Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 12 8
Rank change year-on-year +5 -4 0
Contract jobs citing ITIL 244 185 193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 18.65% 10.49% 14.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.29% 12.48% 17.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 132 143
Milton Keynes median daily rate £375 £351 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.76% -15.46% +10.80%
10th Percentile £210 £158 £187
90th Percentile £491 £500 £535
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £350 £415
% change year-on-year +7.14% -15.66% +6.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 6
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% -7.06%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% -7.06%

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 1,146 1,482 1,116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 87.61% 84.06% 85.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 674 772 647
Milton Keynes median daily rate £403 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% -4.65% +10.39%
10th Percentile £246 £263 £250
90th Percentile £577 £525 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £404 £400 £408
% change year-on-year +0.94% -1.84% +8.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 53 38
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.05 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.36% - -0.69%
10th Percentile £10.34 £8.79 £9.00
90th Percentile £17.85 £24.80 £38.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.44 £16.58 £15.00
% change year-on-year -12.94% +10.53% -7.06%

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 17 November 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

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 17 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ITIL in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 167 (68.44%) Security Cleared
2 145 (59.43%) SC Cleared
3 116 (47.54%) Service Management
4 113 (46.31%) ITIL V3
5 83 (34.02%) Windows
6 80 (32.79%) DV Cleared
7 68 (27.87%) Active Directory
8 67 (27.46%) Change Management
9 66 (27.05%) Microsoft
10 63 (25.82%) ITSM
11 53 (21.72%) Problem-Solving
12 45 (18.44%) Office 365
13 42 (17.21%) Windows Server 2008
13 42 (17.21%) Microsoft Office
14 40 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
15 39 (15.98%) PowerShell
15 39 (15.98%) Service Delivery
16 38 (15.57%) Microsoft Certification
17 37 (15.16%) MS Exchange
18 36 (14.75%) SQL
19 35 (14.34%) Finance
20 33 (13.52%) Citrix
20 33 (13.52%) Problem Management
20 33 (13.52%) Windows Server
21 30 (12.30%) HP
21 30 (12.30%) SharePoint
21 30 (12.30%) VMware
22 29 (11.89%) Linux
23 28 (11.48%) Skype for Business
24 26 (10.66%) SCCM

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 37 (15.16%) MS Exchange
2 30 (12.30%) SharePoint
3 28 (11.48%) Skype for Business
4 25 (10.25%) Exchange Server 2007
5 20 (8.20%) SharePoint 2013
6 17 (6.97%) Exchange Server 2010
7 14 (5.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 14 (5.74%) IIS
8 9 (3.69%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (2.05%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (1.64%) Apache
10 4 (1.64%) CMS
11 3 (1.23%) EPiServer
11 3 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (1.23%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.82%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.82%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.82%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.41%) Documentum
Applications
1 42 (17.21%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.23%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.41%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 45 (18.44%) Office 365
2 22 (9.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (5.74%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (2.87%) OneDrive
5 6 (2.46%) IaaS
6 4 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (1.64%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.02%) TCP/IP
2 21 (8.61%) Firewall
3 16 (6.56%) VPN
4 10 (4.10%) Skype
5 8 (3.28%) BGP
6 7 (2.87%) BIG-IP
6 7 (2.87%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (2.87%) Cisco ISE
6 7 (2.87%) DNS
6 7 (2.87%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 7 (2.87%) IPsec
6 7 (2.87%) LAN
6 7 (2.87%) WAN
7 6 (2.46%) DHCP
8 4 (1.64%) ICMP
8 4 (1.64%) OSPF
8 4 (1.64%) SAN
8 4 (1.64%) Wireless
9 3 (1.23%) Internet
9 3 (1.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (9.43%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (2.87%) Power BI
4 4 (1.64%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.64%) MySQL
5 3 (1.23%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.64%) Git (software)
1 4 (1.64%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.41%) JIRA
3 1 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.41%) WebStorm
General
1 35 (14.34%) Finance
2 5 (2.05%) Retail
3 2 (0.82%) Automotive
3 2 (0.82%) Banking
3 2 (0.82%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.41%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 74 (30.33%) Analyst
2 30 (12.30%) Service Manager
3 22 (9.02%) Service Analyst
4 21 (8.61%) Incident Manager
5 18 (7.38%) Service Desk Analyst
6 17 (6.97%) Major Incident Manager
7 14 (5.74%) Service Transition Manager
7 14 (5.74%) Transition Manager
8 10 (4.10%) Applications Support
8 10 (4.10%) Developer
8 10 (4.10%) SharePoint Analyst
8 10 (4.10%) Support Engineer
9 9 (3.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 8 (3.28%) 3rd Line Support
10 8 (3.28%) Administrator
10 8 (3.28%) Delivery Manager
10 8 (3.28%) Services Delivery Manager
11 7 (2.87%) 2nd Line Support
11 7 (2.87%) Change Analyst
11 7 (2.87%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.87%) .NET
2 4 (1.64%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.23%) CSS
4 2 (0.82%) ADSI
4 2 (0.82%) AngularJS
4 2 (0.82%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (0.82%) LDAP
4 2 (0.82%) Spring
5 1 (0.41%) Angular 2
5 1 (0.41%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.41%) Java EE
5 1 (0.41%) JDBC
5 1 (0.41%) LAMP
5 1 (0.41%) Node.js
5 1 (0.41%) REST
5 1 (0.41%) Spring MVC
5 1 (0.41%) Spring Security
5 1 (0.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (0.41%) Velocity
5 1 (0.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 40 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.56%) Management Information System
3 14 (5.74%) Data Centre
4 13 (5.33%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (2.87%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.05%) CMDB
6 5 (2.05%) Fat Client
6 5 (2.05%) Thin Client
7 4 (1.64%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.23%) Clustering
8 3 (1.23%) User Experience
9 2 (0.82%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.82%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.41%) CCTV
10 1 (0.41%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.41%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 83 (34.02%) Windows
2 42 (17.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (13.52%) Windows Server
4 29 (11.89%) Linux
5 25 (10.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (7.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (7.38%) Windows 7
8 14 (5.74%) Unix
9 9 (3.69%) Windows 10
10 6 (2.46%) CentOS
10 6 (2.46%) Ubuntu
11 5 (2.05%) Android
12 1 (0.41%) AIX
12 1 (0.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (47.54%) Service Management
2 113 (46.31%) ITIL V3
3 67 (27.46%) Change Management
4 63 (25.82%) ITSM
5 53 (21.72%) Problem-Solving
6 39 (15.98%) Service Delivery
7 33 (13.52%) Problem Management
8 25 (10.25%) CRM
8 25 (10.25%) Incident Management
9 24 (9.84%) Virtual Environments
10 20 (8.20%) Configuration Management
11 19 (7.79%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (7.38%) Project Management
13 16 (6.56%) Mentoring
14 15 (6.15%) Presales
15 14 (5.74%) Capacity Management
16 13 (5.33%) ERP
16 13 (5.33%) PRINCE2
16 13 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
17 12 (4.92%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 39 (15.98%) PowerShell
2 36 (14.75%) SQL
3 7 (2.87%) C#
3 7 (2.87%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.23%) C
4 3 (1.23%) VBScript
5 2 (0.82%) Java
5 2 (0.82%) Python
6 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.41%) C-shell
6 1 (0.41%) Korn
6 1 (0.41%) Perl
6 1 (0.41%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 167 (68.44%) Security Cleared
2 145 (59.43%) SC Cleared
3 80 (32.79%) DV Cleared
4 38 (15.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (7.38%) ITIL Certification
5 18 (7.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 15 (6.15%) MCSA
7 12 (4.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 11 (4.51%) CCNP
8 11 (4.51%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (4.10%) CCNA
10 9 (3.69%) MCITP
11 8 (3.28%) MCSE
12 7 (2.87%) ISEB
12 7 (2.87%) MCDBA
12 7 (2.87%) MCP
13 5 (2.05%) ISEB Practitioner
14 4 (1.64%) CCIP
14 4 (1.64%) Citrix Certification
15 3 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.61%) SLA
2 15 (6.15%) QA
3 5 (2.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.23%) Government Security Classifications
5 2 (0.82%) COBIT
5 2 (0.82%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.41%) GDPR
6 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 68 (27.87%) Active Directory
2 20 (8.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (5.33%) NFS
4 11 (4.51%) Virtual Machines
5 10 (4.10%) VMware Workstation
6 6 (2.46%) Hyper-V
6 6 (2.46%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (2.05%) Terminal Server
8 3 (1.23%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (1.23%) UAG
9 2 (0.82%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.41%) Samba
Systems Management
1 26 (10.66%) SCCM
2 19 (7.79%) OVSD
3 16 (6.56%) WSUS
4 7 (2.87%) SCOM
5 6 (2.46%) Nagios
6 3 (1.23%) Ansible
6 3 (1.23%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (0.82%) HP SiteScope
7 2 (0.82%) Puppet
7 2 (0.82%) Terraform
8 1 (0.41%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.41%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.41%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.41%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 66 (27.05%) Microsoft
2 33 (13.52%) Citrix
3 30 (12.30%) HP
3 30 (12.30%) VMware
4 20 (8.20%) McAfee
4 20 (8.20%) SAP
5 19 (7.79%) Oracle
6 16 (6.56%) F5
7 14 (5.74%) Cisco
8 11 (4.51%) NetApp
9 8 (3.28%) ServiceNow
10 7 (2.87%) Juniper
10 7 (2.87%) Palo Alto
11 6 (2.46%) webMethods
12 5 (2.05%) Remedy
13 3 (1.23%) Aruba
13 3 (1.23%) Blue Coat
13 3 (1.23%) Forcepoint
13 3 (1.23%) Lumension
14 2 (0.82%) Splunk