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 3 August 2015 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 17 24 16
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs citing ITIL 71 52 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 7.58% 5.90% 7.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.53% 8.47% 10.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 29 21
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£395 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £215 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £460 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 3 4
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.07 £30.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.24% -44.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £17.01 £25.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.32 £17.07 £35.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £15.88 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% -11.80%
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
674 614 660
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 71.93% 69.69% 71.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 281 289
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £280 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 9 14
Average hourly rate £21.55 £18.04 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.48% -40.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £15.15 £21.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.03 £22.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.16% -14.51%

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 3 August 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Reading region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 (30.88%) Microsoft
2 41 (30.15%) Windows
3 38 (27.94%) Service Management
4 35 (25.74%) SLA
5 33 (24.26%) Active Directory
6 31 (22.79%) Project Management
7 29 (21.32%) Security Cleared
8 26 (19.12%) Incident Management
8 26 (19.12%) Telecoms
8 26 (19.12%) PRINCE2
9 25 (18.38%) Microsoft Certification
10 24 (17.65%) Windows 7
11 23 (16.91%) DV Cleared
11 23 (16.91%) HP
12 20 (14.71%) Degree
13 19 (13.97%) Configuration Management
13 19 (13.97%) MCSE
13 19 (13.97%) MCP
14 17 (12.50%) Service Delivery
14 17 (12.50%) Finance
15 16 (11.76%) SC Cleared
15 16 (11.76%) Symantec
16 15 (11.03%) MS Visio
17 14 (10.29%) CMS
17 14 (10.29%) ITIL Certification
18 13 (9.56%) MS Excel
18 13 (9.56%) CRM
19 11 (8.09%) Cisco
19 11 (8.09%) ITSM
19 11 (8.09%) Cisco Certification

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 (10.29%) CMS
2 10 (7.35%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.94%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.21%) IBM Notes
4 3 (2.21%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.47%) IIS
5 2 (1.47%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (1.47%) Lync
5 2 (1.47%) GroupWise
6 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.74%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (11.03%) MS Visio
2 13 (9.56%) MS Excel
3 10 (7.35%) MS Office
4 8 (5.88%) MS Project
5 4 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.41%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (2.94%) Maximo
3 3 (2.21%) assyst
4 1 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.74%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.21%) SaaS
2 2 (1.47%) Office 365
2 2 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.62%) WAN
1 9 (6.62%) LAN
2 7 (5.15%) Firewall
2 7 (5.15%) Network Security
3 6 (4.41%) DNS
4 5 (3.68%) SAN
5 4 (2.94%) VoIP
6 3 (2.21%) LTE
7 2 (1.47%) VoLTE
7 2 (1.47%) WLAN
7 2 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.47%) IP Telephony
7 2 (1.47%) IMAP
7 2 (1.47%) POP3
7 2 (1.47%) SMTP
7 2 (1.47%) DHCP
8 1 (0.74%) SNMP
8 1 (0.74%) Internet
8 1 (0.74%) 3G
8 1 (0.74%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.94%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.47%) DB2
2 2 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.47%) MySQL
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (0.74%) RequisitePro
General
1 26 (19.12%) Telecoms
2 17 (12.50%) Finance
3 8 (5.88%) Front Office
4 5 (3.68%) Banking
5 4 (2.94%) Retail
6 3 (2.21%) Multimedia
6 3 (2.21%) Billing
7 2 (1.47%) Law
8 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (16.18%) Support Engineer
2 17 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 15 (11.03%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 14 (10.29%) Project Manager
4 14 (10.29%) Analyst
5 13 (9.56%) Incident Manager
6 9 (6.62%) Service Desk Engineer
7 8 (5.88%) Consultant
7 8 (5.88%) Architect
8 7 (5.15%) Network Engineer
8 7 (5.15%) Service Manager
8 7 (5.15%) Service Analyst
9 5 (3.68%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (2.94%) Network Security Engineer
10 4 (2.94%) Field Engineer
10 4 (2.94%) Help Desk Engineer
10 4 (2.94%) Technical Manager
10 4 (2.94%) Security Engineer
10 4 (2.94%) Incident Analyst
11 3 (2.21%) Customer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.94%) HTML
2 2 (1.47%) CSS
2 2 (1.47%) Web Services
2 2 (1.47%) XML
2 2 (1.47%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.09%) Data Centre
2 8 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.68%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.94%) Mainframe
4 4 (2.94%) iSeries
4 4 (2.94%) AS400
5 3 (2.21%) Replication
5 3 (2.21%) CMDB
6 2 (1.47%) Clustering
7 1 (0.74%) FMCG
7 1 (0.74%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 41 (30.15%) Windows
2 24 (17.65%) Windows 7
3 8 (5.88%) Linux
4 5 (3.68%) UNIX
5 4 (2.94%) AIX
6 3 (2.21%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.47%) zOS
8 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.74%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.74%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (27.94%) Service Management
2 31 (22.79%) Project Management
3 26 (19.12%) Incident Management
3 26 (19.12%) PRINCE2
4 19 (13.97%) Configuration Management
5 17 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 13 (9.56%) CRM
7 11 (8.09%) ITSM
8 9 (6.62%) eTOM
9 7 (5.15%) Change Management
9 7 (5.15%) Problem Management
10 6 (4.41%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (4.41%) Migration
10 6 (4.41%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (3.68%) Change Control
11 5 (3.68%) Customer Engagement
11 5 (3.68%) TOGAF
12 4 (2.94%) Enterprise Architecture
12 4 (2.94%) Workflow
12 4 (2.94%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.88%) SQL
2 4 (2.94%) Java
3 2 (1.47%) Perl
3 2 (1.47%) PHP
3 2 (1.47%) VB
3 2 (1.47%) Python
Qualifications
1 29 (21.32%) Security Cleared
2 25 (18.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (16.91%) DV Cleared
4 20 (14.71%) Degree
5 19 (13.97%) MCP
5 19 (13.97%) MCSE
6 16 (11.76%) SC Cleared
7 14 (10.29%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (8.09%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (3.68%) PMP
9 5 (3.68%) PMI Certification
9 5 (3.68%) MCTS
9 5 (3.68%) MCITP
9 5 (3.68%) CCNA
10 3 (2.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (2.21%) CCIE
10 3 (2.21%) MCSD
10 3 (2.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (1.47%) CCENT
11 2 (1.47%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (25.74%) SLA
2 3 (2.21%) QA
3 1 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 33 (24.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.74%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (2.21%) SCOM
2 2 (1.47%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (1.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (1.47%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (1.47%) Netcool
3 1 (0.74%) SCCM
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 42 (30.88%) Microsoft
2 23 (16.91%) HP
3 16 (11.76%) Symantec
4 11 (8.09%) Cisco
5 10 (7.35%) Remedy
6 8 (5.88%) Huawei
7 7 (5.15%) CheckPoint
8 6 (4.41%) Oracle
8 6 (4.41%) SAP
9 5 (3.68%) Citrix
9 5 (3.68%) Nokia
9 5 (3.68%) Crossbeam
10 4 (2.94%) ServiceNow
10 4 (2.94%) VMware
10 4 (2.94%) Amdocs
10 4 (2.94%) Ericsson
11 3 (2.21%) BMC
11 3 (2.21%) Lotus
11 3 (2.21%) EMC
11 3 (2.21%) Sophos
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £30.90 - £43.28 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £15 - £20 per hour + Uplift
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Incite Insight
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 13 days ago