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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 268 214 246
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +32
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 348 440 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.73% 0.95% 0.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.29% 4.84% 4.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 249 181
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £175 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £483 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.25% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 21 26
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £13.87 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £52.10 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-25.71% +9.37%
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
10585 9084 7614
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.17% 19.65% 18.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6226 4956 4098
Average daily rate £400 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £351 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.39% +6.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 471 433 458
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £41.45 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -33.96%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 3 March 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 -14 144 £375 +4.16% 47
South East -85 68 £389 +11.14% 32
Yorkshire +17 28 £330 - 11
North West -18 25 £420 +13.51% 4
East of England +9 23 £375 - 1
South West -29 23 £413 +32.00% 7
West Midlands -4 19 £349 -0.35% 8
East Midlands -4 13 £150 -41.74% 5
Midlands +3 1 - -
ITIL Certification
UK

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 727 (100.00%) ITIL
2 174 (23.93%) Windows
3 167 (22.97%) Service Management
4 148 (20.36%) Finance
5 147 (20.22%) Service Delivery
6 144 (19.81%) Microsoft
7 102 (14.03%) SLA
7 102 (14.03%) Security Cleared
8 94 (12.93%) Project Management
9 90 (12.38%) PRINCE2
10 89 (12.24%) MS Office
10 89 (12.24%) MS Excel
11 84 (11.55%) Active Directory
12 82 (11.28%) SQL
13 78 (10.73%) VMware
14 72 (9.90%) Degree
15 68 (9.35%) Configuration Management
15 68 (9.35%) UNIX
16 67 (9.22%) SC Cleared
17 65 (8.94%) Linux
17 65 (8.94%) Oracle
18 64 (8.80%) Change Management
19 58 (7.98%) HP
19 58 (7.98%) ITSM
20 54 (7.43%) Incident Management
21 52 (7.15%) Analytical Skills
22 49 (6.74%) Problem Management
23 48 (6.60%) Citrix
23 48 (6.60%) Java
24 47 (6.46%) Telecoms

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 36 (4.95%) SharePoint
2 30 (4.13%) MS Exchange
3 26 (3.58%) WebSphere
4 18 (2.48%) Tomcat
5 16 (2.20%) IIS
6 8 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (1.10%) WebLogic
6 8 (1.10%) Apache
6 8 (1.10%) Oracle Workflow
6 8 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (0.83%) Lync
7 6 (0.83%) Drupal
7 6 (0.83%) iPlanet
7 6 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (0.83%) CMS
7 6 (0.83%) JBoss
8 5 (0.69%) WebSphere Portal
9 4 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 89 (12.24%) MS Office
1 89 (12.24%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.20%) MS Visio
2 16 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (0.83%) MS Project
4 5 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.14%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 18 (2.48%) Remedy ITSM
2 15 (2.06%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (1.51%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (1.10%) Oracle General Ledger
4 8 (1.10%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (1.10%) Oracle Payables
4 8 (1.10%) Oracle Receivables
5 6 (0.83%) Oracle Financials
5 6 (0.83%) Cerner Millennium
6 4 (0.55%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.28%) ZaiNet
7 2 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.28%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.28%) Aligne
7 2 (0.28%) SAP IS-U
7 2 (0.28%) Endur
7 2 (0.28%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.14%) Maximo
8 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.41%) SaaS
3 1 (0.14%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.14%) Office 365
3 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 35 (4.81%) LAN
2 34 (4.68%) WAN
3 28 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 24 (3.30%) DNS
4 24 (3.30%) Firewall
5 23 (3.16%) DHCP
6 18 (2.48%) VPN
7 17 (2.34%) LDAP
7 17 (2.34%) SAN
8 14 (1.93%) Internet
9 13 (1.79%) VoIP
10 9 (1.24%) 3G
11 8 (1.10%) SSL
11 8 (1.10%) Cisco PIX
11 8 (1.10%) Network Security
12 6 (0.83%) MPLS
12 6 (0.83%) Wireless
13 5 (0.69%) Kerberos
13 5 (0.69%) iSCSI
14 4 (0.55%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (2.48%) SQL Server
1 18 (2.48%) Oracle Database
2 10 (1.38%) Relational Database
2 10 (1.38%) Oracle Reports
3 9 (1.24%) RDBMS
3 9 (1.24%) Big Data
4 8 (1.10%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 8 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (0.69%) DB2
5 5 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (0.55%) Hadoop
6 4 (0.55%) SAP BW
6 4 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (0.41%) SAP Data Services
7 3 (0.41%) SAP HANA
8 2 (0.28%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (0.28%) Oracle Exadata
8 2 (0.28%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 17 (2.34%) JIRA
2 16 (2.20%) Maven
3 15 (2.06%) Ant
4 14 (1.93%) ClearCase
5 13 (1.79%) Subversion
5 13 (1.79%) Jenkins
6 11 (1.51%) Oracle Forms
6 11 (1.51%) Toad
6 11 (1.51%) JUnit
7 9 (1.24%) ClearQuest
8 7 (0.96%) Git (software)
8 7 (0.96%) Bitbucket
9 6 (0.83%) Eclipse
10 5 (0.69%) Artifactory
11 4 (0.55%) GDB
11 4 (0.55%) StarTeam
12 3 (0.41%) LoadRunner
12 3 (0.41%) PVCS
12 3 (0.41%) SoapUI
12 3 (0.41%) DbUnit
General
1 148 (20.36%) Finance
2 47 (6.46%) Telecoms
3 36 (4.95%) Banking
4 18 (2.48%) Retail
5 14 (1.93%) Investment Banking
6 13 (1.79%) Legal
7 12 (1.65%) Law
8 8 (1.10%) Back Office
8 8 (1.10%) General Ledger
9 7 (0.96%) Local Government
10 6 (0.83%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.83%) Front Office
10 6 (0.83%) Military
11 5 (0.69%) Billing
12 4 (0.55%) Electronics
12 4 (0.55%) Publishing
13 3 (0.41%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.28%) Marketing
14 2 (0.28%) Games
14 2 (0.28%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 159 (21.87%) Analyst
2 115 (15.82%) Service Manager
3 69 (9.49%) Project Manager
4 56 (7.70%) Service Analyst
5 54 (7.43%) Services Delivery Manager
5 54 (7.43%) Delivery Manager
6 44 (6.05%) Service Desk Analyst
6 44 (6.05%) Consultant
7 40 (5.50%) Support Analyst
8 23 (3.16%) Administrator
8 23 (3.16%) Team Leader
9 22 (3.03%) Release Manager
9 22 (3.03%) Transition Manager
9 22 (3.03%) Incident Manager
10 21 (2.89%) Applications Support
11 18 (2.48%) Change Manager
11 18 (2.48%) IT Services Manager
12 17 (2.34%) Service Transition Manager
13 15 (2.06%) IT Support
13 15 (2.06%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (3.44%) XML
2 24 (3.30%) .NET
3 23 (3.16%) Web Services
4 18 (2.48%) JSP
5 13 (1.79%) HTML
6 10 (1.38%) J2EE
7 8 (1.10%) Spring
8 7 (0.96%) Hibernate
8 7 (0.96%) LAMP
8 7 (0.96%) REST
9 6 (0.83%) WebSphere MQ
9 6 (0.83%) Middleware
9 6 (0.83%) Servlets
9 6 (0.83%) Struts
10 5 (0.69%) CSS
10 5 (0.69%) Apache CXF
10 5 (0.69%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 4 (0.55%) jQuery
11 4 (0.55%) Java EE
11 4 (0.55%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 52 (7.15%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (2.75%) CMDB
3 19 (2.61%) Management Information System
3 19 (2.61%) Computer Science
4 15 (2.06%) NHS
5 13 (1.79%) Blackberry
6 11 (1.51%) Thin Client
6 11 (1.51%) Fat Client
7 10 (1.38%) Clustering
8 7 (0.96%) Replication
8 7 (0.96%) PDA
8 7 (0.96%) Enterprise Storage
9 6 (0.83%) Open Source
9 6 (0.83%) Statistics
9 6 (0.83%) FMCG
10 5 (0.69%) iPhone
11 4 (0.55%) SecurID
11 4 (0.55%) iPad
11 4 (0.55%) New Media
11 4 (0.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 174 (23.93%) Windows
2 68 (9.35%) UNIX
3 65 (8.94%) Linux
4 41 (5.64%) Windows 7
5 28 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (3.30%) Windows XP
7 22 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
8 21 (2.89%) Solaris
9 15 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (1.93%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (1.79%) AIX
12 9 (1.24%) Windows 8
13 8 (1.10%) Android
13 8 (1.10%) Windows 2000 Server
14 6 (0.83%) Apple iOS
14 6 (0.83%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.69%) Windows Vista
15 5 (0.69%) Ubuntu
16 4 (0.55%) zOS
17 2 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 727 (100.00%) ITIL
2 167 (22.97%) Service Management
3 147 (20.22%) Service Delivery
4 94 (12.93%) Project Management
5 90 (12.38%) PRINCE2
6 68 (9.35%) Configuration Management
7 64 (8.80%) Change Management
8 58 (7.98%) ITSM
9 54 (7.43%) Incident Management
10 49 (6.74%) Problem Management
11 42 (5.78%) Continuous Improvement
12 40 (5.50%) Stakeholder Management
13 35 (4.81%) Migration
14 34 (4.68%) Agile Software Development
15 30 (4.13%) Release Management
16 20 (2.75%) Supplier Management
17 19 (2.61%) Validation
18 18 (2.48%) User Acceptance Testing
18 18 (2.48%) Continuous Integration
19 17 (2.34%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 82 (11.28%) SQL
2 48 (6.60%) Java
3 24 (3.30%) PL/SQL
4 23 (3.16%) Shell Script
5 18 (2.48%) Bash Shell
6 16 (2.20%) VB
7 15 (2.06%) C
7 15 (2.06%) C#
8 11 (1.51%) JavaScript
8 11 (1.51%) PowerShell
9 10 (1.38%) PHP
9 10 (1.38%) Python
10 9 (1.24%) VBA
10 9 (1.24%) VB.NET
10 9 (1.24%) Perl
11 5 (0.69%) C++
12 4 (0.55%) VC++
13 3 (0.41%) ABAP
14 2 (0.28%) ActionScript
14 2 (0.28%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 102 (14.03%) Security Cleared
2 72 (9.90%) Degree
3 67 (9.22%) SC Cleared
4 30 (4.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (2.75%) MCP
6 19 (2.61%) DV Cleared
7 18 (2.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 17 (2.34%) MCSE
8 17 (2.34%) VCP4
9 15 (2.06%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (2.06%) PMI Certification
10 13 (1.79%) CCNA
11 12 (1.65%) CISSP
11 12 (1.65%) PMP
12 10 (1.38%) Sun Certification
13 9 (1.24%) ISEB
14 8 (1.10%) Oracle Certification
15 7 (0.96%) MCSA
15 7 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 6 (0.83%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (14.03%) SLA
2 19 (2.61%) QA
3 6 (0.83%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 3 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.14%) P3O
6 1 (0.14%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.14%) COBIT
System Software
1 84 (11.55%) Active Directory
2 39 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.65%) XenApp
4 6 (0.83%) KVM
5 5 (0.69%) XenDesktop
5 5 (0.69%) vSphere
5 5 (0.69%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.69%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.41%) Terminal Services
6 3 (0.41%) NFS
6 3 (0.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (0.41%) UAG
7 1 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (1.65%) SCCM
2 10 (1.38%) NetBackup
2 10 (1.38%) Tivoli
2 10 (1.38%) CA Single Sign-On
3 7 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (0.96%) Puppet
3 7 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.83%) Vagrant
5 5 (0.69%) SCOM
5 5 (0.69%) Backup Exec
5 5 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (0.69%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 4 (0.55%) OpenView
6 4 (0.55%) WMI
6 4 (0.55%) Nagios
6 4 (0.55%) HP UCMDB
7 3 (0.41%) MIMEsweeper
7 3 (0.41%) MAILsweeper
8 2 (0.28%) Control-M
8 2 (0.28%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 144 (19.81%) Microsoft
2 78 (10.73%) VMware
3 65 (8.94%) Oracle
4 58 (7.98%) HP
5 48 (6.60%) Citrix
6 43 (5.91%) Cisco
7 29 (3.99%) Remedy
8 26 (3.58%) SAP
9 17 (2.34%) IBM
10 14 (1.93%) ServiceNow
11 13 (1.79%) Sun
11 13 (1.79%) NetApp
12 12 (1.65%) CheckPoint
13 10 (1.38%) Symantec
13 10 (1.38%) Juniper
13 10 (1.38%) BMC
14 9 (1.24%) Splunk
15 8 (1.10%) Red Hat
16 7 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
16 7 (0.96%) Brocade
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 12 hours ago
Derbyshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Excellent Day Rate
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading
Explore Group
Rate: £200 - £225 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
East London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Rate: £210 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £450 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £20 - £25 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Nakama
Rate: From £450 to £475 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South West
Intapeople
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Vertical IT
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £150.00 - £185 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
West London
Computer Futures
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Explore Group
Posted: 13 days ago
Hammersmith and Fulham
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: €430 - €450 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Boeing
Rate: Competitive salary
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol, South West, United Kingdom
Boeing
Rate: Competitive salary
Posted: 17 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
QA Limited
Rate: £221.25 per week
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
QA Limited
Rate: £221.25 per week
Posted: 19 days ago