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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 8 13 7
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing ITIL 152 117 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 12.70% 9.33% 12.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.12% 12.47% 17.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 46 50
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£338 £343 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.45% +16.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £214 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £489
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 7
Average hourly rate £25.00 £12.50 £19.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -35.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £15.21 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
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
943 938 583
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 78.78% 74.80% 71.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 561 345
Average daily rate £370 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £244 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 36 21
Average hourly rate £31.25 £20.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.43% +13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £27.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +2 89 £318 -9.28% 14
High Wycombe +8 17 £394 +57.50% 6
Aylesbury +2 4 £200 -
Gerrards Cross - 1 - -
Newport Pagnell - 1 - -
ITIL
South East

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 139 (48.10%) Security Cleared
2 127 (43.94%) SC Cleared
3 106 (36.68%) Service Management
4 102 (35.29%) Microsoft
5 85 (29.41%) MS Office
6 84 (29.07%) MS Excel
7 80 (27.68%) HP
8 76 (26.30%) Windows
9 56 (19.38%) SLA
10 55 (19.03%) DV Cleared
11 53 (18.34%) ITSM
12 52 (17.99%) Finance
13 50 (17.30%) SQL
14 43 (14.88%) Change Management
15 42 (14.53%) PRINCE2
16 41 (14.19%) Incident Management
17 39 (13.49%) CMDB
17 39 (13.49%) OVSD
18 38 (13.15%) Analytical Skills
19 36 (12.46%) VMware
19 36 (12.46%) Project Management
20 35 (12.11%) Active Directory
20 35 (12.11%) Service Delivery
20 35 (12.11%) VMware Infrastructure
21 31 (10.73%) Cisco
22 30 (10.38%) ITIL V3
23 29 (10.03%) BMC
24 28 (9.69%) Management Information System
24 28 (9.69%) Data Analysis
24 28 (9.69%) Hyper-V

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 22 (7.61%) CMS
2 18 (6.23%) SharePoint
3 13 (4.50%) MS Exchange
4 8 (2.77%) Lync
5 7 (2.42%) IIS
6 6 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (1.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (1.38%) Apache
7 4 (1.38%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.69%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 85 (29.41%) MS Office
2 84 (29.07%) MS Excel
3 27 (9.34%) MS Visio
4 21 (7.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (5.19%) MS Project
6 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (4.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.69%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.69%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.08%) PaaS
2 3 (1.04%) Office 365
2 3 (1.04%) IaaS
2 3 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.61%) LAN
1 22 (7.61%) WAN
2 20 (6.92%) Internet
3 12 (4.15%) Firewall
4 11 (3.81%) ATM
4 11 (3.81%) DNS
5 9 (3.11%) VPN
6 7 (2.42%) SAN
6 7 (2.42%) Wireless
7 6 (2.08%) DHCP
8 5 (1.73%) Ethernet
8 5 (1.73%) ADSL
8 5 (1.73%) IP Telephony
8 5 (1.73%) 3G
8 5 (1.73%) MPLS
8 5 (1.73%) NetScaler
9 4 (1.38%) Structured Cabling
9 4 (1.38%) Wireshark
9 4 (1.38%) 4G
9 4 (1.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.38%) MySQL
2 4 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (1.38%) Hadoop
3 2 (0.69%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (0.69%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (0.69%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (0.69%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.35%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.35%) SAP BI
4 1 (0.35%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Yeoman
General
1 52 (17.99%) Finance
2 19 (6.57%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.11%) Banking
4 7 (2.42%) Retail
5 3 (1.04%) Billing
5 3 (1.04%) Marketing
6 2 (0.69%) Advertising
6 2 (0.69%) Games
6 2 (0.69%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.69%) Legal
7 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.35%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 68 (23.53%) Analyst
2 33 (11.42%) Service Manager
3 27 (9.34%) Incident Manager
4 26 (9.00%) Consultant
5 21 (7.27%) Developer
6 20 (6.92%) ServiceNow Developer
7 19 (6.57%) Project Manager
7 19 (6.57%) Support Analyst
8 13 (4.50%) Technical Specialist
9 12 (4.15%) Delivery Manager
10 11 (3.81%) Services Delivery Manager
11 10 (3.46%) Architect
12 9 (3.11%) Service Analyst
12 9 (3.11%) Administrator
12 9 (3.11%) Network Analyst
13 8 (2.77%) Service Desk Analyst
13 8 (2.77%) 3rd Line Support
14 7 (2.42%) Technical Analyst
14 7 (2.42%) Citrix Consultant
14 7 (2.42%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (7.96%) XML
2 22 (7.61%) HTML
2 22 (7.61%) CSS
3 20 (6.92%) Web Services
4 1 (0.35%) .NET
4 1 (0.35%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 39 (13.49%) CMDB
2 38 (13.15%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (9.69%) Management Information System
4 23 (7.96%) Data Centre
5 8 (2.77%) Blackberry
6 7 (2.42%) Economics
6 7 (2.42%) User Experience
7 5 (1.73%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.73%) e-Health
7 5 (1.73%) Clustering
8 4 (1.38%) NHS
9 3 (1.04%) PMI
10 2 (0.69%) Chip and PIN
10 2 (0.69%) Statistics
10 2 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.35%) FMCG
11 1 (0.35%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.35%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.35%) PDA
11 1 (0.35%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 76 (26.30%) Windows
2 23 (7.96%) Windows 7
3 22 (7.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (5.19%) Windows XP
5 13 (4.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (3.81%) Linux
7 9 (3.11%) UNIX
7 9 (3.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.38%) Solaris
8 4 (1.38%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.38%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (1.38%) CentOS
9 3 (1.04%) AIX
10 2 (0.69%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.35%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.35%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.35%) Android
11 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.35%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (36.68%) Service Management
2 53 (18.34%) ITSM
3 43 (14.88%) Change Management
4 42 (14.53%) PRINCE2
5 41 (14.19%) Incident Management
6 36 (12.46%) Project Management
7 35 (12.11%) Service Delivery
8 30 (10.38%) ITIL V3
9 28 (9.69%) Data Analysis
10 22 (7.61%) Change Control
11 21 (7.27%) Matrix Management
11 21 (7.27%) Unit Testing
12 19 (6.57%) Problem Management
12 19 (6.57%) Workflow
13 18 (6.23%) Content Management
14 17 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
14 17 (5.88%) Knowledge Management
15 14 (4.84%) CRM
16 13 (4.50%) Configuration Management
16 13 (4.50%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (17.30%) SQL
2 22 (7.61%) Java
3 21 (7.27%) PowerShell
4 10 (3.46%) VB
5 5 (1.73%) Python
6 4 (1.38%) Shell Script
6 4 (1.38%) Perl
6 4 (1.38%) T-SQL
6 4 (1.38%) C
7 2 (0.69%) VBA
8 1 (0.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 139 (48.10%) Security Cleared
2 127 (43.94%) SC Cleared
3 55 (19.03%) DV Cleared
4 16 (5.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 15 (5.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 14 (4.84%) ITIL Certification
7 12 (4.15%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (3.81%) APMP
9 10 (3.46%) Degree
9 10 (3.46%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (3.46%) MCSE
9 10 (3.46%) CCNA
10 7 (2.42%) CCNP
11 6 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (1.73%) MCP
13 4 (1.38%) HNC
13 4 (1.38%) HND
13 4 (1.38%) PMP
13 4 (1.38%) PMI Certification
14 2 (0.69%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (19.38%) SLA
2 9 (3.11%) COBIT
3 7 (2.42%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.73%) QA
5 4 (1.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (1.04%) ISO 9001
6 3 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.35%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.35%) BS15000
7 1 (0.35%) TickIT
7 1 (0.35%) COSO
System Software
1 35 (12.11%) Active Directory
1 35 (12.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (9.69%) Hyper-V
3 12 (4.15%) XenApp
3 12 (4.15%) XenDesktop
4 8 (2.77%) vSphere
5 4 (1.38%) HDFS
5 4 (1.38%) BitLocker
5 4 (1.38%) NFS
6 2 (0.69%) UAG
6 2 (0.69%) Firmware
7 1 (0.35%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 39 (13.49%) OVSD
2 19 (6.57%) OpenView
3 15 (5.19%) SCCM
4 11 (3.81%) SCOM
5 10 (3.46%) Tivoli
5 10 (3.46%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 10 (3.46%) Backup Exec
6 8 (2.77%) AirWatch
6 8 (2.77%) SCOrch
7 7 (2.42%) XenMobile
8 6 (2.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 5 (1.73%) CA Spectrum
10 4 (1.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 4 (1.38%) Zenoss
10 4 (1.38%) WhatsUp Gold
10 4 (1.38%) McAfee ePO
10 4 (1.38%) Nagios
10 4 (1.38%) Cisco Prime
11 3 (1.04%) SCVMM
11 3 (1.04%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 102 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 80 (27.68%) HP
3 36 (12.46%) VMware
4 31 (10.73%) Cisco
5 29 (10.03%) BMC
6 27 (9.34%) CA
7 23 (7.96%) Citrix
8 22 (7.61%) ServiceNow
9 16 (5.54%) NetApp
10 10 (3.46%) Oracle
10 10 (3.46%) Remedy
11 6 (2.08%) McAfee
11 6 (2.08%) NetScout
11 6 (2.08%) F5
11 6 (2.08%) Lumension
12 5 (1.73%) Symantec
12 5 (1.73%) AppSense
12 5 (1.73%) IBM
13 4 (1.38%) SAP
13 4 (1.38%) Dell
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