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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 303 282 285
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +3
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 347 397 383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.75% 0.79% 0.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.72% 3.85% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 258 222
Median daily rate £381 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 27 30
Median hourly rate £18.75 £17.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £10.50 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.37 £42.01 £27.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
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
9338 10323 10937
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.12% 20.62% 20.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5853 6292 6253
Median daily rate £420 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.26% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 428 502 503
Median hourly rate £27.50 £26.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.77% +51.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.40 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +52.77%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 5 December 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 -23 112 £438 +2.94% 17
South East -24 65 £400 +2.43% 8
West Midlands +14 43 £340 -21.61% 8
South West +15 36 £281 -16.66% 1
North East -2 34 £459 -49.00% 2
North West -1 21 £395 -1.25% 3
East Midlands +5 20 £178 -58.84% 6
Yorkshire -5 13 £275 -15.38% 6
East of England -29 9 £278 -22.91% 6
Midlands - 1 £550 -
ITIL Certification
UK

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 711 (100.00%) ITIL
2 189 (26.58%) Windows
3 186 (26.16%) Microsoft
4 184 (25.88%) Service Management
5 145 (20.39%) Security Cleared
6 141 (19.83%) Active Directory
7 133 (18.71%) PRINCE2
8 129 (18.14%) Service Delivery
9 119 (16.74%) SC Cleared
10 116 (16.32%) Project Management
11 114 (16.03%) Finance
12 112 (15.75%) MS Excel
13 102 (14.35%) Change Management
14 87 (12.24%) VMware
14 87 (12.24%) MS Office
15 81 (11.39%) SLA
16 80 (11.25%) Problem Management
17 78 (10.97%) Stakeholder Management
18 72 (10.13%) Linux
18 72 (10.13%) VMware Infrastructure
18 72 (10.13%) Windows Server
19 69 (9.70%) Cisco
20 65 (9.14%) Analytical Skills
20 65 (9.14%) Windows 7
21 63 (8.86%) Service Design
22 60 (8.44%) ITSM
23 59 (8.30%) Agile Software Development
24 58 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
25 55 (7.74%) DNS
25 55 (7.74%) Data Centre

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 30 (4.22%) SharePoint
2 29 (4.08%) MS Exchange
3 21 (2.95%) IIS
4 15 (2.11%) WebSphere
5 14 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2007
6 13 (1.83%) Tomcat
7 12 (1.69%) Apache
7 12 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
8 10 (1.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 10 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
9 9 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (0.84%) CMS
11 6 (0.84%) MQSeries
11 6 (0.84%) Skype for Business
11 6 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (0.56%) JBoss
12 4 (0.56%) nginx
12 4 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (0.56%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 112 (15.75%) MS Excel
2 87 (12.24%) MS Office
3 15 (2.11%) MS Visio
4 13 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (1.83%) MS Project
5 1 (0.14%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 14 (1.97%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.14%) assyst
3 1 (0.14%) Eikon
3 1 (0.14%) HFM
3 1 (0.14%) Maximo
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.66%) IaaS
2 24 (3.38%) PaaS
3 20 (2.81%) SaaS
4 19 (2.67%) Office 365
5 16 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
6 14 (1.97%) Microsoft Azure
7 12 (1.69%) HP Helion
8 3 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.42%) Google App Engine
8 3 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.28%) GitHub
10 1 (0.14%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.14%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 55 (7.74%) DNS
2 37 (5.20%) LAN
3 36 (5.06%) Firewall
4 33 (4.64%) DHCP
5 30 (4.22%) TCP/IP
6 27 (3.80%) WAN
7 26 (3.66%) SSL
8 25 (3.52%) SAN
9 18 (2.53%) Internet
9 18 (2.53%) Network Security
10 17 (2.39%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (1.55%) HTTP
12 10 (1.41%) VPN
13 9 (1.27%) VoIP
14 8 (1.13%) MPLS
14 8 (1.13%) NAS
14 8 (1.13%) SMTP
15 7 (0.98%) 4G
15 7 (0.98%) LTE
15 7 (0.98%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (4.50%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (0.70%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (0.70%) Relational Database
6 5 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (0.56%) DB2
7 4 (0.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (0.56%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.56%) QlikView
7 4 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.28%) NonStop SQL
9 1 (0.14%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.14%) MySQL
9 1 (0.14%) OLAP
9 1 (0.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (1.27%) Jenkins
2 7 (0.98%) JIRA
3 5 (0.70%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (0.56%) ClearQuest
4 4 (0.56%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (0.42%) ClearCase
5 3 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.42%) Travis CI
5 3 (0.42%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.28%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.14%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.14%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.14%) Redmine
7 1 (0.14%) TeamCity
General
1 114 (16.03%) Finance
2 37 (5.20%) Telecoms
3 36 (5.06%) Banking
4 18 (2.53%) Legal
4 18 (2.53%) Retail
5 17 (2.39%) Military
6 10 (1.41%) Back Office
7 7 (0.98%) Advertising
7 7 (0.98%) Publishing
8 6 (0.84%) Games
8 6 (0.84%) Law
8 6 (0.84%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.70%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.42%) German Language
12 2 (0.28%) Automotive
12 2 (0.28%) Local Government
13 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.14%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.14%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 154 (21.66%) Analyst
2 92 (12.94%) Service Manager
3 65 (9.14%) Service Analyst
4 53 (7.45%) Project Manager
5 52 (7.31%) Architect
6 47 (6.61%) Service Desk Analyst
7 39 (5.49%) Transition Manager
8 38 (5.34%) IT Manager
9 32 (4.50%) Service Transition Manager
10 29 (4.08%) ITIL Manager
11 28 (3.94%) Business Analyst
11 28 (3.94%) IT Analyst
11 28 (3.94%) Services Delivery Manager
12 27 (3.80%) Delivery Manager
12 27 (3.80%) Support Analyst
13 25 (3.52%) Infrastructure Manager
14 24 (3.38%) IT Support
15 23 (3.23%) Administrator
16 20 (2.81%) 2nd Line Support
16 20 (2.81%) Service Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.39%) .NET
2 12 (1.69%) Middleware
3 9 (1.27%) .NET Framework
4 8 (1.13%) Web Services
5 7 (0.98%) HTML
6 6 (0.84%) Regular Expression
7 5 (0.70%) Classic ASP
7 5 (0.70%) CSS
8 4 (0.56%) AngularJS
8 4 (0.56%) OAuth
8 4 (0.56%) SAML
9 3 (0.42%) IBM Integration Bus
9 3 (0.42%) J2EE
9 3 (0.42%) Servlets
9 3 (0.42%) SOAP
9 3 (0.42%) XML
9 3 (0.42%) XMPP
10 2 (0.28%) PhoneGap
10 2 (0.28%) REST
10 2 (0.28%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 65 (9.14%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (7.74%) Data Centre
3 40 (5.63%) Management Information System
4 25 (3.52%) Clustering
5 21 (2.95%) Blackberry
6 16 (2.25%) CMDB
7 15 (2.11%) Replication
8 14 (1.97%) Data Structures
9 11 (1.55%) EMC VNX
10 10 (1.41%) Virtual Team
11 9 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (1.27%) PKI
12 8 (1.13%) Client/Server
13 6 (0.84%) Computer Science
13 6 (0.84%) Driving Licence
14 5 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
14 5 (0.70%) NHS
15 4 (0.56%) CESG
15 4 (0.56%) PMI
15 4 (0.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 189 (26.58%) Windows
2 72 (10.13%) Linux
2 72 (10.13%) Windows Server
3 65 (9.14%) Windows 7
4 40 (5.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (5.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 30 (4.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 30 (4.22%) Unix
6 30 (4.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (3.38%) Windows XP
8 16 (2.25%) AIX
9 15 (2.11%) Solaris
9 15 (2.11%) Windows 10
10 13 (1.83%) Windows 8
11 8 (1.13%) Android
12 6 (0.84%) HPUX
13 5 (0.70%) Mac OS
14 4 (0.56%) Apple iOS
14 4 (0.56%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.42%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 711 (100.00%) ITIL
2 184 (25.88%) Service Management
3 133 (18.71%) PRINCE2
4 129 (18.14%) Service Delivery
5 116 (16.32%) Project Management
6 102 (14.35%) Change Management
7 80 (11.25%) Problem Management
8 78 (10.97%) Stakeholder Management
9 63 (8.86%) Service Design
10 60 (8.44%) ITSM
11 59 (8.30%) Agile Software Development
12 52 (7.31%) Incident Management
13 46 (6.47%) Release Management
14 44 (6.19%) Configuration Management
15 40 (5.63%) Migration
16 38 (5.34%) ITIL V3
17 34 (4.78%) TOGAF
18 26 (3.66%) DevOps
19 22 (3.09%) Root Cause Analysis
20 21 (2.95%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 49 (6.89%) SQL
2 33 (4.64%) PowerShell
3 16 (2.25%) Java
4 12 (1.69%) C#
5 9 (1.27%) VBScript
6 8 (1.13%) C
6 8 (1.13%) Perl
6 8 (1.13%) VB.NET
7 6 (0.84%) Bourne shell
7 6 (0.84%) Korn
7 6 (0.84%) VB
7 6 (0.84%) VB6
7 6 (0.84%) VBA
8 5 (0.70%) JavaScript
9 4 (0.56%) AWK
10 3 (0.42%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.28%) PHP
11 2 (0.28%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.14%) Python
12 1 (0.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 145 (20.39%) Security Cleared
2 119 (16.74%) SC Cleared
3 58 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 49 (6.89%) Degree
5 46 (6.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 39 (5.49%) Cisco Certification
7 37 (5.20%) MCSE
8 33 (4.64%) DV Cleared
9 31 (4.36%) CCNA
10 28 (3.94%) MCP
11 26 (3.66%) CCNP
12 25 (3.52%) PMP
13 24 (3.38%) MCSA
14 21 (2.95%) PMI Certification
15 17 (2.39%) BICSI Certification
15 17 (2.39%) BICSI RCDD
16 14 (1.97%) ISEB
17 13 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 11 (1.55%) CISSP
19 10 (1.41%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (11.39%) SLA
2 24 (3.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (1.41%) Disclosure Scotland
3 10 (1.41%) QA
4 5 (0.70%) JSP 440
5 3 (0.42%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.42%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.42%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.28%) COBIT
7 1 (0.14%) GPG13
7 1 (0.14%) GxP
7 1 (0.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.14%) SEPA
System Software
1 141 (19.83%) Active Directory
2 72 (10.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (4.50%) vSphere
4 13 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (1.55%) VMware ESX
6 10 (1.41%) Virtual Desktop
7 9 (1.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 8 (1.13%) Hyper-V
8 8 (1.13%) XenApp
9 4 (0.56%) Docker
9 4 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (0.42%) BitLocker
10 3 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (0.42%) Xen
11 2 (0.28%) DFS Replication
11 2 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.28%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.28%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.14%) NFS
12 1 (0.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 33 (4.64%) SCCM
2 27 (3.80%) SCOM
3 18 (2.53%) Puppet
4 16 (2.25%) NetBackup
5 14 (1.97%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 10 (1.41%) Tivoli
7 9 (1.27%) vRealize
8 8 (1.13%) Zenoss
9 7 (0.98%) Netcool
9 7 (0.98%) WSUS
10 6 (0.84%) Cisco CUCM
10 6 (0.84%) Cisco UCCE
10 6 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (0.84%) SmoothWall
11 5 (0.70%) HP SiteScope
12 4 (0.56%) CA Single Sign-On
12 4 (0.56%) SCOrch
13 3 (0.42%) Nagios
13 3 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
13 3 (0.42%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 186 (26.16%) Microsoft
2 87 (12.24%) VMware
3 69 (9.70%) Cisco
4 46 (6.47%) HP
5 37 (5.20%) Citrix
6 36 (5.06%) Oracle
7 32 (4.50%) ServiceNow
8 29 (4.08%) Red Hat
9 24 (3.38%) Remedy
10 20 (2.81%) SAP
11 17 (2.39%) CheckPoint
11 17 (2.39%) EMC
11 17 (2.39%) IBM
12 15 (2.11%) Symantec
13 14 (1.97%) LANDesk
14 12 (1.69%) CA
14 12 (1.69%) Veritas
15 11 (1.55%) BMC
15 11 (1.55%) Sophos
16 10 (1.41%) Apple
Chelmsford, Essex
The People Network
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £475 per day + Likelihood of extension
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Energon People
Rate: £475 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago