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 3 months to 29 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.

ITIL Version 3
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 62 33
Rank change year-on-year -3 -29  
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 19 16 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.85% 1.53% 4.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 1.83% 5.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 28
Median daily rate £500 £410 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.95% +12.32%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £390 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £448 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £343
% change year-on-year - +16.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -25.58% -28.33%  

ITIL V3 is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 859 876 958
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 83.56% 83.99% 80.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 425 470 469
Median daily rate £400 £410 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +12.32%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 20
Median hourly rate £19.00 £33.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.42% +20.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £13.57 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

ITIL V3
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing ITIL V3 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 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 0 18 £500 +21.95% 3
ITIL V3
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 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 V3.

1 30 (100.00%) ITIL
2 22 (73.33%) Security Cleared
3 21 (70.00%) SC Cleared
4 17 (56.67%) Service Management
5 16 (53.33%) ITSM
6 14 (46.67%) Windows
7 12 (40.00%) HP
7 12 (40.00%) Change Management
7 12 (40.00%) DV Cleared
8 11 (36.67%) VMware
8 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
8 11 (36.67%) Active Directory
9 10 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
10 9 (30.00%) SQL
10 9 (30.00%) OVSD
11 8 (26.67%) Service Delivery
11 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
12 7 (23.33%) Cisco
12 7 (23.33%) Firewall
12 7 (23.33%) Wireless
12 7 (23.33%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (20.00%) Hyper-V
13 6 (20.00%) F5
13 6 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
13 6 (20.00%) CCNP
13 6 (20.00%) Citrix
13 6 (20.00%) Cisco Certification

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 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) IaaS
1 5 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (23.33%) Firewall
1 7 (23.33%) Wireless
2 4 (13.33%) BGP
2 4 (13.33%) ICMP
2 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (13.33%) VPN
3 3 (10.00%) BIG-IP
3 3 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (10.00%) IPsec
3 3 (10.00%) LAN
3 3 (10.00%) MPLS
3 3 (10.00%) Network Security
3 3 (10.00%) Spanning Tree
3 3 (10.00%) VoIP
3 3 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (6.67%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (3.33%) MySQL
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (16.67%) Architect
3 4 (13.33%) Network Architect
3 4 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Messaging Specialist
4 3 (10.00%) Network Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Network Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Support Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Communications Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 14 (46.67%) Windows
2 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (10.00%) Linux
4 3 (10.00%) Unix
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) ITIL
2 17 (56.67%) Service Management
3 16 (53.33%) ITSM
4 12 (40.00%) Change Management
5 10 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
6 8 (26.67%) Service Delivery
7 5 (16.67%) Disk Encryption
8 4 (13.33%) Project Management
9 3 (10.00%) Asset Management
9 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 3 (10.00%) Network Design
9 3 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (10.00%) Problem Management
9 3 (10.00%) Software Asset Management
9 3 (10.00%) Software Deployment
9 3 (10.00%) Software Licensing
9 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (6.67%) Compliance Audit
10 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
10 2 (6.67%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (73.33%) Security Cleared
2 21 (70.00%) SC Cleared
3 12 (40.00%) DV Cleared
4 6 (20.00%) CCNP
4 6 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (20.00%) MCP
4 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (10.00%) MCDBA
5 3 (10.00%) MCSA
5 3 (10.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
2 3 (10.00%) SLA
3 1 (3.33%) ISO 9000
3 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (3.33%) ISO19770
System Software
1 11 (36.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (6.67%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 9 (30.00%) OVSD
2 3 (10.00%) FortiGate
2 3 (10.00%) WSUS
3 2 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) HP
2 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (36.67%) VMware
3 7 (23.33%) Cisco
4 6 (20.00%) Citrix
4 6 (20.00%) F5
5 5 (16.67%) Intel Security
5 5 (16.67%) Lumension
6 4 (13.33%) Palo Alto
7 3 (10.00%) Aruba
7 3 (10.00%) CheckPoint
7 3 (10.00%) SAP
7 3 (10.00%) ServiceNow
8 1 (3.33%) BMC
8 1 (3.33%) NetApp
8 1 (3.33%) Oracle
8 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £225 per day
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