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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 8 13 22
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Contract jobs citing ITIL 34 28 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 9.88% 8.14% 7.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.81% 10.00% 7.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 20 28
Median daily rate £383 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £400 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.33 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-13.44% +9.89%
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
288 280 439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 83.72% 81.40% 90.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 183 322
Median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £295 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 17 9
Median hourly rate £12.00 £37.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.00% -10.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 17 £388 +24.00% 8
Bedford -8 5 £400 +33.33% 2
Dunstable - 1 - - 1
ITIL
East of England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 17 (29.31%) Microsoft
2 14 (24.14%) Service Design
3 12 (20.69%) ITIL V3
4 11 (18.97%) VMware
5 10 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (17.24%) Active Directory
6 9 (15.52%) Citrix
6 9 (15.52%) Problem Management
7 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (12.07%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (12.07%) Akamai
8 7 (12.07%) CloudFront
8 7 (12.07%) Hyper-V
8 7 (12.07%) XenApp
8 7 (12.07%) Change Management
8 7 (12.07%) NetApp
8 7 (12.07%) SQL Server
8 7 (12.07%) IIS
8 7 (12.07%) Web Services
9 6 (10.34%) JavaScript
9 6 (10.34%) Service Delivery
9 6 (10.34%) Service Management
9 6 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (8.62%) ITSM
10 5 (8.62%) SCCM
10 5 (8.62%) PRINCE2
10 5 (8.62%) Windows
10 5 (8.62%) High Availability
10 5 (8.62%) Office 365
10 5 (8.62%) Translating Business Requirements

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 (12.07%) IIS
2 1 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.17%) MS Office
2 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.72%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (12.07%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (12.07%) CloudFront
3 5 (8.62%) Office 365
4 1 (1.72%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) DHCP
1 2 (3.45%) DNS
1 2 (3.45%) Firewall
1 2 (3.45%) IP Telephony
2 1 (1.72%) Internet
2 1 (1.72%) Skype
2 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.72%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.72%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (5.17%) Retail
2 1 (1.72%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Local Government
2 1 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (20.69%) Analyst
2 9 (15.52%) Service Analyst
3 7 (12.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (8.62%) Consultant
5 4 (6.90%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (6.90%) Architect
5 4 (6.90%) Service Desk Support
5 4 (6.90%) ServiceNow Consultant
6 3 (5.17%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) IT Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) ITIL Service Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Service Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Services Delivery Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) Incident Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Network Specialist
7 2 (3.45%) Problem Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.07%) Web Services
2 2 (3.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) CMDB
2 3 (5.17%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (5.17%) RIA
3 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.45%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.72%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.72%) Blog
4 1 (1.72%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.72%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.72%) iPad
4 1 (1.72%) iPhone
4 1 (1.72%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.62%) Windows
2 1 (1.72%) Android
2 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.72%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.72%) Windows Phone
2 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.14%) Service Design
2 12 (20.69%) ITIL V3
3 9 (15.52%) Problem Management
4 7 (12.07%) Change Management
5 6 (10.34%) Service Delivery
5 6 (10.34%) Service Management
5 6 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (8.62%) High Availability
6 5 (8.62%) ITSM
6 5 (8.62%) PRINCE2
6 5 (8.62%) Translating Business Requirements
7 4 (6.90%) Asset Management
7 4 (6.90%) CRM
7 4 (6.90%) IT Asset Management
7 4 (6.90%) Project Management
8 3 (5.17%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.17%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (5.17%) Data Protection
8 3 (5.17%) Incident Management
8 3 (5.17%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.34%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.17%) SQL
3 2 (3.45%) C
3 2 (3.45%) C#
3 2 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (5.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (3.45%) CISSP
2 2 (3.45%) DV Cleared
2 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) CISM
3 1 (1.72%) Degree
3 1 (1.72%) MCITP
3 1 (1.72%) MCSA
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) SLA
2 3 (5.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.72%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (1.72%) GxP
3 1 (1.72%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.72%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (17.24%) Active Directory
1 10 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (12.07%) Hyper-V
2 7 (12.07%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (29.31%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.97%) VMware
3 9 (15.52%) Citrix
4 7 (12.07%) Akamai
4 7 (12.07%) NetApp
5 4 (6.90%) ServiceNow
5 4 (6.90%) SolarWinds
6 2 (3.45%) ArcSight
6 2 (3.45%) Cisco
6 2 (3.45%) Cloudera
6 2 (3.45%) Hortonworks
6 2 (3.45%) Oracle
6 2 (3.45%) SAP
7 1 (1.72%) Apple