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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 79 73 41
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -32
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 14 8 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.07% 0.76% 3.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 1.07% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.92% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
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
996 749 572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 76.26% 70.93% 72.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 569 412 269
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 32 40
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL V3 across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

ITIL V3 Daily Rate Histogram 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 19 December 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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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 -5 13 £350 +7.69% 1
Marlow - - - -
ITIL V3
South East

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) ITIL
2 15 (68.18%) Service Management
3 14 (63.64%) Security Cleared
4 13 (59.09%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (54.55%) SC Cleared
5 12 (54.55%) SLA
6 11 (50.00%) Windows
7 10 (45.45%) MS Excel
8 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
8 8 (36.36%) Incident Management
9 7 (31.82%) Change Management
9 7 (31.82%) Lumension
10 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
10 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (27.27%) McAfee
10 6 (27.27%) MCSE
10 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
10 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
10 6 (27.27%) Validation
10 6 (27.27%) Operations Management
10 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (27.27%) McAfee ePO
10 6 (27.27%) Vulnerability Management
11 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
11 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (22.73%) VMware
11 5 (22.73%) Backup Exec
11 5 (22.73%) Linux
11 5 (22.73%) MCP

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (27.27%) MS Exchange
1 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) PVCS
1 1 (4.55%) ClearCase
General
1 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 6 (27.27%) Team Leader
2 5 (22.73%) Incident Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Report Specialist
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Incident Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
6 1 (4.55%) Exchange Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Major Incident Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Change Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Transition Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Configuration Manager
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) CMDB
2 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (22.73%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) UNIX
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) ITIL
2 15 (68.18%) Service Management
3 8 (36.36%) Incident Management
4 7 (31.82%) Change Management
5 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
5 6 (27.27%) Validation
5 6 (27.27%) Operations Management
5 6 (27.27%) Vulnerability Management
6 5 (22.73%) Line Management
7 4 (18.18%) eTOM
8 3 (13.64%) Process Improvement
8 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
9 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
9 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
9 1 (4.55%) Change Control
9 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
9 1 (4.55%) IT Asset Management
9 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
9 1 (4.55%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 14 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 12 (54.55%) SC Cleared
3 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (27.27%) MCSE
4 5 (22.73%) MCP
5 1 (4.55%) CCSA
5 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.55%) CCNP
5 1 (4.55%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (54.55%) SLA
2 5 (22.73%) BS15000
3 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
1 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (22.73%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.55%) OVSD
3 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) Lumension
3 6 (27.27%) McAfee
4 5 (22.73%) VMware
4 5 (22.73%) Sophos
5 3 (13.64%) HP
6 2 (9.09%) Remedy
7 1 (4.55%) Huawei
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco