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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 10 21 10
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Contract jobs citing ITIL 67 61 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 10.24% 8.53% 11.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.41% 10.10% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 29 44
Median daily rate £357 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.75% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £143 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £434 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 5
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.20 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.55% -12.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.25 £15.67
% change year-on-year
-7.24% +10.10%

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
540 604 646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 82.57% 84.48% 79.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 324 361
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £548 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 9
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.20 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% -11.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £60.00 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 88 (51.46%) Security Cleared
2 82 (47.95%) SC Cleared
3 55 (32.16%) Service Management
4 52 (30.41%) Microsoft
5 49 (28.65%) Finance
6 44 (25.73%) Windows
7 39 (22.81%) DV Cleared
8 35 (20.47%) SLA
9 31 (18.13%) MS Office
10 30 (17.54%) Change Management
11 29 (16.96%) PRINCE2
11 29 (16.96%) Service Design
12 28 (16.37%) Project Management
13 27 (15.79%) Service Delivery
14 25 (14.62%) Active Directory
14 25 (14.62%) VMware
15 23 (13.45%) LAN
15 23 (13.45%) Linux
16 22 (12.87%) ITIL Certification
16 22 (12.87%) Stakeholder Management
17 20 (11.70%) Firewall
17 20 (11.70%) ITIL V3
18 19 (11.11%) Presales
18 19 (11.11%) Windows Server
18 19 (11.11%) WAN
19 18 (10.53%) Cisco
19 18 (10.53%) SQL
19 18 (10.53%) ITIL V2
19 18 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
20 17 (9.94%) MS Excel

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 6 (3.51%) Apache
1 6 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (3.51%) IIS
1 6 (3.51%) MS Exchange
1 6 (3.51%) Skype for Business
1 6 (3.51%) Tomcat
1 6 (3.51%) WebLogic
2 5 (2.92%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.34%) Apache Pig
3 4 (2.34%) Apache Spark
3 4 (2.34%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (2.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (2.34%) Office Communications Server
3 4 (2.34%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.34%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 31 (18.13%) MS Office
2 17 (9.94%) MS Excel
3 12 (7.02%) MS Project
4 4 (2.34%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.34%) Staffware
2 2 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.02%) IaaS
2 10 (5.85%) Office 365
3 5 (2.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (13.45%) LAN
2 20 (11.70%) Firewall
3 19 (11.11%) WAN
4 13 (7.60%) Wi-Fi
5 10 (5.85%) VoIP
5 10 (5.85%) VPN
6 9 (5.26%) MPLS
7 8 (4.68%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (4.09%) DHCP
8 7 (4.09%) DNS
9 6 (3.51%) DMZ
9 6 (3.51%) NAS
9 6 (3.51%) Network Security
9 6 (3.51%) SAN
9 6 (3.51%) WLAN
10 5 (2.92%) ADSL
10 5 (2.92%) Wireless
11 4 (2.34%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (2.34%) Cisco PIX
11 4 (2.34%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.34%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (2.34%) Apache Hive
1 4 (2.34%) Big Data
1 4 (2.34%) DataStax
1 4 (2.34%) Hadoop
1 4 (2.34%) HBase
1 4 (2.34%) NoSQL
2 3 (1.75%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.58%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.58%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.58%) Introscope
General
1 49 (28.65%) Finance
2 11 (6.43%) Banking
2 11 (6.43%) Retail
3 5 (2.92%) Legal
3 5 (2.92%) Spanish Language
4 4 (2.34%) Automotive
5 3 (1.75%) Billing
5 3 (1.75%) German Language
6 2 (1.17%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (21.64%) Analyst
2 25 (14.62%) Architect
3 14 (8.19%) Service Architect
3 14 (8.19%) Service Manager
4 12 (7.02%) Project Manager
5 10 (5.85%) IT Manager
6 7 (4.09%) Network Engineer
7 6 (3.51%) Consultant
7 6 (3.51%) Service Analyst
7 6 (3.51%) VMware Specialist
8 5 (2.92%) Automation Specialist
8 5 (2.92%) Delivery Manager
8 5 (2.92%) IT Analyst
8 5 (2.92%) SC Cleared Project Manager
8 5 (2.92%) Services Delivery Manager
8 5 (2.92%) Support Analyst
8 5 (2.92%) Transition Manager
8 5 (2.92%) Wintel Analyst
9 4 (2.34%) Cisco Engineer
9 4 (2.34%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.51%) J2EE
2 4 (2.34%) Middleware
3 1 (0.58%) CSS
3 1 (0.58%) XML
3 1 (0.58%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.77%) Data Centre
2 13 (7.60%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.68%) Blackberry
4 7 (4.09%) Mainframe
4 7 (4.09%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.92%) Clustering
6 4 (2.34%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.75%) Replication
8 2 (1.17%) PMI
8 2 (1.17%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.58%) CESG
9 1 (0.58%) CMDB
9 1 (0.58%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.58%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (0.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.58%) e-Health
9 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.58%) iPad
9 1 (0.58%) iPhone
9 1 (0.58%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 44 (25.73%) Windows
2 23 (13.45%) Linux
3 19 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 13 (7.60%) Unix
4 13 (7.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (7.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (6.43%) CentOS
5 11 (6.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (6.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (4.68%) Windows 7
7 6 (3.51%) Windows 8
8 5 (2.92%) Windows Vista
9 4 (2.34%) zOS
10 3 (1.75%) Android
10 3 (1.75%) MVS
10 3 (1.75%) Windows NT
11 2 (1.17%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.17%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.58%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (32.16%) Service Management
2 30 (17.54%) Change Management
3 29 (16.96%) PRINCE2
3 29 (16.96%) Service Design
4 28 (16.37%) Project Management
5 27 (15.79%) Service Delivery
6 22 (12.87%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (11.70%) ITIL V3
8 19 (11.11%) Presales
9 18 (10.53%) ITIL V2
10 16 (9.36%) Incident Management
11 15 (8.77%) Logistics
12 14 (8.19%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (8.19%) ITSM
13 13 (7.60%) Capacity Management
14 12 (7.02%) Performance Tuning
15 9 (5.26%) Coaching
15 9 (5.26%) Migration
15 9 (5.26%) Statistical Analysis
16 7 (4.09%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (10.53%) SQL
2 12 (7.02%) PowerShell
3 9 (5.26%) Java
4 7 (4.09%) VB
5 4 (2.34%) Python
5 4 (2.34%) Ruby
5 4 (2.34%) VBScript
6 1 (0.58%) C
Qualifications
1 88 (51.46%) Security Cleared
2 82 (47.95%) SC Cleared
3 39 (22.81%) DV Cleared
4 22 (12.87%) ITIL Certification
5 17 (9.94%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (9.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 15 (8.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 14 (8.19%) CCNP
8 9 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 8 (4.68%) CCNA
9 8 (4.68%) Degree
10 6 (3.51%) MCSA
11 4 (2.34%) APMP
11 4 (2.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (2.34%) PMI Certification
12 2 (1.17%) ISEB
12 2 (1.17%) MCP
12 2 (1.17%) MCSE
12 2 (1.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (20.47%) SLA
2 8 (4.68%) QA
3 5 (2.92%) ISO22301
4 2 (1.17%) EFQM
5 1 (0.58%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.58%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.58%) ISO19770
5 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.58%) RMADS
System Software
1 25 (14.62%) Active Directory
2 18 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (7.02%) Hyper-V
4 11 (6.43%) vCloud
4 11 (6.43%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (4.68%) Docker
6 5 (2.92%) Forefront TMG
6 5 (2.92%) ISA Server
6 5 (2.92%) UAG
7 4 (2.34%) HDFS
8 3 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.75%) vSphere
9 2 (1.17%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 15 (8.77%) SCCM
2 8 (4.68%) Puppet
2 8 (4.68%) vRealize
2 8 (4.68%) WSUS
3 6 (3.51%) SCOM
3 6 (3.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (2.92%) FortiGate
5 4 (2.34%) BladeLogic
5 4 (2.34%) CA Wily
5 4 (2.34%) Hadoop YARN
5 4 (2.34%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 4 (2.34%) OVSD
6 3 (1.75%) Tivoli
6 3 (1.75%) vMotion
7 1 (0.58%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 52 (30.41%) Microsoft
2 25 (14.62%) VMware
3 18 (10.53%) Cisco
4 14 (8.19%) Remedy
5 12 (7.02%) HP
6 11 (6.43%) Red Hat
7 10 (5.85%) F5
8 7 (4.09%) Citrix
9 6 (3.51%) CheckPoint
9 6 (3.51%) Forcepoint
10 5 (2.92%) Altiris
11 4 (2.34%) Aruba
11 4 (2.34%) Cloudera
11 4 (2.34%) ILOG
11 4 (2.34%) Oracle
12 3 (1.75%) Juniper
12 3 (1.75%) Lumension
12 3 (1.75%) SAP
12 3 (1.75%) ServiceNow
12 3 (1.75%) Veeam
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