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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Version 3
Rank 278 291 243
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -48
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 157 130 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.68% 0.58% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.72% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 102 132
Average daily rate £442 £400 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.37% +4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £331 £375
% change year-on-year
+16.98% -11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Average hourly rate £32.50 £16.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.96% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £15.44
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +94.33%
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
19259 18083 18813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.70% 80.71% 80.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 13992 12630 13319
Average daily rate £475 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 257 230
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% -14.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.83 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.34 £55.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 29 April 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 29 April 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
City of London +35 20 £474 +0.26% 14
Croydon 0 13 £550 +152.87%
Feltham +6 3 £330 -12.00%
Westminster - 2 £613 -
Bromley - 1 £425 -
Wimbledon - 1 - -
ITIL V3
England

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

1 313 (100.00%) ITIL
2 105 (33.55%) Service Management
3 87 (27.80%) Service Delivery
4 80 (25.56%) PRINCE2
5 73 (23.32%) Project Management
6 65 (20.77%) Finance
6 65 (20.77%) Security Cleared
7 64 (20.45%) Service Design
8 56 (17.89%) Agile Software Development
9 54 (17.25%) Degree
9 54 (17.25%) ITSM
10 52 (16.61%) SC Cleared
11 50 (15.97%) Windows
12 43 (13.74%) Oracle
13 41 (13.10%) Change Management
14 38 (12.14%) Active Directory
15 37 (11.82%) Microsoft
16 36 (11.50%) Linux
16 36 (11.50%) ITIL V2
17 35 (11.18%) Problem Management
18 32 (10.22%) Unix
18 32 (10.22%) SLA
18 32 (10.22%) Incident Management
18 32 (10.22%) Data Centre
19 31 (9.90%) VMware
19 31 (9.90%) Firewall
20 29 (9.27%) DNS
21 28 (8.95%) ServiceNow
22 27 (8.63%) TOGAF
23 26 (8.31%) Management Information System

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 (3.51%) CMS
2 9 (2.88%) MS Exchange
3 8 (2.56%) IIS
3 8 (2.56%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (1.60%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.60%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (1.28%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.96%) Apache
7 3 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.64%) Confluence
8 2 (0.64%) MQSeries
8 2 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.64%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 22 (7.03%) MS Office
2 17 (5.43%) MS Excel
3 9 (2.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.60%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.28%) MS Project
6 1 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 10 (3.19%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.96%) assyst
3 2 (0.64%) SAP GRC
3 2 (0.64%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.32%) BASE24
4 1 (0.32%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.32%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (1.92%) Office 365
4 4 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.64%) SaaS
6 1 (0.32%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.32%) IaaS
6 1 (0.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (9.90%) Firewall
2 29 (9.27%) DNS
3 15 (4.79%) LDAP
4 13 (4.15%) Internet
5 12 (3.83%) DHCP
6 11 (3.51%) LAN
6 11 (3.51%) TCP/IP
6 11 (3.51%) WAN
7 9 (2.88%) SSL
8 8 (2.56%) SAN
9 7 (2.24%) Wireless
10 6 (1.92%) HTTP
10 6 (1.92%) Intranet
11 5 (1.60%) BGP
11 5 (1.60%) EIGRP
11 5 (1.60%) Structured Cabling
11 5 (1.60%) VoIP
12 4 (1.28%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (1.28%) H.323
12 4 (1.28%) MGCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.15%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.92%) DB2
3 5 (1.60%) Oracle Database
3 5 (1.60%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.28%) SAP BW
5 3 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.32%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.32%) Big Data
7 1 (0.32%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.32%) IMS/DB
7 1 (0.32%) KDB
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (2.24%) Jenkins
1 7 (2.24%) JIRA
2 3 (0.96%) Artifactory
2 3 (0.96%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.96%) Subversion
3 1 (0.32%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.32%) JUnit
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle APEX
General
1 65 (20.77%) Finance
2 16 (5.11%) Telecoms
3 11 (3.51%) Banking
4 10 (3.19%) Legal
5 7 (2.24%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (1.92%) Retail
7 5 (1.60%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.28%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.96%) Back Office
9 3 (0.96%) Publishing
10 2 (0.64%) Electronics
10 2 (0.64%) Law
11 1 (0.32%) Billing
11 1 (0.32%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.32%) French Language
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 74 (23.64%) Architect
2 48 (15.34%) Service Architect
3 36 (11.50%) Analyst
4 35 (11.18%) Service Manager
5 18 (5.75%) Consultant
6 16 (5.11%) Service Analyst
7 13 (4.15%) Applications Support
7 13 (4.15%) Management Consultant
7 13 (4.15%) Service Management Consultant
8 11 (3.51%) Applications Engineer
8 11 (3.51%) Support Analyst
8 11 (3.51%) Support Engineer
8 11 (3.51%) Transition Manager
9 10 (3.19%) ITIL Manager
9 10 (3.19%) Project Manager
9 10 (3.19%) Services Delivery Manager
10 9 (2.88%) Delivery Manager
10 9 (2.88%) Desktop Support
10 9 (2.88%) IT Manager
10 9 (2.88%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.79%) Web Services
2 11 (3.51%) Ajax
3 9 (2.88%) HTML
4 7 (2.24%) Middleware
5 4 (1.28%) XML
6 3 (0.96%) J2EE
7 2 (0.64%) SAML
8 1 (0.32%) .NET
8 1 (0.32%) 802.1X
8 1 (0.32%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.32%) CGI
8 1 (0.32%) CSS
8 1 (0.32%) iBATIS
8 1 (0.32%) JSP
8 1 (0.32%) Servlets
8 1 (0.32%) SOAP
8 1 (0.32%) Spring
8 1 (0.32%) XHTML
8 1 (0.32%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.22%) Data Centre
2 26 (8.31%) Management Information System
3 24 (7.67%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (3.51%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.56%) Clustering
5 8 (2.56%) Data Protection Act
6 7 (2.24%) Public Cloud
7 6 (1.92%) Freedom of Information
7 6 (1.92%) Freedom of Information Act
8 5 (1.60%) Mainframe
8 5 (1.60%) PMI
9 4 (1.28%) Blackberry
9 4 (1.28%) CESG
9 4 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.96%) CESG CLAS
10 3 (0.96%) FMCG
10 3 (0.96%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.96%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.64%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.64%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 50 (15.97%) Windows
2 36 (11.50%) Linux
3 32 (10.22%) Unix
4 19 (6.07%) Windows Server
5 16 (5.11%) Windows 7
6 12 (3.83%) AIX
7 11 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (2.88%) Oracle Linux
9 8 (2.56%) SUSE
9 8 (2.56%) Windows 8
10 5 (1.60%) Apple iOS
10 5 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (1.28%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.96%) Android
12 3 (0.96%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.64%) Solaris
13 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.32%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (100.00%) ITIL
2 105 (33.55%) Service Management
3 87 (27.80%) Service Delivery
4 80 (25.56%) PRINCE2
5 73 (23.32%) Project Management
6 64 (20.45%) Service Design
7 56 (17.89%) Agile Software Development
8 54 (17.25%) ITSM
9 41 (13.10%) Change Management
10 36 (11.50%) ITIL V2
11 35 (11.18%) Problem Management
12 32 (10.22%) Incident Management
13 27 (8.63%) TOGAF
14 25 (7.99%) Mentoring
15 22 (7.03%) Stakeholder Management
16 21 (6.71%) Configuration Management
17 18 (5.75%) Risk Management
18 17 (5.43%) Business Continuity
18 17 (5.43%) Continuous Improvement
18 17 (5.43%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 18 (5.75%) Perl
2 16 (5.11%) Bash Shell
3 14 (4.47%) PowerShell
3 14 (4.47%) SQL
4 9 (2.88%) Python
5 8 (2.56%) C
5 8 (2.56%) Korn
6 7 (2.24%) Java
6 7 (2.24%) JavaScript
6 7 (2.24%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.96%) VBScript
8 2 (0.64%) VBA
9 1 (0.32%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.32%) C++
9 1 (0.32%) COBOL
9 1 (0.32%) JCL
9 1 (0.32%) PHP
9 1 (0.32%) REXX
9 1 (0.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 65 (20.77%) Security Cleared
2 54 (17.25%) Degree
3 52 (16.61%) SC Cleared
4 19 (6.07%) MBCS
5 15 (4.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (4.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 12 (3.83%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (3.19%) PMI Certification
8 9 (2.88%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (2.88%) DV Cleared
8 9 (2.88%) MCSE
9 8 (2.56%) PMP
10 7 (2.24%) MCSA
11 6 (1.92%) CESG Certified Professional
12 5 (1.60%) BICSI Certification
12 5 (1.60%) BICSI RCDD
13 4 (1.28%) APMP
13 4 (1.28%) CCNP
13 4 (1.28%) CISSP
13 4 (1.28%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (10.22%) SLA
2 15 (4.79%) COBIT
3 11 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 8 (2.56%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.96%) Disclosure Scotland
7 3 (0.96%) ISO22301
8 2 (0.64%) BS7799
9 1 (0.32%) GPG13
9 1 (0.32%) ISO27005
9 1 (0.32%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.32%) QA
System Software
1 38 (12.14%) Active Directory
2 22 (7.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (4.47%) vSphere
4 8 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.28%) NFS
5 4 (1.28%) Samba
5 4 (1.28%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.96%) XenApp
7 2 (0.64%) ProxySG
7 2 (0.64%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.32%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.32%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 15 (4.79%) Ansible
2 9 (2.88%) Puppet
3 4 (1.28%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (1.28%) SCCM
3 4 (1.28%) SCOM
4 2 (0.64%) AppManager
4 2 (0.64%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (0.64%) WSUS
5 1 (0.32%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.32%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.32%) Casper Suite
5 1 (0.32%) Control-M
5 1 (0.32%) MOM
5 1 (0.32%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (0.32%) Simpana
5 1 (0.32%) ThinApp
5 1 (0.32%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 43 (13.74%) Oracle
2 37 (11.82%) Microsoft
3 31 (9.90%) VMware
4 28 (8.95%) ServiceNow
5 23 (7.35%) Cisco
6 19 (6.07%) BMC
7 15 (4.79%) Citrix
7 15 (4.79%) SAP
8 12 (3.83%) HP
8 12 (3.83%) Remedy
9 10 (3.19%) NetApp
9 10 (3.19%) SolarWinds
10 8 (2.56%) Apple
10 8 (2.56%) IBM
11 7 (2.24%) LANDesk
11 7 (2.24%) TOWER Software
12 6 (1.92%) Juniper
13 5 (1.60%) Avaya
13 5 (1.60%) EMC
13 5 (1.60%) Red Hat
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £440 per day + depending experience
Posted: 15 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £10.00 - £15.00 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Complete Tech Limited
Rate: Up to £575 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
AAP3
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £90 - £94 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £495.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago