The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 3 months to 23 April 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 / Hertfordshire
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 54 62
Rank change year-on-year -2 +8  
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 1 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.17% 0.54% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.70% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Median daily rate - £481 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +42.06%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £336
% change year-on-year +3.22% +15.41%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -35.18% -10.00%  

ITIL V3 is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 470 574 545
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 80.48% 77.05% 77.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 311 274
Median daily rate £470 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.58% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 21 35
Median hourly rate £45.71 £38.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.27% +52.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.95 £8.45 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £49.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% +20.96%  

ITIL V3
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing ITIL V3 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL V3 in Hertfordshire

ITIL V3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL V3 in Hertfordshire

ITIL V3
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 V3 within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
Watford -8 1 - -
ITIL V3
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for ITIL V3.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Server+ Certification
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

ITIL V3
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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Server+ Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) VMware