The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL V3 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL V3 over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ITIL Version 3
Rank 49 34 68
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +34
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 17 42 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.27% 4.64% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.70% 5.86% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 23 0
Median daily rate £410 £328 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.19% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £325 £374
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -13.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £20.97 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.75% +19.82%
ITIL V3
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
630 717 664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 84.22% 79.23% 77.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 377 368
Median daily rate £410 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.81% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 21
Median hourly rate £12.00 £40.00 £15.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +150.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

ITIL V3
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing ITIL V3 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL V3 Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

ITIL V3
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL V3 across the Milton Keynes region.

ITIL V3 Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

ITIL V3
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL V3 across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

ITIL V3 Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

ITIL V3
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 across the Milton Keynes region.

ITIL V3 Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

ITIL V3
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for ITIL V3.

1 29 (100.00%) ITIL
2 24 (82.76%) Service Management
3 22 (75.86%) Security Cleared
4 18 (62.07%) SC Cleared
5 16 (55.17%) ITSM
6 15 (51.72%) HP
7 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
8 11 (37.93%) MS Office
8 11 (37.93%) OVSD
8 11 (37.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 10 (34.48%) DV Cleared
10 7 (24.14%) Finance
10 7 (24.14%) SQL
11 6 (20.69%) Windows
11 6 (20.69%) Linux
11 6 (20.69%) Ubuntu
11 6 (20.69%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (20.69%) Capacity Management
11 6 (20.69%) CentOS
11 6 (20.69%) High Availability
11 6 (20.69%) Service Design
12 5 (17.24%) Internal Audit
12 5 (17.24%) Change Control
12 5 (17.24%) Spanish Language
12 5 (17.24%) Change Management
12 5 (17.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 4 (13.79%) Project Management
13 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
13 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
14 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (37.93%) MS Office
2 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) iSCSI
2 2 (6.90%) Unified Communications
3 1 (3.45%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Spanish Language
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Service Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Change Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Service Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Service Desk Support
5 2 (6.90%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.90%) Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Service Transition Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Transition Manager
6 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Technical Support
6 1 (3.45%) First Line Help Desk Support
6 1 (3.45%) Linux Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Service Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) CentOS
1 6 (20.69%) Linux
1 6 (20.69%) Ubuntu
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) ITIL
2 24 (82.76%) Service Management
3 16 (55.17%) ITSM
4 6 (20.69%) Capacity Management
4 6 (20.69%) High Availability
4 6 (20.69%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (20.69%) Service Design
5 5 (17.24%) Change Control
5 5 (17.24%) Change Management
5 5 (17.24%) Internal Audit
6 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
6 4 (13.79%) Project Management
7 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
7 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
7 3 (10.34%) Operations Management
7 3 (10.34%) People Management
8 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity
8 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity Management
8 2 (6.90%) Presales
8 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (75.86%) Security Cleared
2 18 (62.07%) SC Cleared
3 11 (37.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 10 (34.48%) DV Cleared
5 2 (6.90%) APMP
5 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (10.34%) SLA
3 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
1 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
1 3 (10.34%) NFS
1 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (37.93%) OVSD
2 3 (10.34%) Nagios
2 3 (10.34%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) HP
2 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.34%) VMware
4 2 (6.90%) webMethods
5 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.45%) NetApp
5 1 (3.45%) Remedy