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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 12 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing ITIL 86 79 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 10.15% 10.19% 10.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.37% 13.81% 14.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 19 43
Average daily rate
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£300 £240 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £133 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £510 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 5
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.82 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.16% -4.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £12.50 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £57.24 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +16.66%
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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
643 572 541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 75.91% 73.81% 71.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 311 277
Average daily rate £380 £375 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +9.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 26 37
Average hourly rate £12.00 £23.25 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.38% +60.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.99 £12.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £63.20 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

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 2 September 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 86 (47.51%) Security Cleared
2 74 (40.88%) SC Cleared
3 68 (37.57%) Microsoft
4 60 (33.15%) Windows
5 58 (32.04%) Finance
6 47 (25.97%) Service Management
7 35 (19.34%) DV Cleared
8 32 (17.68%) MS Office
9 30 (16.57%) Active Directory
10 29 (16.02%) MS Excel
11 28 (15.47%) PRINCE2
12 26 (14.36%) Service Delivery
13 22 (12.15%) MS Exchange
13 22 (12.15%) Citrix
14 21 (11.60%) HP
14 21 (11.60%) SLA
14 21 (11.60%) Project Management
14 21 (11.60%) Windows Server 2008
15 20 (11.05%) Problem Management
16 19 (10.50%) SharePoint
17 18 (9.94%) SQL
18 17 (9.39%) MS Project
19 16 (8.84%) Microsoft Certification
19 16 (8.84%) ITIL Certification
19 16 (8.84%) Incident Management
20 15 (8.29%) OVSD
20 15 (8.29%) BS15000
21 13 (7.18%) Windows 7
22 12 (6.63%) UNIX
22 12 (6.63%) ITIL V3

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 22 (12.15%) MS Exchange
2 19 (10.50%) SharePoint
3 10 (5.52%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (3.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (3.31%) Lync
6 5 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (2.21%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.10%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.55%) CICS
10 1 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 32 (17.68%) MS Office
2 29 (16.02%) MS Excel
3 17 (9.39%) MS Project
4 8 (4.42%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.66%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.55%) Staffware
2 1 (0.55%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.21%) ATM
2 3 (1.66%) WAN
2 3 (1.66%) Internet
2 3 (1.66%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.10%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (1.10%) Network Security
3 2 (1.10%) Intranet
3 2 (1.10%) SNMP
3 2 (1.10%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.10%) LAN
3 2 (1.10%) VoIP
4 1 (0.55%) Broadband
4 1 (0.55%) VPN
4 1 (0.55%) SAN
4 1 (0.55%) LDAP
4 1 (0.55%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.87%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (1.66%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (1.10%) Oracle Database
General
1 58 (32.04%) Finance
2 6 (3.31%) Banking
3 4 (2.21%) Retail
3 4 (2.21%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.66%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.10%) Publishing
5 2 (1.10%) Marketing
5 2 (1.10%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.55%) International Banking
6 1 (0.55%) Electronics
6 1 (0.55%) Automotive
6 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 64 (35.36%) Analyst
2 23 (12.71%) 1st Line Support
3 21 (11.60%) Support Analyst
4 18 (9.94%) Service Manager
5 16 (8.84%) Help Desk Analyst
6 15 (8.29%) Service Analyst
7 14 (7.73%) Help Desk Support
8 13 (7.18%) Service Desk Analyst
8 13 (7.18%) Project Manager
9 12 (6.63%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 11 (6.08%) Coordinator
11 10 (5.52%) Incident Manager
12 9 (4.97%) Consultant
13 8 (4.42%) 2nd Line Support
13 8 (4.42%) Services Delivery Manager
13 8 (4.42%) Delivery Manager
14 6 (3.31%) Applications Support
14 6 (3.31%) Architect
15 5 (2.76%) Desktop Support
15 5 (2.76%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.66%) .NET
2 2 (1.10%) Servlets
2 2 (1.10%) Middleware
2 2 (1.10%) HTML5
2 2 (1.10%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.97%) Blackberry
2 5 (2.76%) Mobile App
3 3 (1.66%) CMDB
3 3 (1.66%) PMI
4 2 (1.10%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.55%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.55%) Handset
5 1 (0.55%) PDA
5 1 (0.55%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.55%) EPoS
5 1 (0.55%) DTV
5 1 (0.55%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 60 (33.15%) Windows
2 21 (11.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (7.18%) Windows 7
4 12 (6.63%) UNIX
5 10 (5.52%) Windows XP
6 8 (4.42%) Android
7 7 (3.87%) Apple iOS
8 6 (3.31%) Windows Mobile
9 5 (2.76%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (1.66%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.10%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.55%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.55%) HPUX
12 1 (0.55%) Linux
12 1 (0.55%) MVS
12 1 (0.55%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (25.97%) Service Management
2 28 (15.47%) PRINCE2
3 26 (14.36%) Service Delivery
4 21 (11.60%) Project Management
5 20 (11.05%) Problem Management
6 16 (8.84%) Incident Management
7 12 (6.63%) ITIL V3
8 11 (6.08%) ITSM
8 11 (6.08%) PRINCE
9 10 (5.52%) Configuration Management
10 7 (3.87%) CRM
10 7 (3.87%) Migration
10 7 (3.87%) Programme Management
10 7 (3.87%) Operations Management
11 6 (3.31%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (3.31%) Change Control
12 5 (2.76%) Process Improvement
12 5 (2.76%) P3M3
12 5 (2.76%) Project Planning
12 5 (2.76%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 18 (9.94%) SQL
2 7 (3.87%) VBScript
2 7 (3.87%) Java
3 6 (3.31%) VB
4 5 (2.76%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.10%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 86 (47.51%) Security Cleared
2 74 (40.88%) SC Cleared
3 35 (19.34%) DV Cleared
4 16 (8.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (8.84%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (5.52%) MCSE
6 9 (4.97%) MCP
6 9 (4.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 8 (4.42%) ISEB
8 5 (2.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (2.21%) CTC Cleared
9 4 (2.21%) PMI Certification
9 4 (2.21%) ISTQB
10 3 (1.66%) Degree
11 2 (1.10%) CITP
12 1 (0.55%) CCSA
12 1 (0.55%) ISEB Practitioner
12 1 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.55%) CCNP
12 1 (0.55%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (11.60%) SLA
2 15 (8.29%) BS15000
3 5 (2.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (2.21%) P3O
5 2 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 30 (16.57%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.76%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (8.29%) OVSD
2 11 (6.08%) Backup Exec
3 8 (4.42%) HP UCMDB
4 4 (2.21%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (1.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (1.10%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (1.10%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 2 (1.10%) WhatsUp Gold
6 2 (1.10%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.55%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.55%) MAINVIEW
7 1 (0.55%) Control-M
7 1 (0.55%) OpenView
7 1 (0.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 68 (37.57%) Microsoft
2 22 (12.15%) Citrix
3 21 (11.60%) HP
4 8 (4.42%) Oracle
4 8 (4.42%) MobileIron
5 6 (3.31%) Remedy
6 5 (2.76%) Cisco
7 4 (2.21%) SAP
8 3 (1.66%) IronPort
8 3 (1.66%) Symantec
9 2 (1.10%) RightFax
9 2 (1.10%) QNX
9 2 (1.10%) VMware
10 1 (0.55%) Huawei
10 1 (0.55%) Wonderware
10 1 (0.55%) Websense
10 1 (0.55%) EMC
10 1 (0.55%) IBM
10 1 (0.55%) BMC
10 1 (0.55%) Hitachi
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: £170 - £180 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Directions On-line Ltd
Rate: From £44,000 to £45,000 per annum Holiday, medical care pension and mo
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £20 - £28 per hour
Posted: 15 days ago