Period
to 19 July 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 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.

ITIL Version 3
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 68 63
Rank change year-on-year +25 -5 -27
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 72 49 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 4.71% 3.19% 2.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.63% 3.78% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 43 20
Milton Keynes median daily rate £328 £450 £253
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.11% +78.22% -18.55%
10th Percentile £200 £205 £145
90th Percentile £531 £538 £449
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £365 £450 £255
% change year-on-year -18.90% +76.47% -17.74%
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 1,279 1,295 1,220
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 83.65% 84.42% 84.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 720 650 699
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -0.12% +6.80%
10th Percentile £248 £275 £250
90th Percentile £563 £538 £525
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £403 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +0.63% - +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 25 28
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +16.67% -17.24%
10th Percentile £9.24 £8.87 £9.00
90th Percentile £17.50 £19.18 £16.03
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.28 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -13.48% +17.86% -20.00%

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 July 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 July 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 72 (100.00%) ITIL
2 47 (65.28%) Security Cleared
3 44 (61.11%) Change Management
4 42 (58.33%) SC Cleared
5 40 (55.56%) Service Management
6 35 (48.61%) ITSM
6 35 (48.61%) Analytical Skills
7 33 (45.83%) DV Cleared
7 33 (45.83%) Windows
8 24 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
9 23 (31.94%) Service Delivery
10 22 (30.56%) Virtual Environments
11 21 (29.17%) Microsoft
12 19 (26.39%) Active Directory
12 19 (26.39%) Cisco
12 19 (26.39%) Firewall
13 18 (25.00%) HP
13 18 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
14 17 (23.61%) Microsoft Certification
15 16 (22.22%) Linux
15 16 (22.22%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
15 16 (22.22%) Office 365
16 15 (20.83%) Problem Management
16 15 (20.83%) Citrix
17 14 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
17 14 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
18 13 (18.06%) TCP/IP
18 13 (18.06%) OVSD
19 12 (16.67%) VMware
19 12 (16.67%) Windows 7

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 9 (12.50%) Skype for Business
2 7 (9.72%) MS Exchange
3 5 (6.94%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.78%) Confluence
5 2 (2.78%) IIS
6 1 (1.39%) Apache
6 1 (1.39%) SAP EP
Applications
1 18 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.39%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 16 (22.22%) Office 365
2 2 (2.78%) IaaS
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (26.39%) Firewall
2 13 (18.06%) TCP/IP
3 10 (13.89%) BGP
3 10 (13.89%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (13.89%) ICMP
3 10 (13.89%) IPsec
3 10 (13.89%) OSPF
3 10 (13.89%) Wireless
4 9 (12.50%) BIG-IP
5 8 (11.11%) Cisco ISE
5 8 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 8 (11.11%) VPN
6 4 (5.56%) DNS
6 4 (5.56%) Internet
6 4 (5.56%) LAN
6 4 (5.56%) WAN
6 4 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (4.17%) Skype
8 2 (2.78%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.39%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.56%) MySQL
3 1 (1.39%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.39%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.39%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.39%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.39%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (4.17%) JIRA
2 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (12.50%) Finance
2 6 (8.33%) Retail
3 2 (2.78%) Banking
3 2 (2.78%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 18 (25.00%) Analyst
2 9 (12.50%) Service Manager
3 6 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (8.33%) Architect
3 6 (8.33%) Network Team Leader
3 6 (8.33%) Team Leader
4 5 (6.94%) Developer
5 4 (5.56%) Change Analyst
5 4 (5.56%) Data Centre Engineer
5 4 (5.56%) Desktop Analyst
5 4 (5.56%) Desktop Support
5 4 (5.56%) Service Analyst
5 4 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (4.17%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (4.17%) Active Directory Analyst
6 3 (4.17%) Incident Manager
6 3 (4.17%) Major Incident Manager
6 3 (4.17%) Network Services Manager
6 3 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (4.17%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.39%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 35 (48.61%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (15.28%) Data Centre
3 7 (9.72%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.94%) Client/Server
4 5 (6.94%) Mainframe
4 5 (6.94%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (4.17%) CMDB
6 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.39%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 33 (45.83%) Windows
2 16 (22.22%) Linux
3 14 (19.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 8 (11.11%) Unix
6 7 (9.72%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (6.94%) Windows Server
8 2 (2.78%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (1.39%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (100.00%) ITIL
2 44 (61.11%) Change Management
3 40 (55.56%) Service Management
4 35 (48.61%) ITSM
5 24 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
6 23 (31.94%) Service Delivery
7 22 (30.56%) Virtual Environments
8 16 (22.22%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
9 15 (20.83%) Problem Management
10 10 (13.89%) Change Control
10 10 (13.89%) Configuration Management
10 10 (13.89%) Network Monitoring
10 10 (13.89%) Network Virtualisation
11 8 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
12 7 (9.72%) Incident Management
12 7 (9.72%) PRINCE2
13 6 (8.33%) Project Management
14 5 (6.94%) Capacity Management
14 5 (6.94%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.28%) SQL
2 8 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.39%) ABAP
3 1 (1.39%) C#
Qualifications
1 47 (65.28%) Security Cleared
2 42 (58.33%) SC Cleared
3 33 (45.83%) DV Cleared
4 17 (23.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (15.28%) MCSA
6 9 (12.50%) MCSE
7 6 (8.33%) MCP
8 5 (6.94%) CCNP
8 5 (6.94%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.28%) QA
2 7 (9.72%) SLA
3 6 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (2.78%) COBIT
System Software
1 19 (26.39%) Active Directory
2 10 (13.89%) Hyper-V
2 10 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.94%) NFS
3 5 (6.94%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (5.56%) XenApp
5 2 (2.78%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.39%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 13 (18.06%) OVSD
2 12 (16.67%) SCCM
3 6 (8.33%) WSUS
4 3 (4.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (2.78%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.78%) SCSM
6 1 (1.39%) HP ALM
6 1 (1.39%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 19 (26.39%) Cisco
3 18 (25.00%) HP
4 15 (20.83%) Citrix
5 12 (16.67%) VMware
6 11 (15.28%) McAfee
7 9 (12.50%) F5
7 9 (12.50%) NetApp
7 9 (12.50%) Palo Alto
7 9 (12.50%) ServiceNow
8 5 (6.94%) SAP
8 5 (6.94%) Symantec
9 4 (5.56%) Juniper
10 3 (4.17%) Aruba
10 3 (4.17%) Lumension
10 3 (4.17%) Oracle
11 2 (2.78%) arcserve
11 2 (2.78%) Veeam
12 1 (1.39%) Remedy