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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 35 30 25
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Contract jobs citing ITIL 1209 1291 1383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 5.48% 5.79% 6.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.53% 7.15% 7.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 818 833 962
Median daily rate £425 £378 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.58% -4.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £183 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 70 90
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.95 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.40 £32.65 £21.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -9.09%
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
18518 18052 18296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.94% 80.98% 80.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 13545 12688 13115
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £618 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 253 225
Median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £80.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 27 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 27 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 27 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 0 205 £425 +10.38% 79
Croydon +1 54 £396 +13.21% 3
Bromley +4 24 £450 +31.38% 2
Westminster - 12 £440 -
Brentford +10 8 £140 -71.13%
Beckenham - 5 £513 -
Southall -1 4 £200 -
Canary Wharf -2 4 £425 -2.85%
Feltham +2 3 £330 -10.81%
Uxbridge -6 3 - -
Wimbledon - 3 £473 -
Harrow - 3 £518 -
Ilford - 3 £475 -
Chessington 0 2 £450 -
Romford -1 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames -7 2 £450 +146.37%
Docklands, London +2 1 £520 +15.55%
Ealing - 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 - -
Northwood - 1 - -
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 676 (27.72%) Windows
2 625 (25.63%) Service Management
3 592 (24.27%) Finance
4 532 (21.81%) Microsoft
5 432 (17.71%) Active Directory
6 410 (16.81%) Project Management
7 382 (15.66%) Change Management
8 366 (15.01%) ITSM
9 356 (14.60%) ITIL Certification
10 355 (14.56%) PRINCE2
11 350 (14.35%) Security Cleared
12 338 (13.86%) Agile Software Development
13 333 (13.65%) Linux
14 317 (13.00%) ITIL V3
15 293 (12.01%) VMware
16 292 (11.97%) Service Delivery
17 279 (11.44%) Oracle
18 276 (11.32%) MS Office
19 249 (10.21%) MS Excel
20 248 (10.17%) SC Cleared
21 244 (10.00%) SQL
22 242 (9.92%) Citrix
23 240 (9.84%) Cisco
24 228 (9.35%) Banking
25 222 (9.10%) Stakeholder Management
26 221 (9.06%) Unix
27 219 (8.98%) Windows Server
28 218 (8.94%) ServiceNow
29 214 (8.77%) Problem Management
30 210 (8.61%) Firewall

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
1 148 (6.07%) SharePoint
2 113 (4.63%) MS Exchange
3 68 (2.79%) WebSphere
4 67 (2.75%) IIS
5 66 (2.71%) Apache
6 61 (2.50%) Skype for Business
7 52 (2.13%) CMS
8 42 (1.72%) IBM HTTP Server
8 42 (1.72%) WebSphere Application Server
9 37 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 37 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
10 32 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2013
11 25 (1.03%) Confluence
11 25 (1.03%) Tomcat
12 24 (0.98%) IBM Notes
13 20 (0.82%) WebLogic
14 15 (0.62%) JBoss
14 15 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
15 13 (0.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 11 (0.45%) MQSeries
Applications
1 276 (11.32%) MS Office
2 249 (10.21%) MS Excel
3 55 (2.26%) MS Project
4 46 (1.89%) MS Visio
5 40 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 8 (0.33%) AutoCAD
7 4 (0.16%) Adobe After Effects
7 4 (0.16%) Adobe Premiere
8 3 (0.12%) Final Cut Pro
9 2 (0.082%) S-PLUS
10 1 (0.041%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.041%) Adobe Captivate
10 1 (0.041%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.041%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 75 (3.08%) Remedy ITSM
2 13 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.33%) RMDS
4 7 (0.29%) MFGPRO
5 6 (0.25%) CA PPM
6 5 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.12%) assyst
8 3 (0.12%) CSG Singleview
8 3 (0.12%) Documaker
8 3 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.12%) Misys Opics
8 3 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
9 2 (0.082%) BASE24
9 2 (0.082%) ION MarketView
9 2 (0.082%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.082%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.082%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 109 (4.47%) Office 365
2 70 (2.87%) Amazon AWS
3 56 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 39 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
5 38 (1.56%) SaaS
6 20 (0.82%) IaaS
7 12 (0.49%) Google Apps
7 12 (0.49%) Yammer
8 11 (0.45%) Azure Active Directory
8 11 (0.45%) PaaS
9 7 (0.29%) OpenShift
10 5 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (0.21%) AWS OpsWorks
10 5 (0.21%) OneDrive
11 3 (0.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 3 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.082%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.082%) GitHub
13 1 (0.041%) Adobe Analytics
13 1 (0.041%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 210 (8.61%) Firewall
2 188 (7.71%) DNS
3 159 (6.52%) TCP/IP
4 149 (6.11%) WAN
5 142 (5.82%) LAN
6 115 (4.72%) SAN
7 101 (4.14%) Wireless
8 81 (3.32%) SSL
9 79 (3.24%) Network Security
10 77 (3.16%) VPN
11 59 (2.42%) Internet
12 54 (2.21%) HTTP
13 52 (2.13%) DHCP
14 49 (2.01%) VoIP
15 44 (1.80%) MPLS
16 43 (1.76%) LDAP
17 30 (1.23%) Intranet
17 30 (1.23%) ISDN
17 30 (1.23%) NAS
18 26 (1.07%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 205 (8.41%) SQL Server
2 65 (2.67%) Oracle Database
3 27 (1.11%) DB2
3 27 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (0.86%) MySQL
4 21 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 21 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
6 17 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
7 16 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
8 15 (0.62%) Relational Database
8 15 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (0.53%) Oracle Database 10g
9 13 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
10 12 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (0.37%) Data Mining
12 8 (0.33%) Oracle Exadata
12 8 (0.33%) QlikView
13 7 (0.29%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 55 (2.26%) JIRA
2 52 (2.13%) Jenkins
3 29 (1.19%) Introscope
4 24 (0.98%) Subversion
5 22 (0.90%) Git (software)
6 19 (0.78%) Selenium
6 19 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (0.66%) Maven
8 12 (0.49%) HP UFT
8 12 (0.49%) MSI
8 12 (0.49%) TeamCity
9 11 (0.45%) Ant
10 10 (0.41%) Octopus Deploy
11 9 (0.37%) Artifactory
12 8 (0.33%) Hudson
13 7 (0.29%) Eclipse
13 7 (0.29%) InstallShield
14 5 (0.21%) SoapUI
14 5 (0.21%) Visual Studio
14 5 (0.21%) WinDbg
General
1 592 (24.27%) Finance
2 228 (9.35%) Banking
3 98 (4.02%) Legal
4 84 (3.44%) Investment Banking
5 77 (3.16%) Retail
6 75 (3.08%) Telecoms
7 73 (2.99%) Law
8 53 (2.17%) Financial Institution
9 38 (1.56%) Front Office
10 36 (1.48%) Back Office
11 34 (1.39%) Publishing
12 29 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
13 23 (0.94%) Advertising
14 16 (0.66%) Manufacturing
14 16 (0.66%) Marketing
15 15 (0.62%) Billing
16 12 (0.49%) French Language
17 11 (0.45%) Local Government
17 11 (0.45%) Spanish Language
18 7 (0.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 480 (19.68%) Analyst
2 234 (9.59%) Service Manager
3 230 (9.43%) Architect
4 174 (7.13%) Project Manager
5 143 (5.86%) Service Analyst
6 141 (5.78%) Support Analyst
7 124 (5.08%) Developer
8 118 (4.84%) Administrator
9 112 (4.59%) IT Manager
10 108 (4.43%) Consultant
11 96 (3.94%) ITIL Manager
12 89 (3.65%) Service Desk Analyst
13 85 (3.49%) Business Analyst
14 83 (3.40%) Support Engineer
15 82 (3.36%) Applications Support
16 79 (3.24%) Service Architect
17 78 (3.20%) Network Engineer
18 70 (2.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 69 (2.83%) Infrastructure Manager
20 67 (2.75%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (3.77%) Middleware
2 83 (3.40%) Web Services
3 82 (3.36%) HTML
4 73 (2.99%) .NET
4 73 (2.99%) XML
5 65 (2.67%) CSS
6 38 (1.56%) J2EE
7 20 (0.82%) Ajax
8 19 (0.78%) SOAP
9 18 (0.74%) ASP.NET
10 17 (0.70%) HTML5
11 15 (0.62%) FIX Protocol
11 15 (0.62%) Spring
11 15 (0.62%) WebSphere MQ
12 13 (0.53%) .NET Framework
12 13 (0.53%) 802.1X
12 13 (0.53%) Hibernate
12 13 (0.53%) LAMP
12 13 (0.53%) RESTful
13 12 (0.49%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 203 (8.32%) Analytical Skills
2 165 (6.77%) Data Centre
3 161 (6.60%) Management Information System
4 76 (3.12%) Blackberry
5 57 (2.34%) CMDB
6 46 (1.89%) Clustering
7 41 (1.68%) Replication
8 37 (1.52%) Computer Science
9 34 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
10 31 (1.27%) Hedge funds
11 29 (1.19%) PMI
12 27 (1.11%) Public Cloud
13 25 (1.03%) BBC
14 24 (0.98%) DataPower
14 24 (0.98%) Equities
14 24 (0.98%) Fixed Income
14 24 (0.98%) NHS
14 24 (0.98%) PKI
15 23 (0.94%) FMCG
15 23 (0.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 676 (27.72%) Windows
2 333 (13.65%) Linux
3 221 (9.06%) Unix
4 219 (8.98%) Windows Server
5 183 (7.50%) Windows 7
6 140 (5.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 103 (4.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 73 (2.99%) Windows 8
9 69 (2.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 69 (2.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 65 (2.67%) AIX
11 57 (2.34%) Solaris
11 57 (2.34%) Windows XP
12 47 (1.93%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 43 (1.76%) Windows 10
14 35 (1.44%) Oracle Linux
15 31 (1.27%) Mac OS X
16 27 (1.11%) SUSE
17 26 (1.07%) Apple iOS
18 20 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 625 (25.63%) Service Management
2 410 (16.81%) Project Management
3 382 (15.66%) Change Management
4 366 (15.01%) ITSM
5 355 (14.56%) PRINCE2
6 338 (13.86%) Agile Software Development
7 317 (13.00%) ITIL V3
8 292 (11.97%) Service Delivery
9 222 (9.10%) Stakeholder Management
10 214 (8.77%) Problem Management
11 159 (6.52%) Incident Management
11 159 (6.52%) Migration
12 156 (6.40%) Configuration Management
13 116 (4.76%) Release Management
14 115 (4.72%) Service Design
15 101 (4.14%) Disaster Recovery
16 95 (3.90%) Risk Management
17 87 (3.57%) TOGAF
18 85 (3.49%) Continuous Improvement
18 85 (3.49%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 244 (10.00%) SQL
2 162 (6.64%) PowerShell
3 98 (4.02%) Perl
4 96 (3.94%) Java
5 92 (3.77%) JavaScript
6 89 (3.65%) Shell Script
7 85 (3.49%) Python
8 64 (2.62%) Bash Shell
9 55 (2.26%) C
10 36 (1.48%) C#
11 30 (1.23%) T-SQL
12 27 (1.11%) VBScript
13 25 (1.03%) PHP
14 20 (0.82%) Jython
15 15 (0.62%) VBA
16 13 (0.53%) PL/SQL
17 12 (0.49%) C++
17 12 (0.49%) Ruby
17 12 (0.49%) VB
18 10 (0.41%) Korn
Qualifications
1 356 (14.60%) ITIL Certification
2 350 (14.35%) Security Cleared
3 248 (10.17%) SC Cleared
4 208 (8.53%) Degree
5 128 (5.25%) Cisco Certification
6 123 (5.04%) Microsoft Certification
7 75 (3.08%) CCNA
8 72 (2.95%) CCNP
9 70 (2.87%) MCSE
10 66 (2.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 62 (2.54%) DV Cleared
11 62 (2.54%) MCP
12 59 (2.42%) CISSP
13 57 (2.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 49 (2.01%) PMI Certification
15 45 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 35 (1.44%) ISEB
17 33 (1.35%) CCIE
18 31 (1.27%) PMP
19 30 (1.23%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 197 (8.08%) SLA
2 79 (3.24%) COBIT
3 68 (2.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 58 (2.38%) QA
5 27 (1.11%) PCI DSS
6 17 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 15 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 13 (0.53%) Disclosure Scotland
9 9 (0.37%) COSO
10 6 (0.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 5 (0.21%) Data Quality
11 5 (0.21%) ISO27005
11 5 (0.21%) JSP 440
12 4 (0.16%) GPG13
12 4 (0.16%) MiFID
12 4 (0.16%) PMBOK
12 4 (0.16%) Solvency II
13 3 (0.12%) RMADS
14 2 (0.082%) BS25999
14 2 (0.082%) HL7
System Software
1 432 (17.71%) Active Directory
2 208 (8.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (3.03%) XenApp
4 62 (2.54%) vSphere
5 37 (1.52%) XenDesktop
6 31 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
7 28 (1.15%) Hyper-V
8 23 (0.94%) VMware ESX
9 20 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
10 18 (0.74%) KVM
10 18 (0.74%) NFS
11 14 (0.57%) StorNext
12 13 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
13 12 (0.49%) Samba
14 10 (0.41%) Docker
14 10 (0.41%) Terminal Services
14 10 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
15 9 (0.37%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 9 (0.37%) Terminal Server
15 9 (0.37%) Xsan
Systems Management
1 133 (5.45%) SCCM
2 78 (3.20%) Puppet
3 66 (2.71%) SCOM
4 45 (1.85%) Ansible
5 31 (1.27%) Nagios
6 28 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
7 24 (0.98%) Control-M
8 20 (0.82%) ITRS Geneos
8 20 (0.82%) NetBackup
9 16 (0.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 13 (0.53%) Tivoli
11 12 (0.49%) Backup Exec
12 10 (0.41%) Cisco CUCM
12 10 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
12 10 (0.41%) ZABBIX
13 9 (0.37%) WSUS
14 8 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 7 (0.29%) Cisco Prime
15 7 (0.29%) Data Guard
15 7 (0.29%) WMI
Vendors
1 532 (21.81%) Microsoft
2 293 (12.01%) VMware
3 279 (11.44%) Oracle
4 242 (9.92%) Citrix
5 240 (9.84%) Cisco
6 218 (8.94%) ServiceNow
7 140 (5.74%) HP
8 122 (5.00%) Remedy
9 119 (4.88%) IBM
10 87 (3.57%) Red Hat
11 77 (3.16%) BMC
12 59 (2.42%) Juniper
13 52 (2.13%) EMC
14 51 (2.09%) SAP
15 43 (1.76%) CheckPoint
15 43 (1.76%) SolarWinds
15 43 (1.76%) Sybase
16 41 (1.68%) NetApp
17 40 (1.64%) Symantec
18 34 (1.39%) ATG
London
Etech Partners
Rate: Up to £125 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £18.00 - £20.00 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
LV
Rate: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
onezeero.
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Blue Fire Professional Services
Rate: Up to £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £250 - 300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £43k - 56k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: Up to £200 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £230 - £260 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Rate: £280 - £305 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £180.00 - £210.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Salt
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £650.00 - £750.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £300.00 - £320.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
aap3
Rate: £300 - £311 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £465 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £650.00 - £750.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago