Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 12 9
Rank change year-on-year -13 -3 0
Contract jobs citing ITIL 12 21 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 4.35% 7.50% 9.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.36% 9.21% 12.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 20
Slough median daily rate £350 £381 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.20% -0.33% +12.50%
10th Percentile £290 £265 £295
90th Percentile £448 £550 £491
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year - +10.34% -9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Slough median hourly rate - - £18.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.70 £15.50 £21.33
% change year-on-year -18.06% -27.33% -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 224 228 307
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 81.16% 81.43% 81.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 164 184
Slough median daily rate £413 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £221 £257 £227
90th Percentile £538 £613 £525
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £402
% change year-on-year - +5.85% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 9
Slough median hourly rate £21.00 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -6.67% -17.81%
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.50 £15.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year +34.43% -12.86% -18.79%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 5 (41.67%) Windows
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
1 5 (41.67%) Service Management
2 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 3 (25.00%) Office 365
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) ITSM
3 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (16.67%) CMDB
4 2 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (16.67%) Remedy AR System
4 2 (16.67%) SCCM
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Firewall
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) MPLS
4 2 (16.67%) Remedy
4 2 (16.67%) HP
4 2 (16.67%) Dell
4 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (16.67%) SAN
4 2 (16.67%) BMC
4 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 2 (16.67%) LAN
4 2 (16.67%) WAN
4 2 (16.67%) DHCP
4 2 (16.67%) VPN
4 2 (16.67%) DNS
4 2 (16.67%) Twitter

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 (8.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Remedy AR System
1 2 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) DHCP
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
1 2 (16.67%) LAN
1 2 (16.67%) MPLS
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
1 2 (16.67%) VPN
1 2 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Server Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Server Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) COM
1 1 (8.33%) J2EE
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) CMDB
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (8.33%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Service Management
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (25.00%) ITSM
4 2 (16.67%) Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (16.67%) Service Design
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Decision-Making
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) PMO
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) Docker
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
3 1 (8.33%) XenApp
3 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) BMC
2 2 (16.67%) Dell
2 2 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (16.67%) Remedy
2 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (16.67%) Twitter
2 2 (16.67%) Veeam
3 1 (8.33%) Apple
3 1 (8.33%) Avaya
3 1 (8.33%) Brocade
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) DocuSign
3 1 (8.33%) F5
3 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (8.33%) VMware