The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 55 51 57
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 2 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.28% 1.69% 1.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.23% 6.83% 10.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 6
Average daily rate - £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +21.21%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
163 161 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 22.77% 24.69% 18.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 63 52
Average daily rate £400 £420 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 6
Average hourly rate £37.50 £18.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.33% -28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.65 £9.25 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.26 £37.50 £39.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

ITIL Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

ITIL Certification
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
Welwyn Garden City -5 1 - -
Hoddesdon - 1 - -
ITIL Certification
East of England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 10 (100.00%) ITIL
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (70.00%) Citrix
3 7 (70.00%) Project Management
3 7 (70.00%) Advertising
4 5 (50.00%) IP Telephony
4 5 (50.00%) VLAN
4 5 (50.00%) Fat Client
4 5 (50.00%) NetScaler
4 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 5 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (50.00%) Firewall
4 5 (50.00%) Thin Client
4 5 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 5 (50.00%) Nortel
4 5 (50.00%) Siemens
4 5 (50.00%) LAN
4 5 (50.00%) WAN
4 5 (50.00%) DNS
5 3 (30.00%) SCCM
6 2 (20.00%) Service Management
6 2 (20.00%) ITSM
6 2 (20.00%) NetApp
6 2 (20.00%) EMC
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (20.00%) MS Office
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) LDAP

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) DNS
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
1 5 (50.00%) IP Telephony
1 5 (50.00%) LAN
1 5 (50.00%) NetScaler
1 5 (50.00%) VLAN
1 5 (50.00%) WAN
1 5 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (20.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (70.00%) Advertising
2 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Network Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) IT Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Change Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Deputy IT Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Development Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (10.00%) IT Development Manager
5 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL Change Manager
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 5 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 5 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (70.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) ITSM
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) XenApp
2 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) SCCM
2 2 (20.00%) SCOM
3 1 (10.00%) Bacula
3 1 (10.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) Citrix
3 5 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (50.00%) Nortel
3 5 (50.00%) Siemens
4 2 (20.00%) 3PAR
4 2 (20.00%) EMC
4 2 (20.00%) NetApp
4 2 (20.00%) VMware