Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for ITSM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ITSM over the 6 months to 22 November 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 Service Management (ITSM)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 107 102
Rank change year-on-year +1 -5 -24
Contract jobs citing ITSM 1 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.081% 0.32% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.097% 0.36% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Oxfordshire median daily rate - £500 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +81.82% -42.11%
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £13.00 £59.31 £34.00
% change year-on-year -78.08% +74.47% +161.50%

ITSM 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 1030 1104 1057
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 82.93% 87.07% 81.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 835 791 772
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £213 £231
90th Percentile £590 £538 £520
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 30 42
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.00% -11.11% +55.17%
10th Percentile £13.67 £13.95 £12.57
90th Percentile £77.50 £43.58 £55.00
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.00 £26.60
% change year-on-year -14.81% +1.50% +52.00%

ITSM
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for ITSM in Oxfordshire

ITSM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITSM in Oxfordshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITSM in Oxfordshire

ITSM
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 ITSM within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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 1 - -
ITSM
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ITSM 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 ITSM.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) CMDB
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) Software Asset Management

ITSM
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 1 (100.00%) CMS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Manager
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Configuration Manager
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree