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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 13 19 36
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +17
Contract jobs citing ITIL 44 48 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 7.64% 7.56% 4.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.84% 10.08% 6.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 26 9
Average daily rate £363 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £190 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £563 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.25 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.24% +32.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £10.05 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.70 £24.10 £14.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.61 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+8.90% +4.06%
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
406 476 464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 70.49% 74.96% 73.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 258 240
Average daily rate £450 £415 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 23 26
Average hourly rate £37.50 £29.25 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.20% -6.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Stevenage +5 10 £505 - 1
St Albans +2 5 £275 +22.22% 1
Welwyn Garden City +4 2 £388 +19.23%
Rickmansworth 0 2 £185 -
Hemel Hempstead +2 1 £438 -27.08% 2
Hoddesdon 0 1 £264 - 1
Borehamwood -3 1 £165 -
Watford -9 1 - - 3
Letchworth - 1 £350 - 2
Potters Bar - 1 £180 -
ITIL
East of England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 30 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 25 (33.33%) Windows
3 23 (30.67%) Active Directory
4 22 (29.33%) Cisco
5 20 (26.67%) Service Management
6 19 (25.33%) Project Management
6 19 (25.33%) Service Delivery
7 17 (22.67%) MS Office
8 14 (18.67%) LAN
8 14 (18.67%) Remedy
9 13 (17.33%) Finance
9 13 (17.33%) WAN
10 12 (16.00%) ITIL Certification
10 12 (16.00%) Data Centre
11 11 (14.67%) Advertising
11 11 (14.67%) Firewall
12 10 (13.33%) Citrix
12 10 (13.33%) SharePoint
12 10 (13.33%) Windows Server
13 9 (12.00%) MS Excel
13 9 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (12.00%) VMware
13 9 (12.00%) Security Cleared
14 8 (10.67%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (10.67%) ITIL V3
14 8 (10.67%) VLAN
14 8 (10.67%) Degree
14 8 (10.67%) Migration
14 8 (10.67%) DNS
14 8 (10.67%) PRINCE2

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (2.67%) Lync
4 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 17 (22.67%) MS Office
2 9 (12.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.67%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.67%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.33%) Office 365
2 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.67%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.67%) Amazon S3
2 2 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.67%) LAN
2 13 (17.33%) WAN
3 11 (14.67%) Firewall
4 8 (10.67%) DNS
4 8 (10.67%) VLAN
5 6 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (6.67%) IP Telephony
6 5 (6.67%) NetScaler
7 4 (5.33%) FTP
7 4 (5.33%) Network Security
7 4 (5.33%) PuTTY
7 4 (5.33%) SSH
7 4 (5.33%) TCP/IP
7 4 (5.33%) Telepresence
7 4 (5.33%) Telnet
7 4 (5.33%) WebEx
8 3 (4.00%) DHCP
8 3 (4.00%) VPN
9 2 (2.67%) LDAP
9 2 (2.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.33%) Big Data
General
1 13 (17.33%) Finance
2 11 (14.67%) Advertising
3 6 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.33%) Banking
5 3 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.67%) Retail
7 1 (1.33%) Local Government
7 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (37.33%) Analyst
2 9 (12.00%) IT Manager
3 8 (10.67%) Project Manager
3 8 (10.67%) Service Analyst
4 6 (8.00%) IT Analyst
4 6 (8.00%) Support Analyst
5 5 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (6.67%) IT Support
5 5 (6.67%) Network Analyst
5 5 (6.67%) Service Manager
5 5 (6.67%) Services Delivery Manager
5 5 (6.67%) Support Manager
6 4 (5.33%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (5.33%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (5.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 4 (5.33%) Systems Manager
7 3 (4.00%) Applications Support
7 3 (4.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (4.00%) Network Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.00%) Web Services
2 4 (5.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.00%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (6.67%) Fat Client
3 5 (6.67%) Thin Client
4 4 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.00%) iSeries
6 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.67%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.67%) e-Health
6 2 (2.67%) iPhone
6 2 (2.67%) Life Science
6 2 (2.67%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.67%) PMI
6 2 (2.67%) VCE vBlock
7 1 (1.33%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.33%) CMDB
7 1 (1.33%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 25 (33.33%) Windows
2 10 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 8 (10.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (8.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (6.67%) Windows XP
6 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.00%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.33%) Linux
9 1 (1.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.67%) Service Management
2 19 (25.33%) Project Management
2 19 (25.33%) Service Delivery
3 8 (10.67%) ITIL V3
3 8 (10.67%) Migration
3 8 (10.67%) PRINCE2
4 7 (9.33%) ERP
5 6 (8.00%) Change Management
6 5 (6.67%) CRM
6 5 (6.67%) Incident Management
6 5 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (5.33%) Change Control
7 4 (5.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (5.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 4 (5.33%) ITSM
7 4 (5.33%) Problem Management
7 4 (5.33%) Workflow
8 3 (4.00%) E-Procurement
8 3 (4.00%) Six Sigma
8 3 (4.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.33%) SQL
2 1 (1.33%) C
2 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (16.00%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (10.67%) Degree
4 7 (9.33%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (9.33%) MCSE
4 7 (9.33%) SC Cleared
5 6 (8.00%) CCNA
6 4 (5.33%) JNCIA
6 4 (5.33%) JNCIE
6 4 (5.33%) JNCIP
6 4 (5.33%) JNCIS
6 4 (5.33%) MCP
6 4 (5.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (4.00%) CCNP
7 3 (4.00%) DV Cleared
7 3 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (4.00%) MCSA
8 2 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (2.67%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) SLA
2 4 (5.33%) QA
3 2 (2.67%) COBIT
4 1 (1.33%) ISO 9000
4 1 (1.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (30.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.33%) vSphere
3 3 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.00%) XenApp
4 2 (2.67%) Terminal Services
4 2 (2.67%) vCloud
4 2 (2.67%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.67%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.67%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (8.00%) SCCM
2 2 (2.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.67%) SCOM
3 1 (1.33%) Bacula
3 1 (1.33%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (1.33%) DatAdvantage
3 1 (1.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 30 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (29.33%) Cisco
3 14 (18.67%) Remedy
4 10 (13.33%) Citrix
5 9 (12.00%) VMware
6 6 (8.00%) CheckPoint
6 6 (8.00%) JD Edwards
7 5 (6.67%) Nortel
7 5 (6.67%) Oracle
7 5 (6.67%) Siemens
8 4 (5.33%) BMC
8 4 (5.33%) HP
8 4 (5.33%) Juniper
8 4 (5.33%) SAP
8 4 (5.33%) Tandberg
9 3 (4.00%) EMC
9 3 (4.00%) NetApp
10 2 (2.67%) Apple
10 2 (2.67%) IBM
10 2 (2.67%) NetIQ
Hertfordshire
Recruit121
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Qualserv
Rate: From £37.99 to £47.30 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
JM
Posted: 6 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago