The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 16 17 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 6 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 3.90% 8.72% 8.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.66% 11.40% 10.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 3
Median daily rate £230 £280 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% -0.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £15.75 £15.83
% change year-on-year
+36.50% -0.52%
ITIL
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
106 114 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 68.83% 76.51% 76.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 42 41
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £415 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 6
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Watford region citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 27 July 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 Watford region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) Local Government
3 4 (40.00%) SCCM
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (30.00%) DHCP
4 3 (30.00%) DNS
4 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (30.00%) Office 365
5 2 (20.00%) OneDrive
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (20.00%) VMware
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) XenApp
5 2 (20.00%) MCITP
5 2 (20.00%) Service Management
5 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Change Management
5 2 (20.00%) ITSM
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (20.00%) Citrix

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
2 2 (20.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) DHCP
1 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (50.00%) Local Government
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (20.00%) Production Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) ICT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) ICT Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Configuration Manager
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (10.00%) ITSM Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) CMDB
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Unix
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) ITSM
2 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (20.00%) MCITP
2 2 (20.00%) MCP
2 2 (20.00%) MCSA
2 2 (20.00%) MCSE
2 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) VMware