The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 8 7 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs citing ITIL 11 23 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 8.27% 9.16% 7.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.78% 10.90% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 15
Median daily rate £303 £395 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.41% -12.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £348 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £451 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +7.79%

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
102 211 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 76.69% 84.06% 73.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 123 126
Median daily rate £419 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £259 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £487 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 4
Median hourly rate £41.00 £175.00 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.57% +460.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Slough region citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 February 2017.

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 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Slough region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) SDLC
3 5 (27.78%) Six Sigma
4 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (22.22%) SLA
4 4 (22.22%) ISEB
4 4 (22.22%) SQL
4 4 (22.22%) Windows
4 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (22.22%) Cognos
4 4 (22.22%) Toad
4 4 (22.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 4 (22.22%) Kimball Methodology
4 4 (22.22%) Inmon Methodology
5 3 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (16.67%) vSphere
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (16.67%) Smart Meter
5 3 (16.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) VMware
5 3 (16.67%) Service Management
5 3 (16.67%) NetApp
5 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 3 (16.67%) Telecoms

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (5.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco ICM
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (5.56%) CTI
2 1 (5.56%) DHCP
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) VLAN
2 1 (5.56%) VSAN
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.11%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Data Mart
2 2 (11.11%) DataStage
2 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Toad
General
1 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Business Developer
1 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 4 (22.22%) Cognos BI Developer
1 4 (22.22%) Cognos Developer
1 4 (22.22%) Developer
1 4 (22.22%) Project Manager
1 4 (22.22%) Report Developer
1 4 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Project Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Build Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Cloud Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) IP Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) IT Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Memcached
1 2 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (16.67%) Smart Meter
2 1 (5.56%) CESG
2 1 (5.56%) e-Health
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (5.56%) FlexPod
2 1 (5.56%) IVR
2 1 (5.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Unix
4 1 (5.56%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) SDLC
3 5 (27.78%) Six Sigma
4 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (22.22%) Inmon Methodology
4 4 (22.22%) Kimball Methodology
4 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 3 (16.67%) Service Design
5 3 (16.67%) Service Management
5 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (16.67%) Validation
6 2 (11.11%) DSDM
6 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 2 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) ISEB
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (5.56%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 1 (5.56%) CCSP
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.56%) CISM
3 1 (5.56%) CISSP
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) SLA
2 2 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (5.56%) COBIT
3 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 3 (16.67%) vSphere
2 2 (11.11%) Corosync
2 2 (11.11%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Ansible
1 2 (11.11%) NetBackup
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (11.11%) Pacemaker
1 2 (11.11%) Puppet
1 2 (11.11%) WSUS
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Cognos
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco
2 3 (16.67%) HP
2 3 (16.67%) NetApp
2 3 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) Informatica
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 2 (11.11%) Remedy
3 2 (11.11%) Symantec
4 1 (5.56%) BMC
4 1 (5.56%) CA
4 1 (5.56%) Juniper
4 1 (5.56%) Verint