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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 34 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +2
Contract jobs citing ITIL 36 36 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.18% 7.47% 6.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.45% 10.91% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 13 17
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £190 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £520 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 3
Average hourly rate £13.35 £8.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.05% -39.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £8.15 £11.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.84 £19.71 £15.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £15.81 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-0.26% -12.15%
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
558 330 363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 80.29% 68.46% 73.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 191 243
Average daily rate £403 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.80% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 25 17
Average hourly rate £22.00 £14.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.85 £8.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £174.25 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

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 4 August 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
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 4 August 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 -16 14 £320 -36.00% 3
Kidlington -3 4 - -
Abingdon +2 2 - - 2
ITIL
South East

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 47 (43.12%) Windows
2 40 (36.70%) Microsoft
3 32 (29.36%) Service Management
4 24 (22.02%) SQL
5 22 (20.18%) MS Office
6 20 (18.35%) VMware
7 19 (17.43%) Windows 7
8 18 (16.51%) IIS
9 17 (15.60%) Windows XP
9 17 (15.60%) Microsoft Azure
9 17 (15.60%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (14.68%) PowerShell
10 16 (14.68%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (14.68%) ITIL Certification
11 15 (13.76%) Service Delivery
11 15 (13.76%) Problem Management
11 15 (13.76%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (11.93%) Change Management
13 12 (11.01%) Active Directory
13 12 (11.01%) WAN
13 12 (11.01%) Data Centre
14 11 (10.09%) Cisco
14 11 (10.09%) Firewall
15 10 (9.17%) SSL
15 10 (9.17%) CCNP
15 10 (9.17%) CCNA
15 10 (9.17%) Cisco Certification
15 10 (9.17%) Juniper
15 10 (9.17%) Oracle
15 10 (9.17%) Cisco Nexus

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 18 (16.51%) IIS
2 3 (2.75%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.75%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (1.83%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.92%) Apache
4 1 (0.92%) Lync
Applications
1 22 (20.18%) MS Office
2 6 (5.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.75%) WebTrends
1 3 (2.75%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (1.83%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.83%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.92%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.92%) Oracle E-Business Tax
Cloud Services
1 17 (15.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.50%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.67%) SaaS
4 3 (2.75%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (2.75%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.01%) WAN
2 11 (10.09%) Firewall
3 10 (9.17%) Cisco Nexus
3 10 (9.17%) SSL
4 9 (8.26%) NX-OS
4 9 (8.26%) Cisco IOS
4 9 (8.26%) Network Security
5 8 (7.34%) VPN
6 5 (4.59%) LAN
7 3 (2.75%) DHCP
7 3 (2.75%) DNS
8 2 (1.83%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.92%) VoIP
9 1 (0.92%) SAN
9 1 (0.92%) Internet
9 1 (0.92%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.59%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (3.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (2.75%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.92%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (5.50%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 7 (6.42%) Telecoms
1 7 (6.42%) Publishing
2 3 (2.75%) Marketing
2 3 (2.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 47 (43.12%) Analyst
2 34 (31.19%) Support Analyst
3 19 (17.43%) Service Analyst
4 18 (16.51%) Service Desk Analyst
5 14 (12.84%) 3rd Line Support
6 11 (10.09%) Service Manager
6 11 (10.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 10 (9.17%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 10 (9.17%) 1st Line Support
7 10 (9.17%) Systems Engineer
8 9 (8.26%) Systems Support
8 9 (8.26%) Systems Analyst
8 9 (8.26%) Systems Support Analyst
9 8 (7.34%) Support Engineer
9 8 (7.34%) Applications Support
10 6 (5.50%) Network Engineer
10 6 (5.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 6 (5.50%) Consultant
10 6 (5.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 6 (5.50%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.67%) .NET
2 3 (2.75%) ASP.NET
2 3 (2.75%) XML
2 3 (2.75%) .NET Framework
2 3 (2.75%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.76%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (11.01%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.50%) NHS
4 3 (2.75%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.83%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.92%) Clustering
6 1 (0.92%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 47 (43.12%) Windows
2 19 (17.43%) Windows 7
3 17 (15.60%) Windows XP
3 17 (15.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (14.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.83%) Linux
5 2 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.92%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.92%) CentOS
6 1 (0.92%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (29.36%) Service Management
2 15 (13.76%) Service Delivery
2 15 (13.76%) Problem Management
3 13 (11.93%) Change Management
4 8 (7.34%) PRINCE2
4 8 (7.34%) Load Balancing
5 7 (6.42%) Project Management
5 7 (6.42%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (5.50%) System Testing
6 6 (5.50%) Configuration Management
6 6 (5.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (5.50%) Strategic Planning
7 5 (4.59%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (3.67%) Knowledge Management
8 4 (3.67%) Resource Management
8 4 (3.67%) Data Architecture
8 4 (3.67%) Operations Management
8 4 (3.67%) SDLC
9 3 (2.75%) Line Management
9 3 (2.75%) Campaign Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (22.02%) SQL
2 16 (14.68%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.59%) Java
4 3 (2.75%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.75%) VBScript
4 3 (2.75%) VB.NET
4 3 (2.75%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.92%) Python
5 1 (0.92%) Ruby
5 1 (0.92%) Perl
5 1 (0.92%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (14.68%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (9.17%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (9.17%) CCNP
2 10 (9.17%) CCNA
3 9 (8.26%) CCSP
3 9 (8.26%) Degree
3 9 (8.26%) CCSA
4 8 (7.34%) CCSE
4 8 (7.34%) CISSP
4 8 (7.34%) CCDP
5 7 (6.42%) Security Cleared
6 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.83%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.83%) MCITP
7 2 (1.83%) ISEB
8 1 (0.92%) MCSE
8 1 (0.92%) MCSA
8 1 (0.92%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.92%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.34%) SLA
2 7 (6.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (6.42%) HIPAA
3 3 (2.75%) QA
4 2 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.92%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (11.01%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.26%) ProxySG
3 6 (5.50%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.59%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.92%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.92%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.92%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 7 (6.42%) Nagios
2 6 (5.50%) Icinga
3 2 (1.83%) Puppet
4 1 (0.92%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 40 (36.70%) Microsoft
2 20 (18.35%) VMware
3 11 (10.09%) Cisco
4 10 (9.17%) Oracle
4 10 (9.17%) Juniper
5 9 (8.26%) Blue Coat
5 9 (8.26%) CheckPoint
6 8 (7.34%) Fortinet
6 8 (7.34%) TippingPoint
6 8 (7.34%) Nokia
6 8 (7.34%) Tufin
6 8 (7.34%) F5
6 8 (7.34%) McAfee
7 4 (3.67%) ServiceNow
8 3 (2.75%) Tableau
8 3 (2.75%) Eloqua
8 3 (2.75%) Adobe
8 3 (2.75%) Aprimo
8 3 (2.75%) Google
9 2 (1.83%) Citrix
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