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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
London / City of London
Rank 57 31 27
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -4
Contract jobs citing ITIL 107 162 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.61% 5.16% 5.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.27% 5.96% 6.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 112 221
Median daily rate £425 £383 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -7.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £196 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 5
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.25 £15.61
% change year-on-year
-7.24% +10.50%

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
2505 2719 4290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.54% 86.65% 82.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1979 2157 3349
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 £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 30 33
Median hourly rate £21.75 £22.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.13% -6.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 89 (36.33%) Finance
2 78 (31.84%) Windows
3 60 (24.49%) Service Management
4 52 (21.22%) Microsoft
5 42 (17.14%) Project Management
6 41 (16.73%) Active Directory
6 41 (16.73%) Linux
7 32 (13.06%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (13.06%) Windows Server
8 31 (12.65%) Analytical Skills
9 30 (12.24%) Banking
10 29 (11.84%) Change Management
11 28 (11.43%) SQL
11 28 (11.43%) Security Cleared
12 27 (11.02%) Citrix
12 27 (11.02%) ITSM
12 27 (11.02%) VMware
12 27 (11.02%) ITIL V3
13 26 (10.61%) MS Office
13 26 (10.61%) PRINCE2
14 25 (10.20%) ITIL Certification
14 25 (10.20%) Firewall
15 24 (9.80%) Cisco
15 24 (9.80%) LAN
15 24 (9.80%) Oracle
16 23 (9.39%) Configuration Management
17 22 (8.98%) Service Delivery
17 22 (8.98%) MS Excel
17 22 (8.98%) SharePoint
17 22 (8.98%) 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 22 (8.98%) SharePoint
2 17 (6.94%) MS Exchange
3 13 (5.31%) IIS
4 11 (4.49%) WebSphere
5 9 (3.67%) Skype for Business
6 8 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (2.86%) Tomcat
8 5 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (1.63%) JBoss
10 3 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (1.22%) Confluence
11 2 (0.82%) Apache
11 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.82%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 26 (10.61%) MS Office
2 22 (8.98%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.04%) MS Project
5 4 (1.63%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.22%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.41%) CA PPM
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.41%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 1 (0.41%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.16%) Office 365
2 16 (6.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.86%) IaaS
4 6 (2.45%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (1.22%) SaaS
7 2 (0.82%) PaaS
8 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.41%) G Suite
8 1 (0.41%) IBM Blueworks
8 1 (0.41%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.41%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.41%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 25 (10.20%) Firewall
2 24 (9.80%) LAN
3 19 (7.76%) WAN
4 17 (6.94%) DHCP
4 17 (6.94%) DNS
5 14 (5.71%) VPN
6 11 (4.49%) TCP/IP
7 9 (3.67%) Skype
7 9 (3.67%) Unified Communications
8 7 (2.86%) SAN
8 7 (2.86%) Wireless
9 6 (2.45%) Internet
9 6 (2.45%) ISDN
9 6 (2.45%) Network Security
10 5 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (2.04%) SSL
11 4 (1.63%) VoIP
11 4 (1.63%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (1.22%) BGP
12 3 (1.22%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.31%) Oracle Database
3 6 (2.45%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (1.63%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (1.63%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (1.63%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.22%) Big Data
5 3 (1.22%) DB2
5 3 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.82%) MySQL
6 2 (0.82%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (0.82%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (3.27%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.45%) JIRA
3 3 (1.22%) MSI
4 2 (0.82%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.82%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.82%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.41%) Ant
5 1 (0.41%) Hudson
5 1 (0.41%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.41%) Maven
5 1 (0.41%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.41%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.41%) Subversion
5 1 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.41%) Toad
General
1 89 (36.33%) Finance
2 30 (12.24%) Banking
3 18 (7.35%) Legal
4 15 (6.12%) Law
5 10 (4.08%) Financial Institution
6 8 (3.27%) Retail
7 7 (2.86%) Investment Banking
7 7 (2.86%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.22%) French Language
8 3 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.22%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.82%) Advertising
9 2 (0.82%) Back Office
9 2 (0.82%) Marketing
10 1 (0.41%) Electronics
10 1 (0.41%) Front Office
10 1 (0.41%) Games
10 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.41%) Publishing
10 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (26.12%) Analyst
2 19 (7.76%) Business Analyst
3 17 (6.94%) Service Manager
4 15 (6.12%) Service Analyst
4 15 (6.12%) Support Analyst
5 12 (4.90%) 2nd Line Support
5 12 (4.90%) Administrator
5 12 (4.90%) Project Manager
6 10 (4.08%) Support Engineer
7 9 (3.67%) Applications Support
7 9 (3.67%) Consultant
7 9 (3.67%) Network Engineer
7 9 (3.67%) Service Desk Analyst
8 8 (3.27%) Architect
8 8 (3.27%) Developer
9 7 (2.86%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 7 (2.86%) DBA
9 7 (2.86%) Desktop Support
9 7 (2.86%) Release Manager
9 7 (2.86%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.86%) Middleware
2 6 (2.45%) .NET
3 4 (1.63%) HTML
3 4 (1.63%) SOAP
3 4 (1.63%) Web Services
3 4 (1.63%) XML
4 3 (1.22%) 802.1X
4 3 (1.22%) REST
5 2 (0.82%) CSS
5 2 (0.82%) JSON
5 2 (0.82%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 2 (0.82%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.41%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (0.41%) jQuery
6 1 (0.41%) MSMQ
6 1 (0.41%) RSS
6 1 (0.41%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.41%) Spring
6 1 (0.41%) XMPP
6 1 (0.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.65%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.35%) Data Centre
2 18 (7.35%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.08%) Virtual Team
4 8 (3.27%) CMDB
4 8 (3.27%) User Experience
5 7 (2.86%) Blackberry
6 6 (2.45%) Hedge funds
7 5 (2.04%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.04%) Equities
7 5 (2.04%) Fixed Income
7 5 (2.04%) NHS
7 5 (2.04%) Replication
8 4 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.63%) Fat Client
8 4 (1.63%) Thin Client
8 4 (1.63%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.22%) Clustering
9 3 (1.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (1.22%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 78 (31.84%) Windows
2 41 (16.73%) Linux
3 32 (13.06%) Windows Server
4 22 (8.98%) Windows 7
5 18 (7.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (6.94%) Unix
7 9 (3.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (2.45%) Mac OS
10 5 (2.04%) Android
10 5 (2.04%) Windows 10
11 4 (1.63%) AIX
11 4 (1.63%) Solaris
11 4 (1.63%) Windows XP
12 3 (1.22%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.22%) Oracle Linux
12 3 (1.22%) SUSE
13 2 (0.82%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.82%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (24.49%) Service Management
2 42 (17.14%) Project Management
3 32 (13.06%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (11.84%) Change Management
5 27 (11.02%) ITIL V3
5 27 (11.02%) ITSM
6 26 (10.61%) PRINCE2
7 23 (9.39%) Configuration Management
8 22 (8.98%) Service Delivery
9 20 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (7.35%) Incident Management
11 17 (6.94%) Migration
11 17 (6.94%) Problem Management
12 15 (6.12%) Release Management
13 13 (5.31%) Business Analysis
13 13 (5.31%) Disaster Recovery
14 12 (4.90%) Asset Management
14 12 (4.90%) Continuous Improvement
15 11 (4.49%) Document Management
15 11 (4.49%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 28 (11.43%) SQL
2 15 (6.12%) PowerShell
3 11 (4.49%) Bash Shell
4 10 (4.08%) Python
5 8 (3.27%) Perl
6 6 (2.45%) JavaScript
7 5 (2.04%) Java
8 4 (1.63%) C
9 3 (1.22%) C#
9 3 (1.22%) Korn
9 3 (1.22%) Ruby
9 3 (1.22%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.22%) VB
10 2 (0.82%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.82%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.82%) VBScript
11 1 (0.41%) PHP
11 1 (0.41%) VB6
Qualifications
1 28 (11.43%) Security Cleared
2 25 (10.20%) ITIL Certification
3 20 (8.16%) Degree
4 17 (6.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (5.31%) DV Cleared
6 12 (4.90%) MCSE
7 11 (4.49%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (4.49%) ISEB
7 11 (4.49%) SC Cleared
8 7 (2.86%) CBAP
9 6 (2.45%) CCNA
9 6 (2.45%) CCNP
9 6 (2.45%) Chartered Engineer
9 6 (2.45%) CITP
10 4 (1.63%) MCITP
10 4 (1.63%) MCTS
11 3 (1.22%) CISSP
11 3 (1.22%) MCSA
11 3 (1.22%) Oracle Certification
11 3 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.76%) SLA
2 9 (3.67%) PCI DSS
2 9 (3.67%) QA
3 5 (2.04%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.63%) COBIT
4 4 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.22%) SEPA
6 1 (0.41%) DICOM
6 1 (0.41%) HL7
6 1 (0.41%) Solvency II
System Software
1 41 (16.73%) Active Directory
2 19 (7.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.86%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.45%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (1.63%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (1.22%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.22%) XenApp
6 3 (1.22%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.82%) Terminal Server
7 2 (0.82%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.82%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 2 (0.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (0.82%) vSphere
8 1 (0.41%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.41%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.41%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.41%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.41%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 17 (6.94%) SCCM
2 10 (4.08%) Tivoli
3 9 (3.67%) Puppet
4 5 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.63%) Ansible
5 4 (1.63%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 3 (1.22%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (1.22%) Data Guard
6 3 (1.22%) NetBackup
6 3 (1.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (1.22%) SCOM
6 3 (1.22%) WSUS
7 2 (0.82%) Jamf Pro
8 1 (0.41%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.41%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.41%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (0.41%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.41%) SCSM
8 1 (0.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 52 (21.22%) Microsoft
2 27 (11.02%) Citrix
2 27 (11.02%) VMware
3 24 (9.80%) Cisco
3 24 (9.80%) Oracle
4 15 (6.12%) ServiceNow
5 14 (5.71%) HP
6 11 (4.49%) Remedy
7 9 (3.67%) IBM
8 8 (3.27%) Interwoven
8 8 (3.27%) Red Hat
8 8 (3.27%) SolarWinds
9 7 (2.86%) F5
9 7 (2.86%) WorldPay
10 6 (2.45%) Apple
10 6 (2.45%) SAP
11 5 (2.04%) CheckPoint
11 5 (2.04%) Splunk
11 5 (2.04%) Wyse
12 4 (1.63%) Sonus
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £120.00 - £155.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £35000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £575 - £625 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 6 days ago