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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 11 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 151 116 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 11.01% 9.72% 9.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.98% 13.09% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 49 26
Average daily rate
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£378 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.15% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £113 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £430 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 15
Average hourly rate £15.57 £12.50 £13.82
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.56% -9.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.11 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.03 £17.50 £44.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.32 £15.77 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -9.88%
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
1080 886 827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 78.72% 74.20% 76.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 609 514 431
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £495 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 28 34
Average hourly rate £22.50 £16.50 £23.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -29.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £25.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 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
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 28 August 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 +5 120 £350 +16.66% 12
High Wycombe 0 7 £475 - 5
Marlow -3 1 - -
Aylesbury - 1 - -
ITIL
South East

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 116 (38.80%) Security Cleared
2 102 (34.11%) SC Cleared
2 102 (34.11%) Microsoft
2 102 (34.11%) Service Management
3 83 (27.76%) HP
4 77 (25.75%) Finance
5 71 (23.75%) MS Excel
6 66 (22.07%) ITSM
7 60 (20.07%) Windows
8 59 (19.73%) MS Office
8 59 (19.73%) Project Management
8 59 (19.73%) DV Cleared
9 52 (17.39%) CMDB
9 52 (17.39%) SQL
10 46 (15.38%) PRINCE2
11 41 (13.71%) SLA
12 40 (13.38%) Service Delivery
12 40 (13.38%) ITIL V3
13 37 (12.37%) MS Visio
14 35 (11.71%) Change Management
15 34 (11.37%) Incident Management
16 33 (11.04%) Data Centre
16 33 (11.04%) VMware
17 32 (10.70%) BMC
18 31 (10.37%) Analytical Skills
18 31 (10.37%) VMware Infrastructure
19 30 (10.03%) OVSD
19 30 (10.03%) Citrix
20 28 (9.36%) CA
21 27 (9.03%) XML

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 23 (7.69%) CMS
2 22 (7.36%) SharePoint
3 10 (3.34%) MS Exchange
3 10 (3.34%) Lync
4 7 (2.34%) IIS
5 4 (1.34%) Apache
5 4 (1.34%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.00%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.33%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 71 (23.75%) MS Excel
2 59 (19.73%) MS Office
3 37 (12.37%) MS Visio
4 22 (7.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (6.02%) MS Project
6 4 (1.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (4.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.01%) assyst
3 5 (1.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.00%) Office 365
2 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.02%) Internet
2 15 (5.02%) LAN
2 15 (5.02%) WAN
3 12 (4.01%) Firewall
4 10 (3.34%) SAN
5 8 (2.68%) NetScaler
6 7 (2.34%) DNS
6 7 (2.34%) ATM
7 4 (1.34%) SMTP
7 4 (1.34%) DHCP
7 4 (1.34%) SSL
7 4 (1.34%) SNMP
7 4 (1.34%) VPN
7 4 (1.34%) Network Security
7 4 (1.34%) Wireless
7 4 (1.34%) IP Telephony
7 4 (1.34%) Wireshark
8 3 (1.00%) MPLS
8 3 (1.00%) VoIP
8 3 (1.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.35%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.68%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (2.34%) Oracle Database
4 6 (2.01%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (2.01%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (2.01%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (2.01%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (1.34%) MySQL
5 4 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.34%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.00%) MS Access
6 3 (1.00%) DB2
7 1 (0.33%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.33%) SAP BI
7 1 (0.33%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.00%) PVCS
1 3 (1.00%) ClearCase
1 3 (1.00%) Toad
1 3 (1.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (0.67%) Introscope
3 1 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.33%) ClearQuest
General
1 77 (25.75%) Finance
2 11 (3.68%) Telecoms
2 11 (3.68%) Retail
3 9 (3.01%) Spanish Language
4 6 (2.01%) Portuguese Language
4 6 (2.01%) Banking
5 4 (1.34%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.00%) Publishing
6 3 (1.00%) Local Government
6 3 (1.00%) Marketing
7 2 (0.67%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.33%) Military
8 1 (0.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 79 (26.42%) Analyst
2 38 (12.71%) Service Manager
3 23 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 23 (7.69%) Developer
4 21 (7.02%) ServiceNow Developer
5 17 (5.69%) Consultant
5 17 (5.69%) Incident Manager
6 15 (5.02%) Business Analyst
7 14 (4.68%) Support Analyst
8 13 (4.35%) Service Analyst
9 8 (2.68%) 3rd Line Support
10 7 (2.34%) Security Consultant
10 7 (2.34%) Report Analyst
10 7 (2.34%) Senior Manager
10 7 (2.34%) 1st Line Support
10 7 (2.34%) Support Engineer
10 7 (2.34%) Information Security Consultant
10 7 (2.34%) Technical Manager
10 7 (2.34%) Configuration Analyst
11 6 (2.01%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (9.03%) XML
2 25 (8.36%) HTML
3 23 (7.69%) CSS
4 21 (7.02%) Web Services
5 3 (1.00%) XML Messaging
5 3 (1.00%) SOAP
6 2 (0.67%) Application Packaging
6 2 (0.67%) HTML5
7 1 (0.33%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.33%) Middleware
7 1 (0.33%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 52 (17.39%) CMDB
2 33 (11.04%) Data Centre
3 31 (10.37%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (7.02%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.34%) Economics
6 8 (2.68%) Mainframe
7 7 (2.34%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.34%) User Experience
8 6 (2.01%) PMI
9 5 (1.67%) Blackberry
9 5 (1.67%) Clustering
9 5 (1.67%) e-Health
10 3 (1.00%) VSAM
10 3 (1.00%) Thin Client
10 3 (1.00%) Biometrics
10 3 (1.00%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.67%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.67%) NHS
11 2 (0.67%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 60 (20.07%) Windows
2 19 (6.35%) UNIX
3 16 (5.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (4.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (4.68%) Linux
5 10 (3.34%) Windows 7
6 9 (3.01%) Windows XP
7 7 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (2.01%) MVS
8 6 (2.01%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (1.34%) Solaris
10 3 (1.00%) AIX
11 2 (0.67%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.67%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.67%) Android
11 2 (0.67%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.33%) CentOS
12 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (34.11%) Service Management
2 66 (22.07%) ITSM
3 59 (19.73%) Project Management
4 46 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 40 (13.38%) Service Delivery
5 40 (13.38%) ITIL V3
6 35 (11.71%) Change Management
7 34 (11.37%) Incident Management
8 24 (8.03%) Unit Testing
8 24 (8.03%) Stakeholder Management
9 21 (7.02%) CRM
10 20 (6.69%) Data Analysis
11 19 (6.35%) Knowledge Management
11 19 (6.35%) Workflow
12 18 (6.02%) Content Management
13 17 (5.69%) Configuration Management
14 15 (5.02%) Change Control
15 14 (4.68%) Data Protection
16 13 (4.35%) Migration
17 12 (4.01%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 52 (17.39%) SQL
2 24 (8.03%) Java
3 18 (6.02%) PowerShell
4 7 (2.34%) VB
5 5 (1.67%) Python
6 4 (1.34%) Shell Script
6 4 (1.34%) T-SQL
6 4 (1.34%) Perl
7 3 (1.00%) JCL
8 2 (0.67%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.67%) VBA
9 1 (0.33%) C
9 1 (0.33%) Korn
9 1 (0.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 116 (38.80%) Security Cleared
2 102 (34.11%) SC Cleared
3 59 (19.73%) DV Cleared
4 27 (9.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 24 (8.03%) ITIL Certification
6 16 (5.35%) PMP
6 16 (5.35%) PMI Certification
7 11 (3.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 10 (3.34%) Degree
9 9 (3.01%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (3.01%) CCNA
10 7 (2.34%) MCSE
10 7 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (2.01%) ISEB
11 6 (2.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (1.67%) ISEB Practitioner
12 5 (1.67%) APMP
13 4 (1.34%) VCAP
13 4 (1.34%) CCEE
13 4 (1.34%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (13.71%) SLA
2 10 (3.34%) ISO 9001
3 7 (2.34%) PCI DSS
3 7 (2.34%) COBIT
4 1 (0.33%) QA
4 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.33%) TickIT
4 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (10.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (8.03%) Active Directory
3 19 (6.35%) Hyper-V
4 13 (4.35%) XenApp
4 13 (4.35%) XenDesktop
5 8 (2.68%) vSphere
6 6 (2.01%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (1.34%) HDFS
8 3 (1.00%) UAG
9 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.33%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 30 (10.03%) OVSD
2 13 (4.35%) SCCM
2 13 (4.35%) SCOM
3 9 (3.01%) OpenView
3 9 (3.01%) SCOrch
4 7 (2.34%) AirWatch
4 7 (2.34%) Control-M
5 6 (2.01%) Tivoli
5 6 (2.01%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 6 (2.01%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 5 (1.67%) XenMobile
6 5 (1.67%) MAINVIEW
7 4 (1.34%) Nagios
7 4 (1.34%) SCVMM
7 4 (1.34%) Zenoss
7 4 (1.34%) WhatsUp Gold
7 4 (1.34%) Cisco Prime
8 3 (1.00%) Backup Exec
8 3 (1.00%) CA Endevor
8 3 (1.00%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 102 (34.11%) Microsoft
2 83 (27.76%) HP
3 33 (11.04%) VMware
4 32 (10.70%) BMC
5 30 (10.03%) Citrix
6 28 (9.36%) CA
7 24 (8.03%) ServiceNow
8 22 (7.36%) Remedy
9 20 (6.69%) Cisco
10 13 (4.35%) Oracle
10 13 (4.35%) NetApp
11 8 (2.68%) Planview
11 8 (2.68%) AppSense
12 6 (2.01%) NetScout
13 5 (1.67%) Lumension
13 5 (1.67%) IBM
14 4 (1.34%) EMC
14 4 (1.34%) Symantec
14 4 (1.34%) Splunk
15 3 (1.00%) Brocade
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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CPS Group
Rate: £450 - 550 per day
Posted: 8 days ago