The table below looks at the statistics for the ITIL Consultant role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Consultant
Rank 595 592 575
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -17
Contract jobs requiring an ITIL Consultant 31 13 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.025% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.027% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 21
Average daily rate £450 £375 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £350 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £503 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £459 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+31.07% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48768 48345 46356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.58% 94.48% 94.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 31355 30091 27314
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1699 1902 2042
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.22 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.62% -1.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

ITIL Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Consultant in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

ITIL Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ITIL Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL Consultant within the UK.

ITIL Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ITIL Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

ITIL Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ITIL Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Consultant within the UK.

ITIL Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ITIL Consultant
Top 25 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +9 30 £450 +20.00% 1
South East +23 17 £460 +31.42%
Berkshire +14 10 £460 -8.00%
London +8 6 £425 -10.52% 1
Reading - 4 - -
Hampshire - 4 - -
Slough +9 2 £460 -8.00%
South West +2 2 £444 -1.38%
North West -10 2 £450 -
East of England - 2 £220 -
City of London - 2 £425 - 1
Surrey -6 1 £500 +33.33%
Suffolk - 1 £220 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £450 -
Essex - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Chester - 1 £450 -
Edinburgh - 1 £425 -
Feltham - 1 - -
Ipswich - 1 £220 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 £425 -

ITIL Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited ITIL Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with ITIL Consultant in their job title.

1 49 (100.00%) ITIL
2 20 (40.82%) ITIL V3
3 19 (38.78%) Service Management
4 14 (28.57%) ITSM
5 13 (26.53%) Project Management
6 11 (22.45%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (18.37%) Service Delivery
7 9 (18.37%) Change Management
7 9 (18.37%) Finance
8 8 (16.33%) Firewall
8 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
8 8 (16.33%) Internet
8 8 (16.33%) FTP
8 8 (16.33%) DNS
8 8 (16.33%) SSL
8 8 (16.33%) IIS
8 8 (16.33%) NetScaler
8 8 (16.33%) Data Analysis
8 8 (16.33%) Reverse Proxy
8 8 (16.33%) UAG
8 8 (16.33%) SC Cleared
8 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared
9 7 (14.29%) Process Improvement
10 6 (12.24%) ServiceNow
10 6 (12.24%) SLA
11 5 (10.20%) Remedy
11 5 (10.20%) Configuration Management
11 5 (10.20%) Problem Management
12 4 (8.16%) Incident Management
12 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management

ITIL Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited ITIL Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with ITIL Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (16.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.04%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) DNS
1 8 (16.33%) Firewall
1 8 (16.33%) FTP
1 8 (16.33%) Internet
1 8 (16.33%) NetScaler
1 8 (16.33%) Reverse Proxy
1 8 (16.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) PowerCenter
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Law
4 1 (2.04%) Advertising
4 1 (2.04%) Billing
4 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.04%) Legal
4 1 (2.04%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) REST
1 1 (2.04%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.04%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (100.00%) ITIL
2 20 (40.82%) ITIL V3
3 19 (38.78%) Service Management
4 14 (28.57%) ITSM
5 13 (26.53%) Project Management
6 9 (18.37%) Change Management
6 9 (18.37%) Service Delivery
7 8 (16.33%) Data Analysis
8 7 (14.29%) Process Improvement
9 5 (10.20%) Configuration Management
9 5 (10.20%) Problem Management
10 4 (8.16%) Incident Management
10 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (6.12%) Capacity Management
12 2 (4.08%) Investment Management
12 2 (4.08%) Knowledge Management
12 2 (4.08%) Release Management
12 2 (4.08%) Supplier Management
13 1 (2.04%) Continuous Improvement
13 1 (2.04%) Demand Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.04%) C
1 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (16.33%) SC Cleared
2 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) MBA
3 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.04%) PMP
3 1 (2.04%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (16.33%) UAG
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.24%) ServiceNow
3 5 (10.20%) Remedy
4 2 (4.08%) BMC
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