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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Version 3
Rank 276 267 267
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 170 171 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.74% 0.74% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.89% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 102 130
Median daily rate £463 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £623 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 2
Median hourly rate £14.33 £16.25 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.84% -8.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.70 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.25 £20.86 £21.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £37.09 £15.73
% change year-on-year
-58.20% +135.79%
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
19685 19203 19669
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.98% 83.25% 81.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 14097 13781 13947
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 199 218 246
Median hourly rate £24.72 £22.00 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.36% +1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.17 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.93 £52.05 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 27 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL V3 across the London region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

ITIL V3 Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 September 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 +13 27 £450 +12.50% 5
Feltham -1 3 £418 -6.06%
Kingston Upon Thames +2 2 £270 -15.62%
Croydon -13 2 £485 -
Docklands, London +9 1 £575 +43.75%
Canary Wharf - 1 £575 -
Paddington - 1 - -
Southwark - 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £425 -
Hounslow - 1 - -
ITIL V3
England

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 374 (100.00%) ITIL
2 127 (33.96%) Service Management
3 108 (28.88%) Service Delivery
4 93 (24.87%) Finance
5 83 (22.19%) Service Design
6 81 (21.66%) ITSM
7 80 (21.39%) Agile Software Development
8 74 (19.79%) Windows
9 69 (18.45%) Active Directory
10 66 (17.65%) Microsoft
10 66 (17.65%) PRINCE2
11 65 (17.38%) Project Management
12 62 (16.58%) Change Management
13 59 (15.78%) Security Cleared
14 56 (14.97%) Problem Management
15 55 (14.71%) Incident Management
16 50 (13.37%) Degree
16 50 (13.37%) SC Cleared
17 44 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
17 44 (11.76%) Unix
18 43 (11.50%) Oracle
18 43 (11.50%) Linux
19 42 (11.23%) DNS
19 42 (11.23%) Firewall
20 41 (10.96%) Management Information System
21 39 (10.43%) MS Office
22 37 (9.89%) Perl
22 37 (9.89%) Cisco
22 37 (9.89%) ServiceNow
23 35 (9.36%) Banking

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 27 (7.22%) SharePoint
2 16 (4.28%) MS Exchange
3 13 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (2.94%) IIS
5 8 (2.14%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (1.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (1.60%) WebSphere
8 5 (1.34%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (1.07%) Skype for Business
10 3 (0.80%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.53%) Apache
11 2 (0.53%) iPlanet
11 2 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.53%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.27%) CMS
12 1 (0.27%) Confluence
12 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.27%) JBoss
12 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.27%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 39 (10.43%) MS Office
2 25 (6.68%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.87%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.80%) MS Project
5 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (4.01%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.53%) ION MarketView
2 2 (0.53%) RMDS
3 1 (0.27%) BASE24
3 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 30 (8.02%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (4.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (4.81%) Office 365
3 13 (3.48%) SaaS
4 9 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (2.41%) IaaS
5 7 (1.87%) Google Apps
6 6 (1.60%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.53%) PaaS
7 2 (0.53%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (0.27%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.27%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.27%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 42 (11.23%) DNS
1 42 (11.23%) Firewall
2 29 (7.75%) LDAP
3 26 (6.95%) Internet
4 25 (6.68%) WAN
5 23 (6.15%) LAN
6 21 (5.61%) TCP/IP
7 16 (4.28%) DHCP
8 15 (4.01%) Network Security
9 13 (3.48%) SSL
10 11 (2.94%) VPN
11 10 (2.67%) BIG-IP
11 10 (2.67%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (2.67%) HTTP
11 10 (2.67%) SAN
11 10 (2.67%) Wireless
12 8 (2.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 5 (1.34%) Intranet
14 4 (1.07%) Extranet
14 4 (1.07%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.94%) Oracle Database
3 7 (1.87%) DB2
4 5 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.80%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.53%) Big Data
6 2 (0.53%) MySQL
7 1 (0.27%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.27%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.27%) IMS/DB
7 1 (0.27%) KDB
Development Applications
1 17 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 6 (1.60%) Artifactory
3 5 (1.34%) JIRA
4 2 (0.53%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.27%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.27%) JUnit
General
1 93 (24.87%) Finance
2 35 (9.36%) Banking
3 23 (6.15%) Legal
4 19 (5.08%) Telecoms
5 14 (3.74%) Retail
6 13 (3.48%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.87%) Law
8 6 (1.60%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.07%) Back Office
9 4 (1.07%) Publishing
10 3 (0.80%) French Language
11 2 (0.53%) Advertising
11 2 (0.53%) Billing
11 2 (0.53%) German Language
11 2 (0.53%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.27%) Front Office
12 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.27%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 69 (18.45%) Architect
2 56 (14.97%) Analyst
3 46 (12.30%) Service Manager
4 41 (10.96%) Service Architect
5 19 (5.08%) Delivery Manager
5 19 (5.08%) Project Manager
5 19 (5.08%) Service Analyst
6 18 (4.81%) ITIL Manager
7 17 (4.55%) Support Analyst
8 16 (4.28%) Services Delivery Manager
9 15 (4.01%) Automation Engineer
10 13 (3.48%) Applications Support
10 13 (3.48%) Designer
11 12 (3.21%) DevOps Engineer
11 12 (3.21%) ITIL Service Manager
12 11 (2.94%) Incident Manager
12 11 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 11 (2.94%) Transition Manager
13 10 (2.67%) Service Desk Analyst
13 10 (2.67%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (7.75%) HTML
2 21 (5.61%) Web Services
3 20 (5.35%) XML
4 12 (3.21%) Ajax
4 12 (3.21%) CSS
5 11 (2.94%) SOAP
6 9 (2.41%) Middleware
7 8 (2.14%) REST
8 4 (1.07%) XSL
9 3 (0.80%) JSP
9 3 (0.80%) XML Schema
10 2 (0.53%) .NET
10 2 (0.53%) 802.1X
10 2 (0.53%) J2EE
10 2 (0.53%) SAML
10 2 (0.53%) WSDL
10 2 (0.53%) XHTML
11 1 (0.27%) AngularJS
11 1 (0.27%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 1 (0.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 41 (10.96%) Management Information System
2 34 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 31 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (5.61%) Clustering
5 17 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
5 17 (4.55%) Public Cloud
6 15 (4.01%) CMDB
7 13 (3.48%) Freedom of Information
8 12 (3.21%) Hedge funds
9 9 (2.41%) Computer Science
9 9 (2.41%) Fat Client
9 9 (2.41%) Thin Client
10 7 (1.87%) Blackberry
10 7 (1.87%) Freedom of Information Act
10 7 (1.87%) Virtual Team
11 4 (1.07%) Algorithms
11 4 (1.07%) CESG
11 4 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.07%) Performance Metrics
11 4 (1.07%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 74 (19.79%) Windows
2 44 (11.76%) Unix
3 43 (11.50%) Linux
4 29 (7.75%) Windows Server
5 24 (6.42%) Windows 7
6 19 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (3.21%) AIX
7 12 (3.21%) SUSE
8 10 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (2.41%) Oracle Linux
10 6 (1.60%) Apple iOS
11 5 (1.34%) Solaris
11 5 (1.34%) Windows 8
11 5 (1.34%) Windows XP
12 4 (1.07%) Android
13 3 (0.80%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.53%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.53%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 374 (100.00%) ITIL
2 127 (33.96%) Service Management
3 108 (28.88%) Service Delivery
4 83 (22.19%) Service Design
5 81 (21.66%) ITSM
6 80 (21.39%) Agile Software Development
7 66 (17.65%) PRINCE2
8 65 (17.38%) Project Management
9 62 (16.58%) Change Management
10 56 (14.97%) Problem Management
11 55 (14.71%) Incident Management
12 44 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
13 32 (8.56%) Configuration Management
14 31 (8.29%) ITIL V2
15 28 (7.49%) Data Protection
16 23 (6.15%) High Availability
17 22 (5.88%) Release Management
17 22 (5.88%) TOGAF
18 21 (5.61%) Mentoring
19 20 (5.35%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 37 (9.89%) Perl
2 27 (7.22%) Bash Shell
2 27 (7.22%) PowerShell
3 23 (6.15%) JavaScript
4 19 (5.08%) SQL
5 18 (4.81%) Python
6 10 (2.67%) Shell Script
7 9 (2.41%) Korn
8 7 (1.87%) Java
9 4 (1.07%) C
9 4 (1.07%) C++
9 4 (1.07%) PHP
10 3 (0.80%) VBA
11 2 (0.53%) VB
12 1 (0.27%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.27%) COBOL
12 1 (0.27%) JCL
12 1 (0.27%) REXX
Qualifications
1 59 (15.78%) Security Cleared
2 50 (13.37%) Degree
2 50 (13.37%) SC Cleared
3 31 (8.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (6.15%) CISSP
5 16 (4.28%) MCSE
6 14 (3.74%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (3.74%) ITIL Certification
6 14 (3.74%) PMP
7 13 (3.48%) PMI Certification
8 12 (3.21%) ISSAP
9 10 (2.67%) MCSA
10 7 (1.87%) CESG Certified Professional
10 7 (1.87%) MBCS
10 7 (1.87%) MCP
10 7 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 6 (1.60%) CCNA
11 6 (1.60%) CCNP
12 5 (1.34%) A+ Certification
12 5 (1.34%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (8.82%) SLA
2 19 (5.08%) COBIT
3 15 (4.01%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 12 (3.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (2.41%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.80%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (0.80%) GPG13
6 3 (0.80%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.53%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.27%) ISO20022
8 1 (0.27%) QA
8 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 69 (18.45%) Active Directory
2 31 (8.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (3.48%) vSphere
4 11 (2.94%) Terminal Services
5 9 (2.41%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (2.41%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (1.87%) Hyper-V
6 7 (1.87%) ProxySG
7 2 (0.53%) XenApp
8 1 (0.27%) iptables
8 1 (0.27%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 26 (6.95%) Ansible
2 16 (4.28%) SCCM
3 13 (3.48%) SCOM
4 10 (2.67%) Puppet
5 6 (1.60%) Cisco Prime
6 4 (1.07%) AirWatch
7 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (0.80%) OpenView
7 3 (0.80%) WSUS
8 2 (0.53%) BladeLogic
8 2 (0.53%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.53%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.53%) ServiceCenter
8 2 (0.53%) Thomson Reuters DACS
8 2 (0.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.27%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.27%) ITRS Geneos
9 1 (0.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 66 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 43 (11.50%) Oracle
3 37 (9.89%) Cisco
3 37 (9.89%) ServiceNow
4 33 (8.82%) VMware
5 30 (8.02%) Citrix
6 27 (7.22%) HP
7 19 (5.08%) Remedy
8 17 (4.55%) BMC
9 14 (3.74%) TOWER Software
10 13 (3.48%) Juniper
11 12 (3.21%) CheckPoint
11 12 (3.21%) IBM
12 11 (2.94%) Dell
13 10 (2.67%) F5
13 10 (2.67%) SAP
14 8 (2.14%) Google
14 8 (2.14%) Sun
15 7 (1.87%) Blue Coat
16 6 (1.60%) Symantec
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Posted: Yesterday
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Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £350 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
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McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Nigel Frank International
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