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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 271 256 243
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -13
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 395 381 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.78% 0.78% 0.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.19% 4.10% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 239 206
Average daily rate
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£355 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £185 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £478 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 31 28
Average hourly rate £21.75 £15.00 £20.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% -26.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £7.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.90 £26.42 £32.52
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £14.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+48.27% -30.12%
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
9435 9299 8108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.52% 19.08% 18.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5573 5437 4378
Average daily rate £399 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.40% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 465 428 465
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -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 30 June 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 30 June 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 30 June 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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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 -20 141 £395 +5.33% 33
South East -30 73 £395 +12.85% 23
North West +11 49 £344 +37.50% 3
Yorkshire +6 36 £375 -3.22% 9
West Midlands +2 36 £201 -55.27% 5
East of England +10 34 £350 +7.69% 14
South West -18 17 £438 +34.61% 10
East Midlands -12 5 £250 -13.04% 8
North East -18 3 £346 -16.56% 1
ITIL Certification
UK

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 789 (100.00%) ITIL
2 181 (22.94%) Service Management
3 159 (20.15%) Service Delivery
4 158 (20.03%) Finance
5 152 (19.26%) Windows
6 131 (16.60%) Microsoft
7 116 (14.70%) PRINCE2
8 99 (12.55%) Active Directory
9 97 (12.29%) Change Management
10 96 (12.17%) Project Management
11 90 (11.41%) VMware
12 89 (11.28%) SLA
13 83 (10.52%) MS Excel
14 81 (10.27%) MS Office
14 81 (10.27%) Stakeholder Management
15 75 (9.51%) Security Cleared
16 69 (8.75%) ITSM
16 69 (8.75%) SQL
17 65 (8.24%) WAN
18 62 (7.86%) Data Centre
19 61 (7.73%) HP
20 58 (7.35%) Problem Management
21 57 (7.22%) Incident Management
22 56 (7.10%) LAN
23 55 (6.97%) UNIX
24 54 (6.84%) Microsoft Certification
24 54 (6.84%) Configuration Management
25 52 (6.59%) Citrix
25 52 (6.59%) SC Cleared
26 51 (6.46%) Degree

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 39 (4.94%) SharePoint
2 19 (2.41%) IIS
3 11 (1.39%) Tomcat
4 10 (1.27%) MS Exchange
5 8 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (1.01%) CMS
5 8 (1.01%) WebSphere
6 7 (0.89%) Apache
7 6 (0.76%) Lync
7 6 (0.76%) JBoss
8 5 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
8 5 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (0.51%) IBM Notes
9 4 (0.51%) MQSeries
10 3 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.38%) iPlanet
11 2 (0.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.25%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.25%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 83 (10.52%) MS Excel
2 81 (10.27%) MS Office
3 26 (3.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 25 (3.17%) MS Project
5 16 (2.03%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.38%) Open Workbench
7 2 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (2.79%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (0.76%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (0.76%) Oracle Payables
2 6 (0.76%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (0.63%) SAP CRM
3 5 (0.63%) SAP IS-U
3 5 (0.63%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (0.51%) Cerner Millennium
4 4 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.38%) assyst
5 3 (0.38%) Primavera
6 2 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.25%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.13%) Maximo
7 1 (0.13%) RMDS
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.13%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.28%) SaaS
2 10 (1.27%) PaaS
3 7 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.76%) Office 365
5 2 (0.25%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.13%) IaaS
6 1 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.13%) SoftLayer
6 1 (0.13%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 65 (8.24%) WAN
2 56 (7.10%) LAN
3 50 (6.34%) Firewall
4 29 (3.68%) SSL
5 25 (3.17%) SAN
6 22 (2.79%) DNS
6 22 (2.79%) Network Security
7 20 (2.53%) Cisco ASA
7 20 (2.53%) TCP/IP
7 20 (2.53%) VPN
8 13 (1.65%) Internet
9 12 (1.52%) DHCP
10 8 (1.01%) HTTP
10 8 (1.01%) LDAP
11 7 (0.89%) Ethernet
11 7 (0.89%) VoIP
11 7 (0.89%) Wireless
12 6 (0.76%) MPLS
12 6 (0.76%) SMTP
12 6 (0.76%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (3.68%) SQL Server
2 12 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
3 10 (1.27%) Oracle Database
4 8 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (0.89%) Oracle OWB
5 7 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (0.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 5 (0.63%) Oracle Database 12c
6 5 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (0.51%) SAP HANA
7 4 (0.51%) DB2
7 4 (0.51%) SAP BW
8 3 (0.38%) MySQL
8 3 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (0.38%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (0.25%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.25%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.25%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (1.39%) Subversion
2 9 (1.14%) Maven
2 9 (1.14%) JIRA
2 9 (1.14%) PVCS
3 8 (1.01%) Ant
4 6 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (0.63%) Toad
5 5 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (0.51%) JUnit
7 3 (0.38%) ClearCase
8 2 (0.25%) Rational Rose
8 2 (0.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.25%) JMeter
8 2 (0.25%) Selenium
8 2 (0.25%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.25%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.13%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.13%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.13%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle APEX
General
1 158 (20.03%) Finance
2 38 (4.82%) Telecoms
3 35 (4.44%) Banking
4 18 (2.28%) Legal
5 13 (1.65%) Manufacturing
5 13 (1.65%) Retail
6 12 (1.52%) Automotive
6 12 (1.52%) Law
7 10 (1.27%) Investment Banking
8 8 (1.01%) Local Government
9 7 (0.89%) Spanish Language
9 7 (0.89%) Electronics
10 5 (0.63%) Back Office
10 5 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.63%) Military
10 5 (0.63%) Publishing
10 5 (0.63%) General Ledger
11 4 (0.51%) Marketing
12 3 (0.38%) Portuguese Language
12 3 (0.38%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 166 (21.04%) Analyst
2 128 (16.22%) Service Manager
3 63 (7.98%) Project Manager
4 61 (7.73%) Service Analyst
5 40 (5.07%) Services Delivery Manager
5 40 (5.07%) Delivery Manager
6 34 (4.31%) Consultant
7 32 (4.06%) Service Desk Analyst
7 32 (4.06%) Incident Manager
8 31 (3.93%) Support Analyst
9 29 (3.68%) Architect
10 27 (3.42%) Transition Manager
10 27 (3.42%) IT Services Manager
11 24 (3.04%) Change Manager
12 23 (2.92%) Administrator
13 22 (2.79%) 1st Line Support
13 22 (2.79%) Service Transition Manager
14 21 (2.66%) Support Engineer
15 20 (2.53%) Security Analyst
15 20 (2.53%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (2.53%) .NET
2 11 (1.39%) Web Services
2 11 (1.39%) XML
3 10 (1.27%) HTML
4 7 (0.89%) CSS
4 7 (0.89%) Middleware
5 6 (0.76%) ASP.NET
6 5 (0.63%) XSLT
7 4 (0.51%) EDI
7 4 (0.51%) J2EE
7 4 (0.51%) JSP
7 4 (0.51%) Java EE
8 3 (0.38%) Spring
8 3 (0.38%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (0.25%) XSL
9 2 (0.25%) Application Packaging
9 2 (0.25%) XMPP
10 1 (0.13%) TIBCO EMS
10 1 (0.13%) Apache Flex
10 1 (0.13%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 62 (7.86%) Data Centre
2 51 (6.46%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (3.42%) Management Information System
4 22 (2.79%) PKI
5 14 (1.77%) Thin Client
5 14 (1.77%) CMDB
5 14 (1.77%) Fat Client
6 13 (1.65%) Clustering
7 11 (1.39%) Enterprise Storage
8 10 (1.27%) NHS
8 10 (1.27%) Smart Meter
8 10 (1.27%) Computer Science
8 10 (1.27%) PDA
9 8 (1.01%) Replication
9 8 (1.01%) Performance Metrics
10 7 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (0.89%) Statistics
10 7 (0.89%) PMI
11 5 (0.63%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (0.63%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 152 (19.26%) Windows
2 55 (6.97%) UNIX
3 51 (6.46%) Linux
4 39 (4.94%) Windows 7
5 32 (4.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 30 (3.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (2.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (2.28%) Windows XP
9 16 (2.03%) Solaris
10 9 (1.14%) AIX
11 8 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
12 5 (0.63%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.63%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.38%) Android
14 2 (0.25%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.25%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.25%) Data ONTAP
15 1 (0.13%) OS/400
15 1 (0.13%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 789 (100.00%) ITIL
2 181 (22.94%) Service Management
3 159 (20.15%) Service Delivery
4 116 (14.70%) PRINCE2
5 97 (12.29%) Change Management
6 96 (12.17%) Project Management
7 81 (10.27%) Stakeholder Management
8 69 (8.75%) ITSM
9 58 (7.35%) Problem Management
10 57 (7.22%) Incident Management
11 54 (6.84%) Configuration Management
12 51 (6.46%) Migration
13 38 (4.82%) Release Management
14 35 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
15 29 (3.68%) Disaster Recovery
16 27 (3.42%) Validation
17 23 (2.92%) Kalman Filter
18 21 (2.66%) SIEM
19 20 (2.53%) Line Management
19 20 (2.53%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 69 (8.75%) SQL
2 29 (3.68%) Shell Script
3 27 (3.42%) Java
4 25 (3.17%) PL/SQL
5 15 (1.90%) C#
6 14 (1.77%) PowerShell
7 13 (1.65%) JavaScript
8 9 (1.14%) VBA
9 8 (1.01%) VB
10 6 (0.76%) Bash Shell
11 5 (0.63%) Python
11 5 (0.63%) Perl
11 5 (0.63%) C
11 5 (0.63%) T-SQL
11 5 (0.63%) Korn
12 4 (0.51%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.38%) ABAP
14 1 (0.13%) Ruby
14 1 (0.13%) VBScript
14 1 (0.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 75 (9.51%) Security Cleared
2 54 (6.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 52 (6.59%) SC Cleared
4 51 (6.46%) Degree
5 28 (3.55%) MCP
6 27 (3.42%) MCSE
6 27 (3.42%) PMI Certification
7 26 (3.30%) CISSP
8 22 (2.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 22 (2.79%) PMP
9 20 (2.53%) CISM
10 19 (2.41%) CISMP
11 15 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
12 14 (1.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 13 (1.65%) CCENT
14 12 (1.52%) Citrix Certification
14 12 (1.52%) ISEB
15 10 (1.27%) CCNA
15 10 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 5 (0.63%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (11.28%) SLA
2 40 (5.07%) QA
3 36 (4.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 11 (1.39%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 3 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.25%) COBIT
7 2 (0.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 99 (12.55%) Active Directory
2 46 (5.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.39%) VMware ESX
4 10 (1.27%) XenApp
5 8 (1.01%) Hyper-V
5 8 (1.01%) Terminal Services
6 7 (0.89%) VMware Workstation
6 7 (0.89%) vSphere
6 7 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (0.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 4 (0.51%) VMware Server
8 4 (0.51%) MetaFrame
8 4 (0.51%) Oracle Clusterware
8 4 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.13%) Snort
10 1 (0.13%) Squid
10 1 (0.13%) Firmware
10 1 (0.13%) Samba
10 1 (0.13%) UAG
Systems Management
1 13 (1.65%) SCCM
2 10 (1.27%) OpenView
3 8 (1.01%) NetBackup
4 7 (0.89%) Nagios
5 6 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (0.63%) CA Single Sign-On
6 5 (0.63%) Tivoli
6 5 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 4 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (0.51%) HP SIM
7 4 (0.51%) Red Hat Satellite
7 4 (0.51%) Data Guard
8 3 (0.38%) AirWatch
8 3 (0.38%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (0.38%) DameWare
9 2 (0.25%) Netcool
9 2 (0.25%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.25%) SCOM
9 2 (0.25%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.13%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 131 (16.60%) Microsoft
2 90 (11.41%) VMware
3 61 (7.73%) HP
4 52 (6.59%) Citrix
5 51 (6.46%) Cisco
6 49 (6.21%) Oracle
7 38 (4.82%) Remedy
8 30 (3.80%) SAP
9 24 (3.04%) CheckPoint
10 21 (2.66%) Kaspersky
11 20 (2.53%) Clearswift
12 17 (2.15%) IBM
13 16 (2.03%) Red Hat
13 16 (2.03%) LANDesk
14 15 (1.90%) Splunk
14 15 (1.90%) ServiceNow
15 14 (1.77%) NetApp
16 13 (1.65%) BMC
16 13 (1.65%) EMC
17 12 (1.52%) Sun
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Rate: £200 - £240 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
The Curve Group
Rate: £250 - £295 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Negotiable + Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £15 - £20 per hour + Uplift
Posted: Yesterday
London
Rubicon Consulting
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £250 - £300 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell
Volt
Rate: £15.00 - £20.00 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bedford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £330 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 26 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 27 days ago