Period
to 22 April 2018

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 22 April 2018 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
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 102 84
Rank change year-on-year -16 -18 +25
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 17 17 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.79% 0.89% 1.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.59% 2.56% 6.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 17
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £406 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.79% +0.76% +7.33%
10th Percentile £273 £240 £313
90th Percentile £473 £438 £452
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £360
% change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11% -8.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £17.25
South East median hourly rate £13.42 £17.43 £18.00
% change year-on-year -22.99% -3.17% -1.37%

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 473 665 466
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 21.94% 34.65% 22.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 428 297
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £394 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.29% +3.66% +15.49%
10th Percentile £231 £263 £257
90th Percentile £511 £575 £523
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 18 14
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +7.46% -2.90%
10th Percentile £12.70 £16.70 £10.95
90th Percentile £48.00 £40.60 £36.63
South East median hourly rate £25.72 £22.76 £29.00
% change year-on-year +12.99% -21.52% +41.46%

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 22 April 2018.

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 22 April 2018. 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 -10 16 £431 +4.93% 3
ITIL Certification
South East

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, 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 17 (100.00%) ITIL
2 14 (82.35%) Service Management
3 10 (58.82%) Service Delivery
4 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
5 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
6 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (29.41%) Project Management
7 4 (23.53%) Windows
7 4 (23.53%) SLA
7 4 (23.53%) Cisco
7 4 (23.53%) Change Management
7 4 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (23.53%) Transition Management
7 4 (23.53%) ServiceNow
8 3 (17.65%) ITIL V3
8 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
8 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (17.65%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
8 3 (17.65%) Firewall
8 3 (17.65%) ITSM
8 3 (17.65%) VMware
8 3 (17.65%) Linux
8 3 (17.65%) MCSE
8 3 (17.65%) MCP
8 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (17.65%) Citrix
8 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification

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 (11.76%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) BIG-IP
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (11.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (11.76%) Wireless
3 1 (5.88%) BGP
3 1 (5.88%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) ICMP
3 1 (5.88%) IPsec
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) OSPF
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Service Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Service Transition Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Transition Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL Manager
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL Service Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Network Team Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Support Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Team Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL Service Management Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Problem Management Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Service Management Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) Unix
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) ITIL
2 14 (82.35%) Service Management
3 10 (58.82%) Service Delivery
4 5 (29.41%) Project Management
4 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (23.53%) Change Management
5 4 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (23.53%) Transition Management
6 3 (17.65%) ITIL V3
6 3 (17.65%) ITSM
6 3 (17.65%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
6 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
7 2 (11.76%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
7 2 (11.76%) Network Virtualisation
7 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
7 2 (11.76%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 6 (35.29%) SC Cleared
3 3 (17.65%) MCP
3 3 (17.65%) MCSE
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (11.76%) CCNP
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
4 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (5.88%) CCA
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (5.88%) MCSA
5 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Workstation
1 2 (11.76%) XenApp
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) AirWatch
1 1 (5.88%) OVSD
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco
1 4 (23.53%) ServiceNow
2 3 (17.65%) Citrix
2 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) F5
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) NetApp
4 1 (5.88%) Blue Coat
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) Juniper
4 1 (5.88%) SOTI