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 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 39 32 32
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Contract jobs citing ITIL 1204 1240 1367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 5.28% 5.32% 5.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.14% 6.39% 6.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 785 777 855
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £187 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 53 104
Median hourly rate £16.03 £15.00 £14.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.83% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.20 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.80 £24.75 £28.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.24 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-12.99% +9.32%
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
19623 19417 20021
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 86.00% 83.37% 81.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14060 13937 14217
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 202 217 254
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.10 £13.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.28 £55.30 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 30 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 -10 187 £425 +3.65% 36
Croydon -2 22 £400 +6.66% 3
Bromley -1 14 £425 +60.37%
Canary Wharf +5 13 £413 -17.50%
Kingston Upon Thames -1 6 £270 -25.31% 1
Docklands, London +6 4 £563 +25.00%
Feltham 0 4 £418 -1.64% 1
Ilford -1 4 - -
Hammersmith +4 3 £425 +3.65%
Wembley +3 3 £295 -
Southwark -1 3 - -
Teddington - 3 - - 1
Uxbridge - 3 £338 - 1
Harrow - 2 - -
Hayes - 2 £271 -
Ealing - 2 £120 -
Hounslow +4 1 - -
Paddington -1 1 - -
Wimbledon - 1 £351 -
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 658 (27.00%) Service Management
2 607 (24.91%) Finance
3 603 (24.74%) Windows
4 569 (23.35%) Microsoft
5 431 (17.69%) Active Directory
6 388 (15.92%) Linux
7 386 (15.84%) Project Management
8 375 (15.39%) ITSM
9 369 (15.14%) ITIL V3
10 345 (14.16%) Agile Software Development
11 344 (14.12%) PRINCE2
12 335 (13.75%) Service Delivery
13 295 (12.11%) Security Cleared
14 292 (11.98%) Change Management
15 286 (11.74%) ITIL Certification
16 278 (11.41%) MS Excel
16 278 (11.41%) VMware
17 272 (11.16%) MS Office
18 268 (11.00%) Oracle
19 244 (10.01%) Unix
20 235 (9.64%) Stakeholder Management
21 231 (9.48%) Banking
22 228 (9.36%) Cisco
23 224 (9.19%) SLA
24 223 (9.15%) DNS
24 223 (9.15%) Firewall
25 222 (9.11%) Citrix
26 205 (8.41%) ServiceNow
27 202 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
28 200 (8.21%) SC Cleared

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
1 187 (7.67%) SharePoint
2 106 (4.35%) MS Exchange
3 76 (3.12%) IIS
4 60 (2.46%) Apache
5 59 (2.42%) WebSphere
6 47 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2010
6 47 (1.93%) Skype for Business
7 46 (1.89%) CMS
8 36 (1.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 34 (1.40%) Tomcat
9 34 (1.40%) WebSphere Application Server
10 29 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
10 29 (1.19%) WebLogic
11 28 (1.15%) IBM HTTP Server
12 20 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
13 19 (0.78%) Confluence
14 17 (0.70%) JBoss
15 16 (0.66%) IBM Notes
16 15 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
17 11 (0.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 278 (11.41%) MS Excel
2 272 (11.16%) MS Office
3 81 (3.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 47 (1.93%) MS Project
5 43 (1.76%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.12%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.082%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.082%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 76 (3.12%) Remedy ITSM
2 14 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
3 12 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (0.33%) Documaker
5 7 (0.29%) CSG Singleview
6 6 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (0.25%) MFGPRO
7 5 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
7 5 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
7 5 (0.21%) Oracle Retail
8 4 (0.16%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 4 (0.16%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 4 (0.16%) SAP MM
9 3 (0.12%) BPCS
9 3 (0.12%) Faxination
9 3 (0.12%) Unit4 Business World
10 2 (0.082%) Oracle HRMS
10 2 (0.082%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 137 (5.62%) Office 365
2 86 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 77 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
4 59 (2.42%) SaaS
5 27 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
6 25 (1.03%) IaaS
7 23 (0.94%) Google Apps
8 22 (0.90%) PaaS
9 13 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
10 6 (0.25%) Mimecast
10 6 (0.25%) OneDrive
11 5 (0.21%) Yammer
12 3 (0.12%) IBM Blueworks
13 2 (0.082%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 2 (0.082%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (0.082%) CloudFront
13 2 (0.082%) OpenShift
13 2 (0.082%) Rackspace Cloud
13 2 (0.082%) SuccessFactors
13 2 (0.082%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 223 (9.15%) DNS
1 223 (9.15%) Firewall
2 157 (6.44%) TCP/IP
3 144 (5.91%) WAN
4 118 (4.84%) LAN
5 111 (4.55%) SAN
6 93 (3.82%) DHCP
7 85 (3.49%) Wireless
8 76 (3.12%) Network Security
9 73 (3.00%) SSL
10 71 (2.91%) VPN
11 66 (2.71%) Internet
12 59 (2.42%) LDAP
13 50 (2.05%) HTTP
14 45 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
15 36 (1.48%) NAS
15 36 (1.48%) VoIP
16 35 (1.44%) MPLS
17 31 (1.27%) Cisco Nexus
18 30 (1.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (7.35%) SQL Server
2 93 (3.82%) Oracle Database
3 41 (1.68%) MySQL
4 29 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 26 (1.07%) Oracle Database 11g
6 23 (0.94%) NonStop SQL
7 22 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
8 21 (0.86%) Oracle Database 12c
9 20 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
10 18 (0.74%) Big Data
10 18 (0.74%) Hadoop
11 15 (0.62%) Relational Database
12 14 (0.57%) Oracle BI EE
13 13 (0.53%) DB2
13 13 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 12 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
14 12 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
15 11 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
15 11 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 51 (2.09%) Jenkins
1 51 (2.09%) JIRA
2 23 (0.94%) Git (software)
3 20 (0.82%) Introscope
3 20 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (0.78%) TeamCity
5 17 (0.70%) Subversion
6 13 (0.53%) Selenium
7 9 (0.37%) Maven
7 9 (0.37%) MSI
8 8 (0.33%) Ant
8 8 (0.33%) Visual Studio
9 7 (0.29%) Octopus Deploy
10 6 (0.25%) Artifactory
10 6 (0.25%) InstallShield
11 5 (0.21%) Bower
11 5 (0.21%) Hudson
11 5 (0.21%) NuGet
11 5 (0.21%) WinDbg
11 5 (0.21%) WiX
General
1 607 (24.91%) Finance
2 231 (9.48%) Banking
3 134 (5.50%) Retail
4 82 (3.36%) Legal
5 66 (2.71%) Telecoms
6 61 (2.50%) Financial Institution
7 58 (2.38%) Law
8 47 (1.93%) Investment Banking
9 30 (1.23%) Publishing
10 29 (1.19%) Back Office
11 28 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
12 24 (0.98%) Manufacturing
13 22 (0.90%) French Language
14 20 (0.82%) Advertising
15 19 (0.78%) Marketing
16 18 (0.74%) Front Office
17 17 (0.70%) Billing
17 17 (0.70%) German Language
18 15 (0.62%) Spanish Language
19 10 (0.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 495 (20.31%) Analyst
2 216 (8.86%) Service Manager
3 186 (7.63%) Architect
4 175 (7.18%) Project Manager
5 161 (6.61%) Service Analyst
6 153 (6.28%) Administrator
7 145 (5.95%) Support Analyst
8 132 (5.42%) Consultant
9 113 (4.64%) Developer
10 100 (4.10%) IT Manager
11 97 (3.98%) Service Desk Analyst
12 93 (3.82%) Business Analyst
13 84 (3.45%) ITIL Manager
14 78 (3.20%) Transition Manager
15 74 (3.04%) Delivery Manager
15 74 (3.04%) Support Engineer
16 72 (2.95%) Applications Support
16 72 (2.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 69 (2.83%) Infrastructure Manager
18 65 (2.67%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (4.43%) Middleware
2 80 (3.28%) HTML
3 73 (3.00%) XML
4 62 (2.54%) CSS
5 60 (2.46%) .NET
6 54 (2.22%) Web Services
7 29 (1.19%) J2EE
8 27 (1.11%) LAMP
9 26 (1.07%) Ajax
10 24 (0.98%) HTML5
11 22 (0.90%) REST
12 20 (0.82%) SOAP
13 16 (0.66%) XHTML
14 13 (0.53%) JSON
15 12 (0.49%) .NET Framework
15 12 (0.49%) Oracle GoldenGate
16 11 (0.45%) 802.1X
16 11 (0.45%) FIX Protocol
16 11 (0.45%) SAML
16 11 (0.45%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 202 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
2 156 (6.40%) Data Centre
3 151 (6.20%) Management Information System
4 82 (3.36%) Clustering
5 75 (3.08%) CMDB
6 63 (2.59%) Blackberry
7 48 (1.97%) Virtual Team
8 39 (1.60%) Computer Science
9 33 (1.35%) Hedge funds
10 29 (1.19%) PMI
11 28 (1.15%) Fat Client
11 28 (1.15%) Thin Client
12 25 (1.03%) Replication
12 25 (1.03%) User Experience
13 24 (0.98%) Data Protection Act
13 24 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
14 23 (0.94%) Fixed Income
14 23 (0.94%) Public Cloud
15 21 (0.86%) CESG
16 20 (0.82%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 603 (24.74%) Windows
2 388 (15.92%) Linux
3 244 (10.01%) Unix
4 195 (8.00%) Windows Server
5 163 (6.69%) Windows 7
6 133 (5.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 116 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 99 (4.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 78 (3.20%) Windows Server 2003
10 72 (2.95%) AIX
11 55 (2.26%) Solaris
12 53 (2.17%) Windows 8
13 48 (1.97%) Oracle Linux
14 47 (1.93%) Windows 10
15 42 (1.72%) Android
16 41 (1.68%) SUSE
17 38 (1.56%) Windows XP
18 37 (1.52%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
19 36 (1.48%) Mac OS X
20 28 (1.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 658 (27.00%) Service Management
2 386 (15.84%) Project Management
3 375 (15.39%) ITSM
4 369 (15.14%) ITIL V3
5 345 (14.16%) Agile Software Development
6 344 (14.12%) PRINCE2
7 335 (13.75%) Service Delivery
8 292 (11.98%) Change Management
9 235 (9.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 185 (7.59%) Problem Management
11 152 (6.24%) Incident Management
12 142 (5.83%) Migration
13 140 (5.74%) Configuration Management
14 132 (5.42%) Service Design
15 120 (4.92%) Release Management
16 110 (4.51%) DevOps
17 107 (4.39%) Continuous Improvement
18 99 (4.06%) SDLC
19 97 (3.98%) Information Security
20 95 (3.90%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 199 (8.17%) SQL
2 139 (5.70%) PowerShell
3 123 (5.05%) Perl
4 113 (4.64%) Python
5 104 (4.27%) Java
6 96 (3.94%) JavaScript
7 77 (3.16%) Bash Shell
8 72 (2.95%) Shell Script
9 50 (2.05%) C
10 29 (1.19%) C#
11 22 (0.90%) PHP
12 21 (0.86%) Ruby
12 21 (0.86%) T-SQL
13 20 (0.82%) VBScript
14 19 (0.78%) PL/SQL
15 18 (0.74%) Korn
16 16 (0.66%) Jython
17 13 (0.53%) VB
18 11 (0.45%) C++
19 8 (0.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 295 (12.11%) Security Cleared
2 286 (11.74%) ITIL Certification
3 200 (8.21%) SC Cleared
4 190 (7.80%) Degree
5 133 (5.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 111 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
7 97 (3.98%) CISSP
8 82 (3.36%) MCSE
9 68 (2.79%) DV Cleared
10 61 (2.50%) CCNA
11 55 (2.26%) ISEB
12 54 (2.22%) CCNP
13 53 (2.17%) MCP
13 53 (2.17%) PMI Certification
14 41 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 40 (1.64%) PMP
16 38 (1.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 36 (1.48%) MCSA
18 33 (1.35%) CISM
19 28 (1.15%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 224 (9.19%) SLA
2 85 (3.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 63 (2.59%) COBIT
4 48 (1.97%) PCI DSS
5 36 (1.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 30 (1.23%) QA
7 13 (0.53%) Disclosure Scotland
8 8 (0.33%) GPG13
9 7 (0.29%) HL7
9 7 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 6 (0.25%) COSO
10 6 (0.25%) ISO 9001
10 6 (0.25%) SEPA
11 5 (0.21%) Basel III
11 5 (0.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 5 (0.21%) WCAG
12 4 (0.16%) ISO 9000
12 4 (0.16%) ISO27005
12 4 (0.16%) JSP 440
13 3 (0.12%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 431 (17.69%) Active Directory
2 199 (8.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (2.42%) XenApp
4 46 (1.89%) Hyper-V
4 46 (1.89%) vSphere
5 39 (1.60%) Oracle RAC
6 37 (1.52%) XenDesktop
7 36 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
8 25 (1.03%) VMware ESX
9 22 (0.90%) Terminal Services
10 20 (0.82%) Microsoft App-V
11 19 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
12 17 (0.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 16 (0.66%) Virtual Desktop
14 15 (0.62%) NFS
15 13 (0.53%) BitLocker
16 10 (0.41%) Samba
16 10 (0.41%) UAG
17 9 (0.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 9 (0.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 140 (5.74%) SCCM
2 91 (3.73%) Puppet
3 64 (2.63%) SCOM
4 53 (2.17%) Ansible
5 32 (1.31%) Nagios
6 30 (1.23%) NetBackup
7 27 (1.11%) ITRS Geneos
8 24 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
9 21 (0.86%) AirWatch
9 21 (0.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 21 (0.86%) WSUS
10 19 (0.78%) Control-M
10 19 (0.78%) Data Guard
10 19 (0.78%) Microsoft Clustering
11 18 (0.74%) Tivoli
12 14 (0.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 12 (0.49%) Casper Suite
13 12 (0.49%) OpenView
14 10 (0.41%) Backup Exec
14 10 (0.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 569 (23.35%) Microsoft
2 278 (11.41%) VMware
3 268 (11.00%) Oracle
4 228 (9.36%) Cisco
5 222 (9.11%) Citrix
6 205 (8.41%) ServiceNow
7 155 (6.36%) HP
8 126 (5.17%) Remedy
9 119 (4.88%) IBM
10 114 (4.68%) Red Hat
11 59 (2.42%) CheckPoint
12 57 (2.34%) SAP
12 57 (2.34%) Symantec
13 55 (2.26%) BMC
14 51 (2.09%) Juniper
15 50 (2.05%) Dell
16 46 (1.89%) EMC
17 45 (1.85%) F5
18 44 (1.81%) NetApp
19 41 (1.68%) LANDesk
City, London
LA International
Rate: £1 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
LA International
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Ebury
Rate: £15.50 - £16.80 per hour
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
PCR
Rate: £150 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £18.00 - £20.00 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £14 to £19.65 per hour Ltd Co / (£10.65 - £14.95 PAYE)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Affinity Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £340 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IQ Telecom
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + Shift Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Romford, Essex
Kyna Associates
Rate: £300 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
LA International
Rate: Negotiable.
Posted: Yesterday
London
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
London
IT Talent Solutions Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
TEKsystems
Rate: £110.00 - £120.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Teddington, Middlesex
Plan-net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £280.00 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Arden Resourcing Limited
Rate: £450 - £475 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Energon People
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £240 - £275 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £350 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Bite Consulting
Rate: From £250 to £400 per day Increase after 65 days work
Posted: 24 days ago