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 3 months to 27 March 2017 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
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 58 81
Rank change year-on-year -18 +23  
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 9 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.88% 1.82% 0.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.33% 7.76% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 4
Median daily rate £408 £403 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.43% +15.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £325 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £430 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £345 £350
% change year-on-year +15.94% -1.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.46 £18.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +8.08% +20.00%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 386 245 312
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 37.88% 23.49% 25.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 158 163
Median daily rate £425 £413 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +20.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 11
Median hourly rate £18.00 £31.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.40% +64.47%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year -25.20% +75.82%  

ITIL Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing ITIL Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -10 4 £411 +2.11% 1
ITIL Certification
South East

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 23 (100.00%) ITIL
2 16 (69.57%) Service Management
3 13 (56.52%) Service Delivery
4 10 (43.48%) Service Design
5 9 (39.13%) Finance
6 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
6 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
7 5 (21.74%) Project Management
7 5 (21.74%) SLA
7 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (13.04%) Matrix Management
8 3 (13.04%) Validation
8 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (13.04%) ITSM
8 3 (13.04%) DNA
8 3 (13.04%) GAMP
8 3 (13.04%) GxP
8 3 (13.04%) SQL
8 3 (13.04%) Change Management
8 3 (13.04%) Remedy
8 3 (13.04%) ServiceNow
8 3 (13.04%) Regulatory Compliance
9 2 (8.70%) IT Strategy
9 2 (8.70%) Performance Optimisation
9 2 (8.70%) Line Management
9 2 (8.70%) Transition Management
9 2 (8.70%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (8.70%) Radio Access Network
9 2 (8.70%) CRM
9 2 (8.70%) VB

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:

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (4.35%) BGP
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) ICMP
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Service Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Architect
2 5 (21.74%) Delivery Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Services Delivery Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Service Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Service Transition Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Transition Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Banking Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Designer
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL Service Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Remedy Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Service Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.35%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.35%) Incident Manager
5 1 (4.35%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Unix
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) ITIL
2 16 (69.57%) Service Management
3 13 (56.52%) Service Delivery
4 10 (43.48%) Service Design
5 5 (21.74%) Project Management
6 3 (13.04%) Change Management
6 3 (13.04%) DNA
6 3 (13.04%) ITSM
6 3 (13.04%) Matrix Management
6 3 (13.04%) Regulatory Compliance
6 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.04%) Validation
7 2 (8.70%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (8.70%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
7 2 (8.70%) IT Strategy
7 2 (8.70%) Line Management
7 2 (8.70%) Performance Optimisation
7 2 (8.70%) Supplier Management
7 2 (8.70%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
1 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) CCNP
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) SLA
2 3 (13.04%) GAMP
2 3 (13.04%) GxP
3 2 (8.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) OVSD
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Remedy
1 3 (13.04%) ServiceNow
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco
2 1 (4.35%) HP
2 1 (4.35%) NetApp