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 3 May 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 148 159 139
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -20
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 17 39 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.49% 0.71% 1.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.24% 4.73% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 30 59
Median daily rate £390 £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.85% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £248 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £478 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £23.50 £39.51
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +21.21%
ITIL Certification
London

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
524 824 1150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.02% 15.01% 18.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 615 809
Median daily rate £460 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.23% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 19
Median hourly rate £21.78 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.71% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £14.90 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £89.00 £34.80 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 3 May 2016.

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 3 May 2016, 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 24 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (29.17%) Service Management
2 7 (29.17%) Change Management
3 6 (25.00%) Finance
3 6 (25.00%) Project Management
3 6 (25.00%) SLA
4 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2
4 5 (20.83%) Windows
4 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
5 4 (16.67%) MS Office
5 4 (16.67%) Cisco
5 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (16.67%) BMC
5 4 (16.67%) ITSM
5 4 (16.67%) Service Design
6 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
6 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 3 (12.50%) Banking
6 3 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 3 (12.50%) Change Control
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle
6 3 (12.50%) Linux
6 3 (12.50%) HP
6 3 (12.50%) Remedy
6 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.33%) Financial Institution
7 2 (8.33%) CISM
7 2 (8.33%) 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 2 (8.33%) IIS
1 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Office
2 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.17%) MS Project
3 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (8.33%) Wireless
2 1 (4.17%) MPLS
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.17%) VoIP
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Financial Institution
3 2 (8.33%) Front Office
3 2 (8.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.17%) French Language
4 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (16.67%) Analyst
1 4 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Applications Support
3 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support
3 2 (8.33%) Service Design Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Compliance Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Fidessa Support
4 1 (4.17%) IT Manager
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL Service Design Manager
4 1 (4.17%) ITSM Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Monitoring Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Process Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Programme Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Protective Monitoring Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Security Monitoring Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.33%) Hedge funds
4 1 (4.17%) BBC
4 1 (4.17%) BYOD
4 1 (4.17%) Data Integration
4 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.17%) Derivative
4 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.17%) Android
4 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.17%) Unix
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (29.17%) Change Management
2 7 (29.17%) Service Management
3 6 (25.00%) Project Management
4 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2
5 4 (16.67%) ITSM
5 4 (16.67%) Service Design
6 3 (12.50%) Change Control
6 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 2 (8.33%) Information Assurance
7 2 (8.33%) Information Management
7 2 (8.33%) Information Security
7 2 (8.33%) Information Security Management
7 2 (8.33%) ISMS
7 2 (8.33%) Migration
7 2 (8.33%) Network Design
7 2 (8.33%) Release Management
7 2 (8.33%) Security Management
7 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) C
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) Perl
2 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) CISM
1 2 (8.33%) CISSP
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
1 2 (8.33%) IISP
1 2 (8.33%) MAPM
1 2 (8.33%) MCP
1 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) CCENT
2 1 (4.17%) CCNA
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.17%) MCITP
2 1 (4.17%) MCTS
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) SLA
2 2 (8.33%) COBIT
2 2 (8.33%) GPG13
2 2 (8.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) BMC
1 4 (16.67%) Cisco
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) HP
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) Remedy
3 2 (8.33%) Citrix
3 2 (8.33%) ServiceNow
3 2 (8.33%) Sun
3 2 (8.33%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) Apple
4 1 (4.17%) Bloomberg
4 1 (4.17%) BT
4 1 (4.17%) EMC
4 1 (4.17%) FactSet
4 1 (4.17%) Fidessa
4 1 (4.17%) NetApp
4 1 (4.17%) Reuters
4 1 (4.17%) Sybase