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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 59 60 47
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 10 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.14% 1.26% 2.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.33% 5.96% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 6
Average daily rate
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£350 £650 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.15% +147.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £20.38 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-43.55% +1.87%
Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
231 151 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 26.25% 21.09% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 80 97
Average daily rate £345 £278 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.32% -10.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £155 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £414 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 7
Average hourly rate £15.00 £22.50 £19.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +14.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £13.82 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.43 £38.00 £19.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
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 1 August 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 12 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) Service Management
4 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 3 (25.00%) Windows
5 3 (25.00%) MS Office
5 3 (25.00%) MS Visio
5 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) HP
6 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
6 2 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) SAP
6 2 (16.67%) Banking
6 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) Marketing
6 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
6 2 (16.67%) MS Project
7 1 (8.33%) International Banking
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
7 1 (8.33%) Spanish Language
7 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
7 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (8.33%) 3PAR

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) CICS
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
1 3 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (16.67%) MS Project
3 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Broadband
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
1 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (8.33%) 3G
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) International Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Spanish Language
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (8.33%) Electronics
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Consultant
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Incident Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Escalation Manager
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Support Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
3 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) PDA
1 1 (8.33%) N-Tier
1 1 (8.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX
2 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Service Management
3 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
5 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) 3PAR
3 1 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Remedy
3 1 (8.33%) EMC
3 1 (8.33%) BMC
3 1 (8.33%) NetApp
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