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 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 53 29
Rank change year-on-year 0 -24  
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 18 16 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.42% 2.12% 4.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.84% 2.49% 6.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 24
Median daily rate £500 £410 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.95% +12.32%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £390 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £448 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £343
% change year-on-year - +16.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -25.58% -28.33%  

ITIL V3 is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 633 643 661
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 85.08% 85.28% 79.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 367 342
Median daily rate £415 £410 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.21% +12.32%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -62.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

ITIL V3
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing ITIL V3 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 29 March 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 29 March 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 29 (100.00%) ITIL
2 22 (75.86%) Security Cleared
3 21 (72.41%) SC Cleared
4 16 (55.17%) Service Management
5 15 (51.72%) ITSM
6 13 (44.83%) Windows
7 12 (41.38%) DV Cleared
8 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
8 11 (37.93%) HP
8 11 (37.93%) Change Management
9 10 (34.48%) VMware
9 10 (34.48%) Active Directory
10 9 (31.03%) OVSD
10 9 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (31.03%) Virtual Environments
11 8 (27.59%) SQL
12 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
12 7 (24.14%) Cisco
12 7 (24.14%) Wireless
12 7 (24.14%) Firewall
12 7 (24.14%) Service Delivery
12 7 (24.14%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (20.69%) CCNP
13 6 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
14 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (17.24%) Citrix
14 5 (17.24%) MS Office
14 5 (17.24%) MCP
14 5 (17.24%) Intel Security
14 5 (17.24%) VMware Workstation

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 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (17.24%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) IaaS
1 5 (17.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (24.14%) Firewall
1 7 (24.14%) Wireless
2 4 (13.79%) BGP
2 4 (13.79%) ICMP
2 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
2 4 (13.79%) VPN
3 3 (10.34%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (10.34%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (10.34%) IPsec
3 3 (10.34%) LAN
3 3 (10.34%) MPLS
3 3 (10.34%) Network Security
3 3 (10.34%) Spanning Tree
3 3 (10.34%) VoIP
3 3 (10.34%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (6.90%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (6.90%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (17.24%) Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Network Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Support Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Network Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Network Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Service Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Support Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Messaging Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.90%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.45%) CMDB
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.90%) Linux
5 2 (6.90%) Unix
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) ITIL
2 16 (55.17%) Service Management
3 15 (51.72%) ITSM
4 11 (37.93%) Change Management
5 9 (31.03%) Virtual Environments
6 7 (24.14%) Service Delivery
7 5 (17.24%) Disk Encryption
8 4 (13.79%) Project Management
9 3 (10.34%) Asset Management
9 3 (10.34%) Network Design
9 3 (10.34%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (10.34%) Software Asset Management
9 3 (10.34%) Software Deployment
9 3 (10.34%) Software Licensing
9 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
10 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 2 (6.90%) Problem Management
10 2 (6.90%) Process Architecture
10 2 (6.90%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (75.86%) Security Cleared
2 21 (72.41%) SC Cleared
3 12 (41.38%) DV Cleared
4 6 (20.69%) CCNP
4 6 (20.69%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (17.24%) MCP
5 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (10.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (10.34%) MCDBA
6 3 (10.34%) MCSA
7 2 (6.90%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) QA
2 3 (10.34%) SLA
3 1 (3.45%) ISO 9000
3 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (3.45%) ISO19770
System Software
1 10 (34.48%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
2 5 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (17.24%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (6.90%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 9 (31.03%) OVSD
2 3 (10.34%) FortiGate
2 3 (10.34%) WSUS
3 2 (6.90%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (6.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) HP
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 10 (34.48%) VMware
3 7 (24.14%) Cisco
4 5 (17.24%) Citrix
4 5 (17.24%) F5
4 5 (17.24%) Intel Security
4 5 (17.24%) Lumension
5 4 (13.79%) Palo Alto
6 3 (10.34%) Aruba
6 3 (10.34%) CheckPoint
6 3 (10.34%) SAP
7 2 (6.90%) ServiceNow
8 1 (3.45%) BMC
8 1 (3.45%) NetApp
8 1 (3.45%) Oracle
8 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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