The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 24 32 25
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Contract jobs citing ITIL 38 35 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.01% 4.65% 6.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.79% 6.27% 8.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 11 27
Median daily rate £310 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £160 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 10
Median hourly rate £10.00 £12.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.56% -15.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.24 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-12.99% +9.32%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
560 558 677
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 73.78% 74.20% 80.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 285 404
Median daily rate £390 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £273 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 37 25
Median hourly rate £47.50 £21.53 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.67% +38.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £70.00 £37.25
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 Hertfordshire

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

ITIL
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Watford +6 17 £253 - 1
Hemel Hempstead +3 6 £325 -31.21% 3
Rickmansworth - 3 £145 -
Stevenage +5 2 - - 1
St Albans +1 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City -3 1 £440 -
ITIL
East of England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 43 (55.13%) Windows
2 33 (42.31%) Microsoft
3 25 (32.05%) Active Directory
4 22 (28.21%) MS Excel
5 21 (26.92%) MS Office
6 18 (23.08%) PRINCE2
7 17 (21.79%) Project Management
8 13 (16.67%) Change Management
8 13 (16.67%) HP
8 13 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (15.38%) Citrix
9 12 (15.38%) Finance
9 12 (15.38%) Service Management
9 12 (15.38%) VMware
9 12 (15.38%) SCCM
9 12 (15.38%) Windows 7
10 11 (14.10%) Security Cleared
10 11 (14.10%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (14.10%) Cisco
11 10 (12.82%) SLA
11 10 (12.82%) SQL
11 10 (12.82%) Service Delivery
12 9 (11.54%) SharePoint
12 9 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (10.26%) Windows Server
13 8 (10.26%) SQL Server
13 8 (10.26%) PMP
13 8 (10.26%) Firewall
13 8 (10.26%) Network Security
13 8 (10.26%) Local Government

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 9 (11.54%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.28%) Confluence
3 1 (1.28%) IBM Domino
3 1 (1.28%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 22 (28.21%) MS Excel
2 21 (26.92%) MS Office
3 8 (10.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (6.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (2.56%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.13%) Office 365
1 4 (5.13%) OneDrive
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.28%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.28%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.28%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (1.28%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.28%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.26%) Firewall
1 8 (10.26%) Network Security
2 7 (8.97%) DNS
2 7 (8.97%) SAN
3 5 (6.41%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (5.13%) VPN
4 4 (5.13%) WebEx
5 3 (3.85%) DHCP
5 3 (3.85%) LAN
5 3 (3.85%) WAN
6 2 (2.56%) IP Telephony
6 2 (2.56%) NetScaler
6 2 (2.56%) VLAN
7 1 (1.28%) Broadband
7 1 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.28%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (1.28%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.28%) NAS
7 1 (1.28%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.28%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.28%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.28%) DB2
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.28%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) JIRA
1 1 (1.28%) PVCS
1 1 (1.28%) SoapUI
1 1 (1.28%) TestDirector
General
1 12 (15.38%) Finance
2 8 (10.26%) Local Government
3 7 (8.97%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.13%) Advertising
5 3 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.56%) Legal
6 2 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (16.67%) Analyst
2 9 (11.54%) Project Manager
3 7 (8.97%) Service Analyst
4 6 (7.69%) Desktop Support
4 6 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (6.41%) Architect
5 5 (6.41%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (6.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 5 (6.41%) IT Manager
5 5 (6.41%) Service Manager
6 4 (5.13%) Applications Support
6 4 (5.13%) Consultant
6 4 (5.13%) Engagement Manager
6 4 (5.13%) Services Delivery Manager
6 4 (5.13%) Support Analyst
7 3 (3.85%) IT Services Delivery Manager
7 3 (3.85%) IT Services Manager
7 3 (3.85%) Junior
7 3 (3.85%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.28%) Middleware
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 1 (1.28%) SOAP
1 1 (1.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.69%) Fat Client
2 6 (7.69%) Thin Client
3 3 (3.85%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.56%) Clustering
5 1 (1.28%) CMDB
5 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.28%) FMCG
5 1 (1.28%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.28%) iPad
5 1 (1.28%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.28%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.28%) PDA
5 1 (1.28%) Replication
5 1 (1.28%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 43 (55.13%) Windows
2 12 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 9 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (10.26%) Windows Server
5 6 (7.69%) Linux
5 6 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.13%) Windows 10
7 3 (3.85%) CentOS
7 3 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.85%) Unix
7 3 (3.85%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.85%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.56%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.56%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.28%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.08%) PRINCE2
2 17 (21.79%) Project Management
3 13 (16.67%) Change Management
4 12 (15.38%) Service Management
5 11 (14.10%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (12.82%) Service Delivery
7 7 (8.97%) ITIL V3
7 7 (8.97%) Release Management
8 5 (6.41%) Incident Management
8 5 (6.41%) Information Security
9 4 (5.13%) ITSM
9 4 (5.13%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.13%) Migration
9 4 (5.13%) Risk Management
10 3 (3.85%) Coaching
10 3 (3.85%) ERP
10 3 (3.85%) Mobile Device Management
10 3 (3.85%) Presales
10 3 (3.85%) Project Governance
10 3 (3.85%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.82%) SQL
2 4 (5.13%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.28%) Java
3 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (14.10%) Security Cleared
3 8 (10.26%) PMP
4 7 (8.97%) MCSE
4 7 (8.97%) PMI Certification
5 6 (7.69%) Degree
5 6 (7.69%) MCP
5 6 (7.69%) SC Cleared
6 5 (6.41%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (6.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (5.13%) MCITP
7 4 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (3.85%) A+ Certification
8 3 (3.85%) CISM
8 3 (3.85%) CISSP
8 3 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (3.85%) MCSA
9 2 (2.56%) CCA
9 2 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.82%) SLA
2 2 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.28%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.28%) FISMA
3 1 (1.28%) GCP
3 1 (1.28%) GLP
3 1 (1.28%) GMP
3 1 (1.28%) GxP
3 1 (1.28%) HIPAA
3 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.28%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 25 (32.05%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.41%) vSphere
3 4 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.85%) XenApp
5 2 (2.56%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.28%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.28%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (15.38%) SCCM
2 2 (2.56%) OpenView
2 2 (2.56%) SCOM
3 1 (1.28%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.28%) Bacula
3 1 (1.28%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.28%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.28%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.28%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.28%) Puppet
3 1 (1.28%) Unicenter
3 1 (1.28%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 33 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 13 (16.67%) HP
3 12 (15.38%) Citrix
3 12 (15.38%) VMware
4 11 (14.10%) Cisco
5 6 (7.69%) Google
6 4 (5.13%) Oracle
7 3 (3.85%) 3PAR
7 3 (3.85%) Apple
7 3 (3.85%) NetApp
7 3 (3.85%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.56%) IBM
8 2 (2.56%) Intel Security
8 2 (2.56%) Juniper
8 2 (2.56%) MobileIron
9 1 (1.28%) Avaya
9 1 (1.28%) CommVault
9 1 (1.28%) EMC
9 1 (1.28%) Nortel
9 1 (1.28%) SAP
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