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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
UK / England
Rank 338 274 286
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +12
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 237 402 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.58% 0.85% 0.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.78% 3.97% 3.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 271 214
Median daily rate £411 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.37% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £175 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £369
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -11.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 27 25
Median hourly rate £17.43 £18.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.16% +24.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.78 £10.50 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.24 £36.20 £23.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £18.00 £13.25
% change year-on-year
-3.16% +35.84%

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
8516 10136 9582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.71% 21.32% 20.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5443 6336 5574
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 407 411 456
Median hourly rate £30.91 £35.80 £20.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.65% +70.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £57.50 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

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 19 February 2017.

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
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 19 February 2017. 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 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 -57 103 £450 +12.50% 30
South East +4 54 £365 +12.30% 11
Yorkshire +18 19 £400 +6.66% 7
East Midlands +3 14 £310 +12.72% 2
West Midlands -4 13 £413 -8.33% 2
North West +21 11 £400 +74.86% 3
South West -16 11 £230 -33.33% 6
East of England -14 10 £419 +28.84% 10
Midlands - 1 £550 -
ITIL Certification
UK

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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.

1 581 (100.00%) ITIL
2 194 (33.39%) Service Management
3 159 (27.37%) Microsoft
4 153 (26.33%) Windows
5 124 (21.34%) Security Cleared
6 117 (20.14%) Active Directory
7 105 (18.07%) Service Delivery
8 104 (17.90%) SC Cleared
9 100 (17.21%) Project Management
10 99 (17.04%) Finance
11 96 (16.52%) PRINCE2
12 91 (15.66%) Change Management
13 90 (15.49%) MS Excel
14 81 (13.94%) Problem Management
15 78 (13.43%) SLA
16 77 (13.25%) MS Office
17 70 (12.05%) VMware
18 63 (10.84%) ITSM
19 59 (10.15%) Incident Management
20 57 (9.81%) VMware Infrastructure
20 57 (9.81%) Windows 7
21 56 (9.64%) Service Design
22 54 (9.29%) Windows Server
22 54 (9.29%) Configuration Management
23 53 (9.12%) Microsoft Certification
23 53 (9.12%) Analytical Skills
24 52 (8.95%) Agile Software Development
25 51 (8.78%) Cisco
26 50 (8.61%) HP
27 49 (8.43%) Degree

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 25 (4.30%) MS Exchange
2 19 (3.27%) IIS
3 17 (2.93%) SharePoint
4 15 (2.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 9 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (1.55%) WebSphere
6 8 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (1.38%) Tomcat
7 7 (1.20%) Apache
8 6 (1.03%) CMS
9 5 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.69%) MQSeries
10 4 (0.69%) nginx
10 4 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.52%) JBoss
11 3 (0.52%) Jetty
11 3 (0.52%) Mongrel
12 2 (0.34%) Confluence
12 2 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 90 (15.49%) MS Excel
2 77 (13.25%) MS Office
3 22 (3.79%) MS Visio
4 18 (3.10%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (1.55%) MS Project
6 1 (0.17%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 26 (4.48%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.17%) Eikon
4 1 (0.17%) Maximo
4 1 (0.17%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.13%) IaaS
2 23 (3.96%) PaaS
3 17 (2.93%) Office 365
4 16 (2.75%) SaaS
5 15 (2.58%) Amazon AWS
6 12 (2.07%) HP Helion
7 10 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.52%) Google App Engine
8 3 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.34%) GitHub
10 1 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.17%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.17%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 42 (7.23%) LAN
2 29 (4.99%) TCP/IP
2 29 (4.99%) WAN
3 26 (4.48%) DNS
4 22 (3.79%) Firewall
5 21 (3.61%) DHCP
6 15 (2.58%) Wireless
7 14 (2.41%) Internet
7 14 (2.41%) SSL
8 13 (2.24%) Network Security
9 12 (2.07%) VPN
10 10 (1.72%) HTTP
10 10 (1.72%) SAN
11 7 (1.20%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (0.86%) BGP
12 5 (0.86%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (0.86%) HTTPS
12 5 (0.86%) IPsec
12 5 (0.86%) LDAP
13 4 (0.69%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (6.54%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (0.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (0.69%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.52%) DB2
7 2 (0.34%) Big Data
7 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.17%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.17%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (0.17%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (0.17%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.17%) QlikView
8 1 (0.17%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 9 (1.55%) Jenkins
1 9 (1.55%) JIRA
2 6 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.69%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (0.52%) Travis CI
4 3 (0.52%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.34%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.34%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (0.34%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.17%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.17%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.17%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.17%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.17%) Redmine
6 1 (0.17%) StarTeam
6 1 (0.17%) TeamCity
General
1 99 (17.04%) Finance
2 36 (6.20%) Banking
3 29 (4.99%) Telecoms
4 17 (2.93%) Military
5 13 (2.24%) Retail
6 11 (1.89%) Legal
7 8 (1.38%) Advertising
8 6 (1.03%) Back Office
9 5 (0.86%) Games
9 5 (0.86%) Law
9 5 (0.86%) Publishing
10 4 (0.69%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.52%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.52%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.34%) Automotive
12 2 (0.34%) Front Office
12 2 (0.34%) German Language
12 2 (0.34%) Marketing
13 1 (0.17%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 144 (24.78%) Analyst
2 79 (13.60%) Service Manager
3 65 (11.19%) Service Analyst
4 51 (8.78%) Service Desk Analyst
4 51 (8.78%) Support Analyst
5 45 (7.75%) Architect
6 33 (5.68%) IT Manager
7 30 (5.16%) Transition Manager
8 29 (4.99%) Project Manager
9 27 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support
10 26 (4.48%) ITIL Manager
10 26 (4.48%) Service Transition Manager
11 23 (3.96%) Delivery Manager
11 23 (3.96%) IT Analyst
11 23 (3.96%) IT Support
12 22 (3.79%) Service Architect
12 22 (3.79%) Services Delivery Manager
13 21 (3.61%) Service Desk Support
14 19 (3.27%) Problem Manager
14 19 (3.27%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.58%) .NET
2 13 (2.24%) Middleware
3 10 (1.72%) HTML
4 8 (1.38%) Web Services
5 6 (1.03%) SAML
6 5 (0.86%) Regular Expression
7 4 (0.69%) CSS
7 4 (0.69%) HTML5
7 4 (0.69%) OAuth
7 4 (0.69%) REST
8 3 (0.52%) .NET Framework
8 3 (0.52%) IBM Integration Bus
8 3 (0.52%) J2EE
8 3 (0.52%) Servlets
9 2 (0.34%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.34%) Apache Cordova
9 2 (0.34%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.34%) Ionic Framework
9 2 (0.34%) PhoneGap
9 2 (0.34%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 53 (9.12%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (6.02%) Data Centre
3 28 (4.82%) Management Information System
4 22 (3.79%) Blackberry
5 20 (3.44%) Clustering
6 18 (3.10%) CMDB
7 10 (1.72%) Replication
8 9 (1.55%) Virtual Team
9 7 (1.20%) EMC VNX
9 7 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.03%) Computer Science
11 5 (0.86%) Driving Licence
11 5 (0.86%) PMI
12 4 (0.69%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.69%) Data Integration
13 3 (0.52%) Hybrid Cloud
13 3 (0.52%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.52%) NHS
13 3 (0.52%) Performance Metrics
13 3 (0.52%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 153 (26.33%) Windows
2 57 (9.81%) Windows 7
3 54 (9.29%) Windows Server
4 47 (8.09%) Linux
5 29 (4.99%) Windows Server 2003
6 28 (4.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (3.96%) Unix
9 16 (2.75%) Windows 10
10 15 (2.58%) Windows XP
11 11 (1.89%) Mac OS X
11 11 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (1.72%) Solaris
13 9 (1.55%) AIX
14 8 (1.38%) Android
14 8 (1.38%) Windows 8
15 5 (0.86%) HPUX
16 4 (0.69%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.34%) Apple iOS
17 2 (0.34%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 581 (100.00%) ITIL
2 194 (33.39%) Service Management
3 105 (18.07%) Service Delivery
4 100 (17.21%) Project Management
5 96 (16.52%) PRINCE2
6 91 (15.66%) Change Management
7 81 (13.94%) Problem Management
8 63 (10.84%) ITSM
9 59 (10.15%) Incident Management
10 56 (9.64%) Service Design
11 54 (9.29%) Configuration Management
12 52 (8.95%) Agile Software Development
13 46 (7.92%) Stakeholder Management
14 41 (7.06%) Release Management
15 33 (5.68%) TOGAF
16 28 (4.82%) DevOps
17 26 (4.48%) ITIL V3
18 22 (3.79%) Change Control
18 22 (3.79%) Information Security
19 21 (3.61%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 45 (7.75%) SQL
2 18 (3.10%) PowerShell
3 16 (2.75%) Java
4 12 (2.07%) C
5 11 (1.89%) Perl
6 9 (1.55%) JavaScript
7 8 (1.38%) C#
8 6 (1.03%) Korn
9 5 (0.86%) Bourne shell
9 5 (0.86%) PHP
9 5 (0.86%) VBScript
10 4 (0.69%) AWK
10 4 (0.69%) VB
10 4 (0.69%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.34%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.34%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.17%) Python
12 1 (0.17%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.17%) VB6
12 1 (0.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 124 (21.34%) Security Cleared
2 104 (17.90%) SC Cleared
3 53 (9.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 49 (8.43%) Degree
5 37 (6.37%) MCSE
6 36 (6.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 26 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
7 26 (4.48%) DV Cleared
8 24 (4.13%) CCNA
9 23 (3.96%) MCSA
9 23 (3.96%) PMP
10 22 (3.79%) MCP
10 22 (3.79%) PMI Certification
11 17 (2.93%) BICSI Certification
11 17 (2.93%) BICSI RCDD
12 15 (2.58%) CCNP
13 10 (1.72%) CCDA
13 10 (1.72%) ISEB
14 7 (1.20%) BPSS Clearance
14 7 (1.20%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (13.43%) SLA
2 10 (1.72%) Disclosure Scotland
3 8 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.20%) QA
5 6 (1.03%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.86%) JSP 440
7 3 (0.52%) GxP
8 2 (0.34%) GAMP
8 2 (0.34%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.17%) COBIT
9 1 (0.17%) EFQM
9 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.17%) ISO22301
9 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.17%) SEPA
9 1 (0.17%) Solvency II
System Software
1 117 (20.14%) Active Directory
2 57 (9.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (5.16%) vSphere
4 13 (2.24%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (1.89%) Virtual Desktop
6 9 (1.55%) Hyper-V
7 7 (1.20%) VMware ESX
8 5 (0.86%) Docker
8 5 (0.86%) Terminal Services
8 5 (0.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 4 (0.69%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (0.52%) BitLocker
10 3 (0.52%) Xen
10 3 (0.52%) XenApp
11 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.17%) vCloud
11 1 (0.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 1 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (3.10%) SCCM
2 15 (2.58%) Puppet
3 14 (2.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 9 (1.55%) SCOM
4 9 (1.55%) Tivoli
5 7 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (1.03%) NetBackup
6 6 (1.03%) Netcool
7 5 (0.86%) HP SiteScope
8 4 (0.69%) AirWatch
8 4 (0.69%) CA Single Sign-On
8 4 (0.69%) vRealize
8 4 (0.69%) Zenoss
9 3 (0.52%) Ansible
9 3 (0.52%) Nagios
9 3 (0.52%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 1 (0.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.17%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.17%) Simpana
10 1 (0.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 159 (27.37%) Microsoft
2 70 (12.05%) VMware
3 51 (8.78%) Cisco
4 50 (8.61%) HP
5 39 (6.71%) ServiceNow
6 35 (6.02%) Remedy
7 28 (4.82%) Citrix
8 19 (3.27%) Oracle
9 18 (3.10%) LANDesk
10 17 (2.93%) BMC
11 16 (2.75%) SAP
12 11 (1.89%) EMC
12 11 (1.89%) Red Hat
13 10 (1.72%) CA
13 10 (1.72%) Sophos
14 9 (1.55%) Apple
14 9 (1.55%) IBM
15 8 (1.38%) Juniper
16 6 (1.03%) Forcepoint
16 6 (1.03%) Veritas
South East London
Avance Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £419 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell
Volt
Rate: £20000 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £25 - £29 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Salt
Rate: £0.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
LA International
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £170.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £1 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £315.00 - £360.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £575 - £625 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago