Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 11 6
Rank change year-on-year +4 -5 +3
Contract jobs citing ITIL 243 199 193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 16.77% 11.86% 14.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.53% 14.04% 17.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 138 138
Milton Keynes median daily rate £365 £358 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.10% -11.85% +15.87%
10th Percentile £204 £161 £137
90th Percentile £470 £538 £521
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £370 £353 £406
% change year-on-year +4.96% -13.08% +8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 13
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.44 £18.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.81% +50.00% -70.00%
10th Percentile £11.13 £13.68 £10.80
90th Percentile £19.78 £27.10 £15.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +50.00% -63.64%

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 1,244 1,417 1,100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 85.85% 84.45% 84.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 703 714 644
Milton Keynes median daily rate £413 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -2.44% +9.33%
10th Percentile £235 £250 £250
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.63% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 39 36
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.50 £13.85 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.53% +15.42% -25.00%
10th Percentile £8.88 £8.73 £9.00
90th Percentile £16.66 £19.50 £15.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -6.33% +7.14% -26.32%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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.

1 151 (62.14%) Security Cleared
2 137 (56.38%) SC Cleared
3 114 (46.91%) Service Management
4 102 (41.98%) ITIL V3
5 75 (30.86%) DV Cleared
6 68 (27.98%) Change Management
7 58 (23.87%) Microsoft
8 54 (22.22%) Windows
9 53 (21.81%) ITSM
10 46 (18.93%) Service Delivery
10 46 (18.93%) Problem-Solving
11 43 (17.70%) Finance
12 40 (16.46%) Microsoft Office
12 40 (16.46%) Active Directory
12 40 (16.46%) Office 365
13 36 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
14 35 (14.40%) Problem Management
15 32 (13.17%) PowerShell
16 30 (12.35%) SharePoint
17 29 (11.93%) Linux
18 28 (11.52%) SQL
19 27 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
19 27 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
20 25 (10.29%) Skype for Business
20 25 (10.29%) MS Exchange
20 25 (10.29%) SLA
21 24 (9.88%) Citrix
22 23 (9.47%) Project Management
22 23 (9.47%) VMware
23 22 (9.05%) HP

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 30 (12.35%) SharePoint
2 25 (10.29%) MS Exchange
2 25 (10.29%) Skype for Business
3 21 (8.64%) SharePoint 2013
4 17 (7.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 17 (7.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (4.53%) IIS
6 8 (3.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (2.06%) Apache
7 5 (2.06%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (1.65%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.65%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.23%) CMS
9 3 (1.23%) EPiServer
9 3 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (1.23%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.82%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.41%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.41%) nginx
11 1 (0.41%) SAP EP
Applications
1 40 (16.46%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.65%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (3.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.41%) assyst
2 1 (0.41%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 40 (16.46%) Office 365
2 16 (6.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.29%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (2.88%) IaaS
5 4 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.65%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (1.65%) OneDrive
6 2 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.41%) GitHub
7 1 (0.41%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.41%) PaaS
7 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (8.64%) TCP/IP
2 18 (7.41%) Firewall
3 16 (6.58%) VPN
4 8 (3.29%) BGP
5 7 (2.88%) BIG-IP
5 7 (2.88%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (2.88%) Cisco ISE
5 7 (2.88%) DNS
5 7 (2.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 7 (2.88%) IPsec
5 7 (2.88%) LAN
5 7 (2.88%) Skype
6 5 (2.06%) WAN
7 4 (1.65%) DHCP
7 4 (1.65%) ICMP
7 4 (1.65%) OSPF
7 4 (1.65%) SSL
7 4 (1.65%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (1.65%) Wireless
8 3 (1.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (1.65%) MongoDB
3 4 (1.65%) MySQL
3 4 (1.65%) Power BI
4 3 (1.23%) RDBMS
4 3 (1.23%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.23%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.41%) GIS
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.41%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.41%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (1.65%) Git (software)
1 4 (1.65%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (1.23%) WebStorm
3 1 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 43 (17.70%) Finance
2 7 (2.88%) Retail
3 5 (2.06%) Banking
4 2 (0.82%) Automotive
4 2 (0.82%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.82%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.41%) Law
5 1 (0.41%) Legal
5 1 (0.41%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 57 (23.46%) Analyst
2 38 (15.64%) Service Manager
3 17 (7.00%) Developer
3 17 (7.00%) Incident Manager
3 17 (7.00%) Service Transition Manager
3 17 (7.00%) Transition Manager
4 16 (6.58%) Major Incident Manager
5 12 (4.94%) Service Analyst
6 11 (4.53%) Delivery Manager
6 11 (4.53%) Designer
6 11 (4.53%) Services Delivery Manager
7 10 (4.12%) Applications Support
7 10 (4.12%) Change Analyst
8 9 (3.70%) Administrator
9 8 (3.29%) 2nd Line Support
9 8 (3.29%) Service Desk Analyst
9 8 (3.29%) Support Engineer
10 7 (2.88%) Network Engineer
10 7 (2.88%) Release Manager
10 7 (2.88%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.06%) .NET
2 4 (1.65%) AngularJS
2 4 (1.65%) ASP.NET
2 4 (1.65%) Hibernate
2 4 (1.65%) J2EE
2 4 (1.65%) Spring
3 3 (1.23%) Angular 2
3 3 (1.23%) CSS
3 3 (1.23%) JDBC
3 3 (1.23%) REST
3 3 (1.23%) Spring MVC
3 3 (1.23%) Spring Security
3 3 (1.23%) Web Services
3 3 (1.23%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (0.82%) ADSI
4 2 (0.82%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (0.82%) LDAP
5 1 (0.41%) LAMP
5 1 (0.41%) Middleware
5 1 (0.41%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 36 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.82%) Management Information System
3 17 (7.00%) Data Centre
4 13 (5.35%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (2.47%) CMDB
6 4 (1.65%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.23%) Clustering
7 3 (1.23%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.23%) User Experience
8 2 (0.82%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.82%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.82%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.41%) CCTV
9 1 (0.41%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 54 (22.22%) Windows
2 29 (11.93%) Linux
3 21 (8.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (6.17%) Windows Server
6 14 (5.76%) Unix
7 13 (5.35%) Windows 7
8 11 (4.53%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (2.47%) CentOS
9 6 (2.47%) Ubuntu
10 3 (1.23%) Data ONTAP
11 2 (0.82%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.41%) AIX
12 1 (0.41%) Android
12 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.41%) DC/OS
12 1 (0.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (46.91%) Service Management
2 102 (41.98%) ITIL V3
3 68 (27.98%) Change Management
4 53 (21.81%) ITSM
5 46 (18.93%) Problem-Solving
5 46 (18.93%) Service Delivery
6 35 (14.40%) Problem Management
7 27 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
8 23 (9.47%) Project Management
9 21 (8.64%) CRM
10 20 (8.23%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (8.23%) Configuration Management
11 18 (7.41%) Incident Management
12 17 (7.00%) Change Control
12 17 (7.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (6.58%) Capacity Management
14 14 (5.76%) Mentoring
14 14 (5.76%) Presales
14 14 (5.76%) Service Design
15 13 (5.35%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 32 (13.17%) PowerShell
2 28 (11.52%) SQL
3 8 (3.29%) Java
4 6 (2.47%) C#
4 6 (2.47%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.23%) C
5 3 (1.23%) VBScript
6 2 (0.82%) Python
7 1 (0.41%) ABAP
7 1 (0.41%) PHP
7 1 (0.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 151 (62.14%) Security Cleared
2 137 (56.38%) SC Cleared
3 75 (30.86%) DV Cleared
4 27 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (8.23%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (5.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 12 (4.94%) MCSA
8 8 (3.29%) CCNP
8 8 (3.29%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (3.29%) MCITP
9 7 (2.88%) CCNA
9 7 (2.88%) MCDBA
10 6 (2.47%) ISEB
11 5 (2.06%) ISEB Practitioner
11 5 (2.06%) MCP
12 4 (1.65%) CCIP
12 4 (1.65%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (1.65%) MCSE
12 4 (1.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (10.29%) SLA
2 15 (6.17%) QA
3 8 (3.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.23%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.23%) Government Security Classifications
5 2 (0.82%) COBIT
6 1 (0.41%) GDPR
6 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.41%) PMO
System Software
1 40 (16.46%) Active Directory
2 16 (6.58%) NFS
2 16 (6.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (5.76%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (2.88%) VMware Workstation
5 5 (2.06%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (5.35%) OVSD
1 13 (5.35%) SCCM
2 11 (4.53%) WSUS
3 6 (2.47%) Nagios
4 3 (1.23%) Ansible
4 3 (1.23%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (1.23%) SCOM
5 2 (0.82%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.82%) HP SiteScope
5 2 (0.82%) Puppet
5 2 (0.82%) SCSM
5 2 (0.82%) Terraform
6 1 (0.41%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.41%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.41%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.41%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 58 (23.87%) Microsoft
2 24 (9.88%) Citrix
3 23 (9.47%) VMware
4 22 (9.05%) HP
5 20 (8.23%) Oracle
6 18 (7.41%) SAP
7 15 (6.17%) F5
7 15 (6.17%) McAfee
8 11 (4.53%) Cisco
9 10 (4.12%) NetApp
9 10 (4.12%) ServiceNow
10 7 (2.88%) Juniper
10 7 (2.88%) Palo Alto
11 5 (2.06%) IBM
12 4 (1.65%) Remedy
13 3 (1.23%) Aruba
13 3 (1.23%) Blue Coat
13 3 (1.23%) Lumension
14 2 (0.82%) New Relic
14 2 (0.82%) Veeam