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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 15 25 11
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -14
Contract jobs citing ITIL 12 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 5.71% 2.37% 5.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.89% 3.94% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 2
Average daily rate
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£378 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.15% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £245 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £344 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £324
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -
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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
152 127 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 72.38% 60.19% 60.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 58 27
Average daily rate £356 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.71% +0.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 12
Average hourly rate £12.00 £25.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram 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 31 October 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 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 13 (32.50%) Windows
3 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
4 9 (22.50%) Linux
4 9 (22.50%) Retail
5 8 (20.00%) ITSM
5 8 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 8 (20.00%) UNIX
5 8 (20.00%) Oracle
5 8 (20.00%) SLA
5 8 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 7 (17.50%) Cisco
6 7 (17.50%) Migration
7 6 (15.00%) Service Management
7 6 (15.00%) Workflow
7 6 (15.00%) VMware
7 6 (15.00%) HP
7 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (15.00%) Windows XP
7 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
8 5 (12.50%) Remedy AR System
8 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (12.50%) BMC
8 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (12.50%) Internet
8 5 (12.50%) Shell Script

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 (7.50%) IBM Notes
1 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (5.00%) Lotus Domino
2 2 (5.00%) IIS
2 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.50%) Apache
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.50%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
1 5 (12.50%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Google Apps
2 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (12.50%) Internet
3 4 (10.00%) DNS
3 4 (10.00%) DHCP
4 2 (5.00%) RIP
4 2 (5.00%) Broadband
4 2 (5.00%) SSL
4 2 (5.00%) SAN
4 2 (5.00%) VPN
4 2 (5.00%) OSPF
4 2 (5.00%) Firewall
4 2 (5.00%) IPsec
4 2 (5.00%) Network Security
5 1 (2.50%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.50%) DSL
5 1 (2.50%) DWDM
5 1 (2.50%) PBX
5 1 (2.50%) SDH
5 1 (2.50%) VoIP
5 1 (2.50%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.50%) DB2
3 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
General
1 9 (22.50%) Retail
2 8 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.50%) Finance
4 2 (5.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Analyst
2 7 (17.50%) Service Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Support Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Remedy Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Technical Architect
5 4 (10.00%) Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Migration Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Product Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Product Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (2.50%) Administrator
8 1 (2.50%) Operations Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) Software Packaging
2 3 (7.50%) .NET
3 2 (5.00%) Web Services
3 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) SecurID
3 1 (2.50%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (2.50%) Machine to Machine
3 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (32.50%) Windows
2 9 (22.50%) Linux
3 8 (20.00%) UNIX
4 6 (15.00%) Windows XP
5 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.50%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) ITSM
2 7 (17.50%) Migration
3 6 (15.00%) Workflow
3 6 (15.00%) Service Management
4 5 (12.50%) Validation
4 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 3 (7.50%) Time Management
6 3 (7.50%) eTOM
6 3 (7.50%) Data Migration
7 2 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (5.00%) Demand Forecasting
7 2 (5.00%) Supplier Management
7 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (5.00%) TOGAF
7 2 (5.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.00%) SQL
3 1 (2.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 12 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (10.00%) MCITP
3 4 (10.00%) MCSE
3 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.00%) CISSP
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.00%) CCSP
4 2 (5.00%) CCNP
4 2 (5.00%) ISEB
4 2 (5.00%) Degree
5 1 (2.50%) MCP
5 1 (2.50%) CCA
5 1 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) SLA
2 2 (5.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.50%) COBIT
3 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 8 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.00%) vSphere
3 2 (5.00%) KVM
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.00%) Oracle
3 7 (17.50%) Cisco
4 6 (15.00%) HP
4 6 (15.00%) VMware
5 5 (12.50%) Remedy
5 5 (12.50%) BMC
6 4 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 4 (10.00%) IBM
7 3 (7.50%) Lotus
7 3 (7.50%) Google
7 3 (7.50%) ServiceNow
8 2 (5.00%) AlgoSec
8 2 (5.00%) Fortinet
8 2 (5.00%) Tufin
8 2 (5.00%) F5
8 2 (5.00%) Cognos
8 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
8 2 (5.00%) Dell
9 1 (2.50%) Citrix