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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 30 21 22
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Contract jobs citing ITIL 37 28 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.05% 7.09% 5.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.27% 10.26% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 10
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£383 £325 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.69% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £301 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 2
Average hourly rate £19.50 £10.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% -36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £10.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £73.00 £10.50 £20.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -12.85%
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
590 273 340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 80.60% 69.11% 71.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 147 204
Average daily rate £450 £370 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 13 20
Average hourly rate £19.50 £33.75 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.22% +73.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £39.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 -26 16 £390 +21.87% 5
Banbury - 2 £350 - 1
Henley-on-Thames - - - -
Witney - - - -
Abingdon - - - -
ITIL
South East

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 21 (26.92%) Service Management
2 20 (25.64%) ITIL Certification
3 19 (24.36%) Microsoft
3 19 (24.36%) Windows
4 15 (19.23%) PRINCE2
4 15 (19.23%) VoIP
5 13 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (16.67%) Project Management
6 12 (15.38%) MS Office
6 12 (15.38%) Service Delivery
7 11 (14.10%) Finance
8 10 (12.82%) Active Directory
9 9 (11.54%) Cisco
9 9 (11.54%) WAN
9 9 (11.54%) LAN
9 9 (11.54%) Windows 7
10 8 (10.26%) Project Planning
10 8 (10.26%) MS Excel
11 7 (8.97%) VMware
11 7 (8.97%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (6.41%) SQL
12 5 (6.41%) Migration
12 5 (6.41%) Capacity Planning
13 4 (5.13%) Dynamics AX
13 4 (5.13%) Degree
13 4 (5.13%) ITSM
13 4 (5.13%) NHS
13 4 (5.13%) Dell
13 4 (5.13%) SLA
13 4 (5.13%) CCNA

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.28%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.28%) GroupWise
2 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.28%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (15.38%) MS Office
2 8 (10.26%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (19.23%) VoIP
2 9 (11.54%) WAN
2 9 (11.54%) LAN
3 3 (3.85%) SAN
3 3 (3.85%) Firewall
3 3 (3.85%) Wireless
3 3 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (3.85%) Unified Communications
4 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.56%) VPN
4 2 (2.56%) DNS
5 1 (1.28%) MPLS
5 1 (1.28%) ISDN
5 1 (1.28%) DHCP
5 1 (1.28%) NAS
5 1 (1.28%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.28%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) JIRA
General
1 11 (14.10%) Finance
2 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.56%) Electronics
2 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.56%) Retail
2 2 (2.56%) Marketing
3 1 (1.28%) Publishing
3 1 (1.28%) Military
Job Titles
1 24 (30.77%) Analyst
2 14 (17.95%) Service Manager
3 12 (15.38%) Service Analyst
4 9 (11.54%) Service Desk Analyst
5 8 (10.26%) Project Manager
6 7 (8.97%) Infrastructure Manager
7 6 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
7 6 (7.69%) Coordinator
7 6 (7.69%) Support Analyst
7 6 (7.69%) Services Delivery Manager
8 5 (6.41%) Team Leader
8 5 (6.41%) Support Engineer
8 5 (6.41%) Transition Manager
8 5 (6.41%) Service Transition Manager
9 4 (5.13%) IT Support
9 4 (5.13%) Project Coordinator
9 4 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (3.85%) Release Manager
10 3 (3.85%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 3 (3.85%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.28%) .NET
1 1 (1.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.13%) NHS
2 3 (3.85%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.56%) DTV
3 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.28%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (24.36%) Windows
2 9 (11.54%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.85%) Windows XP
4 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.28%) CentOS
5 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.28%) Linux
5 1 (1.28%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.28%) NetWare
5 1 (1.28%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.28%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.28%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.28%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (26.92%) Service Management
2 15 (19.23%) PRINCE2
3 13 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (16.67%) Project Management
4 12 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 8 (10.26%) Project Planning
6 7 (8.97%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (6.41%) Migration
7 5 (6.41%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (5.13%) ITSM
9 3 (3.85%) Risk Management
9 3 (3.85%) Business Continuity
9 3 (3.85%) Supplier Management
9 3 (3.85%) Business Development
9 3 (3.85%) Performance Management
10 2 (2.56%) System Testing
10 2 (2.56%) Transition Management
10 2 (2.56%) Business Analysis
10 2 (2.56%) Release Management
10 2 (2.56%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.41%) SQL
2 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.28%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (25.64%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (5.13%) Degree
2 4 (5.13%) CCNA
2 4 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.56%) ISEB
4 1 (1.28%) MCSE
4 1 (1.28%) CCIE
4 1 (1.28%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.28%) MOS
4 1 (1.28%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) SLA
2 2 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.28%) TickIT
System Software
1 10 (12.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.28%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.28%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) SCCM
1 1 (1.28%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (1.28%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 19 (24.36%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.54%) Cisco
3 7 (8.97%) VMware
4 4 (5.13%) Dell
5 3 (3.85%) SAP
5 3 (3.85%) Apple
6 2 (2.56%) HP
6 2 (2.56%) Oracle
7 1 (1.28%) Citrix
7 1 (1.28%) Novell
7 1 (1.28%) Cognos
7 1 (1.28%) IBM
7 1 (1.28%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.28%) Remedy
7 1 (1.28%) BT
7 1 (1.28%) DataFlux
7 1 (1.28%) Kaspersky
7 1 (1.28%) Kaseya
Oxfordshire
Ashdown IT
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £430.00 - £530.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 23 days ago