Period
to 14 November 2018

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 6 months to 14 November 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.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 19 9
Rank change year-on-year +11 -10 +2
Contract jobs citing ITIL 276 206 222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 15.81% 8.63% 12.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.13% 10.46% 14.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 147 159
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £350 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -15.66% +5.26%
10th Percentile £210 £145 £183
90th Percentile £488 £500 £521
South East median daily rate £380 £383 £375
% change year-on-year -0.65% +2.00% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 8
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% -7.06%
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £14.50 £17.06
% change year-on-year +17.24% -15.01% +5.70%

ITIL 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 1,522 1,970 1,503
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 87.17% 82.50% 85.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 884 924 824
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £404 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.94% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £243
90th Percentile £575 £531 £550
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 95 67
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £16.66 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.67% +11.07% -7.06%
10th Percentile £10.34 £9.58 £9.31
90th Percentile £37.60 £48.75 £43.90
South East median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £24.11
% change year-on-year +26.67% -6.66% +0.44%

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

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 6 months to 14 November 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 6 months to 14 November 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 +7 254 £375 +7.14% 23
High Wycombe +1 4 - - 9
Aylesbury -1 2 £450 +221.43% 2
Buckingham - 1 £475 -
ITIL
South East

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL 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.

1 177 (64.13%) Security Cleared
2 153 (55.43%) SC Cleared
3 133 (48.19%) Service Management
4 126 (45.65%) ITIL V3
5 90 (32.61%) Windows
6 88 (31.88%) DV Cleared
7 73 (26.45%) Change Management
8 71 (25.72%) Active Directory
9 70 (25.36%) Microsoft
10 66 (23.91%) ITSM
11 58 (21.01%) Problem-Solving
12 50 (18.12%) Microsoft Office
13 46 (16.67%) Office 365
13 46 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
14 45 (16.30%) Service Delivery
15 42 (15.22%) Windows Server 2008
16 41 (14.86%) Microsoft Certification
17 40 (14.49%) PowerShell
18 39 (14.13%) Finance
19 38 (13.77%) MS Exchange
19 38 (13.77%) Problem Management
20 36 (13.04%) SQL
21 33 (11.96%) Citrix
21 33 (11.96%) Windows Server
22 32 (11.59%) Skype for Business
22 32 (11.59%) Linux
23 31 (11.23%) SharePoint
24 30 (10.87%) HP
24 30 (10.87%) VMware
25 28 (10.14%) Incident Management

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 38 (13.77%) MS Exchange
2 32 (11.59%) Skype for Business
3 31 (11.23%) SharePoint
4 26 (9.42%) Exchange Server 2007
5 21 (7.61%) SharePoint 2013
6 18 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
7 14 (5.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 14 (5.07%) IIS
8 9 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (1.81%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (1.45%) Apache
10 4 (1.45%) CMS
11 3 (1.09%) EPiServer
11 3 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (1.09%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.72%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.72%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.72%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.36%) Documentum
Applications
1 50 (18.12%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.09%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.36%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 46 (16.67%) Office 365
2 23 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (5.07%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (2.54%) IaaS
4 7 (2.54%) OneDrive
5 5 (1.81%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (1.45%) Dynamics 365
6 4 (1.45%) iPaaS
7 2 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.70%) Firewall
2 22 (7.97%) TCP/IP
3 19 (6.88%) VPN
4 10 (3.62%) LAN
4 10 (3.62%) Skype
4 10 (3.62%) WAN
5 9 (3.26%) DNS
6 8 (2.90%) BGP
7 7 (2.54%) BIG-IP
7 7 (2.54%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (2.54%) Cisco ISE
7 7 (2.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 7 (2.54%) IPsec
7 7 (2.54%) Wireless
8 6 (2.17%) DHCP
9 4 (1.45%) ICMP
9 4 (1.45%) OSPF
9 4 (1.45%) SAN
9 4 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (1.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (2.54%) Power BI
4 5 (1.81%) MySQL
5 4 (1.45%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.09%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.36%) GIS
8 1 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (1.45%) Git (software)
1 4 (1.45%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.36%) JIRA
3 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.36%) WebStorm
General
1 39 (14.13%) Finance
2 7 (2.54%) Retail
3 2 (0.72%) Automotive
3 2 (0.72%) Banking
3 2 (0.72%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.36%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 77 (27.90%) Analyst
2 33 (11.96%) Service Manager
3 22 (7.97%) Incident Manager
3 22 (7.97%) Service Analyst
4 18 (6.52%) Service Desk Analyst
5 17 (6.16%) Major Incident Manager
6 14 (5.07%) Service Transition Manager
6 14 (5.07%) Transition Manager
7 12 (4.35%) Developer
8 11 (3.99%) Delivery Manager
8 11 (3.99%) Designer
8 11 (3.99%) Support Engineer
9 10 (3.62%) Applications Support
9 10 (3.62%) SharePoint Analyst
10 9 (3.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 9 (3.26%) Services Delivery Manager
11 8 (2.90%) 3rd Line Support
11 8 (2.90%) Administrator
11 8 (2.90%) Change Analyst
11 8 (2.90%) Problem Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.54%) .NET
2 4 (1.45%) ASP.NET
2 4 (1.45%) HTML
2 4 (1.45%) XML
3 3 (1.09%) CSS
4 2 (0.72%) ADSI
4 2 (0.72%) AngularJS
4 2 (0.72%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (0.72%) LDAP
4 2 (0.72%) Spring
5 1 (0.36%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.36%) Java EE
5 1 (0.36%) JDBC
5 1 (0.36%) LAMP
5 1 (0.36%) Node.js
5 1 (0.36%) REST
5 1 (0.36%) Spring MVC
5 1 (0.36%) Spring Security
5 1 (0.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (0.36%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 46 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (7.61%) Data Centre
3 17 (6.16%) Management Information System
4 14 (5.07%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (2.54%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.17%) CMDB
7 5 (1.81%) Fat Client
7 5 (1.81%) Thin Client
8 4 (1.45%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.45%) Virtual Team
9 3 (1.09%) Clustering
9 3 (1.09%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.09%) User Experience
10 2 (0.72%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.72%) iSeries
11 1 (0.36%) CCTV
11 1 (0.36%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.36%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 90 (32.61%) Windows
2 42 (15.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (11.96%) Windows Server
4 32 (11.59%) Linux
5 25 (9.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (7.61%) Windows 7
7 19 (6.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (5.80%) Unix
9 11 (3.99%) Windows 10
10 7 (2.54%) CentOS
10 7 (2.54%) Ubuntu
11 5 (1.81%) Android
12 1 (0.36%) AIX
12 1 (0.36%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (48.19%) Service Management
2 126 (45.65%) ITIL V3
3 73 (26.45%) Change Management
4 66 (23.91%) ITSM
5 58 (21.01%) Problem-Solving
6 45 (16.30%) Service Delivery
7 38 (13.77%) Problem Management
8 28 (10.14%) Incident Management
9 26 (9.42%) CRM
9 26 (9.42%) Virtual Environments
10 23 (8.33%) Project Management
11 22 (7.97%) Configuration Management
12 21 (7.61%) PRINCE2
13 18 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (6.16%) Mentoring
15 16 (5.80%) Presales
15 16 (5.80%) Stakeholder Management
16 14 (5.07%) Capacity Management
16 14 (5.07%) ERP
17 13 (4.71%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 40 (14.49%) PowerShell
2 36 (13.04%) SQL
3 11 (3.99%) JavaScript
4 7 (2.54%) C#
5 3 (1.09%) C
5 3 (1.09%) Java
5 3 (1.09%) VBScript
6 2 (0.72%) Python
7 1 (0.36%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.36%) C-shell
7 1 (0.36%) Korn
7 1 (0.36%) Perl
7 1 (0.36%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 177 (64.13%) Security Cleared
2 153 (55.43%) SC Cleared
3 88 (31.88%) DV Cleared
4 41 (14.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 22 (7.97%) ITIL Certification
6 18 (6.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 15 (5.43%) CCNP
7 15 (5.43%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (5.43%) MCSA
8 12 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 11 (3.99%) MCSE
10 10 (3.62%) CCNA
11 9 (3.26%) MCITP
12 7 (2.54%) MCDBA
12 7 (2.54%) MCP
13 6 (2.17%) Degree
13 6 (2.17%) ISEB
14 5 (1.81%) ISEB Practitioner
15 4 (1.45%) CISSP
15 4 (1.45%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (9.42%) SLA
2 15 (5.43%) QA
3 7 (2.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.09%) Government Security Classifications
5 2 (0.72%) COBIT
5 2 (0.72%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.36%) GDPR
6 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 71 (25.72%) Active Directory
2 20 (7.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (4.71%) NFS
4 12 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
5 10 (3.62%) VMware Workstation
6 6 (2.17%) Hyper-V
6 6 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (1.81%) Terminal Server
8 3 (1.09%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (1.09%) UAG
9 2 (0.72%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.36%) Samba
Systems Management
1 26 (9.42%) SCCM
2 19 (6.88%) OVSD
3 16 (5.80%) WSUS
4 7 (2.54%) Nagios
4 7 (2.54%) SCOM
5 3 (1.09%) Ansible
5 3 (1.09%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (1.09%) Puppet
6 2 (0.72%) HP SiteScope
6 2 (0.72%) Terraform
7 1 (0.36%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.36%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.36%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.36%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 70 (25.36%) Microsoft
2 33 (11.96%) Citrix
3 30 (10.87%) HP
3 30 (10.87%) VMware
4 20 (7.25%) McAfee
5 19 (6.88%) SAP
6 18 (6.52%) Oracle
7 16 (5.80%) F5
8 15 (5.43%) Cisco
9 11 (3.99%) NetApp
10 10 (3.62%) ServiceNow
11 7 (2.54%) Juniper
11 7 (2.54%) Palo Alto
12 6 (2.17%) webMethods
13 5 (1.81%) Remedy
14 3 (1.09%) Aruba
14 3 (1.09%) Blue Coat
14 3 (1.09%) Forcepoint
14 3 (1.09%) Lumension
15 2 (0.72%) Splunk