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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 274 252 218
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -34
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 135 178 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.57% 0.73% 0.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.63% 4.99% 5.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 113 118
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -17.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £191 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £497 £504
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.30% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 12
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £19.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £16.25 £17.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.30 £33.32 £41.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £20.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-44.57% +3.75%
Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3722 3567 3744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.83% 14.70% 14.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2393 2159 2234
Average daily rate £424 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.23% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 123 139
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.50 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £45.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -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 30 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 30 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 30 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 +17 42 £375 - 9
Canary Wharf - 5 £513 -
Croydon +3 1 - -
Uxbridge -1 1 £400 -3.61% 1
Bromley - 1 - - 1
Hounslow - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
ITIL Certification
England

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 341 (100.00%) ITIL
2 117 (34.31%) Finance
3 86 (25.22%) Service Management
4 81 (23.75%) Windows
5 75 (21.99%) MS Office
6 72 (21.11%) Service Delivery
7 66 (19.35%) Microsoft
8 51 (14.96%) MS Excel
9 46 (13.49%) Banking
10 45 (13.20%) PRINCE2
11 40 (11.73%) Active Directory
11 40 (11.73%) ITSM
12 38 (11.14%) Change Management
13 36 (10.56%) Project Management
14 34 (9.97%) Problem Management
15 33 (9.68%) Legal
16 31 (9.09%) SLA
16 31 (9.09%) Oracle
17 30 (8.80%) Cisco
17 30 (8.80%) Incident Management
18 27 (7.92%) Management Information System
19 26 (7.62%) Law
19 26 (7.62%) Migration
19 26 (7.62%) LAN
20 25 (7.33%) SQL Server
20 25 (7.33%) WAN
21 24 (7.04%) Document Management
22 23 (6.74%) Stakeholder Management
22 23 (6.74%) MCP
23 22 (6.45%) SQL

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 18 (5.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 11 (3.23%) IIS
3 10 (2.93%) MS Exchange
4 9 (2.64%) SharePoint
5 8 (2.35%) WebSphere
6 7 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (2.05%) Tomcat
7 6 (1.76%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (1.47%) Apache
8 5 (1.47%) IBM Notes
9 4 (1.17%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.59%) SAS
10 2 (0.59%) MTS
10 2 (0.59%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.59%) Lync
10 2 (0.59%) Liferay
10 2 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.59%) Adobe CQ
11 1 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 75 (21.99%) MS Office
2 51 (14.96%) MS Excel
3 18 (5.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.05%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.88%) MS Project
6 1 (0.29%) Stata
Business Applications
1 10 (2.93%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (2.64%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (2.05%) HFM
3 7 (2.05%) Endur
4 6 (1.76%) Aligne
4 6 (1.76%) ZaiNet
5 2 (0.59%) Workday HCM
6 1 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.29%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.35%) SaaS
1 8 (2.35%) Office 365
2 1 (0.29%) IaaS
2 1 (0.29%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (7.62%) LAN
2 25 (7.33%) WAN
3 21 (6.16%) VoIP
4 20 (5.87%) VPN
5 17 (4.99%) Firewall
6 15 (4.40%) TCP/IP
7 14 (4.11%) DNS
8 13 (3.81%) MPLS
9 12 (3.52%) Cisco IPT
10 11 (3.23%) IP Telephony
11 9 (2.64%) SAN
11 9 (2.64%) FTP
12 7 (2.05%) SSL
13 5 (1.47%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (1.47%) iSCSI
13 5 (1.47%) HTTPS
13 5 (1.47%) HTTP
13 5 (1.47%) Wireless
14 4 (1.17%) ISDN
14 4 (1.17%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (7.33%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.69%) Oracle Database
3 8 (2.35%) MySQL
4 7 (2.05%) Essbase
5 6 (1.76%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (1.76%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (0.88%) SAP HANA
6 3 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.88%) SAP BW
6 3 (0.88%) Sybase IQ
6 3 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.29%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.29%) QlikView
8 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.29%) STATISTICA
Development Applications
1 6 (1.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.29%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.29%) WebLOAD
2 1 (0.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.29%) InstallShield
General
1 117 (34.31%) Finance
2 46 (13.49%) Banking
3 33 (9.68%) Legal
4 26 (7.62%) Law
5 13 (3.81%) Advertising
6 12 (3.52%) Investment Banking
7 11 (3.23%) Retail
8 9 (2.64%) Billing
9 8 (2.35%) Telecoms
10 7 (2.05%) Financial Institution
10 7 (2.05%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (1.76%) Back Office
12 5 (1.47%) Marketing
13 4 (1.17%) French Language
13 4 (1.17%) Local Government
14 3 (0.88%) Front Office
14 3 (0.88%) Publishing
15 2 (0.59%) German Language
15 2 (0.59%) Italian Language
15 2 (0.59%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 113 (33.14%) Analyst
2 61 (17.89%) Service Analyst
3 45 (13.20%) Service Desk Analyst
4 38 (11.14%) Service Manager
5 28 (8.21%) Support Analyst
6 24 (7.04%) Project Manager
7 15 (4.40%) Consultant
7 15 (4.40%) Administrator
8 13 (3.81%) Support Engineer
8 13 (3.81%) Applications Support
9 12 (3.52%) Network Support
9 12 (3.52%) Delivery Manager
10 11 (3.23%) Change Manager
11 10 (2.93%) Services Delivery Manager
11 10 (2.93%) IT Services Manager
11 10 (2.93%) Problem Manager
12 9 (2.64%) Change Analyst
12 9 (2.64%) Network Administrator
12 9 (2.64%) IT Project Manager
12 9 (2.64%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.52%) XML
2 9 (2.64%) XMPP
2 9 (2.64%) .NET
3 6 (1.76%) XSL
4 5 (1.47%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (1.47%) XML Schema
5 4 (1.17%) Middleware
6 3 (0.88%) jQuery
7 2 (0.59%) LAMP
7 2 (0.59%) Web Services
8 1 (0.29%) Ajax
8 1 (0.29%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.29%) HTML
8 1 (0.29%) XSLT
8 1 (0.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (7.92%) Management Information System
2 21 (6.16%) Blackberry
3 15 (4.40%) Handset
4 5 (1.47%) CMDB
5 4 (1.17%) NHS
5 4 (1.17%) PMI
5 4 (1.17%) Client/Server
5 4 (1.17%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.17%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (1.17%) Freedom of Information Act
5 4 (1.17%) Wiki
5 4 (1.17%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (0.59%) Clustering
6 2 (0.59%) Replication
6 2 (0.59%) Thin Client
6 2 (0.59%) Fat Client
6 2 (0.59%) Mathematics
6 2 (0.59%) FMCG
6 2 (0.59%) iPad
7 1 (0.29%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 81 (23.75%) Windows
2 22 (6.45%) Windows 7
3 16 (4.69%) Windows XP
3 16 (4.69%) Linux
4 14 (4.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (3.23%) UNIX
6 7 (2.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (1.76%) Solaris
7 6 (1.76%) Android
8 5 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.88%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.59%) 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
1 341 (100.00%) ITIL
2 86 (25.22%) Service Management
3 72 (21.11%) Service Delivery
4 45 (13.20%) PRINCE2
5 40 (11.73%) ITSM
6 38 (11.14%) Change Management
7 36 (10.56%) Project Management
8 34 (9.97%) Problem Management
9 30 (8.80%) Incident Management
10 26 (7.62%) Migration
11 24 (7.04%) Document Management
12 23 (6.74%) Stakeholder Management
13 21 (6.16%) Asset Management
14 13 (3.81%) Matrix Management
14 13 (3.81%) Disaster Recovery
15 11 (3.23%) ITIL V3
16 10 (2.93%) Release Management
17 9 (2.64%) Supplier Management
17 9 (2.64%) Business Continuity
18 8 (2.35%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (6.45%) SQL
2 7 (2.05%) JavaScript
3 6 (1.76%) C#
3 6 (1.76%) VB
3 6 (1.76%) PL/SQL
4 4 (1.17%) ActionScript
4 4 (1.17%) C
4 4 (1.17%) Bash Shell
4 4 (1.17%) ActionScript 2.0
5 3 (0.88%) Perl
5 3 (0.88%) ABAP
5 3 (0.88%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.59%) Java
6 2 (0.59%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.29%) Korn
7 1 (0.29%) VBScript
7 1 (0.29%) PowerHouse
7 1 (0.29%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 23 (6.74%) MCP
2 20 (5.87%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (5.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (5.57%) Security Cleared
4 18 (5.28%) CCNA
5 16 (4.69%) Degree
6 11 (3.23%) DV Cleared
6 11 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 11 (3.23%) PMI Certification
7 10 (2.93%) MCITP
8 9 (2.64%) PMP
9 6 (1.76%) MCSE
10 5 (1.47%) MCSA
10 5 (1.47%) ISEB
11 4 (1.17%) MCTS
11 4 (1.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 2 (0.59%) RHCE
13 2 (0.59%) A+ Certification
13 2 (0.59%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (9.09%) SLA
2 11 (3.23%) COBIT
3 9 (2.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.88%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.59%) QA
6 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 40 (11.73%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.47%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 3 (0.88%) XenApp
5 2 (0.59%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.59%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.59%) NFS
5 2 (0.59%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.29%) vSphere
6 1 (0.29%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 12 (3.52%) Tivoli
1 12 (3.52%) Cisco CUCM
2 9 (2.64%) OPNET
3 7 (2.05%) SCCM
3 7 (2.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 5 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (1.17%) SCOM
6 3 (0.88%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (0.59%) MIMEsweeper
7 2 (0.59%) MAILsweeper
7 2 (0.59%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.59%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (0.59%) Puppet
7 2 (0.59%) 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 66 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 31 (9.09%) Oracle
3 30 (8.80%) Cisco
4 19 (5.57%) Citrix
5 18 (5.28%) VMware
6 17 (4.99%) HP
7 16 (4.69%) Remedy
8 13 (3.81%) SolarWinds
9 12 (3.52%) Apple
10 11 (3.23%) ServiceNow
11 10 (2.93%) SAP
12 8 (2.35%) Hyperion
13 6 (1.76%) Sophos
13 6 (1.76%) Lotus
13 6 (1.76%) Red Hat
13 6 (1.76%) Sybase
14 5 (1.47%) Adobe
15 4 (1.17%) EMC
15 4 (1.17%) IBM
15 4 (1.17%) Capita
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £250.00 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £120.00 - £170.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago