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 3 months to 23 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.

Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
England / London
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 295 277 282
Rank change year-on-year -18 +5  
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 127 153 144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.61% 0.71% 0.61%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.69% 4.20% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 106 82
Median daily rate £413 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £700 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year +8.10% +5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -13.63%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £21.25 £23.75
% change year-on-year -41.17% -10.52%  

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 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 3440 3642 3650
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 16.64% 16.84% 15.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2250 2528 2340
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 44 97
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -22.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £14.02 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £32.00 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.10 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.62% +24.80%  

ITIL Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Certification in London

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL Certification in London

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL Certification in London over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL Certification in London

ITIL Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification in London.

Contractor 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 3 months to 23 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 -13 13 £381 -15.27% 1
Bromley +5 9 £475 -32.14% 1
Ealing - 3 - -
Uxbridge - 2 £450 -
Westminster +6 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Enfield - 1 £200 -
Twickenham - 1 £363 -
ITIL Certification
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification 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 ITIL Certification.

1 244 (100.00%) ITIL
2 73 (29.92%) Service Management
3 72 (29.51%) Finance
4 58 (23.77%) Windows
5 52 (21.31%) PRINCE2
6 48 (19.67%) Microsoft
7 47 (19.26%) Active Directory
7 47 (19.26%) Change Management
8 45 (18.44%) Microsoft Office
8 45 (18.44%) Project Management
9 43 (17.62%) ITSM
10 38 (15.57%) SLA
11 32 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
12 31 (12.70%) Service Delivery
13 29 (11.89%) Agile Software Development
14 28 (11.48%) Problem Management
15 26 (10.66%) Stakeholder Management
16 24 (9.84%) Incident Management
16 24 (9.84%) Office 365
17 23 (9.43%) Degree
17 23 (9.43%) Banking
18 22 (9.02%) Cisco
18 22 (9.02%) Security Cleared
18 22 (9.02%) Windows 7
19 21 (8.61%) Root Cause Analysis
20 20 (8.20%) Windows 10
20 20 (8.20%) HP
21 18 (7.38%) SCCM
22 17 (6.97%) TOGAF
23 16 (6.56%) VMware

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 11 (4.51%) MS Exchange
2 9 (3.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (3.28%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (1.23%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.82%) Confluence
7 2 (0.82%) JBoss
8 1 (0.41%) CMS
8 1 (0.41%) DataSynapse
8 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.41%) SAS
8 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 45 (18.44%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (3.69%) MS Visio
3 8 (3.28%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (2.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.41%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 6 (2.46%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 24 (9.84%) Office 365
2 16 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.69%) SaaS
4 7 (2.87%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (2.46%) IaaS
5 6 (2.46%) PaaS
6 4 (1.64%) BPaaS
7 3 (1.23%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.82%) Yammer
9 1 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.41%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.10%) TCP/IP
1 10 (4.10%) Wireless
2 8 (3.28%) LAN
3 7 (2.87%) WAN
4 6 (2.46%) Firewall
5 4 (1.64%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (1.64%) SAN
6 3 (1.23%) LDAP
6 3 (1.23%) Skype
6 3 (1.23%) VoIP
7 2 (0.82%) BGP
7 2 (0.82%) Internet
7 2 (0.82%) MPLS
7 2 (0.82%) NetScaler
7 2 (0.82%) VSAN
8 1 (0.41%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.41%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.41%) HSRP
8 1 (0.41%) Telepresence
8 1 (0.41%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.51%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.46%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (2.46%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (2.46%) SQL Server 2014
2 6 (2.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (1.23%) GIS
4 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.41%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 7 (2.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (2.05%) JIRA
3 1 (0.41%) Artifactory
3 1 (0.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.41%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.41%) ClearQuest
General
1 72 (29.51%) Finance
2 23 (9.43%) Banking
3 12 (4.92%) Investment Banking
3 12 (4.92%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.87%) Retail
5 5 (2.05%) Advertising
6 4 (1.64%) Back Office
6 4 (1.64%) Front Office
7 3 (1.23%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.23%) Legal
7 3 (1.23%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.23%) Publishing
8 2 (0.82%) French Language
8 2 (0.82%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.41%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.41%) Law
9 1 (0.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 67 (27.46%) Analyst
2 45 (18.44%) Service Analyst
3 41 (16.80%) Service Manager
4 35 (14.34%) Project Manager
5 24 (9.84%) Service Desk Analyst
6 23 (9.43%) Architect
7 19 (7.79%) Support Analyst
8 18 (7.38%) 2nd Line Support
9 16 (6.56%) ITIL Manager
10 13 (5.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 13 (5.33%) Service Desk Support
11 12 (4.92%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 12 (4.92%) Service Desk Support Analyst
12 11 (4.51%) IT Manager
12 11 (4.51%) ITIL Service Manager
13 10 (4.10%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
13 10 (4.10%) Technical Analyst
14 9 (3.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
14 9 (3.69%) IT Analyst
15 8 (3.28%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.28%) Web Services
2 5 (2.05%) HTML
3 3 (1.23%) CSS
4 2 (0.82%) AngularJS
4 2 (0.82%) SOAP
4 2 (0.82%) Software Packaging
4 2 (0.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (0.82%) XMPP
5 1 (0.41%) .NET
5 1 (0.41%) HTML5
5 1 (0.41%) Middleware
5 1 (0.41%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 32 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.69%) Blackberry
3 8 (3.28%) User Experience
4 7 (2.87%) Clustering
4 7 (2.87%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.46%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (2.46%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.46%) Replication
6 5 (2.05%) CESG
6 5 (2.05%) PKI
7 4 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.64%) PMI
8 3 (1.23%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.82%) CMDB
9 2 (0.82%) Derivative
9 2 (0.82%) Handset
9 2 (0.82%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.82%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.82%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 58 (23.77%) Windows
2 22 (9.02%) Windows 7
3 20 (8.20%) Windows 10
4 15 (6.15%) Windows Server
5 9 (3.69%) Mac OS X
5 9 (3.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (2.87%) Linux
6 7 (2.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (2.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.05%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.64%) Android
9 3 (1.23%) Unix
9 3 (1.23%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.82%) Solaris
11 1 (0.41%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.41%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 244 (100.00%) ITIL
2 73 (29.92%) Service Management
3 52 (21.31%) PRINCE2
4 47 (19.26%) Change Management
5 45 (18.44%) Project Management
6 43 (17.62%) ITSM
7 31 (12.70%) Service Delivery
8 29 (11.89%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (11.48%) Problem Management
10 26 (10.66%) Stakeholder Management
11 24 (9.84%) Incident Management
12 21 (8.61%) Root Cause Analysis
13 17 (6.97%) TOGAF
14 16 (6.56%) Agile Project Management
15 15 (6.15%) Migration
16 13 (5.33%) Business Analysis
16 13 (5.33%) Investment Management
16 13 (5.33%) People Management
16 13 (5.33%) Scrum
17 12 (4.92%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (4.10%) PowerShell
1 10 (4.10%) SQL
2 6 (2.46%) T-SQL
3 4 (1.64%) C
4 3 (1.23%) Perl
5 2 (0.82%) Java
5 2 (0.82%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.41%) Korn
6 1 (0.41%) PHP
6 1 (0.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (9.43%) Degree
2 22 (9.02%) Security Cleared
3 16 (6.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (6.15%) SC Cleared
5 13 (5.33%) MCSE
6 8 (3.28%) PMI Certification
7 7 (2.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (2.46%) DV Cleared
8 6 (2.46%) MCP
9 5 (2.05%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (2.05%) PMP
10 4 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.82%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (0.82%) CCNP
11 2 (0.82%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.82%) MCSA
11 2 (0.82%) VCP6
12 1 (0.41%) CCDP
12 1 (0.41%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (15.57%) SLA
2 8 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.87%) PMO
4 4 (1.64%) QA
5 2 (0.82%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.41%) COBIT
6 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.41%) EFQM
6 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 47 (19.26%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.51%) vSphere
4 8 (3.28%) Virtual Desktop
5 5 (2.05%) BitLocker
5 5 (2.05%) XenApp
6 3 (1.23%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (1.23%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.82%) DFS Replication
7 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.41%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (7.38%) SCCM
2 11 (4.51%) SCOM
3 6 (2.46%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (2.05%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (2.05%) vCenter Server
5 2 (0.82%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.41%) Ansible
6 1 (0.41%) Cacti
6 1 (0.41%) Nagios
6 1 (0.41%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.41%) Puppet
6 1 (0.41%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 48 (19.67%) Microsoft
2 22 (9.02%) Cisco
3 20 (8.20%) HP
4 16 (6.56%) VMware
5 15 (6.15%) ServiceNow
6 12 (4.92%) LANDesk
7 11 (4.51%) Citrix
8 9 (3.69%) SolarWinds
9 8 (3.28%) Remedy
10 6 (2.46%) EMC
10 6 (2.46%) Intel
10 6 (2.46%) Oracle
11 5 (2.05%) Dell
12 4 (1.64%) BMC
12 4 (1.64%) SAP
13 3 (1.23%) Apple
13 3 (1.23%) Bloomberg
13 3 (1.23%) Reuters
14 2 (0.82%) CheckPoint
14 2 (0.82%) CommVault
London
Michael Bailey Associates
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £180.00 - £225.00 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
JM
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hayes, Middlesex
Avance Consulting
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Rate: £480 - £500 per day
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