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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 47 83
Rank change year-on-year -26 +36  
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 18 27 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.74% 2.88% 0.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.44% 11.74% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 6
Median daily rate £413 £390 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.76% -17.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £325 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £425 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year +8.10% +5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -43.18% -2.22%  

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 242 230 275
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 23.45% 24.49% 22.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 160 162
Median daily rate £400 £420 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +3.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £244 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 4 4
Median hourly rate £18.00 £14.50 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.13% -73.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.24 £42.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.60 £17.00 £57.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +10.00% +24.37%  

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 26 June 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 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 3 months to 26 June 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 -24 17 £414 +6.08%
ITIL Certification
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 27 (100.00%) ITIL
2 16 (59.26%) Service Management
3 12 (44.44%) Service Design
4 11 (40.74%) Service Delivery
5 10 (37.04%) Finance
6 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 9 (33.33%) SC Cleared
7 8 (29.63%) Project Management
8 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
8 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (22.22%) ServiceNow
9 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (22.22%) SLA
10 5 (18.52%) SAN
10 5 (18.52%) DV Cleared
10 5 (18.52%) NAS
11 4 (14.81%) Use Case
11 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (14.81%) UML
11 4 (14.81%) WAN
11 4 (14.81%) Business Process Modelling
12 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery Management
12 3 (11.11%) GAMP
12 3 (11.11%) GxP
12 3 (11.11%) DNA
12 3 (11.11%) Cisco
12 3 (11.11%) Wireless
12 3 (11.11%) Validation
12 3 (11.11%) Matrix Management
12 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis

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 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) G Suite
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) NAS
1 5 (18.52%) SAN
2 4 (14.81%) WAN
3 3 (11.11%) Wireless
4 2 (7.41%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.70%) BGP
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (3.70%) Firewall
5 1 (3.70%) ICMP
5 1 (3.70%) Internet
5 1 (3.70%) SNMP
5 1 (3.70%) VLAN
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Automotive
3 1 (3.70%) Games
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Architect
1 7 (25.93%) Service Manager
2 5 (18.52%) Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Business Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Delivery Manager
2 5 (18.52%) Designer
2 5 (18.52%) Service Architect
2 5 (18.52%) Services Delivery Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Applications Support
4 2 (7.41%) Business IT Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) IT Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Service Transition Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Supplier Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Business Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Transition Manager
5 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.70%) iPad
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Unix
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) ITIL
2 16 (59.26%) Service Management
3 12 (44.44%) Service Design
4 11 (40.74%) Service Delivery
5 8 (29.63%) Project Management
6 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (14.81%) Business Process Modelling
7 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (14.81%) UML
7 4 (14.81%) Use Case
8 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
8 3 (11.11%) Competitor Analysis
8 3 (11.11%) DNA
8 3 (11.11%) Matrix Management
8 3 (11.11%) Presales
8 3 (11.11%) Regulatory Compliance
8 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery Management
8 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Analysis
8 3 (11.11%) Validation
9 2 (7.41%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (18.52%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) CCNP
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) MCP
3 1 (3.70%) MCSE
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) SLA
2 3 (11.11%) GAMP
2 3 (11.11%) GxP
3 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (7.41%) PMO
3 2 (7.41%) QA
4 1 (3.70%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.70%) XenApp
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) ServiceNow
2 3 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (3.70%) Apple
3 1 (3.70%) Citrix
3 1 (3.70%) Google
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) NetApp
3 1 (3.70%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) VMware