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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 6 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing ITIL 152 89 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 16.87% 12.54% 14.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.32% 17.62% 20.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 27 24
Average daily rate
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£300 £360 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +8.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £150 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £550 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.88% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 20 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
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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
681 505 403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 75.58% 71.13% 72.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 250 186
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 27 22
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £62.50 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.56%

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 28 November 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 28 November 2014.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 112 (45.90%) Security Cleared
2 101 (41.39%) SC Cleared
3 96 (39.34%) Windows
4 84 (34.43%) Microsoft
5 73 (29.92%) Service Management
6 62 (25.41%) MS Excel
7 58 (23.77%) Finance
8 50 (20.49%) SLA
9 47 (19.26%) Service Delivery
10 46 (18.85%) MS Exchange
11 42 (17.21%) Microsoft Certification
12 41 (16.80%) Windows Server 2008
13 37 (15.16%) MS Office
14 36 (14.75%) MCSE
14 36 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
15 33 (13.52%) Exchange Server 2003
16 32 (13.11%) Incident Management
17 31 (12.70%) DV Cleared
18 30 (12.30%) MCP
19 29 (11.89%) Windows 7
20 28 (11.48%) OVSD
20 28 (11.48%) Backup Exec
21 27 (11.07%) Change Management
22 26 (10.66%) PRINCE2
23 24 (9.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
24 23 (9.43%) ITIL V3
24 23 (9.43%) Citrix
24 23 (9.43%) Active Directory
25 21 (8.61%) VMware
25 21 (8.61%) HP

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 46 (18.85%) MS Exchange
2 33 (13.52%) Exchange Server 2003
3 14 (5.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 14 (5.74%) Lync
4 13 (5.33%) SharePoint
5 12 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (3.69%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.64%) IIS
7 4 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.64%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (0.82%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.41%) CICS
Applications
1 62 (25.41%) MS Excel
2 37 (15.16%) MS Office
3 14 (5.74%) MS Project
4 13 (5.33%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.41%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.41%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.05%) Office 365
2 1 (0.41%) PaaS
2 1 (0.41%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.92%) ATM
2 10 (4.10%) WAN
3 9 (3.69%) Firewall
3 9 (3.69%) LAN
4 7 (2.87%) Internet
5 4 (1.64%) VoIP
5 4 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (1.23%) IP Telephony
6 3 (1.23%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.23%) Intranet
6 3 (1.23%) SAN
6 3 (1.23%) MPLS
6 3 (1.23%) TACACS
7 2 (0.82%) VPN
7 2 (0.82%) DNS
7 2 (0.82%) DHCP
7 2 (0.82%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.41%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.41%) Network Security
8 1 (0.41%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (8.20%) Crystal Reports
2 8 (3.28%) Oracle Database
3 6 (2.46%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (1.64%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (1.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (2.46%) ClearCase
1 6 (2.46%) PVCS
General
1 58 (23.77%) Finance
2 20 (8.20%) Telecoms
3 10 (4.10%) Banking
4 7 (2.87%) Retail
5 3 (1.23%) Spanish Language
6 2 (0.82%) Publishing
6 2 (0.82%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.41%) International Banking
7 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 96 (39.34%) Analyst
2 38 (15.57%) Support Analyst
3 34 (13.93%) 1st Line Support
4 28 (11.48%) Service Manager
5 23 (9.43%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 22 (9.02%) Service Analyst
6 22 (9.02%) Service Desk Analyst
7 16 (6.56%) Services Delivery Manager
7 16 (6.56%) Delivery Manager
8 15 (6.15%) Transition Manager
9 14 (5.74%) Team Leader
10 10 (4.10%) Change Analyst
10 10 (4.10%) Infrastructure Team Leader
10 10 (4.10%) Incident Manager
10 10 (4.10%) Service Transition Manager
11 9 (3.69%) Project Manager
12 8 (3.28%) Help Desk Analyst
13 7 (2.87%) Technical Specialist
13 7 (2.87%) Business Analyst
14 6 (2.46%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.82%) Middleware
1 2 (0.82%) HTML
1 2 (0.82%) .NET
1 2 (0.82%) HTML5
2 1 (0.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 36 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.56%) Management Information System
3 14 (5.74%) Mainframe
4 11 (4.51%) Blackberry
5 6 (2.46%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.64%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.64%) Open Source
7 2 (0.82%) PMI
7 2 (0.82%) User Experience
7 2 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.82%) CMDB
7 2 (0.82%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.41%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.41%) PKI
8 1 (0.41%) Statistics
8 1 (0.41%) Clustering
8 1 (0.41%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.41%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 96 (39.34%) Windows
2 41 (16.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (11.89%) Windows 7
4 21 (8.61%) UNIX
5 16 (6.56%) Linux
6 15 (6.15%) Windows XP
7 14 (5.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (4.51%) Windows 8
9 10 (4.10%) Windows Vista
10 8 (3.28%) Android
11 7 (2.87%) Apple iOS
12 6 (2.46%) MVS
12 6 (2.46%) Windows Mobile
12 6 (2.46%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (2.46%) Windows 2000 Server
13 4 (1.64%) Windows NT
14 2 (0.82%) HPUX
14 2 (0.82%) CentOS
14 2 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.41%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (29.92%) Service Management
2 47 (19.26%) Service Delivery
3 32 (13.11%) Incident Management
4 27 (11.07%) Change Management
5 26 (10.66%) PRINCE2
6 23 (9.43%) ITIL V3
7 20 (8.20%) Project Management
8 17 (6.97%) Problem Management
8 17 (6.97%) Configuration Management
9 14 (5.74%) Risk Management
9 14 (5.74%) People Management
10 13 (5.33%) Migration
11 12 (4.92%) Software Testing
12 11 (4.51%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (4.51%) Risk Assessment
12 11 (4.51%) ITSM
13 10 (4.10%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (4.10%) Mentoring
14 9 (3.69%) Change Control
14 9 (3.69%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (6.56%) PowerShell
2 14 (5.74%) SQL
3 10 (4.10%) VB
4 9 (3.69%) C
5 3 (1.23%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.82%) VBScript
6 2 (0.82%) Java
6 2 (0.82%) VBA
7 1 (0.41%) Bourne shell
7 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.41%) Korn
7 1 (0.41%) C++
7 1 (0.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 112 (45.90%) Security Cleared
2 101 (41.39%) SC Cleared
3 42 (17.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 36 (14.75%) MCSE
5 31 (12.70%) DV Cleared
6 30 (12.30%) MCP
7 24 (9.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 15 (6.15%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (4.51%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (3.28%) CCNA
11 6 (2.46%) CCNP
11 6 (2.46%) Degree
12 5 (2.05%) ISEB
13 4 (1.64%) CCSA
13 4 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 3 (1.23%) CCSE
15 2 (0.82%) PMI Certification
15 2 (0.82%) ISTQB
15 2 (0.82%) ISEB Practitioner
15 2 (0.82%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (20.49%) SLA
2 11 (4.51%) BS15000
3 5 (2.05%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.05%) COBIT
3 5 (2.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.82%) QA
System Software
1 23 (9.43%) Active Directory
2 19 (7.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (5.74%) Hyper-V
4 8 (3.28%) Firmware
5 4 (1.64%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.82%) NFS
6 2 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.41%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.41%) UAG
7 1 (0.41%) Samba
Systems Management
1 28 (11.48%) OVSD
1 28 (11.48%) Backup Exec
2 16 (6.56%) Tivoli
3 12 (4.92%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 12 (4.92%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (1.64%) CA Wily
5 3 (1.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (1.23%) HP UCMDB
6 2 (0.82%) MAINVIEW
6 2 (0.82%) Control-M
6 2 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.41%) YaST
7 1 (0.41%) SCCM
7 1 (0.41%) SCOM
7 1 (0.41%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (0.41%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.41%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 84 (34.43%) Microsoft
2 23 (9.43%) Citrix
3 21 (8.61%) VMware
3 21 (8.61%) HP
4 20 (8.20%) McAfee
5 16 (6.56%) Remedy
6 14 (5.74%) Oracle
7 13 (5.33%) Lumension
8 11 (4.51%) Cisco
8 11 (4.51%) Sophos
9 10 (4.10%) IBM
10 8 (3.28%) MobileIron
11 5 (2.05%) F5
12 4 (1.64%) Symantec
12 4 (1.64%) CheckPoint
12 4 (1.64%) IronPort
13 3 (1.23%) Blue Coat
13 3 (1.23%) Computacenter
13 3 (1.23%) Nokia
13 3 (1.23%) Juniper
Milton Keynes
Vital Solutions
Rate: £0 - £220 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
JM
Rate: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Rate: £220 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £15.00 - £17.00 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol; Milton Keynes, UK
Boeing
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago