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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Infrastructure Library Version 3
Rank 55 68 38
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -30
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 21 4 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.28% 0.46% 3.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.00% 0.64% 4.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 7
Average daily rate
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£309 £213 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.41% -32.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £213 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £213 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £350 £388
% change year-on-year
-5.50% -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.18 £26.25 £13.75
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +90.90%
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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
699 629 393
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 75.81% 72.05% 73.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 350 242
Average daily rate £365 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 18
Average hourly rate £40.00 £15.97 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.46% +6.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015, 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 29 (100.00%) ITIL
2 25 (86.21%) Security Cleared
3 23 (79.31%) SC Cleared
4 22 (75.86%) Service Management
5 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
6 13 (44.83%) HP
6 13 (44.83%) MS Office
6 13 (44.83%) DV Cleared
7 9 (31.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 9 (31.03%) ITSM
7 9 (31.03%) OVSD
8 8 (27.59%) PRINCE2
8 8 (27.59%) Configuration Management
9 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
9 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (20.69%) SLA
10 6 (20.69%) CMDB
10 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
11 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 5 (17.24%) APMP
12 4 (13.79%) Finance
12 4 (13.79%) Windows
12 4 (13.79%) SQL
13 3 (10.34%) MCP
13 3 (10.34%) Cisco
13 3 (10.34%) MS Visio
13 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
13 3 (10.34%) SNMP
13 3 (10.34%) Project Management
13 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification

ITIL V3
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
1 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 13 (44.83%) MS Office
2 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
3 3 (10.34%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) SNMP
1 3 (10.34%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Spanish Language
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Configuration Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Support Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Service Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Transition Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Service Transition Manager
4 2 (6.90%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Bid Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 2 (6.90%) Incident Manager
4 2 (6.90%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (6.90%) Team Leader
4 2 (6.90%) Network Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Network Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Change Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (20.69%) CMDB
3 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) Linux
3 2 (6.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) ITIL
2 22 (75.86%) Service Management
3 9 (31.03%) ITSM
4 8 (27.59%) PRINCE2
4 8 (27.59%) Configuration Management
5 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
6 3 (10.34%) Project Management
6 3 (10.34%) Change Management
6 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
6 3 (10.34%) Data Analysis
6 3 (10.34%) Network Management
6 3 (10.34%) Transition Management
7 2 (6.90%) IT Asset Management
7 2 (6.90%) People Management
7 2 (6.90%) Line Management
7 2 (6.90%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
7 2 (6.90%) Operations Management
7 2 (6.90%) Validation
8 1 (3.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (86.21%) Security Cleared
2 23 (79.31%) SC Cleared
3 13 (44.83%) DV Cleared
4 9 (31.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (17.24%) APMP
6 3 (10.34%) MCP
6 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (10.34%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.45%) BS15000
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (31.03%) OVSD
2 3 (10.34%) Backup Exec
2 3 (10.34%) WhatsUp Gold
2 3 (10.34%) HP UCMDB
2 3 (10.34%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (6.90%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
2 13 (44.83%) HP
3 3 (10.34%) Cisco
4 2 (6.90%) Lumension
4 2 (6.90%) VMware
4 2 (6.90%) McAfee
4 2 (6.90%) Sophos
5 1 (3.45%) SAP
5 1 (3.45%) Remedy
5 1 (3.45%) Citrix