The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL Certification in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 285 269 263
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -6
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 382 366 351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.72% 0.72% 0.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.78% 3.88% 4.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 200 212
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £360 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.69% +10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 19 28
Average hourly rate £22.00 £14.50 £17.18
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.72% -15.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £9.00 £13.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £31.56 £33.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £14.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+25.86% -24.67%
ITIL Certification
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10108 9426 8264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.06% 18.65% 17.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 6151 5402 4615
Average daily rate £400 £386 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.62% +2.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £528 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 491 394 428
Average hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £13.47 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £47.00 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in England

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL Certification across the England region.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Trend in England

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the England region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Histogram in England

ITIL Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the England region.

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Trend in England

ITIL Certification
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the England region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Histogram in England

ITIL Certification
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the England region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +30 159 £400 - 40
South East -22 98 £375 -1.96% 12
North West -24 36 £350 -12.50% 1
East of England +7 25 £325 -7.14% 6
Yorkshire -16 24 £325 +6.12% 4
South West -10 16 £363 +107.14% 7
West Midlands -16 12 £388 -3.12% 5
East Midlands -10 9 £400 +17.47% 9
North East -31 3 - -
ITIL Certification
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ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification.

1 833 (100.00%) ITIL
2 214 (25.69%) Service Management
3 190 (22.81%) Finance
4 174 (20.89%) Service Delivery
5 172 (20.65%) Microsoft
6 162 (19.45%) Windows
7 131 (15.73%) PRINCE2
8 129 (15.49%) Project Management
9 111 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 104 (12.48%) Active Directory
11 103 (12.36%) SLA
12 98 (11.76%) Change Management
13 95 (11.40%) MS Office
14 88 (10.56%) VMware
15 87 (10.44%) Security Cleared
16 85 (10.20%) MS Excel
17 84 (10.08%) Data Centre
18 82 (9.84%) ITSM
19 74 (8.88%) HP
19 74 (8.88%) Microsoft Certification
20 72 (8.64%) SQL
21 67 (8.04%) Cisco
21 67 (8.04%) WAN
21 67 (8.04%) Degree
22 63 (7.56%) SC Cleared
22 63 (7.56%) Citrix
22 63 (7.56%) Incident Management
23 61 (7.32%) Firewall
24 55 (6.60%) Migration
25 54 (6.48%) Windows 7

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (4.32%) SharePoint
2 20 (2.40%) MS Exchange
3 17 (2.04%) IIS
4 13 (1.56%) Lync
5 11 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (0.96%) Apache
8 7 (0.84%) CMS
8 7 (0.84%) WorkSite
9 5 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (0.60%) Tomcat
9 5 (0.60%) IBM Notes
10 4 (0.48%) JBoss
10 4 (0.48%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.48%) OpenStack
10 4 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (0.36%) Lotus Domino
12 2 (0.24%) MQSeries
Applications
1 95 (11.40%) MS Office
2 85 (10.20%) MS Excel
3 33 (3.96%) MS Project
4 24 (2.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 22 (2.64%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.36%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (2.28%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.36%) assyst
5 3 (0.36%) Primavera
6 2 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.24%) Agresso
6 2 (0.24%) SimCorp Dimension
6 2 (0.24%) Cerner Millennium
6 2 (0.24%) Eagle PACE
6 2 (0.24%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.12%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.12%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.80%) SaaS
2 14 (1.68%) Office 365
3 11 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (1.20%) PaaS
5 5 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.12%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.12%) IaaS
7 1 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.12%) SoftLayer
7 1 (0.12%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 67 (8.04%) WAN
2 61 (7.32%) Firewall
3 51 (6.12%) LAN
4 36 (4.32%) SSL
5 32 (3.84%) Cisco ASA
6 28 (3.36%) SAN
7 27 (3.24%) Network Security
8 24 (2.88%) DNS
9 22 (2.64%) TCP/IP
10 17 (2.04%) VPN
11 14 (1.68%) DHCP
12 11 (1.32%) Internet
13 10 (1.20%) Wireless
14 8 (0.96%) MPLS
14 8 (0.96%) VoIP
14 8 (0.96%) HTTP
15 6 (0.72%) FTP
15 6 (0.72%) SMTP
15 6 (0.72%) 3G
16 5 (0.60%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (3.48%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
2 9 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
2 9 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (1.08%) Oracle Database
3 7 (0.84%) MySQL
4 6 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (0.60%) Oracle OWB
5 5 (0.60%) MongoDB
5 5 (0.60%) SAP HANA
5 5 (0.60%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (0.48%) Big Data
6 4 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (0.48%) MS Access
7 3 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.24%) QlikView
8 2 (0.24%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (0.72%) PVCS
3 5 (0.60%) InstallShield
3 5 (0.60%) Subversion
3 5 (0.60%) JIRA
3 5 (0.60%) Oracle APEX
4 4 (0.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (0.48%) Toad
5 2 (0.24%) Ant
5 2 (0.24%) JUnit
5 2 (0.24%) Selenium
5 2 (0.24%) Maven
5 2 (0.24%) JMeter
5 2 (0.24%) Rational Rose
6 1 (0.12%) Fiddler
6 1 (0.12%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.12%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.12%) MSI
6 1 (0.12%) ClearCase
General
1 190 (22.81%) Finance
2 38 (4.56%) Telecoms
3 36 (4.32%) Banking
4 23 (2.76%) Legal
5 22 (2.64%) Law
6 17 (2.04%) Retail
7 14 (1.68%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.56%) Automotive
8 13 (1.56%) Marketing
9 11 (1.32%) Investment Banking
10 8 (0.96%) Electronics
10 8 (0.96%) Spanish Language
11 7 (0.84%) Local Government
12 6 (0.72%) Portuguese Language
12 6 (0.72%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.48%) Front Office
13 4 (0.48%) Back Office
14 3 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.36%) Billing
14 3 (0.36%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 189 (22.69%) Analyst
2 151 (18.13%) Service Manager
3 78 (9.36%) Project Manager
4 69 (8.28%) Service Analyst
5 56 (6.72%) Delivery Manager
6 54 (6.48%) Services Delivery Manager
7 33 (3.96%) Transition Manager
8 32 (3.84%) Incident Manager
8 32 (3.84%) Support Engineer
9 31 (3.72%) Support Analyst
10 30 (3.60%) Service Desk Analyst
11 28 (3.36%) Consultant
11 28 (3.36%) IT Services Manager
12 27 (3.24%) Architect
13 26 (3.12%) Administrator
14 23 (2.76%) Business Analyst
14 23 (2.76%) Technical Analyst
15 22 (2.64%) Applications Support
16 20 (2.40%) Change Manager
16 20 (2.40%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.32%) HTML
2 10 (1.20%) .NET
3 8 (0.96%) Web Services
3 8 (0.96%) XML
4 7 (0.84%) CSS
4 7 (0.84%) EDI
4 7 (0.84%) Java EE
5 5 (0.60%) Software Packaging
5 5 (0.60%) Drools
6 4 (0.48%) Middleware
7 3 (0.36%) Application Packaging
7 3 (0.36%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.24%) CGI
8 2 (0.24%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (0.12%) Spring
9 1 (0.12%) Ajax
9 1 (0.12%) Apache Flex
9 1 (0.12%) jQuery
9 1 (0.12%) SOAP
9 1 (0.12%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 84 (10.08%) Data Centre
2 46 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (4.56%) Management Information System
4 30 (3.60%) PKI
5 13 (1.56%) CMDB
6 11 (1.32%) Fat Client
6 11 (1.32%) PMI
6 11 (1.32%) Thin Client
6 11 (1.32%) Clustering
6 11 (1.32%) Smart Meter
7 10 (1.20%) Performance Metrics
8 9 (1.08%) Enterprise Storage
8 9 (1.08%) Blackberry
9 8 (0.96%) NHS
10 7 (0.84%) Computer Science
10 7 (0.84%) iPad
10 7 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (0.72%) PDA
11 6 (0.72%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 162 (19.45%) Windows
2 54 (6.48%) Windows 7
3 45 (5.40%) Linux
4 42 (5.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 38 (4.56%) UNIX
6 35 (4.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 31 (3.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (2.40%) Windows XP
9 9 (1.08%) Solaris
9 9 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (1.08%) Windows 8
10 7 (0.84%) Data ONTAP
11 5 (0.60%) Windows 2000 Server
11 5 (0.60%) Mac OS X
11 5 (0.60%) AIX
12 4 (0.48%) Android
13 3 (0.36%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.24%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.12%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 833 (100.00%) ITIL
2 214 (25.69%) Service Management
3 174 (20.89%) Service Delivery
4 131 (15.73%) PRINCE2
5 129 (15.49%) Project Management
6 111 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 98 (11.76%) Change Management
8 82 (9.84%) ITSM
9 63 (7.56%) Incident Management
10 55 (6.60%) Migration
11 47 (5.64%) Problem Management
12 40 (4.80%) Release Management
13 35 (4.20%) Configuration Management
14 32 (3.84%) Continuous Improvement
14 32 (3.84%) Kalman Filter
15 28 (3.36%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 27 (3.24%) Business Analysis
16 27 (3.24%) CRM
16 27 (3.24%) SIEM
17 26 (3.12%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (8.64%) SQL
2 29 (3.48%) PowerShell
3 23 (2.76%) Shell Script
4 17 (2.04%) PL/SQL
5 16 (1.92%) JavaScript
6 14 (1.68%) Java
7 13 (1.56%) T-SQL
8 10 (1.20%) C#
8 10 (1.20%) VBA
8 10 (1.20%) Python
9 9 (1.08%) C++
9 9 (1.08%) Perl
10 6 (0.72%) C
10 6 (0.72%) Ruby
11 5 (0.60%) Korn
12 3 (0.36%) VB
13 2 (0.24%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.12%) C-shell
14 1 (0.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 87 (10.44%) Security Cleared
2 74 (8.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 67 (8.04%) Degree
4 63 (7.56%) SC Cleared
5 40 (4.80%) MCSE
6 38 (4.56%) PMI Certification
7 33 (3.96%) CISSP
8 30 (3.60%) MCP
8 30 (3.60%) PMP
9 28 (3.36%) CISM
10 27 (3.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 24 (2.88%) CISMP
12 21 (2.52%) Cisco Certification
13 15 (1.80%) DV Cleared
14 14 (1.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 13 (1.56%) ISEB
15 13 (1.56%) CCENT
16 12 (1.44%) CCNA
17 11 (1.32%) Citrix Certification
18 9 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (12.36%) SLA
2 46 (5.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 44 (5.28%) QA
4 10 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (0.84%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.36%) COBIT
6 3 (0.36%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.12%) TickIT
7 1 (0.12%) P3O
7 1 (0.12%) PMBOK
System Software
1 104 (12.48%) Active Directory
2 50 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.56%) VMware ESX
4 12 (1.44%) XenApp
5 9 (1.08%) Hyper-V
6 8 (0.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 8 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (0.84%) Terminal Services
8 6 (0.72%) VMware Workstation
9 4 (0.48%) MetaFrame
9 4 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (0.48%) vSphere
9 4 (0.48%) Oracle Clusterware
10 3 (0.36%) VMware Server
10 3 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.12%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.12%) Snort
11 1 (0.12%) Squid
11 1 (0.12%) Firmware
11 1 (0.12%) Samba
Systems Management
1 23 (2.76%) SCCM
2 7 (0.84%) OpenView
2 7 (0.84%) NetBackup
3 6 (0.72%) SCOM
4 5 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.48%) Data Guard
5 4 (0.48%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (0.48%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (0.36%) Nagios
6 3 (0.36%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.36%) DameWare
6 3 (0.36%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (0.36%) HP SIM
6 3 (0.36%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.24%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (0.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.24%) Nessus
7 2 (0.24%) CiscoWorks
7 2 (0.24%) Netcool
Vendors
1 172 (20.65%) Microsoft
2 88 (10.56%) VMware
3 74 (8.88%) HP
4 67 (8.04%) Cisco
5 63 (7.56%) Citrix
6 49 (5.88%) Oracle
7 48 (5.76%) Remedy
8 34 (4.08%) CheckPoint
9 26 (3.12%) SAP
9 26 (3.12%) Kaspersky
9 26 (3.12%) ServiceNow
10 25 (3.00%) Clearswift
11 17 (2.04%) NetApp
12 16 (1.92%) BMC
12 16 (1.92%) LANDesk
13 15 (1.80%) Planview
14 10 (1.20%) IBM
14 10 (1.20%) Red Hat
15 9 (1.08%) Dell
15 9 (1.08%) EMC
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