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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 261 313 254
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -59
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 160 120 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.67% 0.50% 0.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.38% 3.20% 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 74 128
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +37.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £214 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £543 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £355 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.22% +10.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 12
Average hourly rate £22.00 £14.63 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.42% -13.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £14.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+46.55% -25.64%
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
3649 3754 3738
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.39% 15.68% 14.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2404 2404 2357
Average daily rate £430 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £596
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 87 102
Average hourly rate £21.38 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.87% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.17 £14.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £49.80 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 +3 33 £398 -0.62% 7
Croydon -15 6 £369 -
Brentford - 1 £320 -
Feltham - 1 £425 -
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 314 (100.00%) ITIL
2 82 (26.11%) Service Management
3 81 (25.80%) Finance
4 76 (24.20%) Microsoft
5 74 (23.57%) Windows
6 62 (19.75%) PRINCE2
7 56 (17.83%) Project Management
8 53 (16.88%) Service Delivery
9 49 (15.61%) Active Directory
10 47 (14.97%) SLA
11 44 (14.01%) Stakeholder Management
12 42 (13.38%) ITSM
13 39 (12.42%) HP
13 39 (12.42%) MS Office
14 37 (11.78%) Change Management
15 36 (11.46%) MS Excel
16 35 (11.15%) Degree
17 32 (10.19%) Microsoft Certification
18 27 (8.60%) SQL
18 27 (8.60%) VMware
19 26 (8.28%) Windows 7
20 25 (7.96%) Remedy
21 24 (7.64%) Banking
22 23 (7.32%) Data Centre
23 22 (7.01%) Legal
23 22 (7.01%) MCSE
24 21 (6.69%) UNIX
24 21 (6.69%) Incident Management
25 20 (6.37%) Security Cleared
25 20 (6.37%) Cisco

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (6.05%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.87%) IIS
3 7 (2.23%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.23%) WorkSite
4 6 (1.91%) CMS
5 5 (1.59%) Apache
6 4 (1.27%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (1.27%) Lync
7 3 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.64%) JBoss
8 2 (0.64%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.32%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.32%) iPlanet
9 1 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 39 (12.42%) MS Office
2 36 (11.46%) MS Excel
3 12 (3.82%) MS Project
4 7 (2.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.91%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.96%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (3.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (2.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.96%) Primavera
4 2 (0.64%) SimCorp Dimension
4 2 (0.64%) Cerner Millennium
4 2 (0.64%) Eagle PACE
4 2 (0.64%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.32%) RMDS
5 1 (0.32%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.14%) SaaS
2 10 (3.18%) PaaS
3 6 (1.91%) Office 365
4 2 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.32%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.32%) IaaS
5 1 (0.32%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.05%) LAN
2 17 (5.41%) WAN
3 14 (4.46%) TCP/IP
3 14 (4.46%) SAN
4 9 (2.87%) Firewall
5 7 (2.23%) DNS
6 5 (1.59%) Internet
6 5 (1.59%) Ethernet
6 5 (1.59%) Wireless
7 4 (1.27%) Network Security
7 4 (1.27%) DHCP
7 4 (1.27%) VoIP
8 3 (0.96%) Extranet
8 3 (0.96%) NAS
9 2 (0.64%) HSRP
9 2 (0.64%) Multicast
9 2 (0.64%) Spanning Tree
9 2 (0.64%) Skype
9 2 (0.64%) IPsec
9 2 (0.64%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (4.78%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.55%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (2.23%) Oracle Database
4 5 (1.59%) Oracle Database 12c
4 5 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.64%) SAP HANA
6 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.32%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.32%) QlikView
7 1 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.32%) Ingres
7 1 (0.32%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (1.59%) InstallShield
2 3 (0.96%) JIRA
3 2 (0.64%) Maven
3 2 (0.64%) Ant
3 2 (0.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.32%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.32%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.32%) MSI
4 1 (0.32%) PVCS
4 1 (0.32%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 81 (25.80%) Finance
2 24 (7.64%) Banking
3 22 (7.01%) Legal
4 18 (5.73%) Law
5 11 (3.50%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.55%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.59%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.59%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.59%) Retail
8 4 (1.27%) Front Office
8 4 (1.27%) Back Office
9 2 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.64%) Publishing
9 2 (0.64%) Local Government
9 2 (0.64%) Marketing
10 1 (0.32%) German Language
10 1 (0.32%) Billing
10 1 (0.32%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 60 (19.11%) Analyst
2 54 (17.20%) Service Manager
3 27 (8.60%) Service Analyst
4 26 (8.28%) Project Manager
5 25 (7.96%) Delivery Manager
6 24 (7.64%) Services Delivery Manager
7 19 (6.05%) Administrator
7 19 (6.05%) Incident Manager
8 15 (4.78%) Architect
9 14 (4.46%) Consultant
9 14 (4.46%) Service Desk Analyst
10 13 (4.14%) Support Engineer
11 12 (3.82%) Systems Administrator
11 12 (3.82%) Change Manager
12 11 (3.50%) 2nd Line Support
12 11 (3.50%) Business Analyst
13 10 (3.18%) Senior Architect
14 9 (2.87%) Desktop Support
14 9 (2.87%) Applications Support
14 9 (2.87%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.91%) .NET
2 5 (1.59%) CSS
2 5 (1.59%) HTML
2 5 (1.59%) Software Packaging
3 3 (0.96%) Middleware
4 2 (0.64%) Java EE
4 2 (0.64%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.64%) Web Services
5 1 (0.32%) XML
5 1 (0.32%) XSL
5 1 (0.32%) XSLT
5 1 (0.32%) SOAP
5 1 (0.32%) Ajax
5 1 (0.32%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.32%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.32%) Data Centre
2 17 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (2.87%) Enterprise Storage
4 8 (2.55%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.91%) CMDB
6 6 (1.91%) Fat Client
6 6 (1.91%) Blackberry
6 6 (1.91%) Thin Client
7 5 (1.59%) Clustering
7 5 (1.59%) Statistics
7 5 (1.59%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.59%) iPad
7 5 (1.59%) Performance Metrics
8 4 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (1.27%) PMI
8 4 (1.27%) Replication
9 3 (0.96%) NHS
9 3 (0.96%) FMCG
9 3 (0.96%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 74 (23.57%) Windows
2 26 (8.28%) Windows 7
3 21 (6.69%) UNIX
4 19 (6.05%) Linux
5 18 (5.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (5.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (3.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (2.23%) Data ONTAP
9 6 (1.91%) Windows 8
10 5 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (1.59%) Windows XP
11 4 (1.27%) AIX
12 3 (0.96%) Solaris
12 3 (0.96%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.64%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.64%) Android
14 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 314 (100.00%) ITIL
2 82 (26.11%) Service Management
3 62 (19.75%) PRINCE2
4 56 (17.83%) Project Management
5 53 (16.88%) Service Delivery
6 44 (14.01%) Stakeholder Management
7 42 (13.38%) ITSM
8 37 (11.78%) Change Management
9 21 (6.69%) Incident Management
10 16 (5.10%) Business Analysis
11 15 (4.78%) Problem Management
12 14 (4.46%) ERP
12 14 (4.46%) Validation
13 12 (3.82%) CRM
13 12 (3.82%) Supplier Management
14 11 (3.50%) TOGAF
14 11 (3.50%) Release Management
14 11 (3.50%) Configuration Management
14 11 (3.50%) Migration
15 10 (3.18%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 27 (8.60%) SQL
2 19 (6.05%) PowerShell
3 13 (4.14%) T-SQL
4 12 (3.82%) JavaScript
5 7 (2.23%) VBA
5 7 (2.23%) Shell Script
6 5 (1.59%) Korn
7 4 (1.27%) Java
7 4 (1.27%) PL/SQL
8 3 (0.96%) Perl
8 3 (0.96%) C#
9 2 (0.64%) C
9 2 (0.64%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.32%) Python
10 1 (0.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 35 (11.15%) Degree
2 32 (10.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (7.01%) MCSE
4 20 (6.37%) Security Cleared
5 16 (5.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 13 (4.14%) SC Cleared
7 10 (3.18%) PMI Certification
8 9 (2.87%) MCP
9 8 (2.55%) CISSP
9 8 (2.55%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (2.23%) PMP
11 5 (1.59%) CISA
12 4 (1.27%) CISM
12 4 (1.27%) CCNP
12 4 (1.27%) CCNA
12 4 (1.27%) MCSA
12 4 (1.27%) CGEIT
13 3 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 2 (0.64%) ISSEP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (14.97%) SLA
2 11 (3.50%) QA
3 9 (2.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.32%) COBIT
5 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.32%) P3O
System Software
1 49 (15.61%) Active Directory
2 17 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.27%) XenApp
3 4 (1.27%) vSphere
3 4 (1.27%) Oracle Clusterware
3 4 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (1.27%) VMware Server
4 2 (0.64%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.64%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.32%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.32%) Snort
5 1 (0.32%) Squid
5 1 (0.32%) Samba
5 1 (0.32%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 17 (5.41%) SCCM
2 5 (1.59%) Tivoli
2 5 (1.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (1.27%) SCOM
3 4 (1.27%) Data Guard
3 4 (1.27%) NetBackup
3 4 (1.27%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (1.27%) HP SIM
4 3 (0.96%) AirWatch
4 3 (0.96%) DameWare
5 2 (0.64%) Nagios
5 2 (0.64%) OpenView
5 2 (0.64%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (0.64%) Nessus
5 2 (0.64%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (0.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.32%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.32%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.32%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.32%) WMI
Vendors
1 76 (24.20%) Microsoft
2 39 (12.42%) HP
3 27 (8.60%) VMware
4 25 (7.96%) Remedy
5 20 (6.37%) Cisco
6 18 (5.73%) Oracle
7 17 (5.41%) Citrix
8 14 (4.46%) ServiceNow
9 13 (4.14%) NetApp
10 11 (3.50%) SAP
11 9 (2.87%) IBM
11 9 (2.87%) BMC
11 9 (2.87%) LANDesk
12 8 (2.55%) 3PAR
13 6 (1.91%) SolarWinds
13 6 (1.91%) Dell
14 5 (1.59%) EMC
14 5 (1.59%) CheckPoint
14 5 (1.59%) Planview
15 4 (1.27%) Sitecore
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £412.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £320 - £420 per day + DOE
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £435 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £435 per day
Posted: 26 days ago