The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for ITIL V3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL V3 over the 3 months to 25 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.

ITIL Version 3
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 59 66
Rank change year-on-year +13 +7  
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 11 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.92% 1.29% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.42% 1.61% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Median daily rate £525 £250 £145
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +110.00% +72.41%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £388 £328
% change year-on-year +7.09% +18.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £29.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £20.57
% change year-on-year -38.18% +33.67%  

ITIL V3 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 Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 455 683 665
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 79.27% 79.98% 77.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 406 326
Median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.37% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £225 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 22 36
Median hourly rate £29.75 £19.61 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.70% -9.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £19.61 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £25.00 £40.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

ITIL V3
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing ITIL V3 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL V3 in Reading

ITIL V3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ITIL V3 in Reading.

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL V3 in Reading

ITIL V3
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL V3 in Reading over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL V3 in Reading

ITIL V3
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL V3 in Reading.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL V3 in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 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 V3.

1 39 (100.00%) ITIL
2 31 (79.49%) Telecoms
3 27 (69.23%) Remedy
3 27 (69.23%) Project Management
4 26 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 25 (64.10%) PRINCE2
5 25 (64.10%) Microsoft Project
6 22 (56.41%) Management Information System
7 11 (28.21%) Service Management
8 10 (25.64%) Ericsson
8 10 (25.64%) Wi-Fi
8 10 (25.64%) LTE
8 10 (25.64%) ITSM
8 10 (25.64%) VoLTE
9 7 (17.95%) Security Cleared
9 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery
10 6 (15.38%) Incident Management
10 6 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (12.82%) Problem Management
11 5 (12.82%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (12.82%) Cisco
11 5 (12.82%) Windows
12 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
12 4 (10.26%) CCNP
12 4 (10.26%) BGP
12 4 (10.26%) HP
12 4 (10.26%) ICMP
12 4 (10.26%) Network Design
12 4 (10.26%) Wireless
12 4 (10.26%) Firewall

ITIL V3
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 25 (64.10%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.56%) Maya
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.64%) LTE
1 10 (25.64%) VoLTE
1 10 (25.64%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (10.26%) BGP
2 4 (10.26%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (10.26%) Firewall
2 4 (10.26%) ICMP
2 4 (10.26%) MGW
2 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
2 4 (10.26%) Wireless
3 1 (2.56%) 3G
3 1 (2.56%) 4G
General
1 31 (79.49%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.56%) Back Office
2 1 (2.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (64.10%) Project Manager
2 10 (25.64%) Voice Project Manager
3 4 (10.26%) Architect
3 4 (10.26%) Incident Manager
3 4 (10.26%) Network Architect
4 3 (7.69%) Cisco Architect
4 3 (7.69%) Cisco Network Architect
4 3 (7.69%) Core Network Project Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Network Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Network Project Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Senior Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Service Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Operations Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.56%) IT Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) Junior
6 1 (2.56%) Management Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) Problem Manager
Miscellaneous
1 22 (56.41%) Management Information System
2 6 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (5.13%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) CMDB
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) ITIL
2 27 (69.23%) Project Management
3 25 (64.10%) PRINCE2
4 11 (28.21%) Service Management
5 10 (25.64%) ITSM
6 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery
7 6 (15.38%) Incident Management
8 5 (12.82%) Problem Management
9 4 (10.26%) Network Design
9 4 (10.26%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (10.26%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (10.26%) Virtual Environments
10 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (2.56%) IT Asset Management
11 1 (2.56%) ITIL V2
11 1 (2.56%) MSF
11 1 (2.56%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 1 (2.56%) Statistics
11 1 (2.56%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.82%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (10.26%) CCNP
3 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
4 3 (7.69%) Degree
4 3 (7.69%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.56%) CCENT
5 1 (2.56%) CCNA
5 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) COBIT
2 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) OVSD
2 3 (7.69%) SCOM
3 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (69.23%) Remedy
2 26 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (25.64%) Ericsson
4 5 (12.82%) Cisco
5 4 (10.26%) HP
5 4 (10.26%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.56%) BMC
6 1 (2.56%) Huawei