The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 22 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.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 12 5
Rank change year-on-year -2 -7  
Contract jobs citing ITIL 14 11 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 9.03% 7.53% 16.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.27% 8.73% 18.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 17
Median daily rate £391 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.37% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £140 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £510 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.09 £20.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -21.51% +32.25%  

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 Luton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Luton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 151 126 137
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 97.42% 86.30% 90.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 90 103
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £606 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 9
Median hourly rate £14.00 £50.78 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -72.43% +26.95%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton 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 Luton

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in Luton

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Luton over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in Luton

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in Luton

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Luton region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 10 (47.62%) Service Management
2 9 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 8 (38.10%) ITIL V3
3 8 (38.10%) Service Design
4 4 (19.05%) Project Management
4 4 (19.05%) Windows
4 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
5 3 (14.29%) Skype
5 3 (14.29%) Retail
5 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 3 (14.29%) ITSM
5 3 (14.29%) Migration
5 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 3 (14.29%) SQL
5 3 (14.29%) Apple
6 2 (9.52%) Remedy
6 2 (9.52%) Avaya
6 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.52%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (9.52%) SLA
6 2 (9.52%) Office 365
6 2 (9.52%) SDLC
6 2 (9.52%) Supplier Management
6 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Skype
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
2 1 (4.76%) LAN
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) TACACS
2 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Service Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Service Design Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Service Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Service Transition Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Transition Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Services Delivery Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support
5 2 (9.52%) IT Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) ITSM Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Service Management Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Head of IT Operations
6 1 (4.76%) IT Support
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL Service Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Project Change Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Service Design Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Service Transition Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Transition Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Blog
1 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Service Management
2 9 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 8 (38.10%) ITIL V3
3 8 (38.10%) Service Design
4 4 (19.05%) Project Management
5 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 3 (14.29%) ITSM
5 3 (14.29%) Migration
5 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.52%) Fault Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Performance Management
6 2 (9.52%) SDLC
6 2 (9.52%) Supplier Management
7 1 (4.76%) Matrix Management
7 1 (4.76%) Process Improvement
7 1 (4.76%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) CCIE
1 1 (4.76%) CCNP
1 1 (4.76%) CCSA
1 1 (4.76%) CCSE
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Apple
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Avaya
2 2 (9.52%) Remedy
3 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
3 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix
3 1 (4.76%) Dell
3 1 (4.76%) EMC
3 1 (4.76%) F5
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) Juniper
3 1 (4.76%) Nokia
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) VMware
Luton, Bedfordshire
JM
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