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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 23 23 27
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing ITIL 60 31 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 7.14% 6.33% 5.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.29% 8.64% 8.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 12 15
Average daily rate
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£413 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £255 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £607 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 4
Average hourly rate £15.00 £10.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.28% +16.66%
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
646 359 699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 76.90% 73.27% 71.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 163 338
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £262 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 25 38
Average hourly rate £15.00 £46.00 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.39% +68.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.75 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 +8 24 £413 -23.25% 1
Watford +5 11 £95 - 2
Stevenage -3 3 £170 -
Hitchin -5 2 - -
Hoddesdon - 1 - -
Rickmansworth - 1 £375 - 1
St Albans - - - - 1
Welwyn Garden City - - - - 3
Letchworth - - - -
Hertford - - - - 2
ITIL
East of England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 29 (28.16%) Security Cleared
2 26 (25.24%) SC Cleared
3 25 (24.27%) Windows
4 21 (20.39%) SLA
4 21 (20.39%) Service Delivery
5 20 (19.42%) Finance
5 20 (19.42%) Cisco
6 18 (17.48%) Active Directory
6 18 (17.48%) Service Management
7 15 (14.56%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (14.56%) PRINCE2
8 14 (13.59%) Oracle
9 12 (11.65%) SQL
9 12 (11.65%) HP
10 11 (10.68%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (10.68%) Microsoft
10 11 (10.68%) Windows XP
11 10 (9.71%) Telecoms
11 10 (9.71%) Firewall
11 10 (9.71%) SharePoint
11 10 (9.71%) MS Office
12 9 (8.74%) CCNP
13 8 (7.77%) Incident Management
13 8 (7.77%) SolarWinds
13 8 (7.77%) MS Exchange
13 8 (7.77%) SAP
13 8 (7.77%) UNIX
13 8 (7.77%) ERP
13 8 (7.77%) Project Management
14 7 (6.80%) Six Sigma

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 10 (9.71%) SharePoint
2 8 (7.77%) MS Exchange
3 6 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (5.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (5.83%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (2.91%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.91%) IBM Notes
4 3 (2.91%) Lotus Domino
4 3 (2.91%) Apache
4 3 (2.91%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (2.91%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.94%) IIS
6 1 (0.97%) TPMS
Applications
1 10 (9.71%) MS Office
2 5 (4.85%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.94%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.97%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.71%) Firewall
2 7 (6.80%) VPN
3 5 (4.85%) Internet
3 5 (4.85%) SAN
3 5 (4.85%) WAN
3 5 (4.85%) NAS
3 5 (4.85%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (3.88%) 4G
4 4 (3.88%) GPRS
4 4 (3.88%) LAN
5 3 (2.91%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.91%) HTTP
6 2 (1.94%) Network Security
6 2 (1.94%) ATM
6 2 (1.94%) VoIP
6 2 (1.94%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.94%) Wireless
7 1 (0.97%) Intranet
7 1 (0.97%) Extranet
7 1 (0.97%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.97%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Ant
General
1 20 (19.42%) Finance
2 10 (9.71%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.85%) Retail
4 3 (2.91%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.94%) Dutch Language
5 2 (1.94%) German Language
6 1 (0.97%) Publishing
6 1 (0.97%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (28.16%) Analyst
2 14 (13.59%) Service Manager
3 12 (11.65%) Architect
4 11 (10.68%) Support Analyst
5 10 (9.71%) Network Engineer
6 9 (8.74%) Delivery Manager
7 8 (7.77%) Technical Analyst
7 8 (7.77%) Services Delivery Manager
8 7 (6.80%) Lead Network Engineer
8 7 (6.80%) SAP Manager
8 7 (6.80%) SAP Service Delivery Manager
9 6 (5.83%) SAP Architect
9 6 (5.83%) IT Support
9 6 (5.83%) Project Manager
9 6 (5.83%) Service Desk Analyst
9 6 (5.83%) Service Analyst
10 5 (4.85%) Desktop Support
10 5 (4.85%) IT Support Analyst
10 5 (4.85%) Applications Support
10 5 (4.85%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.91%) Middleware
1 3 (2.91%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.83%) Statistics
2 4 (3.88%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.88%) Replication
3 3 (2.91%) PKI
4 2 (1.94%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.94%) EPoS
5 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.97%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.97%) NHS
5 1 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.97%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (24.27%) Windows
2 11 (10.68%) Windows XP
3 8 (7.77%) UNIX
4 6 (5.83%) Windows 7
4 6 (5.83%) Linux
5 3 (2.91%) Solaris
6 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.97%) GCOS
7 1 (0.97%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.97%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (20.39%) Service Delivery
2 18 (17.48%) Service Management
3 15 (14.56%) PRINCE2
4 8 (7.77%) Incident Management
4 8 (7.77%) ERP
4 8 (7.77%) Project Management
5 7 (6.80%) Six Sigma
5 7 (6.80%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (6.80%) Coaching
5 7 (6.80%) Lean Six Sigma
5 7 (6.80%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 6 (5.83%) Resource Management
6 6 (5.83%) E-Procurement
6 6 (5.83%) Workflow
7 5 (4.85%) Release Management
7 5 (4.85%) Problem Management
8 4 (3.88%) Network Design
8 4 (3.88%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (3.88%) Validation
8 4 (3.88%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.65%) SQL
2 4 (3.88%) Bash Shell
2 4 (3.88%) PowerShell
2 4 (3.88%) Java
2 4 (3.88%) Perl
2 4 (3.88%) VB
3 3 (2.91%) Shell Script
3 3 (2.91%) Python
3 3 (2.91%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 2 (1.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (28.16%) Security Cleared
2 26 (25.24%) SC Cleared
3 15 (14.56%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (10.68%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (8.74%) CCNP
6 5 (4.85%) CCNA
6 5 (4.85%) Degree
7 4 (3.88%) CCDP
7 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (3.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (3.88%) MCP
8 3 (2.91%) MCDST
9 2 (1.94%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.94%) IIBA
9 2 (1.94%) CCSA
10 1 (0.97%) CISA
10 1 (0.97%) MCSE
10 1 (0.97%) MCSA
10 1 (0.97%) CCIE
10 1 (0.97%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (20.39%) SLA
2 4 (3.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.94%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.94%) ISO 9000
3 2 (1.94%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (17.48%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.91%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.97%) NFS
4 1 (0.97%) KVM
4 1 (0.97%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (2.91%) Tivoli
1 3 (2.91%) OpenView
1 3 (2.91%) OVSD
2 2 (1.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (19.42%) Cisco
2 14 (13.59%) Oracle
3 12 (11.65%) HP
4 11 (10.68%) Microsoft
5 8 (7.77%) SolarWinds
5 8 (7.77%) SAP
6 7 (6.80%) Citrix
7 6 (5.83%) JD Edwards
7 6 (5.83%) VMware
8 5 (4.85%) CommVault
8 5 (4.85%) NetApp
8 5 (4.85%) WatchGuard
9 3 (2.91%) Remedy
9 3 (2.91%) McAfee
9 3 (2.91%) Lotus
9 3 (2.91%) IBM
10 2 (1.94%) Aruba
10 2 (1.94%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.97%) Wyse
11 1 (0.97%) Symantec
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