The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL Certification in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
London / City of London
Rank 144 145 158
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 10 6 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.34% 0.20% 0.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.32% 1.24% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 29
Median daily rate £400 £500 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +26.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £375 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £665 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.37 £17.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +1.49%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
431 482 808
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.63% 15.69% 15.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 349 626
Median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £638 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 11
Median hourly rate £17.89 £22.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.70% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £17.96 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.40 £37.08 £18.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £39.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +100.00%

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing ITIL Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL Certification across the City of London region.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the City of London region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

ITIL Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the City of London region.

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification 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 City of London region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 30 (100.00%) ITIL
2 11 (36.67%) Windows
3 10 (33.33%) Finance
4 9 (30.00%) Banking
5 8 (26.67%) Linux
5 8 (26.67%) Oracle
6 7 (23.33%) DNS
7 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 6 (20.00%) Migration
7 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (20.00%) Windows 7
8 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 5 (16.67%) MS Office
9 4 (13.33%) RHCE
9 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
9 4 (13.33%) Blackberry
9 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
9 4 (13.33%) Service Management
9 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
9 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (13.33%) Android
9 4 (13.33%) Data Protection
9 4 (13.33%) ITSM
9 4 (13.33%) RHCA
9 4 (13.33%) ServiceNow
9 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
10 3 (10.00%) Mac OS
10 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (10.00%) Wi-Fi

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the City of 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 3 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.67%) JBoss
2 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.33%) GroupWise
3 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) IaaS
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.67%) PaaS
1 2 (6.67%) SaaS
2 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) DNS
2 3 (10.00%) DHCP
2 3 (10.00%) Firewall
2 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (6.67%) LAN
3 2 (6.67%) LDAP
4 1 (3.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Big Data
2 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.33%) QlikView
2 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.33%) JIRA
1 1 (3.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 9 (30.00%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Law
3 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 4 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (13.33%) Administrator
2 4 (13.33%) Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Contracts Manager
2 4 (13.33%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (13.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 4 (13.33%) Service Transition Manager
2 4 (13.33%) Transition Manager
3 3 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 3 (10.00%) Active Directory Support
3 3 (10.00%) Configuration Manager
3 3 (10.00%) ICT Support
4 2 (6.67%) Applications Support
4 2 (6.67%) Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Service Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) SOAP
2 1 (3.33%) HTML
2 1 (3.33%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (3.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Blackberry
2 3 (10.00%) CMDB
3 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.67%) User Experience
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) e-Learning
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Reinsurance
4 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Windows
2 8 (26.67%) Linux
3 6 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (13.33%) Android
4 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (10.00%) Mac OS
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (20.00%) Migration
3 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
3 4 (13.33%) Data Protection
3 4 (13.33%) ITSM
3 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 4 (13.33%) Service Management
4 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.67%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.67%) Open Source
4 2 (6.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.67%) Project Management
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (6.67%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) Java
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) RHCA
1 4 (13.33%) RHCE
2 3 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) ISEB
3 1 (3.33%) MCSE
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
1 1 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (3.33%) SEPA
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
1 1 (3.33%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) SCCM
1 3 (10.00%) Tivoli
1 3 (10.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
3 4 (13.33%) ServiceNow
4 3 (10.00%) Apple
4 3 (10.00%) LANDesk
5 2 (6.67%) Citrix
5 2 (6.67%) Cognos
5 2 (6.67%) IBM
6 1 (3.33%) Cloudera
6 1 (3.33%) Fortinet
6 1 (3.33%) Informatica
6 1 (3.33%) SAP
6 1 (3.33%) Splunk
6 1 (3.33%) VMware
6 1 (3.33%) WorldPay