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 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 7 13 9
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Contract jobs citing ITIL 155 117 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 12.30% 11.50% 10.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.35% 16.05% 14.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 37 28
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.06% +24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £116 £144 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £460 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £323
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +2.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 21 14
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £13.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £62.50 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -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
948 729 654
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 75.24% 71.68% 72.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 559 375 318
Average daily rate £360 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 35 55
Average hourly rate £15.00 £22.88 £15.83
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.42% +44.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.48 £13.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.85 £63.55 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

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 24 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 24 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 24 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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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 +5 126 £280 +60.00% 23
High Wycombe - 8 £100 - 7
Aylesbury +4 2 - -
Amersham 0 2 - -
Marlow - 1 - - 3
Iver - - - - 1
Beaconsfield - - - -
Buckingham - - - - 1
Chesham - - - -
ITIL
South East

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 107 (39.05%) Security Cleared
2 103 (37.59%) Windows
3 95 (34.67%) SC Cleared
4 86 (31.39%) Service Management
5 81 (29.56%) Microsoft
6 66 (24.09%) Finance
7 48 (17.52%) SLA
7 48 (17.52%) MS Excel
8 46 (16.79%) Service Delivery
9 42 (15.33%) MS Exchange
10 41 (14.96%) Active Directory
11 37 (13.50%) DV Cleared
11 37 (13.50%) Windows Server 2008
12 36 (13.14%) Windows 7
13 35 (12.77%) PRINCE2
14 34 (12.41%) Microsoft Certification
15 33 (12.04%) MS Office
15 33 (12.04%) Problem Management
16 29 (10.58%) Citrix
16 29 (10.58%) Incident Management
16 29 (10.58%) Analytical Skills
17 28 (10.22%) Exchange Server 2003
18 27 (9.85%) MCSE
19 26 (9.49%) ITIL V3
20 24 (8.76%) MCP
20 24 (8.76%) HP
20 24 (8.76%) ITIL Certification
20 24 (8.76%) Project Management
20 24 (8.76%) Telecoms
21 23 (8.39%) Backup Exec

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 42 (15.33%) MS Exchange
2 28 (10.22%) Exchange Server 2003
3 23 (8.39%) SharePoint
4 16 (5.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 13 (4.74%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (4.01%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (4.01%) Lync
7 7 (2.55%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.46%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (0.73%) IIS
10 1 (0.36%) CICS
10 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 48 (17.52%) MS Excel
2 33 (12.04%) MS Office
3 15 (5.47%) MS Project
4 10 (3.65%) MS Visio
5 6 (2.19%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.36%) Staffware
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.19%) Office 365
2 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.20%) WAN
2 16 (5.84%) LAN
3 13 (4.74%) Firewall
4 9 (3.28%) Internet
5 8 (2.92%) ATM
6 6 (2.19%) DHCP
6 6 (2.19%) SNMP
6 6 (2.19%) Network Security
7 5 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (1.82%) LTE
7 5 (1.82%) DNS
7 5 (1.82%) SAN
7 5 (1.82%) GSM
7 5 (1.82%) UMTS
8 4 (1.46%) VoIP
8 4 (1.46%) MPLS
8 4 (1.46%) TACACS
9 3 (1.09%) IP Telephony
9 3 (1.09%) DSL
9 3 (1.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.28%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (1.82%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (0.73%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.36%) MS Access
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (1.46%) PVCS
1 4 (1.46%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.36%) ReSharper
2 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.36%) Moq
2 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 66 (24.09%) Finance
2 24 (8.76%) Telecoms
3 8 (2.92%) Banking
3 8 (2.92%) Retail
4 3 (1.09%) Legal
4 3 (1.09%) Spanish Language
5 2 (0.73%) Publishing
5 2 (0.73%) 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 99 (36.13%) Analyst
2 33 (12.04%) 1st Line Support
3 32 (11.68%) Support Analyst
4 31 (11.31%) Service Manager
5 30 (10.95%) Service Analyst
6 29 (10.58%) Service Desk Analyst
7 21 (7.66%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 14 (5.11%) Delivery Manager
8 14 (5.11%) Services Delivery Manager
8 14 (5.11%) Help Desk Analyst
9 12 (4.38%) Project Manager
10 11 (4.01%) Consultant
10 11 (4.01%) Help Desk Support
10 11 (4.01%) Operations Manager
10 11 (4.01%) Transition Manager
10 11 (4.01%) Incident Manager
11 10 (3.65%) Team Leader
11 10 (3.65%) Architect
12 9 (3.28%) Service Transition Manager
13 8 (2.92%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.46%) .NET
2 2 (0.73%) ASP.NET
2 2 (0.73%) HTML5
2 2 (0.73%) Middleware
2 2 (0.73%) HTML
3 1 (0.36%) Ajax
3 1 (0.36%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (0.36%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.36%) WCF
3 1 (0.36%) LINQ
3 1 (0.36%) jQuery
3 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (0.36%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (0.36%) CSS
3 1 (0.36%) Web Services
3 1 (0.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.58%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (6.20%) Blackberry
3 9 (3.28%) Mainframe
4 8 (2.92%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.19%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.09%) CMDB
6 3 (1.09%) Open Source
6 3 (1.09%) PMI
7 2 (0.73%) Thin Client
7 2 (0.73%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.73%) User Experience
7 2 (0.73%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.36%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.36%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.36%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.36%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.36%) EPoS
8 1 (0.36%) Clustering
8 1 (0.36%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 103 (37.59%) Windows
2 37 (13.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (13.14%) Windows 7
4 19 (6.93%) Windows XP
5 18 (6.57%) UNIX
6 12 (4.38%) Windows 8
7 11 (4.01%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (3.28%) Windows Vista
8 9 (3.28%) Linux
9 8 (2.92%) Android
10 7 (2.55%) Apple iOS
11 6 (2.19%) Windows Mobile
12 5 (1.82%) MVS
13 4 (1.46%) Windows NT
14 3 (1.09%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.73%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
16 1 (0.36%) HPUX
16 1 (0.36%) CentOS
16 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (31.39%) Service Management
2 46 (16.79%) Service Delivery
3 35 (12.77%) PRINCE2
4 33 (12.04%) Problem Management
5 29 (10.58%) Incident Management
6 26 (9.49%) ITIL V3
7 24 (8.76%) Project Management
8 21 (7.66%) ITSM
9 19 (6.93%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (6.93%) Change Management
10 17 (6.20%) People Management
11 15 (5.47%) Configuration Management
12 12 (4.38%) Migration
13 10 (3.65%) Risk Assessment
13 10 (3.65%) Operations Management
13 10 (3.65%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (3.65%) Root Cause Analysis
14 9 (3.28%) Stakeholder Management
15 8 (2.92%) Risk Management
15 8 (2.92%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (6.20%) SQL
2 10 (3.65%) PowerShell
3 8 (2.92%) VB
4 4 (1.46%) Java
4 4 (1.46%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.09%) C
5 3 (1.09%) VBScript
6 2 (0.73%) C#
7 1 (0.36%) VBA
7 1 (0.36%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 107 (39.05%) Security Cleared
2 95 (34.67%) SC Cleared
3 37 (13.50%) DV Cleared
4 34 (12.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 27 (9.85%) MCSE
6 24 (8.76%) MCP
6 24 (8.76%) ITIL Certification
7 20 (7.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 13 (4.74%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (3.28%) CCNA
10 8 (2.92%) ISEB
11 7 (2.55%) CCNP
12 6 (2.19%) Degree
13 5 (1.82%) CCSA
14 4 (1.46%) CCSE
14 4 (1.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 3 (1.09%) PMI Certification
15 3 (1.09%) MCSA
15 3 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 3 (1.09%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (17.52%) SLA
2 11 (4.01%) BS15000
3 4 (1.46%) P3O
4 2 (0.73%) COBIT
4 2 (0.73%) QA
4 2 (0.73%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 41 (14.96%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.01%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.82%) Firmware
5 2 (0.73%) Xen
5 2 (0.73%) NLBS
5 2 (0.73%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.73%) XenApp
5 2 (0.73%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (0.73%) UAG
6 1 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.36%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.36%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 23 (8.39%) Backup Exec
2 22 (8.03%) OVSD
3 12 (4.38%) HP UCMDB
4 9 (3.28%) Tivoli
5 7 (2.55%) WhatsUp Gold
5 7 (2.55%) McAfee ePO
6 6 (2.19%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 6 (2.19%) Cisco Prime
7 3 (1.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (1.09%) CA Wily
8 2 (0.73%) MAINVIEW
8 2 (0.73%) Control-M
8 2 (0.73%) WSUS
9 1 (0.36%) SCCM
9 1 (0.36%) SCOM
9 1 (0.36%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 81 (29.56%) Microsoft
2 29 (10.58%) Citrix
3 24 (8.76%) HP
4 20 (7.30%) Cisco
5 14 (5.11%) VMware
6 13 (4.74%) Oracle
7 10 (3.65%) McAfee
8 8 (2.92%) Lumension
8 8 (2.92%) MobileIron
8 8 (2.92%) CheckPoint
9 7 (2.55%) Remedy
10 6 (2.19%) Sophos
11 5 (1.82%) Juniper
12 4 (1.46%) IBM
12 4 (1.46%) Symantec
12 4 (1.46%) Nokia
12 4 (1.46%) SAP
12 4 (1.46%) Blue Coat
12 4 (1.46%) F5
12 4 (1.46%) IronPort
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