The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Buckinghamshire region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 12 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 119 96 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.27% 9.56% 9.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.41% 13.26% 14.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 32 47
Average daily rate
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£350 £294 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.14% -9.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £211 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 13 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -43.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £12.50 £22.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £22.50 £24.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.83 £18.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-14.41% +19.35%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
959 724 644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 74.69% 72.11% 67.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 570 384 308
Average daily rate £365 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £258 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £474 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 28 25
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.60 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
ITIL
South East

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 23 July 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
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 23 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -3 98 £350 +21.73% 12
High Wycombe -2 6 £350 +43.58% 1
Marlow - - - -
Amersham - - - -
Aylesbury - - - -
Beaconsfield - - - - 1
ITIL
South East

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 94 (41.59%) Security Cleared
2 80 (35.40%) SC Cleared
3 77 (34.07%) Windows
4 68 (30.09%) Microsoft
5 65 (28.76%) Service Management
6 63 (27.88%) Finance
7 50 (22.12%) DV Cleared
8 48 (21.24%) Active Directory
9 40 (17.70%) MS Exchange
10 38 (16.81%) Windows Server 2008
11 35 (15.49%) MS Excel
11 35 (15.49%) MS Office
12 33 (14.60%) SQL
13 32 (14.16%) PRINCE2
13 32 (14.16%) Problem Management
14 31 (13.72%) SharePoint
15 30 (13.27%) HP
16 29 (12.83%) Service Delivery
17 28 (12.39%) Citrix
18 24 (10.62%) Microsoft Certification
18 24 (10.62%) Project Management
19 21 (9.29%) SLA
19 21 (9.29%) ITIL V3
20 20 (8.85%) ITIL Certification
20 20 (8.85%) Windows XP
20 20 (8.85%) MCSE
20 20 (8.85%) ITSM
21 19 (8.41%) Windows 7
22 18 (7.96%) Lync
22 18 (7.96%) Backup Exec

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 40 (17.70%) MS Exchange
2 31 (13.72%) SharePoint
3 18 (7.96%) Lync
4 17 (7.52%) Exchange Server 2003
5 16 (7.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 15 (6.64%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (4.87%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (3.10%) CMS
10 5 (2.21%) Tomcat
11 4 (1.77%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2000
13 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.44%) CICS
13 1 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 35 (15.49%) MS Office
1 35 (15.49%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.08%) MS Project
3 6 (2.65%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Staffware
1 1 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.44%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.10%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.54%) WAN
2 7 (3.10%) LAN
3 6 (2.65%) SNMP
3 6 (2.65%) SAN
4 5 (2.21%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.21%) MPLS
4 5 (2.21%) Firewall
4 5 (2.21%) Network Security
5 4 (1.77%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (1.77%) DNS
5 4 (1.77%) DHCP
6 3 (1.33%) PBX
6 3 (1.33%) VLAN
7 2 (0.88%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (0.88%) DSL
7 2 (0.88%) H.323
7 2 (0.88%) iSCSI
7 2 (0.88%) BIG-IP
7 2 (0.88%) VoIP
7 2 (0.88%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (0.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database
General
1 63 (27.88%) Finance
2 10 (4.42%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.10%) Retail
4 6 (2.65%) Marketing
5 5 (2.21%) Banking
6 4 (1.77%) Legal
7 3 (1.33%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.88%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.88%) Publishing
8 2 (0.88%) Automotive
9 1 (0.44%) Electronics
9 1 (0.44%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.44%) International Banking
9 1 (0.44%) French Language
9 1 (0.44%) German Language
9 1 (0.44%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 74 (32.74%) Analyst
2 22 (9.73%) Support Analyst
2 22 (9.73%) Service Analyst
3 20 (8.85%) Service Desk Analyst
4 18 (7.96%) Service Manager
4 18 (7.96%) 1st Line Support
5 17 (7.52%) Help Desk Support
6 15 (6.64%) Help Desk Analyst
7 13 (5.75%) Project Manager
8 12 (5.31%) Architect
9 11 (4.87%) Consultant
9 11 (4.87%) 2nd Line Support
9 11 (4.87%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 10 (4.42%) Coordinator
11 9 (3.98%) Developer
12 8 (3.54%) Incident Manager
12 8 (3.54%) Delivery Manager
13 7 (3.10%) ServiceNow Developer
13 7 (3.10%) Services Delivery Manager
14 6 (2.65%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.98%) HTML
2 7 (3.10%) CSS
2 7 (3.10%) Web Services
2 7 (3.10%) XML
3 3 (1.33%) .NET
4 2 (0.88%) Middleware
4 2 (0.88%) HTML5
4 2 (0.88%) Servlets
5 1 (0.44%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.96%) Blackberry
2 10 (4.42%) CMDB
3 5 (2.21%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.77%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (1.33%) PMI
6 2 (0.88%) Thin Client
6 2 (0.88%) Fat Client
6 2 (0.88%) IVR
7 1 (0.44%) PDA
7 1 (0.44%) CCTV
7 1 (0.44%) Telematics
7 1 (0.44%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.44%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.44%) EPoS
7 1 (0.44%) DTV
7 1 (0.44%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.44%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.44%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 77 (34.07%) Windows
2 38 (16.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (8.85%) Windows XP
4 19 (8.41%) Windows 7
5 17 (7.52%) UNIX
6 16 (7.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (5.75%) Linux
8 8 (3.54%) Android
9 6 (2.65%) Apple iOS
9 6 (2.65%) Windows Mobile
10 5 (2.21%) Windows 2000
11 3 (1.33%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.44%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.44%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.44%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.44%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (28.76%) Service Management
2 32 (14.16%) PRINCE2
2 32 (14.16%) Problem Management
3 29 (12.83%) Service Delivery
4 24 (10.62%) Project Management
5 21 (9.29%) ITIL V3
6 20 (8.85%) ITSM
7 18 (7.96%) Migration
8 17 (7.52%) Incident Management
9 15 (6.64%) Change Management
10 14 (6.19%) PRINCE
11 13 (5.75%) CRM
12 12 (5.31%) Configuration Management
12 12 (5.31%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (4.87%) Knowledge Management
14 8 (3.54%) Workflow
14 8 (3.54%) Programme Management
15 7 (3.10%) Content Management
15 7 (3.10%) Operations Management
15 7 (3.10%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 33 (14.60%) SQL
2 17 (7.52%) PowerShell
3 14 (6.19%) Java
4 11 (4.87%) VBScript
5 8 (3.54%) VB
6 5 (2.21%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.44%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 94 (41.59%) Security Cleared
2 80 (35.40%) SC Cleared
3 50 (22.12%) DV Cleared
4 24 (10.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (8.85%) MCSE
5 20 (8.85%) ITIL Certification
6 17 (7.52%) MCP
7 9 (3.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 8 (3.54%) ISEB
9 5 (2.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (1.77%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (1.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (1.77%) MCSA
10 4 (1.77%) CCNA
10 4 (1.77%) CTC Cleared
10 4 (1.77%) PMI Certification
10 4 (1.77%) CISA
11 3 (1.33%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.88%) Degree
12 2 (0.88%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.29%) SLA
2 10 (4.42%) BS15000
3 5 (2.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (2.21%) COBIT
4 4 (1.77%) P3O
5 1 (0.44%) QA
5 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 48 (21.24%) Active Directory
2 16 (7.08%) Hyper-V
3 12 (5.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.88%) DFS Replication
4 2 (0.88%) Xen
4 2 (0.88%) NLBS
5 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.44%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (7.96%) Backup Exec
2 11 (4.87%) OVSD
2 11 (4.87%) HP UCMDB
3 8 (3.54%) McAfee ePO
4 7 (3.10%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 7 (3.10%) WhatsUp Gold
5 6 (2.65%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.88%) WSUS
7 2 (0.88%) SCCM
8 1 (0.44%) OpenView
8 1 (0.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (0.44%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.44%) MAINVIEW
8 1 (0.44%) Control-M
8 1 (0.44%) Dollar Universe
8 1 (0.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 68 (30.09%) Microsoft
2 30 (13.27%) HP
3 28 (12.39%) Citrix
4 17 (7.52%) VMware
5 15 (6.64%) Cisco
6 12 (5.31%) MobileIron
7 11 (4.87%) Remedy
8 10 (4.42%) ServiceNow
8 10 (4.42%) Lumension
9 9 (3.98%) McAfee
9 9 (3.98%) Sophos
10 8 (3.54%) Symantec
10 8 (3.54%) BMC
10 8 (3.54%) CA
11 7 (3.10%) Oracle
12 6 (2.65%) RightFax
12 6 (2.65%) IronPort
13 4 (1.77%) SAP
14 3 (1.33%) CheckPoint
14 3 (1.33%) Veeam
Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £16.00 - £16.28 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
HFG
Rate: £31000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago