The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL V3 skills 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 V3 over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 65 76 99
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +23
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 3 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.35% 0.69% 0.073%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.95% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate
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£425 £265 £625
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.37% -57.60%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £332 £381
% change year-on-year
+5.58% -13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -7.69%
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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 Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
584 733 933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 67.20% 72.07% 67.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 374 282
Average daily rate £425 £365 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £218 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £475 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 12
Average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £38.50 £27.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

ITIL V3
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL V3 Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

ITIL V3
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL V3 across the Reading region.

ITIL V3 Daily Rate Trend in Reading

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing ITIL V3 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 V3.

1 14 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL V2
3 4 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) Service Management
4 3 (21.43%) ITSM
4 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 2 (14.29%) DSL
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (14.29%) Windows
5 2 (14.29%) DHCP
5 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 2 (14.29%) VPN
5 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
6 1 (7.14%) JSP
6 1 (7.14%) CESG
6 1 (7.14%) Banking
6 1 (7.14%) Wireless
6 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
6 1 (7.14%) Finance
6 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
6 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.14%) HP
6 1 (7.14%) BMC
6 1 (7.14%) ADSL
6 1 (7.14%) LAN
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing ITIL V3 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 V3. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) DSL
1 2 (14.29%) DHCP
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 2 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (7.14%) Wireless
2 1 (7.14%) ADSL
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
General
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL Manager
1 4 (28.57%) Problem Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Help Desk Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Programme Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Management Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Major Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) CESG
2 1 (7.14%) CMDB
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL V2
3 4 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 4 (28.57%) Service Management
4 3 (21.43%) ITSM
5 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma
5 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
5 1 (7.14%) IT Governance
5 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 1 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) JSP 440
1 1 (7.14%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) HP
1 1 (7.14%) BMC
1 1 (7.14%) Remedy
1 1 (7.14%) FrontRange
1 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow