The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL 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 over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
England / London
Rank 40 30 28
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Contract jobs citing ITIL 903 1191 1250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 4.67% 5.65% 5.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.52% 6.65% 7.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 634 795 832
Median daily rate £435 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £188 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £350 £353
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 50 49
Median hourly rate £16.03 £13.68 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -11.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £22.00 £22.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.25 £15.67
% change year-on-year
-7.24% +10.10%

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
16371 17920 17326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.72% 84.94% 82.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 11854 12787 12360
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 219 198
Median hourly rate £33.00 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £51.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in London

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL across the London region.

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in London

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the London region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in London

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the London region.

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in London

ITIL
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the London region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram in London

ITIL
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 within the London region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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 -27 106 £425 +11.11% 55
Croydon -12 22 £450 -2.70% 2
Hammersmith - 10 £360 - 1
Docklands, London +3 8 £525 -16.00%
Bromley -3 5 £225 -47.05% 2
Canary Wharf -5 4 £255 -27.14%
Kingston Upon Thames -9 4 £375 +15.38% 2
Uxbridge +5 3 - -
Westminster -4 3 £500 +17.64%
Harrow +5 2 £250 -
Hendon +5 2 £232 -42.00%
Greenwich -2 2 £140 -67.51%
Chessington -4 2 £300 +53.84%
Hounslow - 1 - -
Wimbledon - 1 £453 -
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL 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.

1 553 (28.92%) Service Management
2 478 (25.00%) Finance
3 467 (24.42%) Windows
4 400 (20.92%) Microsoft
5 304 (15.90%) Active Directory
6 299 (15.64%) ITSM
7 295 (15.43%) Agile Software Development
8 283 (14.80%) Security Cleared
9 272 (14.23%) Project Management
10 271 (14.17%) ITIL V3
11 262 (13.70%) Service Delivery
12 243 (12.71%) PRINCE2
13 242 (12.66%) ServiceNow
14 237 (12.40%) Linux
15 233 (12.19%) Change Management
16 218 (11.40%) ITIL Certification
17 216 (11.30%) VMware
18 213 (11.14%) MS Excel
19 204 (10.67%) MS Office
20 198 (10.36%) SC Cleared
21 194 (10.15%) SLA
22 184 (9.62%) Cisco
23 174 (9.10%) Citrix
23 174 (9.10%) Banking
24 170 (8.89%) Problem Management
25 166 (8.68%) Configuration Management
26 163 (8.53%) Degree
27 161 (8.42%) Stakeholder Management
28 159 (8.32%) Firewall
28 159 (8.32%) VMware Infrastructure

ITIL
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 93 (4.86%) MS Exchange
1 93 (4.86%) SharePoint
2 61 (3.19%) CMS
3 50 (2.62%) Skype for Business
4 40 (2.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 40 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 39 (2.04%) IIS
6 34 (1.78%) WebSphere
7 28 (1.46%) SharePoint 2013
8 18 (0.94%) Apache
8 18 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2007
8 18 (0.94%) Tomcat
8 18 (0.94%) WebLogic
8 18 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
9 15 (0.78%) Confluence
9 15 (0.78%) JBoss
10 12 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
10 12 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
11 10 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 9 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 213 (11.14%) MS Excel
2 204 (10.67%) MS Office
3 57 (2.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 45 (2.35%) MS Visio
5 36 (1.88%) MS Project
6 6 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.21%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 42 (2.20%) Remedy ITSM
2 10 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (0.26%) CA PPM
6 5 (0.26%) SAP CO
6 5 (0.26%) SAP FI
6 5 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
8 3 (0.16%) BPCS
8 3 (0.16%) Lorenzo
8 3 (0.16%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 3 (0.16%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.16%) SAP MDG
8 3 (0.16%) SAP MM
8 3 (0.16%) SAP SD
9 2 (0.10%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 105 (5.49%) Office 365
2 80 (4.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 67 (3.50%) Amazon AWS
4 33 (1.73%) SaaS
5 27 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
6 21 (1.10%) IaaS
7 17 (0.89%) G Suite
8 12 (0.63%) PaaS
9 9 (0.47%) OneDrive
10 8 (0.42%) Yammer
11 7 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
12 6 (0.31%) Mimecast
13 5 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
13 5 (0.26%) GitHub
14 2 (0.10%) AWS OpsWorks
14 2 (0.10%) Force.com
14 2 (0.10%) Google Cloud Platform
15 1 (0.052%) Amazon EC2
15 1 (0.052%) IBM Blueworks
15 1 (0.052%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 159 (8.32%) Firewall
2 114 (5.96%) WAN
3 102 (5.33%) LAN
4 93 (4.86%) DNS
5 90 (4.71%) TCP/IP
6 73 (3.82%) SAN
7 55 (2.88%) Wireless
8 54 (2.82%) VPN
9 46 (2.41%) DHCP
9 46 (2.41%) Internet
10 45 (2.35%) Network Security
11 34 (1.78%) SSL
12 32 (1.67%) Skype
13 30 (1.57%) Cisco ASA
14 26 (1.36%) VoIP
15 25 (1.31%) Cisco Nexus
16 24 (1.26%) MPLS
17 21 (1.10%) Cisco IOS
18 19 (0.99%) Unified Communications
19 18 (0.94%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (5.02%) SQL Server
2 46 (2.41%) Oracle Database
3 26 (1.36%) Relational Database
4 22 (1.15%) MySQL
5 20 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (0.99%) Big Data
7 16 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (0.78%) Hadoop
8 15 (0.78%) Oracle Database 12c
9 14 (0.73%) DB2
9 14 (0.73%) Oracle Database 10g
9 14 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
9 14 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 13 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
11 12 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 10 (0.52%) HBase
14 9 (0.47%) Apache Hive
14 9 (0.47%) Oracle BI EE
14 9 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 36 (1.88%) JIRA
2 19 (0.99%) Git (software)
3 11 (0.58%) Jenkins
3 11 (0.58%) Visual Studio
4 7 (0.37%) HP UFT
4 7 (0.37%) Introscope
4 7 (0.37%) MSI
4 7 (0.37%) TeamCity
5 6 (0.31%) Subversion
5 6 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (0.26%) TestRail
7 4 (0.21%) eggPlant
8 3 (0.16%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (0.16%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (0.16%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (0.10%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.10%) JMeter
9 2 (0.10%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.10%) NUnit
9 2 (0.10%) Selenium
General
1 478 (25.00%) Finance
2 174 (9.10%) Banking
3 100 (5.23%) Retail
4 69 (3.61%) Legal
5 68 (3.56%) Law
6 58 (3.03%) Telecoms
7 38 (1.99%) Investment Banking
8 37 (1.94%) Manufacturing
9 33 (1.73%) Pharmaceutical
10 23 (1.20%) Financial Institution
11 20 (1.05%) Marketing
12 18 (0.94%) Advertising
13 17 (0.89%) Back Office
14 9 (0.47%) Publishing
15 8 (0.42%) Front Office
15 8 (0.42%) German Language
15 8 (0.42%) Retail Banking
16 7 (0.37%) French Language
17 6 (0.31%) Electronics
17 6 (0.31%) Games
Job Titles
1 437 (22.86%) Analyst
2 159 (8.32%) Architect
3 143 (7.48%) Service Analyst
4 141 (7.37%) Service Manager
5 140 (7.32%) Developer
6 110 (5.75%) Project Manager
6 110 (5.75%) Support Analyst
7 109 (5.70%) Business Analyst
8 101 (5.28%) Service Desk Analyst
8 101 (5.28%) ServiceNow Developer
9 89 (4.65%) Consultant
10 85 (4.45%) Support Engineer
11 83 (4.34%) Administrator
12 65 (3.40%) 2nd Line Support
13 64 (3.35%) IT Manager
14 61 (3.19%) Network Engineer
15 59 (3.09%) Applications Support
16 52 (2.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 51 (2.67%) Delivery Manager
17 51 (2.67%) ITIL Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (5.02%) HTML
2 82 (4.29%) XML
3 69 (3.61%) Web Services
4 66 (3.45%) CSS
5 45 (2.35%) Middleware
6 37 (1.94%) SOAP
7 36 (1.88%) REST
8 34 (1.78%) HTML5
9 29 (1.52%) .NET
10 21 (1.10%) Ajax
10 21 (1.10%) XHTML
11 19 (0.99%) JSON
12 16 (0.84%) XSL
13 15 (0.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 14 (0.73%) AngularJS
14 14 (0.73%) Software Packaging
14 14 (0.73%) XML Schema
15 12 (0.63%) XSLT
16 11 (0.58%) FIX Protocol
16 11 (0.58%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 156 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
2 104 (5.44%) Data Centre
3 97 (5.07%) Management Information System
4 89 (4.65%) CMDB
5 53 (2.77%) Blackberry
6 37 (1.94%) Clustering
7 36 (1.88%) Computer Science
7 36 (1.88%) Virtual Team
8 29 (1.52%) NHS
9 28 (1.46%) User Experience
10 22 (1.15%) Equities
11 18 (0.94%) Fat Client
11 18 (0.94%) Thin Client
11 18 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
12 16 (0.84%) Fixed Income
13 15 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
13 15 (0.78%) Hedge funds
13 15 (0.78%) Smartphone
14 14 (0.73%) Derivative
15 13 (0.68%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 467 (24.42%) Windows
2 237 (12.40%) Linux
3 152 (7.95%) Windows Server
4 144 (7.53%) Windows 7
5 110 (5.75%) Unix
6 83 (4.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 79 (4.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 58 (3.03%) Windows 10
9 52 (2.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 52 (2.72%) Windows Server 2003
10 48 (2.51%) Mac OS X
11 45 (2.35%) AIX
12 32 (1.67%) Android
13 29 (1.52%) Oracle Linux
13 29 (1.52%) SUSE
14 27 (1.41%) Mac OS
15 25 (1.31%) Windows 8
16 24 (1.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 20 (1.05%) Ubuntu
18 19 (0.99%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 553 (28.92%) Service Management
2 299 (15.64%) ITSM
3 295 (15.43%) Agile Software Development
4 272 (14.23%) Project Management
5 271 (14.17%) ITIL V3
6 262 (13.70%) Service Delivery
7 243 (12.71%) PRINCE2
8 233 (12.19%) Change Management
9 170 (8.89%) Problem Management
10 166 (8.68%) Configuration Management
11 161 (8.42%) Stakeholder Management
12 127 (6.64%) Service Design
13 113 (5.91%) Incident Management
14 99 (5.18%) Release Management
15 97 (5.07%) Continuous Improvement
16 84 (4.39%) TOGAF
17 79 (4.13%) Migration
18 74 (3.87%) DevOps
19 70 (3.66%) SDLC
20 68 (3.56%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 128 (6.69%) JavaScript
2 121 (6.33%) SQL
3 83 (4.34%) PowerShell
4 72 (3.77%) Java
5 68 (3.56%) Python
6 61 (3.19%) Perl
7 58 (3.03%) Bash Shell
8 43 (2.25%) C
9 28 (1.46%) Shell Script
10 27 (1.41%) PHP
11 18 (0.94%) Korn
11 18 (0.94%) VB
12 12 (0.63%) C#
12 12 (0.63%) Ruby
13 11 (0.58%) T-SQL
14 10 (0.52%) VBScript
15 7 (0.37%) COBOL
16 6 (0.31%) PL/SQL
17 4 (0.21%) C++
17 4 (0.21%) Jython
Qualifications
1 283 (14.80%) Security Cleared
2 218 (11.40%) ITIL Certification
3 198 (10.36%) SC Cleared
4 163 (8.53%) Degree
5 105 (5.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 84 (4.39%) Cisco Certification
7 73 (3.82%) MCSE
8 56 (2.93%) DV Cleared
9 55 (2.88%) CCNA
10 50 (2.62%) ISEB
11 46 (2.41%) CCNP
11 46 (2.41%) CISSP
12 39 (2.04%) MCP
13 35 (1.83%) PMP
14 30 (1.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 27 (1.41%) MCITP
15 27 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 26 (1.36%) PMI Certification
17 23 (1.20%) CISM
18 19 (0.99%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 194 (10.15%) SLA
2 54 (2.82%) QA
3 48 (2.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 42 (2.20%) PCI DSS
5 30 (1.57%) COBIT
6 18 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 15 (0.78%) Data Quality
8 14 (0.73%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.26%) HL7
10 4 (0.21%) BS25999
10 4 (0.21%) PMBOK
10 4 (0.21%) Solvency II
11 3 (0.16%) EFQM
11 3 (0.16%) ISO 9000
11 3 (0.16%) ISO22301
11 3 (0.16%) SEPA
12 2 (0.10%) DICOM
12 2 (0.10%) Disclosure Scotland
12 2 (0.10%) RMADS
12 2 (0.10%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 304 (15.90%) Active Directory
2 159 (8.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (2.25%) vSphere
4 42 (2.20%) Hyper-V
5 35 (1.83%) XenApp
6 33 (1.73%) VMware ESXi
7 32 (1.67%) XenDesktop
8 24 (1.26%) Microsoft App-V
9 22 (1.15%) Oracle RAC
9 22 (1.15%) Virtual Desktop
9 22 (1.15%) VMware ESX
10 21 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
11 12 (0.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 9 (0.47%) GPFS
12 9 (0.47%) Terminal Services
13 8 (0.42%) BitLocker
13 8 (0.42%) Xen
14 7 (0.37%) NFS
14 7 (0.37%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 6 (0.31%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 101 (5.28%) SCCM
2 51 (2.67%) Puppet
3 30 (1.57%) Tivoli
4 26 (1.36%) Ansible
5 24 (1.26%) SCOM
6 22 (1.15%) NetBackup
7 21 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
7 21 (1.10%) WSUS
8 14 (0.73%) Data Guard
9 13 (0.68%) Nagios
9 13 (0.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 12 (0.63%) Red Hat Satellite
11 11 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
11 11 (0.58%) Microsoft Clustering
11 11 (0.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 10 (0.52%) AirWatch
12 10 (0.52%) Jamf Pro
12 10 (0.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 8 (0.42%) Cisco CUCM
13 8 (0.42%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 400 (20.92%) Microsoft
2 242 (12.66%) ServiceNow
3 216 (11.30%) VMware
4 184 (9.62%) Cisco
5 174 (9.10%) Citrix
6 149 (7.79%) HP
7 141 (7.37%) Oracle
8 77 (4.03%) Red Hat
9 72 (3.77%) Remedy
10 69 (3.61%) IBM
11 60 (3.14%) SAP
12 49 (2.56%) CheckPoint
13 41 (2.14%) Apple
14 35 (1.83%) BMC
14 35 (1.83%) LANDesk
15 34 (1.78%) Juniper
16 33 (1.73%) Dell
17 32 (1.67%) F5
18 29 (1.52%) Symantec
19 28 (1.46%) EMC
London
Ebury
Rate: £160.00 - £170.00 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
North London
Plan-net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harris Global
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £150.00 - £180.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Net Talent
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £22000 - £23000 per annum + pro rata
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £120 - £150 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Net Talent
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Rate: Up to £37,000 DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £120.00 - £155.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £125 - £150 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Avance Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £575 - £625 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £380 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
LA International
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Haysfm
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Haysfm
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £500 to £650 per day 10 month contract
Posted: 6 days ago