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 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 28 29 36
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 4 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.51% 2.02% 1.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.90% 12.82% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 3
Average daily rate
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£290 £375 £480
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.66% -21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £350 £396
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £400 £516
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £361
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £14.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+55.17% -30.12%
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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
31 39 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 11.70% 15.79% 21.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 20 23
Average daily rate £289 £233 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.19% -26.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £162 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.13
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.64%

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
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 May 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) HP
3 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 6 (46.15%) SAP
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) Service Management
3 6 (46.15%) Finance
3 6 (46.15%) VMware
4 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
4 5 (38.46%) Project Management
5 4 (30.77%) IBM
5 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
5 4 (30.77%) DB2
5 4 (30.77%) AIX
5 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
5 4 (30.77%) TOGAF
6 3 (23.08%) Spanish Language
6 3 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Smart Meter
6 3 (23.08%) SaaS
6 3 (23.08%) SAP Data Services
6 3 (23.08%) SAP HANA
6 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (23.08%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (23.08%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 3 (23.08%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
6 3 (23.08%) ERP
6 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) DB2
2 3 (23.08%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (23.08%) SAP HANA
2 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (23.08%) SAP BW
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
3 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
4 3 (23.08%) Spanish Language
5 2 (15.38%) Electronics
5 2 (15.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Architect
1 4 (30.77%) Technical Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Service Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Technical Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Test Leader
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Manager
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Process Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Smart Meter
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (23.08%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (15.38%) DTV
2 2 (15.38%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (46.15%) Service Management
3 5 (38.46%) Project Management
4 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
4 4 (30.77%) TOGAF
5 3 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (23.08%) Integration Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 3 (23.08%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (23.08%) ERP
5 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (15.38%) Change Management
6 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
6 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
6 2 (15.38%) Validation
6 2 (15.38%) Release Management
6 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
7 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) ABAP
2 3 (23.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ISEB
1 3 (23.08%) PMP
1 3 (23.08%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) HP
2 6 (46.15%) SAP
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) IBM
4 3 (23.08%) Business Objects
5 2 (15.38%) Remedy
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle
5 2 (15.38%) Citrix