The median contractor rate for an ITIL Consultant was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Consultant
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 599 642 629
Rank change year-on-year +43 -13  
Contract jobs requiring an ITIL Consultant 8 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.017% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.018% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 9
Median daily rate £500 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £450 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £580 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £580 £413
% change year-on-year -13.79% +40.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44561 50348 53046
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 94.85% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28813 32834 33338
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1376 1496 2028
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

ITIL Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured ITIL Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Consultant in the UK

ITIL Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL Consultant in the UK

ITIL Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL Consultant over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL Consultant in the UK

ITIL Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL Consultant in the UK

ITIL Consultant
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Consultant within the UK 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
England +34 8 £500 +11.11% 5
London -7 5 £488 +8.33% 2
Manchester - 3 £500 -
North West - 3 £500 -

ITIL Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, ITIL Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring ITIL Consultant in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) ITIL
2 11 (52.38%) Service Management
3 9 (42.86%) Service Delivery
4 8 (38.10%) Change Management
5 5 (23.81%) Finance
5 5 (23.81%) Problem Management
6 4 (19.05%) Service Design
6 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (19.05%) ITSM
6 4 (19.05%) Project Management
7 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
8 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
8 2 (9.52%) C
8 2 (9.52%) WAN
8 2 (9.52%) Cisco
8 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
8 2 (9.52%) PMI Certification
8 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (9.52%) PMI
8 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
8 2 (9.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
8 2 (9.52%) Business Development
8 2 (9.52%) COBIT
8 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
8 2 (9.52%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (9.52%) Release Automation
8 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (9.52%) Capacity Management

ITIL Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) IaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) WAN
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) LAN
2 1 (4.76%) NetScaler
2 1 (4.76%) Network Security
2 1 (4.76%) Skype
2 1 (4.76%) VPN
2 1 (4.76%) Wireless
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
1 2 (9.52%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) ITIL
2 11 (52.38%) Service Management
3 9 (42.86%) Service Delivery
4 8 (38.10%) Change Management
5 5 (23.81%) Problem Management
6 4 (19.05%) ITSM
6 4 (19.05%) Project Management
6 4 (19.05%) Service Design
6 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
8 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
8 2 (9.52%) Business Development
8 2 (9.52%) Capacity Management
8 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
8 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
8 2 (9.52%) Process Improvement
8 2 (9.52%) Release Automation
8 2 (9.52%) Release Management
8 2 (9.52%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) C
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (9.52%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.76%) CCDA
2 1 (4.76%) CCNA
2 1 (4.76%) CCNP
2 1 (4.76%) CCSA
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (4.76%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) COBIT
1 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 20000
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCSM
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Avaya
2 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
2 1 (4.76%) Citrix
2 1 (4.76%) Nortel
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
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