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 December 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 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 50 34 31
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Contract jobs citing ITIL 970 1188 1361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 4.54% 5.25% 5.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.35% 6.28% 7.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 639 763 875
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £165 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 55 90
Median hourly rate £16.03 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.20% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £22.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-7.57% +10.00%
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
18130 18917 19369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.86% 83.57% 80.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 13033 13514 14273
Median daily rate £476 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 231 254
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 December 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 December 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 December 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 -13 133 £400 -4.76% 45
Croydon -16 17 £425 +6.25% 6
Canary Wharf +4 12 £438 -10.25%
Hounslow +4 6 £350 -
Bromley -12 6 £550 +29.41%
Teddington - 5 - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames 0 4 £300 -14.28%
Feltham -1 4 £418 +4.50%
Brentford +13 3 £160 -62.35%
Docklands, London -3 3 £556 +11.25%
Uxbridge +4 2 £370 +45.09%
Hammersmith +4 2 £295 -34.07%
Romford +4 1 - -
Westminster -5 1 £400 -
Wimbledon - 1 £453 -
Southall - 1 - -
Hendon - 1 £204 - 1
Ealing - 1 - -
Hayes - 1 £243 -
ITIL
England

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 December 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.

1 587 (26.49%) Service Management
2 582 (26.26%) Finance
3 568 (25.63%) Windows
4 506 (22.83%) Microsoft
5 376 (16.97%) Active Directory
6 331 (14.94%) ITSM
7 324 (14.62%) ITIL V3
8 314 (14.17%) Agile Software Development
9 313 (14.12%) Service Delivery
10 308 (13.90%) Project Management
11 307 (13.85%) Linux
12 305 (13.76%) PRINCE2
13 285 (12.86%) Security Cleared
14 256 (11.55%) MS Excel
15 242 (10.92%) MS Office
16 238 (10.74%) ITIL Certification
17 235 (10.60%) VMware
18 230 (10.38%) Change Management
19 226 (10.20%) SLA
19 226 (10.20%) Banking
20 219 (9.88%) ServiceNow
21 216 (9.75%) Cisco
22 215 (9.70%) Citrix
23 192 (8.66%) Oracle
23 192 (8.66%) Stakeholder Management
24 188 (8.48%) SC Cleared
25 185 (8.35%) Analytical Skills
26 182 (8.21%) Windows Server
27 178 (8.03%) Firewall
27 178 (8.03%) HP

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
1 141 (6.36%) SharePoint
2 99 (4.47%) MS Exchange
3 53 (2.39%) CMS
4 51 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 48 (2.17%) IIS
6 41 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 34 (1.53%) Apache
7 34 (1.53%) Skype for Business
8 28 (1.26%) Tomcat
9 27 (1.22%) WebSphere
10 26 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
11 22 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
12 21 (0.95%) WebLogic
13 20 (0.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 16 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
15 15 (0.68%) JBoss
16 12 (0.54%) Confluence
17 11 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
18 10 (0.45%) IBM Notes
18 10 (0.45%) OpenStack
Applications
1 256 (11.55%) MS Excel
2 242 (10.92%) MS Office
3 83 (3.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 49 (2.21%) MS Visio
5 38 (1.71%) MS Project
6 6 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.18%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.090%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 68 (3.07%) Remedy ITSM
2 14 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
4 10 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
5 8 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (0.23%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 5 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
7 5 (0.23%) SAP MM
8 4 (0.18%) CA PPM
8 4 (0.18%) Cognos TM1
8 4 (0.18%) SAP CO
8 4 (0.18%) SAP FI
8 4 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
9 3 (0.14%) assyst
9 3 (0.14%) BPCS
9 3 (0.14%) CSG Singleview
9 3 (0.14%) Documaker
9 3 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
9 3 (0.14%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 108 (4.87%) Office 365
2 70 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 50 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
4 43 (1.94%) SaaS
5 24 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
6 18 (0.81%) IaaS
7 16 (0.72%) G Suite
8 15 (0.68%) PaaS
9 7 (0.32%) Mimecast
9 7 (0.32%) Yammer
10 4 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (0.14%) IBM Blueworks
12 2 (0.090%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.090%) CloudFront
12 2 (0.090%) Force.com
12 2 (0.090%) GitHub
12 2 (0.090%) Rackspace Cloud
12 2 (0.090%) SuccessFactors
12 2 (0.090%) Veeva
13 1 (0.045%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 178 (8.03%) Firewall
2 151 (6.81%) DNS
3 115 (5.19%) SAN
4 106 (4.78%) TCP/IP
5 100 (4.51%) WAN
6 86 (3.88%) DHCP
7 85 (3.84%) LAN
8 59 (2.66%) Internet
9 56 (2.53%) Network Security
10 55 (2.48%) VPN
10 55 (2.48%) Wireless
11 46 (2.08%) SSL
12 45 (2.03%) Cisco ASA
13 38 (1.71%) Cisco Nexus
14 28 (1.26%) LDAP
15 27 (1.22%) BIG-IP
15 27 (1.22%) VLAN
16 25 (1.13%) NAS
17 23 (1.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 23 (1.04%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (5.28%) SQL Server
2 74 (3.34%) Oracle Database
3 41 (1.85%) MySQL
4 25 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 24 (1.08%) Oracle Database 12c
6 22 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
7 20 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
8 19 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
9 17 (0.77%) NonStop SQL
9 17 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
10 16 (0.72%) Hadoop
10 16 (0.72%) Relational Database
11 15 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
12 14 (0.63%) Big Data
12 14 (0.63%) Oracle BI EE
12 14 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
13 12 (0.54%) DB2
13 12 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 10 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
15 9 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 42 (1.90%) JIRA
2 21 (0.95%) Jenkins
3 15 (0.68%) Git (software)
3 15 (0.68%) TeamCity
4 11 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (0.36%) Visual Studio
6 7 (0.32%) HP UFT
6 7 (0.32%) MSI
6 7 (0.32%) Selenium
7 6 (0.27%) eggPlant
8 5 (0.23%) Subversion
8 5 (0.23%) WiX
9 3 (0.14%) ClearQuest
9 3 (0.14%) Introscope
9 3 (0.14%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (0.090%) ClearCase
10 2 (0.090%) JMeter
10 2 (0.090%) LoadRunner
10 2 (0.090%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.090%) Toad
General
1 582 (26.26%) Finance
2 226 (10.20%) Banking
3 113 (5.10%) Retail
4 77 (3.47%) Law
5 74 (3.34%) Legal
5 74 (3.34%) Telecoms
6 49 (2.21%) Investment Banking
7 36 (1.62%) Financial Institution
8 32 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
9 30 (1.35%) Manufacturing
10 19 (0.86%) Publishing
11 18 (0.81%) Back Office
11 18 (0.81%) Marketing
12 17 (0.77%) Advertising
13 16 (0.72%) French Language
14 13 (0.59%) Front Office
15 12 (0.54%) Billing
15 12 (0.54%) German Language
16 9 (0.41%) Retail Banking
16 9 (0.41%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 466 (21.03%) Analyst
2 184 (8.30%) Service Manager
3 174 (7.85%) Architect
4 165 (7.45%) Service Analyst
5 139 (6.27%) Project Manager
6 122 (5.51%) Support Analyst
7 121 (5.46%) Administrator
8 120 (5.42%) Consultant
9 115 (5.19%) Developer
10 104 (4.69%) Service Desk Analyst
11 86 (3.88%) Business Analyst
11 86 (3.88%) Support Engineer
12 76 (3.43%) IT Manager
12 76 (3.43%) ServiceNow Developer
13 72 (3.25%) Applications Support
14 71 (3.20%) Delivery Manager
15 67 (3.02%) ITIL Manager
16 63 (2.84%) Transition Manager
17 62 (2.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 62 (2.80%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (3.16%) XML
2 68 (3.07%) HTML
3 61 (2.75%) Middleware
4 58 (2.62%) Web Services
5 57 (2.57%) CSS
6 41 (1.85%) .NET
7 34 (1.53%) REST
7 34 (1.53%) SOAP
8 30 (1.35%) Ajax
9 26 (1.17%) HTML5
10 24 (1.08%) XHTML
11 19 (0.86%) LAMP
12 18 (0.81%) FIX Protocol
13 16 (0.72%) XSL
14 14 (0.63%) Oracle GoldenGate
14 14 (0.63%) XML Schema
15 12 (0.54%) Software Packaging
16 10 (0.45%) 802.1X
16 10 (0.45%) J2EE
16 10 (0.45%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 185 (8.35%) Analytical Skills
2 143 (6.45%) Data Centre
3 117 (5.28%) Management Information System
4 89 (4.02%) CMDB
5 65 (2.93%) Clustering
6 60 (2.71%) Blackberry
7 48 (2.17%) Virtual Team
8 39 (1.76%) Computer Science
9 30 (1.35%) Equities
10 27 (1.22%) Fat Client
10 27 (1.22%) Thin Client
11 26 (1.17%) Fixed Income
12 23 (1.04%) Hedge funds
12 23 (1.04%) PMI
13 20 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
14 19 (0.86%) Data Protection Act
14 19 (0.86%) Derivative
14 19 (0.86%) NHS
14 19 (0.86%) Replication
14 19 (0.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 568 (25.63%) Windows
2 307 (13.85%) Linux
3 182 (8.21%) Windows Server
4 175 (7.90%) Windows 7
5 172 (7.76%) Unix
6 128 (5.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 100 (4.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 84 (3.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 65 (2.93%) AIX
10 64 (2.89%) Windows Server 2003
11 46 (2.08%) Windows 10
11 46 (2.08%) Windows 8
12 44 (1.99%) Android
13 40 (1.81%) Mac OS X
14 39 (1.76%) Solaris
15 35 (1.58%) SUSE
16 31 (1.40%) Mac OS
16 31 (1.40%) Oracle Linux
17 28 (1.26%) Apple iOS
17 28 (1.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 587 (26.49%) Service Management
2 331 (14.94%) ITSM
3 324 (14.62%) ITIL V3
4 314 (14.17%) Agile Software Development
5 313 (14.12%) Service Delivery
6 308 (13.90%) Project Management
7 305 (13.76%) PRINCE2
8 230 (10.38%) Change Management
9 192 (8.66%) Stakeholder Management
10 177 (7.99%) Problem Management
11 163 (7.36%) Configuration Management
12 149 (6.72%) Service Design
13 132 (5.96%) Incident Management
14 109 (4.92%) Release Management
15 106 (4.78%) Migration
16 102 (4.60%) Continuous Improvement
16 102 (4.60%) DevOps
17 95 (4.29%) SDLC
18 91 (4.11%) TOGAF
19 88 (3.97%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 140 (6.32%) SQL
2 101 (4.56%) JavaScript
3 94 (4.24%) PowerShell
4 77 (3.47%) Python
5 74 (3.34%) Java
5 74 (3.34%) Perl
6 58 (2.62%) Bash Shell
7 42 (1.90%) C
8 31 (1.40%) Shell Script
9 21 (0.95%) PHP
10 18 (0.81%) Korn
11 17 (0.77%) Ruby
12 14 (0.63%) VB
13 13 (0.59%) C#
13 13 (0.59%) PL/SQL
14 12 (0.54%) T-SQL
15 6 (0.27%) C++
15 6 (0.27%) VBScript
16 4 (0.18%) VB.NET
17 3 (0.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 285 (12.86%) Security Cleared
2 238 (10.74%) ITIL Certification
3 188 (8.48%) SC Cleared
4 172 (7.76%) Degree
5 110 (4.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 83 (3.75%) Cisco Certification
7 76 (3.43%) CISSP
8 73 (3.29%) MCSE
9 69 (3.11%) DV Cleared
10 58 (2.62%) ISEB
11 55 (2.48%) CCNA
12 48 (2.17%) PMP
13 46 (2.08%) MCP
14 44 (1.99%) PMI Certification
15 38 (1.71%) CCNP
16 36 (1.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 27 (1.22%) CISM
18 26 (1.17%) MCITP
19 25 (1.13%) MCSA
19 25 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 226 (10.20%) SLA
2 61 (2.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 50 (2.26%) COBIT
4 48 (2.17%) PCI DSS
5 32 (1.44%) QA
6 31 (1.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 11 (0.50%) ISO 9001
8 9 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
9 5 (0.23%) Basel III
9 5 (0.23%) Data Quality
9 5 (0.23%) HL7
9 5 (0.23%) ISO 9000
9 5 (0.23%) SEPA
10 4 (0.18%) WCAG
11 3 (0.14%) GPG13
11 3 (0.14%) GxP
11 3 (0.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 3 (0.14%) ISO22301
11 3 (0.14%) Solvency II
12 2 (0.090%) BS25999
System Software
1 376 (16.97%) Active Directory
2 153 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (2.57%) Hyper-V
4 53 (2.39%) XenApp
5 45 (2.03%) vSphere
6 42 (1.90%) XenDesktop
7 37 (1.67%) Oracle RAC
8 29 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
9 23 (1.04%) Microsoft App-V
10 22 (0.99%) VMware ESX
11 21 (0.95%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 18 (0.81%) Terminal Services
13 15 (0.68%) Virtual Desktop
14 14 (0.63%) BitLocker
15 13 (0.59%) NFS
16 11 (0.50%) Xen
17 10 (0.45%) RHEV
17 10 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
18 9 (0.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
19 8 (0.36%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 134 (6.05%) SCCM
2 73 (3.29%) Puppet
3 37 (1.67%) SCOM
4 34 (1.53%) Ansible
5 33 (1.49%) Tivoli
6 30 (1.35%) NetBackup
7 23 (1.04%) Nagios
7 23 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
8 21 (0.95%) ITRS Geneos
9 20 (0.90%) Data Guard
9 20 (0.90%) Microsoft Clustering
9 20 (0.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 20 (0.90%) WSUS
10 18 (0.81%) AirWatch
11 15 (0.68%) Control-M
11 15 (0.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 12 (0.54%) Casper Suite
13 11 (0.50%) OpenView
13 11 (0.50%) Red Hat Satellite
13 11 (0.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 506 (22.83%) Microsoft
2 235 (10.60%) VMware
3 219 (9.88%) ServiceNow
4 216 (9.75%) Cisco
5 215 (9.70%) Citrix
6 192 (8.66%) Oracle
7 178 (8.03%) HP
8 104 (4.69%) Remedy
9 95 (4.29%) Red Hat
10 75 (3.38%) IBM
11 67 (3.02%) CheckPoint
12 56 (2.53%) SAP
13 52 (2.35%) Dell
14 50 (2.26%) EMC
15 47 (2.12%) BMC
16 46 (2.08%) Juniper
16 46 (2.08%) Symantec
17 45 (2.03%) Apple
18 43 (1.94%) F5
19 41 (1.85%) NetApp
Croydon, Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
I3
Rate: £200 - £210 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Linkpoint Resources
Rate: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum 4 Months +
Posted: Yesterday
London
JM
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £435 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Complete Tech Limited
Rate: Up to £66,500 per annum + Outstanding Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harris Global
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £225 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Complete Tech Limited
Rate: Up to £66,500 per annum + Outstanding Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Rate: £375 - £380 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 4 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: MARKET RATE!CC
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Refreshing Recruitment
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Gorkana
Rate: £33,000 - £38,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Bankside Recruitment
Rate: £400- £500 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + 6 month term initailly
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Stott & May
Rate: £375 - £400 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Bite Consulting
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City, London
Spring Technology
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Posted: 6 days ago