The table below looks at the statistics for ITSM 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 ITSM over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 49 57 54
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Contract jobs citing ITSM 15 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.23% 2.18% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.72% 2.72% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 4
Median daily rate £425 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £140 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £416 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £21.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-32.18% +40.32%
ITSM
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
551 771 663
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 81.99% 80.06% 78.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 462 401
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 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 14
Median hourly rate £10.62 £22.50 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.80% +83.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.07 £10.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £28.50 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.15%

ITSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing ITSM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITSM Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

ITSM
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITSM across the Milton Keynes region.

ITSM Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

ITSM
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITSM across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

ITSM Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

ITSM
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITSM across the Milton Keynes region.

ITSM Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

ITSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITSM 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 ITSM.

1 26 (100.00%) ITIL
2 20 (76.92%) Service Management
3 16 (61.54%) Security Cleared
4 15 (57.69%) SC Cleared
4 15 (57.69%) ITIL V3
5 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
6 13 (50.00%) MS Office
7 11 (42.31%) HP
7 11 (42.31%) OVSD
8 9 (34.62%) Windows
9 8 (30.77%) Problem Management
10 7 (26.92%) SCOM
10 7 (26.92%) iSCSI
10 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (26.92%) Linux
10 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (26.92%) NFS
10 7 (26.92%) Service Delivery
10 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (26.92%) Virtual Environments
10 7 (26.92%) Virtual Machines
11 6 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (23.08%) Capacity Management
11 6 (23.08%) Hyper-V
11 6 (23.08%) VMware
11 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
11 6 (23.08%) CentOS
11 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (23.08%) Incident Management
11 6 (23.08%) Ubuntu

ITSM
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:

Applications
1 13 (50.00%) MS Office
2 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) iSCSI
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Electronics
2 1 (3.85%) German Language
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (15.38%) Analyst
1 4 (15.38%) ITIL Manager
1 4 (15.38%) Service Analyst
1 4 (15.38%) Service Manager
2 3 (11.54%) Hardware Engineer
2 3 (11.54%) ITIL Service Manager
2 3 (11.54%) Operations Manager
2 3 (11.54%) Support Manager
3 2 (7.69%) IT Manager
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL Service Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL Service Management Specialist
3 2 (7.69%) ITSM Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Monitoring Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Service Management Specialist
3 2 (7.69%) Service Operations Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Systems Manager
4 1 (3.85%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Problem Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.54%) Smartphone
3 2 (7.69%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) Linux
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (23.08%) CentOS
3 6 (23.08%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.85%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) ITIL
2 20 (76.92%) Service Management
3 15 (57.69%) ITIL V3
4 8 (30.77%) Problem Management
5 7 (26.92%) Service Delivery
5 7 (26.92%) Virtual Environments
6 6 (23.08%) Capacity Management
6 6 (23.08%) Incident Management
6 6 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (19.23%) Configuration Management
8 4 (15.38%) High Availability
8 4 (15.38%) Knowledge Management
8 4 (15.38%) Operations Management
8 4 (15.38%) People Management
8 4 (15.38%) Service Design
9 3 (11.54%) CRM
9 3 (11.54%) Project Management
9 3 (11.54%) Supplier Management
10 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 15 (57.69%) SC Cleared
3 4 (15.38%) DV Cleared
4 3 (11.54%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (11.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) NFS
1 7 (26.92%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 6 (23.08%) Hyper-V
2 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (42.31%) OVSD
2 7 (26.92%) SCOM
3 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.85%) SCSM
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 11 (42.31%) HP
3 6 (23.08%) VMware
4 3 (11.54%) NetApp
5 1 (3.85%) arcserve
5 1 (3.85%) SAP
5 1 (3.85%) Symantec
5 1 (3.85%) Veeam
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