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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 247 228 230
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +2
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 430 457 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.85% 0.91% 0.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.41% 4.65% 4.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 280 226
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £475 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £355
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -8.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 23 16
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.13 £14.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.70 £37.10 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -17.50%
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
9754 9827 7988
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.30% 19.54% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5608 5665 4295
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 442 492 444
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £42.50 £52.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -43 153 £400 +10.34% 35
South East -8 91 £375 +15.38% 28
North West +9 57 £344 -7.09% 7
East of England +26 33 £381 +8.92% 7
Yorkshire +8 30 £330 -17.50% 14
South West -14 26 £406 +25.00% 13
West Midlands -14 24 £338 -43.75% 14
East Midlands +8 13 £150 -45.45% 7
North East -3 6 £374 -25.28%
ITIL Certification
UK

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 796 (100.00%) ITIL
2 181 (22.74%) Service Management
3 162 (20.35%) Service Delivery
4 161 (20.23%) Windows
5 155 (19.47%) Finance
6 130 (16.33%) Microsoft
7 111 (13.94%) PRINCE2
8 106 (13.32%) SLA
9 100 (12.56%) Security Cleared
10 98 (12.31%) Project Management
11 96 (12.06%) MS Excel
12 90 (11.31%) Active Directory
13 87 (10.93%) Change Management
14 86 (10.80%) SQL
14 86 (10.80%) MS Office
15 74 (9.30%) UNIX
16 72 (9.05%) VMware
17 71 (8.92%) SC Cleared
18 69 (8.67%) HP
19 68 (8.54%) Degree
20 64 (8.04%) Oracle
21 63 (7.91%) ITSM
22 62 (7.79%) Linux
22 62 (7.79%) Configuration Management
23 60 (7.54%) WAN
24 56 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management
24 56 (7.04%) Problem Management
25 55 (6.91%) Cisco
26 54 (6.78%) Incident Management
27 53 (6.66%) LAN

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 31 (3.89%) SharePoint
2 25 (3.14%) WebSphere
3 20 (2.51%) IIS
4 19 (2.39%) MS Exchange
5 18 (2.26%) Tomcat
6 9 (1.13%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (1.01%) WebLogic
7 8 (1.01%) CMS
8 6 (0.75%) iPlanet
8 6 (0.75%) JBoss
8 6 (0.75%) Apache
9 5 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
9 5 (0.63%) Lync
9 5 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (0.63%) WebSphere Portal
10 4 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.38%) IBM Notes
11 3 (0.38%) Lotus Domino
12 2 (0.25%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 96 (12.06%) MS Excel
2 86 (10.80%) MS Office
3 22 (2.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (2.14%) MS Visio
4 17 (2.14%) MS Project
5 5 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.38%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 19 (2.39%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.75%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (0.63%) SAP CRM
4 5 (0.63%) Cerner Millennium
4 5 (0.63%) SAP IS-U
4 5 (0.63%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (0.63%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (0.63%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (0.50%) Primavera
5 4 (0.50%) SAP HR
6 3 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.25%) Aligne
7 2 (0.25%) assyst
7 2 (0.25%) Endur
7 2 (0.25%) ZaiNet
7 2 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.13%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.88%) SaaS
2 10 (1.26%) PaaS
3 6 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.50%) Office 365
5 2 (0.25%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.13%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 60 (7.54%) WAN
2 53 (6.66%) LAN
3 46 (5.78%) Firewall
4 29 (3.64%) SSL
5 28 (3.52%) TCP/IP
6 27 (3.39%) Network Security
7 24 (3.02%) VPN
8 23 (2.89%) DNS
9 21 (2.64%) SAN
10 20 (2.51%) Cisco ASA
10 20 (2.51%) DHCP
11 18 (2.26%) LDAP
12 16 (2.01%) Internet
13 9 (1.13%) Wireless
13 9 (1.13%) VoIP
14 6 (0.75%) 3G
14 6 (0.75%) Ethernet
15 5 (0.63%) FTP
15 5 (0.63%) HTTP
15 5 (0.63%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (2.89%) Oracle Database
2 20 (2.51%) SQL Server
3 11 (1.38%) Oracle Reports
4 10 (1.26%) Crystal Reports
5 9 (1.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (1.13%) Big Data
6 8 (1.01%) Relational Database
7 7 (0.88%) RDBMS
8 6 (0.75%) Oracle Database 12c
9 5 (0.63%) DB2
9 5 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (0.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 4 (0.50%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.38%) Oracle OWB
11 3 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (0.38%) SAP BW
11 3 (0.38%) QlikView
11 3 (0.38%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 17 (2.14%) JIRA
2 16 (2.01%) Maven
3 15 (1.88%) Ant
4 14 (1.76%) ClearCase
4 14 (1.76%) Subversion
5 11 (1.38%) Toad
5 11 (1.38%) JUnit
6 9 (1.13%) ClearQuest
7 7 (0.88%) Jenkins
8 6 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
8 6 (0.75%) Eclipse
9 5 (0.63%) PVCS
9 5 (0.63%) Artifactory
10 4 (0.50%) GDB
11 3 (0.38%) LoadRunner
11 3 (0.38%) StarTeam
11 3 (0.38%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (0.38%) Rational DOORS
11 3 (0.38%) SoapUI
General
1 155 (19.47%) Finance
2 47 (5.90%) Telecoms
3 41 (5.15%) Banking
4 21 (2.64%) Retail
5 14 (1.76%) Law
6 13 (1.63%) Investment Banking
6 13 (1.63%) Legal
7 7 (0.88%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.75%) Local Government
9 5 (0.63%) Military
9 5 (0.63%) Electronics
9 5 (0.63%) Billing
9 5 (0.63%) General Ledger
10 4 (0.50%) Front Office
10 4 (0.50%) Back 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%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 162 (20.35%) Analyst
2 132 (16.58%) Service Manager
3 62 (7.79%) Project Manager
4 60 (7.54%) Services Delivery Manager
4 60 (7.54%) Delivery Manager
5 44 (5.53%) Consultant
5 44 (5.53%) Service Analyst
6 43 (5.40%) Support Analyst
7 35 (4.40%) Service Desk Analyst
8 34 (4.27%) Administrator
9 28 (3.52%) Architect
10 25 (3.14%) Transition Manager
10 25 (3.14%) Incident Manager
11 24 (3.02%) IT Services Manager
12 23 (2.89%) Release Manager
12 23 (2.89%) Applications Support
13 21 (2.64%) Security Analyst
13 21 (2.64%) Team Leader
14 20 (2.51%) 2nd Line Support
15 19 (2.39%) Service Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (3.02%) .NET
2 21 (2.64%) Web Services
3 17 (2.14%) JSP
4 16 (2.01%) XML
5 14 (1.76%) HTML
6 10 (1.26%) J2EE
7 9 (1.13%) Spring
8 7 (0.88%) Hibernate
8 7 (0.88%) CSS
9 6 (0.75%) Middleware
9 6 (0.75%) WebSphere MQ
9 6 (0.75%) Servlets
9 6 (0.75%) Struts
10 5 (0.63%) XSLT
10 5 (0.63%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 5 (0.63%) jQuery
10 5 (0.63%) Apache CXF
11 4 (0.50%) Java EE
11 4 (0.50%) ASP.NET
12 2 (0.25%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 50 (6.28%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (3.64%) Management Information System
3 21 (2.64%) PKI
3 21 (2.64%) Computer Science
4 16 (2.01%) NHS
5 14 (1.76%) Fat Client
5 14 (1.76%) Thin Client
6 13 (1.63%) Clustering
6 13 (1.63%) CMDB
7 10 (1.26%) Enterprise Storage
7 10 (1.26%) PDA
8 8 (1.01%) Replication
9 7 (0.88%) PMI
9 7 (0.88%) Blackberry
9 7 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.63%) Statistics
10 5 (0.63%) FMCG
10 5 (0.63%) Performance Metrics
11 4 (0.50%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (0.50%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 161 (20.23%) Windows
2 74 (9.30%) UNIX
3 62 (7.79%) Linux
4 40 (5.03%) Windows 7
5 32 (4.02%) Windows Server 2003
6 31 (3.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (2.64%) Windows XP
8 19 (2.39%) Solaris
8 19 (2.39%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (2.01%) AIX
10 10 (1.26%) Windows 8
11 8 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
12 7 (0.88%) Android
13 5 (0.63%) Mac OS X
13 5 (0.63%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.50%) zOS
15 3 (0.38%) Windows Vista
15 3 (0.38%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.13%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 796 (100.00%) ITIL
2 181 (22.74%) Service Management
3 162 (20.35%) Service Delivery
4 111 (13.94%) PRINCE2
5 98 (12.31%) Project Management
6 87 (10.93%) Change Management
7 63 (7.91%) ITSM
8 62 (7.79%) Configuration Management
9 56 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 56 (7.04%) Problem Management
10 54 (6.78%) Incident Management
11 53 (6.66%) Migration
12 40 (5.03%) Continuous Improvement
13 30 (3.77%) Release Management
14 26 (3.27%) Capacity Planning
14 26 (3.27%) Disaster Recovery
14 26 (3.27%) Agile Software Development
15 25 (3.14%) Validation
16 23 (2.89%) Supplier Management
17 21 (2.64%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 86 (10.80%) SQL
2 47 (5.90%) Java
3 30 (3.77%) Shell Script
4 26 (3.27%) PL/SQL
5 16 (2.01%) VB
6 15 (1.88%) C#
6 15 (1.88%) PowerShell
7 14 (1.76%) C
8 12 (1.51%) Bash Shell
9 11 (1.38%) Python
9 11 (1.38%) JavaScript
9 11 (1.38%) Perl
10 9 (1.13%) VB.NET
10 9 (1.13%) VBA
11 6 (0.75%) Korn
12 5 (0.63%) T-SQL
12 5 (0.63%) C++
13 4 (0.50%) VC++
13 4 (0.50%) PHP
14 3 (0.38%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 100 (12.56%) Security Cleared
2 71 (8.92%) SC Cleared
3 68 (8.54%) Degree
4 40 (5.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 31 (3.89%) CISSP
6 23 (2.89%) MCP
7 22 (2.76%) MCSE
8 20 (2.51%) CISM
9 19 (2.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 18 (2.26%) CISMP
11 17 (2.14%) Cisco Certification
12 15 (1.88%) PMI Certification
13 13 (1.63%) CCENT
14 12 (1.51%) ISEB
14 12 (1.51%) CCNA
15 11 (1.38%) DV Cleared
16 10 (1.26%) PMP
16 10 (1.26%) Citrix Certification
17 8 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 8 (1.01%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (13.32%) SLA
2 40 (5.03%) QA
3 32 (4.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (0.88%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 3 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.25%) COBIT
9 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.13%) P3O
9 1 (0.13%) PMBOK
System Software
1 90 (11.31%) Active Directory
2 33 (4.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (1.88%) XenApp
4 9 (1.13%) vSphere
5 7 (0.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 6 (0.75%) Hyper-V
6 6 (0.75%) Terminal Services
7 5 (0.63%) VMware ESX
7 5 (0.63%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.50%) Oracle Clusterware
8 4 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (0.50%) VMware Server
8 4 (0.50%) MetaFrame
8 4 (0.50%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.38%) UAG
10 2 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.13%) Samba
11 1 (0.13%) Firmware
11 1 (0.13%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 18 (2.26%) SCCM
2 13 (1.63%) Tivoli
3 10 (1.26%) CA Single Sign-On
4 7 (0.88%) NetBackup
4 7 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (0.75%) OpenView
6 5 (0.63%) Nagios
6 5 (0.63%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 5 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 4 (0.50%) Red Hat Satellite
7 4 (0.50%) HP SIM
7 4 (0.50%) Data Guard
7 4 (0.50%) WMI
7 4 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (0.50%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (0.38%) DameWare
8 3 (0.38%) SCOM
8 3 (0.38%) HP UCMDB
9 2 (0.25%) Netcool
9 2 (0.25%) Control-M
Vendors
1 130 (16.33%) Microsoft
2 72 (9.05%) VMware
3 69 (8.67%) HP
4 64 (8.04%) Oracle
5 55 (6.91%) Cisco
6 49 (6.16%) Citrix
7 38 (4.77%) Remedy
8 29 (3.64%) SAP
9 25 (3.14%) CheckPoint
10 23 (2.89%) IBM
11 19 (2.39%) Clearswift
11 19 (2.39%) Kaspersky
12 15 (1.88%) ServiceNow
13 13 (1.63%) Sun
14 12 (1.51%) 3PAR
14 12 (1.51%) Red Hat
14 12 (1.51%) NetApp
15 11 (1.38%) Splunk
16 10 (1.26%) LANDesk
16 10 (1.26%) BMC
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £100 - £130 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Sanderson
Rate: £20 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £12 - £17 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
Cumbria
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £480 - £530 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £15 - £20 per hour + Uplift
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £330 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Eaglecliff
Rate: c.£35,000 - £38,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Thames Tideway Tunnel
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £325 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Wiltshire
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 25 days ago