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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Version 3
Rank 233 285 267
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -18
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 201 152 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.94% 0.65% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 0.80% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 119 114
Median daily rate £485 £405 £426
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.75% -4.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £250 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £514 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £328 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.32% -6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 5
Median hourly rate £12.50 £16.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -14.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £20.57 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+33.67% +17.55%
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
18004 18969 19001
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.32% 81.18% 81.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 13177 13453 13480
Median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median 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 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 246 239
Median hourly rate £21.64 £22.18 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +10.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.50 £53.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

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 25 June 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL V3 within the London region over the 3 months to 25 June 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 +49 39 £525 +16.66% 7
Croydon -10 8 £452 +83.53% 3
Westminster - 4 £588 -
Uxbridge +2 3 - -
Bromley -8 3 £700 +55.55%
Wimbledon -2 1 - -
Southwark - 1 - -
ITIL V3
England

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 336 (100.00%) ITIL
2 106 (31.55%) Service Management
3 100 (29.76%) Service Delivery
4 77 (22.92%) Finance
5 76 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
6 75 (22.32%) Service Design
7 73 (21.73%) PRINCE2
8 71 (21.13%) Security Cleared
9 70 (20.83%) Project Management
10 61 (18.15%) Active Directory
11 60 (17.86%) Windows
11 60 (17.86%) ITSM
12 59 (17.56%) SC Cleared
13 52 (15.48%) Degree
14 50 (14.88%) Change Management
15 48 (14.29%) Oracle
15 48 (14.29%) ITIL V2
16 45 (13.39%) Microsoft
17 44 (13.10%) Unix
18 43 (12.80%) Stakeholder Management
19 41 (12.20%) DNS
19 41 (12.20%) Problem Management
20 39 (11.61%) Incident Management
20 39 (11.61%) Linux
21 37 (11.01%) Firewall
22 35 (10.42%) Management Information System
23 34 (10.12%) VMware
24 33 (9.82%) SLA
25 32 (9.52%) Perl
26 30 (8.93%) TOGAF

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 16 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 11 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (3.27%) IIS
2 11 (3.27%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.49%) WebSphere
3 5 (1.49%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (1.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (0.89%) Apache
5 3 (0.89%) CMS
5 3 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (0.89%) Skype for Business
5 3 (0.89%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.60%) Confluence
6 2 (0.60%) MQSeries
6 2 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.30%) WebLogic
Applications
1 24 (7.14%) MS Office
2 20 (5.95%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.08%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.89%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.79%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.60%) assyst
3 1 (0.30%) BASE24
3 1 (0.30%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.30%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 23 (6.85%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (3.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (3.87%) Office 365
3 9 (2.68%) SaaS
4 8 (2.38%) IaaS
5 7 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (2.08%) Google Apps
6 6 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.30%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 41 (12.20%) DNS
2 37 (11.01%) Firewall
3 25 (7.44%) LDAP
4 21 (6.25%) WAN
5 18 (5.36%) Internet
5 18 (5.36%) TCP/IP
6 17 (5.06%) LAN
7 16 (4.76%) DHCP
8 13 (3.87%) SSL
9 10 (2.98%) HTTP
9 10 (2.98%) Network Security
9 10 (2.98%) SAN
10 9 (2.68%) Wireless
11 7 (2.08%) BIG-IP
11 7 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (2.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 7 (2.08%) VPN
12 6 (1.79%) BGP
12 6 (1.79%) EIGRP
13 4 (1.19%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.36%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.79%) DB2
2 6 (1.79%) Oracle Database
3 5 (1.49%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.60%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.30%) Big Data
6 1 (0.30%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.30%) IMS/DB
6 1 (0.30%) KDB
6 1 (0.30%) MySQL
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (4.46%) Jenkins
2 6 (1.79%) Artifactory
2 6 (1.79%) JIRA
3 2 (0.60%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.60%) Subversion
4 1 (0.30%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.30%) JUnit
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle APEX
General
1 77 (22.92%) Finance
2 22 (6.55%) Legal
3 18 (5.36%) Telecoms
4 17 (5.06%) Banking
5 11 (3.27%) Financial Institution
6 8 (2.38%) Retail
7 7 (2.08%) Back Office
8 5 (1.49%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.49%) Law
8 5 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.89%) French Language
9 3 (0.89%) Publishing
10 2 (0.60%) Advertising
10 2 (0.60%) Billing
10 2 (0.60%) German Language
11 1 (0.30%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.30%) Front Office
11 1 (0.30%) International Banking
11 1 (0.30%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.30%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 91 (27.08%) Architect
2 66 (19.64%) Service Architect
3 42 (12.50%) Service Manager
4 32 (9.52%) Analyst
5 17 (5.06%) ITIL Manager
6 15 (4.46%) Delivery Manager
6 15 (4.46%) Services Delivery Manager
7 14 (4.17%) Automation Engineer
7 14 (4.17%) ITIL Service Architect
8 12 (3.57%) Applications Support
8 12 (3.57%) Support Analyst
9 11 (3.27%) Applications Engineer
9 11 (3.27%) Consultant
9 11 (3.27%) Project Manager
10 10 (2.98%) DevOps Engineer
10 10 (2.98%) ITIL Service Manager
10 10 (2.98%) Network Engineer
11 9 (2.68%) Desktop Support
11 9 (2.68%) Management Consultant
11 9 (2.68%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (7.44%) HTML
2 12 (3.57%) Web Services
2 12 (3.57%) XML
3 10 (2.98%) CSS
4 9 (2.68%) Ajax
5 7 (2.08%) Middleware
6 4 (1.19%) SOAP
7 2 (0.60%) J2EE
7 2 (0.60%) REST
7 2 (0.60%) SAML
8 1 (0.30%) iBATIS
8 1 (0.30%) JAX-WS
8 1 (0.30%) jQuery
8 1 (0.30%) JSP
8 1 (0.30%) Servlets
8 1 (0.30%) Spring
8 1 (0.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.30%) WSDL
8 1 (0.30%) XHTML
8 1 (0.30%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (10.42%) Management Information System
2 29 (8.63%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (8.63%) Data Centre
3 17 (5.06%) Clustering
4 15 (4.46%) Public Cloud
5 11 (3.27%) Data Protection Act
5 11 (3.27%) Freedom of Information
6 10 (2.98%) Computer Science
6 10 (2.98%) Hedge funds
7 9 (2.68%) PMI
8 7 (2.08%) Freedom of Information Act
9 6 (1.79%) Fat Client
9 6 (1.79%) Thin Client
10 4 (1.19%) Blackberry
10 4 (1.19%) CESG
10 4 (1.19%) CESG CLAS
10 4 (1.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 4 (1.19%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.89%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.89%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 60 (17.86%) Windows
2 44 (13.10%) Unix
3 39 (11.61%) Linux
4 25 (7.44%) Windows Server
5 19 (5.65%) Windows 7
6 16 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (4.46%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (3.57%) AIX
9 9 (2.68%) Oracle Linux
10 8 (2.38%) SUSE
11 6 (1.79%) Windows 8
11 6 (1.79%) Windows XP
12 5 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (1.19%) Apple iOS
13 4 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.60%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.60%) Solaris
15 1 (0.30%) Android
15 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.30%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 336 (100.00%) ITIL
2 106 (31.55%) Service Management
3 100 (29.76%) Service Delivery
4 76 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
5 75 (22.32%) Service Design
6 73 (21.73%) PRINCE2
7 70 (20.83%) Project Management
8 60 (17.86%) ITSM
9 50 (14.88%) Change Management
10 48 (14.29%) ITIL V2
11 43 (12.80%) Stakeholder Management
12 41 (12.20%) Problem Management
13 39 (11.61%) Incident Management
14 30 (8.93%) TOGAF
15 28 (8.33%) Mentoring
16 24 (7.14%) Configuration Management
17 20 (5.95%) Data Protection
18 18 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
18 18 (5.36%) High Availability
18 18 (5.36%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (9.52%) Perl
2 27 (8.04%) PowerShell
3 24 (7.14%) Bash Shell
4 19 (5.65%) SQL
5 17 (5.06%) Python
6 15 (4.46%) JavaScript
7 10 (2.98%) Shell Script
8 8 (2.38%) Korn
9 5 (1.49%) Java
10 4 (1.19%) C
11 3 (0.89%) VBA
11 3 (0.89%) VBScript
12 1 (0.30%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.30%) C++
12 1 (0.30%) COBOL
12 1 (0.30%) JCL
12 1 (0.30%) PHP
12 1 (0.30%) REXX
Qualifications
1 71 (21.13%) Security Cleared
2 59 (17.56%) SC Cleared
3 52 (15.48%) Degree
4 24 (7.14%) MBCS
4 24 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (5.65%) PMI Certification
6 17 (5.06%) ITIL Certification
7 16 (4.76%) PMP
8 14 (4.17%) CISSP
9 12 (3.57%) MCSE
10 10 (2.98%) MCSA
11 8 (2.38%) ISSAP
12 7 (2.08%) CESG Certified Professional
13 6 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 5 (1.49%) A+ Certification
14 5 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
14 5 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
14 5 (1.49%) DV Cleared
14 5 (1.49%) IISP
14 5 (1.49%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (9.82%) SLA
2 22 (6.55%) COBIT
3 15 (4.46%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 8 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (2.38%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.49%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.60%) BS7799
7 2 (0.60%) GPG13
8 1 (0.30%) ISO27005
System Software
1 61 (18.15%) Active Directory
2 28 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (3.87%) vSphere
4 8 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (2.08%) ProxySG
6 5 (1.49%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.49%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.60%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.30%) vCloud
8 1 (0.30%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.30%) XenApp
8 1 (0.30%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (6.85%) Ansible
2 9 (2.68%) Puppet
2 9 (2.68%) SCOM
3 6 (1.79%) SCCM
4 4 (1.19%) AirWatch
5 3 (0.89%) WSUS
6 2 (0.60%) BladeLogic
6 2 (0.60%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.60%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.60%) ServiceCenter
7 1 (0.30%) AppManager
7 1 (0.30%) Control-M
7 1 (0.30%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.30%) MIMEsweeper
7 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.30%) Thomson Reuters DACS
Vendors
1 48 (14.29%) Oracle
2 45 (13.39%) Microsoft
3 34 (10.12%) VMware
4 29 (8.63%) ServiceNow
5 28 (8.33%) Cisco
6 23 (6.85%) Citrix
7 18 (5.36%) HP
8 15 (4.46%) BMC
9 14 (4.17%) Juniper
9 14 (4.17%) TOWER Software
10 11 (3.27%) SAP
11 10 (2.98%) Remedy
12 9 (2.68%) CheckPoint
13 8 (2.38%) IBM
14 7 (2.08%) Blue Coat
14 7 (2.08%) F5
14 7 (2.08%) Google
15 6 (1.79%) SolarWinds
16 5 (1.49%) Avaya
16 5 (1.49%) NetApp
West London
Reed Technology
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £28k - 30k per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
AAP3
Rate: Attractive based on experience
Posted: Yesterday
London
onezeero.
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £10.00 - £15.00 per hour
Posted: 25 days ago