The table below looks at the statistics 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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 19 27 33
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +6
Contract jobs citing ITIL 4 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.48% 6.57% 4.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.96% 8.09% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 15
Average daily rate
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£425 £175 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+142.85% -50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £171 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £400 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +16.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
101 173 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 87.83% 81.22% 82.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 130 237
Average daily rate £450 £484 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.02% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £335 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £700 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.27% -14.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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
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 September 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 11 (78.57%) Finance
2 10 (71.43%) PRINCE2
3 6 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (42.86%) Service Management
4 5 (35.71%) COBIT
5 4 (28.57%) Project Management
5 4 (28.57%) Banking
6 3 (21.43%) ITSM
6 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) CMDB
6 3 (21.43%) ServiceNow
7 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (14.29%) HP UCMDB
7 2 (14.29%) PMP
7 2 (14.29%) PMI Certification
7 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
7 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (14.29%) CMS
8 1 (7.14%) Retail
8 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
8 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (7.14%) Information Security
8 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
8 1 (7.14%) Workflow
8 1 (7.14%) CISA
8 1 (7.14%) Change Management
8 1 (7.14%) PMI
8 1 (7.14%) MS Project

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 2 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Project
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 11 (78.57%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Change Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Business Change Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Business Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Configuration Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Strategy Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Sourcing Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) CMDB
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) PRINCE2
2 6 (42.86%) Service Management
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) ITSM
4 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (7.14%) Information Security
6 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
6 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
6 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
6 1 (7.14%) Workflow
6 1 (7.14%) Change Management
6 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
6 1 (7.14%) Business Development
6 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
6 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (14.29%) PMP
2 2 (14.29%) PMI Certification
3 1 (7.14%) CISA
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (7.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) COBIT
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) ServiceNow
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft