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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 12 13 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Contract jobs citing ITIL 135 93 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 11.38% 9.19% 13.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.74% 12.05% 18.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 30 22
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£350 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £110 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £455 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 14
Average hourly rate £17.32 £15.03 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.27% -14.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.45 £18.25 £25.07
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -13.88%
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
916 772 599
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 77.23% 76.28% 74.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 423 294
Average daily rate £375 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £263 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 16 45
Average hourly rate £18.50 £15.97 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.84% -11.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £28.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

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 6 March 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram 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 6 March 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 96 £350 +7.69% 14
High Wycombe -4 3 £150 -32.96% 3
Marlow - - - -
Aylesbury - - - - 2
ITIL
South East

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 149 (47.45%) Security Cleared
2 137 (43.63%) SC Cleared
3 110 (35.03%) Windows
3 110 (35.03%) Microsoft
4 100 (31.85%) Service Management
5 90 (28.66%) MS Excel
6 72 (22.93%) MS Office
6 72 (22.93%) SLA
7 59 (18.79%) Finance
8 52 (16.56%) Service Delivery
8 52 (16.56%) DV Cleared
9 48 (15.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 48 (15.29%) Change Management
10 45 (14.33%) Incident Management
11 44 (14.01%) Analytical Skills
12 43 (13.69%) PRINCE2
13 41 (13.06%) MS Exchange
14 38 (12.10%) Active Directory
15 37 (11.78%) VMware
16 36 (11.46%) VMware Infrastructure
16 36 (11.46%) Windows 7
17 35 (11.15%) Microsoft Certification
18 34 (10.83%) Telecoms
18 34 (10.83%) OVSD
19 33 (10.51%) MCSE
20 31 (9.87%) HP
20 31 (9.87%) Project Management
20 31 (9.87%) Hyper-V
21 28 (8.92%) Exchange Server 2003
21 28 (8.92%) Cisco

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 41 (13.06%) MS Exchange
2 28 (8.92%) Exchange Server 2003
3 16 (5.10%) SharePoint
4 15 (4.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 14 (4.46%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (3.82%) SharePoint 2013
7 11 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (3.18%) Lync
9 5 (1.59%) IIS
10 4 (1.27%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.64%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 90 (28.66%) MS Excel
2 72 (22.93%) MS Office
3 20 (6.37%) MS Visio
4 18 (5.73%) MS Project
5 12 (3.82%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.64%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.64%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.32%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.23%) PaaS
2 6 (1.91%) Office 365
3 3 (0.96%) IaaS
4 2 (0.64%) SaaS
5 1 (0.32%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 28 (8.92%) LAN
1 28 (8.92%) WAN
2 18 (5.73%) Internet
3 17 (5.41%) Firewall
4 12 (3.82%) DNS
5 11 (3.50%) ATM
6 9 (2.87%) DHCP
6 9 (2.87%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (2.23%) IP Telephony
7 7 (2.23%) VPN
8 6 (1.91%) UMTS
8 6 (1.91%) GSM
8 6 (1.91%) LTE
8 6 (1.91%) TACACS
8 6 (1.91%) 3G
9 5 (1.59%) MPLS
9 5 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (1.59%) BIG-IP
9 5 (1.59%) 4G
9 5 (1.59%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.41%) Crystal Reports
2 8 (2.55%) Oracle Database
3 7 (2.23%) SQL Server
4 6 (1.91%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (1.91%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (1.91%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.32%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.32%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 6 (1.91%) PVCS
1 6 (1.91%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.32%) Yeoman
General
1 59 (18.79%) Finance
2 34 (10.83%) Telecoms
3 11 (3.50%) Banking
4 4 (1.27%) Retail
5 3 (0.96%) Billing
5 3 (0.96%) Advertising
6 2 (0.64%) Games
6 2 (0.64%) Legal
6 2 (0.64%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.32%) Marketing
7 1 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 115 (36.62%) Analyst
2 37 (11.78%) Service Manager
3 36 (11.46%) Support Analyst
4 33 (10.51%) Service Analyst
4 33 (10.51%) Service Desk Analyst
5 27 (8.60%) 1st Line Support
6 21 (6.69%) Delivery Manager
7 20 (6.37%) Services Delivery Manager
7 20 (6.37%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 19 (6.05%) Project Manager
8 19 (6.05%) Consultant
9 17 (5.41%) Transition Manager
10 16 (5.10%) Incident Manager
11 14 (4.46%) Team Leader
12 12 (3.82%) Network Analyst
12 12 (3.82%) Service Transition Manager
13 11 (3.50%) Infrastructure Team Leader
13 11 (3.50%) Change Analyst
13 11 (3.50%) Technical Specialist
14 9 (2.87%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.32%) .NET
1 1 (0.32%) Web Services
1 1 (0.32%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 44 (14.01%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (7.96%) Management Information System
3 14 (4.46%) Blackberry
4 13 (4.14%) Mainframe
5 7 (2.23%) User Experience
6 6 (1.91%) Open Source
7 5 (1.59%) CMDB
8 4 (1.27%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.96%) Statistics
9 3 (0.96%) NHS
10 2 (0.64%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.64%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.64%) Chip and PIN
10 2 (0.64%) e-Health
11 1 (0.32%) Economics
11 1 (0.32%) PKI
11 1 (0.32%) Clustering
11 1 (0.32%) Cryptography
11 1 (0.32%) FMCG
11 1 (0.32%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 110 (35.03%) Windows
2 48 (15.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (11.46%) Windows 7
4 23 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (5.41%) Linux
5 17 (5.41%) Windows XP
6 15 (4.78%) UNIX
7 13 (4.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (3.18%) Windows 8
8 10 (3.18%) Windows 2000 Server
9 9 (2.87%) Windows Vista
10 6 (1.91%) CentOS
11 5 (1.59%) Ubuntu
11 5 (1.59%) MVS
12 3 (0.96%) Windows NT
13 2 (0.64%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.32%) HPUX
14 1 (0.32%) Solaris
14 1 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.32%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (31.85%) Service Management
2 52 (16.56%) Service Delivery
3 48 (15.29%) Change Management
4 45 (14.33%) Incident Management
5 43 (13.69%) PRINCE2
6 31 (9.87%) Project Management
7 27 (8.60%) ITSM
8 21 (6.69%) Risk Management
8 21 (6.69%) ITIL V3
9 19 (6.05%) Change Control
9 19 (6.05%) Problem Management
10 18 (5.73%) Matrix Management
10 18 (5.73%) Disaster Recovery
10 18 (5.73%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (5.73%) Configuration Management
11 17 (5.41%) Data Analysis
12 16 (5.10%) Line Management
13 15 (4.78%) People Management
14 14 (4.46%) Migration
15 13 (4.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 23 (7.32%) PowerShell
2 19 (6.05%) SQL
3 12 (3.82%) C
4 8 (2.55%) VB
5 4 (1.27%) VBA
6 1 (0.32%) Korn
6 1 (0.32%) C++
6 1 (0.32%) Perl
6 1 (0.32%) Bourne shell
6 1 (0.32%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 149 (47.45%) Security Cleared
2 137 (43.63%) SC Cleared
3 52 (16.56%) DV Cleared
4 35 (11.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 33 (10.51%) MCSE
6 25 (7.96%) MCP
7 22 (7.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 21 (6.69%) Cisco Certification
9 19 (6.05%) ITIL Certification
10 14 (4.46%) CCNP
10 14 (4.46%) CCNA
11 11 (3.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 9 (2.87%) Degree
13 6 (1.91%) CCSA
13 6 (1.91%) CCSE
13 6 (1.91%) VCP4
13 6 (1.91%) APMP
14 5 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 5 (1.59%) HNC
14 5 (1.59%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (22.93%) SLA
2 9 (2.87%) COBIT
3 7 (2.23%) PCI DSS
3 7 (2.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (1.59%) QA
5 4 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.64%) BS15000
7 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.32%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.32%) COSO
System Software
1 38 (12.10%) Active Directory
2 36 (11.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (9.87%) Hyper-V
4 9 (2.87%) Firmware
5 7 (2.23%) XenApp
5 7 (2.23%) XenDesktop
6 6 (1.91%) NFS
7 5 (1.59%) VMware ESX
8 4 (1.27%) vSphere
9 3 (0.96%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.64%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.64%) UAG
11 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.32%) Samba
Systems Management
1 34 (10.83%) OVSD
2 25 (7.96%) Backup Exec
3 16 (5.10%) Tivoli
4 14 (4.46%) McAfee ePO
5 12 (3.82%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 10 (3.18%) OpenView
7 7 (2.23%) SCCM
7 7 (2.23%) XenMobile
8 4 (1.27%) CA Wily
9 2 (0.64%) CA Spectrum
9 2 (0.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (0.64%) SCOM
9 2 (0.64%) WSUS
10 1 (0.32%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.32%) MAINVIEW
10 1 (0.32%) Control-M
10 1 (0.32%) Cisco Prime
10 1 (0.32%) YaST
10 1 (0.32%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 110 (35.03%) Microsoft
2 37 (11.78%) VMware
3 31 (9.87%) HP
4 28 (8.92%) Cisco
5 24 (7.64%) McAfee
6 21 (6.69%) Citrix
7 19 (6.05%) Remedy
8 15 (4.78%) Oracle
9 14 (4.46%) Lumension
10 12 (3.82%) F5
10 12 (3.82%) Sophos
11 11 (3.50%) IBM
12 9 (2.87%) CheckPoint
13 7 (2.23%) Juniper
13 7 (2.23%) Nokia
14 6 (1.91%) Blue Coat
15 5 (1.59%) Computacenter
15 5 (1.59%) NetApp
16 4 (1.27%) SAP
16 4 (1.27%) Symantec
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Rate: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £320.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputAppoint
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago