The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 33 21 15
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -6
Contract jobs citing ITIL 16 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 4.57% 4.23% 7.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.71% 6.62% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 11
Average daily rate
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£328 £375 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.66% +76.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £375 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £8.50 £8.50 £10.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-0.88% -11.72%
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Oxfordshire

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
280 136 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 80.00% 63.85% 74.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 71 103
Average daily rate £413 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 6
Average hourly rate £45.00 £14.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+221.42% -15.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing ITIL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL.

1 19 (33.93%) Windows
2 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (23.21%) SQL
4 11 (19.64%) Service Delivery
5 10 (17.86%) Change Management
5 10 (17.86%) VMware
5 10 (17.86%) Active Directory
5 10 (17.86%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (16.07%) Problem Management
6 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (14.29%) PowerShell
7 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (14.29%) IIS
7 8 (14.29%) Service Management
8 7 (12.50%) WAN
8 7 (12.50%) Degree
9 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
9 6 (10.71%) MS Office
9 6 (10.71%) NHS
9 6 (10.71%) Nagios
10 5 (8.93%) VMware ESX
10 5 (8.93%) Configuration Management
10 5 (8.93%) Project Management
10 5 (8.93%) PRINCE2
10 5 (8.93%) LAN
10 5 (8.93%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (8.93%) Security Cleared
10 5 (8.93%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (8.93%) Icinga

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing ITIL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (14.29%) IIS
2 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.79%) Lync
3 1 (1.79%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) MS Office
1 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (3.57%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.79%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.79%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.79%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle E-Business Tax
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.93%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.79%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.79%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.50%) WAN
2 5 (8.93%) LAN
3 4 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (7.14%) NX-OS
3 4 (7.14%) SSL
4 3 (5.36%) Firewall
4 3 (5.36%) VPN
4 3 (5.36%) Network Security
5 2 (3.57%) DNS
5 2 (3.57%) DHCP
6 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.79%) Wireless
6 1 (1.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.79%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 3 (5.36%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Publishing
2 2 (3.57%) Marketing
2 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (35.71%) Analyst
2 13 (23.21%) Support Analyst
3 8 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (10.71%) Service Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Systems Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Systems Support
5 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Systems Support Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Project Coordinator
6 4 (7.14%) Coordinator
6 4 (7.14%) Service Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Data Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Applications Support
7 3 (5.36%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) HTML
1 1 (1.79%) .NET
1 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.79%) XML
1 1 (1.79%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) NHS
2 5 (8.93%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) Clustering
4 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.93%) Windows
2 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.57%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.79%) Linux
5 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.64%) Service Delivery
2 10 (17.86%) Change Management
3 9 (16.07%) Problem Management
4 8 (14.29%) Service Management
5 5 (8.93%) PRINCE2
5 5 (8.93%) Configuration Management
5 5 (8.93%) Project Management
6 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (7.14%) Data Architecture
7 3 (5.36%) Knowledge Management
7 3 (5.36%) Operations Management
7 3 (5.36%) Load Balancing
7 3 (5.36%) Resource Management
7 3 (5.36%) System Testing
8 2 (3.57%) SDLC
8 2 (3.57%) ITIL V3
8 2 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.57%) Test Strategy
8 2 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (3.57%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.21%) SQL
2 8 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.79%) VBScript
3 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.79%) Python
3 1 (1.79%) Ruby
3 1 (1.79%) Java
3 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.79%) Perl
3 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (17.86%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (12.50%) Degree
3 5 (8.93%) Security Cleared
4 4 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (7.14%) CCSA
4 4 (7.14%) CCSP
4 4 (7.14%) CCNP
4 4 (7.14%) CCNA
5 3 (5.36%) CCDP
5 3 (5.36%) CISSP
5 3 (5.36%) CCSE
6 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.79%) MCSA
7 1 (1.79%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) SLA
2 2 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.57%) QA
2 2 (3.57%) HIPAA
System Software
1 10 (17.86%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.93%) VMware ESX
3 4 (7.14%) ProxySG
3 4 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.79%) Terminal Server
4 1 (1.79%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) Nagios
2 5 (8.93%) Icinga
3 1 (1.79%) Puppet
3 1 (1.79%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.86%) VMware
3 4 (7.14%) Blue Coat
3 4 (7.14%) Cisco
3 4 (7.14%) Oracle
3 4 (7.14%) Juniper
3 4 (7.14%) CheckPoint
4 3 (5.36%) Nokia
4 3 (5.36%) McAfee
4 3 (5.36%) TippingPoint
4 3 (5.36%) Tufin
4 3 (5.36%) F5
4 3 (5.36%) Fortinet
4 3 (5.36%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.79%) Aprimo
5 1 (1.79%) Tableau
5 1 (1.79%) Eloqua
5 1 (1.79%) Google
5 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
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