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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 152 160 152
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 33 39 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.67% 0.68% 0.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.47% 3.89% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 29 33
Average daily rate
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£371 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £183 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £480 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £23.50 £39.51 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.51% +85.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-22.85% +6.06%
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
951 1002 909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 19.23% 17.59% 15.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 710 655 611
Average daily rate £423 £445 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.05% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £251 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £580 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 17 39
Average hourly rate £19.10 £22.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.18% -45.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £17.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £40.55 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -33.33%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 62 (100.00%) ITIL
2 21 (33.87%) Finance
3 17 (27.42%) Service Management
3 17 (27.42%) Service Delivery
4 16 (25.81%) Windows
5 12 (19.35%) PRINCE2
6 9 (14.52%) Active Directory
6 9 (14.52%) Project Management
7 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
8 7 (11.29%) SLA
8 7 (11.29%) Degree
9 6 (9.68%) Incident Management
9 6 (9.68%) Banking
9 6 (9.68%) Configuration Management
9 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (8.06%) Mac OS X
10 5 (8.06%) Change Management
10 5 (8.06%) ITSM
10 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (8.06%) MS Excel
10 5 (8.06%) Linux
10 5 (8.06%) SQL
11 4 (6.45%) MS Office
11 4 (6.45%) UNIX
11 4 (6.45%) Web Services
11 4 (6.45%) Cisco
11 4 (6.45%) VMware
11 4 (6.45%) Citrix
11 4 (6.45%) Internet
11 4 (6.45%) Problem Management

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 1 (1.61%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (8.06%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.45%) MS Office
3 1 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.61%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) Internet
2 3 (4.84%) SAN
2 3 (4.84%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.23%) VPN
3 2 (3.23%) Ethernet
3 2 (3.23%) LAN
3 2 (3.23%) VoIP
3 2 (3.23%) WAN
3 2 (3.23%) NAS
4 1 (1.61%) LDAP
4 1 (1.61%) Wireless
4 1 (1.61%) VLAN
4 1 (1.61%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.61%) DHCP
4 1 (1.61%) WLAN
4 1 (1.61%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
1 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.61%) Big Data
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) JUnit
2 2 (3.23%) ClearCase
2 2 (3.23%) Subversion
2 2 (3.23%) Maven
2 2 (3.23%) JIRA
2 2 (3.23%) Ant
2 2 (3.23%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.61%) DbUnit
3 1 (1.61%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.61%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.61%) Artifactory
3 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.61%) Toad
3 1 (1.61%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.61%) ClearQuest
General
1 21 (33.87%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Banking
3 3 (4.84%) Back Office
3 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.23%) Games
4 2 (3.23%) Local Government
5 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Front Office
5 1 (1.61%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.61%) Law
5 1 (1.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (20.97%) Analyst
2 9 (14.52%) Project Manager
2 9 (14.52%) Service Manager
3 4 (6.45%) Administrator
3 4 (6.45%) Services Delivery Manager
3 4 (6.45%) Desktop Support
3 4 (6.45%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (6.45%) IT Support
3 4 (6.45%) IT Services Manager
4 3 (4.84%) Problem Manager
4 3 (4.84%) Incident Manager
4 3 (4.84%) Developer
4 3 (4.84%) Consultant
4 3 (4.84%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (4.84%) Service Analyst
4 3 (4.84%) Support Analyst
4 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (3.23%) Architect
5 2 (3.23%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) Web Services
2 2 (3.23%) JSP
2 2 (3.23%) Middleware
3 1 (1.61%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.61%) Spring
3 1 (1.61%) XMPP
3 1 (1.61%) jQuery
3 1 (1.61%) Apache CXF
3 1 (1.61%) Servlets
3 1 (1.61%) Struts
3 1 (1.61%) HTML
3 1 (1.61%) .NET
3 1 (1.61%) J2EE
3 1 (1.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (4.84%) iPhone
3 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.23%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.23%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.23%) CMDB
4 2 (3.23%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.23%) iPad
4 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.61%) User Experience
5 1 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.61%) Replication
5 1 (1.61%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.81%) Windows
2 5 (8.06%) Linux
2 5 (8.06%) Mac OS X
3 4 (6.45%) UNIX
4 3 (4.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.84%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.23%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.23%) Solaris
6 1 (1.61%) AIX
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.61%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.61%) Android
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (100.00%) ITIL
2 17 (27.42%) Service Management
2 17 (27.42%) Service Delivery
3 12 (19.35%) PRINCE2
4 9 (14.52%) Project Management
5 6 (9.68%) Configuration Management
5 6 (9.68%) Incident Management
6 5 (8.06%) ITSM
6 5 (8.06%) Change Management
7 4 (6.45%) Problem Management
7 4 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (4.84%) Business Analysis
8 3 (4.84%) CRM
8 3 (4.84%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.84%) Asset Management
9 2 (3.23%) Workflow
9 2 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.23%) Release Management
9 2 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.06%) SQL
2 3 (4.84%) Java
3 2 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.61%) Python
4 1 (1.61%) Perl
4 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.61%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) Degree
2 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.84%) ISEB
4 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (3.23%) MCP
5 2 (3.23%) MCSE
5 2 (3.23%) VCP4
5 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.23%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.61%) MCSA
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (1.61%) Sun Certification
6 1 (1.61%) MBA
6 1 (1.61%) OCPJP
6 1 (1.61%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.61%) MCTS
6 1 (1.61%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.29%) SLA
2 2 (3.23%) QA
3 1 (1.61%) PMBOK
3 1 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (14.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.23%) vSphere
3 1 (1.61%) XenApp
3 1 (1.61%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) Nagios
1 2 (3.23%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.61%) SCCM
2 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.61%) HP SIM
2 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.45%) Cisco
2 4 (6.45%) Citrix
2 4 (6.45%) VMware
3 3 (4.84%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.84%) Apple
3 3 (4.84%) HP
3 3 (4.84%) NetApp
3 3 (4.84%) Splunk
3 3 (4.84%) ServiceNow
4 2 (3.23%) Dell
4 2 (3.23%) EMC
4 2 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.23%) Reuters
4 2 (3.23%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.61%) Google
5 1 (1.61%) LANDesk
5 1 (1.61%) 3PAR
5 1 (1.61%) Cerner
5 1 (1.61%) IBM
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £400 to £425 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago