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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
UK / England
Rank 343 265 266
Rank change year-on-year
-78 +1
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 241 386 371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.59% 0.83% 0.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.92% 3.94% 3.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 249 230
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £175 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £525 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £328 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.87% -12.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 29 21
Median hourly rate £21.40 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.85% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.18 £10.50 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £23.00 £27.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+2.52% +6.25%

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
8247 9801 9486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.22% 21.05% 20.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5232 6006 5627
Median daily rate £423 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.04% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £258 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 451 434
Median hourly rate £29.00 £35.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.30% +89.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £55.00 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £40.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-29.62% +105.12%

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 21 January 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
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 21 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the England region over the 3 months to 21 January 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 -44 91 £450 +5.88% 27
South East -16 50 £420 +16.52% 10
South West -1 23 £230 -4.16% 5
West Midlands 0 20 £425 -5.55% 6
East Midlands +12 19 £300 +20.00% 1
Yorkshire +6 16 £375 - 3
North West +22 11 £400 -15.78% 6
East of England -32 9 £400 +14.28% 4
North East -14 1 £375 -58.33% 2
Midlands - 1 £550 -
ITIL Certification
UK

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 January 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.

1 598 (100.00%) ITIL
2 177 (29.60%) Service Management
3 164 (27.42%) Windows
4 160 (26.76%) Microsoft
5 126 (21.07%) Active Directory
6 124 (20.74%) Security Cleared
7 107 (17.89%) SC Cleared
8 104 (17.39%) Service Delivery
9 100 (16.72%) Finance
10 98 (16.39%) PRINCE2
11 95 (15.89%) MS Excel
12 94 (15.72%) Project Management
13 84 (14.05%) Change Management
14 83 (13.88%) Problem Management
15 81 (13.55%) MS Office
16 76 (12.71%) SLA
17 69 (11.54%) VMware
18 62 (10.37%) Windows 7
19 60 (10.03%) Cisco
20 57 (9.53%) VMware Infrastructure
21 56 (9.36%) ITSM
22 55 (9.20%) Windows Server
23 53 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
23 53 (8.86%) Linux
24 52 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
24 52 (8.70%) Service Design
25 51 (8.53%) Microsoft Certification
26 50 (8.36%) Configuration Management
27 48 (8.03%) Stakeholder Management
27 48 (8.03%) Incident Management

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 27 (4.52%) MS Exchange
2 19 (3.18%) IIS
2 19 (3.18%) SharePoint
3 16 (2.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 12 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (1.67%) WebSphere
6 9 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (1.34%) Tomcat
8 7 (1.17%) Apache
8 7 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (1.17%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (1.00%) MQSeries
10 5 (0.84%) CMS
10 5 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.67%) nginx
12 3 (0.50%) JBoss
12 3 (0.50%) Jetty
12 3 (0.50%) Mongrel
12 3 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 95 (15.89%) MS Excel
2 81 (13.55%) MS Office
3 20 (3.34%) MS Visio
4 12 (2.01%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (1.84%) MS Project
6 1 (0.17%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (3.01%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.17%) Eikon
4 1 (0.17%) Maximo
4 1 (0.17%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (4.18%) IaaS
2 24 (4.01%) PaaS
3 17 (2.84%) SaaS
4 15 (2.51%) Office 365
5 13 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
6 12 (2.01%) HP Helion
7 10 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.50%) Google App Engine
8 3 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.33%) GitHub
10 1 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.17%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.17%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.17%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 40 (6.69%) LAN
2 37 (6.19%) DNS
3 30 (5.02%) TCP/IP
4 29 (4.85%) WAN
5 28 (4.68%) DHCP
6 24 (4.01%) Firewall
7 17 (2.84%) SSL
8 15 (2.51%) Internet
9 14 (2.34%) Network Security
10 12 (2.01%) HTTP
10 12 (2.01%) Wireless
11 11 (1.84%) SAN
12 10 (1.67%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (1.67%) VPN
13 7 (1.17%) LDAP
14 6 (1.00%) VoIP
15 5 (0.84%) HTTPS
15 5 (0.84%) IPsec
15 5 (0.84%) Wi-Fi
16 4 (0.67%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (5.85%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (0.84%) Relational Database
4 5 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (0.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (0.50%) DB2
7 2 (0.33%) Big Data
7 2 (0.33%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (0.33%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.33%) QlikView
7 2 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.17%) Apache Cassandra
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%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 10 (1.67%) JIRA
2 9 (1.51%) Jenkins
3 5 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (0.67%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (0.50%) Travis CI
5 3 (0.50%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.33%) ClearCase
6 2 (0.33%) ClearQuest
6 2 (0.33%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (0.33%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.17%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.17%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.17%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.17%) Redmine
7 1 (0.17%) StarTeam
7 1 (0.17%) TeamCity
General
1 100 (16.72%) Finance
2 33 (5.52%) Banking
3 27 (4.52%) Telecoms
4 17 (2.84%) Military
5 15 (2.51%) Legal
6 13 (2.17%) Retail
7 7 (1.17%) Advertising
7 7 (1.17%) Publishing
8 6 (1.00%) Back Office
8 6 (1.00%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.00%) Law
9 5 (0.84%) Games
10 4 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.50%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.50%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.33%) Automotive
12 2 (0.33%) German Language
12 2 (0.33%) Marketing
13 1 (0.17%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 138 (23.08%) Analyst
2 79 (13.21%) Service Manager
3 71 (11.87%) Service Analyst
4 52 (8.70%) Service Desk Analyst
5 43 (7.19%) Architect
6 36 (6.02%) IT Manager
6 36 (6.02%) Support Analyst
7 32 (5.35%) Project Manager
8 31 (5.18%) Transition Manager
9 27 (4.52%) IT Analyst
9 27 (4.52%) Service Transition Manager
10 26 (4.35%) IT Support
10 26 (4.35%) Service Desk Support
11 25 (4.18%) 2nd Line Support
11 25 (4.18%) ITIL Manager
12 24 (4.01%) Service Desk Support Analyst
13 19 (3.18%) Delivery Manager
13 19 (3.18%) Problem Manager
13 19 (3.18%) Service Architect
14 18 (3.01%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.34%) .NET
2 12 (2.01%) Middleware
3 11 (1.84%) HTML
4 6 (1.00%) Web Services
5 5 (0.84%) CSS
5 5 (0.84%) Regular Expression
5 5 (0.84%) SAML
6 4 (0.67%) .NET Framework
6 4 (0.67%) OAuth
7 3 (0.50%) AngularJS
7 3 (0.50%) HTML5
7 3 (0.50%) IBM Integration Bus
7 3 (0.50%) J2EE
7 3 (0.50%) REST
7 3 (0.50%) Servlets
7 3 (0.50%) XMPP
8 2 (0.33%) Apache Cordova
8 2 (0.33%) Ionic Framework
8 2 (0.33%) PhoneGap
8 2 (0.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 53 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (7.02%) Data Centre
3 31 (5.18%) Management Information System
4 22 (3.68%) Blackberry
5 19 (3.18%) Clustering
6 17 (2.84%) CMDB
7 11 (1.84%) Replication
8 10 (1.67%) Virtual Team
9 7 (1.17%) Computer Science
9 7 (1.17%) Data Structures
9 7 (1.17%) EMC VNX
9 7 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.84%) Driving Licence
11 4 (0.67%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.67%) Data Integration
11 4 (0.67%) NHS
11 4 (0.67%) PKI
11 4 (0.67%) PMI
12 3 (0.50%) Data Protection Act
12 3 (0.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 164 (27.42%) Windows
2 62 (10.37%) Windows 7
3 55 (9.20%) Windows Server
4 53 (8.86%) Linux
5 28 (4.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 27 (4.52%) Unix
6 27 (4.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (4.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (3.01%) Windows XP
9 15 (2.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (2.34%) Windows 10
11 11 (1.84%) AIX
11 11 (1.84%) Solaris
12 10 (1.67%) Mac OS X
13 9 (1.51%) Android
14 7 (1.17%) Windows 8
15 5 (0.84%) Apple iOS
15 5 (0.84%) HPUX
16 4 (0.67%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.33%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 598 (100.00%) ITIL
2 177 (29.60%) Service Management
3 104 (17.39%) Service Delivery
4 98 (16.39%) PRINCE2
5 94 (15.72%) Project Management
6 84 (14.05%) Change Management
7 83 (13.88%) Problem Management
8 56 (9.36%) ITSM
9 52 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
9 52 (8.70%) Service Design
10 50 (8.36%) Configuration Management
11 48 (8.03%) Incident Management
11 48 (8.03%) Stakeholder Management
12 36 (6.02%) Release Management
13 33 (5.52%) ITIL V3
13 33 (5.52%) TOGAF
14 29 (4.85%) Migration
15 25 (4.18%) DevOps
16 23 (3.85%) Information Security
17 22 (3.68%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 43 (7.19%) SQL
2 18 (3.01%) PowerShell
3 15 (2.51%) Java
4 11 (1.84%) C
5 10 (1.67%) Perl
6 8 (1.34%) C#
6 8 (1.34%) JavaScript
7 6 (1.00%) Korn
8 5 (0.84%) Bourne shell
8 5 (0.84%) PHP
8 5 (0.84%) VBScript
9 4 (0.67%) AWK
9 4 (0.67%) VB
9 4 (0.67%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.33%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.33%) TypeScript
10 2 (0.33%) VB6
11 1 (0.17%) Python
11 1 (0.17%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 124 (20.74%) Security Cleared
2 107 (17.89%) SC Cleared
3 51 (8.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 47 (7.86%) Degree
5 37 (6.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 36 (6.02%) MCSE
7 32 (5.35%) Cisco Certification
8 27 (4.52%) CCNA
9 25 (4.18%) DV Cleared
10 24 (4.01%) PMP
11 22 (3.68%) MCSA
12 21 (3.51%) CCNP
13 20 (3.34%) PMI Certification
14 17 (2.84%) BICSI Certification
14 17 (2.84%) BICSI RCDD
14 17 (2.84%) MCP
15 10 (1.67%) ISEB
16 9 (1.51%) CCDA
16 9 (1.51%) CCIE
17 8 (1.34%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (12.71%) SLA
2 13 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.51%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (1.00%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.00%) QA
5 5 (0.84%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.33%) COBIT
6 2 (0.33%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.33%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.17%) GxP
7 1 (0.17%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.17%) SEPA
7 1 (0.17%) Solvency II
System Software
1 126 (21.07%) Active Directory
2 57 (9.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (4.68%) vSphere
4 13 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (2.01%) Virtual Desktop
6 10 (1.67%) Hyper-V
7 7 (1.17%) VMware ESX
8 5 (0.84%) Terminal Services
8 5 (0.84%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 4 (0.67%) Docker
9 4 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (0.50%) BitLocker
10 3 (0.50%) Xen
11 2 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.33%) XenApp
12 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.17%) vCloud
12 1 (0.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 1 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 17 (2.84%) SCCM
2 14 (2.34%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 14 (2.34%) Puppet
3 10 (1.67%) SCOM
4 9 (1.51%) Tivoli
5 7 (1.17%) NetBackup
6 6 (1.00%) Netcool
6 6 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (0.84%) HP SiteScope
8 4 (0.67%) CA Single Sign-On
8 4 (0.67%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (0.67%) Cisco UCCE
8 4 (0.67%) vRealize
8 4 (0.67%) Zenoss
9 3 (0.50%) AirWatch
9 3 (0.50%) Ansible
9 3 (0.50%) Nagios
9 3 (0.50%) SmoothWall
9 3 (0.50%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 1 (0.17%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 160 (26.76%) Microsoft
2 69 (11.54%) VMware
3 60 (10.03%) Cisco
4 47 (7.86%) HP
5 41 (6.86%) ServiceNow
6 29 (4.85%) Oracle
7 28 (4.68%) Remedy
8 27 (4.52%) Citrix
9 18 (3.01%) LANDesk
10 17 (2.84%) SAP
11 14 (2.34%) Red Hat
12 12 (2.01%) IBM
13 11 (1.84%) CA
14 10 (1.67%) EMC
14 10 (1.67%) Sophos
15 8 (1.34%) CheckPoint
15 8 (1.34%) Juniper
16 7 (1.17%) Apple
16 7 (1.17%) BMC
16 7 (1.17%) Veritas
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