The table below looks at the statistics for the ITIL Expert role 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 Expert in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ITIL Expert
Rank 417 421 416
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs requiring an ITIL Expert 8 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.034% 0.009% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.009% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £550 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
ITIL Expert
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21633 21832 22445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.16% 92.83% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 15157 14952 15264
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 357 404 470
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

ITIL Expert
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Expert in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

ITIL Expert Jobs Demand Trend in London

ITIL Expert
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL Expert across the London region.

ITIL Expert Daily Rate Trend in London

ITIL Expert
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL Expert across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

ITIL Expert Daily Rate Histogram in London

ITIL Expert
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited ITIL Expert in their job title 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 with ITIL Expert in their job title.

1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
2 5 (45.45%) Service Management
2 5 (45.45%) Change Management
3 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL V3
4 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
4 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
4 3 (27.27%) ITSM
4 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (18.18%) Release Management
5 2 (18.18%) QA
5 2 (18.18%) System Testing
5 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow
6 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) Process Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) CMDB
6 1 (9.09%) Degree
6 1 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 1 (9.09%) HP
6 1 (9.09%) BMC
6 1 (9.09%) NHS

ITIL Expert
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited ITIL Expert in their job title 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 with ITIL Expert in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (9.09%) NHS
3 1 (9.09%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
2 5 (45.45%) Service Management
2 5 (45.45%) Change Management
3 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL V3
4 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
4 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
4 3 (27.27%) ITSM
5 2 (18.18%) Release Management
5 2 (18.18%) System Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Process Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) CMMI
6 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 1 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) HP
1 1 (9.09%) BMC
1 1 (9.09%) Remedy
1 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow