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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 170 157 161
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 30 51 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.53% 0.75% 0.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.52% 4.93% 4.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 35 29
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £260 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £495 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £311 £325
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £52.82 £49.02
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-11.42% -19.54%
ITIL Certification
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
852 1035 856
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.10% 15.23% 13.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 650 708 607
Average daily rate £420 £420 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% +4.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £275 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 19 36
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £41.53 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 68 (100.00%) ITIL
2 28 (41.18%) Finance
3 16 (23.53%) Windows
4 15 (22.06%) Service Management
5 14 (20.59%) Microsoft
6 13 (19.12%) PRINCE2
7 11 (16.18%) Project Management
7 11 (16.18%) Service Delivery
8 10 (14.71%) Active Directory
9 9 (13.24%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (13.24%) Banking
10 8 (11.76%) Security Cleared
10 8 (11.76%) HP
11 7 (10.29%) MS Office
12 6 (8.82%) MS Excel
12 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 6 (8.82%) MS Exchange
12 6 (8.82%) SLA
12 6 (8.82%) Blackberry
12 6 (8.82%) Windows 7
12 6 (8.82%) Degree
12 6 (8.82%) Asset Management
13 5 (7.35%) Investment Management
13 5 (7.35%) iPad
13 5 (7.35%) DV Cleared
13 5 (7.35%) TCP/IP
13 5 (7.35%) SQL
14 4 (5.88%) Oracle
14 4 (5.88%) MCSA
14 4 (5.88%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 6 (8.82%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.94%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.94%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.47%) Lync
4 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.47%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (10.29%) MS Office
2 6 (8.82%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Markit EDM
1 1 (1.47%) Eagle PACE
1 1 (1.47%) SimCorp Dimension
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.35%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.41%) VoIP
3 2 (2.94%) DHCP
3 2 (2.94%) RIP
3 2 (2.94%) VPN
3 2 (2.94%) BGP
3 2 (2.94%) EIGRP
3 2 (2.94%) TACACS
3 2 (2.94%) MPLS
3 2 (2.94%) OSPF
3 2 (2.94%) IPsec
3 2 (2.94%) Network Security
3 2 (2.94%) tcpdump
3 2 (2.94%) HSRP
3 2 (2.94%) Multicast
4 1 (1.47%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.47%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.47%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.47%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.47%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.47%) Big Data
2 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) MySQL
2 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) ClearCase
1 2 (2.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (2.94%) JUnit
2 1 (1.47%) Artifactory
2 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.47%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.47%) Subversion
2 1 (1.47%) Maven
2 1 (1.47%) DbUnit
2 1 (1.47%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.47%) JIRA
2 1 (1.47%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.47%) ClearQuest
2 1 (1.47%) Ant
2 1 (1.47%) Toad
2 1 (1.47%) Eclipse
General
1 28 (41.18%) Finance
2 9 (13.24%) Banking
3 3 (4.41%) Law
3 3 (4.41%) Retail
3 3 (4.41%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.94%) Legal
5 1 (1.47%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.47%) Publishing
5 1 (1.47%) Games
5 1 (1.47%) International Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Front Office
5 1 (1.47%) Back Office
5 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (23.53%) Analyst
2 12 (17.65%) Project Manager
3 5 (7.35%) Service Manager
4 4 (5.88%) Administrator
4 4 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (5.88%) Support Analyst
4 4 (5.88%) Service Analyst
4 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (4.41%) Desktop Support
5 3 (4.41%) Developer
5 3 (4.41%) Help Desk Analyst
5 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (4.41%) Consultant
5 3 (4.41%) Architect
6 2 (2.94%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 2 (2.94%) IT Support
6 2 (2.94%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.94%) Web Services
1 2 (2.94%) JSP
1 2 (2.94%) Middleware
2 1 (1.47%) LAMP
2 1 (1.47%) Hibernate
2 1 (1.47%) Spring
2 1 (1.47%) Apache CXF
2 1 (1.47%) jQuery
2 1 (1.47%) Servlets
2 1 (1.47%) Struts
2 1 (1.47%) HTML
2 1 (1.47%) J2EE
2 1 (1.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) Blackberry
2 5 (7.35%) iPad
3 4 (5.88%) iPhone
3 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.94%) CMDB
5 2 (2.94%) SecurID
5 2 (2.94%) e-Health
5 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.47%) User Experience
6 1 (1.47%) Clustering
6 1 (1.47%) Replication
6 1 (1.47%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.47%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.53%) Windows
2 6 (8.82%) Windows 7
3 4 (5.88%) UNIX
4 2 (2.94%) Linux
4 2 (2.94%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.94%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.47%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.47%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (100.00%) ITIL
2 15 (22.06%) Service Management
3 13 (19.12%) PRINCE2
4 11 (16.18%) Project Management
4 11 (16.18%) Service Delivery
5 6 (8.82%) Asset Management
6 5 (7.35%) Investment Management
7 4 (5.88%) ITSM
7 4 (5.88%) Migration
7 4 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (4.41%) Change Control
8 3 (4.41%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (4.41%) TOGAF
8 3 (4.41%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.41%) Business Analysis
8 3 (4.41%) Problem Management
8 3 (4.41%) Incident Management
8 3 (4.41%) Change Management
8 3 (4.41%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.35%) SQL
2 3 (4.41%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.94%) Java
3 2 (2.94%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.47%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (13.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (8.82%) Degree
4 5 (7.35%) DV Cleared
5 4 (5.88%) MCSA
5 4 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (4.41%) SC Cleared
6 3 (4.41%) MCITP
6 3 (4.41%) ISEB
6 3 (4.41%) CCIE
6 3 (4.41%) CCNP
6 3 (4.41%) MCSE
7 2 (2.94%) A+ Certification
7 2 (2.94%) MCP
7 2 (2.94%) MCTS
8 1 (1.47%) MBA
8 1 (1.47%) OCPJP
8 1 (1.47%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (1.47%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) SLA
2 2 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 10 (14.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.47%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.47%) XenApp
2 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.47%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) Tivoli
1 4 (5.88%) SCCM
2 3 (4.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (2.94%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (2.94%) SCOM
3 2 (2.94%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (1.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.47%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.47%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (1.47%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 14 (20.59%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.76%) HP
3 4 (5.88%) Oracle
3 4 (5.88%) Citrix
4 2 (2.94%) Cisco
4 2 (2.94%) Juniper
4 2 (2.94%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.94%) Reuters
4 2 (2.94%) Bloomberg
4 2 (2.94%) CA
4 2 (2.94%) Apple
4 2 (2.94%) CheckPoint
4 2 (2.94%) SolarWinds
4 2 (2.94%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.47%) VMware
5 1 (1.47%) LANDesk
5 1 (1.47%) SimCorp
5 1 (1.47%) Wyse
5 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.47%) NetApp
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