The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL V3 skills 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 V3 over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 78 62 51
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -11
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 9 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.80% 1.16% 2.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.54% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 4
Average daily rate
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£425 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+22.13% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £82.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-80.00% +415.62%
ITIL V3
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
865 778 598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 77.03% 75.39% 75.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 430 275
Average daily rate £375 £388 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +13.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £258 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 24 44
Average hourly rate £15.25 £15.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.63 £10.69 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.35 £40.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

ITIL V3
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL V3 Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

ITIL V3
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL V3 across the Buckinghamshire region.

ITIL V3 Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

ITIL V3
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 across the Buckinghamshire region.

ITIL V3 Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

ITIL V3
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 V3 within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 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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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 -7 8 £425 +27.81% 3
High Wycombe - - - - 1
Marlow - - - -
ITIL V3
South East

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing ITIL V3 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 V3.

1 25 (100.00%) ITIL
2 17 (68.00%) Security Cleared
3 15 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 15 (60.00%) Service Management
4 13 (52.00%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (48.00%) SLA
6 11 (44.00%) Windows
6 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
7 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
8 9 (36.00%) Service Delivery
9 8 (32.00%) Incident Management
10 7 (28.00%) Change Management
10 7 (28.00%) Lumension
11 6 (24.00%) Vulnerability Management
11 6 (24.00%) McAfee ePO
11 6 (24.00%) Validation
11 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
11 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2003
11 6 (24.00%) Operations Management
11 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (24.00%) MCSE
11 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
11 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (24.00%) McAfee
12 5 (20.00%) Sophos
12 5 (20.00%) BS15000
12 5 (20.00%) Linux
12 5 (20.00%) MCP
12 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
12 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing ITIL V3 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 V3. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.00%) MS Office
3 3 (12.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (4.00%) PVCS
General
1 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Team Leader
1 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 5 (20.00%) Incident Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Report Specialist
3 4 (16.00%) Transition Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Incident Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Service Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Service Transition Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.00%) Configuration Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Change Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Exchange Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Major Incident Manager
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (4.00%) UNIX
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) ITIL
2 15 (60.00%) Service Management
3 9 (36.00%) Service Delivery
4 8 (32.00%) Incident Management
5 7 (28.00%) Change Management
6 6 (24.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 6 (24.00%) Validation
6 6 (24.00%) Operations Management
7 5 (20.00%) Line Management
8 4 (16.00%) Transition Management
8 4 (16.00%) eTOM
9 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
9 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
9 3 (12.00%) Process Improvement
10 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
10 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
10 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
10 1 (4.00%) Change Control
10 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 17 (68.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (24.00%) MCSE
3 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (20.00%) MCP
5 4 (16.00%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (4.00%) CCNP
6 1 (4.00%) CCNA
6 1 (4.00%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (48.00%) SLA
2 5 (20.00%) BS15000
3 1 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (20.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.00%) OVSD
3 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (28.00%) Lumension
3 6 (24.00%) McAfee
4 5 (20.00%) Sophos
4 5 (20.00%) VMware
5 3 (12.00%) HP
6 2 (8.00%) Remedy
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco
7 1 (4.00%) Huawei