The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL 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 over the 3 months to 3 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 6 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 155 122 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 12.47% 9.34% 9.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.10% 12.39% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 42 36
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +19.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £228 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 14
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £17.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £15.88 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% -11.80%
ITIL
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
963 985 761
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 77.47% 75.42% 73.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 555 575 410
Average daily rate £400 £370 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 37 31
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.70 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £27.00 £37.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.16% -14.51%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL across the Buckinghamshire region.

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Buckinghamshire region.

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

ITIL
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 within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 3 August 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 +6 115 £363 +3.57% 18
High Wycombe +5 11 £475 +35.71% 6
Aylesbury - 2 £200 - 2
Marlow - 1 - -
ITIL
South East

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing ITIL 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.

1 143 (44.69%) Security Cleared
2 128 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 119 (37.19%) Service Management
4 114 (35.63%) Microsoft
5 93 (29.06%) HP
6 87 (27.19%) MS Excel
7 80 (25.00%) MS Office
8 74 (23.13%) Finance
9 72 (22.50%) DV Cleared
10 70 (21.88%) ITSM
11 65 (20.31%) Windows
12 56 (17.50%) Project Management
13 54 (16.88%) SQL
14 53 (16.56%) PRINCE2
15 52 (16.25%) CMDB
16 48 (15.00%) SLA
17 46 (14.38%) Incident Management
18 44 (13.75%) Change Management
19 42 (13.13%) OVSD
20 39 (12.19%) ITIL V3
20 39 (12.19%) Analytical Skills
21 38 (11.88%) Service Delivery
22 37 (11.56%) MS Visio
23 32 (10.00%) VMware
24 30 (9.38%) BMC
24 30 (9.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
24 30 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
25 28 (8.75%) CA
25 28 (8.75%) Active Directory
25 28 (8.75%) Citrix

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing ITIL 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (7.19%) CMS
2 20 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 12 (3.75%) MS Exchange
4 10 (3.13%) Lync
5 7 (2.19%) IIS
6 5 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.25%) Apache
7 4 (1.25%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.63%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.63%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 87 (27.19%) MS Excel
2 80 (25.00%) MS Office
3 37 (11.56%) MS Visio
4 21 (6.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (6.56%) MS Project
5 2 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (4.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.88%) assyst
3 3 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (0.94%) PaaS
1 3 (0.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (8.13%) Internet
2 18 (5.63%) LAN
2 18 (5.63%) WAN
3 12 (3.75%) Firewall
4 10 (3.13%) SAN
5 9 (2.81%) DNS
6 7 (2.19%) VPN
6 7 (2.19%) ATM
7 6 (1.88%) Wireless
7 6 (1.88%) NetScaler
8 5 (1.56%) IP Telephony
8 5 (1.56%) ADSL
8 5 (1.56%) Ethernet
8 5 (1.56%) MPLS
9 4 (1.25%) 3G
9 4 (1.25%) SSL
9 4 (1.25%) SNMP
9 4 (1.25%) SMTP
9 4 (1.25%) DHCP
9 4 (1.25%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.63%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.81%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (2.19%) Oracle Database
4 6 (1.88%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (1.88%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (1.88%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (1.88%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.25%) Hadoop
5 4 (1.25%) MySQL
6 3 (0.94%) DB2
7 1 (0.31%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.31%) SAP BI
7 1 (0.31%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (0.94%) PVCS
1 3 (0.94%) ClearCase
1 3 (0.94%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.31%) Yeoman
2 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.31%) ClearQuest
2 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 74 (23.13%) Finance
2 17 (5.31%) Telecoms
3 11 (3.44%) Retail
4 6 (1.88%) Banking
5 4 (1.25%) Spanish Language
5 4 (1.25%) Financial Institution
6 3 (0.94%) Marketing
6 3 (0.94%) Portuguese Language
7 2 (0.63%) Billing
7 2 (0.63%) Local Government
7 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.63%) Publishing
7 2 (0.63%) Games
8 1 (0.31%) Military
8 1 (0.31%) Legal
Job Titles
1 82 (25.63%) Analyst
2 38 (11.88%) Service Manager
3 30 (9.38%) Incident Manager
4 25 (7.81%) Project Manager
5 24 (7.50%) Developer
6 21 (6.56%) ServiceNow Developer
7 19 (5.94%) Consultant
8 16 (5.00%) Support Analyst
9 12 (3.75%) Business Analyst
10 10 (3.13%) Service Analyst
10 10 (3.13%) Delivery Manager
11 9 (2.81%) Services Delivery Manager
11 9 (2.81%) Service Desk Analyst
12 8 (2.50%) Architect
12 8 (2.50%) Senior Manager
12 8 (2.50%) 3rd Line Support
12 8 (2.50%) Security Consultant
13 7 (2.19%) 1st Line Support
13 7 (2.19%) Support Engineer
13 7 (2.19%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (8.44%) XML
2 25 (7.81%) HTML
3 23 (7.19%) CSS
4 21 (6.56%) Web Services
5 3 (0.94%) SOAP
5 3 (0.94%) XML Messaging
6 2 (0.63%) HTML5
7 1 (0.31%) Application Packaging
7 1 (0.31%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.31%) X-Windows
7 1 (0.31%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 52 (16.25%) CMDB
2 39 (12.19%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (8.13%) Data Centre
4 25 (7.81%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.13%) Economics
6 7 (2.19%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.19%) User Experience
6 7 (2.19%) Blackberry
7 6 (1.88%) Mainframe
7 6 (1.88%) PMI
8 5 (1.56%) Clustering
8 5 (1.56%) e-Health
9 3 (0.94%) VSAM
9 3 (0.94%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.94%) Biometrics
9 3 (0.94%) BYOD
10 2 (0.63%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.63%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.63%) NHS
10 2 (0.63%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 65 (20.31%) Windows
2 16 (5.00%) UNIX
2 16 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (4.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (4.38%) Windows 7
5 11 (3.44%) Windows XP
6 9 (2.81%) Linux
7 7 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.88%) Windows 2000 Server
9 5 (1.56%) MVS
10 4 (1.25%) Solaris
11 3 (0.94%) AIX
11 3 (0.94%) CentOS
11 3 (0.94%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.94%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.94%) Android
11 3 (0.94%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.63%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.31%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (37.19%) Service Management
2 70 (21.88%) ITSM
3 56 (17.50%) Project Management
4 53 (16.56%) PRINCE2
5 46 (14.38%) Incident Management
6 44 (13.75%) Change Management
7 39 (12.19%) ITIL V3
8 38 (11.88%) Service Delivery
9 27 (8.44%) Data Analysis
10 24 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 24 (7.50%) Unit Testing
11 20 (6.25%) Matrix Management
12 19 (5.94%) Problem Management
12 19 (5.94%) Knowledge Management
12 19 (5.94%) Workflow
13 18 (5.63%) Content Management
13 18 (5.63%) CRM
13 18 (5.63%) Configuration Management
13 18 (5.63%) Change Control
14 15 (4.69%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 54 (16.88%) SQL
2 23 (7.19%) Java
3 18 (5.63%) PowerShell
4 7 (2.19%) VB
5 5 (1.56%) Python
6 4 (1.25%) Shell Script
6 4 (1.25%) T-SQL
6 4 (1.25%) Perl
7 3 (0.94%) JCL
8 2 (0.63%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.31%) Korn
9 1 (0.31%) VBA
9 1 (0.31%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 143 (44.69%) Security Cleared
2 128 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 72 (22.50%) DV Cleared
4 30 (9.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 17 (5.31%) ITIL Certification
6 16 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 12 (3.75%) Degree
7 12 (3.75%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (3.75%) CCNA
8 10 (3.13%) PMP
8 10 (3.13%) PMI Certification
8 10 (3.13%) APMP
9 8 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (2.50%) MCSE
10 6 (1.88%) ISEB
11 5 (1.56%) MCP
11 5 (1.56%) HNC
11 5 (1.56%) HND
11 5 (1.56%) ISEB Practitioner
11 5 (1.56%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (15.00%) SLA
2 9 (2.81%) COBIT
2 9 (2.81%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.25%) QA
3 4 (1.25%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.31%) BS15000
6 1 (0.31%) TickIT
System Software
1 30 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (8.75%) Active Directory
3 21 (6.56%) Hyper-V
4 11 (3.44%) XenApp
4 11 (3.44%) XenDesktop
5 6 (1.88%) vSphere
6 4 (1.25%) HDFS
7 3 (0.94%) BitLocker
7 3 (0.94%) UAG
7 3 (0.94%) NFS
7 3 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.31%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 42 (13.13%) OVSD
2 17 (5.31%) OpenView
3 16 (5.00%) SCCM
4 11 (3.44%) SCOM
5 9 (2.81%) SCOrch
6 8 (2.50%) AirWatch
7 7 (2.19%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 7 (2.19%) Tivoli
8 6 (1.88%) Control-M
8 6 (1.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 5 (1.56%) XenMobile
9 5 (1.56%) CA Spectrum
10 4 (1.25%) SCVMM
10 4 (1.25%) Zenoss
10 4 (1.25%) WhatsUp Gold
10 4 (1.25%) Nagios
10 4 (1.25%) MAINVIEW
10 4 (1.25%) Cisco Prime
10 4 (1.25%) Backup Exec
11 3 (0.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 114 (35.63%) Microsoft
2 93 (29.06%) HP
3 32 (10.00%) VMware
4 30 (9.38%) BMC
5 28 (8.75%) CA
5 28 (8.75%) Citrix
5 28 (8.75%) Cisco
6 24 (7.50%) ServiceNow
7 16 (5.00%) Remedy
8 15 (4.69%) NetApp
9 11 (3.44%) Oracle
10 6 (1.88%) AppSense
10 6 (1.88%) NetScout
11 5 (1.56%) IBM
11 5 (1.56%) Lumension
12 4 (1.25%) Symantec
12 4 (1.25%) F5
12 4 (1.25%) Splunk
12 4 (1.25%) EMC
13 3 (0.94%) Planview
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Rate: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum 6 Month Fixed Term Contract with opt
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £295.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Isotrak Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day 3 - 6 month contract (initially)
Posted: 13 days ago