Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 16 25
Rank change year-on-year -8 +9 -18
Contract jobs citing ITIL 19 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 5.41% 5.94% 5.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.71% 7.83% 6.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 8
Slough median daily rate £398 £350 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.57% +9.80% -25.00%
10th Percentile £178 £300 £228
90th Percentile £500 £550 £370
Berkshire median daily rate £360 £386 £348
% change year-on-year -6.80% +11.15% -13.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.25 £14.50 £17.06
% change year-on-year +5.17% -15.01% -20.84%

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 283 217 252
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 80.63% 75.87% 82.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 147 163
Slough median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34% -0.68%
10th Percentile £216 £297 £230
90th Percentile £570 £564 £513
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 9
Slough median hourly rate £16.25 £41.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.37% +141.18% -2.86%
10th Percentile £12.45 £40.50 £8.50
90th Percentile £20.30 £41.50 £40.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.50 £14.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +48.28% -21.62% -27.55%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 (47.37%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) VMware
3 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (36.84%) Linux
4 6 (31.58%) PRINCE2
4 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
4 6 (31.58%) Change Management
4 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (31.58%) Customer-Centricity
5 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
5 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
6 4 (21.05%) Project Management
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (21.05%) Python
6 4 (21.05%) SQL
6 4 (21.05%) Matrix Organization
7 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
7 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
7 3 (15.79%) OpenStack
7 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
7 3 (15.79%) SNMP
7 3 (15.79%) DNS
7 3 (15.79%) Cisco
7 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
7 3 (15.79%) MPLS
7 3 (15.79%) BGP
7 3 (15.79%) Wireless
7 3 (15.79%) Firewall

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 (15.79%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) JBoss
2 1 (5.26%) nginx
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (5.26%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) SaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) BGP
1 3 (15.79%) DNS
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
1 3 (15.79%) MPLS
1 3 (15.79%) SNMP
1 3 (15.79%) Wireless
2 2 (10.53%) Broadband
2 2 (10.53%) DHCP
2 2 (10.53%) iSCSI
2 2 (10.53%) NAS
2 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.53%) Value-Added Service
2 2 (10.53%) VLAN
2 2 (10.53%) VPN
2 2 (10.53%) VXLAN
2 2 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (5.26%) 802.11
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Firepower
3 1 (5.26%) tcpdump
3 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (10.53%) MariaDB
2 2 (10.53%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 4 (21.05%) Team Leader
2 2 (10.53%) Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Architect
2 2 (10.53%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) OSS Programme Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Portfolio Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Programme Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Wintel Team Leader
3 1 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Onboarding Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Portfolio Project Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Project Portfolio Manager
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) LDAP
1 2 (10.53%) Node.js
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) 802.1X
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
2 2 (10.53%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Linux
3 3 (15.79%) Ubuntu
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
4 2 (10.53%) Unix
5 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.26%) Debian
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (31.58%) Change Management
2 6 (31.58%) Customer-Centricity
2 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (31.58%) PRINCE2
3 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
3 4 (21.05%) Matrix Organization
3 4 (21.05%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (15.79%) ITSM
5 2 (10.53%) Coaching
5 2 (10.53%) Deployment Automation
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (10.53%) Matrix Management
5 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.53%) Network Architecture
5 2 (10.53%) Patch Management
5 2 (10.53%) PRINCE
5 2 (10.53%) Proactive Monitoring
5 2 (10.53%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Python
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
2 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) Perl
3 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) CCNP
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) GPG13
1 2 (10.53%) PMO
2 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.79%) Postfix
4 2 (10.53%) BIND 9
4 2 (10.53%) KVM
4 2 (10.53%) NFS
4 2 (10.53%) VMware Server
5 1 (5.26%) iptables
5 1 (5.26%) Squid
5 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
5 1 (5.26%) vSphere
5 1 (5.26%) XenApp
5 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Ansible
2 1 (5.26%) Netcool
2 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) VMware
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco
3 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
4 2 (10.53%) Dell
4 2 (10.53%) EMC
4 2 (10.53%) Mirantis
4 2 (10.53%) NetApp
5 1 (5.26%) Apple
5 1 (5.26%) BMC
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) Remedy
5 1 (5.26%) TOWER Software
5 1 (5.26%) Veeam