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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Version 3
Rank 132 157 145
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -12
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 11 33 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.65% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.80% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 31 32
Average daily rate £281 £340 £296
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.27% +14.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £155 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £386 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.97% +10.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £11.55 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+99.13% -23.00%
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
2592 4109 4728
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.05% 81.00% 79.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2049 3217 3399
Average daily rate £488 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 33 53
Average hourly rate £24.00 £23.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.12% -6.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £45.95 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

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 13 February 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 13 February 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 25 (100.00%) ITIL
2 13 (52.00%) Service Management
3 8 (32.00%) ITSM
4 7 (28.00%) PRINCE2
4 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (28.00%) Project Management
4 7 (28.00%) Service Delivery
5 6 (24.00%) Finance
5 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (20.00%) VMware
6 5 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (20.00%) Windows
7 4 (16.00%) DNS
7 4 (16.00%) Change Management
7 4 (16.00%) Degree
7 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
7 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
8 3 (12.00%) Asset Management
8 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
8 3 (12.00%) Android
8 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
8 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
8 3 (12.00%) assyst
8 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
8 3 (12.00%) Firewall
8 3 (12.00%) SLA
8 3 (12.00%) Apple
8 3 (12.00%) PMP

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.00%) CMS
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
3 1 (4.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) assyst
2 1 (4.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) DNS
2 3 (12.00%) Firewall
3 2 (8.00%) LAN
3 2 (8.00%) SSL
3 2 (8.00%) WAN
4 1 (4.00%) BGP
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (4.00%) DHCP
4 1 (4.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (4.00%) H.323
4 1 (4.00%) HTTP
4 1 (4.00%) MGCP
4 1 (4.00%) OSPF
4 1 (4.00%) VoIP
4 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) DB2
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Back Office
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Service Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Services Delivery Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Finance Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Finance Project Manager
4 3 (12.00%) ITSM Project Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Operations Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Service Operations Manager
5 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.00%) Customer Support Manager
5 2 (8.00%) IT Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Junior
5 2 (8.00%) Junior Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Support Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Middleware
2 1 (4.00%) Ajax
2 1 (4.00%) Software Packaging
2 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (4.00%) BYOD
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) PKI
3 1 (4.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Android
2 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.00%) AIX
3 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (8.00%) Linux
3 2 (8.00%) Mac OS
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (8.00%) SUSE
3 2 (8.00%) Unix
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) ITIL
2 13 (52.00%) Service Management
3 8 (32.00%) ITSM
4 7 (28.00%) PRINCE2
4 7 (28.00%) Project Management
4 7 (28.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (16.00%) Change Management
6 3 (12.00%) Asset Management
6 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
7 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.00%) Data Protection
7 2 (8.00%) Load Balancing
7 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.00%) Operations Management
7 2 (8.00%) Release Management
7 2 (8.00%) Software Asset Management
7 2 (8.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (8.00%) Korn
2 2 (8.00%) Perl
2 2 (8.00%) VBScript
3 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
1 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (12.00%) PMP
3 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (4.00%) APMG
4 1 (4.00%) CCDP
4 1 (4.00%) CCIE
4 1 (4.00%) CCNP
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.00%) MCSA
4 1 (4.00%) MCSE
4 1 (4.00%) MCTS
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
2 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (8.00%) vSphere
4 1 (4.00%) BitLocker
4 1 (4.00%) Firmware
4 1 (4.00%) ISA Server
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (4.00%) XenApp
4 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Ansible
1 2 (8.00%) Puppet
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) Casper Suite
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) VMware
3 3 (12.00%) Apple
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle
4 2 (8.00%) BMC
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco
4 2 (8.00%) HP
4 2 (8.00%) IBM
4 2 (8.00%) Remedy
4 2 (8.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (4.00%) Adobe
5 1 (4.00%) Bomgar
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix
5 1 (4.00%) Dell
5 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
City of London
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