The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 49 45 39
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 10 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.48% 0.70% 1.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 10.20% 3.80% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Average daily rate
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£338 £315 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -25.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+23.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £82.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.88 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+0.84% -7.03%
ITIL Certification
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
98 79 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.48% 18.37% 14.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 34 23
Average daily rate £338 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £150 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 10
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £17.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.61 £11.26 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £50.00 £19.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -25.53%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Histogram 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
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 23 October 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -13 4 £165 -47.61%
Abingdon - 2 - -
Banbury - 2 £338 -
ITIL Certification
South East

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 20 (100.00%) ITIL
2 9 (45.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 8 (40.00%) VoIP
4 7 (35.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (30.00%) Project Management
6 5 (25.00%) Service Management
6 5 (25.00%) Migration
7 4 (20.00%) PRINCE
8 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
9 2 (10.00%) Transition Management
9 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
9 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
10 1 (5.00%) Apple
10 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
10 1 (5.00%) CCNA
10 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
10 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (5.00%) Windows
10 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000
10 1 (5.00%) MCSE
10 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
10 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
10 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
10 1 (5.00%) Web Development
10 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
10 1 (5.00%) MS Office
10 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) VoIP
2 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Service Manager
3 6 (30.00%) Service Transition Manager
3 6 (30.00%) Transition Manager
4 5 (25.00%) Service Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Incident Manager
5 3 (15.00%) Problem Manager
5 3 (15.00%) Incident & Problem Manager
5 3 (15.00%) Service Transition Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) PMO Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Coordinator
6 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Service Design Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Planning Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) ITIL
2 9 (45.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 7 (35.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (30.00%) Project Management
6 5 (25.00%) Service Management
6 5 (25.00%) Migration
7 4 (20.00%) PRINCE
8 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
9 2 (10.00%) Transition Management
9 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
10 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
10 1 (5.00%) Web Development
10 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
10 1 (5.00%) System Testing
10 1 (5.00%) Budget Control
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) CCNA
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Apple
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft