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 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 13 13 19
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs citing ITIL 16 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 7.31% 8.37% 6.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.00% 12.14% 8.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 7
Average daily rate
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£500 £320 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -24.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £140 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 7
Average hourly rate £8.50 £12.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.16% +9.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.88% +16.66%
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
160 140 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 73.06% 68.97% 71.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 86 107
Average daily rate £340 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £224 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 19
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.43 £12.00 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £23.00 £140.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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 August 2014.

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 August 2014, 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 6 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (23.81%) ITSM
2 5 (23.81%) Windows
3 4 (19.05%) SLA
4 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 3 (14.29%) CRM
5 2 (9.52%) VoIP
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco
5 2 (9.52%) NHS
5 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
5 2 (9.52%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
5 2 (9.52%) Service Management
6 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.76%) Degree
6 1 (4.76%) CMDB
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Network Security
6 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) VoIP
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (4.76%) Network Security
2 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (4.76%) WAN
2 1 (4.76%) VPN
2 1 (4.76%) LAN
General
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Service Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Service Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Incident Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Problem Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Incident & Problem Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Change and Release Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Change Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Release Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Operations Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Configuration Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Network Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Service Transition Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Service Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) NHS
2 1 (4.76%) CMDB
2 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.76%) UNIX
2 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) ITSM
2 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 3 (14.29%) CRM
3 2 (9.52%) Project Management
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
3 2 (9.52%) Service Management
4 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
4 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.76%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.76%) PRINCE
4 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco
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