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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 36 30 35
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Contract jobs citing ITIL 1234 1349 1242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 5.57% 5.73% 5.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.53% 7.00% 6.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 846 876 812
Median daily rate £450 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 56 99
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.69 £36.00 £22.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.92 £15.75 £15.89
% change year-on-year
+32.79% -0.88%
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
18899 19269 19282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.37% 81.80% 81.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13645 13773 13493
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 233 235
Median hourly rate £25.69 £21.50 £20.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.48% +6.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.17 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £65.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +1 220 £450 +12.50% 81
Croydon -10 22 £419 +13.55% 1
Bromley +5 20 £425 +66.66% 1
Brentford +9 8 £145 -64.63%
Docklands, London +10 7 £525 +16.66%
Westminster - 7 £575 -
Paddington +3 4 £700 +40.00%
Uxbridge -3 4 - -
Canary Wharf -9 4 £260 -38.82%
Kingston Upon Thames -5 3 £270 -6.89% 1
Ilford +6 2 - -
Southwark -1 2 - -
Twickenham - 2 - -
Wembley - 2 £295 -
Beckenham - 2 £500 - 1
Harrow - 2 - -
Southall 0 1 - -
Hammersmith -2 1 £438 +52.17%
Wimbledon -2 1 £351 - 1
Romford -2 1 - - 1
Feltham -6 1 - -
Hayes -6 1 £300 -16.66%
Greenwich - 1 £140 -
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 671 (26.36%) Service Management
2 657 (25.81%) Windows
3 629 (24.71%) Finance
4 585 (22.98%) Microsoft
5 422 (16.58%) Active Directory
6 421 (16.54%) Project Management
7 398 (15.63%) Linux
8 387 (15.20%) ITSM
9 370 (14.53%) Agile Software Development
10 366 (14.38%) PRINCE2
11 360 (14.14%) ITIL V3
12 342 (13.43%) Security Cleared
13 341 (13.39%) ITIL Certification
13 341 (13.39%) Change Management
14 331 (13.00%) Service Delivery
15 311 (12.22%) VMware
16 294 (11.55%) Oracle
17 291 (11.43%) MS Excel
18 276 (10.84%) Stakeholder Management
19 261 (10.25%) Unix
20 259 (10.17%) MS Office
21 255 (10.02%) Cisco
22 245 (9.62%) Citrix
23 238 (9.35%) Firewall
24 236 (9.27%) SQL
24 236 (9.27%) SC Cleared
25 231 (9.07%) DNS
26 230 (9.03%) ServiceNow
27 227 (8.92%) SLA
28 223 (8.76%) Windows Server

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
1 176 (6.91%) SharePoint
2 108 (4.24%) MS Exchange
3 82 (3.22%) Apache
4 71 (2.79%) WebSphere
5 69 (2.71%) IIS
6 45 (1.77%) Skype for Business
7 42 (1.65%) CMS
7 42 (1.65%) IBM HTTP Server
8 41 (1.61%) WebSphere Application Server
9 36 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
10 33 (1.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 30 (1.18%) Tomcat
11 30 (1.18%) WebLogic
12 27 (1.06%) Confluence
13 21 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
14 19 (0.75%) IBM Notes
15 18 (0.71%) JBoss
16 16 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
16 16 (0.63%) OpenStack
17 13 (0.51%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 291 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 259 (10.17%) MS Office
3 65 (2.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 60 (2.36%) MS Project
5 31 (1.22%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (0.20%) AutoCAD
8 4 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.079%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 78 (3.06%) Remedy ITSM
2 13 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.35%) Documaker
3 9 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (0.35%) RMDS
4 8 (0.31%) MFGPRO
5 7 (0.27%) CSG Singleview
5 7 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
6 6 (0.24%) CA PPM
6 6 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
7 5 (0.20%) Oracle Retail
8 4 (0.16%) PeopleSoft Financials
9 3 (0.12%) Faxination
10 2 (0.079%) BPCS
10 2 (0.079%) ION MarketView
10 2 (0.079%) Oracle Cash Management
10 2 (0.079%) SAP FI
10 2 (0.079%) SAP HR
10 2 (0.079%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 110 (4.32%) Office 365
2 79 (3.10%) Amazon AWS
3 74 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 58 (2.28%) SaaS
5 41 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
6 24 (0.94%) Google Apps
7 23 (0.90%) IaaS
8 21 (0.82%) PaaS
9 14 (0.55%) Azure Active Directory
10 7 (0.27%) OpenShift
11 6 (0.24%) Mimecast
11 6 (0.24%) OneDrive
12 5 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
12 5 (0.20%) AWS OpsWorks
12 5 (0.20%) Yammer
13 3 (0.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 3 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
14 2 (0.079%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 2 (0.079%) SuccessFactors
14 2 (0.079%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 238 (9.35%) Firewall
2 231 (9.07%) DNS
3 173 (6.79%) TCP/IP
4 153 (6.01%) WAN
5 131 (5.15%) LAN
6 121 (4.75%) SAN
7 98 (3.85%) Wireless
8 92 (3.61%) SSL
9 83 (3.26%) DHCP
10 78 (3.06%) Network Security
11 76 (2.99%) VPN
12 71 (2.79%) Internet
13 59 (2.32%) HTTP
14 57 (2.24%) LDAP
15 50 (1.96%) VoIP
16 45 (1.77%) MPLS
17 37 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
18 36 (1.41%) Intranet
19 33 (1.30%) NAS
20 26 (1.02%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 200 (7.86%) SQL Server
2 70 (2.75%) Oracle Database
3 38 (1.49%) MySQL
4 25 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
5 23 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 22 (0.86%) DB2
6 22 (0.86%) NonStop SQL
7 20 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
8 19 (0.75%) Relational Database
9 17 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
10 16 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
10 16 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
11 15 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
12 14 (0.55%) Big Data
13 13 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 10 (0.39%) QlikView
15 9 (0.35%) Hadoop
15 9 (0.35%) Oracle BI EE
15 9 (0.35%) Oracle Database 10g
16 8 (0.31%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 62 (2.44%) JIRA
2 60 (2.36%) Jenkins
3 30 (1.18%) Git (software)
4 29 (1.14%) Introscope
5 28 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
6 23 (0.90%) Subversion
7 20 (0.79%) TeamCity
8 15 (0.59%) Maven
9 14 (0.55%) Selenium
10 12 (0.47%) Octopus Deploy
11 11 (0.43%) Ant
12 10 (0.39%) MSI
13 9 (0.35%) Artifactory
13 9 (0.35%) Visual Studio
14 8 (0.31%) Hudson
15 7 (0.27%) InstallShield
15 7 (0.27%) SonarQube
16 5 (0.20%) Bower
16 5 (0.20%) NuGet
16 5 (0.20%) WiX
General
1 629 (24.71%) Finance
2 221 (8.68%) Banking
3 110 (4.32%) Retail
4 85 (3.34%) Legal
5 76 (2.99%) Telecoms
6 65 (2.55%) Financial Institution
7 62 (2.44%) Law
8 56 (2.20%) Investment Banking
9 35 (1.37%) Front Office
10 33 (1.30%) Back Office
11 29 (1.14%) Publishing
12 25 (0.98%) Advertising
13 23 (0.90%) Billing
13 23 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
14 18 (0.71%) Marketing
15 17 (0.67%) Manufacturing
16 14 (0.55%) French Language
17 13 (0.51%) Spanish Language
18 11 (0.43%) German Language
19 10 (0.39%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 498 (19.56%) Analyst
2 240 (9.43%) Service Manager
3 208 (8.17%) Architect
4 186 (7.31%) Project Manager
5 146 (5.73%) Support Analyst
6 144 (5.66%) Service Analyst
7 143 (5.62%) Administrator
8 139 (5.46%) Consultant
9 128 (5.03%) IT Manager
10 115 (4.52%) Developer
11 108 (4.24%) ITIL Manager
12 91 (3.57%) Business Analyst
13 81 (3.18%) Applications Support
13 81 (3.18%) Support Engineer
14 80 (3.14%) Delivery Manager
14 80 (3.14%) Infrastructure Manager
14 80 (3.14%) Network Engineer
15 76 (2.99%) Service Desk Analyst
16 68 (2.67%) Services Delivery Manager
17 67 (2.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (4.71%) Middleware
2 77 (3.02%) .NET
3 76 (2.99%) HTML
4 75 (2.95%) Web Services
5 73 (2.87%) XML
6 62 (2.44%) CSS
7 40 (1.57%) J2EE
8 24 (0.94%) LAMP
9 21 (0.82%) Ajax
10 17 (0.67%) FIX Protocol
11 16 (0.63%) HTML5
11 16 (0.63%) SOAP
11 16 (0.63%) WebSphere MQ
12 15 (0.59%) ASP.NET
13 12 (0.47%) .NET Framework
13 12 (0.47%) JSON
13 12 (0.47%) REST
13 12 (0.47%) Spring
14 11 (0.43%) Java EE
15 9 (0.35%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 215 (8.44%) Analytical Skills
2 176 (6.91%) Data Centre
3 155 (6.09%) Management Information System
4 72 (2.83%) Clustering
5 67 (2.63%) CMDB
6 63 (2.47%) Blackberry
7 37 (1.45%) Virtual Team
8 36 (1.41%) Computer Science
9 34 (1.34%) Hedge funds
9 34 (1.34%) PMI
10 29 (1.14%) Equities
10 29 (1.14%) FMCG
11 28 (1.10%) Public Cloud
11 28 (1.10%) Replication
12 26 (1.02%) Fixed Income
13 25 (0.98%) Derivative
13 25 (0.98%) User Experience
14 24 (0.94%) DataPower
15 23 (0.90%) Fat Client
15 23 (0.90%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 657 (25.81%) Windows
2 398 (15.63%) Linux
3 261 (10.25%) Unix
4 223 (8.76%) Windows Server
5 168 (6.60%) Windows 7
6 129 (5.07%) Windows Server 2008
7 108 (4.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 105 (4.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 75 (2.95%) AIX
10 70 (2.75%) Windows Server 2003
11 64 (2.51%) Windows 8
12 59 (2.32%) Solaris
13 51 (2.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 46 (1.81%) Oracle Linux
15 42 (1.65%) Windows XP
16 40 (1.57%) Windows 10
17 38 (1.49%) Android
17 38 (1.49%) Mac OS X
18 34 (1.34%) Apple iOS
19 28 (1.10%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 671 (26.36%) Service Management
2 421 (16.54%) Project Management
3 387 (15.20%) ITSM
4 370 (14.53%) Agile Software Development
5 366 (14.38%) PRINCE2
6 360 (14.14%) ITIL V3
7 341 (13.39%) Change Management
8 331 (13.00%) Service Delivery
9 276 (10.84%) Stakeholder Management
10 210 (8.25%) Problem Management
11 168 (6.60%) Incident Management
12 164 (6.44%) Configuration Management
12 164 (6.44%) Migration
13 132 (5.18%) Service Design
14 131 (5.15%) Release Management
15 117 (4.60%) SDLC
16 109 (4.28%) DevOps
17 103 (4.05%) Continuous Improvement
18 102 (4.01%) TOGAF
19 100 (3.93%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 236 (9.27%) SQL
2 151 (5.93%) PowerShell
3 124 (4.87%) Perl
4 117 (4.60%) Python
5 109 (4.28%) Java
6 95 (3.73%) Shell Script
7 85 (3.34%) JavaScript
8 79 (3.10%) Bash Shell
9 48 (1.89%) C
10 37 (1.45%) C#
11 29 (1.14%) PHP
11 29 (1.14%) T-SQL
12 20 (0.79%) Jython
12 20 (0.79%) Ruby
13 19 (0.75%) PL/SQL
13 19 (0.75%) VBScript
14 14 (0.55%) C++
14 14 (0.55%) VBA
15 9 (0.35%) Korn
15 9 (0.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 342 (13.43%) Security Cleared
2 341 (13.39%) ITIL Certification
3 236 (9.27%) SC Cleared
4 197 (7.74%) Degree
5 117 (4.60%) Cisco Certification
6 114 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 85 (3.34%) CISSP
8 78 (3.06%) DV Cleared
9 70 (2.75%) CCNA
10 66 (2.59%) MCSE
11 60 (2.36%) CCNP
12 53 (2.08%) PMI Certification
13 52 (2.04%) MCP
14 50 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 48 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 47 (1.85%) ISEB
17 37 (1.45%) MCSA
18 36 (1.41%) PMP
19 33 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
20 31 (1.22%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 227 (8.92%) SLA
2 89 (3.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 80 (3.14%) COBIT
4 41 (1.61%) QA
5 31 (1.22%) PCI DSS
6 23 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 17 (0.67%) Disclosure Scotland
8 15 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 8 (0.31%) COSO
9 8 (0.31%) GPG13
10 7 (0.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 6 (0.24%) HL7
12 5 (0.20%) ISO27005
12 5 (0.20%) WCAG
13 4 (0.16%) Data Quality
13 4 (0.16%) MiFID
14 3 (0.12%) Government Security Classifications
14 3 (0.12%) JSP 440
14 3 (0.12%) SEPA
15 2 (0.079%) RMADS
System Software
1 422 (16.58%) Active Directory
2 220 (8.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (2.47%) XenApp
4 53 (2.08%) vSphere
5 48 (1.89%) Hyper-V
6 37 (1.45%) XenDesktop
7 31 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
8 28 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
9 25 (0.98%) VMware ESX
10 23 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
11 20 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
11 20 (0.79%) Terminal Services
12 17 (0.67%) KVM
13 16 (0.63%) NFS
14 14 (0.55%) Docker
15 13 (0.51%) BitLocker
16 12 (0.47%) StorNext
16 12 (0.47%) Virtual Desktop
17 11 (0.43%) ProxySG
18 10 (0.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 138 (5.42%) SCCM
2 100 (3.93%) Puppet
3 72 (2.83%) SCOM
4 64 (2.51%) Ansible
5 41 (1.61%) Nagios
6 35 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
7 31 (1.22%) ITRS Geneos
8 26 (1.02%) Control-M
9 21 (0.82%) Microsoft Clustering
10 19 (0.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 18 (0.71%) NetBackup
12 16 (0.63%) Tivoli
12 16 (0.63%) WSUS
13 14 (0.55%) AirWatch
14 12 (0.47%) Backup Exec
15 11 (0.43%) Casper Suite
15 11 (0.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 11 (0.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
16 10 (0.39%) WMI
16 10 (0.39%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 585 (22.98%) Microsoft
2 311 (12.22%) VMware
3 294 (11.55%) Oracle
4 255 (10.02%) Cisco
5 245 (9.62%) Citrix
6 230 (9.03%) ServiceNow
7 144 (5.66%) HP
8 139 (5.46%) IBM
9 134 (5.26%) Remedy
10 126 (4.95%) Red Hat
11 67 (2.63%) CheckPoint
12 64 (2.51%) Juniper
13 62 (2.44%) BMC
14 60 (2.36%) Symantec
15 52 (2.04%) SAP
16 51 (2.00%) EMC
17 46 (1.81%) F5
18 44 (1.73%) Dell
19 42 (1.65%) NetApp
20 41 (1.61%) Apple
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £180.00 - £230.00 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £80 - £120 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Networking People
Posted: 16 hours ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Networx
Rate: Up to £35,000 depending on skills + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £160 - £190 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £300 - £355 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bromley, Kent
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £420 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Haysfm
Rate: £350.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £200 - £222 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Skilliantech Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TDA Group
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Complete Tech Limited
Rate: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Anthony James Consulting
Rate: From £250 to £300 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
LA International
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £700 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + 6 month term initailly
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Thebes IT
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Montash
Rate: £600 - £625 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: EXCELLENT
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Montash
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £1 per annum + market rate
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago