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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 74 49 69
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +20
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 11 20 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.91% 2.40% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 3.29% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 2
Average daily rate £213 £299 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.87% -8.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £13.75 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+90.90% -22.53%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
854 607 789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 70.81% 72.69% 66.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 475 362 368
Average daily rate £355 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 28 43
Average hourly rate £15.97 £15.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £9.89 £10.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £162.50 £36.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +23.07%
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
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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -29 4 £213 -32.00% 2
ITIL V3
South East

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 23 (100.00%) ITIL
2 16 (69.57%) Security Cleared
3 15 (65.22%) Windows
4 13 (56.52%) Service Management
4 13 (56.52%) VMware
4 13 (56.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (56.52%) SC Cleared
5 11 (47.83%) Service Delivery
6 10 (43.48%) DV Cleared
7 9 (39.13%) Change Management
8 8 (34.78%) Linux
8 8 (34.78%) MCSE
8 8 (34.78%) MCP
8 8 (34.78%) SQL
8 8 (34.78%) UNIX
8 8 (34.78%) SharePoint
8 8 (34.78%) MS Exchange
8 8 (34.78%) Citrix
8 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (34.78%) PowerShell
8 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (34.78%) Hyper-V
9 7 (30.43%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (30.43%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (30.43%) Lync
9 7 (30.43%) Lumension
9 7 (30.43%) HP
9 7 (30.43%) CRM
9 7 (30.43%) McAfee

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 (34.78%) SharePoint
1 8 (34.78%) MS Exchange
1 8 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (30.43%) Lync
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Wireless
2 1 (4.35%) LAN
2 1 (4.35%) WAN
2 1 (4.35%) HTTP
2 1 (4.35%) MPLS
2 1 (4.35%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) Crystal Reports
General
1 2 (8.70%) Retail
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Team Leader
2 3 (13.04%) Technical Specialist
2 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 2 (8.70%) Help Desk Team Lead
3 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Project Coordinator
3 2 (8.70%) Service Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Security Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Help Desk Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Technical Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Coordinator
3 2 (8.70%) Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Support
4 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (4.35%) Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Windows
2 8 (34.78%) Linux
2 8 (34.78%) UNIX
2 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) ITIL
2 13 (56.52%) Service Management
3 11 (47.83%) Service Delivery
4 9 (39.13%) Change Management
5 7 (30.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (30.43%) CRM
6 4 (17.39%) Project Management
7 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
7 3 (13.04%) PRINCE
8 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
9 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
9 1 (4.35%) ITSM
9 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
9 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
9 1 (4.35%) Demand Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
1 8 (34.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (69.57%) Security Cleared
2 13 (56.52%) SC Cleared
3 10 (43.48%) DV Cleared
4 8 (34.78%) MCSE
4 8 (34.78%) MCP
4 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.35%) PMP
5 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (56.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (34.78%) Hyper-V
3 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.35%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) Backup Exec
2 6 (26.09%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (21.74%) WhatsUp Gold
3 5 (21.74%) HP NNM
3 5 (21.74%) HP UCMDB
3 5 (21.74%) OpenView
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) VMware
2 8 (34.78%) Citrix
3 7 (30.43%) Lumension
3 7 (30.43%) HP
3 7 (30.43%) McAfee
3 7 (30.43%) Sophos
4 6 (26.09%) Cisco
4 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
5 4 (17.39%) OPNET
6 2 (8.70%) Remedy
7 1 (4.35%) F5