Period
to 27 October 2021

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 October 2021 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 Certification
Central London > City of London
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 166 111 207
Rank change year-on-year -55 +96 +20
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 14 7 25
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.36% 0.39% 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.83% 2.08% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 17
10th Percentile £454 £240 "
25th Percentile £525 £363 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £563 £475 £485
Median % change year-on-year +18.42% -2.06% +9.30%
75th Percentile £588 £488 £538
90th Percentile £593 " £560
Central London median daily rate £550 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +15.79% - +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.93
Central London median hourly rate - - £22.93

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 494 336 840
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.62% 18.67% 14.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 240 655
10th Percentile £310 £303 £300
25th Percentile £413 £413 £410
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £533 £509 £500
Median % change year-on-year +4.67% +1.75% +4.17%
75th Percentile £636 £588 £613
90th Percentile £688 £650 £698
Central London median daily rate £540 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +8.00% - +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 11
10th Percentile £17.58 £23.58 £10.50
25th Percentile £22.50 £32.50 £12.75
Median hourly rate £30.00 £36.75 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year -18.37% +79.27% +9.63%
75th Percentile £35.25 £40.94 £38.51
90th Percentile £44.98 £46.00 £52.25
Central London median hourly rate £28.00 £35.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year -21.68% +58.89% +20.32%

ITIL Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing ITIL Certification as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing ITIL Certification in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for ITIL Certification in the City of London

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing ITIL Certification in the City of London over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for ITIL Certification in the City of London

ITIL Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing ITIL Certification in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for ITIL Certification in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, 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 14 (100.00%) ITIL
2 9 (64.29%) Finance
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 8 (57.14%) Social Skills
4 6 (42.86%) Power Platform
4 6 (42.86%) Azure
4 6 (42.86%) AWS
5 5 (35.71%) Power BI
5 5 (35.71%) SQL
6 4 (28.57%) DB2
6 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
6 4 (28.57%) Information Management
6 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (28.57%) Target Operating Model
6 4 (28.57%) Reinsurance
6 4 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (28.57%) Business Analytics
6 4 (28.57%) Analytics
6 4 (28.57%) Guidewire
6 4 (28.57%) Degree
6 4 (28.57%) iSeries
6 4 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
6 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
7 3 (21.43%) SDLC
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft 365
7 3 (21.43%) Banking
7 3 (21.43%) Project Management
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Project

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 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) AWS
1 6 (42.86%) Azure
1 6 (42.86%) Power Platform
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (7.14%) Azure ExpressRoute
3 1 (7.14%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Power BI
2 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (28.57%) DB2
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 8 (57.14%) Social Skills
3 3 (21.43%) Banking
4 2 (14.29%) Financial Institution
4 2 (14.29%) Public Sector
5 1 (7.14%) Documentation Skills
5 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
5 1 (7.14%) Legal
5 1 (7.14%) Local Government
5 1 (7.14%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Business Systems Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Insurance Systems Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft 365 Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
3 1 (7.14%) DBA
3 1 (7.14%) Delivery Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Oracle DBA
3 1 (7.14%) Server Support
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) Express
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) iSeries
1 4 (28.57%) Reinsurance
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) PMI
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Analytics
2 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
2 4 (28.57%) Business Analytics
2 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 4 (28.57%) Information Management
2 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 4 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (28.57%) Target Operating Model
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) SDLC
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) Service Management
4 2 (14.29%) Software Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) AWS Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Data Guard
1 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (7.14%) PingFederate
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Guidewire
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow
4 1 (7.14%) Centrify
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) Civica
4 1 (7.14%) Proofpoint
4 1 (7.14%) Symantec
4 1 (7.14%) VMware