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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 52 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 11 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.51% 1.58% -
As % of the Qualifications category 6.43% 8.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £419 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £355
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -11.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -20.48%
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
171 137 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 23.42% 18.03% 16.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 53 53
Average daily rate £413 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £218 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £458 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 6 7
Average hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £25.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% -0.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.13 £17.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £39.80 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -21.73%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Histogram 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 5 May 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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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
Stevenage -6 2 - -
Hertford - 2 £538 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £300 -
ITIL Certification
East of England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 16 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
3 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 5 (31.25%) Windows XP
4 5 (31.25%) SLA
4 5 (31.25%) Change Management
5 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (25.00%) Cisco
5 4 (25.00%) Android
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 4 (25.00%) Coaching
6 3 (18.75%) SCCM
6 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
6 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
6 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
7 2 (12.50%) ITSM
7 2 (12.50%) Service Management
7 2 (12.50%) MS Office
7 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
7 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
7 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
7 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (12.50%) Application Packaging
7 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Management
8 1 (6.25%) People Management
8 1 (6.25%) Data Entry
8 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
8 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) VoIP
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Project Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Service Manager
4 2 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Delivery Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Business Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Change Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
1 1 (6.25%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows XP
3 4 (25.00%) Android
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Change Management
3 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (25.00%) Coaching
4 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 2 (12.50%) Service Management
5 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Management
5 2 (12.50%) ITSM
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
6 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
6 1 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
6 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
6 1 (6.25%) Data Entry
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
6 1 (6.25%) Migration
6 1 (6.25%) People Management
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Avaya
3 1 (6.25%) Symantec
3 1 (6.25%) Altiris