The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for ITIL Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 43 43
Rank change year-on-year -1 0  
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.92% 0.34% 0.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.67% 2.00% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £475 £125 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +280.00% -64.28%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year +8.10% +5.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £21.25 £23.75
% change year-on-year -38.82% -10.52%  

ITIL Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford.

Academic & Professional Certification
Oxford
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 45 50 51
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 13.85% 17.18% 15.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 46 36
Median daily rate £450 £363 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.13% -19.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £305 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.77 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £29.75 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.24% +23.34%  

ITIL Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford citing ITIL Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Certification in Oxford

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ITIL Certification in Oxford.

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL Certification in Oxford

ITIL Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification in Oxford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL Certification in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification 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 Oxford region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) BMC
2 6 (50.00%) Remedy
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 6 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (41.67%) Release Management
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) Change Control
4 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 3 (25.00%) MCP
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 2 (16.67%) Change Management
5 2 (16.67%) Banking
5 2 (16.67%) Publishing
5 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
5 2 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
6 1 (8.33%) LDAP
6 1 (8.33%) SLA

ITIL Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LDAP
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Analyst
2 9 (75.00%) Support Analyst
3 6 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 6 (50.00%) Desktop Support
3 6 (50.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 4 (33.33%) IT Analyst
4 4 (33.33%) IT Support
4 4 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
4 4 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (33.33%) Senior Desktop Analyst
4 4 (33.33%) Senior Desktop Support
4 4 (33.33%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
4 4 (33.33%) Senior Support Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Service Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Administrator
6 1 (8.33%) IT Administrator
6 1 (8.33%) IT Systems Administrator
6 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Support
6 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 5 (41.67%) Change Control
3 5 (41.67%) Release Management
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
1 3 (25.00%) MCP
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) BMC
1 6 (50.00%) Remedy
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft