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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 12 20 18
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Contract jobs citing ITIL 76 54 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 7.49% 6.33% 7.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.35% 9.23% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 33 28
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 4 10
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.07 £21.43
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.24% -20.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.27 £14.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.09 £17.07 £30.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £15.94 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+5.09% -8.92%
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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
734 585 745
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 72.32% 68.58% 74.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 479 309 364
Average daily rate £415 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 11 19
Average hourly rate £37.09 £19.00 £27.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.21% -31.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 4 September 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 4 September 2015.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 43 (31.39%) Service Management
2 40 (29.20%) Microsoft
3 37 (27.01%) Windows
4 34 (24.82%) SLA
5 32 (23.36%) Project Management
5 32 (23.36%) Security Cleared
6 31 (22.63%) Incident Management
7 29 (21.17%) PRINCE2
8 27 (19.71%) Active Directory
8 27 (19.71%) DV Cleared
9 24 (17.52%) Windows 7
9 24 (17.52%) Telecoms
10 23 (16.79%) HP
11 19 (13.87%) Configuration Management
11 19 (13.87%) Microsoft Certification
12 17 (12.41%) MCSE
12 17 (12.41%) Finance
12 17 (12.41%) CMS
13 16 (11.68%) CRM
13 16 (11.68%) MCP
14 15 (10.95%) MS Visio
14 15 (10.95%) Symantec
15 14 (10.22%) ITSM
15 14 (10.22%) Problem Management
16 13 (9.49%) Degree
16 13 (9.49%) MS Office
16 13 (9.49%) MS Excel
16 13 (9.49%) Root Cause Analysis
17 12 (8.76%) Data Centre
17 12 (8.76%) Service Delivery

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 17 (12.41%) CMS
2 9 (6.57%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.92%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.46%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.46%) Lync
4 2 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.73%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.73%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 15 (10.95%) MS Visio
2 13 (9.49%) MS Office
2 13 (9.49%) MS Excel
3 11 (8.03%) MS Project
4 3 (2.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.92%) Maximo
2 3 (2.19%) assyst
2 3 (2.19%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.73%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.92%) SaaS
2 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.46%) Office 365
4 1 (0.73%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.30%) WAN
2 9 (6.57%) LAN
2 9 (6.57%) Firewall
2 9 (6.57%) Network Security
3 5 (3.65%) LTE
3 5 (3.65%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (3.65%) VoLTE
4 4 (2.92%) SAN
4 4 (2.92%) DNS
5 3 (2.19%) VoIP
5 3 (2.19%) MPLS
6 2 (1.46%) WLAN
6 2 (1.46%) VPN
6 2 (1.46%) IP Telephony
6 2 (1.46%) Junos
7 1 (0.73%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.73%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (0.73%) VLAN
7 1 (0.73%) VPLS
7 1 (0.73%) LLU
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.92%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.46%) DB2
2 2 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.46%) MySQL
3 1 (0.73%) QlikView
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.73%) Big Data
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (0.73%) RequisitePro
General
1 24 (17.52%) Telecoms
2 17 (12.41%) Finance
3 8 (5.84%) Front Office
4 3 (2.19%) Banking
4 3 (2.19%) Retail
4 3 (2.19%) Multimedia
4 3 (2.19%) Billing
5 2 (1.46%) Law
6 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (15.33%) Support Engineer
2 19 (13.87%) Project Manager
3 17 (12.41%) Incident Manager
4 15 (10.95%) 2nd Line Support
5 14 (10.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 12 (8.76%) Service Desk Engineer
7 9 (6.57%) Analyst
8 8 (5.84%) Consultant
8 8 (5.84%) Architect
9 7 (5.11%) Network Engineer
10 6 (4.38%) Service Analyst
11 5 (3.65%) Service Manager
12 4 (2.92%) Network Security Engineer
12 4 (2.92%) Solutions Architect
12 4 (2.92%) Technical Manager
12 4 (2.92%) Security Engineer
12 4 (2.92%) Help Desk Engineer
13 3 (2.19%) Problem Manager
13 3 (2.19%) Desktop Support
13 3 (2.19%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.92%) HTML
2 2 (1.46%) CSS
2 2 (1.46%) Web Services
2 2 (1.46%) XML
2 2 (1.46%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.76%) Management Information System
1 12 (8.76%) Data Centre
2 6 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.65%) Mainframe
4 4 (2.92%) CMDB
4 4 (2.92%) AS400
4 4 (2.92%) iSeries
5 1 (0.73%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.73%) iPad
5 1 (0.73%) Replication
5 1 (0.73%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.73%) FMCG
5 1 (0.73%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 37 (27.01%) Windows
2 24 (17.52%) Windows 7
3 8 (5.84%) Linux
4 5 (3.65%) UNIX
5 4 (2.92%) AIX
6 2 (1.46%) zOS
7 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.73%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (31.39%) Service Management
2 32 (23.36%) Project Management
3 31 (22.63%) Incident Management
4 29 (21.17%) PRINCE2
5 19 (13.87%) Configuration Management
6 16 (11.68%) CRM
7 14 (10.22%) ITSM
7 14 (10.22%) Problem Management
8 13 (9.49%) Root Cause Analysis
9 12 (8.76%) eTOM
9 12 (8.76%) Service Delivery
10 8 (5.84%) Change Management
11 6 (4.38%) Migration
11 6 (4.38%) Change Control
12 5 (3.65%) QMS
12 5 (3.65%) Quality Management
13 4 (2.92%) Workflow
13 4 (2.92%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (2.92%) Enterprise Architecture
14 3 (2.19%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.11%) SQL
2 4 (2.92%) Java
3 3 (2.19%) Perl
4 2 (1.46%) PHP
4 2 (1.46%) VB
4 2 (1.46%) Python
Qualifications
1 32 (23.36%) Security Cleared
2 27 (19.71%) DV Cleared
3 19 (13.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (12.41%) MCSE
5 16 (11.68%) MCP
6 13 (9.49%) Degree
7 11 (8.03%) SC Cleared
8 9 (6.57%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (5.84%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (3.65%) PMP
10 5 (3.65%) PMI Certification
10 5 (3.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (2.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (2.19%) CCNA
12 3 (2.19%) MCTS
12 3 (2.19%) MCITP
13 2 (1.46%) A+ Certification
13 2 (1.46%) CCIE
14 1 (0.73%) CCNP
14 1 (0.73%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (24.82%) SLA
2 1 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.73%) QA
System Software
1 27 (19.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.73%) Firmware
2 1 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (5.11%) SCOM
2 2 (1.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (1.46%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (1.46%) Netcool
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle Statspack
3 1 (0.73%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 40 (29.20%) Microsoft
2 23 (16.79%) HP
3 15 (10.95%) Symantec
4 11 (8.03%) Cisco
5 10 (7.30%) Huawei
6 9 (6.57%) Remedy
7 8 (5.84%) CheckPoint
8 7 (5.11%) Amdocs
8 7 (5.11%) Ericsson
9 6 (4.38%) Nokia
9 6 (4.38%) Oracle
9 6 (4.38%) SAP
9 6 (4.38%) Crossbeam
10 5 (3.65%) Citrix
11 4 (2.92%) ServiceNow
11 4 (2.92%) VMware
12 3 (2.19%) EMC
12 3 (2.19%) Intel
12 3 (2.19%) BMC
12 3 (2.19%) Sophos
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