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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank - 22 44
Contract jobs citing ITIL 0 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - 7.07% 3.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 8.86% 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 11
Average daily rate
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- £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £323
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +2.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.62 £16.00 £15.96
% change year-on-year
-2.40% +0.23%
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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
95 158 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 86.36% 79.80% 87.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 110 276
Average daily rate £450 £560 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.64% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £352 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £700 £619
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £27.50 £21.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.90% -14.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

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 20 October 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 10 (76.92%) Finance
2 9 (69.23%) PRINCE2
3 6 (46.15%) Service Management
4 5 (38.46%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (30.77%) Project Management
5 4 (30.77%) Banking
5 4 (30.77%) COBIT
6 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
6 3 (23.08%) CMDB
6 3 (23.08%) ServiceNow
6 3 (23.08%) ITSM
7 2 (15.38%) PMP
7 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
7 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
7 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
7 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (15.38%) CMS
7 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (15.38%) Data Structures
7 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (15.38%) HP UCMDB
8 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
8 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
8 1 (7.69%) Business Development
8 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (15.38%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Project
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 10 (76.92%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Project Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Change Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Business Change Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Business Manager
4 2 (15.38%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Configuration Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SAP Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) CMDB
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Data Structures
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) PRINCE2
2 6 (46.15%) Service Management
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) ITSM
4 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (7.69%) Information Security
6 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
6 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
6 1 (7.69%) Workflow
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
6 1 (7.69%) Business Development
6 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
6 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (15.38%) PMP
2 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
3 1 (7.69%) CISA
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (7.69%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) COBIT
2 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) ServiceNow
2 1 (7.69%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft