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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 240 234 226
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 438 422 354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.89% 0.88% 0.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.70% 4.54% 4.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 270 204
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £185 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £325 £355
% change year-on-year
+5.76% -8.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 27 21
Average hourly rate £25.00 £14.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.41% -23.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £8.40 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.20 £19.30 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £14.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+72.41% -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
9313 9292 7751
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.93% 19.37% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5383 5509 4181
Average daily rate £394 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £535 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 444 477 435
Average hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.47 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £48.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.00%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -42 151 £425 +13.33% 38
South East -13 79 £338 +12.50% 22
North West +18 61 £331 +6.85% 9
West Midlands 0 41 £190 -57.77% 9
Yorkshire +11 38 £330 -13.44% 4
East of England +16 34 £369 +13.46% 23
South West -5 24 £413 +26.92% 7
East Midlands -12 7 £150 -62.50% 3
North East -13 3 £346 -16.56% 1
ITIL Certification
UK

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 793 (100.00%) ITIL
2 196 (24.72%) Service Management
3 166 (20.93%) Finance
4 165 (20.81%) Service Delivery
5 151 (19.04%) Windows
6 122 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 112 (14.12%) PRINCE2
8 95 (11.98%) SLA
9 93 (11.73%) Active Directory
9 93 (11.73%) Change Management
10 91 (11.48%) Project Management
11 85 (10.72%) Security Cleared
12 81 (10.21%) MS Excel
12 81 (10.21%) MS Office
13 80 (10.09%) SQL
14 74 (9.33%) UNIX
15 73 (9.21%) ITSM
16 71 (8.95%) VMware
17 68 (8.58%) Stakeholder Management
18 63 (7.94%) Oracle
18 63 (7.94%) HP
19 62 (7.82%) SC Cleared
20 59 (7.44%) Degree
21 58 (7.31%) WAN
22 57 (7.19%) Configuration Management
23 56 (7.06%) Linux
24 55 (6.94%) Migration
25 54 (6.81%) Problem Management
26 53 (6.68%) Analytical Skills
26 53 (6.68%) Cisco

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (4.92%) SharePoint
2 20 (2.52%) Tomcat
3 19 (2.40%) IIS
4 17 (2.14%) WebSphere
5 11 (1.39%) MS Exchange
6 10 (1.26%) CMS
7 9 (1.13%) JBoss
8 8 (1.01%) WebLogic
9 7 (0.88%) Apache
10 6 (0.76%) iPlanet
11 5 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
12 4 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
13 3 (0.38%) MQSeries
13 3 (0.38%) IBM Notes
13 3 (0.38%) Lotus Domino
13 3 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
14 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2003
14 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2007
14 2 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 81 (10.21%) MS Excel
1 81 (10.21%) MS Office
2 22 (2.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 21 (2.65%) MS Project
4 14 (1.77%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.38%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 19 (2.40%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (0.76%) Cerner Millennium
2 6 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.76%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.63%) SAP CRM
3 5 (0.63%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (0.63%) SAP IS-U
3 5 (0.63%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (0.63%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (0.50%) Primavera
4 4 (0.50%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.25%) Aligne
5 2 (0.25%) assyst
5 2 (0.25%) ZaiNet
5 2 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.25%) Endur
5 2 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.13%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.02%) SaaS
2 10 (1.26%) PaaS
3 6 (0.76%) Office 365
3 6 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.25%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.13%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 58 (7.31%) WAN
2 51 (6.43%) LAN
3 43 (5.42%) Firewall
4 28 (3.53%) SSL
5 26 (3.28%) Network Security
6 25 (3.15%) TCP/IP
7 24 (3.03%) SAN
8 22 (2.77%) VPN
9 21 (2.65%) DNS
10 20 (2.52%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (2.02%) LDAP
11 16 (2.02%) DHCP
12 13 (1.64%) Internet
13 9 (1.13%) VoIP
13 9 (1.13%) Wireless
14 6 (0.76%) Ethernet
15 5 (0.63%) FTP
15 5 (0.63%) HTTP
15 5 (0.63%) 3G
15 5 (0.63%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (2.77%) SQL Server
2 20 (2.52%) Oracle Database
3 12 (1.51%) Oracle Reports
4 10 (1.26%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (1.01%) Relational Database
6 7 (0.88%) RDBMS
6 7 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (0.88%) Oracle Database 12c
7 6 (0.76%) Oracle OWB
7 6 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (0.63%) DB2
8 5 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (0.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 3 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (0.38%) SAP BW
9 3 (0.38%) SAP Data Services
9 3 (0.38%) SAP HANA
9 3 (0.38%) Big Data
10 2 (0.25%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 21 (2.65%) JIRA
2 18 (2.27%) Maven
3 17 (2.14%) Subversion
3 17 (2.14%) Ant
4 15 (1.89%) ClearCase
5 12 (1.51%) JUnit
6 11 (1.39%) Toad
7 10 (1.26%) ClearQuest
8 8 (1.01%) PVCS
9 7 (0.88%) Jenkins
10 6 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
10 6 (0.76%) Eclipse
11 5 (0.63%) Artifactory
12 3 (0.38%) LoadRunner
12 3 (0.38%) DbUnit
12 3 (0.38%) SoapUI
12 3 (0.38%) Rational DOORS
12 3 (0.38%) StarTeam
13 2 (0.25%) Selenium
13 2 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 166 (20.93%) Finance
2 43 (5.42%) Telecoms
3 39 (4.92%) Banking
4 17 (2.14%) Retail
5 12 (1.51%) Investment Banking
5 12 (1.51%) Automotive
6 9 (1.13%) Legal
6 9 (1.13%) Manufacturing
7 7 (0.88%) Local Government
8 6 (0.76%) Back Office
9 5 (0.63%) Law
9 5 (0.63%) General Ledger
10 4 (0.50%) Military
10 4 (0.50%) Electronics
10 4 (0.50%) Front Office
11 3 (0.38%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.38%) Publishing
12 2 (0.25%) Marketing
12 2 (0.25%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 160 (20.18%) Analyst
2 132 (16.65%) Service Manager
3 61 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 52 (6.56%) Service Analyst
4 52 (6.56%) Services Delivery Manager
4 52 (6.56%) Delivery Manager
5 38 (4.79%) Consultant
6 37 (4.67%) Support Analyst
7 32 (4.04%) Service Desk Analyst
8 31 (3.91%) Administrator
9 30 (3.78%) IT Services Manager
10 29 (3.66%) Architect
11 27 (3.40%) Incident Manager
12 24 (3.03%) Transition Manager
13 23 (2.90%) Change Manager
14 22 (2.77%) Applications Support
15 21 (2.65%) Security Analyst
15 21 (2.65%) 2nd Line Support
15 21 (2.65%) Developer
16 20 (2.52%) Service Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (2.65%) .NET
2 17 (2.14%) Web Services
3 16 (2.02%) XML
3 16 (2.02%) HTML
4 14 (1.77%) JSP
5 10 (1.26%) J2EE
6 9 (1.13%) Spring
7 7 (0.88%) CSS
7 7 (0.88%) Middleware
7 7 (0.88%) Hibernate
7 7 (0.88%) Java EE
8 6 (0.76%) Servlets
8 6 (0.76%) Struts
9 5 (0.63%) ASP.NET
9 5 (0.63%) XSLT
9 5 (0.63%) Apache CXF
10 4 (0.50%) jQuery
11 3 (0.38%) WebSphere MQ
12 2 (0.25%) Application Packaging
12 2 (0.25%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 53 (6.68%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (3.66%) Management Information System
3 22 (2.77%) PKI
4 17 (2.14%) Computer Science
5 16 (2.02%) NHS
6 13 (1.64%) CMDB
7 12 (1.51%) Fat Client
7 12 (1.51%) Thin Client
8 11 (1.39%) PDA
9 10 (1.26%) Smart Meter
9 10 (1.26%) Enterprise Storage
9 10 (1.26%) Clustering
10 8 (1.01%) Performance Metrics
10 8 (1.01%) Replication
11 7 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (0.76%) Statistics
12 6 (0.76%) PMI
13 5 (0.63%) Blackberry
14 4 (0.50%) FMCG
14 4 (0.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 151 (19.04%) Windows
2 74 (9.33%) UNIX
3 56 (7.06%) Linux
4 41 (5.17%) Windows 7
5 31 (3.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 30 (3.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (2.52%) Windows XP
8 15 (1.89%) Solaris
8 15 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (1.64%) AIX
10 9 (1.13%) Windows 2000 Server
10 9 (1.13%) Windows 8
11 7 (0.88%) Android
12 5 (0.63%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.38%) zOS
13 3 (0.38%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.38%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.13%) OS/400
14 1 (0.13%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 793 (100.00%) ITIL
2 196 (24.72%) Service Management
3 165 (20.81%) Service Delivery
4 112 (14.12%) PRINCE2
5 93 (11.73%) Change Management
6 91 (11.48%) Project Management
7 73 (9.21%) ITSM
8 68 (8.58%) Stakeholder Management
9 57 (7.19%) Configuration Management
10 55 (6.94%) Migration
11 54 (6.81%) Problem Management
12 52 (6.56%) Incident Management
13 42 (5.30%) Continuous Improvement
14 31 (3.91%) Release Management
15 27 (3.40%) Disaster Recovery
16 25 (3.15%) Agile Software Development
17 24 (3.03%) Validation
18 23 (2.90%) Supplier Management
18 23 (2.90%) Line Management
19 22 (2.77%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 80 (10.09%) SQL
2 42 (5.30%) Java
3 32 (4.04%) Shell Script
4 31 (3.91%) PL/SQL
5 15 (1.89%) PowerShell
6 12 (1.51%) C#
7 11 (1.39%) JavaScript
8 10 (1.26%) Bash Shell
9 9 (1.13%) VBA
9 9 (1.13%) C
10 7 (0.88%) VB
10 7 (0.88%) Korn
11 5 (0.63%) T-SQL
11 5 (0.63%) Python
12 4 (0.50%) Perl
12 4 (0.50%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.38%) ABAP
14 2 (0.25%) ActionScript 2.0
14 2 (0.25%) ActionScript
14 2 (0.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 85 (10.72%) Security Cleared
2 62 (7.82%) SC Cleared
3 59 (7.44%) Degree
4 40 (5.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 27 (3.40%) CISSP
6 23 (2.90%) MCSE
6 23 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 21 (2.65%) CISM
8 19 (2.40%) CISMP
8 19 (2.40%) MCP
9 17 (2.14%) PMI Certification
10 16 (2.02%) ISEB
11 15 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (1.64%) PMP
12 13 (1.64%) CCENT
13 10 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 10 (1.26%) CCNA
13 10 (1.26%) Citrix Certification
14 9 (1.13%) Oracle Certification
15 8 (1.01%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (11.98%) SLA
2 41 (5.17%) QA
3 35 (4.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.26%) PCI DSS
4 10 (1.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 3 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 3 (0.38%) COBIT
7 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.13%) P3O
7 1 (0.13%) PMBOK
System Software
1 93 (11.73%) Active Directory
2 36 (4.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.39%) XenApp
4 9 (1.13%) Hyper-V
5 8 (1.01%) vSphere
6 7 (0.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 6 (0.76%) Terminal Services
8 5 (0.63%) VMware ESX
9 4 (0.50%) Oracle Clusterware
9 4 (0.50%) VMware Server
9 4 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (0.50%) VMware Workstation
9 4 (0.50%) MetaFrame
10 3 (0.38%) UAG
10 3 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.13%) Firmware
12 1 (0.13%) Samba
12 1 (0.13%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.13%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 16 (2.02%) SCCM
2 10 (1.26%) CA Single Sign-On
3 9 (1.13%) OpenView
3 9 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (0.88%) NetBackup
5 6 (0.76%) Tivoli
6 5 (0.63%) Nagios
6 5 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 4 (0.50%) Red Hat Satellite
7 4 (0.50%) WMI
7 4 (0.50%) Data Guard
7 4 (0.50%) HP SIM
7 4 (0.50%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (0.38%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (0.38%) DameWare
8 3 (0.38%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.38%) HP UCMDB
8 3 (0.38%) AirWatch
9 2 (0.25%) SCOM
9 2 (0.25%) Netcool
Vendors
1 122 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 71 (8.95%) VMware
3 63 (7.94%) Oracle
3 63 (7.94%) HP
4 53 (6.68%) Cisco
5 44 (5.55%) Citrix
6 37 (4.67%) Remedy
7 25 (3.15%) SAP
8 23 (2.90%) CheckPoint
9 20 (2.52%) Kaspersky
9 20 (2.52%) Clearswift
10 19 (2.40%) IBM
11 14 (1.77%) ServiceNow
11 14 (1.77%) Splunk
11 14 (1.77%) NetApp
11 14 (1.77%) Red Hat
12 13 (1.64%) Sun
13 12 (1.51%) EMC
14 11 (1.39%) BMC
14 11 (1.39%) LANDesk
Manchester, Lancashire
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: On application
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £230 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £445.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Ashdown IT
Rate: £150 - £170 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hudson IT
Rate: £200 - £240 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
LA International
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Rubicon Consulting
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Thames Tideway Tunnel
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £330 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Posted: 10 days ago
Swindon
Pertemps ERP
Rate: £250 - £350 a day
Posted: 11 days ago