The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 19 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 22 31 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 6.73% 11.31% 7.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.40% 13.14% 9.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 25 24
Median daily rate £150 £140 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -64.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £130 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £389 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £17.43 £67.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.98% +378.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +7.79%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
262 236 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 80.12% 86.13% 83.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 198 210
Median daily rate £475 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £190 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 9
Median hourly rate £55.00 £19.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+189.47% +31.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL across the Oxford region.

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Oxford region.

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 25 (48.08%) Microsoft
2 24 (46.15%) Windows
3 17 (32.69%) ITIL Certification
4 15 (28.85%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (26.92%) Office 365
6 13 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 12 (23.08%) Windows 7
8 11 (21.15%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (19.23%) Incident Management
9 10 (19.23%) Project Management
10 9 (17.31%) BMC
10 9 (17.31%) Active Directory
10 9 (17.31%) Finance
10 9 (17.31%) Migration
10 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (17.31%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (17.31%) Windows 10
11 8 (15.38%) SCCM
11 8 (15.38%) Degree
11 8 (15.38%) Change Management
11 8 (15.38%) DNS
11 8 (15.38%) Service Design
12 7 (13.46%) DHCP
12 7 (13.46%) MS Office
12 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (13.46%) Remedy
12 7 (13.46%) Service Delivery
12 7 (13.46%) Remedy ITSM
12 7 (13.46%) Release Management
12 7 (13.46%) vSphere

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 6 (11.54%) Skype for Business
2 3 (5.77%) Confluence
3 2 (3.85%) Apache
3 2 (3.85%) Drupal
4 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.92%) CMS
4 1 (1.92%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.92%) nginx
4 1 (1.92%) SAS
4 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (13.46%) MS Office
3 1 (1.92%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (28.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (26.92%) Office 365
3 9 (17.31%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (5.77%) IaaS
4 3 (5.77%) OneDrive
4 3 (5.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) DNS
2 7 (13.46%) DHCP
3 6 (11.54%) Skype
4 3 (5.77%) Kerberos
4 3 (5.77%) LDAP
5 2 (3.85%) Internet
5 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.85%) VPN
6 1 (1.92%) LAN
6 1 (1.92%) NAS
6 1 (1.92%) SAN
6 1 (1.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.77%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (3.85%) Big Data
3 2 (3.85%) MySQL
4 1 (1.92%) DB2
4 1 (1.92%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) JIRA
2 1 (1.92%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 9 (17.31%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Back Office
3 2 (3.85%) Publishing
4 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (38.46%) Analyst
2 13 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 8 (15.38%) Desktop Analyst
3 8 (15.38%) Desktop Support
3 8 (15.38%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) Senior Desktop Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) Senior Desktop Support
4 5 (9.62%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) Senior Support Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) IT Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) IT Support
5 4 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) IT Trainer
5 4 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 4 (7.69%) Trainer
5 4 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (5.77%) Rollout Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) Web Services
2 1 (1.92%) CSS
2 1 (1.92%) HTML
2 1 (1.92%) LAMP
2 1 (1.92%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (1.92%) Middleware
2 1 (1.92%) XHTML
2 1 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) BYOD
1 6 (11.54%) CMDB
2 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.77%) PKI
4 3 (5.77%) PMI
5 2 (3.85%) Semantic Web
6 1 (1.92%) CCTV
6 1 (1.92%) Clustering
6 1 (1.92%) Social Media
6 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (46.15%) Windows
2 12 (23.08%) Windows 7
3 11 (21.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (17.31%) Windows 10
4 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (13.46%) Windows Server
6 6 (11.54%) Linux
7 3 (5.77%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.92%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.92%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.23%) Incident Management
1 10 (19.23%) Project Management
2 9 (17.31%) Migration
3 8 (15.38%) Change Management
3 8 (15.38%) Service Design
4 7 (13.46%) Release Management
4 7 (13.46%) Service Delivery
5 6 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (11.54%) Change Control
5 6 (11.54%) Problem Management
6 5 (9.62%) Data Migration
6 5 (9.62%) Data Protection
6 5 (9.62%) PRINCE2
7 4 (7.69%) Business Analysis
7 4 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (5.77%) Compatibility Testing
8 3 (5.77%) Data Analysis
8 3 (5.77%) Project Planning
8 3 (5.77%) Test Management
8 3 (5.77%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.54%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.92%) Java
2 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.92%) Perl
2 1 (1.92%) PHP
2 1 (1.92%) Python
2 1 (1.92%) Ruby
2 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (32.69%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (15.38%) Degree
3 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (11.54%) MCP
5 4 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
6 3 (5.77%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (5.77%) PMI Certification
6 3 (5.77%) PMP
7 2 (3.85%) ISEB
7 2 (3.85%) ISTQB
7 2 (3.85%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) SLA
2 3 (5.77%) Data Quality
3 2 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (17.31%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.46%) vSphere
3 6 (11.54%) Hyper-V
3 6 (11.54%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (7.69%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (5.77%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (5.77%) XenApp
6 3 (5.77%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.92%) Postfix
7 1 (1.92%) Varnish
7 1 (1.92%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (15.38%) SCCM
2 6 (11.54%) SCOM
3 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (5.77%) AppDNA
4 3 (5.77%) EdgeSight
5 1 (1.92%) Ansible
5 1 (1.92%) BMC Marimba
5 1 (1.92%) DameWare
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.92%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.92%) Puppet
5 1 (1.92%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 25 (48.08%) Microsoft
2 9 (17.31%) BMC
3 7 (13.46%) Remedy
4 6 (11.54%) VMware
5 5 (9.62%) NetApp
6 3 (5.77%) Citrix
7 2 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.92%) Adobe
8 1 (1.92%) CA
8 1 (1.92%) HEAT Software
8 1 (1.92%) HP
8 1 (1.92%) Lotus
8 1 (1.92%) Oracle
8 1 (1.92%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (1.92%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.92%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.92%) Symantec
8 1 (1.92%) Talend