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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 65 73 67
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 14 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.15% 0.82% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 1.09% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £165 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+112.12% -50.74%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £339 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% -9.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £32.89
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -8.78%
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
892 823 718
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 73.17% 75.44% 68.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 509 429 349
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 33 41
Average hourly rate £16.32 £22.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.46% +55.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.35 £44.97 £41.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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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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 9 £350 +125.80%
ITIL V3
South East

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 21 (100.00%) ITIL
2 16 (76.19%) Security Cleared
3 15 (71.43%) Service Management
4 14 (66.67%) SC Cleared
5 9 (42.86%) DV Cleared
5 9 (42.86%) Windows
6 7 (33.33%) Service Delivery
7 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
7 6 (28.57%) SNMP
7 6 (28.57%) Cisco
7 6 (28.57%) Network Management
7 6 (28.57%) WhatsUp Gold
7 6 (28.57%) Cisco Prime
8 5 (23.81%) Lumension
8 5 (23.81%) Lync
8 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
8 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (23.81%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
8 5 (23.81%) Network Security
8 5 (23.81%) Incident Management
8 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (23.81%) BS15000
8 5 (23.81%) VMware
8 5 (23.81%) Backup Exec
8 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
8 5 (23.81%) UNIX
8 5 (23.81%) CRM

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (23.81%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) SNMP
2 5 (23.81%) Network Security
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Incident Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Senior Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Senior Incident Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Designer
3 2 (9.52%) Monitoring Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) Security Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Network Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Service Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
4 1 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Network Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Operations Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Leader
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 1 (4.76%) Major Incident Manager
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (23.81%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) ITIL
2 15 (71.43%) Service Management
3 7 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 6 (28.57%) Network Management
5 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (23.81%) Incident Management
5 5 (23.81%) Change Management
5 5 (23.81%) CRM
6 2 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.76%) Change Control
7 1 (4.76%) Demand Management
7 1 (4.76%) PRINCE
7 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.76%) Project Management
7 1 (4.76%) ITSM
7 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
1 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (76.19%) Security Cleared
2 14 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 9 (42.86%) DV Cleared
4 5 (23.81%) MCP
4 5 (23.81%) MCSE
4 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (9.52%) Degree
6 1 (4.76%) PMP
6 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) BS15000
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) WhatsUp Gold
1 6 (28.57%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (23.81%) Backup Exec
3 4 (19.05%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (19.05%) HP UCMDB
4 1 (4.76%) OVSD
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Cisco
2 5 (23.81%) HP
2 5 (23.81%) Citrix
2 5 (23.81%) McAfee
2 5 (23.81%) Sophos
2 5 (23.81%) VMware
2 5 (23.81%) Lumension
3 1 (4.76%) Remedy
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft