The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL V2 skills 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 V2 over the 3 months to 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Infrastructure Library Version 2
Rank 374 386 360
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -26
Contract jobs citing ITIL V2 12 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.058% 0.069% 0.061%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.074% 0.088% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 9
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£550 £381 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.26% -15.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £100
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +312.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
ITIL V2
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16159 17087 15138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.13% 78.17% 76.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 11564 11767 10514
Average daily rate £450 £445 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 237 299
Average hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.38% -12.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £76.75 £49.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

ITIL V2
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V2 across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL V2 Jobs Demand Trend in London

ITIL V2
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL V2 across the London region.

ITIL V2 Daily Rate Trend in London

ITIL V2
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL V2 across the London region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

ITIL V2 Daily Rate Histogram in London

ITIL V2
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V2 across the London region.

ITIL V2 Hourly Rate Trend in London

ITIL V2
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 V2 within the London region over the 3 months to 28 January 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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Last Year
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Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
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ITIL V2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing ITIL V2 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 V2.

1 31 (100.00%) ITIL
2 25 (80.65%) Microsoft
3 24 (77.42%) Web Services
4 19 (61.29%) SSL
5 16 (51.61%) ServiceNow
6 15 (48.39%) Windows
7 14 (45.16%) Service Management
7 14 (45.16%) ITSM
8 13 (41.94%) Ajax
8 13 (41.94%) Linux
8 13 (41.94%) Apache
8 13 (41.94%) XML
8 13 (41.94%) HTML
8 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
8 13 (41.94%) CSS
8 13 (41.94%) SOAP
9 12 (38.71%) HP UCMDB
9 12 (38.71%) IT Asset Management
9 12 (38.71%) IIS
9 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
9 12 (38.71%) Tomcat
9 12 (38.71%) LDAP
9 12 (38.71%) VPN
9 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (38.71%) Technical Architecture
9 12 (38.71%) Quality Management
9 12 (38.71%) CMDB
9 12 (38.71%) Degree
9 12 (38.71%) Customer Engagement
10 11 (35.48%) C-shell

ITIL V2
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing ITIL V2 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 V2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (41.94%) Apache
2 12 (38.71%) IIS
2 12 (38.71%) Tomcat
3 11 (35.48%) WebSphere
3 11 (35.48%) SharePoint
3 11 (35.48%) JBoss
4 7 (22.58%) IBM HTTP Server
4 7 (22.58%) WebLogic
4 7 (22.58%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (22.58%) Documentum
4 7 (22.58%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (12.90%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (12.90%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (3.23%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (3.23%) Liferay
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
2 8 (25.81%) MS Project
2 8 (25.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.23%) MS Office
3 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) WebTrends
2 1 (3.23%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (61.29%) SSL
2 12 (38.71%) LDAP
2 12 (38.71%) VPN
3 7 (22.58%) HTTP
4 4 (12.90%) Firewall
5 1 (3.23%) Network Security
5 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (16.13%) Banking
1 5 (16.13%) Investment Banking
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Advertising
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Developer
2 13 (41.94%) ServiceNow Developer
3 12 (38.71%) ServiceNow Consultant
3 12 (38.71%) Senior Consultant
3 12 (38.71%) Consultant
3 12 (38.71%) Senior Developer
3 12 (38.71%) Technical Consultant
3 12 (38.71%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 12 (38.71%) ITSM Consultant
3 12 (38.71%) Technical Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Middleware Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Cloud Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Service Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Service Transition Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Administrator
8 1 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (77.42%) Web Services
2 13 (41.94%) Ajax
2 13 (41.94%) XML
2 13 (41.94%) HTML
2 13 (41.94%) CSS
2 13 (41.94%) SOAP
3 11 (35.48%) COM
3 11 (35.48%) JMS
4 7 (22.58%) Java EE
4 7 (22.58%) .NET
4 7 (22.58%) Middleware
5 1 (3.23%) CSS3
5 1 (3.23%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) CMDB
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (48.39%) Windows
2 13 (41.94%) Linux
3 11 (35.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
7 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) ITIL
2 14 (45.16%) Service Management
2 14 (45.16%) ITSM
3 12 (38.71%) IT Asset Management
3 12 (38.71%) Technical Architecture
3 12 (38.71%) Quality Management
3 12 (38.71%) Customer Engagement
4 9 (29.03%) Project Management
5 7 (22.58%) Change Management
6 6 (19.35%) Problem Management
7 5 (16.13%) Incident Management
8 4 (12.90%) OO
8 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
9 3 (9.68%) Service Desk Management
10 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
10 2 (6.45%) ITIL V3
10 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Management
11 1 (3.23%) RUP
11 1 (3.23%) Portfolio Management
11 1 (3.23%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
2 11 (35.48%) C-shell
2 11 (35.48%) Bash Shell
2 11 (35.48%) Jython
2 11 (35.48%) Korn
2 11 (35.48%) Shell Script
3 4 (12.90%) Scala
3 4 (12.90%) Java
3 4 (12.90%) C#
4 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (38.71%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.23%) A+ Certification
2 1 (3.23%) MCSE
2 1 (3.23%) MCSA
2 1 (3.23%) CBAP
2 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 12 (38.71%) HP UCMDB
2 4 (12.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (80.65%) Microsoft
2 16 (51.61%) ServiceNow
3 11 (35.48%) Red Hat
3 11 (35.48%) HP
3 11 (35.48%) Oracle
4 7 (22.58%) IBM
5 3 (9.68%) Business Objects
6 1 (3.23%) Adobe
6 1 (3.23%) SAP
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