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 8 December 2016 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 54 37 25
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -12
Contract jobs citing ITIL 131 160 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 4.12% 4.64% 5.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.73% 5.52% 7.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 113 226
Median daily rate £385 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £176 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 21
Median hourly rate £19.00 £23.75 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +63.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.69 £22.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.40 £26.40 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
ITIL
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
2769 2898 4643
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 86.99% 84.07% 80.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2193 2324 3635
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 £363 £308 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 23 50
Median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £18.70 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.60 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 8 December 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the City of London region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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.

1 119 (35.31%) Finance
2 106 (31.45%) Windows
3 82 (24.33%) Microsoft
4 74 (21.96%) Service Management
5 64 (18.99%) Active Directory
6 62 (18.40%) Banking
7 59 (17.51%) Linux
8 50 (14.84%) ITSM
9 47 (13.95%) Project Management
9 47 (13.95%) Windows Server
10 45 (13.35%) ITIL V3
11 42 (12.46%) SharePoint
12 41 (12.17%) Oracle
12 41 (12.17%) ITIL Certification
12 41 (12.17%) DNS
13 39 (11.57%) PRINCE2
13 39 (11.57%) VMware
14 38 (11.28%) Configuration Management
14 38 (11.28%) Change Management
15 37 (10.98%) Agile Software Development
16 36 (10.68%) MS Office
17 35 (10.39%) Security Cleared
18 33 (9.79%) Unix
18 33 (9.79%) SQL Server
19 32 (9.50%) Migration
19 32 (9.50%) Analytical Skills
20 31 (9.20%) SQL
20 31 (9.20%) MS Excel
20 31 (9.20%) Firewall
21 30 (8.90%) Citrix

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 42 (12.46%) SharePoint
2 23 (6.82%) MS Exchange
3 19 (5.64%) IIS
4 11 (3.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 11 (3.26%) SharePoint 2013
5 10 (2.97%) Skype for Business
6 9 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (2.67%) Tomcat
6 9 (2.67%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.19%) Apache
8 4 (1.19%) Confluence
8 4 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.89%) JBoss
10 2 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.59%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.30%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.30%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.30%) Quickr
11 1 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 36 (10.68%) MS Office
2 31 (9.20%) MS Excel
3 11 (3.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (2.37%) MS Project
5 6 (1.78%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.59%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 10 (2.97%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.59%) Documaker
4 1 (0.30%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.30%) Faxination
4 1 (0.30%) HFM
4 1 (0.30%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.30%) RMDS
4 1 (0.30%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 1 (0.30%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.30%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.30%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 27 (8.01%) Office 365
2 18 (5.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.08%) IaaS
4 5 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.19%) Mimecast
6 3 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.59%) G Suite
7 2 (0.59%) IBM Blueworks
7 2 (0.59%) SaaS
8 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.30%) PaaS
8 1 (0.30%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.30%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 41 (12.17%) DNS
2 31 (9.20%) Firewall
3 25 (7.42%) DHCP
3 25 (7.42%) TCP/IP
4 17 (5.04%) LAN
5 16 (4.75%) SAN
6 15 (4.45%) WAN
7 9 (2.67%) Network Security
8 8 (2.37%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (2.37%) ISDN
8 8 (2.37%) MPLS
8 8 (2.37%) Skype
8 8 (2.37%) VPN
9 7 (2.08%) Internet
9 7 (2.08%) LDAP
9 7 (2.08%) NAS
9 7 (2.08%) Unified Communications
9 7 (2.08%) Wireless
10 6 (1.78%) HTTP
11 5 (1.48%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (9.79%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.34%) Oracle Database
3 8 (2.37%) Oracle Database 12c
4 7 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (1.78%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (1.78%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.89%) DB2
7 3 (0.89%) MySQL
7 3 (0.89%) Oracle Exadata
7 3 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.89%) SSDT
8 2 (0.59%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.30%) Electronic Patient Records
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.30%) QlikView
9 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (2.67%) Git (software)
2 8 (2.37%) JIRA
3 6 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.48%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.48%) TeamCity
5 4 (1.19%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.89%) Selenium
6 3 (0.89%) WiX
7 2 (0.59%) eggPlant
7 2 (0.59%) Fiddler
7 2 (0.59%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.59%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.59%) Xcode
8 1 (0.30%) Bower
8 1 (0.30%) Maven
8 1 (0.30%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.30%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.30%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.30%) Subversion
8 1 (0.30%) Toad
General
1 119 (35.31%) Finance
2 62 (18.40%) Banking
3 20 (5.93%) Legal
4 14 (4.15%) Financial Institution
4 14 (4.15%) Law
5 10 (2.97%) Retail
6 9 (2.67%) Investment Banking
7 8 (2.37%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.78%) French Language
9 4 (1.19%) Back Office
9 4 (1.19%) Spanish Language
10 3 (0.89%) Advertising
10 3 (0.89%) Games
11 2 (0.59%) Front Office
11 2 (0.59%) German Language
11 2 (0.59%) Marketing
12 1 (0.30%) Billing
12 1 (0.30%) Military
12 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 83 (24.63%) Analyst
2 27 (8.01%) Administrator
3 21 (6.23%) Consultant
4 20 (5.93%) Service Analyst
5 19 (5.64%) Service Manager
5 19 (5.64%) Support Analyst
6 14 (4.15%) Service Desk Analyst
7 13 (3.86%) Applications Support
7 13 (3.86%) Business Analyst
8 12 (3.56%) Linux Administrator
8 12 (3.56%) Network Engineer
8 12 (3.56%) Support Engineer
9 11 (3.26%) Project Manager
10 10 (2.97%) 2nd Line Support
10 10 (2.97%) IT Manager
10 10 (2.97%) Senior Linux Administrator
10 10 (2.97%) Systems Analyst
11 9 (2.67%) Applications Support Analyst
11 9 (2.67%) DBA
11 9 (2.67%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.15%) Middleware
2 11 (3.26%) XML
3 8 (2.37%) .NET
3 8 (2.37%) HTML
4 5 (1.48%) Ajax
4 5 (1.48%) Web Services
5 4 (1.19%) 802.1X
5 4 (1.19%) CSS
5 4 (1.19%) SOAP
6 3 (0.89%) JSON
6 3 (0.89%) REST
7 2 (0.59%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.59%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (0.59%) Gherkin
7 2 (0.59%) J2EE
7 2 (0.59%) Java EE
7 2 (0.59%) JMS
7 2 (0.59%) LAMP
7 2 (0.59%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 2 (0.59%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 32 (9.50%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (7.12%) Management Information System
3 18 (5.34%) CMDB
4 17 (5.04%) Blackberry
4 17 (5.04%) Data Centre
5 14 (4.15%) Virtual Team
6 10 (2.97%) Hedge funds
7 9 (2.67%) Fixed Income
8 7 (2.08%) Clustering
8 7 (2.08%) Equities
9 6 (1.78%) Replication
9 6 (1.78%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (1.48%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.48%) Fat Client
10 5 (1.48%) Thin Client
11 4 (1.19%) PMI
11 4 (1.19%) User Experience
12 3 (0.89%) CLARiiON
12 3 (0.89%) e-Learning
12 3 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 106 (31.45%) Windows
2 59 (17.51%) Linux
3 47 (13.95%) Windows Server
4 33 (9.79%) Unix
5 29 (8.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (7.42%) Windows 7
7 23 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (4.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (4.45%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (3.26%) Android
11 7 (2.08%) AIX
11 7 (2.08%) Mac OS
11 7 (2.08%) Solaris
12 5 (1.48%) Mac OS X
13 4 (1.19%) Apple iOS
13 4 (1.19%) Oracle Linux
13 4 (1.19%) SUSE
13 4 (1.19%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.89%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.89%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (21.96%) Service Management
2 50 (14.84%) ITSM
3 47 (13.95%) Project Management
4 45 (13.35%) ITIL V3
5 39 (11.57%) PRINCE2
6 38 (11.28%) Change Management
6 38 (11.28%) Configuration Management
7 37 (10.98%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (9.50%) Migration
9 28 (8.31%) Service Delivery
10 27 (8.01%) Incident Management
11 26 (7.72%) Problem Management
12 25 (7.42%) Stakeholder Management
13 18 (5.34%) Release Management
14 16 (4.75%) Business Analysis
15 15 (4.45%) Asset Management
15 15 (4.45%) Data Protection
15 15 (4.45%) Mentoring
15 15 (4.45%) Performance Tuning
15 15 (4.45%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 31 (9.20%) SQL
2 21 (6.23%) PowerShell
3 19 (5.64%) Java
4 11 (3.26%) Bash Shell
4 11 (3.26%) Perl
5 8 (2.37%) JavaScript
5 8 (2.37%) Python
6 6 (1.78%) C
6 6 (1.78%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.19%) C#
7 4 (1.19%) Ruby
8 3 (0.89%) Korn
9 2 (0.59%) Apple Swift
9 2 (0.59%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.59%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.30%) C++
10 1 (0.30%) PHP
10 1 (0.30%) SystemTap
10 1 (0.30%) VB
10 1 (0.30%) VB6
Qualifications
1 41 (12.17%) ITIL Certification
2 35 (10.39%) Security Cleared
3 25 (7.42%) Degree
4 24 (7.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (5.34%) MCSE
6 17 (5.04%) SC Cleared
7 15 (4.45%) Cisco Certification
8 14 (4.15%) DV Cleared
8 14 (4.15%) ISEB
9 11 (3.26%) RHCE
10 10 (2.97%) CBAP
10 10 (2.97%) CCNA
10 10 (2.97%) CISSP
10 10 (2.97%) RHCA
11 9 (2.67%) Chartered Engineer
11 9 (2.67%) CITP
11 9 (2.67%) PMP
12 8 (2.37%) CCNP
12 8 (2.37%) PMI Certification
13 7 (2.08%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.82%) SLA
2 13 (3.86%) COBIT
3 11 (3.26%) PCI DSS
4 10 (2.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (2.67%) QA
5 9 (2.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (1.78%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.89%) SEPA
8 2 (0.59%) Basel III
8 2 (0.59%) GPG13
8 2 (0.59%) WCAG
9 1 (0.30%) DICOM
9 1 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.30%) HL7
System Software
1 64 (18.99%) Active Directory
2 26 (7.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.26%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.37%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (1.48%) vSphere
7 3 (0.89%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (0.89%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.59%) DFS Replication
8 2 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.59%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.59%) XenApp
8 2 (0.59%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.30%) SRDF
9 1 (0.30%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.30%) UAG
9 1 (0.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.30%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 19 (5.64%) SCCM
2 14 (4.15%) Tivoli
3 12 (3.56%) Puppet
4 7 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (2.08%) SCOM
5 5 (1.48%) ITRS Geneos
5 5 (1.48%) NetBackup
5 5 (1.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 5 (1.48%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 4 (1.19%) Ansible
7 3 (0.89%) Data Guard
7 3 (0.89%) Nagios
7 3 (0.89%) WSUS
8 2 (0.59%) Casper Suite
8 2 (0.59%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 2 (0.59%) Oracle ZFS
8 2 (0.59%) ServiceCenter
9 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.30%) Thomson Reuters DACS
9 1 (0.30%) Xymon
Vendors
1 82 (24.33%) Microsoft
2 41 (12.17%) Oracle
3 39 (11.57%) VMware
4 30 (8.90%) Citrix
5 29 (8.61%) Cisco
6 19 (5.64%) Red Hat
7 18 (5.34%) HP
7 18 (5.34%) ServiceNow
8 16 (4.75%) Remedy
9 14 (4.15%) IBM
10 11 (3.26%) CheckPoint
11 9 (2.67%) EMC
12 8 (2.37%) Apple
12 8 (2.37%) Dell
13 7 (2.08%) Bloomberg
13 7 (2.08%) Interwoven
13 7 (2.08%) NetApp
13 7 (2.08%) NetIQ
13 7 (2.08%) WorldPay
14 6 (1.78%) F5
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