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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 35 16 24
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +8
Contract jobs citing ITIL 26 50 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.59% 9.69% 6.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.49% 11.88% 7.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 36 21
Median daily rate £363 £139 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+161.26% -64.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £115 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £413 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 8
Median hourly rate £20.00 £67.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.37% +246.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.43 £14.00 £8.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.43 £131.20 £73.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +11.47%

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
474 421 539
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 83.75% 81.59% 83.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 338 333
Median daily rate £475 £420 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.09% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £165 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 29
Median hourly rate £17.43 £67.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.17% +237.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.60 £13.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.19 £137.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 -14 17 £538 +290.90% 4
Kidlington -5 4 £179 - 1
Banbury +3 1 - - 2
Bicester - 1 £363 -
Abingdon - 1 - - 3
ITIL
South East

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 39 (53.42%) Windows
2 33 (45.21%) Microsoft
3 20 (27.40%) Active Directory
3 20 (27.40%) Windows 7
4 19 (26.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (26.03%) Office 365
5 18 (24.66%) DNS
5 18 (24.66%) ITIL Certification
6 17 (23.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (21.92%) SCCM
7 16 (21.92%) MS Excel
8 15 (20.55%) DHCP
8 15 (20.55%) Hyper-V
9 14 (19.18%) Windows Server
10 13 (17.81%) SCOM
10 13 (17.81%) Problem Management
10 13 (17.81%) Service Management
11 12 (16.44%) Microsoft App-V
11 12 (16.44%) MS Office
11 12 (16.44%) Amazon AWS
12 11 (15.07%) PowerShell
12 11 (15.07%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (15.07%) Service Delivery
12 11 (15.07%) BYOD
12 11 (15.07%) Windows 10
13 10 (13.70%) Data Centre
13 10 (13.70%) Service Design
13 10 (13.70%) Virtual Desktop
13 10 (13.70%) Linux
13 10 (13.70%) Degree

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 (12.33%) Skype for Business
2 3 (4.11%) Apache
3 2 (2.74%) Drupal
3 2 (2.74%) nginx
3 2 (2.74%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.37%) CMS
4 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.37%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.37%) SAS
4 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (21.92%) MS Excel
2 12 (16.44%) MS Office
3 2 (2.74%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.37%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Northgate Housing
1 1 (1.37%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 19 (26.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 19 (26.03%) Office 365
2 12 (16.44%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.48%) IaaS
4 3 (4.11%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 18 (24.66%) DNS
2 15 (20.55%) DHCP
3 9 (12.33%) Kerberos
3 9 (12.33%) LDAP
4 8 (10.96%) Skype
5 5 (6.85%) Internet
6 3 (4.11%) VPN
7 2 (2.74%) Firewall
7 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.74%) VoIP
8 1 (1.37%) LAN
8 1 (1.37%) NAS
8 1 (1.37%) Network Security
8 1 (1.37%) OpenScape
8 1 (1.37%) SAN
8 1 (1.37%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.48%) Amazon RDS
1 4 (5.48%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.11%) MySQL
3 1 (1.37%) DB2
3 1 (1.37%) MariaDB
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 7 (9.59%) Finance
2 3 (4.11%) Back Office
2 3 (4.11%) Publishing
3 1 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (24.66%) Analyst
2 13 (17.81%) Support Analyst
3 9 (12.33%) IT Analyst
3 9 (12.33%) IT Support
3 9 (12.33%) IT Support Analyst
3 9 (12.33%) Service Manager
4 7 (9.59%) Service Analyst
4 7 (9.59%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (9.59%) Service Desk Support
4 7 (9.59%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 6 (8.22%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (8.22%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (8.22%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 6 (8.22%) Designer
5 6 (8.22%) Solutions Designer
5 6 (8.22%) Support Engineer
5 6 (8.22%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Citrix Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (5.48%) IT Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.48%) Web Services
2 2 (2.74%) LAMP
2 2 (2.74%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (1.37%) CSS
3 1 (1.37%) HTML
3 1 (1.37%) Middleware
3 1 (1.37%) XHTML
3 1 (1.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) BYOD
2 10 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (13.70%) Data Centre
3 9 (12.33%) Management Information System
4 7 (9.59%) PKI
5 6 (8.22%) CMDB
5 6 (8.22%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.74%) Clustering
7 1 (1.37%) Biotechnology
7 1 (1.37%) CCTV
7 1 (1.37%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.37%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.37%) Social Media
7 1 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 39 (53.42%) Windows
2 20 (27.40%) Windows 7
3 17 (23.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (19.18%) Windows Server
5 11 (15.07%) Windows 10
5 11 (15.07%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (13.70%) Linux
7 7 (9.59%) Mac OS X
8 6 (8.22%) Windows XP
9 3 (4.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.74%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.37%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.37%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.81%) Problem Management
1 13 (17.81%) Service Management
2 11 (15.07%) Service Delivery
3 10 (13.70%) Mobile Device Management
3 10 (13.70%) Service Design
4 8 (10.96%) Patch Management
4 8 (10.96%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (9.59%) Change Management
5 7 (9.59%) Email Filtering
5 7 (9.59%) Kalman Filter
5 7 (9.59%) Migration
6 6 (8.22%) Project Management
7 5 (6.85%) Data Migration
7 5 (6.85%) Data Protection
7 5 (6.85%) Incident Management
8 4 (5.48%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.48%) Application Virtualisation
8 4 (5.48%) Business Analysis
8 4 (5.48%) Compatibility Testing
9 3 (4.11%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.07%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.74%) Java
2 2 (2.74%) Perl
2 2 (2.74%) PHP
2 2 (2.74%) Python
2 2 (2.74%) Ruby
3 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.37%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (24.66%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (13.70%) Degree
3 8 (10.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (8.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (5.48%) MCP
5 4 (5.48%) MCSE
6 3 (4.11%) CCNP
6 3 (4.11%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.74%) CCIE
8 1 (1.37%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.37%) CCDP
8 1 (1.37%) CCNA
8 1 (1.37%) MCDST
8 1 (1.37%) RHCE
8 1 (1.37%) RHCSA
8 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) Data Quality
1 3 (4.11%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (27.40%) Active Directory
2 15 (20.55%) Hyper-V
3 12 (16.44%) Microsoft App-V
4 10 (13.70%) Virtual Desktop
5 9 (12.33%) vSphere
6 7 (9.59%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (6.85%) XenApp
8 4 (5.48%) XenDesktop
9 3 (4.11%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (2.74%) Postfix
11 1 (1.37%) Varnish
11 1 (1.37%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (1.37%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (21.92%) SCCM
2 13 (17.81%) SCOM
3 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 4 (5.48%) AppDNA
4 4 (5.48%) EdgeSight
5 2 (2.74%) Ansible
5 2 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.74%) Puppet
6 1 (1.37%) BMC Marimba
6 1 (1.37%) DameWare
6 1 (1.37%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (1.37%) Sysprep
6 1 (1.37%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 33 (45.21%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.33%) VMware
3 6 (8.22%) Citrix
3 6 (8.22%) NetApp
4 3 (4.11%) BMC
4 3 (4.11%) Cisco
4 3 (4.11%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.74%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.74%) Symantec
6 1 (1.37%) Adobe
6 1 (1.37%) AppSense
6 1 (1.37%) Forcepoint
6 1 (1.37%) HEAT Software
6 1 (1.37%) HP
6 1 (1.37%) IBM
6 1 (1.37%) Meraki
6 1 (1.37%) Northgate
6 1 (1.37%) Remedy
6 1 (1.37%) Sophos
6 1 (1.37%) Talend
Oxfordshire
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £10 - £20 per hour + depending on experience & negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago