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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 258 220 242
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +22
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 369 401 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.80% 0.90% 0.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.97% 4.81% 4.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 232 160
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £158 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £322 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.45% -0.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 20 33
Average hourly rate £15.13 £17.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.02% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.23 £13.35 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.85 £29.93 £27.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-17.14% -19.54%
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
9289 8344 7378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.11% 18.76% 17.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 5481 4614 3921
Average daily rate £400 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 425 390 528
Average hourly rate £19.50 £19.64 £24.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.71% -19.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £44.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £22.70
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.90%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +7 164 £413 +8.55% 37
South East -81 69 £400 +15.10% 33
Yorkshire +22 26 £333 +202.27% 10
North West +1 26 £375 +50.00% 16
West Midlands +9 24 £368 +22.50% 9
East of England +9 24 £338 +28.57% 8
South West -26 24 £450 +60.00% 11
East Midlands +1 8 £350 +150.00% 5
North East -16 3 £344 -31.25%
Midlands - 1 - -
ITIL Certification
UK

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 724 (100.00%) ITIL
2 188 (25.97%) Windows
3 162 (22.38%) Service Management
4 159 (21.96%) Microsoft
5 154 (21.27%) Finance
6 131 (18.09%) Service Delivery
7 107 (14.78%) Project Management
8 103 (14.23%) SLA
9 100 (13.81%) Security Cleared
10 98 (13.54%) PRINCE2
11 91 (12.57%) MS Office
12 87 (12.02%) MS Excel
12 87 (12.02%) Active Directory
13 85 (11.74%) VMware
14 70 (9.67%) Degree
15 68 (9.39%) Linux
16 67 (9.25%) SC Cleared
17 65 (8.98%) Change Management
18 63 (8.70%) Oracle
19 61 (8.43%) HP
20 60 (8.29%) SQL
20 60 (8.29%) UNIX
21 54 (7.46%) Cisco
21 54 (7.46%) Citrix
22 53 (7.32%) Telecoms
22 53 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
23 52 (7.18%) Incident Management
23 52 (7.18%) ITSM
24 51 (7.04%) Windows 7
25 47 (6.49%) Configuration Management

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 47 (6.49%) SharePoint
2 36 (4.97%) MS Exchange
3 24 (3.31%) WebSphere
4 17 (2.35%) Tomcat
5 13 (1.80%) IIS
6 12 (1.66%) Apache
7 11 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (1.38%) Drupal
9 8 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 8 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
9 8 (1.10%) WebLogic
10 7 (0.97%) Lync
11 6 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
11 6 (0.83%) JBoss
11 6 (0.83%) iPlanet
12 5 (0.69%) WebSphere Portal
12 5 (0.69%) CMS
12 5 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
13 4 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
13 4 (0.55%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 91 (12.57%) MS Office
2 87 (12.02%) MS Excel
3 18 (2.49%) MS Visio
4 15 (2.07%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.69%) MS Project
6 1 (0.14%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 17 (2.35%) Remedy ITSM
2 10 (1.38%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (0.55%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.55%) Cerner Millennium
5 3 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.41%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (0.41%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (0.41%) SAP HR
5 3 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.28%) Aligne
6 2 (0.28%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.28%) ZaiNet
6 2 (0.28%) SimCorp Dimension
6 2 (0.28%) Endur
6 2 (0.28%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.28%) Eagle PACE
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.14%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.55%) SaaS
3 2 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.14%) Office 365
4 1 (0.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (5.52%) LAN
1 40 (5.52%) WAN
2 34 (4.70%) Firewall
3 26 (3.59%) DNS
4 24 (3.31%) DHCP
5 22 (3.04%) TCP/IP
6 21 (2.90%) VPN
7 18 (2.49%) Internet
8 15 (2.07%) VoIP
8 15 (2.07%) SAN
8 15 (2.07%) LDAP
9 13 (1.80%) Cisco PIX
10 12 (1.66%) 3G
11 9 (1.24%) SSL
12 8 (1.10%) MPLS
13 7 (0.97%) Network Security
14 6 (0.83%) iSCSI
14 6 (0.83%) 4G
14 6 (0.83%) Wireless
15 5 (0.69%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (2.76%) Oracle Database
2 16 (2.21%) SQL Server
3 11 (1.52%) Relational Database
4 10 (1.38%) RDBMS
4 10 (1.38%) Crystal Reports
5 9 (1.24%) Big Data
6 6 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (0.69%) DB2
8 4 (0.55%) SAP BW
8 4 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (0.55%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.41%) SAP Data Services
9 3 (0.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 3 (0.41%) SAP HANA
9 3 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.28%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 17 (2.35%) Jenkins
2 16 (2.21%) JIRA
3 13 (1.80%) Maven
3 13 (1.80%) ClearCase
4 12 (1.66%) Ant
5 11 (1.52%) JUnit
5 11 (1.52%) Git (software)
5 11 (1.52%) Bitbucket
6 10 (1.38%) Subversion
7 9 (1.24%) ClearQuest
8 6 (0.83%) Eclipse
8 6 (0.83%) Toad
8 6 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (0.69%) Artifactory
10 4 (0.55%) GDB
10 4 (0.55%) StarTeam
11 3 (0.41%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.41%) LoadRunner
11 3 (0.41%) SoapUI
11 3 (0.41%) DbUnit
General
1 154 (21.27%) Finance
2 53 (7.32%) Telecoms
3 32 (4.42%) Banking
4 15 (2.07%) Retail
5 14 (1.93%) Legal
6 12 (1.66%) Investment Banking
6 12 (1.66%) Law
6 12 (1.66%) Back Office
7 7 (0.97%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.83%) Billing
8 6 (0.83%) Electronics
8 6 (0.83%) Front Office
8 6 (0.83%) Marketing
8 6 (0.83%) Local Government
9 4 (0.55%) Military
9 4 (0.55%) Publishing
10 3 (0.41%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.28%) Games
11 2 (0.28%) Advertising
11 2 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 154 (21.27%) Analyst
2 109 (15.06%) Service Manager
3 69 (9.53%) Project Manager
4 57 (7.87%) Service Analyst
5 54 (7.46%) Delivery Manager
6 53 (7.32%) Services Delivery Manager
7 41 (5.66%) Support Analyst
8 40 (5.52%) Service Desk Analyst
9 37 (5.11%) Consultant
10 23 (3.18%) Architect
10 23 (3.18%) Incident Manager
11 22 (3.04%) Transition Manager
12 21 (2.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 21 (2.90%) Release Manager
12 21 (2.90%) Administrator
13 20 (2.76%) Team Leader
14 19 (2.62%) Applications Support
15 18 (2.49%) Infrastructure Manager
15 18 (2.49%) IT Services Manager
16 17 (2.35%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (3.59%) Web Services
2 23 (3.18%) XML
3 20 (2.76%) .NET
4 16 (2.21%) JSP
5 11 (1.52%) LAMP
5 11 (1.52%) REST
6 9 (1.24%) Middleware
6 9 (1.24%) HTML
7 7 (0.97%) J2EE
7 7 (0.97%) Hibernate
8 6 (0.83%) Servlets
8 6 (0.83%) Struts
8 6 (0.83%) Spring
9 5 (0.69%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 5 (0.69%) Apache CXF
9 5 (0.69%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (0.69%) CSS
10 4 (0.55%) Software Packaging
10 4 (0.55%) jQuery
11 3 (0.41%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 53 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (2.76%) CMDB
3 18 (2.49%) Computer Science
3 18 (2.49%) Blackberry
3 18 (2.49%) Management Information System
4 15 (2.07%) Thin Client
4 15 (2.07%) Fat Client
5 13 (1.80%) NHS
6 11 (1.52%) Clustering
7 10 (1.38%) PMI
7 10 (1.38%) Open Source
8 7 (0.97%) iPad
8 7 (0.97%) FMCG
8 7 (0.97%) PDA
9 6 (0.83%) Statistics
10 5 (0.69%) iPhone
11 4 (0.55%) DTV
11 4 (0.55%) Replication
11 4 (0.55%) SecurID
11 4 (0.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 188 (25.97%) Windows
2 68 (9.39%) Linux
3 60 (8.29%) UNIX
4 51 (7.04%) Windows 7
5 33 (4.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 32 (4.42%) Windows XP
7 28 (3.87%) Windows Server 2003
8 21 (2.90%) Solaris
9 16 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (1.93%) AIX
11 13 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (1.52%) Windows 8
13 8 (1.10%) Windows 2000 Server
14 6 (0.83%) Windows Vista
14 6 (0.83%) Android
14 6 (0.83%) Apple iOS
15 5 (0.69%) Ubuntu
16 4 (0.55%) zOS
17 3 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
17 3 (0.41%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 724 (100.00%) ITIL
2 162 (22.38%) Service Management
3 131 (18.09%) Service Delivery
4 107 (14.78%) Project Management
5 98 (13.54%) PRINCE2
6 65 (8.98%) Change Management
7 52 (7.18%) ITSM
7 52 (7.18%) Incident Management
8 47 (6.49%) Configuration Management
9 46 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
10 45 (6.22%) Problem Management
11 43 (5.94%) Agile Software Development
12 37 (5.11%) Continuous Improvement
13 32 (4.42%) Migration
14 29 (4.01%) Release Management
15 22 (3.04%) Continuous Integration
15 22 (3.04%) Supplier Management
16 21 (2.90%) User Acceptance Testing
17 20 (2.76%) Project Planning
18 19 (2.62%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 60 (8.29%) SQL
2 42 (5.80%) Java
3 21 (2.90%) Bash Shell
4 16 (2.21%) C
4 16 (2.21%) Shell Script
5 14 (1.93%) PHP
6 12 (1.66%) PL/SQL
7 11 (1.52%) VB
7 11 (1.52%) PowerShell
8 9 (1.24%) Perl
8 9 (1.24%) Python
9 8 (1.10%) C#
10 6 (0.83%) JavaScript
11 5 (0.69%) C++
11 5 (0.69%) VB.NET
11 5 (0.69%) VBA
12 4 (0.55%) VC++
13 3 (0.41%) ABAP
14 2 (0.28%) ActionScript
14 2 (0.28%) Korn
Qualifications
1 100 (13.81%) Security Cleared
2 70 (9.67%) Degree
3 67 (9.25%) SC Cleared
4 34 (4.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (3.31%) MCP
6 23 (3.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 23 (3.18%) DV Cleared
7 19 (2.62%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (2.62%) PMI Certification
8 17 (2.35%) MCSE
9 16 (2.21%) CCNA
10 13 (1.80%) CISSP
11 11 (1.52%) PMP
11 11 (1.52%) ISEB
12 9 (1.24%) MCSA
12 9 (1.24%) Sun Certification
13 8 (1.10%) Oracle Certification
13 8 (1.10%) CCNP
14 7 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 7 (0.97%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (14.23%) SLA
2 19 (2.62%) QA
3 6 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.83%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 3 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.28%) COBIT
7 1 (0.14%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.14%) BS7799
7 1 (0.14%) P3O
System Software
1 87 (12.02%) Active Directory
2 44 (6.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (1.93%) XenApp
4 10 (1.38%) KVM
5 6 (0.83%) vSphere
5 6 (0.83%) UAG
5 6 (0.83%) VMware ESX
6 5 (0.69%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (0.41%) NFS
8 3 (0.41%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.28%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (2.76%) SCCM
2 11 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (1.38%) Puppet
3 10 (1.38%) Vagrant
3 10 (1.38%) NetBackup
3 10 (1.38%) Tivoli
3 10 (1.38%) CA SiteMinder
4 8 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (0.83%) SCOM
5 6 (0.83%) Backup Exec
5 6 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (0.69%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 5 (0.69%) Nagios
7 4 (0.55%) HP UCMDB
7 4 (0.55%) WMI
8 3 (0.41%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (0.41%) MIMEsweeper
8 3 (0.41%) MAILsweeper
8 3 (0.41%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.28%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 159 (21.96%) Microsoft
2 85 (11.74%) VMware
3 63 (8.70%) Oracle
4 61 (8.43%) HP
5 54 (7.46%) Citrix
5 54 (7.46%) Cisco
6 32 (4.42%) Remedy
7 24 (3.31%) SAP
8 17 (2.35%) CheckPoint
9 16 (2.21%) IBM
10 15 (2.07%) BMC
11 13 (1.80%) NetApp
12 12 (1.66%) Sun
12 12 (1.66%) ServiceNow
13 11 (1.52%) Juniper
14 10 (1.38%) Symantec
15 9 (1.24%) Brocade
16 8 (1.10%) Red Hat
16 8 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
17 7 (0.97%) McAfee
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Rate: £150.00 - £190.00 per day
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London
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Slough, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
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Warwick, Warwickshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £10 - £15 per hour
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IntaPeople
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
South West
Intapeople
Rate: Competitive
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Warwick, Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £15.00 - £16.00 per hour
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Luton
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Rate: £450.00 - £495.00 per day
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Wakefield
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Leeds
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Liverpool
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