Period
to 21 July 2018

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 21 July 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.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 11 7
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4 +1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 210 196 203
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 13.61% 12.45% 14.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.24% 14.75% 16.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 134 133
Milton Keynes median daily rate £363 £403 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +0.69% +23.08%
10th Percentile £213 £225 £131
90th Percentile £500 £538 £488
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £363 £400 £395
% change year-on-year -9.25% +1.27% +12.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 11
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +16.67% -70.00%
10th Percentile £10.76 £14.00 £10.75
90th Percentile £13.56 £17.10 £15.88
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.75 £14.75 £12.00
% change year-on-year -0.03% +22.92% -52.94%

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 1,293 1,329 1,222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 83.80% 84.43% 84.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 728 669 702
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -0.12% +6.80%
10th Percentile £239 £270 £253
90th Percentile £563 £538 £525
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £403 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +0.63% - +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 26 27
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +16.67% -16.36%
10th Percentile £9.24 £8.89 £9.00
90th Percentile £17.50 £19.10 £15.35
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.28 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -13.48% +17.86% -22.22%

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 21 July 2018.

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

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, 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.

1 120 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 101 (48.10%) SC Cleared
3 88 (41.90%) Service Management
4 74 (35.24%) DV Cleared
5 73 (34.76%) ITIL V3
6 70 (33.33%) Change Management
7 53 (25.24%) Windows
8 49 (23.33%) Problem-Solving
9 46 (21.90%) Finance
10 45 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
11 44 (20.95%) Microsoft
12 42 (20.00%) Service Delivery
13 41 (19.52%) ITSM
14 36 (17.14%) SLA
14 36 (17.14%) Microsoft Office
15 33 (15.71%) Office 365
15 33 (15.71%) PowerShell
16 31 (14.76%) Active Directory
17 28 (13.33%) Firewall
17 28 (13.33%) Virtual Environments
18 25 (11.90%) Cisco
18 25 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
18 25 (11.90%) Problem Management
18 25 (11.90%) Skype for Business
19 23 (10.95%) MS Exchange
20 22 (10.48%) Linux
21 21 (10.00%) HP
21 21 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
21 21 (10.00%) Service Design
22 20 (9.52%) SharePoint

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 25 (11.90%) Skype for Business
2 23 (10.95%) MS Exchange
3 20 (9.52%) SharePoint
4 19 (9.05%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
6 14 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (5.24%) IIS
8 6 (2.86%) Apache
9 4 (1.90%) CMS
9 4 (1.90%) EPiServer
9 4 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (1.90%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.90%) Umbraco
9 4 (1.90%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.95%) Confluence
11 1 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.48%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.48%) nginx
11 1 (0.48%) SAP EP
Applications
1 36 (17.14%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (3.33%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.38%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (1.90%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (1.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.48%) assyst
2 1 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.48%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 33 (15.71%) Office 365
2 4 (1.90%) IaaS
3 3 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.43%) PaaS
4 2 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.48%) GitHub
5 1 (0.48%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (13.33%) Firewall
2 15 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 12 (5.71%) BGP
3 12 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (5.71%) Wireless
4 11 (5.24%) BIG-IP
4 11 (5.24%) ICMP
4 11 (5.24%) IPsec
4 11 (5.24%) OSPF
5 10 (4.76%) Cisco ISE
5 10 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 10 (4.76%) LAN
6 9 (4.29%) DNS
6 9 (4.29%) VPN
7 8 (3.81%) WAN
8 5 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (1.90%) DHCP
9 4 (1.90%) Internet
9 4 (1.90%) Skype
10 3 (1.43%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (7.62%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.38%) Relational Database
2 5 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.90%) MySQL
4 3 (1.43%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.95%) Apache Hive
5 2 (0.95%) Big Data
5 2 (0.95%) Data Lake
5 2 (0.95%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.95%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.95%) OLAP
5 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.48%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.48%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.48%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (1.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (1.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.43%) JIRA
2 3 (1.43%) WebStorm
3 2 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 46 (21.90%) Finance
2 10 (4.76%) Retail
3 8 (3.81%) Banking
4 5 (2.38%) Spanish Language
5 2 (0.95%) Dutch Language
5 2 (0.95%) French Language
5 2 (0.95%) German Language
5 2 (0.95%) Italian Language
5 2 (0.95%) Law
6 1 (0.48%) Legal
6 1 (0.48%) Local Government
6 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (20.48%) Analyst
2 27 (12.86%) Service Manager
3 17 (8.10%) Designer
3 17 (8.10%) Developer
4 12 (5.71%) Architect
5 11 (5.24%) Delivery Manager
5 11 (5.24%) Services Delivery Manager
6 10 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
7 9 (4.29%) Change Analyst
7 9 (4.29%) SharePoint Analyst
8 8 (3.81%) Network Team Leader
8 8 (3.81%) Project Manager
8 8 (3.81%) Team Leader
9 7 (3.33%) Change Manager
9 7 (3.33%) Desktop Support
9 7 (3.33%) Release Manager
9 7 (3.33%) Support Engineer
10 6 (2.86%) IT Manager
10 6 (2.86%) Service Analyst
10 6 (2.86%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.90%) AngularJS
1 4 (1.90%) Hibernate
1 4 (1.90%) J2EE
1 4 (1.90%) Spring
2 3 (1.43%) Angular 2
2 3 (1.43%) JDBC
2 3 (1.43%) REST
2 3 (1.43%) Spring MVC
2 3 (1.43%) Spring Security
2 3 (1.43%) Web Services
2 3 (1.43%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (0.95%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (0.95%) Velocity
4 1 (0.48%) .NET
4 1 (0.48%) LAMP
4 1 (0.48%) Middleware
4 1 (0.48%) Node.js
4 1 (0.48%) SAML
4 1 (0.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 45 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (8.57%) Data Centre
3 12 (5.71%) Management Information System
4 10 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (2.86%) CMDB
5 6 (2.86%) Mainframe
6 5 (2.38%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (1.90%) CCTV
8 2 (0.95%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.95%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.48%) Clustering
9 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.48%) Fintech
9 1 (0.48%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.48%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 53 (25.24%) Windows
2 22 (10.48%) Linux
3 21 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (9.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (6.67%) Windows 7
6 13 (6.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (5.24%) Windows Server
8 10 (4.76%) Unix
9 7 (3.33%) Windows 10
10 3 (1.43%) Data ONTAP
10 3 (1.43%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.48%) AIX
11 1 (0.48%) Android
11 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.48%) DC/OS
11 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.48%) MVS
11 1 (0.48%) Solaris
11 1 (0.48%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (41.90%) Service Management
2 73 (34.76%) ITIL V3
3 70 (33.33%) Change Management
4 49 (23.33%) Problem-Solving
5 42 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 41 (19.52%) ITSM
7 28 (13.33%) Virtual Environments
8 25 (11.90%) Problem Management
9 21 (10.00%) Service Design
10 20 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (9.05%) Change Control
11 19 (9.05%) Project Management
12 18 (8.57%) PRINCE2
13 16 (7.62%) Configuration Management
13 16 (7.62%) CRM
13 16 (7.62%) Incident Management
13 16 (7.62%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
14 15 (7.14%) Risk Management
15 12 (5.71%) Network Monitoring
15 12 (5.71%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 33 (15.71%) PowerShell
2 17 (8.10%) SQL
3 8 (3.81%) Java
4 4 (1.90%) VBScript
5 3 (1.43%) C#
5 3 (1.43%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.48%) ABAP
6 1 (0.48%) C
6 1 (0.48%) PHP
6 1 (0.48%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 120 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 101 (48.10%) SC Cleared
3 74 (35.24%) DV Cleared
4 25 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (7.62%) MCSA
6 15 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
7 12 (5.71%) CCNP
7 12 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (5.24%) MCSE
9 9 (4.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 7 (3.33%) MCP
11 6 (2.86%) ISEB
12 5 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 4 (1.90%) CCNA
13 4 (1.90%) Degree
13 4 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (1.43%) APMP
14 3 (1.43%) CTC Cleared
14 3 (1.43%) ISEB Practitioner
14 3 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (17.14%) SLA
2 13 (6.19%) QA
3 9 (4.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (2.38%) ISO 9001
5 4 (1.90%) Data Quality
6 3 (1.43%) COBIT
7 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.48%) PMO
System Software
1 31 (14.76%) Active Directory
2 17 (8.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.86%) NFS
4 6 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (2.86%) XenApp
5 4 (1.90%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (1.90%) UAG
5 4 (1.90%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (1.43%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.48%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.48%) Docker
7 1 (0.48%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 16 (7.62%) SCCM
2 14 (6.67%) OVSD
3 6 (2.86%) WSUS
4 3 (1.43%) SCOM
4 3 (1.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (0.95%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.95%) HP ALM
5 2 (0.95%) SCSM
6 1 (0.48%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.48%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.48%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.48%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 44 (20.95%) Microsoft
2 25 (11.90%) Cisco
3 21 (10.00%) HP
4 20 (9.52%) VMware
5 19 (9.05%) ServiceNow
6 17 (8.10%) Citrix
7 13 (6.19%) NetApp
8 12 (5.71%) F5
8 12 (5.71%) McAfee
9 11 (5.24%) Oracle
10 9 (4.29%) Palo Alto
11 7 (3.33%) Remedy
12 6 (2.86%) SAP
12 6 (2.86%) Symantec
13 5 (2.38%) Forcepoint
13 5 (2.38%) IBM
13 5 (2.38%) Juniper
14 4 (1.90%) Lumension
15 3 (1.43%) Aruba
15 3 (1.43%) Computacenter