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 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 9 12 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing ITIL 119 95 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 12.06% 11.12% 10.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.18% 14.50% 13.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 44 18
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£375 £306 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.44% +27.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £113 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £421 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 15
Average hourly rate £16.14 £12.00 £13.82
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.50% -13.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%
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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
784 655 565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 79.43% 76.70% 74.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 456 394 305
Average daily rate £390 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £249 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £495 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 27
Average hourly rate £22.50 £12.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.91 £10.99 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £16.50 £62.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

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 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 2 September 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 97 (46.19%) Security Cleared
2 84 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 84 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 72 (34.29%) Service Management
4 63 (30.00%) Finance
5 57 (27.14%) DV Cleared
6 53 (25.24%) MS Excel
7 50 (23.81%) HP
8 46 (21.90%) MS Office
9 43 (20.48%) Windows
9 43 (20.48%) Project Management
10 38 (18.10%) ITSM
11 34 (16.19%) Service Delivery
12 33 (15.71%) ITIL V3
13 31 (14.76%) PRINCE2
14 29 (13.81%) SQL
15 28 (13.33%) OVSD
16 27 (12.86%) Change Management
16 27 (12.86%) MS Visio
17 25 (11.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 25 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
18 24 (11.43%) Incident Management
18 24 (11.43%) CMDB
19 22 (10.48%) SLA
19 22 (10.48%) Citrix
19 22 (10.48%) VMware
20 21 (10.00%) CRM
20 21 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
21 20 (9.52%) Remedy
22 19 (9.05%) SharePoint

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 19 (9.05%) SharePoint
2 10 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 9 (4.29%) Lync
4 4 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.43%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.43%) IIS
6 2 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 53 (25.24%) MS Excel
2 46 (21.90%) MS Office
3 27 (12.86%) MS Visio
4 18 (8.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (2.86%) MS Project
6 4 (1.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.86%) assyst
3 3 (1.43%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.19%) Internet
2 9 (4.29%) LAN
2 9 (4.29%) WAN
3 8 (3.81%) Firewall
4 6 (2.86%) SAN
4 6 (2.86%) ATM
5 4 (1.90%) Network Security
6 3 (1.43%) VoIP
6 3 (1.43%) SNMP
6 3 (1.43%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.43%) Intranet
6 3 (1.43%) Wireless
6 3 (1.43%) IP Telephony
7 2 (0.95%) MPLS
7 2 (0.95%) DNS
7 2 (0.95%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.95%) ADSL
8 1 (0.48%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.48%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.48%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
2 6 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (2.86%) Oracle Database 12c
2 6 (2.86%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.90%) MySQL
4 3 (1.43%) MS Access
4 3 (1.43%) DB2
5 1 (0.48%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.48%) SAP BI
5 1 (0.48%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.43%) PVCS
1 3 (1.43%) ClearCase
1 3 (1.43%) Toad
1 3 (1.43%) Introscope
1 3 (1.43%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.48%) ClearQuest
General
1 63 (30.00%) Finance
2 9 (4.29%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.33%) Retail
4 4 (1.90%) Financial Institution
4 4 (1.90%) Banking
5 3 (1.43%) Spanish Language
5 3 (1.43%) Local Government
6 2 (0.95%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.95%) Publishing
7 1 (0.48%) Military
7 1 (0.48%) Marketing
7 1 (0.48%) Legal
Job Titles
1 68 (32.38%) Analyst
2 29 (13.81%) Service Manager
3 13 (6.19%) Service Analyst
3 13 (6.19%) Consultant
4 12 (5.71%) Business Analyst
4 12 (5.71%) Support Analyst
4 12 (5.71%) Incident Manager
5 11 (5.24%) Project Manager
6 9 (4.29%) Delivery Manager
7 8 (3.81%) Services Delivery Manager
8 7 (3.33%) Report Analyst
8 7 (3.33%) 1st Line Support
8 7 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support
8 7 (3.33%) Configuration Analyst
9 6 (2.86%) Citrix Specialist
9 6 (2.86%) PMO Manager
9 6 (2.86%) Service Desk Analyst
10 5 (2.38%) Process Analyst
10 5 (2.38%) Technical Specialist
10 5 (2.38%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.90%) XML
2 3 (1.43%) SOAP
2 3 (1.43%) XML Messaging
3 2 (0.95%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.48%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.48%) HTML5
4 1 (0.48%) HTML
4 1 (0.48%) Middleware
4 1 (0.48%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (11.43%) CMDB
3 19 (9.05%) Data Centre
4 17 (8.10%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.81%) Economics
5 8 (3.81%) Mainframe
6 6 (2.86%) User Experience
7 5 (2.38%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.38%) Clustering
7 5 (2.38%) e-Health
7 5 (2.38%) PMI
8 3 (1.43%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.43%) Biometrics
8 3 (1.43%) VSAM
8 3 (1.43%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.95%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.48%) Tandem
10 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.48%) BYOD
10 1 (0.48%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 43 (20.48%) Windows
2 18 (8.57%) UNIX
3 13 (6.19%) Linux
4 12 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (2.86%) Windows 2000 Server
6 6 (2.86%) Windows 7
6 6 (2.86%) MVS
6 6 (2.86%) Windows XP
6 6 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.43%) AIX
7 3 (1.43%) Solaris
8 2 (0.95%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.48%) Android
9 1 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.48%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.48%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.48%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.48%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (34.29%) Service Management
2 43 (20.48%) Project Management
3 38 (18.10%) ITSM
4 34 (16.19%) Service Delivery
5 33 (15.71%) ITIL V3
6 31 (14.76%) PRINCE2
7 27 (12.86%) Change Management
8 24 (11.43%) Incident Management
9 21 (10.00%) CRM
10 13 (6.19%) Configuration Management
10 13 (6.19%) Data Analysis
11 12 (5.71%) Change Control
12 11 (5.24%) Data Protection
13 10 (4.76%) Project Planning
13 10 (4.76%) Supplier Management
13 10 (4.76%) People Management
14 9 (4.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 8 (3.81%) Problem Management
15 8 (3.81%) Migration
15 8 (3.81%) Critical Success Factor
Programming Languages
1 29 (13.81%) SQL
2 14 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.86%) VB
4 4 (1.90%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.43%) JCL
6 2 (0.95%) VBA
7 1 (0.48%) Korn
7 1 (0.48%) C
7 1 (0.48%) Java
7 1 (0.48%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 97 (46.19%) Security Cleared
2 84 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 57 (27.14%) DV Cleared
4 25 (11.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 17 (8.10%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (5.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 8 (3.81%) Degree
8 7 (3.33%) PMP
8 7 (3.33%) PMI Certification
9 6 (2.86%) MCSE
9 6 (2.86%) CCNA
9 6 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (2.38%) ISEB
10 5 (2.38%) APMP
11 4 (1.90%) MCP
11 4 (1.90%) ISEB Practitioner
12 3 (1.43%) CCNP
13 2 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 2 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (10.48%) SLA
2 9 (4.29%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.90%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.90%) COBIT
4 1 (0.48%) QA
4 1 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.48%) TickIT
4 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (8.57%) Hyper-V
3 16 (7.62%) Active Directory
4 5 (2.38%) XenApp
4 5 (2.38%) XenDesktop
5 3 (1.43%) vSphere
5 3 (1.43%) UAG
6 2 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 28 (13.33%) OVSD
2 13 (6.19%) SCOM
3 9 (4.29%) SCOrch
3 9 (4.29%) SCCM
4 8 (3.81%) OpenView
5 6 (2.86%) Control-M
5 6 (2.86%) AirWatch
5 6 (2.86%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 5 (2.38%) XenMobile
6 5 (2.38%) Tivoli
6 5 (2.38%) MAINVIEW
6 5 (2.38%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 4 (1.90%) SCVMM
8 3 (1.43%) WhatsUp Gold
8 3 (1.43%) CA Wily
8 3 (1.43%) HP UCMDB
8 3 (1.43%) Backup Exec
8 3 (1.43%) CA Endevor
8 3 (1.43%) Cisco Prime
9 2 (0.95%) WSUS
Vendors
1 84 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 50 (23.81%) HP
3 22 (10.48%) Citrix
3 22 (10.48%) VMware
4 20 (9.52%) Remedy
5 11 (5.24%) Cisco
6 9 (4.29%) Oracle
7 8 (3.81%) NetApp
8 5 (2.38%) IBM
8 5 (2.38%) CA
8 5 (2.38%) Lumension
9 4 (1.90%) Symantec
9 4 (1.90%) BMC
10 3 (1.43%) Brocade
10 3 (1.43%) Nimsoft
10 3 (1.43%) 3PAR
10 3 (1.43%) EMC
10 3 (1.43%) NetQoS
11 2 (0.95%) GFI Software
11 2 (0.95%) Dell
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