Period
to 10 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for ITIL Foundation Certificate qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 10 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

ITIL Foundation Certificate
London > Central London
6 months to
10 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 237 264 279
Rank change year-on-year +27 +15 -16
Contract jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate 16 35 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.22% 0.37% 0.023%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.42% 2.59% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 24 0
Central London median daily rate £275 £355 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.54% - -
London median daily rate £320 £480 £275
% change year-on-year -33.33% +74.55% -12.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 2
Central London median hourly rate £17.56 £14.00 £14.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.43% -0.25% -
10th Percentile £10.50 £13.00 £13.31
90th Percentile £25.76 £31.13 £14.76
London median hourly rate £24.12 £18.50 £14.04
% change year-on-year +30.38% +31.77% +0.04%

ITIL Foundation Certificate is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Central London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,129 1,349 1,320
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 15.82% 14.45% 15.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 832 932 911
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -1.55% +7.22%
10th Percentile £283 £256 £275
90th Percentile £688 £650 £675
London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 49 31
Central London median hourly rate £22.72 £18.70 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.47% -8.78% +7.89%
10th Percentile £10.95 £13.80 £13.31
90th Percentile £52.25 £28.20 £35.00
London median hourly rate £35.00 £24.04 £21.50
% change year-on-year +45.59% +11.81% +10.26%

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing ITIL Foundation Certificate as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Foundation Certificate in Central London

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate in Central London.

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL Foundation Certificate in Central London

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate in Central London over the 6 months to 10 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL Foundation Certificate in Central London

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate in Central London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL Foundation Certificate in Central London

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate within the Central London region over the 6 months to 10 December 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +34 16 £275 -3.51% 1
Southwark - 2 £263 -
ITIL Foundation Certificate
London

For the 6 months to 10 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for ITIL Foundation Certificate.

1 16 (100.00%) ITIL
2 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) Windows
3 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
4 6 (37.50%) Cisco
4 6 (37.50%) Office 365
5 5 (31.25%) Incident Management
5 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (31.25%) Windows 10
5 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (31.25%) Service Management
5 5 (31.25%) VMware
6 4 (25.00%) Finance
6 4 (25.00%) ITSM
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
7 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
7 3 (18.75%) Change Management
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (18.75%) ServiceNow
7 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
7 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
7 3 (18.75%) Azure
8 2 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (12.50%) Riverbed
8 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (12.50%) F5
8 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central 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 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (6.25%) Academy Housing
2 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (6.25%) OPENContractor
2 1 (6.25%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Office 365
2 3 (18.75%) Azure
3 2 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (6.25%) AWS
4 1 (6.25%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) BGP
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (12.50%) EIGRP
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
1 2 (12.50%) NX-OS
1 2 (12.50%) VoIP
1 2 (12.50%) VPN
1 2 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (6.25%) GoToMeeting
2 1 (6.25%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SAP BW
1 1 (6.25%) SAP HANA
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Public Sector
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Desktop Support
3 3 (18.75%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) IT Director
5 1 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Operations Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Desktop Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Ajax
1 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
1 1 (6.25%) REST
1 1 (6.25%) SOAP
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Hedge funds
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows 10
3 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.25%) Android
4 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Incident Management
2 5 (31.25%) Service Management
3 4 (25.00%) ITSM
4 3 (18.75%) Change Management
4 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
4 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
5 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
5 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Runbook
5 2 (12.50%) Time Management
5 2 (12.50%) Validation
6 1 (6.25%) CRM
6 1 (6.25%) Decision-Making
6 1 (6.25%) Housing Management
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) A+ Certification
2 2 (12.50%) CCNA
2 2 (12.50%) CCNP
2 2 (12.50%) ECDL
2 2 (12.50%) MOS
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) MCDST
3 1 (6.25%) MCSA
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Cisco
3 5 (31.25%) VMware
4 3 (18.75%) ServiceNow
5 2 (12.50%) Apple
5 2 (12.50%) Blue Coat
5 2 (12.50%) F5
5 2 (12.50%) Remedy
5 2 (12.50%) Riverbed
6 1 (6.25%) Capita
6 1 (6.25%) Citrix
6 1 (6.25%) Polycom
6 1 (6.25%) SAP