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 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 29 12 9
Rank change year-on-year -17 -3  
Contract jobs citing ITIL 34 51 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 6.14% 10.26% 10.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.76% 13.08% 12.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 40 55
Median daily rate £150 £231 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.13% -33.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £130 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 13
Median hourly rate £14.50 £64.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -77.51% +222.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £14.71
% change year-on-year -8.57% +18.96%  

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 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 438 390 573
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 79.06% 78.47% 84.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 306 370
Median daily rate £450 £400 £412
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -2.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 36
Median hourly rate £55.00 £17.50 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +214.28% -32.03%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in Oxfordshire

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 3 months to 24 March 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
Oxford -14 20 £150 -33.33% 6
Kidlington -1 3 £145 - 3
Abingdon - 2 £280 -
Bicester - 2 - -
Banbury - 1 - -
Thame - 1 £313 - 1
ITIL
South East

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 31 (49.21%) Microsoft
2 28 (44.44%) Windows
3 17 (26.98%) ITIL Certification
4 16 (25.40%) Windows 7
5 15 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (20.63%) Office 365
7 12 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (19.05%) Active Directory
7 12 (19.05%) MS Office
8 11 (17.46%) Windows 10
9 10 (15.87%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (15.87%) Migration
10 9 (14.29%) VMware
10 9 (14.29%) Linux
10 9 (14.29%) Degree
10 9 (14.29%) vSphere
11 8 (12.70%) Skype for Business
11 8 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (12.70%) Skype
11 8 (12.70%) Incident Management
11 8 (12.70%) SCCM
12 7 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
12 7 (11.11%) Remedy
12 7 (11.11%) BMC
12 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (11.11%) MS Excel
12 7 (11.11%) DNS
12 7 (11.11%) Finance
12 7 (11.11%) Service Management

ITIL
Top Related 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 8 (12.70%) Skype for Business
2 3 (4.76%) Confluence
3 2 (3.17%) Drupal
4 1 (1.59%) Apache
4 1 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (19.05%) MS Office
2 7 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.59%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 15 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (20.63%) Office 365
3 10 (15.87%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (6.35%) OneDrive
5 3 (4.76%) IaaS
5 3 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.70%) Skype
2 7 (11.11%) DNS
3 4 (6.35%) DHCP
4 3 (4.76%) Firewall
4 3 (4.76%) Network Security
4 3 (4.76%) VoIP
4 3 (4.76%) VPN
5 2 (3.17%) Internet
5 2 (3.17%) LAN
5 2 (3.17%) WAN
6 1 (1.59%) BGP
6 1 (1.59%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.59%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.59%) OpenScape
6 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.59%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.35%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.17%) Big Data
4 1 (1.59%) DB2
4 1 (1.59%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.59%) MySQL
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.76%) JIRA
2 1 (1.59%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 7 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Back Office
3 2 (3.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (42.86%) Analyst
2 20 (31.75%) Support Analyst
3 11 (17.46%) IT Support
4 10 (15.87%) IT Analyst
4 10 (15.87%) IT Support Analyst
5 9 (14.29%) Desktop Support
6 7 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
6 7 (11.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 7 (11.11%) Service Analyst
6 7 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (9.52%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (9.52%) 1st Line Support
7 6 (9.52%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 6 (9.52%) Service Desk Support
7 6 (9.52%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 6 (9.52%) Support Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) Project Manager
8 5 (7.94%) Support Technician
9 4 (6.35%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (6.35%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.94%) Web Services
2 1 (1.59%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.35%) BYOD
2 4 (6.35%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.76%) Driving Licence
3 3 (4.76%) PMI
4 2 (3.17%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.17%) EMC VNX
4 2 (3.17%) Semantic Web
4 2 (3.17%) User Experience
5 1 (1.59%) Biotechnology
5 1 (1.59%) Clustering
5 1 (1.59%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 28 (44.44%) Windows
2 16 (25.40%) Windows 7
3 12 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (17.46%) Windows 10
5 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (14.29%) Linux
7 7 (11.11%) Windows Server
8 6 (9.52%) Windows XP
9 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (3.17%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.59%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.87%) Migration
2 8 (12.70%) Incident Management
3 7 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (11.11%) Service Design
3 7 (11.11%) Service Management
4 6 (9.52%) Change Control
4 6 (9.52%) Change Management
4 6 (9.52%) Release Management
5 5 (7.94%) Data Migration
5 5 (7.94%) Data Protection
5 5 (7.94%) ITIL V3
5 5 (7.94%) PRINCE2
5 5 (7.94%) Project Management
6 4 (6.35%) Business Analysis
6 4 (6.35%) Compatibility Testing
6 4 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (6.35%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (6.35%) Problem Management
6 4 (6.35%) Service Delivery
6 4 (6.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.35%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.59%) C
2 1 (1.59%) C++
2 1 (1.59%) Java
2 1 (1.59%) Perl
2 1 (1.59%) Python
2 1 (1.59%) Ruby
2 1 (1.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (26.98%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (14.29%) Degree
3 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (7.94%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (7.94%) MCP
5 4 (6.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
6 3 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (4.76%) CCNA
6 3 (4.76%) CCNP
6 3 (4.76%) ISEB
6 3 (4.76%) MCSE
6 3 (4.76%) PMI Certification
6 3 (4.76%) PMP
7 2 (3.17%) CCIE
7 2 (3.17%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.59%) CCDP
8 1 (1.59%) MCDST
8 1 (1.59%) RHCE
8 1 (1.59%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) PMO
1 4 (6.35%) SLA
2 3 (4.76%) Data Quality
3 2 (3.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 9 (14.29%) vSphere
3 5 (7.94%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (7.94%) XenApp
4 4 (6.35%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (6.35%) XenDesktop
5 3 (4.76%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.59%) Varnish
6 1 (1.59%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (12.70%) SCCM
2 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 5 (7.94%) SCOM
4 4 (6.35%) AppDNA
4 4 (6.35%) EdgeSight
5 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.59%) Nagios
5 1 (1.59%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.59%) Sysprep
5 1 (1.59%) WSUS
5 1 (1.59%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 31 (49.21%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.29%) VMware
3 7 (11.11%) BMC
3 7 (11.11%) Remedy
4 5 (7.94%) Cisco
4 5 (7.94%) Citrix
4 5 (7.94%) NetApp
5 3 (4.76%) Avaya
6 2 (3.17%) Dell
6 2 (3.17%) EMC
6 2 (3.17%) Juniper
6 2 (3.17%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (3.17%) SolarWinds
6 2 (3.17%) Sophos
7 1 (1.59%) Brocade
7 1 (1.59%) Meraki
7 1 (1.59%) Northgate
7 1 (1.59%) Symantec
7 1 (1.59%) Talend
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