Period
to 13 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for ITIL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL over the 6 months to 13 October 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.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
13 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 8 6 11
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5 -7
Contract jobs citing ITIL 131 251 187
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 13.62% 17.81% 11.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.41% 20.42% 13.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 195 131
Milton Keynes median daily rate £413 £375 £352
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +6.69% -13.74%
10th Percentile £279 £211 £158
90th Percentile £535 £474 £515
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £402 £375 £352
% change year-on-year +7.20% +6.69% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 11
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £15.75 £14.22 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.78% -21.01% +50.00%
10th Percentile £13.73 £11.22 £13.68
90th Percentile £25.82 £19.67 £19.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -8.82% -5.56% +33.33%

ITIL 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 850 1,229 1,418
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 88.36% 87.22% 84.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 526 725 719
Milton Keynes median daily rate £440 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - -3.03%
10th Percentile £263 £242 £255
90th Percentile £572 £575 £530
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £438 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +8.09% +1.19% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 59 44
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £13.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.71% +0.54% +16.04%
10th Percentile £10.80 £9.24 £8.59
90th Percentile £39.60 £17.60 £19.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year +13.79% -7.94% +9.19%

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing ITIL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Milton Keynes

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ITIL in Milton Keynes.

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in Milton Keynes

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 13 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in Milton Keynes

ITIL
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 in Milton Keynes.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in Milton Keynes

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 13 October 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ITIL in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 13 October 2019, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL 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.

1 53 (40.46%) Service Management
2 41 (31.30%) Windows
3 36 (27.48%) SC Cleared
3 36 (27.48%) Security Cleared
4 31 (23.66%) Microsoft
4 31 (23.66%) Stakeholder Management
5 29 (22.14%) Change Management
6 28 (21.37%) ITSM
7 27 (20.61%) ITIL Certification
8 25 (19.08%) Service Delivery
9 24 (18.32%) Project Management
9 24 (18.32%) SQL Server
10 22 (16.79%) SQL
10 22 (16.79%) ITIL V3
10 22 (16.79%) Analytical Skills
11 21 (16.03%) Windows Server 2012
11 21 (16.03%) Active Directory
12 20 (15.27%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (14.50%) VMware
13 19 (14.50%) Microsoft Office
14 18 (13.74%) Linux
14 18 (13.74%) DV Cleared
15 17 (12.98%) SLA
15 17 (12.98%) SQL Server 2012
16 16 (12.21%) CRM
16 16 (12.21%) Finance
17 15 (11.45%) Public Sector
18 14 (10.69%) Virtual Environments
19 13 (9.92%) PRINCE2
19 13 (9.92%) Windows Server 2008

ITIL
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 10 (7.63%) SharePoint
2 9 (6.87%) IIS
3 6 (4.58%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (3.82%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (3.82%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.29%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.29%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.53%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (1.53%) CMS
6 2 (1.53%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.53%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (14.50%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (4.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.05%) Dynamics GP
2 4 (3.05%) SAP HCM
2 4 (3.05%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.40%) Office 365
2 7 (5.34%) Azure
3 5 (3.82%) IaaS
4 4 (3.05%) AWS
4 4 (3.05%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (2.29%) SaaS
6 2 (1.53%) OpenShift
6 2 (1.53%) PaaS
6 2 (1.53%) Power Platform
7 1 (0.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.11%) DHCP
1 8 (6.11%) DNS
2 7 (5.34%) Internet
2 7 (5.34%) SAN
3 6 (4.58%) LAN
4 5 (3.82%) IMAP
4 5 (3.82%) SMTP
4 5 (3.82%) WAN
5 3 (2.29%) Network Security
5 3 (2.29%) Skype
5 3 (2.29%) VSAN
6 2 (1.53%) Intranet
7 1 (0.76%) BGP
7 1 (0.76%) Firewall
7 1 (0.76%) ICMP
7 1 (0.76%) IPsec
7 1 (0.76%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.76%) OSPF
7 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (18.32%) SQL Server
2 17 (12.98%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (8.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (8.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (7.63%) SQL Server 2016
5 9 (6.87%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (4.58%) RDBMS
6 6 (4.58%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.05%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.53%) Power BI
9 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.05%) LSMW
2 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (12.21%) Finance
2 15 (11.45%) Public Sector
3 5 (3.82%) Legal
4 4 (3.05%) Retail
4 4 (3.05%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.53%) Automotive
5 2 (1.53%) Banking
5 2 (1.53%) Billing
Job Titles
1 21 (16.03%) Developer
2 20 (15.27%) Service Manager
3 18 (13.74%) Analyst
4 16 (12.21%) Service Transition Manager
4 16 (12.21%) Transition Manager
5 14 (10.69%) Service Analyst
6 11 (8.40%) Service Desk Analyst
6 11 (8.40%) SQL Developer
7 10 (7.63%) Database Developer
7 10 (7.63%) ITIL Manager
7 10 (7.63%) ITIL Service Manager
7 10 (7.63%) SQL Database Developer
8 8 (6.11%) Architect
8 8 (6.11%) Coordinator
8 8 (6.11%) IT Analyst
8 8 (6.11%) Test Coordinator
8 8 (6.11%) Test Environment Coordinator
9 7 (5.34%) SQL Server Developer
10 6 (4.58%) ETL Developer
10 6 (4.58%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.34%) .NET
1 7 (5.34%) HTML
2 5 (3.82%) ASP.NET
2 5 (3.82%) LDAP
3 4 (3.05%) Web Services
4 3 (2.29%) CSS
4 3 (2.29%) XML
5 2 (1.53%) REST
5 2 (1.53%) SOAP
6 1 (0.76%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.76%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.76%) HTML5
6 1 (0.76%) jQuery
6 1 (0.76%) JSON
6 1 (0.76%) NHibernate
6 1 (0.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (0.76%) WCF
6 1 (0.76%) WPF
6 1 (0.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.79%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.11%) Data Centre
3 6 (4.58%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.58%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (3.82%) PKI
5 3 (2.29%) Replication
6 2 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.53%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (1.53%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.76%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.76%) CMDB
7 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.76%) PMI
7 1 (0.76%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 41 (31.30%) Windows
2 21 (16.03%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (13.74%) Linux
4 13 (9.92%) Windows 10
4 13 (9.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (9.16%) Windows Server
6 6 (4.58%) Unix
7 3 (2.29%) CentOS
7 3 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.53%) AIX
8 2 (1.53%) Solaris
8 2 (1.53%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.76%) Android
9 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.76%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (0.76%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (40.46%) Service Management
2 31 (23.66%) Stakeholder Management
3 29 (22.14%) Change Management
4 28 (21.37%) ITSM
5 25 (19.08%) Service Delivery
6 24 (18.32%) Project Management
7 22 (16.79%) ITIL V3
8 20 (15.27%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (12.21%) CRM
10 14 (10.69%) Virtual Environments
11 13 (9.92%) PRINCE2
12 12 (9.16%) Problem-Solving
13 11 (8.40%) Waterfall
14 10 (7.63%) Asset Management
14 10 (7.63%) ETL
14 10 (7.63%) Migration
15 9 (6.87%) eTOM
15 9 (6.87%) Problem Management
16 8 (6.11%) Incident Management
16 8 (6.11%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (16.79%) SQL
2 7 (5.34%) PowerShell
3 6 (4.58%) Java
4 5 (3.82%) C#
5 4 (3.05%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.53%) C
6 2 (1.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 36 (27.48%) SC Cleared
1 36 (27.48%) Security Cleared
2 27 (20.61%) ITIL Certification
3 18 (13.74%) DV Cleared
4 11 (8.40%) Degree
5 9 (6.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (4.58%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (4.58%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (3.82%) CCIE
7 5 (3.82%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (3.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (3.82%) TOGAF Certification
8 4 (3.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (3.05%) MCITP
8 4 (3.05%) MCSE
9 3 (2.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.76%) CCNP
10 1 (0.76%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.76%) MCP
10 1 (0.76%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.98%) SLA
2 3 (2.29%) QA
3 1 (0.76%) COBIT
3 1 (0.76%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.76%) GDPR
3 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 21 (16.03%) Active Directory
2 9 (6.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.11%) VMware Workstation
4 7 (5.34%) vCloud
4 7 (5.34%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (3.82%) Hyper-V
6 4 (3.05%) vSphere
7 2 (1.53%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.53%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.76%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (3.05%) vRealize
2 3 (2.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (1.53%) Ansible
3 2 (1.53%) Control-M
3 2 (1.53%) vMotion
4 1 (0.76%) CASB
4 1 (0.76%) SCCM
4 1 (0.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 31 (23.66%) Microsoft
2 19 (14.50%) VMware
3 13 (9.92%) ServiceNow
4 10 (7.63%) Citrix
5 9 (6.87%) IBM
5 9 (6.87%) NetApp
5 9 (6.87%) Oracle
5 9 (6.87%) Remedy
6 6 (4.58%) HP
6 6 (4.58%) SAP
7 5 (3.82%) Symantec
7 5 (3.82%) Veeam
8 4 (3.05%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.29%) Cisco
9 3 (2.29%) F5
10 2 (1.53%) Dell
10 2 (1.53%) EMC
10 2 (1.53%) Planview
11 1 (0.76%) Brocade
11 1 (0.76%) Capita