Period
to 19 November 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 19 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.

ITIL Version 3
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 74 63
Rank change year-on-year +56 -11 -4
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 113 45 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 8.71% 2.59% 2.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.95% 3.09% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 38 28
Milton Keynes median daily rate £348 £298 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.81% +21.43% -20.97%
10th Percentile £201 £120 £173
90th Percentile £497 £527 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £361 £345 £245
% change year-on-year +4.57% +40.82% -20.97%
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 1,136 1,458 1,097
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 87.52% 83.99% 85.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 667 764 640
Milton Keynes median daily rate £405 £400 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.13% -3.73% +9.34%
10th Percentile £243 £263 £247
90th Percentile £578 £525 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -0.06% +6.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 53 38
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.05 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.36% - -
10th Percentile £10.34 £8.79 £9.00
90th Percentile £17.85 £24.80 £38.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.44 £16.58 £15.00
% change year-on-year -12.94% +10.53% -7.06%

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 19 November 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 19 November 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.

1 113 (100.00%) ITIL
2 96 (84.96%) Security Cleared
3 90 (79.65%) SC Cleared
4 64 (56.64%) Service Management
5 53 (46.90%) DV Cleared
6 50 (44.25%) Windows
7 49 (43.36%) ITSM
8 46 (40.71%) Active Directory
9 43 (38.05%) Change Management
10 37 (32.74%) Microsoft
11 31 (27.43%) Microsoft Office
12 29 (25.66%) Citrix
12 29 (25.66%) Office 365
13 27 (23.89%) Microsoft Certification
14 26 (23.01%) HP
14 26 (23.01%) SQL
14 26 (23.01%) Windows Server 2008
15 24 (21.24%) Linux
15 24 (21.24%) VMware
15 24 (21.24%) Problem-Solving
16 21 (18.58%) SCCM
16 21 (18.58%) Virtual Environments
17 20 (17.70%) Problem Management
18 19 (16.81%) TCP/IP
19 18 (15.93%) McAfee
19 18 (15.93%) OVSD
19 18 (15.93%) Incident Management
19 18 (15.93%) Windows Server
19 18 (15.93%) Analytical Skills
20 16 (14.16%) 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 16 (14.16%) SharePoint
2 14 (12.39%) MS Exchange
3 9 (7.96%) Skype for Business
4 8 (7.08%) IIS
5 7 (6.19%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (4.42%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.88%) Apache
Applications
1 31 (27.43%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.54%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.88%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 29 (25.66%) Office 365
2 13 (11.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (9.73%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (5.31%) IaaS
5 5 (4.42%) OneDrive
6 2 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (16.81%) TCP/IP
2 15 (13.27%) VPN
3 13 (11.50%) Firewall
4 6 (5.31%) BGP
4 6 (5.31%) BIG-IP
4 6 (5.31%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (5.31%) Cisco ISE
4 6 (5.31%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 6 (5.31%) IPsec
5 5 (4.42%) Skype
6 4 (3.54%) ICMP
6 4 (3.54%) OSPF
6 4 (3.54%) Wireless
7 2 (1.77%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.77%) Internet
7 2 (1.77%) LAN
7 2 (1.77%) SSL
7 2 (1.77%) Telepresence
7 2 (1.77%) WAN
8 1 (0.88%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.42%) Power BI
2 5 (4.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.54%) MongoDB
3 4 (3.54%) MySQL
4 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (3.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (23.89%) Analyst
2 17 (15.04%) Incident Manager
3 14 (12.39%) Major Incident Manager
4 10 (8.85%) Applications Support
5 8 (7.08%) Service Analyst
5 8 (7.08%) Service Desk Analyst
6 7 (6.19%) Applications Specialist
6 7 (6.19%) Service Manager
6 7 (6.19%) Support Engineer
6 7 (6.19%) Support Specialist
7 6 (5.31%) Applications Support Specialist
7 6 (5.31%) Service Transition Manager
7 6 (5.31%) Transition Manager
8 5 (4.42%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (4.42%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 5 (4.42%) Administrator
8 5 (4.42%) Change Analyst
8 5 (4.42%) Configuration Analyst
8 5 (4.42%) Desktop Support
9 4 (3.54%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.77%) .NET
1 2 (1.77%) CSS
2 1 (0.88%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.93%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.73%) Management Information System
3 8 (7.08%) Data Centre
4 7 (6.19%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (4.42%) CMDB
5 5 (4.42%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.77%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.88%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.88%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 50 (44.25%) Windows
2 26 (23.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (21.24%) Linux
4 18 (15.93%) Windows Server
5 13 (11.50%) Windows 7
5 13 (11.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (10.62%) Unix
7 8 (7.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (4.42%) CentOS
8 5 (4.42%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (100.00%) ITIL
2 64 (56.64%) Service Management
3 49 (43.36%) ITSM
4 43 (38.05%) Change Management
5 24 (21.24%) Problem-Solving
6 21 (18.58%) Virtual Environments
7 20 (17.70%) Problem Management
8 18 (15.93%) Incident Management
9 16 (14.16%) Service Delivery
10 14 (12.39%) Configuration Management
11 13 (11.50%) Capacity Management
11 13 (11.50%) ERP
12 10 (8.85%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
13 9 (7.96%) Critical Thinking
13 9 (7.96%) CRM
13 9 (7.96%) Infrastructure Monitoring
14 7 (6.19%) Change Control
15 6 (5.31%) Root Cause Analysis
16 5 (4.42%) Business Intelligence
16 5 (4.42%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (23.01%) SQL
2 9 (7.96%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.65%) C
4 1 (0.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 96 (84.96%) Security Cleared
2 90 (79.65%) SC Cleared
3 53 (46.90%) DV Cleared
4 27 (23.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (9.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 11 (9.73%) MCSA
6 8 (7.08%) MCITP
7 7 (6.19%) MCDBA
7 7 (6.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (5.31%) CCNA
8 6 (5.31%) CCNP
8 6 (5.31%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (3.54%) CCIP
9 4 (3.54%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.77%) MCSE
10 2 (1.77%) TOGAF Certification
11 1 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.88%) CISSP
11 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.50%) QA
2 6 (5.31%) SLA
3 3 (2.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.77%) COBIT
4 2 (1.77%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 46 (40.71%) Active Directory
2 14 (12.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (11.50%) NFS
4 11 (9.73%) Virtual Machines
5 10 (8.85%) VMware Workstation
6 6 (5.31%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.65%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 21 (18.58%) SCCM
2 18 (15.93%) OVSD
3 14 (12.39%) WSUS
4 5 (4.42%) Nagios
4 5 (4.42%) SCOM
5 2 (1.77%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.88%) Ansible
6 1 (0.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 37 (32.74%) Microsoft
2 29 (25.66%) Citrix
3 26 (23.01%) HP
4 24 (21.24%) VMware
5 18 (15.93%) McAfee
6 15 (13.27%) Oracle
7 14 (12.39%) SAP
8 11 (9.73%) F5
9 9 (7.96%) NetApp
10 8 (7.08%) Cisco
11 6 (5.31%) Juniper
11 6 (5.31%) Palo Alto
12 3 (2.65%) Lumension
12 3 (2.65%) webMethods
13 2 (1.77%) Aruba
13 2 (1.77%) Blue Coat
14 1 (0.88%) Remedy
14 1 (0.88%) ServiceNow