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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 14 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 112 103 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.52% 9.74% 10.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.73% 13.01% 14.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 29 43
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£295 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.27% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £133 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £480 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 8
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £10.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +30.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £10.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.14 £63.20 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.88% +16.66%
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
880 792 701
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 74.83% 74.93% 71.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 411 340
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 34 57
Average hourly rate £16.50 £23.25 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.03% +60.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £66.00 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 September 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 23 September 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 23 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -1 90 £285 +37.34% 17
High Wycombe -2 4 - - 4
Amersham -1 2 - - 1
Aylesbury +1 1 - -
Marlow - 1 - - 1
Iver - - - -
Beaconsfield - - - -
Chesham - - - -
ITIL
South East

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 91 (39.74%) Security Cleared
2 79 (34.50%) SC Cleared
3 76 (33.19%) Windows
4 72 (31.44%) Service Management
5 69 (30.13%) Microsoft
6 63 (27.51%) Finance
7 36 (15.72%) Service Delivery
7 36 (15.72%) MS Excel
7 36 (15.72%) PRINCE2
8 35 (15.28%) Active Directory
8 35 (15.28%) DV Cleared
9 34 (14.85%) MS Office
10 33 (14.41%) Problem Management
11 29 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
12 28 (12.23%) SLA
13 27 (11.79%) Citrix
14 26 (11.35%) HP
14 26 (11.35%) Windows Server 2008
15 25 (10.92%) MS Exchange
15 25 (10.92%) Project Management
16 24 (10.48%) ITIL Certification
16 24 (10.48%) Windows 7
17 23 (10.04%) Incident Management
18 20 (8.73%) Agile Software Development
18 20 (8.73%) Microsoft Certification
18 20 (8.73%) SQL
19 19 (8.30%) SharePoint
19 19 (8.30%) Telecoms
19 19 (8.30%) ITIL V3
20 18 (7.86%) ITSM

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 25 (10.92%) MS Exchange
2 19 (8.30%) SharePoint
3 14 (6.11%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (3.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (2.62%) Lync
5 6 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.87%) CMS
9 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (0.44%) CICS
9 1 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 36 (15.72%) MS Excel
2 34 (14.85%) MS Office
3 17 (7.42%) MS Project
4 8 (3.49%) MS Visio
5 6 (2.62%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (1.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.44%) Staffware
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.87%) Office 365
2 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.93%) WAN
2 8 (3.49%) LAN
3 6 (2.62%) SNMP
4 5 (2.18%) Internet
4 5 (2.18%) UMTS
4 5 (2.18%) GSM
4 5 (2.18%) SAN
4 5 (2.18%) LTE
4 5 (2.18%) Network Security
5 4 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (1.75%) ATM
6 3 (1.31%) VoIP
6 3 (1.31%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.31%) Firewall
7 2 (0.87%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (0.87%) BIG-IP
7 2 (0.87%) VPN
7 2 (0.87%) 3G
7 2 (0.87%) MPLS
7 2 (0.87%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.18%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (0.87%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.87%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.44%) MS Access
3 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.44%) ReSharper
1 1 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.44%) Moq
General
1 63 (27.51%) Finance
2 19 (8.30%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.49%) Retail
4 6 (2.62%) Banking
5 3 (1.31%) Legal
5 3 (1.31%) Spanish Language
6 2 (0.87%) Marketing
6 2 (0.87%) Publishing
6 2 (0.87%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.44%) International Banking
7 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 80 (34.93%) Analyst
2 26 (11.35%) 1st Line Support
3 25 (10.92%) Support Analyst
3 25 (10.92%) Service Manager
4 23 (10.04%) Service Analyst
5 21 (9.17%) Service Desk Analyst
6 16 (6.99%) Help Desk Analyst
6 16 (6.99%) Project Manager
7 14 (6.11%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 11 (4.80%) Incident Manager
8 11 (4.80%) Operations Manager
8 11 (4.80%) Help Desk Support
8 11 (4.80%) Services Delivery Manager
8 11 (4.80%) Delivery Manager
9 10 (4.37%) Architect
10 9 (3.93%) Consultant
11 8 (3.49%) Business Analyst
12 7 (3.06%) Coordinator
12 7 (3.06%) 2nd Line Support
12 7 (3.06%) Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.18%) .NET
2 4 (1.75%) HTML
3 3 (1.31%) CSS
3 3 (1.31%) XML
4 2 (0.87%) Web Services
4 2 (0.87%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.87%) HTML5
5 1 (0.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (0.44%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (0.44%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (0.44%) Middleware
5 1 (0.44%) Ajax
5 1 (0.44%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.44%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.44%) WCF
5 1 (0.44%) LINQ
5 1 (0.44%) jQuery
5 1 (0.44%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 29 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.24%) Blackberry
3 5 (2.18%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.18%) CMDB
4 4 (1.75%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.31%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.31%) PMI
6 2 (0.87%) Thin Client
6 2 (0.87%) Fat Client
6 2 (0.87%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.87%) User Experience
6 2 (0.87%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.44%) DTV
7 1 (0.44%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.44%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.44%) EPoS
7 1 (0.44%) Handset
7 1 (0.44%) Clustering
7 1 (0.44%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 76 (33.19%) Windows
2 26 (11.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (10.48%) Windows 7
4 17 (7.42%) UNIX
5 16 (6.99%) Windows XP
6 8 (3.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (3.49%) Android
7 7 (3.06%) Apple iOS
8 6 (2.62%) Windows Mobile
9 5 (2.18%) Windows 8
10 4 (1.75%) MVS
11 3 (1.31%) Windows NT
11 3 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (1.31%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.87%) Linux
12 2 (0.87%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.44%) HPUX
13 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (31.44%) Service Management
2 36 (15.72%) Service Delivery
2 36 (15.72%) PRINCE2
3 33 (14.41%) Problem Management
4 25 (10.92%) Project Management
5 23 (10.04%) Incident Management
6 20 (8.73%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (8.30%) ITIL V3
8 18 (7.86%) ITSM
9 15 (6.55%) People Management
10 11 (4.80%) Configuration Management
11 10 (4.37%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (3.49%) Root Cause Analysis
12 8 (3.49%) Risk Assessment
12 8 (3.49%) Migration
13 7 (3.06%) Programme Management
13 7 (3.06%) CRM
13 7 (3.06%) Operations Management
13 7 (3.06%) Process Improvement
14 6 (2.62%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 20 (8.73%) SQL
2 6 (2.62%) Java
3 4 (1.75%) VB
4 3 (1.31%) VBScript
4 3 (1.31%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.87%) C#
5 2 (0.87%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.44%) C
6 1 (0.44%) VBA
6 1 (0.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 91 (39.74%) Security Cleared
2 79 (34.50%) SC Cleared
3 35 (15.28%) DV Cleared
4 24 (10.48%) ITIL Certification
5 20 (8.73%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (6.11%) MCSE
6 14 (6.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 12 (5.24%) MCP
8 7 (3.06%) ISEB
8 7 (3.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (2.62%) Degree
10 4 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (1.31%) PMI Certification
11 3 (1.31%) CCNA
11 3 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (1.31%) CTC Cleared
12 2 (0.87%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.87%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 1 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 1 (0.44%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (12.23%) SLA
2 14 (6.11%) BS15000
3 4 (1.75%) P3O
4 3 (1.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.44%) QA
System Software
1 35 (15.28%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.31%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.87%) XenApp
4 2 (0.87%) Xen
4 2 (0.87%) NLBS
5 1 (0.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.44%) DFS Replication
5 1 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (6.99%) OVSD
2 14 (6.11%) Backup Exec
3 11 (4.80%) HP UCMDB
4 7 (3.06%) WhatsUp Gold
5 6 (2.62%) Cisco Prime
6 5 (2.18%) Tivoli
7 3 (1.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (1.31%) CA Wily
8 2 (0.87%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 2 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.87%) WSUS
8 2 (0.87%) SCCM
9 1 (0.44%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.44%) MAINVIEW
9 1 (0.44%) Control-M
9 1 (0.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 69 (30.13%) Microsoft
2 27 (11.79%) Citrix
3 26 (11.35%) HP
4 12 (5.24%) Cisco
5 8 (3.49%) MobileIron
6 7 (3.06%) Oracle
7 5 (2.18%) CheckPoint
7 5 (2.18%) ServiceNow
7 5 (2.18%) Remedy
7 5 (2.18%) SAP
7 5 (2.18%) VMware
8 4 (1.75%) Symantec
9 3 (1.31%) NetApp
9 3 (1.31%) BMC
9 3 (1.31%) IronPort
10 2 (0.87%) QNX
10 2 (0.87%) Lumension
10 2 (0.87%) RightFax
10 2 (0.87%) CA
11 1 (0.44%) Hitachi
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £7 - £8 per hour
Posted: 11 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 15 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Rate: £200 - £350 per day + (Negotiable)
Posted: 16 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
SmartSourcing plc
Rate: please quote daily rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £15.00 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Red Commerce
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £200 - £270 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £25 - £28 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £20 - £28 per hour
Posted: 20 days ago