The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 17 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs citing ITIL 13 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 8.39% 12.22% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.00% 16.42% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £283 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.19% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £346 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.53% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
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Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
130 67 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 83.87% 74.44% 69.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 37 24
Average daily rate £375 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £260 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £475 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 £23.86 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.27% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL across the Watford region.

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Watford

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Watford region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Watford region.

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 9 (50.00%) Windows
1 9 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
2 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 5 (27.78%) HP
2 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
2 5 (27.78%) Project Management
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 4 (22.22%) LAN
3 4 (22.22%) WAN
3 4 (22.22%) Firewall
3 4 (22.22%) Degree
4 3 (16.67%) Brocade
4 3 (16.67%) VMware
4 3 (16.67%) Change Management
4 3 (16.67%) Quality Management
4 3 (16.67%) Process Management
4 3 (16.67%) VPN
4 3 (16.67%) IBM
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 3 (16.67%) MPLS
4 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (16.67%) WorkSite
4 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 3 (16.67%) XenServer
4 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 3 (16.67%) vSphere
4 3 (16.67%) Change Control

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 3 (16.67%) WorkSite
2 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.56%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) LAN
1 4 (22.22%) WAN
1 4 (22.22%) Firewall
2 3 (16.67%) VPN
2 3 (16.67%) MPLS
3 2 (11.11%) NAS
3 2 (11.11%) SAN
4 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 3 (16.67%) Big Data
General
1 1 (5.56%) Banking
1 1 (5.56%) Billing
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Release Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Portfolio Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Deployment Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Storage Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Project Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.11%) Replication
1 2 (11.11%) CMDB
2 1 (5.56%) PKI
2 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (11.11%) UNIX
4 1 (5.56%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
2 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
2 5 (27.78%) Project Management
3 3 (16.67%) Change Management
3 3 (16.67%) Quality Management
3 3 (16.67%) Process Management
3 3 (16.67%) Change Control
3 3 (16.67%) Data Analytics
3 3 (16.67%) Analytics
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (11.11%) Service Management
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.56%) Requirements Management
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Information Security
5 1 (5.56%) ERP
5 1 (5.56%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 3 (16.67%) XenServer
2 3 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (5.56%) UAG
3 1 (5.56%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) HP
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) Brocade
3 3 (16.67%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) IBM
4 2 (11.11%) Symantec
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix
4 2 (11.11%) NetApp
4 2 (11.11%) Veritas
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco
5 1 (5.56%) Lotus
5 1 (5.56%) Apple
5 1 (5.56%) McAfee
5 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
5 1 (5.56%) Trend Micro