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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 20 7 11
Rank change year-on-year -13 +4  
Contract jobs citing ITIL 20 35 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 7.17% 14.77% 10.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.17% 17.95% 12.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 29 32
Median daily rate £150 £225 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% -41.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £130 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £411 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Median hourly rate - £115.00 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +922.22%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £14.85
% change year-on-year -11.11% +21.21%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 218 195 321
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 78.14% 82.28% 86.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 155 234
Median daily rate £475 £410 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.85% -3.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £140 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 11
Median hourly rate £55.00 £35.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.14% +47.36%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

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 3 months to 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL in Oxford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in Oxford

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
2 15 (39.47%) ITIL Certification
3 13 (34.21%) Windows
4 12 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (26.32%) Migration
6 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (21.05%) Office 365
6 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (21.05%) Windows 10
7 7 (18.42%) vSphere
7 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (18.42%) Incident Management
8 6 (15.79%) Degree
8 6 (15.79%) Remedy ITSM
8 6 (15.79%) Remedy
8 6 (15.79%) BMC
8 6 (15.79%) Linux
8 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
8 6 (15.79%) Windows 7
8 6 (15.79%) Skype for Business
8 6 (15.79%) Skype
8 6 (15.79%) Service Design
9 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 5 (13.16%) Change Control
9 5 (13.16%) NetApp
9 5 (13.16%) Change Management
9 5 (13.16%) Project Management
9 5 (13.16%) Release Management
9 5 (13.16%) SCCM
9 5 (13.16%) Data Migration

ITIL
Top Related 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 6 (15.79%) Skype for Business
2 3 (7.89%) Confluence
3 2 (5.26%) Drupal
4 1 (2.63%) Apache
4 1 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (21.05%) Office 365
3 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (7.89%) IaaS
4 3 (7.89%) OneDrive
4 3 (7.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) Skype
2 4 (10.53%) DNS
3 3 (7.89%) DHCP
4 2 (5.26%) WAN
5 1 (2.63%) BGP
5 1 (2.63%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.63%) Firewall
5 1 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.63%) LAN
5 1 (2.63%) Network Security
5 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.63%) VoIP
5 1 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.26%) Big Data
3 1 (2.63%) DB2
3 1 (2.63%) MariaDB
3 1 (2.63%) MySQL
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) JIRA
2 1 (2.63%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Back Office
3 2 (5.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Analyst
2 10 (26.32%) Support Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Desktop Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Desktop Support
3 6 (15.79%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) IT Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) IT Support
4 4 (10.53%) IT Support Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) IT Trainer
4 4 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Desktop Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Desktop Support
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Support Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Trainer
5 3 (7.89%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Citrix Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) ICT Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) Web Services
2 1 (2.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) BYOD
1 3 (7.89%) PMI
2 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.26%) Semantic Web
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) CMDB
3 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (34.21%) Windows
2 8 (21.05%) Windows 10
2 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (15.79%) Linux
3 6 (15.79%) Windows 7
4 3 (7.89%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Migration
2 7 (18.42%) Incident Management
3 6 (15.79%) Service Design
4 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.16%) Change Control
4 5 (13.16%) Change Management
4 5 (13.16%) Data Migration
4 5 (13.16%) Data Protection
4 5 (13.16%) Project Management
4 5 (13.16%) Release Management
5 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
5 4 (10.53%) Waterfall
6 3 (7.89%) Application Rationalisation
6 3 (7.89%) Application Virtualisation
6 3 (7.89%) BPR
6 3 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (7.89%) Matrix Organization
6 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
6 3 (7.89%) Test Automation
6 3 (7.89%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.63%) C
2 1 (2.63%) C++
2 1 (2.63%) Java
2 1 (2.63%) Perl
2 1 (2.63%) Python
2 1 (2.63%) Ruby
2 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (39.47%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (15.79%) Degree
3 4 (10.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
4 3 (7.89%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (7.89%) MCP
4 3 (7.89%) PMI Certification
4 3 (7.89%) PMP
5 2 (5.26%) ISEB
5 2 (5.26%) ISTQB
5 2 (5.26%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) PMO
2 3 (7.89%) Data Quality
3 2 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) vSphere
2 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
3 3 (7.89%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (7.89%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.89%) XenApp
3 3 (7.89%) XenDesktop
4 2 (5.26%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (2.63%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 5 (13.16%) SCCM
2 4 (10.53%) SCOM
3 3 (7.89%) AppDNA
3 3 (7.89%) EdgeSight
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (2.63%) Nagios
4 1 (2.63%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.79%) BMC
2 6 (15.79%) Remedy
3 5 (13.16%) NetApp
3 5 (13.16%) VMware
4 3 (7.89%) Citrix
5 2 (5.26%) Juniper
5 2 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.63%) Brocade
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle
6 1 (2.63%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.63%) Talend
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