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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 14 23 19
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Contract jobs citing ITIL 6 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 5.08% 1.04% 3.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.06% 1.35% 5.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £175 - £125
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £14.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -42.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

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
99 74 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 83.90% 77.08% 67.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 40 37
Median daily rate £463 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.44% +10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £307 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +94.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

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 26 February 2017, 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 (53.85%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) PRINCE2
2 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) Citrix
2 6 (46.15%) Release Management
3 5 (38.46%) Network Security
3 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (38.46%) Thin Client
3 5 (38.46%) Firewall
3 5 (38.46%) PMP
3 5 (38.46%) PMI Certification
3 5 (38.46%) Fat Client
4 3 (23.08%) Operations Management
4 3 (23.08%) BCP
4 3 (23.08%) Capacity Management
4 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
4 3 (23.08%) Service Continuity Management
4 3 (23.08%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (23.08%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 2 (15.38%) Apple
5 2 (15.38%) SLA
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) MS Office
5 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
5 2 (15.38%) Android
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) Retail
6 1 (7.69%) Data Management
6 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management

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 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) G Suite
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Firewall
1 5 (38.46%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) Analyst
1 2 (15.38%) Service Manager
2 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Data Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
2 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Integration Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
2 1 (7.69%) IT Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (7.69%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Fat Client
1 5 (38.46%) Thin Client
2 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Android
3 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
3 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) PRINCE2
1 6 (46.15%) Release Management
2 3 (23.08%) BCP
2 3 (23.08%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 3 (23.08%) Capacity Management
2 3 (23.08%) Operations Management
2 3 (23.08%) Service Continuity Management
2 3 (23.08%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (7.69%) Application Packaging
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) Open Source
3 1 (7.69%) Scrum
3 1 (7.69%) SDLC
3 1 (7.69%) Service Design
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Test Management
3 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) PMI Certification
1 5 (38.46%) PMP
1 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
2 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Citrix
2 2 (15.38%) Apple
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Adobe
3 1 (7.69%) Atlassian
3 1 (7.69%) Google
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) MuleSoft
3 1 (7.69%) TIBCO
3 1 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) WSO2