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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 1 July 2022 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
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 170 155 132
Rank change year-on-year -15 -23 +72
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 25 12 9
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.58% 0.38% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.41% 2.76% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 6
10th Percentile £358 £198 £238
25th Percentile £454 £375 £272
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £550 £388
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% +41.94% -19.27%
75th Percentile £600 £575 £509
90th Percentile £650 - £544
Central London median daily rate £525 £550 £469
% change year-on-year -4.55% +17.33% -1.32%

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 733 434 478
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.92% 13.71% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 481 290 329
10th Percentile £363 £322 £315
25th Percentile £475 £416 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £550 £500
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -2.20%
75th Percentile £650 £638 £588
90th Percentile £738 £719 £650
Central London median daily rate £550 £545 £500
% change year-on-year +0.92% +9.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 9 5
10th Percentile £18.50 £15.30 £16.85
25th Percentile £35.94 £17.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate £44.50 £27.50 £37.50
Median % change year-on-year +61.82% -26.67% +44.43%
75th Percentile £52.25 £33.00 £39.25
90th Percentile £60.05 £35.60 £44.35
Central London median hourly rate £44.50 £22.00 £29.34
% change year-on-year +102.27% -25.01% +27.94%

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 1 July 2022.

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 1 July 2022, 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 25 (100.00%) ITIL
2 15 (60.00%) Finance
3 9 (36.00%) Service Management
3 9 (36.00%) Data Centre
3 9 (36.00%) Contract Negotiation
4 8 (32.00%) Degree
4 8 (32.00%) PRINCE2
4 8 (32.00%) Cisco
5 7 (28.00%) PMI Certification
5 7 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (28.00%) Banking
6 6 (24.00%) Risk Management
6 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
6 6 (24.00%) PMI
6 6 (24.00%) Financial Analysis
6 6 (24.00%) Social Skills
6 6 (24.00%) PMO
6 6 (24.00%) Server Management
7 5 (20.00%) Service Design
7 5 (20.00%) Proactive Management
7 5 (20.00%) ITSM
8 3 (12.00%) Project Management
8 3 (12.00%) Change Management
8 3 (12.00%) PMP
8 3 (12.00%) LAN
8 3 (12.00%) WAN
8 3 (12.00%) Target Operating Model
8 3 (12.00%) R
8 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (12.00%) Problem Management

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 (8.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (4.00%) Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Azure DevOps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) LAN
1 3 (12.00%) WAN
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (8.00%) WebEx
2 2 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (4.00%) BGP
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) MPLS
3 1 (4.00%) Network Security
3 1 (4.00%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 15 (60.00%) Finance
2 7 (28.00%) Banking
3 6 (24.00%) Social Skills
4 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.00%) Influencing Skills
4 2 (8.00%) Legal
5 1 (4.00%) Public Sector
5 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Project Manager
2 7 (28.00%) Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Banking Infrastructure Project Manager
3 6 (24.00%) Banking Project Manager
3 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 6 (24.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (24.00%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
3 6 (24.00%) Unified Communications Manager
4 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Business IT Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Citrix Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Incident Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) IT Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) IT Manager
5 2 (8.00%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Problem Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) XMPP
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (24.00%) PMI
3 2 (8.00%) Fixed Income
3 2 (8.00%) Reinsurance
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.00%) Replication
4 1 (4.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Android
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
1 2 (8.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) ITIL
2 9 (36.00%) Contract Negotiation
2 9 (36.00%) Service Management
3 8 (32.00%) PRINCE2
4 7 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (24.00%) Financial Analysis
5 6 (24.00%) Risk Management
5 6 (24.00%) Server Management
6 5 (20.00%) ITSM
6 5 (20.00%) Proactive Management
6 5 (20.00%) Service Design
7 3 (12.00%) Change Management
7 3 (12.00%) IT Governance
7 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
7 3 (12.00%) Project Delivery
7 3 (12.00%) Project Management
7 3 (12.00%) SIAM
7 3 (12.00%) Supplier Management
7 3 (12.00%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) R
2 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
2 7 (28.00%) PMI Certification
3 3 (12.00%) PMP
3 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (4.00%) CCNA
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.00%) JNCIA
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) PMO
2 2 (8.00%) PMBOK
3 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (4.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (4.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Cisco
2 2 (8.00%) Apple
2 2 (8.00%) Citrix
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Wyse
3 1 (4.00%) Juniper
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle