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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 142 154 168
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +14
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 11 34 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.35% 0.66% 0.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.34% 4.27% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 28 30
Average daily rate £445 £391 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.80% +9.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £223 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £524 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £23.50 £39.51
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -20.00%
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
470 797 1026
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.94% 15.50% 17.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 597 686
Average daily rate £450 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £634 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 15
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.70 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -21.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £12.60 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.44 £22.00 £38.93
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016, 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 29 (100.00%) ITIL
2 12 (41.38%) Service Management
3 8 (27.59%) Windows
4 6 (20.69%) Project Management
4 6 (20.69%) PRINCE2
4 6 (20.69%) SLA
4 6 (20.69%) Finance
5 5 (17.24%) Banking
5 5 (17.24%) MS Office
5 5 (17.24%) Change Management
6 4 (13.79%) ITSM
6 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
6 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
7 3 (10.34%) Law
7 3 (10.34%) Front Office
7 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
7 3 (10.34%) ServiceNow
7 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
7 3 (10.34%) Citrix
7 3 (10.34%) SQL
7 3 (10.34%) Oracle
7 3 (10.34%) MS Visio
7 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
7 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
7 3 (10.34%) HP
7 3 (10.34%) Linux
7 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.34%) BYOD
7 3 (10.34%) SDLC

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (3.45%) IIS
1 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Office
2 3 (10.34%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (3.45%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Retail
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) MySQL
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.45%) SAP HANA
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) InstallShield
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Banking
3 3 (10.34%) Front Office
3 3 (10.34%) Law
4 1 (3.45%) Billing
4 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Legal
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Service Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Service Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Service Design Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support
4 2 (6.90%) Programme Director
4 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Transition Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (3.45%) Applications Support
5 1 (3.45%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) ITIL Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Programme Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Service Management Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
1 1 (3.45%) CSS
1 1 (3.45%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (3.45%) HTML
1 1 (3.45%) Software Packaging
1 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) BYOD
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) Data Integration
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Derivative
3 1 (3.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.90%) Android
3 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.90%) Mac OS X
3 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.45%) Solaris
4 1 (3.45%) Unix
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) ITIL
2 12 (41.38%) Service Management
3 6 (20.69%) PRINCE2
3 6 (20.69%) Project Management
4 5 (17.24%) Change Management
5 4 (13.79%) ITSM
5 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
6 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
6 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.34%) SDLC
6 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity
7 2 (6.90%) Business Transformation
7 2 (6.90%) Capacity Management
7 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (6.90%) ERP
7 2 (6.90%) ITIL V3
7 2 (6.90%) Problem Management
7 2 (6.90%) Programme Management
7 2 (6.90%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.34%) SQL
3 2 (6.90%) C
3 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.45%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.45%) MCP
2 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.45%) PMP
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) COBIT
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) AirWatch
2 1 (3.45%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Citrix
1 3 (10.34%) HP
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle
1 3 (10.34%) ServiceNow
2 2 (6.90%) Apple
2 2 (6.90%) Bloomberg
2 2 (6.90%) FactSet
2 2 (6.90%) Remedy
2 2 (6.90%) Reuters
2 2 (6.90%) VMware
3 1 (3.45%) BMC
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco
3 1 (3.45%) EMC
3 1 (3.45%) Fidessa
3 1 (3.45%) iManage
3 1 (3.45%) NetApp
3 1 (3.45%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
3 1 (3.45%) Sybase
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
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Rate: £180 - £205 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
DCV Technologies
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £380.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago