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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 7 13 11
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing ITIL 110 98 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 12.72% 10.97% 11.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.15% 14.24% 15.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 36 25
Average daily rate
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£363 £350 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £230 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 15 12
Average hourly rate £16.14 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.12% -3.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.88 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.78% -14.18%
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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
681 688 501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 78.73% 77.04% 72.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 422 431 266
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 21 21
Average hourly rate £22.50 £12.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -22.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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.

1 110 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 97 (44.09%) SC Cleared
3 89 (40.45%) Microsoft
4 79 (35.91%) Service Management
5 65 (29.55%) DV Cleared
6 63 (28.64%) MS Office
7 59 (26.82%) MS Excel
8 58 (26.36%) HP
8 58 (26.36%) Finance
9 50 (22.73%) Windows
10 42 (19.09%) Project Management
11 41 (18.64%) ITSM
12 36 (16.36%) OVSD
12 36 (16.36%) PRINCE2
13 33 (15.00%) Change Management
13 33 (15.00%) ITIL V3
14 32 (14.55%) SQL
15 31 (14.09%) Analytical Skills
16 28 (12.73%) Incident Management
17 27 (12.27%) Service Delivery
17 27 (12.27%) MS Visio
17 27 (12.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 24 (10.91%) VMware
18 24 (10.91%) SLA
19 23 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
20 22 (10.00%) CMDB
20 22 (10.00%) Active Directory
21 21 (9.55%) Citrix
21 21 (9.55%) Hyper-V
22 20 (9.09%) Cisco

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 18 (8.18%) SharePoint
2 12 (5.45%) MS Exchange
3 9 (4.09%) Lync
4 5 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (1.36%) IIS
7 2 (0.91%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.91%) WebSphere
Applications
1 63 (28.64%) MS Office
2 59 (26.82%) MS Excel
3 27 (12.27%) MS Visio
4 14 (6.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (5.45%) MS Project
6 3 (1.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.73%) assyst
3 1 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.36%) Office 365
2 2 (0.91%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.18%) Internet
2 13 (5.91%) LAN
2 13 (5.91%) WAN
3 8 (3.64%) Firewall
4 6 (2.73%) SAN
4 6 (2.73%) ATM
4 6 (2.73%) Wireless
5 5 (2.27%) IP Telephony
5 5 (2.27%) DNS
6 4 (1.82%) MPLS
6 4 (1.82%) ADSL
6 4 (1.82%) Ethernet
6 4 (1.82%) Structured Cabling
7 3 (1.36%) Cisco IPT
7 3 (1.36%) Network Security
7 3 (1.36%) SNMP
7 3 (1.36%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.36%) VPN
7 3 (1.36%) PBX
7 3 (1.36%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.36%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.73%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (2.73%) Oracle Database 12c
2 6 (2.73%) Oracle Database
2 6 (2.73%) Crystal Reports
2 6 (2.73%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (2.73%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (1.82%) MySQL
3 4 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.36%) DB2
5 1 (0.45%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.45%) SAP BI
5 1 (0.45%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.36%) PVCS
1 3 (1.36%) ClearCase
1 3 (1.36%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.45%) Yeoman
2 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.45%) ClearQuest
2 1 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 58 (26.36%) Finance
2 13 (5.91%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.18%) Retail
4 4 (1.82%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.36%) Banking
6 2 (0.91%) Billing
6 2 (0.91%) Local Government
6 2 (0.91%) Games
6 2 (0.91%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.45%) Advertising
7 1 (0.45%) Publishing
7 1 (0.45%) Military
7 1 (0.45%) Marketing
7 1 (0.45%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 71 (32.27%) Analyst
2 25 (11.36%) Service Manager
3 20 (9.09%) Incident Manager
4 15 (6.82%) Consultant
5 14 (6.36%) Project Manager
5 14 (6.36%) Support Analyst
6 11 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
7 10 (4.55%) Services Delivery Manager
8 9 (4.09%) Service Analyst
9 8 (3.64%) Service Desk Analyst
9 8 (3.64%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (3.64%) Business Analyst
10 7 (3.18%) 1st Line Support
10 7 (3.18%) Configuration Analyst
10 7 (3.18%) Architect
11 6 (2.73%) Network Analyst
11 6 (2.73%) Technical Specialist
11 6 (2.73%) Support Engineer
11 6 (2.73%) Citrix Specialist
11 6 (2.73%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.82%) XML
2 3 (1.36%) XML Messaging
2 3 (1.36%) SOAP
3 1 (0.45%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.45%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.45%) HTML5
3 1 (0.45%) X-Windows
3 1 (0.45%) HTML
3 1 (0.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.09%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (10.00%) CMDB
3 17 (7.73%) Management Information System
4 16 (7.27%) Data Centre
5 9 (4.09%) Economics
6 6 (2.73%) User Experience
7 5 (2.27%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.27%) Clustering
7 5 (2.27%) PMI
7 5 (2.27%) Blackberry
7 5 (2.27%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.82%) e-Health
9 3 (1.36%) VSAM
9 3 (1.36%) Biometrics
10 2 (0.91%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.91%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.91%) BYOD
10 2 (0.91%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.45%) Tandem
11 1 (0.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 50 (22.73%) Windows
2 13 (5.91%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (5.91%) UNIX
3 12 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (4.55%) Windows 7
5 8 (3.64%) Windows XP
5 8 (3.64%) Linux
6 6 (2.73%) Windows 2000 Server
6 6 (2.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.82%) MVS
8 3 (1.36%) AIX
8 3 (1.36%) Solaris
9 2 (0.91%) Windows 2000
9 2 (0.91%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.91%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.91%) Android
9 2 (0.91%) CentOS
9 2 (0.91%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.45%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (35.91%) Service Management
2 42 (19.09%) Project Management
3 41 (18.64%) ITSM
4 36 (16.36%) PRINCE2
5 33 (15.00%) Change Management
5 33 (15.00%) ITIL V3
6 28 (12.73%) Incident Management
7 27 (12.27%) Service Delivery
8 15 (6.82%) CRM
8 15 (6.82%) Change Control
9 13 (5.91%) Configuration Management
9 13 (5.91%) Data Analysis
10 12 (5.45%) Project Planning
10 12 (5.45%) Data Protection
11 11 (5.00%) Problem Management
11 11 (5.00%) People Management
12 10 (4.55%) Matrix Management
13 9 (4.09%) Migration
14 8 (3.64%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (3.64%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 32 (14.55%) SQL
2 14 (6.36%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.73%) VB
4 4 (1.82%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.36%) JCL
6 1 (0.45%) Korn
6 1 (0.45%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 110 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 97 (44.09%) SC Cleared
3 65 (29.55%) DV Cleared
4 27 (12.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 15 (6.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 10 (4.55%) CCNA
6 10 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (4.09%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (4.09%) Degree
7 9 (4.09%) APMP
8 8 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (3.64%) MCSE
9 6 (2.73%) PMP
9 6 (2.73%) PMI Certification
10 5 (2.27%) CCNP
10 5 (2.27%) MCP
10 5 (2.27%) ISEB
11 4 (1.82%) HNC
11 4 (1.82%) HND
11 4 (1.82%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (10.91%) SLA
2 6 (2.73%) COBIT
2 6 (2.73%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.36%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.45%) QA
5 1 (0.45%) BS15000
5 1 (0.45%) TickIT
System Software
1 23 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 21 (9.55%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.27%) XenApp
4 5 (2.27%) XenDesktop
5 4 (1.82%) vSphere
6 3 (1.36%) UAG
7 2 (0.91%) BitLocker
7 2 (0.91%) NFS
7 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 36 (16.36%) OVSD
2 13 (5.91%) OpenView
3 12 (5.45%) SCCM
4 10 (4.55%) SCOM
5 8 (3.64%) SCOrch
6 7 (3.18%) AirWatch
7 6 (2.73%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 6 (2.73%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 6 (2.73%) Tivoli
8 5 (2.27%) Backup Exec
8 5 (2.27%) XenMobile
9 4 (1.82%) Control-M
9 4 (1.82%) CA Spectrum
9 4 (1.82%) SCVMM
10 3 (1.36%) WhatsUp Gold
10 3 (1.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 3 (1.36%) HP UCMDB
10 3 (1.36%) MAINVIEW
10 3 (1.36%) CA Endevor
10 3 (1.36%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 89 (40.45%) Microsoft
2 58 (26.36%) HP
3 24 (10.91%) VMware
4 21 (9.55%) Citrix
5 20 (9.09%) Cisco
6 11 (5.00%) Remedy
7 10 (4.55%) NetApp
8 6 (2.73%) Oracle
9 5 (2.27%) IBM
9 5 (2.27%) Lumension
9 5 (2.27%) Symantec
10 4 (1.82%) CA
11 3 (1.36%) GFI Software
11 3 (1.36%) Brocade
11 3 (1.36%) 3PAR
11 3 (1.36%) F5
11 3 (1.36%) Dell
11 3 (1.36%) EMC
12 2 (0.91%) Lotus
12 2 (0.91%) SAP
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Lorien Resourcing
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