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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 30 29 24
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing ITIL 1305 1247 1475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 5.73% 5.57% 6.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.84% 6.90% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 908 818 1021
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £175 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 74 75
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.57 £11.45 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.45 £23.35 £26.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £15.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+12.58% -7.46%
ITIL
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
19083 18085 18812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.73% 80.78% 80.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 13912 12637 13366
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £601 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 257 230
Median hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £65.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

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 4 May 2016.

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 4 May 2016.

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 4 May 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 +2 205 £425 +0.59% 64
Croydon +5 78 £393 +12.14% 1
Bromley +6 27 £450 +31.38% 1
Westminster - 9 £440 - 2
Canary Wharf +10 7 £350 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames -6 6 £325 +26.17% 2
Brentford +9 5 - - 1
Feltham +6 5 £334 -9.72%
Ilford +5 4 £425 -
Harrow -8 4 £480 -
Beckenham - 4 £525 -
Southall -1 3 £200 -
Wimbledon - 3 £473 - 2
Chessington +3 2 £450 - 1
Romford -1 2 - - 1
Uxbridge -7 2 - - 2
Paddington - 2 £538 -
Northwood 0 1 - -
Hendon - 1 £400 -
Ealing - 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 - - 1
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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.

1 688 (27.66%) Windows
2 656 (26.38%) Service Management
3 590 (23.72%) Finance
4 538 (21.63%) Microsoft
5 430 (17.29%) Active Directory
6 394 (15.84%) Project Management
7 393 (15.80%) Change Management
8 391 (15.72%) ITSM
9 362 (14.56%) PRINCE2
10 357 (14.35%) ITIL Certification
11 346 (13.91%) Agile Software Development
12 339 (13.63%) Security Cleared
13 315 (12.67%) ITIL V3
14 307 (12.34%) Linux
15 299 (12.02%) Service Delivery
16 289 (11.62%) VMware
17 284 (11.42%) MS Office
18 268 (10.78%) Oracle
19 252 (10.13%) Citrix
20 244 (9.81%) SC Cleared
21 242 (9.73%) MS Excel
22 241 (9.69%) Cisco
23 240 (9.65%) SQL
24 237 (9.53%) Windows Server
25 228 (9.17%) ServiceNow
26 221 (8.89%) Problem Management
26 221 (8.89%) SLA
26 221 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
26 221 (8.89%) Banking
27 215 (8.64%) Unix

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
1 146 (5.87%) SharePoint
2 128 (5.15%) MS Exchange
3 64 (2.57%) CMS
3 64 (2.57%) WebSphere
4 63 (2.53%) Apache
5 62 (2.49%) IIS
5 62 (2.49%) Skype for Business
6 44 (1.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 43 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2010
8 39 (1.57%) IBM HTTP Server
9 37 (1.49%) WebSphere Application Server
10 32 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2013
11 25 (1.01%) Tomcat
12 22 (0.88%) IBM Notes
13 21 (0.84%) Confluence
14 19 (0.76%) WebLogic
15 16 (0.64%) JBoss
16 13 (0.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 12 (0.48%) OpenStack
17 12 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 284 (11.42%) MS Office
2 242 (9.73%) MS Excel
3 57 (2.29%) MS Project
4 54 (2.17%) MS Visio
5 44 (1.77%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 8 (0.32%) AutoCAD
8 4 (0.16%) Adobe After Effects
8 4 (0.16%) Adobe Premiere
9 3 (0.12%) Final Cut Pro
10 2 (0.080%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.080%) S-PLUS
10 2 (0.080%) SPSS
11 1 (0.040%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.040%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.040%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 79 (3.18%) Remedy ITSM
2 13 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.32%) RMDS
4 6 (0.24%) CA PPM
4 6 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
5 5 (0.20%) MFGPRO
5 5 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.12%) assyst
7 3 (0.12%) Misys Opics
7 3 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.080%) Academy Housing
8 2 (0.080%) BASE24
8 2 (0.080%) ION MarketView
8 2 (0.080%) Oracle Retail
8 2 (0.080%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 2 (0.080%) SAP CRM
8 2 (0.080%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.080%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 102 (4.10%) Office 365
2 53 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
3 42 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 39 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
5 31 (1.25%) SaaS
6 12 (0.48%) IaaS
6 12 (0.48%) Yammer
7 7 (0.28%) OpenShift
7 7 (0.28%) PaaS
8 5 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (0.20%) AWS OpsWorks
9 4 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (0.16%) GitHub
9 4 (0.16%) Google Apps
9 4 (0.16%) OneDrive
9 4 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (0.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 3 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.080%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 2 (0.080%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 202 (8.12%) Firewall
2 173 (6.96%) DNS
3 156 (6.27%) TCP/IP
4 145 (5.83%) WAN
5 143 (5.75%) LAN
6 117 (4.70%) SAN
7 101 (4.06%) Wireless
8 79 (3.18%) Network Security
9 77 (3.10%) SSL
10 72 (2.90%) VPN
11 71 (2.85%) Internet
12 52 (2.09%) VoIP
13 51 (2.05%) DHCP
14 49 (1.97%) HTTP
15 47 (1.89%) MPLS
16 36 (1.45%) LDAP
17 34 (1.37%) NAS
18 29 (1.17%) Cisco Nexus
18 29 (1.17%) Intranet
19 28 (1.13%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 61 (2.45%) Oracle Database
3 31 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 29 (1.17%) DB2
5 23 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 21 (0.84%) MySQL
6 21 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
6 21 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 17 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
9 16 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
10 15 (0.60%) Relational Database
11 13 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
12 12 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 11 (0.44%) Oracle Database 10g
14 9 (0.36%) Data Mining
14 9 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
15 8 (0.32%) SQL Server 2014
16 7 (0.28%) NonStop SQL
16 7 (0.28%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 58 (2.33%) Jenkins
2 57 (2.29%) JIRA
3 34 (1.37%) Subversion
4 30 (1.21%) Git (software)
5 26 (1.05%) Introscope
5 26 (1.05%) Maven
6 17 (0.68%) Selenium
6 17 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (0.48%) HP UFT
7 12 (0.48%) MSI
8 11 (0.44%) Ant
9 10 (0.40%) Hudson
9 10 (0.40%) Sonatype Nexus
9 10 (0.40%) TeamCity
10 8 (0.32%) Artifactory
10 8 (0.32%) Octopus Deploy
11 7 (0.28%) Eclipse
11 7 (0.28%) InstallShield
12 5 (0.20%) WinDbg
13 4 (0.16%) Cucumber
General
1 590 (23.72%) Finance
2 221 (8.89%) Banking
3 93 (3.74%) Investment Banking
4 92 (3.70%) Legal
5 82 (3.30%) Telecoms
6 75 (3.02%) Law
7 69 (2.77%) Retail
8 50 (2.01%) Financial Institution
9 39 (1.57%) Front Office
10 34 (1.37%) Back Office
11 29 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
12 27 (1.09%) Publishing
13 25 (1.01%) Advertising
14 16 (0.64%) Manufacturing
15 13 (0.52%) Local Government
16 12 (0.48%) Billing
16 12 (0.48%) Marketing
17 10 (0.40%) French Language
18 9 (0.36%) Spanish Language
19 7 (0.28%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 509 (20.47%) Analyst
2 249 (10.01%) Service Manager
3 213 (8.56%) Architect
4 178 (7.16%) Project Manager
5 157 (6.31%) Service Analyst
6 138 (5.55%) Support Analyst
7 132 (5.31%) Developer
8 120 (4.83%) IT Manager
9 113 (4.54%) Consultant
10 104 (4.18%) ITIL Manager
11 101 (4.06%) Service Desk Analyst
12 99 (3.98%) Administrator
13 88 (3.54%) Support Engineer
14 85 (3.42%) Applications Support
15 82 (3.30%) Network Engineer
16 80 (3.22%) Business Analyst
17 73 (2.94%) Desktop Support
18 71 (2.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 70 (2.81%) Infrastructure Manager
19 70 (2.81%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (3.74%) Web Services
2 89 (3.58%) Middleware
3 83 (3.34%) HTML
4 75 (3.02%) XML
5 73 (2.94%) .NET
6 59 (2.37%) CSS
7 38 (1.53%) J2EE
8 27 (1.09%) Ajax
9 20 (0.80%) ASP.NET
10 19 (0.76%) HTML5
10 19 (0.76%) SOAP
11 18 (0.72%) 802.1X
12 15 (0.60%) FIX Protocol
12 15 (0.60%) WebSphere MQ
13 14 (0.56%) Spring
14 13 (0.52%) Hibernate
14 13 (0.52%) RESTful
15 12 (0.48%) .NET Framework
15 12 (0.48%) Spring MVC
16 11 (0.44%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 209 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
2 180 (7.24%) Data Centre
3 173 (6.96%) Management Information System
4 77 (3.10%) Blackberry
5 59 (2.37%) CMDB
6 42 (1.69%) Clustering
7 39 (1.57%) Computer Science
8 35 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
9 33 (1.33%) Replication
10 32 (1.29%) Hedge funds
11 27 (1.09%) NHS
12 26 (1.05%) BBC
13 25 (1.01%) FMCG
14 24 (0.97%) Fixed Income
14 24 (0.97%) User Experience
15 22 (0.88%) Equities
15 22 (0.88%) PMI
15 22 (0.88%) Public Cloud
16 21 (0.84%) Derivative
16 21 (0.84%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 688 (27.66%) Windows
2 307 (12.34%) Linux
3 237 (9.53%) Windows Server
4 215 (8.64%) Unix
5 193 (7.76%) Windows 7
6 156 (6.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 110 (4.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 80 (3.22%) Windows 8
9 68 (2.73%) Windows Server 2003
10 65 (2.61%) AIX
11 63 (2.53%) Windows XP
12 59 (2.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 52 (2.09%) Solaris
14 46 (1.85%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 35 (1.41%) Windows 10
16 31 (1.25%) Oracle Linux
17 30 (1.21%) SUSE
18 28 (1.13%) Mac OS X
19 26 (1.05%) Apple iOS
20 21 (0.84%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 656 (26.38%) Service Management
2 394 (15.84%) Project Management
3 393 (15.80%) Change Management
4 391 (15.72%) ITSM
5 362 (14.56%) PRINCE2
6 346 (13.91%) Agile Software Development
7 315 (12.67%) ITIL V3
8 299 (12.02%) Service Delivery
9 221 (8.89%) Problem Management
9 221 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
10 172 (6.92%) Incident Management
11 156 (6.27%) Configuration Management
12 155 (6.23%) Migration
13 127 (5.11%) Service Design
14 124 (4.99%) Release Management
15 111 (4.46%) Disaster Recovery
16 98 (3.94%) Risk Management
17 86 (3.46%) SDLC
18 84 (3.38%) Continuous Improvement
19 83 (3.34%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 240 (9.65%) SQL
2 165 (6.63%) PowerShell
3 101 (4.06%) Java
3 101 (4.06%) JavaScript
4 87 (3.50%) Perl
5 82 (3.30%) Shell Script
6 76 (3.06%) Python
7 60 (2.41%) Bash Shell
8 51 (2.05%) C
9 35 (1.41%) C#
10 31 (1.25%) T-SQL
11 27 (1.09%) PHP
12 25 (1.01%) VBScript
13 17 (0.68%) Jython
13 17 (0.68%) VBA
14 16 (0.64%) Ruby
15 12 (0.48%) VB
16 11 (0.44%) C++
17 10 (0.40%) Korn
18 9 (0.36%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 357 (14.35%) ITIL Certification
2 339 (13.63%) Security Cleared
3 244 (9.81%) SC Cleared
4 210 (8.44%) Degree
5 127 (5.11%) Cisco Certification
6 119 (4.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 77 (3.10%) CCNA
8 75 (3.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 73 (2.94%) CCNP
10 70 (2.81%) MCSE
11 65 (2.61%) MCP
12 58 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 56 (2.25%) DV Cleared
14 54 (2.17%) CISSP
15 47 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 41 (1.65%) PMI Certification
17 36 (1.45%) CCIE
18 34 (1.37%) ISEB
19 30 (1.21%) MBCS
20 29 (1.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 221 (8.89%) SLA
2 79 (3.18%) COBIT
3 61 (2.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 59 (2.37%) QA
5 30 (1.21%) PCI DSS
6 22 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 11 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 10 (0.40%) Disclosure Scotland
9 8 (0.32%) COSO
10 7 (0.28%) Data Quality
11 5 (0.20%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 5 (0.20%) PMBOK
12 4 (0.16%) ISO 9001
12 4 (0.16%) ISO22301
12 4 (0.16%) MiFID
12 4 (0.16%) Solvency II
13 3 (0.12%) GPG13
13 3 (0.12%) ISO27005
13 3 (0.12%) JSP 440
13 3 (0.12%) RMADS
System Software
1 430 (17.29%) Active Directory
2 206 (8.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 77 (3.10%) XenApp
4 61 (2.45%) vSphere
5 40 (1.61%) XenDesktop
6 34 (1.37%) Hyper-V
7 32 (1.29%) Microsoft App-V
8 23 (0.92%) NFS
9 19 (0.76%) VMware ESX
10 17 (0.68%) KVM
11 16 (0.64%) Samba
11 16 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
12 14 (0.56%) StorNext
13 12 (0.48%) VMware Workstation
14 9 (0.36%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 9 (0.36%) Firmware
14 9 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
14 9 (0.36%) Terminal Services
14 9 (0.36%) Xsan
15 8 (0.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 137 (5.51%) SCCM
2 72 (2.90%) Puppet
3 66 (2.65%) SCOM
4 36 (1.45%) Ansible
5 28 (1.13%) Nagios
6 25 (1.01%) Control-M
6 25 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
7 19 (0.76%) ITRS Geneos
7 19 (0.76%) NetBackup
8 16 (0.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 14 (0.56%) Tivoli
10 12 (0.48%) Backup Exec
10 12 (0.48%) WSUS
10 12 (0.48%) ZABBIX
11 10 (0.40%) Cisco CUCM
11 10 (0.40%) Norton AntiVirus
12 8 (0.32%) Data Guard
12 8 (0.32%) DatAdvantage
13 6 (0.24%) HP SIM
13 6 (0.24%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 538 (21.63%) Microsoft
2 289 (11.62%) VMware
3 268 (10.78%) Oracle
4 252 (10.13%) Citrix
5 241 (9.69%) Cisco
6 228 (9.17%) ServiceNow
7 159 (6.39%) HP
8 124 (4.99%) Remedy
9 107 (4.30%) IBM
10 80 (3.22%) BMC
11 72 (2.90%) Red Hat
12 63 (2.53%) EMC
13 57 (2.29%) Juniper
14 55 (2.21%) SAP
15 45 (1.81%) SolarWinds
16 43 (1.73%) CheckPoint
17 42 (1.69%) Sybase
18 41 (1.65%) NetApp
19 39 (1.57%) Symantec
20 36 (1.45%) Dell
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