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 6 March 2015 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 53 41 37
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 10 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.53% 1.41% 1.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.49% 7.59% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 1
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£423 £331 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.54% -30.26%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £71.75 £71.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-22.85% +6.06%
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
182 79 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 27.91% 18.50% 16.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 46 34
Average daily rate £405 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £315 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £515 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 9
Average hourly rate £26.25 £13.35 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.62% -24.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £10.65 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £23.00 £34.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -33.33%

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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -10 8 £436 +34.23%
ITIL Certification
South East

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 16 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (43.75%) Service Delivery
3 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (18.75%) Service Management
4 3 (18.75%) MS Office
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
4 3 (18.75%) Degree
5 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 2 (12.50%) Data Architecture
5 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 2 (12.50%) WAN
5 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 2 (12.50%) LAN
5 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 2 (12.50%) Business Objects
5 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
6 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
6 1 (6.25%) Migration
6 1 (6.25%) SQL
6 1 (6.25%) Windows
6 1 (6.25%) VoIP
6 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
6 1 (6.25%) Remedy
6 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) VCP4
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) Release Management

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (18.75%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
1 2 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (6.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Data Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Service Management Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Management Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Change and Release Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Incident & Problem Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Functional Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Incident Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Release Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Service Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Change Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Coordinator
5 1 (6.25%) Services Delivery Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) ITIL
2 7 (43.75%) Service Delivery
3 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (18.75%) Service Management
5 2 (12.50%) Data Architecture
5 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
6 1 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
6 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
6 1 (6.25%) Release Management
6 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Migration
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) VCP4
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Business Objects
3 1 (6.25%) Remedy