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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 309 293 331
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +38
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 84 88 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.36% 0.41% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.54% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 55 43
Average daily rate £375 £405 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -2.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £325 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £340
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £45.00 £28.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.71% +43.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £13.75 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+90.90% -22.53%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17874 16444 20506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.49% 75.99% 73.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 12665 11408 13409
Average daily rate £430 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 221 325
Average hourly rate £25.00 £31.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £135.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
City of London -4 22 £275 -33.73% 9
Uxbridge -4 5 £320 -35.67%
Croydon - 2 £157 -
Beckenham - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
ITIL V3
England

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 175 (100.00%) ITIL
2 83 (47.43%) Service Management
3 46 (26.29%) Finance
4 44 (25.14%) Security Cleared
5 37 (21.14%) PRINCE2
6 35 (20.00%) Project Management
7 32 (18.29%) Remedy
8 31 (17.71%) Service Delivery
9 30 (17.14%) MS Office
10 29 (16.57%) Microsoft
11 28 (16.00%) Change Management
11 28 (16.00%) SC Cleared
12 27 (15.43%) ITSM
12 27 (15.43%) MS Excel
13 25 (14.29%) Problem Management
14 24 (13.71%) Windows
15 22 (12.57%) Telecoms
16 21 (12.00%) Management Information System
16 21 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
16 21 (12.00%) Incident Management
17 20 (11.43%) Degree
18 19 (10.86%) Remedy ITSM
19 17 (9.71%) Business Intelligence
19 17 (9.71%) SLA
20 16 (9.14%) Banking
21 14 (8.00%) Citrix
22 13 (7.43%) TOGAF
22 13 (7.43%) BMC
22 13 (7.43%) Oracle
23 12 (6.86%) MS Project

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 12 (6.86%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.43%) CMS
3 4 (2.29%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.14%) IIS
4 2 (1.14%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.57%) SAS
5 1 (0.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.57%) Lync
5 1 (0.57%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.57%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 30 (17.14%) MS Office
2 27 (15.43%) MS Excel
3 12 (6.86%) MS Visio
3 12 (6.86%) MS Project
4 8 (4.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (10.86%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (5.14%) Cognos TM1
3 7 (4.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (1.71%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (1.14%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.29%) SaaS
1 4 (2.29%) Office 365
2 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.29%) SAN
2 8 (4.57%) Internet
3 7 (4.00%) Wireless
4 5 (2.86%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.29%) WAN
5 4 (2.29%) Firewall
6 3 (1.71%) Intranet
6 3 (1.71%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (1.71%) Unified Communications
6 3 (1.71%) HTTP
6 3 (1.71%) LAN
6 3 (1.71%) DNS
7 2 (1.14%) VoIP
7 2 (1.14%) VPN
8 1 (0.57%) ADSL
8 1 (0.57%) SMS
8 1 (0.57%) Multicast
8 1 (0.57%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.57%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.14%) Essbase
1 9 (5.14%) Oracle BI EE
1 9 (5.14%) Oracle ODI
2 8 (4.57%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.71%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (1.71%) EDMS
3 3 (1.71%) Siebel EIM
3 3 (1.71%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.14%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.57%) DTS
5 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 7
5 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.57%) Base SAS
5 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Toad
2 1 (0.57%) Dreamweaver
General
1 46 (26.29%) Finance
2 22 (12.57%) Telecoms
3 16 (9.14%) Banking
4 10 (5.71%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.43%) Retail
6 5 (2.86%) Marketing
7 3 (1.71%) Games
7 3 (1.71%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.14%) Front Office
8 2 (1.14%) Back Office
9 1 (0.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (28.57%) Analyst
2 27 (15.43%) Service Analyst
3 18 (10.29%) Service Desk Analyst
4 17 (9.71%) Project Manager
5 15 (8.57%) Consultant
6 14 (8.00%) Incident Manager
7 13 (7.43%) Process Analyst
8 11 (6.29%) Service Manager
9 9 (5.14%) Business Analyst
10 8 (4.57%) Business Process Analyst
10 8 (4.57%) Designer
11 7 (4.00%) Cognos Support
11 7 (4.00%) Major Incident Manager
11 7 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 7 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (4.00%) Support Consultant
11 7 (4.00%) Architect
11 7 (4.00%) Cognos Consultant
12 6 (3.43%) Implementation Specialist
12 6 (3.43%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.00%) HTML
2 5 (2.86%) .NET
2 5 (2.86%) XML
3 3 (1.71%) Ajax
3 3 (1.71%) CSS
4 2 (1.14%) Web Services
4 2 (1.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 11 (6.29%) CMDB
3 8 (4.57%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.43%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.71%) Online Games
5 3 (1.71%) PMI
6 2 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.14%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.14%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.14%) CESG
6 2 (1.14%) CESG CLAS
6 2 (1.14%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.57%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.57%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.57%) RMADS
7 1 (0.57%) Open Source
7 1 (0.57%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.57%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (13.71%) Windows
2 7 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (3.43%) Windows 7
3 6 (3.43%) Windows XP
4 4 (2.29%) UNIX
4 4 (2.29%) Linux
5 2 (1.14%) Android
5 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.57%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.57%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.57%) AIX
6 1 (0.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (100.00%) ITIL
2 83 (47.43%) Service Management
3 37 (21.14%) PRINCE2
4 35 (20.00%) Project Management
5 31 (17.71%) Service Delivery
6 28 (16.00%) Change Management
7 27 (15.43%) ITSM
8 25 (14.29%) Problem Management
9 21 (12.00%) Incident Management
9 21 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (9.71%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (7.43%) TOGAF
12 12 (6.86%) Configuration Management
13 11 (6.29%) Migration
13 11 (6.29%) ITIL V2
14 10 (5.71%) Data Cleansing
14 10 (5.71%) Information Management
14 10 (5.71%) Data Modelling
15 9 (5.14%) Workflow
15 9 (5.14%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.00%) C
2 5 (2.86%) SQL
2 5 (2.86%) C++
3 3 (1.71%) Java
3 3 (1.71%) JavaScript
3 3 (1.71%) PL/SQL
3 3 (1.71%) ABAP
4 2 (1.14%) Python
4 2 (1.14%) VB.NET
4 2 (1.14%) C#
5 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.57%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 44 (25.14%) Security Cleared
2 28 (16.00%) SC Cleared
3 20 (11.43%) Degree
4 12 (6.86%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (5.14%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.29%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.71%) APMP
8 2 (1.14%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.14%) CGEIT
8 2 (1.14%) MCP
8 2 (1.14%) CCA
8 2 (1.14%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.14%) CISSP
8 2 (1.14%) CISA
8 2 (1.14%) CISM
8 2 (1.14%) ISSEP
9 1 (0.57%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.71%) SLA
2 9 (5.14%) COBIT
3 3 (1.71%) QA
4 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (6.86%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.71%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.57%) XenApp
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 5 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (1.71%) SCCM
2 3 (1.71%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (0.57%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 32 (18.29%) Remedy
2 29 (16.57%) Microsoft
3 14 (8.00%) Citrix
4 13 (7.43%) BMC
4 13 (7.43%) Oracle
5 11 (6.29%) HP
5 11 (6.29%) ServiceNow
6 10 (5.71%) Cognos
7 8 (4.57%) Sun
7 8 (4.57%) IBM
8 7 (4.00%) Cisco
8 7 (4.00%) VMware
9 5 (2.86%) SAP
10 4 (2.29%) CA
10 4 (2.29%) Altiris
10 4 (2.29%) LANDesk
11 3 (1.71%) Siebel
12 2 (1.14%) Sophos
13 1 (0.57%) Wyse
13 1 (0.57%) Open Text
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