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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library Version 2
Rank 163 209 198
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -11
Contract jobs citing ITIL V2 2 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.060% 0.085% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.069% 0.10% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 4
Median daily rate £590 £295 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -22.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £219 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £622 £435 £449
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 - £315
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.44 - -
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
2887 4788 4704
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 85.90% 81.02% 80.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2358 3789 3501
Median daily rate £475 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £323 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 46 49
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.75 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.52% -1.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

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 27 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 2 (66.67%) Service Design
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) MBCS
3 1 (33.33%) CAPM
3 1 (33.33%) COBIT
3 1 (33.33%) CMDB
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) PMI
3 1 (33.33%) PMP
3 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management

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 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Service Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CMDB
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Service Design
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CAPM
1 1 (33.33%) MBCS
1 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (33.33%) PMP
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) COBIT
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 20000