Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 26 31
Rank change year-on-year -5 +5 -6
Contract jobs citing ITIL 76 88 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 5.86% 7.47% 5.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.71% 8.97% 7.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 67 50
Oxfordshire median daily rate £480 £450 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +45.16% -11.43%
10th Percentile £219 £143 £112
90th Percentile £575 £514 £446
South East median daily rate £413 £403 £361
% change year-on-year +2.36% +11.79% -0.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 4
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.24% +3.57% +4.87%
South East median hourly rate £15.57 £14.50 £17.45
% change year-on-year +7.34% -16.91% +0.43%

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 1,133 981 936
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 87.42% 83.28% 80.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 822 728 698
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £275 £250 £213
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 32 24
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £35.00 £19.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +77.22% +16.18% -2.86%
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.11 £13.80
90th Percentile £57.50 £74.50 £39.78
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £24.03
% change year-on-year +25.01% -16.77% +11.51%

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 18 July 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 18 July 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 18 July 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 -7 46 £495 +10.00% 11
Kidlington -7 11 £485 +7.78%
Banbury -2 4 £300 -
Bicester -1 1 £163 -
Abingdon -7 1 - -
ITIL
South East

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 40 (52.63%) Windows
2 31 (40.79%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 26 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (31.58%) Change Management
5 24 (31.58%) Active Directory
6 23 (30.26%) ITSM
7 21 (27.63%) ITIL V3
8 20 (26.32%) Service Design
9 17 (22.37%) CMDB
10 15 (19.74%) SCCM
10 15 (19.74%) Linux
10 15 (19.74%) PMO
11 14 (18.42%) Windows 10
11 14 (18.42%) Microsoft Office
11 14 (18.42%) Service Management
11 14 (18.42%) Time Management
11 14 (18.42%) Office 365
12 12 (15.79%) DNS
12 12 (15.79%) Workflow
12 12 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
12 12 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
13 11 (14.47%) Windows Server
13 11 (14.47%) Problem Management
13 11 (14.47%) User Stories
14 10 (13.16%) Configuration Management
14 10 (13.16%) SOA
14 10 (13.16%) MS Visio
14 10 (13.16%) SaaS

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 3 (3.95%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.63%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (18.42%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (13.16%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.32%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.32%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 31 (40.79%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (18.42%) Office 365
3 12 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (13.16%) SaaS
4 10 (13.16%) Slack
5 2 (2.63%) G Suite
5 2 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.63%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.79%) DNS
2 7 (9.21%) Firewall
2 7 (9.21%) VPN
3 6 (7.89%) DHCP
3 6 (7.89%) TCP/IP
3 6 (7.89%) VoIP
4 5 (6.58%) BGP
4 5 (6.58%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (6.58%) Network Security
5 4 (5.26%) LAN
5 4 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (5.26%) WAN
6 3 (3.95%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (2.63%) IPsec
7 2 (2.63%) MPLS
7 2 (2.63%) PSTN
7 2 (2.63%) Skype
7 2 (2.63%) SMS
8 1 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.95%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.32%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 6 (7.89%) JIRA
General
1 8 (10.53%) Publishing
2 2 (2.63%) Automotive
2 2 (2.63%) Finance
2 2 (2.63%) German Language
2 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (18.42%) Analyst
1 14 (18.42%) Support Engineer
2 13 (17.11%) Architect
3 11 (14.47%) Project Manager
3 11 (14.47%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (11.84%) Process Analyst
4 9 (11.84%) Service Manager
5 7 (9.21%) Desktop Support
5 7 (9.21%) Service Analyst
5 7 (9.21%) Technical Analyst
5 7 (9.21%) Transition Manager
6 6 (7.89%) IT Support
6 6 (7.89%) Service Transition Manager
7 5 (6.58%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Network Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Network Security Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Security Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Support Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.16%) REST
2 9 (11.84%) Web Services
3 1 (1.32%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.37%) CMDB
2 9 (11.84%) Computer Science
2 9 (11.84%) Taxonomies
2 9 (11.84%) Video Conferencing
3 8 (10.53%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.26%) PMI
5 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.95%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.63%) Clustering
6 2 (2.63%) iPad
6 2 (2.63%) iPhone
6 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.63%) NHS
7 1 (1.32%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.32%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 40 (52.63%) Windows
2 15 (19.74%) Linux
3 14 (18.42%) Windows 10
4 11 (14.47%) Windows Server
5 7 (9.21%) Windows 7
6 5 (6.58%) Apple iOS
7 4 (5.26%) Android
7 4 (5.26%) Mac OS
7 4 (5.26%) Unix
7 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (3.95%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.63%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.32%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (31.58%) Change Management
3 23 (30.26%) ITSM
4 21 (27.63%) ITIL V3
5 20 (26.32%) Service Design
6 14 (18.42%) Service Management
6 14 (18.42%) Time Management
7 12 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (15.79%) Workflow
8 11 (14.47%) Problem Management
8 11 (14.47%) User Stories
9 10 (13.16%) Configuration Management
9 10 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (13.16%) DevOps
9 10 (13.16%) Microservices
9 10 (13.16%) SOA
10 9 (11.84%) Project Planning
11 8 (10.53%) Incident Management
11 8 (10.53%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.58%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.95%) SQL
3 1 (1.32%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 6 (7.89%) Degree
1 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.58%) A+ Certification
2 5 (6.58%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (6.58%) MCITP
3 4 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (5.26%) PMI Certification
3 4 (5.26%) PMP
4 2 (2.63%) MCSE
5 1 (1.32%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.32%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (19.74%) PMO
2 6 (7.89%) SLA
3 5 (6.58%) GDPR
4 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 24 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.95%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (3.95%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (2.63%) BitLocker
4 1 (1.32%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (19.74%) SCCM
2 6 (7.89%) SCOM
3 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (5.26%) Nagios
5 2 (2.63%) AirWatch
5 2 (2.63%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (2.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (2.63%) WSUS
6 1 (1.32%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.32%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.32%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 28 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.16%) New Relic
2 10 (13.16%) PagerDuty
3 7 (9.21%) Apple
4 6 (7.89%) Google
5 5 (6.58%) SolarWinds
6 4 (5.26%) CheckPoint
6 4 (5.26%) Juniper
6 4 (5.26%) Palo Alto
7 3 (3.95%) Cisco
8 2 (2.63%) Adobe
8 2 (2.63%) HP
8 2 (2.63%) Splunk
9 1 (1.32%) Aerohive Networks
9 1 (1.32%) Citrix
9 1 (1.32%) Freshdesk
9 1 (1.32%) Fujitsu
9 1 (1.32%) Oracle
9 1 (1.32%) SAP
9 1 (1.32%) ServiceNow