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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 6 10 6
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4  
Contract jobs citing ITIL 15 19 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 10.71% 8.72% 10.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.42% 10.50% 13.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 16
Median daily rate £356 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.39% -2.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £330 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £435 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £14.85
% change year-on-year -11.11% +21.21%  

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 Slough with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 104 181 223
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 74.29% 83.03% 75.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 98 117
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £236 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 4
Median hourly rate £41.00 £22.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +82.22% -37.93%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 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 3 months to 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL in Slough.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in Slough

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 (29.41%) Project Management
1 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
1 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
1 5 (29.41%) SLA
2 4 (23.53%) HP
2 4 (23.53%) ISEB
2 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Smart Meter
2 4 (23.53%) SDLC
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
3 3 (17.65%) Service Design
3 3 (17.65%) PMO
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (17.65%) Portfolio Management
3 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Release Management
3 3 (17.65%) Validation
3 3 (17.65%) Service Management
3 3 (17.65%) Change Management
3 3 (17.65%) Remedy
3 3 (17.65%) DNS
3 3 (17.65%) Six Sigma
3 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Symantec

ITIL
Top Related 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 2 (11.76%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) DNS
2 2 (11.76%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco ICM
3 1 (5.88%) CTI
3 1 (5.88%) DHCP
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Toad
General
1 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Project Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Business Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Project Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Configuration Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Cognos Developer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Report Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Memcached
1 2 (11.76%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (11.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Smart Meter
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) e-Health
3 1 (5.88%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (11.76%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
1 5 (29.41%) Project Management
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) SDLC
3 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Change Management
3 3 (17.65%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Portfolio Management
3 3 (17.65%) Release Management
3 3 (17.65%) Service Design
3 3 (17.65%) Service Management
3 3 (17.65%) Six Sigma
3 3 (17.65%) Validation
4 2 (11.76%) Change Control
4 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.76%) High Availability
4 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
4 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Java
1 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
1 2 (11.76%) Python
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) ISEB
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (5.88%) CCNA
3 1 (5.88%) CCNP
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) SLA
2 3 (17.65%) PMO
3 2 (11.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) Corosync
2 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
2 2 (11.76%) vSphere
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Ansible
1 2 (11.76%) NetBackup
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (11.76%) Pacemaker
1 2 (11.76%) Puppet
1 2 (11.76%) WSUS
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) HP
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco
2 3 (17.65%) Remedy
3 2 (11.76%) NetApp
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
3 2 (11.76%) Symantec
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) BMC
4 1 (5.88%) Brocade
4 1 (5.88%) CA
4 1 (5.88%) Cognos
4 1 (5.88%) Juniper
4 1 (5.88%) Verint