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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 182 194 214
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +20
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 16 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.18% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 12
Average daily rate
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£364 £475 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.36% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £247 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £520 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +12.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £28.25 -
% change year-on-year
-41.59% -
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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
4311 4496 5647
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 80.22% 77.33% 77.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3403 3332 4200
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 40 71
Average hourly rate £21.38 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.75 £36.50 £58.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015, 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 32 (100.00%) ITIL
2 13 (40.63%) Finance
3 10 (31.25%) Windows
4 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
4 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 8 (25.00%) Oracle
5 8 (25.00%) Service Management
6 7 (21.88%) Change Management
6 7 (21.88%) SQL
7 6 (18.75%) IIS
7 6 (18.75%) MS Office
7 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
7 6 (18.75%) Configuration Management
7 6 (18.75%) VMware
7 6 (18.75%) Banking
7 6 (18.75%) ServiceNow
8 5 (15.63%) vSphere
8 5 (15.63%) Service Delivery
8 5 (15.63%) Project Management
8 5 (15.63%) DHCP
8 5 (15.63%) DNS
9 4 (12.50%) LAN
9 4 (12.50%) WAN
9 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
9 4 (12.50%) Linux
9 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (12.50%) ISA Server
9 4 (12.50%) EMC
9 4 (12.50%) Citrix

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 8 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (18.75%) IIS
3 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
4 2 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.13%) CMS
5 1 (3.13%) LiveLink
5 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.13%) Lync
5 1 (3.13%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) WebTrends
2 1 (3.13%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) SaaS
2 1 (3.13%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) IaaS
2 1 (3.13%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) DHCP
1 5 (15.63%) DNS
2 4 (12.50%) LAN
2 4 (12.50%) WAN
3 3 (9.38%) SAN
4 2 (6.25%) Intranet
4 2 (6.25%) Extranet
4 2 (6.25%) TACACS
4 2 (6.25%) SNMP
4 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.13%) VoIP
5 1 (3.13%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database
1 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Legal
3 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.13%) German Language
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Analyst
2 5 (15.63%) Business Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Change Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Configuration Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Server Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Leader
5 2 (6.25%) Web Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Support
5 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.25%) Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Project Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Service Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Web Services
1 2 (6.25%) Middleware
1 2 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) CMDB
2 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.25%) Private Cloud
3 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.13%) PMI
4 1 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.13%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) Linux
2 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (9.38%) Solaris
4 2 (6.25%) Android
4 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) ITIL
2 8 (25.00%) Service Management
3 7 (21.88%) Change Management
4 6 (18.75%) Configuration Management
5 5 (15.63%) Project Management
5 5 (15.63%) Service Delivery
6 3 (9.38%) Data Management
6 3 (9.38%) Use Case
6 3 (9.38%) Load Balancing
6 3 (9.38%) Network Management
6 3 (9.38%) Capacity Management
6 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.25%) ITSM
7 2 (6.25%) Migration
7 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (6.25%) Asset Management
7 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.13%) IT Asset Management
8 1 (3.13%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
3 2 (6.25%) Perl
4 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) PMI Certification
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
1 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) PMP
2 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.13%) MCSE
3 1 (3.13%) CCNA
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
2 2 (6.25%) COBIT
3 1 (3.13%) QA
3 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.13%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.63%) vSphere
3 4 (12.50%) XenApp
3 4 (12.50%) XenDesktop
3 4 (12.50%) ISA Server
4 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.25%) BitLocker
5 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) SCCM
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (6.25%) Tivoli
2 2 (6.25%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 2 (6.25%) Netcool
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.00%) Oracle
3 6 (18.75%) VMware
3 6 (18.75%) ServiceNow
4 4 (12.50%) Cisco
4 4 (12.50%) EMC
4 4 (12.50%) Citrix
5 3 (9.38%) LANDesk
6 2 (6.25%) SolarWinds
6 2 (6.25%) F5
6 2 (6.25%) Bomgar
6 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.25%) McAfee
6 2 (6.25%) Websense
6 2 (6.25%) IBM
6 2 (6.25%) Cognos
7 1 (3.13%) Lotus
7 1 (3.13%) OpenText
7 1 (3.13%) Infor
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