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 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 29 40 30
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 10 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.01% 1.55% 1.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.42% 16.22% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 1
Average daily rate £350 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +36.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -20.00%
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
96 37 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 28.92% 9.59% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 21 22
Average daily rate £370 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £191 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £618 £633
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 5 3
Average hourly rate £47.50 £19.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+143.58% -51.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £17.50 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £22.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Histogram 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 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Luton +2 5 £350 -10.25% 5
Bedford +3 1 £125 - 3
ITIL Certification
East of England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 17 (100.00%) ITIL
2 8 (47.06%) Windows
3 7 (41.18%) Unix
3 7 (41.18%) SLA
3 7 (41.18%) Service Delivery
3 7 (41.18%) Change Management
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
5 4 (23.53%) Project Management
6 3 (17.65%) Service Management
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (17.65%) Local Government
6 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.76%) Citrix
7 2 (11.76%) Degree
7 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
7 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
7 2 (11.76%) MS Office
7 2 (11.76%) VMware
7 2 (11.76%) SAN
8 1 (5.88%) Lotus
8 1 (5.88%) PRINCE
8 1 (5.88%) Symantec
8 1 (5.88%) AutoCAD
8 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
8 1 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (5.88%) TickIT
8 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 1 (5.88%) IBM Domino
1 1 (5.88%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) AutoCAD
2 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
General
1 3 (17.65%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Subject Matter Expert
2 3 (17.65%) Service Design Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Service Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Service Transition Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Transition Manager
3 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) ICT Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Design Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) ICT Programme Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Installations Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL Manager
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL Service Design Manager
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL Service Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Security Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (41.18%) Change Management
2 7 (41.18%) Service Delivery
3 5 (29.41%) PRINCE2
4 4 (23.53%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (17.65%) Service Management
6 1 (5.88%) Application Packaging
6 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.88%) Network Design
6 1 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (5.88%) PRINCE
6 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
6 1 (5.88%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.88%) BICSI Certification
3 1 (5.88%) BICSI RCDD
3 1 (5.88%) MCSE
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.88%) JSP 440
2 1 (5.88%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Citrix
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Lotus
3 1 (5.88%) Symantec
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