Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for ITIL V3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL V3 over the 6 months to 19 June 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.

ITIL Version 3
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 92 83
Rank change year-on-year +45 -9 -31
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 91 39 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 4.51% 1.94% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.48% 2.35% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 32 15
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £420 £525 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +31.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £200 £225 £172
90th Percentile £537 £538 £471
South East median daily rate £425 £463 £375
% change year-on-year -8.16% +23.40% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £23.50 £29.75 £53.81
% change year-on-year -21.01% -44.72% -

ITIL V3 is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,662 1,662 1,670
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 82.32% 82.52% 85.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 895 787 888
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £249 £263 £263
90th Percentile £550 £550 £525
South East median daily rate £435 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +5.45% +3.13% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 46 33
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £16.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.19% +14.29% -20.00%
10th Percentile £10.25 £9.00 £10.23
90th Percentile £47.50 £77.50 £44.10
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £19.90 £25.00
% change year-on-year +25.63% -20.40% +13.64%

ITIL V3
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing ITIL V3 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL V3 in Buckinghamshire

ITIL V3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ITIL V3 in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL V3 in Buckinghamshire

ITIL V3
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL V3 in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL V3 in Buckinghamshire

ITIL V3
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL V3 in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL V3 in Buckinghamshire

ITIL V3
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 V3 within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 19 June 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 +30 77 £388 -26.19% 5
ITIL V3
South East

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 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 V3.

1 91 (100.00%) ITIL
2 55 (60.44%) Change Management
3 52 (57.14%) Security Cleared
4 46 (50.55%) SC Cleared
4 46 (50.55%) Windows
5 45 (49.45%) Analytical Skills
6 44 (48.35%) Service Management
7 41 (45.05%) ITSM
8 37 (40.66%) DV Cleared
9 34 (37.36%) Problem-Solving
10 28 (30.77%) Virtual Environments
10 28 (30.77%) Service Delivery
10 28 (30.77%) Microsoft
11 27 (29.67%) Microsoft Certification
12 25 (27.47%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
13 24 (26.37%) Active Directory
14 23 (25.27%) Microsoft Office
15 22 (24.18%) HP
15 22 (24.18%) VMware
15 22 (24.18%) Windows Server 2012
16 21 (23.08%) Firewall
16 21 (23.08%) Cisco
16 21 (23.08%) Linux
17 20 (21.98%) Windows Server 2008
18 19 (20.88%) VMware Infrastructure
18 19 (20.88%) Office 365
18 19 (20.88%) Citrix
19 18 (19.78%) TCP/IP
20 17 (18.68%) PRINCE2
20 17 (18.68%) Data Centre

ITIL V3
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 15 (16.48%) Skype for Business
2 11 (12.09%) MS Exchange
3 9 (9.89%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.30%) IIS
5 2 (2.20%) Confluence
6 1 (1.10%) Apache
6 1 (1.10%) SAP EP
Applications
1 23 (25.27%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.10%) assyst
2 1 (1.10%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 19 (20.88%) Office 365
2 5 (5.49%) iPaaS
3 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.20%) IaaS
5 1 (1.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (23.08%) Firewall
2 18 (19.78%) TCP/IP
3 14 (15.38%) Wireless
4 12 (13.19%) BGP
4 12 (13.19%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (13.19%) ICMP
4 12 (13.19%) IPsec
4 12 (13.19%) OSPF
5 11 (12.09%) BIG-IP
6 10 (10.99%) Cisco ISE
6 10 (10.99%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 6 (6.59%) VPN
8 5 (5.49%) LAN
8 5 (5.49%) Skype
8 5 (5.49%) WAN
9 4 (4.40%) DNS
9 4 (4.40%) Internet
9 4 (4.40%) iSCSI
9 4 (4.40%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.10%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.49%) MySQL
3 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.10%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.10%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.10%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.10%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (3.30%) JIRA
2 1 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (7.69%) Finance
2 6 (6.59%) Retail
3 2 (2.20%) Banking
3 2 (2.20%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 15 (16.48%) Analyst
2 11 (12.09%) Team Leader
3 10 (10.99%) Service Manager
4 9 (9.89%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
6 6 (6.59%) Architect
6 6 (6.59%) Developer
6 6 (6.59%) Network Team Leader
6 6 (6.59%) Support Specialist
7 5 (5.49%) Applications Manager
7 5 (5.49%) Infrastructure Manager
7 5 (5.49%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 4 (4.40%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
8 4 (4.40%) Application Delivery Manager
8 4 (4.40%) Data Centre Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) Desktop Analyst
8 4 (4.40%) Service Analyst
8 4 (4.40%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (4.40%) Storage Specialist
8 4 (4.40%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.49%) HTML
1 5 (5.49%) XML
2 2 (2.20%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 45 (49.45%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (18.68%) Data Centre
3 9 (9.89%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.49%) Client/Server
4 5 (5.49%) Enterprise Cloud
4 5 (5.49%) Mainframe
4 5 (5.49%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (3.30%) CMDB
6 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.10%) iPad
6 1 (1.10%) iPhone
6 1 (1.10%) PKI
6 1 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.10%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 46 (50.55%) Windows
2 22 (24.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (23.08%) Linux
4 20 (21.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 13 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (8.79%) Unix
7 5 (5.49%) Windows Server
8 4 (4.40%) Data ONTAP
9 2 (2.20%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.10%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (100.00%) ITIL
2 55 (60.44%) Change Management
3 44 (48.35%) Service Management
4 41 (45.05%) ITSM
5 34 (37.36%) Problem-Solving
6 28 (30.77%) Service Delivery
6 28 (30.77%) Virtual Environments
7 25 (27.47%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
8 17 (18.68%) Network Virtualisation
8 17 (18.68%) PRINCE2
9 15 (16.48%) Problem Management
10 12 (13.19%) Network Monitoring
11 10 (10.99%) Configuration Management
12 8 (8.79%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (8.79%) Change Control
12 8 (8.79%) Root Cause Analysis
13 6 (6.59%) Cybersecurity
13 6 (6.59%) Enterprise Architecture
13 6 (6.59%) Project Management
14 5 (5.49%) Infrastructure Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.19%) SQL
2 8 (8.79%) PowerShell
3 5 (5.49%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.10%) ABAP
4 1 (1.10%) C#
Qualifications
1 52 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 46 (50.55%) SC Cleared
3 37 (40.66%) DV Cleared
4 27 (29.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (15.38%) MCSE
6 12 (13.19%) MCSA
7 11 (12.09%) CCNP
7 11 (12.09%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (7.69%) MCP
9 5 (5.49%) Degree
10 4 (4.40%) CISM
10 4 (4.40%) CISMP
10 4 (4.40%) CISSP
11 3 (3.30%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (3.30%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (3.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (3.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (2.20%) CCA
12 2 (2.20%) CCIP
12 2 (2.20%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.09%) QA
2 8 (8.79%) SLA
3 4 (4.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (2.20%) COBIT
5 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 24 (26.37%) Active Directory
2 19 (20.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 7 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (5.49%) NFS
6 4 (4.40%) VMware Workstation
6 4 (4.40%) XenApp
7 1 (1.10%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 16 (17.58%) OVSD
2 13 (14.29%) SCCM
3 6 (6.59%) WSUS
4 5 (5.49%) SCOM
5 4 (4.40%) Backup Exec
5 4 (4.40%) SCSM
6 3 (3.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (1.10%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 28 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 22 (24.18%) HP
2 22 (24.18%) VMware
3 21 (23.08%) Cisco
4 19 (20.88%) Citrix
5 16 (17.58%) NetApp
6 12 (13.19%) McAfee
7 11 (12.09%) F5
7 11 (12.09%) Palo Alto
8 10 (10.99%) ServiceNow
9 7 (7.69%) Symantec
10 6 (6.59%) Juniper
11 4 (4.40%) arcserve
11 4 (4.40%) Veeam
12 3 (3.30%) Aruba
12 3 (3.30%) Lumension
12 3 (3.30%) SAP
13 1 (1.10%) Adobe
13 1 (1.10%) MobileIron
13 1 (1.10%) Oracle