The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 25 32 28
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 8 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 2.97% 1.57% 0.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.90% 8.89% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Average daily rate
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£313 £475 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.21% +52.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.93% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £19.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +20.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Qualifications Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
62 45 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 23.05% 17.65% 20.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 29 20
Average daily rate £335 £388 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.54% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £270 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £44.50 £13.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+229.62% -61.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-0.45% -9.09%

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Slough region.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Trend in Slough

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Slough region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

ITIL Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Slough region.

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification.

1 14 (100.00%) ITIL
2 8 (57.14%) Windows
3 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) Citrix
3 7 (50.00%) Project Management
3 7 (50.00%) VMware
4 6 (42.86%) Oracle
4 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
4 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
5 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
5 5 (35.71%) Finance
6 4 (28.57%) Service Management
6 4 (28.57%) Remedy
7 3 (21.43%) DTV
7 3 (21.43%) BMC
7 3 (21.43%) SOA
7 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco
7 3 (21.43%) SAP
7 3 (21.43%) Web Services
7 3 (21.43%) ITSM
7 3 (21.43%) Electronics
7 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
7 3 (21.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (21.43%) Marketing
7 3 (21.43%) CMDB
7 3 (21.43%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
7 3 (21.43%) Lync

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 3 (21.43%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (21.43%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
1 1 (7.14%) DHCP
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
General
1 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
2 3 (21.43%) Electronics
2 3 (21.43%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 6 (42.86%) Technical Project Manager
2 6 (42.86%) Technical Manager
3 4 (28.57%) Business Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Solutions Designer
4 3 (21.43%) Remedy Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Designer
5 2 (14.29%) Contracts Manager
6 1 (7.14%) Telecoms Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Telecoms Business Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Administrator
6 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Change Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) DTV
1 3 (21.43%) CMDB
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (50.00%) Project Management
3 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
4 4 (28.57%) Service Management
5 3 (21.43%) ITSM
5 3 (21.43%) SOA
5 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
5 3 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
6 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 1 (7.14%) CRM
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
6 1 (7.14%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.14%) XenApp
1 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Citrix
1 7 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle
3 4 (28.57%) Remedy
4 3 (21.43%) SAP
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco
4 3 (21.43%) BMC
5 2 (14.29%) HP
6 1 (7.14%) NetApp
6 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
6 1 (7.14%) Juniper
6 1 (7.14%) Microsoft