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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 V3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL V3 over the 6 months to 30 June 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 Version 3
Central London > City of London
6 months to
30 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 154 158 130
Rank change year-on-year +4 -28 +85
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 34 8 12
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.79% 0.25% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.28% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 8 10
10th Percentile £183 £427 £300
25th Percentile £185 £484 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £495 £520 £450
Median % change year-on-year -4.81% +15.56% -5.26%
75th Percentile £630 £556 £484
90th Percentile £650 £618 £585
Central London median daily rate £509 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +1.75% +11.11% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile - - £14.97
Median hourly rate - - £15.98
75th Percentile - - £16.99
90th Percentile - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - £15.98

ITIL V3 is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,953 2,874 2,404
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.65% 91.47% 88.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,921 2,117 1,787
10th Percentile £388 £358 £338
25th Percentile £475 £450 £417
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £550 £520
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +5.77% -0.95%
75th Percentile £695 £638 £603
90th Percentile £788 £719 £675
Central London median daily rate £575 £543 £510
% change year-on-year +5.99% +6.37% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 31 38
10th Percentile £18.50 £8.00 £12.42
25th Percentile £26.00 £12.38 £14.09
Median hourly rate £43.12 £23.45 £23.37
Median % change year-on-year +83.88% +0.35% +20.61%
75th Percentile £54.88 £32.70 £39.13
90th Percentile £62.13 £42.25 £53.70
Central London median hourly rate £42.75 £22.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year +92.13% -14.42% +28.40%

ITIL V3
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing ITIL V3 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL V3 in the City of London

ITIL V3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing ITIL V3 in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for ITIL V3 in the City of London

ITIL V3
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing ITIL V3 in the City of London over the 6 months to 30 June 2022.

Daily rate histogram for ITIL V3 in the City of London

ITIL V3
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing ITIL V3 in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for ITIL V3 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 June 2022, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 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 V3.

1 34 (100.00%) ITIL
2 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (50.00%) Service Design
3 14 (41.18%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (35.29%) Time Management
5 11 (32.35%) Service Management
6 10 (29.41%) Finance
6 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (26.47%) Social Skills
7 9 (26.47%) Problem Management
7 9 (26.47%) SC Cleared
7 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
8 8 (23.53%) CCNA
8 8 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (23.53%) Cisco
8 8 (23.53%) ITSM
9 7 (20.59%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (20.59%) Customer Engagement
9 7 (20.59%) Agile
9 7 (20.59%) Data Centre
9 7 (20.59%) Acceptance Criteria
10 6 (17.65%) Power Management
10 6 (17.65%) CCENT
10 6 (17.65%) SCCM
10 6 (17.65%) MCSE
10 6 (17.65%) MCSA
10 6 (17.65%) SLA
11 5 (14.71%) Windows
11 5 (14.71%) Asset Management
11 5 (14.71%) DevOps

ITIL V3
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 (2.94%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) AWS
1 1 (2.94%) Azure
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft 365
1 1 (2.94%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Wireless
2 2 (5.88%) DWDM
2 2 (5.88%) IP Telephony
2 2 (5.88%) LAN
2 2 (5.88%) SD-WAN
2 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.88%) WAN
3 1 (2.94%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.94%) Metadata
1 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.94%) MySQL
1 1 (2.94%) Power BI
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (29.41%) Finance
2 9 (26.47%) Social Skills
3 4 (11.76%) Documentation Skills
4 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.88%) Retail
4 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.94%) Automotive
5 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.94%) Legal
5 1 (2.94%) Multimedia
5 1 (2.94%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Analyst
2 10 (29.41%) IT Analyst
3 8 (23.53%) Architect
4 7 (20.59%) Service Architect
5 6 (17.65%) Business Analyst
5 6 (17.65%) Data Analyst
5 6 (17.65%) Data Centre Analyst
5 6 (17.65%) Data Centre Engineer
5 6 (17.65%) Data Centre Operations Analyst
5 6 (17.65%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
5 6 (17.65%) IT Engineer
5 6 (17.65%) IT Operations Analyst
5 6 (17.65%) Operations Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Business IT Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) IT Business Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Service Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Support
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) SailPoint
1 1 (2.94%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.94%) CMDB
3 1 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.94%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.94%) IoT
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
1 5 (14.71%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.94%) Mac OS
2 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) ITIL
2 17 (50.00%) Service Design
3 14 (41.18%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (35.29%) Time Management
5 11 (32.35%) Service Management
6 9 (26.47%) Problem Management
7 8 (23.53%) ITSM
8 7 (20.59%) Acceptance Criteria
8 7 (20.59%) Agile
8 7 (20.59%) Customer Engagement
8 7 (20.59%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (17.65%) Power Management
10 5 (14.71%) Asset Management
10 5 (14.71%) DevOps
11 4 (11.76%) Application Packaging
11 4 (11.76%) Change Management
11 4 (11.76%) Patch Management
11 4 (11.76%) SIAM
11 4 (11.76%) Validation
12 3 (8.82%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
1 4 (11.76%) VBScript
2 3 (8.82%) R
3 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (26.47%) SC Cleared
2 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
3 8 (23.53%) CCNA
3 8 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (17.65%) CCENT
4 6 (17.65%) MCSA
4 6 (17.65%) MCSE
5 4 (11.76%) MCTS
6 3 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) Accessibility
2 1 (2.94%) GDPR
2 1 (2.94%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) BitLocker
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.94%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (23.53%) Cisco
3 2 (5.88%) Draytek
3 2 (5.88%) Juniper
3 2 (5.88%) Meraki
3 2 (5.88%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.94%) Apple
4 1 (2.94%) BMC
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle
4 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.94%) SAP