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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 5 10 13
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Contract jobs citing ITIL 106 85 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 15.77% 10.35% 9.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.20% 12.94% 12.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 39 37
Median daily rate £393 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.29% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £255 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £455 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 13
Median hourly rate £12.00 £28.07 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.24% +124.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £18.53 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.05 £37.61 £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.33 £15.50 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+37.61% -2.36%
ITIL
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
552 657 691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 82.14% 80.02% 77.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 381 437
Median daily rate £410 £391 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.99% +5.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 20
Median hourly rate £11.25 £22.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +80.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £40.00 £15.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 28 June 2016.

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 28 June 2016, 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 72 (37.89%) Finance
2 71 (37.37%) Security Cleared
3 63 (33.16%) SC Cleared
3 63 (33.16%) Service Management
4 53 (27.89%) Microsoft
5 44 (23.16%) Service Delivery
6 42 (22.11%) ITIL Certification
7 41 (21.58%) Linux
8 36 (18.95%) Windows
8 36 (18.95%) MS Office
9 34 (17.89%) Project Management
10 33 (17.37%) SLA
11 29 (15.26%) HP
11 29 (15.26%) Java
12 28 (14.74%) ITIL V3
13 26 (13.68%) Service Design
13 26 (13.68%) MS Excel
14 25 (13.16%) DV Cleared
15 24 (12.63%) PRINCE2
16 22 (11.58%) ITSM
16 22 (11.58%) Active Directory
17 18 (9.47%) Stakeholder Management
18 16 (8.42%) VMware
18 16 (8.42%) Problem Management
18 16 (8.42%) Management Information System
18 16 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
19 15 (7.89%) Virtual Machines
19 15 (7.89%) Change Management
19 15 (7.89%) SQL
20 14 (7.37%) Oracle

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 14 (7.37%) Tomcat
2 8 (4.21%) Apache
2 8 (4.21%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.11%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.05%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.53%) CMS
5 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 36 (18.95%) MS Office
2 26 (13.68%) MS Excel
3 7 (3.68%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (3.68%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.11%) MS Project
5 1 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.58%) Office 365
2 2 (1.05%) IBM SmartCloud
3 1 (0.53%) OneDrive
3 1 (0.53%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.79%) iSCSI
2 5 (2.63%) Internet
2 5 (2.63%) WEP
3 2 (1.05%) DNS
3 2 (1.05%) LAN
3 2 (1.05%) SAN
3 2 (1.05%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.05%) VPN
3 2 (1.05%) WAN
3 2 (1.05%) Wireless
4 1 (0.53%) Intranet
4 1 (0.53%) Network Security
4 1 (0.53%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.74%) Oracle Database
1 9 (4.74%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (3.16%) DB2
3 3 (1.58%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.58%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.05%) Big Data
4 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.53%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 9 (4.74%) Log4j
2 1 (0.53%) SoapUI
General
1 72 (37.89%) Finance
2 10 (5.26%) Retail
3 9 (4.74%) Banking
4 8 (4.21%) Spanish Language
5 5 (2.63%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.11%) Legal
7 3 (1.58%) Marketing
8 2 (1.05%) Electronics
8 2 (1.05%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.53%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.53%) Automotive
9 1 (0.53%) German Language
Job Titles
1 47 (24.74%) Analyst
2 28 (14.74%) Service Manager
3 23 (12.11%) Support Analyst
4 20 (10.53%) Services Delivery Manager
5 19 (10.00%) Architect
6 17 (8.95%) Delivery Manager
7 14 (7.37%) Applications Support
8 13 (6.84%) Applications Support Analyst
9 11 (5.79%) Administrator
9 11 (5.79%) Service Analyst
10 10 (5.26%) ITIL Manager
10 10 (5.26%) Service Architect
11 9 (4.74%) Project Manager
12 8 (4.21%) Consultant
12 8 (4.21%) Head of Information
12 8 (4.21%) Head of Information Systems
12 8 (4.21%) Head of Strategy
12 8 (4.21%) Service Desk Analyst
13 6 (3.16%) Problem Manager
13 6 (3.16%) SC Cleared Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.37%) J2SE
2 10 (5.26%) XML
3 9 (4.74%) XML Schema
3 9 (4.74%) XSLT
4 8 (4.21%) CSS
4 8 (4.21%) CSS3
4 8 (4.21%) HTML
4 8 (4.21%) HTML5
4 8 (4.21%) LAPP Stack
5 4 (2.11%) J2EE
5 4 (2.11%) Servlets
6 1 (0.53%) COM
6 1 (0.53%) Java EE
6 1 (0.53%) jQuery
6 1 (0.53%) Middleware
6 1 (0.53%) SOAP
6 1 (0.53%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
1 16 (8.42%) Management Information System
2 6 (3.16%) Smartphone
3 5 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.11%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.58%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (1.05%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.05%) CMDB
6 2 (1.05%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.05%) iPad
6 2 (1.05%) Online Banking
6 2 (1.05%) Statistics
6 2 (1.05%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.53%) Biometrics
7 1 (0.53%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle Licensing
7 1 (0.53%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 41 (21.58%) Linux
2 36 (18.95%) Windows
3 14 (7.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (5.79%) CentOS
4 11 (5.79%) Ubuntu
4 11 (5.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (4.74%) Unix
5 9 (4.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (3.16%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (2.63%) Data ONTAP
7 5 (2.63%) Windows 10
7 5 (2.63%) Windows Server
8 4 (2.11%) MVS
8 4 (2.11%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.58%) Windows NT
10 2 (1.05%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (33.16%) Service Management
2 44 (23.16%) Service Delivery
3 34 (17.89%) Project Management
4 28 (14.74%) ITIL V3
5 26 (13.68%) Service Design
6 24 (12.63%) PRINCE2
7 22 (11.58%) ITSM
8 18 (9.47%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (8.42%) Problem Management
10 15 (7.89%) Change Management
11 14 (7.37%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (7.37%) TOGAF
11 14 (7.37%) Virtual Environments
12 11 (5.79%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (5.26%) Change Control
13 10 (5.26%) Web Development
14 9 (4.74%) Capacity Management
14 9 (4.74%) CRM
14 9 (4.74%) Enterprise Architecture
14 9 (4.74%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 29 (15.26%) Java
2 15 (7.89%) SQL
3 12 (6.32%) Bash Shell
4 9 (4.74%) PHP
5 8 (4.21%) Perl
5 8 (4.21%) Python
6 2 (1.05%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.05%) VB
7 1 (0.53%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.53%) JCL
7 1 (0.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 71 (37.37%) Security Cleared
2 63 (33.16%) SC Cleared
3 42 (22.11%) ITIL Certification
4 25 (13.16%) DV Cleared
5 11 (5.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 10 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (4.21%) Degree
7 8 (4.21%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (3.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (2.63%) ISTQB
10 3 (1.58%) MCSE
10 3 (1.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (1.05%) CITP
11 2 (1.05%) ISEB
11 2 (1.05%) ISEB Practitioner
11 2 (1.05%) MBA
12 1 (0.53%) APMP
12 1 (0.53%) GSAE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (17.37%) SLA
2 9 (4.74%) COBIT
3 6 (3.16%) QA
4 5 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.58%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.53%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (11.58%) Active Directory
2 15 (7.89%) Virtual Machines
3 14 (7.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (5.79%) NFS
5 6 (3.16%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.11%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (1.58%) XenApp
8 2 (1.05%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (5.79%) OVSD
2 10 (5.26%) SCOM
3 4 (2.11%) Nagios
4 3 (1.58%) CA Wily
4 3 (1.58%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.05%) Control-M
6 1 (0.53%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.53%) CA Endevor
6 1 (0.53%) MAINVIEW
6 1 (0.53%) SCSM
Vendors
1 53 (27.89%) Microsoft
2 29 (15.26%) HP
3 16 (8.42%) VMware
4 14 (7.37%) Oracle
5 13 (6.84%) Citrix
5 13 (6.84%) IBM
6 7 (3.68%) NetApp
6 7 (3.68%) Remedy
7 5 (2.63%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.11%) SAP
9 1 (0.53%) arcserve
9 1 (0.53%) BMC
9 1 (0.53%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.53%) Compaq
9 1 (0.53%) Computacenter
9 1 (0.53%) FatWire
9 1 (0.53%) Symantec
9 1 (0.53%) Terracotta
9 1 (0.53%) Veeam
9 1 (0.53%) webMethods
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