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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 26 13 25
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +12
Contract jobs citing ITIL 48 44 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.72% 8.35% 5.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.44% 11.40% 7.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 15 16
Average daily rate
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£350 £390 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +25.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £224 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £515 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 3
Average hourly rate £14.00 £8.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.70% -29.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.32 £15.77 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -9.88%
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
569 386 349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 79.69% 73.24% 73.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 439 242 230
Average daily rate £412 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.57% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 26 19
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.04 £9.10 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -13 23 £334 -33.25% 3
Kidlington -3 4 - -
Abingdon +3 2 - - 3
ITIL
South East

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 41 (39.42%) Windows
2 35 (33.65%) Microsoft
3 32 (30.77%) Service Management
4 20 (19.23%) MS Office
4 20 (19.23%) Windows 7
5 19 (18.27%) Service Delivery
6 17 (16.35%) VMware
6 17 (16.35%) SQL
6 17 (16.35%) Windows XP
7 16 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (15.38%) Data Centre
8 15 (14.42%) Cisco
8 15 (14.42%) Juniper
9 14 (13.46%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (13.46%) SSL
9 14 (13.46%) CCNA
9 14 (13.46%) WAN
9 14 (13.46%) Firewall
10 13 (12.50%) CCSA
10 13 (12.50%) CCSP
10 13 (12.50%) CCNP
10 13 (12.50%) CheckPoint
10 13 (12.50%) Blue Coat
10 13 (12.50%) ProxySG
10 13 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
10 13 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
10 13 (12.50%) NX-OS
11 12 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (11.54%) Tufin
11 12 (11.54%) F5

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 12 (11.54%) IIS
2 3 (2.88%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (2.88%) Lync
3 2 (1.92%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.96%) Apache
4 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (19.23%) MS Office
2 3 (2.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.88%) WebTrends
1 3 (2.88%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.85%) SaaS
3 3 (2.88%) Adobe Analytics
3 3 (2.88%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.46%) WAN
1 14 (13.46%) SSL
1 14 (13.46%) Firewall
2 13 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
2 13 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 13 (12.50%) NX-OS
3 12 (11.54%) Network Security
3 12 (11.54%) VPN
4 3 (2.88%) SAN
4 3 (2.88%) LAN
5 1 (0.96%) Internet
5 1 (0.96%) Wireless
5 1 (0.96%) DNS
5 1 (0.96%) DHCP
5 1 (0.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.88%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (2.88%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (2.88%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.88%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.96%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 11 (10.58%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.73%) Publishing
3 4 (3.85%) Finance
4 3 (2.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (34.62%) Analyst
2 26 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 19 (18.27%) Service Manager
4 18 (17.31%) Service Analyst
5 17 (16.35%) Service Desk Analyst
6 11 (10.58%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 11 (10.58%) 1st Line Support
7 10 (9.62%) Support Engineer
8 8 (7.69%) Applications Support
8 8 (7.69%) Web Engineer
9 7 (6.73%) Delivery Manager
9 7 (6.73%) Applications Support Analyst
9 7 (6.73%) Server Engineer
9 7 (6.73%) Services Delivery Manager
9 7 (6.73%) Network Engineer
9 7 (6.73%) Applications Engineer
10 6 (5.77%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (5.77%) Consultant
10 6 (5.77%) Data Centre Engineer
11 5 (4.81%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.69%) .NET
2 3 (2.88%) ASP.NET
2 3 (2.88%) XML
2 3 (2.88%) .NET Framework
2 3 (2.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 16 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.85%) NHS
3 3 (2.88%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.92%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.92%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.96%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.96%) Clustering
5 1 (0.96%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 41 (39.42%) Windows
2 20 (19.23%) Windows 7
3 17 (16.35%) Windows XP
4 12 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.92%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.92%) Linux
6 1 (0.96%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.96%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (30.77%) Service Management
2 19 (18.27%) Service Delivery
3 12 (11.54%) Load Balancing
3 12 (11.54%) Problem Management
4 11 (10.58%) Kalman Filter
5 10 (9.62%) Strategic Planning
5 10 (9.62%) Change Management
5 10 (9.62%) Project Management
6 9 (8.65%) PRINCE2
7 8 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
8 6 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (4.81%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (4.81%) Resource Management
10 4 (3.85%) Configuration Management
10 4 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (3.85%) Operations Management
10 4 (3.85%) ITIL V3
10 4 (3.85%) System Testing
10 4 (3.85%) SDLC
11 3 (2.88%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 17 (16.35%) SQL
2 11 (10.58%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.81%) Java
4 3 (2.88%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.88%) VBScript
4 3 (2.88%) VB.NET
4 3 (2.88%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.96%) Python
5 1 (0.96%) Ruby
5 1 (0.96%) Perl
5 1 (0.96%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (13.46%) CCNA
1 14 (13.46%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (12.50%) CCSP
2 13 (12.50%) CCNP
2 13 (12.50%) CCSA
3 12 (11.54%) CCSE
3 12 (11.54%) ITIL Certification
3 12 (11.54%) CCDP
3 12 (11.54%) CISSP
4 7 (6.73%) Degree
5 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.88%) MCITP
6 3 (2.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (2.88%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.92%) A+ Certification
7 2 (1.92%) ISEB
7 2 (1.92%) MCSE
7 2 (1.92%) MCSA
8 1 (0.96%) ACSA
8 1 (0.96%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 11 (10.58%) HIPAA
2 6 (5.77%) SLA
3 2 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.96%) QA
4 1 (0.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (12.50%) ProxySG
2 7 (6.73%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.88%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.88%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.92%) vSphere
5 2 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.96%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.96%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.96%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (4.81%) Nagios
2 4 (3.85%) Icinga
3 3 (2.88%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.92%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (1.92%) Puppet
5 1 (0.96%) Hyperic
5 1 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 35 (33.65%) Microsoft
2 17 (16.35%) VMware
3 15 (14.42%) Juniper
3 15 (14.42%) Cisco
4 13 (12.50%) Blue Coat
4 13 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 12 (11.54%) Nokia
5 12 (11.54%) Fortinet
5 12 (11.54%) TippingPoint
5 12 (11.54%) Tufin
5 12 (11.54%) F5
5 12 (11.54%) McAfee
6 8 (7.69%) Oracle
7 4 (3.85%) ServiceNow
8 3 (2.88%) Tableau
8 3 (2.88%) Eloqua
8 3 (2.88%) Aprimo
8 3 (2.88%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (2.88%) Adobe
8 3 (2.88%) HP
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