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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 16 23 6
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -17
Contract jobs citing ITIL 18 10 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 7.26% 4.05% 13.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.04% 5.99% 22.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 3
Average daily rate
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£413 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £160 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £330 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 12
Average hourly rate - - £11.43
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -12.85%
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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
163 167 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 65.73% 67.61% 62.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 84 41
Average daily rate £375 £352 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.53% -6.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 20
Average hourly rate £17.25 £15.00 £16.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -8.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.13 £11.90 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £33.70 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
2 11 (31.43%) Windows
2 11 (31.43%) Security Cleared
3 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 9 (25.71%) Linux
4 9 (25.71%) TCP/IP
4 9 (25.71%) SC Cleared
5 8 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (22.86%) Validation
5 8 (22.86%) VMware
5 8 (22.86%) Retail
6 7 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (20.00%) HP
6 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (17.14%) Red Hat
7 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (17.14%) DNS
7 6 (17.14%) DHCP
7 6 (17.14%) MCSE
7 6 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (17.14%) MCITP
7 6 (17.14%) Software Packaging
7 6 (17.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
8 5 (14.29%) eTOM
8 5 (14.29%) Problem Management
8 5 (14.29%) Mentoring
9 4 (11.43%) Machine to Machine
9 4 (11.43%) Customer Intelligence

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 2 (5.71%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.86%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Google Apps
2 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (17.14%) DNS
2 6 (17.14%) DHCP
3 4 (11.43%) Broadband
3 4 (11.43%) PBX
3 4 (11.43%) Unified Communications
4 2 (5.71%) SAN
5 1 (2.86%) Internet
5 1 (2.86%) OSPF
5 1 (2.86%) Firewall
5 1 (2.86%) IPsec
5 1 (2.86%) Network Security
5 1 (2.86%) RIP
5 1 (2.86%) SSL
5 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.86%) DB2
1 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
General
1 8 (22.86%) Retail
2 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) Analyst
2 6 (17.14%) Service Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Architect
4 4 (11.43%) Technical Architect
4 4 (11.43%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (11.43%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Designer
4 4 (11.43%) Escalation Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Migration Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Transition Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Incident Manager
7 1 (2.86%) ITIL Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
7 1 (2.86%) VMware Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.86%) ITIL Project Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Release Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) Software Packaging
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Machine to Machine
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.86%) PMI
3 1 (2.86%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.86%) SecurID
3 1 (2.86%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Windows
2 9 (25.71%) Linux
3 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (11.43%) Windows XP
6 3 (8.57%) UNIX
7 1 (2.86%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Validation
2 7 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (14.29%) eTOM
3 5 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 5 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 4 (11.43%) Performance Management
4 4 (11.43%) Business Performance Management
4 4 (11.43%) Incident Management
4 4 (11.43%) Customer Intelligence
4 4 (11.43%) Process Management
5 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
5 3 (8.57%) TOGAF
5 3 (8.57%) Service Management
5 3 (8.57%) Time Management
6 2 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (5.71%) Transition Management
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (5.71%) Migration
6 2 (5.71%) SOA
6 2 (5.71%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) C#
1 1 (2.86%) Java
1 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) Security Cleared
2 9 (25.71%) SC Cleared
3 6 (17.14%) MCSE
3 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (17.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (17.14%) MCITP
4 4 (11.43%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.86%) Degree
5 1 (2.86%) CCSP
5 1 (2.86%) CCNP
5 1 (2.86%) CCA
5 1 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.86%) CISSP
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.86%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) COBIT
2 1 (2.86%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 8 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.71%) vSphere
3 2 (5.71%) KVM
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.86%) VMware
3 7 (20.00%) HP
4 6 (17.14%) Red Hat
5 4 (11.43%) BT
6 3 (8.57%) ServiceNow
6 3 (8.57%) Cisco
6 3 (8.57%) IBM
7 2 (5.71%) Dell
7 2 (5.71%) Google
7 2 (5.71%) Lotus
8 1 (2.86%) AlgoSec
8 1 (2.86%) Ab Initio
8 1 (2.86%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.86%) Tufin
8 1 (2.86%) F5
8 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.86%) webMethods
8 1 (2.86%) Citrix