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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 292 235 228
Rank change year-on-year
-57 -7
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 138 203 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.56% 0.82% 0.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.67% 5.50% 5.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 145 112
Average daily rate
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£400 £300 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £194 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £337 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.56% +3.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 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 £14.58 £14.00 £18.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.68 £24.50 £44.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +7.04%
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
3758 3693 3736
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.36% 14.92% 14.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2467 2356 2229
Average daily rate £425 £415 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 87 140
Average hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £40.00
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 18 September 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 18 September 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 18 September 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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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 +23 39 £375 -11.76% 8
Bromley 0 1 - -
Uxbridge -10 1 £400 -3.61%
Croydon - 1 - - 1
Harrow - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Hounslow - - - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Sidcup - - - - 1
Worcester Park - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Brentford - - - -
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 303 (100.00%) ITIL
2 94 (31.02%) Finance
3 82 (27.06%) Windows
4 68 (22.44%) Service Management
5 64 (21.12%) Microsoft
6 60 (19.80%) Service Delivery
7 49 (16.17%) PRINCE2
8 47 (15.51%) MS Office
8 47 (15.51%) Active Directory
9 44 (14.52%) Project Management
10 32 (10.56%) Banking
11 29 (9.57%) Cisco
12 28 (9.24%) Oracle
12 28 (9.24%) MS Excel
13 27 (8.91%) Change Management
14 26 (8.58%) SQL Server
15 25 (8.25%) ITSM
16 24 (7.92%) Legal
16 24 (7.92%) Migration
16 24 (7.92%) Microsoft Certification
16 24 (7.92%) Incident Management
17 23 (7.59%) Asset Management
17 23 (7.59%) Cisco Certification
17 23 (7.59%) MCP
17 23 (7.59%) VMware
18 22 (7.26%) Problem Management
18 22 (7.26%) Security Cleared
19 21 (6.93%) Windows 7
19 21 (6.93%) Management Information System
19 21 (6.93%) Citrix

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 18 (5.94%) MS Exchange
2 12 (3.96%) SharePoint
2 12 (3.96%) IIS
3 11 (3.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (2.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 9 (2.97%) WebSphere
5 6 (1.98%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.99%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.66%) Apache
8 2 (0.66%) Documentum
8 2 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.66%) Lync
8 2 (0.66%) Adobe CQ
8 2 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.66%) Liferay
9 1 (0.33%) TIBCO EMS
9 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.33%) MQSeries
Applications
1 47 (15.51%) MS Office
2 28 (9.24%) MS Excel
3 11 (3.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.98%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.99%) MS Project
6 1 (0.33%) Stata
Business Applications
1 10 (3.30%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (2.31%) HFM
2 7 (2.31%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.99%) Workday HCM
4 2 (0.66%) Endur
4 2 (0.66%) Eagle PACE
4 2 (0.66%) Aligne
4 2 (0.66%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.66%) ZaiNet
4 2 (0.66%) SimCorp Dimension
5 1 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.65%) Office 365
2 3 (0.99%) SaaS
3 1 (0.33%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.27%) LAN
1 19 (6.27%) WAN
1 19 (6.27%) VPN
2 17 (5.61%) TCP/IP
3 16 (5.28%) Firewall
4 15 (4.95%) VoIP
4 15 (4.95%) DNS
5 14 (4.62%) SAN
6 11 (3.63%) MPLS
7 10 (3.30%) iSCSI
8 9 (2.97%) Cisco IPT
8 9 (2.97%) SSL
9 8 (2.64%) IP Telephony
10 7 (2.31%) DHCP
11 6 (1.98%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (1.65%) Fibre Channel
12 5 (1.65%) Network Security
12 5 (1.65%) FTP
12 5 (1.65%) HTTP
12 5 (1.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (8.58%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.97%) Oracle Database
3 7 (2.31%) Essbase
4 5 (1.65%) MySQL
5 3 (0.99%) SAP BW
5 3 (0.99%) Sybase IQ
5 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.99%) SAP HANA
6 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.33%) QlikView
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (0.66%) Visual Studio
1 2 (0.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.33%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 94 (31.02%) Finance
2 32 (10.56%) Banking
3 24 (7.92%) Legal
4 15 (4.95%) Law
5 11 (3.63%) Retail
6 9 (2.97%) Billing
7 7 (2.31%) Investment Banking
7 7 (2.31%) Financial Institution
7 7 (2.31%) Back Office
7 7 (2.31%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.98%) Marketing
8 6 (1.98%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.32%) Advertising
10 3 (0.99%) Front Office
10 3 (0.99%) Local Government
11 2 (0.66%) International Banking
11 2 (0.66%) French Language
11 2 (0.66%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 94 (31.02%) Analyst
2 47 (15.51%) Service Analyst
3 34 (11.22%) Service Desk Analyst
4 31 (10.23%) Service Manager
5 29 (9.57%) Support Analyst
5 29 (9.57%) Project Manager
6 15 (4.95%) Administrator
7 14 (4.62%) Consultant
8 11 (3.63%) IT Project Manager
9 10 (3.30%) Change Manager
9 10 (3.30%) Applications Support
9 10 (3.30%) Network Support
10 9 (2.97%) Delivery Manager
11 8 (2.64%) Transition Manager
11 8 (2.64%) Architect
11 8 (2.64%) Desktop Support
11 8 (2.64%) Services Delivery Manager
12 7 (2.31%) Support Engineer
12 7 (2.31%) Network Administrator
12 7 (2.31%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.31%) XMPP
2 5 (1.65%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (1.32%) Middleware
3 4 (1.32%) XML
4 3 (0.99%) .NET
4 3 (0.99%) LAMP
5 2 (0.66%) jQuery
5 2 (0.66%) Web Services
5 2 (0.66%) XSL
5 2 (0.66%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.93%) Management Information System
2 16 (5.28%) Blackberry
3 10 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.31%) Handset
5 6 (1.98%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.65%) Replication
6 5 (1.65%) Clustering
6 5 (1.65%) iPad
7 4 (1.32%) iPhone
7 4 (1.32%) PMI
7 4 (1.32%) NHS
7 4 (1.32%) Wiki
8 3 (0.99%) CMDB
8 3 (0.99%) FMCG
9 2 (0.66%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.66%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.66%) SecurID
9 2 (0.66%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.66%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.66%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 82 (27.06%) Windows
2 21 (6.93%) Windows 7
3 16 (5.28%) Linux
4 13 (4.29%) Windows XP
5 12 (3.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (3.63%) UNIX
7 6 (1.98%) Solaris
7 6 (1.98%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.99%) Android
9 3 (0.99%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.66%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.33%) AIX
11 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 303 (100.00%) ITIL
2 68 (22.44%) Service Management
3 60 (19.80%) Service Delivery
4 49 (16.17%) PRINCE2
5 44 (14.52%) Project Management
6 27 (8.91%) Change Management
7 25 (8.25%) ITSM
8 24 (7.92%) Migration
8 24 (7.92%) Incident Management
9 23 (7.59%) Asset Management
10 22 (7.26%) Problem Management
11 18 (5.94%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (3.96%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (3.96%) Document Management
13 10 (3.30%) Supplier Management
14 8 (2.64%) Project Planning
14 8 (2.64%) Configuration Management
14 8 (2.64%) Change Control
14 8 (2.64%) People Management
15 7 (2.31%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (5.28%) SQL
2 5 (1.65%) C
3 4 (1.32%) PowerShell
4 3 (0.99%) C#
4 3 (0.99%) ABAP
5 2 (0.66%) VB
5 2 (0.66%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.66%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.33%) Java
6 1 (0.33%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.33%) Korn
6 1 (0.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 24 (7.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (7.59%) MCP
2 23 (7.59%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (7.26%) Security Cleared
4 18 (5.94%) CCNA
5 17 (5.61%) Degree
6 14 (4.62%) MCITP
7 12 (3.96%) MCSE
8 11 (3.63%) PMI Certification
9 10 (3.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 10 (3.30%) PMP
10 9 (2.97%) SC Cleared
11 8 (2.64%) DV Cleared
12 7 (2.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (2.31%) MCSA
13 5 (1.65%) CCNP
13 5 (1.65%) RHCE
13 5 (1.65%) RHCT
13 5 (1.65%) NCDA
14 4 (1.32%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.60%) SLA
2 11 (3.63%) COBIT
3 7 (2.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (1.65%) QA
5 3 (0.99%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 47 (15.51%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.98%) VMware ESX
4 5 (1.65%) NFS
4 5 (1.65%) XenApp
4 5 (1.65%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 2 (0.66%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.66%) vSphere
5 2 (0.66%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.33%) UAG
6 1 (0.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 12 (3.96%) Tivoli
2 9 (2.97%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (2.31%) SCCM
3 7 (2.31%) OPNET
4 6 (1.98%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 5 (1.65%) Backup Exec
5 5 (1.65%) MIMEsweeper
5 5 (1.65%) MAILsweeper
6 4 (1.32%) SCOM
7 3 (0.99%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (0.99%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (0.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.66%) CA Spectrum
8 2 (0.66%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (0.66%) CiscoWorks
8 2 (0.66%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.33%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (0.33%) Nagios
9 1 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 64 (21.12%) Microsoft
2 29 (9.57%) Cisco
3 28 (9.24%) Oracle
4 23 (7.59%) VMware
5 21 (6.93%) Citrix
6 20 (6.60%) HP
7 13 (4.29%) Remedy
8 12 (3.96%) Apple
8 12 (3.96%) SolarWinds
9 7 (2.31%) Hyperion
10 6 (1.98%) Juniper
10 6 (1.98%) SAP
10 6 (1.98%) Sybase
10 6 (1.98%) ServiceNow
11 5 (1.65%) EMC
11 5 (1.65%) Intel
11 5 (1.65%) NetApp
11 5 (1.65%) Sophos
12 4 (1.32%) McAfee
12 4 (1.32%) CheckPoint
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £100.00 - £145.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
Rate: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago