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 4 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 259 284 245
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -39
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 160 133 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.68% 0.57% 0.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.36% 3.57% 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 78 120
Average daily rate
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£380 £375 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £208 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £487
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 9
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £11.50 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+73.91% -43.55%
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
3667 3724 3572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.64% 15.87% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2381 2383 2169
Average daily rate £425 £420 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 101 123
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.17 £14.85 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -9.52%

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 4 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 4 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 -19 33 £318 -15.33% 10
Croydon -10 6 £369 - 1
Hayes - 2 £360 -
Brentford -1 1 £320 -28.88%
Docklands, London - 1 £320 -
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 302 (100.00%) ITIL
2 82 (27.15%) Service Management
3 80 (26.49%) Finance
4 66 (21.85%) Windows
5 64 (21.19%) Microsoft
6 60 (19.87%) PRINCE2
7 55 (18.21%) Service Delivery
8 46 (15.23%) Active Directory
9 44 (14.57%) Project Management
10 43 (14.24%) SLA
11 42 (13.91%) Change Management
12 41 (13.58%) ITSM
13 36 (11.92%) Stakeholder Management
14 35 (11.59%) MS Office
15 34 (11.26%) HP
15 34 (11.26%) Degree
16 31 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
16 31 (10.26%) MS Excel
17 28 (9.27%) Incident Management
17 28 (9.27%) VMware
18 25 (8.28%) Banking
19 24 (7.95%) SQL
20 23 (7.62%) UNIX
20 23 (7.62%) Windows 7
21 22 (7.28%) Linux
21 22 (7.28%) MCSE
22 21 (6.95%) Cisco
22 21 (6.95%) Security Cleared
22 21 (6.95%) Data Centre
23 20 (6.62%) Remedy

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 18 (5.96%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.64%) IIS
3 6 (1.99%) Apache
3 6 (1.99%) CMS
4 4 (1.32%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.32%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (1.32%) Lync
5 3 (0.99%) JBoss
6 2 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.66%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.33%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.33%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.33%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 35 (11.59%) MS Office
2 31 (10.26%) MS Excel
3 11 (3.64%) MS Project
4 7 (2.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.99%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.99%) Open Workbench
7 2 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (3.64%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (2.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.32%) Cerner Millennium
4 3 (0.99%) Primavera
5 2 (0.66%) SimCorp Dimension
5 2 (0.66%) Eagle PACE
5 2 (0.66%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.33%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.30%) SaaS
2 10 (3.31%) PaaS
3 3 (0.99%) Office 365
4 2 (0.66%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.33%) IaaS
5 1 (0.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.62%) LAN
2 17 (5.63%) WAN
3 14 (4.64%) TCP/IP
4 12 (3.97%) SAN
4 12 (3.97%) Firewall
5 6 (1.99%) Wireless
5 6 (1.99%) Ethernet
6 5 (1.66%) DNS
6 5 (1.66%) Internet
6 5 (1.66%) Network Security
7 4 (1.32%) VPN
7 4 (1.32%) DHCP
7 4 (1.32%) VoIP
8 3 (0.99%) Extranet
8 3 (0.99%) NAS
9 2 (0.66%) HSRP
9 2 (0.66%) Multicast
9 2 (0.66%) Spanning Tree
9 2 (0.66%) IPsec
9 2 (0.66%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.96%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.65%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (1.99%) Oracle Database
4 5 (1.66%) Oracle Database 12c
4 5 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (1.66%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.66%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.33%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.33%) NonStop SQL
8 1 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.33%) Ingres
8 1 (0.33%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.33%) Big Data
8 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (1.32%) Toad
1 4 (1.32%) JIRA
2 3 (0.99%) Ant
2 3 (0.99%) Maven
3 2 (0.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.33%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.33%) PVCS
4 1 (0.33%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.33%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.33%) MSI
General
1 80 (26.49%) Finance
2 25 (8.28%) Banking
3 19 (6.29%) Legal
4 10 (3.31%) Law
4 10 (3.31%) Investment Banking
5 7 (2.32%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.99%) Retail
7 5 (1.66%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.32%) Back Office
8 4 (1.32%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.66%) Publishing
9 2 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.66%) Local Government
10 1 (0.33%) Marketing
10 1 (0.33%) German Language
10 1 (0.33%) Billing
10 1 (0.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 57 (18.87%) Service Manager
2 52 (17.22%) Analyst
3 25 (8.28%) Service Analyst
3 25 (8.28%) Delivery Manager
4 24 (7.95%) Services Delivery Manager
5 21 (6.95%) Project Manager
6 20 (6.62%) Incident Manager
7 19 (6.29%) Administrator
8 14 (4.64%) Service Desk Analyst
8 14 (4.64%) Architect
8 14 (4.64%) Consultant
9 12 (3.97%) Systems Administrator
9 12 (3.97%) Change Manager
10 11 (3.64%) Support Engineer
11 10 (3.31%) 2nd Line Support
11 10 (3.31%) Senior Architect
12 9 (2.98%) Applications Support
12 9 (2.98%) Desktop Support
12 9 (2.98%) Windows Administrator
12 9 (2.98%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.98%) HTML
1 9 (2.98%) .NET
2 5 (1.66%) CSS
2 5 (1.66%) XSLT
3 4 (1.32%) JSP
4 3 (0.99%) Web Services
4 3 (0.99%) Middleware
4 3 (0.99%) Java EE
5 2 (0.66%) XML
5 2 (0.66%) XSL
5 2 (0.66%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.33%) JDBC
6 1 (0.33%) SOAP
6 1 (0.33%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (0.33%) Apache Flex
6 1 (0.33%) jQuery
6 1 (0.33%) Ajax
6 1 (0.33%) XML Schema
6 1 (0.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.95%) Data Centre
2 17 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.31%) Enterprise Storage
4 7 (2.32%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (2.32%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.99%) Statistics
5 6 (1.99%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.99%) CMDB
5 6 (1.99%) Thin Client
5 6 (1.99%) Clustering
5 6 (1.99%) Fat Client
6 5 (1.66%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (1.66%) iPad
6 5 (1.66%) Performance Metrics
7 4 (1.32%) NHS
7 4 (1.32%) Replication
7 4 (1.32%) Blackberry
8 3 (0.99%) PMI
9 2 (0.66%) Biometrics
9 2 (0.66%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 66 (21.85%) Windows
2 23 (7.62%) UNIX
2 23 (7.62%) Windows 7
3 22 (7.28%) Linux
4 11 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (2.32%) Data ONTAP
5 7 (2.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.32%) Windows 8
6 4 (1.32%) Windows XP
6 4 (1.32%) Mac OS X
6 4 (1.32%) AIX
6 4 (1.32%) Solaris
7 2 (0.66%) Android
8 1 (0.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (100.00%) ITIL
2 82 (27.15%) Service Management
3 60 (19.87%) PRINCE2
4 55 (18.21%) Service Delivery
5 44 (14.57%) Project Management
6 42 (13.91%) Change Management
7 41 (13.58%) ITSM
8 36 (11.92%) Stakeholder Management
9 28 (9.27%) Incident Management
10 17 (5.63%) Problem Management
11 14 (4.64%) Validation
12 13 (4.30%) Configuration Management
12 13 (4.30%) Business Analysis
13 12 (3.97%) Supplier Management
13 12 (3.97%) CRM
14 11 (3.64%) SOA
14 11 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
14 11 (3.64%) TOGAF
15 10 (3.31%) Enterprise Architecture
15 10 (3.31%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 24 (7.95%) SQL
2 12 (3.97%) PowerShell
3 10 (3.31%) Java
4 7 (2.32%) JavaScript
4 7 (2.32%) C#
5 6 (1.99%) T-SQL
5 6 (1.99%) Shell Script
6 5 (1.66%) Korn
7 4 (1.32%) VB
7 4 (1.32%) PL/SQL
8 3 (0.99%) Perl
8 3 (0.99%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.33%) Python
9 1 (0.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (11.26%) Degree
2 31 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (7.28%) MCSE
4 21 (6.95%) Security Cleared
5 16 (5.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 13 (4.30%) SC Cleared
7 9 (2.98%) MCP
8 7 (2.32%) CISSP
8 7 (2.32%) PMI Certification
9 6 (1.99%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (1.32%) CCNP
10 4 (1.32%) MCSA
10 4 (1.32%) PMP
11 3 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.99%) CEH
11 3 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.99%) CISA
11 3 (0.99%) CISM
12 2 (0.66%) CCIE
12 2 (0.66%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (14.24%) SLA
2 10 (3.31%) QA
3 9 (2.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.33%) COBIT
5 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.33%) P3O
System Software
1 46 (15.23%) Active Directory
2 17 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.32%) XenApp
3 4 (1.32%) vSphere
3 4 (1.32%) Oracle Clusterware
3 4 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (1.32%) VMware Server
4 2 (0.66%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.33%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.33%) Snort
5 1 (0.33%) Squid
5 1 (0.33%) Samba
5 1 (0.33%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 10 (3.31%) SCCM
2 5 (1.66%) Tivoli
2 5 (1.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (1.66%) NetBackup
3 4 (1.32%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (1.32%) HP SIM
3 4 (1.32%) Data Guard
4 3 (0.99%) AirWatch
4 3 (0.99%) SCOM
4 3 (0.99%) DameWare
5 2 (0.66%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (0.66%) Nessus
5 2 (0.66%) OpenView
5 2 (0.66%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (0.66%) Nagios
6 1 (0.33%) Dollar Universe
6 1 (0.33%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.33%) WMI
6 1 (0.33%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 64 (21.19%) Microsoft
2 34 (11.26%) HP
3 28 (9.27%) VMware
4 21 (6.95%) Cisco
5 20 (6.62%) Remedy
6 17 (5.63%) Citrix
7 14 (4.64%) NetApp
7 14 (4.64%) Oracle
8 10 (3.31%) IBM
8 10 (3.31%) BMC
9 9 (2.98%) LANDesk
9 9 (2.98%) ServiceNow
10 8 (2.65%) 3PAR
10 8 (2.65%) SAP
11 6 (1.99%) Dell
11 6 (1.99%) CheckPoint
12 5 (1.66%) Juniper
12 5 (1.66%) EMC
12 5 (1.66%) Planview
13 4 (1.32%) Sitecore
London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £435 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £435 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Vertical IT
Rate: £150 - £180 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £401 per day
Posted: 12 days ago