Period
to 17 February 2019

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 17 February 2019 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
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 33 55 71
Rank change year-on-year +22 +16 +1
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 63 60 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 5.73% 3.76% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.47% 4.46% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 40 17
Milton Keynes median daily rate £362 £353 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.55% +6.82% -19.32%
10th Percentile £228 £120 £139
90th Percentile £501 £524 £536
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £361 £370 £330
% change year-on-year -2.50% +12.12% -19.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.75 - -

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 973 1,345 1,087
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 88.45% 84.22% 86.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 589 726 646
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £420 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +3.63% +3.92%
10th Percentile £250 £263 £277
90th Percentile £613 £538 £575
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £418 £400
% change year-on-year +1.80% +4.38% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 43 27
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.58 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.34% +3.57% +1.82%
10th Percentile £10.92 £9.35 £9.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £24.00 £38.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.75 £18.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year -1.39% +22.03% -8.61%

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 17 February 2019.

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 17 February 2019, 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 63 (100.00%) ITIL
2 54 (85.71%) Security Cleared
3 52 (82.54%) SC Cleared
4 42 (66.67%) Service Management
5 30 (47.62%) ITSM
6 28 (44.44%) DV Cleared
7 26 (41.27%) Microsoft
8 24 (38.10%) Windows
9 21 (33.33%) HP
10 20 (31.75%) Microsoft Office
11 19 (30.16%) Active Directory
12 17 (26.98%) OVSD
13 16 (25.40%) Windows Server 2008
14 15 (23.81%) Office 365
14 15 (23.81%) Problem Management
15 13 (20.63%) Incident Management
15 13 (20.63%) MS Exchange
15 13 (20.63%) Windows Server
16 12 (19.05%) TCP/IP
17 11 (17.46%) SQL
17 11 (17.46%) SCCM
17 11 (17.46%) Problem-Solving
18 10 (15.87%) Microsoft Azure
18 10 (15.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 10 (15.87%) Management Information System
18 10 (15.87%) SAP
18 10 (15.87%) Configuration Management
19 9 (14.29%) Citrix
19 9 (14.29%) Oracle
19 9 (14.29%) SQL Server

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 (20.63%) MS Exchange
2 8 (12.70%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (12.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (7.94%) Skype for Business
4 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.59%) Apache
Applications
1 20 (31.75%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (23.81%) Office 365
2 10 (15.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (12.70%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (7.94%) OneDrive
5 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (3.17%) IaaS
6 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.05%) TCP/IP
2 9 (14.29%) VPN
3 8 (12.70%) Firewall
4 5 (7.94%) Skype
5 3 (4.76%) BGP
5 3 (4.76%) BIG-IP
5 3 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (4.76%) Cisco ISE
5 3 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (4.76%) IPsec
6 2 (3.17%) ICMP
6 2 (3.17%) OSPF
6 2 (3.17%) Wireless
7 1 (1.59%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.59%) Internet
7 1 (1.59%) LAN
7 1 (1.59%) SSL
7 1 (1.59%) Telepresence
7 1 (1.59%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.59%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.94%) Power BI
4 4 (6.35%) MongoDB
Job Titles
1 17 (26.98%) Analyst
2 13 (20.63%) Incident Manager
3 10 (15.87%) Major Incident Manager
4 8 (12.70%) Configuration Analyst
5 7 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Change Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Administrator
7 5 (7.94%) Office 365 Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Service Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Support Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (6.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Linux Administrator
9 3 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.76%) Problem Manager
9 3 (4.76%) Service Manager
9 3 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.76%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) .NET
2 1 (1.59%) CSS
2 1 (1.59%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) Management Information System
2 9 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (12.70%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (7.94%) Mobile App
5 4 (6.35%) CMDB
6 3 (4.76%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.59%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 24 (38.10%) Windows
2 16 (25.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (20.63%) Windows Server
4 9 (14.29%) Linux
5 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (7.94%) CentOS
6 5 (7.94%) Ubuntu
6 5 (7.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (100.00%) ITIL
2 42 (66.67%) Service Management
3 30 (47.62%) ITSM
4 15 (23.81%) Problem Management
5 13 (20.63%) Incident Management
6 11 (17.46%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (15.87%) Configuration Management
8 9 (14.29%) ERP
9 8 (12.70%) Capacity Management
9 8 (12.70%) Change Management
10 7 (11.11%) Critical Thinking
10 7 (11.11%) CRM
11 5 (7.94%) Application Packaging
11 5 (7.94%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (7.94%) High Availability
11 5 (7.94%) Migration
11 5 (7.94%) Patch Management
11 5 (7.94%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (7.94%) Service Delivery
12 4 (6.35%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.46%) SQL
2 5 (7.94%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.59%) C
3 1 (1.59%) C#
Qualifications
1 54 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 52 (82.54%) SC Cleared
3 28 (44.44%) DV Cleared
4 10 (15.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 8 (12.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (4.76%) CCNA
6 3 (4.76%) CCNP
6 3 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (3.17%) CCIP
7 2 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.17%) MCSE
7 2 (3.17%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (1.59%) CISSP
8 1 (1.59%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) SLA
2 2 (3.17%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.59%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 19 (30.16%) Active Directory
2 9 (14.29%) NFS
3 5 (7.94%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.76%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 17 (26.98%) OVSD
2 11 (17.46%) SCCM
3 5 (7.94%) Nagios
3 5 (7.94%) SCOM
4 3 (4.76%) WSUS
5 1 (1.59%) Ansible
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (41.27%) Microsoft
2 21 (33.33%) HP
3 10 (15.87%) SAP
4 9 (14.29%) Citrix
4 9 (14.29%) Oracle
4 9 (14.29%) VMware
5 5 (7.94%) McAfee
6 4 (6.35%) webMethods
7 3 (4.76%) Cisco
7 3 (4.76%) F5
7 3 (4.76%) Juniper
7 3 (4.76%) Lumension
7 3 (4.76%) NetApp
7 3 (4.76%) Palo Alto
8 1 (1.59%) Aruba
8 1 (1.59%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.59%) ServiceNow