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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 7 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing ITIL 93 119 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 13.90% 12.38% 12.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.03% 15.49% 15.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 64 46
Median daily rate £380 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.42% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £171 £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £474 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 7
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.14 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.06% +34.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £16.75 £15.94
% change year-on-year
+10.44% +5.09%
ITIL
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
546 768 669
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 81.61% 79.92% 78.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 464 407
Median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £274 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £537 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 15
Median hourly rate £10.62 £22.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.80% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £17.68 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £28.80 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 August 2016.

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 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 75 (37.88%) Finance
2 74 (37.37%) Security Cleared
3 70 (35.35%) Service Management
4 68 (34.34%) SC Cleared
5 49 (24.75%) Microsoft
6 47 (23.74%) Service Delivery
7 43 (21.72%) ITIL Certification
8 42 (21.21%) Windows
9 41 (20.71%) SLA
10 39 (19.70%) MS Office
11 37 (18.69%) ITIL V3
12 35 (17.68%) Linux
13 31 (15.66%) HP
14 28 (14.14%) ITSM
14 28 (14.14%) Project Management
15 27 (13.64%) Java
15 27 (13.64%) Service Design
16 25 (12.63%) PRINCE2
16 25 (12.63%) Active Directory
17 24 (12.12%) DV Cleared
18 22 (11.11%) Problem Management
18 22 (11.11%) MS Excel
19 21 (10.61%) SQL
20 19 (9.60%) Analytical Skills
21 18 (9.09%) Management Information System
21 18 (9.09%) Change Management
22 16 (8.08%) Stakeholder Management
22 16 (8.08%) Incident Management
22 16 (8.08%) Tomcat
23 15 (7.58%) SAP

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (8.08%) Tomcat
2 6 (3.03%) Apache
2 6 (3.03%) WebSphere
3 5 (2.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.01%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.01%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 39 (19.70%) MS Office
2 22 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 6 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.53%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.51%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.51%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.52%) Office 365
2 1 (0.51%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (0.51%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.07%) iSCSI
2 3 (1.52%) Internet
2 3 (1.52%) LAN
2 3 (1.52%) SAN
2 3 (1.52%) WAN
2 3 (1.52%) WEP
3 2 (1.01%) DMZ
3 2 (1.01%) Firewall
3 2 (1.01%) NAS
3 2 (1.01%) Network Security
3 2 (1.01%) VPN
3 2 (1.01%) WLAN
4 1 (0.51%) ADSL
4 1 (0.51%) DNS
4 1 (0.51%) Intranet
4 1 (0.51%) MPLS
4 1 (0.51%) VoIP
4 1 (0.51%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 6 (3.03%) SAP BI
3 4 (2.02%) DB2
3 4 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.01%) Big Data
4 2 (1.01%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.51%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 9 (4.55%) Log4j
General
1 75 (37.88%) Finance
2 12 (6.06%) Retail
3 7 (3.54%) Banking
3 7 (3.54%) Spanish Language
3 7 (3.54%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.53%) German Language
5 4 (2.02%) Automotive
5 4 (2.02%) Electronics
5 4 (2.02%) Legal
5 4 (2.02%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.02%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 58 (29.29%) Analyst
2 28 (14.14%) Service Manager
3 25 (12.63%) Support Analyst
4 21 (10.61%) Applications Support
4 21 (10.61%) Architect
5 18 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
5 18 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
6 16 (8.08%) Delivery Manager
7 15 (7.58%) Service Analyst
8 12 (6.06%) Service Architect
9 11 (5.56%) IT Manager
9 11 (5.56%) ITIL Manager
9 11 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
10 8 (4.04%) Head of Information
10 8 (4.04%) Head of Information Systems
10 8 (4.04%) Head of Strategy
10 8 (4.04%) ITIL Service Manager
10 8 (4.04%) Project Manager
11 7 (3.54%) Storage Specialist
12 6 (3.03%) Problem Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.07%) J2SE
2 11 (5.56%) XML
3 9 (4.55%) XML Schema
3 9 (4.55%) XSLT
4 4 (2.02%) CSS
4 4 (2.02%) CSS3
4 4 (2.02%) HTML
4 4 (2.02%) HTML5
4 4 (2.02%) J2EE
4 4 (2.02%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (1.01%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.60%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.54%) Smartphone
4 5 (2.53%) Blackberry
4 5 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.02%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.52%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.01%) iPad
7 2 (1.01%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (1.01%) PMI
7 2 (1.01%) Statistics
7 2 (1.01%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.51%) Clustering
8 1 (0.51%) CMDB
8 1 (0.51%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (0.51%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.51%) IVR
8 1 (0.51%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 42 (21.21%) Windows
2 35 (17.68%) Linux
3 14 (7.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (5.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (4.04%) Data ONTAP
7 7 (3.54%) Unix
7 7 (3.54%) Windows Server
7 7 (3.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (3.54%) Windows XP
8 6 (3.03%) CentOS
8 6 (3.03%) Ubuntu
9 5 (2.53%) Windows 10
9 5 (2.53%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.52%) MVS
10 3 (1.52%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.51%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (35.35%) Service Management
2 47 (23.74%) Service Delivery
3 37 (18.69%) ITIL V3
4 28 (14.14%) ITSM
4 28 (14.14%) Project Management
5 27 (13.64%) Service Design
6 25 (12.63%) PRINCE2
7 22 (11.11%) Problem Management
8 18 (9.09%) Change Management
9 16 (8.08%) Incident Management
9 16 (8.08%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (7.07%) CRM
11 14 (7.07%) TOGAF
11 14 (7.07%) Virtual Environments
12 10 (5.05%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (4.55%) Change Control
13 9 (4.55%) Configuration Management
13 9 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
14 8 (4.04%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (13.64%) Java
2 21 (10.61%) SQL
3 12 (6.06%) Bash Shell
4 8 (4.04%) Python
5 5 (2.53%) PHP
6 4 (2.02%) Perl
7 2 (1.01%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.51%) C
8 1 (0.51%) C#
8 1 (0.51%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.51%) VB
Qualifications
1 74 (37.37%) Security Cleared
2 68 (34.34%) SC Cleared
3 43 (21.72%) ITIL Certification
4 24 (12.12%) DV Cleared
5 13 (6.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 10 (5.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 9 (4.55%) Degree
8 8 (4.04%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (2.02%) ISTQB
9 4 (2.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (1.52%) MCSE
11 2 (1.01%) CITP
11 2 (1.01%) ISEB
11 2 (1.01%) MBA
11 2 (1.01%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.51%) CCNA
12 1 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.51%) GSAE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (20.71%) SLA
2 9 (4.55%) COBIT
3 8 (4.04%) QA
4 5 (2.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.51%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.51%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (12.63%) Active Directory
2 15 (7.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (7.07%) NFS
3 14 (7.07%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (3.03%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.02%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (1.52%) XenApp
7 2 (1.01%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.51%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (6.57%) SCOM
2 11 (5.56%) OVSD
3 3 (1.52%) CA Wily
3 3 (1.52%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.01%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.01%) SCCM
5 1 (0.51%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.51%) Control-M
5 1 (0.51%) SCSM
5 1 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 49 (24.75%) Microsoft
2 31 (15.66%) HP
3 15 (7.58%) SAP
3 15 (7.58%) VMware
4 11 (5.56%) IBM
4 11 (5.56%) Oracle
5 10 (5.05%) NetApp
6 9 (4.55%) Citrix
7 5 (2.53%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.02%) Remedy
9 3 (1.52%) Bloomberg
9 3 (1.52%) Reuters
10 2 (1.01%) Cisco
10 2 (1.01%) Intel Security
10 2 (1.01%) Lumension
11 1 (0.51%) Altiris
11 1 (0.51%) Computacenter
11 1 (0.51%) Cyber-Ark
11 1 (0.51%) ForgeRock
11 1 (0.51%) Veeam
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