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 27 August 2015 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 340 368 366
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -2
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 74 60 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.25% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.31% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 38 37
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £222 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £500 £529
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £333
% change year-on-year
- +12.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £11.00 £19.00 £18.22
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.10% +4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £19.00 £16.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £19.00 £19.64
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £28.25 -
% change year-on-year
-41.59% -
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
18499 19125 19846
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.58% 78.95% 78.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 13196 13290 13867
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 204 221 235
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -10.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+27.45% -15.00%

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 27 August 2015.

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 27 August 2015. 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
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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 +9 16 £364 -23.36% 5
Croydon -20 1 - -
Feltham - 1 £445 -
Docklands, London - 1 £350 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £650 -
Wimbledon - 1 - -
ITIL V3
England

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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.

1 155 (100.00%) ITIL
2 65 (41.94%) Service Management
3 36 (23.23%) Service Delivery
4 35 (22.58%) Finance
5 34 (21.94%) Project Management
6 27 (17.42%) Windows
6 27 (17.42%) SLA
7 26 (16.77%) ITSM
8 25 (16.13%) Active Directory
9 24 (15.48%) Analytical Skills
10 22 (14.19%) Microsoft
10 22 (14.19%) Change Management
11 20 (12.90%) MS Office
11 20 (12.90%) Degree
12 18 (11.61%) Configuration Management
13 17 (10.97%) PRINCE2
13 17 (10.97%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (10.97%) Security Cleared
14 14 (9.03%) ServiceNow
14 14 (9.03%) Asset Management
15 13 (8.39%) VMware
15 13 (8.39%) SQL
15 13 (8.39%) Business Intelligence
16 12 (7.74%) Spanish Language
17 11 (7.10%) Problem Management
17 11 (7.10%) Management Information System
17 11 (7.10%) Cisco
17 11 (7.10%) TCP/IP
17 11 (7.10%) IIS
17 11 (7.10%) UNIX

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 (7.10%) IIS
1 11 (7.10%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.23%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.29%) CMS
4 2 (1.29%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.65%) Node.js
5 1 (0.65%) LiveLink
5 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.65%) Lync
5 1 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.65%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 20 (12.90%) MS Office
2 6 (3.87%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.94%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.23%) SAP SRM
1 5 (3.23%) SAP GRC
2 4 (2.58%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (2.58%) Maximo
3 2 (1.29%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.65%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.65%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.29%) SaaS
2 1 (0.65%) Office 365
2 1 (0.65%) IaaS
2 1 (0.65%) Yammer
2 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.10%) TCP/IP
2 8 (5.16%) DNS
2 8 (5.16%) SAN
3 7 (4.52%) DHCP
3 7 (4.52%) Firewall
4 6 (3.87%) LAN
4 6 (3.87%) WAN
5 5 (3.23%) Wireless
6 4 (2.58%) Frame Relay
6 4 (2.58%) X.25
6 4 (2.58%) SNA
6 4 (2.58%) Intranet
6 4 (2.58%) Extranet
6 4 (2.58%) VoIP
6 4 (2.58%) ATM
6 4 (2.58%) IPX
6 4 (2.58%) IPX/SPX
7 2 (1.29%) SNMP
7 2 (1.29%) HTTP
7 2 (1.29%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.23%) SAP BW
1 5 (3.23%) Relational Database
2 4 (2.58%) Oracle Database
2 4 (2.58%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.94%) EDRMS
4 2 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.65%) Big Data
5 1 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.65%) SAP BI
5 1 (0.65%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (0.65%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (0.65%) Cognos Metric Studio
Development Applications
1 3 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.29%) Subversion
3 1 (0.65%) JIRA
General
1 35 (22.58%) Finance
2 12 (7.74%) Spanish Language
3 9 (5.81%) Banking
4 6 (3.87%) Retail
5 3 (1.94%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.29%) Law
6 2 (1.29%) Legal
6 2 (1.29%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.29%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.29%) German Language
7 1 (0.65%) Local Government
7 1 (0.65%) Marketing
7 1 (0.65%) French Language
7 1 (0.65%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 46 (29.68%) Analyst
2 23 (14.84%) Service Manager
3 18 (11.61%) Service Analyst
4 13 (8.39%) Architect
5 12 (7.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (6.45%) IT Services Manager
7 9 (5.81%) Services Delivery Analyst
7 9 (5.81%) Project Manager
7 9 (5.81%) Business Analyst
8 7 (4.52%) Service Architect
9 6 (3.87%) Support Analyst
10 5 (3.23%) Configuration Analyst
10 5 (3.23%) ITIL Expert
11 4 (2.58%) Service Transition Analyst
11 4 (2.58%) Service Operations Manager
11 4 (2.58%) ITIL Service Manager
11 4 (2.58%) Security Analyst
11 4 (2.58%) Transition Manager
11 4 (2.58%) ITIL Manager
11 4 (2.58%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.58%) Web Services
1 4 (2.58%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.29%) .NET
2 2 (1.29%) Middleware
3 1 (0.65%) Spring
3 1 (0.65%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.65%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.65%) JavaFX
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (0.65%) J2EE
3 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.65%) CSS
3 1 (0.65%) Struts
3 1 (0.65%) HTML
3 1 (0.65%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.48%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.10%) Management Information System
3 10 (6.45%) Data Centre
4 9 (5.81%) CMDB
5 8 (5.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 6 (3.87%) Performance Metrics
7 5 (3.23%) NHS
7 5 (3.23%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.58%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.94%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.94%) PDA
10 2 (1.29%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.29%) User Experience
10 2 (1.29%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.29%) CESG
10 2 (1.29%) CESG CLAS
11 1 (0.65%) LLPG
11 1 (0.65%) PMI
11 1 (0.65%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.65%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 27 (17.42%) Windows
2 11 (7.10%) UNIX
3 7 (4.52%) Linux
3 7 (4.52%) Windows 7
4 5 (3.23%) Android
4 5 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (2.58%) Solaris
6 3 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.29%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (100.00%) ITIL
2 65 (41.94%) Service Management
3 36 (23.23%) Service Delivery
4 34 (21.94%) Project Management
5 26 (16.77%) ITSM
6 22 (14.19%) Change Management
7 18 (11.61%) Configuration Management
8 17 (10.97%) PRINCE2
8 17 (10.97%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (9.03%) Asset Management
10 13 (8.39%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (7.10%) Problem Management
11 11 (7.10%) Release Management
12 9 (5.81%) Incident Management
13 8 (5.16%) Data Management
13 8 (5.16%) Information Security
14 7 (4.52%) Supplier Management
14 7 (4.52%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (4.52%) Patch Management
14 7 (4.52%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 13 (8.39%) SQL
2 6 (3.87%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.94%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.29%) Perl
4 2 (1.29%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.29%) Java
5 1 (0.65%) Ruby
5 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.65%) VBScript
5 1 (0.65%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (12.90%) Degree
2 17 (10.97%) Security Cleared
3 10 (6.45%) SC Cleared
3 10 (6.45%) MCSE
3 10 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (5.16%) CCNA
4 8 (5.16%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (4.52%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (3.23%) CISSP
7 4 (2.58%) CCNP
7 4 (2.58%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.94%) PMP
8 3 (1.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.29%) ISEB
10 1 (0.65%) MCP
10 1 (0.65%) MCSA
10 1 (0.65%) MCTS
10 1 (0.65%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (17.42%) SLA
2 6 (3.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.58%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.94%) QA
5 2 (1.29%) COBIT
6 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.65%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 25 (16.13%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.52%) XenApp
2 7 (4.52%) XenDesktop
3 6 (3.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.23%) vSphere
4 5 (3.23%) ISA Server
5 3 (1.94%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (1.94%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.65%) Xen
6 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (4.52%) SCCM
2 2 (1.29%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.29%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 2 (1.29%) Netcool
2 2 (1.29%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.65%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (14.19%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.03%) ServiceNow
3 13 (8.39%) VMware
4 11 (7.10%) Cisco
5 10 (6.45%) Oracle
6 9 (5.81%) Citrix
7 7 (4.52%) SAP
8 6 (3.87%) Remedy
9 5 (3.23%) EMC
9 5 (3.23%) Cognos
10 4 (2.58%) Infor
10 4 (2.58%) SolarWinds
11 3 (1.94%) F5
11 3 (1.94%) Bomgar
11 3 (1.94%) LANDesk
11 3 (1.94%) HP
12 2 (1.29%) CheckPoint
12 2 (1.29%) McAfee
12 2 (1.29%) Websense
12 2 (1.29%) IBM
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