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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Version 3
Rank 137 172 157
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -15
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 20 28 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.57% 0.51% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.63% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 21 43
Average daily rate £474 £473 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.26% +35.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £165 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £601 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £331 £375
% change year-on-year
+16.98% -11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £17.98 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £15.44
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +94.33%
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
2957 4410 4960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.70% 80.65% 79.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2396 3433 3638
Average daily rate £475 £463 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £601 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 39 47
Average hourly rate £19.00 £27.37 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.58% +14.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £14.55 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.26 £92.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 29 April 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 April 2016, 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 33 (100.00%) ITIL
2 12 (36.36%) Service Management
2 12 (36.36%) Finance
3 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
3 10 (30.30%) Active Directory
4 9 (27.27%) Project Management
4 9 (27.27%) Windows
4 9 (27.27%) Service Delivery
5 8 (24.24%) ITSM
5 8 (24.24%) DNS
5 8 (24.24%) Oracle
6 7 (21.21%) Change Management
7 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (18.18%) Perl
7 6 (18.18%) Unix
7 6 (18.18%) Configuration Management
7 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
7 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
8 5 (15.15%) Bash Shell
8 5 (15.15%) Ansible
8 5 (15.15%) Windows Server
8 5 (15.15%) Service Design
8 5 (15.15%) HP
8 5 (15.15%) Linux
8 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
8 5 (15.15%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (15.15%) Degree
8 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
8 5 (15.15%) Firewall
9 4 (12.12%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 4 (12.12%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (6.06%) IIS
3 2 (6.06%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.06%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.03%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) DNS
2 5 (15.15%) Firewall
3 4 (12.12%) LDAP
4 3 (9.09%) LAN
4 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 3 (9.09%) WAN
5 2 (6.06%) DHCP
5 2 (6.06%) SSL
6 1 (3.03%) HTTP
6 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) DB2
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.03%) Big Data
3 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.06%) Artifactory
3 1 (3.03%) JIRA
General
1 12 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (15.15%) Service Manager
2 4 (12.12%) Analyst
2 4 (12.12%) Architect
3 3 (9.09%) Finance Manager
3 3 (9.09%) Finance Project Manager
3 3 (9.09%) ITSM Project Manager
3 3 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 3 (9.09%) Software Asset Manager
3 3 (9.09%) Software Manager
4 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Active Directory Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Customer Support Manager
4 2 (6.06%) IT Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Service Continuity Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Support Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) HTML
2 2 (6.06%) Ajax
2 2 (6.06%) Middleware
3 1 (3.03%) CSS
3 1 (3.03%) Web Services
3 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) Clustering
2 3 (9.09%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.03%) CESG
3 1 (3.03%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.03%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.03%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (3.03%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (3.03%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.03%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Windows
2 6 (18.18%) Unix
3 5 (15.15%) Linux
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.06%) AIX
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (6.06%) SUSE
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.03%) Android
6 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.03%) Mac OS
6 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) ITIL
2 12 (36.36%) Service Management
3 9 (27.27%) Project Management
3 9 (27.27%) Service Delivery
4 8 (24.24%) ITSM
5 7 (21.21%) Change Management
6 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (18.18%) Configuration Management
7 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
7 5 (15.15%) Service Design
8 4 (12.12%) Asset Management
8 4 (12.12%) Software Asset Management
9 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (9.09%) Data Protection
9 3 (9.09%) High Availability
9 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
9 3 (9.09%) Problem Management
9 3 (9.09%) Software Audit
9 3 (9.09%) Software Delivery
10 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) Perl
1 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 5 (15.15%) Bash Shell
3 3 (9.09%) Python
4 2 (6.06%) Korn
4 2 (6.06%) VBScript
5 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.03%) SQL
5 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 5 (15.15%) Degree
3 4 (12.12%) DV Cleared
3 4 (12.12%) PMI Certification
3 4 (12.12%) PMP
4 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (6.06%) IISP
5 2 (6.06%) MCSE
5 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.03%) A+ Certification
6 1 (3.03%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (3.03%) CISM
6 1 (3.03%) CISSP
6 1 (3.03%) CLAS
6 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.03%) MCSA
6 1 (3.03%) MCTS
6 1 (3.03%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) COBIT
1 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) GPG13
2 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 10 (30.30%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Ansible
2 2 (6.06%) Puppet
2 2 (6.06%) SCOM
3 1 (3.03%) BladeLogic
3 1 (3.03%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
2 8 (24.24%) Oracle
3 5 (15.15%) HP
4 3 (9.09%) Citrix
4 3 (9.09%) TOWER Software
4 3 (9.09%) VMware
5 2 (6.06%) Apple
5 2 (6.06%) Dell
5 2 (6.06%) IBM
5 2 (6.06%) NetApp
6 1 (3.03%) Adobe
6 1 (3.03%) BMC
6 1 (3.03%) Remedy
6 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow
6 1 (3.03%) SunGard
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £10.00 - £15.00 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £495.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago