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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 41 60 45
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -15
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 17 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.17% 0.47% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.08% 2.24% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 0
Average daily rate £126 £443 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-71.46% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £67.50 - £71.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £14.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -20.00%
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
130 134 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 24.25% 20.81% 18.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 97 39
Average daily rate £325 £416 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.92% +11.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £253 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £549 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 13
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £13.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +49.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £15.40 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.50 £27.50 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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
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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +15 16 £126 -71.46%
ITIL Certification
South East

ITIL Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 22 (100.00%) ITIL
2 15 (68.18%) Incident Management
2 15 (68.18%) Change Control
3 14 (63.64%) Release Management
4 12 (54.55%) Windows
5 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
6 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
6 9 (40.91%) Adobe
6 9 (40.91%) Windows XP
6 9 (40.91%) IBM Notes
6 9 (40.91%) PeopleSoft
6 9 (40.91%) Lotus
6 9 (40.91%) Acrobat
6 9 (40.91%) Internet
6 9 (40.91%) DameWare
7 8 (36.36%) Service Delivery
7 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
7 8 (36.36%) VPN
8 7 (31.82%) Software Distribution
9 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
9 5 (22.73%) BMC
9 5 (22.73%) Remedy
9 5 (22.73%) Remedy ITSM
10 4 (18.18%) Change Management
10 4 (18.18%) SLA
10 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Management
11 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
12 2 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
12 2 (9.09%) Project Management
12 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 9 (40.91%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) Internet
2 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 8 (36.36%) VPN
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
1 9 (40.91%) Service Analyst
1 9 (40.91%) Service Desk Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Technical Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Technical Services Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) ITIL Manager
3 4 (18.18%) ITIL Service Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Service Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support
5 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Rollout Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Windows XP
3 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) ITIL
2 15 (68.18%) Change Control
2 15 (68.18%) Incident Management
3 14 (63.64%) Release Management
4 8 (36.36%) Service Delivery
5 7 (31.82%) Software Distribution
6 4 (18.18%) Change Management
6 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
8 2 (9.09%) Project Management
9 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (4.55%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 1 (4.55%) CRM
9 1 (4.55%) ERP
9 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
9 1 (4.55%) Resource Management
9 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
9 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) SLA
2 2 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (40.91%) DameWare
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Adobe
1 9 (40.91%) Lotus
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
1 9 (40.91%) PeopleSoft
2 5 (22.73%) BMC
2 5 (22.73%) Remedy
3 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow