Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for ITIL V3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL V3 over the 6 months to 20 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.

ITIL Version 3
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 48 59
Rank change year-on-year -9 +11 +10
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 11 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.61% 2.12% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 2.54% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 3
Bedfordshire median daily rate £388 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.23% +8.33% -
East of England median daily rate £350 £325 £400
% change year-on-year +7.69% -18.75% +83.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £20.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year - -13.04% -13.21%

ITIL V3 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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 573 512 560
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 84.02% 83.39% 83.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 326 372
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +5.92% -5.59%
10th Percentile £269 £211 £240
90th Percentile £581 £588 £575
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 39
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £22.50 £14.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.71% -62.67% +123.88%
10th Percentile £10.40 £11.02 £13.70
90th Percentile £50.48 £43.11 £50.70
East of England median hourly rate £31.03 £31.45 £25.50
% change year-on-year -1.34% +23.33% +5.99%

ITIL V3
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing ITIL V3 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL V3 in Bedfordshire

ITIL V3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ITIL V3 in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL V3 in Bedfordshire

ITIL V3
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 V3 within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -9 6 £408 +103.75%
Dunstable - 5 £350 -
ITIL V3
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 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 V3.

1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) Service Design
3 5 (45.45%) Service Management
4 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
5 3 (27.27%) Retail
5 3 (27.27%) SDLC
5 3 (27.27%) ServiceNow
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 3 (27.27%) LDAP
5 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
5 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 3 (27.27%) Web Services
5 3 (27.27%) XML
5 3 (27.27%) ITSM
5 3 (27.27%) VPN
5 3 (27.27%) SSL
6 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
6 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
6 2 (18.18%) Change Management
6 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (18.18%) SaaS
6 2 (18.18%) Office 365
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (9.09%) Skype
7 1 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
7 1 (9.09%) VMware
7 1 (9.09%) Network Virtualisation

ITIL V3
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) LDAP
1 3 (27.27%) SSL
1 3 (27.27%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) Skype
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
General
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Service Design Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Service Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Service Transition Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Transition Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) ServiceNow Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
1 3 (27.27%) Web Services
1 3 (27.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) Service Design
3 5 (45.45%) Service Management
4 3 (27.27%) ITSM
4 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) SDLC
5 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) Network Virtualisation
6 1 (9.09%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
6 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
6 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) C
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) ServiceNow
2 1 (9.09%) McAfee
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) NetApp
2 1 (9.09%) VMware