The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL V3 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 V3 over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Version 3
Rank 146 160 167
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +7
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 27 25 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.79% 0.54% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.64% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 18 37
Median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £323 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.50 - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £37.09 £15.73
% change year-on-year
-58.20% +135.79%
ITIL V3
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
2995 3915 4737
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 87.55% 84.34% 80.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2390 3117 3565
Median daily rate £475 £474 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.31% +5.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £315 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 36 52
Median hourly rate £19.92 £21.25 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £35.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

ITIL V3
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing ITIL V3 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL V3 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

ITIL V3
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 V3 across the City of London region.

ITIL V3 Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

ITIL V3
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL V3 across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

ITIL V3 Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

ITIL V3
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 V3 across the City of London region.

ITIL V3 Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 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 V3.

1 66 (100.00%) ITIL
2 31 (46.97%) Finance
3 24 (36.36%) Service Management
4 23 (34.85%) Change Management
4 23 (34.85%) Active Directory
4 23 (34.85%) Incident Management
5 19 (28.79%) Windows
5 19 (28.79%) ITSM
6 17 (25.76%) Service Delivery
6 17 (25.76%) Unix
6 17 (25.76%) Project Management
6 17 (25.76%) Perl
6 17 (25.76%) Problem Management
7 16 (24.24%) HTML
7 16 (24.24%) Configuration Management
8 15 (22.73%) LDAP
8 15 (22.73%) SharePoint
9 14 (21.21%) Microsoft
9 14 (21.21%) Degree
10 13 (19.70%) Banking
11 12 (18.18%) PMP
12 11 (16.67%) PMI Certification
12 11 (16.67%) Financial Institution
12 11 (16.67%) Programme Management
12 11 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (16.67%) Hedge funds
13 10 (15.15%) Ajax
13 10 (15.15%) Management Information System
13 10 (15.15%) XML
13 10 (15.15%) SQL

ITIL V3
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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (22.73%) SharePoint
2 6 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (6.06%) IIS
5 1 (1.52%) Apache
5 1 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (12.12%) MS Office
2 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.52%) ION MarketView
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (1.52%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.61%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.55%) Office 365
3 2 (3.03%) SaaS
4 1 (1.52%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.52%) Google Apps
4 1 (1.52%) IaaS
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.52%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.73%) LDAP
2 9 (13.64%) HTTP
3 8 (12.12%) DNS
3 8 (12.12%) TCP/IP
4 7 (10.61%) Firewall
4 7 (10.61%) LAN
5 6 (9.09%) WAN
6 1 (1.52%) DHCP
6 1 (1.52%) Internet
6 1 (1.52%) Skype
6 1 (1.52%) SSL
6 1 (1.52%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.52%) Big Data
2 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.52%) DB2
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.58%) Artifactory
3 1 (1.52%) JIRA
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle APEX
General
1 31 (46.97%) Finance
2 13 (19.70%) Banking
3 11 (16.67%) Financial Institution
4 6 (9.09%) Legal
5 3 (4.55%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.03%) German Language
Job Titles
1 14 (21.21%) Analyst
2 9 (13.64%) Implementation Specialist
2 9 (13.64%) ITSM Specialist
3 8 (12.12%) Architect
4 5 (7.58%) Automation Engineer
4 5 (7.58%) Incident Analyst
4 5 (7.58%) Incident Manager
4 5 (7.58%) SharePoint Support
4 5 (7.58%) Technical Support
5 4 (6.06%) Consultant
5 4 (6.06%) IT Manager
5 4 (6.06%) Technical Leader
6 3 (4.55%) IT Services Manager
6 3 (4.55%) ITIL Service Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Project Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Service Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Service Architect
6 3 (4.55%) Service Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Service Transition Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Transition Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.24%) HTML
2 10 (15.15%) Ajax
2 10 (15.15%) XML
3 9 (13.64%) CSS
4 2 (3.03%) Middleware
4 2 (3.03%) Web Services
5 1 (1.52%) SOAP
5 1 (1.52%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.67%) Hedge funds
2 10 (15.15%) Management Information System
3 6 (9.09%) Clustering
3 6 (9.09%) Public Cloud
4 5 (7.58%) Fat Client
4 5 (7.58%) Freedom of Information
4 5 (7.58%) Thin Client
5 4 (6.06%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.03%) Fintech
6 2 (3.03%) PMI
7 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.52%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.52%) CESG
7 1 (1.52%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (1.52%) CMDB
7 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.52%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.52%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.52%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 19 (28.79%) Windows
2 17 (25.76%) Unix
3 10 (15.15%) Windows Server
4 9 (13.64%) Linux
5 5 (7.58%) Windows 7
5 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.52%) AIX
6 1 (1.52%) Android
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.52%) SUSE
6 1 (1.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (100.00%) ITIL
2 24 (36.36%) Service Management
3 23 (34.85%) Change Management
3 23 (34.85%) Incident Management
4 19 (28.79%) ITSM
5 17 (25.76%) Problem Management
5 17 (25.76%) Project Management
5 17 (25.76%) Service Delivery
6 16 (24.24%) Configuration Management
7 11 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (16.67%) Programme Management
8 9 (13.64%) CMMI
8 9 (13.64%) Service Design
8 9 (13.64%) Software Engineering
9 8 (12.12%) PRINCE2
10 7 (10.61%) High Availability
11 6 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (9.09%) Data Protection
11 6 (9.09%) Mentoring
11 6 (9.09%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (25.76%) Perl
2 10 (15.15%) JavaScript
2 10 (15.15%) SQL
3 9 (13.64%) Shell Script
4 7 (10.61%) Bash Shell
4 7 (10.61%) PowerShell
4 7 (10.61%) Python
5 1 (1.52%) C
5 1 (1.52%) C++
5 1 (1.52%) Java
5 1 (1.52%) Korn
5 1 (1.52%) PHP
5 1 (1.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (21.21%) Degree
2 12 (18.18%) PMP
3 11 (16.67%) PMI Certification
4 9 (13.64%) Security Cleared
5 8 (12.12%) SC Cleared
6 7 (10.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (6.06%) CCA
7 4 (6.06%) CISSP
7 4 (6.06%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (6.06%) IISP
7 4 (6.06%) MCSE
8 3 (4.55%) CISM
8 3 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (3.03%) MCSA
10 1 (1.52%) CCNA
10 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.52%) ISSAP
10 1 (1.52%) MBCS
10 1 (1.52%) MCTS
10 1 (1.52%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.55%) GPG13
3 1 (1.52%) COBIT
3 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.52%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.52%) QA
3 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (34.85%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.58%) Terminal Services
3 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (10.61%) Ansible
2 2 (3.03%) BladeLogic
3 1 (1.52%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.52%) DameWare
3 1 (1.52%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (1.52%) Puppet
3 1 (1.52%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (1.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.52%) Thomson Reuters DACS
3 1 (1.52%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.52%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 14 (21.21%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.15%) Oracle
3 8 (12.12%) Citrix
4 6 (9.09%) TOWER Software
5 3 (4.55%) HP
5 3 (4.55%) VMware
6 2 (3.03%) Cisco
6 2 (3.03%) Dell
6 2 (3.03%) Juniper
6 2 (3.03%) Sun
7 1 (1.52%) Apple
7 1 (1.52%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.52%) IBM
7 1 (1.52%) ION Trading
7 1 (1.52%) Reuters
7 1 (1.52%) SAP
7 1 (1.52%) Siebel
7 1 (1.52%) SunGard
7 1 (1.52%) Sybase
7 1 (1.52%) Symantec