The table below looks at the statistics for ITIL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Rank 8 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing ITIL 18 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 12.86% 11.48% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.22% 14.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 0
Median daily rate £184 £175 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.33 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +9.89%
ITIL
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
111 47 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 79.29% 77.05% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 36 62
Median daily rate £325 £300 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £91 £111
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

ITIL
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

ITIL Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

ITIL
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

ITIL Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

ITIL
Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ITIL across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

ITIL Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

ITIL
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

ITIL Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

ITIL
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
County Antrim +5 18 £184 +5.00%
ITIL
UK

ITIL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for ITIL.

1 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (24.00%) Wireless
4 5 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 5 (20.00%) High Availability
4 5 (20.00%) Office 365
4 5 (20.00%) SLA
4 5 (20.00%) Cisco
4 5 (20.00%) MS Office
5 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (16.00%) Project Management
5 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (16.00%) BYOD
6 3 (12.00%) Core Data
6 3 (12.00%) ServiceNow
6 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (12.00%) Supplier Management
6 3 (12.00%) Smartphone
6 3 (12.00%) Data Protection
6 3 (12.00%) Android
6 3 (12.00%) IP Telephony
6 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (12.00%) Finance
6 3 (12.00%) Apple
6 3 (12.00%) CCNP
6 3 (12.00%) SQL Server

ITIL
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Office
2 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (8.00%) Acrobat
3 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Office 365
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Wireless
2 3 (12.00%) IP Telephony
2 3 (12.00%) LAN
2 3 (12.00%) WAN
3 2 (8.00%) Internet
3 2 (8.00%) VPN
3 2 (8.00%) WebEx
4 1 (4.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
2 2 (8.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Analyst
1 7 (28.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) ICT Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) ICT Support
2 6 (24.00%) ICT Support Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) DBA
4 4 (16.00%) Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Support Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Lead Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Network Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Service Desk Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Service Desk Support
6 2 (8.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) IT Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) IT Support
6 2 (8.00%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) ITIL Manager
6 2 (8.00%) MongoDB DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) Core Data
2 2 (8.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) XMPP
3 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) BYOD
2 3 (12.00%) Smartphone
3 2 (8.00%) Virtual Team
4 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (12.00%) Android
3 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Vista
4 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.00%) Unix
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) High Availability
1 5 (20.00%) ITIL V3
1 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (16.00%) Project Management
2 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (12.00%) CRM
3 3 (12.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (12.00%) Supplier Management
4 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (8.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (8.00%) Data Management
4 2 (8.00%) ITSM
4 2 (8.00%) Service Management
4 2 (8.00%) Six Sigma
4 2 (8.00%) Software Asset Management
4 2 (8.00%) Software Licensing
5 1 (4.00%) Change Management
5 1 (4.00%) Migration
5 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (12.00%) CCNP
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.00%) Degree
3 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (4.00%) XenApp
3 1 (4.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Cisco
2 3 (12.00%) Apple
2 3 (12.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (8.00%) Citrix
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) Bloomberg
4 1 (4.00%) BMC
4 1 (4.00%) Remedy
4 1 (4.00%) Reuters
4 1 (4.00%) Sybase