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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 15 19 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Contract jobs citing ITIL 6 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 5.71% 0.97% 7.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.82% 1.43% 9.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £450 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
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
88 70 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 83.81% 67.96% 74.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 42 64
Median daily rate £463 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £222 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Median hourly rate £14.00 £38.64 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.76% +120.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £33.18 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £44.09 £22.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

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 9 December 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 12 (63.16%) Windows
1 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
2 7 (36.84%) Citrix
2 7 (36.84%) Local Government
2 7 (36.84%) Network Security
3 6 (31.58%) Firewall
3 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (31.58%) PRINCE2
3 6 (31.58%) SCCM
4 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
4 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
4 5 (26.32%) PMP
4 5 (26.32%) PMI Certification
4 5 (26.32%) Thin Client
4 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (26.32%) Release Management
4 5 (26.32%) Fat Client
5 4 (21.05%) MCSE
5 4 (21.05%) MCP
5 4 (21.05%) OneDrive
6 3 (15.79%) Office 365
6 3 (15.79%) Translating Business Requirements
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.79%) DHCP
6 3 (15.79%) DNS
7 2 (10.53%) Change Management
7 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (10.53%) BCP
7 2 (10.53%) VPN
7 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange

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 (10.53%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) OneDrive
2 3 (15.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) Network Security
2 6 (31.58%) Firewall
3 3 (15.79%) DHCP
3 3 (15.79%) DNS
4 2 (10.53%) VPN
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (5.26%) DMZ
5 1 (5.26%) IP Telephony
5 1 (5.26%) IPsec
5 1 (5.26%) LAN
5 1 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (5.26%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (5.26%) VLAN
5 1 (5.26%) WAN
General
1 7 (36.84%) Local Government
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (15.79%) Desktop Support
2 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Server Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Service Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Active Directory Administrator
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) ICT Manager
3 1 (5.26%) ICT Project Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (5.26%) IT Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (5.26%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Network Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Network Project Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Service Design Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Service Transition Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Fat Client
1 5 (26.32%) Thin Client
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) PRINCE2
2 5 (26.32%) Release Management
2 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
3 3 (15.79%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (10.53%) BCP
4 2 (10.53%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 2 (10.53%) Capacity Management
4 2 (10.53%) Change Management
4 2 (10.53%) Operations Management
4 2 (10.53%) Service Continuity Management
5 1 (5.26%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security
5 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.26%) Service Design
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (26.32%) PMI Certification
2 5 (26.32%) PMP
2 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (21.05%) MCP
3 4 (21.05%) MCSE
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (10.53%) MCITP
4 2 (10.53%) MCSA
5 1 (5.26%) CCNP
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) XenApp
3 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Citrix
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) NetApp