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 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library Version 2
Rank 397 402 403
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Contract jobs citing ITIL V2 32 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.085% 0.057%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.11% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 11 9
Median daily rate £593 £475 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.73% +90.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £225 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £525 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £388 £340
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +13.97%
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
18259 18023 18246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.95% 81.01% 80.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 13352 12665 13083
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 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 253 225
Median hourly rate £21.00 £20.31 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.39% -9.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.64 £80.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 26 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 26 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 +40 2 £630 +85.29%
Westminster - 1 £600 -
ITIL V2
England

ITIL V2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 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 61 (100.00%) ITIL
2 41 (67.21%) ITIL V3
3 40 (65.57%) PRINCE2
4 29 (47.54%) Security Cleared
5 28 (45.90%) SC Cleared
6 25 (40.98%) Service Delivery
7 24 (39.34%) Service Design
8 23 (37.70%) Finance
8 23 (37.70%) Project Management
9 19 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (27.87%) MBCS
11 15 (24.59%) Degree
11 15 (24.59%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 15 (24.59%) Service Management
12 14 (22.95%) COBIT
12 14 (22.95%) TOGAF
13 13 (21.31%) Zachman Framework
14 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
14 12 (19.67%) Mentoring
15 10 (16.39%) CMDB
16 9 (14.75%) MS Office
17 8 (13.11%) PMI Certification
18 7 (11.48%) Active Directory
18 7 (11.48%) CAPM
18 7 (11.48%) ServiceNow
19 6 (9.84%) IT Asset Management
19 6 (9.84%) Presales
19 6 (9.84%) Ajax
19 6 (9.84%) Technical Architecture
19 6 (9.84%) Customer Engagement

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (14.75%) MS Office
2 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.64%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.84%) LDAP
1 6 (9.84%) SSL
1 6 (9.84%) VPN
2 5 (8.20%) Internet
2 5 (8.20%) Intranet
3 2 (3.28%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.64%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) StarTeam
General
1 23 (37.70%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (60.66%) Architect
1 37 (60.66%) Service Architect
2 10 (16.39%) Analyst
3 9 (14.75%) ITIL Service Architect
4 7 (11.48%) Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Consultant
5 6 (9.84%) ITSM Consultant
5 6 (9.84%) ITSM Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Senior Consultant
5 6 (9.84%) Senior Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Senior ITSM Consultant
5 6 (9.84%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 6 (9.84%) ServiceNow Consultant
5 6 (9.84%) ServiceNow Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Technical Consultant
5 6 (9.84%) Technical Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Project Manager
6 5 (8.20%) Service Manager
7 4 (6.56%) IT Manager
7 4 (6.56%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.84%) Ajax
1 6 (9.84%) COM
1 6 (9.84%) CSS
1 6 (9.84%) HTML
1 6 (9.84%) SOAP
1 6 (9.84%) Web Services
1 6 (9.84%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) CMDB
2 5 (8.20%) PMI
3 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.56%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.28%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.20%) Windows
1 5 (8.20%) Windows 7
1 5 (8.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (100.00%) ITIL
2 41 (67.21%) ITIL V3
3 40 (65.57%) PRINCE2
4 25 (40.98%) Service Delivery
5 24 (39.34%) Service Design
6 23 (37.70%) Project Management
7 19 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (24.59%) Service Management
9 14 (22.95%) TOGAF
10 13 (21.31%) Zachman Framework
11 12 (19.67%) Mentoring
12 6 (9.84%) Customer Engagement
12 6 (9.84%) IT Asset Management
12 6 (9.84%) ITSM
12 6 (9.84%) Presales
12 6 (9.84%) Technical Architecture
13 5 (8.20%) Change Management
13 5 (8.20%) Configuration Management
14 4 (6.56%) PRINCE
15 3 (4.92%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.84%) JavaScript
2 3 (4.92%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (47.54%) Security Cleared
2 28 (45.90%) SC Cleared
3 17 (27.87%) MBCS
4 15 (24.59%) Degree
5 8 (13.11%) PMI Certification
6 7 (11.48%) CAPM
7 5 (8.20%) PMP
8 3 (4.92%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (3.28%) CBAP
10 1 (1.64%) MBA
10 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (24.59%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 14 (22.95%) COBIT
3 1 (1.64%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 7 (11.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) HP UCMDB
1 1 (1.64%) WMI
Vendors
1 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.48%) ServiceNow
3 3 (4.92%) LANDesk
4 1 (1.64%) Borland
4 1 (1.64%) HP