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 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 8 13 8
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing ITIL 153 108 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 12.44% 11.02% 11.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.47% 15.49% 16.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 32 33
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.87% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £150 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £473 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £324
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 21 16
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -22.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £62.50 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -
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
929 697 658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 75.53% 71.12% 72.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 351 325
Average daily rate £363 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.13% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 35 51
Average hourly rate £15.00 £22.88 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.42% +34.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £13.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £63.55 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

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 30 October 2014.

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 30 October 2014.

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 30 October 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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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 +5 124 £280 -9.67% 21
High Wycombe -1 8 £100 - 11
Aylesbury +4 2 - -
Marlow +2 1 - - 2
Amersham -2 1 - - 1
Iver - - - - 1
Beaconsfield - - - -
Buckingham - - - -
Chesham - - - -
ITIL
South East

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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.

1 108 (39.13%) Security Cleared
2 103 (37.32%) Windows
3 96 (34.78%) SC Cleared
4 89 (32.25%) Service Management
5 82 (29.71%) Microsoft
6 62 (22.46%) Finance
7 49 (17.75%) SLA
8 48 (17.39%) MS Excel
9 47 (17.03%) Service Delivery
10 43 (15.58%) MS Exchange
11 41 (14.86%) Active Directory
12 39 (14.13%) Windows Server 2008
13 37 (13.41%) DV Cleared
13 37 (13.41%) Windows 7
13 37 (13.41%) PRINCE2
14 35 (12.68%) Problem Management
15 34 (12.32%) Microsoft Certification
16 32 (11.59%) MS Office
17 30 (10.87%) Citrix
18 29 (10.51%) Incident Management
19 28 (10.14%) Exchange Server 2003
19 28 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
20 27 (9.78%) MCSE
21 26 (9.42%) Project Management
21 26 (9.42%) Telecoms
21 26 (9.42%) ITIL V3
22 25 (9.06%) ITIL Certification
23 24 (8.70%) HP
23 24 (8.70%) MCP
24 23 (8.33%) SharePoint

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 43 (15.58%) MS Exchange
2 28 (10.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 23 (8.33%) SharePoint
4 17 (6.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 14 (5.07%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (3.99%) Lync
6 11 (3.99%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (2.54%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.45%) Office Communications Server
8 4 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.72%) IIS
10 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.36%) CICS
Applications
1 48 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 32 (11.59%) MS Office
3 15 (5.43%) MS Project
4 10 (3.62%) MS Visio
5 6 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.36%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.17%) Office 365
2 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.52%) WAN
2 17 (6.16%) LAN
3 13 (4.71%) Firewall
4 10 (3.62%) Internet
5 8 (2.90%) ATM
6 7 (2.54%) LTE
6 7 (2.54%) GSM
6 7 (2.54%) UMTS
6 7 (2.54%) DHCP
7 6 (2.17%) SNMP
7 6 (2.17%) DNS
7 6 (2.17%) Network Security
8 5 (1.81%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (1.81%) SAN
9 4 (1.45%) MPLS
9 4 (1.45%) TACACS
9 4 (1.45%) VoIP
10 3 (1.09%) IP Telephony
10 3 (1.09%) TCP/IP
10 3 (1.09%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.26%) Crystal Reports
2 7 (2.54%) Oracle Database
3 5 (1.81%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (1.09%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (0.72%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.36%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (1.45%) ClearCase
1 4 (1.45%) PVCS
2 1 (0.36%) Moq
2 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.36%) ReSharper
2 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 62 (22.46%) Finance
2 26 (9.42%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.90%) Banking
3 8 (2.90%) Retail
4 3 (1.09%) Spanish Language
4 3 (1.09%) Legal
5 2 (0.72%) Publishing
5 2 (0.72%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.36%) International Banking
6 1 (0.36%) Marketing
6 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.36%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 100 (36.23%) Analyst
2 33 (11.96%) Service Analyst
3 31 (11.23%) 1st Line Support
3 31 (11.23%) Service Manager
3 31 (11.23%) Service Desk Analyst
4 30 (10.87%) Support Analyst
5 19 (6.88%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 14 (5.07%) Services Delivery Manager
6 14 (5.07%) Delivery Manager
7 12 (4.35%) Project Manager
7 12 (4.35%) Operations Manager
8 11 (3.99%) Help Desk Analyst
8 11 (3.99%) Transition Manager
8 11 (3.99%) Incident Manager
8 11 (3.99%) Consultant
9 10 (3.62%) Architect
9 10 (3.62%) Team Leader
10 9 (3.26%) Service Transition Manager
10 9 (3.26%) 2nd Line Support
10 9 (3.26%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.45%) .NET
2 2 (0.72%) Middleware
2 2 (0.72%) HTML
2 2 (0.72%) ASP.NET
2 2 (0.72%) HTML5
3 1 (0.36%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (0.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.36%) jQuery
3 1 (0.36%) LINQ
3 1 (0.36%) WCF
3 1 (0.36%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.36%) Ajax
3 1 (0.36%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (0.36%) CSS
3 1 (0.36%) Web Services
3 1 (0.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.52%) Blackberry
3 9 (3.26%) Management Information System
3 9 (3.26%) Mainframe
4 6 (2.17%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.09%) Open Source
5 3 (1.09%) CMDB
5 3 (1.09%) PMI
6 2 (0.72%) Thin Client
6 2 (0.72%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.72%) Fat Client
6 2 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.72%) User Experience
7 1 (0.36%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.36%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.36%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.36%) Clustering
7 1 (0.36%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.36%) DTV
7 1 (0.36%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 103 (37.32%) Windows
2 39 (14.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (13.41%) Windows 7
4 20 (7.25%) Windows XP
5 18 (6.52%) UNIX
6 13 (4.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (4.35%) Windows 8
8 9 (3.26%) Windows Vista
8 9 (3.26%) Linux
9 8 (2.90%) Android
10 7 (2.54%) Apple iOS
11 6 (2.17%) Windows Mobile
12 5 (1.81%) Windows 2000 Server
12 5 (1.81%) MVS
13 4 (1.45%) Windows NT
14 3 (1.09%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
16 1 (0.36%) CentOS
16 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.36%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (32.25%) Service Management
2 47 (17.03%) Service Delivery
3 37 (13.41%) PRINCE2
4 35 (12.68%) Problem Management
5 29 (10.51%) Incident Management
6 26 (9.42%) Project Management
6 26 (9.42%) ITIL V3
7 23 (8.33%) ITSM
8 19 (6.88%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (6.88%) Change Management
9 18 (6.52%) People Management
10 15 (5.43%) Configuration Management
11 12 (4.35%) Migration
11 12 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (3.62%) Risk Assessment
12 10 (3.62%) Operations Management
12 10 (3.62%) Root Cause Analysis
13 9 (3.26%) Fault Management
14 8 (2.90%) Risk Management
14 8 (2.90%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (6.16%) SQL
2 10 (3.62%) PowerShell
3 8 (2.90%) VB
4 4 (1.45%) C
4 4 (1.45%) Java
4 4 (1.45%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.09%) VBScript
6 2 (0.72%) C#
7 1 (0.36%) Ruby
7 1 (0.36%) VBA
Qualifications
1 108 (39.13%) Security Cleared
2 96 (34.78%) SC Cleared
3 37 (13.41%) DV Cleared
4 34 (12.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 27 (9.78%) MCSE
6 25 (9.06%) ITIL Certification
7 24 (8.70%) MCP
8 21 (7.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 13 (4.71%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (3.26%) CCNA
11 7 (2.54%) CCNP
11 7 (2.54%) ISEB
12 6 (2.17%) Degree
13 5 (1.81%) CCSA
14 4 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 4 (1.45%) CCSE
15 3 (1.09%) CTC Cleared
15 3 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 3 (1.09%) ISTQB
15 3 (1.09%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (17.75%) SLA
2 11 (3.99%) BS15000
3 4 (1.45%) P3O
4 2 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.72%) COBIT
4 2 (0.72%) QA
4 2 (0.72%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 41 (14.86%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.99%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.81%) Firmware
5 2 (0.72%) NLBS
5 2 (0.72%) Xen
5 2 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.72%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (0.72%) UAG
5 2 (0.72%) XenApp
6 1 (0.36%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.36%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 23 (8.33%) Backup Exec
2 22 (7.97%) OVSD
3 12 (4.35%) HP UCMDB
4 9 (3.26%) Tivoli
5 7 (2.54%) WhatsUp Gold
5 7 (2.54%) McAfee ePO
6 6 (2.17%) Cisco Prime
6 6 (2.17%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 3 (1.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (1.09%) CA Wily
8 2 (0.72%) MAINVIEW
8 2 (0.72%) Control-M
8 2 (0.72%) WSUS
9 1 (0.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.36%) SCCM
9 1 (0.36%) SCOM
9 1 (0.36%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 82 (29.71%) Microsoft
2 30 (10.87%) Citrix
3 24 (8.70%) HP
4 20 (7.25%) Cisco
5 15 (5.43%) Oracle
6 14 (5.07%) VMware
7 10 (3.62%) McAfee
8 8 (2.90%) CheckPoint
8 8 (2.90%) MobileIron
8 8 (2.90%) Lumension
9 7 (2.54%) Remedy
10 6 (2.17%) Sophos
11 5 (1.81%) Juniper
12 4 (1.45%) Symantec
12 4 (1.45%) Nokia
12 4 (1.45%) IBM
12 4 (1.45%) SAP
12 4 (1.45%) Blue Coat
12 4 (1.45%) IronPort
12 4 (1.45%) F5
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