The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 35 28 27
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 28 47 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.76% 6.18% 4.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.01% 7.86% 6.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 29 7
Median daily rate £310 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £98 £130 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £455 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 3
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.35 £8.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.86% +57.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.67 £15.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
+37.76% -5.00%
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
466 598 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 79.25% 78.58% 71.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 407 233
Median daily rate £420 £403 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £508 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 28 22
Median hourly rate £16.00 £13.35 £15.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.85% -14.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.28 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -5 13 £263 +75.00% 5
Kidlington -5 2 - - 1
ITIL
South East

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 43 (54.43%) Windows
2 29 (36.71%) Microsoft
3 27 (34.18%) Change Management
3 27 (34.18%) Windows 7
4 24 (30.38%) Active Directory
5 22 (27.85%) Problem Management
6 19 (24.05%) Service Delivery
6 19 (24.05%) Project Management
7 18 (22.78%) Service Management
8 16 (20.25%) Incident Management
9 15 (18.99%) SLA
10 14 (17.72%) ITIL Certification
10 14 (17.72%) PRINCE2
10 14 (17.72%) CMDB
11 13 (16.46%) SCCM
12 12 (15.19%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (13.92%) Disaster Recovery
13 11 (13.92%) VMware
13 11 (13.92%) VPN
13 11 (13.92%) ITIL V3
14 10 (12.66%) DNS
14 10 (12.66%) TCP/IP
15 9 (11.39%) Internet
15 9 (11.39%) Lotus
15 9 (11.39%) DHCP
15 9 (11.39%) Windows XP
15 9 (11.39%) IBM Notes
15 9 (11.39%) PeopleSoft
16 8 (10.13%) Acrobat
16 8 (10.13%) Adobe

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (11.39%) IBM Notes
2 6 (7.59%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.80%) IIS
4 2 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (10.13%) Acrobat
2 7 (8.86%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (1.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.92%) VPN
2 10 (12.66%) DNS
2 10 (12.66%) TCP/IP
3 9 (11.39%) DHCP
3 9 (11.39%) Internet
4 6 (7.59%) Firewall
5 3 (3.80%) ADSL
5 3 (3.80%) CTI
5 3 (3.80%) FTP
5 3 (3.80%) ISDN
5 3 (3.80%) MPLS
5 3 (3.80%) MRTG
5 3 (3.80%) PBX
5 3 (3.80%) VLAN
5 3 (3.80%) VSAT
5 3 (3.80%) WAN
6 2 (2.53%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.27%) HTTP
7 1 (1.27%) Network Security
7 1 (1.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.27%) Power BI
1 1 (1.27%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.33%) JIRA
General
1 6 (7.59%) Publishing
2 4 (5.06%) Back Office
3 3 (3.80%) Billing
3 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.27%) Finance
4 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (29.11%) Service Manager
2 22 (27.85%) Analyst
3 14 (17.72%) Service Analyst
3 14 (17.72%) Service Desk Analyst
4 12 (15.19%) Support Engineer
5 11 (13.92%) Service Desk Support
6 10 (12.66%) Support Analyst
7 9 (11.39%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 9 (11.39%) 2nd Line Support
7 9 (11.39%) Service Desk Support Analyst
8 8 (10.13%) ITIL Manager
9 7 (8.86%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 7 (8.86%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (8.86%) IT Support
9 7 (8.86%) ITIL Service Manager
10 6 (7.59%) Help Desk Analyst
10 6 (7.59%) Services Delivery Manager
10 6 (7.59%) Support Technician
11 5 (6.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 5 (6.33%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.27%) Ajax
1 1 (1.27%) CSS
1 1 (1.27%) HTML
1 1 (1.27%) Web Services
1 1 (1.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.72%) CMDB
2 8 (10.13%) Data Centre
3 7 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.59%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.80%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.27%) CESG
6 1 (1.27%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.27%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.27%) iPad
6 1 (1.27%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 43 (54.43%) Windows
2 27 (34.18%) Windows 7
3 9 (11.39%) Windows XP
4 7 (8.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (7.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (5.06%) Windows 2000
6 4 (5.06%) Windows 8
6 4 (5.06%) Windows Server
7 3 (3.80%) Linux
8 2 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.53%) Unix
8 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (34.18%) Change Management
2 22 (27.85%) Problem Management
3 19 (24.05%) Project Management
3 19 (24.05%) Service Delivery
4 18 (22.78%) Service Management
5 16 (20.25%) Incident Management
6 14 (17.72%) PRINCE2
7 12 (15.19%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (13.92%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (13.92%) ITIL V3
9 6 (7.59%) Scrum
10 5 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (6.33%) E-Commerce
10 5 (6.33%) Release Management
10 5 (6.33%) Supplier Management
11 4 (5.06%) Change Control
11 4 (5.06%) Configuration Management
11 4 (5.06%) Patch Management
12 3 (3.80%) Migration
12 3 (3.80%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.53%) Perl
1 2 (2.53%) SQL
2 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.27%) C
2 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.27%) Python
2 1 (1.27%) Ruby
2 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (17.72%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (10.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 7 (8.86%) Degree
3 7 (8.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.06%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (5.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.53%) MCSE
5 2 (2.53%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.53%) PMP
6 1 (1.27%) CISM
6 1 (1.27%) CISSP
6 1 (1.27%) MCP
6 1 (1.27%) RHCE
6 1 (1.27%) RHCSA
6 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (18.99%) SLA
2 6 (7.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.80%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.27%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.27%) ISO27002
4 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 24 (30.38%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.13%) Hyper-V
2 8 (10.13%) VMware ESX
3 3 (3.80%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.53%) vSphere
5 1 (1.27%) Firmware
5 1 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.27%) vCloud
5 1 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (16.46%) SCCM
2 8 (10.13%) DameWare
3 6 (7.59%) NetBackup
4 4 (5.06%) BMC Marimba
5 2 (2.53%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.27%) Ansible
6 1 (1.27%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.27%) Hyperic
6 1 (1.27%) Nagios
6 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (36.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.92%) VMware
3 9 (11.39%) Lotus
3 9 (11.39%) PeopleSoft
4 8 (10.13%) Adobe
5 7 (8.86%) NetApp
6 6 (7.59%) Cisco
6 6 (7.59%) Remedy
6 6 (7.59%) ServiceNow
7 4 (5.06%) BMC
7 4 (5.06%) SolarWinds
8 3 (3.80%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.53%) Avaya
9 2 (2.53%) Citrix
9 2 (2.53%) Dell
9 2 (2.53%) HP
9 2 (2.53%) Intel Security
9 2 (2.53%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.27%) AppSense
10 1 (1.27%) Sophos