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 4 March 2015 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 13 22 40
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +18
Contract jobs citing ITIL 6 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 6.59% 3.95% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.00% 4.90% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £250 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -36.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.56 £15.50 £17.94
% change year-on-year
+0.35% -13.60%
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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
75 143 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 82.42% 80.79% 88.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 96 219
Average daily rate £500 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £363 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £800 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Average hourly rate - £21.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 4 March 2015, 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 5 (62.50%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (50.00%) MS Office
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) ClearCase
4 2 (25.00%) NetApp
4 2 (25.00%) ClearQuest
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) VBA
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) UNIX
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Remedy
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) JIRA
4 2 (25.00%) QA
4 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (25.00%) Korn
4 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) ETRM
4 2 (25.00%) Trayport

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) BGP
1 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
1 1 (12.50%) IGRP
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) OSPF
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) PBX
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (25.00%) ClearQuest
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Administrator
1 2 (25.00%) DBA
1 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Project Officer
2 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Project Support Officer
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Statistics
1 1 (12.50%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (25.00%) Service Management
1 2 (25.00%) Change Management
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (25.00%) ETRM
1 2 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Release Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Management
2 1 (12.50%) Logistics
2 1 (12.50%) Validation
2 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
1 2 (25.00%) VBA
1 2 (25.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) NetApp
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
1 2 (25.00%) Remedy
1 2 (25.00%) Trayport
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco