The first table below looks at the demand for ITIL Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Oxfordshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 44 38 51
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 7 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.28% 3.04% 0.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.64% 11.20% 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 2
Average daily rate £325 £450 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% -7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.66% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £71.75 £71.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.05% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £19.00 £15.93
% change year-on-year
-17.10% +19.30%
Qualifications Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
81 125 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.86% 27.17% 16.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 69 35
Average daily rate £363 £303 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.83% -5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £265 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £355
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 23
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £23.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -36.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.40 £17.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.70 £23.78 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-28.00% -
ITIL Certification
South East

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Oxfordshire region.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

ITIL Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Oxfordshire region.

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

ITIL Certification
Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

ITIL Certification
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +5 4 £325 -25.71%
Thame - - - -
Abingdon - - - -
Banbury - - - -
ITIL Certification
South East

ITIL Certification
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification.

1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
3 4 (50.00%) Project Planning
3 4 (50.00%) CMDB
3 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) BC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing ITIL Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Configuration Manager
2 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (12.50%) Junior Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Junior
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
3 4 (50.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) BC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft