The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for ITIL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL over the 3 months to 24 June 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 Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 12 9
Rank change year-on-year -42 -3  
Contract jobs citing ITIL 6 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 1.81% 7.06% 16.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 8.22% 23.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 8
Median daily rate £247 £199 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.30% -45.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £87 £140 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £257 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £17.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -46.87%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £20.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -21.95% +36.66%  

ITIL is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
County Antrim
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 278 73 60
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 83.99% 85.88% 72.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 38 27
Median daily rate £413 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.85% -17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £250 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £438 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Median hourly rate £13.78 £17.00 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.97% -31.31%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

ITIL
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in County Antrim citing ITIL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL in County Antrim

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL in County Antrim

ITIL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ITIL in County Antrim over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ITIL in County Antrim

ITIL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL 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 24 June 2017. 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 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 -45 6 £247 +24.30%
ITIL
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) Remedy
3 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) Windows
4 3 (20.00%) MCDBA
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (20.00%) .NET
4 3 (20.00%) Web Services
4 3 (20.00%) MCP
4 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (20.00%) IIS
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (20.00%) BMC
4 3 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (20.00%) WAN
4 3 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (20.00%) SCOM
4 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (20.00%) Service Management
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012

ITIL
Co-occurring 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 3 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (6.67%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) WAN
2 2 (13.33%) BGP
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (13.33%) EIGRP
2 2 (13.33%) Internet
2 2 (13.33%) OSPF
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Leader
4 3 (20.00%) DBA
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) SQL DBA
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Applications Support
5 2 (13.33%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Finance Business Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (6.67%) SAP Manager
6 1 (6.67%) SAP Project Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Support
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
1 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Equities
2 1 (6.67%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Project Management
2 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (13.33%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (13.33%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (6.67%) Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) Network Design
4 1 (6.67%) Network Management
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE
4 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.67%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) Software Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) MCDBA
3 3 (20.00%) MCP
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Remedy
2 3 (20.00%) BMC
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) BT
3 1 (6.67%) SAP