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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 18 14 28
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +14
Contract jobs citing ITIL 21 32 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 7.61% 9.55% 2.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.10% 11.55% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 25 1
Median daily rate £400 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -15.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Median hourly rate - £8.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.48 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+16.50% -6.25%
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
208 277 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 75.36% 82.69% 68.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 226 102
Median daily rate £425 £425 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +24.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 13
Median hourly rate £16.00 £28.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.34% +105.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £8.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £30.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 30 (57.69%) Windows
2 21 (40.38%) Windows 7
3 19 (36.54%) Active Directory
4 18 (34.62%) Problem Management
5 17 (32.69%) Microsoft
5 17 (32.69%) Change Management
6 13 (25.00%) Project Management
6 13 (25.00%) Service Delivery
7 11 (21.15%) CMDB
8 10 (19.23%) Incident Management
8 10 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (19.23%) SCCM
9 9 (17.31%) Service Management
10 8 (15.38%) SLA
10 8 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (15.38%) DHCP
10 8 (15.38%) DNS
11 7 (13.46%) VPN
11 7 (13.46%) VMware
11 7 (13.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 7 (13.46%) Data Centre
12 6 (11.54%) Publishing
12 6 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 6 (11.54%) Degree
12 6 (11.54%) TCP/IP
12 6 (11.54%) PRINCE2
12 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (9.62%) Cisco
13 5 (9.62%) Adobe

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 5 (9.62%) IBM Notes
2 3 (5.77%) IIS
2 3 (5.77%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) MS Office
2 4 (7.69%) Acrobat
3 1 (1.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) DHCP
1 8 (15.38%) DNS
2 7 (13.46%) VPN
3 6 (11.54%) TCP/IP
4 4 (7.69%) Internet
5 3 (5.77%) ADSL
5 3 (5.77%) CTI
5 3 (5.77%) Firewall
5 3 (5.77%) FTP
5 3 (5.77%) ISDN
5 3 (5.77%) MPLS
5 3 (5.77%) MRTG
5 3 (5.77%) PBX
5 3 (5.77%) VLAN
5 3 (5.77%) VSAT
5 3 (5.77%) WAN
6 1 (1.92%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.92%) Network Security
6 1 (1.92%) SAN
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) JIRA
General
1 6 (11.54%) Publishing
2 4 (7.69%) Back Office
3 3 (5.77%) Billing
3 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (30.77%) Service Manager
2 15 (28.85%) Analyst
3 7 (13.46%) Service Analyst
3 7 (13.46%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (13.46%) Support Analyst
3 7 (13.46%) Support Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Services Manager
5 5 (9.62%) Support Technician
6 4 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Administrator
6 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Rollout Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) CMDB
2 7 (13.46%) Data Centre
3 5 (9.62%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.77%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.92%) Economics
5 1 (1.92%) iPad
5 1 (1.92%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 30 (57.69%) Windows
2 21 (40.38%) Windows 7
3 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (9.62%) Windows XP
4 3 (5.77%) Linux
5 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.92%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) Problem Management
2 17 (32.69%) Change Management
3 13 (25.00%) Project Management
3 13 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 10 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (19.23%) Incident Management
4 10 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (17.31%) Service Management
6 6 (11.54%) PRINCE2
7 5 (9.62%) Release Management
8 4 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (7.69%) Change Control
8 4 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (7.69%) Patch Management
9 3 (5.77%) Configuration Management
9 3 (5.77%) ITIL V3
9 3 (5.77%) Process Management
9 3 (5.77%) Scrum
9 3 (5.77%) Software Distribution
10 2 (3.85%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
1 1 (1.92%) Perl
1 1 (1.92%) Python
1 1 (1.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (13.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 6 (11.54%) Degree
3 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.92%) LPIC
6 1 (1.92%) MCP
6 1 (1.92%) MCSE
6 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.38%) SLA
2 6 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (5.77%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.92%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.92%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (36.54%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.62%) Hyper-V
2 5 (9.62%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (19.23%) SCCM
2 5 (9.62%) NetBackup
3 4 (7.69%) DameWare
4 2 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.92%) Ansible
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.92%) Hyperic
5 1 (1.92%) Nagios
5 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (32.69%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.46%) VMware
3 5 (9.62%) Adobe
3 5 (9.62%) Cisco
3 5 (9.62%) Lotus
3 5 (9.62%) NetApp
3 5 (9.62%) PeopleSoft
3 5 (9.62%) ServiceNow
4 4 (7.69%) Remedy
5 3 (5.77%) CheckPoint
5 3 (5.77%) SolarWinds
6 2 (3.85%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.92%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.92%) Apple
7 1 (1.92%) Avaya
7 1 (1.92%) Kaspersky
7 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.92%) Sophos