The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 192 203 194
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 13 18 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.25% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.33% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 20
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.37% +19.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £275 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £569 £588 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £41.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 - £32.89
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4462 5414 5841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.65% 76.20% 74.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3314 4055 4356
Average daily rate £450 £450 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £303 £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 45 95 84
Average hourly rate £23.50 £28.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.07% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.30 £16.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £50.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
ITIL V3
London

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 36 (100.00%) ITIL
2 18 (50.00%) Service Management
3 11 (30.56%) Security Cleared
4 9 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 9 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 7 (19.44%) Management Information System
5 7 (19.44%) Finance
5 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
6 6 (16.67%) SLA
6 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 6 (16.67%) MS Office
6 6 (16.67%) HP
6 6 (16.67%) Remedy
6 6 (16.67%) ITIL V2
7 5 (13.89%) ITSM
7 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
7 5 (13.89%) Windows
8 4 (11.11%) C
8 4 (11.11%) MS Visio
8 4 (11.11%) Project Management
8 4 (11.11%) Change Management
8 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
8 4 (11.11%) CMDB
8 4 (11.11%) Banking
9 3 (8.33%) Asset Management
9 3 (8.33%) Incident Management
9 3 (8.33%) COBIT
9 3 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
9 3 (8.33%) HP UCMDB

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.56%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Office
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.11%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.78%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) NAS
2 1 (2.78%) Multicast
2 1 (2.78%) DNS
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Analyst
2 9 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Service Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Services Delivery Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Configuration Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Capacity Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Designer
6 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Configuration Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Supplier Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Service Design Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Knowledge Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Management Information System
2 4 (11.11%) CMDB
3 1 (2.78%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) UNIX
3 1 (2.78%) Solaris
3 1 (2.78%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) ITIL
2 18 (50.00%) Service Management
3 9 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 6 (16.67%) ITIL V2
5 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
5 5 (13.89%) ITSM
6 4 (11.11%) Project Management
6 4 (11.11%) Change Management
7 3 (8.33%) Asset Management
7 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (8.33%) Incident Management
8 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (5.56%) Problem Management
8 2 (5.56%) Use Case
8 2 (5.56%) BPMN
8 2 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (5.56%) Supplier Management
8 2 (5.56%) Six Sigma
8 2 (5.56%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) Security Cleared
2 9 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 3 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (5.56%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (5.56%) Degree
6 1 (2.78%) CCNA
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.78%) PMP
6 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.78%) MOS
6 1 (2.78%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) SLA
2 3 (8.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Tivoli
1 3 (8.33%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.67%) HP
2 6 (16.67%) Remedy
3 3 (8.33%) ServiceNow
4 2 (5.56%) BMC
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco