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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 71 70 44
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -26
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 5 2 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.51% 0.23% 3.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.85% 0.71% 13.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 9
Average daily rate £373 £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.69% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £403 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £423 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £14.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -18.57%
ITIL Certification
Berkshire

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
270 283 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 27.27% 32.16% 27.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 138 110
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £139 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 10
Average hourly rate £55.60 £55.65 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.08% +247.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.38 £19.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +28.57%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Reading region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Histogram 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (40.00%) Service Management
3 4 (40.00%) SLA
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL V3
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) ServiceNow
5 2 (20.00%) Line Management
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (20.00%) 4G
5 2 (20.00%) Huawei
5 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Change Management
5 2 (20.00%) Back Office
5 2 (20.00%) BT
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (20.00%) MCSE
5 2 (20.00%) Ericsson
5 2 (20.00%) Nokia
5 2 (20.00%) 3G
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
6 1 (10.00%) Value-Added Service
6 1 (10.00%) Remedy

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) 3G
1 2 (20.00%) 4G
2 1 (10.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (10.00%) Value-Added Service
General
1 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Back Office
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Service Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Deskside Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Service Transition Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Transition Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Change Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Database Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Manager
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Process Manager
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Service Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Process Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Project Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Incident Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Services Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
1 2 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (10.00%) CMDB
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Service Management
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (20.00%) Line Management
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) Data Security
5 1 (10.00%) ITSM
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
5 1 (10.00%) Process Management
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) MCSE
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) BT
1 2 (20.00%) Ericsson
1 2 (20.00%) Huawei
1 2 (20.00%) Nokia
1 2 (20.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (10.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 1 (10.00%) Remedy