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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 24 10 24
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +14
Contract jobs citing ITIL 17 41 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 5.45% 14.54% 5.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.64% 16.80% 6.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 32 14
Median daily rate £538 £138 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+290.90% -64.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £115 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £648 £249 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 1
Median hourly rate £19.36 £91.25 £8.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-78.78% +933.99%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.33 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-9.83% +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
256 244 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 82.05% 86.52% 84.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 211 199
Median daily rate £500 £420 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -9.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £138 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 13
Median hourly rate £21.29 £67.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.45% +315.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.43 £17.50 £13.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.19 £137.50 £23.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 29 (58.00%) Windows
2 23 (46.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (32.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (32.00%) Office 365
4 15 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 14 (28.00%) DNS
5 14 (28.00%) Active Directory
5 14 (28.00%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (26.00%) DHCP
7 12 (24.00%) Windows 7
7 12 (24.00%) SCCM
7 12 (24.00%) SCOM
7 12 (24.00%) Hyper-V
8 11 (22.00%) Windows Server
9 10 (20.00%) Service Delivery
9 10 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
9 10 (20.00%) BYOD
9 10 (20.00%) PowerShell
9 10 (20.00%) Problem Management
9 10 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (18.00%) Mobile Device Management
10 9 (18.00%) Degree
10 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (18.00%) Service Design
10 9 (18.00%) Virtual Desktop
10 9 (18.00%) LDAP
10 9 (18.00%) Kerberos
11 8 (16.00%) Windows 10
12 7 (14.00%) Patch Management

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 (12.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (4.00%) Apache
2 2 (4.00%) Drupal
3 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.00%) CMS
3 1 (2.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.00%) nginx
3 1 (2.00%) SAS
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.00%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 16 (32.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 16 (32.00%) Office 365
2 10 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.00%) IaaS
3 3 (6.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 14 (28.00%) DNS
2 13 (26.00%) DHCP
3 9 (18.00%) Kerberos
3 9 (18.00%) LDAP
4 6 (12.00%) Skype
5 2 (4.00%) Internet
5 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.00%) VPN
6 1 (2.00%) NAS
6 1 (2.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.00%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (4.00%) MySQL
4 1 (2.00%) DB2
4 1 (2.00%) MariaDB
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Back Office
3 2 (4.00%) Publishing
4 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (22.00%) Analyst
2 6 (12.00%) Designer
2 6 (12.00%) Service Manager
2 6 (12.00%) Solutions Designer
2 6 (12.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (8.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (8.00%) IT Trainer
3 4 (8.00%) Trainer
3 4 (8.00%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (6.00%) Business Systems Analyst
4 3 (6.00%) Citrix Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Desktop Support
4 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (6.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (6.00%) ITIL Manager
4 3 (6.00%) Rollout Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (6.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.00%) CSS
2 1 (2.00%) HTML
2 1 (2.00%) LAMP
2 1 (2.00%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (2.00%) Middleware
2 1 (2.00%) XHTML
2 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) BYOD
2 7 (14.00%) PKI
3 6 (12.00%) CMDB
3 6 (12.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (8.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.00%) CCTV
6 1 (2.00%) Clustering
6 1 (2.00%) Social Media
6 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (58.00%) Windows
2 15 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (24.00%) Windows 7
4 11 (22.00%) Windows Server
5 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (16.00%) Windows 10
7 7 (14.00%) Mac OS X
8 6 (12.00%) Linux
9 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.00%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.00%) Problem Management
1 10 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 9 (18.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 9 (18.00%) Service Design
3 7 (14.00%) Email Filtering
3 7 (14.00%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (14.00%) Patch Management
4 6 (12.00%) Migration
4 6 (12.00%) Project Management
4 6 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 5 (10.00%) Data Protection
5 5 (10.00%) Service Management
6 4 (8.00%) Business Analysis
6 4 (8.00%) Change Management
7 3 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.00%) BPR
7 3 (6.00%) Compatibility Testing
7 3 (6.00%) Data Analysis
7 3 (6.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.00%) Java
2 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.00%) Perl
2 1 (2.00%) PHP
2 1 (2.00%) Python
2 1 (2.00%) Ruby
2 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (28.00%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (18.00%) Degree
3 6 (12.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (6.00%) MCP
6 2 (4.00%) MCSE
7 1 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (28.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (24.00%) Hyper-V
3 10 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 9 (18.00%) Virtual Desktop
5 7 (14.00%) vSphere
6 5 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (6.00%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (6.00%) XenApp
7 3 (6.00%) XenDesktop
8 1 (2.00%) Postfix
8 1 (2.00%) Varnish
8 1 (2.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 12 (24.00%) SCCM
1 12 (24.00%) SCOM
2 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (6.00%) AppDNA
3 3 (6.00%) EdgeSight
4 1 (2.00%) Ansible
4 1 (2.00%) BMC Marimba
4 1 (2.00%) DameWare
4 1 (2.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.00%) Puppet
4 1 (2.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 23 (46.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.00%) VMware
3 5 (10.00%) NetApp
4 3 (6.00%) BMC
4 3 (6.00%) Citrix
5 2 (4.00%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.00%) Adobe
6 1 (2.00%) CA
6 1 (2.00%) HEAT Software
6 1 (2.00%) HP
6 1 (2.00%) Lotus
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle
6 1 (2.00%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (2.00%) Remedy
6 1 (2.00%) Symantec
6 1 (2.00%) Talend