Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 6 months to 23 September 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.

ITIL Version 3
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 77 62
Rank change year-on-year +53 -15 -8
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 102 44 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 7.04% 2.62% 2.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.20% 3.11% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 39 25
Milton Keynes median daily rate £361 £390 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.37% +52.94% -17.74%
10th Percentile £200 £121 £161
90th Percentile £467 £538 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £365 £400 £263
% change year-on-year -8.77% +52.38% -15.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

ITIL V3 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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,244 1,417 1,100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 85.85% 84.45% 84.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 703 714 644
Milton Keynes median daily rate £413 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -2.44% +9.33%
10th Percentile £235 £250 £250
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.63% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 39 36
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.50 £13.85 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.53% +15.42% -25.00%
10th Percentile £8.88 £8.73 £9.00
90th Percentile £16.66 £19.50 £15.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -6.33% +7.14% -26.32%

ITIL V3
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing ITIL V3 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL V3 in Milton Keynes

ITIL V3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ITIL V3 in Milton Keynes.

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL V3 in Milton Keynes

ITIL V3
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL V3 in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL V3 in Milton Keynes

ITIL V3
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL V3 in Milton Keynes.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL V3 in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for ITIL V3.

1 102 (100.00%) ITIL
2 81 (79.41%) Security Cleared
3 75 (73.53%) SC Cleared
4 53 (51.96%) Service Management
5 44 (43.14%) DV Cleared
6 42 (41.18%) ITSM
7 40 (39.22%) Change Management
8 39 (38.24%) Windows
9 34 (33.33%) Active Directory
10 28 (27.45%) Microsoft
11 25 (24.51%) Office 365
12 24 (23.53%) Citrix
12 24 (23.53%) Linux
12 24 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
13 23 (22.55%) Virtual Environments
14 22 (21.57%) Microsoft Certification
15 21 (20.59%) SQL
15 21 (20.59%) VMware
16 20 (19.61%) Problem-Solving
17 19 (18.63%) TCP/IP
18 18 (17.65%) Service Delivery
18 18 (17.65%) Problem Management
19 17 (16.67%) HP
20 16 (15.69%) SharePoint
20 16 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
21 15 (14.71%) Capacity Management
21 15 (14.71%) Incident Management
21 15 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
21 15 (14.71%) NFS
21 15 (14.71%) VPN

ITIL V3
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (15.69%) SharePoint
2 8 (7.84%) IIS
3 7 (6.86%) MS Exchange
3 7 (6.86%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (6.86%) Skype for Business
4 5 (4.90%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.98%) SAP EP
Applications
1 24 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.98%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 25 (24.51%) Office 365
2 8 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.86%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (5.88%) IaaS
5 3 (2.94%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (18.63%) TCP/IP
2 15 (14.71%) VPN
3 13 (12.75%) Firewall
4 6 (5.88%) BGP
4 6 (5.88%) BIG-IP
4 6 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (5.88%) Cisco ISE
4 6 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 6 (5.88%) IPsec
5 4 (3.92%) ICMP
5 4 (3.92%) LAN
5 4 (3.92%) OSPF
5 4 (3.92%) WAN
5 4 (3.92%) Wireless
6 3 (2.94%) Skype
7 2 (1.96%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.96%) DNS
7 2 (1.96%) iSCSI
7 2 (1.96%) Telepresence
7 2 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.92%) MongoDB
2 4 (3.92%) MySQL
3 3 (2.94%) Power BI
3 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.98%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.98%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.98%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.98%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (6.86%) Finance
2 2 (1.96%) Retail
3 1 (0.98%) Banking
3 1 (0.98%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 25 (24.51%) Analyst
2 14 (13.73%) Incident Manager
2 14 (13.73%) Major Incident Manager
3 10 (9.80%) Applications Support
3 10 (9.80%) Service Manager
4 7 (6.86%) Applications Specialist
4 7 (6.86%) Support Specialist
5 6 (5.88%) Applications Support Specialist
5 6 (5.88%) Change Analyst
5 6 (5.88%) Service Transition Manager
5 6 (5.88%) Transition Manager
6 5 (4.90%) Configuration Analyst
6 5 (4.90%) Desktop Support
6 5 (4.90%) Service Analyst
6 5 (4.90%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (4.90%) Support Analyst
6 5 (4.90%) Support Engineer
7 4 (3.92%) Data Centre Engineer
7 4 (3.92%) Desktop Analyst
7 4 (3.92%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.96%) CSS
2 1 (0.98%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 10 (9.80%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.90%) CMDB
5 3 (2.94%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.94%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.96%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 39 (38.24%) Windows
2 24 (23.53%) Linux
3 15 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (12.75%) Unix
4 13 (12.75%) Windows 7
5 12 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (10.78%) Windows Server
7 5 (4.90%) CentOS
7 5 (4.90%) Ubuntu
7 5 (4.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.96%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (100.00%) ITIL
2 53 (51.96%) Service Management
3 42 (41.18%) ITSM
4 40 (39.22%) Change Management
5 23 (22.55%) Virtual Environments
6 20 (19.61%) Problem-Solving
7 18 (17.65%) Problem Management
7 18 (17.65%) Service Delivery
8 15 (14.71%) Capacity Management
8 15 (14.71%) Incident Management
9 14 (13.73%) Configuration Management
10 13 (12.75%) ERP
11 9 (8.82%) Change Control
11 9 (8.82%) Infrastructure Monitoring
12 8 (7.84%) Critical Thinking
12 8 (7.84%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
13 7 (6.86%) Performance Tuning
14 5 (4.90%) CRM
14 5 (4.90%) High Availability
14 5 (4.90%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (20.59%) SQL
2 7 (6.86%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.96%) C
4 1 (0.98%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 81 (79.41%) Security Cleared
2 75 (73.53%) SC Cleared
3 44 (43.14%) DV Cleared
4 22 (21.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (10.78%) MCSA
6 8 (7.84%) MCITP
7 7 (6.86%) MCDBA
8 6 (5.88%) CCNA
8 6 (5.88%) CCNP
8 6 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (3.92%) CCIP
9 4 (3.92%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.98%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.98%) CCA
10 1 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.98%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.75%) QA
2 5 (4.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (4.90%) SLA
3 2 (1.96%) COBIT
3 2 (1.96%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 34 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 15 (14.71%) NFS
3 14 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (12.75%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (6.86%) VMware Workstation
6 5 (4.90%) Hyper-V
7 3 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (12.75%) SCCM
2 12 (11.76%) OVSD
3 11 (10.78%) WSUS
4 5 (4.90%) Nagios
5 2 (1.96%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.96%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (1.96%) SCSM
6 1 (0.98%) Ansible
6 1 (0.98%) Puppet
6 1 (0.98%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (27.45%) Microsoft
2 24 (23.53%) Citrix
3 21 (20.59%) VMware
4 17 (16.67%) HP
5 15 (14.71%) Oracle
6 14 (13.73%) SAP
7 13 (12.75%) McAfee
8 11 (10.78%) F5
9 8 (7.84%) Cisco
9 8 (7.84%) NetApp
10 6 (5.88%) Juniper
10 6 (5.88%) Palo Alto
11 3 (2.94%) Lumension
12 2 (1.96%) arcserve
12 2 (1.96%) Aruba
12 2 (1.96%) Blue Coat
12 2 (1.96%) Symantec
12 2 (1.96%) Veeam
13 1 (0.98%) Remedy
13 1 (0.98%) ServiceNow