Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 203 230 207
Rank change year-on-year +27 -23 -10
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 35 26 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.53% 0.37% 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.00% 2.64% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 21 23
City of London median daily rate £485 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.78% +9.09% -8.33%
10th Percentile £278 £338 £259
90th Percentile £578 £563 £571
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
City of London median hourly rate £22.93 £24.08 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.78% - -
Central London median hourly rate £19.23 £38.29 £19.00
% change year-on-year -49.77% +101.53% -

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 875 983 913
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.16% 13.88% 14.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 625 695 626
City of London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £271
90th Percentile £688 £700 £650
Central London median daily rate £508 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +1.50% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 55 22
City of London median hourly rate £31.00 £18.70 £16.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.78% +10.81% -19.22%
10th Percentile £11.90 £14.00 £13.30
90th Percentile £49.40 £32.25 £29.29
Central London median hourly rate £25.97 £18.70 £17.77
% change year-on-year +38.85% +5.23% -18.41%

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 18 July 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 18 July 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 35 (100.00%) ITIL
2 17 (48.57%) ServiceNow
3 14 (40.00%) ITSM
4 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (25.71%) Finance
6 8 (22.86%) Service Delivery
7 7 (20.00%) Service Management
7 7 (20.00%) CMDB
7 7 (20.00%) User Experience
8 5 (14.29%) Unix
8 5 (14.29%) Windows
8 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 4 (11.43%) Knowledge Management
10 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
10 3 (8.57%) Supplier Management
10 3 (8.57%) Banking
10 3 (8.57%) Linux
10 3 (8.57%) LAN
10 3 (8.57%) WAN
10 3 (8.57%) Perl
11 2 (5.71%) SQL
11 2 (5.71%) Oracle
11 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
11 2 (5.71%) Solaris
11 2 (5.71%) LDAP
11 2 (5.71%) VPN
11 2 (5.71%) Java
11 2 (5.71%) Project Management
11 2 (5.71%) Veritas

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 (2.86%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.71%) Office 365
3 1 (2.86%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) LAN
1 3 (8.57%) WAN
2 2 (5.71%) Firewall
2 2 (5.71%) VPN
3 1 (2.86%) BGP
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (2.86%) DHCP
3 1 (2.86%) DWDM
3 1 (2.86%) EIGRP
3 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.86%) Internet
3 1 (2.86%) IOS XR
3 1 (2.86%) MPLS
3 1 (2.86%) OSPF
3 1 (2.86%) RIP
3 1 (2.86%) SDH
3 1 (2.86%) SONET
3 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.86%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (2.86%) Power BI
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2017
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.86%) JIRA
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (2.86%) PowerBuilder
1 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.86%) Front Office
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Consultant
2 7 (20.00%) ServiceNow Consultant
3 4 (11.43%) Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Architect
3 4 (11.43%) Service Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Applications Support
4 3 (8.57%) IT Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Applications Development Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Applications Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Applications Support Manager
5 2 (5.71%) DBA
5 2 (5.71%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support
5 2 (5.71%) Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Development Manager
5 2 (5.71%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (5.71%) ServiceNow Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) LDAP
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.86%) CSS
2 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) CMDB
1 7 (20.00%) User Experience
2 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.71%) HACMP
2 2 (5.71%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.86%) FMCG
3 1 (2.86%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.86%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (2.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Unix
1 5 (14.29%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) Linux
3 2 (5.71%) Solaris
3 2 (5.71%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) ITIL
2 14 (40.00%) ITSM
3 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (22.86%) Service Delivery
5 7 (20.00%) Service Management
6 4 (11.43%) Knowledge Management
7 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
7 3 (8.57%) Supplier Management
8 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
8 2 (5.71%) Financial Modelling
8 2 (5.71%) Migration
8 2 (5.71%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (5.71%) Process Improvement
8 2 (5.71%) Project Management
8 2 (5.71%) Service Design
8 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.71%) Time Management
8 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) Perl
2 2 (5.71%) Java
2 2 (5.71%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.86%) VB
3 1 (2.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.71%) PMI Certification
1 2 (5.71%) PMP
1 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) CCIE
2 1 (2.86%) CCNP
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.86%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) ISEB
2 1 (2.86%) MCP
2 1 (2.86%) MCSE
2 1 (2.86%) OCA
2 1 (2.86%) OCP
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) PMO
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Docker
1 2 (5.71%) KVM
1 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.86%) CA Service Virtualization
2 1 (2.86%) CSIRT
2 1 (2.86%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.86%) QRadar
2 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) ServiceNow
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.71%) 3PAR
3 2 (5.71%) Bloomberg
3 2 (5.71%) EMC
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle
3 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.71%) Reuters
3 2 (5.71%) Veritas
3 2 (5.71%) VMware
4 1 (2.86%) BMC
4 1 (2.86%) CA
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco
4 1 (2.86%) F5
4 1 (2.86%) Juniper
4 1 (2.86%) Sybase