The table below looks at the statistics for ITSM 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 ITSM over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing ITSM 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 1.41% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £366 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £27.37 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-52.50% +88.75%
ITSM
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
113 47 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 79.58% 78.33% 74.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 36 60
Median daily rate £363 £300 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £91 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £508
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%

ITSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

ITSM Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

ITSM
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

ITSM Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

ITSM
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

ITSM Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

ITSM
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 ITSM within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 28 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 - 2 - -
ITSM
UK

ITSM
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for ITSM.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Acrobat
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) XMPP
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) ServiceNow
1 2 (100.00%) WebEx
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

ITSM
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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Acrobat
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) WebEx
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) IT Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) IT Support
1 2 (100.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) XMPP
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) ServiceNow