The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL 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 over the 3 months to 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 13 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing ITIL 83 76 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 10.05% 10.45% 11.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.07% 14.26% 15.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 18 37
Average daily rate
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£285 £240 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -26.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £132 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £545 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 5
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.91 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.73% -4.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £12.50 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £63.55 £20.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +16.66%
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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
635 533 506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 76.88% 73.31% 71.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 268 254
Average daily rate £385 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 31 38
Average hourly rate £14.00 £20.00 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +35.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £66.00 £19.68
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

ITIL
Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing ITIL 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.

1 83 (46.11%) Security Cleared
2 72 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 64 (35.56%) Microsoft
4 59 (32.78%) Finance
4 59 (32.78%) Windows
5 51 (28.33%) Service Management
6 32 (17.78%) DV Cleared
7 31 (17.22%) Service Delivery
7 31 (17.22%) MS Office
8 29 (16.11%) MS Excel
9 28 (15.56%) PRINCE2
10 26 (14.44%) Active Directory
10 26 (14.44%) Analytical Skills
11 23 (12.78%) Project Management
11 23 (12.78%) SLA
12 22 (12.22%) Citrix
12 22 (12.22%) Problem Management
13 20 (11.11%) HP
14 19 (10.56%) Windows Server 2008
15 18 (10.00%) Incident Management
15 18 (10.00%) MS Exchange
15 18 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
16 17 (9.44%) MS Project
16 17 (9.44%) Agile Software Development
17 16 (8.89%) OVSD
17 16 (8.89%) SQL
17 16 (8.89%) ITIL Certification
17 16 (8.89%) BS15000
18 14 (7.78%) SharePoint
18 14 (7.78%) UNIX

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing ITIL 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 14 (7.78%) SharePoint
3 11 (6.11%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (3.33%) Lync
4 6 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.56%) CICS
7 1 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 31 (17.22%) MS Office
2 29 (16.11%) MS Excel
3 17 (9.44%) MS Project
4 8 (4.44%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.56%) Staffware
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.78%) Internet
2 4 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (2.22%) ATM
2 4 (2.22%) WAN
3 3 (1.67%) LAN
3 3 (1.67%) VoIP
4 2 (1.11%) SNMP
4 2 (1.11%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.11%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (1.11%) Network Security
4 2 (1.11%) SAN
5 1 (0.56%) Intranet
5 1 (0.56%) 3G
5 1 (0.56%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.56%) VPN
5 1 (0.56%) Broadband
5 1 (0.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (1.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.56%) SQL Server
General
1 59 (32.78%) Finance
2 7 (3.89%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.33%) Banking
4 4 (2.22%) Retail
5 3 (1.67%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.11%) Publishing
6 2 (1.11%) Marketing
6 2 (1.11%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.56%) International Banking
7 1 (0.56%) Electronics
7 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 63 (35.00%) Analyst
2 24 (13.33%) 1st Line Support
3 23 (12.78%) Support Analyst
4 21 (11.67%) Service Manager
5 16 (8.89%) Help Desk Analyst
6 15 (8.33%) Service Analyst
7 14 (7.78%) Project Manager
7 14 (7.78%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 13 (7.22%) Service Desk Analyst
9 11 (6.11%) Help Desk Support
9 11 (6.11%) Incident Manager
10 10 (5.56%) Coordinator
11 9 (5.00%) Services Delivery Manager
11 9 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
12 8 (4.44%) Consultant
13 7 (3.89%) Transition Manager
13 7 (3.89%) Service Transition Manager
14 6 (3.33%) Operations Manager
15 5 (2.78%) 2nd Line Support
15 5 (2.78%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.67%) .NET
2 2 (1.11%) HTML
2 2 (1.11%) HTML5
3 1 (0.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.44%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.44%) Blackberry
3 5 (2.78%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.67%) CMDB
4 3 (1.67%) PMI
5 2 (1.11%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.11%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.11%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.11%) User Experience
6 1 (0.56%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.56%) Handset
6 1 (0.56%) PDA
6 1 (0.56%) EPoS
6 1 (0.56%) DTV
6 1 (0.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 59 (32.78%) Windows
2 19 (10.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (7.78%) UNIX
4 13 (7.22%) Windows 7
5 9 (5.00%) Windows XP
6 8 (4.44%) Android
7 7 (3.89%) Apple iOS
8 6 (3.33%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (2.22%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.11%) Linux
11 2 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.11%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.56%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.56%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.56%) HPUX
12 1 (0.56%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (28.33%) Service Management
2 31 (17.22%) Service Delivery
3 28 (15.56%) PRINCE2
4 23 (12.78%) Project Management
5 22 (12.22%) Problem Management
6 18 (10.00%) Incident Management
7 17 (9.44%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (7.78%) People Management
9 13 (7.22%) ITIL V3
10 11 (6.11%) Configuration Management
11 10 (5.56%) ITSM
12 7 (3.89%) CRM
12 7 (3.89%) PRINCE
12 7 (3.89%) Migration
12 7 (3.89%) Operations Management
12 7 (3.89%) Process Improvement
13 6 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
13 6 (3.33%) Programme Management
14 5 (2.78%) Project Planning
14 5 (2.78%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 16 (8.89%) SQL
2 4 (2.22%) Java
2 4 (2.22%) VB
3 3 (1.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (1.67%) VBScript
4 2 (1.11%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.56%) C
Qualifications
1 83 (46.11%) Security Cleared
2 72 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 32 (17.78%) DV Cleared
4 18 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (8.89%) ITIL Certification
6 12 (6.67%) MCSE
7 11 (6.11%) MCP
8 10 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 6 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (3.33%) ISEB
10 5 (2.78%) Degree
11 3 (1.67%) PMI Certification
11 3 (1.67%) CTC Cleared
12 2 (1.11%) CCNA
12 2 (1.11%) ISTQB
12 2 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.56%) HNC
13 1 (0.56%) HND
13 1 (0.56%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (12.78%) SLA
2 16 (8.89%) BS15000
3 4 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (2.22%) P3O
4 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 26 (14.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (8.89%) OVSD
2 12 (6.67%) Backup Exec
3 8 (4.44%) HP UCMDB
4 3 (1.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (1.11%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (1.11%) WhatsUp Gold
5 2 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.11%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 2 (1.11%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.56%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.56%) MAINVIEW
6 1 (0.56%) Control-M
6 1 (0.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 64 (35.56%) Microsoft
2 22 (12.22%) Citrix
3 20 (11.11%) HP
4 8 (4.44%) MobileIron
5 7 (3.89%) Oracle
6 5 (2.78%) Cisco
6 5 (2.78%) Remedy
7 4 (2.22%) SAP
8 3 (1.67%) Symantec
8 3 (1.67%) IronPort
9 2 (1.11%) RightFax
9 2 (1.11%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.11%) QNX
9 2 (1.11%) VMware
10 1 (0.56%) Huawei
10 1 (0.56%) Wonderware
10 1 (0.56%) EMC
10 1 (0.56%) IBM
10 1 (0.56%) BMC
10 1 (0.56%) Cognizant
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Red Commerce
Posted: 21 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £200 - £270 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £20 - £28 per hour
Posted: 15 days ago