The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL Certification in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 300 248 244
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -4
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 130 204 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.53% 0.80% 0.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.35% 5.40% 4.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 134 95
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £194 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £300 £313
% change year-on-year
+24.16% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 10
Average hourly rate £14.40 £17.00 £41.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.32% -59.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.01 £14.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £30.16 £77.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.88 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+0.84% -9.84%
ITIL Certification
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3882 3776 3735
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.74% 14.90% 15.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2621 2425 2303
Average daily rate £425 £413 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +2.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 81 122
Average hourly rate £17.00 £22.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.47 £11.50 £14.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in London

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL Certification across the London region.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Trend in London

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the London region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Histogram in London

ITIL Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the London region.

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Trend in London

ITIL Certification
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the London region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Histogram in London

ITIL Certification
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 20 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
City of London +3 32 £363 -13.17% 13
Uxbridge - 5 £400 -
Worcester Park - - - -
Ealing - - - - 1
Canary Wharf - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Bromley - - - - 1
Harrow - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Sidcup - - - - 1
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 265 (100.00%) ITIL
2 77 (29.06%) Finance
3 70 (26.42%) Windows
4 67 (25.28%) Service Management
5 63 (23.77%) Microsoft
6 48 (18.11%) Service Delivery
7 47 (17.74%) PRINCE2
8 41 (15.47%) Active Directory
8 41 (15.47%) Project Management
9 38 (14.34%) MS Office
10 30 (11.32%) Change Management
11 25 (9.43%) MCP
12 24 (9.06%) ITSM
13 23 (8.68%) Banking
13 23 (8.68%) Cisco
13 23 (8.68%) Security Cleared
14 22 (8.30%) Oracle
15 21 (7.92%) Incident Management
16 20 (7.55%) MS Excel
16 20 (7.55%) Migration
16 20 (7.55%) VMware
17 19 (7.17%) HP
17 19 (7.17%) Asset Management
17 19 (7.17%) Windows 7
18 18 (6.79%) Degree
18 18 (6.79%) SQL Server
19 17 (6.42%) LAN
19 17 (6.42%) WAN
19 17 (6.42%) Cisco Certification
19 17 (6.42%) Microsoft Certification

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 16 (6.04%) MS Exchange
2 12 (4.53%) SharePoint
3 9 (3.40%) IIS
3 9 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (3.02%) WebSphere
5 7 (2.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (1.51%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.13%) Documentum
8 2 (0.75%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.75%) Apache
8 2 (0.75%) Adobe CQ
8 2 (0.75%) Liferay
9 1 (0.38%) Lync
9 1 (0.38%) TIBCO EMS
9 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.38%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 38 (14.34%) MS Office
2 20 (7.55%) MS Excel
3 11 (4.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (3.02%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.64%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.89%) HFM
3 3 (1.13%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (1.13%) Workday HCM
4 2 (0.75%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.75%) Eagle PACE
4 2 (0.75%) SimCorp Dimension
5 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.38%) Cerner Millennium
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.13%) Office 365
2 2 (0.75%) SaaS
3 1 (0.38%) IaaS
3 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.42%) LAN
1 17 (6.42%) WAN
2 16 (6.04%) TCP/IP
3 12 (4.53%) VPN
3 12 (4.53%) DNS
4 10 (3.77%) SAN
4 10 (3.77%) VoIP
5 9 (3.40%) SSL
5 9 (3.40%) MPLS
5 9 (3.40%) Firewall
6 7 (2.64%) iSCSI
7 5 (1.89%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (1.89%) IP Telephony
7 5 (1.89%) Cisco IPT
7 5 (1.89%) HTTPS
7 5 (1.89%) FTP
7 5 (1.89%) HTTP
8 4 (1.51%) DHCP
8 4 (1.51%) ISDN
8 4 (1.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.79%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.26%) Oracle Database
3 5 (1.89%) Essbase
4 3 (1.13%) MySQL
4 3 (1.13%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.38%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.38%) Sybase IQ
5 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.38%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (0.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.38%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 77 (29.06%) Finance
2 23 (8.68%) Banking
3 17 (6.42%) Legal
4 8 (3.02%) Back Office
5 7 (2.64%) Retail
5 7 (2.64%) Law
6 6 (2.26%) Billing
6 6 (2.26%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.89%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.89%) Local Government
7 5 (1.89%) Marketing
8 4 (1.51%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.51%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.13%) Publishing
10 2 (0.75%) International Banking
10 2 (0.75%) Advertising
11 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.38%) Front Office
11 1 (0.38%) French Language
Job Titles
1 76 (28.68%) Analyst
2 37 (13.96%) Service Analyst
3 32 (12.08%) Service Manager
4 27 (10.19%) Project Manager
5 25 (9.43%) Service Desk Analyst
6 24 (9.06%) Support Analyst
7 16 (6.04%) Consultant
8 12 (4.53%) Delivery Manager
9 11 (4.15%) Services Delivery Manager
10 10 (3.77%) Administrator
10 10 (3.77%) Applications Support
11 9 (3.40%) IT Project Manager
12 8 (3.02%) Infrastructure Manager
12 8 (3.02%) Change Manager
13 7 (2.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 7 (2.64%) Network Support
13 7 (2.64%) Architect
13 7 (2.64%) Desktop Support
13 7 (2.64%) Transition Manager
14 6 (2.26%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.89%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (1.51%) Middleware
2 4 (1.51%) XMPP
3 2 (0.75%) Web Services
4 1 (0.38%) XML
4 1 (0.38%) XSL
4 1 (0.38%) XML Schema
4 1 (0.38%) JSP
4 1 (0.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.28%) Management Information System
2 13 (4.91%) Blackberry
3 6 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (1.89%) iPad
4 5 (1.89%) Handset
4 5 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.51%) FMCG
5 4 (1.51%) iPhone
5 4 (1.51%) PMI
6 3 (1.13%) NHS
6 3 (1.13%) Replication
6 3 (1.13%) Clustering
6 3 (1.13%) Wiki
7 2 (0.75%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.75%) e-Health
7 2 (0.75%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.75%) CMDB
7 2 (0.75%) SecurID
8 1 (0.38%) PKI
8 1 (0.38%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 70 (26.42%) Windows
2 19 (7.17%) Windows 7
3 13 (4.91%) Linux
3 13 (4.91%) UNIX
4 9 (3.40%) Windows XP
5 7 (2.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (2.26%) Solaris
7 5 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.13%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (1.13%) Windows Vista
8 3 (1.13%) Android
9 2 (0.75%) AIX
9 2 (0.75%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.75%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (100.00%) ITIL
2 67 (25.28%) Service Management
3 48 (18.11%) Service Delivery
4 47 (17.74%) PRINCE2
5 41 (15.47%) Project Management
6 30 (11.32%) Change Management
7 24 (9.06%) ITSM
8 21 (7.92%) Incident Management
9 20 (7.55%) Migration
10 19 (7.17%) Asset Management
11 16 (6.04%) Problem Management
12 14 (5.28%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (3.77%) Project Planning
13 10 (3.77%) People Management
14 8 (3.02%) Supplier Management
15 7 (2.64%) TOGAF
15 7 (2.64%) Data Migration
15 7 (2.64%) Programme Management
15 7 (2.64%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (4.53%) SQL
2 3 (1.13%) C
2 3 (1.13%) Java
2 3 (1.13%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.38%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.38%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.38%) C#
3 1 (0.38%) ABAP
3 1 (0.38%) PowerHouse
3 1 (0.38%) Korn
Qualifications
1 25 (9.43%) MCP
2 23 (8.68%) Security Cleared
3 18 (6.79%) Degree
4 17 (6.42%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (6.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (4.91%) CCNA
6 11 (4.15%) PMI Certification
6 11 (4.15%) SC Cleared
7 10 (3.77%) PMP
8 9 (3.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 9 (3.40%) MCSE
9 8 (3.02%) MCITP
9 8 (3.02%) DV Cleared
10 6 (2.26%) MCSA
11 5 (1.89%) CCNP
12 4 (1.51%) A+ Certification
12 4 (1.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (1.13%) RHCT
13 3 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 3 (1.13%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.04%) SLA
2 10 (3.77%) COBIT
3 4 (1.51%) QA
3 4 (1.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.13%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 41 (15.47%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.89%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 4 (1.51%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.13%) NFS
5 3 (1.13%) XenApp
6 1 (0.38%) vSphere
6 1 (0.38%) UAG
Systems Management
1 12 (4.53%) Tivoli
2 6 (2.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (1.89%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (1.51%) SCCM
4 4 (1.51%) SCOM
4 4 (1.51%) OPNET
5 3 (1.13%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.13%) MIMEsweeper
5 3 (1.13%) MAILsweeper
5 3 (1.13%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.75%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (0.75%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (0.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.38%) Nagios
7 1 (0.38%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.38%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 63 (23.77%) Microsoft
2 23 (8.68%) Cisco
3 22 (8.30%) Oracle
4 20 (7.55%) VMware
5 19 (7.17%) HP
6 14 (5.28%) Citrix
7 13 (4.91%) Apple
8 8 (3.02%) Remedy
8 8 (3.02%) SolarWinds
9 6 (2.26%) Juniper
10 5 (1.89%) Sun
10 5 (1.89%) Intel
10 5 (1.89%) Hyperion
11 4 (1.51%) NetApp
11 4 (1.51%) EMC
12 3 (1.13%) Sybase
12 3 (1.13%) Business Objects
12 3 (1.13%) Adobe
12 3 (1.13%) CheckPoint
12 3 (1.13%) CA
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