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 20 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 8 20 17
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -3
Contract jobs citing ITIL 34 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 12.55% 7.81% 6.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.25% 10.81% 8.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 2
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£350 £250 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -34.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £150 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £11.00 £19.00 £12.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.10% +49.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-9.28% +9.37%
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Berkshire

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
223 185 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 82.29% 72.27% 72.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 102 82
Average daily rate £350 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Average hourly rate £23.50 £45.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.77% +200.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £26.80 £10.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 21 (44.68%) Windows
2 14 (29.79%) Service Delivery
2 14 (29.79%) ITIL Certification
3 13 (27.66%) SQL
4 12 (25.53%) Service Management
4 12 (25.53%) Project Management
5 11 (23.40%) Finance
5 11 (23.40%) Telecoms
5 11 (23.40%) Citrix
6 9 (19.15%) Oracle
7 8 (17.02%) SharePoint
7 8 (17.02%) VMware
8 7 (14.89%) Change Management
9 6 (12.77%) WAN
9 6 (12.77%) PRINCE2
9 6 (12.77%) Problem Management
9 6 (12.77%) Waterfall
10 5 (10.64%) TOGAF
10 5 (10.64%) Degree
10 5 (10.64%) Lean Six Sigma
10 5 (10.64%) DB2
10 5 (10.64%) LAN
10 5 (10.64%) Six Sigma
10 5 (10.64%) Remedy
10 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (10.64%) Cisco
10 5 (10.64%) IBM
11 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
11 4 (8.51%) SLA

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 8 (17.02%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.51%) WebSphere
2 4 (8.51%) IBM Notes
3 3 (6.38%) Lync
4 2 (4.26%) MQSeries
5 1 (2.13%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Office
2 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (6.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (4.26%) Misys Midas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) WAN
2 5 (10.64%) LAN
3 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.26%) SAN
3 2 (4.26%) Internet
4 1 (2.13%) Firewall
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.13%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (2.13%) MVNO
4 1 (2.13%) VPN
4 1 (2.13%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) DB2
2 3 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.26%) DataStage
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Toad
1 2 (4.26%) ERwin
General
1 11 (23.40%) Telecoms
1 11 (23.40%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.38%) Marketing
2 3 (6.38%) Electronics
3 2 (4.26%) Advertising
4 1 (2.13%) Publishing
4 1 (2.13%) Billing
4 1 (2.13%) French Language
4 1 (2.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 19 (40.43%) Analyst
2 7 (14.89%) Project Manager
2 7 (14.89%) Business Analyst
2 7 (14.89%) Service Analyst
3 6 (12.77%) Technical Project Manager
3 6 (12.77%) Technical Manager
4 4 (8.51%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Designer
5 3 (6.38%) Remedy Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Telecoms Business Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (6.38%) Service Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Solutions Designer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (4.26%) Programmer
6 2 (4.26%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Junior
6 2 (4.26%) Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) Web Services
2 2 (4.26%) Regular Expression
2 2 (4.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Client/Server
1 4 (8.51%) Thin Client
1 4 (8.51%) CMDB
1 4 (8.51%) Fat Client
1 4 (8.51%) iSeries
2 3 (6.38%) DTV
3 2 (4.26%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.26%) AS400
3 2 (4.26%) Physics
3 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.26%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.13%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.13%) iPad
4 1 (2.13%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.13%) Clustering
4 1 (2.13%) e-Health
4 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 21 (44.68%) Windows
2 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (8.51%) UNIX
4 3 (6.38%) Linux
4 3 (6.38%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) Service Delivery
2 12 (25.53%) Project Management
2 12 (25.53%) Service Management
3 7 (14.89%) Change Management
4 6 (12.77%) PRINCE2
4 6 (12.77%) Problem Management
4 6 (12.77%) Waterfall
5 5 (10.64%) Lean Six Sigma
5 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (10.64%) TOGAF
5 5 (10.64%) Six Sigma
6 4 (8.51%) Business Analysis
6 4 (8.51%) DSDM
6 4 (8.51%) ITSM
6 4 (8.51%) Technical Analysis
7 3 (6.38%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (6.38%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (6.38%) Change Control
7 3 (6.38%) SOA
7 3 (6.38%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.66%) SQL
2 4 (8.51%) RPG
2 4 (8.51%) RPG IV
3 2 (4.26%) C
3 2 (4.26%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 14 (29.79%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (10.64%) Degree
3 3 (6.38%) ISEB
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.13%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.13%) CISA
5 1 (2.13%) CISM
5 1 (2.13%) CBAP
5 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.13%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) SLA
2 2 (4.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.13%) QA
3 1 (2.13%) BS25999
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.13%) XenApp
2 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Citrix
2 9 (19.15%) Oracle
3 8 (17.02%) VMware
4 5 (10.64%) Cisco
4 5 (10.64%) IBM
4 5 (10.64%) Remedy
5 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.51%) Lotus
6 3 (6.38%) BMC
6 3 (6.38%) HP
6 3 (6.38%) SAP
7 2 (4.26%) Juniper
7 2 (4.26%) LANDesk
7 2 (4.26%) Qualys
7 2 (4.26%) NetApp
7 2 (4.26%) ArcSight
8 1 (2.13%) Metastorm
8 1 (2.13%) F5
8 1 (2.13%) Informatica
8 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
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