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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 21 11 26
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +15
Contract jobs citing ITIL 43 78 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 7.43% 10.43% 4.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.19% 12.98% 6.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 52 9
Average daily rate £400 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £347 £328
% change year-on-year
+0.72% +5.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 20 6
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.35 £11.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.86% +11.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £16.88
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -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
422 601 370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 72.88% 80.35% 71.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 396 235
Average daily rate £413 £410 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% +24.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 44 19
Average hourly rate £14.00 £25.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% +19.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.40 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

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 30 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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 -5 23 £400 +33.33% 4
Kidlington -6 2 - -
ITIL
South East

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 55 (59.78%) Windows
2 37 (40.22%) Windows 7
3 35 (38.04%) Change Management
4 33 (35.87%) Microsoft
5 28 (30.43%) Active Directory
6 27 (29.35%) Problem Management
7 26 (28.26%) Incident Management
8 23 (25.00%) Project Management
8 23 (25.00%) Service Delivery
9 22 (23.91%) ITIL Certification
10 18 (19.57%) PRINCE2
11 17 (18.48%) Service Management
11 17 (18.48%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (18.48%) CMDB
12 16 (17.39%) VPN
13 15 (16.30%) Windows XP
13 15 (16.30%) IBM Notes
13 15 (16.30%) PeopleSoft
13 15 (16.30%) Adobe
13 15 (16.30%) SLA
13 15 (16.30%) Lotus
13 15 (16.30%) TCP/IP
13 15 (16.30%) Release Management
13 15 (16.30%) Change Control
14 14 (15.22%) Internet
14 14 (15.22%) Acrobat
14 14 (15.22%) DameWare
15 13 (14.13%) SCCM
16 12 (13.04%) VMware
17 11 (11.96%) Disaster Recovery

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 15 (16.30%) IBM Notes
2 3 (3.26%) IIS
3 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (15.22%) Acrobat
2 7 (7.61%) MS Excel
3 6 (6.52%) MS Office
4 1 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (6.52%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.39%) VPN
2 15 (16.30%) TCP/IP
3 14 (15.22%) Internet
4 10 (10.87%) DNS
5 9 (9.78%) DHCP
6 6 (6.52%) Firewall
7 3 (3.26%) ADSL
7 3 (3.26%) CTI
7 3 (3.26%) FTP
7 3 (3.26%) ISDN
7 3 (3.26%) MPLS
7 3 (3.26%) MRTG
7 3 (3.26%) PBX
7 3 (3.26%) VLAN
7 3 (3.26%) VSAT
7 3 (3.26%) WAN
8 2 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (1.09%) HTTP
9 1 (1.09%) Network Security
9 1 (1.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.09%) Power BI
1 1 (1.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.43%) JIRA
General
1 7 (7.61%) Publishing
2 5 (5.43%) Back Office
3 3 (3.26%) Billing
3 3 (3.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.09%) Finance
4 1 (1.09%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (29.35%) Analyst
2 22 (23.91%) Service Manager
3 19 (20.65%) Service Analyst
3 19 (20.65%) Service Desk Analyst
4 13 (14.13%) Support Engineer
5 11 (11.96%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 11 (11.96%) 2nd Line Support
6 10 (10.87%) Service Desk Support
7 9 (9.78%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 9 (9.78%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 9 (9.78%) Support Analyst
7 9 (9.78%) Technical Analyst
8 8 (8.70%) IT Support
8 8 (8.70%) Support Technician
8 8 (8.70%) Technical Services Analyst
9 7 (7.61%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 6 (6.52%) Help Desk Analyst
10 6 (6.52%) IT Analyst
10 6 (6.52%) ITIL Manager
10 6 (6.52%) ITIL Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.09%) Ajax
1 1 (1.09%) CSS
1 1 (1.09%) HTML
1 1 (1.09%) Web Services
1 1 (1.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.48%) CMDB
2 8 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 7 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.43%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.26%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.09%) CESG
6 1 (1.09%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.09%) Economics
6 1 (1.09%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 55 (59.78%) Windows
2 37 (40.22%) Windows 7
3 15 (16.30%) Windows XP
4 7 (7.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (4.35%) Linux
6 4 (4.35%) Windows 2000
6 4 (4.35%) Windows 8
6 4 (4.35%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.17%) Unix
7 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.09%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (38.04%) Change Management
2 27 (29.35%) Problem Management
3 26 (28.26%) Incident Management
4 23 (25.00%) Project Management
4 23 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 18 (19.57%) PRINCE2
6 17 (18.48%) Service Management
6 17 (18.48%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (16.30%) Change Control
7 15 (16.30%) Release Management
8 11 (11.96%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (11.96%) ITIL V3
9 7 (7.61%) Software Distribution
10 6 (6.52%) Scrum
11 5 (5.43%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (5.43%) E-Commerce
11 5 (5.43%) Project Planning
12 4 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (4.35%) Configuration Management
12 4 (4.35%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.17%) C
1 2 (2.17%) Perl
2 1 (1.09%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.09%) Python
2 1 (1.09%) Ruby
2 1 (1.09%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (23.91%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (8.70%) Degree
2 8 (8.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 6 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (5.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (3.26%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.17%) PMI Certification
7 2 (2.17%) PMP
8 1 (1.09%) CISM
8 1 (1.09%) CISSP
8 1 (1.09%) LPIC
8 1 (1.09%) MCSE
8 1 (1.09%) RHCE
8 1 (1.09%) RHCSA
8 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.30%) SLA
2 7 (7.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.26%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (1.09%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.09%) ISO27002
5 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 28 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.70%) Hyper-V
2 8 (8.70%) VMware ESX
3 3 (3.26%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.17%) vSphere
5 1 (1.09%) Firmware
5 1 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.09%) vCloud
5 1 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (15.22%) DameWare
2 13 (14.13%) SCCM
3 6 (6.52%) NetBackup
4 4 (4.35%) BMC Marimba
5 2 (2.17%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.09%) Ansible
6 1 (1.09%) Hyperic
6 1 (1.09%) Nagios
6 1 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (35.87%) Microsoft
2 15 (16.30%) Adobe
2 15 (16.30%) Lotus
2 15 (16.30%) PeopleSoft
3 12 (13.04%) VMware
4 9 (9.78%) BMC
5 7 (7.61%) NetApp
5 7 (7.61%) Remedy
6 6 (6.52%) Cisco
6 6 (6.52%) ServiceNow
7 4 (4.35%) SolarWinds
8 3 (3.26%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.17%) Dell
9 2 (2.17%) HP
9 2 (2.17%) Intel Security
9 2 (2.17%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.09%) Apple
10 1 (1.09%) AppSense
10 1 (1.09%) Citrix
10 1 (1.09%) IBM
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