Period
to 10 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for ITIL Foundation Certificate qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 10 August 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.

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Central London > City of London
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 127 226 251
Rank change year-on-year +99 +25 -4
Contract jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate 2 11 5
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.090% 0.17% 0.071%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.47% 1.27% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 3
Median daily rate £488 £213 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +129.41% -50.58% -
10th Percentile £346 £105 £209
90th Percentile £619 £488 £455
Central London median daily rate £488 £175 £170
% change year-on-year +178.57% +2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £11.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -29.03% +10.44%
Central London median hourly rate - £11.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year - -29.03% +10.44%

ITIL Foundation Certificate 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 423 869 984
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 19.14% 13.31% 14.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 634 673
Median daily rate £509 £509 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.75% +5.26%
10th Percentile £268 £302 £306
90th Percentile £650 £688 £700
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 59
Median hourly rate £35.25 £27.72 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.19% +48.21% +0.03%
10th Percentile £17.93 £10.63 £14.00
90th Percentile £46.18 £55.08 £30.75
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.06 £18.70
% change year-on-year +58.69% +17.94% -

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing ITIL Foundation Certificate as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Foundation Certificate in the City of London

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Daily rate trend for ITIL Foundation Certificate in the City of London

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate in the City of London over the 6 months to 10 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for ITIL Foundation Certificate in the City of London

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Hourly rate trend for ITIL Foundation Certificate in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 August 2020, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate 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 Foundation Certificate.

1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) SSH
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Korn
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Azure
2 1 (50.00%) AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (50.00%) SWIFT
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10

ITIL Foundation Certificate
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Hedge funds
1 1 (50.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Korn
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware