Period
to 23 June 2018

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 23 June 2018 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
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 222 205 202
Rank change year-on-year -17 -3 +23
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 29 25 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.42% 0.40% 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.09% 2.81% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 21 27
City of London median daily rate £450 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +11.46%
10th Percentile £273 £263 £207
90th Percentile £548 £588 £601
Central London median daily rate £450 £413 £450
% change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
City of London median hourly rate - - £19.00
Central London median hourly rate £52.50 - £19.00

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 937 890 1,028
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.51% 14.24% 15.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 687 603 748
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £312 £275 £263
90th Percentile £700 £649 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £458 £450
% change year-on-year +9.17% +1.78% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 20 14
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.83 £21.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.89% -18.15% +14.03%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.69 £16.24
90th Percentile £38.50 £25.51 £72.18
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.77 £21.78
% change year-on-year +5.23% -18.41% +13.14%

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 23 June 2018.

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 23 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification 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 City of London region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 29 (100.00%) ITIL
2 14 (48.28%) Windows
3 13 (44.83%) Finance
4 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
5 10 (34.48%) Service Management
6 9 (31.03%) Banking
7 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (24.14%) VMware
8 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (20.69%) Incident Management
9 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
9 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Office
9 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
10 4 (13.79%) Test Planning
10 4 (13.79%) WebEx
10 4 (13.79%) Defect Management
10 4 (13.79%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (13.79%) Capacity Management
10 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
10 4 (13.79%) Cisco
10 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
10 4 (13.79%) Remedy
10 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
11 3 (10.34%) TOGAF
11 3 (10.34%) Scrum
11 3 (10.34%) Firewall
11 3 (10.34%) ITSM

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 1 (3.45%) Drupal
1 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (3.45%) IIS
1 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
1 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) WebEx
2 3 (10.34%) Firewall
3 2 (6.90%) SAN
3 2 (6.90%) VPN
4 1 (3.45%) BGP
4 1 (3.45%) BIG-IP
4 1 (3.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (3.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (3.45%) IPsec
4 1 (3.45%) ISDN
4 1 (3.45%) LAN
4 1 (3.45%) MPLS
4 1 (3.45%) Network Security
4 1 (3.45%) OSPF
4 1 (3.45%) Skype
4 1 (3.45%) SMS
4 1 (3.45%) VLAN
4 1 (3.45%) VoIP
4 1 (3.45%) WAN
4 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) MySQL
1 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 9 (31.03%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Legal
3 2 (6.90%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Business Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) IT Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Incident Manager
4 3 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Service Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Technical Business Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.90%) Active Directory Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (6.90%) ITIL Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Operations Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
1 1 (3.45%) LAMP
1 1 (3.45%) LDAP
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (3.45%) Velocity
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
1 1 (3.45%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.45%) iPhone
3 1 (3.45%) PMI
3 1 (3.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.90%) Linux
5 1 (3.45%) Android
5 1 (3.45%) Unix
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) ITIL
2 10 (34.48%) Service Management
3 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.69%) Incident Management
4 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
5 4 (13.79%) Capacity Management
5 4 (13.79%) Defect Management
5 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
5 4 (13.79%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
5 4 (13.79%) Test Planning
6 3 (10.34%) ITSM
6 3 (10.34%) People Management
6 3 (10.34%) Scrum
6 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 3 (10.34%) TOGAF
7 2 (6.90%) Change Management
7 2 (6.90%) Migration
7 2 (6.90%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) C
1 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.45%) C#
2 1 (3.45%) C++
2 1 (3.45%) Java
2 1 (3.45%) Perl
2 1 (3.45%) Python
2 1 (3.45%) Ruby
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) MCSE
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (10.34%) TOGAF Certification
2 2 (6.90%) CCNA
2 2 (6.90%) CCNP
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.45%) CBAP
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) ISEB
3 1 (3.45%) MCP
3 1 (3.45%) MCSA
3 1 (3.45%) MOS
3 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) PSD2
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
1 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.90%) XenApp
3 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.45%) KVM
3 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
1 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 7 (24.14%) VMware
3 4 (13.79%) Cisco
3 4 (13.79%) Remedy
4 2 (6.90%) Citrix
4 2 (6.90%) McAfee
5 1 (3.45%) Apple
5 1 (3.45%) Blue Coat
5 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.45%) Dell
5 1 (3.45%) EMC
5 1 (3.45%) F5
5 1 (3.45%) HP
5 1 (3.45%) Meraki
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle
5 1 (3.45%) Riverbed
5 1 (3.45%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.45%) Veeam