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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for ITIL Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 28 May 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
England > London
6 months to
28 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 411 394 345
Rank change year-on-year -17 -49 +73
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 174 75 70
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.45% 0.30% 0.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.87% 1.76% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 49 54
10th Percentile £252 £232 £152
25th Percentile £410 £305 £225
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £425 £425
Median % change year-on-year +11.76% - -5.56%
75th Percentile £579 £538 £518
90th Percentile £630 £575 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
10th Percentile £21.01 - -
25th Percentile £22.95 - -
Median hourly rate £26.91 - -
75th Percentile £30.13 - -
90th Percentile £31.61 - -
England median hourly rate £30.96 £21.05 £20.50
% change year-on-year +47.08% +2.68% +24.24%

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 London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 6,062 4,264 3,799
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 15.58% 17.17% 19.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,230 2,904 2,589
10th Percentile £375 £338 £306
25th Percentile £463 £425 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -2.44%
75th Percentile £650 £613 £600
90th Percentile £740 £700 £663
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 65 53
10th Percentile £21.78 £20.26 £18.80
25th Percentile £25.68 £26.65 £22.48
Median hourly rate £44.13 £37.50 £35.00
Median % change year-on-year +17.67% +7.14% +16.67%
75th Percentile £49.25 £50.00 £47.83
90th Percentile £63.15 £59.90 £52.85
England median hourly rate £41.43 £37.25 £27.75
% change year-on-year +11.21% +34.26% -7.36%

ITIL Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing ITIL Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Certification in London

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing ITIL Certification in London.

Daily rate trend for ITIL Certification in London

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing ITIL Certification in London over the 6 months to 28 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for ITIL Certification in London

ITIL Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing ITIL Certification in London.

Hourly rate trend for ITIL Certification in London

ITIL Certification
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 ITIL Certification within the London region over the 6 months to 28 May 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Central London -24 23 £563 +18.42% 6
West London +14 21 £425 - 3
East London - 5 £245 - 1
South London -16 4 £500 +17.65%
North London - 1 £500 -
ITIL Certification
England

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 London region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 174 (100.00%) ITIL
2 64 (36.78%) Service Management
3 51 (29.31%) Finance
4 42 (24.14%) Microsoft
5 39 (22.41%) Agile
6 38 (21.84%) Social Skills
7 35 (20.11%) ITSM
8 30 (17.24%) Change Management
9 29 (16.67%) Microsoft 365
10 26 (14.94%) Cisco
11 23 (13.22%) Azure
11 23 (13.22%) Service Design
12 22 (12.64%) Active Directory
12 22 (12.64%) Windows
13 21 (12.07%) Security Cleared
14 19 (10.92%) DevOps
14 19 (10.92%) PRINCE2
14 19 (10.92%) VMware
14 19 (10.92%) Degree
15 18 (10.34%) Problem Management
15 18 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
15 18 (10.34%) Service Delivery
15 18 (10.34%) Risk Management
15 18 (10.34%) SLA
15 18 (10.34%) ServiceNow
15 18 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
16 17 (9.77%) Migration
17 16 (9.20%) Project Delivery
18 15 (8.62%) Microsoft Certification
18 15 (8.62%) Project Management

ITIL Certification
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 9 (5.17%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.45%) Confluence
3 5 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (2.87%) IIS
4 3 (1.72%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.15%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (7.47%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (4.02%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.30%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.57%) assyst
2 1 (0.57%) FLEXCUBE
2 1 (0.57%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.57%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (16.67%) Microsoft 365
2 23 (13.22%) Azure
3 11 (6.32%) AWS
4 6 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (2.87%) Mimecast
6 4 (2.30%) IaaS
6 4 (2.30%) PaaS
6 4 (2.30%) Power Platform
6 4 (2.30%) SaaS
7 2 (1.15%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.57%) Amazon ECS
8 1 (0.57%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.57%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.57%) Asana
8 1 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.57%) AWS Fargate
8 1 (0.57%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.57%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.90%) Firewall
2 8 (4.60%) DNS
2 8 (4.60%) TCP/IP
3 7 (4.02%) WAN
4 6 (3.45%) LAN
4 6 (3.45%) VoIP
5 5 (2.87%) Wireless
6 4 (2.30%) DHCP
6 4 (2.30%) WLAN
7 3 (1.72%) MPLS
7 3 (1.72%) SD-WAN
7 3 (1.72%) VPN
8 2 (1.15%) BGP
8 2 (1.15%) Network Security
8 2 (1.15%) OSPF
8 2 (1.15%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.15%) WebEx
9 1 (0.57%) Internet
9 1 (0.57%) IPsec
9 1 (0.57%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.87%) Oracle Database
1 5 (2.87%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.30%) Power BI
3 2 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.57%) MySQL
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.57%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 13 (7.47%) JIRA
2 5 (2.87%) Balsamiq
3 1 (0.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.57%) GitLab
3 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
General
1 51 (29.31%) Finance
2 38 (21.84%) Social Skills
3 18 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.60%) Banking
4 8 (4.60%) Legal
5 7 (4.02%) Presentation Skills
5 7 (4.02%) Public Sector
6 6 (3.45%) Spanish Language
7 5 (2.87%) Organisational Skills
8 4 (2.30%) Games
9 3 (1.72%) Back Office
9 3 (1.72%) Documentation Skills
9 3 (1.72%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.72%) Law
9 3 (1.72%) Telecoms
10 2 (1.15%) Influencing Skills
11 1 (0.57%) Electronics
11 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (17.24%) Service Manager
2 28 (16.09%) Analyst
3 19 (10.92%) IT Manager
4 16 (9.20%) ITIL Manager
5 11 (6.32%) Business Analyst
5 11 (6.32%) IT Services Manager
5 11 (6.32%) Project Manager
6 10 (5.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 10 (5.75%) ITIL Service Manager
7 9 (5.17%) Service Analyst
8 8 (4.60%) 2nd Line Support
8 8 (4.60%) Change Manager
8 8 (4.60%) Wintel Engineer
9 7 (4.02%) Architect
9 7 (4.02%) Delivery Manager
9 7 (4.02%) Problem Manager
9 7 (4.02%) Service Transition Manager
9 7 (4.02%) Support Analyst
9 7 (4.02%) Transition Manager
10 6 (3.45%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.30%) Web Services
2 2 (1.15%) AngularJS
2 2 (1.15%) CSS
2 2 (1.15%) HTML
3 1 (0.57%) Django
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (0.57%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.05%) Data Centre
1 14 (8.05%) NHS
2 13 (7.47%) CMDB
3 12 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (2.30%) PMI
6 3 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.72%) Reinsurance
7 2 (1.15%) Clustering
7 2 (1.15%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.15%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.57%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.57%) iPhone
8 1 (0.57%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.57%) Replication
8 1 (0.57%) Shadow IT
8 1 (0.57%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.57%) User Experience
8 1 (0.57%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.57%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (12.64%) Windows
2 14 (8.05%) Windows 10
3 10 (5.75%) Windows Server
4 8 (4.60%) Windows 7
5 6 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (2.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.87%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (0.57%) Android
7 1 (0.57%) Linux
7 1 (0.57%) Unix
7 1 (0.57%) VMS
7 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (100.00%) ITIL
2 64 (36.78%) Service Management
3 39 (22.41%) Agile
4 35 (20.11%) ITSM
5 30 (17.24%) Change Management
6 23 (13.22%) Service Design
7 19 (10.92%) DevOps
7 19 (10.92%) PRINCE2
8 18 (10.34%) Problem Management
8 18 (10.34%) Risk Management
8 18 (10.34%) Service Delivery
8 18 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (9.77%) Migration
10 16 (9.20%) Project Delivery
11 15 (8.62%) Project Management
12 14 (8.05%) Acceptance Criteria
12 14 (8.05%) Root Cause Analysis
13 12 (6.90%) Business Analysis
14 11 (6.32%) Scrum
15 10 (5.75%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.60%) SQL
2 5 (2.87%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.72%) R
4 2 (1.15%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.15%) Python
5 1 (0.57%) Bash
5 1 (0.57%) Perl
5 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 21 (12.07%) Security Cleared
2 19 (10.92%) Degree
3 15 (8.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (7.47%) SC Cleared
5 9 (5.17%) MCITP
6 6 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (2.87%) IIBA
7 5 (2.87%) MCSA
7 5 (2.87%) MCSE
7 5 (2.87%) PMI Certification
8 4 (2.30%) CCNP
9 3 (1.72%) CCNA
9 3 (1.72%) PMP
10 2 (1.15%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (1.15%) CBAP
10 2 (1.15%) CISSP
10 2 (1.15%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.15%) JNCIA
10 2 (1.15%) Master's Degree
10 2 (1.15%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.34%) SLA
2 6 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.87%) GRC
4 4 (2.30%) QA
5 3 (1.72%) PMO
6 2 (1.15%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.57%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 22 (12.64%) Active Directory
2 13 (7.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.45%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (2.30%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.15%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.57%) Docker
6 1 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (5.17%) SCCM
2 4 (2.30%) SCOM
3 3 (1.72%) FortiGate
3 3 (1.72%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (1.15%) Terraform
5 1 (0.57%) Ansible
5 1 (0.57%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (0.57%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.57%) Nagios
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.57%) vCenter Server
5 1 (0.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 26 (14.94%) Cisco
3 19 (10.92%) VMware
4 18 (10.34%) ServiceNow
5 7 (4.02%) CheckPoint
5 7 (4.02%) Oracle
6 5 (2.87%) Meraki
7 4 (2.30%) Apple
7 4 (2.30%) Aruba
7 4 (2.30%) Citrix
7 4 (2.30%) Okta
7 4 (2.30%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.72%) Extreme Networks
8 3 (1.72%) Palo Alto
8 3 (1.72%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.15%) Bloomberg
9 2 (1.15%) Juniper
9 2 (1.15%) Reuters
9 2 (1.15%) SAP
9 2 (1.15%) Snow