Period
to 18 February 2019

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 6 months to 18 February 2019 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
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 27 22 13
Rank change year-on-year -5 -9 +2
Contract jobs citing ITIL 7 20 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 3.00% 6.56% 8.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.26% 7.14% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 12
Luton median daily rate £420 £370 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.51% -8.07% +7.33%
10th Percentile £363 £199 £167
90th Percentile £523 £488 £574
Bedfordshire median daily rate £410 £315 £388
% change year-on-year +30.16% -18.71% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Luton median hourly rate - £14.00 £14.00
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £35.00 £11.33 £14.00
% change year-on-year +209.05% -19.11% -49.09%

ITIL 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 Luton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Luton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 215 280 192
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 92.27% 91.80% 88.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 217 128
Luton median daily rate £443 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.67% - -
10th Percentile £257 £312 £321
90th Percentile £588 £625 £633
Bedfordshire median daily rate £438 £450 £438
% change year-on-year -2.78% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 7
Luton median hourly rate £50.00 £32.39 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.37% +131.36% -65.00%
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £35.00 £14.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year +137.29% +5.36% -65.00%

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

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 6 months to 18 February 2019.

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 18 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Luton region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
1 4 (57.14%) Service Management
2 3 (42.86%) Service Design
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL V3
2 3 (42.86%) Office 365
2 3 (42.86%) Change Management
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) SLA
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 2 (28.57%) Big Data
3 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Terraform
4 1 (14.29%) Planning and Forecasting
4 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
4 1 (14.29%) Compliance Management
4 1 (14.29%) GDPR
4 1 (14.29%) Task Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Ansible
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) User Experience
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
4 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Akamai
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) IaaS
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Service Manager
1 4 (57.14%) Service Transition Manager
1 4 (57.14%) Transition Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Service Design Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Incident and Problem Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 1 (14.29%) RIA
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
1 4 (57.14%) Service Management
2 3 (42.86%) Change Management
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL V3
2 3 (42.86%) Service Design
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security
4 1 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
2 1 (14.29%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cloudera
1 1 (14.29%) F5
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Sitecore