Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for ITIL Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 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 > Hertfordshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 89 81
Rank change year-on-year +9 -8 +16
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 19 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.24% 0.36% 0.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.67% 1.66% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 10
Hertfordshire median daily rate £300 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.41% +30.77% -15.58%
10th Percentile £255 £207 £288
90th Percentile £538 £448 £389
East of England median daily rate £294 £425 £350
% change year-on-year -30.88% +21.43% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - £22.50
East of England median hourly rate - £16.50 £10.50
% change year-on-year - +57.14% -40.00%

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 contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 335 302 324
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 21.87% 21.87% 22.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 158 128
Hertfordshire median daily rate £365 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.81% +3.33% -2.60%
10th Percentile £200 £249 £185
90th Percentile £550 £546 £513
East of England median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 28 44
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.69% -32.56% +19.44%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.00 £11.06
90th Percentile £47.25 £48.63 £39.57
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -50.00% +52.17% +17.95%

ITIL Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Certification in Hertfordshire

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL Certification in Hertfordshire

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL Certification in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL Certification in Hertfordshire

ITIL Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL Certification in Hertfordshire

ITIL Certification
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. 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
Welwyn Garden City - 4 £280 -
Watford -11 3 - - 1
Rickmansworth +1 1 - -
Stevenage -4 1 £525 - 1
Hatfield -4 1 £300 -33.33% 4
Royston - 1 £270 -
ITIL Certification
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 19 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (36.84%) Java
3 6 (31.58%) Project Management
4 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
4 5 (26.32%) BMC
4 5 (26.32%) PMO
5 4 (21.05%) Runbook
5 4 (21.05%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (21.05%) Remedy
5 4 (21.05%) Data Modelling
5 4 (21.05%) Linux
5 4 (21.05%) ITSM
5 4 (21.05%) VMware
6 3 (15.79%) Workflow
6 3 (15.79%) Service Management
6 3 (15.79%) CRM
6 3 (15.79%) Unix
6 3 (15.79%) PHP
6 3 (15.79%) SQL
6 3 (15.79%) .NET
6 3 (15.79%) Sun
6 3 (15.79%) Internet
6 3 (15.79%) Nagios
6 3 (15.79%) Client/Server
6 3 (15.79%) Firewall
6 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
6 3 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (15.79%) Degree
6 3 (15.79%) Computer Science

ITIL Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (15.79%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
1 3 (15.79%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) LAN
2 1 (5.26%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) SNMP
2 1 (5.26%) WAN
2 1 (5.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Automotive
2 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
2 1 (5.26%) Games
2 1 (5.26%) Law
2 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Remedy Architect
4 3 (15.79%) Service Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Information Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Security Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Change Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Configuration Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Services Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (15.79%) Client/Server
1 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
1 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) CMDB
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Unix
3 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) Project Management
3 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
4 4 (21.05%) Data Modelling
4 4 (21.05%) ITSM
4 4 (21.05%) Runbook
5 3 (15.79%) API Development
5 3 (15.79%) CRM
5 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
5 3 (15.79%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
5 3 (15.79%) Service Management
5 3 (15.79%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (15.79%) Workflow
6 2 (10.53%) DNA
6 2 (10.53%) Information Security
6 2 (10.53%) Information Security Management
6 2 (10.53%) Security Management
6 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) PHP
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) PMO
2 2 (10.53%) GDPR
2 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (10.53%) vSphere
3 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Nagios
2 2 (10.53%) Nessus
2 2 (10.53%) SCCM
2 2 (10.53%) vCenter Server
3 1 (5.26%) SCOM
3 1 (5.26%) WMI
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) BMC
2 4 (21.05%) Remedy
2 4 (21.05%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) Sun
4 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
4 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
4 2 (10.53%) Sophos
5 1 (5.26%) Axway
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.26%) NetApp
5 1 (5.26%) SAP