The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 337 336 302
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -34
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 63 82 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.34% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.44% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 48 65
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £300 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £528 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £353 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.54% -6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Average hourly rate £19.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 - £32.89
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18040 18538 19441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.72% 76.41% 73.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 12586 12861 12944
Average daily rate £442 £450 £443
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.77% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 252 381
Average hourly rate £20.50 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.45% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £51.30 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
ITIL V3
England

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014. 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 +18 12 £337 -23.73% 4
Canary Wharf - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
ITIL V3
England

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

1 143 (100.00%) ITIL
2 59 (41.26%) Service Management
3 36 (25.17%) Microsoft
4 34 (23.78%) Windows
4 34 (23.78%) Security Cleared
5 30 (20.98%) Finance
6 29 (20.28%) MS Office
7 27 (18.88%) Project Management
8 26 (18.18%) PRINCE2
8 26 (18.18%) Change Management
9 24 (16.78%) Remedy
10 21 (14.69%) MS Excel
11 20 (13.99%) Active Directory
11 20 (13.99%) Service Delivery
11 20 (13.99%) Management Information System
12 19 (13.29%) SC Cleared
13 18 (12.59%) SLA
14 17 (11.89%) ITIL V2
15 16 (11.19%) ITSM
15 16 (11.19%) Banking
16 15 (10.49%) Incident Management
16 15 (10.49%) Degree
17 14 (9.79%) Telecoms
18 13 (9.09%) Problem Management
19 12 (8.39%) Configuration Management
20 11 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
20 11 (7.69%) Windows XP
20 11 (7.69%) VPN
20 11 (7.69%) Windows 7
21 10 (6.99%) DV Cleared

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 6 (4.20%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.50%) IIS
2 5 (3.50%) MQSeries
2 5 (3.50%) CMS
3 3 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.10%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.70%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.70%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.70%) Lync
Applications
1 29 (20.28%) MS Office
2 21 (14.69%) MS Excel
3 10 (6.99%) MS Visio
4 9 (6.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (4.90%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (6.99%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (5.59%) Cognos TM1
2 8 (5.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 5 (3.50%) assyst
4 1 (0.70%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.50%) Office 365
2 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.69%) VPN
2 9 (6.29%) TCP/IP
3 8 (5.59%) Firewall
4 5 (3.50%) Wireless
4 5 (3.50%) DNS
4 5 (3.50%) LAN
4 5 (3.50%) WAN
5 4 (2.80%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (2.80%) VoIP
5 4 (2.80%) Internet
6 1 (0.70%) MPLS
6 1 (0.70%) OSPF
6 1 (0.70%) BGP
6 1 (0.70%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.70%) VLAN
6 1 (0.70%) ISDN
6 1 (0.70%) SMS
6 1 (0.70%) SSL
6 1 (0.70%) SAN
6 1 (0.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.59%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 8 (5.59%) Cognos Metric Studio
2 3 (2.10%) Cognos Report Studio
2 3 (2.10%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (2.10%) Oracle ODI
2 3 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.10%) Essbase
3 2 (1.40%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.70%) DTS
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 7
4 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Dreamweaver
General
1 30 (20.98%) Finance
2 16 (11.19%) Banking
3 14 (9.79%) Telecoms
4 9 (6.29%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.50%) Front Office
5 5 (3.50%) Back Office
6 3 (2.10%) Marketing
7 2 (1.40%) Retail
8 1 (0.70%) Legal
8 1 (0.70%) Publishing
8 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 48 (33.57%) Analyst
2 26 (18.18%) Service Analyst
3 17 (11.89%) Consultant
3 17 (11.89%) Service Desk Analyst
4 12 (8.39%) Service Manager
5 11 (7.69%) Architect
6 10 (6.99%) Support Analyst
7 9 (6.29%) Process Analyst
8 8 (5.59%) Designer
9 7 (4.90%) Cognos Support
9 7 (4.90%) Support Consultant
9 7 (4.90%) Management Consultant
9 7 (4.90%) Coordinator
9 7 (4.90%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 7 (4.90%) Cognos Consultant
9 7 (4.90%) Incident Manager
10 6 (4.20%) Project Manager
10 6 (4.20%) 2nd Line Support
11 5 (3.50%) Process Consultant
11 5 (3.50%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.50%) .NET
1 5 (3.50%) Web Services
1 5 (3.50%) XML
1 5 (3.50%) WCF
2 1 (0.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.99%) Management Information System
2 8 (5.59%) CMDB
3 5 (3.50%) Market Risk
3 5 (3.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (2.80%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.80%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.10%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.10%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.40%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.70%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (0.70%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.70%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.70%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.70%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.70%) Open Source
7 1 (0.70%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 34 (23.78%) Windows
2 11 (7.69%) Windows XP
2 11 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 8 (5.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (3.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.80%) UNIX
5 4 (2.80%) Android
6 3 (2.10%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.40%) Solaris
7 2 (1.40%) Linux
7 2 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.70%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.70%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (100.00%) ITIL
2 59 (41.26%) Service Management
3 27 (18.88%) Project Management
4 26 (18.18%) Change Management
4 26 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 20 (13.99%) Service Delivery
6 17 (11.89%) ITIL V2
7 16 (11.19%) ITSM
8 15 (10.49%) Incident Management
9 13 (9.09%) Problem Management
10 12 (8.39%) Configuration Management
11 9 (6.29%) Migration
11 9 (6.29%) Release Management
12 8 (5.59%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (5.59%) Asset Management
12 8 (5.59%) Workflow
12 8 (5.59%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (4.90%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (4.90%) Risk Management
13 7 (4.90%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.20%) SQL
2 5 (3.50%) VB.NET
2 5 (3.50%) Python
2 5 (3.50%) C
2 5 (3.50%) C#
2 5 (3.50%) C++
3 3 (2.10%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.70%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (23.78%) Security Cleared
2 19 (13.29%) SC Cleared
3 15 (10.49%) Degree
4 11 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (6.99%) DV Cleared
6 7 (4.90%) MCP
7 6 (4.20%) MCSA
7 6 (4.20%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (2.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (2.80%) CISA
8 4 (2.80%) CISM
8 4 (2.80%) MOS
8 4 (2.80%) CISSP
9 2 (1.40%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.40%) MCSE
9 2 (1.40%) A+ Certification
9 2 (1.40%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.70%) PMP
10 1 (0.70%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.70%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.59%) SLA
2 8 (5.59%) COBIT
3 2 (1.40%) QA
System Software
1 20 (13.99%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.10%) XenApp
3 2 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.70%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.70%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 4 (2.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (2.80%) SCCM
2 3 (2.10%) HP UCMDB
2 3 (2.10%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.70%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 36 (25.17%) Microsoft
2 24 (16.78%) Remedy
3 9 (6.29%) BMC
3 9 (6.29%) Cognos
4 8 (5.59%) HP
5 7 (4.90%) Citrix
5 7 (4.90%) Sophos
6 6 (4.20%) Cisco
6 6 (4.20%) ServiceNow
7 5 (3.50%) Oracle
8 4 (2.80%) Sun
8 4 (2.80%) CA
8 4 (2.80%) Reuters
8 4 (2.80%) Bloomberg
9 3 (2.10%) Apple
9 3 (2.10%) IBM
9 3 (2.10%) F5
9 3 (2.10%) VMware
9 3 (2.10%) Qualys
10 2 (1.40%) SAP
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