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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 55 42 47
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 5 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.79% 0.49% 1.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.17% 2.53% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£423 - £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £12.00 £71.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -83.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £17.50 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-18.57% -19.54%
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
120 79 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 18.93% 19.32% 13.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 38 28
Average daily rate £415 £375 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -18.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £314 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £574 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 6
Average hourly rate £20.00 £12.50 £19.23
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -34.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £10.65 £12.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £23.00 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%

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 30 January 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 -14 2 £423 -
Abingdon - - - -
ITIL Certification
South East

ITIL Certification
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 15 (100.00%) ITIL
2 8 (53.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (40.00%) VoIP
4 5 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Migration
5 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
6 3 (20.00%) Project Management
6 3 (20.00%) Service Management
7 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
8 1 (6.67%) Web Development
8 1 (6.67%) Release Management
8 1 (6.67%) System Testing
8 1 (6.67%) Budget Control
8 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
8 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
8 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
8 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
8 1 (6.67%) MCSE
8 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
8 1 (6.67%) CCNA
8 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (6.67%) Remedy

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) VoIP
2 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Service Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Service Transition Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Service Transition Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Change and Release Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Service Design Manager
4 1 (6.67%) PMO Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Planning Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Change Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Functional Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Transition Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Release Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Coordinator
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) ITIL
2 8 (53.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Migration
4 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (20.00%) Service Management
6 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
7 1 (6.67%) Web Development
7 1 (6.67%) Release Management
7 1 (6.67%) System Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Budget Control
7 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
7 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
7 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) CCNA
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Remedy