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 17 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 23 27 38
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +11
Contract jobs citing ITIL 57 64 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 6.67% 6.33% 4.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.93% 8.73% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 22 21
Average daily rate
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£423 £313 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.20% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 0
Average hourly rate £17.04 £20.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.82% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.94 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-8.92% +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
574 733 935
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 67.13% 72.50% 67.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 374 277
Average daily rate £425 £365 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £475 £500
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 £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 39 (31.45%) Service Management
2 33 (26.61%) PRINCE2
2 33 (26.61%) Microsoft
3 32 (25.81%) Security Cleared
4 31 (25.00%) Windows
5 29 (23.39%) Degree
6 28 (22.58%) Project Management
7 26 (20.97%) Active Directory
8 25 (20.16%) SC Cleared
9 22 (17.74%) Microsoft Certification
10 18 (14.52%) HP
10 18 (14.52%) Telecoms
11 17 (13.71%) ITIL Certification
11 17 (13.71%) MS Office
12 16 (12.90%) MS Excel
12 16 (12.90%) MS Visio
12 16 (12.90%) Configuration Management
12 16 (12.90%) Firewall
13 15 (12.10%) SQL
14 14 (11.29%) ITIL V3
15 13 (10.48%) Cisco
15 13 (10.48%) ITSM
16 12 (9.68%) MCTS
16 12 (9.68%) MCITP
16 12 (9.68%) DNS
16 12 (9.68%) SLA
16 12 (9.68%) MS Exchange
16 12 (9.68%) ITIL V2
17 11 (8.87%) MCSE
17 11 (8.87%) Cisco Certification

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 12 (9.68%) MS Exchange
2 6 (4.84%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.42%) Lync
3 3 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (2.42%) IIS
4 2 (1.61%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.81%) GroupWise
Applications
1 17 (13.71%) MS Office
2 16 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 16 (12.90%) MS Visio
3 8 (6.45%) MS Project
4 3 (2.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.81%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (4.84%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.61%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (1.61%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.81%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.84%) Office 365
2 4 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.90%) Firewall
2 12 (9.68%) DNS
3 10 (8.06%) WAN
4 9 (7.26%) Internet
5 8 (6.45%) DHCP
6 7 (5.65%) VPN
6 7 (5.65%) LAN
7 5 (4.03%) TCP/IP
7 5 (4.03%) DSL
8 4 (3.23%) BGP
8 4 (3.23%) MPLS
8 4 (3.23%) OSPF
8 4 (3.23%) ATM
8 4 (3.23%) VoIP
8 4 (3.23%) IPsec
8 4 (3.23%) Wireless
9 3 (2.42%) SDH
9 3 (2.42%) Ethernet
9 3 (2.42%) DMZ
10 2 (1.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.03%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.81%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (3.23%) StarTeam
2 1 (0.81%) Fiddler
2 1 (0.81%) Toad
2 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.81%) MSI
General
1 18 (14.52%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.84%) Finance
3 3 (2.42%) Front Office
3 3 (2.42%) Banking
3 3 (2.42%) Retail
4 2 (1.61%) Legal
4 2 (1.61%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.61%) Games
5 1 (0.81%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.81%) French Language
5 1 (0.81%) German Language
5 1 (0.81%) Law
5 1 (0.81%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (16.94%) Analyst
2 18 (14.52%) Project Manager
3 12 (9.68%) Support Engineer
4 10 (8.06%) Support Analyst
5 9 (7.26%) Configuration Analyst
6 8 (6.45%) Technical Project Manager
6 8 (6.45%) Technical Manager
7 7 (5.65%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (5.65%) Architect
8 6 (4.84%) Technical Support
8 6 (4.84%) Consultant
8 6 (4.84%) Technical Analyst
8 6 (4.84%) Technical Support Analyst
9 5 (4.03%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 5 (4.03%) Security Analyst
9 5 (4.03%) Transition Manager
9 5 (4.03%) Incident Manager
10 4 (3.23%) ITIL Manager
10 4 (3.23%) Field Engineer
10 4 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.61%) .NET
2 1 (0.81%) REST
2 1 (0.81%) LINQ
2 1 (0.81%) WCF
2 1 (0.81%) Silverlight
2 1 (0.81%) FastCGI
2 1 (0.81%) Windows Identity Foundation
2 1 (0.81%) Ajax
2 1 (0.81%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.81%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.81%) ADO.NET
2 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.81%) CSS
2 1 (0.81%) JSP
2 1 (0.81%) Web Services
2 1 (0.81%) XML
2 1 (0.81%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.26%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.65%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.23%) Replication
3 4 (3.23%) Clustering
4 3 (2.42%) CMDB
5 1 (0.81%) Blog
5 1 (0.81%) Physics
5 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.81%) FMCG
5 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.81%) GIS
5 1 (0.81%) CESG
5 1 (0.81%) SecurID
5 1 (0.81%) Statistics
5 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 31 (25.00%) Windows
2 10 (8.06%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (8.06%) Windows 7
3 9 (7.26%) UNIX
3 9 (7.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (4.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (4.03%) Linux
5 2 (1.61%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.81%) CentOS
6 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.81%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.81%) AIX
6 1 (0.81%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (31.45%) Service Management
2 33 (26.61%) PRINCE2
3 28 (22.58%) Project Management
4 16 (12.90%) Configuration Management
5 14 (11.29%) ITIL V3
6 13 (10.48%) ITSM
7 12 (9.68%) ITIL V2
8 10 (8.06%) Asset Management
8 10 (8.06%) Service Delivery
8 10 (8.06%) Customer Engagement
9 9 (7.26%) Time Management
10 8 (6.45%) Supplier Management
10 8 (6.45%) Change Management
10 8 (6.45%) Problem Management
11 7 (5.65%) Software Licensing
12 6 (4.84%) Migration
12 6 (4.84%) Disaster Recovery
13 5 (4.03%) Incident Management
13 5 (4.03%) PRINCE
14 4 (3.23%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.10%) SQL
2 6 (4.84%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.42%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.61%) Python
4 2 (1.61%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.61%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.81%) Ruby
5 1 (0.81%) Perl
5 1 (0.81%) PHP
5 1 (0.81%) C#
5 1 (0.81%) C++
5 1 (0.81%) Java
5 1 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (25.81%) Security Cleared
2 29 (23.39%) Degree
3 25 (20.16%) SC Cleared
4 22 (17.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (13.71%) ITIL Certification
6 12 (9.68%) MCTS
6 12 (9.68%) MCITP
7 11 (8.87%) MCSE
7 11 (8.87%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (7.26%) DV Cleared
8 9 (7.26%) CCNA
9 7 (5.65%) PMP
9 7 (5.65%) PMI Certification
9 7 (5.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 6 (4.84%) MCP
11 4 (3.23%) CISSP
12 3 (2.42%) CCENT
12 3 (2.42%) Citrix Certification
13 2 (1.61%) CCNP
13 2 (1.61%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.68%) SLA
2 7 (5.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (4.03%) ISO 9001
4 3 (2.42%) COBIT
5 2 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.81%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (20.97%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.23%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.61%) vSphere
4 1 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.81%) XenServer
4 1 (0.81%) vCloud
4 1 (0.81%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.81%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.81%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (5.65%) HP UCMDB
2 6 (4.84%) WMI
3 5 (4.03%) SCCM
4 3 (2.42%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (1.61%) WSUS
6 1 (0.81%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.81%) SCOM
Vendors
1 33 (26.61%) Microsoft
2 18 (14.52%) HP
3 13 (10.48%) Cisco
4 8 (6.45%) Remedy
5 7 (5.65%) Serena
6 6 (4.84%) Juniper
6 6 (4.84%) VMware
6 6 (4.84%) F5
7 5 (4.03%) Symantec
8 4 (3.23%) Borland
8 4 (3.23%) BMC
8 4 (3.23%) Oracle
9 3 (2.42%) ServiceNow
9 3 (2.42%) Amdocs
9 3 (2.42%) SAP
9 3 (2.42%) Citrix
10 2 (1.61%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.61%) Lotus
10 2 (1.61%) Blue Coat
10 2 (1.61%) Mitel
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