The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for ITIL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 27 March 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)
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 14 15
Rank change year-on-year -8 +1  
Contract jobs citing ITIL 37 57 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 6.25% 8.33% 9.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.01% 10.94% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 33 33
Median daily rate £294 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.67% -2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £495 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 13
Median hourly rate - £42.65 £14.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +187.17%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £14.54
% change year-on-year -11.11% +23.83%  

ITIL 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 462 521 541
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 78.04% 76.17% 76.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 277 282
Median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £302 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £558 £544
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 33 31
Median hourly rate £45.00 £38.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.42% +133.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £9.16 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £49.50 £37.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Hertfordshire

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in Hertfordshire

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in Hertfordshire

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in Hertfordshire

ITIL
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 within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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 +3 8 £175 -63.15% 5
Stevenage -3 6 £195 -48.68%
Hemel Hempstead +5 5 £175 -55.55% 4
Hatfield -10 5 £400 -5.88% 7
Welwyn Garden City -2 2 £406 -14.47% 1
Letchworth +2 1 - -
ITIL
East of England

ITIL
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 28 (42.42%) Microsoft
2 27 (40.91%) Windows
3 21 (31.82%) MS Excel
3 21 (31.82%) SC Cleared
3 21 (31.82%) Security Cleared
4 19 (28.79%) Firewall
5 18 (27.27%) MS Office
6 16 (24.24%) Cisco
7 15 (22.73%) TCP/IP
8 14 (21.21%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (19.70%) Juniper
9 13 (19.70%) SLA
10 12 (18.18%) ITSM
10 12 (18.18%) Service Management
11 11 (16.67%) LAN
11 11 (16.67%) WAN
11 11 (16.67%) Windows 7
12 10 (15.15%) Office 365
12 10 (15.15%) Active Directory
12 10 (15.15%) Service Delivery
12 10 (15.15%) Wireless
13 9 (13.64%) Network Security
13 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (13.64%) Network Design
13 9 (13.64%) Incident Management
13 9 (13.64%) Remedy
13 9 (13.64%) HP
13 9 (13.64%) Broadband
13 9 (13.64%) ISDN
13 9 (13.64%) VPN

ITIL
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 3 (4.55%) Apache
1 3 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (4.55%) IBM HTTP Server
1 3 (4.55%) IIS
1 3 (4.55%) JBoss
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 3 (4.55%) Tomcat
1 3 (4.55%) WebLogic
1 3 (4.55%) WebSphere
1 3 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.52%) CMS
3 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 21 (31.82%) MS Excel
2 18 (27.27%) MS Office
3 3 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.03%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.52%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.15%) Office 365
2 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.03%) G Suite
4 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (28.79%) Firewall
2 15 (22.73%) TCP/IP
3 11 (16.67%) LAN
3 11 (16.67%) WAN
4 10 (15.15%) Wireless
5 9 (13.64%) Broadband
5 9 (13.64%) ISDN
5 9 (13.64%) Network Security
5 9 (13.64%) VPN
6 4 (6.06%) DNS
7 3 (4.55%) FTP
7 3 (4.55%) HTTP
7 3 (4.55%) LDAP
7 3 (4.55%) SSL
8 2 (3.03%) SAN
8 2 (3.03%) Wireshark
9 1 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.52%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (1.52%) Internet
9 1 (1.52%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (3.03%) Big Data
3 2 (3.03%) GIS
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.52%) QlikView
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.03%) MSI
3 1 (1.52%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 8 (12.12%) Finance
2 6 (9.09%) Retail
2 6 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.55%) Banking
3 3 (4.55%) Front Office
4 2 (3.03%) Advertising
4 2 (3.03%) French Language
4 2 (3.03%) German Language
5 1 (1.52%) Back Office
5 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (16.67%) Analyst
2 10 (15.15%) Network Engineer
3 9 (13.64%) Network Support
3 9 (13.64%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) Support Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Business Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Desktop Team Leader
6 5 (7.58%) Network Support Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Senior Business Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Team Leader
7 4 (6.06%) Administrator
8 3 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 3 (4.55%) ITIL Business Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) ITSM Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 3 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
8 3 (4.55%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.58%) Middleware
2 3 (4.55%) J2EE
3 2 (3.03%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (1.52%) .NET
4 1 (1.52%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.52%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.06%) Blackberry
2 4 (6.06%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.55%) Private Cloud
4 2 (3.03%) e-Health
5 1 (1.52%) Clustering
5 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.52%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.52%) EPoS
5 1 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.52%) Replication
5 1 (1.52%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 27 (40.91%) Windows
2 11 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (12.12%) Windows 8
5 7 (10.61%) Windows Server
6 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (7.58%) Android
7 5 (7.58%) Linux
7 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (4.55%) AIX
8 3 (4.55%) Unix
8 3 (4.55%) Windows XP
9 2 (3.03%) Apple iOS
9 2 (3.03%) Windows 10
9 2 (3.03%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.52%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.18%) ITSM
1 12 (18.18%) Service Management
2 10 (15.15%) Service Delivery
3 9 (13.64%) Incident Management
3 9 (13.64%) Network Design
3 9 (13.64%) Network Monitoring
4 8 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (10.61%) Network Management
5 7 (10.61%) Problem Management
5 7 (10.61%) Service Design
6 6 (9.09%) Change Management
6 6 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 6 (9.09%) Release Management
7 5 (7.58%) Mentoring
7 5 (7.58%) People Management
7 5 (7.58%) SDLC
7 5 (7.58%) Waterfall
8 4 (6.06%) Capacity Management
8 4 (6.06%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.12%) PowerShell
2 6 (9.09%) SQL
3 5 (7.58%) Shell Script
4 4 (6.06%) Java
5 2 (3.03%) C
6 1 (1.52%) C++
6 1 (1.52%) Python
6 1 (1.52%) REXX
6 1 (1.52%) Tcl
6 1 (1.52%) VB
6 1 (1.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (31.82%) SC Cleared
1 21 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 14 (21.21%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (6.06%) CCNP
4 4 (6.06%) DV Cleared
4 4 (6.06%) MCSE
5 3 (4.55%) CCNA
5 3 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.03%) ISTQB
6 2 (3.03%) MCP
6 2 (3.03%) PMP
7 1 (1.52%) APMG
7 1 (1.52%) CISM
7 1 (1.52%) CISSP
7 1 (1.52%) Degree
7 1 (1.52%) MCSA
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (1.52%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.52%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (19.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) PMO
2 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 10 (15.15%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.58%) Hyper-V
2 5 (7.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (3.03%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (3.03%) VMware ESX
3 2 (3.03%) vSphere
4 1 (1.52%) DFS Replication
4 1 (1.52%) Firmware
4 1 (1.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (9.09%) SCCM
2 3 (4.55%) SCOM
2 3 (4.55%) Tivoli
3 2 (3.03%) BladeLogic
3 2 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.52%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.52%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.52%) OpenView
4 1 (1.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.52%) WMI
Vendors
1 28 (42.42%) Microsoft
2 16 (24.24%) Cisco
3 13 (19.70%) Juniper
4 9 (13.64%) HP
4 9 (13.64%) Remedy
5 8 (12.12%) Oracle
6 6 (9.09%) BMC
6 6 (9.09%) IBM
6 6 (9.09%) VMware
7 5 (7.58%) Computacenter
8 4 (6.06%) Apple
9 3 (4.55%) Citrix
9 3 (4.55%) SAP
10 2 (3.03%) Atlassian
10 2 (3.03%) Google
10 2 (3.03%) MuleSoft
10 2 (3.03%) TIBCO
10 2 (3.03%) WSO2
11 1 (1.52%) Intel Security
11 1 (1.52%) Retalix
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