The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for ITIL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 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.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
South East > Berkshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 14 13
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1  
Contract jobs citing ITIL 149 191 192
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 8.15% 8.12% 7.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.01% 10.14% 9.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 95 84
Berkshire median daily rate £420 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -6.25%  
10th Percentile £200 £229 £263
90th Percentile £555 £525 £500
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 21
Berkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £21.33 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.98% -1.02%  
South East median hourly rate £14.50 £20.83 £16.57
% change year-on-year -30.38% +25.70%  

ITIL is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1489 1883 1951
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 81.46% 80.03% 79.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2747 3826 3056
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.22%  
10th Percentile £295 £250 £238
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 180 194 122
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.21% -9.00%  
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.75 £13.13
90th Percentile £38.75 £34.50 £39.95
South East median hourly rate £29.75 £32.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -7.03% +28.00%  

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Berkshire

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in Berkshire

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Berkshire over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in Berkshire

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in Berkshire

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Berkshire over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ITIL in Berkshire

ITIL
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 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +7 56 £525 +35.48% 8
Bracknell +14 30 £300 -5.43% 5
Newbury +5 8 £350 +107.40% 4
Slough -6 6 £488 +15.38% 3
Maidenhead -3 4 - - 7
Windsor -4 4 £575 +15.00%
Wokingham 0 1 - - 3
ITIL
South East

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 100 (33.22%) Service Management
2 97 (32.23%) Telecoms
3 72 (23.92%) Microsoft
4 69 (22.92%) Project Management
5 66 (21.93%) ITIL V3
6 56 (18.60%) Security Cleared
7 52 (17.28%) PRINCE2
8 46 (15.28%) ITSM
9 45 (14.95%) Remedy
10 42 (13.95%) SC Cleared
11 41 (13.62%) Service Delivery
11 41 (13.62%) Windows
12 40 (13.29%) Management Information System
13 34 (11.30%) Degree
14 31 (10.30%) ITIL Certification
15 30 (9.97%) Cisco Certification
15 30 (9.97%) SLA
16 29 (9.63%) Microsoft Project
16 29 (9.63%) Incident Management
16 29 (9.63%) ServiceNow
17 26 (8.64%) Agile Software Development
17 26 (8.64%) HP
18 25 (8.31%) Active Directory
18 25 (8.31%) VMware
18 25 (8.31%) Analytical Skills
18 25 (8.31%) Service Design
19 24 (7.97%) Stakeholder Management
20 23 (7.64%) eTOM
21 22 (7.31%) Problem Management
21 22 (7.31%) Cisco

ITIL
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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (2.33%) JBoss
1 7 (2.33%) MS Exchange
1 7 (2.33%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.99%) Apache
3 5 (1.66%) CMS
4 4 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.33%) IIS
4 4 (1.33%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.33%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.66%) SAS
7 1 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.33%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 29 (9.63%) Microsoft Project
2 17 (5.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 13 (4.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (4.32%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (1.33%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.33%) Maya
Business Applications
1 9 (2.99%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.33%) TrackWise
2 1 (0.33%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.32%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (1.99%) SaaS
3 5 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.66%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (0.66%) Office 365
4 2 (0.66%) SoftLayer
5 1 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.33%) HP Helion
5 1 (0.33%) IaaS
5 1 (0.33%) PaaS
5 1 (0.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.64%) Firewall
2 14 (4.65%) WAN
3 12 (3.99%) Wi-Fi
4 11 (3.65%) VoLTE
5 10 (3.32%) LTE
5 10 (3.32%) TCP/IP
6 9 (2.99%) DNS
7 8 (2.66%) LAN
7 8 (2.66%) VLAN
8 7 (2.33%) 3G
8 7 (2.33%) DMVPN
8 7 (2.33%) Wireless
9 6 (1.99%) 4G
9 6 (1.99%) BGP
9 6 (1.99%) VPN
10 5 (1.66%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (1.66%) DHCP
10 5 (1.66%) Network Security
10 5 (1.66%) Radio Access Network
10 5 (1.66%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.32%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.66%) Big Data
3 7 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (1.99%) DB2
4 6 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.66%) Hadoop
5 5 (1.66%) MongoDB
5 5 (1.66%) Star Schema
6 4 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (1.33%) MySQL
7 3 (1.00%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.00%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (1.00%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.33%) GIS
8 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.33%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.33%) Selenium
2 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 97 (32.23%) Telecoms
2 20 (6.64%) Finance
3 13 (4.32%) Billing
4 10 (3.32%) Back Office
4 10 (3.32%) Legal
5 8 (2.66%) Retail
6 3 (1.00%) Law
7 2 (0.66%) Electronics
7 2 (0.66%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.33%) Banking
8 1 (0.33%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.33%) French Language
8 1 (0.33%) German Language
8 1 (0.33%) Local Government
8 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 44 (14.62%) Project Manager
2 40 (13.29%) Analyst
3 34 (11.30%) Service Manager
4 22 (7.31%) Architect
5 18 (5.98%) Service Analyst
6 17 (5.65%) Service Transition Manager
6 17 (5.65%) Support Engineer
6 17 (5.65%) Transition Manager
7 14 (4.65%) Incident Manager
8 13 (4.32%) Consultant
9 11 (3.65%) Business Analyst
9 11 (3.65%) Developer
9 11 (3.65%) IT Manager
10 10 (3.32%) 1st Line Support
10 10 (3.32%) Engagement Manager
10 10 (3.32%) Service Desk Analyst
10 10 (3.32%) Technical Analyst
10 10 (3.32%) Voice Project Manager
11 9 (2.99%) Telecoms Manager
12 8 (2.66%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.32%) Web Services
2 8 (2.66%) .NET
3 6 (1.99%) Middleware
4 5 (1.66%) CSS
4 5 (1.66%) HTML
5 3 (1.00%) Java EE
5 3 (1.00%) LAMP
5 3 (1.00%) Sensu
5 3 (1.00%) XML
6 2 (0.66%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.66%) Memcached
6 2 (0.66%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (0.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.33%) Flash
7 1 (0.33%) JMS
7 1 (0.33%) Kafka
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (0.33%) REST
7 1 (0.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (13.29%) Management Information System
2 25 (8.31%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.65%) Public Cloud
4 9 (2.99%) PMI
5 7 (2.33%) Data Centre
5 7 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (2.33%) Virtual Team
6 6 (1.99%) CESG
6 6 (1.99%) CMDB
7 4 (1.33%) EMC VNX
7 4 (1.33%) Replication
7 4 (1.33%) RIA
7 4 (1.33%) Smart Meter
8 3 (1.00%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.00%) Handset
8 3 (1.00%) IVR
8 3 (1.00%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.00%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.00%) User Experience
9 2 (0.66%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 41 (13.62%) Windows
2 19 (6.31%) Linux
3 18 (5.98%) Windows Server
4 13 (4.32%) Unix
4 13 (4.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (3.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (2.66%) Windows 7
7 7 (2.33%) CentOS
8 6 (1.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.33%) AIX
9 4 (1.33%) SUSE
10 2 (0.66%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (0.66%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.66%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.66%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.33%) Mesosphere
11 1 (0.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (33.22%) Service Management
2 69 (22.92%) Project Management
3 66 (21.93%) ITIL V3
4 52 (17.28%) PRINCE2
5 46 (15.28%) ITSM
6 41 (13.62%) Service Delivery
7 29 (9.63%) Incident Management
8 26 (8.64%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (8.31%) Service Design
10 24 (7.97%) Stakeholder Management
11 23 (7.64%) eTOM
12 22 (7.31%) Problem Management
13 17 (5.65%) Continuous Improvement
14 16 (5.32%) Change Management
15 15 (4.98%) Configuration Management
16 14 (4.65%) SDLC
17 13 (4.32%) Risk Management
17 13 (4.32%) Root Cause Analysis
17 13 (4.32%) Six Sigma
17 13 (4.32%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (5.65%) SQL
2 14 (4.65%) Java
3 10 (3.32%) PowerShell
3 10 (3.32%) Python
4 9 (2.99%) Perl
5 4 (1.33%) VBScript
6 3 (1.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.00%) COBOL
6 3 (1.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.66%) C
7 2 (0.66%) VB
8 1 (0.33%) Korn
8 1 (0.33%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.33%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 56 (18.60%) Security Cleared
2 42 (13.95%) SC Cleared
3 34 (11.30%) Degree
4 31 (10.30%) ITIL Certification
5 30 (9.97%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (5.98%) CCNA
6 18 (5.98%) CCNP
7 16 (5.32%) PMI Certification
8 12 (3.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 12 (3.99%) PMP
9 10 (3.32%) DV Cleared
10 9 (2.99%) CISSP
11 7 (2.33%) CCDA
11 7 (2.33%) CCDP
12 6 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (1.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (1.66%) CCIE
13 5 (1.66%) CCSP
13 5 (1.66%) ISEB
13 5 (1.66%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (9.97%) SLA
2 16 (5.32%) COBIT
3 12 (3.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 5 (1.66%) PMO
5 4 (1.33%) Data Quality
5 4 (1.33%) ISO 22301
6 3 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.66%) GDPR
7 2 (0.66%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 25 (8.31%) Active Directory
2 16 (5.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.66%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (2.33%) vSphere
5 2 (0.66%) Corosync
5 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.66%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.33%) Docker
6 1 (0.33%) Firmware
6 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (2.33%) Nagios
2 6 (1.99%) Puppet
2 6 (1.99%) SCCM
2 6 (1.99%) vCenter Server
3 5 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.66%) SCOM
4 4 (1.33%) OVSD
4 4 (1.33%) Tivoli
4 4 (1.33%) WSUS
5 3 (1.00%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (1.00%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.66%) Ansible
6 2 (0.66%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.66%) Cisco IPCC
6 2 (0.66%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (0.66%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.66%) Pacemaker
6 2 (0.66%) PowerCLI
6 2 (0.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 72 (23.92%) Microsoft
2 45 (14.95%) Remedy
3 29 (9.63%) ServiceNow
4 26 (8.64%) HP
5 25 (8.31%) VMware
6 22 (7.31%) Cisco
7 11 (3.65%) Ericsson
8 10 (3.32%) Oracle
9 7 (2.33%) BMC
9 7 (2.33%) CA
9 7 (2.33%) IBM
9 7 (2.33%) Red Hat
9 7 (2.33%) SAP
10 6 (1.99%) Ab Initio
10 6 (1.99%) Teradata
11 5 (1.66%) Symantec
11 5 (1.66%) Veeam
12 4 (1.33%) EMC
12 4 (1.33%) Palo Alto
13 3 (1.00%) PeopleSoft
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