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 28 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 178 158 191
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +33
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 33 44 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.56% 0.75% 0.55%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.83% 4.75% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 35 23
Average daily rate
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£334 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £235 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £590 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £16.50 - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £10.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -51.80%
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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
862 926 1083
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.53% 15.74% 15.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 634 643 747
Average daily rate £438 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 19 61
Average hourly rate £17.98 £18.10 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% -23.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.79 £12.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.43 £34.50 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.88 £18.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+27.33% -10.71%

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 28 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 28 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 73 (100.00%) ITIL
2 22 (30.14%) Finance
3 21 (28.77%) Windows
4 18 (24.66%) Active Directory
4 18 (24.66%) Service Delivery
5 16 (21.92%) Project Management
5 16 (21.92%) Microsoft
6 15 (20.55%) Service Management
7 14 (19.18%) HP
7 14 (19.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (19.18%) PRINCE2
8 13 (17.81%) LAN
9 12 (16.44%) MCSE
9 12 (16.44%) Cisco
10 11 (15.07%) WAN
10 11 (15.07%) Incident Management
11 10 (13.70%) MS Excel
11 10 (13.70%) VMware
12 9 (12.33%) UNIX
12 9 (12.33%) Citrix
12 9 (12.33%) Degree
13 8 (10.96%) Problem Management
13 8 (10.96%) 3PAR
13 8 (10.96%) IBM
13 8 (10.96%) MS Office
13 8 (10.96%) SQL
13 8 (10.96%) Change Management
13 8 (10.96%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (10.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 7 (9.59%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 (4.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.37%) CMS
3 1 (1.37%) Lync
3 1 (1.37%) IIS
3 1 (1.37%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.37%) Apache
3 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (13.70%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.96%) MS Office
3 2 (2.74%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (2.74%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) RMDS
1 1 (1.37%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.37%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) SaaS
1 2 (2.74%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.37%) Office 365
2 1 (1.37%) IaaS
2 1 (1.37%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.81%) LAN
2 11 (15.07%) WAN
3 7 (9.59%) TCP/IP
3 7 (9.59%) SAN
4 6 (8.22%) Ethernet
5 4 (5.48%) VoIP
6 3 (4.11%) VPN
6 3 (4.11%) Extranet
6 3 (4.11%) NAS
7 2 (2.74%) HSRP
7 2 (2.74%) Multicast
7 2 (2.74%) Spanning Tree
7 2 (2.74%) SSL
7 2 (2.74%) Internet
7 2 (2.74%) VLAN
7 2 (2.74%) Network Security
7 2 (2.74%) MPLS
7 2 (2.74%) OSPF
7 2 (2.74%) BGP
7 2 (2.74%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (5.48%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.48%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (5.48%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (5.48%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.37%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 22 (30.14%) Finance
2 6 (8.22%) Banking
3 4 (5.48%) Legal
4 3 (4.11%) Financial Institution
4 3 (4.11%) Back Office
4 3 (4.11%) Local Government
5 2 (2.74%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.37%) Front Office
6 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.37%) Retail
6 1 (1.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (17.81%) Analyst
2 10 (13.70%) Project Manager
2 10 (13.70%) Administrator
3 8 (10.96%) Service Manager
3 8 (10.96%) Server Administrator
4 5 (6.85%) Services Delivery Manager
4 5 (6.85%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (6.85%) SQL DBA
4 5 (6.85%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (6.85%) DBA
4 5 (6.85%) Service Analyst
4 5 (6.85%) Incident Manager
5 4 (5.48%) Oracle DBA
5 4 (5.48%) SQL Server DBA
5 4 (5.48%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (5.48%) Windows Administrator
5 4 (5.48%) SAN Administrator
5 4 (5.48%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 3 (4.11%) Service Management Consultant
6 3 (4.11%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.74%) .NET
2 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.37%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.85%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (6.85%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.48%) Fat Client
3 4 (5.48%) Replication
3 4 (5.48%) Clustering
3 4 (5.48%) Thin Client
4 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.11%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.74%) iPhone
5 2 (2.74%) iPad
5 2 (2.74%) CMDB
5 2 (2.74%) Biometrics
6 1 (1.37%) e-Health
6 1 (1.37%) Statistics
6 1 (1.37%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.37%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.37%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (28.77%) Windows
2 9 (12.33%) UNIX
3 7 (9.59%) Linux
4 6 (8.22%) Windows 7
5 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.48%) AIX
6 4 (5.48%) Mac OS X
6 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.74%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.74%) Android
7 2 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.37%) Solaris
8 1 (1.37%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (100.00%) ITIL
2 18 (24.66%) Service Delivery
3 16 (21.92%) Project Management
4 15 (20.55%) Service Management
5 14 (19.18%) PRINCE2
6 11 (15.07%) Incident Management
7 8 (10.96%) Problem Management
7 8 (10.96%) Change Management
7 8 (10.96%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (8.22%) Line Management
9 5 (6.85%) Server Building
10 4 (5.48%) Change Control
10 4 (5.48%) Database Mirroring
10 4 (5.48%) ITSM
10 4 (5.48%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (4.11%) Business Transformation
11 3 (4.11%) Configuration Management
11 3 (4.11%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (4.11%) People Management
12 2 (2.74%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.96%) SQL
2 5 (6.85%) T-SQL
3 4 (5.48%) Shell Script
3 4 (5.48%) Korn
3 4 (5.48%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.11%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.74%) C#
6 1 (1.37%) Java
6 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.37%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (19.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (16.44%) MCSE
3 9 (12.33%) Degree
4 4 (5.48%) MCP
4 4 (5.48%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (4.11%) MCSA
5 3 (4.11%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.74%) CCIE
6 2 (2.74%) CCNP
7 1 (1.37%) CCNA
7 1 (1.37%) PMP
7 1 (1.37%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.37%) CCSA
7 1 (1.37%) CCSE
7 1 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.37%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.37%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (9.59%) SLA
3 4 (5.48%) QA
4 1 (1.37%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.37%) P3O
System Software
1 18 (24.66%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.48%) XenApp
3 4 (5.48%) vSphere
3 4 (5.48%) Oracle Clusterware
3 4 (5.48%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (5.48%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.37%) Snort
4 1 (1.37%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) Tivoli
1 4 (5.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 4 (5.48%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (5.48%) Data Guard
1 4 (5.48%) HP SIM
2 2 (2.74%) SCCM
3 1 (1.37%) SCOM
3 1 (1.37%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (1.37%) OpenView
3 1 (1.37%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 16 (21.92%) Microsoft
2 14 (19.18%) HP
3 12 (16.44%) Cisco
4 10 (13.70%) VMware
5 9 (12.33%) Citrix
6 8 (10.96%) IBM
6 8 (10.96%) 3PAR
7 4 (5.48%) Oracle
7 4 (5.48%) Remedy
7 4 (5.48%) Dell
8 3 (4.11%) CheckPoint
8 3 (4.11%) Reuters
8 3 (4.11%) Bloomberg
8 3 (4.11%) Dell Compellent
9 2 (2.74%) Google
9 2 (2.74%) Fortinet
9 2 (2.74%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.74%) Apple
9 2 (2.74%) NetApp
9 2 (2.74%) Juniper
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