Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 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.

ITIL Version 3
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 73 72
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1 +8
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 15 28 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.19% 1.92% 1.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 2.41% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 10
Reading median daily rate £338 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.63% +14.29% -15.66%
10th Percentile £224 £220 £246
90th Percentile £538 £400 £406
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 13
Reading median hourly rate - £24.50 £37.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -33.94% +33.27%
Berkshire median hourly rate £48.00 £17.65 £37.09
% change year-on-year +171.95% -52.41% +33.27%

ITIL V3 is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1041 1164 1492
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 82.36% 79.84% 77.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 617 608 926
Reading median daily rate £403 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% - -
10th Percentile £275 £227 £231
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 47 82
Reading median hourly rate £14.50 £22.50 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.56% -27.18% +81.02%
10th Percentile £10.75 £14.25 £15.03
90th Percentile £35.00 £55.00 £46.62
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.75 £30.45
% change year-on-year -18.31% -41.71% +78.38%

ITIL V3
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing ITIL V3 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

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 6 months to 20 November 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 20 November 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 15 (100.00%) ITIL
2 12 (80.00%) Telecoms
3 8 (53.33%) PRINCE2
3 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (53.33%) Remedy
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (46.67%) Management Information System
4 7 (46.67%) Project Management
5 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (20.00%) CCNA
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco
6 3 (20.00%) Service Management
6 3 (20.00%) CCENT
6 3 (20.00%) Virtual Team
7 2 (13.33%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (13.33%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (13.33%) ITSM
7 2 (13.33%) SLA
7 2 (13.33%) Windows
8 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
8 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
8 1 (6.67%) SAP
8 1 (6.67%) HP
8 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (6.67%) CCNP
8 1 (6.67%) BMC
8 1 (6.67%) Firmware
8 1 (6.67%) BGP

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 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) BGP
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) ICMP
1 1 (6.67%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Big Data
1 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
General
1 12 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Project Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Operations Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Service Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL Manager
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL Service Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Junior
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Service Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Network Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Problem Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Service Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Service Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (20.00%) Virtual Team
3 2 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (6.67%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) ITIL
2 8 (53.33%) PRINCE2
3 7 (46.67%) Project Management
4 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
5 3 (20.00%) Service Management
6 2 (13.33%) ITSM
6 2 (13.33%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (6.67%) Change Management
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (6.67%) Network Design
7 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (6.67%) Network Virtualisation
7 1 (6.67%) Presales
7 1 (6.67%) Release Management
7 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) Service Design
7 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (6.67%) Trend Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) Validation
7 1 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (20.00%) CCENT
2 3 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) CCNP
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
2 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) OVSD
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
1 8 (53.33%) Remedy
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) Amdocs
3 1 (6.67%) BMC
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto
3 1 (6.67%) SAP