The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category 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
IT Infrastructure Library Version 2
Rank 387 396 370
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -26
Contract jobs citing ITIL V2 19 25 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.081% 0.10% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.13% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 25
Average daily rate
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£356 £325 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.61% -31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £275 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £453 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £241 £288
% change year-on-year
+30.97% -16.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.50 £26.64
% change year-on-year
- -45.57%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18052 18537 19452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.79% 76.38% 73.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 12606 12858 12936
Average daily rate £442 £450 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.77% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 252 380
Average hourly rate £20.50 £27.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.45% -5.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £51.30 £46.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
ITIL V2
England

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 30 July 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 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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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 8 £375 -
Docklands, London - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
ITIL V2
England

ITIL V2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 39 (100.00%) ITIL
2 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 15 (38.46%) Service Management
3 15 (38.46%) MS Office
3 15 (38.46%) ITIL V3
4 14 (35.90%) Windows
5 13 (33.33%) PRINCE2
6 12 (30.77%) Configuration Management
6 12 (30.77%) Security Cleared
7 11 (28.21%) DV Cleared
8 10 (25.64%) Project Management
9 9 (23.08%) MS Visio
10 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
11 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
11 7 (17.95%) MS Project
11 7 (17.95%) Finance
11 7 (17.95%) CMS
11 7 (17.95%) CMDB
12 6 (15.38%) HP
12 6 (15.38%) Windows 7
12 6 (15.38%) ServiceNow
13 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
14 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
14 4 (10.26%) Change Management
14 4 (10.26%) Banking
14 4 (10.26%) Asset Management
14 4 (10.26%) assyst
14 4 (10.26%) Degree
14 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 4 (10.26%) Windows XP

ITIL V2
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 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 (17.95%) CMS
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.13%) Apache
3 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.56%) IIS
3 1 (2.56%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (2.56%) Liferay
Applications
1 15 (38.46%) MS Office
2 9 (23.08%) MS Visio
3 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
4 7 (17.95%) MS Project
5 3 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (2.56%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) assyst
2 1 (2.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) IP Telephony
1 2 (5.13%) LAN
1 2 (5.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (5.13%) DTS
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.56%) MySQL
3 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.56%) Dreamweaver
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Banking
3 3 (7.69%) Legal
4 2 (5.13%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Analyst
2 8 (20.51%) Service Analyst
3 6 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (15.38%) Configuration Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Service Manager
5 4 (10.26%) Configuration Manager
6 3 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (7.69%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Service Transition Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Services Delivery Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Desktop Support
7 2 (5.13%) Transition Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Help Desk Support
7 2 (5.13%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (5.13%) SQL DBA
7 2 (5.13%) DBA
7 2 (5.13%) 1st Line Support
8 1 (2.56%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Programme Manager
8 1 (2.56%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
1 2 (5.13%) .NET
2 1 (2.56%) HTML
2 1 (2.56%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) CMDB
2 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.13%) Replication
3 2 (5.13%) Clustering
3 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) PMI
4 1 (2.56%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.56%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.90%) Windows
2 6 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 4 (10.26%) Windows XP
4 3 (7.69%) Linux
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) ITIL
2 15 (38.46%) Service Management
2 15 (38.46%) ITIL V3
3 13 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 12 (30.77%) Configuration Management
5 10 (25.64%) Project Management
6 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
6 4 (10.26%) Change Management
6 4 (10.26%) Asset Management
6 4 (10.26%) PRINCE
7 3 (7.69%) Supplier Management
7 3 (7.69%) ITSM
8 2 (5.13%) Database Security
8 2 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (5.13%) Server Monitoring
8 2 (5.13%) Network Management
8 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.13%) Validation
8 2 (5.13%) Migration
8 2 (5.13%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) C
2 2 (5.13%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 11 (28.21%) DV Cleared
3 4 (10.26%) Degree
3 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (7.69%) PMP
4 3 (7.69%) PMI Certification
5 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.56%) A+ Certification
6 1 (2.56%) MCSE
6 1 (2.56%) MCSA
6 1 (2.56%) MCDBA
6 1 (2.56%) MCP
6 1 (2.56%) MCTS
6 1 (2.56%) MCITP
6 1 (2.56%) CAPM
6 1 (2.56%) MOS
6 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) COBIT
2 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Tivoli
1 3 (7.69%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (5.13%) SCOM
3 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.38%) HP
2 6 (15.38%) ServiceNow
3 4 (10.26%) Remedy
4 1 (2.56%) Adobe
4 1 (2.56%) Apple
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle
4 1 (2.56%) SAP
4 1 (2.56%) Northgate