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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 77 73 73
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 17 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.24% 0.50% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 0.67% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 5
Average daily rate
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£142 £295 £155
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.77% +90.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £131 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £365 £235
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +12.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £28.25 -
% change year-on-year
-41.59% -
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
1082 893 849
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 79.15% 74.11% 76.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 607 509 440
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 28 35
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -51.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £25.00 £66.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 3 September 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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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 -1 13 £142 -51.77% 1
ITIL V3
South East

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 40 (100.00%) ITIL
2 28 (70.00%) Security Cleared
3 27 (67.50%) Service Management
4 25 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 21 (52.50%) SC Cleared
6 20 (50.00%) HP
7 18 (45.00%) DV Cleared
8 16 (40.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 16 (40.00%) MS Office
8 16 (40.00%) ITSM
8 16 (40.00%) OVSD
9 11 (27.50%) SQL
10 10 (25.00%) CMDB
11 9 (22.50%) Configuration Management
12 8 (20.00%) Windows
13 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
13 7 (17.50%) Citrix
13 7 (17.50%) VMware
13 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 6 (15.00%) Finance
15 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
15 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 5 (12.50%) vSphere
15 5 (12.50%) APMP
16 4 (10.00%) VCAP
16 4 (10.00%) CCEE
16 4 (10.00%) CCAA
16 4 (10.00%) CCIA

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 16 (40.00%) MS Office
2 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) SNMP
1 4 (10.00%) NetScaler
2 3 (7.50%) Network Security
3 1 (2.50%) DNS
General
1 6 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) Analyst
2 6 (15.00%) 1st Line Support
2 6 (15.00%) Configuration Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Service Manager
4 4 (10.00%) Citrix Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Configuration Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Help Desk Support
6 2 (5.00%) Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Bid Manager
6 2 (5.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Network Monitoring Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Monitoring Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Network Architect
7 1 (2.50%) Configuration Management Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) CMDB
2 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Windows
2 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) ITIL
2 27 (67.50%) Service Management
3 16 (40.00%) ITSM
4 9 (22.50%) Configuration Management
5 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 4 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (10.00%) Network Management
7 3 (7.50%) Change Management
7 3 (7.50%) IT Asset Management
7 3 (7.50%) Project Management
7 3 (7.50%) Asset Management
7 3 (7.50%) Data Analysis
8 2 (5.00%) People Management
9 1 (2.50%) Security Patching
9 1 (2.50%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (2.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 21 (52.50%) SC Cleared
3 18 (45.00%) DV Cleared
4 16 (40.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (12.50%) APMP
5 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (10.00%) CCA
6 4 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (10.00%) VCAP
6 4 (10.00%) CCEE
6 4 (10.00%) CCAA
6 4 (10.00%) CCIA
6 4 (10.00%) VCP5
7 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (7.50%) MCP
7 3 (7.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (12.50%) vSphere
3 4 (10.00%) XenApp
3 4 (10.00%) XenDesktop
3 4 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (7.50%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.50%) UAG
6 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (40.00%) OVSD
2 4 (10.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 4 (10.00%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (7.50%) HP UCMDB
3 3 (7.50%) SCCM
4 2 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (5.00%) WSUS
5 1 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.50%) SCOM
5 1 (2.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (2.50%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 25 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 20 (50.00%) HP
3 7 (17.50%) Citrix
3 7 (17.50%) VMware
4 4 (10.00%) AppSense
4 4 (10.00%) Cisco
5 2 (5.00%) Lumension
5 2 (5.00%) Symantec
5 2 (5.00%) McAfee
6 1 (2.50%) SAP