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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 273 248 265
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +17
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 356 370 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.71% 0.76% 0.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.80% 4.32% 3.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 221 205
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £165 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 31 20
Average hourly rate £14.50 £19.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.68% -11.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.82 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.56 £37.50 £42.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £19.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +20.00%
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
9377 8570 9492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.64% 17.57% 17.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5393 4754 4971
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £545 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 386 448 579
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.36 £12.05 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £44.95 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-0.45% -9.09%

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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -59 120 £400 +42.85% 30
South East -14 99 £390 +11.42% 29
West Midlands +28 39 £400 +31.14% 4
North West +10 26 £400 +33.33% 11
East of England -16 22 £350 +37.25% 8
South West -32 21 £175 -33.33% 9
Yorkshire +10 11 £306 +17.78% 12
East Midlands +6 10 £341 +143.21% 2
North East - 5 £426 - 1
Midlands +5 3 £350 -12.50%
ITIL Certification
UK

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

1 780 (100.00%) ITIL
2 186 (23.85%) Windows
3 169 (21.67%) Finance
4 168 (21.54%) Service Management
5 151 (19.36%) Microsoft
6 148 (18.97%) PRINCE2
7 129 (16.54%) Service Delivery
8 123 (15.77%) Project Management
9 106 (13.59%) MS Office
10 104 (13.33%) SLA
11 94 (12.05%) Security Cleared
12 87 (11.15%) MS Excel
13 84 (10.77%) Oracle
13 84 (10.77%) Active Directory
14 75 (9.62%) Cisco
14 75 (9.62%) SQL
15 74 (9.49%) VMware
16 68 (8.72%) Change Management
17 66 (8.46%) SharePoint
18 63 (8.08%) SC Cleared
18 63 (8.08%) Degree
19 61 (7.82%) ITSM
19 61 (7.82%) Migration
20 60 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
20 60 (7.69%) HP
21 56 (7.18%) Problem Management
22 51 (6.54%) Incident Management
23 50 (6.41%) Windows 7
23 50 (6.41%) Telecoms
24 48 (6.15%) Citrix

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 66 (8.46%) SharePoint
2 26 (3.33%) MS Exchange
3 19 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (1.79%) WebSphere
4 14 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 14 (1.79%) IIS
5 8 (1.03%) Apache
6 7 (0.90%) Tomcat
6 7 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (0.90%) Oracle Workflow
6 7 (0.90%) Lync
7 6 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (0.51%) Drupal
9 4 (0.51%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.26%) Adobe CQ
11 2 (0.26%) CICS
Applications
1 106 (13.59%) MS Office
2 87 (11.15%) MS Excel
3 23 (2.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (2.44%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.77%) MS Project
6 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.13%) Stata
Business Applications
1 21 (2.69%) Remedy ITSM
2 18 (2.31%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (0.90%) Endur
3 7 (0.90%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (0.90%) HFM
3 7 (0.90%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (0.90%) Oracle Payables
4 6 (0.77%) Aligne
4 6 (0.77%) ZaiNet
5 5 (0.64%) assyst
5 5 (0.64%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (0.64%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (0.51%) TRIRIGA
6 4 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.38%) Workday HCM
8 2 (0.26%) Markit EDM
8 2 (0.26%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 2 (0.26%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.26%) Eagle PACE
8 2 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.92%) SaaS
2 9 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.64%) Office 365
4 2 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.13%) IaaS
5 1 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 47 (6.03%) Firewall
2 43 (5.51%) LAN
3 42 (5.38%) WAN
4 36 (4.62%) VPN
5 26 (3.33%) VoIP
6 24 (3.08%) SAN
7 20 (2.56%) TCP/IP
8 19 (2.44%) DNS
9 18 (2.31%) Cisco PIX
10 13 (1.67%) IP Telephony
10 13 (1.67%) MPLS
11 12 (1.54%) Internet
11 12 (1.54%) SSL
11 12 (1.54%) DHCP
12 11 (1.41%) FTP
12 11 (1.41%) 3G
12 11 (1.41%) Cisco IPT
13 9 (1.15%) Network Security
14 7 (0.90%) iSCSI
14 7 (0.90%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (5.77%) SQL Server
2 24 (3.08%) Oracle Database
3 14 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
6 9 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (1.03%) MySQL
8 7 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (0.90%) Essbase
8 7 (0.90%) RDBMS
8 7 (0.90%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.51%) Oracle ODI
9 4 (0.51%) Oracle Exadata
9 4 (0.51%) Oracle Discoverer
10 3 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (0.38%) Sybase IQ
10 3 (0.38%) SAP BW
10 3 (0.38%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 11 (1.41%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (0.90%) StarTeam
2 7 (0.90%) Talend Open Studio
2 7 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (0.77%) Visual Studio
4 4 (0.51%) Bitbucket
4 4 (0.51%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.51%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.26%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.13%) Metasploit
6 1 (0.13%) TeamCity
General
1 169 (21.67%) Finance
2 50 (6.41%) Telecoms
3 44 (5.64%) Banking
4 33 (4.23%) Legal
5 23 (2.95%) Law
6 22 (2.82%) Retail
7 15 (1.92%) Local Government
8 14 (1.79%) Marketing
9 12 (1.54%) Billing
10 10 (1.28%) Investment Banking
10 10 (1.28%) Back Office
11 8 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (1.03%) Front Office
11 8 (1.03%) Advertising
12 7 (0.90%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.77%) Publishing
14 5 (0.64%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.64%) General Ledger
15 4 (0.51%) Electronics
16 3 (0.38%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 213 (27.31%) Analyst
2 93 (11.92%) Service Manager
3 89 (11.41%) Service Analyst
4 69 (8.85%) Project Manager
5 57 (7.31%) Service Desk Analyst
6 47 (6.03%) Support Analyst
7 33 (4.23%) Administrator
8 29 (3.72%) Delivery Manager
9 28 (3.59%) Architect
10 27 (3.46%) Services Delivery Manager
10 27 (3.46%) Incident Manager
11 26 (3.33%) Consultant
12 25 (3.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 22 (2.82%) Business Analyst
14 21 (2.69%) Applications Support
15 19 (2.44%) Transition Manager
16 18 (2.31%) 2nd Line Support
17 17 (2.18%) Service Transition Manager
18 16 (2.05%) Team Leader
18 16 (2.05%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (2.31%) .NET
1 18 (2.31%) Web Services
2 17 (2.18%) XML
3 13 (1.67%) Middleware
4 9 (1.15%) XMPP
5 6 (0.77%) LAMP
5 6 (0.77%) ASP.NET
5 6 (0.77%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (0.64%) Software Packaging
7 4 (0.51%) XSL
7 4 (0.51%) REST
8 3 (0.38%) jQuery
8 3 (0.38%) MSMQ
8 3 (0.38%) XML Schema
8 3 (0.38%) Spring
9 2 (0.26%) HTML
9 2 (0.26%) JSP
9 2 (0.26%) Drools
9 2 (0.26%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (0.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 36 (4.62%) Management Information System
2 24 (3.08%) Blackberry
3 22 (2.82%) Thin Client
3 22 (2.82%) Fat Client
4 16 (2.05%) CMDB
5 15 (1.92%) Statistics
5 15 (1.92%) PMI
6 14 (1.79%) Computer Science
7 12 (1.54%) Replication
8 11 (1.41%) Clustering
9 9 (1.15%) Handset
10 8 (1.03%) iPad
10 8 (1.03%) Mathematics
11 7 (0.90%) NHS
12 6 (0.77%) FMCG
13 5 (0.64%) iPhone
13 5 (0.64%) Open Source
13 5 (0.64%) Wiki
13 5 (0.64%) GIS
14 4 (0.51%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 186 (23.85%) Windows
2 50 (6.41%) Windows 7
3 41 (5.26%) Linux
4 35 (4.49%) Windows XP
5 30 (3.85%) UNIX
5 30 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (3.33%) Solaris
7 23 (2.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.64%) AIX
11 4 (0.51%) Windows 2000
11 4 (0.51%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.38%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.38%) Android
13 2 (0.26%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.26%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.13%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 780 (100.00%) ITIL
2 168 (21.54%) Service Management
3 148 (18.97%) PRINCE2
4 129 (16.54%) Service Delivery
5 123 (15.77%) Project Management
6 68 (8.72%) Change Management
7 61 (7.82%) ITSM
7 61 (7.82%) Migration
8 60 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 56 (7.18%) Problem Management
10 51 (6.54%) Incident Management
11 36 (4.62%) Asset Management
12 34 (4.36%) Configuration Management
13 28 (3.59%) PRINCE
14 26 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
14 26 (3.33%) Release Management
14 26 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
15 24 (3.08%) Workflow
16 23 (2.95%) Root Cause Analysis
17 22 (2.82%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 75 (9.62%) SQL
2 16 (2.05%) Java
3 15 (1.92%) C
3 15 (1.92%) PL/SQL
4 14 (1.79%) VB
4 14 (1.79%) JavaScript
5 13 (1.67%) C#
6 10 (1.28%) PHP
7 9 (1.15%) Shell Script
8 6 (0.77%) VBA
8 6 (0.77%) PowerShell
8 6 (0.77%) Bash Shell
9 4 (0.51%) ActionScript
9 4 (0.51%) ActionScript 2.0
10 3 (0.38%) Jython
10 3 (0.38%) ABAP
10 3 (0.38%) C++
10 3 (0.38%) Perl
11 2 (0.26%) Python
12 1 (0.13%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 94 (12.05%) Security Cleared
2 63 (8.08%) Degree
2 63 (8.08%) SC Cleared
3 33 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 31 (3.97%) MCP
5 26 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 25 (3.21%) PMI Certification
7 22 (2.82%) CCNA
8 21 (2.69%) DV Cleared
9 17 (2.18%) ISEB
10 15 (1.92%) MCITP
11 13 (1.67%) PMP
12 12 (1.54%) MCSE
12 12 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 9 (1.15%) MCSA
14 8 (1.03%) CCNP
15 4 (0.51%) CISSP
15 4 (0.51%) CCIE
15 4 (0.51%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (13.33%) SLA
2 29 (3.72%) QA
3 11 (1.41%) COBIT
4 10 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (0.90%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.64%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.13%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.13%) BS7799
System Software
1 84 (10.77%) Active Directory
2 39 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.03%) XenApp
4 5 (0.64%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.64%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 5 (0.64%) VMware ESX
5 4 (0.51%) KVM
6 3 (0.38%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.38%) vSphere
6 3 (0.38%) UAG
7 2 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.26%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.26%) NFS
7 2 (0.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.26%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.13%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 21 (2.69%) SCCM
2 15 (1.92%) Tivoli
3 12 (1.54%) Cisco CUCM
4 9 (1.15%) HP UCMDB
4 9 (1.15%) OPNET
5 7 (0.90%) WMI
5 7 (0.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 6 (0.77%) Backup Exec
7 5 (0.64%) SCOM
7 5 (0.64%) NetBackup
8 4 (0.51%) Puppet
8 4 (0.51%) Vagrant
8 4 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.26%) BladeLogic
10 2 (0.26%) Nagios
10 2 (0.26%) MIMEsweeper
10 2 (0.26%) MAILsweeper
10 2 (0.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (0.26%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 151 (19.36%) Microsoft
2 84 (10.77%) Oracle
3 75 (9.62%) Cisco
4 74 (9.49%) VMware
5 60 (7.69%) HP
6 48 (6.15%) Citrix
7 39 (5.00%) Remedy
8 34 (4.36%) SAP
9 24 (3.08%) ServiceNow
10 23 (2.95%) CheckPoint
11 17 (2.18%) SolarWinds
12 14 (1.79%) BMC
13 13 (1.67%) Apple
14 10 (1.28%) IBM
15 9 (1.15%) Sybase
16 8 (1.03%) Avaya
16 8 (1.03%) Juniper
16 8 (1.03%) EMC
16 8 (1.03%) NetApp
17 7 (0.90%) Hyperion
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified -Market rates
Posted: 6 hours ago
Chessington, Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 7 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £280.00 - £300.00 per day + dep on experience
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Roc Search
Posted: 12 hours ago
Berkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £280.00 - £300.00 per day + dep on experience
Posted: 13 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Keystream Resources Limited
Rate: £14 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £10.00 - £11.00 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £12.00 - £17.00 per annum + Great Company
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harris Global
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £250.00 - £297 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £25 - £28 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Network Compucare Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago
Exeter
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Milton Keynes
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £20 - £28 per hour
Posted: 9 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Berkshire
Intuition IT Solutions
Rate: daily "all in" rate in Euro
Posted: 16 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Excellent Day Rate
Posted: 19 days ago