The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for ITIL Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 June 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.

Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 35 22
Rank change year-on-year -4 -13  
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 4 2 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.12% 0.63% 4.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.41% 5.88% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 16
Median daily rate £155 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -55.71% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year +8.10% +5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -43.18% -2.22%  

ITIL Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 54 34 51
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 15.08% 10.69% 14.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 16 38
Median daily rate £429 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.50% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £326 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 3
Median hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% -5.88%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +10.00% +24.37%  

ITIL Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing ITIL Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Certification in Bedfordshire

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL Certification in Bedfordshire

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL Certification in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL Certification in Bedfordshire

ITIL Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL Certification in Bedfordshire

ITIL Certification
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -4 3 £155 -55.71% 2
ITIL Certification
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) RSA SecurID
3 2 (33.33%) Google
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) XenApp
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) McAfee
3 2 (33.33%) VoIP
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) vSphere
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Service Design
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (16.67%) Compliance Management
4 1 (16.67%) Contract Management
4 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Office 365
4 1 (16.67%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce

ITIL Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) VoIP
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Service Design Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Service Transition Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) Service Design
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Compliance Management
4 1 (16.67%) Contract Management
4 1 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Matrix Management
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Release Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) vSphere
1 2 (33.33%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix
1 2 (33.33%) Google
1 2 (33.33%) McAfee
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
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