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 24 November 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 19 24 20
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing ITIL 23 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 7.32% 3.53% 3.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.66% 5.03% 5.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 2
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£300 £413 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +4.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £358 £389
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.45% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £18.00 £10.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +73.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.13 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-0.82% -8.33%
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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
238 179 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 75.80% 70.20% 67.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 105 80
Average daily rate £325 £400 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £235 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 9
Average hourly rate £21.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £18.00 £10.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £45.00 £43.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% -

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 24 November 2014.

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 24 November 2014, 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 20 (35.71%) Finance
2 18 (32.14%) Service Management
3 16 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 14 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 12 (21.43%) Windows
5 12 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (17.86%) Remedy
6 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (16.07%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (16.07%) SQL
7 9 (16.07%) Change Management
7 9 (16.07%) ITSM
8 8 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 8 (14.29%) Business Analysis
8 8 (14.29%) CMDB
8 8 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
8 8 (14.29%) Waterfall
9 7 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (12.50%) IBM
9 7 (12.50%) BMC
9 7 (12.50%) Web Services
9 7 (12.50%) Project Management
10 6 (10.71%) Six Sigma
10 6 (10.71%) Linux
10 6 (10.71%) RPG
10 6 (10.71%) DB2
10 6 (10.71%) DSDM
10 6 (10.71%) UNIX
10 6 (10.71%) SOA
10 6 (10.71%) Technical Analysis

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 6 (10.71%) WebSphere
2 4 (7.14%) MQSeries
3 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) MS Project
1 5 (8.93%) MS Visio
1 5 (8.93%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (5.36%) MS Office
3 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (8.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (7.14%) Misys Midas
4 1 (1.79%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (1.79%) Endur
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) Internet
2 3 (5.36%) WAN
2 3 (5.36%) SAN
3 2 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (3.57%) Wireless
3 2 (3.57%) DHCP
3 2 (3.57%) LDAP
3 2 (3.57%) Broadband
3 2 (3.57%) LAN
3 2 (3.57%) WLAN
3 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.57%) DNS
4 1 (1.79%) SSL
4 1 (1.79%) VPN
4 1 (1.79%) 3G
4 1 (1.79%) OSPF
4 1 (1.79%) BGP
4 1 (1.79%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.79%) L2TP
4 1 (1.79%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.71%) DB2
2 4 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.57%) DataStage
3 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) ERwin
2 2 (3.57%) Toad
General
1 20 (35.71%) Finance
2 16 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 5 (8.93%) Electronics
3 5 (8.93%) Manufacturing
3 5 (8.93%) Marketing
4 3 (5.36%) Advertising
5 2 (3.57%) Banking
5 2 (3.57%) Retail
6 1 (1.79%) Billing
6 1 (1.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (50.00%) Analyst
2 12 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 11 (19.64%) Service Analyst
4 5 (8.93%) Consultant
4 5 (8.93%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (8.93%) Service Manager
4 5 (8.93%) Remedy Analyst
4 5 (8.93%) Telecoms Business Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Metrics Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Designer
6 3 (5.36%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Solutions Designer
6 3 (5.36%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Analyst Programmer
7 2 (3.57%) Programmer
7 2 (3.57%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.50%) Web Services
2 2 (3.57%) Regular Expression
2 2 (3.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) CMDB
2 7 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.71%) iSeries
4 5 (8.93%) DTV
5 4 (7.14%) Mainframe
5 4 (7.14%) AS400
5 4 (7.14%) SWIFT
6 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.79%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.43%) Windows
2 6 (10.71%) Linux
2 6 (10.71%) UNIX
3 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) Service Management
2 14 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (16.07%) Change Management
4 9 (16.07%) ITSM
4 9 (16.07%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 8 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 7 (12.50%) Project Management
7 6 (10.71%) SOA
7 6 (10.71%) Six Sigma
7 6 (10.71%) DSDM
7 6 (10.71%) TOGAF
7 6 (10.71%) Lean Six Sigma
7 6 (10.71%) Technical Analysis
8 5 (8.93%) Problem Management
8 5 (8.93%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (8.93%) Programme Management
9 4 (7.14%) Business Continuity
10 3 (5.36%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.07%) SQL
2 6 (10.71%) RPG
2 6 (10.71%) RPG IV
3 4 (7.14%) RPG/400
4 2 (3.57%) C
4 2 (3.57%) VBScript
4 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (7.14%) ISEB
3 3 (5.36%) Degree
4 2 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.57%) CCNA
4 2 (3.57%) CISA
4 2 (3.57%) CISM
5 1 (1.79%) GIAC
5 1 (1.79%) MCSE
5 1 (1.79%) CISSP
5 1 (1.79%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.79%) CBAP
5 1 (1.79%) CRISC
5 1 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) SLA
2 3 (5.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.79%) QA
4 1 (1.79%) BS25999
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.79%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.79%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 10 (17.86%) Remedy
2 8 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.50%) BMC
3 7 (12.50%) IBM
4 6 (10.71%) LANDesk
5 5 (8.93%) VMware
5 5 (8.93%) Oracle
5 5 (8.93%) SAP
6 4 (7.14%) Cisco
6 4 (7.14%) Citrix
7 2 (3.57%) HP
7 2 (3.57%) Qualys
7 2 (3.57%) ArcSight
8 1 (1.79%) F5
8 1 (1.79%) NetApp
8 1 (1.79%) Metastorm
8 1 (1.79%) Dell
8 1 (1.79%) EMC
8 1 (1.79%) Juniper
Slough, Berkshire
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