The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 67 70 87
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +17
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 8 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.90% 1.29% 0.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.14% 3.55% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Average daily rate
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£220 £275 £625
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -56.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+22.08% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.83 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.88 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+0.84% -7.03%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Qualifications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
255 394 335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.56% 36.31% 24.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 190 100
Average daily rate £375 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 5
Average hourly rate £17.07 £14.84 £13.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.02% +6.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.00 £13.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £25.00 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -23.40%

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Trend in Reading

ITIL Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

ITIL Certification
Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Reading region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification.

1 17 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (41.18%) Project Management
2 7 (41.18%) Service Management
3 5 (29.41%) MS Office
3 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
3 5 (29.41%) Time Management
4 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
4 4 (23.53%) Degree
4 4 (23.53%) ITSM
4 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
4 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
5 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
5 3 (17.65%) Supplier Management
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.76%) Scrum
6 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
6 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
6 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (11.76%) SCOM
6 2 (11.76%) Trend Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Change Control
6 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
6 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.76%) People Management
6 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
7 1 (5.88%) Performance Metrics

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Office
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
2 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.88%) 3G
1 1 (5.88%) 4G
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) StarTeam
General
1 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Billing
2 1 (5.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Incident Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Junior
2 2 (11.76%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (5.88%) Configuration Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Transition Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Support Technician
3 1 (5.88%) Service Manager
3 1 (5.88%) IT Support
3 1 (5.88%) Product Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Service Transition Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Configuration Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (41.18%) Project Management
2 7 (41.18%) Service Management
3 5 (29.41%) Time Management
4 4 (23.53%) ITSM
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (17.65%) Supplier Management
5 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
5 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
6 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
6 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
6 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Trend Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Change Control
6 2 (11.76%) Scrum
6 2 (11.76%) People Management
7 1 (5.88%) Software Licensing
7 1 (5.88%) ITIL V2
7 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.88%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
1 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) SCOM
2 1 (5.88%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (5.88%) WMI
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) HP
2 1 (5.88%) Citrix
2 1 (5.88%) BMC
2 1 (5.88%) Lotus
2 1 (5.88%) Borland
2 1 (5.88%) Remedy
2 1 (5.88%) Serena
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