Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 66 72
Rank change year-on-year +16 +6 -30
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 64 38 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 4.05% 2.73% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.84% 3.22% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 35 12
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £510 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +25.93% +24.14%
10th Percentile £306 £192 £214
90th Percentile £525 £538 £483
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £510 £400
% change year-on-year -16.67% +27.50% +22.61%
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 1,323 1,180 1,216
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 83.63% 84.83% 86.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 738 630 682
Milton Keynes median daily rate £415 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% - +10.34%
10th Percentile £250 £270 £263
90th Percentile £550 £550 £530
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +12.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 23 24
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £12.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +8.17% -15.13%
10th Percentile £9.16 £8.83 £10.58
90th Percentile £17.50 £17.25 £16.68
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.28 £16.00 £14.77
% change year-on-year -10.78% +8.33% -13.12%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 64 (100.00%) ITIL
2 43 (67.19%) Windows
3 40 (62.50%) Security Cleared
4 39 (60.94%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (60.94%) Change Management
5 36 (56.25%) SC Cleared
6 31 (48.44%) Service Management
7 29 (45.31%) ITSM
7 29 (45.31%) Microsoft
7 29 (45.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 28 (43.75%) VMware
9 27 (42.19%) Problem-Solving
10 26 (40.63%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
11 25 (39.06%) VMware Infrastructure
11 25 (39.06%) Microsoft Certification
12 22 (34.38%) Service Delivery
13 21 (32.81%) Firewall
13 21 (32.81%) HP
13 21 (32.81%) NetApp
13 21 (32.81%) TCP/IP
13 21 (32.81%) DV Cleared
13 21 (32.81%) Windows Server 2008
13 21 (32.81%) Network Virtualisation
13 21 (32.81%) Virtual Environments
14 20 (31.25%) Linux
15 18 (28.13%) Cisco
15 18 (28.13%) Windows Server 2003
16 16 (25.00%) Active Directory
17 15 (23.44%) Citrix
17 15 (23.44%) Microsoft Office

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 13 (20.31%) Skype for Business
2 11 (17.19%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.81%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.69%) Apache
4 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.69%) IIS
5 2 (3.13%) Confluence
6 1 (1.56%) SAP EP
Applications
1 15 (23.44%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) assyst
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.31%) Office 365
2 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.13%) IaaS
5 1 (1.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (32.81%) Firewall
1 21 (32.81%) TCP/IP
2 13 (20.31%) Wireless
3 10 (15.63%) BGP
3 10 (15.63%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (15.63%) ICMP
3 10 (15.63%) IPsec
3 10 (15.63%) OSPF
4 9 (14.06%) BIG-IP
5 8 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
5 8 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 6 (9.38%) iSCSI
6 6 (9.38%) Skype
7 5 (7.81%) LAN
7 5 (7.81%) WAN
8 4 (6.25%) DNS
8 4 (6.25%) Internet
8 4 (6.25%) VPN
8 4 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (4.69%) Big Data
3 3 (4.69%) Hadoop
3 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.56%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.56%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.56%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) JIRA
2 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (9.38%) Finance
1 6 (9.38%) Retail
2 2 (3.13%) Banking
2 2 (3.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 17 (26.56%) Team Leader
2 11 (17.19%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 9 (14.06%) Architect
3 9 (14.06%) Service Manager
4 8 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (10.94%) Analyst
6 6 (9.38%) Network Team Leader
6 6 (9.38%) Storage Specialist
6 6 (9.38%) Technical Architect
7 3 (4.69%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
7 3 (4.69%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.69%) Network Manager
7 3 (4.69%) Network Services Manager
7 3 (4.69%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Services Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.69%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) Support Specialist
8 2 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Communications Specialist
8 2 (3.13%) NetApp Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 39 (60.94%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (20.31%) Management Information System
3 11 (17.19%) Enterprise Cloud
4 6 (9.38%) Data Centre
5 5 (7.81%) CMDB
5 5 (7.81%) Mainframe
5 5 (7.81%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (6.25%) Client/Server
7 3 (4.69%) Clustering
8 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.56%) iPad
8 1 (1.56%) iPhone
8 1 (1.56%) PKI
8 1 (1.56%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 43 (67.19%) Windows
2 29 (45.31%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (32.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (31.25%) Linux
5 18 (28.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (9.38%) Data ONTAP
6 6 (9.38%) Windows 7
7 5 (7.81%) Unix
8 4 (6.25%) Windows Server
9 3 (4.69%) Windows Vista
10 2 (3.13%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.56%) Solaris
11 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (100.00%) ITIL
2 39 (60.94%) Change Management
3 31 (48.44%) Service Management
4 29 (45.31%) ITSM
5 27 (42.19%) Problem-Solving
6 26 (40.63%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
7 22 (34.38%) Service Delivery
8 21 (32.81%) Network Virtualisation
8 21 (32.81%) Virtual Environments
9 12 (18.75%) Problem Management
10 10 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (15.63%) Network Monitoring
11 9 (14.06%) PRINCE2
12 6 (9.38%) Capacity Management
12 6 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (9.38%) Project Management
12 6 (9.38%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (9.38%) TOGAF
13 5 (7.81%) Configuration Management
13 5 (7.81%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.06%) SQL
2 4 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.56%) ABAP
3 1 (1.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 40 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 36 (56.25%) SC Cleared
3 25 (39.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (32.81%) DV Cleared
5 13 (20.31%) MCSE
6 8 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (10.94%) MCP
8 6 (9.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (7.81%) CCNP
9 5 (7.81%) MCSA
10 3 (4.69%) CCNA
10 3 (4.69%) CCSP
10 3 (4.69%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (4.69%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (4.69%) MCITP
11 2 (3.13%) CCA
11 2 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) SLA
2 4 (6.25%) QA
3 3 (4.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 25 (39.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 15 (23.44%) Hyper-V
4 6 (9.38%) NFS
4 6 (9.38%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (6.25%) VMware Workstation
5 4 (6.25%) XenApp
6 1 (1.56%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 14 (21.88%) OVSD
2 9 (14.06%) SCCM
2 9 (14.06%) SCOM
3 6 (9.38%) Backup Exec
3 6 (9.38%) SCSM
4 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (4.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.56%) HP ALM
5 1 (1.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 29 (45.31%) Microsoft
2 28 (43.75%) VMware
3 21 (32.81%) HP
3 21 (32.81%) NetApp
4 18 (28.13%) Cisco
5 15 (23.44%) Citrix
6 9 (14.06%) F5
6 9 (14.06%) Palo Alto
6 9 (14.06%) Symantec
7 8 (12.50%) ServiceNow
8 6 (9.38%) arcserve
8 6 (9.38%) Veeam
9 5 (7.81%) McAfee
10 4 (6.25%) Juniper
11 3 (4.69%) Aruba
12 2 (3.13%) SAP
13 1 (1.56%) Adobe
13 1 (1.56%) Remedy
13 1 (1.56%) StorageTek
13 1 (1.56%) Sun