The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills 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 over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 15 26 17
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Contract jobs citing ITIL 35 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.82% 4.06% 5.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.61% 5.49% 7.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 8 8
Average daily rate
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£370 £308 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.32% +23.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £250 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £430 £326
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
Average hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.89 £15.50 £17.88
% change year-on-year
+2.48% -13.31%
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
330 255 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 83.12% 73.91% 73.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 160 85
Average daily rate £475 £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.34% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 5
Average hourly rate £32.50 £16.25 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -58.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £12.51 £34.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -12.69%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 March 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

ITIL
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 within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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
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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 14 £350 -12.50% 6
Bedford +3 6 £370 +13.84% 2
Dunstable -3 1 £220 -20.00% 1
Leighton Buzzard - - - -
ITIL
East of England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing ITIL 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.

1 34 (41.98%) Microsoft
2 26 (32.10%) Active Directory
3 25 (30.86%) Windows
4 20 (24.69%) E-Commerce
5 19 (23.46%) DNS
6 15 (18.52%) Service Delivery
7 14 (17.28%) MS Excel
7 14 (17.28%) IIS
8 13 (16.05%) DHCP
8 13 (16.05%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (14.81%) SLA
9 12 (14.81%) SCCM
10 11 (13.58%) PowerShell
10 11 (13.58%) DevOps
11 10 (12.35%) Problem Management
12 9 (11.11%) SCOM
13 8 (9.88%) .NET
13 8 (9.88%) Citrix
13 8 (9.88%) Project Management
13 8 (9.88%) Service Management
14 7 (8.64%) FTP
14 7 (8.64%) Root Cause Analysis
15 6 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
15 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
15 6 (7.41%) Data Integration
15 6 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
15 6 (7.41%) VoIP
15 6 (7.41%) MS Office
15 6 (7.41%) Configuration Management
15 6 (7.41%) Middleware

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing ITIL 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (17.28%) IIS
2 3 (3.70%) IBM Notes
2 3 (3.70%) Lotus Domino
2 3 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.47%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (17.28%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.41%) MS Office
3 4 (4.94%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.47%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (4.94%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.94%) PaaS
2 2 (2.47%) IaaS
3 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (23.46%) DNS
2 13 (16.05%) DHCP
3 7 (8.64%) FTP
4 6 (7.41%) VoIP
5 4 (4.94%) Wireless
6 3 (3.70%) VPN
7 2 (2.47%) LAN
7 2 (2.47%) Firewall
8 1 (1.23%) Internet
8 1 (1.23%) MPLS
8 1 (1.23%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.23%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.23%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (1.23%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.47%) QlikView
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.23%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.23%) CorVu
General
1 5 (6.17%) Finance
2 4 (4.94%) Publishing
2 4 (4.94%) Retail
3 1 (1.23%) Local Government
3 1 (1.23%) Marketing
3 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.23%) Banking
3 1 (1.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (28.40%) Analyst
2 16 (19.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (9.88%) Service Analyst
4 6 (7.41%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (7.41%) Web Engineer
5 5 (6.17%) Support Analyst
6 4 (4.94%) Project Manager
6 4 (4.94%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (4.94%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (4.94%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (3.70%) Service Manager
7 3 (3.70%) Business Analyst
7 3 (3.70%) Developer
7 3 (3.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (3.70%) IT Support
7 3 (3.70%) Integration Analyst
7 3 (3.70%) Senior Integration Analyst
7 3 (3.70%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (3.70%) Incident Manager
7 3 (3.70%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.88%) .NET
2 6 (7.41%) Middleware
3 4 (4.94%) Web Services
4 2 (2.47%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.41%) Data Integration
2 5 (6.17%) Blackberry
3 4 (4.94%) Statistics
4 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.70%) SecurID
5 2 (2.47%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.23%) NHS
6 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.23%) Economics
6 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (30.86%) Windows
2 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (6.17%) Windows 7
4 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.23%) CentOS
6 1 (1.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (24.69%) E-Commerce
2 15 (18.52%) Service Delivery
3 11 (13.58%) DevOps
4 10 (12.35%) Problem Management
5 8 (9.88%) Project Management
5 8 (9.88%) Service Management
6 7 (8.64%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (7.41%) Configuration Management
7 6 (7.41%) Change Management
7 6 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (6.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (6.17%) Coaching
8 5 (6.17%) ITIL V3
9 4 (4.94%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (4.94%) PRINCE2
9 4 (4.94%) Incident Management
10 3 (3.70%) Project Planning
10 3 (3.70%) Risk Assessment
10 3 (3.70%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.58%) PowerShell
2 5 (6.17%) VBScript
3 4 (4.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (16.05%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (3.70%) CCNA
2 3 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.47%) VCP4
3 2 (2.47%) MCSE
4 1 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.23%) CISSP
4 1 (1.23%) CISM
4 1 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.23%) MCITP
4 1 (1.23%) Degree
4 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.23%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.81%) SLA
2 2 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.23%) TickIT
System Software
1 26 (32.10%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.23%) XenApp
4 1 (1.23%) vSphere
4 1 (1.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (14.81%) SCCM
2 9 (11.11%) SCOM
3 3 (3.70%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 34 (41.98%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.88%) Citrix
3 4 (4.94%) VMware
3 4 (4.94%) LANDesk
4 3 (3.70%) Lotus
4 3 (3.70%) Symantec
4 3 (3.70%) McAfee
5 2 (2.47%) Oracle
5 2 (2.47%) Akamai
5 2 (2.47%) Altiris
5 2 (2.47%) Cisco
6 1 (1.23%) Dell
6 1 (1.23%) Intel
6 1 (1.23%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.23%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.23%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.23%) SAP
6 1 (1.23%) Cognos
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