The table below looks at the statistics for Incident Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Incident Management over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Incident Management
Rank 44 36 46
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 14 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.09% 2.78% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.69% 3.97% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 3
Average daily rate £265 £203 £90
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.86% +125.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £336 £318
% change year-on-year
-3.34% +5.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £10.73 £12.00 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -13.63%
Incident Management
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
521 428 391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 77.76% 69.93% 69.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 264 243
Average daily rate £376 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.13% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 9
Average hourly rate £27.50 £13.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.53% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.85 £10.00 £9.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £26.00 £15.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Incident Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Incident Management across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Incident Management Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Incident Management
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Incident Management across the Birmingham region.

Incident Management Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Incident Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Incident Management across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Incident Management Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Incident Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Incident Management across the Birmingham region.

Incident Management Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Incident Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Incident Management.

1 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Problem Management
3 8 (36.36%) ITIL
3 8 (36.36%) Finance
4 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 5 (22.73%) DNS
5 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
5 5 (22.73%) Change Management
5 5 (22.73%) Firewall
5 5 (22.73%) Workflow
5 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
5 5 (22.73%) Mobile App
5 5 (22.73%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (18.18%) Coaching
6 4 (18.18%) Junos
6 4 (18.18%) SecurID
6 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 4 (18.18%) VPN
6 4 (18.18%) Citrix
6 4 (18.18%) Mac OS X
6 4 (18.18%) Blackberry
7 3 (13.64%) SLA
7 3 (13.64%) Apple iOS
7 3 (13.64%) ITIL V3
7 3 (13.64%) MobileIron
8 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (9.09%) BlackBerry OS
8 2 (9.09%) Acronis
8 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Incident Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Incident Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) HFM
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (4.55%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) DNS
1 5 (22.73%) Firewall
1 5 (22.73%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (18.18%) Junos
2 4 (18.18%) VPN
3 2 (9.09%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Back Office
3 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (18.18%) Service Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Incident Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Problem Manager
5 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.55%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Incident Manager
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Junior
5 1 (4.55%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Security Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Services Delivery Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Mobile App
2 4 (18.18%) Blackberry
2 4 (18.18%) SecurID
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) BYOD
4 1 (4.55%) CMDB
4 1 (4.55%) Derivative
4 1 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
2 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
3 4 (18.18%) Mac OS X
4 3 (13.64%) Apple iOS
5 2 (9.09%) Android
5 2 (9.09%) BlackBerry OS
6 1 (4.55%) Linux
6 1 (4.55%) Unix
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Problem Management
2 8 (36.36%) ITIL
3 5 (22.73%) Change Management
3 5 (22.73%) Workflow
4 4 (18.18%) Coaching
4 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 3 (13.64%) ITIL V3
6 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
7 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.55%) Competitor Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) CRM
7 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) Information Security
7 1 (4.55%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) Perl
2 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
2 1 (4.55%) Python
2 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) Citrix
3 3 (13.64%) MobileIron
4 2 (9.09%) Acronis
4 2 (9.09%) Juniper
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) Adobe
5 1 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) Hyperion
5 1 (4.55%) IBM
5 1 (4.55%) SunGard
5 1 (4.55%) VMware