The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for CITP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 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.

Chartered IT Professional (CITP)
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 415 413 441
Rank change year-on-year -2 +28  
Contract jobs citing CITP 9 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.043% 0.023% 0.004%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.26% 0.14% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Median daily rate £713 £488 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.15% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £638 £500 -
% change year-on-year +27.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

CITP is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in London.

Academic & Professional Certification
London
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3428 3623 3617
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 16.51% 16.95% 15.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2244 2513 2323
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.49% +5.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 43 91
Median hourly rate £19.50 £18.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.40% -24.48%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £14.02 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £32.00 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +10.00% +24.37%  

CITP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing CITP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for CITP in London

CITP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CITP in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for CITP in London

CITP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CITP within the London region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 6 £700 -
CITP
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CITP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for CITP.

1 12 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 11 (91.67%) Security Cleared
3 10 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (66.67%) ISEB
5 7 (58.33%) Six Sigma
5 7 (58.33%) UML
5 7 (58.33%) ITIL
5 7 (58.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (58.33%) Business Analysis
5 7 (58.33%) SWOT Analysis
5 7 (58.33%) Lean Six Sigma
5 7 (58.33%) Use Case
5 7 (58.33%) Chartered Engineer
5 7 (58.33%) Swim Lanes
5 7 (58.33%) CBAP
5 7 (58.33%) DV Cleared
6 5 (41.67%) Security Architecture
6 5 (41.67%) SABSA
6 5 (41.67%) MBCS
6 5 (41.67%) TOGAF
7 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
7 4 (33.33%) IIS
7 4 (33.33%) Postgraduate
7 4 (33.33%) Project Management
7 4 (33.33%) Degree
7 4 (33.33%) IISP
7 4 (33.33%) Information Assurance
7 4 (33.33%) Information Security
7 4 (33.33%) PCI DSS

CITP
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 4 (33.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
General
1 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Business Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Security Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (25.00%) Freedom of Information
2 3 (25.00%) Freedom of Information Act
3 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (8.33%) CESG
4 1 (8.33%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Business Analysis
2 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 7 (58.33%) Lean Six Sigma
2 7 (58.33%) Six Sigma
2 7 (58.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (58.33%) Swim Lanes
2 7 (58.33%) SWOT Analysis
2 7 (58.33%) UML
2 7 (58.33%) Use Case
3 5 (41.67%) SABSA
3 5 (41.67%) Security Architecture
3 5 (41.67%) TOGAF
4 4 (33.33%) Information Assurance
4 4 (33.33%) Information Security
4 4 (33.33%) Project Management
5 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
6 1 (8.33%) Business Process Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Security Cleared
2 8 (66.67%) ISEB
3 7 (58.33%) CBAP
3 7 (58.33%) Chartered Engineer
3 7 (58.33%) DV Cleared
4 5 (41.67%) MBCS
5 4 (33.33%) Degree
5 4 (33.33%) IISP
5 4 (33.33%) Postgraduate
6 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
7 1 (8.33%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (8.33%) CISM
7 1 (8.33%) CISSP
7 1 (8.33%) CLAS
7 1 (8.33%) ISACA
7 1 (8.33%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) TOWER Software