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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Infrastructure Library Version 2
Rank 403 409 376
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -33
Contract jobs citing ITIL V2 17 25 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.069% 0.099% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.089% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 27
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£333 £338 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.48% -32.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £241 £263
% change year-on-year
+30.45% -8.38%
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
19039 19480 19425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.74% 77.50% 75.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 13435 13648 13085
Average daily rate £450 £450 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.04%
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 237 244 373
Average hourly rate £21.62 £21.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.55% -33.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £15.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +25 2 £220 -41.33% 2
Docklands, London - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
ITIL V2
England

ITIL V2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 41 (100.00%) ITIL
2 24 (58.54%) Microsoft
3 21 (51.22%) Windows
4 15 (36.59%) HP
4 15 (36.59%) Project Management
4 15 (36.59%) ITIL V3
5 14 (34.15%) MS Excel
6 13 (31.71%) MS Project
6 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
7 12 (29.27%) Apache
7 12 (29.27%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (26.83%) Tomcat
8 11 (26.83%) SharePoint
8 11 (26.83%) Linux
8 11 (26.83%) PRINCE2
8 11 (26.83%) IIS
8 11 (26.83%) MS Office
8 11 (26.83%) Service Management
9 10 (24.39%) Quality Management
9 10 (24.39%) Oracle
10 9 (21.95%) JBoss
10 9 (21.95%) Web Services
10 9 (21.95%) JMS
10 9 (21.95%) Red Hat
10 9 (21.95%) Shell Script
10 9 (21.95%) Change Management
10 9 (21.95%) Jython
10 9 (21.95%) MS PowerPoint
10 9 (21.95%) Korn
10 9 (21.95%) WebSphere

ITIL V2
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 12 (29.27%) Apache
2 11 (26.83%) Tomcat
2 11 (26.83%) SharePoint
2 11 (26.83%) IIS
3 9 (21.95%) WebSphere
4 7 (17.07%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (12.20%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 5 (12.20%) Documentum
5 5 (12.20%) WebLogic
5 5 (12.20%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (9.76%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (9.76%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (7.32%) CMS
8 2 (4.88%) Adobe CQ
8 2 (4.88%) Liferay
Applications
1 14 (34.15%) MS Excel
2 13 (31.71%) MS Project
3 11 (26.83%) MS Office
4 9 (21.95%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (17.07%) MS Visio
6 1 (2.44%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) WebTrends
1 3 (7.32%) assyst
2 1 (2.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon S3
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) SSL
2 5 (12.20%) HTTP
3 4 (9.76%) Firewall
4 2 (4.88%) IP Telephony
4 2 (4.88%) LAN
4 2 (4.88%) SAN
5 1 (2.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (31.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.88%) MySQL
2 2 (4.88%) DTS
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) JIRA
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (9.76%) Banking
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Legal
2 3 (7.32%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Law
3 1 (2.44%) Advertising
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Analyst
2 7 (17.07%) Service Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) Middleware Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Service Manager
3 5 (12.20%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Configuration Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Cloud Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.32%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (4.88%) Help Desk Support
6 2 (4.88%) Transition Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (4.88%) SQL DBA
6 2 (4.88%) Services Delivery Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Configuration Manager
6 2 (4.88%) DBA
6 2 (4.88%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (4.88%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.95%) Web Services
1 9 (21.95%) JMS
2 7 (17.07%) .NET
3 5 (12.20%) Java EE
3 5 (12.20%) Middleware
4 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.32%) CMDB
2 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.88%) Replication
3 2 (4.88%) Clustering
3 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (51.22%) Windows
2 11 (26.83%) Linux
3 9 (21.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (12.20%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (100.00%) ITIL
2 15 (36.59%) Project Management
2 15 (36.59%) ITIL V3
3 11 (26.83%) PRINCE2
3 11 (26.83%) Service Management
4 10 (24.39%) Quality Management
5 9 (21.95%) Change Management
6 7 (17.07%) Problem Management
6 7 (17.07%) Configuration Management
7 5 (12.20%) Incident Management
8 4 (9.76%) OO
8 4 (9.76%) PRINCE
9 3 (7.32%) Service Desk Management
9 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
9 3 (7.32%) Asset Management
10 2 (4.88%) Supplier Management
10 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (4.88%) Validation
10 2 (4.88%) Migration
10 2 (4.88%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) Shell Script
1 9 (21.95%) Jython
1 9 (21.95%) Korn
1 9 (21.95%) C-shell
1 9 (21.95%) Bash Shell
2 4 (9.76%) C#
2 4 (9.76%) Java
2 4 (9.76%) Scala
3 3 (7.32%) C
4 2 (4.88%) SQL
4 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (29.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
3 7 (17.07%) DV Cleared
4 5 (12.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (7.32%) Degree
6 2 (4.88%) MCSE
6 2 (4.88%) MCSA
6 2 (4.88%) A+ Certification
6 2 (4.88%) PMP
6 2 (4.88%) PMI Certification
6 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (2.44%) CBAP
7 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 1 (2.44%) MCDBA
7 1 (2.44%) MCP
7 1 (2.44%) MOS
7 1 (2.44%) MCTS
7 1 (2.44%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) COBIT
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (17.07%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Puppet
2 3 (7.32%) HP UCMDB
2 3 (7.32%) Tivoli
3 2 (4.88%) SCOM
4 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (58.54%) Microsoft
2 15 (36.59%) HP
3 10 (24.39%) Oracle
4 9 (21.95%) JBoss
4 9 (21.95%) Red Hat
5 6 (14.63%) ServiceNow
6 5 (12.20%) IBM
7 4 (9.76%) Remedy
8 3 (7.32%) Business Objects
9 2 (4.88%) Adobe
10 1 (2.44%) SAP
10 1 (2.44%) Northgate