Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 23 October 2018 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)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 33 42
Rank change year-on-year -11 +9 -5
Contract jobs citing ITIL 52 80 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 4.23% 6.60% 5.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.81% 7.74% 6.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 65 52
Oxfordshire median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +10.73%
10th Percentile £156 £250 £116
90th Percentile £525 £504 £475
South East median daily rate £383 £385 £371
% change year-on-year -0.65% +3.77% +2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 8
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.00 £13.81 £15.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.14% -8.73% +10.60%
10th Percentile £15.30 £10.71 £12.68
90th Percentile £92.16 £15.66 £17.73
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £17.26
% change year-on-year +9.68% -10.17% +1.50%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,080 1,033 1,093
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 87.88% 85.23% 87.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 791 813 787
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £296 £250
90th Percentile £600 £588 £538
South East median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 20 36
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £22.93 £22.75 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.79% +28.17% -19.32%
10th Percentile £13.75 £11.92 £13.65
90th Percentile £49.50 £77.50 £45.88
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +22.73% -2.22% -4.26%

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Oxfordshire

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in Oxfordshire

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in Oxfordshire

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL in Oxfordshire

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ITIL in Oxfordshire

ITIL
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 within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -8 27 £465 +6.29% 2
Kidlington -8 7 £500 +17.65% 1
Banbury - 5 £280 - 1
Henley-on-Thames - 5 £250 -
Abingdon -13 1 - - 1
Bicester - 1 £163 -
ITIL
South East

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 23 (44.23%) Windows
2 19 (36.54%) Active Directory
2 19 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (34.62%) Microsoft
4 17 (32.69%) ITIL V3
5 15 (28.85%) Service Management
6 14 (26.92%) ITSM
7 13 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (25.00%) PMO
8 12 (23.08%) Workflow
8 12 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
9 11 (21.15%) CMDB
9 11 (21.15%) User Stories
9 11 (21.15%) SCCM
10 10 (19.23%) Configuration Management
10 10 (19.23%) MS Visio
11 9 (17.31%) Service Delivery
11 9 (17.31%) Taxonomies
11 9 (17.31%) Amazon AWS
12 8 (15.38%) iPhone
12 8 (15.38%) Windows Server
12 8 (15.38%) Apple
13 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (13.46%) PRINCE2
13 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Excel
13 7 (13.46%) Programme Management
13 7 (13.46%) Finance
13 7 (13.46%) Migration
14 6 (11.54%) VoIP
15 5 (9.62%) Dependency Management

ITIL
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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (19.23%) MS Visio
3 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (9.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.92%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.92%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.31%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.62%) Office 365
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.92%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) VoIP
2 5 (9.62%) LAN
2 5 (9.62%) WAN
3 4 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (7.69%) DNS
3 4 (7.69%) SMS
4 3 (5.77%) DHCP
5 1 (1.92%) Network Security
5 1 (1.92%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MSI
General
1 7 (13.46%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Banking
3 4 (7.69%) Front Office
4 3 (5.77%) German Language
4 3 (5.77%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.77%) Publishing
5 2 (3.85%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 17 (32.69%) Analyst
2 11 (21.15%) Desktop Support
3 9 (17.31%) Process Analyst
4 8 (15.38%) Service Analyst
4 8 (15.38%) Service Manager
4 8 (15.38%) Transition Manager
5 7 (13.46%) Support Engineer
5 7 (13.46%) Technical Analyst
6 6 (11.54%) Service Transition Manager
7 5 (9.62%) IT Analyst
7 5 (9.62%) IT Support
7 5 (9.62%) Support Analyst
8 4 (7.69%) IT Manager
8 4 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
8 4 (7.69%) Project Manager
8 4 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (5.77%) Deskside Support
9 3 (5.77%) Desktop Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) ITIL Manager
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) CMDB
2 9 (17.31%) Taxonomies
3 8 (15.38%) iPhone
4 4 (7.69%) Data Centre
5 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.77%) iPad
5 3 (5.77%) Smartphone
5 3 (5.77%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.85%) Driving Licence
6 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.92%) Clustering
7 1 (1.92%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 23 (44.23%) Windows
2 8 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 4 (7.69%) Android
3 4 (7.69%) Windows 10
3 4 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 3 (5.77%) Mac OS X
4 3 (5.77%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.85%) Linux
5 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (32.69%) ITIL V3
3 15 (28.85%) Service Management
4 14 (26.92%) ITSM
5 13 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (23.08%) Workflow
7 11 (21.15%) User Stories
8 10 (19.23%) Configuration Management
9 9 (17.31%) Service Delivery
10 7 (13.46%) Migration
10 7 (13.46%) PRINCE2
10 7 (13.46%) Programme Management
11 5 (9.62%) Asset Management
11 5 (9.62%) Change Management
11 5 (9.62%) Dependency Management
12 4 (7.69%) Project Management
13 3 (5.77%) Coaching
13 3 (5.77%) Data Protection
13 3 (5.77%) Logistics
13 3 (5.77%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.85%) SQL
2 1 (1.92%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (9.62%) MCITP
3 3 (5.77%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (3.85%) Degree
4 2 (3.85%) MCSE
4 2 (3.85%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (25.00%) PMO
2 5 (9.62%) SLA
3 2 (3.85%) QA
4 1 (1.92%) GDPR
System Software
1 19 (36.54%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.77%) BitLocker
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.85%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (21.15%) SCCM
2 5 (9.62%) AirWatch
3 2 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.92%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.38%) Apple
3 4 (7.69%) Cisco
4 3 (5.77%) Adobe
4 3 (5.77%) HP
4 3 (5.77%) VMware
5 2 (3.85%) Citrix
5 2 (3.85%) Splunk
6 1 (1.92%) Freshdesk
6 1 (1.92%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.92%) IBM
6 1 (1.92%) Ivanti
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle
6 1 (1.92%) SAP
6 1 (1.92%) Sony
6 1 (1.92%) Symantec