The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills 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 over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 27 22 20
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing ITIL 41 57 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.20% 7.24% 6.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.18% 9.27% 9.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 24 13
Average daily rate
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£395 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £149 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £600 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 5
Average hourly rate £12.75 £15.00 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £15.94 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+5.09% -8.92%
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
571 615 367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 72.46% 78.14% 74.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 357 175
Average daily rate £403 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £232 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £513 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 24 27
Average hourly rate £21.53 £15.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.50% -60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £36.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
Watford -1 8 £275 +189.47% 4
Hemel Hempstead -5 7 £470 +13.93% 2
Royston -2 3 £600 -
Stevenage -5 3 - - 4
Hertford - 2 £413 -
Welwyn Garden City -5 1 - - 1
ITIL
East of England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 38 (32.20%) Windows
2 29 (24.58%) Service Delivery
3 26 (22.03%) Project Management
4 23 (19.49%) Active Directory
4 23 (19.49%) MS Office
5 22 (18.64%) Microsoft
5 22 (18.64%) Firewall
5 22 (18.64%) Service Management
5 22 (18.64%) VMware
6 21 (17.80%) PRINCE2
7 19 (16.10%) Cisco
7 19 (16.10%) HP
8 18 (15.25%) Security Cleared
9 17 (14.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (14.41%) DNS
9 17 (14.41%) LAN
9 17 (14.41%) ITSM
10 16 (13.56%) Citrix
10 16 (13.56%) Windows Server 2012
11 15 (12.71%) SQL
12 14 (11.86%) WAN
13 13 (11.02%) DHCP
13 13 (11.02%) Configuration Management
13 13 (11.02%) Data Centre
14 12 (10.17%) Windows 7
14 12 (10.17%) Degree
14 12 (10.17%) Finance
14 12 (10.17%) Change Management
14 12 (10.17%) Information Security
14 12 (10.17%) Cisco Certification

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 8 (6.78%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.08%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.08%) IBM Notes
2 6 (5.08%) Apache
3 4 (3.39%) WorkSite
3 4 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.54%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (2.54%) IIS
5 2 (1.69%) JBoss
5 2 (1.69%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (1.69%) LiveLink
5 2 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.69%) Lync
5 2 (1.69%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (19.49%) MS Office
2 10 (8.47%) MS Excel
3 7 (5.93%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (6.78%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.69%) Agresso
2 2 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.85%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (18.64%) Firewall
2 17 (14.41%) LAN
2 17 (14.41%) DNS
3 14 (11.86%) WAN
4 13 (11.02%) DHCP
5 12 (10.17%) TCP/IP
6 7 (5.93%) VPN
7 6 (5.08%) MPLS
7 6 (5.08%) NAS
8 5 (4.24%) SAN
9 4 (3.39%) Ethernet
9 4 (3.39%) Internet
10 3 (2.54%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (2.54%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (2.54%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (1.69%) IP Telephony
11 2 (1.69%) Cisco IPT
11 2 (1.69%) Reverse Proxy
11 2 (1.69%) Network Security
11 2 (1.69%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.08%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.24%) MS Access
3 4 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.39%) Big Data
4 3 (2.54%) MySQL
5 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.85%) ClearCase
1 1 (0.85%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (10.17%) Finance
2 9 (7.63%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.39%) Legal
4 3 (2.54%) Retail
5 2 (1.69%) Publishing
5 2 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.85%) Law
6 1 (0.85%) Banking
6 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.85%) Billing
6 1 (0.85%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 31 (26.27%) Analyst
2 13 (11.02%) 2nd Line Support
3 12 (10.17%) Service Analyst
3 12 (10.17%) Project Manager
4 8 (6.78%) Service Manager
5 7 (5.93%) Help Desk Support
5 7 (5.93%) Desktop Support
5 7 (5.93%) Consultant
6 6 (5.08%) Network Engineer
6 6 (5.08%) Support Analyst
7 5 (4.24%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (4.24%) Support Engineer
7 5 (4.24%) Applications Support
7 5 (4.24%) Business Analyst
7 5 (4.24%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (3.39%) Services Delivery Manager
8 4 (3.39%) Architect
8 4 (3.39%) Administrator
9 3 (2.54%) Technical Support
9 3 (2.54%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.24%) XML
2 4 (3.39%) .NET
3 3 (2.54%) Middleware
3 3 (2.54%) SAP PI
4 2 (1.69%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.85%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.85%) Web Services
5 1 (0.85%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.02%) Data Centre
2 9 (7.63%) PKI
3 7 (5.93%) CMDB
4 6 (5.08%) Statistics
4 6 (5.08%) PMI
4 6 (5.08%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.24%) Blackberry
5 5 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.54%) NHS
6 3 (2.54%) Replication
7 2 (1.69%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.69%) e-Health
7 2 (1.69%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.85%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.85%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.85%) User Experience
8 1 (0.85%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 38 (32.20%) Windows
2 17 (14.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (13.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (10.17%) Windows 7
5 11 (9.32%) Windows XP
5 11 (9.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (8.47%) Linux
7 9 (7.63%) UNIX
7 9 (7.63%) Android
8 7 (5.93%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (2.54%) Data ONTAP
9 3 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.85%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.85%) CentOS
10 1 (0.85%) Debian
10 1 (0.85%) HPUX
10 1 (0.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (24.58%) Service Delivery
2 26 (22.03%) Project Management
3 22 (18.64%) Service Management
4 21 (17.80%) PRINCE2
5 17 (14.41%) ITSM
6 13 (11.02%) Configuration Management
7 12 (10.17%) Change Management
7 12 (10.17%) Information Security
8 11 (9.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (5.93%) Change Control
10 6 (5.08%) Data Analysis
10 6 (5.08%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (4.24%) Migration
11 5 (4.24%) Risk Management
11 5 (4.24%) Process Management
11 5 (4.24%) ERP
11 5 (4.24%) ITIL V3
11 5 (4.24%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (3.39%) Data Analytics
12 4 (3.39%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.71%) SQL
2 4 (3.39%) Shell Script
2 4 (3.39%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.54%) VB
3 3 (2.54%) C
4 1 (0.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.85%) Perl
4 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (15.25%) Security Cleared
2 12 (10.17%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (10.17%) Degree
3 10 (8.47%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (8.47%) CCNA
4 8 (6.78%) PMI Certification
5 5 (4.24%) SC Cleared
6 4 (3.39%) CCNP
6 4 (3.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.54%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.69%) RHCE
8 2 (1.69%) ISEB
8 2 (1.69%) PMP
9 1 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.85%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.85%) MCDST
9 1 (0.85%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.93%) SLA
2 3 (2.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.69%) QA
4 1 (0.85%) GxP
System Software
1 23 (19.49%) Active Directory
2 11 (9.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.78%) XenApp
3 8 (6.78%) UAG
4 6 (5.08%) vSphere
5 4 (3.39%) XenServer
5 4 (3.39%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.69%) Samba
7 1 (0.85%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.85%) Postfix
7 1 (0.85%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.85%) NFS
7 1 (0.85%) vCloud
7 1 (0.85%) iptables
7 1 (0.85%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 7 (5.93%) SCCM
2 6 (5.08%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (5.08%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.69%) Puppet
3 2 (1.69%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (0.85%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.85%) DatAdvantage
4 1 (0.85%) RANCID
4 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (0.85%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.85%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.85%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (0.85%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (0.85%) OpenView
4 1 (0.85%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.85%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 22 (18.64%) Microsoft
1 22 (18.64%) VMware
2 19 (16.10%) HP
2 19 (16.10%) Cisco
3 16 (13.56%) Citrix
4 9 (7.63%) Apple
5 8 (6.78%) Symantec
5 8 (6.78%) Remedy
5 8 (6.78%) McAfee
5 8 (6.78%) IBM
5 8 (6.78%) Dell
6 7 (5.93%) BMC
6 7 (5.93%) Lotus
6 7 (5.93%) SolarWinds
6 7 (5.93%) Brocade
7 6 (5.08%) Oracle
8 5 (4.24%) SAP
8 5 (4.24%) NetApp
8 5 (4.24%) Trend Micro
9 4 (3.39%) Veritas
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