The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 6 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 3 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 10.71% 18.37% 16.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.04% 24.32% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Median daily rate £350 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +220.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
ITIL
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
23 37 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 82.14% 75.51% 72.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 17
Median daily rate £375 £375 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £300 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Median hourly rate £19.00 £40.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.50% +220.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedford region citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL across the Bedford region.

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

ITIL
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 Bedford region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 3 (50.00%) Lotus
2 3 (50.00%) Symantec
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 3 (50.00%) IBM Domino
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Demand Forecasting
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (16.67%) ITSM
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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 (50.00%) IBM Domino
1 3 (50.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Service Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Incident and Problem Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Manager
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Incident Manager
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Problem Manager
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Service Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Demand Forecasting
2 1 (16.67%) ITSM
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix
1 3 (50.00%) Lotus
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle