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 29 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 265 270 244
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -26
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 154 156 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.71% 0.68% 0.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.27% 4.22% 5.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 95 134
Median daily rate £450 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £259 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £550 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £344 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.36% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 9
Median hourly rate - £22.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +29.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +55.17%
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
3609 3695 3778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.59% 16.09% 16.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2505 2401 2576
Median daily rate £450 £415 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £568 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 96 126
Median hourly rate £19.50 £23.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.89% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.72 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.60 £50.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing ITIL Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 May 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
City of London +19 15 £450 - 9
Bromley - 8 £625 - 1
Croydon - 8 £388 -
Beckenham - 5 £513 -
Brentford - 4 £140 -
Harrow - 3 £518 -
Feltham - 1 £370 -
Westminster - 1 £220 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £350 -
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 London region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 356 (100.00%) ITIL
2 112 (31.46%) Service Management
3 75 (21.07%) Windows
4 73 (20.51%) Microsoft
5 72 (20.22%) Finance
6 71 (19.94%) ITSM
7 68 (19.10%) Stakeholder Management
8 53 (14.89%) Change Management
8 53 (14.89%) PRINCE2
9 49 (13.76%) MS Office
10 48 (13.48%) ServiceNow
11 47 (13.20%) Problem Management
12 46 (12.92%) Banking
12 46 (12.92%) Project Management
13 45 (12.64%) SLA
14 42 (11.80%) Security Cleared
15 40 (11.24%) SQL
16 37 (10.39%) Active Directory
17 35 (9.83%) Service Delivery
18 34 (9.55%) MS Excel
18 34 (9.55%) Agile Software Development
19 32 (8.99%) Oracle
19 32 (8.99%) VMware
20 31 (8.71%) Cisco
20 31 (8.71%) Incident Management
21 29 (8.15%) Linux
22 28 (7.87%) SC Cleared
23 25 (7.02%) Law
23 25 (7.02%) Windows Server
24 23 (6.46%) Unix

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 19 (5.34%) SharePoint
2 12 (3.37%) MS Exchange
3 11 (3.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 10 (2.81%) Tomcat
5 9 (2.53%) IIS
6 6 (1.69%) Confluence
6 6 (1.69%) Documentum
6 6 (1.69%) JBoss
7 5 (1.40%) CMS
8 3 (0.84%) Apache
9 2 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.56%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.28%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 49 (13.76%) MS Office
2 34 (9.55%) MS Excel
3 9 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (2.53%) MS Project
4 8 (2.25%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.56%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.28%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 15 (4.21%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (1.97%) RMDS
3 4 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.28%) CSG Singleview
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.28%) PeopleSoft CRM
5 1 (0.28%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.28%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.28%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.93%) Office 365
2 8 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.28%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.65%) LAN
2 11 (3.09%) TCP/IP
2 11 (3.09%) WAN
3 10 (2.81%) Extranet
3 10 (2.81%) Wireless
4 9 (2.53%) SAN
4 9 (2.53%) SSL
5 8 (2.25%) DNS
6 7 (1.97%) Firewall
7 6 (1.69%) Intranet
7 6 (1.69%) MPLS
8 4 (1.12%) IP Telephony
8 4 (1.12%) NAS
8 4 (1.12%) VoIP
8 4 (1.12%) VPN
9 3 (0.84%) DHCP
9 3 (0.84%) iSCSI
10 2 (0.56%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (0.56%) HTTP
10 2 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (5.62%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.09%) Oracle Database
3 6 (1.69%) EDRMS
4 5 (1.40%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (1.12%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.56%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.56%) Ingres
6 2 (0.56%) MySQL
6 2 (0.56%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.28%) Informix
7 1 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.28%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (1.12%) JIRA
1 4 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.84%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.28%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.28%) MSI
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.28%) Subversion
3 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 72 (20.22%) Finance
2 46 (12.92%) Banking
3 25 (7.02%) Law
4 20 (5.62%) Legal
5 19 (5.34%) Investment Banking
6 15 (4.21%) Front Office
7 9 (2.53%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.97%) Back Office
9 5 (1.40%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.12%) Retail
11 3 (0.84%) French Language
11 3 (0.84%) Publishing
11 3 (0.84%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.56%) Advertising
12 2 (0.56%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.56%) Electronics
12 2 (0.56%) Games
12 2 (0.56%) German Language
12 2 (0.56%) Local Government
12 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 109 (30.62%) Analyst
2 65 (18.26%) Service Manager
3 43 (12.08%) Service Analyst
4 32 (8.99%) Business Analyst
5 31 (8.71%) Support Analyst
6 30 (8.43%) ITIL Manager
6 30 (8.43%) Project Manager
7 24 (6.74%) Transition Manager
8 21 (5.90%) ITIL Service Manager
9 20 (5.62%) Applications Support
10 19 (5.34%) Service Desk Analyst
10 19 (5.34%) Service Transition Manager
11 18 (5.06%) Architect
11 18 (5.06%) IT Manager
12 15 (4.21%) Service Desk Manager
13 14 (3.93%) Consultant
13 14 (3.93%) Infrastructure Manager
14 13 (3.65%) Applications Support Analyst
14 13 (3.65%) Incident Manager
14 13 (3.65%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.37%) FIX Protocol
2 11 (3.09%) Web Services
3 6 (1.69%) CSS
3 6 (1.69%) HTML
4 4 (1.12%) Ajax
5 3 (0.84%) .NET
5 3 (0.84%) SOAP
6 2 (0.56%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.56%) Lucene
6 2 (0.56%) XML
7 1 (0.28%) J2EE
7 1 (0.28%) JMS
7 1 (0.28%) LAMP
7 1 (0.28%) Leaflet
7 1 (0.28%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.34%) Data Centre
2 16 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (4.21%) Management Information System
4 13 (3.65%) Blackberry
5 9 (2.53%) CMDB
5 9 (2.53%) Replication
6 8 (2.25%) Derivative
6 8 (2.25%) Equities
7 7 (1.97%) Clustering
8 6 (1.69%) Data Protection Act
8 6 (1.69%) Data Structures
8 6 (1.69%) e-Learning
9 5 (1.40%) Fixed Income
9 5 (1.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (1.40%) Hedge funds
9 5 (1.40%) SWIFT
10 3 (0.84%) iPhone
10 3 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.56%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.56%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 75 (21.07%) Windows
2 29 (8.15%) Linux
3 25 (7.02%) Windows Server
4 23 (6.46%) Unix
5 21 (5.90%) Windows 7
6 9 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (2.25%) Windows 10
8 7 (1.97%) Mac OS X
8 7 (1.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (1.97%) Windows 8
9 6 (1.69%) Solaris
9 6 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (1.40%) Windows XP
11 4 (1.12%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.56%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.28%) Android
13 1 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.28%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 356 (100.00%) ITIL
2 112 (31.46%) Service Management
3 71 (19.94%) ITSM
4 68 (19.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 53 (14.89%) Change Management
5 53 (14.89%) PRINCE2
6 47 (13.20%) Problem Management
7 46 (12.92%) Project Management
8 35 (9.83%) Service Delivery
9 34 (9.55%) Agile Software Development
10 31 (8.71%) Incident Management
11 21 (5.90%) Six Sigma
12 20 (5.62%) Business Analysis
13 17 (4.78%) ITIL V3
14 16 (4.49%) Disaster Recovery
14 16 (4.49%) Migration
15 15 (4.21%) Release Management
16 14 (3.93%) Continuous Improvement
17 12 (3.37%) Change Control
17 12 (3.37%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 40 (11.24%) SQL
2 8 (2.25%) T-SQL
3 7 (1.97%) C
3 7 (1.97%) C#
3 7 (1.97%) JavaScript
3 7 (1.97%) PowerShell
4 3 (0.84%) Java
5 2 (0.56%) Perl
5 2 (0.56%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.28%) Python
6 1 (0.28%) Ruby
6 1 (0.28%) Tcl
6 1 (0.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 42 (11.80%) Security Cleared
2 28 (7.87%) SC Cleared
3 20 (5.62%) Degree
4 13 (3.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (3.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 10 (2.81%) MCP
7 9 (2.53%) DV Cleared
8 5 (1.40%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (1.12%) APMP
9 4 (1.12%) CISSP
9 4 (1.12%) CTC Cleared
9 4 (1.12%) PMP
9 4 (1.12%) RHCA
9 4 (1.12%) RHCE
10 3 (0.84%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.84%) CCNA
10 3 (0.84%) CISM
10 3 (0.84%) CITP
10 3 (0.84%) MCDST
10 3 (0.84%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (12.64%) SLA
2 9 (2.53%) QA
3 3 (0.84%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.84%) GPG13
3 3 (0.84%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 3 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.56%) COBIT
4 2 (0.56%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.56%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.28%) P3O
System Software
1 37 (10.39%) Active Directory
2 17 (4.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.53%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (2.25%) vSphere
5 2 (0.56%) NFS
5 2 (0.56%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.28%) XenApp
6 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (3.93%) SCCM
2 7 (1.97%) ITRS Geneos
3 4 (1.12%) Nagios
4 3 (0.84%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.56%) Piwik
5 2 (0.56%) vRealize
6 1 (0.28%) Cisco LMS
6 1 (0.28%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.28%) SCOM
6 1 (0.28%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.28%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.28%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 73 (20.51%) Microsoft
2 48 (13.48%) ServiceNow
3 32 (8.99%) Oracle
3 32 (8.99%) VMware
4 31 (8.71%) Cisco
5 19 (5.34%) Citrix
6 18 (5.06%) BMC
7 17 (4.78%) SAP
8 16 (4.49%) Remedy
9 12 (3.37%) Fidessa
10 10 (2.81%) Red Hat
11 8 (2.25%) Bloomberg
11 8 (2.25%) HP
11 8 (2.25%) Reuters
11 8 (2.25%) Sybase
12 6 (1.69%) EMC
12 6 (1.69%) LANDesk
13 5 (1.40%) iManage
13 5 (1.40%) Trayport
14 4 (1.12%) PeopleSoft
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £18.00 - £20.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £650.00 - £750.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago