Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for ITIL Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 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.

Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 206 201 223
Rank change year-on-year -5 +22 +15
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 40 47 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.56% 0.71% 0.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.04% 4.57% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 36 31
City of London median daily rate £385 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.44% +9.76% +9.33%
10th Percentile £258 £223 £159
90th Percentile £538 £518 £544
Central London median daily rate £385 £450 £410
% change year-on-year -14.44% +9.76% +10.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
City of London median hourly rate - £19.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +15.15% -
Central London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +15.15% -

ITIL Certification 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 the City of London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
City of London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 990 1028 1389
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.97% 15.59% 15.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 703 723 1018
City of London median daily rate £488 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £254
90th Percentile £675 £625 £638
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 14 29
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.58% +1.60% +22.62%
10th Percentile £13.31 £16.16 £11.23
90th Percentile £29.64 £29.38 £38.00
Central London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £18.35
% change year-on-year - +3.54% +7.94%

ITIL Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing ITIL Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Certification in the City of London

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL Certification in the City of London

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL Certification in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL Certification in the City of London

ITIL Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL Certification in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 40 (100.00%) ITIL
2 19 (47.50%) Finance
3 14 (35.00%) Windows
4 11 (27.50%) Windows Server
5 10 (25.00%) Service Management
6 9 (22.50%) Project Management
7 8 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
7 8 (20.00%) ServiceNow
8 7 (17.50%) PRINCE2
8 7 (17.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (17.50%) Banking
9 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (15.00%) Data Centre
10 5 (12.50%) Office 365
10 5 (12.50%) Open Source
10 5 (12.50%) MCSE
10 5 (12.50%) SQL
10 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (10.00%) EMC
11 4 (10.00%) NetApp
11 4 (10.00%) SAN
11 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
11 4 (10.00%) Linux
11 4 (10.00%) DHCP
11 4 (10.00%) VoIP
11 4 (10.00%) DNS
11 4 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (10.00%) German Language
11 4 (10.00%) Software Packaging

ITIL Certification
Co-occurring 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 4 (10.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (7.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.50%) IaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) SaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) DHCP
1 4 (10.00%) DNS
1 4 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (10.00%) SAN
1 4 (10.00%) Skype
1 4 (10.00%) VoIP
2 3 (7.50%) WebEx
3 2 (5.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.50%) LAN
4 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.00%) Subversion
2 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.50%) Toad
General
1 19 (47.50%) Finance
2 7 (17.50%) Banking
3 4 (10.00%) German Language
3 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) French Language
4 1 (2.50%) Law
4 1 (2.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Analyst
2 7 (17.50%) Service Analyst
3 4 (10.00%) Consultant
3 4 (10.00%) Network Systems Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Implementation Consultant
4 3 (7.50%) IT Consultant
4 3 (7.50%) Lync Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Server Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Service Implementation Consultant
4 3 (7.50%) Telecoms Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) VoIP Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Applications Developer
5 2 (5.00%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) Software Packaging
2 2 (5.00%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.00%) User Experience
3 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.50%) Clustering
4 1 (2.50%) CMDB
4 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.50%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Windows
2 11 (27.50%) Windows Server
3 4 (10.00%) Linux
4 3 (7.50%) Unix
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) ITIL
2 10 (25.00%) Service Management
3 9 (22.50%) Project Management
4 7 (17.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (17.50%) PRINCE2
5 5 (12.50%) Open Source
6 4 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (10.00%) ITSM
6 4 (10.00%) Security Monitoring
6 4 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (10.00%) Software Deployment
6 4 (10.00%) Software Distribution
7 3 (7.50%) Change Management
8 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.00%) Incident Management
8 2 (5.00%) Mathematics
8 2 (5.00%) Problem Management
8 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.00%) Web Development
8 2 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (12.50%) SQL
3 3 (7.50%) Python
4 2 (5.00%) C#
4 2 (5.00%) C++
4 2 (5.00%) Java
4 2 (5.00%) R
4 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.50%) Perl
5 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) MCSE
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) Degree
3 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (5.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) CISSP
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.50%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 3 (7.50%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.50%) Hyper-V
2 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.50%) Docker
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.50%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (7.50%) Ansible
2 3 (7.50%) Puppet
3 1 (2.50%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.50%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) ServiceNow
2 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.00%) EMC
3 4 (10.00%) NetApp
4 3 (7.50%) Oracle
4 3 (7.50%) VMware
5 2 (5.00%) Cisco
6 1 (2.50%) Avaya
6 1 (2.50%) Cognizant
6 1 (2.50%) Cognos
6 1 (2.50%) CyberArk
6 1 (2.50%) Dynatrace
6 1 (2.50%) HP
6 1 (2.50%) IBM
6 1 (2.50%) LANDesk
6 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.50%) Splunk
6 1 (2.50%) XebiaLabs