The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL V3 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL V3 over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
ITIL Version 3
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 32 40 45
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.71% 0.33% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 0.38% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £294 - £214
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 - £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £359 - £219
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £25.03 £27.17
% change year-on-year
-48.05% -7.87%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
241 263 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 85.77% 87.38% 80.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 189 238
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 30 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £45.22 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.04% +158.40%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

ITIL V3
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing ITIL V3 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL V3 Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

ITIL V3
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL V3 across the Bedfordshire region.

ITIL V3 Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

ITIL V3
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL V3 across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

ITIL V3 Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

ITIL V3
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 V3 within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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 +8 1 £213 -
ITIL V3
East of England

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 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 V3.

1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Service Management
2 4 (66.67%) Service Design
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (33.33%) People Management
4 2 (33.33%) ITSM
4 2 (33.33%) Programme Governance
4 2 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (33.33%) Six Sigma
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 2 (33.33%) SLA
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) CCSP
5 1 (16.67%) CCNP
5 1 (16.67%) CCIP
5 1 (16.67%) CCNA
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (16.67%) MCP
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) MCSE
5 1 (16.67%) MCSA
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) CRM
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) Release Management

ITIL V3
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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) PaaS
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL Service Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Service Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Transition Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Services Delivery Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Transition Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Service Design
2 4 (66.67%) Service Management
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 2 (33.33%) ITSM
4 2 (33.33%) People Management
4 2 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 2 (33.33%) Programme Governance
4 2 (33.33%) Six Sigma
5 1 (16.67%) CRM
5 1 (16.67%) Release Management
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCIP
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) CCSP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) SAP