Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 72 75
Rank change year-on-year +23 +3 -6
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 62 20 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.83% 1.58% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.58% 1.86% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 17 18
Milton Keynes median daily rate £360 £330 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -19.32% +36.33%
10th Percentile £120 £139 £145
90th Percentile £523 £536 £447
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £378 £330 £409
% change year-on-year +14.39% -19.32% +30.88%
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 1,354 1,076 1,385
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 83.63% 85.19% 82.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 736 640 699
Milton Keynes median daily rate £415 £405 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.47% +3.85% +11.43%
10th Percentile £263 £278 £268
90th Percentile £538 £575 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.90% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 27 45
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.75 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.72% +3.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £9.37 £9.00 £9.50
90th Percentile £24.70 £38.75 £20.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £16.14
% change year-on-year +20.00% -7.06% +29.12%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 62 (100.00%) ITIL
2 51 (82.26%) Security Cleared
3 44 (70.97%) SC Cleared
4 43 (69.35%) Windows
5 34 (54.84%) Change Management
6 32 (51.61%) Microsoft
7 30 (48.39%) HP
7 30 (48.39%) ITSM
7 30 (48.39%) Service Management
8 29 (46.77%) VMware
8 29 (46.77%) DV Cleared
9 28 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
9 28 (45.16%) Analytical Skills
10 27 (43.55%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
11 26 (41.94%) Windows Server 2012
11 26 (41.94%) Active Directory
12 21 (33.87%) Windows Server 2003
12 21 (33.87%) Microsoft Office
12 21 (33.87%) Virtual Environments
13 20 (32.26%) Microsoft Certification
14 19 (30.65%) OVSD
15 18 (29.03%) SQL
15 18 (29.03%) Linux
15 18 (29.03%) TCP/IP
15 18 (29.03%) Network Virtualisation
15 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
16 16 (25.81%) NetApp
16 16 (25.81%) Hyper-V
17 15 (24.19%) Office 365
17 15 (24.19%) Service Delivery

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 11 (17.74%) MS Exchange
1 11 (17.74%) SharePoint
1 11 (17.74%) Skype for Business
2 10 (16.13%) IIS
3 4 (6.45%) Apache
4 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 21 (33.87%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Dynamics GP
2 6 (9.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (24.19%) Office 365
2 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (11.29%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.61%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (29.03%) TCP/IP
2 12 (19.35%) Firewall
3 10 (16.13%) Wireless
4 8 (12.90%) BIG-IP
5 7 (11.29%) BGP
5 7 (11.29%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (11.29%) ICMP
5 7 (11.29%) IPsec
5 7 (11.29%) OSPF
6 6 (9.68%) Cisco ISE
6 6 (9.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 5 (8.06%) Skype
8 4 (6.45%) iSCSI
9 3 (4.84%) SAN
10 2 (3.23%) LAN
10 2 (3.23%) NAS
11 1 (1.61%) SDH
11 1 (1.61%) VoIP
11 1 (1.61%) WLAN
11 1 (1.61%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.97%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (4.84%) Big Data
4 3 (4.84%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) JIRA
1 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (4.84%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Military
3 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (27.42%) Team Leader
2 13 (20.97%) 3rd Line Support
3 11 (17.74%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 7 (11.29%) Architect
5 6 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
5 6 (9.68%) Analyst
5 6 (9.68%) Network Team Leader
5 6 (9.68%) Service Analyst
5 6 (9.68%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (9.68%) Support Specialist
5 6 (9.68%) Technical Architect
6 4 (6.45%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (6.45%) Storage Specialist
7 3 (4.84%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 2 (3.23%) Applications Support
8 2 (3.23%) Communications Specialist
8 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared Application Packager
8 2 (3.23%) SCCM Specialist
8 2 (3.23%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (45.16%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (17.74%) Enterprise Cloud
2 11 (17.74%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.45%) Clustering
3 4 (6.45%) CMDB
4 3 (4.84%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.61%) iPad
5 1 (1.61%) iPhone
5 1 (1.61%) PKI
5 1 (1.61%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 43 (69.35%) Windows
2 26 (41.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (33.87%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (29.03%) Linux
4 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (17.74%) Windows Server
6 5 (8.06%) Windows Vista
7 4 (6.45%) Data ONTAP
7 4 (6.45%) Windows 10
8 3 (4.84%) Solaris
8 3 (4.84%) Unix
9 2 (3.23%) Android
9 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
9 2 (3.23%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (100.00%) ITIL
2 34 (54.84%) Change Management
3 30 (48.39%) ITSM
3 30 (48.39%) Service Management
4 27 (43.55%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
5 21 (33.87%) Virtual Environments
6 18 (29.03%) Network Virtualisation
7 15 (24.19%) Service Delivery
8 9 (14.52%) Ticket Management
9 8 (12.90%) PRINCE2
10 7 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (11.29%) Network Monitoring
11 6 (9.68%) CRM
11 6 (9.68%) DevOps
11 6 (9.68%) Disk Encryption
11 6 (9.68%) Problem Management
11 6 (9.68%) TOGAF
12 5 (8.06%) Process Architecture
12 5 (8.06%) Software Deployment
13 4 (6.45%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (29.03%) SQL
2 3 (4.84%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.61%) C#
Qualifications
1 51 (82.26%) Security Cleared
2 44 (70.97%) SC Cleared
3 29 (46.77%) DV Cleared
4 20 (32.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (16.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 9 (14.52%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (12.90%) MCSE
8 7 (11.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (8.06%) CCNA
9 5 (8.06%) CCSP
9 5 (8.06%) MCP
10 4 (6.45%) CCNP
10 4 (6.45%) MCITP
11 3 (4.84%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (3.23%) CCA
12 2 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (1.61%) MCSA
13 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (22.58%) SLA
2 5 (8.06%) QA
System Software
1 28 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (41.94%) Active Directory
3 16 (25.81%) Hyper-V
4 9 (14.52%) VMware Workstation
5 6 (9.68%) BitLocker
6 4 (6.45%) NFS
6 4 (6.45%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.61%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (30.65%) OVSD
2 13 (20.97%) SCCM
3 10 (16.13%) SCOM
4 6 (9.68%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (6.45%) Backup Exec
5 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Clustering
5 4 (6.45%) SCSM
6 2 (3.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (3.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 32 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 30 (48.39%) HP
3 29 (46.77%) VMware
4 16 (25.81%) NetApp
5 12 (19.35%) Citrix
6 11 (17.74%) Cisco
7 10 (16.13%) ServiceNow
8 8 (12.90%) F5
9 7 (11.29%) McAfee
9 7 (11.29%) Palo Alto
10 6 (9.68%) Lumension
10 6 (9.68%) Symantec
11 4 (6.45%) arcserve
11 4 (6.45%) Juniper
11 4 (6.45%) Veeam
12 3 (4.84%) Apple
12 3 (4.84%) Sun
13 2 (3.23%) Aruba
13 2 (3.23%) StorageTek
14 1 (1.61%) MobileIron