15%) PMP
10 7 (2.45%) CISM
10 7 (2.45%) CISSP
11 5 (1.75%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 5 (1.75%) CAPM
11 5 (1.75%) CCSP
11 5 (1.75%) DV Cleared
11 5 (1.75%) ISEB
11 5 (1.75%) MCSE
11 5 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (11.19%) SLA
2 11 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (3.15%) PMO
4 8 (2.80%) COBIT
5 7 (2.45%) Data Quality
5 7 (2.45%) QA
6 4 (1.40%) ISO22301
6 4 (1.40%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.70%) GDPR
7 2 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (4.90%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (1.05%) vSphere
5 2 (0.70%) Corosync
5 2 (0.70%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.35%) vCloud
6 1 (0.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (1.75%) Tivoli
2 4 (1.40%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (1.40%) Cisco IPCC
2 4 (1.40%) SCCM
2 4 (1.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (1.05%) Ansible
3 3 (1.05%) NetBackup
3 3 (1.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (1.05%) Oracle Identity Management
3 3 (1.05%) Puppet
4 2 (0.70%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.70%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.70%) Pacemaker
4 2 (0.70%) WSUS
5 1 (0.35%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (0.35%) SCSM
5 1 (0.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 80 (27.97%) Microsoft
2 58 (20.28%) Remedy
3 46 (16.08%) Ericsson
4 32 (11.19%) Cisco
5 18 (6.29%) Juniper
5 18 (6.29%) ServiceNow
6 17 (5.94%) VMware
7 16 (5.59%) HP
7 16 (5.59%) Huawei
8 15 (5.24%) SAP
9 13 (4.55%) IBM
9 13 (4.55%) Oracle
10 11 (3.85%) Nokia
10 11 (3.85%) Nokia Networks
11 5 (1.75%) MicroStrategy
11 5 (1.75%) Symantec
12 4 (1.40%) CA
12 4 (1.40%) CheckPoint
12 4 (1.40%) EMC
12 4 (1.40%) NetApp
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