Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for ITIL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL over the 6 months to 19 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.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 20 6
Rank change year-on-year +3 -14 +5
Contract jobs citing ITIL 16 21 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 5.42% 6.75% 11.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.17% 8.61% 14.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 31
Slough median daily rate £350 £350 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -16.67% +25.37%
10th Percentile £301 £260 £263
90th Percentile £550 £434 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £388 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +10.71% -12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Slough median hourly rate - - £22.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.81 £21.55
% change year-on-year -18.56% -17.38% +26.24%

ITIL 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 Slough with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 223 244 414
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 75.59% 78.46% 81.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 155 271
Slough median daily rate £425 £363 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% +2.84% +0.71%
10th Percentile £266 £235 £213
90th Percentile £569 £488 £510
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 10
Slough median hourly rate £15.75 £13.75 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.55% -42.11% +97.92%
10th Percentile £14.00 £8.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £34.30 £40.25 £43.75
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £30.90
% change year-on-year -17.14% -43.37% +80.07%

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Slough

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in Slough

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Slough over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in Slough

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Slough region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 5 (31.25%) VPN
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (25.00%) Internet
2 4 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (18.75%) ZABBIX
3 3 (18.75%) Veeam
3 3 (18.75%) Kaspersky
3 3 (18.75%) CentOS
3 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL V3
3 3 (18.75%) Sensu
3 3 (18.75%) Retail
3 3 (18.75%) Nagios
3 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) Service Management
3 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (18.75%) LAMP
3 3 (18.75%) Dell
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) Perl
3 3 (18.75%) MySQL
3 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
3 3 (18.75%) Windows
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Python

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) VPN
2 4 (25.00%) Internet
3 2 (12.50%) DHCP
3 2 (12.50%) DNS
3 2 (12.50%) Firewall
3 2 (12.50%) SMTP
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
1 3 (18.75%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Big Data
General
1 3 (18.75%) Retail
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Linux Systems Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Senior Linux Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 2 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) EPoS Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Services Manager
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL Manager
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL Service Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Service Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) LAMP
1 3 (18.75%) Sensu
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) EPoS
1 2 (12.50%) iPad
1 2 (12.50%) iPhone
1 2 (12.50%) Public Cloud
1 2 (12.50%) Replication
1 2 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (6.25%) CESG
2 1 (6.25%) CMDB
2 1 (6.25%) FMCG
2 1 (6.25%) Internet of Things
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) CentOS
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
1 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Phone
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
1 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL V3
1 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
1 3 (18.75%) Project Management
1 3 (18.75%) Service Management
1 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
2 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (12.50%) Information Security
2 2 (12.50%) ITSM
2 2 (12.50%) Logistics
2 2 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (12.50%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (6.25%) Customer-Centricity
3 1 (6.25%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (6.25%) Service Design
3 1 (6.25%) Swim Lanes
3 1 (6.25%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Java
1 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
1 3 (18.75%) Perl
1 3 (18.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 2 (12.50%) CCENT
2 2 (12.50%) CCNA
2 2 (12.50%) CISM
2 2 (12.50%) CISSP
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (12.50%) MCSA
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) CCSP
3 1 (6.25%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) COBIT
2 1 (6.25%) GDPR
2 1 (6.25%) GxP
2 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) PMO
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (12.50%) vSphere
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Nagios
1 3 (18.75%) ZABBIX
2 1 (6.25%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Dell
1 3 (18.75%) Kaspersky
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
1 3 (18.75%) Veeam
2 2 (12.50%) Barracuda Networks
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco
2 2 (12.50%) HP
2 2 (12.50%) IBM
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Avaya
3 1 (6.25%) DocuSign
3 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds