The table below looks at the statistics 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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 72 67 51
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -16
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 14 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.23% 0.98% 1.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.11% 4.95% 6.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Average daily rate
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£325 - £235
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 - £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 - £367
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £8.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £17.50 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-18.57% -19.54%
ITIL Certification
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Qualifications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
274 202 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 24.04% 19.82% 29.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 105 100
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 8 12
Average hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £13.07 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £35.25 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%

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 January 2015.

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 January 2015. 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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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 -7 9 £325 - 5
High Wycombe - 1 - -
Marlow - - - -
Newport Pagnell - - - -
ITIL Certification
South East

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 22 (100.00%) ITIL
2 12 (54.55%) SLA
3 11 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
5 9 (40.91%) SC Cleared
5 9 (40.91%) Telecoms
6 7 (31.82%) HP
7 6 (27.27%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (27.27%) Remedy
7 6 (27.27%) Configuration Management
7 6 (27.27%) Incident Management
8 5 (22.73%) Service Management
8 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
8 5 (22.73%) ITSM
9 4 (18.18%) Internet
10 3 (13.64%) Finance
10 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (13.64%) Supplier Management
11 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (9.09%) Chip and PIN
11 2 (9.09%) Project Management
11 2 (9.09%) Windows
11 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
11 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
11 2 (9.09%) Legal
11 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
11 2 (9.09%) VMware
11 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (4.55%) XenApp
12 1 (4.55%) Product Management

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) WAN
2 1 (4.55%) DHCP
2 1 (4.55%) VPN
2 1 (4.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) Crystal Reports
General
1 9 (40.91%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Support Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Vendor Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Service Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL Change Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Supplier Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Service Design Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Service Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Change Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Solutions Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Knowledge Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Process Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
1 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (27.27%) Configuration Management
2 6 (27.27%) Incident Management
3 5 (22.73%) Service Management
3 5 (22.73%) ITSM
4 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) Supplier Management
5 2 (9.09%) Project Management
5 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.55%) Product Management
6 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.55%) BDD
6 1 (4.55%) Demand Management
6 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 9 (40.91%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (54.55%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) XenApp
2 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) HP
2 6 (27.27%) Remedy
3 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.09%) VMware
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix
5 1 (4.55%) Juniper
5 1 (4.55%) NetApp
5 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint