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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 6 11 5
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing ITIL 175 106 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 13.42% 10.10% 15.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.61% 14.25% 21.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 41 34
Average daily rate
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£300 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £150 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 16 16
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -12.85%
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
994 744 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 76.23% 70.92% 72.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 402 274
Average daily rate £360 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 29 37
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £11.70 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 December 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 24 December 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 +2 149 £300 -16.66% 16
High Wycombe 0 8 £150 -45.45% 5
Iver - - - -
Marlow - - - -
Beaconsfield - - - -
Buckingham - - - -
Newport Pagnell - - - -
ITIL
South East

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 122 (41.92%) Security Cleared
2 114 (39.18%) Windows
3 110 (37.80%) SC Cleared
4 93 (31.96%) Microsoft
5 88 (30.24%) Service Management
6 74 (25.43%) MS Excel
7 59 (20.27%) SLA
8 54 (18.56%) Finance
9 53 (18.21%) Service Delivery
10 47 (16.15%) MS Exchange
11 45 (15.46%) Windows Server 2008
12 41 (14.09%) MS Office
13 38 (13.06%) Microsoft Certification
13 38 (13.06%) Windows 7
13 38 (13.06%) Incident Management
13 38 (13.06%) Analytical Skills
14 35 (12.03%) Change Management
15 34 (11.68%) Active Directory
15 34 (11.68%) PRINCE2
15 34 (11.68%) MCSE
15 34 (11.68%) DV Cleared
16 31 (10.65%) Exchange Server 2003
17 29 (9.97%) OVSD
17 29 (9.97%) Telecoms
18 28 (9.62%) MCP
19 27 (9.28%) Citrix
19 27 (9.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
20 26 (8.93%) VMware
20 26 (8.93%) Backup Exec
21 24 (8.25%) ITSM

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 47 (16.15%) MS Exchange
2 31 (10.65%) Exchange Server 2003
3 18 (6.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 16 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (5.15%) Lync
5 15 (5.15%) SharePoint
6 14 (4.81%) Exchange Server 2007
7 12 (4.12%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (1.72%) IIS
9 4 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (1.37%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (0.69%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.34%) CICS
11 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 74 (25.43%) MS Excel
2 41 (14.09%) MS Office
3 15 (5.15%) MS Visio
4 11 (3.78%) MS Project
5 6 (2.06%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.34%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.34%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.06%) Office 365
2 3 (1.03%) PaaS
3 2 (0.69%) IaaS
3 2 (0.69%) SaaS
4 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.34%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 23 (7.90%) WAN
2 22 (7.56%) LAN
3 17 (5.84%) Firewall
4 14 (4.81%) ATM
5 12 (4.12%) Internet
6 9 (3.09%) DHCP
6 9 (3.09%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (2.75%) DNS
8 7 (2.41%) GSM
8 7 (2.41%) UMTS
8 7 (2.41%) LTE
9 6 (2.06%) TACACS
10 4 (1.37%) VoIP
10 4 (1.37%) SAN
11 3 (1.03%) Intranet
11 3 (1.03%) VPN
11 3 (1.03%) MPLS
11 3 (1.03%) IP Telephony
12 2 (0.69%) 3G
12 2 (0.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (6.87%) Crystal Reports
2 10 (3.44%) Oracle Database
3 8 (2.75%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (2.06%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (2.06%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (1.72%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.34%) MS Access
6 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (2.06%) PVCS
1 6 (2.06%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.34%) ReSharper
2 1 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.34%) Moq
2 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio
General
1 54 (18.56%) Finance
2 29 (9.97%) Telecoms
3 11 (3.78%) Banking
4 8 (2.75%) Retail
5 3 (1.03%) Spanish Language
6 2 (0.69%) Retail Banking
6 2 (0.69%) Advertising
6 2 (0.69%) Publishing
7 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.34%) International Banking
7 1 (0.34%) Billing
Job Titles
1 118 (40.55%) Analyst
2 37 (12.71%) Support Analyst
2 37 (12.71%) 1st Line Support
3 34 (11.68%) Service Analyst
3 34 (11.68%) Service Desk Analyst
4 31 (10.65%) Service Manager
5 23 (7.90%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 17 (5.84%) Transition Manager
7 16 (5.50%) Delivery Manager
7 16 (5.50%) Services Delivery Manager
8 15 (5.15%) Team Leader
9 13 (4.47%) Change Analyst
10 12 (4.12%) Project Manager
10 12 (4.12%) Service Transition Manager
11 11 (3.78%) Infrastructure Team Leader
12 10 (3.44%) Business Analyst
13 9 (3.09%) Technical Specialist
14 8 (2.75%) Security Specialist
14 8 (2.75%) Network Analyst
14 8 (2.75%) Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.37%) .NET
2 2 (0.69%) ASP.NET
2 2 (0.69%) HTML5
2 2 (0.69%) Middleware
2 2 (0.69%) HTML
3 1 (0.34%) Ajax
3 1 (0.34%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (0.34%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.34%) WCF
3 1 (0.34%) LINQ
3 1 (0.34%) jQuery
3 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (0.34%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (0.34%) CSS
3 1 (0.34%) Web Services
3 1 (0.34%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (13.06%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (6.87%) Management Information System
3 17 (5.84%) Blackberry
4 14 (4.81%) Mainframe
5 6 (2.06%) Open Source
5 6 (2.06%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.37%) User Experience
6 4 (1.37%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.69%) Clustering
7 2 (0.69%) Statistics
7 2 (0.69%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.34%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.34%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.34%) CMDB
8 1 (0.34%) PKI
8 1 (0.34%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.34%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 114 (39.18%) Windows
2 45 (15.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (13.06%) Windows 7
4 20 (6.87%) Windows XP
5 19 (6.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (6.19%) UNIX
7 17 (5.84%) Linux
8 11 (3.78%) Windows 8
9 10 (3.44%) Windows Vista
9 10 (3.44%) Windows 2000 Server
10 8 (2.75%) Android
10 8 (2.75%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (2.41%) Apple iOS
12 6 (2.06%) Windows Mobile
12 6 (2.06%) MVS
13 4 (1.37%) Windows NT
14 2 (0.69%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.69%) HPUX
14 2 (0.69%) CentOS
14 2 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (30.24%) Service Management
2 53 (18.21%) Service Delivery
3 38 (13.06%) Incident Management
4 35 (12.03%) Change Management
5 34 (11.68%) PRINCE2
6 24 (8.25%) ITSM
6 24 (8.25%) Problem Management
7 23 (7.90%) ITIL V3
8 21 (7.22%) Project Management
9 18 (6.19%) People Management
10 16 (5.50%) Configuration Management
11 15 (5.15%) Risk Assessment
12 14 (4.81%) Risk Management
12 14 (4.81%) Disaster Recovery
13 13 (4.47%) Migration
13 13 (4.47%) Software Testing
13 13 (4.47%) Mentoring
13 13 (4.47%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (4.12%) Change Control
14 12 (4.12%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (6.53%) PowerShell
2 14 (4.81%) SQL
3 11 (3.78%) C
4 10 (3.44%) VB
5 4 (1.37%) VBA
6 3 (1.03%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.69%) C#
7 2 (0.69%) Java
8 1 (0.34%) VBScript
8 1 (0.34%) Bourne shell
8 1 (0.34%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.34%) C++
8 1 (0.34%) Perl
8 1 (0.34%) Ruby
8 1 (0.34%) Korn
Qualifications
1 122 (41.92%) Security Cleared
2 110 (37.80%) SC Cleared
3 38 (13.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 34 (11.68%) MCSE
4 34 (11.68%) DV Cleared
5 28 (9.62%) MCP
6 27 (9.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 18 (6.19%) ITIL Certification
8 16 (5.50%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (3.78%) CCNP
10 9 (3.09%) CCNA
11 7 (2.41%) Degree
11 7 (2.41%) CCSA
12 6 (2.06%) CCSE
12 6 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 5 (1.72%) ISEB
14 4 (1.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 4 (1.37%) Six Sigma Green Belt
15 2 (0.69%) ISTQB
15 2 (0.69%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (20.27%) SLA
2 11 (3.78%) BS15000
3 6 (2.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (1.72%) COBIT
4 5 (1.72%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.69%) QA
5 2 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (11.68%) Active Directory
2 24 (8.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (6.19%) Hyper-V
4 9 (3.09%) Firmware
5 4 (1.37%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.03%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (1.03%) XenApp
7 2 (0.69%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.69%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.69%) UAG
7 2 (0.69%) NFS
8 1 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.34%) Samba
Systems Management
1 29 (9.97%) OVSD
2 26 (8.93%) Backup Exec
3 17 (5.84%) Tivoli
4 14 (4.81%) McAfee ePO
5 13 (4.47%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 4 (1.37%) CA Wily
7 3 (1.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (0.69%) XenMobile
8 2 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.69%) MAINVIEW
8 2 (0.69%) Control-M
9 1 (0.34%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.34%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 1 (0.34%) SCCM
9 1 (0.34%) SCOM
9 1 (0.34%) YaST
9 1 (0.34%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (0.34%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 93 (31.96%) Microsoft
2 27 (9.28%) Citrix
3 26 (8.93%) VMware
4 23 (7.90%) McAfee
5 20 (6.87%) HP
6 18 (6.19%) Oracle
7 17 (5.84%) Cisco
8 16 (5.50%) Remedy
9 14 (4.81%) Lumension
10 12 (4.12%) Sophos
10 12 (4.12%) IBM
11 9 (3.09%) CheckPoint
12 8 (2.75%) Juniper
12 8 (2.75%) MobileIron
12 8 (2.75%) F5
13 7 (2.41%) Nokia
14 6 (2.06%) Blue Coat
15 5 (1.72%) Computacenter
16 4 (1.37%) IronPort
16 4 (1.37%) Symantec
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