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 27 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.

IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 36 35
Rank change year-on-year +14 -1  
Contract jobs citing ITIL 50 28 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 8.01% 4.67% 5.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.77% 5.81% 6.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 17 27
Median daily rate £450 £310 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.16% -4.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £98 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £438 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 8
Median hourly rate £15.65 £14.00 £13.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.80% +4.86%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.36 £21.33 £15.50
% change year-on-year -23.32% +37.61%  

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 512 482 606
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 82.05% 80.33% 80.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 387 350 417
Median daily rate £473 £415 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.85% +3.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £525 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 22
Median hourly rate £14.75 £16.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.81% -27.27%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £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
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 27 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 27 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
Oxford +14 30 £450 +71.42% 3
Kidlington +5 10 £438 - 2
Abingdon - 3 £150 - 1
Bicester - 1 - -
ITIL
South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 27 (30.00%) Windows
1 27 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 18 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 18 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (18.89%) Service Delivery
5 16 (17.78%) Release Management
5 16 (17.78%) Data Centre
6 15 (16.67%) Change Management
6 15 (16.67%) Migration
6 15 (16.67%) Project Management
7 14 (15.56%) Configuration Management
7 14 (15.56%) ITIL Certification
7 14 (15.56%) Microsoft Office
7 14 (15.56%) ITIL V3
7 14 (15.56%) Office 365
8 13 (14.44%) Windows 7
8 13 (14.44%) Waterfall
8 13 (14.44%) Degree
8 13 (14.44%) SLA
8 13 (14.44%) Finance
8 13 (14.44%) Service Management
9 12 (13.33%) PMI
9 12 (13.33%) PMI Certification
9 12 (13.33%) JIRA
9 12 (13.33%) Incident Management
9 12 (13.33%) Test Management
9 12 (13.33%) Test Automation
9 12 (13.33%) SaaS
9 12 (13.33%) Confluence

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 12 (13.33%) Confluence
2 2 (2.22%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (15.56%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (7.78%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (15.56%) Office 365
3 12 (13.33%) SaaS
4 8 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (3.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.44%) VPN
2 2 (2.22%) DNS
2 2 (2.22%) LDAP
2 2 (2.22%) Network Security
2 2 (2.22%) Skype
2 2 (2.22%) Unified Communications
2 2 (2.22%) VoIP
2 2 (2.22%) WAN
3 1 (1.11%) BGP
3 1 (1.11%) DHCP
3 1 (1.11%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.11%) Firewall
3 1 (1.11%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.11%) LAN
3 1 (1.11%) SAN
3 1 (1.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.33%) Big Data
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (13.33%) JIRA
General
1 13 (14.44%) Finance
2 10 (11.11%) Publishing
3 2 (2.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (33.33%) Analyst
2 23 (25.56%) Support Analyst
3 16 (17.78%) Desktop Support
3 16 (17.78%) Project Manager
3 16 (17.78%) Service Manager
4 10 (11.11%) IT Support
4 10 (11.11%) ITIL Manager
5 9 (10.00%) IT Analyst
5 9 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 9 (10.00%) Test Manager
6 8 (8.89%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (8.89%) Desktop Analyst
6 8 (8.89%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 7 (7.78%) Delivery Manager
7 7 (7.78%) Services Delivery Manager
7 7 (7.78%) Support Engineer
8 6 (6.67%) Data Centre Manager
8 6 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
8 6 (6.67%) Service Analyst
8 6 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.33%) Web Services
2 1 (1.11%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.78%) Data Centre
2 12 (13.33%) PMI
3 8 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.56%) Driving Licence
5 4 (4.44%) EMC VNX
6 3 (3.33%) CMDB
6 3 (3.33%) Semantic Web
7 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.11%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (30.00%) Windows
2 13 (14.44%) Windows 7
3 5 (5.56%) Windows 10
3 5 (5.56%) Windows XP
4 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.33%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.22%) Linux
6 2 (2.22%) Unix
7 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.11%) Solaris
7 1 (1.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 17 (18.89%) Service Delivery
4 16 (17.78%) Release Management
5 15 (16.67%) Change Management
5 15 (16.67%) Migration
5 15 (16.67%) Project Management
6 14 (15.56%) Configuration Management
6 14 (15.56%) ITIL V3
7 13 (14.44%) Service Management
7 13 (14.44%) Waterfall
8 12 (13.33%) Incident Management
8 12 (13.33%) Test Automation
8 12 (13.33%) Test Management
8 12 (13.33%) Test Strategy
9 11 (12.22%) Open Source
9 11 (12.22%) Regression Testing
10 10 (11.11%) Matrix Management
10 10 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
11 9 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.11%) C
1 1 (1.11%) C++
1 1 (1.11%) Java
1 1 (1.11%) Perl
1 1 (1.11%) Python
1 1 (1.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (15.56%) ITIL Certification
2 13 (14.44%) Degree
3 12 (13.33%) PMI Certification
4 10 (11.11%) ISEB
4 10 (11.11%) PMP
5 9 (10.00%) ISTQB
5 9 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 6 (6.67%) Master's Degree
7 4 (4.44%) CCNA
7 4 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (4.44%) MCP
8 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (3.33%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (1.11%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.11%) RHCE
10 1 (1.11%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.44%) SLA
2 7 (7.78%) PMO
3 2 (2.22%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.22%) ISO 22301
3 2 (2.22%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) Nagios
1 2 (2.22%) SCCM
2 1 (1.11%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.11%) SCOM
2 1 (1.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.11%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (1.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.22%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (7.78%) BMC
3 7 (7.78%) Remedy
4 6 (6.67%) VMware
5 5 (5.56%) EMC
6 4 (4.44%) Cisco
6 4 (4.44%) Dell
7 3 (3.33%) Apple
7 3 (3.33%) Avaya
7 3 (3.33%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.22%) Juniper
8 2 (2.22%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.11%) NetApp
9 1 (1.11%) Oracle
9 1 (1.11%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.11%) Sony
9 1 (1.11%) Sophos
9 1 (1.11%) Sun
9 1 (1.11%) Veritas
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Thames Valley Police
Rate: £42,773 (12 months fixed term) dep on skills & exp plus exc benefits
Posted: 55 minutes ago
Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday