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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 26 30 20
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Contract jobs citing ITIL 38 41 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.44% 5.11% 7.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.39% 6.88% 9.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 14 23
Median daily rate £350 £373 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.04% -6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £275 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £474 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 12
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 £17.00 £16.14 £15.77
% change year-on-year
+5.32% +2.34%
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
514 596 640
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 73.53% 74.22% 81.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 311 357
Median daily rate £400 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 47 28
Median hourly rate £45.00 £22.64 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.78% +50.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £9.00 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 +3 12 £249 -9.54%
Hemel Hempstead +1 6 £375 -20.21%
Stevenage +6 2 - - 2
Welwyn Garden City +1 1 £440 -
Borehamwood - 1 £150 - 2
Hitchin - 1 £370 -
Rickmansworth - 1 - -
St Albans - 1 - -
ITIL
East of England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 39 (44.32%) Windows
2 36 (40.91%) Microsoft
3 24 (27.27%) MS Excel
3 24 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 20 (22.73%) MS Office
4 20 (22.73%) Active Directory
4 20 (22.73%) Project Management
5 17 (19.32%) PRINCE2
5 17 (19.32%) Finance
5 17 (19.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (18.18%) Cisco
7 15 (17.05%) SC Cleared
8 14 (15.91%) HP
9 13 (14.77%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (14.77%) VMware
10 12 (13.64%) SCCM
10 12 (13.64%) SQL
11 11 (12.50%) Service Management
11 11 (12.50%) Telecoms
11 11 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (11.36%) Windows 7
12 10 (11.36%) Change Management
12 10 (11.36%) SQL Server
12 10 (11.36%) Citrix
12 10 (11.36%) VPN
13 9 (10.23%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (10.23%) SharePoint
13 9 (10.23%) LAN
13 9 (10.23%) Service Delivery
13 9 (10.23%) Firewall

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 (10.23%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.27%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.14%) CMS
3 1 (1.14%) Confluence
3 1 (1.14%) IBM Domino
3 1 (1.14%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 24 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 20 (22.73%) MS Office
3 8 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (5.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (2.27%) Primavera
2 1 (1.14%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.55%) Office 365
1 4 (4.55%) OneDrive
2 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.14%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.14%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.14%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (1.14%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.14%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.36%) VPN
2 9 (10.23%) Firewall
2 9 (10.23%) LAN
2 9 (10.23%) Network Security
3 8 (9.09%) SAN
3 8 (9.09%) WAN
4 7 (7.95%) DNS
5 6 (6.82%) Broadband
5 6 (6.82%) ISDN
5 6 (6.82%) TCP/IP
6 5 (5.68%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (5.68%) Wireless
7 4 (4.55%) WebEx
8 3 (3.41%) DHCP
8 3 (3.41%) NetScaler
9 2 (2.27%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (2.27%) IP Telephony
9 2 (2.27%) NAS
9 2 (2.27%) VLAN
10 1 (1.14%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.14%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.14%) DB2
4 1 (1.14%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) JIRA
1 1 (1.14%) PVCS
1 1 (1.14%) SoapUI
1 1 (1.14%) TestDirector
General
1 17 (19.32%) Finance
2 11 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 9 (10.23%) Local Government
4 5 (5.68%) Advertising
5 3 (3.41%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.14%) Legal
6 1 (1.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (18.18%) Analyst
2 13 (14.77%) Project Manager
3 8 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 7 (7.95%) Consultant
4 7 (7.95%) Infrastructure Manager
5 6 (6.82%) Applications Support
5 6 (6.82%) Architect
5 6 (6.82%) Desktop Support
5 6 (6.82%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 6 (6.82%) Network Engineer
5 6 (6.82%) Service Analyst
6 5 (5.68%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (5.68%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (5.68%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 5 (5.68%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (4.55%) Engagement Manager
7 4 (4.55%) IT Manager
7 4 (4.55%) Juniper Engineer
7 4 (4.55%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.41%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.14%) Middleware
1 1 (1.14%) SOAP
1 1 (1.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.41%) Clustering
2 3 (3.41%) CMDB
3 2 (2.27%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.27%) Replication
3 2 (2.27%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.14%) FMCG
4 1 (1.14%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.14%) iPad
4 1 (1.14%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.14%) PDA
4 1 (1.14%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 39 (44.32%) Windows
2 11 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (11.36%) Windows 7
4 8 (9.09%) Linux
5 7 (7.95%) Windows Server
6 5 (5.68%) Unix
6 5 (5.68%) Windows 10
6 5 (5.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.41%) CentOS
8 3 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.41%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.27%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.27%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.14%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.73%) Project Management
2 17 (19.32%) PRINCE2
2 17 (19.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (12.50%) Service Management
4 10 (11.36%) Change Management
5 9 (10.23%) Service Delivery
6 7 (7.95%) Risk Management
7 6 (6.82%) Coaching
7 6 (6.82%) Information Security
7 6 (6.82%) ITIL V3
7 6 (6.82%) Mentoring
7 6 (6.82%) Network Management
8 5 (5.68%) Network Design
8 5 (5.68%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (5.68%) Presales
8 5 (5.68%) Release Management
9 4 (4.55%) ITSM
9 4 (4.55%) Project Governance
9 4 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (3.41%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.64%) SQL
2 5 (5.68%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.41%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.14%) Java
4 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 15 (17.05%) SC Cleared
3 13 (14.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (10.23%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (7.95%) MCSE
6 5 (5.68%) Degree
6 5 (5.68%) MCP
6 5 (5.68%) PMP
7 4 (4.55%) CISM
7 4 (4.55%) CISSP
7 4 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (4.55%) MCITP
7 4 (4.55%) PMI Certification
7 4 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (3.41%) DV Cleared
8 3 (3.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (3.41%) MCSA
8 3 (3.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (2.27%) CCENT
9 2 (2.27%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.09%) SLA
2 3 (3.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.27%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.14%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.14%) FISMA
4 1 (1.14%) GCP
4 1 (1.14%) GLP
4 1 (1.14%) GMP
4 1 (1.14%) GxP
4 1 (1.14%) HIPAA
4 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 20 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.68%) vSphere
3 4 (4.55%) XenApp
4 2 (2.27%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.27%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.27%) XenServer
5 1 (1.14%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (13.64%) SCCM
2 3 (3.41%) OpenView
3 2 (2.27%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (2.27%) SCOM
4 1 (1.14%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.14%) Bacula
4 1 (1.14%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.14%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (1.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.14%) Puppet
4 1 (1.14%) Unicenter
4 1 (1.14%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 36 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 16 (18.18%) Cisco
3 14 (15.91%) HP
4 13 (14.77%) VMware
5 10 (11.36%) Citrix
6 6 (6.82%) Google
6 6 (6.82%) Juniper
7 4 (4.55%) NetApp
8 3 (3.41%) 3PAR
8 3 (3.41%) Apple
8 3 (3.41%) IBM
8 3 (3.41%) Oracle
8 3 (3.41%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.27%) CommVault
9 2 (2.27%) Intel Security
9 2 (2.27%) MobileIron
9 2 (2.27%) Remedy
10 1 (1.14%) Avaya
10 1 (1.14%) Lotus
10 1 (1.14%) Siemens
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