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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 52 59 67
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Contract jobs citing ITSM 14 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.87% 1.88% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 2.37% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 1
Median daily rate £425 £288 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.82% +139.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £381 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.04% +8.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.73 £13.14 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+4.45% -27.00%
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
630 717 664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 84.22% 79.23% 77.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 377 368
Median daily rate £410 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.81% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 21
Median hourly rate £12.00 £40.00 £15.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +150.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 27 (96.43%) ITIL
2 21 (75.00%) Service Management
3 18 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 18 (64.29%) Security Cleared
4 16 (57.14%) ITIL V3
4 16 (57.14%) MS Office
5 15 (53.57%) SC Cleared
6 14 (50.00%) HP
6 14 (50.00%) OVSD
7 9 (32.14%) Windows
7 9 (32.14%) Linux
7 9 (32.14%) DV Cleared
8 8 (28.57%) SQL
9 7 (25.00%) Ubuntu
9 7 (25.00%) Capacity Management
9 7 (25.00%) CentOS
9 7 (25.00%) High Availability
9 7 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (17.86%) iSCSI
10 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (17.86%) SCOM
10 5 (17.86%) NFS
10 5 (17.86%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (17.86%) Finance
11 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
11 4 (14.29%) VMware
11 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
11 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (14.29%) MS Excel

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (57.14%) MS Office
2 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.57%) MS Access
2 1 (3.57%) PowerCenter
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Toad
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Automotive
2 1 (3.57%) Electronics
2 1 (3.57%) German Language
2 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Analyst
1 5 (17.86%) Service Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Consultant
2 4 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Hardware Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) ITIL Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (7.14%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (7.14%) Incident and Problem Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Incident Manager
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL Incident Manager
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL Problem Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Linux Specialist
4 2 (7.14%) Problem Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Remedy Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL Service Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) NetApp Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) Statistics
2 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Linux
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 7 (25.00%) CentOS
2 7 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.57%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (96.43%) ITIL
2 21 (75.00%) Service Management
3 16 (57.14%) ITIL V3
4 7 (25.00%) Capacity Management
4 7 (25.00%) High Availability
4 7 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
6 3 (10.71%) Operations Management
6 3 (10.71%) People Management
6 3 (10.71%) Service Design
7 2 (7.14%) CRM
8 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.57%) B2C
8 1 (3.57%) Business Analysis
8 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.57%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (3.57%) Programme Management
8 1 (3.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (64.29%) Security Cleared
2 15 (53.57%) SC Cleared
3 9 (32.14%) DV Cleared
4 7 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (17.86%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) NFS
2 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (50.00%) OVSD
2 5 (17.86%) SCOM
3 3 (10.71%) Nagios
4 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.57%) SCSM
Vendors
1 18 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 14 (50.00%) HP
3 4 (14.29%) VMware
4 3 (10.71%) Remedy
5 2 (7.14%) BMC
5 2 (7.14%) NetApp
5 2 (7.14%) webMethods
6 1 (3.57%) arcserve
6 1 (3.57%) Caplin
6 1 (3.57%) SAP
6 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow
6 1 (3.57%) Symantec
6 1 (3.57%) Veeam
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