The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 76 64 65
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 10 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.76% 1.15% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 1.62% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 1
Average daily rate
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£450 £298 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.26% -11.19%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 - £33.28
Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
980 680 622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 74.19% 70.91% 68.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 573 356 297
Average daily rate £363 £365 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 28 24
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £12.50 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £30.15 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.98 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.98% +3.33%
ITIL V3
South East

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 10 July 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 10 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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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 -10 5 £450 +51.26%
ITIL V3
South East

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 28 (100.00%) ITIL
2 21 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 18 (64.29%) SC Cleared
4 15 (53.57%) Service Management
5 14 (50.00%) DV Cleared
6 12 (42.86%) VMware
6 12 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (42.86%) Windows
7 11 (39.29%) Cisco
7 11 (39.29%) HP
7 11 (39.29%) WhatsUp Gold
7 11 (39.29%) Cisco Prime
8 9 (32.14%) HP UCMDB
8 9 (32.14%) Service Delivery
9 8 (28.57%) Change Management
9 8 (28.57%) SharePoint
10 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
10 7 (25.00%) UNIX
10 7 (25.00%) CRM
10 7 (25.00%) Linux
10 7 (25.00%) MCSE
10 7 (25.00%) MCP
10 7 (25.00%) SQL
10 7 (25.00%) Citrix
10 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (25.00%) McAfee
10 7 (25.00%) Sophos
10 7 (25.00%) Backup Exec
10 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
10 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 8 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (25.00%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) SNMP
2 5 (17.86%) Network Security
3 2 (7.14%) Wireless
4 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) Crystal Reports
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
1 3 (10.71%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Spanish Language
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (14.29%) Architect
2 3 (10.71%) Team Leader
2 3 (10.71%) Technical Specialist
2 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 3 (10.71%) Coordinator
3 2 (7.14%) Designer
3 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (7.14%) Network Architect
3 2 (7.14%) Service Manager
3 2 (7.14%) Project Coordinator
3 2 (7.14%) Technical Architect
3 2 (7.14%) Consultant
3 2 (7.14%) Network Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Security Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) Operations Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Network Specialist
4 1 (3.57%) Incident Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Windows
2 7 (25.00%) Linux
2 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) ITIL
2 15 (53.57%) Service Management
3 9 (32.14%) Service Delivery
4 8 (28.57%) Change Management
5 7 (25.00%) CRM
5 7 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (21.43%) Network Management
7 4 (14.29%) Project Management
8 3 (10.71%) PRINCE
8 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
9 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
9 2 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
10 1 (3.57%) Change Control
10 1 (3.57%) Demand Management
10 1 (3.57%) ITSM
10 1 (3.57%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) SQL
1 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (64.29%) SC Cleared
3 14 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 7 (25.00%) MCP
4 7 (25.00%) MCSE
4 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (7.14%) Degree
6 1 (3.57%) PMP
6 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (39.29%) WhatsUp Gold
1 11 (39.29%) Cisco Prime
2 9 (32.14%) HP UCMDB
3 7 (25.00%) Backup Exec
4 6 (21.43%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (17.86%) HP NNM
5 5 (17.86%) OpenView
6 4 (14.29%) OPNET
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) VMware
2 11 (39.29%) Cisco
2 11 (39.29%) HP
3 7 (25.00%) Citrix
3 7 (25.00%) Lumension
3 7 (25.00%) McAfee
3 7 (25.00%) Sophos
4 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.14%) Remedy