Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for ITIL Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 July 2018 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.

Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 73 29
Rank change year-on-year +15 -44 -
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 1 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.22% 0.85% 3.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.45% 7.46% 12.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Northern Ireland median daily rate £250 £390 £286
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.90% +36.36% -
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - £21.61 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +27.12% -
UK median hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +12.07% -21.62% -7.50%

ITIL Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Northern Ireland
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 69 67 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 15.44% 11.41% 26.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 55 28
Northern Ireland median daily rate £432 £390 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.64% +23.81% +28.57%
10th Percentile £283 £174 £235
90th Percentile £513 £604 £574
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £402
% change year-on-year +5.88% +5.85% +0.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 8
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £39.50 £21.61 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +82.79% +27.12% -2.86%
10th Percentile £12.80 £21.61 £12.10
90th Percentile £40.10 £21.61 £33.00
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £29.92 £28.00
% change year-on-year -16.44% +6.86% +24.44%

ITIL Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing ITIL Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL Certification in Northern Ireland

ITIL Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL Certification in Northern Ireland

ITIL Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ITIL Certification in Northern Ireland

ITIL Certification
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 Certification within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 22 July 2018. 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
County Antrim +17 1 £250 -35.90%
ITIL Certification
UK

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for ITIL Certification.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

ITIL Certification
Co-occurring 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos