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 29 July 2016 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 273 293 276
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -17
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 427 389 384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.86% 0.75% 0.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.03% 3.90% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 239 214
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £163 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £361
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 25 25
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +48.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £14.70 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £32.01 £29.93
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +100.00%
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
10585 9981 9426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.25% 19.29% 19.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 6652 6055 5387
Median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 357 489 417
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.04 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.80 £52.17 £44.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £24.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+22.91% +26.31%

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 29 July 2016.

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 29 July 2016.

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 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -8 145 £450 +12.50% 17
South East +34 105 £375 - 14
North West -2 38 £381 +1.66% 3
West Midlands -21 36 £325 +61.49% 11
East Midlands +29 32 £381 -3.17% 2
Yorkshire -8 23 £325 -16.12% 3
South West +4 22 £390 +4.00% 6
East of England +3 18 £438 +34.61% 7
North East -31 9 £321 -26.62%
ITIL Certification
UK

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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.

1 849 (100.00%) ITIL
2 230 (27.09%) Service Management
3 175 (20.61%) Microsoft
4 172 (20.26%) Finance
5 151 (17.79%) Windows
6 144 (16.96%) Project Management
7 143 (16.84%) Service Delivery
8 136 (16.02%) Change Management
9 135 (15.90%) Security Cleared
10 132 (15.55%) PRINCE2
11 124 (14.61%) Stakeholder Management
12 108 (12.72%) ITSM
13 104 (12.25%) SC Cleared
14 99 (11.66%) MS Excel
15 98 (11.54%) Problem Management
16 96 (11.31%) Active Directory
17 90 (10.60%) SLA
17 90 (10.60%) MS Office
18 82 (9.66%) Cisco
19 80 (9.42%) Incident Management
19 80 (9.42%) Analytical Skills
20 75 (8.83%) Agile Software Development
21 74 (8.72%) VMware
22 72 (8.48%) SQL
23 67 (7.89%) Linux
24 63 (7.42%) Management Information System
25 61 (7.18%) Degree
26 59 (6.95%) ServiceNow
27 58 (6.83%) Telecoms
28 57 (6.71%) Migration

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 36 (4.24%) MS Exchange
2 30 (3.53%) SharePoint
3 15 (1.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 15 (1.77%) Tomcat
4 14 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (1.41%) CMS
6 11 (1.30%) Apache
6 11 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
7 10 (1.18%) IIS
7 10 (1.18%) Skype for Business
7 10 (1.18%) WebSphere
8 7 (0.82%) JBoss
9 6 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (0.59%) Documentum
10 5 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (0.59%) IBM Notes
10 5 (0.59%) WebSphere Process Server
11 4 (0.47%) Confluence
11 4 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (0.47%) OpenStack
Applications
1 99 (11.66%) MS Excel
2 90 (10.60%) MS Office
3 24 (2.83%) MS Project
4 16 (1.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (1.06%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.24%) Simulink
6 2 (0.24%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 31 (3.65%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (0.82%) RMDS
2 7 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.35%) ResourceLink
4 2 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.12%) assyst
5 1 (0.12%) CSG Singleview
5 1 (0.12%) HFM
5 1 (0.12%) Maximo
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.12%) PeopleSoft CRM
5 1 (0.12%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.59%) Office 365
2 12 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.71%) SaaS
5 4 (0.47%) IaaS
6 3 (0.35%) PaaS
7 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.12%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.12%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 36 (4.24%) DNS
2 34 (4.00%) Firewall
2 34 (4.00%) WAN
3 32 (3.77%) LAN
4 30 (3.53%) SAN
5 27 (3.18%) SSL
6 21 (2.47%) TCP/IP
7 18 (2.12%) Wireless
8 16 (1.88%) Cisco ASA
9 14 (1.65%) DHCP
9 14 (1.65%) IP Telephony
9 14 (1.65%) Network Security
10 11 (1.30%) Extranet
10 11 (1.30%) MPLS
11 10 (1.18%) 4G
12 9 (1.06%) BGP
13 8 (0.94%) NAS
13 8 (0.94%) VoIP
13 8 (0.94%) VPN
13 8 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (3.77%) SQL Server
2 13 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (1.41%) Oracle Database
4 9 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (0.59%) EDRMS
7 5 (0.59%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (0.47%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (0.47%) QlikView
8 4 (0.47%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.35%) Informix
9 3 (0.35%) MySQL
9 3 (0.35%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.24%) NonStop SQL
10 2 (0.24%) Oracle Exadata
11 1 (0.12%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 13 (1.53%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (0.59%) ClearQuest
3 4 (0.47%) ClearCase
3 4 (0.47%) HP UFT
4 3 (0.35%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.35%) NUnit
4 3 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.24%) Bitbucket
5 2 (0.24%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.24%) JIRA
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.24%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.12%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.12%) Subversion
6 1 (0.12%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.12%) TestPartner
General
1 172 (20.26%) Finance
2 58 (6.83%) Telecoms
3 45 (5.30%) Banking
4 23 (2.71%) Legal
5 18 (2.12%) Law
6 16 (1.88%) Investment Banking
6 16 (1.88%) Manufacturing
7 14 (1.65%) Retail
8 11 (1.30%) Front Office
9 10 (1.18%) Back Office
10 8 (0.94%) Marketing
10 8 (0.94%) Spanish Language
11 7 (0.82%) Electronics
12 5 (0.59%) Advertising
12 5 (0.59%) German Language
13 4 (0.47%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.47%) French Language
13 4 (0.47%) Local Government
13 4 (0.47%) Portuguese Language
14 3 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 174 (20.49%) Analyst
2 133 (15.67%) Service Manager
3 74 (8.72%) Project Manager
4 66 (7.77%) ITIL Manager
5 62 (7.30%) Service Analyst
6 56 (6.60%) Architect
7 51 (6.01%) Business Analyst
7 51 (6.01%) Transition Manager
8 45 (5.30%) IT Manager
9 43 (5.06%) Services Delivery Manager
10 42 (4.95%) Delivery Manager
11 38 (4.48%) Service Transition Manager
12 35 (4.12%) Support Analyst
13 34 (4.00%) Administrator
13 34 (4.00%) Problem Manager
14 33 (3.89%) ITIL Service Manager
15 30 (3.53%) Incident Manager
16 26 (3.06%) Infrastructure Manager
16 26 (3.06%) IT Services Manager
16 26 (3.06%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (2.47%) Web Services
2 17 (2.00%) .NET
3 13 (1.53%) REST
4 11 (1.30%) .NET Framework
5 9 (1.06%) Classic ASP
5 9 (1.06%) FIX Protocol
5 9 (1.06%) HTML
6 6 (0.71%) ASP.NET
6 6 (0.71%) SOAP
6 6 (0.71%) XML
7 5 (0.59%) CSS
8 4 (0.47%) jQuery
8 4 (0.47%) Middleware
9 3 (0.35%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (0.35%) JSON
9 3 (0.35%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (0.35%) LAMP
9 3 (0.35%) OCX
9 3 (0.35%) Regular Expression
9 3 (0.35%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 80 (9.42%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (7.42%) Management Information System
3 55 (6.48%) Data Centre
4 23 (2.71%) Blackberry
5 22 (2.59%) Replication
6 18 (2.12%) Data Structures
7 16 (1.88%) Clustering
8 14 (1.65%) CMDB
9 11 (1.30%) Computer Science
9 11 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (1.30%) PKI
10 9 (1.06%) Data Protection Act
10 9 (1.06%) NHS
11 8 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
12 7 (0.82%) Virtual Team
13 6 (0.71%) Life Science
14 5 (0.59%) Derivative
14 5 (0.59%) EMC VNX
14 5 (0.59%) Equities
14 5 (0.59%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 151 (17.79%) Windows
2 67 (7.89%) Linux
3 52 (6.12%) Windows Server
4 48 (5.65%) Windows 7
5 41 (4.83%) Unix
6 33 (3.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 29 (3.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 28 (3.30%) Windows Server 2003
9 27 (3.18%) Windows XP
10 18 (2.12%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (1.65%) Solaris
12 12 (1.41%) Windows 10
12 12 (1.41%) Windows 8
13 10 (1.18%) AIX
14 6 (0.71%) Apple iOS
14 6 (0.71%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.35%) Android
15 3 (0.35%) Data ONTAP
15 3 (0.35%) HPUX
15 3 (0.35%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 849 (100.00%) ITIL
2 230 (27.09%) Service Management
3 144 (16.96%) Project Management
4 143 (16.84%) Service Delivery
5 136 (16.02%) Change Management
6 132 (15.55%) PRINCE2
7 124 (14.61%) Stakeholder Management
8 108 (12.72%) ITSM
9 98 (11.54%) Problem Management
10 80 (9.42%) Incident Management
11 75 (8.83%) Agile Software Development
12 57 (6.71%) Migration
13 51 (6.01%) ITIL V3
14 46 (5.42%) Service Design
15 45 (5.30%) Release Management
16 38 (4.48%) Continuous Improvement
17 37 (4.36%) Business Analysis
18 35 (4.12%) Six Sigma
19 34 (4.00%) Risk Management
20 28 (3.30%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (8.48%) SQL
2 28 (3.30%) PowerShell
3 20 (2.36%) C#
4 15 (1.77%) Java
5 12 (1.41%) VB.NET
6 10 (1.18%) C
6 10 (1.18%) VB
6 10 (1.18%) VBA
7 9 (1.06%) VB6
8 8 (0.94%) JavaScript
9 6 (0.71%) Perl
9 6 (0.71%) T-SQL
9 6 (0.71%) VBScript
10 4 (0.47%) PHP
10 4 (0.47%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.35%) Bourne shell
11 3 (0.35%) Korn
11 3 (0.35%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.24%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.24%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 135 (15.90%) Security Cleared
2 104 (12.25%) SC Cleared
3 61 (7.18%) Degree
4 55 (6.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 41 (4.83%) Cisco Certification
6 30 (3.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 29 (3.42%) MCP
8 27 (3.18%) CCNA
9 23 (2.71%) CCNP
10 19 (2.24%) DV Cleared
11 17 (2.00%) MCSE
12 16 (1.88%) CISSP
13 15 (1.77%) PMI Certification
13 15 (1.77%) PMP
14 13 (1.53%) CISM
15 12 (1.41%) RHCA
15 12 (1.41%) RHCE
16 10 (1.18%) APMP
16 10 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
16 10 (1.18%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (10.60%) SLA
2 33 (3.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (1.77%) QA
4 9 (1.06%) Disclosure Scotland
5 8 (0.94%) HL7
5 8 (0.94%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.59%) GPG13
6 5 (0.59%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 5 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 3 (0.35%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.24%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.24%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.12%) COBIT
9 1 (0.12%) PMBOK
System Software
1 96 (11.31%) Active Directory
2 49 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (2.24%) vSphere
4 11 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
5 9 (1.06%) Virtual Desktop
6 8 (0.94%) XenApp
7 7 (0.82%) Docker
7 7 (0.82%) VMware ESX
8 6 (0.71%) Hyper-V
9 5 (0.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 3 (0.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (0.35%) NFS
11 2 (0.24%) DFS Replication
11 2 (0.24%) KVM
11 2 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.24%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.12%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 45 (5.30%) SCCM
2 27 (3.18%) SCOM
3 14 (1.65%) NetBackup
4 10 (1.18%) WSUS
5 8 (0.94%) SmoothWall
6 7 (0.82%) ITRS Geneos
6 7 (0.82%) Microsoft Clustering
6 7 (0.82%) vRealize
7 6 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (0.71%) Puppet
8 5 (0.59%) SCSM
8 5 (0.59%) Zenoss
9 4 (0.47%) Backup Exec
9 4 (0.47%) Tivoli
10 3 (0.35%) BMC PATROL
10 3 (0.35%) Nagios
10 3 (0.35%) Netcool
10 3 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (0.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 3 (0.35%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 175 (20.61%) Microsoft
2 82 (9.66%) Cisco
3 74 (8.72%) VMware
4 59 (6.95%) ServiceNow
5 54 (6.36%) Oracle
6 50 (5.89%) Citrix
7 35 (4.12%) Remedy
8 32 (3.77%) Red Hat
9 30 (3.53%) BMC
10 29 (3.42%) SAP
11 27 (3.18%) HP
12 18 (2.12%) CheckPoint
13 17 (2.00%) IBM
13 17 (2.00%) Symantec
14 12 (1.41%) EMC
15 9 (1.06%) Dell
15 9 (1.06%) Fidessa
15 9 (1.06%) Veritas
16 8 (0.94%) Apple
16 8 (0.94%) Reuters
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £180.00 - £230.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Haysfm
Rate: £350.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Haysfm
Rate: £350.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Avance Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Rate: competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago