Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 12 12
Rank change year-on-year +4 0 -5
Contract jobs citing ITIL 236 219 235
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 11.84% 10.54% 11.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.24% 12.78% 13.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 143 146
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £365 £406 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.03% +2.67% +12.86%
10th Percentile £215 £217 £136
90th Percentile £500 £538 £494
South East median daily rate £413 £407 £361
% change year-on-year +1.35% +12.74% -0.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 13
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.75 £14.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.32% +16.67% -52.94%
10th Percentile £11.13 £14.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £17.50 £22.80 £16.88
South East median hourly rate £15.57 £14.50 £17.45
% change year-on-year +7.34% -16.91% +0.43%

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 1,657 1,714 1,724
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 83.10% 82.48% 85.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 883 804 940
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £412 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.00% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £250 £260 £253
90th Percentile £561 £544 £525
South East median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 53 44
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.28 £16.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.48% +17.86% -20.00%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.06 £9.37
90th Percentile £47.50 £77.50 £51.85
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £24.06
% change year-on-year +25.00% -16.87% +11.65%

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 17 July 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
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 17 July 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 0 204 £363 -10.87% 16
High Wycombe -4 4 - - 4
Aylesbury +11 2 £450 -
ITIL
South East

For the 6 months to 17 July 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.

1 117 (49.58%) Security Cleared
2 96 (40.68%) SC Cleared
3 90 (38.14%) Service Management
4 85 (36.02%) ITIL V3
5 76 (32.20%) Change Management
6 75 (31.78%) DV Cleared
7 58 (24.58%) Windows
8 50 (21.19%) Problem-Solving
9 49 (20.76%) Analytical Skills
10 46 (19.49%) Microsoft
11 45 (19.07%) Service Delivery
12 44 (18.64%) Finance
13 41 (17.37%) ITSM
14 40 (16.95%) Microsoft Office
15 38 (16.10%) SLA
16 34 (14.41%) Active Directory
16 34 (14.41%) Office 365
17 33 (13.98%) PowerShell
18 32 (13.56%) Virtual Environments
19 31 (13.14%) PRINCE2
19 31 (13.14%) Microsoft Certification
19 31 (13.14%) Firewall
20 30 (12.71%) Problem Management
21 29 (12.29%) Cisco
22 27 (11.44%) Skype for Business
23 25 (10.59%) Data Centre
24 24 (10.17%) Linux
24 24 (10.17%) Project Management
25 23 (9.75%) MS Exchange
26 22 (9.32%) 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 27 (11.44%) Skype for Business
2 23 (9.75%) MS Exchange
3 20 (8.47%) SharePoint
4 19 (8.05%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (6.36%) SharePoint 2013
6 14 (5.93%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (4.66%) IIS
8 6 (2.54%) Apache
9 4 (1.69%) CMS
9 4 (1.69%) EPiServer
9 4 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (1.69%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.69%) Umbraco
9 4 (1.69%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.85%) Confluence
11 1 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.42%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.42%) nginx
11 1 (0.42%) SAP EP
Applications
1 40 (16.95%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.97%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.12%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (1.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.42%) assyst
2 1 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.42%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 34 (14.41%) Office 365
2 6 (2.54%) iPaaS
3 4 (1.69%) IaaS
3 4 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.27%) PaaS
5 2 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.42%) GitHub
6 1 (0.42%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (13.14%) Firewall
2 17 (7.20%) TCP/IP
3 15 (6.36%) Wireless
4 14 (5.93%) BGP
4 14 (5.93%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (5.51%) BIG-IP
5 13 (5.51%) ICMP
5 13 (5.51%) IPsec
5 13 (5.51%) OSPF
6 12 (5.08%) Cisco ISE
6 12 (5.08%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 11 (4.66%) LAN
7 11 (4.66%) VPN
8 9 (3.81%) DNS
8 9 (3.81%) WAN
9 5 (2.12%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (1.69%) DHCP
10 4 (1.69%) Internet
10 4 (1.69%) iSCSI
10 4 (1.69%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.54%) MySQL
2 6 (2.54%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.69%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.85%) Apache Hive
5 2 (0.85%) Big Data
5 2 (0.85%) Data Lake
5 2 (0.85%) GIS
5 2 (0.85%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.85%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.85%) OLAP
5 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.42%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.42%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.42%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (1.27%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.27%) JIRA
2 3 (1.27%) WebStorm
3 2 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 44 (18.64%) Finance
2 10 (4.24%) Retail
3 9 (3.81%) Banking
4 5 (2.12%) Spanish Language
5 2 (0.85%) Dutch Language
5 2 (0.85%) French Language
5 2 (0.85%) German Language
5 2 (0.85%) Italian Language
5 2 (0.85%) Law
6 1 (0.42%) Legal
6 1 (0.42%) Local Government
6 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (18.22%) Analyst
2 26 (11.02%) Service Manager
3 18 (7.63%) Designer
3 18 (7.63%) Developer
4 15 (6.36%) Delivery Manager
5 12 (5.08%) Architect
6 11 (4.66%) Services Delivery Manager
7 10 (4.24%) 3rd Line Support
8 9 (3.81%) SharePoint Analyst
8 9 (3.81%) Support Engineer
9 8 (3.39%) Change Manager
9 8 (3.39%) Network Team Leader
9 8 (3.39%) Project Manager
9 8 (3.39%) Release Manager
9 8 (3.39%) Service Analyst
9 8 (3.39%) Service Desk Analyst
9 8 (3.39%) Team Leader
10 7 (2.97%) Change and Release Manager
10 7 (2.97%) Desktop Support
10 7 (2.97%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.54%) HTML
1 6 (2.54%) XML
2 4 (1.69%) AngularJS
2 4 (1.69%) Hibernate
2 4 (1.69%) J2EE
2 4 (1.69%) Spring
3 3 (1.27%) Angular 2
3 3 (1.27%) JDBC
3 3 (1.27%) REST
3 3 (1.27%) Spring MVC
3 3 (1.27%) Spring Security
3 3 (1.27%) Web Services
3 3 (1.27%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (0.85%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (0.85%) Velocity
5 1 (0.42%) .NET
5 1 (0.42%) Middleware
5 1 (0.42%) Node.js
5 1 (0.42%) SAML
5 1 (0.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 49 (20.76%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (10.59%) Data Centre
3 10 (4.24%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.24%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (2.54%) Mainframe
5 5 (2.12%) Client/Server
5 5 (2.12%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (1.69%) CCTV
6 4 (1.69%) CMDB
6 4 (1.69%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.85%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.85%) iSeries
8 1 (0.42%) Clustering
8 1 (0.42%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.42%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.42%) Fintech
8 1 (0.42%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.42%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.42%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 58 (24.58%) Windows
2 24 (10.17%) Linux
3 21 (8.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (8.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (6.78%) Windows 7
6 13 (5.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (4.66%) Windows Server
8 10 (4.24%) Unix
9 7 (2.97%) Windows 10
10 4 (1.69%) Data ONTAP
11 3 (1.27%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.42%) AIX
12 1 (0.42%) Android
12 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.42%) DC/OS
12 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.42%) MVS
12 1 (0.42%) Solaris
12 1 (0.42%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (38.14%) Service Management
2 85 (36.02%) ITIL V3
3 76 (32.20%) Change Management
4 50 (21.19%) Problem-Solving
5 45 (19.07%) Service Delivery
6 41 (17.37%) ITSM
7 32 (13.56%) Virtual Environments
8 31 (13.14%) PRINCE2
9 30 (12.71%) Problem Management
10 24 (10.17%) Project Management
11 22 (9.32%) Incident Management
11 22 (9.32%) Service Design
12 20 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (8.05%) Change Control
14 17 (7.20%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
15 15 (6.36%) CRM
15 15 (6.36%) Network Monitoring
16 14 (5.93%) Network Virtualisation
16 14 (5.93%) Risk Management
17 13 (5.51%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (13.98%) PowerShell
2 17 (7.20%) SQL
3 9 (3.81%) JavaScript
4 8 (3.39%) Java
5 4 (1.69%) VBScript
6 3 (1.27%) C#
7 1 (0.42%) ABAP
7 1 (0.42%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.42%) C
7 1 (0.42%) PHP
7 1 (0.42%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 117 (49.58%) Security Cleared
2 96 (40.68%) SC Cleared
3 75 (31.78%) DV Cleared
4 31 (13.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (8.47%) CCNP
5 20 (8.47%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (7.20%) MCSA
7 16 (6.78%) ITIL Certification
7 16 (6.78%) MCSE
8 10 (4.24%) Degree
8 10 (4.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 7 (2.97%) MCP
10 6 (2.54%) CCNA
10 6 (2.54%) ISEB
11 5 (2.12%) CISM
11 5 (2.12%) CISMP
11 5 (2.12%) CISSP
11 5 (2.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (16.10%) SLA
2 13 (5.51%) QA
3 11 (4.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (2.12%) ISO 9001
5 4 (1.69%) Data Quality
6 3 (1.27%) COBIT
7 2 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.42%) PMO
System Software
1 34 (14.41%) Active Directory
2 18 (7.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (6.36%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.97%) NFS
4 7 (2.97%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (2.54%) XenApp
6 4 (1.69%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (1.69%) UAG
6 4 (1.69%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (1.27%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.42%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.42%) Docker
8 1 (0.42%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 16 (6.78%) SCCM
2 14 (5.93%) OVSD
3 6 (2.54%) WSUS
4 3 (1.27%) SCOM
4 3 (1.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (0.85%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.85%) HP ALM
5 2 (0.85%) SCSM
6 1 (0.42%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.42%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.42%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.42%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 46 (19.49%) Microsoft
2 29 (12.29%) Cisco
3 21 (8.90%) HP
3 21 (8.90%) ServiceNow
3 21 (8.90%) VMware
4 19 (8.05%) Citrix
5 14 (5.93%) F5
5 14 (5.93%) NetApp
6 12 (5.08%) McAfee
6 12 (5.08%) Oracle
7 11 (4.66%) Palo Alto
8 7 (2.97%) Juniper
8 7 (2.97%) Remedy
8 7 (2.97%) Symantec
9 6 (2.54%) SAP
10 5 (2.12%) Forcepoint
10 5 (2.12%) IBM
11 4 (1.69%) Lumension
12 3 (1.27%) Aruba
12 3 (1.27%) Computacenter