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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 16 33 33
Rank change year-on-year
+17 0
Contract jobs citing ITIL 50 40 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 8.01% 5.63% 4.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.94% 7.77% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 11 14
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £125 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £413 £643
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 £12.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -10.71%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
457 515 517
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 73.24% 72.54% 75.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 267 283
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £534 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 28 20
Average hourly rate £33.50 £23.86 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.43% -33.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £9.50 £11.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £190.00
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 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 26 February 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram 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 26 February 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
Hemel Hempstead -4 9 £600 - 3
Watford +10 4 £125 -44.44% 6
St Albans -4 2 £225 -
Welwyn Garden City +7 1 £325 - 1
Borehamwood - 1 - -
Bishop's Stortford - - - -
Hitchin - - - -
Potters Bar - - - -
Stevenage - - - - 1
ITIL
East of England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 27 (28.13%) Service Management
2 23 (23.96%) Service Delivery
3 22 (22.92%) Cisco
4 20 (20.83%) Microsoft
4 20 (20.83%) Windows
5 18 (18.75%) Security Cleared
6 16 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 16 (16.67%) SLA
7 14 (14.58%) HP
7 14 (14.58%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (12.50%) Active Directory
8 12 (12.50%) Project Management
9 11 (11.46%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (10.42%) MS Excel
10 10 (10.42%) Oracle
10 10 (10.42%) SQL
10 10 (10.42%) Firewall
10 10 (10.42%) Coaching
11 9 (9.38%) ITIL V3
11 9 (9.38%) NHS
11 9 (9.38%) LAN
11 9 (9.38%) WAN
12 8 (8.33%) CCNA
12 8 (8.33%) Configuration Management
12 8 (8.33%) VMware
12 8 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (7.29%) Time Management
13 7 (7.29%) Problem Management
13 7 (7.29%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (7.29%) Change Management

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 7 (7.29%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.21%) IBM Notes
3 4 (4.17%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (2.08%) WorkSite
4 2 (2.08%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.04%) ColdFusion
5 1 (1.04%) IIS
5 1 (1.04%) Lync
5 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) SAP SRM
1 1 (1.04%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.08%) SaaS
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.42%) Firewall
2 9 (9.38%) LAN
2 9 (9.38%) WAN
3 4 (4.17%) VoIP
3 4 (4.17%) VPN
4 3 (3.13%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (2.08%) SAN
5 2 (2.08%) MPLS
5 2 (2.08%) DNS
5 2 (2.08%) SMS
5 2 (2.08%) Wireless
5 2 (2.08%) DHCP
6 1 (1.04%) FTP
6 1 (1.04%) HTTP
6 1 (1.04%) SDH
6 1 (1.04%) Broadband
6 1 (1.04%) ISDN
6 1 (1.04%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.04%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 4 (4.17%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.08%) Big Data
3 2 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.04%) MySQL
4 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (7.29%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.17%) Finance
4 3 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.13%) Retail
5 2 (2.08%) Automotive
5 2 (2.08%) Legal
6 1 (1.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (29.17%) Analyst
2 15 (15.63%) Service Manager
3 10 (10.42%) Support Analyst
3 10 (10.42%) Project Manager
4 9 (9.38%) Support Engineer
5 8 (8.33%) Architect
6 7 (7.29%) Service Analyst
7 6 (6.25%) Applications Support
7 6 (6.25%) Network Architect
7 6 (6.25%) Senior Network Architect
7 6 (6.25%) Senior Architect
8 5 (5.21%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (5.21%) Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (5.21%) 1st Line Support
9 4 (4.17%) Network Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (4.17%) Senior Support Engineer
10 3 (3.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 3 (3.13%) Delivery Manager
10 3 (3.13%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.21%) Web Services
2 3 (3.13%) XML
2 3 (3.13%) SAP PI
3 2 (2.08%) Middleware
4 1 (1.04%) EDIFACT
4 1 (1.04%) cXML
4 1 (1.04%) JSON
4 1 (1.04%) XSLT
4 1 (1.04%) CGI
4 1 (1.04%) HTML
4 1 (1.04%) .NET
4 1 (1.04%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.04%) JDBC
4 1 (1.04%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.38%) NHS
2 5 (5.21%) Mathematics
3 4 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.13%) Mainframe
4 3 (3.13%) CMDB
4 3 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.04%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.04%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.04%) EPoS
5 1 (1.04%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.04%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.04%) Replication
5 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (20.83%) Windows
2 8 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (7.29%) Windows XP
3 7 (7.29%) UNIX
4 5 (5.21%) Android
4 5 (5.21%) Windows 8
5 4 (4.17%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.04%) GCOS
8 1 (1.04%) Linux
8 1 (1.04%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.04%) CentOS
8 1 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (28.13%) Service Management
2 23 (23.96%) Service Delivery
3 12 (12.50%) Project Management
4 10 (10.42%) Coaching
5 9 (9.38%) ITIL V3
6 8 (8.33%) Configuration Management
7 7 (7.29%) PRINCE2
7 7 (7.29%) Change Management
7 7 (7.29%) Problem Management
7 7 (7.29%) Time Management
8 6 (6.25%) ITSM
8 6 (6.25%) Migration
8 6 (6.25%) Network Design
9 5 (5.21%) Business Continuity
9 5 (5.21%) Quality Management
9 5 (5.21%) ERP
9 5 (5.21%) Performance Management
9 5 (5.21%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (4.17%) Change Control
10 4 (4.17%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.42%) SQL
2 2 (2.08%) Java
2 2 (2.08%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.04%) Perl
3 1 (1.04%) C#
3 1 (1.04%) XQuery
3 1 (1.04%) XPath
3 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 16 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 14 (14.58%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (11.46%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (8.33%) CCNA
6 6 (6.25%) CCDP
7 5 (5.21%) MCP
7 5 (5.21%) CCNP
7 5 (5.21%) Degree
7 5 (5.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.04%) VCP4
9 1 (1.04%) CCIE
9 1 (1.04%) CISA
9 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.67%) SLA
2 3 (3.13%) QA
3 2 (2.08%) COBIT
4 1 (1.04%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.04%) TickIT
4 1 (1.04%) RosettaNet
4 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.08%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.08%) XenServer
3 2 (2.08%) vSphere
3 2 (2.08%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.04%) NFS
4 1 (1.04%) Firmware
4 1 (1.04%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (5.21%) OpenView
1 5 (5.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (2.08%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (1.04%) WSUS
3 1 (1.04%) SCCM
3 1 (1.04%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 22 (22.92%) Cisco
2 20 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 14 (14.58%) HP
4 10 (10.42%) Oracle
5 8 (8.33%) VMware
6 6 (6.25%) SAP
7 5 (5.21%) Lotus
8 4 (4.17%) Citrix
8 4 (4.17%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.08%) Hyperion
9 2 (2.08%) F5
9 2 (2.08%) Blue Coat
9 2 (2.08%) JD Edwards
9 2 (2.08%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.08%) Remedy
9 2 (2.08%) McAfee
10 1 (1.04%) Wyse
10 1 (1.04%) Symantec
10 1 (1.04%) Apple
10 1 (1.04%) Avaya
Hertfordshire
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £9 - £11 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £15 - £18 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago