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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 8 26 9
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -17
Contract jobs citing ITIL 43 17 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 14.68% 4.79% 10.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.13% 5.82% 14.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 14 12
Average daily rate £138 £390 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-64.74% +22.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £315 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £435 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Average hourly rate £91.25 £8.83 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+933.99% -15.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.61 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+8.90% +4.06%
ITIL
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
251 292 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 85.67% 82.25% 74.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 193 80
Average daily rate £425 £450 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +21.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £300 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 7
Average hourly rate £67.50 £18.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+264.86% -50.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.68 £13.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.50 £24.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxford

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 34 (52.31%) Windows
2 28 (43.08%) Service Delivery
3 22 (33.85%) Change Management
4 20 (30.77%) Windows 7
5 19 (29.23%) Active Directory
5 19 (29.23%) ITIL Certification
6 18 (27.69%) Microsoft
7 16 (24.62%) Project Management
8 14 (21.54%) PeopleSoft
8 14 (21.54%) Incident Management
8 14 (21.54%) Problem Management
8 14 (21.54%) Change Control
9 13 (20.00%) Release Management
10 12 (18.46%) PRINCE2
10 12 (18.46%) VPN
10 12 (18.46%) CMDB
11 11 (16.92%) Infrastructure Management
11 11 (16.92%) Adobe
11 11 (16.92%) Lotus
11 11 (16.92%) IBM Notes
11 11 (16.92%) Windows XP
12 10 (15.38%) DameWare
12 10 (15.38%) Acrobat
12 10 (15.38%) TCP/IP
12 10 (15.38%) Internet
13 9 (13.85%) Disclosure Scotland
13 9 (13.85%) SCCM
14 7 (10.77%) Service Management
14 7 (10.77%) Software Distribution
15 6 (9.23%) Back Office

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 11 (16.92%) IBM Notes
2 4 (6.15%) IIS
3 2 (3.08%) Lync
3 2 (3.08%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.54%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (15.38%) Acrobat
2 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.08%) MS Office
3 1 (1.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.46%) VPN
2 10 (15.38%) Internet
2 10 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 6 (9.23%) WAN
4 4 (6.15%) Firewall
5 3 (4.62%) ADSL
5 3 (4.62%) CTI
5 3 (4.62%) DHCP
5 3 (4.62%) DNS
5 3 (4.62%) FTP
5 3 (4.62%) ISDN
5 3 (4.62%) MPLS
5 3 (4.62%) MRTG
5 3 (4.62%) PBX
5 3 (4.62%) VLAN
5 3 (4.62%) VSAT
6 2 (3.08%) LAN
6 2 (3.08%) Network Security
6 2 (3.08%) SAN
7 1 (1.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
1 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.54%) OLAP
2 1 (1.54%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (9.23%) Back Office
2 4 (6.15%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.62%) Billing
4 1 (1.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (23.08%) Analyst
2 13 (20.00%) Service Manager
3 11 (16.92%) Delivery Manager
3 11 (16.92%) Service Analyst
3 11 (16.92%) Service Desk Analyst
3 11 (16.92%) Services Delivery Manager
4 8 (12.31%) Technical Analyst
5 7 (10.77%) Technical Services Analyst
6 6 (9.23%) Support Technician
7 5 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (7.69%) Support Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Desktop Support
8 4 (6.15%) ITIL Manager
8 4 (6.15%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
8 4 (6.15%) ITIL Service Manager
8 4 (6.15%) Windows Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Windows Support Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 3 (4.62%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.08%) .NET
1 2 (3.08%) Ajax
1 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET
1 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (3.08%) CSS
1 2 (3.08%) HTML
1 2 (3.08%) XML
1 2 (3.08%) XSL
2 1 (1.54%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) CMDB
2 3 (4.62%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.08%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.54%) Economics
4 1 (1.54%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.54%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 34 (52.31%) Windows
2 20 (30.77%) Windows 7
3 11 (16.92%) Windows XP
4 4 (6.15%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.54%) Linux
5 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.08%) Service Delivery
2 22 (33.85%) Change Management
3 16 (24.62%) Project Management
4 14 (21.54%) Change Control
4 14 (21.54%) Incident Management
4 14 (21.54%) Problem Management
5 13 (20.00%) Release Management
6 12 (18.46%) PRINCE2
7 11 (16.92%) Infrastructure Management
8 7 (10.77%) Service Management
8 7 (10.77%) Software Distribution
9 5 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (7.69%) Project Planning
9 5 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (4.62%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (4.62%) Configuration Management
10 3 (4.62%) ERP
10 3 (4.62%) ITIL V3
10 3 (4.62%) Procure-to-pay
11 2 (3.08%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.08%) C#
1 2 (3.08%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.54%) C
2 1 (1.54%) SQL
2 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (29.23%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (4.62%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (4.62%) Degree
2 3 (4.62%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.54%) CCDP
4 1 (1.54%) CCNA
4 1 (1.54%) CCNP
4 1 (1.54%) CCSA
4 1 (1.54%) CCSE
4 1 (1.54%) CCSP
4 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.54%) CISSP
4 1 (1.54%) LPIC
4 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.85%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (7.69%) SLA
3 3 (4.62%) PCI DSS
4 2 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.54%) HIPAA
5 1 (1.54%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (29.23%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.08%) vSphere
4 1 (1.54%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.54%) XenApp
4 1 (1.54%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (15.38%) DameWare
2 9 (13.85%) SCCM
3 2 (3.08%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.08%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (3.08%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 18 (27.69%) Microsoft
2 14 (21.54%) PeopleSoft
3 11 (16.92%) Adobe
3 11 (16.92%) Lotus
4 6 (9.23%) Remedy
5 5 (7.69%) BMC
5 5 (7.69%) Cisco
6 4 (6.15%) CheckPoint
6 4 (6.15%) VMware
7 3 (4.62%) McAfee
7 3 (4.62%) SolarWinds
8 2 (3.08%) 3PAR
8 2 (3.08%) HP
8 2 (3.08%) IBM
8 2 (3.08%) Veeam
9 1 (1.54%) Apple
9 1 (1.54%) Citrix
9 1 (1.54%) Juniper
9 1 (1.54%) Nokia
9 1 (1.54%) Wyse
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