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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library Version 2
Rank 425 405 434
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +29
Contract jobs citing ITIL V2 14 20 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.061% 0.086% 0.054%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.071% 0.10% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 12
Median daily rate £516 £438 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.00% +24.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £250 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.88 - -
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
19782 19164 19773
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.77% 82.40% 81.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 14190 13656 13744
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 216 235
Median hourly rate £23.50 £22.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.81% +2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.19 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.26% +26.36%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
City of London +25 2 £550 +61.76% 1
ITIL V2
England

ITIL V2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 46 (100.00%) ITIL
2 35 (76.09%) ITIL V3
3 32 (69.57%) PRINCE2
4 25 (54.35%) Finance
5 24 (52.17%) Project Management
5 24 (52.17%) Service Design
6 23 (50.00%) Service Delivery
7 22 (47.83%) SC Cleared
7 22 (47.83%) Security Cleared
8 17 (36.96%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (32.61%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 14 (30.43%) COBIT
10 14 (30.43%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 14 (30.43%) TOGAF
11 13 (28.26%) Zachman Framework
12 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (23.91%) Mentoring
13 11 (23.91%) MBCS
14 10 (21.74%) Service Management
15 9 (19.57%) PMI Certification
16 8 (17.39%) MS Office
16 8 (17.39%) Degree
17 7 (15.22%) CAPM
18 6 (13.04%) PMI
19 5 (10.87%) Change Management
19 5 (10.87%) PMP
19 5 (10.87%) Intranet
19 5 (10.87%) Internet
19 5 (10.87%) Configuration Management
19 5 (10.87%) Windows

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 (6.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (17.39%) MS Office
2 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) Internet
1 5 (10.87%) Intranet
2 1 (2.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) StarTeam
General
1 25 (54.35%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Banking
2 2 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (60.87%) Architect
1 28 (60.87%) Service Architect
2 10 (21.74%) ITIL Service Architect
3 9 (19.57%) Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) Support Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Project Manager
5 5 (10.87%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Technical Support
5 5 (10.87%) Technical Support Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) IT Manager
6 4 (8.70%) IT Services Manager
7 3 (6.52%) PMO Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Service Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Banking Project Manager
8 2 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Project Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Project Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Service Transition Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) SOAP
1 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) PMI
2 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) CMDB
3 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.35%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Windows
1 5 (10.87%) Windows 7
1 5 (10.87%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (100.00%) ITIL
2 35 (76.09%) ITIL V3
3 32 (69.57%) PRINCE2
4 24 (52.17%) Project Management
4 24 (52.17%) Service Design
5 23 (50.00%) Service Delivery
6 17 (36.96%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (30.43%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 14 (30.43%) TOGAF
8 13 (28.26%) Zachman Framework
9 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (23.91%) Mentoring
11 10 (21.74%) Service Management
12 5 (10.87%) Change Management
12 5 (10.87%) Configuration Management
13 4 (8.70%) PRINCE
14 3 (6.52%) Analytics
14 3 (6.52%) Project Planning
14 3 (6.52%) Risk Management
15 2 (4.35%) Data Analysis
Qualifications
1 22 (47.83%) SC Cleared
1 22 (47.83%) Security Cleared
2 11 (23.91%) MBCS
3 9 (19.57%) PMI Certification
4 8 (17.39%) Degree
5 7 (15.22%) CAPM
6 5 (10.87%) PMP
7 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.17%) MBA
8 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (32.61%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 14 (30.43%) COBIT
3 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) HP UCMDB
1 1 (2.17%) WMI
Vendors
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
1 3 (6.52%) ServiceNow
2 1 (2.17%) Borland
2 1 (2.17%) HP