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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL V2 over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library Version 2
Rank 159 199 206
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +7
Contract jobs citing ITIL V2 2 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.060% 0.037% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.071% 0.046% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
Median daily rate £630 £340 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+85.29% -24.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £388 £340
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +13.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 - -
ITIL V2
London

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
2831 4363 4792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.99% 80.31% 80.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2321 3423 3596
Median daily rate £475 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £619 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 42 42
Median hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +14.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £95.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

ITIL V2
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing ITIL V2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for ITIL V2.

1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) PMI
2 1 (50.00%) PMP
2 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) CAPM
2 1 (50.00%) COBIT
2 1 (50.00%) CMDB
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Service Design

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Service Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CMDB
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Service Design
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CAPM
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (50.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) COBIT
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 20000