Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 5 11 9
Rank change year-on-year +6 -2 +4
Contract jobs citing ITIL 226 203 163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 19.45% 11.97% 13.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.90% 14.22% 15.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 142 118
Milton Keynes median daily rate £386 £348 £421
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.15% -17.46% +5.51%
10th Percentile £207 £204 £234
90th Percentile £500 £500 £575
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £382 £345 £415
% change year-on-year +10.58% -16.87% +3.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 3
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +20.00% -7.06%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -8.33% +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 1,032 1,428 1,069
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 88.81% 84.20% 86.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 624 766 635
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £415 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +0.61% +6.45%
10th Percentile £232 £263 £263
90th Percentile £625 £538 £575
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £415 £400
% change year-on-year - +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 47 33
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - +4.59%
10th Percentile £10.76 £9.18 £9.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £24.40 £38.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.00 £17.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year -7.25% +15.00% -5.42%

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 19 January 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 19 January 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ITIL in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 January 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.

1 149 (65.93%) Security Cleared
2 127 (56.19%) SC Cleared
3 103 (45.58%) Service Management
4 95 (42.04%) ITIL V3
5 84 (37.17%) Windows
6 72 (31.86%) DV Cleared
7 70 (30.97%) Microsoft
8 69 (30.53%) Active Directory
9 58 (25.66%) Change Management
10 56 (24.78%) ITSM
11 47 (20.80%) Office 365
12 44 (19.47%) Windows Server 2008
13 43 (19.03%) Microsoft Office
14 42 (18.58%) SQL
15 41 (18.14%) Problem-Solving
16 40 (17.70%) MS Exchange
17 37 (16.37%) Service Delivery
18 36 (15.93%) PowerShell
19 35 (15.49%) Windows Server
20 33 (14.60%) Analytical Skills
21 32 (14.16%) Problem Management
21 32 (14.16%) Exchange Server 2007
22 31 (13.72%) Microsoft Certification
22 31 (13.72%) SharePoint
23 30 (13.27%) Finance
24 28 (12.39%) Incident Management
24 28 (12.39%) HP
24 28 (12.39%) Skype for Business
25 27 (11.95%) Windows Server 2012
26 26 (11.50%) Citrix

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 40 (17.70%) MS Exchange
2 32 (14.16%) Exchange Server 2007
3 31 (13.72%) SharePoint
4 28 (12.39%) Skype for Business
5 21 (9.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 21 (9.29%) SharePoint 2013
6 15 (6.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 12 (5.31%) Exchange Server 2003
8 10 (4.42%) IIS
9 5 (2.21%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (1.33%) Office Communications Server
10 3 (1.33%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.88%) Apache
11 2 (0.88%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.44%) CMS
12 1 (0.44%) Documentum
Applications
1 43 (19.03%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (20.80%) Office 365
2 24 (10.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (6.64%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (3.10%) OneDrive
5 6 (2.65%) IaaS
6 4 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (1.77%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.44%) IBM Blueworks
8 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.41%) TCP/IP
2 17 (7.52%) Firewall
3 13 (5.75%) VPN
4 10 (4.42%) Skype
5 9 (3.98%) WAN
6 8 (3.54%) LAN
7 7 (3.10%) BGP
7 7 (3.10%) BIG-IP
7 7 (3.10%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (3.10%) Cisco ISE
7 7 (3.10%) DNS
7 7 (3.10%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 7 (3.10%) IPsec
8 6 (2.65%) DHCP
9 5 (2.21%) Wireless
10 4 (1.77%) ICMP
10 4 (1.77%) Internet
10 4 (1.77%) OSPF
11 3 (1.33%) SAN
11 3 (1.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (8.85%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (3.10%) Power BI
4 4 (1.77%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.33%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.88%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.44%) DB2
7 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.77%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.44%) JIRA
3 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 30 (13.27%) Finance
2 10 (4.42%) Retail
3 6 (2.65%) Automotive
4 4 (1.77%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.88%) German Language
6 1 (0.44%) Banking
6 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 77 (34.07%) Analyst
2 26 (11.50%) Service Analyst
3 24 (10.62%) Service Manager
4 19 (8.41%) Incident Manager
5 18 (7.96%) Service Desk Analyst
6 16 (7.08%) Major Incident Manager
7 14 (6.19%) Service Transition Manager
7 14 (6.19%) Transition Manager
8 12 (5.31%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 12 (5.31%) Support Engineer
9 10 (4.42%) 2nd Line Support
9 10 (4.42%) SharePoint Analyst
10 9 (3.98%) 3rd Line Support
10 9 (3.98%) Applications Support
10 9 (3.98%) Support Analyst
11 8 (3.54%) Administrator
11 8 (3.54%) Configuration Analyst
11 8 (3.54%) Delivery Manager
11 8 (3.54%) Office 365 Engineer
11 8 (3.54%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.54%) .NET
2 4 (1.77%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.33%) CSS
4 2 (0.88%) ADSI
4 2 (0.88%) LDAP
5 1 (0.44%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (0.44%) Java EE
5 1 (0.44%) LAMP
5 1 (0.44%) Middleware
5 1 (0.44%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 33 (14.60%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (9.29%) Self-Motivation
3 19 (8.41%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.10%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.65%) Fat Client
5 6 (2.65%) Thin Client
6 4 (1.77%) CMDB
6 4 (1.77%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.33%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.33%) Clustering
8 2 (0.88%) User Experience
9 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.44%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.44%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.44%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.44%) PMI
9 1 (0.44%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 84 (37.17%) Windows
2 44 (19.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (15.49%) Windows Server
4 27 (11.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (10.18%) Linux
6 19 (8.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (7.08%) Windows 10
8 12 (5.31%) Unix
8 12 (5.31%) Windows 7
9 6 (2.65%) Android
9 6 (2.65%) CentOS
9 6 (2.65%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (45.58%) Service Management
2 95 (42.04%) ITIL V3
3 58 (25.66%) Change Management
4 56 (24.78%) ITSM
5 41 (18.14%) Problem-Solving
6 37 (16.37%) Service Delivery
7 32 (14.16%) Problem Management
8 28 (12.39%) Incident Management
9 25 (11.06%) CRM
9 25 (11.06%) Mentoring
10 21 (9.29%) Project Management
11 19 (8.41%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (8.41%) Presales
12 16 (7.08%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (7.08%) Virtual Environments
13 15 (6.64%) PRINCE2
14 13 (5.75%) Configuration Management
15 11 (4.87%) ERP
16 10 (4.42%) Asset Management
16 10 (4.42%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 42 (18.58%) SQL
2 36 (15.93%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.21%) C#
3 5 (2.21%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.33%) C
5 2 (0.88%) Python
6 1 (0.44%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.44%) C-shell
6 1 (0.44%) Java
6 1 (0.44%) Korn
6 1 (0.44%) Perl
6 1 (0.44%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 149 (65.93%) Security Cleared
2 127 (56.19%) SC Cleared
3 72 (31.86%) DV Cleared
4 31 (13.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (10.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 22 (9.73%) ITIL Certification
7 12 (5.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (4.42%) CCNA
8 10 (4.42%) CCNP
8 10 (4.42%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (3.98%) MCITP
10 8 (3.54%) MCP
10 8 (3.54%) MCSA
10 8 (3.54%) MCSE
11 7 (3.10%) MCDBA
12 6 (2.65%) Degree
13 4 (1.77%) CCIP
13 4 (1.77%) Citrix Certification
13 4 (1.77%) ISEB
14 3 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.41%) SLA
2 6 (2.65%) QA
3 3 (1.33%) Government Security Classifications
4 2 (0.88%) COBIT
4 2 (0.88%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.44%) GDPR
5 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 69 (30.53%) Active Directory
2 15 (6.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.87%) NFS
4 10 (4.42%) VMware Workstation
5 8 (3.54%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (2.65%) Terminal Server
6 6 (2.65%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.33%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (1.33%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.33%) UAG
8 2 (0.88%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.44%) Samba
Systems Management
1 23 (10.18%) SCCM
2 18 (7.96%) OVSD
3 10 (4.42%) WSUS
4 6 (2.65%) Nagios
4 6 (2.65%) SCOM
5 3 (1.33%) Ansible
5 3 (1.33%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (0.88%) HP SiteScope
6 2 (0.88%) Puppet
6 2 (0.88%) Terraform
7 1 (0.44%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.44%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.44%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 70 (30.97%) Microsoft
2 28 (12.39%) HP
3 26 (11.50%) Citrix
3 26 (11.50%) VMware
4 24 (10.62%) SAP
5 16 (7.08%) Oracle
6 15 (6.64%) F5
7 14 (6.19%) Cisco
8 13 (5.75%) McAfee
9 12 (5.31%) ServiceNow
10 7 (3.10%) Juniper
10 7 (3.10%) NetApp
10 7 (3.10%) Palo Alto
10 7 (3.10%) webMethods
11 4 (1.77%) Remedy
12 3 (1.33%) Aruba
12 3 (1.33%) Blue Coat
12 3 (1.33%) Forcepoint
12 3 (1.33%) Lumension
13 2 (0.88%) Splunk