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 30 April 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 247 281 240
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -41
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 196 148 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.85% 0.66% 0.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.02% 4.11% 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 87 150
Average daily rate £425 £403 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% +9.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £543 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 10
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.75 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.29% +37.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +21.21%
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
3902 3601 3841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.95% 16.06% 16.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2755 2314 2588
Average daily rate £450 £413 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £555 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 90 118
Average hourly rate £18.50 £20.88 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.37% +4.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 30 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the London region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +19 16 £390 -10.85% 3
Croydon -1 13 £373 -0.66%
Bromley - 6 £725 - 2
Harrow - 4 £480 -
Beckenham - 3 £525 -
Brentford - 2 - -
Feltham - 2 £370 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £339 -
Westminster - 1 £220 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £350 -
Paddington - 1 £575 -
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 354 (100.00%) ITIL
2 114 (32.20%) Service Management
3 76 (21.47%) Windows
4 72 (20.34%) ITSM
5 70 (19.77%) Microsoft
6 67 (18.93%) Finance
7 66 (18.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 57 (16.10%) Change Management
9 49 (13.84%) ServiceNow
10 47 (13.28%) PRINCE2
11 44 (12.43%) Problem Management
12 43 (12.15%) Banking
12 43 (12.15%) Project Management
13 40 (11.30%) MS Office
13 40 (11.30%) SQL
13 40 (11.30%) SLA
14 35 (9.89%) Active Directory
14 35 (9.89%) Service Delivery
14 35 (9.89%) Security Cleared
15 34 (9.60%) Agile Software Development
16 32 (9.04%) Incident Management
17 31 (8.76%) VMware
18 29 (8.19%) Cisco
18 29 (8.19%) MS Excel
19 28 (7.91%) Windows Server
20 27 (7.63%) Law
21 26 (7.34%) Oracle
22 25 (7.06%) Linux
23 24 (6.78%) Citrix
24 23 (6.50%) Unix

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 19 (5.37%) SharePoint
2 16 (4.52%) MS Exchange
3 10 (2.82%) Tomcat
4 8 (2.26%) IIS
5 7 (1.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (1.69%) Confluence
6 6 (1.69%) Documentum
6 6 (1.69%) JBoss
7 3 (0.85%) Apache
7 3 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.85%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.56%) CMS
9 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.28%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 40 (11.30%) MS Office
2 29 (8.19%) MS Excel
3 11 (3.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (2.54%) MS Project
5 4 (1.13%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.56%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.28%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 13 (3.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (1.98%) RMDS
3 2 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.28%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.28%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.28%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.67%) Office 365
2 9 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.28%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.67%) LAN
2 11 (3.11%) WAN
3 9 (2.54%) SSL
3 9 (2.54%) TCP/IP
3 9 (2.54%) Wireless
4 8 (2.26%) Firewall
4 8 (2.26%) SAN
5 6 (1.69%) Extranet
5 6 (1.69%) Intranet
6 5 (1.41%) MPLS
7 4 (1.13%) IP Telephony
8 3 (0.85%) DNS
8 3 (0.85%) NAS
8 3 (0.85%) VoIP
8 3 (0.85%) VPN
8 3 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.56%) DHCP
9 2 (0.56%) HTTP
9 2 (0.56%) iSCSI
9 2 (0.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (5.93%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.82%) Oracle Database
3 6 (1.69%) EDRMS
3 6 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.41%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.56%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.56%) Ingres
5 2 (0.56%) MySQL
6 1 (0.28%) Informix
6 1 (0.28%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.28%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.28%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 5 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.13%) JIRA
3 3 (0.85%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.28%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.28%) MSI
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.28%) Subversion
4 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 67 (18.93%) Finance
2 43 (12.15%) Banking
3 27 (7.63%) Law
4 20 (5.65%) Investment Banking
5 17 (4.80%) Legal
6 15 (4.24%) Front Office
7 7 (1.98%) Back Office
7 7 (1.98%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.41%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.85%) Advertising
9 3 (0.85%) French Language
9 3 (0.85%) Publishing
9 3 (0.85%) Retail
9 3 (0.85%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.56%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.56%) Electronics
10 2 (0.56%) Games
10 2 (0.56%) German Language
10 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 108 (30.51%) Analyst
2 66 (18.64%) Service Manager
3 45 (12.71%) Service Analyst
4 30 (8.47%) Project Manager
5 29 (8.19%) Business Analyst
5 29 (8.19%) ITIL Manager
6 28 (7.91%) Support Analyst
7 22 (6.21%) Service Desk Analyst
7 22 (6.21%) Transition Manager
8 20 (5.65%) Applications Support
9 19 (5.37%) ITIL Service Manager
10 18 (5.08%) IT Manager
10 18 (5.08%) Service Transition Manager
11 17 (4.80%) ITIL Service Analyst
12 16 (4.52%) Consultant
12 16 (4.52%) Service Desk Manager
13 15 (4.24%) Architect
13 15 (4.24%) Incident Manager
13 15 (4.24%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
13 15 (4.24%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.39%) FIX Protocol
2 10 (2.82%) Web Services
3 4 (1.13%) .NET
3 4 (1.13%) Ajax
3 4 (1.13%) CSS
3 4 (1.13%) HTML
4 2 (0.56%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.56%) SOAP
5 1 (0.28%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.28%) J2EE
5 1 (0.28%) LAMP
5 1 (0.28%) Leaflet
5 1 (0.28%) XBRL
5 1 (0.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.37%) Data Centre
2 18 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (4.52%) Management Information System
4 9 (2.54%) Blackberry
5 8 (2.26%) Clustering
5 8 (2.26%) CMDB
5 8 (2.26%) Derivative
5 8 (2.26%) Equities
6 7 (1.98%) Replication
7 6 (1.69%) Data Structures
7 6 (1.69%) e-Learning
8 5 (1.41%) Fixed Income
8 5 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (1.41%) Hedge funds
8 5 (1.41%) SWIFT
9 4 (1.13%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (0.85%) iPhone
10 3 (0.85%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.56%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 76 (21.47%) Windows
2 28 (7.91%) Windows Server
3 25 (7.06%) Linux
4 23 (6.50%) Unix
5 19 (5.37%) Windows 7
6 9 (2.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (2.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (1.69%) Windows 10
7 6 (1.69%) Windows 8
7 6 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.41%) Mac OS X
8 5 (1.41%) Solaris
9 4 (1.13%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.56%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.28%) Android
12 1 (0.28%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (0.28%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 354 (100.00%) ITIL
2 114 (32.20%) Service Management
3 72 (20.34%) ITSM
4 66 (18.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 57 (16.10%) Change Management
6 47 (13.28%) PRINCE2
7 44 (12.43%) Problem Management
8 43 (12.15%) Project Management
9 35 (9.89%) Service Delivery
10 34 (9.60%) Agile Software Development
11 32 (9.04%) Incident Management
12 20 (5.65%) Six Sigma
13 17 (4.80%) Business Analysis
13 17 (4.80%) Disaster Recovery
14 16 (4.52%) Release Management
15 13 (3.67%) Continuous Improvement
16 12 (3.39%) ITIL V3
16 12 (3.39%) Migration
17 11 (3.11%) Root Cause Analysis
17 11 (3.11%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 40 (11.30%) SQL
2 12 (3.39%) PowerShell
3 8 (2.26%) T-SQL
4 6 (1.69%) C
5 5 (1.41%) C#
5 5 (1.41%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.56%) Java
6 2 (0.56%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.28%) Perl
7 1 (0.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 35 (9.89%) Security Cleared
2 22 (6.21%) SC Cleared
3 19 (5.37%) Degree
4 13 (3.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (3.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 11 (3.11%) MCP
6 8 (2.26%) DV Cleared
7 5 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.41%) PMP
8 4 (1.13%) BICSI Certification
8 4 (1.13%) BICSI RCDD
8 4 (1.13%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.85%) APMP
9 3 (0.85%) CCNA
9 3 (0.85%) CITP
9 3 (0.85%) CTC Cleared
9 3 (0.85%) MBA
9 3 (0.85%) MCSE
9 3 (0.85%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.56%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (11.30%) SLA
2 12 (3.39%) QA
3 2 (0.56%) COBIT
3 2 (0.56%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.56%) P3O
4 1 (0.28%) GPG13
4 1 (0.28%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.28%) JSP 440
System Software
1 35 (9.89%) Active Directory
2 16 (4.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.82%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (1.69%) vSphere
5 2 (0.56%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.56%) XenApp
5 2 (0.56%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.56%) XenServer
6 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 17 (4.80%) SCCM
2 7 (1.98%) ITRS Geneos
3 4 (1.13%) Nagios
4 3 (0.85%) SCOM
5 2 (0.56%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.56%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.28%) Cisco LMS
6 1 (0.28%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.28%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.28%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.28%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 70 (19.77%) Microsoft
2 49 (13.84%) ServiceNow
3 31 (8.76%) VMware
4 29 (8.19%) Cisco
5 26 (7.34%) Oracle
6 24 (6.78%) Citrix
7 16 (4.52%) BMC
8 15 (4.24%) SAP
9 14 (3.95%) Remedy
10 12 (3.39%) Fidessa
11 9 (2.54%) HP
12 8 (2.26%) Bloomberg
12 8 (2.26%) Reuters
12 8 (2.26%) Sybase
13 6 (1.69%) EMC
13 6 (1.69%) Red Hat
14 5 (1.41%) iManage
14 5 (1.41%) Trayport
15 4 (1.13%) LANDesk
16 3 (0.85%) NetApp
London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £390 per day + possible extensions
Posted: 2 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £380.00 - £420.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £120 - £150 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Complete Tech Limited
Rate: Up to £575 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago