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 24 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 6 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing ITIL 143 90 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 16.07% 12.66% 14.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.00% 17.89% 19.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 28 26
Average daily rate
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£290 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £150 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £550 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.45% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 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 £15.13 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-0.82% -8.33%
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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
681 503 422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 76.52% 70.75% 73.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 405 245 199
Average daily rate £360 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 26 24
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £66.00 £23.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% -

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 24 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 24 November 2014.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 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
2 100 (40.98%) SC Cleared
3 92 (37.70%) Windows
4 82 (33.61%) Microsoft
5 77 (31.56%) Service Management
6 63 (25.82%) Finance
7 60 (24.59%) MS Excel
8 52 (21.31%) SLA
9 47 (19.26%) Service Delivery
10 41 (16.80%) MS Exchange
11 40 (16.39%) Microsoft Certification
12 39 (15.98%) Windows Server 2008
13 36 (14.75%) MS Office
14 34 (13.93%) MCSE
14 34 (13.93%) Analytical Skills
15 33 (13.52%) Incident Management
16 31 (12.70%) Exchange Server 2003
17 29 (11.89%) DV Cleared
18 28 (11.48%) OVSD
18 28 (11.48%) MCP
19 27 (11.07%) PRINCE2
19 27 (11.07%) Windows 7
20 26 (10.66%) Backup Exec
21 25 (10.25%) Project Management
22 24 (9.84%) Configuration Management
22 24 (9.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
22 24 (9.84%) ITIL V3
23 23 (9.43%) Active Directory
23 23 (9.43%) HP
23 23 (9.43%) Citrix

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 41 (16.80%) MS Exchange
2 31 (12.70%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (4.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 11 (4.51%) Lync
4 10 (4.10%) SharePoint
5 9 (3.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (3.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (2.46%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.64%) Office Communications Server
7 4 (1.64%) IIS
8 2 (0.82%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.41%) CICS
9 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 60 (24.59%) MS Excel
2 36 (14.75%) 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%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.10%) ATM
2 9 (3.69%) WAN
2 9 (3.69%) Firewall
3 8 (3.28%) LAN
4 7 (2.87%) Internet
5 4 (1.64%) VoIP
6 3 (1.23%) SAN
6 3 (1.23%) Intranet
6 3 (1.23%) TACACS
6 3 (1.23%) IP Telephony
6 3 (1.23%) Network Security
6 3 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.82%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (0.82%) DNS
7 2 (0.82%) MPLS
7 2 (0.82%) DHCP
7 2 (0.82%) SNMP
7 2 (0.82%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.41%) VPN
8 1 (0.41%) LDAP
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 Database 12c
4 4 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (1.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (2.46%) PVCS
1 6 (2.46%) ClearCase
General
1 63 (25.82%) Finance
2 19 (7.79%) Telecoms
3 10 (4.10%) Banking
4 7 (2.87%) Retail
5 3 (1.23%) Spanish Language
6 2 (0.82%) Retail Banking
6 2 (0.82%) Publishing
7 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.41%) Advertising
7 1 (0.41%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 94 (38.52%) Analyst
2 37 (15.16%) Support Analyst
3 33 (13.52%) 1st Line Support
4 31 (12.70%) Service Manager
5 22 (9.02%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 21 (8.61%) Service Analyst
6 21 (8.61%) Service Desk Analyst
7 16 (6.56%) Delivery Manager
7 16 (6.56%) Transition Manager
7 16 (6.56%) Services Delivery Manager
8 13 (5.33%) Team Leader
9 11 (4.51%) Incident Manager
9 11 (4.51%) Service Transition Manager
10 10 (4.10%) Change Analyst
10 10 (4.10%) Project Manager
11 9 (3.69%) Infrastructure Team Leader
12 8 (3.28%) Help Desk Analyst
13 7 (2.87%) Business Analyst
14 6 (2.46%) Test Analyst
14 6 (2.46%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.82%) HTML
1 2 (0.82%) .NET
1 2 (0.82%) Middleware
1 2 (0.82%) HTML5
2 1 (0.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 34 (13.93%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.15%) Management Information System
3 14 (5.74%) Mainframe
4 11 (4.51%) Blackberry
5 6 (2.46%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.64%) Open Source
6 4 (1.64%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.23%) PMI
7 3 (1.23%) CMDB
8 2 (0.82%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.82%) User Experience
9 1 (0.41%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.41%) EPoS
9 1 (0.41%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.41%) Clustering
9 1 (0.41%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 92 (37.70%) Windows
2 39 (15.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (11.07%) Windows 7
4 21 (8.61%) UNIX
5 14 (5.74%) Linux
5 14 (5.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (5.33%) Windows XP
7 11 (4.51%) Windows 8
8 10 (4.10%) Windows Vista
9 8 (3.28%) Android
10 7 (2.87%) Apple iOS
11 6 (2.46%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (2.46%) Windows Mobile
11 6 (2.46%) Windows 2000 Server
11 6 (2.46%) MVS
12 4 (1.64%) Windows NT
13 2 (0.82%) HPUX
13 2 (0.82%) CentOS
13 2 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (31.56%) Service Management
2 47 (19.26%) Service Delivery
3 33 (13.52%) Incident Management
4 27 (11.07%) PRINCE2
5 25 (10.25%) Project Management
6 24 (9.84%) Configuration Management
6 24 (9.84%) ITIL V3
7 22 (9.02%) Problem Management
7 22 (9.02%) Change Management
8 21 (8.61%) People Management
9 16 (6.56%) ITSM
10 14 (5.74%) Risk Management
11 12 (4.92%) Migration
12 11 (4.51%) Operations Management
13 10 (4.10%) Software Testing
13 10 (4.10%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (4.10%) Risk Assessment
13 10 (4.10%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (4.10%) Disaster Recovery
14 9 (3.69%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 14 (5.74%) SQL
2 13 (5.33%) PowerShell
3 8 (3.28%) VB
3 8 (3.28%) C
4 3 (1.23%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.82%) VBA
5 2 (0.82%) VBScript
5 2 (0.82%) Java
6 1 (0.41%) Bourne shell
6 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.41%) Korn
6 1 (0.41%) Perl
6 1 (0.41%) C++
Qualifications
1 112 (45.90%) Security Cleared
2 100 (40.98%) SC Cleared
3 40 (16.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 34 (13.93%) MCSE
5 29 (11.89%) DV Cleared
6 28 (11.48%) MCP
7 24 (9.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 16 (6.56%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (4.10%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (2.87%) CCNA
11 5 (2.05%) ISEB
11 5 (2.05%) CCNP
11 5 (2.05%) Degree
12 4 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (1.64%) CCSA
13 3 (1.23%) CCSE
13 3 (1.23%) PMI Certification
14 2 (0.82%) ISEB Practitioner
14 2 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 2 (0.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (21.31%) SLA
2 11 (4.51%) BS15000
3 5 (2.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (2.05%) COBIT
3 5 (2.05%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.82%) QA
4 2 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (9.43%) Active Directory
2 17 (6.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.92%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.87%) Firmware
5 4 (1.64%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.82%) NFS
7 1 (0.41%) Samba
7 1 (0.41%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.41%) UAG
Systems Management
1 28 (11.48%) OVSD
2 26 (10.66%) Backup Exec
3 14 (5.74%) Tivoli
4 10 (4.10%) McAfee ePO
4 10 (4.10%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 5 (2.05%) HP UCMDB
6 4 (1.64%) CA Wily
7 3 (1.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (0.82%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (0.82%) WhatsUp Gold
8 2 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.82%) MAINVIEW
8 2 (0.82%) Control-M
9 1 (0.41%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.41%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 1 (0.41%) SCCM
9 1 (0.41%) SCOM
9 1 (0.41%) YaST
Vendors
1 82 (33.61%) Microsoft
2 23 (9.43%) HP
2 23 (9.43%) Citrix
3 19 (7.79%) VMware
4 18 (7.38%) McAfee
5 16 (6.56%) Remedy
6 14 (5.74%) Oracle
7 12 (4.92%) Cisco
8 11 (4.51%) Lumension
9 10 (4.10%) IBM
10 9 (3.69%) Sophos
11 8 (3.28%) MobileIron
12 4 (1.64%) F5
12 4 (1.64%) CheckPoint
12 4 (1.64%) Symantec
12 4 (1.64%) IronPort
13 3 (1.23%) Blue Coat
13 3 (1.23%) Computacenter
13 3 (1.23%) Juniper
13 3 (1.23%) Nokia
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