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 30 August 2016 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 40 32 13
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -19
Contract jobs citing ITIL 20 22 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 5.60% 6.13% 7.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.83% 7.46% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 5
Median daily rate £400 £330 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -34.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £160 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £363 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Median hourly rate £11.50 £8.50 £8.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.14 £15.77
% change year-on-year
+5.32% +2.34%
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
293 295 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 82.07% 82.17% 77.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 257 107
Median daily rate £400 £413 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +18.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 16
Median hourly rate £22.25 £22.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.11% +60.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £8.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.45 £50.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

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 30 August 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 19 (47.50%) Windows
2 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (32.50%) Active Directory
4 12 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (30.00%) Problem Management
5 11 (27.50%) DNS
5 11 (27.50%) Data Centre
6 10 (25.00%) DHCP
6 10 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 10 (25.00%) SCCM
6 10 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 9 (22.50%) SCOM
7 9 (22.50%) Degree
7 9 (22.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (22.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (20.00%) Patch Management
8 8 (20.00%) Service Management
9 7 (17.50%) Kerberos
9 7 (17.50%) LDAP
10 6 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (15.00%) Change Management
10 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
10 6 (15.00%) Windows 7
10 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (15.00%) Virtual Desktop
10 6 (15.00%) Office 365
10 6 (15.00%) Mobile Device Management
10 6 (15.00%) Windows Server
11 5 (12.50%) Email Filtering

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 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.50%) Apache
2 1 (2.50%) nginx
2 1 (2.50%) SAS
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (15.00%) Office 365
2 5 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (27.50%) DNS
2 10 (25.00%) DHCP
3 7 (17.50%) Kerberos
3 7 (17.50%) LDAP
4 2 (5.00%) Internet
5 1 (2.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) MySQL
General
1 4 (10.00%) Publishing
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Service Manager
2 10 (25.00%) Analyst
3 8 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 8 (20.00%) Infrastructure Services Manager
4 5 (12.50%) Administrator
4 5 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) ITIL Manager
4 5 (12.50%) ITIL Service Manager
4 5 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Designer
5 4 (10.00%) Solutions Designer
6 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
6 3 (7.50%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) LAMP
1 1 (2.50%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Data Centre
2 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (12.50%) BYOD
3 5 (12.50%) PKI
4 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.00%) CMDB
6 1 (2.50%) CCTV
6 1 (2.50%) iPad
6 1 (2.50%) iPhone
6 1 (2.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (47.50%) Windows
2 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (15.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (15.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (12.50%) Mac OS X
5 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.00%) Linux
7 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Problem Management
1 12 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 9 (22.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (20.00%) Patch Management
4 8 (20.00%) Service Management
5 6 (15.00%) Change Management
5 6 (15.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 5 (12.50%) Email Filtering
6 5 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 5 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (12.50%) Project Management
6 5 (12.50%) Service Design
7 4 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (7.50%) Analytics
8 3 (7.50%) Process Management
9 2 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (5.00%) Regression Testing
9 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.00%) Perl
2 2 (5.00%) Python
2 2 (5.00%) Ruby
3 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.50%) Java
3 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) Degree
1 9 (22.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 6 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (7.50%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.50%) MCP
5 1 (2.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) SLA
2 3 (7.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (32.50%) Active Directory
2 10 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (15.00%) Virtual Desktop
4 5 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (7.50%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.50%) Postfix
6 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (25.00%) SCCM
2 9 (22.50%) SCOM
3 3 (7.50%) NetBackup
4 2 (5.00%) Ansible
4 2 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (5.00%) Puppet
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (2.50%) Hyperic
5 1 (2.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.50%) ServiceNow
2 5 (12.50%) VMware
3 4 (10.00%) Remedy
4 3 (7.50%) NetApp
5 2 (5.00%) Avaya
6 1 (2.50%) 3PAR
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco
6 1 (2.50%) Citrix
6 1 (2.50%) Kaspersky
6 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.50%) Sophos