The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills 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 over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 20 30 20
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Contract jobs citing ITIL 55 18 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 7.48% 3.69% 8.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.87% 5.39% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 5 19
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£263 £450 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.66% +16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £244 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £459 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £346 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.53% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 3
Average hourly rate £13.35 £11.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.36% -21.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
ITIL
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
557 334 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 75.78% 68.44% 73.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 216 220
Average daily rate £413 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 18 12
Average hourly rate £25.00 £14.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.41% +26.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £11.00 £10.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

ITIL
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 within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 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 +8 25 £230 -29.23% 2
Kidlington - 12 £425 - 1
Burford - 2 £130 -
Abingdon -2 1 £270 - 2
ITIL
South East

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing ITIL 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.

1 45 (36.29%) Windows
2 40 (32.26%) Microsoft
3 36 (29.03%) Service Management
4 29 (23.39%) Service Delivery
5 25 (20.16%) VMware
5 25 (20.16%) SQL
6 22 (17.74%) MS Office
7 19 (15.32%) IIS
8 18 (14.52%) Windows 7
9 17 (13.71%) PRINCE2
10 16 (12.90%) Active Directory
10 16 (12.90%) ITIL Certification
10 16 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
11 15 (12.10%) PowerShell
11 15 (12.10%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (12.10%) Windows XP
11 15 (12.10%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (10.48%) Change Management
13 12 (9.68%) Problem Management
14 11 (8.87%) MS Excel
14 11 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (8.06%) SDLC
15 10 (8.06%) Degree
15 10 (8.06%) Oracle
15 10 (8.06%) WAN
15 10 (8.06%) Project Management
15 10 (8.06%) Publishing
16 9 (7.26%) LAN
17 8 (6.45%) Security Cleared
18 7 (5.65%) Finance

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing ITIL 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (15.32%) IIS
2 5 (4.03%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.42%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.42%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.81%) GroupWise
4 1 (0.81%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.81%) Lync
Applications
1 22 (17.74%) MS Office
2 11 (8.87%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.42%) Adobe Campaign
1 3 (2.42%) WebTrends
1 3 (2.42%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.61%) Magento
2 2 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 16 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.65%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.42%) Google Analytics
3 3 (2.42%) Adobe Analytics
3 3 (2.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.06%) WAN
2 9 (7.26%) LAN
3 6 (4.84%) Firewall
4 5 (4.03%) SAN
5 4 (3.23%) DNS
5 4 (3.23%) VoIP
5 4 (3.23%) DHCP
5 4 (3.23%) Wireless
6 3 (2.42%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (2.42%) VPN
6 3 (2.42%) Network Security
6 3 (2.42%) iSCSI
6 3 (2.42%) Unified Communications
7 2 (1.61%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.81%) Internet
8 1 (0.81%) SSL
8 1 (0.81%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.42%) Oracle Database
1 3 (2.42%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (2.42%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (2.42%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (1.61%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.81%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (4.84%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 10 (8.06%) Publishing
2 7 (5.65%) Finance
2 7 (5.65%) Marketing
3 1 (0.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (34.68%) Analyst
2 30 (24.19%) Support Analyst
3 26 (20.97%) Service Manager
4 16 (12.90%) 3rd Line Support
4 16 (12.90%) Service Analyst
5 15 (12.10%) Service Desk Analyst
6 13 (10.48%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 12 (9.68%) Systems Engineer
8 11 (8.87%) Systems Support
8 11 (8.87%) Systems Analyst
8 11 (8.87%) Systems Support Analyst
9 10 (8.06%) Project Manager
10 9 (7.26%) Services Delivery Manager
10 9 (7.26%) Delivery Manager
11 8 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
11 8 (6.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 8 (6.45%) Support Engineer
11 8 (6.45%) Consultant
12 7 (5.65%) Applications Support
13 6 (4.84%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.42%) ASP.NET
1 3 (2.42%) XML
1 3 (2.42%) .NET
1 3 (2.42%) HTML
1 3 (2.42%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.03%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.03%) NHS
3 3 (2.42%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.61%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.81%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 45 (36.29%) Windows
2 18 (14.52%) Windows 7
3 15 (12.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (12.10%) Windows XP
3 15 (12.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.61%) Linux
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.81%) NetWare
5 1 (0.81%) AIX
5 1 (0.81%) CentOS
5 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (29.03%) Service Management
2 29 (23.39%) Service Delivery
3 17 (13.71%) PRINCE2
4 13 (10.48%) Change Management
5 12 (9.68%) Problem Management
6 10 (8.06%) SDLC
6 10 (8.06%) Project Management
7 6 (4.84%) System Testing
7 6 (4.84%) Configuration Management
8 5 (4.03%) ITIL V3
8 5 (4.03%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (4.03%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (3.23%) Operations Management
9 4 (3.23%) Data Architecture
9 4 (3.23%) Resource Management
9 4 (3.23%) Matrix Management
9 4 (3.23%) E-Commerce
9 4 (3.23%) Migration
10 3 (2.42%) Campaign Management
10 3 (2.42%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (20.16%) SQL
2 15 (12.10%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.42%) VBScript
3 3 (2.42%) VB.NET
3 3 (2.42%) Java
3 3 (2.42%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.42%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (12.90%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (8.06%) Degree
3 8 (6.45%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.42%) CCNP
4 3 (2.42%) CCNA
4 3 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.61%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.61%) ISEB
5 2 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.65%) SLA
2 3 (2.42%) QA
3 2 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.81%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (12.90%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.84%) Hyper-V
3 5 (4.03%) VMware ESX
4 4 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.42%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (4.84%) Nagios
1 6 (4.84%) Icinga
2 1 (0.81%) Puppet
Vendors
1 40 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 25 (20.16%) VMware
3 10 (8.06%) Oracle
4 6 (4.84%) Cisco
4 6 (4.84%) Citrix
5 5 (4.03%) Business Objects
6 4 (3.23%) Kaspersky
6 4 (3.23%) Dell
6 4 (3.23%) ServiceNow
7 3 (2.42%) Tableau
7 3 (2.42%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.42%) Adobe
7 3 (2.42%) NetApp
7 3 (2.42%) Siebel
7 3 (2.42%) Aprimo
7 3 (2.42%) Eloqua
7 3 (2.42%) Google
8 2 (1.61%) ATG
8 2 (1.61%) Remedy
9 1 (0.81%) Novell
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