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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 310 290 321
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +31
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 127 158 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.56% 0.67% 0.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.16% 4.29% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 105 70
Median daily rate £450 £393 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.64% -1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £169 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 4
Median hourly rate £17.00 £22.00 £14.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% +50.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £18.70 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.20 £22.00 £23.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £21.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +51.78%
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
4020 3685 3831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.70% 15.58% 15.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2654 2435 2464
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.18% +8.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 68 92
Median hourly rate £19.23 £22.00 £19.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.59% +13.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £13.17 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £47.83 £44.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +15.38%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +27 27 £450 +22.44% 2
Bromley - 5 £425 -
Ilford - 4 - -
Brentford +4 3 £145 -54.68% 1
Canary Wharf - 2 £323 -
Hayes - 1 £300 -
Docklands, London - 1 £600 -
Wimbledon - 1 £351 -
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 286 (100.00%) ITIL
2 93 (32.52%) Service Management
3 66 (23.08%) Windows
3 66 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 61 (21.33%) Finance
5 59 (20.63%) ITSM
6 56 (19.58%) PRINCE2
7 52 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 50 (17.48%) MS Excel
9 47 (16.43%) MS Office
10 42 (14.69%) Active Directory
11 39 (13.64%) Linux
11 39 (13.64%) Project Management
12 38 (13.29%) SLA
12 38 (13.29%) Cisco
13 36 (12.59%) Oracle
14 33 (11.54%) Security Cleared
15 32 (11.19%) Change Management
15 32 (11.19%) ServiceNow
16 31 (10.84%) Service Delivery
16 31 (10.84%) Banking
17 28 (9.79%) VMware
17 28 (9.79%) Migration
18 27 (9.44%) DNS
19 25 (8.74%) Agile Software Development
19 25 (8.74%) Incident Management
19 25 (8.74%) Problem Management
19 25 (8.74%) Windows 7
20 24 (8.39%) SC Cleared
21 22 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure

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 16 (5.59%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 10 (3.50%) MS Exchange
2 10 (3.50%) Tomcat
3 9 (3.15%) IIS
4 7 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (2.10%) Apache
5 6 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (2.10%) JBoss
5 6 (2.10%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.40%) CMS
6 4 (1.40%) Documentum
7 3 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (1.05%) WebSphere Process Server
8 2 (0.70%) Confluence
8 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.70%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.70%) MQSeries
8 2 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 50 (17.48%) MS Excel
2 47 (16.43%) MS Office
3 8 (2.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.45%) MS Project
5 4 (1.40%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.35%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 19 (6.64%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.35%) CSG Singleview
3 1 (0.35%) HFM
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.35%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.90%) Office 365
2 10 (3.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.10%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.70%) IaaS
4 2 (0.70%) SaaS
5 1 (0.35%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.35%) PaaS
5 1 (0.35%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 27 (9.44%) DNS
2 15 (5.24%) Firewall
2 15 (5.24%) SAN
3 14 (4.90%) TCP/IP
4 11 (3.85%) LAN
5 10 (3.50%) SSL
5 10 (3.50%) Wireless
6 9 (3.15%) WAN
7 8 (2.80%) 4G
7 8 (2.80%) DHCP
8 7 (2.45%) IP Telephony
8 7 (2.45%) LTE
8 7 (2.45%) MPLS
8 7 (2.45%) TETRA
9 6 (2.10%) Extranet
9 6 (2.10%) NAS
10 4 (1.40%) BGP
10 4 (1.40%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (1.40%) OSPF
10 4 (1.40%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.20%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.10%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.40%) EDRMS
4 3 (1.05%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.05%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.70%) MySQL
6 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.35%) DB2
6 1 (0.35%) Informix
6 1 (0.35%) Ingres
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.35%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.35%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (1.05%) ClearQuest
1 3 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.70%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.35%) JIRA
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.35%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.35%) Subversion
3 1 (0.35%) TeamCity
General
1 61 (21.33%) Finance
2 31 (10.84%) Banking
3 17 (5.94%) Telecoms
4 12 (4.20%) Legal
5 10 (3.50%) Investment Banking
5 10 (3.50%) Retail
6 8 (2.80%) Law
7 3 (1.05%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.05%) Front Office
7 3 (1.05%) Games
7 3 (1.05%) Publishing
7 3 (1.05%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.70%) Advertising
8 2 (0.70%) Back Office
8 2 (0.70%) French Language
8 2 (0.70%) German Language
8 2 (0.70%) Local Government
9 1 (0.35%) Billing
9 1 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.35%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 65 (22.73%) Analyst
2 44 (15.38%) Service Manager
3 38 (13.29%) Project Manager
4 26 (9.09%) ITIL Manager
5 25 (8.74%) Administrator
5 25 (8.74%) Service Analyst
6 21 (7.34%) Business Analyst
6 21 (7.34%) Infrastructure Manager
6 21 (7.34%) Support Analyst
7 20 (6.99%) Architect
7 20 (6.99%) Transition Manager
8 19 (6.64%) ITIL Service Manager
9 17 (5.94%) Service Transition Manager
10 14 (4.90%) IT Manager
10 14 (4.90%) Linux Administrator
10 14 (4.90%) Senior Linux Administrator
11 12 (4.20%) Consultant
11 12 (4.20%) Operations Manager
12 11 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
12 11 (3.85%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.80%) Web Services
2 6 (2.10%) HTML
3 5 (1.75%) CSS
3 5 (1.75%) SOAP
4 4 (1.40%) XML
5 3 (1.05%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (0.70%) Ajax
6 2 (0.70%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.70%) JMS
6 2 (0.70%) Lucene
6 2 (0.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.35%) .NET
7 1 (0.35%) J2EE
7 1 (0.35%) JAX-WS
7 1 (0.35%) jQuery
7 1 (0.35%) LAMP
7 1 (0.35%) Middleware
7 1 (0.35%) REST
7 1 (0.35%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.35%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.34%) Data Centre
1 21 (7.34%) Management Information System
2 16 (5.59%) Blackberry
3 13 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.15%) Clustering
5 8 (2.80%) CMDB
6 7 (2.45%) Replication
7 5 (1.75%) EMC VNX
8 4 (1.40%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.05%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (1.05%) Fintech
9 3 (1.05%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.70%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.70%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.70%) Google Search Appliance
10 2 (0.70%) NHS
10 2 (0.70%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.70%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 66 (23.08%) Windows
2 39 (13.64%) Linux
3 25 (8.74%) Windows 7
4 20 (6.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (5.94%) Windows Server
6 16 (5.59%) Unix
7 9 (3.15%) Windows 8
8 6 (2.10%) Windows 10
9 5 (1.75%) Apple iOS
9 5 (1.75%) Mac OS X
9 5 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (1.75%) Windows XP
10 4 (1.40%) AIX
10 4 (1.40%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.05%) Android
11 3 (1.05%) Data ONTAP
12 2 (0.70%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.35%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 286 (100.00%) ITIL
2 93 (32.52%) Service Management
3 59 (20.63%) ITSM
4 56 (19.58%) PRINCE2
5 52 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 39 (13.64%) Project Management
7 32 (11.19%) Change Management
8 31 (10.84%) Service Delivery
9 28 (9.79%) Migration
10 25 (8.74%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (8.74%) Incident Management
10 25 (8.74%) Problem Management
11 18 (6.29%) Business Analysis
11 18 (6.29%) Performance Tuning
12 17 (5.94%) Data Protection
13 16 (5.59%) ITIL V3
14 13 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
15 11 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
16 10 (3.50%) Asset Management
16 10 (3.50%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 22 (7.69%) SQL
2 8 (2.80%) PowerShell
3 5 (1.75%) C
3 5 (1.75%) Java
3 5 (1.75%) JavaScript
4 4 (1.40%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.05%) C#
6 2 (0.70%) Perl
6 2 (0.70%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.35%) Jython
7 1 (0.35%) PHP
7 1 (0.35%) Python
7 1 (0.35%) Ruby
7 1 (0.35%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 33 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 24 (8.39%) SC Cleared
3 19 (6.64%) Degree
4 14 (4.90%) RHCA
4 14 (4.90%) RHCE
5 13 (4.55%) MCP
6 12 (4.20%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (3.50%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (3.15%) CCNA
9 7 (2.45%) DV Cleared
9 7 (2.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (2.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 6 (2.10%) CCNP
11 5 (1.75%) CISM
11 5 (1.75%) CISSP
11 5 (1.75%) IISP
11 5 (1.75%) PMI Certification
11 5 (1.75%) PMP
12 4 (1.40%) A+ Certification
12 4 (1.40%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (13.29%) SLA
2 5 (1.75%) GPG13
2 5 (1.75%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 5 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.35%) COBIT
3 1 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.35%) HL7
3 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.35%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.35%) QA
System Software
1 42 (14.69%) Active Directory
2 22 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (4.55%) vSphere
4 6 (2.10%) VMware ESX
5 5 (1.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 5 (1.75%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (1.05%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.05%) NFS
7 2 (0.70%) DFS Replication
7 2 (0.70%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (2.80%) NetBackup
1 8 (2.80%) SCCM
2 7 (2.45%) vRealize
3 5 (1.75%) SCOM
3 5 (1.75%) Zenoss
4 4 (1.40%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (1.40%) Puppet
5 3 (1.05%) ITRS Geneos
6 2 (0.70%) Piwik
7 1 (0.35%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.35%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 66 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 38 (13.29%) Cisco
3 36 (12.59%) Oracle
4 32 (11.19%) ServiceNow
5 28 (9.79%) VMware
6 21 (7.34%) Red Hat
6 21 (7.34%) Remedy
7 16 (5.59%) BMC
8 13 (4.55%) HP
9 10 (3.50%) SAP
10 9 (3.15%) Citrix
10 9 (3.15%) IBM
11 8 (2.80%) Symantec
12 7 (2.45%) CheckPoint
13 6 (2.10%) Dell
13 6 (2.10%) EMC
13 6 (2.10%) LANDesk
14 5 (1.75%) Sybase
14 5 (1.75%) Veritas
15 4 (1.40%) NetApp
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