The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 13 10 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Contract jobs citing ITIL 6 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 6.19% 11.88% 7.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.41% 15.79% 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 2
Median daily rate £273 £200 £226
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.25% -11.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £134 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £225 £267
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £32.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.41 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.33% -6.06%
ITIL
Northern Ireland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the County Antrim region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
81 76 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 83.51% 75.25% 72.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 37 24
Median daily rate £315 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £150 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

The demand trend of contract jobs across the County Antrim region citing ITIL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL across the County Antrim region.

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

ITIL
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Belfast -3 6 £273 +36.25% 1
ITIL
Northern Ireland

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 12 (70.59%) LAN
1 12 (70.59%) WAN
1 12 (70.59%) Network Management
2 10 (58.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (58.82%) Service Delivery
2 10 (58.82%) Peregrine
3 9 (52.94%) Validation
3 9 (52.94%) Change Control
4 7 (41.18%) CA
4 7 (41.18%) OpenView
4 7 (41.18%) HP
5 6 (35.29%) Unix
5 6 (35.29%) e-Health
5 6 (35.29%) OPNET
6 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
6 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
6 5 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (29.41%) CCNA
6 5 (29.41%) BS7799
6 5 (29.41%) Change Management
7 4 (23.53%) .NET
7 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
7 4 (23.53%) Fault Management
8 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
8 3 (17.65%) Windows
8 3 (17.65%) Cisco
8 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (11.76%) BMC
9 2 (11.76%) CiscoWorks

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim 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 (11.76%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) LAN
1 12 (70.59%) WAN
2 2 (11.76%) Broadband
2 2 (11.76%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) ISDN
2 2 (11.76%) Network Security
2 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.76%) VPN
2 2 (11.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (58.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) MSI
General
1 1 (5.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Network Engineer
1 12 (70.59%) Network Support
1 12 (70.59%) Network Support Engineer
1 12 (70.59%) Support Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
3 2 (11.76%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Support
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) IT Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) IT Support
3 2 (11.76%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) LAN Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) e-Health
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Unix
2 3 (17.65%) Windows
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Network Management
2 10 (58.82%) Service Delivery
3 9 (52.94%) Change Control
3 9 (52.94%) Validation
4 5 (29.41%) Change Management
5 4 (23.53%) Fault Management
6 2 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (5.88%) Application Discovery
7 1 (5.88%) Application Packaging
7 1 (5.88%) Server Monitoring
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) CCNA
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
1 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) BS7799
1 5 (29.41%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 2 (11.76%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) OpenView
2 6 (35.29%) OPNET
3 2 (11.76%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (5.88%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (5.88%) SCCM
4 1 (5.88%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Peregrine
2 7 (41.18%) CA
2 7 (41.18%) HP
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) BMC
4 2 (11.76%) Remedy
5 1 (5.88%) Aruba
5 1 (5.88%) BT
5 1 (5.88%) VMware