The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL 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 over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 21 17 43
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +26
Contract jobs citing ITIL 56 83 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 6.41% 8.27% 3.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.52% 11.25% 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 27 13
Average daily rate
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£400 £330 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 0
Average hourly rate £17.07 £22.85 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.29% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.88% +16.66%
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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
588 738 846
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 67.28% 73.51% 67.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 343 268
Average daily rate £400 £375 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 20 9
Average hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Reading

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Reading region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 42 (32.31%) Service Management
2 35 (26.92%) PRINCE2
2 35 (26.92%) Security Cleared
3 33 (25.38%) Project Management
4 29 (22.31%) Windows
4 29 (22.31%) Microsoft
5 28 (21.54%) Degree
6 27 (20.77%) SC Cleared
7 24 (18.46%) Active Directory
8 22 (16.92%) ITIL Certification
9 20 (15.38%) MS Office
10 19 (14.62%) HP
10 19 (14.62%) Microsoft Certification
10 19 (14.62%) Configuration Management
11 18 (13.85%) ITSM
11 18 (13.85%) Telecoms
12 17 (13.08%) SQL
13 16 (12.31%) Firewall
14 15 (11.54%) ITIL V2
15 14 (10.77%) ITIL V3
15 14 (10.77%) MS Excel
15 14 (10.77%) MS Visio
15 14 (10.77%) MS Exchange
16 13 (10.00%) Cisco
16 13 (10.00%) Service Delivery
16 13 (10.00%) Asset Management
17 11 (8.46%) MCTS
17 11 (8.46%) MCITP
17 11 (8.46%) DNS
18 10 (7.69%) SLA

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 14 (10.77%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (4.62%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.08%) Lync
5 3 (2.31%) IIS
5 3 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.54%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.77%) GroupWise
7 1 (0.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 20 (15.38%) MS Office
2 14 (10.77%) MS Excel
2 14 (10.77%) MS Visio
3 7 (5.38%) MS Project
4 2 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.77%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (4.62%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.54%) Remedy AR System
2 2 (1.54%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.77%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.85%) Office 365
2 4 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.31%) Firewall
2 11 (8.46%) DNS
3 9 (6.92%) WAN
3 9 (6.92%) Internet
4 6 (4.62%) DHCP
4 6 (4.62%) LAN
5 5 (3.85%) VPN
6 4 (3.08%) MPLS
6 4 (3.08%) OSPF
6 4 (3.08%) BGP
6 4 (3.08%) IPsec
6 4 (3.08%) VoIP
7 3 (2.31%) ATM
7 3 (2.31%) Ethernet
7 3 (2.31%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.31%) DSL
7 3 (2.31%) DMZ
7 3 (2.31%) Wireless
8 2 (1.54%) Network Security
8 2 (1.54%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.77%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (5.38%) StarTeam
2 1 (0.77%) Fiddler
2 1 (0.77%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.77%) Hudson
2 1 (0.77%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.77%) Ant
2 1 (0.77%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.77%) Toad
2 1 (0.77%) MSI
2 1 (0.77%) Maven
General
1 18 (13.85%) Telecoms
2 7 (5.38%) Finance
3 4 (3.08%) Front Office
4 3 (2.31%) Banking
5 2 (1.54%) Retail
5 2 (1.54%) Legal
6 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.77%) Games
6 1 (0.77%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.77%) French Language
6 1 (0.77%) German Language
6 1 (0.77%) Back Office
6 1 (0.77%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (13.85%) Project Manager
1 18 (13.85%) Analyst
2 13 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 11 (8.46%) Configuration Analyst
4 10 (7.69%) Consultant
5 8 (6.15%) Technical Project Manager
5 8 (6.15%) Technical Manager
6 6 (4.62%) Architect
6 6 (4.62%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (3.85%) Support Analyst
7 5 (3.85%) Management Consultant
7 5 (3.85%) Transition Manager
7 5 (3.85%) Incident Manager
7 5 (3.85%) Service Management Consultant
8 4 (3.08%) ITIL Manager
8 4 (3.08%) Problem Manager
8 4 (3.08%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (3.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (2.31%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.54%) Web Services
1 2 (1.54%) XML
1 2 (1.54%) .NET
1 2 (1.54%) REST
2 1 (0.77%) Windows Identity Foundation
2 1 (0.77%) FastCGI
2 1 (0.77%) ADO.NET
2 1 (0.77%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.77%) CSS
2 1 (0.77%) JSP
2 1 (0.77%) SOAP
2 1 (0.77%) XSLT
2 1 (0.77%) Ajax
2 1 (0.77%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.77%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.77%) WCF
2 1 (0.77%) Silverlight
2 1 (0.77%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.08%) Clustering
1 4 (3.08%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.31%) Replication
2 3 (2.31%) CMDB
3 2 (1.54%) Physics
3 2 (1.54%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.77%) Blog
4 1 (0.77%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.77%) FMCG
4 1 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.77%) CESG
4 1 (0.77%) SecurID
4 1 (0.77%) Statistics
4 1 (0.77%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.77%) Thin Client
4 1 (0.77%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.77%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 29 (22.31%) Windows
2 10 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (6.92%) UNIX
4 8 (6.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (5.38%) Windows 7
6 5 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.85%) Linux
7 2 (1.54%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.77%) AIX
8 1 (0.77%) Solaris
8 1 (0.77%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.77%) CentOS
8 1 (0.77%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (32.31%) Service Management
2 35 (26.92%) PRINCE2
3 33 (25.38%) Project Management
4 19 (14.62%) Configuration Management
5 18 (13.85%) ITSM
6 15 (11.54%) ITIL V2
7 14 (10.77%) ITIL V3
8 13 (10.00%) Service Delivery
8 13 (10.00%) Asset Management
9 10 (7.69%) Time Management
10 9 (6.92%) Problem Management
10 9 (6.92%) Customer Engagement
10 9 (6.92%) Supplier Management
11 8 (6.15%) Migration
11 8 (6.15%) Change Management
11 8 (6.15%) PRINCE
12 7 (5.38%) Incident Management
13 6 (4.62%) Disaster Recovery
14 5 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
15 3 (2.31%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 17 (13.08%) SQL
2 6 (4.62%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.31%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.54%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.54%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.54%) Python
5 1 (0.77%) Perl
5 1 (0.77%) PHP
5 1 (0.77%) C#
5 1 (0.77%) C++
5 1 (0.77%) Java
5 1 (0.77%) VBScript
5 1 (0.77%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 35 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 28 (21.54%) Degree
3 27 (20.77%) SC Cleared
4 22 (16.92%) ITIL Certification
5 19 (14.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (8.46%) MCTS
6 11 (8.46%) MCITP
7 10 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (6.92%) MCSE
9 8 (6.15%) CCNA
10 7 (5.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 7 (5.38%) PMP
10 7 (5.38%) PMI Certification
11 6 (4.62%) DV Cleared
12 4 (3.08%) MCP
13 3 (2.31%) Citrix Certification
13 3 (2.31%) CISSP
14 2 (1.54%) CCNP
14 2 (1.54%) CCIE
14 2 (1.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.69%) SLA
2 6 (4.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.85%) ISO 9001
4 3 (2.31%) COBIT
5 2 (1.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.77%) QA
6 1 (0.77%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (18.46%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.08%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.54%) vSphere
3 2 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.77%) vCloud
4 1 (0.77%) XenServer
4 1 (0.77%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.77%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (7.69%) HP UCMDB
2 9 (6.92%) WMI
3 5 (3.85%) SCCM
4 3 (2.31%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (1.54%) SCOM
5 2 (1.54%) WSUS
6 1 (0.77%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.77%) Puppet
6 1 (0.77%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (22.31%) Microsoft
2 19 (14.62%) HP
3 13 (10.00%) Cisco
4 10 (7.69%) Serena
5 8 (6.15%) Remedy
6 7 (5.38%) Borland
7 6 (4.62%) Juniper
7 6 (4.62%) VMware
7 6 (4.62%) F5
8 4 (3.08%) BMC
8 4 (3.08%) Oracle
8 4 (3.08%) Citrix
9 3 (2.31%) Symantec
9 3 (2.31%) SAP
9 3 (2.31%) ServiceNow
10 2 (1.54%) Amdocs
10 2 (1.54%) Blue Coat
10 2 (1.54%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.54%) Lotus
11 1 (0.77%) Red Hat
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