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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL V3 over the 3 months to 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 59 56 44
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -12
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 14 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.59% 0.99% 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 1.39% 3.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 1
Average daily rate
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£258 £325 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.76% -26.96%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £379
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -14.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.85 £15.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-7.66% -20.00%
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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
679 502 417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 77.07% 71.00% 73.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 405 245 196
Average daily rate £360 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 26 24
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £66.00 £23.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

ITIL V3
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing ITIL V3 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 V3.

1 24 (100.00%) ITIL
2 14 (58.33%) Service Management
2 14 (58.33%) Security Cleared
3 11 (45.83%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (45.83%) SLA
3 11 (45.83%) SC Cleared
4 9 (37.50%) Windows
5 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 8 (33.33%) Incident Management
6 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (25.00%) Service Delivery
7 5 (20.83%) Change Management
7 5 (20.83%) BS15000
7 5 (20.83%) Lumension
8 4 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (16.67%) Operations Management
8 4 (16.67%) eTOM
8 4 (16.67%) Validation
8 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (16.67%) MCSE
8 4 (16.67%) McAfee
8 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
8 4 (16.67%) HP
8 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
9 3 (12.50%) Cisco
9 3 (12.50%) Linux

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing ITIL V3 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 V3. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) SNMP
1 2 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) PVCS
1 1 (4.17%) ClearCase
General
1 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Incident Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Senior Incident Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 4 (16.67%) Report Specialist
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Designer
4 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.17%) Configuration Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Service Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Change Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Network Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Transition Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Monitoring Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Service Design Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Monitoring Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.17%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.17%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) ITIL
2 14 (58.33%) Service Management
3 8 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 6 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 5 (20.83%) Change Management
6 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 4 (16.67%) Validation
6 4 (16.67%) Operations Management
6 4 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
6 4 (16.67%) eTOM
7 3 (12.50%) Process Improvement
7 3 (12.50%) Line Management
8 2 (8.33%) Network Management
8 2 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (4.17%) Transition Management
9 1 (4.17%) Change Control
9 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
9 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
9 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
9 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 11 (45.83%) SC Cleared
3 4 (16.67%) MCSE
3 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (12.50%) MCP
5 2 (8.33%) Degree
6 1 (4.17%) CCSA
6 1 (4.17%) CCNP
6 1 (4.17%) CCNA
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (45.83%) SLA
2 5 (20.83%) BS15000
3 1 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (12.50%) Backup Exec
3 2 (8.33%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (4.17%) OVSD
4 1 (4.17%) SCCM
4 1 (4.17%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) Lumension
3 4 (16.67%) HP
3 4 (16.67%) McAfee
4 3 (12.50%) Sophos
4 3 (12.50%) VMware
4 3 (12.50%) Cisco
5 2 (8.33%) Remedy
6 1 (4.17%) Huawei