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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 5 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 149 84 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 16.54% 11.65% 16.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.35% 16.12% 23.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 27 31
Average daily rate
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£300 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £150 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 5
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -12.85%
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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
698 521 410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 77.47% 72.26% 71.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 275 198
Average daily rate £350 £375 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 21 17
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £35.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 December 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 24 December 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.

1 113 (46.50%) Security Cleared
2 102 (41.98%) SC Cleared
3 97 (39.92%) Windows
4 83 (34.16%) Microsoft
5 71 (29.22%) Service Management
6 63 (25.93%) MS Excel
7 52 (21.40%) Finance
8 51 (20.99%) SLA
9 46 (18.93%) Service Delivery
10 40 (16.46%) MS Exchange
10 40 (16.46%) MS Office
11 37 (15.23%) Windows Server 2008
12 36 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
12 36 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
13 35 (14.40%) Incident Management
14 33 (13.58%) MCSE
15 30 (12.35%) Change Management
15 30 (12.35%) DV Cleared
16 29 (11.93%) Exchange Server 2003
16 29 (11.93%) OVSD
16 29 (11.93%) PRINCE2
17 28 (11.52%) Windows 7
18 27 (11.11%) MCP
19 24 (9.88%) Backup Exec
19 24 (9.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
20 23 (9.47%) VMware
20 23 (9.47%) Citrix
21 22 (9.05%) McAfee
21 22 (9.05%) ITIL V3
22 21 (8.64%) VMware Infrastructure

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 40 (16.46%) MS Exchange
2 29 (11.93%) Exchange Server 2003
3 14 (5.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 14 (5.76%) Lync
4 12 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (4.94%) SharePoint
5 10 (4.12%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.65%) Office Communications Server
6 4 (1.65%) IIS
7 2 (0.82%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.41%) CICS
8 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 63 (25.93%) MS Excel
2 40 (16.46%) MS Office
3 15 (6.17%) MS Visio
4 11 (4.53%) MS Project
5 2 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
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 (2.06%) Office 365
2 3 (1.23%) PaaS
3 2 (0.82%) SaaS
3 2 (0.82%) IaaS
4 1 (0.41%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.76%) ATM
2 13 (5.35%) Firewall
3 11 (4.53%) WAN
4 10 (4.12%) LAN
5 7 (2.88%) Internet
6 6 (2.47%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (2.06%) TACACS
8 4 (1.65%) VoIP
9 3 (1.23%) MPLS
9 3 (1.23%) SAN
9 3 (1.23%) Intranet
9 3 (1.23%) IP Telephony
10 2 (0.82%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (0.82%) DHCP
10 2 (0.82%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.82%) VPN
10 2 (0.82%) DNS
11 1 (0.41%) SSL
11 1 (0.41%) WLAN
11 1 (0.41%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (8.23%) Crystal Reports
2 10 (4.12%) Oracle Database
3 8 (3.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (2.47%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (2.47%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (2.06%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (1.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (2.47%) PVCS
1 6 (2.47%) ClearCase
General
1 52 (21.40%) Finance
2 18 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 11 (4.53%) Banking
4 7 (2.88%) Retail
5 3 (1.23%) Spanish Language
6 2 (0.82%) Retail Banking
6 2 (0.82%) Advertising
6 2 (0.82%) Publishing
7 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.41%) International Banking
7 1 (0.41%) Billing
Job Titles
1 94 (38.68%) Analyst
2 34 (13.99%) Support Analyst
2 34 (13.99%) 1st Line Support
3 31 (12.76%) Service Manager
4 23 (9.47%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 22 (9.05%) Service Desk Analyst
5 22 (9.05%) Service Analyst
6 17 (7.00%) Transition Manager
7 16 (6.58%) Delivery Manager
7 16 (6.58%) Services Delivery Manager
8 14 (5.76%) Team Leader
9 12 (4.94%) Service Transition Manager
10 10 (4.12%) Change Analyst
10 10 (4.12%) Infrastructure Team Leader
10 10 (4.12%) Project Manager
11 9 (3.70%) Business Analyst
11 9 (3.70%) Technical Specialist
12 8 (3.29%) Incident Manager
12 8 (3.29%) Security Specialist
13 7 (2.88%) Technical Analyst
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 36 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.82%) Management Information System
3 14 (5.76%) Mainframe
4 13 (5.35%) Blackberry
5 6 (2.47%) Open Source
5 6 (2.47%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.65%) User Experience
6 4 (1.65%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.82%) Statistics
7 2 (0.82%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.41%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.41%) CMDB
8 1 (0.41%) Clustering
8 1 (0.41%) PKI
8 1 (0.41%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.41%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 97 (39.92%) Windows
2 37 (15.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (11.52%) Windows 7
4 18 (7.41%) UNIX
5 17 (7.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (6.58%) Linux
7 15 (6.17%) Windows XP
8 11 (4.53%) Windows 8
9 10 (4.12%) Windows Vista
9 10 (4.12%) Windows 2000 Server
10 8 (3.29%) Android
10 8 (3.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (2.88%) Apple iOS
12 6 (2.47%) Windows Mobile
12 6 (2.47%) MVS
13 4 (1.65%) Windows NT
14 2 (0.82%) HPUX
14 2 (0.82%) CentOS
14 2 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (29.22%) Service Management
2 46 (18.93%) Service Delivery
3 35 (14.40%) Incident Management
4 30 (12.35%) Change Management
5 29 (11.93%) PRINCE2
6 22 (9.05%) ITIL V3
7 17 (7.00%) People Management
8 16 (6.58%) Configuration Management
8 16 (6.58%) Project Management
8 16 (6.58%) Problem Management
9 15 (6.17%) ITSM
10 14 (5.76%) Risk Management
10 14 (5.76%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (5.35%) Migration
11 13 (5.35%) Software Testing
12 12 (4.94%) Mentoring
13 11 (4.53%) Line Management
13 11 (4.53%) Change Control
13 11 (4.53%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (4.53%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 17 (7.00%) PowerShell
2 12 (4.94%) SQL
3 11 (4.53%) C
4 10 (4.12%) VB
5 3 (1.23%) VBA
5 3 (1.23%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.82%) Java
7 1 (0.41%) Bourne shell
7 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.41%) Perl
7 1 (0.41%) C++
7 1 (0.41%) Korn
7 1 (0.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 113 (46.50%) Security Cleared
2 102 (41.98%) SC Cleared
3 36 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 33 (13.58%) MCSE
5 30 (12.35%) DV Cleared
6 27 (11.11%) MCP
7 24 (9.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 13 (5.35%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (4.94%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (3.29%) CCNP
10 8 (3.29%) CCNA
11 6 (2.47%) CCSA
12 5 (2.06%) CCSE
12 5 (2.06%) ISEB
12 5 (2.06%) Degree
13 4 (1.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 4 (1.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 2 (0.82%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 2 (0.82%) ISTQB
14 2 (0.82%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (20.99%) SLA
2 11 (4.53%) BS15000
3 6 (2.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (2.06%) COBIT
4 5 (2.06%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.82%) QA
5 2 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (8.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (8.23%) Active Directory
3 16 (6.58%) Hyper-V
4 8 (3.29%) Firmware
5 4 (1.65%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.82%) XenApp
7 2 (0.82%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.82%) NFS
8 1 (0.41%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.41%) UAG
8 1 (0.41%) Samba
Systems Management
1 29 (11.93%) OVSD
2 24 (9.88%) Backup Exec
3 17 (7.00%) Tivoli
4 13 (5.35%) McAfee ePO
4 13 (5.35%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 4 (1.65%) CA Wily
6 3 (1.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.82%) XenMobile
7 2 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.82%) MAINVIEW
7 2 (0.82%) Control-M
8 1 (0.41%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.41%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 1 (0.41%) SCCM
8 1 (0.41%) SCOM
8 1 (0.41%) YaST
8 1 (0.41%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.41%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 83 (34.16%) Microsoft
2 23 (9.47%) Citrix
2 23 (9.47%) VMware
3 22 (9.05%) McAfee
4 19 (7.82%) HP
5 18 (7.41%) Oracle
6 16 (6.58%) Remedy
7 13 (5.35%) Lumension
7 13 (5.35%) Cisco
8 12 (4.94%) IBM
9 11 (4.53%) Sophos
10 8 (3.29%) MobileIron
11 7 (2.88%) F5
12 6 (2.47%) CheckPoint
13 5 (2.06%) Blue Coat
13 5 (2.06%) Computacenter
13 5 (2.06%) Juniper
13 5 (2.06%) Nokia
14 4 (1.65%) IronPort
14 4 (1.65%) Symantec
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