The first table below looks at the demand for ITIL Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Bedfordshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank - - 41
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - 0.66%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £148
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.30% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £20.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-44.57% +3.75%
Qualifications Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
100 51 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 19.61% 21.43% 18.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 20 32
Average daily rate £300 £291 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.00% -11.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £250 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £360 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £14.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+141.37% -58.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
ITIL Certification
East of England

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

ITIL Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

ITIL Certification
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - - - -
Luton - - - -
ITIL Certification
East of England

ITIL Certification
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing ITIL Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL Certification.

1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Validation
3 2 (40.00%) CMS
3 2 (40.00%) assyst
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) CMDB
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Data Validation
3 2 (40.00%) Data Governance
3 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing ITIL Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) assyst
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Development Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Development Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Application Development Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Validation
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Data Validation
3 2 (40.00%) Data Governance
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
1 2 (40.00%) Data Quality