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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Version 3
Rank 234 274 280
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +6
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 207 163 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.93% 0.69% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 0.85% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 108 95
Median daily rate £500 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £257 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £520 £546
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 4
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% -10.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.00% +14.28%
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
18925 19241 19257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.36% 81.63% 81.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13680 13773 13490
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 233 237
Median hourly rate £23.00 £21.50 £20.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.97% +6.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.15 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £66.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +62 43 £500 +25.00% 12
Croydon -12 8 £471 +88.50%
Uxbridge +2 4 - -
Bromley -4 2 £700 +55.55%
Westminster - 2 £575 -
Southwark - 2 - -
Canary Wharf +1 1 £575 +21.05%
Kingston Upon Thames 0 1 £315 +16.66%
Paddington - 1 - -
ITIL V3
England

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 359 (100.00%) ITIL
2 114 (31.75%) Service Management
3 104 (28.97%) Service Delivery
4 85 (23.68%) Finance
5 79 (22.01%) Agile Software Development
6 77 (21.45%) Service Design
7 74 (20.61%) Windows
8 71 (19.78%) PRINCE2
8 71 (19.78%) Active Directory
9 70 (19.50%) Project Management
10 69 (19.22%) ITSM
11 65 (18.11%) Security Cleared
12 64 (17.83%) Microsoft
13 61 (16.99%) Degree
14 55 (15.32%) Change Management
15 54 (15.04%) SC Cleared
16 46 (12.81%) Stakeholder Management
16 46 (12.81%) DNS
17 45 (12.53%) Unix
17 45 (12.53%) Problem Management
18 44 (12.26%) Oracle
19 42 (11.70%) Incident Management
20 40 (11.14%) Firewall
20 40 (11.14%) Management Information System
21 38 (10.58%) Linux
22 37 (10.31%) VMware
23 36 (10.03%) Perl
24 35 (9.75%) Cisco
24 35 (9.75%) ITIL V2
25 34 (9.47%) ServiceNow

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 20 (5.57%) MS Exchange
2 18 (5.01%) SharePoint
3 14 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (3.34%) IIS
5 5 (1.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (1.11%) Skype for Business
6 4 (1.11%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (0.84%) Apache
7 3 (0.84%) CMS
7 3 (0.84%) Confluence
7 3 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.84%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.28%) iPlanet
9 1 (0.28%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 31 (8.64%) MS Office
2 23 (6.41%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.95%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.84%) MS Project
5 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (3.06%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.56%) ION MarketView
2 2 (0.56%) RMDS
3 1 (0.28%) BASE24
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 25 (6.96%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (4.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (4.46%) Office 365
3 9 (2.51%) IaaS
3 9 (2.51%) SaaS
4 7 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (1.95%) Google Apps
5 6 (1.67%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.56%) Rackspace Cloud
7 1 (0.28%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (12.81%) DNS
2 40 (11.14%) Firewall
3 27 (7.52%) LDAP
4 24 (6.69%) Internet
5 22 (6.13%) WAN
6 21 (5.85%) DHCP
6 21 (5.85%) TCP/IP
7 18 (5.01%) LAN
8 14 (3.90%) Network Security
8 14 (3.90%) SSL
9 11 (3.06%) HTTP
10 10 (2.79%) BIG-IP
10 10 (2.79%) SAN
10 10 (2.79%) VPN
11 9 (2.51%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (2.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 9 (2.51%) Wireless
12 7 (1.95%) BGP
12 7 (1.95%) EIGRP
13 5 (1.39%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.01%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.95%) Oracle Database
3 5 (1.39%) DB2
3 5 (1.39%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.56%) MySQL
5 2 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.56%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.28%) Big Data
6 1 (0.28%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.28%) IMS/DB
6 1 (0.28%) KDB
Development Applications
1 16 (4.46%) Jenkins
2 7 (1.95%) JIRA
3 6 (1.67%) Artifactory
4 2 (0.56%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.56%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (0.56%) Subversion
5 1 (0.28%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.28%) JUnit
General
1 85 (23.68%) Finance
2 25 (6.96%) Banking
3 24 (6.69%) Legal
4 17 (4.74%) Telecoms
5 13 (3.62%) Financial Institution
6 11 (3.06%) Retail
7 6 (1.67%) Law
8 5 (1.39%) Back Office
9 4 (1.11%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.84%) French Language
11 2 (0.56%) Advertising
11 2 (0.56%) Billing
11 2 (0.56%) German Language
11 2 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.56%) Publishing
12 1 (0.28%) Front Office
12 1 (0.28%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.28%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 79 (22.01%) Architect
2 50 (13.93%) Service Architect
3 45 (12.53%) Analyst
4 38 (10.58%) Service Manager
5 17 (4.74%) ITIL Manager
6 15 (4.18%) Delivery Manager
6 15 (4.18%) Support Analyst
7 14 (3.90%) Automation Engineer
7 14 (3.90%) Project Manager
7 14 (3.90%) Services Delivery Manager
8 13 (3.62%) ITIL Service Architect
8 13 (3.62%) Network Engineer
9 12 (3.34%) Service Analyst
10 11 (3.06%) Applications Engineer
10 11 (3.06%) Applications Support
10 11 (3.06%) Designer
10 11 (3.06%) DevOps Engineer
11 10 (2.79%) Implementation Specialist
11 10 (2.79%) ITIL Service Manager
11 10 (2.79%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (7.80%) HTML
2 16 (4.46%) Web Services
3 15 (4.18%) XML
4 12 (3.34%) Ajax
4 12 (3.34%) CSS
5 6 (1.67%) Middleware
5 6 (1.67%) SOAP
6 3 (0.84%) J2EE
6 3 (0.84%) REST
7 2 (0.56%) .NET
7 2 (0.56%) JSP
7 2 (0.56%) SAML
7 2 (0.56%) XHTML
8 1 (0.28%) iBATIS
8 1 (0.28%) JAX-WS
8 1 (0.28%) jQuery
8 1 (0.28%) Servlets
8 1 (0.28%) Spring
8 1 (0.28%) WSDL
8 1 (0.28%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (11.14%) Management Information System
2 30 (8.36%) Data Centre
3 26 (7.24%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (5.01%) Clustering
5 16 (4.46%) Public Cloud
6 14 (3.90%) Data Protection Act
7 13 (3.62%) Freedom of Information
8 12 (3.34%) Hedge funds
9 10 (2.79%) Computer Science
10 9 (2.51%) CMDB
10 9 (2.51%) PMI
11 8 (2.23%) Fat Client
11 8 (2.23%) Thin Client
12 7 (1.95%) Freedom of Information Act
13 5 (1.39%) Blackberry
13 5 (1.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 4 (1.11%) Algorithms
14 4 (1.11%) CESG
14 4 (1.11%) Performance Metrics
14 4 (1.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 74 (20.61%) Windows
2 45 (12.53%) Unix
3 38 (10.58%) Linux
4 34 (9.47%) Windows Server
5 24 (6.69%) Windows 7
6 23 (6.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (5.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (2.79%) AIX
8 10 (2.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (2.23%) Oracle Linux
9 8 (2.23%) Windows 8
10 7 (1.95%) SUSE
10 7 (1.95%) Windows XP
11 5 (1.39%) Apple iOS
12 4 (1.11%) Solaris
13 3 (0.84%) Android
14 2 (0.56%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.28%) CentOS
15 1 (0.28%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 359 (100.00%) ITIL
2 114 (31.75%) Service Management
3 104 (28.97%) Service Delivery
4 79 (22.01%) Agile Software Development
5 77 (21.45%) Service Design
6 71 (19.78%) PRINCE2
7 70 (19.50%) Project Management
8 69 (19.22%) ITSM
9 55 (15.32%) Change Management
10 46 (12.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 45 (12.53%) Problem Management
12 42 (11.70%) Incident Management
13 35 (9.75%) ITIL V2
14 31 (8.64%) Configuration Management
15 29 (8.08%) TOGAF
16 24 (6.69%) Data Protection
16 24 (6.69%) High Availability
17 22 (6.13%) Continuous Improvement
18 20 (5.57%) Mentoring
18 20 (5.57%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 36 (10.03%) Perl
2 27 (7.52%) PowerShell
3 25 (6.96%) Bash Shell
4 22 (6.13%) SQL
5 20 (5.57%) JavaScript
6 17 (4.74%) Python
7 12 (3.34%) Shell Script
8 8 (2.23%) Java
8 8 (2.23%) Korn
9 4 (1.11%) C
9 4 (1.11%) C++
9 4 (1.11%) PHP
10 3 (0.84%) VBA
11 2 (0.56%) VBScript
12 1 (0.28%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.28%) COBOL
12 1 (0.28%) JCL
12 1 (0.28%) REXX
12 1 (0.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 65 (18.11%) Security Cleared
2 61 (16.99%) Degree
3 54 (15.04%) SC Cleared
4 27 (7.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (5.29%) CISSP
6 18 (5.01%) PMI Certification
7 17 (4.74%) PMP
8 15 (4.18%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (3.34%) MCSE
10 11 (3.06%) MBCS
10 11 (3.06%) MCSA
11 8 (2.23%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (2.23%) ISSAP
12 7 (1.95%) CESG Certified Professional
13 6 (1.67%) IISP
13 6 (1.67%) MCP
14 5 (1.39%) A+ Certification
14 5 (1.39%) CCNP
14 5 (1.39%) CISM
14 5 (1.39%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (8.91%) SLA
2 23 (6.41%) COBIT
3 15 (4.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 9 (2.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (1.95%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.84%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (0.84%) GPG13
7 2 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.28%) ISO27005
8 1 (0.28%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.28%) QA
System Software
1 71 (19.78%) Active Directory
2 31 (8.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (3.62%) vSphere
4 9 (2.51%) ProxySG
4 9 (2.51%) Terminal Services
5 8 (2.23%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (2.23%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (1.67%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.56%) XenApp
8 1 (0.28%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.28%) vCloud
8 1 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (6.69%) Ansible
2 15 (4.18%) SCOM
3 12 (3.34%) SCCM
4 10 (2.79%) Puppet
5 4 (1.11%) AirWatch
6 3 (0.84%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (0.84%) WSUS
7 2 (0.56%) BladeLogic
7 2 (0.56%) Cisco CME
7 2 (0.56%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.56%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (0.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (0.56%) ServiceCenter
7 2 (0.56%) Thomson Reuters DACS
8 1 (0.28%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (0.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.28%) Terraform
Vendors
1 64 (17.83%) Microsoft
2 44 (12.26%) Oracle
3 37 (10.31%) VMware
4 35 (9.75%) Cisco
5 34 (9.47%) ServiceNow
6 31 (8.64%) Citrix
7 19 (5.29%) HP
8 16 (4.46%) Juniper
8 16 (4.46%) Remedy
9 14 (3.90%) BMC
9 14 (3.90%) TOWER Software
10 12 (3.34%) CheckPoint
11 10 (2.79%) F5
12 9 (2.51%) Blue Coat
12 9 (2.51%) Dell
12 9 (2.51%) IBM
12 9 (2.51%) SAP
13 8 (2.23%) Google
14 6 (1.67%) NetApp
15 5 (1.39%) Motorola
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