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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 271 258 268
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 366 363 380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.72% 0.74% 0.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.84% 4.26% 4.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 219 207
Average daily rate
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£375 £318 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.11% -9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £160 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 29 21
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.36 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.45% -19.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.82 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.56 £32.80 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £19.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-24.67% +10.00%
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
9525 8525 9353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.64% 17.45% 17.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5467 4741 4910
Average daily rate £383 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £544 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 401 444 574
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.36 £12.02 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £44.00 £40.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -36 128 £400 +33.33% 30
South East -12 96 £390 +11.03% 26
West Midlands +14 40 £400 +31.14% 5
North West +10 27 £400 +33.33% 10
East of England -11 23 £350 -17.64% 9
South West -32 22 £175 -46.15% 7
Yorkshire +6 12 £306 +17.78% 14
East Midlands +7 10 £341 +143.21% 2
North East - 5 £426 - 1
Midlands +1 3 £350 -12.50%
ITIL Certification
UK

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 768 (100.00%) ITIL
2 188 (24.48%) Windows
3 168 (21.88%) Finance
4 165 (21.48%) Service Management
5 150 (19.53%) PRINCE2
5 150 (19.53%) Microsoft
6 124 (16.15%) Service Delivery
7 123 (16.02%) Project Management
8 102 (13.28%) MS Office
9 100 (13.02%) SLA
10 98 (12.76%) Security Cleared
11 86 (11.20%) MS Excel
12 81 (10.55%) Active Directory
13 80 (10.42%) Oracle
14 79 (10.29%) Cisco
15 76 (9.90%) VMware
16 75 (9.77%) SQL
17 66 (8.59%) SharePoint
17 66 (8.59%) Change Management
18 65 (8.46%) Degree
18 65 (8.46%) SC Cleared
19 61 (7.94%) ITSM
19 61 (7.94%) Migration
20 59 (7.68%) Stakeholder Management
20 59 (7.68%) HP
21 52 (6.77%) Problem Management
22 50 (6.51%) Windows 7
22 50 (6.51%) Citrix
23 48 (6.25%) Firewall
23 48 (6.25%) Telecoms

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 66 (8.59%) SharePoint
2 24 (3.13%) MS Exchange
3 17 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (1.82%) WebSphere
4 14 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 14 (1.82%) IIS
5 9 (1.17%) Apache
6 7 (0.91%) Tomcat
6 7 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (0.91%) Oracle Workflow
6 7 (0.91%) Lync
7 6 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (0.65%) Drupal
9 4 (0.52%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.26%) Adobe CQ
11 2 (0.26%) CICS
Applications
1 102 (13.28%) MS Office
2 86 (11.20%) MS Excel
3 23 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (2.34%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.78%) MS Project
6 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.13%) Stata
Business Applications
1 20 (2.60%) Remedy ITSM
2 16 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (0.91%) Endur
3 7 (0.91%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (0.91%) HFM
3 7 (0.91%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (0.91%) Oracle Payables
4 6 (0.78%) Aligne
4 6 (0.78%) ZaiNet
5 5 (0.65%) assyst
5 5 (0.65%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (0.65%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (0.52%) TRIRIGA
6 4 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.39%) Workday HCM
8 2 (0.26%) Markit EDM
8 2 (0.26%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 2 (0.26%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.26%) Eagle PACE
8 2 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.95%) SaaS
2 9 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.65%) Office 365
4 2 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.13%) IaaS
5 1 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 48 (6.25%) Firewall
2 43 (5.60%) LAN
3 41 (5.34%) WAN
4 36 (4.69%) VPN
5 27 (3.52%) VoIP
6 23 (2.99%) SAN
7 20 (2.60%) TCP/IP
8 19 (2.47%) DNS
8 19 (2.47%) Cisco PIX
9 15 (1.95%) MPLS
10 12 (1.56%) Internet
10 12 (1.56%) DHCP
11 11 (1.43%) SSL
11 11 (1.43%) IP Telephony
11 11 (1.43%) Cisco IPT
12 10 (1.30%) Network Security
12 10 (1.30%) FTP
13 8 (1.04%) 3G
14 7 (0.91%) iSCSI
15 6 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (5.99%) SQL Server
2 24 (3.13%) Oracle Database
3 14 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (1.17%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (1.17%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (1.04%) MySQL
7 7 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (0.91%) Essbase
7 7 (0.91%) RDBMS
7 7 (0.91%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.52%) Oracle Exadata
8 4 (0.52%) Oracle Discoverer
9 3 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (0.39%) Sybase IQ
9 3 (0.39%) SAP BW
9 3 (0.39%) SAP HANA
9 3 (0.39%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 11 (1.43%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (0.91%) StarTeam
2 7 (0.91%) Talend Open Studio
3 6 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (0.78%) Visual Studio
4 5 (0.65%) Bitbucket
4 5 (0.65%) Jenkins
4 5 (0.65%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.26%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.13%) Metasploit
6 1 (0.13%) TeamCity
General
1 168 (21.88%) Finance
2 48 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 45 (5.86%) Banking
4 34 (4.43%) Legal
5 23 (2.99%) Law
6 21 (2.73%) Retail
7 14 (1.82%) Local Government
8 12 (1.56%) Marketing
8 12 (1.56%) Investment Banking
9 11 (1.43%) Billing
9 11 (1.43%) Back Office
10 8 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (1.04%) Advertising
11 7 (0.91%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.91%) Front Office
12 6 (0.78%) Publishing
13 5 (0.65%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.65%) General Ledger
14 4 (0.52%) Electronics
15 3 (0.39%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 204 (26.56%) Analyst
2 91 (11.85%) Service Manager
3 86 (11.20%) Service Analyst
4 73 (9.51%) Project Manager
5 55 (7.16%) Service Desk Analyst
6 45 (5.86%) Support Analyst
7 33 (4.30%) Administrator
8 28 (3.65%) Architect
9 27 (3.52%) Consultant
9 27 (3.52%) Delivery Manager
10 26 (3.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 25 (3.26%) Services Delivery Manager
11 25 (3.26%) Incident Manager
12 22 (2.86%) Business Analyst
13 21 (2.73%) Applications Support
14 20 (2.60%) Transition Manager
15 18 (2.34%) Team Leader
15 18 (2.34%) Service Transition Manager
16 16 (2.08%) IT Project Manager
16 16 (2.08%) IT Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (2.34%) .NET
1 18 (2.34%) Web Services
1 18 (2.34%) XML
2 11 (1.43%) Middleware
3 9 (1.17%) XMPP
4 7 (0.91%) LAMP
5 6 (0.78%) ASP.NET
5 6 (0.78%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (0.65%) REST
6 5 (0.65%) Software Packaging
7 4 (0.52%) XSL
8 3 (0.39%) XML Schema
8 3 (0.39%) Spring
8 3 (0.39%) jQuery
9 2 (0.26%) Drools
9 2 (0.26%) MSMQ
9 2 (0.26%) HTML
9 2 (0.26%) JSP
10 1 (0.13%) CSS
10 1 (0.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 36 (4.69%) Management Information System
2 23 (2.99%) Thin Client
2 23 (2.99%) Fat Client
3 22 (2.86%) Blackberry
4 15 (1.95%) PMI
4 15 (1.95%) Statistics
5 14 (1.82%) CMDB
5 14 (1.82%) Computer Science
6 12 (1.56%) Replication
7 11 (1.43%) Clustering
8 9 (1.17%) Handset
9 8 (1.04%) Mathematics
10 7 (0.91%) NHS
11 6 (0.78%) FMCG
11 6 (0.78%) Open Source
11 6 (0.78%) iPad
12 5 (0.65%) GIS
12 5 (0.65%) Wiki
13 4 (0.52%) CCTV
13 4 (0.52%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 188 (24.48%) Windows
2 50 (6.51%) Windows 7
3 42 (5.47%) Linux
4 31 (4.04%) Windows XP
4 31 (4.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (3.91%) UNIX
6 27 (3.52%) Solaris
7 23 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.65%) AIX
11 4 (0.52%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.39%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.39%) Android
12 3 (0.39%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.26%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.26%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.13%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 768 (100.00%) ITIL
2 165 (21.48%) Service Management
3 150 (19.53%) PRINCE2
4 124 (16.15%) Service Delivery
5 123 (16.02%) Project Management
6 66 (8.59%) Change Management
7 61 (7.94%) ITSM
7 61 (7.94%) Migration
8 59 (7.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 52 (6.77%) Problem Management
10 48 (6.25%) Incident Management
11 36 (4.69%) Asset Management
12 33 (4.30%) Configuration Management
13 28 (3.65%) PRINCE
14 26 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
14 26 (3.39%) Release Management
14 26 (3.39%) Continuous Improvement
15 24 (3.13%) Workflow
15 24 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
16 22 (2.86%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (9.77%) SQL
2 16 (2.08%) Java
3 15 (1.95%) C
3 15 (1.95%) PL/SQL
4 14 (1.82%) VB
4 14 (1.82%) JavaScript
5 13 (1.69%) C#
6 11 (1.43%) PHP
7 9 (1.17%) Shell Script
8 7 (0.91%) Bash Shell
9 6 (0.78%) VBA
9 6 (0.78%) PowerShell
10 4 (0.52%) ActionScript 2.0
10 4 (0.52%) ActionScript
11 3 (0.39%) Jython
11 3 (0.39%) ABAP
11 3 (0.39%) C++
11 3 (0.39%) Perl
12 2 (0.26%) Python
13 1 (0.13%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 98 (12.76%) Security Cleared
2 65 (8.46%) SC Cleared
2 65 (8.46%) Degree
3 34 (4.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 31 (4.04%) MCP
5 29 (3.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 28 (3.65%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (3.26%) PMI Certification
8 22 (2.86%) CCNA
9 21 (2.73%) DV Cleared
10 17 (2.21%) ISEB
11 15 (1.95%) MCITP
12 13 (1.69%) PMP
13 12 (1.56%) MCSE
13 12 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 10 (1.30%) CCNP
15 8 (1.04%) MCSA
16 5 (0.65%) CCIE
17 4 (0.52%) MCTS
17 4 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (13.02%) SLA
2 29 (3.78%) QA
3 11 (1.43%) COBIT
4 10 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (0.91%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.65%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.13%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.13%) BS7799
System Software
1 81 (10.55%) Active Directory
2 40 (5.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.17%) XenApp
4 5 (0.65%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 5 (0.65%) VMware ESX
4 5 (0.65%) KVM
5 4 (0.52%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.39%) UAG
6 3 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.26%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.26%) vSphere
7 2 (0.26%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.26%) NFS
7 2 (0.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.13%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 21 (2.73%) SCCM
2 14 (1.82%) Tivoli
3 13 (1.69%) Cisco CUCM
4 9 (1.17%) HP UCMDB
4 9 (1.17%) OPNET
5 7 (0.91%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 7 (0.91%) WMI
6 6 (0.78%) NetBackup
6 6 (0.78%) Backup Exec
7 5 (0.65%) Puppet
7 5 (0.65%) SCOM
7 5 (0.65%) Vagrant
7 5 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.26%) CiscoWorks
9 2 (0.26%) Nagios
9 2 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.26%) MIMEsweeper
9 2 (0.26%) MAILsweeper
9 2 (0.26%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 150 (19.53%) Microsoft
2 80 (10.42%) Oracle
3 79 (10.29%) Cisco
4 76 (9.90%) VMware
5 59 (7.68%) HP
6 50 (6.51%) Citrix
7 36 (4.69%) Remedy
8 30 (3.91%) SAP
9 26 (3.39%) CheckPoint
10 25 (3.26%) ServiceNow
11 17 (2.21%) SolarWinds
12 14 (1.82%) BMC
13 13 (1.69%) Apple
14 10 (1.30%) Juniper
14 10 (1.30%) IBM
15 9 (1.17%) Sybase
16 8 (1.04%) EMC
16 8 (1.04%) NetApp
17 7 (0.91%) Borland
17 7 (0.91%) Hyperion
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Roc Search
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day 3 Months Initially
Posted: 23 hours ago
Exeter
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £170 - £180 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £450 - 475 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: on application
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter
Capita - ITPS
Rate: £150 - £180 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hudson - London
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified -Market rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Chessington, Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £280.00 - £300.00 per day + dep on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Roc Search
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £280.00 - £300.00 per day + dep on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Keystream Resources Limited
Rate: £14 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £12.00 - £17.00 per annum + Great Company
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £25 - £28 per day
Posted: 12 days ago