Period
to 25 March 2019

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 25 March 2019 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
25 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 79 87 89
Rank change year-on-year +8 +2 +12
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 21 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.43% 0.55% 0.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.75% 2.05% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Reading median daily rate £331 £313 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.00% +25.00% -23.08%
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £398 £355
% change year-on-year +0.63% +11.97% -8.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Reading median hourly rate £16.50 £23.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.53% - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £18.23 -
% change year-on-year -9.47% - -

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 365 341 408
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 24.90% 26.87% 28.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 172 203
Reading median daily rate £463 £406 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.85% +1.56% -5.88%
10th Percentile £256 £308 £220
90th Percentile £575 £600 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £443 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.12% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 20
Reading median hourly rate £45.00 £16.55 £44.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +171.86% -62.92% -6.02%
10th Percentile £17.00 £11.25 £15.00
90th Percentile £63.75 £40.06 £57.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £12.70 £15.00
% change year-on-year +10.24% -15.33% -51.46%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL Certification in Reading over the 6 months to 25 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 25 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification 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 Reading region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 21 (100.00%) ITIL
2 12 (57.14%) Service Management
3 10 (47.62%) Degree
4 9 (42.86%) BMC
4 9 (42.86%) Remedy
4 9 (42.86%) Remedy ITSM
4 9 (42.86%) Computer Science
5 8 (38.10%) Telecoms
6 6 (28.57%) Release Management
7 4 (19.05%) Unix
7 4 (19.05%) VoIP
7 4 (19.05%) Cisco
7 4 (19.05%) CCIE
7 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (19.05%) Project Management
7 4 (19.05%) Process Improvement
8 3 (14.29%) Data Quality
8 3 (14.29%) SLA
8 3 (14.29%) Process Management
8 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
9 2 (9.52%) Change Management
9 2 (9.52%) ITSM
9 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
9 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
9 2 (9.52%) Radio Access Network
9 2 (9.52%) Office 365
9 2 (9.52%) Change Control
9 2 (9.52%) CMDB
9 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
9 2 (9.52%) Incident Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) VoIP
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco IPT
2 2 (9.52%) Radio Access Network
General
1 8 (38.10%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) ITIL Manager
1 5 (23.81%) ITIL Release Manager
1 5 (23.81%) Release Manager
1 5 (23.81%) Test Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Quality Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Service Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Telecoms Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Change Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Junior Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Network Support
5 1 (4.76%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Problem Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Relationships Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Account Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Telecoms Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) CMDB
2 1 (4.76%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) ITIL
2 12 (57.14%) Service Management
3 9 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 6 (28.57%) Release Management
5 4 (19.05%) Process Improvement
5 4 (19.05%) Project Management
6 3 (14.29%) Process Management
6 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
7 2 (9.52%) Change Control
7 2 (9.52%) Change Management
7 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
7 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
7 2 (9.52%) ITSM
7 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
8 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.76%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
8 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.76%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Degree
2 4 (19.05%) CCIE
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) Data Quality
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) PMO
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) BMC
1 9 (42.86%) Remedy
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft