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 6 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 4 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 29 28 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 10.82% 11.76% 13.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.30% 14.14% 18.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 20
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£313 £315 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% -18.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £214 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £450 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £328
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £18.00 £11.00 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -46.98%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.89 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.45% -16.36%
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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
218 198 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 81.34% 83.19% 70.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 120 95
Average daily rate £360 £328 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.92% -12.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £217 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £482
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 2
Average hourly rate £36.50 £11.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+231.81% -51.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

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 6 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 6 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 (42.86%) Service Management
2 18 (28.57%) Windows
3 16 (25.40%) ITIL Certification
4 14 (22.22%) Telecoms
5 12 (19.05%) Finance
5 12 (19.05%) VMware
5 12 (19.05%) GAP Analysis
5 12 (19.05%) Incident Management
6 11 (17.46%) SQL
7 10 (15.87%) Project Management
8 9 (14.29%) Remedy
9 8 (12.70%) SAP
9 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
9 8 (12.70%) HP
10 7 (11.11%) MS Office
10 7 (11.11%) PRINCE2
10 7 (11.11%) LAN
10 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
10 7 (11.11%) Integration Testing
11 6 (9.52%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 6 (9.52%) Six Sigma
11 6 (9.52%) Service Delivery
11 6 (9.52%) Change Management
11 6 (9.52%) ITSM
11 6 (9.52%) TOGAF
11 6 (9.52%) WAN
11 6 (9.52%) Active Directory
12 5 (7.94%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (7.94%) MS Excel

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 3 (4.76%) Lync
2 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.59%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) MS Office
2 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.59%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Remedy ITSM
1 4 (6.35%) Remedy AR System
2 3 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.59%) SAP CCM
3 1 (1.59%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) SaaS
2 1 (1.59%) Office 365
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.11%) LAN
2 6 (9.52%) WAN
3 4 (6.35%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.76%) VPN
5 2 (3.17%) VoIP
5 2 (3.17%) 3G
5 2 (3.17%) Firewall
5 2 (3.17%) ZigBee
5 2 (3.17%) Telepresence
6 1 (1.59%) LTE
6 1 (1.59%) 4G
6 1 (1.59%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (1.59%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.59%) VLAN
6 1 (1.59%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.59%) ATM
6 1 (1.59%) SDH
6 1 (1.59%) DNS
6 1 (1.59%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.35%) DB2
2 3 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (4.76%) SAP BW
2 3 (4.76%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (4.76%) SAP HANA
3 2 (3.17%) DataStage
3 2 (3.17%) OLAP
3 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Toad
General
1 14 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 12 (19.05%) Finance
3 5 (7.94%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.76%) Marketing
4 3 (4.76%) Spanish Language
4 3 (4.76%) Electronics
5 1 (1.59%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (19.05%) Consultant
2 9 (14.29%) Analyst
2 9 (14.29%) Service Improvement Consultant
3 7 (11.11%) Test Leader
3 7 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 6 (9.52%) Architect
5 4 (6.35%) Project Manager
5 4 (6.35%) Technical Architect
6 3 (4.76%) Service Manager
6 3 (4.76%) Process Consultant
6 3 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (4.76%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Senior Technical Architect
6 3 (4.76%) Senior Architect
6 3 (4.76%) Remedy Analyst
6 3 (4.76%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Business Change Consultant
7 2 (3.17%) Business Consultant
7 2 (3.17%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.94%) Web Services
2 3 (4.76%) Middleware
3 2 (3.17%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.35%) HP Storage
2 4 (6.35%) CMDB
3 3 (4.76%) DTV
3 3 (4.76%) Smart Meter
3 3 (4.76%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.17%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (3.17%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 18 (28.57%) Windows
2 5 (7.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.35%) AIX
4 3 (4.76%) Linux
4 3 (4.76%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.17%) UNIX
6 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.59%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (42.86%) Service Management
2 12 (19.05%) GAP Analysis
2 12 (19.05%) Incident Management
3 10 (15.87%) Project Management
4 7 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 7 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 7 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
5 6 (9.52%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 6 (9.52%) TOGAF
5 6 (9.52%) Six Sigma
5 6 (9.52%) ITSM
5 6 (9.52%) Service Delivery
5 6 (9.52%) Change Management
6 5 (7.94%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (7.94%) Release Management
7 4 (6.35%) Lean Six Sigma
7 4 (6.35%) Use Case
7 4 (6.35%) Network Design
7 4 (6.35%) ERP
8 3 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.46%) SQL
2 3 (4.76%) ABAP
2 3 (4.76%) Java
3 2 (3.17%) VBScript
3 2 (3.17%) VB
4 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (25.40%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (4.76%) PMP
2 3 (4.76%) PMI Certification
2 3 (4.76%) MCSA
2 3 (4.76%) ISEB
2 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.17%) CCNP
3 2 (3.17%) CCNA
3 2 (3.17%) MCSE
4 1 (1.59%) MCP
4 1 (1.59%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.59%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (1.59%) MOS
4 1 (1.59%) MCTS
4 1 (1.59%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) QA
2 2 (3.17%) SLA
2 2 (3.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.59%) COBIT
3 1 (1.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.59%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) WSUS
1 2 (3.17%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.59%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (1.59%) SCCM
2 1 (1.59%) SCOM
2 1 (1.59%) Nagios
2 1 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.59%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.59%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (19.05%) VMware
2 9 (14.29%) Remedy
3 8 (12.70%) SAP
3 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
3 8 (12.70%) HP
4 4 (6.35%) EMC
4 4 (6.35%) Cisco
4 4 (6.35%) IBM
4 4 (6.35%) BMC
5 3 (4.76%) Citrix
5 3 (4.76%) Business Objects
6 2 (3.17%) Oracle
6 2 (3.17%) Cognos
6 2 (3.17%) Informatica
6 2 (3.17%) ArcSight
7 1 (1.59%) Amdocs
7 1 (1.59%) ComArch
7 1 (1.59%) McAfee
7 1 (1.59%) BT
7 1 (1.59%) Cramer
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