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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 272 256 250
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -6
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 387 381 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.75% 0.77% 0.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.93% 4.13% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 209 207
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £185 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £365 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +12.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 27 29
Average hourly rate £22.00 £13.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.96% -30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £7.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £29.12 £33.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £11.50 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+91.30% -43.55%
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
9843 9224 8269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.10% 18.69% 17.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5948 5255 4491
Average daily rate £400 £378 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 467 402 454
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £13.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +16 155 £393 +4.66% 40
South East -27 80 £388 +7.63% 21
North West -11 38 £375 +15.38% 3
East of England +8 32 £325 -7.14% 10
Yorkshire -8 30 £388 - 8
West Midlands -9 29 £213 -48.48% 5
South West -21 12 £363 +107.14% 10
East Midlands +1 7 £394 +24.80% 8
North East -32 2 £438 +4.16% 1
ITIL Certification
UK

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 826 (100.00%) ITIL
2 207 (25.06%) Service Management
3 179 (21.67%) Finance
4 178 (21.55%) Service Delivery
5 154 (18.64%) Microsoft
6 150 (18.16%) Windows
7 131 (15.86%) PRINCE2
8 106 (12.83%) Project Management
9 102 (12.35%) Change Management
10 100 (12.11%) Active Directory
11 96 (11.62%) Stakeholder Management
12 95 (11.50%) SLA
13 89 (10.77%) VMware
14 88 (10.65%) MS Excel
14 88 (10.65%) MS Office
15 83 (10.05%) ITSM
16 82 (9.93%) Security Cleared
17 76 (9.20%) SQL
18 71 (8.60%) Microsoft Certification
19 69 (8.35%) Data Centre
20 66 (7.99%) Incident Management
20 66 (7.99%) HP
21 65 (7.87%) WAN
21 65 (7.87%) Degree
22 58 (7.02%) SC Cleared
22 58 (7.02%) Citrix
23 57 (6.90%) Cisco
23 57 (6.90%) Problem Management
24 56 (6.78%) LAN
25 51 (6.17%) Configuration Management

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 37 (4.48%) SharePoint
2 14 (1.69%) MS Exchange
2 14 (1.69%) IIS
3 13 (1.57%) Lync
4 11 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (0.97%) CMS
7 6 (0.73%) Apache
8 5 (0.61%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.61%) JBoss
8 5 (0.61%) IBM Notes
8 5 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
8 5 (0.61%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.36%) Lotus Domino
10 3 (0.36%) MQSeries
10 3 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.24%) WebLogic
Applications
1 88 (10.65%) MS Office
1 88 (10.65%) MS Excel
2 27 (3.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 26 (3.15%) MS Project
4 17 (2.06%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.36%) Open Workbench
6 2 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (2.78%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.97%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.73%) Oracle Payables
4 6 (0.73%) Oracle Receivables
5 5 (0.61%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (0.61%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (0.61%) SAP CRM
5 5 (0.61%) SAP IS-U
6 4 (0.48%) Cerner Millennium
6 4 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.36%) assyst
7 3 (0.36%) Primavera
8 2 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.24%) Agresso
8 2 (0.24%) Eagle PACE
8 2 (0.24%) Markit EDM
8 2 (0.24%) SimCorp Dimension
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.82%) SaaS
2 10 (1.21%) PaaS
3 9 (1.09%) Office 365
4 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.24%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.12%) IaaS
6 1 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.12%) SoftLayer
6 1 (0.12%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 65 (7.87%) WAN
2 56 (6.78%) LAN
3 51 (6.17%) Firewall
4 29 (3.51%) SSL
5 27 (3.27%) SAN
6 25 (3.03%) Network Security
7 22 (2.66%) DNS
7 22 (2.66%) TCP/IP
8 21 (2.54%) VPN
9 20 (2.42%) Cisco ASA
10 14 (1.69%) DHCP
11 11 (1.33%) Internet
12 9 (1.09%) Wireless
13 8 (0.97%) MPLS
13 8 (0.97%) VoIP
13 8 (0.97%) HTTP
14 7 (0.85%) Ethernet
15 6 (0.73%) FTP
15 6 (0.73%) SMTP
15 6 (0.73%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (4.12%) SQL Server
2 12 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
3 9 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
3 9 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (0.97%) Oracle Database
5 7 (0.85%) Oracle OWB
6 6 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (0.61%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 5 (0.61%) MySQL
7 5 (0.61%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (0.48%) MongoDB
8 4 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.24%) QlikView
10 2 (0.24%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.24%) SAP HANA
10 2 (0.24%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (1.09%) PVCS
2 8 (0.97%) Subversion
3 7 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
4 6 (0.73%) JIRA
5 5 (0.61%) Maven
5 5 (0.61%) Toad
5 5 (0.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (0.61%) Ant
6 3 (0.36%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.24%) Selenium
7 2 (0.24%) JMeter
7 2 (0.24%) JUnit
7 2 (0.24%) ClearCase
7 2 (0.24%) Rational Rose
8 1 (0.12%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.12%) MSI
8 1 (0.12%) Fiddler
8 1 (0.12%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 179 (21.67%) Finance
2 37 (4.48%) Banking
3 34 (4.12%) Telecoms
4 21 (2.54%) Legal
5 15 (1.82%) Retail
6 13 (1.57%) Manufacturing
6 13 (1.57%) Law
7 12 (1.45%) Automotive
8 11 (1.33%) Investment Banking
9 8 (0.97%) Local Government
10 7 (0.85%) Spanish Language
10 7 (0.85%) Electronics
11 6 (0.73%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.73%) Back Office
11 6 (0.73%) Marketing
12 5 (0.61%) General Ledger
12 5 (0.61%) Military
13 4 (0.48%) Publishing
13 4 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.36%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 169 (20.46%) Analyst
2 144 (17.43%) Service Manager
3 75 (9.08%) Project Manager
4 65 (7.87%) Service Analyst
5 49 (5.93%) Delivery Manager
6 48 (5.81%) Services Delivery Manager
7 36 (4.36%) Consultant
7 36 (4.36%) Incident Manager
8 34 (4.12%) Service Desk Analyst
9 33 (4.00%) Support Analyst
10 31 (3.75%) Transition Manager
11 30 (3.63%) Administrator
12 27 (3.27%) Support Engineer
12 27 (3.27%) IT Services Manager
13 25 (3.03%) Architect
14 23 (2.78%) Service Transition Manager
15 21 (2.54%) Technical Analyst
15 21 (2.54%) Change Manager
16 19 (2.30%) Applications Support
16 19 (2.30%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.06%) .NET
2 13 (1.57%) HTML
3 12 (1.45%) XML
4 8 (0.97%) Web Services
5 7 (0.85%) ASP.NET
5 7 (0.85%) CSS
6 6 (0.73%) EDI
6 6 (0.73%) Java EE
7 5 (0.61%) XSLT
8 4 (0.48%) Middleware
8 4 (0.48%) J2EE
8 4 (0.48%) JSP
9 3 (0.36%) Spring
9 3 (0.36%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (0.36%) Drools
10 2 (0.24%) Application Packaging
10 2 (0.24%) XSL
11 1 (0.12%) XML Schema
11 1 (0.12%) CGI
11 1 (0.12%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 69 (8.35%) Data Centre
2 48 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (3.63%) Management Information System
4 22 (2.66%) PKI
5 16 (1.94%) CMDB
6 14 (1.69%) Thin Client
6 14 (1.69%) Fat Client
7 13 (1.57%) Clustering
8 12 (1.45%) Enterprise Storage
9 10 (1.21%) Smart Meter
9 10 (1.21%) Performance Metrics
9 10 (1.21%) PMI
9 10 (1.21%) NHS
9 10 (1.21%) Computer Science
10 8 (0.97%) Replication
11 7 (0.85%) Blackberry
11 7 (0.85%) Statistics
11 7 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (0.73%) PDA
13 5 (0.61%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 150 (18.16%) Windows
2 49 (5.93%) UNIX
3 46 (5.57%) Windows 7
4 45 (5.45%) Linux
5 35 (4.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 34 (4.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (3.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (2.30%) Windows XP
9 13 (1.57%) Solaris
10 12 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (0.85%) Data ONTAP
12 6 (0.73%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.61%) AIX
13 5 (0.61%) Mac OS X
13 5 (0.61%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (0.36%) Android
15 2 (0.24%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.12%) OS/400
16 1 (0.12%) SUSE
16 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 826 (100.00%) ITIL
2 207 (25.06%) Service Management
3 178 (21.55%) Service Delivery
4 131 (15.86%) PRINCE2
5 106 (12.83%) Project Management
6 102 (12.35%) Change Management
7 96 (11.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 83 (10.05%) ITSM
9 66 (7.99%) Incident Management
10 57 (6.90%) Problem Management
11 51 (6.17%) Migration
11 51 (6.17%) Configuration Management
12 38 (4.60%) Continuous Improvement
13 36 (4.36%) Release Management
14 24 (2.91%) CRM
14 24 (2.91%) Disaster Recovery
14 24 (2.91%) Validation
14 24 (2.91%) Supplier Management
15 23 (2.78%) Kalman Filter
15 23 (2.78%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 76 (9.20%) SQL
2 27 (3.27%) PL/SQL
2 27 (3.27%) Shell Script
3 22 (2.66%) PowerShell
3 22 (2.66%) Java
4 16 (1.94%) C#
5 12 (1.45%) JavaScript
6 8 (0.97%) VB
7 7 (0.85%) VBA
7 7 (0.85%) Python
7 7 (0.85%) Perl
8 6 (0.73%) T-SQL
9 5 (0.61%) C
9 5 (0.61%) C++
9 5 (0.61%) Korn
10 4 (0.48%) VB.NET
10 4 (0.48%) Ruby
11 3 (0.36%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.12%) C-shell
12 1 (0.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 82 (9.93%) Security Cleared
2 71 (8.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 65 (7.87%) Degree
4 58 (7.02%) SC Cleared
5 38 (4.60%) MCSE
6 31 (3.75%) MCP
7 30 (3.63%) PMI Certification
8 29 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 22 (2.66%) CISSP
9 22 (2.66%) PMP
10 20 (2.42%) CISM
11 19 (2.30%) CISMP
11 19 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
12 14 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 13 (1.57%) CCENT
14 12 (1.45%) Citrix Certification
15 10 (1.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 10 (1.21%) CCNA
15 10 (1.21%) ISEB
16 9 (1.09%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (11.50%) SLA
2 41 (4.96%) QA
3 32 (3.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (0.85%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.36%) COBIT
6 3 (0.36%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.12%) P3O
7 1 (0.12%) PMBOK
System Software
1 100 (12.11%) Active Directory
2 47 (5.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.21%) VMware ESX
4 9 (1.09%) Hyper-V
4 9 (1.09%) XenApp
5 8 (0.97%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 8 (0.97%) Terminal Services
6 7 (0.85%) VMware Workstation
6 7 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.48%) Oracle Clusterware
7 4 (0.48%) MetaFrame
7 4 (0.48%) VMware Server
7 4 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.48%) vSphere
8 2 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.12%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.12%) Snort
9 1 (0.12%) Squid
9 1 (0.12%) Firmware
9 1 (0.12%) Samba
Systems Management
1 15 (1.82%) SCCM
2 10 (1.21%) OpenView
3 8 (0.97%) NetBackup
4 5 (0.61%) Tivoli
4 5 (0.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (0.48%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (0.48%) SCOM
5 4 (0.48%) Data Guard
5 4 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.48%) HP SIM
6 3 (0.36%) AirWatch
6 3 (0.36%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (0.36%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.36%) Nagios
6 3 (0.36%) DameWare
7 2 (0.24%) CiscoWorks
7 2 (0.24%) Netcool
7 2 (0.24%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.12%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.12%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 154 (18.64%) Microsoft
2 89 (10.77%) VMware
3 66 (7.99%) HP
4 58 (7.02%) Citrix
5 57 (6.90%) Cisco
6 50 (6.05%) Oracle
7 42 (5.08%) Remedy
8 27 (3.27%) CheckPoint
9 26 (3.15%) SAP
10 21 (2.54%) Kaspersky
10 21 (2.54%) ServiceNow
11 20 (2.42%) Clearswift
12 16 (1.94%) LANDesk
13 15 (1.82%) BMC
14 14 (1.69%) NetApp
15 13 (1.57%) IBM
16 12 (1.45%) Red Hat
17 11 (1.33%) Dell
18 10 (1.21%) Splunk
19 9 (1.09%) 3PAR
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Rate: £350.00 - £375.00 per day
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £17 - £18 per hour
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Rate: £15 - £20 per hour + Uplift
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
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