The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 37 30 39
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 3 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.96% 3.20% 1.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.69% 18.18% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 5
Median daily rate £350 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £43.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £22.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +55.17%
ITIL Certification
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
39 66 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 12.46% 17.60% 16.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 40 39
Median daily rate £350 £400 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +13.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £200 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 8
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £16.50 £12.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing ITIL Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -2 2 £338 -3.57%
Bedford +7 1 £350 +118.75% 1
ITIL Certification
East of England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Citrix
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) IBM Notes
4 3 (33.33%) IBM Domino
4 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (33.33%) Lotus
4 3 (33.33%) Symantec
4 3 (33.33%) MS Office
4 3 (33.33%) Backup Exec
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
5 2 (22.22%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) SAN
6 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
6 1 (11.11%) Project Management
6 1 (11.11%) SLA
6 1 (11.11%) Unix
6 1 (11.11%) MCSE
6 1 (11.11%) Change Management
6 1 (11.11%) ITSM
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (11.11%) Local Government

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (33.33%) IBM Domino
1 3 (33.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
General
1 1 (11.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Packager
3 1 (11.11%) Incident and Problem Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Manager
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Incident Manager
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Problem Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Subject Matter Expert
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITSM
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (11.11%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix
3 3 (33.33%) Lotus
3 3 (33.33%) Symantec
4 2 (22.22%) VMware