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 May 2016 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 272 260 257
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 428 432 427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.84% 0.85% 0.86%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.01% 4.38% 4.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 238 263
Median daily rate £375 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £216 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £508 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 29 22
Median hourly rate £14.50 £22.00 £16.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.09% +36.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.95 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.20 £41.30 £37.87
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +21.21%
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
10676 9868 9787
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.95% 19.47% 19.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 6760 5664 5654
Median daily rate £405 £399 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.40% +6.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 343 478 497
Median hourly rate £26.50 £22.50 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.77% +16.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £49.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing ITIL Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 May 2016.

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 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +37 190 £425 +4.93% 17
South East -18 77 £375 +3.44% 14
South West +11 37 £357 -20.66% 4
North West -28 35 £388 +14.81% 5
East of England +10 34 £350 -9.67% 5
Yorkshire -17 19 £425 +30.76% 11
East Midlands +15 17 £318 +111.66% 1
West Midlands -24 17 £338 +22.72% 7
North East -35 3 £330 +29.41% 1
ITIL Certification
UK

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 824 (100.00%) ITIL
2 230 (27.91%) Service Management
3 165 (20.02%) Microsoft
4 157 (19.05%) Finance
5 156 (18.93%) Windows
6 142 (17.23%) Service Delivery
7 140 (16.99%) Change Management
8 120 (14.56%) Project Management
9 113 (13.71%) ITSM
10 112 (13.59%) Security Cleared
11 107 (12.99%) PRINCE2
12 106 (12.86%) Incident Management
13 101 (12.26%) Problem Management
14 99 (12.01%) Stakeholder Management
14 99 (12.01%) Active Directory
15 94 (11.41%) SLA
16 84 (10.19%) SC Cleared
17 81 (9.83%) MS Office
18 80 (9.71%) MS Excel
19 75 (9.10%) Analytical Skills
20 73 (8.86%) ServiceNow
21 67 (8.13%) Cisco
22 61 (7.40%) SQL
23 57 (6.92%) Degree
24 53 (6.43%) Windows 7
25 52 (6.31%) VMware
25 52 (6.31%) Citrix
26 50 (6.07%) Banking
27 48 (5.83%) Agile Software Development
27 48 (5.83%) Telecoms

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 35 (4.25%) MS Exchange
2 32 (3.88%) SharePoint
3 16 (1.94%) IBM Notes
4 15 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 13 (1.58%) IIS
6 12 (1.46%) Tomcat
7 11 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (1.33%) Skype for Business
8 6 (0.73%) Confluence
8 6 (0.73%) Documentum
8 6 (0.73%) JBoss
9 5 (0.61%) CMS
10 4 (0.49%) Apache
10 4 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
10 4 (0.49%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.36%) IBM Domino
11 3 (0.36%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.24%) MQSeries
12 2 (0.24%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 81 (9.83%) MS Office
2 80 (9.71%) MS Excel
3 20 (2.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 20 (2.43%) MS Project
4 15 (1.82%) MS Visio
5 9 (1.09%) Acrobat
6 6 (0.73%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.24%) Simulink
7 2 (0.24%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 31 (3.76%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (0.85%) RMDS
3 6 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.36%) ResourceLink
6 2 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.24%) SAP SM
7 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Payroll
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.12%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.12%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.12%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 21 (2.55%) Office 365
2 13 (1.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.24%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.12%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 39 (4.73%) LAN
2 36 (4.37%) WAN
3 28 (3.40%) Firewall
4 25 (3.03%) TCP/IP
5 21 (2.55%) SSL
6 18 (2.18%) Wireless
7 17 (2.06%) Internet
7 17 (2.06%) IP Telephony
7 17 (2.06%) VPN
8 15 (1.82%) SAN
9 14 (1.70%) DNS
9 14 (1.70%) Wi-Fi
10 10 (1.21%) Network Security
11 9 (1.09%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (0.97%) Extranet
13 7 (0.85%) MPLS
13 7 (0.85%) NetScaler
14 6 (0.73%) Intranet
14 6 (0.73%) VLAN
14 6 (0.73%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (4.49%) SQL Server
2 12 (1.46%) Oracle Database
2 12 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (0.73%) EDRMS
5 6 (0.73%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (0.36%) Informix
6 3 (0.36%) MySQL
7 2 (0.24%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.24%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (0.24%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.24%) Ingres
7 2 (0.24%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.12%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 11 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (0.49%) JIRA
3 3 (0.36%) Eclipse
3 3 (0.36%) HP UFT
4 2 (0.24%) ClearCase
4 2 (0.24%) ClearQuest
4 2 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.24%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.12%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.12%) MSI
5 1 (0.12%) NUnit
5 1 (0.12%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.12%) Subversion
5 1 (0.12%) Toad
General
1 157 (19.05%) Finance
2 50 (6.07%) Banking
3 48 (5.83%) Telecoms
4 28 (3.40%) Law
5 22 (2.67%) Investment Banking
6 21 (2.55%) Legal
7 15 (1.82%) Front Office
7 15 (1.82%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.58%) Advertising
9 10 (1.21%) Back Office
10 9 (1.09%) Local Government
11 8 (0.97%) Retail
12 7 (0.85%) Spanish Language
13 6 (0.73%) Electronics
13 6 (0.73%) Marketing
14 5 (0.61%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.61%) Games
15 4 (0.49%) French Language
15 4 (0.49%) German Language
16 3 (0.36%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 189 (22.94%) Analyst
2 154 (18.69%) Service Manager
3 84 (10.19%) Service Analyst
4 61 (7.40%) ITIL Manager
5 52 (6.31%) Transition Manager
6 51 (6.19%) Project Manager
7 46 (5.58%) Service Transition Manager
8 43 (5.22%) Service Desk Analyst
9 41 (4.98%) Business Analyst
10 39 (4.73%) Incident Manager
11 36 (4.37%) Architect
11 36 (4.37%) IT Manager
11 36 (4.37%) ITIL Service Manager
12 35 (4.25%) Support Analyst
13 34 (4.13%) Delivery Manager
14 31 (3.76%) Services Delivery Manager
15 30 (3.64%) Problem Manager
16 28 (3.40%) Consultant
16 28 (3.40%) ITIL Service Analyst
17 24 (2.91%) Service Desk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (2.18%) .NET
2 14 (1.70%) Web Services
3 12 (1.46%) FIX Protocol
4 10 (1.21%) .NET Framework
5 7 (0.85%) HTML
6 6 (0.73%) CSS
7 5 (0.61%) ASP.NET
7 5 (0.61%) Classic ASP
8 4 (0.49%) Ajax
8 4 (0.49%) Leaflet
9 3 (0.36%) OCX
9 3 (0.36%) SOAP
10 2 (0.24%) J2EE
10 2 (0.24%) Lucene
10 2 (0.24%) Middleware
10 2 (0.24%) REST
11 1 (0.12%) Entity Framework
11 1 (0.12%) JSON
11 1 (0.12%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (0.12%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 75 (9.10%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (5.46%) Data Centre
3 44 (5.34%) Management Information System
4 23 (2.79%) Replication
5 20 (2.43%) Blackberry
6 16 (1.94%) Data Structures
7 10 (1.21%) Clustering
7 10 (1.21%) CMDB
7 10 (1.21%) Video Conferencing
8 8 (0.97%) Derivative
8 8 (0.97%) Equities
9 7 (0.85%) Computer Science
9 7 (0.85%) Mainframe
10 6 (0.73%) Data Protection Act
10 6 (0.73%) e-Learning
10 6 (0.73%) Fat Client
10 6 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (0.73%) Thin Client
11 5 (0.61%) Fixed Income
11 5 (0.61%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 156 (18.93%) Windows
2 53 (6.43%) Windows 7
3 46 (5.58%) Unix
3 46 (5.58%) Windows Server
4 42 (5.10%) Linux
5 33 (4.00%) Windows XP
6 23 (2.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (2.31%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (1.58%) Windows 8
10 9 (1.09%) Solaris
11 7 (0.85%) Mac OS X
11 7 (0.85%) Windows 10
12 6 (0.73%) Apple iOS
12 6 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (0.61%) Android
14 4 (0.49%) Windows 2000 Server
15 3 (0.36%) NetWare
16 2 (0.24%) AIX
17 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 824 (100.00%) ITIL
2 230 (27.91%) Service Management
3 142 (17.23%) Service Delivery
4 140 (16.99%) Change Management
5 120 (14.56%) Project Management
6 113 (13.71%) ITSM
7 107 (12.99%) PRINCE2
8 106 (12.86%) Incident Management
9 101 (12.26%) Problem Management
10 99 (12.01%) Stakeholder Management
11 48 (5.83%) Agile Software Development
12 47 (5.70%) Service Design
13 39 (4.73%) Release Management
14 37 (4.49%) ITIL V3
15 36 (4.37%) Continuous Improvement
16 32 (3.88%) Six Sigma
17 28 (3.40%) Change Control
18 25 (3.03%) Business Analysis
19 24 (2.91%) Migration
20 23 (2.79%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 61 (7.40%) SQL
2 20 (2.43%) PowerShell
3 14 (1.70%) C#
4 12 (1.46%) C
5 10 (1.21%) Java
6 9 (1.09%) JavaScript
6 9 (1.09%) T-SQL
7 7 (0.85%) VB.NET
8 6 (0.73%) VB
8 6 (0.73%) VBA
9 5 (0.61%) VB6
10 3 (0.36%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.24%) C++
11 2 (0.24%) Jython
11 2 (0.24%) MATLAB
11 2 (0.24%) Perl
12 1 (0.12%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.12%) PHP
12 1 (0.12%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 112 (13.59%) Security Cleared
2 84 (10.19%) SC Cleared
3 57 (6.92%) Degree
4 46 (5.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 33 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 28 (3.40%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (2.31%) CCNA
8 17 (2.06%) CCNP
8 17 (2.06%) MCP
8 17 (2.06%) MCSE
9 12 (1.46%) DV Cleared
10 11 (1.33%) CISSP
10 11 (1.33%) PMP
11 10 (1.21%) PMI Certification
12 9 (1.09%) CISM
13 8 (0.97%) CCENT
14 7 (0.85%) BICSI Certification
14 7 (0.85%) BICSI RCDD
15 6 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
16 5 (0.61%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (11.41%) SLA
2 20 (2.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (2.43%) QA
3 10 (1.21%) ISO 9001
4 8 (0.97%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 5 (0.61%) JSP 440
6 4 (0.49%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.36%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.24%) COBIT
8 2 (0.24%) GPG13
8 2 (0.24%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (0.24%) P3O
8 2 (0.24%) RMADS
9 1 (0.12%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.12%) PMBOK
System Software
1 99 (12.01%) Active Directory
2 33 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.58%) Microsoft App-V
4 12 (1.46%) vSphere
5 7 (0.85%) XenApp
6 6 (0.73%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.61%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.36%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (0.36%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.24%) XenServer
10 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.12%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.12%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 33 (4.00%) SCCM
2 9 (1.09%) DameWare
2 9 (1.09%) SCOM
3 7 (0.85%) ITRS Geneos
4 5 (0.61%) SmoothWall
5 4 (0.49%) Backup Exec
5 4 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.49%) Nagios
5 4 (0.49%) WSUS
6 2 (0.24%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (0.24%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.24%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.24%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (0.24%) Piwik
6 2 (0.24%) vRealize
6 2 (0.24%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.12%) Bacula
7 1 (0.12%) Cisco LMS
7 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.12%) SCSM
Vendors
1 165 (20.02%) Microsoft
2 73 (8.86%) ServiceNow
3 67 (8.13%) Cisco
4 52 (6.31%) Citrix
4 52 (6.31%) VMware
5 36 (4.37%) Oracle
6 34 (4.13%) Remedy
7 32 (3.88%) SAP
8 30 (3.64%) BMC
9 21 (2.55%) HP
10 16 (1.94%) CheckPoint
10 16 (1.94%) Lotus
11 12 (1.46%) Fidessa
11 12 (1.46%) Nortel
11 12 (1.46%) PeopleSoft
12 10 (1.21%) Adobe
13 9 (1.09%) Red Hat
13 9 (1.09%) Siemens
13 9 (1.09%) Sybase
14 8 (0.97%) Reuters
London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £120 - £150 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Rate: excellent daily rates
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £390 per day + possible extensions
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Chesterfield
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Winchester
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Sheffield
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 26 days ago
Sheffield
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 26 days ago