The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL 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 over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 20 12 25
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Contract jobs citing ITIL 20 38 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.39% 10.13% 4.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.58% 12.03% 5.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 24 14
Median daily rate £400 £350 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -8.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £274 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £444 £432
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +220.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
ITIL
East of England

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
264 316 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 84.35% 84.27% 80.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 226 208
Median daily rate £463 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 10
Median hourly rate £50.78 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.95% +6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

ITIL
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 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 11 £500 +42.85% 2
Bedford 0 2 £350 +16.66% 1
ITIL
East of England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (37.78%) Windows
3 11 (24.44%) Citrix
3 11 (24.44%) Service Design
4 9 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 8 (17.78%) E-Commerce
5 8 (17.78%) VMware
6 7 (15.56%) ITIL V3
6 7 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (15.56%) Windows Server
6 7 (15.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 7 (15.56%) Backup Exec
6 7 (15.56%) SharePoint
6 7 (15.56%) Symantec
7 6 (13.33%) DNS
7 6 (13.33%) MS Office
7 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (13.33%) Degree
7 6 (13.33%) Windows 2000 Server
7 6 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (11.11%) Skype for Business
8 5 (11.11%) Office 365
8 5 (11.11%) Business Transformation
8 5 (11.11%) Release Management
8 5 (11.11%) MS Exchange
9 4 (8.89%) SLA
9 4 (8.89%) VPN

ITIL
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 7 (15.56%) SharePoint
2 6 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 5 (11.11%) Skype for Business
4 4 (8.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (6.67%) IBM Domino
5 3 (6.67%) IBM Notes
6 2 (4.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.33%) MS Office
3 2 (4.44%) MS Project
4 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.22%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) DNS
2 4 (8.89%) VPN
3 3 (6.67%) LAN
4 2 (4.44%) DHCP
4 2 (4.44%) IP Telephony
4 2 (4.44%) SAN
4 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.44%) WAN
5 1 (2.22%) Firewall
5 1 (2.22%) Network Security
5 1 (2.22%) Skype
5 1 (2.22%) VLAN
5 1 (2.22%) Wireless
5 1 (2.22%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.22%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (4.44%) Aerospace
1 2 (4.44%) Local Government
1 2 (4.44%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (4.44%) Retail
2 1 (2.22%) Banking
2 1 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (24.44%) Analyst
2 10 (22.22%) Service Manager
3 8 (17.78%) Service Design Manager
3 8 (17.78%) Service Transition Manager
3 8 (17.78%) Transition Manager
4 7 (15.56%) Service Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Server Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Support Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) ITIL Manager
8 3 (6.67%) Project Manager
8 3 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Systems Support
8 3 (6.67%) Systems Support Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Support Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) iPhone
1 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
1 2 (4.44%) NHS
2 1 (2.22%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.22%) CMDB
2 1 (2.22%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.22%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.22%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.22%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.22%) iPad
2 1 (2.22%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (37.78%) Windows
2 7 (15.56%) Windows Server
2 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (13.33%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.22%) Android
6 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.22%) Unix
6 1 (2.22%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.22%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) Service Design
2 8 (17.78%) E-Commerce
3 7 (15.56%) ITIL V3
4 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (11.11%) Business Transformation
5 5 (11.11%) Release Management
6 3 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.67%) Line Management
6 3 (6.67%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.67%) Project Management
6 3 (6.67%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.44%) Business Analysis
7 2 (4.44%) Capacity Management
7 2 (4.44%) Change Management
7 2 (4.44%) ITSM
7 2 (4.44%) Patch Management
7 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.44%) Security Patching
7 2 (4.44%) Service Management
7 2 (4.44%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
1 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (13.33%) Degree
3 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.22%) CISM
6 1 (2.22%) CISSP
6 1 (2.22%) MCITP
6 1 (2.22%) MCSA
6 1 (2.22%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) COBIT
2 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.56%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 7 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.89%) MetaFrame
3 4 (8.89%) XenApp
4 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.44%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (24.44%) Citrix
3 8 (17.78%) VMware
4 7 (15.56%) Symantec
5 3 (6.67%) Apple
5 3 (6.67%) Cisco
5 3 (6.67%) Lotus
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle
6 1 (2.22%) SAP
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