The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Infrastructure Library Version 2
Rank 187 213 215
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +2
Contract jobs citing ITIL V2 8 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.084% 0.051%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.11% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £275 £458
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £390 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £235 £288
% change year-on-year
+34.04% -18.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.50 £26.64
% change year-on-year
- -45.57%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4400 5409 5841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.56% 76.11% 74.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3267 4045 4348
Average daily rate £450 £450 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 96 82
Average hourly rate £23.50 £27.97 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.98% +11.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £17.90 £16.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £51.53
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
ITIL V2
London

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL V2 across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

ITIL V2 Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 July 2014, 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 17 (100.00%) ITIL
2 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
3 9 (52.94%) DV Cleared
3 9 (52.94%) Configuration Management
4 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
4 8 (47.06%) Service Management
5 6 (35.29%) HP
5 6 (35.29%) ITIL V3
6 5 (29.41%) MS Office
6 5 (29.41%) MS Visio
6 5 (29.41%) CMS
7 4 (23.53%) CMDB
7 4 (23.53%) Asset Management
7 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
7 4 (23.53%) Remedy
7 4 (23.53%) ServiceNow
8 3 (17.65%) HP UCMDB
8 3 (17.65%) Tivoli
8 3 (17.65%) Windows
8 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
8 3 (17.65%) C
8 3 (17.65%) Change Management
8 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
9 2 (11.76%) ITSM
9 2 (11.76%) Legal
9 2 (11.76%) MS Project
9 2 (11.76%) LAN
9 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (11.76%) SAN
9 2 (11.76%) PRINCE

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (29.41%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Office
1 5 (29.41%) MS Visio
2 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
3 2 (11.76%) MS Project
4 1 (5.88%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) LAN
1 2 (11.76%) SAN
1 2 (11.76%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) DTS
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (11.76%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Configuration Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Service Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Configuration Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Service Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Deskside Support
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL Manager
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL Service Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) DBA
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.88%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) CMDB
2 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Replication
3 1 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) ITIL
2 9 (52.94%) Configuration Management
3 8 (47.06%) Service Management
4 6 (35.29%) ITIL V3
5 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
5 4 (23.53%) Asset Management
6 3 (17.65%) Change Management
7 2 (11.76%) ITSM
7 2 (11.76%) Use Case
7 2 (11.76%) PRINCE
8 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (5.88%) Database Security
8 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (5.88%) Server Monitoring
8 1 (5.88%) E-Discovery
8 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
8 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.88%) Supplier Management
8 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) C
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
2 9 (52.94%) DV Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) MCP
4 1 (5.88%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Tivoli
1 3 (17.65%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) HP
3 4 (23.53%) Remedy
3 4 (23.53%) ServiceNow
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle