The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 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.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 16 17
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1  
Contract jobs citing ITIL 54 58 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 9.41% 6.79% 7.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.87% 8.49% 9.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 19
Median daily rate £413 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% -13.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £295 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 18
Median hourly rate £19.66 £21.33 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.82% -1.02%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £20.67 £15.00
% change year-on-year -22.57% +37.76%  

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 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
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Reading

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in Reading

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in Reading

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 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 Reading region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 60 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 57 (49.57%) Telecoms
3 46 (40.00%) Project Management
4 39 (33.91%) ITIL V3
5 34 (29.57%) Remedy
5 34 (29.57%) PRINCE2
6 29 (25.22%) Microsoft Project
6 29 (25.22%) Service Management
7 28 (24.35%) Management Information System
8 24 (20.87%) Service Delivery
8 24 (20.87%) SLA
9 21 (18.26%) Windows
9 21 (18.26%) Security Cleared
10 17 (14.78%) SC Cleared
10 17 (14.78%) ITSM
11 15 (13.04%) Incident Management
11 15 (13.04%) Degree
12 14 (12.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 14 (12.17%) Problem Management
12 14 (12.17%) PMI Certification
13 13 (11.30%) ITIL Certification
14 12 (10.43%) Billing
15 11 (9.57%) Finance
15 11 (9.57%) Microsoft Office
15 11 (9.57%) VoLTE
16 10 (8.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 10 (8.70%) Ericsson
16 10 (8.70%) Cisco
16 10 (8.70%) HP
16 10 (8.70%) Wi-Fi

ITIL
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 7 (6.09%) JBoss
2 4 (3.48%) Apache
2 4 (3.48%) IIS
2 4 (3.48%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.48%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.48%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.48%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.61%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.87%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 29 (25.22%) Microsoft Project
2 14 (12.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (9.57%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (5.22%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (2.61%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.87%) Maya
Business Applications
1 5 (4.35%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.74%) IBM Cloud
2 2 (1.74%) SoftLayer
3 1 (0.87%) IaaS
3 1 (0.87%) Office 365
3 1 (0.87%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.57%) VoLTE
2 10 (8.70%) LTE
2 10 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
3 9 (7.83%) Firewall
4 6 (5.22%) BGP
4 6 (5.22%) TCP/IP
5 5 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (4.35%) ICMP
6 4 (3.48%) DNS
6 4 (3.48%) MGW
6 4 (3.48%) VoIP
6 4 (3.48%) Wireless
7 3 (2.61%) 3G
7 3 (2.61%) DHCP
7 3 (2.61%) LAN
7 3 (2.61%) VPN
8 2 (1.74%) HSRP
8 2 (1.74%) Internet
8 2 (1.74%) OSPF
8 2 (1.74%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (1.74%) JIRA
General
1 57 (49.57%) Telecoms
2 12 (10.43%) Billing
3 11 (9.57%) Finance
4 5 (4.35%) Back Office
5 4 (3.48%) Legal
6 3 (2.61%) Law
7 1 (0.87%) Banking
7 1 (0.87%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.87%) Electronics
7 1 (0.87%) French Language
7 1 (0.87%) German Language
7 1 (0.87%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (22.61%) Project Manager
2 14 (12.17%) Analyst
3 13 (11.30%) Service Manager
4 10 (8.70%) Service Analyst
4 10 (8.70%) Voice Project Manager
5 8 (6.96%) Engagement Manager
5 8 (6.96%) Incident Manager
5 8 (6.96%) Junior
5 8 (6.96%) Service Desk Analyst
5 8 (6.96%) Support Engineer
6 6 (5.22%) Consultant
7 5 (4.35%) Architect
7 5 (4.35%) Business Analyst
7 5 (4.35%) Management Consultant
7 5 (4.35%) Service Management Consultant
7 5 (4.35%) Telecoms Manager
8 4 (3.48%) Network Manager
8 4 (3.48%) Service Desk Support
8 4 (3.48%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (3.48%) Technical Services Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.48%) Middleware
2 3 (2.61%) Java EE
3 2 (1.74%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (24.35%) Management Information System
2 9 (7.83%) Video Conferencing
3 8 (6.96%) PMI
4 5 (4.35%) Virtual Team
5 4 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.48%) RIA
6 3 (2.61%) Replication
7 2 (1.74%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.74%) CMDB
7 2 (1.74%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.74%) NHS
7 2 (1.74%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.74%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.87%) AS400
8 1 (0.87%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.87%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.87%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 21 (18.26%) Windows
2 6 (5.22%) Linux
2 6 (5.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (4.35%) Unix
3 5 (4.35%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.48%) Windows 7
4 4 (3.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.87%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (40.00%) Project Management
2 39 (33.91%) ITIL V3
3 34 (29.57%) PRINCE2
4 29 (25.22%) Service Management
5 24 (20.87%) Service Delivery
6 17 (14.78%) ITSM
7 15 (13.04%) Incident Management
8 14 (12.17%) Problem Management
9 8 (6.96%) CMMI
9 8 (6.96%) Customer Requirements
9 8 (6.96%) Presales
9 8 (6.96%) Risk Management
9 8 (6.96%) Six Sigma
9 8 (6.96%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (6.09%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (4.35%) MSF
11 5 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (4.35%) Trend Analysis
12 4 (3.48%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.22%) SQL
2 4 (3.48%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.61%) Java
4 2 (1.74%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (18.26%) Security Cleared
2 17 (14.78%) SC Cleared
3 15 (13.04%) Degree
4 14 (12.17%) PMI Certification
5 13 (11.30%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (8.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 9 (7.83%) PMP
8 7 (6.09%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (6.09%) DV Cleared
9 6 (5.22%) CCNP
9 6 (5.22%) MCSE
9 6 (5.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (3.48%) Master's Degree
10 4 (3.48%) MCP
11 3 (2.61%) MCSA
12 2 (1.74%) A+ Certification
12 2 (1.74%) Postgraduate
12 2 (1.74%) VCP6
12 2 (1.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.87%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (20.87%) SLA
2 5 (4.35%) COBIT
2 5 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 4 (3.48%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.74%) GDPR
5 1 (0.87%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.96%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (1.74%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.87%) Firmware
4 1 (0.87%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (3.48%) OVSD
1 4 (3.48%) SCOM
2 3 (2.61%) SCCM
3 1 (0.87%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.87%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 60 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 34 (29.57%) Remedy
3 10 (8.70%) Cisco
3 10 (8.70%) Ericsson
3 10 (8.70%) HP
4 7 (6.09%) VMware
5 4 (3.48%) Palo Alto
6 3 (2.61%) Apple
7 2 (1.74%) Citrix
7 2 (1.74%) IBM
7 2 (1.74%) Rackspace
7 2 (1.74%) Veeam
8 1 (0.87%) BMC
8 1 (0.87%) F5
8 1 (0.87%) Huawei
8 1 (0.87%) Juniper
8 1 (0.87%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.87%) Temenos
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