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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Incident Management over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Incident Management
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 48 46 29
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -17
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 10 12 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.64% 1.94% 3.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 2.48% 5.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 9
Median daily rate £475 £215 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+120.93% -38.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £316 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +2.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £10.73 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £15.76
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.71%

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
483 483 419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 79.05% 77.90% 72.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 305 270
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 12
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.93 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.48 £49.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

Incident Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Incident Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Incident Management 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Incident Management.

1 13 (86.67%) ITIL
2 11 (73.33%) Change Management
2 11 (73.33%) Problem Management
3 7 (46.67%) IBM
3 7 (46.67%) SAN
3 7 (46.67%) Linux
3 7 (46.67%) HP
3 7 (46.67%) Dell
3 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (40.00%) Migration
4 6 (40.00%) Network Security
5 5 (33.33%) EMC
5 5 (33.33%) Unix
5 5 (33.33%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) Escalation Management
6 4 (26.67%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (26.67%) 3PAR
6 4 (26.67%) Technical Analysis
6 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
6 4 (26.67%) SLA
6 4 (26.67%) Retail
6 4 (26.67%) Finance
6 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
6 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
6 4 (26.67%) VMware
6 4 (26.67%) VMware ESX
7 3 (20.00%) CLARiiON
7 3 (20.00%) Workflow
7 3 (20.00%) Brocade

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) SAN
2 6 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (13.33%) S/MIME
3 2 (13.33%) SSL
4 1 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
1 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
1 4 (26.67%) Retail
1 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Technical Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Storage Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) HP Storage Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Information Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Security Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Unix Architect
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Data Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL Incident Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) SOC Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) CLARiiON
2 3 (20.00%) Symmetrix DMX
3 2 (13.33%) CESG
3 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (13.33%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (13.33%) HP Storage
3 2 (13.33%) PKI
4 1 (6.67%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Unix
2 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) HPUX
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) ITIL
2 11 (73.33%) Change Management
2 11 (73.33%) Problem Management
3 6 (40.00%) Migration
4 5 (33.33%) Escalation Management
5 4 (26.67%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (20.00%) Product Management
6 3 (20.00%) Trend Analysis
6 3 (20.00%) Workflow
7 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (13.33%) Information Security
7 2 (13.33%) ISMS
7 2 (13.33%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
7 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
7 2 (13.33%) Security Management
8 1 (6.67%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Java
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) SLA
2 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (13.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
1 4 (26.67%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (26.67%) VMware ESX
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) SRDF
3 2 (13.33%) Postfix
3 2 (13.33%) Sendmail
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Dell
1 7 (46.67%) HP
1 7 (46.67%) IBM
2 5 (33.33%) EMC
3 4 (26.67%) 3PAR
3 4 (26.67%) VMware
4 3 (20.00%) Brocade
4 3 (20.00%) Lotus
4 3 (20.00%) NetApp
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle
6 1 (6.67%) BMC
6 1 (6.67%) Citrix
6 1 (6.67%) Remedy
6 1 (6.67%) Veritas