The first table below looks at the demand for ITIL Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Milton Keynes region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 68 41 52
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +11
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 2 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.23% 2.42% 1.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.76% 7.65% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 0
Average daily rate £300 £365 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.80% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.32% +1.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £13.35
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +49.81%
Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
264 170 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 29.80% 31.60% 23.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 87 65
Average daily rate £325 £306 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.12% +11.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £353
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 18
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £16.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £12.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £12.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £23.25 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-13.97% -6.06%
ITIL Certification
Buckinghamshire

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Milton Keynes region.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

ITIL Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Milton Keynes region.

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification.

1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) SLA
4 4 (50.00%) MS Office
4 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
5 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
5 3 (37.50%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (37.50%) MS Project
5 3 (37.50%) Broadband
5 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (37.50%) VPN
5 3 (37.50%) 3G
5 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
5 3 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (37.50%) OVSD
5 3 (37.50%) PDA
5 3 (37.50%) Marketing
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Vista
5 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
6 2 (25.00%) Finance
6 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
7 1 (12.50%) Citrix
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
2 3 (37.50%) MS Project
3 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Broadband
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
1 3 (37.50%) VPN
1 3 (37.50%) 3G
1 3 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Crystal Reports
General
1 3 (37.50%) Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Service Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Services Delivery Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Support Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) PDA
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Vista
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) MCP
2 1 (12.50%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) OVSD
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Remedy