Period
to 20 August 2018

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 20 August 2018 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 13 14
Rank change year-on-year -12 +1 -6
Contract jobs citing ITIL 14 21 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 4.55% 7.45% 8.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.56% 9.81% 10.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 17
Slough median daily rate £350 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +9.59% +15.87%
10th Percentile £290 £328 £250
90th Percentile £538 £550 £495
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £423 £375
% change year-on-year -11.24% +12.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £21.33
% change year-on-year +18.75% -24.99% -1.02%

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 252 214 255
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 81.82% 75.89% 80.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 153 162
Slough median daily rate £400 £417 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.96% +11.07% +10.29%
10th Percentile £208 £251 £251
90th Percentile £552 £575 £488
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 8
Slough median hourly rate £19.25 £14.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.50% +1.82% -24.66%
10th Percentile £17.63 £13.15 £10.85
90th Percentile £20.68 £16.73 £28.25
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.75 £15.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year +45.00% -10.45% -25.56%

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 20 August 2018.

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 20 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Slough region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (35.71%) VMware
4 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 4 (28.57%) Service Management
5 3 (21.43%) Linux
5 3 (21.43%) Office 365
6 2 (14.29%) Patch Management
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 2 (14.29%) Service Design
6 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (14.29%) Veeam
6 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
6 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (14.29%) Hudson
6 2 (14.29%) Twitter
6 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
6 2 (14.29%) LAN
6 2 (14.29%) WAN
6 2 (14.29%) DHCP
6 2 (14.29%) VPN
6 2 (14.29%) DNS
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) HP
6 2 (14.29%) Dell
6 2 (14.29%) SAN

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 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) DHCP
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
1 2 (14.29%) LAN
1 2 (14.29%) MPLS
1 2 (14.29%) SAN
1 2 (14.29%) VPN
1 2 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Hudson
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 4 (28.57%) Team Leader
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Service Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Wintel Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
3 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Server Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Server Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Transition Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) COM
1 1 (7.14%) J2EE
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Unix
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (28.57%) Service Management
3 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (14.29%) Patch Management
3 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) Service Design
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.14%) Decision-Making
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
4 1 (7.14%) ITSM
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PMO
1 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Server
3 1 (7.14%) XenApp
3 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) Dell
2 2 (14.29%) HP
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
2 2 (14.29%) Twitter
2 2 (14.29%) Veeam
3 1 (7.14%) Apple
3 1 (7.14%) Avaya
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) DocuSign
3 1 (7.14%) NetApp
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow