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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL V2 over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library Version 2
Rank 411 400 420
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +20
Contract jobs citing ITIL V2 26 24 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.11% 0.056%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.13% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 11
Median daily rate £585 £500 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.00% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £270 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 - -
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
19059 18167 18834
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.62% 80.76% 80.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 13906 12687 13429
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 257 229
Median hourly rate £21.78 £21.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.30% -6.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £90.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

ITIL V2
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing ITIL V2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 6 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL V2 within the London region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Croydon - 3 £555 -
City of London +44 2 £630 +32.63%
Westminster - 1 £600 -
ITIL V2
England

ITIL V2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for ITIL V2.

1 55 (100.00%) ITIL
2 37 (67.27%) ITIL V3
3 36 (65.45%) PRINCE2
4 26 (47.27%) Security Cleared
5 25 (45.45%) SC Cleared
6 22 (40.00%) Service Delivery
7 20 (36.36%) Service Design
8 19 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (30.91%) MBCS
9 17 (30.91%) Finance
9 17 (30.91%) Project Management
10 15 (27.27%) Degree
11 14 (25.45%) Service Management
12 12 (21.82%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 11 (20.00%) Mentoring
13 11 (20.00%) TOGAF
13 11 (20.00%) COBIT
14 10 (18.18%) CMDB
14 10 (18.18%) Zachman Framework
15 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
16 7 (12.73%) Active Directory
16 7 (12.73%) ITSM
16 7 (12.73%) ServiceNow
17 6 (10.91%) Presales
17 6 (10.91%) IT Asset Management
17 6 (10.91%) Customer Engagement
17 6 (10.91%) Technical Architecture
17 6 (10.91%) Ajax
17 6 (10.91%) MS Office
17 6 (10.91%) COM

ITIL V2
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 6 (10.91%) MS Office
2 1 (1.82%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) LDAP
1 6 (10.91%) SSL
1 6 (10.91%) VPN
2 5 (9.09%) Internet
2 5 (9.09%) Intranet
3 2 (3.64%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) StarTeam
General
1 17 (30.91%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (60.00%) Architect
1 33 (60.00%) Service Architect
2 7 (12.73%) Analyst
2 7 (12.73%) Developer
2 7 (12.73%) ITIL Service Architect
3 6 (10.91%) Consultant
3 6 (10.91%) ITSM Consultant
3 6 (10.91%) ITSM Developer
3 6 (10.91%) Senior Consultant
3 6 (10.91%) Senior Developer
3 6 (10.91%) Senior ITSM Consultant
3 6 (10.91%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 6 (10.91%) Service Manager
3 6 (10.91%) ServiceNow Consultant
3 6 (10.91%) ServiceNow Developer
3 6 (10.91%) Technical Consultant
3 6 (10.91%) Technical Developer
4 5 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 4 (7.27%) IT Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.91%) Ajax
1 6 (10.91%) COM
1 6 (10.91%) CSS
1 6 (10.91%) HTML
1 6 (10.91%) SOAP
1 6 (10.91%) Web Services
1 6 (10.91%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) CMDB
2 5 (9.09%) PMI
3 4 (7.27%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.09%) Windows
1 5 (9.09%) Windows 7
1 5 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (100.00%) ITIL
2 37 (67.27%) ITIL V3
3 36 (65.45%) PRINCE2
4 22 (40.00%) Service Delivery
5 20 (36.36%) Service Design
6 19 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (30.91%) Project Management
8 14 (25.45%) Service Management
9 11 (20.00%) Mentoring
9 11 (20.00%) TOGAF
10 10 (18.18%) Zachman Framework
11 7 (12.73%) ITSM
12 6 (10.91%) Customer Engagement
12 6 (10.91%) IT Asset Management
12 6 (10.91%) Presales
12 6 (10.91%) Technical Architecture
13 5 (9.09%) Change Management
14 4 (7.27%) Configuration Management
15 3 (5.45%) Network Architecture
15 3 (5.45%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.91%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.45%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (47.27%) Security Cleared
2 25 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 17 (30.91%) MBCS
4 15 (27.27%) Degree
5 5 (9.09%) PMI Certification
5 5 (9.09%) PMP
6 4 (7.27%) CAPM
7 3 (5.45%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (3.64%) CBAP
9 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.82%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 11 (20.00%) COBIT
3 1 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) HP UCMDB
1 1 (1.82%) WMI
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.73%) ServiceNow
3 3 (5.45%) LANDesk
4 1 (1.82%) Borland
4 1 (1.82%) HP