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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for ITIL Foundation Certificate qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 1 July 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 Foundation Certificate
England > London
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 515 483 389
Rank change year-on-year -32 -94 +165
Contract jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate 71 21 13
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.18% 0.076% 0.074%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.14% 0.46% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 12 10
10th Percentile £250 £172 £222
25th Percentile £398 £196 £227
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £268 £325
Median % change year-on-year +96.26% -17.69% +8.33%
75th Percentile £575 £369 £433
90th Percentile £600 £493 £560
England median daily rate £500 £310 £245
% change year-on-year +61.29% +26.68% -18.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
England median hourly rate £19.67 £17.92 £16.82
% change year-on-year +9.74% +6.54% -49.64%

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 London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 6,206 4,545 3,487
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 15.67% 16.55% 19.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,377 3,060 2,411
10th Percentile £385 £342 £313
25th Percentile £463 £425 £411
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -2.44%
75th Percentile £650 £625 £588
90th Percentile £750 £713 £650
England median daily rate £530 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +6.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 69 52
10th Percentile £21.00 £18.79 £18.50
25th Percentile £25.68 £23.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate £42.50 £36.50 £35.00
Median % change year-on-year +16.44% +4.29% +18.64%
75th Percentile £49.84 £49.59 £47.77
90th Percentile £67.50 £58.95 £51.58
England median hourly rate £42.50 £34.47 £27.50
% change year-on-year +23.29% +25.35% -16.67%

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Foundation Certificate in London

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for ITIL Foundation Certificate in London

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing ITIL Foundation Certificate in London over the 6 months to 1 July 2022.

Daily rate histogram for ITIL Foundation Certificate in London

ITIL Foundation Certificate
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Hourly rate trend for ITIL Foundation Certificate in London

ITIL Foundation Certificate
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 Foundation Certificate within the London region over the 6 months to 1 July 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 -16 25 £525 +8.25% 2
ITIL Foundation Certificate
England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, 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 London region with a requirement for ITIL Foundation Certificate.

1 71 (100.00%) ITIL
2 39 (54.93%) Microsoft
3 35 (49.30%) Microsoft 365
4 31 (43.66%) PRINCE2
5 28 (39.44%) Active Directory
5 28 (39.44%) Degree
6 25 (35.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 24 (33.80%) Azure
8 23 (32.39%) PowerShell
8 23 (32.39%) Microsoft Certification
8 23 (32.39%) Windows
8 23 (32.39%) MCSA
9 22 (30.99%) Cisco Certification
9 22 (30.99%) CCNA
9 22 (30.99%) Azure Active Directory
10 21 (29.58%) SCCM
10 21 (29.58%) MCSE
10 21 (29.58%) MCP
11 20 (28.17%) Migration
12 18 (25.35%) Agile
13 17 (23.94%) Cisco
13 17 (23.94%) Windows 10
14 16 (22.54%) Social Skills
15 15 (21.13%) Project Management
15 15 (21.13%) Apple
15 15 (21.13%) ServiceNow
15 15 (21.13%) Skype for Business
16 13 (18.31%) Windows 7
17 12 (16.90%) Video Conferencing
17 12 (16.90%) Service Management

ITIL Foundation Certificate
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 15 (21.13%) Skype for Business
2 6 (8.45%) Confluence
3 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.63%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.63%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.82%) nginx
5 1 (1.41%) Apache
5 1 (1.41%) IIS
5 1 (1.41%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (15.49%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (49.30%) Microsoft 365
2 24 (33.80%) Azure
3 22 (30.99%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (4.23%) AWS
4 3 (4.23%) SaaS
5 1 (1.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.41%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.41%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.41%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.41%) AWS KMS
5 1 (1.41%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.41%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.41%) GCP
5 1 (1.41%) IaaS
5 1 (1.41%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.41%) PaaS
5 1 (1.41%) Route 53
5 1 (1.41%) Serverless
5 1 (1.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.49%) Skype
1 11 (15.49%) Telepresence
2 9 (12.68%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.41%) DHCP
3 1 (1.41%) DNS
3 1 (1.41%) SSL
3 1 (1.41%) VPN
3 1 (1.41%) VSAN
3 1 (1.41%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.41%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (1.41%) DTS
1 1 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.41%) MySQL
1 1 (1.41%) Redis
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.41%) Squirro
Development Applications
1 7 (9.86%) JIRA
2 2 (2.82%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.41%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.41%) Gradle
3 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (22.54%) Social Skills
2 11 (15.49%) Finance
3 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.23%) Banking
4 3 (4.23%) Law
5 2 (2.82%) Front Office
5 2 (2.82%) Japanese Language
5 2 (2.82%) Presentation Skills
5 2 (2.82%) Public Sector
6 1 (1.41%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 1 (1.41%) Marketing
6 1 (1.41%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (35.21%) Architect
2 21 (29.58%) Azure Architect
3 16 (22.54%) Support Engineer
4 12 (16.90%) IT Support
5 11 (15.49%) Analyst
5 11 (15.49%) IT Engineer
5 11 (15.49%) IT Support Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Project Manager
6 6 (8.45%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.63%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Business Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (4.23%) Senior Manager
8 3 (4.23%) Senior Project Manager
9 2 (2.82%) Desktop Support
9 2 (2.82%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 2 (2.82%) Lead Business Analyst
9 2 (2.82%) Operations Manager
9 2 (2.82%) Problem Analyst
9 2 (2.82%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.23%) CSS
1 3 (4.23%) HTML
2 2 (2.82%) AngularJS
2 2 (2.82%) XML
3 1 (1.41%) Backbone.js
3 1 (1.41%) D3.js
3 1 (1.41%) Flask
3 1 (1.41%) JSON
3 1 (1.41%) LDAP
3 1 (1.41%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (1.41%) React
3 1 (1.41%) REST
3 1 (1.41%) SOAP
3 1 (1.41%) Underscore.js
3 1 (1.41%) Web Services
3 1 (1.41%) WebRTC
3 1 (1.41%) XHTML
3 1 (1.41%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.90%) Video Conferencing
2 7 (9.86%) iPhone
3 4 (5.63%) Blackberry
3 4 (5.63%) BYOD
3 4 (5.63%) iPad
4 2 (2.82%) CMDB
4 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.82%) PMI
4 2 (2.82%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.41%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.41%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.41%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.41%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.41%) Renewable Energy
5 1 (1.41%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (32.39%) Windows
2 17 (23.94%) Windows 10
3 13 (18.31%) Windows 7
4 5 (7.04%) Windows Server
5 4 (5.63%) Android
5 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2016
6 3 (4.23%) Linux
6 3 (4.23%) Mac OS
7 2 (2.82%) Unix
8 1 (1.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (100.00%) ITIL
2 31 (43.66%) PRINCE2
3 20 (28.17%) Migration
4 18 (25.35%) Agile
5 15 (21.13%) Project Management
6 12 (16.90%) Service Management
7 11 (15.49%) ITSM
8 9 (12.68%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (11.27%) Release Management
9 8 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (9.86%) Configuration Management
11 6 (8.45%) Scrum
11 6 (8.45%) Test Automation
12 5 (7.04%) Incident Management
12 5 (7.04%) Presales
12 5 (7.04%) Problem Management
12 5 (7.04%) Risk Management
12 5 (7.04%) SDLC
13 4 (5.63%) Computer Science
13 4 (5.63%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (32.39%) PowerShell
2 5 (7.04%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.63%) Python
4 1 (1.41%) Bash
4 1 (1.41%) Groovy
4 1 (1.41%) Java
4 1 (1.41%) Perl
4 1 (1.41%) Ruby
4 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (39.44%) Degree
2 25 (35.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 23 (32.39%) MCSA
3 23 (32.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (30.99%) CCNA
4 22 (30.99%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (29.58%) MCP
5 21 (29.58%) MCSE
6 8 (11.27%) Security Cleared
7 7 (9.86%) SC Cleared
8 4 (5.63%) DV Cleared
8 4 (5.63%) IIBA
9 3 (4.23%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (2.82%) PMI Certification
11 1 (1.41%) AWS Certification
11 1 (1.41%) CCIE
11 1 (1.41%) CCNP
11 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.27%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.41%) PMO
System Software
1 28 (39.44%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.27%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (5.63%) XenApp
4 2 (2.82%) Docker
5 1 (1.41%) vCloud
5 1 (1.41%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.41%) VMware NSX
5 1 (1.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (29.58%) SCCM
2 2 (2.82%) Ansible
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (2.82%) Puppet
3 1 (1.41%) Grafana
3 1 (1.41%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.41%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.41%) Terraform
3 1 (1.41%) vRealize
Vendors
1 39 (54.93%) Microsoft
2 17 (23.94%) Cisco
3 15 (21.13%) Apple
3 15 (21.13%) ServiceNow
4 11 (15.49%) Polycom
5 10 (14.08%) Citrix
6 8 (11.27%) Ivanti
7 5 (7.04%) Remedy
8 4 (5.63%) Altiris
8 4 (5.63%) HP
8 4 (5.63%) Snow
9 2 (2.82%) Atlassian
9 2 (2.82%) Okta
9 2 (2.82%) Zscaler
10 1 (1.41%) Dell
10 1 (1.41%) Google
10 1 (1.41%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.41%) Splunk
10 1 (1.41%) VMware
10 1 (1.41%) Wyse