Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for ITIL Foundation Certificate qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

ITIL Foundation Certificate
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 169 149 170
Rank change year-on-year -20 +21 +18
Contract jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate 3 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.075% 0.20% 0.061%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.35% 0.76% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 2
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £290 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +63.79% -17.14% -
10th Percentile £463 £166 £238
90th Percentile £488 £480 £463
South East median daily rate £398 £188 £405
% change year-on-year +112.00% -53.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £26.25 £20.00 £10.50
% change year-on-year +31.25% +90.48% -30.00%

ITIL Foundation Certificate is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Berkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 865 1,057 1,266
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 21.51% 26.34% 25.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 502 622
Berkshire median daily rate £414 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% - -
10th Percentile £256 £221 £250
90th Percentile £600 £575 £530
South East median daily rate £425 £408 £400
% change year-on-year +4.17% +2.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 64 97
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £17.06 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.73% -44.79% +59.48%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £7.59
90th Percentile £41.10 £55.65 £57.39
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £25.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +0.75% -27.14% +100.00%

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing ITIL Foundation Certificate as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Foundation Certificate in Berkshire

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL Foundation Certificate in Berkshire

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL Foundation Certificate in Berkshire

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 21 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +7 3 £475 +163.89%
ITIL Foundation Certificate
South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for ITIL Foundation Certificate.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
2 1 (33.33%) Customer-Centricity
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) BMC
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Account Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Account Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Services Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Customer-Centricity
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) BMC
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Remedy