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 27 May 2015 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 11 13 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs citing ITIL 89 89 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 11.03% 9.82% 14.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.02% 13.24% 19.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 36 36
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£318 £350 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.28% +24.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £215 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £12.50 £20.95
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+220.00% -40.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
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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
635 672 392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 78.69% 74.17% 73.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 416 234
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 15
Average hourly rate £40.00 £12.50 £18.45
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+220.00% -32.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 2015, 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 99 (52.11%) Security Cleared
2 89 (46.84%) SC Cleared
3 76 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 62 (32.63%) MS Office
5 59 (31.05%) Service Management
6 55 (28.95%) MS Excel
7 53 (27.89%) Windows
8 45 (23.68%) DV Cleared
9 44 (23.16%) HP
10 41 (21.58%) Finance
11 32 (16.84%) Analytical Skills
12 31 (16.32%) PRINCE2
13 30 (15.79%) OVSD
14 29 (15.26%) SLA
15 28 (14.74%) Change Management
16 26 (13.68%) Service Delivery
16 26 (13.68%) ITSM
16 26 (13.68%) VMware
16 26 (13.68%) ITIL V3
17 25 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
17 25 (13.16%) Incident Management
18 24 (12.63%) SQL
19 23 (12.11%) Project Management
19 23 (12.11%) Hyper-V
20 21 (11.05%) Cisco
20 21 (11.05%) Active Directory
21 20 (10.53%) MS Visio
21 20 (10.53%) Management Information System
22 16 (8.42%) SharePoint
22 16 (8.42%) Citrix

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 16 (8.42%) SharePoint
2 12 (6.32%) MS Exchange
3 8 (4.21%) Lync
4 5 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (1.58%) IIS
7 2 (1.05%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 62 (32.63%) MS Office
2 55 (28.95%) MS Excel
3 20 (10.53%) MS Visio
4 14 (7.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (4.74%) MS Project
6 1 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (5.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.11%) PaaS
2 3 (1.58%) Office 365
2 3 (1.58%) IaaS
3 2 (1.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.89%) LAN
1 15 (7.89%) WAN
2 11 (5.79%) Internet
3 10 (5.26%) ATM
4 8 (4.21%) Firewall
5 6 (3.16%) Wireless
6 5 (2.63%) IP Telephony
6 5 (2.63%) DNS
7 4 (2.11%) MPLS
7 4 (2.11%) ADSL
7 4 (2.11%) Ethernet
7 4 (2.11%) Network Security
7 4 (2.11%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (2.11%) Structured Cabling
8 3 (1.58%) Cisco IPT
8 3 (1.58%) SNMP
8 3 (1.58%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.58%) VPN
8 3 (1.58%) PBX
8 3 (1.58%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.37%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.11%) MySQL
2 4 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.53%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.53%) SAP BI
4 1 (0.53%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Yeoman
General
1 41 (21.58%) Finance
2 9 (4.74%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.16%) Banking
4 4 (2.11%) Retail
5 3 (1.58%) Billing
6 2 (1.05%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.05%) Advertising
6 2 (1.05%) Games
7 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.53%) Local Government
7 1 (0.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 57 (30.00%) Analyst
2 23 (12.11%) Service Manager
3 18 (9.47%) Consultant
4 16 (8.42%) Incident Manager
5 14 (7.37%) Project Manager
5 14 (7.37%) Support Analyst
6 12 (6.32%) Technical Specialist
7 10 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
8 9 (4.74%) Services Delivery Manager
8 9 (4.74%) Architect
9 8 (4.21%) Network Analyst
9 8 (4.21%) Service Analyst
10 7 (3.68%) 3rd Line Support
10 7 (3.68%) Administrator
10 7 (3.68%) Service Desk Analyst
10 7 (3.68%) Transition Manager
10 7 (3.68%) Service Transition Manager
11 6 (3.16%) Service Design Architect
11 6 (3.16%) 1st Line Support Analyst
11 6 (3.16%) Configuration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.53%) .NET
1 1 (0.53%) XML
1 1 (0.53%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.84%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 16 (8.42%) Data Centre
4 14 (7.37%) CMDB
5 6 (3.16%) Blackberry
5 6 (3.16%) Economics
6 5 (2.63%) Clustering
6 5 (2.63%) User Experience
7 4 (2.11%) e-Health
8 3 (1.58%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.05%) Statistics
9 2 (1.05%) PMI
10 1 (0.53%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.53%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.53%) BYOD
10 1 (0.53%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.53%) FMCG
10 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 53 (27.89%) Windows
2 16 (8.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (7.37%) Windows 7
4 11 (5.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (5.26%) Windows XP
6 9 (4.74%) Linux
7 7 (3.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (3.16%) UNIX
9 4 (2.11%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (1.58%) AIX
10 3 (1.58%) Solaris
11 2 (1.05%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.05%) CentOS
11 2 (1.05%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.53%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.53%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.53%) Android
12 1 (0.53%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (31.05%) Service Management
2 31 (16.32%) PRINCE2
3 28 (14.74%) Change Management
4 26 (13.68%) Service Delivery
4 26 (13.68%) ITSM
4 26 (13.68%) ITIL V3
5 25 (13.16%) Incident Management
6 23 (12.11%) Project Management
7 15 (7.89%) Change Control
8 13 (6.84%) Data Analysis
9 11 (5.79%) CRM
10 10 (5.26%) Configuration Management
10 10 (5.26%) Matrix Management
11 9 (4.74%) Network Management
11 9 (4.74%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (4.74%) Build Automation
12 8 (4.21%) Mentoring
12 8 (4.21%) People Management
12 8 (4.21%) Problem Management
12 8 (4.21%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (12.63%) SQL
2 15 (7.89%) PowerShell
3 9 (4.74%) VB
4 4 (2.11%) T-SQL
4 4 (2.11%) C
5 2 (1.05%) VBA
Qualifications
1 99 (52.11%) Security Cleared
2 89 (46.84%) SC Cleared
3 45 (23.68%) DV Cleared
4 15 (7.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 12 (6.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 11 (5.79%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (4.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (4.74%) CCNA
7 9 (4.74%) MCSE
7 9 (4.74%) APMP
8 8 (4.21%) Degree
9 7 (3.68%) CCNP
10 6 (3.16%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (2.11%) MCP
12 4 (2.11%) HNC
12 4 (2.11%) HND
13 3 (1.58%) PMP
13 3 (1.58%) PMI Certification
14 2 (1.05%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (15.26%) SLA
2 4 (2.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (2.11%) COBIT
2 4 (2.11%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.58%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.05%) QA
5 1 (0.53%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.53%) BS15000
5 1 (0.53%) TickIT
System Software
1 25 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (12.11%) Hyper-V
3 21 (11.05%) Active Directory
4 7 (3.68%) vSphere
5 5 (2.63%) XenApp
5 5 (2.63%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.05%) UAG
6 2 (1.05%) NFS
6 2 (1.05%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.53%) Firmware
7 1 (0.53%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 30 (15.79%) OVSD
2 13 (6.84%) OpenView
3 10 (5.26%) SCCM
3 10 (5.26%) SCOM
4 9 (4.74%) Tivoli
4 9 (4.74%) Backup Exec
4 9 (4.74%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 7 (3.68%) SCOrch
6 6 (3.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 6 (3.16%) AirWatch
7 5 (2.63%) XenMobile
8 4 (2.11%) CA Spectrum
8 4 (2.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 3 (1.58%) Cisco Prime
9 3 (1.58%) HP UCMDB
9 3 (1.58%) SCVMM
9 3 (1.58%) WhatsUp Gold
9 3 (1.58%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 76 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 44 (23.16%) HP
3 26 (13.68%) VMware
4 21 (11.05%) Cisco
5 16 (8.42%) Citrix
6 10 (5.26%) NetApp
7 6 (3.16%) Remedy
8 5 (2.63%) McAfee
8 5 (2.63%) IBM
8 5 (2.63%) Symantec
8 5 (2.63%) Lumension
9 4 (2.11%) F5
9 4 (2.11%) GFI Software
9 4 (2.11%) CA
9 4 (2.11%) Oracle
9 4 (2.11%) Dell
10 3 (1.58%) EMC
10 3 (1.58%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.58%) Brocade
10 3 (1.58%) 3PAR
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