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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 28 23 35
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Contract jobs citing ITIL 43 42 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.85% 7.24% 4.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.92% 9.05% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 33 16
Median daily rate £325 £293 £205
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +42.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £115 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £420 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £348
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 8
Median hourly rate £17.43 £67.50 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.17% +373.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £14.00 £8.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.05 £132.10 £73.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +13.33%
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
543 464 636
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 86.46% 80.00% 81.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 335 455
Median daily rate £450 £425 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 24 30
Median hourly rate £17.50 £55.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.18% +182.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.93 £15.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £129.40 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +39.80%

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 28 £319 +119.82% 3
Kidlington -5 4 £213 -
Banbury +4 2 £425 - 3
Bicester - 2 £331 -
ITIL
South East

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 37 (50.68%) Windows
2 34 (46.58%) Microsoft
3 21 (28.77%) Active Directory
4 20 (27.40%) DNS
5 19 (26.03%) Microsoft Azure
5 19 (26.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (24.66%) Windows 7
6 18 (24.66%) SCCM
6 18 (24.66%) ITIL Certification
7 17 (23.29%) DHCP
7 17 (23.29%) Hyper-V
8 16 (21.92%) Office 365
8 16 (21.92%) MS Excel
9 15 (20.55%) SCOM
9 15 (20.55%) Problem Management
10 14 (19.18%) Service Management
10 14 (19.18%) Windows Server
11 13 (17.81%) Service Delivery
12 12 (16.44%) Microsoft App-V
12 12 (16.44%) Amazon AWS
13 11 (15.07%) PowerShell
13 11 (15.07%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (15.07%) BYOD
13 11 (15.07%) VMware
13 11 (15.07%) Management Information System
13 11 (15.07%) MS Office
14 10 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (13.70%) Mobile Device Management
14 10 (13.70%) Degree
14 10 (13.70%) Patch Management

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 6 (8.22%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.74%) Apache
2 2 (2.74%) nginx
2 2 (2.74%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.37%) CMS
3 1 (1.37%) Drupal
3 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.37%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.37%) SAS
3 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (21.92%) MS Excel
2 11 (15.07%) 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
2 16 (21.92%) Office 365
3 12 (16.44%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (5.48%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (27.40%) DNS
2 17 (23.29%) DHCP
3 9 (12.33%) Kerberos
3 9 (12.33%) LDAP
4 5 (6.85%) Internet
4 5 (6.85%) Skype
5 2 (2.74%) Firewall
5 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.74%) VoIP
5 2 (2.74%) VPN
6 1 (1.37%) LAN
6 1 (1.37%) NAS
6 1 (1.37%) Network Security
6 1 (1.37%) OpenScape
6 1 (1.37%) SAN
6 1 (1.37%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.48%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (4.11%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.74%) MySQL
4 1 (1.37%) DB2
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (10.96%) Finance
2 3 (4.11%) Back Office
2 3 (4.11%) Publishing
3 1 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (27.40%) Analyst
2 13 (17.81%) Support Analyst
3 9 (12.33%) Service Manager
4 7 (9.59%) IT Analyst
4 7 (9.59%) IT Support
4 7 (9.59%) IT Support Analyst
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
6 5 (6.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) ITIL Manager
6 5 (6.85%) Project Manager
6 5 (6.85%) Windows Engineer
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
1 11 (15.07%) Management Information System
2 10 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (13.70%) Data Centre
3 7 (9.59%) PKI
4 6 (8.22%) Computer Science
5 5 (6.85%) CMDB
6 2 (2.74%) Clustering
7 1 (1.37%) CCTV
7 1 (1.37%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.37%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.37%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 37 (50.68%) Windows
2 19 (26.03%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (24.66%) Windows 7
4 14 (19.18%) Windows Server
5 11 (15.07%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (10.96%) Linux
7 7 (9.59%) Mac OS X
7 7 (9.59%) Windows 10
8 6 (8.22%) Windows XP
9 3 (4.11%) Windows 8
9 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.37%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.55%) Problem Management
2 14 (19.18%) Service Management
3 13 (17.81%) Service Delivery
4 10 (13.70%) Mobile Device Management
4 10 (13.70%) Patch Management
4 10 (13.70%) Service Design
5 9 (12.33%) Change Management
5 9 (12.33%) Project Management
6 8 (10.96%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (9.59%) Email Filtering
7 7 (9.59%) Incident Management
7 7 (9.59%) Kalman Filter
7 7 (9.59%) Migration
8 5 (6.85%) Data Migration
8 5 (6.85%) Data Protection
8 5 (6.85%) PRINCE2
9 4 (5.48%) Application Virtualisation
9 4 (5.48%) Compatibility Testing
9 4 (5.48%) Information Security
9 4 (5.48%) Supplier Management
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 9 (12.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.48%) MCP
4 4 (5.48%) MCSE
5 3 (4.11%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (4.11%) CCNP
5 3 (4.11%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (2.74%) CCIE
7 1 (1.37%) CCDP
7 1 (1.37%) CCNA
7 1 (1.37%) RHCE
7 1 (1.37%) RHCSA
7 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.22%) SLA
2 2 (2.74%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (28.77%) Active Directory
2 17 (23.29%) 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
10 2 (2.74%) VMware ESX
11 1 (1.37%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (1.37%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (24.66%) SCCM
2 15 (20.55%) SCOM
3 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 4 (5.48%) AppDNA
4 4 (5.48%) EdgeSight
5 3 (4.11%) NetBackup
6 2 (2.74%) Ansible
6 2 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.74%) Puppet
7 1 (1.37%) BMC Marimba
7 1 (1.37%) DameWare
7 1 (1.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (1.37%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 34 (46.58%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.07%) VMware
3 8 (10.96%) NetApp
4 6 (8.22%) Citrix
5 3 (4.11%) BMC
5 3 (4.11%) Cisco
6 2 (2.74%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.74%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.74%) Symantec
7 1 (1.37%) Adobe
7 1 (1.37%) AppSense
7 1 (1.37%) CA
7 1 (1.37%) HP
7 1 (1.37%) IBM
7 1 (1.37%) Lotus
7 1 (1.37%) Meraki
7 1 (1.37%) Northgate
7 1 (1.37%) Oracle
7 1 (1.37%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.37%) Remedy