Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for ITIL Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 88 122 89
Rank change year-on-year +34 -33 -8
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 23 15 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.44% 0.65% 1.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.25% 2.95% 4.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 18
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £431 £400 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.81% -3.73% -2.24%
10th Percentile £210 £211 £315
90th Percentile £528 £450 £446
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.44 - -
South East median hourly rate £16.25 £18.23 £20.65
% change year-on-year -10.84% -11.72% +14.69%

ITIL Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 438 509 492
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 27.48% 22.12% 29.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 299 345
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.98% +7.50%
10th Percentile £224 £233 £274
90th Percentile £566 £540 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £405 £410
% change year-on-year +5.00% -1.28% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 47 11
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £12.10 £13.61 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £42.50 £43.75
South East median hourly rate £39.00 £25.69 £23.10
% change year-on-year +51.81% +11.24% -34.01%

ITIL Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing ITIL Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Certification in Buckinghamshire

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ITIL Certification in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL Certification in Buckinghamshire

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL Certification in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL Certification in Buckinghamshire

ITIL Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL Certification in Buckinghamshire

ITIL Certification
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +38 22 £431 +7.81% 2
ITIL Certification
South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 23 (100.00%) ITIL
2 13 (56.52%) Service Management
3 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
3 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
4 7 (30.43%) Service Delivery
5 6 (26.09%) Project Management
5 6 (26.09%) Windows
6 5 (21.74%) Change Management
6 5 (21.74%) ITSM
6 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (21.74%) Transition Management
6 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (17.39%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
7 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (17.39%) Finance
7 4 (17.39%) SQL
7 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
8 3 (13.04%) CRM
8 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
8 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
8 3 (13.04%) ServiceNow
9 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
9 2 (8.70%) Software Asset Management
9 2 (8.70%) ITIL V3
9 2 (8.70%) Windows 10

ITIL Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Automotive
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Service Manager
2 8 (34.78%) Service Transition Manager
2 8 (34.78%) Transition Manager
3 6 (26.09%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL Manager
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL Service Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Service Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Applications Support
5 2 (8.70%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Product Owner
5 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Service Owner
5 2 (8.70%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL Service Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) ITSM Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) ITSM Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.35%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) ITIL
2 13 (56.52%) Service Management
3 7 (30.43%) Service Delivery
4 6 (26.09%) Project Management
5 5 (21.74%) Change Management
5 5 (21.74%) ITSM
5 5 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (21.74%) Transition Management
6 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.04%) CRM
6 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
6 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
7 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
7 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
7 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.70%) Matrix Management
7 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
7 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
7 2 (8.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
1 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.35%) MCITP
4 1 (4.35%) MCSE
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) ServiceNow
2 2 (8.70%) Citrix
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) SAP
2 2 (8.70%) VMware
2 2 (8.70%) webMethods
3 1 (4.35%) NetApp
3 1 (4.35%) Remedy