The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for ITIL V3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL V3 over the 3 months to 24 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.

ITIL Version 3
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 61 70
Rank change year-on-year 0 +9  
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 11 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.75% 0.68% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% 0.84% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 1
Median daily rate £525 £310 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +69.35% +106.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £388 £325
% change year-on-year +7.09% +19.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £20.49
% change year-on-year -38.18% +34.24%  

ITIL V3 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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 516 474 612
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 82.30% 80.07% 80.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 348 411
Median daily rate £475 £415 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.45% +3.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £525 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 27
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

ITIL V3
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire citing ITIL V3 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL V3 in Oxfordshire

ITIL V3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ITIL V3 in Oxfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL V3 in Oxfordshire

ITIL V3
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL V3 in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL V3 in Oxfordshire

ITIL V3
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL V3 within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kidlington - 6 £506 - 1
Oxford - 6 £525 -
Bicester - 2 - -
ITIL V3
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for ITIL V3.

1 14 (100.00%) ITIL
2 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (57.14%) Migration
4 7 (50.00%) PMI
4 7 (50.00%) PMP
4 7 (50.00%) PMI Certification
4 7 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 7 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
5 6 (42.86%) MS Visio
6 5 (35.71%) EMC
6 5 (35.71%) VMware
6 5 (35.71%) Change Management
6 5 (35.71%) Driving Licence
7 4 (28.57%) EMC VNX
7 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (28.57%) Office 365
7 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (28.57%) Release Management
7 4 (28.57%) Project Management
7 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (28.57%) Cisco
7 4 (28.57%) CCNA
7 4 (28.57%) Dell
8 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
8 3 (21.43%) PMO
9 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
9 2 (14.29%) SLA

ITIL V3
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 6 (42.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (78.57%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) LDAP
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Support
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Project Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Data Centre Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL Manager
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Project Control Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) PMI
2 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 5 (35.71%) Driving Licence
4 4 (28.57%) EMC VNX
5 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Solaris
3 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) ITIL
2 8 (57.14%) Migration
3 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 7 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 5 (35.71%) Change Management
5 4 (28.57%) Project Management
5 4 (28.57%) Release Management
6 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
7 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
8 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
8 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (7.14%) Operations Management
8 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
8 1 (7.14%) Security Patching
8 1 (7.14%) Server Building
8 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
8 1 (7.14%) Swim Lanes
8 1 (7.14%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 7 (50.00%) PMP
2 4 (28.57%) CCNA
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.14%) RHCE
3 1 (7.14%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) PMO
2 2 (14.29%) SLA
3 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (7.14%) Nagios
1 1 (7.14%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) EMC
1 5 (35.71%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) Dell
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) Sun
3 1 (7.14%) Veritas