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 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 284 234 275
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +41
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 350 403 350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.67% 0.84% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.32% 4.93% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 226 180
Average daily rate
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£389 £331 £346
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.35% -4.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £145 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+23.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 23 30
Average hourly rate £14.88 £15.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.03% -22.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.35 £13.16 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.83 £23.87 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.88 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+0.84% -7.03%
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
10543 8173 9302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.10% 17.10% 18.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5972 4728 4943
Average daily rate £395 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £545 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 450 342 536
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.68 £22.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.06% -18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.81 £11.60 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -23.40%

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 October 2014.

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 October 2014.

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 October 2014. 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 -48 129 £400 +14.28% 36
South East -23 87 £399 +10.45% 17
West Midlands -5 28 £404 +15.35% 13
East of England -7 24 £385 +56.34% 13
South West -30 23 £175 - 10
North West -1 22 £400 +88.23% 11
Yorkshire -3 16 £358 +37.50% 11
East Midlands -9 12 £325 +132.14% 2
Midlands +4 6 £355 +9.23%
North East - 4 £495 - 3
ITIL Certification
UK

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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.

1 728 (100.00%) ITIL
2 188 (25.82%) Windows
3 171 (23.49%) Service Management
4 157 (21.57%) Microsoft
4 157 (21.57%) Finance
5 137 (18.82%) PRINCE2
6 119 (16.35%) Service Delivery
6 119 (16.35%) Project Management
7 99 (13.60%) SLA
8 96 (13.19%) MS Office
9 92 (12.64%) Security Cleared
10 88 (12.09%) VMware
11 86 (11.81%) Active Directory
12 76 (10.44%) MS Excel
13 75 (10.30%) Degree
14 72 (9.89%) Cisco
14 72 (9.89%) Change Management
15 64 (8.79%) ITSM
16 63 (8.65%) Oracle
17 61 (8.38%) Stakeholder Management
18 58 (7.97%) SharePoint
19 57 (7.83%) Citrix
19 57 (7.83%) Analytical Skills
20 55 (7.55%) SC Cleared
20 55 (7.55%) Windows 7
20 55 (7.55%) HP
21 53 (7.28%) SQL
22 52 (7.14%) Migration
23 50 (6.87%) Problem Management
24 48 (6.59%) Incident Management

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 58 (7.97%) SharePoint
2 33 (4.53%) MS Exchange
3 17 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (1.79%) Apache
5 12 (1.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 12 (1.65%) WebSphere
6 11 (1.51%) IIS
7 10 (1.37%) Drupal
8 8 (1.10%) Oracle Workflow
9 7 (0.96%) Lync
9 7 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (0.82%) Tomcat
10 6 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.41%) Documentum
11 3 (0.41%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.27%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.27%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.27%) JBoss
Applications
1 96 (13.19%) MS Office
2 76 (10.44%) MS Excel
3 26 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 25 (3.43%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.10%) MS Project
6 2 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.14%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 18 (2.47%) Remedy ITSM
2 15 (2.06%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (1.24%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (1.10%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (1.10%) Oracle Payables
5 7 (0.96%) Oracle Receivables
5 7 (0.96%) Oracle General Ledger
6 4 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.55%) TRIRIGA
7 3 (0.41%) Workday HCM
7 3 (0.41%) HFM
7 3 (0.41%) assyst
8 2 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.27%) SimCorp Dimension
8 2 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.27%) Maximo
8 2 (0.27%) Markit EDM
8 2 (0.27%) Eagle PACE
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.69%) SaaS
2 3 (0.41%) Office 365
3 2 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.14%) IaaS
4 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (5.22%) Firewall
2 37 (5.08%) LAN
2 37 (5.08%) WAN
3 26 (3.57%) VPN
4 24 (3.30%) DNS
5 22 (3.02%) TCP/IP
5 22 (3.02%) SAN
6 21 (2.88%) VoIP
7 18 (2.47%) Cisco PIX
8 15 (2.06%) DHCP
9 14 (1.92%) MPLS
10 12 (1.65%) SSL
10 12 (1.65%) Internet
11 9 (1.24%) Network Security
12 7 (0.96%) iSCSI
12 7 (0.96%) 4G
12 7 (0.96%) 3G
13 6 (0.82%) Wireless
14 5 (0.69%) Cisco IPT
14 5 (0.69%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (4.40%) SQL Server
2 12 (1.65%) Oracle Database
3 9 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (1.10%) RDBMS
4 8 (1.10%) Relational Database
5 7 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (0.82%) Oracle Exadata
6 6 (0.82%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 5 (0.69%) MySQL
8 4 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (0.41%) Essbase
9 3 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.27%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.27%) Oracle Discoverer
10 2 (0.27%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.27%) SAP BW
10 2 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.27%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (1.37%) Git (software)
2 10 (1.37%) Jenkins
2 10 (1.37%) Bitbucket
3 6 (0.82%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.27%) StarTeam
4 2 (0.27%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.14%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 157 (21.57%) Finance
2 46 (6.32%) Telecoms
3 34 (4.67%) Banking
4 24 (3.30%) Legal
5 14 (1.92%) Back Office
5 14 (1.92%) Retail
6 13 (1.79%) Local Government
7 10 (1.37%) Marketing
7 10 (1.37%) Law
8 8 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (0.96%) General Ledger
10 6 (0.82%) Billing
10 6 (0.82%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.69%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.55%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.55%) Advertising
12 4 (0.55%) Publishing
12 4 (0.55%) Electronics
13 3 (0.41%) Front Office
13 3 (0.41%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 164 (22.53%) Analyst
2 99 (13.60%) Service Manager
3 81 (11.13%) Project Manager
4 78 (10.71%) Service Analyst
5 48 (6.59%) Service Desk Analyst
6 34 (4.67%) Delivery Manager
7 33 (4.53%) Consultant
8 32 (4.40%) Support Analyst
8 32 (4.40%) Services Delivery Manager
9 30 (4.12%) Incident Manager
10 27 (3.71%) Architect
11 26 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 22 (3.02%) Transition Manager
13 21 (2.88%) Change Manager
14 20 (2.75%) Service Transition Manager
15 19 (2.61%) Administrator
16 18 (2.47%) Team Leader
17 17 (2.34%) Infrastructure Manager
17 17 (2.34%) Data Analyst
17 17 (2.34%) IT Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (2.47%) XML
2 11 (1.51%) REST
2 11 (1.51%) LAMP
2 11 (1.51%) Web Services
3 8 (1.10%) Middleware
4 6 (0.82%) .NET
5 5 (0.69%) Software Packaging
5 5 (0.69%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (0.55%) XMPP
7 3 (0.41%) JSP
8 2 (0.27%) Spring
8 2 (0.27%) Drools
9 1 (0.14%) SAP Basis
9 1 (0.14%) Ajax
9 1 (0.14%) XML Schema
9 1 (0.14%) HTML
9 1 (0.14%) CSS
9 1 (0.14%) SOAP
9 1 (0.14%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 57 (7.83%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 21 (2.88%) Thin Client
3 21 (2.88%) Fat Client
4 19 (2.61%) Blackberry
5 17 (2.34%) CMDB
6 16 (2.20%) Statistics
6 16 (2.20%) Computer Science
7 15 (2.06%) PMI
8 12 (1.65%) Clustering
9 11 (1.51%) Open Source
10 10 (1.37%) Mathematics
11 7 (0.96%) Data Structures
11 7 (0.96%) FMCG
11 7 (0.96%) Mobile App
11 7 (0.96%) iPad
11 7 (0.96%) Replication
11 7 (0.96%) NHS
12 6 (0.82%) CCTV
13 5 (0.69%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 188 (25.82%) Windows
2 55 (7.55%) Windows 7
3 41 (5.63%) Linux
4 30 (4.12%) UNIX
4 30 (4.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (3.71%) Solaris
6 26 (3.57%) Windows XP
7 19 (2.61%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (2.20%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.82%) AIX
9 6 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (0.82%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.55%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.55%) Android
10 4 (0.55%) Windows Vista
11 3 (0.41%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.27%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.27%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 728 (100.00%) ITIL
2 171 (23.49%) Service Management
3 137 (18.82%) PRINCE2
4 119 (16.35%) Service Delivery
4 119 (16.35%) Project Management
5 72 (9.89%) Change Management
6 64 (8.79%) ITSM
7 61 (8.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 52 (7.14%) Migration
9 50 (6.87%) Problem Management
10 48 (6.59%) Incident Management
11 38 (5.22%) Agile Software Development
12 33 (4.53%) Continuous Improvement
13 31 (4.26%) Configuration Management
14 26 (3.57%) Asset Management
15 25 (3.43%) Release Management
16 24 (3.30%) Line Management
17 22 (3.02%) Disaster Recovery
18 18 (2.47%) PRINCE
18 18 (2.47%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 53 (7.28%) SQL
2 12 (1.65%) Java
3 11 (1.51%) Bash Shell
4 10 (1.37%) PHP
5 9 (1.24%) PL/SQL
5 9 (1.24%) C
5 9 (1.24%) VBA
6 7 (0.96%) PowerShell
6 7 (0.96%) Shell Script
7 6 (0.82%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.41%) VB
8 3 (0.41%) C++
9 2 (0.27%) Perl
9 2 (0.27%) Python
9 2 (0.27%) Jython
10 1 (0.14%) Korn
10 1 (0.14%) Ruby
10 1 (0.14%) PowerHouse
10 1 (0.14%) ABAP
10 1 (0.14%) RPG
Qualifications
1 92 (12.64%) Security Cleared
2 75 (10.30%) Degree
3 55 (7.55%) SC Cleared
4 39 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 32 (4.40%) MCP
6 29 (3.98%) DV Cleared
6 29 (3.98%) PMI Certification
7 25 (3.43%) Cisco Certification
8 24 (3.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 20 (2.75%) CCNA
10 19 (2.61%) MCSE
11 17 (2.34%) PMP
12 13 (1.79%) MCITP
13 12 (1.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 11 (1.51%) MCSA
15 10 (1.37%) CCNP
16 7 (0.96%) ISEB
17 5 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 4 (0.55%) HND
18 4 (0.55%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (13.60%) SLA
2 25 (3.43%) QA
3 10 (1.37%) COBIT
4 5 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.41%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.14%) BS7799
6 1 (0.14%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 86 (11.81%) Active Directory
2 44 (6.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.37%) XenApp
3 10 (1.37%) KVM
4 6 (0.82%) VMware ESX
5 5 (0.69%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 4 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (0.55%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.41%) UAG
7 3 (0.41%) NFS
8 2 (0.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (2.88%) SCCM
2 14 (1.92%) Tivoli
3 10 (1.37%) NetBackup
3 10 (1.37%) Vagrant
3 10 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (1.24%) SCOM
4 9 (1.24%) Puppet
5 7 (0.96%) Cisco CUCM
5 7 (0.96%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 6 (0.82%) Backup Exec
7 4 (0.55%) OPNET
7 4 (0.55%) HP UCMDB
8 3 (0.41%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (0.41%) MIMEsweeper
8 3 (0.41%) MAILsweeper
9 2 (0.27%) CiscoWorks
9 2 (0.27%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.27%) WMI
9 2 (0.27%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 157 (21.57%) Microsoft
2 88 (12.09%) VMware
3 72 (9.89%) Cisco
4 63 (8.65%) Oracle
5 57 (7.83%) Citrix
6 55 (7.55%) HP
7 29 (3.98%) Remedy
8 23 (3.16%) CheckPoint
9 20 (2.75%) ServiceNow
10 17 (2.34%) BMC
11 16 (2.20%) SAP
12 13 (1.79%) Apple
13 11 (1.51%) Juniper
14 10 (1.37%) IBM
15 9 (1.24%) NetApp
16 8 (1.10%) SolarWinds
17 7 (0.96%) EMC
18 6 (0.82%) CA
18 6 (0.82%) Symantec
18 6 (0.82%) Sophos
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £10.00 per hour
Posted: 16 hours ago
South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £500.00 - £750.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 17 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £8.00 - £8.50 per hour
Posted: 17 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £95 to £110 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £150 - £180 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cititec
Rate: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Rate: £150 - £180 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £492.19 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £27.83 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rate value
Posted: 6 days ago
North East
Harvey Nash RPO
Rate: £400 to £450
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £301 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
South Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Devon
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £150.00 - £180.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Liverpool
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 16 days ago