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 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 297 257 229
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -28
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 114 181 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.48% 0.72% 0.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.09% 4.87% 5.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 123 117
Average daily rate
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£400 £300 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -17.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £194 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £508 £524
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £311
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 8
Average hourly rate £14.75 £17.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.23% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £14.00 £18.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.30 £25.00 £44.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +2.63%
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
3687 3720 3779
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.48% 14.82% 14.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2358 2331 2241
Average daily rate £425 £420 £404
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +4.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 105 147
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.65 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%

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 August 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 August 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 August 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 +28 34 £400 -5.88% 12
Croydon +4 1 - -
Uxbridge -4 1 £400 -3.61%
Bromley - 1 - -
Brentford - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Worcester Park - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 315 (100.00%) ITIL
2 101 (32.06%) Finance
3 78 (24.76%) Windows
4 71 (22.54%) Service Management
5 63 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 57 (18.10%) Microsoft
7 55 (17.46%) MS Office
8 46 (14.60%) PRINCE2
9 41 (13.02%) Active Directory
10 38 (12.06%) Project Management
11 37 (11.75%) MS Excel
12 33 (10.48%) Oracle
13 32 (10.16%) Change Management
14 31 (9.84%) Banking
15 29 (9.21%) ITSM
15 29 (9.21%) Cisco
16 27 (8.57%) Migration
17 26 (8.25%) Legal
17 26 (8.25%) SQL Server
18 25 (7.94%) MCP
18 25 (7.94%) LAN
18 25 (7.94%) Incident Management
18 25 (7.94%) Problem Management
19 24 (7.62%) WAN
20 22 (6.98%) Management Information System
20 22 (6.98%) SLA
21 21 (6.67%) VPN
21 21 (6.67%) SQL
21 21 (6.67%) Windows 7
21 21 (6.67%) Asset Management

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 12 (3.81%) IIS
1 12 (3.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 11 (3.49%) MS Exchange
3 9 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.54%) WebSphere
5 7 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (1.90%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.27%) IBM Notes
7 4 (1.27%) Apache
7 4 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.95%) Lync
9 2 (0.63%) Adobe CQ
9 2 (0.63%) MTS
9 2 (0.63%) Liferay
9 2 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.32%) Documentum
10 1 (0.32%) SAS
10 1 (0.32%) TIBCO EMS
10 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 55 (17.46%) MS Office
2 37 (11.75%) MS Excel
3 13 (4.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (2.54%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.95%) MS Project
6 1 (0.32%) Stata
Business Applications
1 9 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (2.86%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (2.22%) Endur
2 7 (2.22%) HFM
3 6 (1.90%) ZaiNet
3 6 (1.90%) Aligne
4 3 (0.95%) Workday HCM
5 2 (0.63%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.63%) Eagle PACE
5 2 (0.63%) SimCorp Dimension
6 1 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.32%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.54%) SaaS
2 6 (1.90%) Office 365
3 1 (0.32%) IaaS
3 1 (0.32%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (7.94%) LAN
2 24 (7.62%) WAN
3 21 (6.67%) VPN
4 17 (5.40%) VoIP
4 17 (5.40%) Firewall
5 15 (4.76%) TCP/IP
6 13 (4.13%) DNS
7 12 (3.81%) MPLS
8 11 (3.49%) Cisco IPT
9 10 (3.17%) IP Telephony
9 10 (3.17%) SAN
10 9 (2.86%) SSL
10 9 (2.86%) FTP
11 7 (2.22%) iSCSI
12 6 (1.90%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (1.59%) HTTP
13 5 (1.59%) HTTPS
13 5 (1.59%) Wireless
14 4 (1.27%) DHCP
14 4 (1.27%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (8.25%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 7 (2.22%) MySQL
3 7 (2.22%) Essbase
4 6 (1.90%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (1.90%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (0.95%) SAP BW
5 3 (0.95%) Sybase IQ
5 3 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.95%) SAP HANA
6 2 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.32%) QlikView
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.32%) STATISTICA
Development Applications
1 6 (1.90%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.32%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.32%) TeamCity
General
1 101 (32.06%) Finance
2 31 (9.84%) Banking
3 26 (8.25%) Legal
4 20 (6.35%) Law
5 11 (3.49%) Retail
6 9 (2.86%) Billing
7 8 (2.54%) Investment Banking
7 8 (2.54%) Advertising
8 7 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (2.22%) Financial Institution
8 7 (2.22%) Telecoms
9 6 (1.90%) Back Office
9 6 (1.90%) Marketing
10 4 (1.27%) Local Government
10 4 (1.27%) Publishing
11 3 (0.95%) French Language
12 2 (0.63%) German Language
12 2 (0.63%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.63%) International Banking
12 2 (0.63%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 106 (33.65%) Analyst
2 52 (16.51%) Service Analyst
3 37 (11.75%) Service Desk Analyst
4 31 (9.84%) Service Manager
4 31 (9.84%) Support Analyst
5 24 (7.62%) Project Manager
6 16 (5.08%) Consultant
7 15 (4.76%) Administrator
8 14 (4.44%) Applications Support
9 11 (3.49%) Network Support
10 10 (3.17%) Support Engineer
10 10 (3.17%) Change Manager
11 9 (2.86%) Network Administrator
11 9 (2.86%) IT Project Manager
11 9 (2.86%) Architect
11 9 (2.86%) Delivery Manager
12 8 (2.54%) Change Analyst
12 8 (2.54%) Cisco Administrator
12 8 (2.54%) Cisco Support
12 8 (2.54%) IT Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.81%) XML
2 9 (2.86%) XMPP
3 7 (2.22%) .NET
4 6 (1.90%) XSL
4 6 (1.90%) Middleware
5 5 (1.59%) XML Schema
5 5 (1.59%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (0.95%) Web Services
6 3 (0.95%) jQuery
7 2 (0.63%) LAMP
8 1 (0.32%) Ajax
8 1 (0.32%) HTML
8 1 (0.32%) CSS
8 1 (0.32%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.98%) Management Information System
2 16 (5.08%) Blackberry
3 9 (2.86%) Handset
4 5 (1.59%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.27%) Wiki
5 4 (1.27%) PMI
5 4 (1.27%) NHS
6 3 (0.95%) Client/Server
6 3 (0.95%) CMDB
6 3 (0.95%) FMCG
7 2 (0.63%) iPad
7 2 (0.63%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.63%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.63%) Thin Client
7 2 (0.63%) Replication
7 2 (0.63%) Clustering
8 1 (0.32%) e-Health
8 1 (0.32%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.32%) Economics
8 1 (0.32%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 78 (24.76%) Windows
2 21 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 16 (5.08%) Linux
4 14 (4.44%) Windows XP
5 12 (3.81%) UNIX
5 12 (3.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (2.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (1.90%) Solaris
8 4 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.27%) Android
8 4 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.95%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.63%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.32%) AIX
11 1 (0.32%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.32%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 315 (100.00%) ITIL
2 71 (22.54%) Service Management
3 63 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 46 (14.60%) PRINCE2
5 38 (12.06%) Project Management
6 32 (10.16%) Change Management
7 29 (9.21%) ITSM
8 27 (8.57%) Migration
9 25 (7.94%) Incident Management
9 25 (7.94%) Problem Management
10 21 (6.67%) Asset Management
11 20 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (5.08%) Document Management
13 13 (4.13%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (3.17%) Business Continuity
15 9 (2.86%) Data Migration
16 8 (2.54%) Project Planning
16 8 (2.54%) PRINCE
16 8 (2.54%) ITIL V3
17 7 (2.22%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 21 (6.67%) SQL
2 7 (2.22%) C#
2 7 (2.22%) JavaScript
3 6 (1.90%) VB
3 6 (1.90%) PL/SQL
4 4 (1.27%) C
4 4 (1.27%) ActionScript
4 4 (1.27%) ActionScript 2.0
5 3 (0.95%) Bash Shell
5 3 (0.95%) PowerShell
5 3 (0.95%) ABAP
6 2 (0.63%) Perl
6 2 (0.63%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.32%) PowerHouse
7 1 (0.32%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.32%) Korn
7 1 (0.32%) Java
Qualifications
1 25 (7.94%) MCP
2 20 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (5.40%) CCNA
3 17 (5.40%) Security Cleared
4 16 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (3.81%) PMI Certification
6 11 (3.49%) PMP
6 11 (3.49%) Degree
7 10 (3.17%) MCITP
7 10 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 9 (2.86%) DV Cleared
9 6 (1.90%) MCSE
10 5 (1.59%) MCSA
11 4 (1.27%) MCTS
11 4 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (0.95%) SC Cleared
12 3 (0.95%) CCIE
12 3 (0.95%) CCNP
13 2 (0.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.98%) SLA
2 11 (3.49%) COBIT
3 9 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.95%) QA
4 3 (0.95%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 41 (13.02%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.59%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 3 (0.95%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.63%) NFS
5 2 (0.63%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.63%) XenApp
5 2 (0.63%) vSphere
5 2 (0.63%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.32%) UAG
6 1 (0.32%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 11 (3.49%) Tivoli
1 11 (3.49%) Cisco CUCM
2 9 (2.86%) OPNET
3 7 (2.22%) SCCM
4 6 (1.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 4 (1.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (0.95%) SCOM
7 2 (0.63%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.63%) Puppet
7 2 (0.63%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (0.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.63%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.63%) MIMEsweeper
7 2 (0.63%) MAILsweeper
7 2 (0.63%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.32%) CiscoWorks
8 1 (0.32%) WSUS
8 1 (0.32%) Nagios
8 1 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.32%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 57 (18.10%) Microsoft
2 33 (10.48%) Oracle
3 29 (9.21%) Cisco
4 19 (6.03%) VMware
5 17 (5.40%) HP
5 17 (5.40%) Citrix
6 16 (5.08%) Remedy
7 13 (4.13%) SolarWinds
8 12 (3.81%) Apple
9 10 (3.17%) ServiceNow
10 9 (2.86%) SAP
11 7 (2.22%) Hyperion
12 6 (1.90%) Sybase
13 5 (1.59%) Adobe
13 5 (1.59%) Juniper
13 5 (1.59%) EMC
13 5 (1.59%) Lotus
13 5 (1.59%) Sophos
14 4 (1.27%) Red Hat
14 4 (1.27%) Intel
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £130 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £300.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago