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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 21 37 39
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Contract jobs citing ITIL 50 29 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 7.50% 4.61% 4.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.25% 6.62% 5.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 13 15
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£363 £305 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.85% -32.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £213 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £425 £645
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.50 £17.88
% change year-on-year
+1.59% -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
488 438 551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 73.16% 69.63% 69.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 227 321
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 28 22
Average hourly rate £36.00 £25.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £104.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -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 23 January 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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Watford +13 10 £325 +44.44% 11
Hemel Hempstead -2 10 £463 -1.59% 1
St Albans - 3 £225 -
Hoddesdon - 2 - -
Rickmansworth - 2 - -
Welwyn Garden City +1 1 £325 -23.52%
Stevenage -2 1 - - 1
Borehamwood - 1 - -
Harpenden - - - -
Hitchin - - - -
Potters Bar - - - -
ITIL
East of England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (26.21%) Service Management
2 25 (24.27%) SC Cleared
2 25 (24.27%) Security Cleared
3 23 (22.33%) Service Delivery
3 23 (22.33%) Windows
3 23 (22.33%) Cisco
4 22 (21.36%) Microsoft
5 18 (17.48%) SLA
6 17 (16.50%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (12.62%) Active Directory
7 13 (12.62%) HP
7 13 (12.62%) Oracle
8 12 (11.65%) MS Office
8 12 (11.65%) PRINCE2
9 11 (10.68%) MS Excel
9 11 (10.68%) Firewall
9 11 (10.68%) Finance
9 11 (10.68%) Coaching
10 10 (9.71%) Project Management
10 10 (9.71%) Windows XP
10 10 (9.71%) CCNA
10 10 (9.71%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (8.74%) CCDP
11 9 (8.74%) SharePoint
11 9 (8.74%) Configuration Management
11 9 (8.74%) Network Design
12 8 (7.77%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (7.77%) SQL
13 7 (6.80%) SAP
13 7 (6.80%) ERP

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 9 (8.74%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.83%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (4.85%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.94%) WorkSite
5 1 (0.97%) TPMS
5 1 (0.97%) Lync
5 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.97%) IIS
5 1 (0.97%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.97%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 12 (11.65%) MS Office
2 11 (10.68%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.94%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.97%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) SaaS
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.68%) Firewall
2 7 (6.80%) LAN
2 7 (6.80%) WAN
3 4 (3.88%) VPN
4 3 (2.91%) VoIP
5 2 (1.94%) SMS
5 2 (1.94%) Wireless
5 2 (1.94%) SAN
5 2 (1.94%) MPLS
5 2 (1.94%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.97%) Intranet
6 1 (0.97%) Extranet
6 1 (0.97%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.97%) VLAN
6 1 (0.97%) Ethereal
6 1 (0.97%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.97%) DNS
6 1 (0.97%) SSL
6 1 (0.97%) DHCP
6 1 (0.97%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.88%) SQL Server
1 4 (3.88%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (2.91%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (2.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.94%) Big Data
3 2 (1.94%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.97%) MySQL
4 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 11 (10.68%) Finance
2 6 (5.83%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.85%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.94%) Retail
4 2 (1.94%) Automotive
4 2 (1.94%) Legal
4 2 (1.94%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.97%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (26.21%) Analyst
2 17 (16.50%) Service Manager
3 14 (13.59%) Architect
4 10 (9.71%) Support Analyst
5 9 (8.74%) Network Architect
5 9 (8.74%) Senior Network Architect
5 9 (8.74%) Senior Architect
6 7 (6.80%) Service Analyst
6 7 (6.80%) Support Engineer
7 6 (5.83%) Project Manager
7 6 (5.83%) Desktop Support
7 6 (5.83%) Network Engineer
8 5 (4.85%) 1st Line Support
8 5 (4.85%) Services Delivery Manager
8 5 (4.85%) Release Manager
8 5 (4.85%) SAP Manager
8 5 (4.85%) Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (4.85%) Delivery Manager
8 5 (4.85%) Lead Network Engineer
9 4 (3.88%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.91%) Web Services
2 1 (0.97%) XML
2 1 (0.97%) XSLT
2 1 (0.97%) CGI
2 1 (0.97%) EDIFACT
2 1 (0.97%) cXML
2 1 (0.97%) JSON
2 1 (0.97%) SAP PI
2 1 (0.97%) HTML
2 1 (0.97%) .NET
2 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.97%) JDBC
2 1 (0.97%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.85%) NHS
2 4 (3.88%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.91%) CMDB
3 3 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.94%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.94%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.97%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.97%) Replication
5 1 (0.97%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (22.33%) Windows
2 10 (9.71%) Windows XP
3 7 (6.80%) UNIX
4 5 (4.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.88%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.91%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.91%) Android
7 1 (0.97%) CentOS
7 1 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.97%) GCOS
7 1 (0.97%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (26.21%) Service Management
2 23 (22.33%) Service Delivery
3 12 (11.65%) PRINCE2
4 11 (10.68%) Coaching
5 10 (9.71%) Project Management
6 9 (8.74%) Configuration Management
6 9 (8.74%) Network Design
7 8 (7.77%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (6.80%) ITIL V3
8 7 (6.80%) Problem Management
8 7 (6.80%) Six Sigma
8 7 (6.80%) ERP
8 7 (6.80%) Change Management
9 6 (5.83%) Workflow
10 5 (4.85%) Business Continuity
10 5 (4.85%) Lean Six Sigma
10 5 (4.85%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 5 (4.85%) Quality Management
10 5 (4.85%) Release Management
10 5 (4.85%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.77%) SQL
2 3 (2.91%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.94%) Java
4 1 (0.97%) C#
4 1 (0.97%) Perl
4 1 (0.97%) XQuery
4 1 (0.97%) XPath
4 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (24.27%) SC Cleared
1 25 (24.27%) Security Cleared
2 17 (16.50%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (9.71%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (9.71%) CCNA
4 9 (8.74%) CCDP
5 7 (6.80%) CCNP
6 5 (4.85%) MCP
6 5 (4.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (4.85%) Degree
6 5 (4.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (2.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.97%) IIBA
8 1 (0.97%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (17.48%) SLA
2 3 (2.91%) QA
3 2 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.94%) COBIT
4 1 (0.97%) TickIT
4 1 (0.97%) RosettaNet
4 1 (0.97%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.97%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (12.62%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.94%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.94%) XenServer
3 2 (1.94%) vSphere
3 2 (1.94%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.97%) NFS
4 1 (0.97%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (4.85%) OpenView
1 5 (4.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.94%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (0.97%) WSUS
3 1 (0.97%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 23 (22.33%) Cisco
2 22 (21.36%) Microsoft
3 13 (12.62%) HP
3 13 (12.62%) Oracle
4 7 (6.80%) SAP
5 6 (5.83%) VMware
6 5 (4.85%) Lotus
6 5 (4.85%) SolarWinds
7 4 (3.88%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.94%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.94%) Blue Coat
8 2 (1.94%) McAfee
8 2 (1.94%) Citrix
8 2 (1.94%) F5
9 1 (0.97%) Akamai
9 1 (0.97%) Wyse
9 1 (0.97%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.97%) Mitel
9 1 (0.97%) Remedy
9 1 (0.97%) Intel
Watford
Venturi
Rate: £25 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £8 - £10 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £110.00 - £140.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago