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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 10 18 16
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Contract jobs citing ITIL 69 28 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 10.65% 6.29% 8.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.27% 9.15% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 14 13
Average daily rate
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£383 £319 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -20.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £225 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £368 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 5
Average hourly rate £25.00 £13.50 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.18% -16.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £13.11 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £83.40 £69.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £15.50 £17.94
% change year-on-year
+1.45% -13.60%
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
520 306 315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 80.25% 68.76% 73.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 164 167
Average daily rate £413 £338 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -12.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 24 22
Average hourly rate £25.00 £33.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.92% +92.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.98 £13.35 £10.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £39.30 £56.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 3 March 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Histogram 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 3 March 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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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 +4 35 £390 +24.80% 2
Abingdon - 1 £375 - 3
Banbury - - - - 1
Henley-on-Thames - - - -
ITIL
South East

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 31 (29.52%) Microsoft
2 30 (28.57%) Windows
3 26 (24.76%) Service Delivery
4 23 (21.90%) Service Management
5 19 (18.10%) VMware
5 19 (18.10%) PRINCE2
5 19 (18.10%) SQL
5 19 (18.10%) Active Directory
6 18 (17.14%) ITIL Certification
7 16 (15.24%) MS Office
8 14 (13.33%) WAN
9 13 (12.38%) LAN
9 13 (12.38%) MS Excel
9 13 (12.38%) IIS
9 13 (12.38%) Finance
10 12 (11.43%) VoIP
11 11 (10.48%) Project Management
12 10 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (9.52%) PowerShell
12 10 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
12 10 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (9.52%) Cisco
13 9 (8.57%) Windows 7
14 7 (6.67%) VCP4
14 7 (6.67%) Project Planning
15 6 (5.71%) Degree
15 6 (5.71%) Change Management
15 6 (5.71%) Publishing
15 6 (5.71%) Firewall

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 13 (12.38%) IIS
2 5 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.95%) GroupWise
3 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.95%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 16 (15.24%) MS Office
2 13 (12.38%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.81%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.86%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (1.90%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.90%) Magento
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.33%) WAN
2 13 (12.38%) LAN
3 12 (11.43%) VoIP
4 6 (5.71%) Firewall
5 5 (4.76%) Wireless
5 5 (4.76%) DHCP
5 5 (4.76%) DNS
5 5 (4.76%) SAN
5 5 (4.76%) Unified Communications
6 4 (3.81%) VPN
7 3 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (2.86%) Network Security
7 3 (2.86%) iSCSI
7 3 (2.86%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (1.90%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.95%) ISDN
9 1 (0.95%) Internet
9 1 (0.95%) NAS
9 1 (0.95%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.95%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.95%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.95%) JIRA
General
1 13 (12.38%) Finance
2 6 (5.71%) Publishing
3 4 (3.81%) Marketing
4 2 (1.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (31.43%) Analyst
2 22 (20.95%) Service Manager
3 19 (18.10%) Support Analyst
4 13 (12.38%) 3rd Line Support
5 12 (11.43%) Project Manager
6 11 (10.48%) Services Delivery Manager
6 11 (10.48%) Delivery Manager
7 10 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 9 (8.57%) Service Analyst
8 9 (8.57%) Consultant
9 8 (7.62%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (7.62%) Systems Analyst
9 8 (7.62%) Systems Support
9 8 (7.62%) Service Desk Analyst
9 8 (7.62%) Systems Support Analyst
10 7 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
10 7 (6.67%) Team Leader
10 7 (6.67%) Support Engineer
11 6 (5.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 6 (5.71%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.95%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.81%) NHS
2 3 (2.86%) Blackberry
3 2 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.95%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 30 (28.57%) Windows
2 10 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (8.57%) Windows 7
4 4 (3.81%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.90%) Linux
6 1 (0.95%) NetWare
6 1 (0.95%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.95%) AIX
6 1 (0.95%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.95%) CentOS
6 1 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (24.76%) Service Delivery
2 23 (21.90%) Service Management
3 19 (18.10%) PRINCE2
4 11 (10.48%) Project Management
5 10 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (6.67%) Project Planning
7 6 (5.71%) Change Management
8 5 (4.76%) E-Commerce
9 4 (3.81%) Logistics
9 4 (3.81%) Matrix Management
9 4 (3.81%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (3.81%) Data Architecture
9 4 (3.81%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (2.86%) ITIL V3
10 3 (2.86%) System Testing
10 3 (2.86%) Performance Management
10 3 (2.86%) Supplier Management
10 3 (2.86%) Business Development
10 3 (2.86%) Problem Management
10 3 (2.86%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 19 (18.10%) SQL
2 10 (9.52%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.95%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (17.14%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (6.67%) VCP4
3 6 (5.71%) Degree
4 5 (4.76%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.76%) CCNA
4 5 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (2.86%) CCNP
7 2 (1.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (1.90%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.95%) MOS
8 1 (0.95%) MCITP
8 1 (0.95%) MCSE
8 1 (0.95%) ISEB
8 1 (0.95%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.76%) SLA
2 2 (1.90%) QA
2 2 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 19 (18.10%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.86%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.90%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.95%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.90%) Nagios
1 2 (1.90%) Icinga
2 1 (0.95%) SCCM
2 1 (0.95%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.95%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 31 (29.52%) Microsoft
2 19 (18.10%) VMware
3 10 (9.52%) Cisco
4 6 (5.71%) Citrix
5 5 (4.76%) Oracle
6 4 (3.81%) Dell
6 4 (3.81%) Kaspersky
7 3 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.86%) Siebel
7 3 (2.86%) NetApp
8 2 (1.90%) Apple
8 2 (1.90%) SAP
8 2 (1.90%) HP
8 2 (1.90%) ATG
9 1 (0.95%) Remedy
9 1 (0.95%) BT
9 1 (0.95%) Kaseya
9 1 (0.95%) DataFlux
9 1 (0.95%) IBM
9 1 (0.95%) Cognos
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
The One Group
Rate: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day + Please quote a daily rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £20 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day + Please quote a daily rate
Posted: 20 days ago