The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills 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 over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 5 8 12
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing ITIL 32 33 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 11.07% 12.84% 10.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.91% 14.93% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 22 13
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£305 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.85% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £213 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £446 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £18.00 £11.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -42.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.76 £15.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -11.72%
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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 Slough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
230 221 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 79.58% 85.99% 75.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 132 96
Average daily rate £363 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Average hourly rate £36.50 £44.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.97% +134.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Slough

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Slough region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 27 (44.26%) Service Management
2 15 (24.59%) Telecoms
3 14 (22.95%) Windows
4 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
4 12 (19.67%) Finance
4 12 (19.67%) GAP Analysis
4 12 (19.67%) Incident Management
5 11 (18.03%) ITIL Certification
5 11 (18.03%) Remedy
5 11 (18.03%) MS Office
6 10 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (14.75%) Six Sigma
7 9 (14.75%) SQL
8 8 (13.11%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (13.11%) Project Management
8 8 (13.11%) ITSM
9 7 (11.48%) Service Delivery
9 7 (11.48%) Change Management
9 7 (11.48%) Active Directory
9 7 (11.48%) Web Services
9 7 (11.48%) Lean Six Sigma
9 7 (11.48%) Use Case
9 7 (11.48%) Integration Testing
9 7 (11.48%) System Integration Testing
10 6 (9.84%) Remedy ITSM
10 6 (9.84%) Remedy AR System
10 6 (9.84%) Release Management
10 6 (9.84%) CMDB
10 6 (9.84%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 6 (9.84%) LAN

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.28%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (18.03%) MS Office
2 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.64%) MS Project
4 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Remedy ITSM
1 6 (9.84%) Remedy AR System
2 3 (4.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (3.28%) SAP CCM
3 2 (3.28%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Office 365
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.84%) LAN
2 5 (8.20%) WAN
3 4 (6.56%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.28%) ZigBee
4 2 (3.28%) 3G
5 1 (1.64%) Firewall
5 1 (1.64%) VLAN
5 1 (1.64%) ATM
5 1 (1.64%) LTE
5 1 (1.64%) 4G
5 1 (1.64%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.64%) VPN
5 1 (1.64%) DNS
5 1 (1.64%) SAN
5 1 (1.64%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.64%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.20%) OLAP
1 5 (8.20%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (8.20%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Toad
General
1 15 (24.59%) Telecoms
2 12 (19.67%) Finance
3 4 (6.56%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.92%) Marketing
4 3 (4.92%) Spanish Language
4 3 (4.92%) Electronics
5 1 (1.64%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (22.95%) Analyst
2 12 (19.67%) Consultant
3 10 (16.39%) Business Analyst
4 9 (14.75%) Service Improvement Consultant
5 7 (11.48%) Test Leader
6 5 (8.20%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Service Manager
7 3 (4.92%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Remedy Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Process Consultant
7 3 (4.92%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (4.92%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Service Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Business Change Consultant
8 2 (3.28%) Business Consultant
8 2 (3.28%) Technical Writer
8 2 (3.28%) Business Process Consultant
8 2 (3.28%) Security Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.48%) Web Services
2 2 (3.28%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.84%) CMDB
3 3 (4.92%) DTV
3 3 (4.92%) Smart Meter
3 3 (4.92%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.64%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.95%) Windows
2 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (6.56%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.92%) Linux
3 3 (4.92%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.28%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.28%) UNIX
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.64%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (44.26%) Service Management
2 12 (19.67%) GAP Analysis
2 12 (19.67%) Incident Management
3 9 (14.75%) Six Sigma
4 8 (13.11%) ITSM
4 8 (13.11%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (13.11%) Project Management
5 7 (11.48%) Service Delivery
5 7 (11.48%) Change Management
5 7 (11.48%) Lean Six Sigma
5 7 (11.48%) Use Case
5 7 (11.48%) Integration Testing
5 7 (11.48%) System Integration Testing
6 6 (9.84%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 6 (9.84%) Release Management
7 5 (8.20%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (8.20%) Systems Analysis
7 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (8.20%) ETL
7 5 (8.20%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.75%) SQL
2 2 (3.28%) VBScript
2 2 (3.28%) VB
3 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (18.03%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (6.56%) MCSA
2 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.92%) ISEB
3 3 (4.92%) MCSE
3 3 (4.92%) PMP
3 3 (4.92%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.28%) MOS
4 2 (3.28%) MCTS
4 2 (3.28%) MCITP
4 2 (3.28%) CCNP
4 2 (3.28%) CCNA
4 2 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.64%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.64%) MCP
5 1 (1.64%) Degree
5 1 (1.64%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) QA
2 3 (4.92%) SLA
3 2 (3.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (11.48%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.64%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) WSUS
2 2 (3.28%) SCCM
2 2 (3.28%) SCOM
2 2 (3.28%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.28%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (3.28%) Nagios
2 2 (3.28%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (3.28%) NetBackup
2 2 (3.28%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.03%) Remedy
3 6 (9.84%) BMC
3 6 (9.84%) VMware
4 5 (8.20%) SAP
4 5 (8.20%) Cognos
4 5 (8.20%) Cisco
4 5 (8.20%) Informatica
5 4 (6.56%) HP
5 4 (6.56%) Citrix
6 3 (4.92%) EMC
7 2 (3.28%) CA
7 2 (3.28%) JD Edwards
7 2 (3.28%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.28%) Symantec
7 2 (3.28%) McAfee
7 2 (3.28%) BT
7 2 (3.28%) ArcSight
8 1 (1.64%) Amdocs
8 1 (1.64%) ComArch