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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 9 - 9
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ITIL 5 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 8.93% - 8.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.64% - 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £210 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.15 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-10.88% +7.79%

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
47 21 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 83.93% 87.50% 62.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 16 14
Median daily rate £420 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £10.30 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Bedford region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) Thin Client
1 3 (37.50%) Information Security
1 3 (37.50%) Fat Client
1 3 (37.50%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) CMDB
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
3 1 (12.50%) Office 365
3 1 (12.50%) Transition Management
3 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Management
3 1 (12.50%) Planning and Forecasting

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 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Process Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Service Transition Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Transition Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Fat Client
1 3 (37.50%) Thin Client
2 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (12.50%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Information Security
2 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Planning and Forecasting
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Test Management
3 1 (12.50%) Transition Management
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow