Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 21 July 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.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 22 28
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6 -4
Contract jobs citing ITIL 21 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 6.21% 6.25% 3.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.05% 7.41% 4.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 6
Watford median daily rate £280 £288 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.61% - +2.68%
10th Percentile £103 £186 £205
90th Percentile £447 £379 £513
Hertfordshire median daily rate £240 £349 £375
% change year-on-year -31.18% -7.00% -2.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Watford median hourly rate £14.00 - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.50 £16.81 £19.50
% change year-on-year -1.81% -13.82% +44.44%

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 Watford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 298 270 183
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 88.17% 84.38% 73.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 130 94
Watford median daily rate £413 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +9.68% +6.90%
10th Percentile £240 £217 £216
90th Percentile £550 £589 £568
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £401
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 2
Watford median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +175.86% +10.48%
10th Percentile £14.40 £22.33 £14.25
90th Percentile £51.00 £40.00 £14.75
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.32 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -3.78% -28.00% +19.42%

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Watford

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in Watford

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Watford over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in Watford

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, 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 Watford region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 6 (28.57%) Service Management
3 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 5 (23.81%) Office 365
4 5 (23.81%) Windows 10
5 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
5 4 (19.05%) Change Management
5 4 (19.05%) Firewall
6 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (14.29%) Retail
6 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
6 3 (14.29%) VMware
6 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
6 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (14.29%) REST
7 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio Code
7 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (9.52%) Nintex
7 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
7 2 (9.52%) Data Loss Prevention
7 2 (9.52%) Business Process Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (9.52%) SaaS
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement

ITIL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
3 2 (9.52%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (4.76%) CMS
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.76%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (4.76%) IIS
4 1 (4.76%) MQSeries
4 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Office 365
2 2 (9.52%) SaaS
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) LAN
2 2 (9.52%) SSL
2 2 (9.52%) WAN
2 2 (9.52%) Wireless
3 1 (4.76%) HTTP
3 1 (4.76%) VoIP
3 1 (4.76%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) DB2
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
1 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio Code
2 1 (4.76%) IDA Disassembler
General
1 3 (14.29%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.76%) Advertising
3 1 (4.76%) Games
3 1 (4.76%) Law
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Service Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) IT Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Active Directory Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Office 365 Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) REST
2 2 (9.52%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
2 2 (9.52%) CAML
2 2 (9.52%) CSS
2 2 (9.52%) jQuery
2 2 (9.52%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (4.76%) EJB
3 1 (4.76%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (4.76%) Java EE
3 1 (4.76%) JAXB
3 1 (4.76%) JAX-RS
3 1 (4.76%) JAX-WS
3 1 (4.76%) Middleware
3 1 (4.76%) SOAP
3 1 (4.76%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Animation
2 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) DataPower
2 1 (4.76%) EPoS
2 1 (4.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 5 (23.81%) Windows 10
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.76%) AIX
5 1 (4.76%) Linux
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.76%) SUSE
5 1 (4.76%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Service Management
2 4 (19.05%) Change Management
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Business Process Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Data Loss Prevention
4 2 (9.52%) Information Security
4 2 (9.52%) Load Balancing
4 2 (9.52%) Scrum
4 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (9.52%) Workflow
5 1 (4.76%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (4.76%) Decision-Making
5 1 (4.76%) ISMS
5 1 (4.76%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
5 1 (4.76%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (4.76%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) C#
1 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
1 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) PMI Certification
1 2 (9.52%) PMP
2 1 (4.76%) CEH
2 1 (4.76%) CISM
2 1 (4.76%) CISSP
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) GISP
2 1 (4.76%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) ISO 13485
2 1 (4.76%) COBIT
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.76%) Squid
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) XenApp
2 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.76%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (4.76%) Tivoli
1 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) IBM
3 2 (9.52%) Nintex
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) Dell
4 1 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.76%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) Sony
4 1 (4.76%) Sun
4 1 (4.76%) TOWER Software