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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 15 12 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs citing ITIL 208 215 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.57% 8.31% 7.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.84% 10.87% 9.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 99 79
Median daily rate £375 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £250 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 7
Median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £18.28 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.93 £22.50 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
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
1918 1978 1915
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.06% 76.43% 74.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1052 1009 939
Median daily rate £418 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.15% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 60 40
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £13.83 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.90 £39.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

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 29 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
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 29 May 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 29 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 +5 81 £400 -5.88% 11
Bracknell +1 19 £350 -3.44% 2
Slough -3 16 £423 +35.20% 8
Newbury -3 10 £169 -60.29% 2
Wokingham -4 5 £230 -48.88%
Maidenhead -10 4 £400 -2.31% 5
Windsor +8 3 £460 -3.15%
ITIL
South East

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 142 (31.70%) Service Management
2 118 (26.34%) Telecoms
3 100 (22.32%) Microsoft
4 97 (21.65%) Incident Management
5 92 (20.54%) Windows
6 88 (19.64%) SLA
7 78 (17.41%) Project Management
8 70 (15.63%) ITIL V3
9 65 (14.51%) Active Directory
9 65 (14.51%) MS Excel
10 63 (14.06%) PRINCE2
11 60 (13.39%) Linux
12 59 (13.17%) Degree
13 58 (12.95%) Remedy
14 54 (12.05%) Windows Server
15 51 (11.38%) Ticket Management
16 50 (11.16%) Cisco
17 49 (10.94%) Microsoft Certification
18 48 (10.71%) Service Delivery
19 47 (10.49%) Change Management
19 47 (10.49%) Firewall
19 47 (10.49%) VMware
20 46 (10.27%) ITIL Certification
21 42 (9.38%) CRM
22 38 (8.48%) Finance
22 38 (8.48%) Security Cleared
23 36 (8.04%) SQL
23 36 (8.04%) eTOM
24 35 (7.81%) ITSM
25 34 (7.59%) Configuration 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 24 (5.36%) CMS
2 20 (4.46%) IIS
3 13 (2.90%) MS Exchange
4 12 (2.68%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.12%) Skype for Business
6 4 (0.89%) Apache
6 4 (0.89%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (0.67%) Node.js
8 2 (0.45%) Drupal
8 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.45%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (0.45%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.45%) Live Communications Server
8 2 (0.45%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 65 (14.51%) MS Excel
2 26 (5.80%) MS Project
3 25 (5.58%) MS Office
4 12 (2.68%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (3.13%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (1.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.89%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.22%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 28 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (4.02%) Office 365
3 10 (2.23%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.67%) SaaS
6 2 (0.45%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.22%) IaaS
7 1 (0.22%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (10.49%) Firewall
2 34 (7.59%) DNS
3 24 (5.36%) 3G
4 22 (4.91%) WAN
5 21 (4.69%) 4G
6 19 (4.24%) Cisco ASA
6 19 (4.24%) Cisco Nexus
6 19 (4.24%) LAN
7 17 (3.79%) DHCP
8 16 (3.57%) VPN
9 15 (3.35%) Internet
9 15 (3.35%) Wireless
10 14 (3.13%) LTE
10 14 (3.13%) SAN
11 13 (2.90%) Wi-Fi
12 12 (2.68%) SSL
12 12 (2.68%) TCP/IP
12 12 (2.68%) VoLTE
13 9 (2.01%) Radio Access Network
14 8 (1.79%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (5.80%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (1.56%) Big Data
4 5 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (0.89%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.67%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (0.67%) MySQL
6 3 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.67%) Power BI
6 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.45%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.22%) DB2
8 1 (0.22%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (1.79%) Visual Studio
2 7 (1.56%) Sonatype Nexus
3 5 (1.12%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.67%) Fiddler
5 3 (0.67%) JIRA
6 2 (0.45%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.45%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.45%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.22%) Introscope
7 1 (0.22%) Toad
General
1 118 (26.34%) Telecoms
2 38 (8.48%) Finance
3 29 (6.47%) Front Office
4 22 (4.91%) Billing
5 10 (2.23%) Retail
6 9 (2.01%) Marketing
7 6 (1.34%) Back Office
7 6 (1.34%) Electronics
7 6 (1.34%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.12%) Local Government
9 2 (0.45%) Advertising
10 1 (0.22%) Banking
10 1 (0.22%) Brand Awareness
10 1 (0.22%) Law
10 1 (0.22%) Legal
10 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (12.05%) Analyst
2 45 (10.04%) Service Manager
2 45 (10.04%) Support Engineer
3 43 (9.60%) Project Manager
4 34 (7.59%) Consultant
4 34 (7.59%) Incident Manager
5 24 (5.36%) Architect
6 23 (5.13%) ITIL Manager
6 23 (5.13%) Linux Engineer
6 23 (5.13%) Network Engineer
7 21 (4.69%) IT Manager
8 20 (4.46%) Administrator
8 20 (4.46%) Service Desk Engineer
9 19 (4.24%) Field Engineer
9 19 (4.24%) Transition Manager
10 18 (4.02%) Service Transition Manager
11 15 (3.35%) Linux Support
11 15 (3.35%) Linux Support Engineer
12 14 (3.13%) Services Delivery Manager
12 14 (3.13%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.46%) .NET
2 10 (2.23%) Middleware
2 10 (2.23%) XML
3 9 (2.01%) Web Services
4 5 (1.12%) ASP.NET
4 5 (1.12%) REST
5 4 (0.89%) 802.1X
5 4 (0.89%) HTML
5 4 (0.89%) WinForms
6 3 (0.67%) ADO.NET
6 3 (0.67%) Ajax
6 3 (0.67%) FastCGI
6 3 (0.67%) LINQ
6 3 (0.67%) MSMQ
6 3 (0.67%) RSS
6 3 (0.67%) WCF
6 3 (0.67%) Windows Identity Foundation
6 3 (0.67%) WPF
7 2 (0.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (0.45%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 31 (6.92%) Data Centre
2 28 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 27 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (5.13%) CMDB
5 12 (2.68%) EMC VNX
6 11 (2.46%) Clustering
6 11 (2.46%) Driving Licence
7 7 (1.56%) FlexPod
7 7 (1.56%) Replication
8 6 (1.34%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.34%) Performance Metrics
8 6 (1.34%) PMI
8 6 (1.34%) Smart Meter
9 5 (1.12%) Blackberry
9 5 (1.12%) e-Health
9 5 (1.12%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.89%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (0.67%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (0.45%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 92 (20.54%) Windows
2 60 (13.39%) Linux
3 54 (12.05%) Windows Server
4 29 (6.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (5.13%) Unix
7 19 (4.24%) Windows 7
8 16 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (2.46%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (2.01%) Windows XP
11 7 (1.56%) Data ONTAP
12 6 (1.34%) CentOS
12 6 (1.34%) Windows 10
12 6 (1.34%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.67%) NetWare
13 3 (0.67%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.45%) Solaris
14 2 (0.45%) SUSE
14 2 (0.45%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (31.70%) Service Management
2 97 (21.65%) Incident Management
3 78 (17.41%) Project Management
4 70 (15.63%) ITIL V3
5 63 (14.06%) PRINCE2
6 51 (11.38%) Ticket Management
7 48 (10.71%) Service Delivery
8 47 (10.49%) Change Management
9 42 (9.38%) CRM
10 36 (8.04%) eTOM
11 35 (7.81%) ITSM
12 34 (7.59%) Configuration Management
13 33 (7.37%) Problem Management
14 31 (6.92%) Customer Engagement
15 26 (5.80%) Agile Software Development
16 25 (5.58%) Stakeholder Management
17 21 (4.69%) Migration
18 18 (4.02%) Service Design
19 17 (3.79%) Programme Management
20 16 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 36 (8.04%) SQL
2 23 (5.13%) PowerShell
3 18 (4.02%) Python
4 13 (2.90%) Ruby
4 13 (2.90%) T-SQL
5 11 (2.46%) Bash Shell
5 11 (2.46%) Java
5 11 (2.46%) Perl
6 10 (2.23%) C#
7 9 (2.01%) Shell Script
8 8 (1.79%) C
8 8 (1.79%) JavaScript
9 7 (1.56%) PHP
10 6 (1.34%) VBScript
11 5 (1.12%) AWK
11 5 (1.12%) sed
12 2 (0.45%) Korn
13 1 (0.22%) C++
13 1 (0.22%) Jython
13 1 (0.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 59 (13.17%) Degree
2 49 (10.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 46 (10.27%) ITIL Certification
4 38 (8.48%) Security Cleared
5 30 (6.70%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (6.70%) MCITP
6 28 (6.25%) MCTS
7 27 (6.03%) SC Cleared
8 20 (4.46%) CCNP
9 15 (3.35%) MCSE
10 14 (3.13%) CCNA
11 12 (2.68%) PMI Certification
12 10 (2.23%) DV Cleared
13 9 (2.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 8 (1.79%) MCP
14 8 (1.79%) RHCSA
15 6 (1.34%) CITP
15 6 (1.34%) HNC
15 6 (1.34%) NCDA
15 6 (1.34%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (19.64%) SLA
2 10 (2.23%) QA
3 7 (1.56%) ISO 9001
4 6 (1.34%) COBIT
5 5 (1.12%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.22%) ISO22301
System Software
1 65 (14.51%) Active Directory
2 24 (5.36%) vSphere
3 21 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (3.35%) Hyper-V
5 9 (2.01%) UAG
6 6 (1.34%) BitLocker
6 6 (1.34%) Terminal Server
6 6 (1.34%) VMware ESX
6 6 (1.34%) XenApp
7 5 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.89%) Firmware
8 4 (0.89%) VMware Workstation
8 4 (0.89%) XenServer
9 3 (0.67%) KVM
9 3 (0.67%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.45%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.22%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 25 (5.58%) Puppet
2 16 (3.57%) SCCM
3 14 (3.13%) WSUS
4 13 (2.90%) Nagios
5 11 (2.46%) SCOM
6 8 (1.79%) SCVMM
6 8 (1.79%) Windows Intune
7 7 (1.56%) EMC NetWorker
7 7 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (1.12%) HP Data Protector
8 5 (1.12%) WMI
9 4 (0.89%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.67%) Ansible
10 3 (0.67%) Cisco Prime
10 3 (0.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 2 (0.45%) EdgeSight
11 2 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.22%) Cisco UCCE
12 1 (0.22%) HP UCMDB
12 1 (0.22%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 100 (22.32%) Microsoft
2 58 (12.95%) Remedy
3 50 (11.16%) Cisco
4 47 (10.49%) VMware
5 28 (6.25%) Huawei
6 27 (6.03%) HP
7 17 (3.79%) BMC
7 17 (3.79%) EMC
7 17 (3.79%) Oracle
7 17 (3.79%) Red Hat
7 17 (3.79%) ServiceNow
8 16 (3.57%) Amdocs
8 16 (3.57%) Ericsson
9 14 (3.13%) Citrix
10 13 (2.90%) SAP
11 11 (2.46%) IBM
12 10 (2.23%) NetApp
13 9 (2.01%) CA
13 9 (2.01%) Juniper
14 6 (1.34%) LANDesk
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £24.00 - £24.12 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £300 - £344 per day
Posted: 6 days ago