The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for ITIL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 23 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.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 9 8
Rank change year-on-year -4 -1  
Contract jobs citing ITIL 115 113 148
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 11.26% 11.83% 12.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.76% 13.93% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 74 52
Median daily rate £395 £393 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% +8.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £138 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 12
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £20.57
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -41.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £20.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year -21.95% +34.42%  

ITIL 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 836 811 999
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 81.88% 84.92% 81.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 441 517
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £519 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 17 25
Median hourly rate £29.00 £12.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +141.66% -57.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £9.37 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Buckinghamshire

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in Buckinghamshire

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in Buckinghamshire

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in Buckinghamshire

ITIL
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 within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 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 -4 106 £395 - 6
High Wycombe +5 2 £160 -49.60% 1
Aylesbury - 1 - - 1
ITIL
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL 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.

1 130 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 118 (50.43%) SC Cleared
3 81 (34.62%) Windows
4 78 (33.33%) Service Management
5 69 (29.49%) Finance
6 59 (25.21%) Microsoft
7 53 (22.65%) DV Cleared
8 49 (20.94%) Change Management
9 48 (20.51%) Service Delivery
10 46 (19.66%) SLA
11 43 (18.38%) Project Management
12 42 (17.95%) ITIL V3
13 41 (17.52%) Analytical Skills
14 40 (17.09%) Active Directory
15 39 (16.67%) VMware
16 37 (15.81%) ITSM
17 33 (14.10%) HP
17 33 (14.10%) PRINCE2
18 32 (13.68%) Windows Server 2008
19 31 (13.25%) Incident Management
19 31 (13.25%) Linux
20 30 (12.82%) Cisco
21 29 (12.39%) Citrix
21 29 (12.39%) Virtual Environments
22 28 (11.97%) Service Design
22 28 (11.97%) SQL
22 28 (11.97%) Problem Management
22 28 (11.97%) SCCM
22 28 (11.97%) VMware Infrastructure
22 28 (11.97%) Windows Server 2012

ITIL
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 16 (6.84%) MS Exchange
2 15 (6.41%) Skype for Business
3 14 (5.98%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (5.13%) SharePoint
5 11 (4.70%) WebSphere
6 10 (4.27%) IIS
7 8 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (2.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (1.71%) Confluence
9 4 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (1.71%) Office Communications Server
9 4 (1.71%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (1.28%) IBM HTTP Server
10 3 (1.28%) LiveCycle
10 3 (1.28%) SAS
11 1 (0.43%) Apache
Applications
1 26 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
3 8 (3.42%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (2.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.85%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (2.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.28%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (1.28%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.42%) Office 365
2 7 (2.99%) IaaS
3 5 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (2.14%) SaaS
4 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.43%) G Suite
4 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (11.54%) Firewall
2 24 (10.26%) WAN
3 18 (7.69%) LAN
4 17 (7.26%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (5.13%) Wi-Fi
6 10 (4.27%) TCP/IP
6 10 (4.27%) Wireless
7 9 (3.85%) BGP
7 9 (3.85%) SAN
8 8 (3.42%) BIG-IP
8 8 (3.42%) ICMP
9 7 (2.99%) DHCP
9 7 (2.99%) DNS
10 6 (2.56%) NAS
11 4 (1.71%) Network Security
12 3 (1.28%) LDAP
12 3 (1.28%) Radio Access Network
13 2 (0.85%) MPLS
13 2 (0.85%) TACACS
13 2 (0.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 8 (3.42%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (2.99%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.14%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 5 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.14%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.28%) DB2
6 3 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.43%) Big Data
7 1 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.43%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.43%) MySQL
7 1 (0.43%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 14 (5.98%) MSI
2 4 (1.71%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.71%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.71%) JIRA
2 4 (1.71%) SonarQube
2 4 (1.71%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (1.28%) Introscope
4 2 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 69 (29.49%) Finance
2 9 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.42%) Banking
3 8 (3.42%) Retail
4 3 (1.28%) Electronics
4 3 (1.28%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.28%) Marketing
5 2 (0.85%) Automotive
5 2 (0.85%) Billing
5 2 (0.85%) Legal
6 1 (0.43%) Games
6 1 (0.43%) Military
6 1 (0.43%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 46 (19.66%) Analyst
2 31 (13.25%) Architect
3 26 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 18 (7.69%) Service Manager
5 12 (5.13%) Delivery Manager
5 12 (5.13%) Incident Manager
5 12 (5.13%) Service Architect
5 12 (5.13%) Services Delivery Manager
6 11 (4.70%) 3rd Line Support
7 10 (4.27%) ITIL Manager
7 10 (4.27%) Major Incident Manager
7 10 (4.27%) Service Analyst
8 9 (3.85%) Network Architect
8 9 (3.85%) Technical Manager
8 9 (3.85%) Test Manager
9 8 (3.42%) Applications Support
9 8 (3.42%) IT Analyst
9 8 (3.42%) Network Engineer
9 8 (3.42%) Support Analyst
10 7 (2.99%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.43%) REST
1 1 (0.43%) SOAP
1 1 (0.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 41 (17.52%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (8.12%) Data Centre
3 11 (4.70%) Management Information System
4 10 (4.27%) Public Cloud
5 5 (2.14%) Blackberry
5 5 (2.14%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (1.71%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (1.28%) e-Health
7 3 (1.28%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.85%) CMDB
8 2 (0.85%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.85%) Replication
9 1 (0.43%) Clustering
9 1 (0.43%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.43%) iPad
9 1 (0.43%) Online Games
9 1 (0.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 81 (34.62%) Windows
2 32 (13.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (13.25%) Linux
4 28 (11.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (10.68%) Windows Server
6 24 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (9.83%) Windows Vista
8 21 (8.97%) Unix
9 11 (4.70%) Windows 7
10 8 (3.42%) Windows 8
11 7 (2.99%) CentOS
11 7 (2.99%) Windows 10
12 5 (2.14%) Ubuntu
13 4 (1.71%) Windows XP
14 3 (1.28%) zOS
15 2 (0.85%) MVS
15 2 (0.85%) Windows NT
16 1 (0.43%) Solaris
16 1 (0.43%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (33.33%) Service Management
2 49 (20.94%) Change Management
3 48 (20.51%) Service Delivery
4 43 (18.38%) Project Management
5 42 (17.95%) ITIL V3
6 37 (15.81%) ITSM
7 33 (14.10%) PRINCE2
8 31 (13.25%) Incident Management
9 29 (12.39%) Virtual Environments
10 28 (11.97%) Problem Management
10 28 (11.97%) Service Design
11 22 (9.40%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (6.84%) Release Management
12 16 (6.84%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (6.84%) User Acceptance Testing
13 15 (6.41%) Application Packaging
14 13 (5.56%) Presales
15 11 (4.70%) Capacity Management
16 10 (4.27%) Logistics
16 10 (4.27%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (11.97%) SQL
2 18 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.14%) VB
4 4 (1.71%) VBScript
5 3 (1.28%) C
6 1 (0.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 130 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 118 (50.43%) SC Cleared
3 53 (22.65%) DV Cleared
4 26 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
5 24 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 23 (9.83%) CCNP
7 15 (6.41%) MCP
8 13 (5.56%) MCSE
9 12 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 10 (4.27%) MCSA
11 9 (3.85%) Degree
11 9 (3.85%) ISEB
11 9 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 8 (3.42%) CCNA
12 8 (3.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (2.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 4 (1.71%) Computer Science Degree
14 4 (1.71%) MCDBA
15 3 (1.28%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (19.66%) SLA
2 13 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 10 (4.27%) QA
4 6 (2.56%) PMO
5 5 (2.14%) ISO 22301
6 3 (1.28%) EFQM
6 3 (1.28%) GAMP
6 3 (1.28%) GxP
6 3 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 19770
7 2 (0.85%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.43%) GPG13
8 1 (0.43%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 40 (17.09%) Active Directory
2 28 (11.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (10.68%) Hyper-V
4 13 (5.56%) VMware Workstation
5 7 (2.99%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (2.14%) Forefront TMG
6 5 (2.14%) ISA Server
6 5 (2.14%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (2.14%) UAG
7 3 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.28%) vSphere
8 2 (0.85%) BitLocker
8 2 (0.85%) XenApp
9 1 (0.43%) vCloud
9 1 (0.43%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 28 (11.97%) SCCM
2 16 (6.84%) OVSD
3 10 (4.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 7 (2.99%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 7 (2.99%) WSUS
5 6 (2.56%) BladeLogic
5 6 (2.56%) SCOM
6 5 (2.14%) CA Wily
7 4 (1.71%) Nagios
8 3 (1.28%) vMotion
9 2 (0.85%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.85%) OpenView
9 2 (0.85%) Puppet
9 2 (0.85%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.43%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.43%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 59 (25.21%) Microsoft
2 39 (16.67%) VMware
3 33 (14.10%) HP
4 30 (12.82%) Cisco
5 29 (12.39%) Citrix
6 20 (8.55%) Oracle
7 19 (8.12%) Remedy
8 17 (7.26%) F5
9 15 (6.41%) ServiceNow
10 11 (4.70%) SAP
11 10 (4.27%) Juniper
12 7 (2.99%) Palo Alto
13 6 (2.56%) Forcepoint
13 6 (2.56%) Fortinet
14 5 (2.14%) Computacenter
15 4 (1.71%) NetApp
16 3 (1.28%) Adobe
16 3 (1.28%) CA
16 3 (1.28%) CheckPoint
16 3 (1.28%) ILOG
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