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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 253 227 231
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +4
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 145 188 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.65% 0.81% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.97% 4.84% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 133 101
Average daily rate
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£400 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £201 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 7
Average hourly rate £19.13 £17.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £21.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-28.23% +32.81%
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
3651 3885 3289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.41% 16.66% 15.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2383 2536 2009
Average daily rate £413 £419 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.55% +4.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 107 103
Average hourly rate £20.31 £22.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.68% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £16.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £18.00 £24.90
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -27.71%

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 +7 44 £413 +11.48% 17
Croydon - 4 £375 -
Uxbridge 0 2 £400 +33.33%
Canary Wharf - 2 £375 -
Docklands, London - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hayes - - - - 3
Twickenham - - - -
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 293 (100.00%) ITIL
2 83 (28.33%) Service Management
3 72 (24.57%) Finance
4 68 (23.21%) Service Delivery
5 63 (21.50%) Windows
6 46 (15.70%) Microsoft
7 39 (13.31%) Linux
7 39 (13.31%) MS Office
8 38 (12.97%) PRINCE2
8 38 (12.97%) Project Management
8 38 (12.97%) Degree
9 36 (12.29%) Change Management
9 36 (12.29%) UNIX
9 36 (12.29%) Java
10 35 (11.95%) SQL
11 31 (10.58%) Active Directory
12 30 (10.24%) SLA
12 30 (10.24%) HP
12 30 (10.24%) Security Cleared
13 27 (9.22%) Oracle
13 27 (9.22%) ITSM
14 26 (8.87%) VMware
14 26 (8.87%) Incident Management
15 25 (8.53%) Problem Management
16 24 (8.19%) Configuration Management
16 24 (8.19%) Analytical Skills
17 22 (7.51%) MS Excel
18 21 (7.17%) Banking
19 20 (6.83%) Web Services
20 19 (6.48%) Migration

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 11 (3.75%) WebSphere
2 8 (2.73%) Tomcat
3 6 (2.05%) WebLogic
3 6 (2.05%) IIS
3 6 (2.05%) JBoss
3 6 (2.05%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.05%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.02%) Apache
5 2 (0.68%) iPlanet
5 2 (0.68%) MQSeries
5 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.34%) WebSphere Process Server
6 1 (0.34%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.34%) Confluence
6 1 (0.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.34%) CMS
Applications
1 39 (13.31%) MS Office
2 22 (7.51%) MS Excel
3 9 (3.07%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.68%) MS Project
6 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.05%) Cerner Millennium
2 4 (1.37%) SAP HR
2 4 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.02%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (1.02%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.02%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.68%) Endur
4 2 (0.68%) Aligne
4 2 (0.68%) ZaiNet
5 1 (0.34%) RMDS
5 1 (0.34%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.34%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.37%) SaaS
2 4 (1.37%) PaaS
3 1 (0.34%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.34%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.46%) LAN
1 16 (5.46%) WAN
2 14 (4.78%) TCP/IP
3 10 (3.41%) Internet
3 10 (3.41%) VPN
4 9 (3.07%) DHCP
4 9 (3.07%) SAN
5 7 (2.39%) LDAP
5 7 (2.39%) DNS
6 6 (2.05%) Firewall
7 5 (1.71%) SSL
7 5 (1.71%) Kerberos
7 5 (1.71%) Ethernet
8 4 (1.37%) NAS
9 3 (1.02%) Wireshark
9 3 (1.02%) Network Security
10 2 (0.68%) VoIP
10 2 (0.68%) FTP
10 2 (0.68%) Wireless
10 2 (0.68%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.46%) Oracle Database
2 8 (2.73%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.73%) Big Data
3 7 (2.39%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.05%) RDBMS
4 6 (2.05%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (1.37%) Hadoop
5 4 (1.37%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.34%) NonStop SQL
8 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (5.46%) JIRA
2 14 (4.78%) Maven
3 13 (4.44%) Ant
3 13 (4.44%) ClearCase
4 11 (3.75%) JUnit
5 10 (3.41%) Toad
5 10 (3.41%) Subversion
6 9 (3.07%) ClearQuest
7 7 (2.39%) Jenkins
8 6 (2.05%) Eclipse
9 5 (1.71%) Artifactory
10 4 (1.37%) GDB
11 3 (1.02%) SoapUI
11 3 (1.02%) Rational DOORS
11 3 (1.02%) DbUnit
11 3 (1.02%) LoadRunner
12 2 (0.68%) TeamCity
13 1 (0.34%) CruiseControl
13 1 (0.34%) Metasploit
13 1 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 72 (24.57%) Finance
2 21 (7.17%) Banking
3 12 (4.10%) Investment Banking
4 11 (3.75%) Law
5 8 (2.73%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.73%) Retail
6 6 (2.05%) Legal
7 5 (1.71%) Back Office
7 5 (1.71%) Publishing
8 4 (1.37%) Local Government
9 3 (1.02%) Front Office
10 2 (0.68%) Games
10 2 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.68%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (20.14%) Analyst
2 58 (19.80%) Service Manager
3 26 (8.87%) Services Delivery Manager
3 26 (8.87%) Delivery Manager
4 23 (7.85%) Project Manager
5 17 (5.80%) Consultant
5 17 (5.80%) Support Analyst
6 15 (5.12%) Service Analyst
7 14 (4.78%) Administrator
8 12 (4.10%) Applications Support
8 12 (4.10%) Architect
9 11 (3.75%) IT Services Manager
9 11 (3.75%) Incident Manager
10 10 (3.41%) Service Desk Analyst
10 10 (3.41%) Developer
11 9 (3.07%) Problem Manager
12 8 (2.73%) Infrastructure Manager
12 8 (2.73%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 8 (2.73%) IT Support
13 7 (2.39%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (6.83%) Web Services
2 17 (5.80%) JSP
2 17 (5.80%) .NET
3 12 (4.10%) HTML
4 8 (2.73%) XML
5 6 (2.05%) Struts
5 6 (2.05%) Servlets
5 6 (2.05%) J2EE
5 6 (2.05%) Hibernate
5 6 (2.05%) Spring
6 5 (1.71%) Apache CXF
7 4 (1.37%) XSLT
7 4 (1.37%) Java EE
8 3 (1.02%) jQuery
9 2 (0.68%) Middleware
9 2 (0.68%) CSS
9 2 (0.68%) XMPP
10 1 (0.34%) Ajax
10 1 (0.34%) REST
10 1 (0.34%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.19%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.12%) Computer Science
3 9 (3.07%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (2.05%) Thin Client
4 6 (2.05%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.05%) Clustering
4 6 (2.05%) Fat Client
5 5 (1.71%) Statistics
5 5 (1.71%) NHS
6 4 (1.37%) Replication
6 4 (1.37%) CMDB
7 3 (1.02%) User Experience
7 3 (1.02%) FMCG
7 3 (1.02%) iPhone
7 3 (1.02%) iPad
7 3 (1.02%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.68%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.68%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 63 (21.50%) Windows
2 39 (13.31%) Linux
3 36 (12.29%) UNIX
4 16 (5.46%) Windows 7
5 13 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (3.41%) AIX
7 8 (2.73%) Solaris
7 8 (2.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (1.71%) Ubuntu
9 5 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (1.37%) Windows XP
10 4 (1.37%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.02%) Windows Vista
11 3 (1.02%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.68%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.68%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 293 (100.00%) ITIL
2 83 (28.33%) Service Management
3 68 (23.21%) Service Delivery
4 38 (12.97%) PRINCE2
4 38 (12.97%) Project Management
5 36 (12.29%) Change Management
6 27 (9.22%) ITSM
7 26 (8.87%) Incident Management
8 25 (8.53%) Problem Management
9 24 (8.19%) Configuration Management
10 19 (6.48%) Migration
11 16 (5.46%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (4.78%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (4.10%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (4.10%) Business Analysis
14 11 (3.75%) Portfolio Management
14 11 (3.75%) Root Cause Analysis
14 11 (3.75%) Release Management
14 11 (3.75%) Workflow
15 10 (3.41%) OO
Programming Languages
1 36 (12.29%) Java
2 35 (11.95%) SQL
3 12 (4.10%) VB
3 12 (4.10%) Bash Shell
4 10 (3.41%) C#
5 9 (3.07%) Shell Script
6 8 (2.73%) Python
6 8 (2.73%) Perl
6 8 (2.73%) PL/SQL
7 7 (2.39%) PowerShell
8 5 (1.71%) JavaScript
8 5 (1.71%) C++
8 5 (1.71%) C
9 4 (1.37%) PHP
9 4 (1.37%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.37%) VC++
9 4 (1.37%) Korn
10 3 (1.02%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.68%) ActionScript
11 2 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 38 (12.97%) Degree
2 30 (10.24%) Security Cleared
3 16 (5.46%) SC Cleared
4 12 (4.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (2.73%) MCP
5 8 (2.73%) Sun Certification
5 8 (2.73%) Oracle Certification
6 6 (2.05%) CISSP
6 6 (2.05%) MCSE
6 6 (2.05%) OCPJP
7 5 (1.71%) DV Cleared
7 5 (1.71%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.37%) ISEB
8 4 (1.37%) CCNA
8 4 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (1.37%) ISTQB
9 3 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.68%) CCNP
10 2 (0.68%) CISM
10 2 (0.68%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (10.24%) SLA
2 9 (3.07%) QA
3 6 (2.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.34%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (10.58%) Active Directory
2 14 (4.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.39%) vSphere
4 6 (2.05%) XenApp
5 4 (1.37%) VMware Server
6 2 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.68%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.68%) Oracle Clusterware
7 1 (0.34%) UAG
7 1 (0.34%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (2.39%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (2.05%) SCCM
3 5 (1.71%) Nagios
4 4 (1.37%) Tivoli
4 4 (1.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (1.37%) HP SIM
5 3 (1.02%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (0.68%) CA Single Sign-On
6 2 (0.68%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.68%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.34%) WMI
7 1 (0.34%) Puppet
7 1 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.34%) OpenView
7 1 (0.34%) Control-M
Vendors
1 46 (15.70%) Microsoft
2 30 (10.24%) HP
3 27 (9.22%) Oracle
4 26 (8.87%) VMware
5 18 (6.14%) Cisco
6 14 (4.78%) Citrix
7 11 (3.75%) NetApp
8 10 (3.41%) SAP
8 10 (3.41%) Remedy
9 8 (2.73%) IBM
9 8 (2.73%) ServiceNow
10 7 (2.39%) Splunk
10 7 (2.39%) 3PAR
10 7 (2.39%) EMC
10 7 (2.39%) Red Hat
11 6 (2.05%) Juniper
11 6 (2.05%) Cerner
11 6 (2.05%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (1.71%) Dell
12 5 (1.71%) Sun
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Rate: £380 - £425 per day
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Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £440 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
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Computer Futures
Posted: 22 days ago
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Explore Group
Posted: 26 days ago
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Annapurna
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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