Period
to 21 November 2017

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 November 2017 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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 59 63
Rank change year-on-year -13 +4 -2
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 45 31 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.57% 2.43% 2.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.08% 2.86% 3.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 28 37
Milton Keynes median daily rate £298 £245 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -22.47% -6.72%
10th Percentile £120 £173 £142
90th Percentile £527 £500 £416
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £345 £245 £316
% change year-on-year +40.82% -22.47% -6.72%
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 1461 1084 1559
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 83.30% 85.09% 80.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 764 635 846
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £416 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.73% +7.92% +10.00%
10th Percentile £263 £242 £250
90th Percentile £529 £550 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £408 £375
% change year-on-year -1.84% +8.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 33 37
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -12.50% +23.08%
10th Percentile £8.79 £9.00 £9.40
90th Percentile £24.70 £38.75 £25.05
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year +10.00% -7.69% +27.45%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for ITIL V3.

1 45 (100.00%) ITIL
2 42 (93.33%) Security Cleared
3 35 (77.78%) SC Cleared
4 29 (64.44%) DV Cleared
5 26 (57.78%) Service Management
6 24 (53.33%) Windows
7 23 (51.11%) ITSM
8 22 (48.89%) Active Directory
8 22 (48.89%) HP
9 17 (37.78%) SQL
10 16 (35.56%) Change Management
11 13 (28.89%) OVSD
11 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
11 13 (28.89%) SLA
11 13 (28.89%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (28.89%) Windows Server
12 12 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
13 11 (24.44%) Service Delivery
13 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (24.44%) SCCM
13 11 (24.44%) Virtual Environments
14 10 (22.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
14 10 (22.22%) Hyper-V
14 10 (22.22%) VMware
14 10 (22.22%) Linux
15 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
15 9 (20.00%) McAfee

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 8 (17.78%) IIS
2 6 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.89%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.44%) Apache
4 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Dynamics GP
2 5 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.00%) Office 365
2 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) Firewall
2 3 (6.67%) SAN
3 2 (4.44%) BIG-IP
3 2 (4.44%) NAS
3 2 (4.44%) Skype
4 1 (2.22%) ATM
4 1 (2.22%) BGP
4 1 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.22%) DWDM
4 1 (2.22%) Frame Relay
4 1 (2.22%) ICMP
4 1 (2.22%) LAN
4 1 (2.22%) MPLS
4 1 (2.22%) SDH
4 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.22%) VoIP
4 1 (2.22%) Wireless
4 1 (2.22%) WLAN
4 1 (2.22%) X.25
4 1 (2.22%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.22%) Big Data
4 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
General
1 9 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Military
3 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (13.33%) Analyst
2 6 (13.33%) Service Analyst
2 6 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
3 5 (11.11%) Incident Manager
3 5 (11.11%) Problem Manager
3 5 (11.11%) Support Specialist
4 4 (8.89%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (8.89%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (8.89%) Architect
4 4 (8.89%) Incident and Problem Manager
5 3 (6.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 3 (6.67%) Supplier Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Technical Architect
6 2 (4.44%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 2 (4.44%) Active Directory Support
6 2 (4.44%) DV Cleared Desktop Support
6 2 (4.44%) SCCM Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.89%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (4.44%) Clustering
5 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (53.33%) Windows
2 13 (28.89%) Windows Server
3 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (22.22%) Linux
4 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (8.89%) Unix
5 4 (8.89%) Windows Vista
6 3 (6.67%) Solaris
6 3 (6.67%) Windows 10
7 2 (4.44%) Android
7 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (100.00%) ITIL
2 26 (57.78%) Service Management
3 23 (51.11%) ITSM
4 16 (35.56%) Change Management
5 11 (24.44%) Service Delivery
5 11 (24.44%) Virtual Environments
6 9 (20.00%) Disk Encryption
6 9 (20.00%) Ticket Management
7 8 (17.78%) Incident Management
7 8 (17.78%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
8 7 (15.56%) Problem Management
9 5 (11.11%) CRM
9 5 (11.11%) Process Architecture
9 5 (11.11%) Software Deployment
10 4 (8.89%) Contract Management
10 4 (8.89%) Data Protection
10 4 (8.89%) Information Assurance
10 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2
11 3 (6.67%) Matrix Management
11 3 (6.67%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (37.78%) SQL
2 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 42 (93.33%) Security Cleared
2 35 (77.78%) SC Cleared
3 29 (64.44%) DV Cleared
4 10 (22.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 6 (13.33%) MCSE
5 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (8.89%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (8.89%) MCP
7 3 (6.67%) CCNA
8 2 (4.44%) CCSP
8 2 (4.44%) MCITP
8 2 (4.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (2.22%) CCNP
9 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (28.89%) SLA
2 9 (20.00%) QA
3 6 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 22 (48.89%) Active Directory
2 10 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 10 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (17.78%) VMware Workstation
4 6 (13.33%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 13 (28.89%) OVSD
2 11 (24.44%) SCCM
3 6 (13.33%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (6.67%) SCOM
4 3 (6.67%) WSUS
5 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (4.44%) OpenView
5 2 (4.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (4.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 22 (48.89%) HP
2 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
3 10 (22.22%) VMware
4 9 (20.00%) McAfee
5 7 (15.56%) Citrix
6 6 (13.33%) Lumension
6 6 (13.33%) ServiceNow
7 5 (11.11%) Cisco
8 3 (6.67%) Sun
9 2 (4.44%) Apple
9 2 (4.44%) F5
9 2 (4.44%) StorageTek
9 2 (4.44%) Symantec
10 1 (2.22%) Ericsson
10 1 (2.22%) Nortel
10 1 (2.22%) Palo Alto