The first table below looks at the demand for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Canary Wharf region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 17 43 21
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -22
Contract jobs citing ITIL 7 5 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.55% 1.41% 7.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.88% 1.73% 9.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 12
Average daily rate £250 £176 £458
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.04% -61.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £334 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.29% +2.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £18.40 £16.16
% change year-on-year
-10.32% +13.86%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
119 289 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 77.27% 81.64% 81.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 227 212
Average daily rate £500 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £365 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £660 £649
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Average hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £65.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.42% -73.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
ITIL
London

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL across the Canary Wharf region.

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing ITIL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL.

1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) Oracle
3 6 (30.00%) Windows
3 6 (30.00%) Banking
4 5 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (25.00%) Java
4 5 (25.00%) VB
4 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (25.00%) Middleware
4 5 (25.00%) Front Office
5 4 (20.00%) HP
5 4 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (20.00%) J2EE
5 4 (20.00%) IBM
5 4 (20.00%) MODAF
5 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (20.00%) Degree
5 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
5 4 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 4 (20.00%) VMware
5 4 (20.00%) VMware ESX
6 3 (15.00%) Migration
6 3 (15.00%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (15.00%) Network Security
6 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing ITIL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) Documentum
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.00%) MS Project
3 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Network Security
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) VPN
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) Big Data
3 1 (5.00%) DB2
3 1 (5.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Banking
3 5 (25.00%) Front Office
4 2 (10.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (5.00%) French Language
5 1 (5.00%) German Language
5 1 (5.00%) Italian Language
5 1 (5.00%) Spanish Language
5 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Architect
1 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (15.00%) Project Coordinator
2 3 (15.00%) Coordinator
2 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Business Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Change Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Report Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Applications Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Security Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Process Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Test Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Information Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Middleware
2 4 (20.00%) J2EE
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Equities
1 1 (5.00%) Derivative
1 1 (5.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
1 1 (5.00%) Statistics
1 1 (5.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) UNIX
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) MODAF
1 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
1 4 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (15.00%) Migration
2 3 (15.00%) Resource Management
2 3 (15.00%) CMMI
2 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (15.00%) Change Control
2 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) Identity Management
3 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (10.00%) Project Management
3 2 (10.00%) UML
3 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (10.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) Java
1 5 (25.00%) VB
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) Ruby
3 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) Perl
3 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) CISSP
2 2 (10.00%) GIAC
2 2 (10.00%) CISA
3 1 (5.00%) ISEB
3 1 (5.00%) PMP
3 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) COBIT
2 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 2 (10.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (10.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) HP
3 4 (20.00%) IBM
3 4 (20.00%) VMware
4 3 (15.00%) CA
4 3 (15.00%) Nimsoft
5 1 (5.00%) ION Trading
5 1 (5.00%) Sybase
5 1 (5.00%) SAP