The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL V2 skills 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 V2 over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Infrastructure Library Version 2
Rank 194 204 207
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Contract jobs citing ITIL V2 2 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.037% 0.14% 0.016%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.047% 0.19% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 1
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£475 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £21.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4251 4846 4804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.59% 77.24% 76.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3317 3575 3640
Average daily rate £463 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 46 56
Average hourly rate £23.00 £23.50 £72.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.12% -67.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £17.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £92.50 £47.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

ITIL V2
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V2 across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL V2 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

ITIL V2
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 V2 across the City of London region.

ITIL V2 Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

ITIL V2
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 V2 across the City of London region.

ITIL V2 Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

ITIL V2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing ITIL V2 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 V2.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) TIBCO
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Law
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
1 2 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) MDX
1 2 (100.00%) Spotfire
1 2 (100.00%) QlikView
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) R
1 2 (100.00%) Tableau
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence

ITIL V2
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing ITIL V2 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 V2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) Spotfire
1 2 (100.00%) QlikView
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (100.00%) Law
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Business Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) MDX
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) R
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) TIBCO
1 2 (100.00%) Tableau
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft