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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 174 144 174
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +30
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 27 50 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.46% 0.87% 0.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.40% 5.20% 3.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 43 28
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £225 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £519 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
- -1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -30.12%
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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
793 962 1048
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.59% 16.71% 15.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 582 693 718
Average daily rate £438 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 16 60
Average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.29 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £33.33 £53.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -8.13%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015, 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 70 (100.00%) ITIL
2 21 (30.00%) Finance
3 18 (25.71%) Windows
4 16 (22.86%) Active Directory
4 16 (22.86%) Service Delivery
5 13 (18.57%) Service Management
6 12 (17.14%) Project Management
6 12 (17.14%) Microsoft
6 12 (17.14%) LAN
6 12 (17.14%) HP
7 11 (15.71%) Cisco
7 11 (15.71%) PRINCE2
8 10 (14.29%) UNIX
8 10 (14.29%) MS Excel
8 10 (14.29%) WAN
8 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (14.29%) VMware
8 10 (14.29%) Incident Management
9 9 (12.86%) Problem Management
9 9 (12.86%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (11.43%) Change Management
10 8 (11.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 8 (11.43%) SLA
10 8 (11.43%) Citrix
10 8 (11.43%) IBM
10 8 (11.43%) MCSE
10 8 (11.43%) Linux
10 8 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (11.43%) 3PAR
10 8 (11.43%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 3 (4.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.43%) CMS
3 1 (1.43%) Lync
3 1 (1.43%) IIS
3 1 (1.43%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.43%) Apache
3 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.14%) MS Office
3 2 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (2.86%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) RMDS
1 1 (1.43%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.43%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.86%) SaaS
1 2 (2.86%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.43%) Office 365
2 1 (1.43%) IaaS
2 1 (1.43%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.14%) LAN
2 10 (14.29%) WAN
3 7 (10.00%) SAN
4 6 (8.57%) Internet
4 6 (8.57%) Ethernet
4 6 (8.57%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.71%) VoIP
6 3 (4.29%) VPN
6 3 (4.29%) NAS
7 2 (2.86%) Wireless
7 2 (2.86%) WLAN
7 2 (2.86%) VLAN
7 2 (2.86%) SSL
8 1 (1.43%) Network Security
8 1 (1.43%) RIP
8 1 (1.43%) MPLS
8 1 (1.43%) OSPF
8 1 (1.43%) BGP
8 1 (1.43%) EIGRP
8 1 (1.43%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.71%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (5.71%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (5.71%) Oracle Database
2 4 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.43%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Ant
1 1 (1.43%) JUnit
1 1 (1.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (1.43%) Subversion
1 1 (1.43%) Maven
1 1 (1.43%) JIRA
1 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (30.00%) Finance
2 5 (7.14%) Banking
3 4 (5.71%) Legal
3 4 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.29%) Back Office
4 3 (4.29%) Financial Institution
4 3 (4.29%) Local Government
5 1 (1.43%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Front Office
5 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (18.57%) Service Manager
2 10 (14.29%) Analyst
2 10 (14.29%) Administrator
3 8 (11.43%) Services Delivery Manager
3 8 (11.43%) Delivery Manager
3 8 (11.43%) Server Administrator
4 6 (8.57%) Incident Manager
5 5 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 5 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (7.14%) DBA
5 5 (7.14%) SQL DBA
6 4 (5.71%) Oracle DBA
6 4 (5.71%) SQL Server DBA
6 4 (5.71%) SAN Administrator
6 4 (5.71%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.71%) IT Services Manager
6 4 (5.71%) Windows Administrator
7 3 (4.29%) IT Support
7 3 (4.29%) Desktop Support
7 3 (4.29%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.86%) .NET
1 2 (2.86%) Web Services
2 1 (1.43%) Middleware
2 1 (1.43%) XMPP
2 1 (1.43%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.14%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (5.71%) Fat Client
3 4 (5.71%) Replication
3 4 (5.71%) Clustering
3 4 (5.71%) Thin Client
4 3 (4.29%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (4.29%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.86%) iPhone
5 2 (2.86%) iPad
5 2 (2.86%) Biometrics
5 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.86%) CMDB
6 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.43%) e-Health
6 1 (1.43%) Statistics
6 1 (1.43%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.43%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.43%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.71%) Windows
2 10 (14.29%) UNIX
3 8 (11.43%) Linux
4 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.71%) Mac OS X
5 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.71%) AIX
6 3 (4.29%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.86%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.86%) Android
7 2 (2.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (100.00%) ITIL
2 16 (22.86%) Service Delivery
3 13 (18.57%) Service Management
4 12 (17.14%) Project Management
5 11 (15.71%) PRINCE2
6 10 (14.29%) Incident Management
7 9 (12.86%) Problem Management
7 9 (12.86%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (11.43%) Change Management
9 5 (7.14%) ITSM
9 5 (7.14%) Configuration Management
9 5 (7.14%) Server Building
10 4 (5.71%) Database Mirroring
10 4 (5.71%) Line Management
11 3 (4.29%) Business Transformation
11 3 (4.29%) People Management
11 3 (4.29%) CRM
11 3 (4.29%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (2.86%) E-Commerce
12 2 (2.86%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.57%) SQL
2 4 (5.71%) T-SQL
2 4 (5.71%) PL/SQL
2 4 (5.71%) Shell Script
2 4 (5.71%) Korn
3 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.86%) Perl
3 2 (2.86%) Java
4 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.43%) C
4 1 (1.43%) C#
4 1 (1.43%) Python
4 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (11.43%) MCSE
3 7 (10.00%) Degree
4 5 (7.14%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.29%) MCP
6 2 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.43%) PMP
7 1 (1.43%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.43%) CCSA
7 1 (1.43%) CCSE
7 1 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.43%) CCIE
7 1 (1.43%) CCNP
7 1 (1.43%) CCNA
7 1 (1.43%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.43%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.43%) MCSD
7 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.43%) SLA
1 8 (11.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.86%) QA
3 1 (1.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (22.86%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.14%) vSphere
4 4 (5.71%) Oracle Clusterware
4 4 (5.71%) XenApp
4 4 (5.71%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (5.71%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.43%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.43%) Snort
5 1 (1.43%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (5.71%) Tivoli
1 4 (5.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 4 (5.71%) Data Guard
1 4 (5.71%) HP SIM
1 4 (5.71%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (2.86%) Nagios
3 1 (1.43%) OpenView
3 1 (1.43%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (1.43%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (1.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (17.14%) Microsoft
1 12 (17.14%) HP
2 11 (15.71%) Cisco
3 10 (14.29%) VMware
4 8 (11.43%) 3PAR
4 8 (11.43%) IBM
4 8 (11.43%) Citrix
5 4 (5.71%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.71%) Oracle
5 4 (5.71%) Remedy
5 4 (5.71%) Dell
6 3 (4.29%) Reuters
6 3 (4.29%) Bloomberg
6 3 (4.29%) Splunk
6 3 (4.29%) Dell Compellent
6 3 (4.29%) NetApp
7 2 (2.86%) Apple
7 2 (2.86%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.86%) EMC
7 2 (2.86%) Google
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