Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for ITIL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 9 6
Rank change year-on-year +5 -3 +11
Contract jobs citing ITIL 15 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 21.43% 10.53% 14.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.85% 13.89% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 27
Bedford median daily rate £315 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.25% +33.33% +21.21%
10th Percentile £125 £131 £213
90th Percentile £319 £488 £338
Bedfordshire median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Bedford median hourly rate £13.41 - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £11.67 £14.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -16.68% -53.33% +140.00%

ITIL is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 52 72 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 74.29% 75.79% 84.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 48 53
Bedford median daily rate £350 £388 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.68% +13.97% -9.33%
10th Percentile £125 £200 £213
90th Percentile £473 £458 £517
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Bedford median hourly rate £19.00 £10.30 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +84.47% -65.67% +140.00%
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £22.50 £14.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +60.71% -60.00% +105.88%

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing ITIL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Bedford

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ITIL in Bedford.

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in Bedford

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Bedford over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in Bedford

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL in Bedford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in Bedford

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Bedford region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) VMware
3 8 (53.33%) Citrix
3 8 (53.33%) DHCP
3 8 (53.33%) DNS
4 7 (46.67%) VoIP
4 7 (46.67%) VPN
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (46.67%) McAfee
4 7 (46.67%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (46.67%) RSA SecurID
4 7 (46.67%) Google
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (46.67%) XenApp
4 7 (46.67%) vSphere
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
5 5 (33.33%) G Suite
6 4 (26.67%) SQL
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
7 3 (20.00%) CRM
7 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (20.00%) ETL
7 3 (20.00%) Java
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle
7 3 (20.00%) RDBMS
7 3 (20.00%) ITSM
7 3 (20.00%) Terminal Services

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) DHCP
1 8 (53.33%) DNS
2 7 (46.67%) VoIP
2 7 (46.67%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
3 1 (6.67%) NAS
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Service Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Database Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) IT Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) IT Support
3 3 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Database Developer
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Incident and Problem Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Switch Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) RSA SecurID
2 2 (13.33%) NHS
3 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.67%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
3 1 (6.67%) PDA
3 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000
3 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (20.00%) CRM
1 3 (20.00%) ETL
1 3 (20.00%) ITSM
1 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (13.33%) Service Management
3 1 (6.67%) Active Listening
3 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL V2
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) SDLC
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (13.33%) MCSA
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) CCNP
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) MCP
3 1 (6.67%) MCSE
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (6.67%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (46.67%) vSphere
2 7 (46.67%) XenApp
3 3 (20.00%) Terminal Services
4 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) DameWare
2 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (6.67%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) VMware
3 8 (53.33%) Citrix
4 7 (46.67%) Google
4 7 (46.67%) McAfee
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle
6 2 (13.33%) HP
6 2 (13.33%) Remedy
6 2 (13.33%) Symantec
7 1 (6.67%) 3PAR
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco
7 1 (6.67%) CommVault
7 1 (6.67%) Dell
7 1 (6.67%) EqualLogic
7 1 (6.67%) IBM
7 1 (6.67%) NetApp
7 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
7 1 (6.67%) Veritas