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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 37 30 36
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Contract jobs citing ITIL 1271 1318 1201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 5.50% 5.55% 5.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.42% 6.76% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 856 813 772
Median daily rate £450 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 53 92
Median hourly rate £14.04 £17.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.44% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.88 £29.20 £22.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.85 £16.50 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+20.30% +3.93%
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
19792 19510 19407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.69% 82.15% 81.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 14234 13880 13516
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 £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 223 232
Median hourly rate £25.69 £22.12 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.16% +2.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.23 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 24 August 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 +2 218 £450 +9.09% 57
Croydon -1 23 £419 +11.66% 4
Bromley +7 20 £425 +60.37% 1
Docklands, London +8 9 £525 +31.25%
Canary Wharf -3 8 £320 -32.63%
Brentford +6 6 £145 -61.07%
Uxbridge -3 5 £350 +64.70% 3
Westminster - 5 £588 -
Ilford +3 4 - -
Paddington 0 4 £700 +40.00%
Southwark -1 4 - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames -3 4 £270 -25.31% 1
Wembley - 3 £295 -
Hammersmith 0 2 £369 +28.26%
Twickenham -1 2 - - 1
Ealing - 2 £120 -
Harrow - 2 - - 1
Romford +2 1 - -
Wimbledon -2 1 £351 -
Hayes -3 1 £300 -16.66%
Feltham -4 1 - - 3
Greenwich - 1 £140 -
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 657 (26.55%) Service Management
2 618 (24.97%) Windows
3 616 (24.89%) Finance
4 569 (22.99%) Microsoft
5 416 (16.81%) Active Directory
6 407 (16.44%) Linux
7 389 (15.72%) Project Management
8 384 (15.52%) ITSM
9 364 (14.71%) ITIL V3
10 350 (14.14%) Agile Software Development
11 349 (14.10%) PRINCE2
12 331 (13.37%) Service Delivery
13 322 (13.01%) Security Cleared
14 318 (12.85%) Change Management
15 297 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
16 291 (11.76%) Oracle
17 286 (11.56%) VMware
18 284 (11.47%) MS Excel
19 269 (10.87%) MS Office
20 268 (10.83%) Unix
21 252 (10.18%) Stakeholder Management
22 233 (9.41%) DNS
23 222 (8.97%) Cisco
24 221 (8.93%) Citrix
25 220 (8.89%) Banking
25 220 (8.89%) SC Cleared
26 218 (8.81%) ServiceNow
26 218 (8.81%) SLA
27 217 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
28 214 (8.65%) SQL

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
1 181 (7.31%) SharePoint
2 104 (4.20%) MS Exchange
3 81 (3.27%) Apache
4 72 (2.91%) IIS
5 67 (2.71%) WebSphere
6 44 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2010
7 41 (1.66%) CMS
8 40 (1.62%) Skype for Business
8 40 (1.62%) WebSphere Application Server
9 38 (1.54%) IBM HTTP Server
10 33 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 30 (1.21%) WebLogic
12 29 (1.17%) Tomcat
13 22 (0.89%) Confluence
13 22 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
14 21 (0.85%) JBoss
15 16 (0.65%) IBM Notes
16 15 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
17 14 (0.57%) OpenStack
17 14 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 284 (11.47%) MS Excel
2 269 (10.87%) MS Office
3 69 (2.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 59 (2.38%) MS Project
5 37 (1.49%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (0.20%) AutoCAD
7 5 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.081%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.040%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 75 (3.03%) Remedy ITSM
2 12 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
4 10 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
5 9 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
6 8 (0.32%) Documaker
6 8 (0.32%) MFGPRO
7 7 (0.28%) CSG Singleview
8 6 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
9 5 (0.20%) CA PPM
9 5 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
9 5 (0.20%) Oracle Retail
10 4 (0.16%) PeopleSoft Financials
11 3 (0.12%) Faxination
11 3 (0.12%) OpenText VIM for SAP
11 3 (0.12%) RMDS
11 3 (0.12%) SAP MM
12 2 (0.081%) ION MarketView
12 2 (0.081%) Oracle Cash Management
12 2 (0.081%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 122 (4.93%) Office 365
2 82 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
3 81 (3.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 54 (2.18%) SaaS
5 36 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
6 23 (0.93%) Google Apps
6 23 (0.93%) IaaS
7 19 (0.77%) PaaS
8 14 (0.57%) Azure Active Directory
9 8 (0.32%) OpenShift
10 6 (0.24%) Mimecast
10 6 (0.24%) OneDrive
11 4 (0.16%) Yammer
12 3 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (0.081%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 2 (0.081%) CloudFront
13 2 (0.081%) IBM Blueworks
13 2 (0.081%) Rackspace Cloud
13 2 (0.081%) SuccessFactors
13 2 (0.081%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 233 (9.41%) DNS
2 213 (8.61%) Firewall
3 168 (6.79%) TCP/IP
4 143 (5.78%) WAN
5 133 (5.37%) SAN
6 122 (4.93%) LAN
7 94 (3.80%) Wireless
8 91 (3.68%) DHCP
9 81 (3.27%) SSL
10 76 (3.07%) Network Security
11 72 (2.91%) VPN
12 69 (2.79%) Internet
13 59 (2.38%) LDAP
14 57 (2.30%) HTTP
15 47 (1.90%) VoIP
16 44 (1.78%) NAS
17 43 (1.74%) MPLS
18 36 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
19 31 (1.25%) Intranet
20 26 (1.05%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (7.72%) SQL Server
2 79 (3.19%) Oracle Database
3 46 (1.86%) MySQL
4 25 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 24 (0.97%) DB2
6 22 (0.89%) NonStop SQL
6 22 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
7 21 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
8 18 (0.73%) Hadoop
9 17 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
10 16 (0.65%) Big Data
10 16 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
10 16 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
10 16 (0.65%) Relational Database
11 15 (0.61%) Oracle Database 12c
12 14 (0.57%) Oracle Database 10g
13 13 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 11 (0.44%) Oracle BI EE
14 11 (0.44%) Oracle Exadata
14 11 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 62 (2.51%) Jenkins
2 60 (2.42%) JIRA
3 28 (1.13%) Git (software)
4 27 (1.09%) Introscope
5 25 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
6 23 (0.93%) Subversion
7 20 (0.81%) TeamCity
8 14 (0.57%) Maven
9 12 (0.48%) Selenium
10 10 (0.40%) Ant
10 10 (0.40%) MSI
11 9 (0.36%) Artifactory
11 9 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
11 9 (0.36%) Visual Studio
12 8 (0.32%) Hudson
13 7 (0.28%) InstallShield
13 7 (0.28%) SonarQube
14 5 (0.20%) Bower
14 5 (0.20%) NuGet
14 5 (0.20%) WiX
General
1 616 (24.89%) Finance
2 220 (8.89%) Banking
3 119 (4.81%) Retail
4 79 (3.19%) Legal
5 68 (2.75%) Telecoms
6 62 (2.51%) Financial Institution
7 56 (2.26%) Law
8 48 (1.94%) Investment Banking
9 30 (1.21%) Publishing
10 29 (1.17%) Back Office
11 24 (0.97%) Front Office
12 23 (0.93%) Advertising
12 23 (0.93%) Billing
12 23 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
13 19 (0.77%) French Language
14 18 (0.73%) Manufacturing
14 18 (0.73%) Marketing
15 15 (0.61%) Spanish Language
16 11 (0.44%) German Language
17 10 (0.40%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 497 (20.08%) Analyst
2 221 (8.93%) Service Manager
3 193 (7.80%) Architect
4 177 (7.15%) Project Manager
5 160 (6.46%) Administrator
6 151 (6.10%) Service Analyst
7 137 (5.54%) Support Analyst
8 130 (5.25%) Consultant
9 112 (4.53%) IT Manager
10 110 (4.44%) Developer
11 99 (4.00%) ITIL Manager
12 91 (3.68%) Business Analyst
13 82 (3.31%) Service Desk Analyst
14 78 (3.15%) Support Engineer
15 76 (3.07%) Delivery Manager
16 74 (2.99%) Network Engineer
17 72 (2.91%) Infrastructure Manager
18 70 (2.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 66 (2.67%) Applications Support
20 65 (2.63%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (4.48%) Middleware
2 78 (3.15%) HTML
3 73 (2.95%) XML
4 66 (2.67%) .NET
4 66 (2.67%) Web Services
5 61 (2.46%) CSS
6 37 (1.49%) J2EE
7 30 (1.21%) LAMP
8 21 (0.85%) HTML5
9 20 (0.81%) Ajax
10 15 (0.61%) SOAP
11 14 (0.57%) .NET Framework
11 14 (0.57%) REST
12 11 (0.44%) FIX Protocol
12 11 (0.44%) JSON
12 11 (0.44%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 11 (0.44%) Spring
13 10 (0.40%) ActiveMQ
13 10 (0.40%) ASP.NET
13 10 (0.40%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 217 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
2 164 (6.63%) Data Centre
3 157 (6.34%) Management Information System
4 76 (3.07%) Clustering
5 66 (2.67%) CMDB
6 63 (2.55%) Blackberry
7 40 (1.62%) Computer Science
8 38 (1.54%) Virtual Team
9 36 (1.45%) PMI
10 31 (1.25%) Hedge funds
10 31 (1.25%) Replication
11 26 (1.05%) Fat Client
11 26 (1.05%) Public Cloud
11 26 (1.05%) Thin Client
12 23 (0.93%) Fixed Income
12 23 (0.93%) User Experience
13 22 (0.89%) FMCG
14 21 (0.85%) CESG
14 21 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
14 21 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 618 (24.97%) Windows
2 407 (16.44%) Linux
3 268 (10.83%) Unix
4 206 (8.32%) Windows Server
5 164 (6.63%) Windows 7
6 127 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 115 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 107 (4.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 81 (3.27%) AIX
10 74 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
11 59 (2.38%) Solaris
12 53 (2.14%) Windows 8
13 47 (1.90%) Windows XP
14 45 (1.82%) Oracle Linux
15 44 (1.78%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 43 (1.74%) Windows 10
17 41 (1.66%) Android
18 38 (1.54%) Mac OS X
19 37 (1.49%) Apple iOS
20 33 (1.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 657 (26.55%) Service Management
2 389 (15.72%) Project Management
3 384 (15.52%) ITSM
4 364 (14.71%) ITIL V3
5 350 (14.14%) Agile Software Development
6 349 (14.10%) PRINCE2
7 331 (13.37%) Service Delivery
8 318 (12.85%) Change Management
9 252 (10.18%) Stakeholder Management
10 194 (7.84%) Problem Management
11 161 (6.51%) Incident Management
12 157 (6.34%) Configuration Management
13 146 (5.90%) Migration
14 135 (5.45%) Service Design
15 124 (5.01%) Release Management
16 120 (4.85%) DevOps
17 111 (4.48%) SDLC
18 102 (4.12%) Continuous Improvement
19 98 (3.96%) Disaster Recovery
20 97 (3.92%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 214 (8.65%) SQL
2 144 (5.82%) PowerShell
3 134 (5.41%) Perl
4 124 (5.01%) Python
5 111 (4.48%) Java
6 93 (3.76%) JavaScript
7 85 (3.43%) Shell Script
8 75 (3.03%) Bash Shell
9 56 (2.26%) C
10 33 (1.33%) PHP
11 29 (1.17%) C#
12 25 (1.01%) T-SQL
13 24 (0.97%) Ruby
14 21 (0.85%) Jython
15 17 (0.69%) PL/SQL
15 17 (0.69%) VBScript
16 14 (0.57%) VBA
17 13 (0.53%) Korn
18 11 (0.44%) C++
19 10 (0.40%) VB
Qualifications
1 322 (13.01%) Security Cleared
2 297 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
3 220 (8.89%) SC Cleared
4 191 (7.72%) Degree
5 115 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 109 (4.40%) Cisco Certification
7 93 (3.76%) CISSP
8 73 (2.95%) DV Cleared
9 66 (2.67%) MCSE
10 63 (2.55%) CCNA
11 58 (2.34%) CCNP
12 55 (2.22%) PMI Certification
13 50 (2.02%) MCP
14 48 (1.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 47 (1.90%) ISEB
15 47 (1.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 36 (1.45%) PMP
17 34 (1.37%) CISM
17 34 (1.37%) MCSA
18 30 (1.21%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 218 (8.81%) SLA
2 87 (3.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 80 (3.23%) COBIT
4 46 (1.86%) PCI DSS
5 34 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 31 (1.25%) QA
7 16 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
8 15 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 9 (0.36%) COSO
10 8 (0.32%) GPG13
11 7 (0.28%) HL7
12 6 (0.24%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 5 (0.20%) Basel III
13 5 (0.20%) ISO27005
13 5 (0.20%) WCAG
14 4 (0.16%) JSP 440
14 4 (0.16%) MiFID
15 3 (0.12%) Data Quality
15 3 (0.12%) Government Security Classifications
15 3 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 416 (16.81%) Active Directory
2 207 (8.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (2.59%) XenApp
4 51 (2.06%) vSphere
5 43 (1.74%) Hyper-V
6 38 (1.54%) XenDesktop
7 31 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
8 29 (1.17%) Oracle RAC
9 27 (1.09%) VMware ESX
10 26 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
11 24 (0.97%) Terminal Services
12 20 (0.81%) NFS
13 17 (0.69%) Microsoft App-V
14 16 (0.65%) KVM
15 14 (0.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 13 (0.53%) BitLocker
17 12 (0.48%) StorNext
17 12 (0.48%) Virtual Desktop
18 11 (0.44%) Docker
19 10 (0.40%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 137 (5.54%) SCCM
2 111 (4.48%) Puppet
3 72 (2.91%) SCOM
4 62 (2.51%) Ansible
5 34 (1.37%) Nagios
6 32 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
7 27 (1.09%) ITRS Geneos
8 25 (1.01%) NetBackup
9 23 (0.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 22 (0.89%) Control-M
10 22 (0.89%) Tivoli
11 18 (0.73%) WSUS
12 16 (0.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 15 (0.61%) AirWatch
13 15 (0.61%) Microsoft Clustering
13 15 (0.61%) ZABBIX
14 12 (0.48%) Backup Exec
14 12 (0.48%) Casper Suite
14 12 (0.48%) Data Guard
15 11 (0.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 569 (22.99%) Microsoft
2 291 (11.76%) Oracle
3 286 (11.56%) VMware
4 222 (8.97%) Cisco
5 221 (8.93%) Citrix
6 218 (8.81%) ServiceNow
7 147 (5.94%) HP
8 137 (5.54%) Red Hat
9 135 (5.45%) IBM
10 134 (5.41%) Remedy
11 59 (2.38%) Symantec
12 58 (2.34%) BMC
13 52 (2.10%) CheckPoint
14 48 (1.94%) EMC
15 47 (1.90%) Juniper
16 46 (1.86%) Dell
17 45 (1.82%) SAP
18 44 (1.78%) F5
18 44 (1.78%) NetApp
19 40 (1.62%) Apple
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