Period
to 5 April 2020

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 5 April 2020 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
5 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 36 35 50
Rank change year-on-year -1 +15 -21
Contract jobs citing ITIL 18 39 67
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.65% 4.86% 5.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.76% 5.73% 6.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 30 51
Median daily rate £200 £163 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -62.86% +32.08%
10th Percentile £144 £150 £175
90th Percentile £454 £489 £575
South East median daily rate £400 £390 £413
% change year-on-year +2.56% -5.45% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £13.99 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -9.74% -11.07%
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £14.62
% change year-on-year -5.56% +23.10% -2.52%

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 378 681 1,109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 76.67% 84.81% 87.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 514 829
Median daily rate £425 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.56% +4.05%
10th Percentile £200 £233 £277
90th Percentile £603 £588 £613
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 21
Median hourly rate £47.50 £23.75 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -26.92% +71.05%
10th Percentile £14.45 £16.63 £15.25
90th Percentile £50.55 £50.50 £57.50
Median hourly rate £23.63 £24.91 £22.50
% change year-on-year -5.16% +10.71% -

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in Oxfordshire

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing ITIL in Oxfordshire.

Daily rate trend for ITIL in Oxfordshire

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing ITIL in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 5 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for ITIL in Oxfordshire

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing ITIL in Oxfordshire.

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 6 months to 5 April 2020. 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 +4 7 £209 +37.34% 4
Kidlington +7 5 £200 -51.52%
Witney - 1 - -
ITIL
South East

For the 6 months to 5 April 2020, 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 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 7 (38.89%) Office 365
4 6 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
6 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
6 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (22.22%) Public Sector
6 4 (22.22%) Project Management
7 3 (16.67%) Change Management
7 3 (16.67%) SLA
7 3 (16.67%) Project Delivery
7 3 (16.67%) ITIL V2
8 2 (11.11%) Data Governance
8 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (11.11%) ITIL V3
8 2 (11.11%) Azure
8 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
8 2 (11.11%) G Suite
8 2 (11.11%) Coaching
8 2 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
8 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
8 2 (11.11%) CRM
8 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
8 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
8 2 (11.11%) VMware

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 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Office 365
2 2 (11.11%) Azure
2 2 (11.11%) G Suite
3 1 (5.56%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.56%) VLAN
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
1 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (5.56%) Wireless
General
1 4 (22.22%) Public Sector
2 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Service Desk Support
3 4 (22.22%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Support Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) IT Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) IT Support
4 3 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (11.11%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Service Manager
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) COM
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Life Science
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
4 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Project Management
2 3 (16.67%) Change Management
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL V2
2 3 (16.67%) Project Delivery
3 2 (11.11%) Coaching
3 2 (11.11%) CRM
3 2 (11.11%) Data Governance
3 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL V3
3 2 (11.11%) Migration
3 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.56%) B2B
4 1 (5.56%) BPR
4 1 (5.56%) Information Management
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) DBS Check
1 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) GMP
2 1 (5.56%) GxP
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix
3 1 (5.56%) Google
3 1 (5.56%) Sophos
3 1 (5.56%) Veeam
3 1 (5.56%) Veritas