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 November 2014 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 322 322 268
Rank change year-on-year
0 -54
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 101 92 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.43% 0.38% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.48% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 67 86
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £328 £383
% change year-on-year
+6.87% -14.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -21.87%
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
18354 18971 16812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.30% 77.63% 75.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 13528 13283 11518
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 243 236 312
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £57.25 £51.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%

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 November 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 27 November 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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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 +13 23 £410 +9.33% 9
Croydon -7 2 £375 +212.50% 1
Surbiton - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Hillingdon - - - -
Hackney - - - -
ITIL V3
England

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 167 (100.00%) ITIL
2 97 (58.08%) Service Management
3 45 (26.95%) Service Delivery
4 34 (20.36%) Finance
5 33 (19.76%) Cisco
6 30 (17.96%) SLA
7 29 (17.37%) Active Directory
7 29 (17.37%) Security Cleared
8 27 (16.17%) Project Management
9 26 (15.57%) Microsoft
10 25 (14.97%) Windows
11 24 (14.37%) SC Cleared
11 24 (14.37%) Incident Management
12 23 (13.77%) ITSM
13 22 (13.17%) Firewall
14 20 (11.98%) PRINCE2
15 18 (10.78%) CISSP
16 17 (10.18%) Change Management
16 17 (10.18%) Information Security
17 16 (9.58%) DNS
18 15 (8.98%) UNIX
18 15 (8.98%) Agile Software Development
19 14 (8.38%) Management Information System
19 14 (8.38%) Remedy
19 14 (8.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 14 (8.38%) Cisco ASA
20 13 (7.78%) MS Office
21 12 (7.19%) LDAP
21 12 (7.19%) Juniper
21 12 (7.19%) Risk Management

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 5 (2.99%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (1.80%) IIS
4 2 (1.20%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.60%) Node.js
5 1 (0.60%) Lync
5 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.60%) CMS
5 1 (0.60%) JBoss
5 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 13 (7.78%) MS Office
2 8 (4.79%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.20%) MS Project
5 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (6.59%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (2.99%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (2.99%) Cognos TM1
3 4 (2.40%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (2.40%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.60%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.20%) SaaS
1 2 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (13.17%) Firewall
2 16 (9.58%) DNS
3 14 (8.38%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (7.19%) LDAP
5 11 (6.59%) DHCP
6 10 (5.99%) WAN
6 10 (5.99%) TCP/IP
6 10 (5.99%) VPN
7 9 (5.39%) Wireless
7 9 (5.39%) LAN
8 5 (2.99%) Network Security
8 5 (2.99%) Internet
9 4 (2.40%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (2.40%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (1.80%) FWSM
10 3 (1.80%) OSPF
10 3 (1.80%) BGP
11 2 (1.20%) SAN
11 2 (1.20%) MPLS
11 2 (1.20%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.99%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 5 (2.99%) Cognos Metric Studio
1 5 (2.99%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.60%) MS Access
3 1 (0.60%) DB2
3 1 (0.60%) SAP BI
3 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 5 (2.99%) Toad
2 2 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.20%) JIRA
3 1 (0.60%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.60%) Subversion
3 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (20.36%) Finance
2 10 (5.99%) Banking
3 9 (5.39%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.79%) Marketing
5 6 (3.59%) Spanish Language
6 3 (1.80%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.80%) Retail
6 3 (1.80%) Local Government
7 1 (0.60%) Electronics
7 1 (0.60%) Legal
7 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.60%) Advertising
7 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.60%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 43 (25.75%) Analyst
2 27 (16.17%) Architect
3 20 (11.98%) Service Analyst
4 14 (8.38%) Service Manager
5 13 (7.78%) Designer
6 12 (7.19%) Consultant
7 10 (5.99%) Support Analyst
7 10 (5.99%) Infrastructure Designer
8 8 (4.79%) Project Manager
9 7 (4.19%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (4.19%) Security Analyst
10 6 (3.59%) Service Desk Analyst
11 5 (2.99%) Service Transition Analyst
11 5 (2.99%) Service Management Consultant
11 5 (2.99%) Process Consultant
11 5 (2.99%) Management Consultant
12 4 (2.40%) Coordinator
12 4 (2.40%) Network Engineer
12 4 (2.40%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 4 (2.40%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.20%) .NET
1 2 (1.20%) HTML
1 2 (1.20%) CSS
2 1 (0.60%) jQuery
2 1 (0.60%) JavaFX
2 1 (0.60%) CSS3
2 1 (0.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (0.60%) HTML5
2 1 (0.60%) Spring
2 1 (0.60%) JMS
2 1 (0.60%) Struts
2 1 (0.60%) Web Services
2 1 (0.60%) XML
2 1 (0.60%) XSLT
2 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.38%) Management Information System
2 11 (6.59%) CESG
3 10 (5.99%) CESG CLAS
3 10 (5.99%) Performance Metrics
4 8 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.79%) RMADS
4 8 (4.79%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.79%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (3.59%) Open Source
6 5 (2.99%) Blackberry
7 4 (2.40%) Fixed Income
7 4 (2.40%) SWIFT
7 4 (2.40%) Derivative
8 2 (1.20%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.20%) User Experience
9 1 (0.60%) Freedom of Information Act
9 1 (0.60%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.60%) iPhone
9 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.60%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 25 (14.97%) Windows
2 15 (8.98%) UNIX
3 10 (5.99%) Windows 7
4 7 (4.19%) Android
5 6 (3.59%) Windows XP
6 4 (2.40%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (2.40%) Linux
7 3 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.80%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.80%) Solaris
7 3 (1.80%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.20%) AIX
8 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (100.00%) ITIL
2 97 (58.08%) Service Management
3 45 (26.95%) Service Delivery
4 27 (16.17%) Project Management
5 24 (14.37%) Incident Management
6 23 (13.77%) ITSM
7 20 (11.98%) PRINCE2
8 17 (10.18%) Change Management
8 17 (10.18%) Information Security
9 15 (8.98%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (7.19%) Risk Management
10 12 (7.19%) TOGAF
10 12 (7.19%) Vulnerability Management
11 10 (5.99%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 10 (5.99%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (5.99%) Technical Architecture
11 10 (5.99%) Problem Management
12 9 (5.39%) Penetration Testing
13 8 (4.79%) Mentoring
13 8 (4.79%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.99%) Perl
2 4 (2.40%) SQL
3 2 (1.20%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.60%) Scala
4 1 (0.60%) Ruby
4 1 (0.60%) Objective-C
4 1 (0.60%) Python
4 1 (0.60%) Java
4 1 (0.60%) C
4 1 (0.60%) C#
4 1 (0.60%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (17.37%) Security Cleared
2 24 (14.37%) SC Cleared
3 18 (10.78%) CISSP
4 10 (5.99%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (5.99%) Degree
5 7 (4.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (4.19%) CCNP
6 4 (2.40%) MCSE
6 4 (2.40%) MCSA
6 4 (2.40%) CISA
6 4 (2.40%) CISM
7 3 (1.80%) CCSE
7 3 (1.80%) MCP
7 3 (1.80%) CCNA
7 3 (1.80%) CCDP
7 3 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.80%) PMP
7 3 (1.80%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.20%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (17.96%) SLA
2 14 (8.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.40%) COBIT
4 3 (1.80%) QA
5 1 (0.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 29 (17.37%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.40%) ProxySG
4 2 (1.20%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (1.20%) vSphere
4 2 (1.20%) XenApp
4 2 (1.20%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.60%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.60%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.60%) SCCM
2 1 (0.60%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.60%) ARCserve
2 1 (0.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 33 (19.76%) Cisco
2 26 (15.57%) Microsoft
3 14 (8.38%) Remedy
4 12 (7.19%) Juniper
5 9 (5.39%) BMC
6 8 (4.79%) VMware
7 7 (4.19%) F5
7 7 (4.19%) HP
7 7 (4.19%) Oracle
8 6 (3.59%) Business Objects
9 5 (2.99%) Blue Coat
9 5 (2.99%) Cognos
9 5 (2.99%) CheckPoint
9 5 (2.99%) Citrix
10 4 (2.40%) Ab Initio
11 3 (1.80%) Qualys
11 3 (1.80%) ServiceNow
11 3 (1.80%) SAP
11 3 (1.80%) Sophos
11 3 (1.80%) Red Hat
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Rate: £500 - £510 per day
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Rate: NEGOTIABLE
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Arden Resourcing Limited
Rate: From £450 to £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 days ago