The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the London region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 266 239 222
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -17
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 138 181 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.59% 0.75% 0.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.70% 5.12% 5.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 117 111
Average daily rate
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£375 £318 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.11% -13.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £192 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+9.23% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 10
Average hourly rate £16.63 £17.00 £18.44
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.20% -7.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £16.50 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.75 £40.00 £27.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 £20.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-51.80% +9.21%
Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3729 3535 3727
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.81% 14.58% 14.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2405 2163 2222
Average daily rate £420 £420 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 124 138
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.60 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.91% +15.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.65 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.10 £48.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-10.71% -4.54%
ITIL Certification
England

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +29 44 £375 -6.25% 13
Canary Wharf - 5 £513 -
Croydon +1 1 - -
Uxbridge -2 1 £400 -11.11% 1
Bromley - 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Wimbledon - - - -
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 348 (100.00%) ITIL
2 116 (33.33%) Finance
3 85 (24.43%) Service Management
4 81 (23.28%) Windows
5 78 (22.41%) MS Office
6 75 (21.55%) Service Delivery
7 64 (18.39%) Microsoft
8 54 (15.52%) MS Excel
9 47 (13.51%) Banking
10 44 (12.64%) PRINCE2
11 42 (12.07%) ITSM
12 41 (11.78%) Problem Management
13 40 (11.49%) Active Directory
14 37 (10.63%) Change Management
14 37 (10.63%) Project Management
14 37 (10.63%) Incident Management
15 36 (10.34%) Legal
16 31 (8.91%) SLA
17 30 (8.62%) Cisco
17 30 (8.62%) Oracle
17 30 (8.62%) Law
18 29 (8.33%) Management Information System
19 26 (7.47%) Migration
19 26 (7.47%) LAN
20 25 (7.18%) SQL Server
20 25 (7.18%) WAN
20 25 (7.18%) Document Management
21 22 (6.32%) Windows 7
21 22 (6.32%) Blackberry
21 22 (6.32%) Stakeholder Management

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 19 (5.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 11 (3.16%) IIS
3 10 (2.87%) MS Exchange
4 9 (2.59%) SharePoint
5 8 (2.30%) WebSphere
6 7 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (2.01%) Tomcat
7 6 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (1.44%) Apache
8 5 (1.44%) IBM Notes
9 4 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.57%) SAS
10 2 (0.57%) MTS
10 2 (0.57%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.57%) Liferay
10 2 (0.57%) Lync
10 2 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.57%) Adobe CQ
11 1 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 78 (22.41%) MS Office
2 54 (15.52%) MS Excel
3 19 (5.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.72%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.86%) MS Project
6 1 (0.29%) Stata
Business Applications
1 12 (3.45%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (2.59%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (2.01%) HFM
3 7 (2.01%) Endur
4 6 (1.72%) ZaiNet
4 6 (1.72%) Aligne
5 2 (0.57%) Workday HCM
6 1 (0.29%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.30%) Office 365
2 7 (2.01%) SaaS
3 1 (0.29%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (7.47%) LAN
2 25 (7.18%) WAN
3 21 (6.03%) VoIP
4 20 (5.75%) VPN
5 17 (4.89%) Firewall
6 15 (4.31%) TCP/IP
7 14 (4.02%) DNS
8 13 (3.74%) MPLS
9 12 (3.45%) Cisco IPT
10 11 (3.16%) IP Telephony
11 9 (2.59%) SAN
11 9 (2.59%) FTP
12 7 (2.01%) SSL
13 5 (1.44%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (1.44%) iSCSI
13 5 (1.44%) HTTPS
13 5 (1.44%) HTTP
13 5 (1.44%) Wireless
14 4 (1.15%) ISDN
14 4 (1.15%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (7.18%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.60%) Oracle Database
3 8 (2.30%) MySQL
4 7 (2.01%) Essbase
5 6 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (0.86%) SAP HANA
6 3 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.86%) SAP BW
6 3 (0.86%) Sybase IQ
6 3 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.29%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.29%) QlikView
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.29%) STATISTICA
Development Applications
1 6 (1.72%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.29%) WebLOAD
2 1 (0.29%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.29%) InstallShield
General
1 116 (33.33%) Finance
2 47 (13.51%) Banking
3 36 (10.34%) Legal
4 30 (8.62%) Law
5 13 (3.74%) Investment Banking
5 13 (3.74%) Advertising
6 10 (2.87%) Retail
7 9 (2.59%) Billing
8 8 (2.30%) Telecoms
9 7 (2.01%) Financial Institution
9 7 (2.01%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (1.44%) Back Office
11 4 (1.15%) Local Government
11 4 (1.15%) Marketing
11 4 (1.15%) French Language
12 3 (0.86%) Front Office
12 3 (0.86%) Publishing
13 2 (0.57%) International Banking
13 2 (0.57%) German Language
13 2 (0.57%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 111 (31.90%) Analyst
2 60 (17.24%) Service Analyst
3 46 (13.22%) Service Desk Analyst
4 40 (11.49%) Service Manager
5 26 (7.47%) Support Analyst
6 25 (7.18%) Project Manager
7 18 (5.17%) Problem Manager
8 16 (4.60%) Incident Manager
9 15 (4.31%) Administrator
9 15 (4.31%) Consultant
10 14 (4.02%) Delivery Manager
11 13 (3.74%) Support Engineer
11 13 (3.74%) Applications Support
11 13 (3.74%) Incident & Problem Manager
12 12 (3.45%) Services Delivery Manager
12 12 (3.45%) Network Support
13 11 (3.16%) Change Manager
14 10 (2.87%) IT Project Manager
14 10 (2.87%) IT Services Manager
15 9 (2.59%) Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.45%) XML
2 9 (2.59%) XMPP
2 9 (2.59%) .NET
3 6 (1.72%) XSL
4 5 (1.44%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (1.44%) XML Schema
5 4 (1.15%) Middleware
6 3 (0.86%) jQuery
7 2 (0.57%) LAMP
7 2 (0.57%) Web Services
8 1 (0.29%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.29%) Ajax
8 1 (0.29%) HTML
8 1 (0.29%) XSLT
8 1 (0.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 22 (6.32%) Blackberry
3 16 (4.60%) Handset
4 5 (1.44%) CMDB
5 4 (1.15%) NHS
5 4 (1.15%) Client/Server
5 4 (1.15%) Freedom of Information
5 4 (1.15%) Wiki
5 4 (1.15%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.15%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (1.15%) Freedom of Information Act
6 3 (0.86%) PMI
7 2 (0.57%) Replication
7 2 (0.57%) Clustering
7 2 (0.57%) Thin Client
7 2 (0.57%) iPad
7 2 (0.57%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.57%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.29%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (0.29%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 81 (23.28%) Windows
2 22 (6.32%) Windows 7
3 16 (4.60%) Windows XP
3 16 (4.60%) Linux
4 14 (4.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (3.16%) UNIX
6 7 (2.01%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (1.72%) Solaris
7 6 (1.72%) Android
8 5 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.86%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.57%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.29%) AIX
11 1 (0.29%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.29%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 348 (100.00%) ITIL
2 85 (24.43%) Service Management
3 75 (21.55%) Service Delivery
4 44 (12.64%) PRINCE2
5 42 (12.07%) ITSM
6 41 (11.78%) Problem Management
7 37 (10.63%) Change Management
7 37 (10.63%) Project Management
7 37 (10.63%) Incident Management
8 26 (7.47%) Migration
9 25 (7.18%) Document Management
10 22 (6.32%) Stakeholder Management
11 19 (5.46%) Asset Management
12 13 (3.74%) Matrix Management
12 13 (3.74%) Disaster Recovery
13 11 (3.16%) ITIL V3
14 10 (2.87%) Release Management
15 9 (2.59%) Supplier Management
15 9 (2.59%) Business Continuity
16 8 (2.30%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (6.32%) SQL
2 7 (2.01%) JavaScript
3 6 (1.72%) C#
3 6 (1.72%) VB
3 6 (1.72%) PL/SQL
4 4 (1.15%) ActionScript
4 4 (1.15%) Bash Shell
4 4 (1.15%) ActionScript 2.0
5 3 (0.86%) ABAP
5 3 (0.86%) C
5 3 (0.86%) Perl
5 3 (0.86%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.57%) Java
6 2 (0.57%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.29%) Korn
7 1 (0.29%) VBScript
7 1 (0.29%) PowerHouse
7 1 (0.29%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 22 (6.32%) MCP
2 20 (5.75%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (5.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (5.46%) Security Cleared
4 18 (5.17%) CCNA
5 16 (4.60%) Degree
6 11 (3.16%) DV Cleared
6 11 (3.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 10 (2.87%) PMI Certification
7 10 (2.87%) MCITP
8 8 (2.30%) PMP
9 6 (1.72%) MCSE
10 5 (1.44%) MCSA
10 5 (1.44%) ISEB
11 4 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (1.15%) MCTS
12 3 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 2 (0.57%) CCIE
13 2 (0.57%) CCNP
13 2 (0.57%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (8.91%) SLA
2 11 (3.16%) COBIT
3 9 (2.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.86%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.57%) QA
6 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 40 (11.49%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 3 (0.86%) XenApp
5 2 (0.57%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.57%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.57%) NFS
5 2 (0.57%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.29%) vSphere
6 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.29%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 12 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
1 12 (3.45%) Tivoli
2 9 (2.59%) OPNET
3 7 (2.01%) SCCM
3 7 (2.01%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 5 (1.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (1.15%) SCOM
6 3 (0.86%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (0.57%) MIMEsweeper
7 2 (0.57%) MAILsweeper
7 2 (0.57%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.57%) Puppet
7 2 (0.57%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (0.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.29%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.29%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.29%) WSUS
8 1 (0.29%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.29%) CiscoWorks
8 1 (0.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 64 (18.39%) Microsoft
2 30 (8.62%) Cisco
2 30 (8.62%) Oracle
3 21 (6.03%) Remedy
4 18 (5.17%) Citrix
5 17 (4.89%) HP
5 17 (4.89%) VMware
6 13 (3.74%) SolarWinds
7 11 (3.16%) Apple
7 11 (3.16%) ServiceNow
8 9 (2.59%) SAP
9 8 (2.30%) Hyperion
10 6 (1.72%) Sophos
10 6 (1.72%) Lotus
10 6 (1.72%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.72%) Sybase
11 4 (1.15%) EMC
11 4 (1.15%) Adobe
11 4 (1.15%) Capita
12 3 (0.86%) CA
Chessington, Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £250.00 - £297 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £250.00 - £288 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Connectus
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £120.00 - £170.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago