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 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Infrastructure Library Version 2
Rank 393 394 387
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Contract jobs citing ITIL V2 19 24 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.078% 0.097% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.13% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 25
Average daily rate
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£356 £325 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.61% -35.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £246 £263
% change year-on-year
+28.04% -6.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £18.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -27.50%
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
18643 18955 19471
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.96% 76.52% 74.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 12990 13265 13081
Average daily rate £450 £450 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 229 362
Average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% -30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £51.44 £48.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 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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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 6 £370 -1.33% 1
Docklands, London - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
ITIL V2
England

ITIL V2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 40 (100.00%) ITIL
2 21 (52.50%) Microsoft
3 16 (40.00%) Windows
4 15 (37.50%) ITIL V3
5 14 (35.00%) MS Office
6 13 (32.50%) Project Management
7 12 (30.00%) PRINCE2
7 12 (30.00%) Service Management
7 12 (30.00%) Security Cleared
8 11 (27.50%) MS Project
8 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
8 11 (27.50%) Configuration Management
8 11 (27.50%) DV Cleared
9 10 (25.00%) HP
10 9 (22.50%) MS Visio
11 8 (20.00%) Change Management
12 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
12 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (17.50%) CMS
13 6 (15.00%) Apache
13 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
13 6 (15.00%) Active Directory
13 6 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
13 6 (15.00%) CMDB
13 6 (15.00%) Windows 7
14 5 (12.50%) Oracle
14 5 (12.50%) IIS
14 5 (12.50%) Linux
14 5 (12.50%) Tomcat
14 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification

ITIL V2
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 7 (17.50%) CMS
2 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (15.00%) Apache
3 5 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 5 (12.50%) IIS
4 4 (10.00%) WebSphere
4 4 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (5.00%) WebLogic
5 2 (5.00%) Documentum
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (5.00%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.50%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (2.50%) Liferay
Applications
1 14 (35.00%) MS Office
2 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
2 11 (27.50%) MS Project
3 9 (22.50%) MS Visio
4 6 (15.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (2.50%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) assyst
2 2 (5.00%) WebTrends
3 1 (2.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) SSL
2 2 (5.00%) SAN
2 2 (5.00%) Firewall
2 2 (5.00%) IP Telephony
2 2 (5.00%) LAN
2 2 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) DTS
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) JIRA
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Legal
3 2 (5.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Analyst
2 7 (17.50%) Service Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Configuration Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Service Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Configuration Manager
6 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (7.50%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Desktop Support
7 2 (5.00%) Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Services Delivery Manager
7 2 (5.00%) DBA
7 2 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (5.00%) SQL DBA
7 2 (5.00%) Middleware Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Cloud Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Help Desk Support
7 2 (5.00%) Service Transition Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) .NET
1 4 (10.00%) Web Services
1 4 (10.00%) JMS
2 2 (5.00%) Middleware
2 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (5.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) CMDB
2 5 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.00%) Replication
3 2 (5.00%) Clustering
3 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (15.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (12.50%) Linux
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (7.50%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.50%) UNIX
6 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) ITIL
2 15 (37.50%) ITIL V3
3 13 (32.50%) Project Management
4 12 (30.00%) Service Management
4 12 (30.00%) PRINCE2
5 11 (27.50%) Configuration Management
6 8 (20.00%) Change Management
7 5 (12.50%) Quality Management
7 5 (12.50%) Problem Management
8 4 (10.00%) Service Delivery
8 4 (10.00%) PRINCE
9 3 (7.50%) Asset Management
9 3 (7.50%) Supplier Management
9 3 (7.50%) Incident Management
10 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (5.00%) Use Case
10 2 (5.00%) Release Management
10 2 (5.00%) Lean Six Sigma
10 2 (5.00%) Network Management
10 2 (5.00%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (10.00%) Jython
1 4 (10.00%) Korn
1 4 (10.00%) C-shell
1 4 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (7.50%) C
3 2 (5.00%) C#
3 2 (5.00%) Java
3 2 (5.00%) SQL
3 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (27.50%) DV Cleared
3 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (10.00%) Degree
6 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (5.00%) MCSE
6 2 (5.00%) MCSA
6 2 (5.00%) A+ Certification
6 2 (5.00%) PMP
6 2 (5.00%) PMI Certification
7 1 (2.50%) MOS
7 1 (2.50%) MCTS
7 1 (2.50%) MCITP
7 1 (2.50%) MCDBA
7 1 (2.50%) MCP
7 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.50%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Tivoli
1 3 (7.50%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (5.00%) SCOM
2 2 (5.00%) Puppet
3 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (52.50%) Microsoft
2 10 (25.00%) HP
3 5 (12.50%) Oracle
3 5 (12.50%) ServiceNow
4 4 (10.00%) JBoss
4 4 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (10.00%) Remedy
5 2 (5.00%) IBM
5 2 (5.00%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.50%) SAP
6 1 (2.50%) Northgate
6 1 (2.50%) Adobe
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 14 days ago