The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 9 11 14
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing ITIL 96 149 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 11.76% 10.54% 9.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.63% 13.01% 12.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 99 47
Median daily rate £425 £410 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +41.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £283 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £500 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 13
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.33 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-13.44% +9.89%
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
656 1145 915
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 80.39% 81.03% 77.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 651 509
Median daily rate £425 £388 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +4.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 31 34
Median hourly rate £25.50 £24.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +65.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £9.49 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +1 82 £425 +6.18% 9
High Wycombe +2 2 £308 -38.50% 1
Aylesbury -4 1 £300 -9.43%
Amersham - 1 - -
ITIL
South East

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 74 (34.42%) Security Cleared
2 71 (33.02%) Finance
3 70 (32.56%) Service Management
4 68 (31.63%) SC Cleared
5 51 (23.72%) Microsoft
6 48 (22.33%) SLA
7 45 (20.93%) Service Delivery
8 42 (19.53%) Windows
9 41 (19.07%) MS Office
10 40 (18.60%) ITIL Certification
11 38 (17.67%) PRINCE2
12 37 (17.21%) Project Management
13 33 (15.35%) Linux
13 33 (15.35%) ITIL V3
13 33 (15.35%) Service Design
14 32 (14.88%) DV Cleared
15 31 (14.42%) HP
16 28 (13.02%) Java
17 27 (12.56%) SQL
18 26 (12.09%) MS Excel
18 26 (12.09%) ITSM
19 25 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
19 25 (11.63%) Active Directory
20 22 (10.23%) Management Information System
21 21 (9.77%) Change Management
22 20 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
23 19 (8.84%) Problem Management
23 19 (8.84%) Incident Management
24 18 (8.37%) Agile Software Development
24 18 (8.37%) Tomcat

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (8.37%) Tomcat
2 5 (2.33%) Apache
2 5 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (1.86%) Apache Pig
3 4 (1.86%) Apache Spark
3 4 (1.86%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.40%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.40%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.93%) CMS
6 1 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.47%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 41 (19.07%) MS Office
2 26 (12.09%) MS Excel
3 8 (3.72%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (2.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.93%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.72%) Office 365
2 3 (1.40%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.19%) Firewall
2 8 (3.72%) iSCSI
3 7 (3.26%) LAN
3 7 (3.26%) WAN
4 5 (2.33%) SAN
4 5 (2.33%) VoIP
4 5 (2.33%) VPN
4 5 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (1.86%) DMZ
5 4 (1.86%) NAS
5 4 (1.86%) WLAN
6 3 (1.40%) ADSL
6 3 (1.40%) MPLS
7 2 (0.93%) Network Security
7 2 (0.93%) PBX
7 2 (0.93%) Radio Access Network
7 2 (0.93%) VLAN
8 1 (0.47%) LDAP
8 1 (0.47%) Skype
8 1 (0.47%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.19%) Oracle Database
2 6 (2.79%) Big Data
2 6 (2.79%) SAP BI
3 4 (1.86%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (1.86%) Apache Hive
3 4 (1.86%) DataStax
3 4 (1.86%) DB2
3 4 (1.86%) Hadoop
3 4 (1.86%) HBase
3 4 (1.86%) NoSQL
3 4 (1.86%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.93%) PowerCenter
5 1 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (4.19%) Log4j
General
1 71 (33.02%) Finance
2 13 (6.05%) Retail
2 13 (6.05%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.72%) Banking
4 7 (3.26%) German Language
5 6 (2.79%) Automotive
5 6 (2.79%) Legal
6 4 (1.86%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.40%) Electronics
7 3 (1.40%) Marketing
8 2 (0.93%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.47%) Billing
9 1 (0.47%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 65 (30.23%) Analyst
2 28 (13.02%) Support Analyst
3 26 (12.09%) Architect
4 24 (11.16%) Service Manager
5 21 (9.77%) Applications Support
6 18 (8.37%) Applications Support Analyst
7 17 (7.91%) Service Analyst
8 13 (6.05%) IT Manager
8 13 (6.05%) Project Manager
8 13 (6.05%) Service Architect
8 13 (6.05%) Service Desk Analyst
8 13 (6.05%) Services Delivery Manager
9 11 (5.12%) Delivery Manager
10 9 (4.19%) Head of Strategy
11 8 (3.72%) Head of Information
11 8 (3.72%) Head of Information Systems
12 7 (3.26%) ITIL Manager
12 7 (3.26%) SC Cleared Project Manager
12 7 (3.26%) Solutions Architect
13 6 (2.79%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.51%) J2SE
2 13 (6.05%) XML
3 9 (4.19%) XML Schema
3 9 (4.19%) XSLT
4 5 (2.33%) J2EE
5 3 (1.40%) CSS
5 3 (1.40%) HTML
6 2 (0.93%) Web Services
7 1 (0.47%) CSS3
7 1 (0.47%) HTML5
7 1 (0.47%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (0.47%) Middleware
7 1 (0.47%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.23%) Management Information System
2 20 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.26%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.26%) Smartphone
4 6 (2.79%) Blackberry
5 5 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.40%) Clustering
6 3 (1.40%) CMDB
6 3 (1.40%) iPad
6 3 (1.40%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.40%) Replication
7 2 (0.93%) IVR
7 2 (0.93%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (0.93%) PMI
8 1 (0.47%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (0.47%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.47%) iPhone
8 1 (0.47%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.47%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 42 (19.53%) Windows
2 33 (15.35%) Linux
3 18 (8.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (4.19%) Windows Server
5 8 (3.72%) CentOS
5 8 (3.72%) Unix
6 7 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (3.26%) Windows XP
7 6 (2.79%) Windows 10
8 5 (2.33%) Windows 7
8 5 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (1.86%) Data ONTAP
9 4 (1.86%) Ubuntu
9 4 (1.86%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.93%) MVS
10 2 (0.93%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.47%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.47%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.47%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (32.56%) Service Management
2 45 (20.93%) Service Delivery
3 38 (17.67%) PRINCE2
4 37 (17.21%) Project Management
5 33 (15.35%) ITIL V3
5 33 (15.35%) Service Design
6 26 (12.09%) ITSM
7 25 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 21 (9.77%) Change Management
9 19 (8.84%) Incident Management
9 19 (8.84%) Problem Management
10 18 (8.37%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (6.98%) TOGAF
12 12 (5.58%) CRM
13 11 (5.12%) Virtual Environments
14 10 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (4.65%) Coaching
14 10 (4.65%) Configuration Management
14 10 (4.65%) Supplier Management
15 9 (4.19%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (13.02%) Java
2 27 (12.56%) SQL
3 12 (5.58%) Bash Shell
3 12 (5.58%) Python
4 4 (1.86%) Ruby
5 3 (1.40%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.93%) PHP
6 2 (0.93%) VB
7 1 (0.47%) C
7 1 (0.47%) C#
7 1 (0.47%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.47%) Perl
Qualifications
1 74 (34.42%) Security Cleared
2 68 (31.63%) SC Cleared
3 40 (18.60%) ITIL Certification
4 32 (14.88%) DV Cleared
5 14 (6.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 11 (5.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 9 (4.19%) Degree
8 8 (3.72%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (1.86%) CCNA
9 4 (1.86%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (1.86%) ISTQB
9 4 (1.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (1.40%) MCSE
10 3 (1.40%) PMI Certification
10 3 (1.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.93%) APMP
11 2 (0.93%) CITP
11 2 (0.93%) ISEB
11 2 (0.93%) MBA
11 2 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (22.33%) SLA
2 9 (4.19%) COBIT
3 8 (3.72%) QA
4 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (11.63%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (5.12%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (3.72%) NFS
5 5 (2.33%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.86%) HDFS
6 4 (1.86%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (1.86%) vSphere
7 3 (1.40%) BitLocker
7 3 (1.40%) vCloud
7 3 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.40%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (4.65%) SCOM
2 9 (4.19%) OVSD
3 4 (1.86%) Hadoop YARN
4 3 (1.40%) SCCM
4 3 (1.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (1.40%) vMotion
5 2 (0.93%) CA Wily
5 2 (0.93%) Control-M
5 2 (0.93%) HP UCMDB
5 2 (0.93%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.93%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.47%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.47%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.47%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.47%) OpenView
6 1 (0.47%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 51 (23.72%) Microsoft
2 31 (14.42%) HP
3 15 (6.98%) SAP
4 12 (5.58%) Oracle
4 12 (5.58%) VMware
5 9 (4.19%) Cisco
5 9 (4.19%) Citrix
5 9 (4.19%) IBM
5 9 (4.19%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.33%) NetApp
6 5 (2.33%) Remedy
6 5 (2.33%) ServiceNow
7 4 (1.86%) Cloudera
8 3 (1.40%) Altiris
8 3 (1.40%) Bloomberg
8 3 (1.40%) Reuters
8 3 (1.40%) Veeam
9 2 (0.93%) BMC
9 2 (0.93%) CA
9 2 (0.93%) Intel Security
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