Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for ITIL Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 November 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.

Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 85 101
Rank change year-on-year +6 +16 -9
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 11 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.86% 0.82% 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.59% 2.84% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Reading median daily rate £444 £250 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +77.50% -23.08% +1.56%
10th Percentile £419 £250 £313
90th Percentile £473 £250 £338
Berkshire median daily rate £438 £316 £361
% change year-on-year +38.34% -12.40% +3.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Reading median hourly rate £23.75 £23.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.06% +34.29% -37.12%
10th Percentile £21.88 £21.75 £16.65
90th Percentile £25.63 £25.25 £17.95
Berkshire median hourly rate £23.75 £23.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.06% +34.29% -37.12%

ITIL Certification 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 Reading with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Reading
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 306 423 543
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 24.00% 28.74% 28.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 205 275
Reading median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% +8.97%
10th Percentile £263 £226 £257
90th Percentile £600 £570 £545
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 63
Reading median hourly rate £17.50 £36.00 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.39% +16.50% +81.02%
10th Percentile £11.25 £19.63 £21.55
90th Percentile £39.75 £55.65 £54.94
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £30.90
% change year-on-year -4.00% -59.55% +62.63%

ITIL Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Certification in Reading

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL Certification in Reading

ITIL Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL Certification in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification 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 Reading region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (45.45%) Service Management
5 4 (36.36%) ITSM
5 4 (36.36%) Replication
5 4 (36.36%) Remedy
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
5 4 (36.36%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (27.27%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (27.27%) SLA
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
7 2 (18.18%) Degree
7 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
8 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
8 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
8 1 (9.09%) Service Design
8 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (9.09%) APMP
8 1 (9.09%) F5
8 1 (9.09%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (9.09%) IT Strategy
8 1 (9.09%) Advertising
8 1 (9.09%) Migration
8 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery

ITIL Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) Radio Access Network
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL Process Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL Service Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Process Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Remedy Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Service Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Service Desk Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Service Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Technical Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Technical Services Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) ITSM Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Junior
2 3 (27.27%) Junior Service Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Telecoms Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Service Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Replication
2 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Service Management
3 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
3 4 (36.36%) ITSM
4 3 (27.27%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 1 (9.09%) IT Strategy
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
5 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Service Design
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) APMP
2 1 (9.09%) CCIE
2 1 (9.09%) CCNP
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Remedy
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) F5
3 1 (9.09%) Juniper