Period
to 27 February 2020

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 27 February 2020 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
27 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 170 210 218
Rank change year-on-year +40 +8 -11
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 13 45 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.28% 0.66% 0.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.84% 4.65% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 42 25
City of London median daily rate £475 £285 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -31.33% +0.61%
10th Percentile £281 £141 £156
90th Percentile £563 £571 £500
Central London median daily rate £475 £325 £408
% change year-on-year +46.15% -20.25% -9.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £52.50
% change year-on-year +84.21% -63.81% +176.32%

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 705 968 990
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 15.11% 14.15% 13.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 508 697 710
City of London median daily rate £500 £495 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.01% -1.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £289 £238 £300
90th Percentile £675 £675 £688
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 23 26
City of London median hourly rate £24.12 £18.70 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.98% -10.95% +17.04%
10th Percentile £17.93 £12.40 £15.25
90th Percentile £52.33 £34.75 £43.38
Central London median hourly rate £24.12 £18.70 £22.26
% change year-on-year +28.98% -15.98% +25.80%

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 27 February 2020.

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 27 February 2020, 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 13 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 10
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (23.08%) Finance
4 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
5 2 (15.38%) Billing
5 2 (15.38%) Smartphone
5 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
5 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
5 2 (15.38%) Android
5 2 (15.38%) Firewall
5 2 (15.38%) Service Management
5 2 (15.38%) PMP
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) Mac OS X
5 2 (15.38%) Apple
5 2 (15.38%) Reuters
5 2 (15.38%) Bloomberg
5 2 (15.38%) BYOD
5 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
5 2 (15.38%) Office 365
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (15.38%) ServiceNow

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 (7.69%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Billing
3 1 (7.69%) Advertising
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Law
3 1 (7.69%) Local Government
3 1 (7.69%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) Delivery Manager
1 2 (15.38%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL Expert
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL Manager
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL Service Manager
1 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
1 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery Manager
1 2 (15.38%) Service Manager
2 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) IT Trainer
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Trainer
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (7.69%) Senior DBA
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Oracle DBA
2 1 (7.69%) Support Officer
2 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Officer
2 1 (7.69%) Transition Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) BYOD
1 2 (15.38%) Smartphone
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows 10
3 2 (15.38%) Android
3 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
3 2 (15.38%) Mac OS X
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
4 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery Management
4 2 (15.38%) Service Management
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Antivirus Management
5 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Instructional Design
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 1 (7.69%) Project Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Release Management
5 1 (7.69%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) PMP
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) OCA
2 1 (7.69%) OCP
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Data Guard
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Apple
1 2 (15.38%) Bloomberg
1 2 (15.38%) FactSet
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 2 (15.38%) Reuters
1 2 (15.38%) ServiceNow
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Remedy
2 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
2 1 (7.69%) Sybase
2 1 (7.69%) VMware