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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 19 8 21
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +13
Contract jobs citing ITIL 48 78 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 7.06% 10.47% 6.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.16% 13.81% 8.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 29 18
Median daily rate £363 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £285 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 16 4
Median hourly rate £17.25 £14.85 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.16% -29.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.48 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+16.50% -6.25%
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
524 565 505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 77.06% 75.84% 71.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 278 243
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 43 30
Median hourly rate £43.00 £25.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.00% -32.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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
Hemel Hempstead -1 12 £350 -17.64% 1
Stevenage -1 8 £260 -18.11%
Welwyn Garden City -3 7 £425 +29.35%
St Albans +4 6 £375 -6.25%
Watford -4 4 £475 +58.33% 2
Hoddesdon +3 1 - -
Rickmansworth - 1 - - 2
ITIL
East of England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 33 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 28 (30.11%) Windows
3 26 (27.96%) Cisco
3 26 (27.96%) Security Cleared
4 22 (23.66%) Service Management
5 20 (21.51%) SC Cleared
6 19 (20.43%) Project Management
6 19 (20.43%) Active Directory
6 19 (20.43%) LAN
7 17 (18.28%) WAN
8 15 (16.13%) MS Excel
8 15 (16.13%) MS Office
8 15 (16.13%) Advertising
9 14 (15.05%) PRINCE2
9 14 (15.05%) Firewall
10 13 (13.98%) Citrix
10 13 (13.98%) Finance
11 11 (11.83%) SCCM
11 11 (11.83%) Remedy
12 10 (10.75%) Service Delivery
12 10 (10.75%) Telecoms
12 10 (10.75%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (10.75%) Juniper
12 10 (10.75%) SharePoint
12 10 (10.75%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (9.68%) VMware
13 9 (9.68%) Network Security
13 9 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (9.68%) Windows Server
14 8 (8.60%) Windows Server 2012

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 10 (10.75%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.15%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.08%) CMS
3 1 (1.08%) Confluence
3 1 (1.08%) IBM Domino
3 1 (1.08%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (16.13%) MS Excel
1 15 (16.13%) MS Office
2 2 (2.15%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.30%) Maximo
1 4 (4.30%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.15%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (2.15%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.23%) Office 365
2 2 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.15%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.15%) Amazon S3
2 2 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.08%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 19 (20.43%) LAN
2 17 (18.28%) WAN
3 14 (15.05%) Firewall
4 9 (9.68%) Network Security
5 8 (8.60%) VPN
6 7 (7.53%) Broadband
6 7 (7.53%) DNS
6 7 (7.53%) ISDN
6 7 (7.53%) NetScaler
6 7 (7.53%) TCP/IP
6 7 (7.53%) VLAN
6 7 (7.53%) WebEx
6 7 (7.53%) Wireless
7 5 (5.38%) IP Telephony
7 5 (5.38%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (4.30%) FTP
8 4 (4.30%) PuTTY
8 4 (4.30%) SAN
8 4 (4.30%) SSH
8 4 (4.30%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.08%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.08%) JIRA
General
1 15 (16.13%) Advertising
2 13 (13.98%) Finance
3 10 (10.75%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.38%) Local Government
5 4 (4.30%) Banking
6 3 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (2.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (33.33%) Analyst
2 14 (15.05%) Support Analyst
3 10 (10.75%) Applications Support
4 9 (9.68%) Cisco Engineer
4 9 (9.68%) Consultant
4 9 (9.68%) Project Manager
4 9 (9.68%) Service Analyst
5 7 (7.53%) Applications Support Analyst
5 7 (7.53%) IT Analyst
5 7 (7.53%) Network Engineer
6 6 (6.45%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) Infrastructure Manager
7 5 (5.38%) Juniper Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) Network Analyst
7 5 (5.38%) Network Support
8 4 (4.30%) Cisco Support
8 4 (4.30%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 4 (4.30%) Network Support Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.45%) Web Services
2 4 (4.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.60%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.38%) Fat Client
2 5 (5.38%) Thin Client
3 4 (4.30%) CMDB
3 4 (4.30%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.15%) Clustering
4 2 (2.15%) iPhone
4 2 (2.15%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.15%) Replication
5 1 (1.08%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.08%) e-Health
5 1 (1.08%) FMCG
5 1 (1.08%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 28 (30.11%) Windows
2 9 (9.68%) Windows Server
3 8 (8.60%) Windows 7
3 8 (8.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (5.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (5.38%) Windows XP
5 4 (4.30%) Unix
5 4 (4.30%) Windows 10
6 3 (3.23%) Linux
6 3 (3.23%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.08%) CentOS
8 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.08%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.66%) Service Management
2 19 (20.43%) Project Management
3 14 (15.05%) PRINCE2
4 10 (10.75%) Service Delivery
4 10 (10.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (8.60%) ITSM
5 8 (8.60%) Network Design
6 6 (6.45%) Asset Management
6 6 (6.45%) Network Management
6 6 (6.45%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (5.38%) Change Control
7 5 (5.38%) ITIL V3
7 5 (5.38%) Migration
8 4 (4.30%) Mentoring
8 4 (4.30%) Release Management
8 4 (4.30%) Risk Management
9 3 (3.23%) Coaching
9 3 (3.23%) Database Mirroring
9 3 (3.23%) Project Governance
9 3 (3.23%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.60%) SQL
2 3 (3.23%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.23%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 26 (27.96%) Security Cleared
2 20 (21.51%) SC Cleared
3 10 (10.75%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (5.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (4.30%) DV Cleared
6 4 (4.30%) JNCIA
6 4 (4.30%) JNCIE
6 4 (4.30%) JNCIP
6 4 (4.30%) JNCIS
7 3 (3.23%) APMP
7 3 (3.23%) CCNA
7 3 (3.23%) MCP
8 2 (2.15%) CCNP
8 2 (2.15%) CISM
8 2 (2.15%) CISSP
8 2 (2.15%) MCSA
8 2 (2.15%) PMI Certification
8 2 (2.15%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) SLA
2 2 (2.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.08%) COBIT
3 1 (1.08%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.08%) GCP
3 1 (1.08%) GLP
3 1 (1.08%) GMP
3 1 (1.08%) GxP
3 1 (1.08%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.08%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 19 (20.43%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.45%) vSphere
3 4 (4.30%) XenApp
3 4 (4.30%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.15%) XenServer
5 1 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (11.83%) SCCM
2 3 (3.23%) SCOM
3 2 (2.15%) Bacula
3 2 (2.15%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (2.15%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.15%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (2.15%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.08%) DatAdvantage
4 1 (1.08%) OpenView
4 1 (1.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 33 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 26 (27.96%) Cisco
3 13 (13.98%) Citrix
4 11 (11.83%) Remedy
5 10 (10.75%) Juniper
6 9 (9.68%) VMware
7 8 (8.60%) HP
8 6 (6.45%) NetApp
9 5 (5.38%) CheckPoint
9 5 (5.38%) Nortel
9 5 (5.38%) Siemens
10 4 (4.30%) BMC
10 4 (4.30%) IBM
10 4 (4.30%) Tandberg
11 3 (3.23%) 3PAR
11 3 (3.23%) EMC
11 3 (3.23%) Google
11 3 (3.23%) SAP
12 2 (2.15%) CommVault
12 2 (2.15%) Oracle