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 28 June 2016 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 20 18 22
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing ITIL 58 65 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 6.61% 7.81% 7.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.36% 10.25% 9.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 19 37
Median daily rate £375 £450 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +32.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 1
Median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% +26.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.33 £15.50 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+37.61% -2.36%
ITIL
Berkshire

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
694 634 694
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 79.13% 76.20% 74.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 316 321
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £260 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 28 13
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.55 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.19% +5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.61 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.12 £45.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 28 June 2016.

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 28 June 2016, 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 (41.40%) Service Management
2 64 (40.76%) Microsoft
3 53 (33.76%) SLA
4 51 (32.48%) Windows
5 48 (30.57%) MS Excel
6 46 (29.30%) Incident Management
7 39 (24.84%) Degree
8 38 (24.20%) Telecoms
9 36 (22.93%) Project Management
10 35 (22.29%) ITIL V3
11 34 (21.66%) Active Directory
11 34 (21.66%) Microsoft Certification
12 33 (21.02%) Windows Server
13 31 (19.75%) PRINCE2
14 29 (18.47%) Remedy
15 28 (17.83%) Ticket Management
16 27 (17.20%) DNS
17 25 (15.92%) Front Office
17 25 (15.92%) Customer Engagement
18 24 (15.29%) MCITP
18 24 (15.29%) MCTS
18 24 (15.29%) Linux
19 22 (14.01%) MS Project
19 22 (14.01%) Security Cleared
20 19 (12.10%) MS Office
21 18 (11.46%) IIS
21 18 (11.46%) CRM
21 18 (11.46%) Windows Server 2008
22 16 (10.19%) SQL
22 16 (10.19%) Problem Management

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 18 (11.46%) IIS
2 6 (3.82%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.18%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.91%) CMS
5 1 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 48 (30.57%) MS Excel
2 22 (14.01%) MS Project
3 19 (12.10%) MS Office
4 6 (3.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.46%) Office 365
3 1 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (17.20%) DNS
2 14 (8.92%) Firewall
3 12 (7.64%) Wi-Fi
4 11 (7.01%) DHCP
4 11 (7.01%) Internet
5 10 (6.37%) LTE
5 10 (6.37%) VoLTE
6 9 (5.73%) SSL
7 7 (4.46%) 3G
7 7 (4.46%) 4G
7 7 (4.46%) VPN
8 6 (3.82%) FTP
8 6 (3.82%) NetScaler
8 6 (3.82%) Reverse Proxy
8 6 (3.82%) TCP/IP
9 5 (3.18%) Broadband
9 5 (3.18%) Wireless
10 4 (2.55%) Wireshark
11 3 (1.91%) IPsec
11 3 (1.91%) WiMAX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.28%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.82%) Big Data
3 4 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.91%) MySQL
4 3 (1.91%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.27%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (1.27%) Power BI
5 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.64%) DB2
6 1 (0.64%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.91%) Fiddler
1 3 (1.91%) JIRA
1 3 (1.91%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.64%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.64%) ClearQuest
2 1 (0.64%) Git (software)
General
1 38 (24.20%) Telecoms
2 25 (15.92%) Front Office
3 14 (8.92%) Billing
4 9 (5.73%) Finance
5 3 (1.91%) Marketing
6 2 (1.27%) Back Office
7 1 (0.64%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (16.56%) Incident Manager
1 26 (16.56%) Support Engineer
2 22 (14.01%) Project Manager
3 17 (10.83%) Consultant
4 16 (10.19%) Field Engineer
4 16 (10.19%) Linux Engineer
5 12 (7.64%) Analyst
5 12 (7.64%) Linux Support
5 12 (7.64%) Linux Support Engineer
6 11 (7.01%) Windows Engineer
7 10 (6.37%) Windows Support Engineer
8 8 (5.10%) Applications Support
8 8 (5.10%) ICT Manager
8 8 (5.10%) Junior
8 8 (5.10%) Junior Linux Engineer
9 7 (4.46%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 7 (4.46%) IT Manager
9 7 (4.46%) Telecoms Manager
9 7 (4.46%) Voice Project Manager
10 6 (3.82%) Web Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.10%) .NET
2 6 (3.82%) XML
3 3 (1.91%) 802.1X
3 3 (1.91%) ADO.NET
3 3 (1.91%) Ajax
3 3 (1.91%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.91%) FastCGI
3 3 (1.91%) LINQ
3 3 (1.91%) MSMQ
3 3 (1.91%) Node.js
3 3 (1.91%) REST
3 3 (1.91%) RSS
3 3 (1.91%) WCF
3 3 (1.91%) Web Services
3 3 (1.91%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 3 (1.91%) WPF
4 2 (1.27%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.27%) CGI
4 2 (1.27%) DCOM
4 2 (1.27%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.92%) Management Information System
2 8 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.10%) Clustering
2 8 (5.10%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.18%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.18%) Smart Meter
4 4 (2.55%) PMI
5 3 (1.91%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.91%) CMDB
6 2 (1.27%) BYOD
6 2 (1.27%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.27%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.27%) Fintech
6 2 (1.27%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.27%) PKI
6 2 (1.27%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.64%) CESG
7 1 (0.64%) Handset
7 1 (0.64%) Replication
7 1 (0.64%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 51 (32.48%) Windows
2 33 (21.02%) Windows Server
3 24 (15.29%) Linux
4 18 (11.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (8.92%) Windows 7
6 13 (8.28%) Unix
6 13 (8.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (3.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (2.55%) Windows 10
8 4 (2.55%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.27%) AIX
9 2 (1.27%) Solaris
10 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (41.40%) Service Management
2 46 (29.30%) Incident Management
3 36 (22.93%) Project Management
4 35 (22.29%) ITIL V3
5 31 (19.75%) PRINCE2
6 28 (17.83%) Ticket Management
7 25 (15.92%) Customer Engagement
8 18 (11.46%) CRM
9 16 (10.19%) Problem Management
10 12 (7.64%) Change Management
11 10 (6.37%) Service Delivery
12 9 (5.73%) ITSM
13 8 (5.10%) Configuration Management
13 8 (5.10%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (4.46%) eTOM
14 7 (4.46%) High Availability
14 7 (4.46%) Matrix Organization
15 6 (3.82%) Asset Management
15 6 (3.82%) Data Analysis
15 6 (3.82%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (10.19%) SQL
2 13 (8.28%) PowerShell
2 13 (8.28%) Python
3 10 (6.37%) Perl
4 8 (5.10%) T-SQL
5 7 (4.46%) Ruby
6 6 (3.82%) Java
6 6 (3.82%) VBScript
7 5 (3.18%) Bash Shell
7 5 (3.18%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.55%) AWK
8 4 (2.55%) PHP
8 4 (2.55%) sed
9 3 (1.91%) C#
9 3 (1.91%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.64%) C
Qualifications
1 39 (24.84%) Degree
2 34 (21.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (15.29%) MCITP
3 24 (15.29%) MCTS
4 22 (14.01%) Security Cleared
5 14 (8.92%) SC Cleared
6 9 (5.73%) MCSE
7 8 (5.10%) PMI Certification
8 7 (4.46%) DV Cleared
9 6 (3.82%) CITP
9 6 (3.82%) MCP
10 5 (3.18%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (3.18%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (2.55%) PMP
12 3 (1.91%) CCNA
13 2 (1.27%) CCNP
13 2 (1.27%) HNC
13 2 (1.27%) RHCSA
14 1 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 1 (0.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (33.76%) SLA
2 4 (2.55%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.64%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 34 (21.66%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.73%) UAG
3 7 (4.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (3.82%) Terminal Server
5 5 (3.18%) BitLocker
6 4 (2.55%) vSphere
7 3 (1.91%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.91%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (1.91%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.27%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (1.27%) XenServer
9 1 (0.64%) Firmware
9 1 (0.64%) KVM
9 1 (0.64%) RHEV
9 1 (0.64%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.64%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (8.28%) WSUS
2 7 (4.46%) SCCM
3 5 (3.18%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (3.18%) WMI
4 4 (2.55%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (2.55%) Puppet
4 4 (2.55%) SCOM
5 3 (1.91%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (1.91%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.64%) Ansible
6 1 (0.64%) Control-M
6 1 (0.64%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.64%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.64%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 64 (40.76%) Microsoft
2 29 (18.47%) Remedy
3 15 (9.55%) Amdocs
4 14 (8.92%) HP
5 13 (8.28%) Ericsson
6 11 (7.01%) VMware
7 10 (6.37%) Cisco
7 10 (6.37%) Huawei
8 7 (4.46%) Citrix
9 6 (3.82%) Red Hat
10 5 (3.18%) SAP
11 4 (2.55%) Oracle
11 4 (2.55%) ServiceNow
12 3 (1.91%) IBM
12 3 (1.91%) LANDesk
13 1 (0.64%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 1 (0.64%) BMC
13 1 (0.64%) Juniper
13 1 (0.64%) Nokia
13 1 (0.64%) Veritas
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InfoURGE Technologies
Rate: Competitive
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