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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL V3 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
ITIL Version 3
Rank 257 295 261
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -34
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 177 129 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.81% 0.58% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 0.72% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 108 118
Median daily rate £450 £400 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+22.30% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 3
Median hourly rate £13.25 £16.49 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.64% -17.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £25.49 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+5.94% +45.62%
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
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 V3
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing ITIL V3 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL V3 across the London region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

ITIL V3 Hourly Rate Histogram in London

ITIL V3
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 V3 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
City of London +42 27 £475 +0.52% 8
Croydon -4 13 £550 +123.57% 1
Westminster - 3 £600 -
Feltham +8 2 £315 -16.00%
Uxbridge +6 1 - -
Wimbledon - 1 - -
Bromley - 1 £425 -
ITIL V3
England

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 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 V3.

1 316 (100.00%) ITIL
2 102 (32.28%) Service Management
3 90 (28.48%) Service Delivery
4 78 (24.68%) PRINCE2
5 70 (22.15%) Project Management
6 66 (20.89%) Finance
7 64 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
7 64 (20.25%) Security Cleared
7 64 (20.25%) Service Design
8 61 (19.30%) Windows
9 57 (18.04%) ITSM
10 54 (17.09%) SC Cleared
11 53 (16.77%) Active Directory
12 50 (15.82%) Oracle
12 50 (15.82%) Degree
13 43 (13.61%) Microsoft
14 42 (13.29%) Linux
14 42 (13.29%) Change Management
15 41 (12.97%) ITIL V2
16 39 (12.34%) Unix
17 36 (11.39%) Firewall
17 36 (11.39%) Problem Management
18 35 (11.08%) DNS
19 33 (10.44%) VMware
20 31 (9.81%) Management Information System
20 31 (9.81%) SLA
20 31 (9.81%) TOGAF
21 29 (9.18%) Incident Management
22 27 (8.54%) Perl
23 26 (8.23%) MS Office

ITIL V3
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 11 (3.48%) MS Exchange
1 11 (3.48%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.85%) IIS
3 8 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (1.58%) WebSphere
4 5 (1.58%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (1.27%) CMS
6 3 (0.95%) Apache
6 3 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.95%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.63%) Confluence
7 2 (0.63%) MQSeries
7 2 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.63%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 26 (8.23%) MS Office
2 18 (5.70%) MS Excel
3 9 (2.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.58%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.95%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (3.16%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.95%) assyst
3 1 (0.32%) BASE24
3 1 (0.32%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.32%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.01%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.53%) Office 365
3 7 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.27%) IaaS
5 3 (0.95%) Google Apps
5 3 (0.95%) SaaS
6 2 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 36 (11.39%) Firewall
2 35 (11.08%) DNS
3 25 (7.91%) LDAP
4 19 (6.01%) WAN
5 18 (5.70%) LAN
5 18 (5.70%) TCP/IP
6 14 (4.43%) Internet
7 11 (3.48%) DHCP
8 8 (2.53%) SAN
8 8 (2.53%) SSL
9 7 (2.22%) HTTP
10 6 (1.90%) Wireless
11 5 (1.58%) Intranet
12 4 (1.27%) BGP
12 4 (1.27%) EIGRP
12 4 (1.27%) Network Security
13 3 (0.95%) H.323
13 3 (0.95%) MGCP
13 3 (0.95%) Structured Cabling
13 3 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (6.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.90%) DB2
3 5 (1.58%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.27%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.63%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.32%) Big Data
6 1 (0.32%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.32%) IMS/DB
6 1 (0.32%) KDB
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (4.75%) Jenkins
2 6 (1.90%) Artifactory
2 6 (1.90%) JIRA
3 2 (0.63%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.63%) Subversion
4 1 (0.32%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.32%) JUnit
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle APEX
General
1 66 (20.89%) Finance
2 15 (4.75%) Legal
3 12 (3.80%) Banking
4 11 (3.48%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.53%) Financial Institution
5 8 (2.53%) Retail
6 7 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.58%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.27%) Back Office
8 4 (1.27%) Law
9 3 (0.95%) Publishing
10 2 (0.63%) Billing
10 2 (0.63%) Electronics
10 2 (0.63%) French Language
11 1 (0.32%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.32%) Front Office
11 1 (0.32%) International Banking
11 1 (0.32%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.32%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 83 (26.27%) Architect
2 56 (17.72%) Service Architect
3 36 (11.39%) Analyst
4 35 (11.08%) Service Manager
5 15 (4.75%) Support Analyst
6 14 (4.43%) Automation Engineer
7 13 (4.11%) Consultant
7 13 (4.11%) ITIL Manager
7 13 (4.11%) Services Delivery Manager
8 12 (3.80%) Applications Support
8 12 (3.80%) Delivery Manager
8 12 (3.80%) Transition Manager
9 11 (3.48%) Applications Engineer
9 11 (3.48%) Desktop Support
9 11 (3.48%) ITIL Service Architect
9 11 (3.48%) Service Analyst
9 11 (3.48%) Support Engineer
10 10 (3.16%) DevOps Engineer
10 10 (3.16%) Management Consultant
10 10 (3.16%) Service Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (6.01%) HTML
2 8 (2.53%) Web Services
3 6 (1.90%) Middleware
3 6 (1.90%) XML
4 5 (1.58%) Ajax
5 4 (1.27%) CSS
6 2 (0.63%) J2EE
6 2 (0.63%) SAML
6 2 (0.63%) SOAP
7 1 (0.32%) .NET
7 1 (0.32%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.32%) CGI
7 1 (0.32%) iBATIS
7 1 (0.32%) JSP
7 1 (0.32%) REST
7 1 (0.32%) Servlets
7 1 (0.32%) Spring
7 1 (0.32%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.81%) Management Information System
2 25 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (7.91%) Data Centre
3 15 (4.75%) Clustering
3 15 (4.75%) Public Cloud
4 11 (3.48%) Data Protection Act
5 9 (2.85%) Freedom of Information
6 8 (2.53%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.22%) Freedom of Information Act
8 6 (1.90%) Hedge funds
8 6 (1.90%) PMI
9 5 (1.58%) Fat Client
9 5 (1.58%) Thin Client
10 4 (1.27%) Blackberry
10 4 (1.27%) CESG
10 4 (1.27%) CESG CLAS
10 4 (1.27%) Smartphone
10 4 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (0.95%) Mainframe
11 3 (0.95%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 61 (19.30%) Windows
2 42 (13.29%) Linux
3 39 (12.34%) Unix
4 23 (7.28%) Windows Server
5 18 (5.70%) Windows 7
6 13 (4.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (3.80%) AIX
8 10 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (2.85%) Oracle Linux
10 8 (2.53%) SUSE
10 8 (2.53%) Windows 8
11 6 (1.90%) Windows XP
12 5 (1.58%) Apple iOS
12 5 (1.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.63%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.63%) Solaris
13 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.32%) Android
14 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.32%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 316 (100.00%) ITIL
2 102 (32.28%) Service Management
3 90 (28.48%) Service Delivery
4 78 (24.68%) PRINCE2
5 70 (22.15%) Project Management
6 64 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
6 64 (20.25%) Service Design
7 57 (18.04%) ITSM
8 42 (13.29%) Change Management
9 41 (12.97%) ITIL V2
10 36 (11.39%) Problem Management
11 31 (9.81%) TOGAF
12 29 (9.18%) Incident Management
13 26 (8.23%) Mentoring
14 22 (6.96%) Configuration Management
15 19 (6.01%) Stakeholder Management
16 18 (5.70%) Data Protection
17 16 (5.06%) Continuous Improvement
17 16 (5.06%) High Availability
18 15 (4.75%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 27 (8.54%) Perl
2 24 (7.59%) Bash Shell
3 23 (7.28%) PowerShell
4 17 (5.38%) Python
5 16 (5.06%) SQL
6 9 (2.85%) JavaScript
6 9 (2.85%) Shell Script
7 8 (2.53%) Korn
8 7 (2.22%) C
9 6 (1.90%) Java
10 3 (0.95%) VBA
10 3 (0.95%) VBScript
11 1 (0.32%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.32%) C++
11 1 (0.32%) COBOL
11 1 (0.32%) JCL
11 1 (0.32%) PHP
11 1 (0.32%) REXX
11 1 (0.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 64 (20.25%) Security Cleared
2 54 (17.09%) SC Cleared
3 50 (15.82%) Degree
4 20 (6.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (6.01%) MBCS
6 17 (5.38%) ITIL Certification
7 13 (4.11%) PMI Certification
8 11 (3.48%) PMP
8 11 (3.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 10 (3.16%) MCSE
10 9 (2.85%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (2.53%) MCSA
12 7 (2.22%) CESG Certified Professional
13 6 (1.90%) DV Cleared
14 5 (1.58%) CISSP
14 5 (1.58%) MCP
15 4 (1.27%) A+ Certification
15 4 (1.27%) CAPM
15 4 (1.27%) CCNA
15 4 (1.27%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (9.81%) SLA
2 21 (6.65%) COBIT
3 15 (4.75%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 8 (2.53%) PCI DSS
5 6 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (1.27%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.63%) BS7799
8 1 (0.32%) GPG13
8 1 (0.32%) ISO27005
System Software
1 53 (16.77%) Active Directory
2 25 (7.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (4.75%) vSphere
4 8 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.27%) NFS
5 4 (1.27%) Samba
5 4 (1.27%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.95%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.63%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.63%) ProxySG
7 2 (0.63%) XenApp
7 2 (0.63%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.32%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.32%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 23 (7.28%) Ansible
2 9 (2.85%) Puppet
3 5 (1.58%) SCOM
4 4 (1.27%) SCCM
5 3 (0.95%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.63%) AppManager
6 2 (0.63%) BladeLogic
6 2 (0.63%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.32%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.32%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.32%) Control-M
7 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.32%) Simpana
7 1 (0.32%) ThinApp
7 1 (0.32%) Thomson Reuters DACS
7 1 (0.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 50 (15.82%) Oracle
2 43 (13.61%) Microsoft
3 33 (10.44%) VMware
4 25 (7.91%) ServiceNow
5 23 (7.28%) Cisco
6 20 (6.33%) BMC
7 18 (5.70%) Citrix
8 15 (4.75%) HP
9 14 (4.43%) TOWER Software
10 11 (3.48%) Remedy
10 11 (3.48%) SAP
11 10 (3.16%) NetApp
12 9 (2.85%) SolarWinds
13 8 (2.53%) IBM
14 7 (2.22%) Juniper
14 7 (2.22%) LANDesk
15 6 (1.90%) Red Hat
16 5 (1.58%) Apple
16 5 (1.58%) Avaya
16 5 (1.58%) EMC
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £440 per day + depending experience
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £10.00 - £15.00 per hour
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £400.00 - £420.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago