The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL V3 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 V3 over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Version 3
Rank 269 262 235
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -27
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 142 156 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.67% 0.74% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.92% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 115 105
Average daily rate £463 £355 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.28% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £162 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £508 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £395 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.58% +12.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £12.10 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+90.08% -19.33%
ITIL V3
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
17711 17014 17700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.46% 80.30% 80.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 12656 12172 12163
Average daily rate £475 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 200 242
Average hourly rate £22.12 £22.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.52% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.59 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.99 £50.00 £72.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

ITIL V3
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL V3 Jobs Demand Trend in London

ITIL V3
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL V3 across the London region.

ITIL V3 Daily Rate Trend in London

ITIL V3
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL V3 across the London region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

ITIL V3 Daily Rate Histogram in London

ITIL V3
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 across the London region.

ITIL V3 Hourly Rate Trend in London

ITIL V3
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 V3 within the London region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Croydon +12 23 £550 - 4
City of London +19 12 £313 -9.42% 7
Bromley -10 2 £313 +13.63% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £315 -
ITIL V3
England

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing ITIL V3 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 V3.

1 297 (100.00%) ITIL
2 121 (40.74%) Service Management
3 85 (28.62%) Service Delivery
4 72 (24.24%) PRINCE2
5 71 (23.91%) ITSM
6 69 (23.23%) Project Management
7 67 (22.56%) Finance
8 52 (17.51%) Change Management
9 51 (17.17%) Security Cleared
10 50 (16.84%) Agile Software Development
11 40 (13.47%) Windows
11 40 (13.47%) Degree
12 38 (12.79%) Microsoft
13 35 (11.78%) SC Cleared
14 32 (10.77%) ServiceNow
15 30 (10.10%) Stakeholder Management
16 29 (9.76%) VMware
16 29 (9.76%) Active Directory
17 28 (9.43%) MS Office
17 28 (9.43%) Incident Management
18 27 (9.09%) Release Management
18 27 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
19 24 (8.08%) Data Centre
20 23 (7.74%) Problem Management
20 23 (7.74%) Configuration Management
21 22 (7.41%) Firewall
21 22 (7.41%) SAP
22 21 (7.07%) Oracle
22 21 (7.07%) Linux
22 21 (7.07%) Mentoring

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing ITIL V3 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 V3. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (3.70%) CMS
1 11 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.37%) IIS
3 7 (2.36%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.01%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.01%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.01%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (0.67%) Apache
7 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.34%) JBoss
7 1 (0.34%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
Applications
1 28 (9.43%) MS Office
2 13 (4.38%) MS Excel
3 11 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.36%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.35%) MS Project
6 1 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 15 (5.05%) SAP GRC
1 15 (5.05%) SAP SRM
2 13 (4.38%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (1.01%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.02%) Office 365
2 5 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (1.68%) SaaS
3 3 (1.01%) Google Drive
3 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.01%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.41%) Firewall
2 19 (6.40%) DNS
3 12 (4.04%) LAN
4 11 (3.70%) WAN
5 9 (3.03%) DHCP
5 9 (3.03%) VoIP
6 7 (2.36%) LDAP
6 7 (2.36%) SAN
7 6 (2.02%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (2.02%) H.323
7 6 (2.02%) MGCP
8 5 (1.68%) BGP
8 5 (1.68%) EIGRP
8 5 (1.68%) HTTP
8 5 (1.68%) Internet
8 5 (1.68%) OSPF
8 5 (1.68%) SSL
8 5 (1.68%) Wireless
9 4 (1.35%) Intranet
9 4 (1.35%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.05%) SAP BW
2 6 (2.02%) SAP BI
2 6 (2.02%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.35%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.01%) DB2
5 2 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.34%) GIS
6 1 (0.34%) MS Access
6 1 (0.34%) MySQL
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.35%) JIRA
2 2 (0.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.67%) Subversion
3 1 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 67 (22.56%) Finance
2 13 (4.38%) Banking
3 11 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
3 11 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.02%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.01%) Back Office
5 3 (1.01%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.67%) Electronics
6 2 (0.67%) Law
6 2 (0.67%) Legal
7 1 (0.34%) Advertising
7 1 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.34%) International Banking
7 1 (0.34%) Marketing
7 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.34%) Publishing
7 1 (0.34%) Retail
Job Titles
1 62 (20.88%) Analyst
2 49 (16.50%) Architect
3 33 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 32 (10.77%) Service Architect
5 31 (10.44%) Service Manager
6 23 (7.74%) Consultant
7 16 (5.39%) Services Delivery Analyst
8 13 (4.38%) ITIL Manager
8 13 (4.38%) SAP Analyst
8 13 (4.38%) Transition Manager
9 11 (3.70%) Business Analyst
9 11 (3.70%) Management Consultant
9 11 (3.70%) Project Manager
9 11 (3.70%) Service Management Consultant
10 10 (3.37%) Support Analyst
11 9 (3.03%) Service Desk Analyst
11 9 (3.03%) Service Transition Manager
12 8 (2.69%) Applications Support
12 8 (2.69%) IT Analyst
12 8 (2.69%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.06%) Web Services
2 11 (3.70%) Ajax
3 5 (1.68%) Middleware
4 4 (1.35%) XML
5 2 (0.67%) .NET
5 2 (0.67%) J2EE
5 2 (0.67%) Software Packaging
5 2 (0.67%) XSL
6 1 (0.34%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.34%) CGI
6 1 (0.34%) LAMP
6 1 (0.34%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (8.08%) Data Centre
3 17 (5.72%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.36%) Blackberry
6 6 (2.02%) User Experience
7 5 (1.68%) CMDB
8 4 (1.35%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (1.35%) Fat Client
8 4 (1.35%) Smartphone
8 4 (1.35%) Thin Client
9 3 (1.01%) BBC
9 3 (1.01%) Blog
9 3 (1.01%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.01%) NHS
10 2 (0.67%) iPhone
10 2 (0.67%) IVR
10 2 (0.67%) PKI
10 2 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 40 (13.47%) Windows
2 21 (7.07%) Linux
3 20 (6.73%) Windows 7
4 16 (5.39%) Unix
4 16 (5.39%) Windows Server
5 8 (2.69%) Android
5 8 (2.69%) Apple iOS
5 8 (2.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (2.36%) AIX
7 6 (2.02%) Windows 8
8 5 (1.68%) Oracle Linux
8 5 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.35%) SUSE
10 3 (1.01%) Mac OS
10 3 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.34%) CentOS
12 1 (0.34%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 297 (100.00%) ITIL
2 121 (40.74%) Service Management
3 85 (28.62%) Service Delivery
4 72 (24.24%) PRINCE2
5 71 (23.91%) ITSM
6 69 (23.23%) Project Management
7 52 (17.51%) Change Management
8 50 (16.84%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (10.10%) Stakeholder Management
10 28 (9.43%) Incident Management
11 27 (9.09%) Release Management
12 23 (7.74%) Configuration Management
12 23 (7.74%) Problem Management
13 21 (7.07%) Mentoring
14 18 (6.06%) Infrastructure Management
14 18 (6.06%) ITIL V2
15 17 (5.72%) Operations Management
16 16 (5.39%) Business Intelligence
17 15 (5.05%) Risk Management
17 15 (5.05%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (3.70%) SQL
2 8 (2.69%) Perl
2 8 (2.69%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.02%) C
4 5 (1.68%) Bash Shell
4 5 (1.68%) Java
4 5 (1.68%) JavaScript
4 5 (1.68%) Shell Script
5 4 (1.35%) Korn
6 3 (1.01%) VBScript
7 2 (0.67%) Python
8 1 (0.34%) C++
8 1 (0.34%) VB
Qualifications
1 51 (17.17%) Security Cleared
2 40 (13.47%) Degree
3 35 (11.78%) SC Cleared
4 19 (6.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 15 (5.05%) MBCS
6 12 (4.04%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (3.03%) DV Cleared
7 9 (3.03%) MCSE
7 9 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (2.69%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (2.02%) APMP
9 6 (2.02%) PMI Certification
9 6 (2.02%) PMP
10 5 (1.68%) CCNA
10 5 (1.68%) MCSA
11 4 (1.35%) APMG
11 4 (1.35%) BICSI Certification
11 4 (1.35%) BICSI RCDD
11 4 (1.35%) CCA
11 4 (1.35%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.40%) SLA
2 9 (3.03%) COBIT
3 4 (1.35%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (1.01%) ISO22301
4 3 (1.01%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.01%) QA
5 2 (0.67%) BS7799
5 2 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.34%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.34%) PMBOK
System Software
1 29 (9.76%) Active Directory
2 19 (6.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (4.38%) vSphere
4 9 (3.03%) XenApp
5 7 (2.36%) XenDesktop
6 6 (2.02%) VMware ESX
7 5 (1.68%) NFS
7 5 (1.68%) Samba
7 5 (1.68%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (1.35%) ISA Server
9 3 (1.01%) BitLocker
9 3 (1.01%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (1.01%) XenServer
10 2 (0.67%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.34%) Firmware
11 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (3.70%) SCCM
2 6 (2.02%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (1.68%) Puppet
4 4 (1.35%) Ansible
5 2 (0.67%) AppManager
5 2 (0.67%) Cisco IPCC
5 2 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.67%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.67%) WSUS
6 1 (0.34%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.34%) Cacti
6 1 (0.34%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.34%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.34%) logstash
6 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.34%) SCOM
6 1 (0.34%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.34%) SCSM
6 1 (0.34%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.34%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 38 (12.79%) Microsoft
2 32 (10.77%) ServiceNow
3 29 (9.76%) VMware
4 22 (7.41%) SAP
5 21 (7.07%) Oracle
6 20 (6.73%) BMC
6 20 (6.73%) Cisco
7 18 (6.06%) Remedy
8 11 (3.70%) Citrix
9 10 (3.37%) Apple
9 10 (3.37%) HP
9 10 (3.37%) SolarWinds
10 6 (2.02%) EMC
10 6 (2.02%) NetApp
11 5 (1.68%) Avaya
11 5 (1.68%) Isilon
11 5 (1.68%) LANDesk
11 5 (1.68%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.35%) IBM
13 3 (1.01%) Dell
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