The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 8 16 16
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Contract jobs citing ITIL 83 73 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 11.69% 7.72% 8.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.43% 9.85% 11.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 30 45
Median daily rate £425 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £225 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £478 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Median hourly rate £18.55 £18.00 £55.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.05% -67.65%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.39 £17.00 £15.67
% change year-on-year
-9.47% +8.50%

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
575 741 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 80.99% 78.41% 71.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 445 363
Median daily rate £425 £420 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £520 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 30 7
Median hourly rate £55.00 £33.50 £27.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.17% +20.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 65 (47.45%) Telecoms
2 57 (41.61%) Microsoft
3 55 (40.15%) Project Management
4 52 (37.96%) PRINCE2
5 49 (35.77%) ITIL V3
6 47 (34.31%) Ericsson
7 45 (32.85%) MS Excel
7 45 (32.85%) MS Project
8 44 (32.12%) Management Information System
9 42 (30.66%) Remedy
10 34 (24.82%) Wi-Fi
10 34 (24.82%) LTE
10 34 (24.82%) VoLTE
11 31 (22.63%) Cisco
12 29 (21.17%) SLA
13 27 (19.71%) Cisco Certification
14 25 (18.25%) CCNA
15 22 (16.06%) CCNP
16 20 (14.60%) Incident Management
17 19 (13.87%) Juniper
17 19 (13.87%) Service Delivery
18 18 (13.14%) CCIE
18 18 (13.14%) Huawei
18 18 (13.14%) Degree
19 17 (12.41%) CRM
20 15 (10.95%) TCP/IP
21 14 (10.22%) 3G
21 14 (10.22%) Wireshark
21 14 (10.22%) 4G
22 13 (9.49%) Trend Analysis

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.19%) Documentum
1 3 (2.19%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.73%) CMS
2 1 (0.73%) Confluence
2 1 (0.73%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.73%) WebSphere
Applications
1 45 (32.85%) MS Excel
1 45 (32.85%) MS Project
2 9 (6.57%) MS Office
3 3 (2.19%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.73%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.73%) Maya
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Changepoint
1 1 (0.73%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.84%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (2.19%) Office 365
3 1 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.73%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.73%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 34 (24.82%) LTE
1 34 (24.82%) VoLTE
1 34 (24.82%) Wi-Fi
2 15 (10.95%) TCP/IP
3 14 (10.22%) 3G
3 14 (10.22%) 4G
3 14 (10.22%) Wireshark
4 13 (9.49%) 2G
5 6 (4.38%) Firewall
6 5 (3.65%) HTTP
6 5 (3.65%) PBX
7 4 (2.92%) BGP
7 4 (2.92%) IPsec
7 4 (2.92%) MGW
7 4 (2.92%) MPLS
7 4 (2.92%) OSPF
7 4 (2.92%) SNMP
7 4 (2.92%) VoIP
7 4 (2.92%) WAN
8 3 (2.19%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.38%) DB2
2 3 (2.19%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.65%) Ant
1 5 (3.65%) ClearCase
1 5 (3.65%) Maven
2 4 (2.92%) ClearQuest
3 3 (2.19%) JIRA
4 2 (1.46%) MSTest
5 1 (0.73%) MSI
General
1 65 (47.45%) Telecoms
2 13 (9.49%) Back Office
2 13 (9.49%) Billing
3 6 (4.38%) Finance
4 4 (2.92%) Front Office
5 3 (2.19%) Marketing
6 1 (0.73%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (34.31%) Project Manager
2 34 (24.82%) Voice Project Manager
3 18 (13.14%) Incident Manager
4 12 (8.76%) Consultant
5 11 (8.03%) Senior Manager
6 10 (7.30%) Core Network Project Manager
6 10 (7.30%) Network Manager
6 10 (7.30%) Network Project Manager
7 8 (5.84%) Telecoms Manager
8 7 (5.11%) Implementation Consultant
8 7 (5.11%) SAP Consultant
8 7 (5.11%) Senior Incident Manager
9 6 (4.38%) Network Engineer
9 6 (4.38%) SAP Implementation Consultant
9 6 (4.38%) Telecoms Project Manager
10 4 (2.92%) Analyst
10 4 (2.92%) Digital Analyst
10 4 (2.92%) Digital Business Analyst
10 4 (2.92%) Senior Project Manager
10 4 (2.92%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.65%) CGI
1 5 (3.65%) HTML
2 3 (2.19%) XMPP
3 2 (1.46%) .NET
3 2 (1.46%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.46%) WCF
3 2 (1.46%) XML
4 1 (0.73%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.73%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 44 (32.12%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.11%) Learning Management System
2 7 (5.11%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.92%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.92%) Virtual Team
4 3 (2.19%) CMDB
4 3 (2.19%) PMI
4 3 (2.19%) Social Media
5 2 (1.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.46%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.73%) AS400
6 1 (0.73%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.73%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.73%) iSeries
6 1 (0.73%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.73%) PKI
6 1 (0.73%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.73%) RIA
6 1 (0.73%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.03%) Windows
2 7 (5.11%) Unix
3 6 (4.38%) AIX
4 5 (3.65%) Solaris
4 5 (3.65%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.19%) Linux
5 3 (2.19%) Windows 10
5 3 (2.19%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.19%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.73%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (40.15%) Project Management
2 52 (37.96%) PRINCE2
3 49 (35.77%) ITIL V3
4 20 (14.60%) Incident Management
5 19 (13.87%) Service Delivery
6 17 (12.41%) CRM
7 13 (9.49%) Service Management
7 13 (9.49%) Trend Analysis
8 10 (7.30%) Change Management
9 9 (6.57%) Change Control
9 9 (6.57%) ERP
9 9 (6.57%) Migration
10 8 (5.84%) Data Migration
11 7 (5.11%) Configuration Management
12 6 (4.38%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (4.38%) Network Management
12 6 (4.38%) SAP Implementation
13 5 (3.65%) Matrix Organization
13 5 (3.65%) Release Management
14 4 (2.92%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.38%) Perl
1 6 (4.38%) Shell Script
2 4 (2.92%) SQL
3 2 (1.46%) C
3 2 (1.46%) C#
3 2 (1.46%) Python
3 2 (1.46%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.73%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.73%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.73%) PHP
4 1 (0.73%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (19.71%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (18.25%) CCNA
3 22 (16.06%) CCNP
4 18 (13.14%) CCIE
4 18 (13.14%) Degree
5 13 (9.49%) Security Cleared
6 10 (7.30%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (3.65%) CCVP
7 5 (3.65%) DV Cleared
7 5 (3.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (3.65%) PMI Certification
8 4 (2.92%) SC Cleared
9 3 (2.19%) CCENT
9 3 (2.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (2.19%) PMP
10 2 (1.46%) A+ Certification
10 2 (1.46%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (1.46%) MCSA
10 2 (1.46%) MCSE
10 2 (1.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (21.17%) SLA
2 4 (2.92%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 3 (2.19%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.73%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (5.11%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (3.65%) Cisco UCCE
2 5 (3.65%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (2.92%) SCCM
4 3 (2.19%) WSUS
5 2 (1.46%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (0.73%) Nessus
6 1 (0.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.73%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 57 (41.61%) Microsoft
2 47 (34.31%) Ericsson
3 42 (30.66%) Remedy
4 31 (22.63%) Cisco
5 19 (13.87%) Juniper
6 18 (13.14%) Huawei
7 13 (9.49%) Nokia
7 13 (9.49%) Nokia Networks
8 9 (6.57%) HP
8 9 (6.57%) SAP
9 6 (4.38%) IBM
9 6 (4.38%) Oracle
10 4 (2.92%) EMC
10 4 (2.92%) F5
10 4 (2.92%) VMware
11 3 (2.19%) Citrix
12 2 (1.46%) Amdocs
12 2 (1.46%) Apple
12 2 (1.46%) Nortel
13 1 (0.73%) CheckPoint