Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 10 11
Rank change year-on-year -9 +1 -4
Contract jobs citing ITIL 202 217 299
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 8.54% 12.31% 11.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.44% 14.63% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 154 184
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £350 £415 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.66% +6.34% +27.85%
10th Percentile £145 £178 £245
90th Percentile £500 £524 £488
South East median daily rate £385 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +2.53% +3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 7
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -7.06% +24.15%
10th Percentile £13.71 £11.60 £10.65
90th Percentile £19.50 £15.00 £16.24
South East median hourly rate £14.50 £16.78 £16.39
% change year-on-year -13.59% +2.38% +9.27%

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 1934 1483 2153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 81.78% 84.12% 80.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 904 813 1137
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +9.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £252 £236 £238
90th Percentile £537 £550 £506
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £391
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.43% +4.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 59 60
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.58 £15.00 £16.27
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.53% -7.78% +25.12%
10th Percentile £9.51 £9.31 £9.48
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.30 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £23.07 £26.50 £26.09
% change year-on-year -12.94% +1.57% +49.09%

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 18 November 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 -4 182 £351 -15.46% 2
Aylesbury +8 4 £140 -53.33%
Wycombe - 3 £230 -
High Wycombe -13 2 £100 -58.97% 7
ITIL
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 119 (58.91%) Security Cleared
2 95 (47.03%) SC Cleared
3 69 (34.16%) DV Cleared
4 63 (31.19%) Microsoft
5 62 (30.69%) Service Management
6 57 (28.22%) Service Delivery
6 57 (28.22%) Windows
7 50 (24.75%) ITIL V3
8 44 (21.78%) Finance
9 42 (20.79%) Active Directory
9 42 (20.79%) Service Design
10 40 (19.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 39 (19.31%) SLA
12 33 (16.34%) Change Management
12 33 (16.34%) Microsoft Office
13 30 (14.85%) SQL
13 30 (14.85%) Windows Server
14 28 (13.86%) ITSM
15 27 (13.37%) PRINCE2
15 27 (13.37%) HP
15 27 (13.37%) Analytical Skills
16 24 (11.88%) Office 365
17 23 (11.39%) MS Exchange
17 23 (11.39%) ITIL Certification
18 22 (10.89%) Agile Software Development
19 21 (10.40%) Microsoft Certification
19 21 (10.40%) Windows Server 2008
20 20 (9.90%) Windows Server 2012
20 20 (9.90%) ISO 9001
20 20 (9.90%) SQL Server

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 23 (11.39%) MS Exchange
2 17 (8.42%) Skype for Business
3 16 (7.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (7.92%) SharePoint
4 11 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (3.96%) IIS
6 5 (2.48%) Office Communications Server
6 5 (2.48%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (2.48%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.98%) Apache
7 4 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.99%) Confluence
8 2 (0.99%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.50%) Liferay
Applications
1 33 (16.34%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (7.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (5.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (3.96%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (1.98%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.97%) Dynamics GP
2 5 (2.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.49%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (1.49%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.99%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 24 (11.88%) Office 365
2 7 (3.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.48%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.99%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.46%) SAN
2 7 (3.47%) NAS
3 5 (2.48%) Firewall
3 5 (2.48%) Internet
3 5 (2.48%) WAN
4 4 (1.98%) Intranet
5 3 (1.49%) BIG-IP
5 3 (1.49%) Skype
6 2 (0.99%) HTTP
6 2 (0.99%) LAN
6 2 (0.99%) MPLS
6 2 (0.99%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.99%) VPN
6 2 (0.99%) Wireless
6 2 (0.99%) WLAN
7 1 (0.50%) ATM
7 1 (0.50%) DHCP
7 1 (0.50%) DNS
7 1 (0.50%) SDH
7 1 (0.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.90%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.49%) Big Data
5 3 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.49%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.49%) OLAP
5 3 (1.49%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.49%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.49%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.99%) DB2
6 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.50%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 4 (1.98%) JIRA
2 2 (0.99%) Eclipse
2 2 (0.99%) Maven
3 1 (0.50%) Jenkins
General
1 44 (21.78%) Finance
2 9 (4.46%) Retail
3 7 (3.47%) Banking
4 5 (2.48%) Automotive
5 3 (1.49%) Military
5 3 (1.49%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.99%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.50%) Games
7 1 (0.50%) Legal
7 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (18.81%) Analyst
2 30 (14.85%) Service Manager
3 20 (9.90%) Architect
4 15 (7.43%) Service Analyst
5 14 (6.93%) Service Desk Analyst
6 13 (6.44%) 3rd Line Support
7 12 (5.94%) Service Transition Manager
7 12 (5.94%) Transition Manager
8 11 (5.45%) Incident Manager
9 10 (4.95%) Designer
9 10 (4.95%) Services Delivery Manager
10 9 (4.46%) Delivery Manager
10 9 (4.46%) Service Architect
10 9 (4.46%) Service Design Manager
10 9 (4.46%) Support Specialist
10 9 (4.46%) Technical Manager
11 8 (3.96%) ITIL Manager
11 8 (3.96%) Project Manager
12 7 (3.47%) 1st Line Support
12 7 (3.47%) Major Incident Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.97%) .NET
2 4 (1.98%) AngularJS
2 4 (1.98%) Spring
2 4 (1.98%) XML
3 2 (0.99%) Apache CXF
3 2 (0.99%) Hibernate
3 2 (0.99%) J2EE
3 2 (0.99%) Java EE
3 2 (0.99%) JDBC
3 2 (0.99%) JSP
3 2 (0.99%) Kafka
3 2 (0.99%) Spring Boot
3 2 (0.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (0.99%) Web Services
4 1 (0.50%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.37%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (8.42%) Data Centre
3 9 (4.46%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.97%) PKI
5 4 (1.98%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (1.98%) Virtual Team
6 2 (0.99%) Clustering
6 2 (0.99%) iPad
6 2 (0.99%) User Experience
6 2 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.50%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.50%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.50%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.50%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.50%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.50%) Online Games
7 1 (0.50%) PDA
7 1 (0.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 57 (28.22%) Windows
2 30 (14.85%) Windows Server
3 21 (10.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (9.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (8.42%) Linux
6 15 (7.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (5.45%) Unix
8 8 (3.96%) Windows 10
9 4 (1.98%) Windows Vista
10 3 (1.49%) Android
10 3 (1.49%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.49%) Solaris
11 2 (0.99%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.99%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.50%) MVS
12 1 (0.50%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (30.69%) Service Management
2 57 (28.22%) Service Delivery
3 50 (24.75%) ITIL V3
4 42 (20.79%) Service Design
5 33 (16.34%) Change Management
6 28 (13.86%) ITSM
7 27 (13.37%) PRINCE2
8 22 (10.89%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (8.91%) Project Management
9 18 (8.91%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (8.42%) Incident Management
11 16 (7.92%) Presales
12 15 (7.43%) Risk Management
12 15 (7.43%) Virtual Environments
13 14 (6.93%) CRM
14 13 (6.44%) Logistics
14 13 (6.44%) Problem Management
15 10 (4.95%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
16 9 (4.46%) Disk Encryption
16 9 (4.46%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (14.85%) SQL
2 17 (8.42%) PowerShell
3 9 (4.46%) Java
4 2 (0.99%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.99%) PL/SQL
4 2 (0.99%) VBA
5 1 (0.50%) Tcl
5 1 (0.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 119 (58.91%) Security Cleared
2 95 (47.03%) SC Cleared
3 69 (34.16%) DV Cleared
4 40 (19.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 23 (11.39%) ITIL Certification
6 21 (10.40%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (9.41%) MCSE
8 9 (4.46%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (3.96%) MCP
10 7 (3.47%) MCSA
11 5 (2.48%) CCNP
11 5 (2.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (1.98%) CCNA
13 3 (1.49%) APMP
13 3 (1.49%) CISM
13 3 (1.49%) CISMP
13 3 (1.49%) CISSP
13 3 (1.49%) DBS Check
13 3 (1.49%) Degree
13 3 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (19.31%) SLA
2 20 (9.90%) ISO 9001
3 17 (8.42%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 11 (5.45%) QA
5 4 (1.98%) PMO
6 1 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.50%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 42 (20.79%) Active Directory
2 15 (7.43%) Hyper-V
2 15 (7.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.95%) VMware Workstation
4 6 (2.97%) BitLocker
5 3 (1.49%) XenApp
6 1 (0.50%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (7.43%) SCCM
2 14 (6.93%) OVSD
3 6 (2.97%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (2.48%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (1.98%) SCOM
6 3 (1.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (1.49%) WSUS
7 2 (0.99%) HP SiteScope
7 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (0.99%) OpenView
7 2 (0.99%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (0.50%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.50%) CA Wily
8 1 (0.50%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.50%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 63 (31.19%) Microsoft
2 27 (13.37%) HP
3 17 (8.42%) VMware
4 13 (6.44%) Citrix
5 10 (4.95%) Cisco
5 10 (4.95%) ServiceNow
6 9 (4.46%) McAfee
7 8 (3.96%) Oracle
7 8 (3.96%) Symantec
8 7 (3.47%) SAP
9 6 (2.97%) Apple
9 6 (2.97%) Lumension
10 3 (1.49%) Cognos
10 3 (1.49%) F5
10 3 (1.49%) Google
10 3 (1.49%) IBM
10 3 (1.49%) NetApp
10 3 (1.49%) Sun
11 2 (0.99%) Cloudera
11 2 (0.99%) StorageTek