The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL Certification in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 20 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 164 192 183
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -9
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 34 38 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.59% 0.52% 0.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.80% 3.42% 4.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 25 33
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £198 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £540 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £311
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £21.00 £46.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -54.59%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +2.63%
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London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
895 1111 1072
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.48% 15.08% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 621 777 708
Average daily rate £440 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 41 38
Average hourly rate £16.00 £22.69 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.48% +29.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.47 £14.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.74 £48.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL Certification across the City of London region.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the City of London region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

ITIL Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the City of London region.

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification.

1 110 (100.00%) ITIL
2 31 (28.18%) Finance
3 28 (25.45%) Service Delivery
4 27 (24.55%) Service Management
5 23 (20.91%) Windows
6 16 (14.55%) PRINCE2
7 14 (12.73%) ITSM
7 14 (12.73%) MS Excel
7 14 (12.73%) Cisco
7 14 (12.73%) Banking
8 13 (11.82%) LAN
8 13 (11.82%) WAN
9 12 (10.91%) Firewall
9 12 (10.91%) Project Management
9 12 (10.91%) SolarWinds
10 11 (10.00%) Migration
10 11 (10.00%) Change Management
10 11 (10.00%) VoIP
10 11 (10.00%) Microsoft
10 11 (10.00%) Active Directory
10 11 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (10.00%) MS Office
11 10 (9.09%) VPN
11 10 (9.09%) MPLS
12 9 (8.18%) IP Telephony
12 9 (8.18%) XMPP
12 9 (8.18%) Windows 7
12 9 (8.18%) Security Cleared
12 9 (8.18%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (8.18%) Cisco IPT

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.64%) IBM Notes
2 4 (3.64%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.64%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.73%) IIS
4 2 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.82%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.82%) Lync
5 1 (0.91%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.91%) Liferay
5 1 (0.91%) Apache
5 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (12.73%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.00%) MS Office
3 4 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.82%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.91%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (4.55%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.91%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (0.91%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.91%) Endur
2 1 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.91%) HFM
2 1 (0.91%) SimCorp Dimension
2 1 (0.91%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.64%) SaaS
2 2 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.82%) LAN
1 13 (11.82%) WAN
2 12 (10.91%) Firewall
3 11 (10.00%) VoIP
4 10 (9.09%) VPN
4 10 (9.09%) MPLS
5 9 (8.18%) IP Telephony
5 9 (8.18%) Cisco IPT
6 5 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (3.64%) ISDN
8 2 (1.82%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.82%) Intranet
8 2 (1.82%) Network Security
9 1 (0.91%) tcpdump
9 1 (0.91%) OSPF
9 1 (0.91%) BGP
9 1 (0.91%) EIGRP
9 1 (0.91%) TACACS
9 1 (0.91%) RIP
9 1 (0.91%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.91%) MySQL
3 1 (0.91%) QlikView
3 1 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.91%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 1 (0.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (0.91%) TeamCity
General
1 31 (28.18%) Finance
2 14 (12.73%) Banking
3 8 (7.27%) Law
3 8 (7.27%) Legal
4 4 (3.64%) Publishing
4 4 (3.64%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.73%) Retail
5 3 (2.73%) French Language
5 3 (2.73%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.82%) Advertising
6 2 (1.82%) Billing
6 2 (1.82%) International Banking
6 2 (1.82%) Marketing
7 1 (0.91%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.91%) Front Office
7 1 (0.91%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 29 (26.36%) Analyst
2 15 (13.64%) Service Analyst
3 14 (12.73%) Administrator
4 10 (9.09%) Service Manager
5 9 (8.18%) Network Administrator
6 8 (7.27%) Service Desk Analyst
6 8 (7.27%) Network Support
6 8 (7.27%) Cisco Administrator
6 8 (7.27%) Project Manager
7 7 (6.36%) Support Analyst
7 7 (6.36%) Cisco Support
8 6 (5.45%) Consultant
9 5 (4.55%) Applications Support
9 5 (4.55%) Head of IT
10 4 (3.64%) Services Delivery Analyst
10 4 (3.64%) Change Analyst
10 4 (3.64%) ServiceNow Consultant
11 3 (2.73%) Head of Service Management
11 3 (2.73%) Wintel Administrator
11 3 (2.73%) Wintel Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.18%) XMPP
2 4 (3.64%) XML
2 4 (3.64%) XSL
2 4 (3.64%) XML Schema
3 2 (1.82%) jQuery
4 1 (0.91%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.45%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.64%) Blackberry
3 2 (1.82%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.82%) CMDB
4 1 (0.91%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.91%) iPad
4 1 (0.91%) e-Health
4 1 (0.91%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (0.91%) SecurID
4 1 (0.91%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.91%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (0.91%) Informatics
4 1 (0.91%) PMI
4 1 (0.91%) NHS
4 1 (0.91%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 23 (20.91%) Windows
2 9 (8.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (8.18%) Windows 7
3 4 (3.64%) Windows XP
3 4 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (3.64%) UNIX
4 3 (2.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.73%) Mac OS
5 2 (1.82%) Linux
6 1 (0.91%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (100.00%) ITIL
2 28 (25.45%) Service Delivery
3 27 (24.55%) Service Management
4 16 (14.55%) PRINCE2
5 14 (12.73%) ITSM
6 12 (10.91%) Project Management
7 11 (10.00%) Change Management
7 11 (10.00%) Migration
8 9 (8.18%) Incident Management
8 9 (8.18%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (6.36%) Problem Management
11 5 (4.55%) Asset Management
11 5 (4.55%) Document Management
11 5 (4.55%) PRINCE
12 4 (3.64%) CRM
12 4 (3.64%) Validation
13 3 (2.73%) Release Management
13 3 (2.73%) ITIL V3
13 3 (2.73%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.64%) JavaScript
2 2 (1.82%) SQL
3 1 (0.91%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 11 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (8.18%) CCNA
2 9 (8.18%) Security Cleared
3 7 (6.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (6.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (5.45%) DV Cleared
5 5 (4.55%) MCITP
5 5 (4.55%) Degree
6 4 (3.64%) MCTS
7 2 (1.82%) ISEB
7 2 (1.82%) MCP
7 2 (1.82%) MCSA
7 2 (1.82%) CCIE
7 2 (1.82%) CCNP
8 1 (0.91%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.91%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (4.55%) SLA
3 1 (0.91%) QA
System Software
1 11 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.82%) ISA Server
2 2 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.82%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 9 (8.18%) OPNET
1 9 (8.18%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (3.64%) SCCM
2 4 (3.64%) Tivoli
2 4 (3.64%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (2.73%) SCOM
4 2 (1.82%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.91%) Nagios
5 1 (0.91%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.91%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 14 (12.73%) Cisco
2 12 (10.91%) SolarWinds
3 11 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (6.36%) HP
4 7 (6.36%) Remedy
5 5 (4.55%) Lotus
5 5 (4.55%) Oracle
5 5 (4.55%) Citrix
5 5 (4.55%) ServiceNow
6 4 (3.64%) Capita
7 3 (2.73%) Adobe
8 2 (1.82%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.82%) SAP
8 2 (1.82%) EMC
8 2 (1.82%) VMware
9 1 (0.91%) SimCorp
9 1 (0.91%) Charles River
9 1 (0.91%) Wyse
9 1 (0.91%) Apple
9 1 (0.91%) CheckPoint
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