The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 17 23 7
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -16
Contract jobs citing ITIL 17 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 6.64% 2.69% 11.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.66% 4.42% 18.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 1
Average daily rate
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£389 £325 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.61% -27.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.02% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
176 113 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 68.75% 60.75% 60.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 53 31
Average daily rate £338 £352 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.11% +12.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 14
Average hourly rate £17.25 £15.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £12.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.25 £26.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL across the Bracknell region.

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Bracknell region.

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell region citing ITIL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL.

1 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
2 12 (31.58%) Windows
2 12 (31.58%) Security Cleared
3 11 (28.95%) SC Cleared
4 10 (26.32%) TCP/IP
4 10 (26.32%) Active Directory
5 9 (23.68%) Linux
5 9 (23.68%) Telecoms
5 9 (23.68%) Validation
5 9 (23.68%) Retail
6 8 (21.05%) VMware
6 8 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (18.42%) HP
7 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (15.79%) Red Hat
8 6 (15.79%) Cisco
8 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (15.79%) DHCP
8 6 (15.79%) DNS
8 6 (15.79%) MCSE
8 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
8 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (15.79%) MCITP
8 6 (15.79%) Software Packaging
8 6 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
9 5 (13.16%) Problem Management
9 5 (13.16%) eTOM

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell region citing ITIL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.89%) IBM Notes
2 2 (5.26%) Lotus Domino
2 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.16%) MS Office
3 1 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Google Apps
2 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) TCP/IP
2 6 (15.79%) DHCP
2 6 (15.79%) DNS
3 5 (13.16%) Internet
4 4 (10.53%) Broadband
5 3 (7.89%) Unified Communications
5 3 (7.89%) PBX
6 2 (5.26%) SAN
6 2 (5.26%) OSPF
6 2 (5.26%) RIP
6 2 (5.26%) SSL
6 2 (5.26%) VPN
6 2 (5.26%) IPsec
6 2 (5.26%) Firewall
6 2 (5.26%) Network Security
7 1 (2.63%) ADSL
7 1 (2.63%) SDH
7 1 (2.63%) VoIP
7 1 (2.63%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.63%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) Data Mining
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.63%) DB2
2 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
General
1 9 (23.68%) Telecoms
1 9 (23.68%) Retail
2 3 (7.89%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) Service Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Technical Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Designer
5 3 (7.89%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Migration Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Transition Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Escalation Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.63%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) ITIL Project Manager
7 1 (2.63%) VMware Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Release Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) Software Packaging
2 1 (2.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) Machine to Machine
3 2 (5.26%) SecurID
3 2 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.63%) PMI
4 1 (2.63%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (31.58%) Windows
2 9 (23.68%) Linux
3 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (13.16%) Windows XP
6 3 (7.89%) UNIX
7 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.63%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) Validation
2 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
3 5 (13.16%) Problem Management
3 5 (13.16%) eTOM
3 5 (13.16%) Migration
4 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
4 4 (10.53%) Service Management
5 3 (7.89%) Business Performance Management
5 3 (7.89%) Time Management
5 3 (7.89%) Performance Management
5 3 (7.89%) Process Management
5 3 (7.89%) ITSM
5 3 (7.89%) Incident Management
5 3 (7.89%) Customer Intelligence
6 2 (5.26%) PRINCE
6 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.26%) SOA
6 2 (5.26%) CRM
6 2 (5.26%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 11 (28.95%) SC Cleared
3 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (15.79%) MCSE
3 6 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (15.79%) MCITP
4 4 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (5.26%) ISEB
5 2 (5.26%) CCSP
5 2 (5.26%) CCNP
5 2 (5.26%) CISSP
5 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.26%) Degree
6 1 (2.63%) MCP
6 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.63%) CCA
6 1 (2.63%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) SLA
2 2 (5.26%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.63%) COBIT
3 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 10 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 8 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.26%) vSphere
3 2 (5.26%) KVM
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.05%) VMware
3 7 (18.42%) HP
4 6 (15.79%) Red Hat
4 6 (15.79%) Cisco
5 3 (7.89%) ServiceNow
5 3 (7.89%) BT
5 3 (7.89%) Google
5 3 (7.89%) IBM
5 3 (7.89%) Lotus
6 2 (5.26%) CheckPoint
6 2 (5.26%) Dell
6 2 (5.26%) Fortinet
6 2 (5.26%) F5
6 2 (5.26%) Tufin
6 2 (5.26%) AlgoSec
7 1 (2.63%) Cramer
7 1 (2.63%) Ab Initio
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle
7 1 (2.63%) Business Objects