Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for ITIL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL over the 6 months to 18 November 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.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 41 29
Rank change year-on-year +6 -12 -5
Contract jobs citing ITIL 53 46 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 7.21% 6.40% 6.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.26% 7.31% 8.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 37 41
Oxford median daily rate £450 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% +11.11% -16.00%
10th Percentile £250 £104 £130
90th Percentile £525 £475 £375
Oxfordshire median daily rate £438 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +9.38% +14.29% -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Oxford median hourly rate - £14.00 £128.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -89.11% +1411.76%
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £14.75
% change year-on-year -4.62% +10.17% +10.49%

ITIL is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 642 629 562
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 87.35% 87.48% 82.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 552 484 463
Oxford median daily rate £450 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +4.23%
10th Percentile £320 £188 £228
90th Percentile £588 £538 £512
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 23
Oxford median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.50% -55.56% +221.43%
10th Percentile £14.30 £13.59 £12.10
90th Percentile £77.50 £47.60 £55.60
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +15.00% -11.11% +52.54%

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings citing ITIL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Oxford

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in Oxford

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Oxford over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in Oxford

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 Oxford region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 24 (45.28%) Change Management
2 23 (43.40%) Windows
3 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (33.96%) Microsoft
5 16 (30.19%) Problem Management
6 15 (28.30%) DNS
6 15 (28.30%) Amazon AWS
7 14 (26.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (26.42%) Project Management
8 13 (24.53%) Configuration Management
8 13 (24.53%) Active Directory
8 13 (24.53%) VMware
9 12 (22.64%) DHCP
9 12 (22.64%) PRINCE2
10 11 (20.75%) PMP
10 11 (20.75%) PMI Certification
10 11 (20.75%) SLA
10 11 (20.75%) Hyper-V
11 10 (18.87%) VMware ESXi
11 10 (18.87%) Incident Management
11 10 (18.87%) Degree
11 10 (18.87%) Migration
11 10 (18.87%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (16.98%) JIRA
12 9 (16.98%) Matrix Management
12 9 (16.98%) Test Management
12 9 (16.98%) Salesforce.com
12 9 (16.98%) Regression Testing
12 9 (16.98%) Open Source
12 9 (16.98%) SaaS

ITIL
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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (16.98%) Confluence
2 1 (1.89%) Apache
2 1 (1.89%) CMS
2 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (28.30%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (16.98%) SaaS
3 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (9.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (28.30%) DNS
2 12 (22.64%) DHCP
3 5 (9.43%) Firewall
3 5 (9.43%) Network Security
3 5 (9.43%) TCP/IP
4 4 (7.55%) BGP
4 4 (7.55%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (7.55%) Kerberos
4 4 (7.55%) LDAP
4 4 (7.55%) VPN
4 4 (7.55%) WAN
5 3 (5.66%) LAN
5 3 (5.66%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (3.77%) MPLS
6 2 (3.77%) SAN
7 1 (1.89%) EIGRP
7 1 (1.89%) OSPF
7 1 (1.89%) PBX
7 1 (1.89%) VoIP
7 1 (1.89%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (16.98%) JIRA
General
1 4 (7.55%) Publishing
2 1 (1.89%) Back Office
2 1 (1.89%) Banking
2 1 (1.89%) Billing
2 1 (1.89%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (22.64%) Project Manager
2 11 (20.75%) ITIL Manager
3 7 (13.21%) Test Manager
4 6 (11.32%) Network Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Operations Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Security Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Service Manager
5 5 (9.43%) Analyst
5 5 (9.43%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Agile Project Manager
6 4 (7.55%) Data Centre Manager
6 4 (7.55%) ITIL Service Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Data Centre Project Manager
7 3 (5.66%) ITIL Project Manager
7 3 (5.66%) Operations Project Manager
7 3 (5.66%) SCCM Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Test Leader
7 3 (5.66%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.21%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Data Centre
2 7 (13.21%) PMI
3 5 (9.43%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.66%) Clustering
4 3 (5.66%) Replication
5 2 (3.77%) CMDB
5 2 (3.77%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.89%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 23 (43.40%) Windows
2 14 (26.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (11.32%) Windows 7
4 6 (11.32%) Windows Server
5 5 (9.43%) Linux
6 3 (5.66%) Unix
6 3 (5.66%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (45.28%) Change Management
2 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (30.19%) Problem Management
4 14 (26.42%) Project Management
5 13 (24.53%) Configuration Management
6 12 (22.64%) PRINCE2
7 10 (18.87%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (18.87%) Incident Management
7 10 (18.87%) Migration
8 9 (16.98%) Matrix Management
8 9 (16.98%) Open Source
8 9 (16.98%) Regression Testing
8 9 (16.98%) Test Automation
8 9 (16.98%) Test Management
8 9 (16.98%) Test Strategy
9 8 (15.09%) ITIL V3
10 7 (13.21%) Matrix Organization
10 7 (13.21%) Waterfall
11 6 (11.32%) Service Design
11 6 (11.32%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.55%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.89%) C
2 1 (1.89%) C++
2 1 (1.89%) Java
2 1 (1.89%) Perl
2 1 (1.89%) Python
2 1 (1.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (20.75%) PMI Certification
1 11 (20.75%) PMP
2 10 (18.87%) Degree
3 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (13.21%) ISEB
4 7 (13.21%) ISTQB
5 5 (9.43%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (3.77%) Master's Degree
7 1 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.75%) SLA
2 4 (7.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (5.66%) PMO
4 2 (3.77%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 13 (24.53%) Active Directory
2 11 (20.75%) Hyper-V
3 10 (18.87%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (3.77%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (3.77%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.89%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 8 (15.09%) NetBackup
1 8 (15.09%) SCOM
2 6 (11.32%) SCCM
3 4 (7.55%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (7.55%) Nagios
4 1 (1.89%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 18 (33.96%) Microsoft
2 13 (24.53%) VMware
3 9 (16.98%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (15.09%) NetApp
5 5 (9.43%) McAfee
5 5 (9.43%) SolarWinds
6 4 (7.55%) Cisco
7 3 (5.66%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.77%) Juniper
8 2 (3.77%) Palo Alto
9 1 (1.89%) Avaya
9 1 (1.89%) Qualys
9 1 (1.89%) ServiceNow