The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
London / City of London
Rank 52 33 28
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -5
Contract jobs citing ITIL 114 153 286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.94% 4.98% 5.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.58% 5.88% 6.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 101 213
Median daily rate £413 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £185 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 7
Median hourly rate £16.15 £22.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.59% +76.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.30 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.79%

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
2489 2603 4182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 86.01% 84.71% 81.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1978 2047 3286
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £320 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 25 35
Median hourly rate £55.00 £35.60 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.51% +74.10%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

ITIL
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 across the City of London region.

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the City of London region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

ITIL
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 across the City of London region.

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 100 (35.97%) Finance
2 91 (32.73%) Windows
3 64 (23.02%) Service Management
4 61 (21.94%) Microsoft
5 49 (17.63%) Linux
6 48 (17.27%) Active Directory
6 48 (17.27%) Banking
7 43 (15.47%) ITSM
8 42 (15.11%) Windows Server
9 40 (14.39%) Project Management
10 36 (12.95%) SharePoint
10 36 (12.95%) ITIL V3
11 33 (11.87%) Oracle
11 33 (11.87%) MS Office
12 32 (11.51%) Change Management
13 31 (11.15%) Configuration Management
13 31 (11.15%) Agile Software Development
14 30 (10.79%) ITIL Certification
14 30 (10.79%) Security Cleared
14 30 (10.79%) Analytical Skills
15 28 (10.07%) SQL Server
15 28 (10.07%) SQL
15 28 (10.07%) MS Excel
15 28 (10.07%) VMware
16 27 (9.71%) Windows Server 2008
17 26 (9.35%) PRINCE2
18 25 (8.99%) Citrix
18 25 (8.99%) DNS
18 25 (8.99%) Firewall
18 25 (8.99%) Windows 7

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 36 (12.95%) SharePoint
2 18 (6.47%) MS Exchange
3 15 (5.40%) IIS
4 11 (3.96%) SharePoint 2013
5 10 (3.60%) WebSphere
6 9 (3.24%) Skype for Business
7 8 (2.88%) Tomcat
8 7 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (2.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (1.08%) Apache
11 3 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (1.08%) Confluence
11 3 (1.08%) JBoss
11 3 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.72%) NServiceBus
13 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.36%) GroupWise
13 1 (0.36%) SAS
13 1 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 33 (11.87%) MS Office
2 28 (10.07%) MS Excel
3 11 (3.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.16%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.80%) MS Project
6 2 (0.72%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (3.24%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.36%) CA PPM
3 1 (0.36%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.36%) RMDS
3 1 (0.36%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 1 (0.36%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.19%) Office 365
2 16 (5.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.52%) IaaS
4 5 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.08%) SaaS
6 2 (0.72%) IBM Blueworks
6 2 (0.72%) PaaS
7 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.36%) G Suite
7 1 (0.36%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.36%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.99%) DNS
1 25 (8.99%) Firewall
2 22 (7.91%) LAN
3 20 (7.19%) DHCP
4 16 (5.76%) WAN
5 14 (5.04%) TCP/IP
6 10 (3.60%) SAN
6 10 (3.60%) VPN
7 8 (2.88%) Skype
8 7 (2.52%) ISDN
8 7 (2.52%) Unified Communications
9 6 (2.16%) Internet
9 6 (2.16%) Network Security
10 5 (1.80%) Wireless
11 4 (1.44%) SSL
11 4 (1.44%) VLAN
11 4 (1.44%) VoIP
11 4 (1.44%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (1.44%) WLAN
12 3 (1.08%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (10.07%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.12%) Oracle Database
3 8 (2.88%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (2.16%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.44%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (1.44%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.08%) DB2
6 3 (1.08%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.72%) MySQL
7 2 (0.72%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.36%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 8 (2.88%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.16%) JIRA
3 2 (0.72%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.72%) MSI
3 2 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.72%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.72%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.36%) Ant
4 1 (0.36%) Hudson
4 1 (0.36%) Maven
4 1 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.36%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.36%) Subversion
4 1 (0.36%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.36%) Toad
General
1 100 (35.97%) Finance
2 48 (17.27%) Banking
3 18 (6.47%) Legal
4 13 (4.68%) Law
5 9 (3.24%) Financial Institution
6 7 (2.52%) Investment Banking
7 6 (2.16%) French Language
7 6 (2.16%) Retail
7 6 (2.16%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.44%) Spanish Language
9 3 (1.08%) Back Office
9 3 (1.08%) Games
9 3 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.72%) Marketing
11 1 (0.36%) Advertising
11 1 (0.36%) Electronics
11 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 77 (27.70%) Analyst
2 21 (7.55%) Service Analyst
3 19 (6.83%) Administrator
3 19 (6.83%) Service Manager
4 17 (6.12%) Support Analyst
5 15 (5.40%) Business Analyst
5 15 (5.40%) Consultant
6 13 (4.68%) Service Desk Analyst
7 11 (3.96%) 2nd Line Support
7 11 (3.96%) Applications Support
7 11 (3.96%) Developer
8 10 (3.60%) DBA
8 10 (3.60%) Network Engineer
9 9 (3.24%) Project Manager
9 9 (3.24%) Support Engineer
9 9 (3.24%) Systems Analyst
10 7 (2.52%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 7 (2.52%) Applications Support Analyst
10 7 (2.52%) Configuration Analyst
11 6 (2.16%) SharePoint Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.88%) Middleware
2 7 (2.52%) .NET
3 6 (2.16%) XML
4 5 (1.80%) HTML
4 5 (1.80%) SOAP
5 4 (1.44%) Web Services
6 3 (1.08%) 802.1X
6 3 (1.08%) REST
7 2 (0.72%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.72%) JSON
7 2 (0.72%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 1 (0.36%) Ajax
8 1 (0.36%) COM
8 1 (0.36%) CSS
8 1 (0.36%) IBM Integration Bus
8 1 (0.36%) jQuery
8 1 (0.36%) ODBC
8 1 (0.36%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.36%) XMPP
8 1 (0.36%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 30 (10.79%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (7.19%) Management Information System
3 19 (6.83%) Data Centre
4 17 (6.12%) CMDB
5 11 (3.96%) Virtual Team
6 10 (3.60%) Blackberry
7 9 (3.24%) Fixed Income
8 7 (2.52%) Replication
8 7 (2.52%) User Experience
9 6 (2.16%) Clustering
9 6 (2.16%) Equities
9 6 (2.16%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (1.80%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.80%) Hedge funds
11 4 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (1.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 3 (1.08%) e-Learning
12 3 (1.08%) Fat Client
12 3 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
12 3 (1.08%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 91 (32.73%) Windows
2 49 (17.63%) Linux
3 42 (15.11%) Windows Server
4 27 (9.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (8.99%) Windows 7
6 19 (6.83%) Unix
7 14 (5.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (4.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (4.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (2.16%) Android
9 6 (2.16%) Mac OS
10 5 (1.80%) AIX
10 5 (1.80%) Solaris
10 5 (1.80%) Windows 10
11 4 (1.44%) SUSE
11 4 (1.44%) Windows XP
12 3 (1.08%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.08%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.08%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.72%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (23.02%) Service Management
2 43 (15.47%) ITSM
3 40 (14.39%) Project Management
4 36 (12.95%) ITIL V3
5 32 (11.51%) Change Management
6 31 (11.15%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (11.15%) Configuration Management
7 26 (9.35%) PRINCE2
8 24 (8.63%) Service Delivery
9 21 (7.55%) Incident Management
10 20 (7.19%) Migration
10 20 (7.19%) Problem Management
11 18 (6.47%) Release Management
11 18 (6.47%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (5.40%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (4.68%) Asset Management
13 13 (4.68%) Business Analysis
14 12 (4.32%) Disaster Recovery
14 12 (4.32%) Mentoring
15 11 (3.96%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 28 (10.07%) SQL
2 18 (6.47%) PowerShell
3 11 (3.96%) Bash Shell
3 11 (3.96%) Java
4 10 (3.60%) Perl
4 10 (3.60%) Python
5 7 (2.52%) C
6 6 (2.16%) JavaScript
7 5 (1.80%) Ruby
8 4 (1.44%) C#
9 3 (1.08%) Korn
9 3 (1.08%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.08%) VB
10 2 (0.72%) PHP
10 2 (0.72%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.72%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.36%) C++
11 1 (0.36%) VB6
11 1 (0.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (10.79%) ITIL Certification
1 30 (10.79%) Security Cleared
2 20 (7.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (6.83%) Degree
4 16 (5.76%) SC Cleared
5 14 (5.04%) MCSE
6 10 (3.60%) DV Cleared
7 9 (3.24%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (3.24%) ISEB
8 7 (2.52%) CISSP
9 6 (2.16%) CBAP
9 6 (2.16%) CCA
9 6 (2.16%) CCNA
9 6 (2.16%) CISA
10 5 (1.80%) Chartered Engineer
10 5 (1.80%) CITP
10 5 (1.80%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (1.80%) Oracle Certification
10 5 (1.80%) RHCE
11 4 (1.44%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.55%) SLA
2 12 (4.32%) COBIT
3 10 (3.60%) PCI DSS
3 10 (3.60%) QA
4 9 (3.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (2.16%) ISO 9001
6 5 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (1.08%) SEPA
8 2 (0.72%) Basel III
9 1 (0.36%) DICOM
9 1 (0.36%) HL7
9 1 (0.36%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.36%) WCAG
System Software
1 48 (17.27%) Active Directory
2 19 (6.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.88%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (2.52%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.80%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.44%) vSphere
7 3 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (1.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (1.08%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (1.08%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.72%) Terminal Server
8 2 (0.72%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.36%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.36%) SRDF
9 1 (0.36%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.36%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.36%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.36%) XenApp
9 1 (0.36%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (6.12%) SCCM
2 13 (4.68%) Tivoli
3 10 (3.60%) Puppet
4 5 (1.80%) NetBackup
4 5 (1.80%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.80%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 3 (1.08%) Ansible
5 3 (1.08%) Data Guard
5 3 (1.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (1.08%) SCOM
5 3 (1.08%) WSUS
6 2 (0.72%) Casper Suite
6 2 (0.72%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.36%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (0.36%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.36%) SCSM
7 1 (0.36%) SnapVault
7 1 (0.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.36%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 61 (21.94%) Microsoft
2 33 (11.87%) Oracle
3 28 (10.07%) VMware
4 25 (8.99%) Citrix
5 22 (7.91%) ServiceNow
6 21 (7.55%) Cisco
7 18 (6.47%) Remedy
8 14 (5.04%) HP
9 13 (4.68%) IBM
10 12 (4.32%) Red Hat
11 8 (2.88%) Interwoven
12 7 (2.52%) LANDesk
12 7 (2.52%) WorldPay
13 6 (2.16%) Apple
13 6 (2.16%) EMC
13 6 (2.16%) NetIQ
13 6 (2.16%) SolarWinds
13 6 (2.16%) Splunk
14 5 (1.80%) Dell
14 5 (1.80%) Veritas
City, London
I3
Rate: £340 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £700.00 - £800.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £500 to £510 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago