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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL V3 over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 182 181 160
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -21
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 23 30 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.39% 0.42% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.55% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 25 28
Average daily rate
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£475 £375 £520
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -27.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £224 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £515 £638
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £379
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -14.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.85 £15.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-7.66% -20.00%
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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
4529 5467 4844
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.78% 76.90% 75.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3520 4052 3657
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £609 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 70 68
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.27% -30.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £12.20 £16.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.80 £52.82 £53.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

ITIL V3
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing ITIL V3 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 V3.

1 31 (100.00%) ITIL
2 18 (58.06%) Service Management
3 12 (38.71%) Service Delivery
4 8 (25.81%) Cisco
5 7 (22.58%) SLA
5 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
5 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
6 6 (19.35%) Finance
6 6 (19.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 6 (19.35%) Firewall
6 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
6 6 (19.35%) DNS
7 5 (16.13%) CISSP
7 5 (16.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (16.13%) Information Security
8 4 (12.90%) CESG
8 4 (12.90%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
8 4 (12.90%) Risk Management
8 4 (12.90%) Juniper
8 4 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (12.90%) DHCP
8 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
8 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
8 4 (12.90%) LDAP
9 3 (9.68%) WAN
9 3 (9.68%) Windows
9 3 (9.68%) Project Management
9 3 (9.68%) Network Security
9 3 (9.68%) ISMS

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing ITIL V3 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 V3. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) DNS
1 6 (19.35%) Firewall
2 4 (12.90%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (12.90%) LDAP
2 4 (12.90%) DHCP
3 3 (9.68%) Network Security
3 3 (9.68%) WAN
4 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.45%) LAN
5 1 (3.23%) VPN
5 1 (3.23%) MPLS
5 1 (3.23%) OSPF
5 1 (3.23%) BGP
5 1 (3.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (3.23%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (3.23%) Multicast
5 1 (3.23%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects XI
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Marketing
3 2 (6.45%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
4 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.23%) Electronics
4 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Architect
1 6 (19.35%) Designer
2 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Designer
2 5 (16.13%) Service Analyst
2 5 (16.13%) Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Service Transition Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Head of IT
4 2 (6.45%) Administrator
5 1 (3.23%) Operations Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Service Manager
5 1 (3.23%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Services Delivery Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Administrator
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (3.23%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
1 4 (12.90%) CESG
2 3 (9.68%) CESG CLAS
2 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.68%) RMADS
3 2 (6.45%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (6.45%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) NHS
4 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.23%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) UNIX
3 1 (3.23%) AIX
3 1 (3.23%) Solaris
3 1 (3.23%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.23%) Android
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) ITIL
2 18 (58.06%) Service Management
3 12 (38.71%) Service Delivery
4 6 (19.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 5 (16.13%) Information Security
6 4 (12.90%) Risk Management
6 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
7 3 (9.68%) TOGAF
7 3 (9.68%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
7 3 (9.68%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (9.68%) Information Assurance
7 3 (9.68%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (9.68%) ISMS
7 3 (9.68%) Project Management
8 2 (6.45%) Data Protection
8 2 (6.45%) Release Management
9 1 (3.23%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (3.23%) Time Management
9 1 (3.23%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) C
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) SC Cleared
1 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
2 5 (16.13%) CISSP
3 4 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.45%) Degree
4 2 (6.45%) CCNP
4 2 (6.45%) CCNA
5 1 (3.23%) CCDP
5 1 (3.23%) MCSE
5 1 (3.23%) MCSA
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.23%) PMP
5 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.23%) MOS
5 1 (3.23%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) SLA
2 5 (16.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) ProxySG
2 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Cisco
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) Juniper
3 2 (6.45%) BMC
3 2 (6.45%) SAP
3 2 (6.45%) Remedy
3 2 (6.45%) F5
4 1 (3.23%) VMware
4 1 (3.23%) Altiris
4 1 (3.23%) Blue Coat
4 1 (3.23%) Riverbed
4 1 (3.23%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.23%) IBM
4 1 (3.23%) NetApp
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