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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 16 12 17
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing ITIL 164 221 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 7.27% 8.60% 7.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.05% 11.34% 9.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 88 93
Median daily rate £350 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £261 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 23 3
Median hourly rate £24.06 £21.55 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.64% +26.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £15.77
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.62%
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
1812 1949 1908
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.35% 75.87% 76.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 942 1119 940
Median daily rate £415 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 70 21
Median hourly rate £20.00 £33.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.29% +97.05%
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 £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 August 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 27 August 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 +2 50 £313 -21.87% 8
Bracknell +1 35 £322 - 4
Slough -7 11 £331 +5.15% 9
Windsor - 7 £500 -
Newbury -16 5 £300 -13.04% 2
Maidenhead -7 3 £350 -6.66% 5
ITIL
South East

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 93 (24.87%) Service Management
2 86 (22.99%) Telecoms
3 80 (21.39%) Microsoft
4 70 (18.72%) Cisco
5 66 (17.65%) ITIL V3
6 65 (17.38%) Project Management
7 63 (16.84%) Windows
8 62 (16.58%) SLA
9 57 (15.24%) Linux
9 57 (15.24%) MS Excel
9 57 (15.24%) VMware
10 51 (13.64%) PRINCE2
11 45 (12.03%) ITIL Certification
11 45 (12.03%) Service Delivery
12 42 (11.23%) HP
12 42 (11.23%) Incident Management
12 42 (11.23%) Security Cleared
13 39 (10.43%) Degree
13 39 (10.43%) Windows Server
14 38 (10.16%) Cisco Certification
15 37 (9.89%) Change Management
16 36 (9.63%) ITSM
16 36 (9.63%) Active Directory
17 35 (9.36%) Firewall
18 34 (9.09%) Remedy
19 33 (8.82%) EMC
20 32 (8.56%) MS Office
20 32 (8.56%) Problem Management
20 32 (8.56%) Agile Software Development
21 31 (8.29%) vSphere

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 13 (3.48%) MS Exchange
2 9 (2.41%) Apache
2 9 (2.41%) CMS
3 8 (2.14%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.87%) WebSphere
5 6 (1.60%) IBM HTTP Server
5 6 (1.60%) WebLogic
5 6 (1.60%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (1.34%) Commerce Server
6 5 (1.34%) iPlanet
6 5 (1.34%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (0.80%) Documentum
7 3 (0.80%) IIS
8 2 (0.53%) Drupal
8 2 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.53%) Live Communications Server
9 1 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 57 (15.24%) MS Excel
2 32 (8.56%) MS Office
3 25 (6.68%) MS Project
4 9 (2.41%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (3.21%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (1.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (1.07%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (1.07%) Fredhopper
4 3 (0.80%) Remedy AR System
5 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.21%) Office 365
2 7 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.53%) SaaS
5 1 (0.27%) IaaS
5 1 (0.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (9.36%) Firewall
2 30 (8.02%) Cisco Nexus
3 23 (6.15%) SAN
4 16 (4.28%) LTE
5 15 (4.01%) 3G
5 15 (4.01%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (4.01%) Ethernet
6 14 (3.74%) WAN
7 12 (3.21%) VoLTE
8 11 (2.94%) 4G
8 11 (2.94%) Internet
8 11 (2.94%) LAN
8 11 (2.94%) TCP/IP
8 11 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
9 10 (2.67%) FCoE
9 10 (2.67%) Fibre Channel
9 10 (2.67%) VPN
10 8 (2.14%) DNS
11 7 (1.87%) MPLS
12 6 (1.60%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.48%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.67%) DB2
3 8 (2.14%) Big Data
3 8 (2.14%) Oracle Database
4 6 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.07%) Data Mart
5 4 (1.07%) DataStage
5 4 (1.07%) OLAP
6 3 (0.80%) MySQL
6 3 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (0.53%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.53%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.53%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 14 (3.74%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (1.07%) ClearCase
2 4 (1.07%) Toad
3 3 (0.80%) Ant
3 3 (0.80%) ClearQuest
3 3 (0.80%) JIRA
3 3 (0.80%) Maven
3 3 (0.80%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.53%) Bitbucket
4 2 (0.53%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.53%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.53%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.27%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.27%) Introscope
5 1 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 86 (22.99%) Telecoms
2 26 (6.95%) Finance
3 15 (4.01%) Front Office
4 12 (3.21%) Retail
5 11 (2.94%) Billing
6 8 (2.14%) Marketing
7 6 (1.60%) Back Office
8 5 (1.34%) Electronics
8 5 (1.34%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.80%) Legal
10 2 (0.53%) Local Government
11 1 (0.27%) Advertising
11 1 (0.27%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 58 (15.51%) Analyst
2 39 (10.43%) Support Engineer
3 37 (9.89%) Project Manager
4 31 (8.29%) Administrator
4 31 (8.29%) Service Manager
5 25 (6.68%) Consultant
6 24 (6.42%) Architect
7 18 (4.81%) Incident Manager
8 16 (4.28%) Business Analyst
8 16 (4.28%) IT Manager
8 16 (4.28%) Systems Administrator
9 15 (4.01%) Transition Manager
10 14 (3.74%) ITIL Manager
10 14 (3.74%) Service Transition Manager
11 13 (3.48%) Linux Administrator
12 12 (3.21%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 12 (3.21%) Developer
13 11 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support
13 11 (2.94%) Network Engineer
13 11 (2.94%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.01%) HTML
1 15 (4.01%) XML
2 11 (2.94%) CSS
3 9 (2.41%) Web Services
4 6 (1.60%) Ajax
4 6 (1.60%) Middleware
5 5 (1.34%) J2EE
5 5 (1.34%) JSON
5 5 (1.34%) JSP
5 5 (1.34%) SailPoint
6 4 (1.07%) .NET
6 4 (1.07%) CGI
6 4 (1.07%) Worklight
7 3 (0.80%) MSMQ
7 3 (0.80%) Node.js
7 3 (0.80%) REST
7 3 (0.80%) XMPP
8 2 (0.53%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.53%) LAMP
8 2 (0.53%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 27 (7.22%) Data Centre
2 26 (6.95%) Management Information System
3 25 (6.68%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (5.08%) EMC VNX
5 14 (3.74%) CMDB
5 14 (3.74%) FlexPod
6 13 (3.48%) Clustering
7 11 (2.94%) Driving Licence
8 10 (2.67%) e-Health
9 8 (2.14%) Smart Meter
10 7 (1.87%) Mobile App
10 7 (1.87%) Replication
11 5 (1.34%) PMI
11 5 (1.34%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (1.34%) Virtual Team
12 4 (1.07%) Computer Science
12 4 (1.07%) Enterprise Cloud
12 4 (1.07%) Fintech
12 4 (1.07%) Performance Metrics
13 3 (0.80%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 63 (16.84%) Windows
2 57 (15.24%) Linux
3 39 (10.43%) Windows Server
4 22 (5.88%) Unix
5 19 (5.08%) AIX
5 19 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (3.74%) Data ONTAP
7 12 (3.21%) Solaris
8 11 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (2.94%) Windows 7
9 6 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (1.34%) CentOS
10 5 (1.34%) Windows XP
11 4 (1.07%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.80%) Windows Phone
12 3 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.53%) SUSE
14 1 (0.27%) Android
14 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.27%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (24.87%) Service Management
2 66 (17.65%) ITIL V3
3 65 (17.38%) Project Management
4 51 (13.64%) PRINCE2
5 45 (12.03%) Service Delivery
6 42 (11.23%) Incident Management
7 37 (9.89%) Change Management
8 36 (9.63%) ITSM
9 32 (8.56%) Agile Software Development
9 32 (8.56%) Problem Management
10 24 (6.42%) Configuration Management
11 23 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
12 22 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
13 21 (5.61%) DevOps
14 19 (5.08%) Ticket Management
15 18 (4.81%) CRM
16 17 (4.55%) High Availability
16 17 (4.55%) Migration
17 16 (4.28%) User Acceptance Testing
18 15 (4.01%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (7.49%) SQL
2 19 (5.08%) Perl
3 18 (4.81%) Java
4 14 (3.74%) Python
5 13 (3.48%) Shell Script
6 12 (3.21%) JavaScript
7 10 (2.67%) PowerShell
8 6 (1.60%) C
8 6 (1.60%) Ruby
8 6 (1.60%) T-SQL
8 6 (1.60%) VBScript
9 4 (1.07%) C#
9 4 (1.07%) PHP
10 2 (0.53%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.27%) Jython
11 1 (0.27%) Korn
11 1 (0.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 45 (12.03%) ITIL Certification
2 42 (11.23%) Security Cleared
3 39 (10.43%) Degree
4 38 (10.16%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (8.02%) CCNP
6 22 (5.88%) CCNA
7 21 (5.61%) Microsoft Certification
8 19 (5.08%) DV Cleared
9 18 (4.81%) SC Cleared
10 15 (4.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 14 (3.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 13 (3.48%) RHCE
13 10 (2.67%) CCIE
13 10 (2.67%) MCITP
13 10 (2.67%) PMI Certification
14 9 (2.41%) MCTS
14 9 (2.41%) RHCSA
15 8 (2.14%) NCDA
16 7 (1.87%) CITP
16 7 (1.87%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (16.58%) SLA
2 18 (4.81%) QA
3 16 (4.28%) PCI DSS
4 11 (2.94%) ISO 9001
5 6 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (1.60%) JSP 440
6 5 (1.34%) COBIT
7 3 (0.80%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 3 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 3 (0.80%) ISO22301
7 3 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 36 (9.63%) Active Directory
2 31 (8.29%) vSphere
3 30 (8.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.87%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (1.60%) Hyper-V
5 6 (1.60%) KVM
5 6 (1.60%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (1.34%) XenApp
7 4 (1.07%) Firmware
8 2 (0.53%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.27%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.27%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 21 (5.61%) Puppet
2 16 (4.28%) EMC NetWorker
2 16 (4.28%) Nagios
3 14 (3.74%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (2.67%) WSUS
5 9 (2.41%) SCCM
6 7 (1.87%) HP Data Protector
6 7 (1.87%) SCOM
7 6 (1.60%) Cisco CUCM
7 6 (1.60%) Cisco UCCE
8 5 (1.34%) NetBackup
8 5 (1.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 5 (1.34%) WMI
9 4 (1.07%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (0.80%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Clustering
11 2 (0.53%) Failover Clustering
11 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Intune
11 2 (0.53%) NetVault Backup
11 2 (0.53%) OpenView
Vendors
1 80 (21.39%) Microsoft
2 70 (18.72%) Cisco
3 57 (15.24%) VMware
4 42 (11.23%) HP
5 34 (9.09%) Remedy
6 33 (8.82%) EMC
7 23 (6.15%) ServiceNow
8 22 (5.88%) Oracle
9 20 (5.35%) IBM
10 18 (4.81%) BMC
10 18 (4.81%) Red Hat
11 17 (4.55%) Amdocs
11 17 (4.55%) Ericsson
11 17 (4.55%) NetApp
11 17 (4.55%) SAP
12 15 (4.01%) CA
13 12 (3.21%) Huawei
14 9 (2.41%) F5
15 8 (2.14%) Citrix
15 8 (2.14%) Veeam
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