Period
to 24 January 2019

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 24 January 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.

Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 215 210 208
Rank change year-on-year -5 -2 +2
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 42 39 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.61% 0.55% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.48% 3.78% 3.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 31 20
City of London median daily rate £325 £398 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.24% -5.07% +1.89%
10th Percentile £140 £156 £191
90th Percentile £575 £500 £545
Central London median daily rate £400 £399 £450
% change year-on-year +0.31% -11.39% +9.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
City of London median hourly rate - - £19.00
Central London median hourly rate £22.93 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +20.68% - -

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 938 1,031 929
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.71% 14.45% 14.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 648 748 637
City of London median daily rate £475 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £237 £300 £268
90th Percentile £675 £675 £663
Central London median daily rate £475 £488 £450
% change year-on-year -2.56% +8.33% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 25 15
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.78% +13.89% -12.20%
10th Percentile £12.78 £15.00 £13.05
90th Percentile £34.13 £31.20 £21.15
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £21.00 £17.89
% change year-on-year -10.95% +17.42% -9.44%

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 24 January 2019.

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 24 January 2019, 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 42 (100.00%) ITIL
2 18 (42.86%) Windows
2 18 (42.86%) Finance
3 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 14 (33.33%) Office 365
5 10 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (23.81%) VMware
6 9 (21.43%) Windows 7
7 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (19.05%) Banking
7 8 (19.05%) Service Delivery
7 8 (19.05%) Change Management
7 8 (19.05%) ITSM
8 7 (16.67%) Service Management
8 7 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (16.67%) Asset Management
8 7 (16.67%) Citrix
8 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (16.67%) SharePoint
8 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
9 6 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (14.29%) SQL
9 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
9 6 (14.29%) Project Management
9 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
10 5 (11.90%) Blue Coat
10 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
10 5 (11.90%) Self-Motivation
10 5 (11.90%) User Experience

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 7 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.14%) IIS
3 2 (4.76%) CMS
3 2 (4.76%) Confluence
4 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (33.33%) Office 365
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (4.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (2.38%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) DNS
1 4 (9.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 4 (9.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 4 (9.52%) LAN
1 4 (9.52%) WAN
2 3 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.14%) Wireless
3 2 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (4.76%) DMZ
3 2 (4.76%) Firewall
3 2 (4.76%) ISDN
3 2 (4.76%) MPLS
3 2 (4.76%) Network Security
3 2 (4.76%) WLAN
4 1 (2.38%) DHCP
4 1 (2.38%) Internet
4 1 (2.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) Data Lake
2 3 (7.14%) Data Mart
2 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (7.14%) Power BI
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Hudson
1 3 (7.14%) JIRA
2 2 (4.76%) Bitbucket
2 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (42.86%) Finance
2 8 (19.05%) Banking
3 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 3 (7.14%) Front Office
5 2 (4.76%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.76%) Publishing
6 1 (2.38%) Billing
6 1 (2.38%) Law
6 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Analyst
2 10 (23.81%) Service Analyst
2 10 (23.81%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) ITIL Service Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Administrator
4 6 (14.29%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Junior
5 5 (11.90%) Support Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (7.14%) IT Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) IT Support
7 3 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Network Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Citrix Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) MDX
2 2 (4.76%) REST
2 2 (4.76%) XMPP
3 1 (2.38%) Ajax
3 1 (2.38%) CSS
3 1 (2.38%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (2.38%) HTML
3 1 (2.38%) Web Services
3 1 (2.38%) XHTML
3 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.90%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (11.90%) User Experience
3 3 (7.14%) Blackberry
3 3 (7.14%) iPhone
4 2 (4.76%) CMDB
4 2 (4.76%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.38%) iPad
5 1 (2.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 18 (42.86%) Windows
2 9 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 5 (11.90%) Windows 8
4 4 (9.52%) Windows 10
4 4 (9.52%) Windows Server
5 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
6 2 (4.76%) Unix
7 1 (2.38%) Android
7 1 (2.38%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) ITIL
2 8 (19.05%) Change Management
2 8 (19.05%) ITSM
2 8 (19.05%) Service Delivery
3 7 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 7 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (16.67%) Service Management
4 6 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (14.29%) Project Management
5 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.90%) DevOps
5 5 (11.90%) IT Asset Management
6 4 (9.52%) Customer-Centricity
6 4 (9.52%) Data Modelling
6 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (9.52%) Open Source
7 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (7.14%) Business Process Modelling
7 3 (7.14%) Critical Thinking
7 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) SQL
2 3 (7.14%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.76%) Java
3 2 (4.76%) Perl
3 2 (4.76%) Python
4 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.14%) Postgraduate
3 2 (4.76%) AWS Certification
3 2 (4.76%) CCNP
3 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.76%) MCP
4 1 (2.38%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.38%) CGEIT
4 1 (2.38%) CISSP
4 1 (2.38%) CRISC
4 1 (2.38%) ISACA
4 1 (2.38%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.38%) COBIT
2 1 (2.38%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
3 4 (9.52%) ProxySG
3 4 (9.52%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (4.76%) XenApp
4 2 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) vCenter Server
2 2 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (4.76%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (4.76%) Terraform
3 1 (2.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 10 (23.81%) VMware
3 7 (16.67%) Citrix
4 5 (11.90%) Blue Coat
5 4 (9.52%) CheckPoint
5 4 (9.52%) Cisco
5 4 (9.52%) F5
5 4 (9.52%) ServiceNow
5 4 (9.52%) Wyse
6 3 (7.14%) Bloomberg
6 3 (7.14%) Reuters
7 2 (4.76%) Fortinet
7 2 (4.76%) Juniper
7 2 (4.76%) Meraki
7 2 (4.76%) SolarWinds
7 2 (4.76%) Splunk
7 2 (4.76%) Symantec
8 1 (2.38%) Apple
8 1 (2.38%) CyberArk
8 1 (2.38%) New Relic