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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 17 21 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Contract jobs citing ITIL 3 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 2.88% 1.01% 8.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.41% 1.49% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.30 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.79%

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 67 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 84.62% 67.68% 62.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 37 31
Median daily rate £450 £415 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £314 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +177.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 22 January 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 (50.00%) Windows
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (50.00%) Network Security
2 6 (42.86%) Firewall
2 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 5 (35.71%) Citrix
3 5 (35.71%) PMP
3 5 (35.71%) PMI Certification
3 5 (35.71%) Thin Client
3 5 (35.71%) Release Management
3 5 (35.71%) Fat Client
3 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (21.43%) Capacity Management
4 3 (21.43%) Service Continuity Management
4 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
4 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
4 3 (21.43%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (21.43%) Operations Management
4 3 (21.43%) BCP
4 3 (21.43%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 2 (14.29%) SCCM
5 2 (14.29%) Local Government
5 2 (14.29%) OneDrive
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (14.29%) MCP
5 2 (14.29%) MCSE
6 1 (7.14%) Retail
6 1 (7.14%) IP Telephony
6 1 (7.14%) 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) Network Security
2 6 (42.86%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (7.14%) DMZ
3 1 (7.14%) IP Telephony
3 1 (7.14%) IPsec
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (7.14%) VLAN
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
General
1 2 (14.29%) Local Government
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (14.29%) Service Manager
2 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Data Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
2 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (7.14%) IT Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (7.14%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Junior Project Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Network Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Network Project Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Service Design Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Service Transition Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Fat Client
1 5 (35.71%) Thin Client
2 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 5 (35.71%) Release Management
3 3 (21.43%) BCP
3 3 (21.43%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 3 (21.43%) Capacity Management
3 3 (21.43%) Operations Management
3 3 (21.43%) Service Continuity Management
3 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
3 3 (21.43%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Service Design
4 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) PMI Certification
1 5 (35.71%) PMP
1 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (14.29%) MCP
2 2 (14.29%) MCSE
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.14%) CCNP
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Citrix
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) NetApp