The first table below looks at the demand for ITIL Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Buckinghamshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 66 68 56
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 17 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.29% 0.97% 1.87%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.65% 4.93% 7.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 7
Average daily rate
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£350 £650 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.15% +136.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.30% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £20.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-44.57% +3.75%
Qualifications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
301 203 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 22.91% 19.59% 26.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 110 120
Average daily rate £325 £315 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +1.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £175 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £443 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 9
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.96 £19.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.60% -23.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £38.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
ITIL Certification
South East

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

ITIL Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

ITIL Certification
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +3 10 £350 -46.15% 2
Amersham - - - -
Beaconsfield - - - -
High Wycombe - - - - 1
Marlow - - - -
ITIL Certification
South East

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing ITIL Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL Certification.

1 20 (100.00%) ITIL
2 10 (50.00%) Service Management
3 8 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 7 (35.00%) SharePoint
5 6 (30.00%) Finance
6 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
7 4 (20.00%) HP
8 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
8 3 (15.00%) Windows
8 3 (15.00%) MS Office
8 3 (15.00%) Marketing
8 3 (15.00%) Legal
9 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
9 2 (10.00%) Banking
9 2 (10.00%) SAP
9 2 (10.00%) SLA
9 2 (10.00%) MS Project
9 2 (10.00%) Project Management
9 2 (10.00%) PRINCE
9 2 (10.00%) Remedy
9 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
9 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
9 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
9 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (5.00%) Analytics
10 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow
10 1 (5.00%) Performance Management

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing ITIL Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (35.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) CICS
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (15.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS Project
3 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) 3G
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
1 1 (5.00%) Broadband
1 1 (5.00%) VPN
1 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (15.00%) Marketing
3 3 (15.00%) Legal
4 2 (10.00%) Banking
5 1 (5.00%) International Banking
5 1 (5.00%) Retail
5 1 (5.00%) Spanish Language
5 1 (5.00%) Electronics
5 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Consultant
2 4 (20.00%) ITIL Consultant
2 4 (20.00%) Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Service Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Incident Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Escalation Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) SAP Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Business Manager
5 1 (5.00%) IT Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) DTV
1 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (5.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.00%) UNIX
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) ITIL
2 10 (50.00%) Service Management
3 8 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE
4 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Analytics
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (5.00%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.00%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) HP
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) SAP
3 2 (10.00%) Remedy
4 1 (5.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (5.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (5.00%) BMC
4 1 (5.00%) NetApp
4 1 (5.00%) EMC
4 1 (5.00%) IBM
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) VMware