Period
to 26 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for ITIL V3 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ITIL V3 over the 6 months to 26 September 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.

ITIL Version 3
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 - 30
Rank change year-on-year - +30 -
Contract jobs citing ITIL V3 4 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.03% - 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% - 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Northern Ireland median daily rate £650 - -
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £420
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £15.00 £15.86 £20.00
% change year-on-year -5.41% -20.71% -2.44%

ITIL V3 is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 325 584 203
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 83.76% 88.08% 83.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 475 108
Northern Ireland median daily rate £430 £413 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.24% +25.95% +9.17%
10th Percentile £275 £321 £163
90th Percentile £525 £496 £466
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 4 21
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £27.50 £14.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +96.43% +3.70% -57.81%
10th Percentile £11.17 £13.57 £10.00
90th Percentile £44.13 £15.45 £18.00
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -14.58% +6.67% +2.27%

ITIL V3
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing ITIL V3 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for ITIL V3 in Northern Ireland

ITIL V3
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ITIL V3 in Northern Ireland.

Contractor daily rate trend for ITIL V3 in Northern Ireland

ITIL V3
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 V3 within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 26 September 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 - 4 £650 -
ITIL V3
UK

For the 6 months to 26 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ITIL V3 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 V3.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) SMTP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec
1 4 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 4 (100.00%) MobileIron
1 4 (100.00%) Mimecast
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Decision-Making
1 4 (100.00%) Self-Motivation

ITIL V3
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 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) SMTP
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Messaging Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Decision-Making
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) MobileIron
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec