The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 11 7 17
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Contract jobs citing ITIL 4 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 6.15% 8.11% 4.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.76% 15.00% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate £425 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £348 £326
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.88 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.76%
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 Welwyn Garden City region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41 20 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 63.08% 54.05% 76.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 37
Average daily rate £425 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £200 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Database Mirroring
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) Mimecast
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Nortel
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) CMDB
3 1 (16.67%) WatchGuard
3 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
3 1 (16.67%) Security Testing

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) NAS
2 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Applications Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
1 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Change Manager
1 1 (16.67%) DBA
1 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Change Manager
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
1 1 (16.67%) Support Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
1 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) CMDB
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
1 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Database Mirroring
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
3 1 (16.67%) ITSM
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) APMP
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) CommVault
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp
2 1 (16.67%) Nortel
2 1 (16.67%) Siemens
2 1 (16.67%) Splunk
2 1 (16.67%) WatchGuard