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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 11 13 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing ITIL 69 73 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 11.20% 10.34% 16.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.14% 12.63% 19.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 31 57
Median daily rate £350 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £145 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £425 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 9
Median hourly rate - £16.14 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +11.47%

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
525 578 641
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 85.23% 81.87% 81.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 278 371
Median daily rate £400 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 19 19
Median hourly rate £37.50 £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+200.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.62 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £16.17 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL 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.

1 76 (46.91%) Security Cleared
2 70 (43.21%) SC Cleared
3 51 (31.48%) Service Management
4 47 (29.01%) Finance
5 44 (27.16%) Windows
6 42 (25.93%) SLA
7 41 (25.31%) Microsoft
8 33 (20.37%) DV Cleared
9 30 (18.52%) MS Office
10 29 (17.90%) PRINCE2
10 29 (17.90%) Service Design
11 26 (16.05%) Change Management
12 25 (15.43%) Project Management
13 23 (14.20%) Service Delivery
13 23 (14.20%) Active Directory
14 22 (13.58%) LAN
15 21 (12.96%) Incident Management
15 21 (12.96%) ITIL V3
16 20 (12.35%) ITIL Certification
16 20 (12.35%) Linux
17 19 (11.73%) WAN
17 19 (11.73%) Cisco
17 19 (11.73%) Firewall
17 19 (11.73%) Windows Server
18 18 (11.11%) ITIL V2
18 18 (11.11%) SQL
18 18 (11.11%) VMware
19 17 (10.49%) Stakeholder Management
19 17 (10.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 17 (10.49%) Cisco Certification

ITIL
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 7 (4.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (3.70%) Apache
2 6 (3.70%) IIS
2 6 (3.70%) Tomcat
2 6 (3.70%) WebLogic
3 4 (2.47%) Apache Pig
3 4 (2.47%) Apache Spark
3 4 (2.47%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.47%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.47%) Office Communications Server
3 4 (2.47%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.47%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (2.47%) Skype for Business
3 4 (2.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 30 (18.52%) MS Office
2 16 (9.88%) MS Excel
3 11 (6.79%) MS Project
4 4 (2.47%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.47%) Staffware
2 2 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.23%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.17%) Office 365
2 7 (4.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (13.58%) LAN
2 19 (11.73%) Firewall
2 19 (11.73%) WAN
3 11 (6.79%) Wi-Fi
4 10 (6.17%) VoIP
5 9 (5.56%) VPN
6 8 (4.94%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (4.94%) MPLS
7 7 (4.32%) DHCP
7 7 (4.32%) DNS
8 6 (3.70%) DMZ
8 6 (3.70%) NAS
8 6 (3.70%) Network Security
8 6 (3.70%) SAN
8 6 (3.70%) WLAN
9 5 (3.09%) ADSL
9 5 (3.09%) Wireless
10 4 (2.47%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (2.47%) Cisco PIX
10 4 (2.47%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.47%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (2.47%) Apache Hive
1 4 (2.47%) Big Data
1 4 (2.47%) DataStax
1 4 (2.47%) Hadoop
1 4 (2.47%) HBase
1 4 (2.47%) NoSQL
2 3 (1.85%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.23%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.62%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.62%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.62%) SAP BW
General
1 47 (29.01%) Finance
2 12 (7.41%) Retail
3 10 (6.17%) Banking
4 5 (3.09%) Automotive
4 5 (3.09%) German Language
4 5 (3.09%) Spanish Language
5 4 (2.47%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.85%) Legal
6 3 (1.85%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.62%) Billing
7 1 (0.62%) Electronics
7 1 (0.62%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (25.31%) Analyst
2 25 (15.43%) Architect
3 14 (8.64%) Service Architect
3 14 (8.64%) Service Manager
4 11 (6.79%) IT Manager
5 10 (6.17%) Project Manager
6 7 (4.32%) Support Analyst
7 6 (3.70%) Network Engineer
7 6 (3.70%) Transition Manager
7 6 (3.70%) VMware Specialist
8 5 (3.09%) Applications Support
8 5 (3.09%) Automation Specialist
8 5 (3.09%) Cisco Engineer
8 5 (3.09%) Consultant
8 5 (3.09%) SC Cleared Project Manager
8 5 (3.09%) Service Analyst
8 5 (3.09%) Service Transition Manager
8 5 (3.09%) Wintel Analyst
9 4 (2.47%) Network Analyst
9 4 (2.47%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.70%) J2EE
2 4 (2.47%) Middleware
3 2 (1.23%) XML
4 1 (0.62%) CSS
4 1 (0.62%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.88%) Data Centre
2 14 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.79%) Blackberry
4 9 (5.56%) Mainframe
5 8 (4.94%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.09%) Clustering
7 3 (1.85%) Performance Metrics
7 3 (1.85%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.85%) Replication
8 2 (1.23%) IVR
8 2 (1.23%) PMI
8 2 (1.23%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (1.23%) Statistics
9 1 (0.62%) CESG
9 1 (0.62%) CMDB
9 1 (0.62%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.62%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.62%) iPad
9 1 (0.62%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 44 (27.16%) Windows
2 20 (12.35%) Linux
3 19 (11.73%) Windows Server
4 12 (7.41%) Unix
5 11 (6.79%) CentOS
5 11 (6.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (6.79%) Windows 7
5 11 (6.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (6.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (6.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (3.70%) Windows 8
7 5 (3.09%) MVS
7 5 (3.09%) Windows NT
8 4 (2.47%) Windows Vista
8 4 (2.47%) Windows XP
8 4 (2.47%) zOS
9 3 (1.85%) Android
10 2 (1.23%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.62%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (31.48%) Service Management
2 29 (17.90%) PRINCE2
2 29 (17.90%) Service Design
3 26 (16.05%) Change Management
4 25 (15.43%) Project Management
5 23 (14.20%) Service Delivery
6 21 (12.96%) Incident Management
6 21 (12.96%) ITIL V3
7 18 (11.11%) ITIL V2
8 17 (10.49%) Presales
8 17 (10.49%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (9.88%) ITSM
10 14 (8.64%) Logistics
11 12 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
12 11 (6.79%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (6.79%) Capacity Management
12 11 (6.79%) Migration
13 9 (5.56%) Problem Management
13 9 (5.56%) Statistical Analysis
14 8 (4.94%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 18 (11.11%) SQL
2 13 (8.02%) Java
3 9 (5.56%) PowerShell
4 6 (3.70%) VB
5 4 (2.47%) Python
5 4 (2.47%) Ruby
5 4 (2.47%) VBScript
6 1 (0.62%) C
6 1 (0.62%) C#
Qualifications
1 76 (46.91%) Security Cleared
2 70 (43.21%) SC Cleared
3 33 (20.37%) DV Cleared
4 20 (12.35%) ITIL Certification
5 17 (10.49%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (10.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 13 (8.02%) CCNP
7 9 (5.56%) CCNA
7 9 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 8 (4.94%) Degree
8 8 (4.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 7 (4.32%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (3.70%) MCSA
11 4 (2.47%) APMP
11 4 (2.47%) PMI Certification
12 2 (1.23%) CCSA
12 2 (1.23%) CCSE
12 2 (1.23%) ISEB
12 2 (1.23%) PMP
13 1 (0.62%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (25.93%) SLA
2 3 (1.85%) ISO22301
2 3 (1.85%) QA
3 1 (0.62%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.62%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.62%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.62%) RMADS
System Software
1 23 (14.20%) Active Directory
2 16 (9.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (6.79%) vCloud
3 11 (6.79%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (6.17%) Hyper-V
5 8 (4.94%) Docker
6 5 (3.09%) Forefront TMG
6 5 (3.09%) ISA Server
6 5 (3.09%) UAG
7 4 (2.47%) HDFS
8 3 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (8.64%) SCCM
2 8 (4.94%) Puppet
2 8 (4.94%) vRealize
3 7 (4.32%) WSUS
4 5 (3.09%) CA Wily
4 5 (3.09%) SCOM
4 5 (3.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (3.09%) Tivoli
5 4 (2.47%) BladeLogic
5 4 (2.47%) FortiGate
5 4 (2.47%) Hadoop YARN
5 4 (2.47%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 4 (2.47%) OVSD
6 3 (1.85%) vMotion
7 1 (0.62%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 41 (25.31%) Microsoft
2 19 (11.73%) Cisco
3 18 (11.11%) VMware
4 12 (7.41%) Remedy
5 11 (6.79%) HP
5 11 (6.79%) Red Hat
6 7 (4.32%) F5
6 7 (4.32%) SAP
7 6 (3.70%) CheckPoint
7 6 (3.70%) Forcepoint
8 5 (3.09%) Altiris
9 4 (2.47%) Aruba
9 4 (2.47%) Cloudera
9 4 (2.47%) ILOG
10 3 (1.85%) Bloomberg
10 3 (1.85%) Intel Security
10 3 (1.85%) Lumension
10 3 (1.85%) Nokia
10 3 (1.85%) Reuters
10 3 (1.85%) Veeam