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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Incident Management
Rank 52 57 53
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 13 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.69% 1.49% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% 2.00% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 4
Average daily rate £295 £383 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.87% -41.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £290 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £435 £668
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £320 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.24% -3.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Average hourly rate £11.27 £9.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.16% -70.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -21.62%
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
609 600 409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 78.99% 74.26% 67.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 405 243
Average daily rate £375 £375 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 13
Average hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £25.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+133.33% -42.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £23.55 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 29 April 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 29 April 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 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 9 (34.62%) Windows XP
3 9 (34.62%) Windows 7
4 8 (30.77%) Problem Management
4 8 (30.77%) Remote Desktop
4 8 (30.77%) ITIL
5 7 (26.92%) Finance
6 6 (23.08%) Change Management
6 6 (23.08%) ITIL V3
7 5 (19.23%) Mobile App
7 5 (19.23%) Workflow
7 5 (19.23%) Firewall
7 5 (19.23%) DNS
8 4 (15.38%) Blackberry
8 4 (15.38%) Mac OS X
8 4 (15.38%) VPN
8 4 (15.38%) Coaching
8 4 (15.38%) Junos
8 4 (15.38%) RSA SecurID
9 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
9 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (11.54%) MobileIron
9 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
9 3 (11.54%) Citrix
10 2 (7.69%) Juniper
10 2 (7.69%) SLA
10 2 (7.69%) Cisco
10 2 (7.69%) SQL
10 2 (7.69%) ADSL

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) HFM
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (3.85%) SunGard GMI
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) Remote Desktop
2 5 (19.23%) DNS
2 5 (19.23%) Firewall
3 4 (15.38%) Junos
3 4 (15.38%) VPN
4 2 (7.69%) ADSL
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco ICM
4 2 (7.69%) PSTN
4 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Back Office
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Analyst
2 3 (11.54%) Service Analyst
2 3 (11.54%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (7.69%) Problem Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Finance Systems Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Incident Manager
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL Incident Manager
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL Manager
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL Service Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Financials Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Security Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Specialist
4 1 (3.85%) SOC Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Mobile App
2 4 (15.38%) Blackberry
2 4 (15.38%) RSA SecurID
3 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.69%) IVR
5 1 (3.85%) BYOD
5 1 (3.85%) Derivative
5 1 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.85%) NHS
5 1 (3.85%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Windows 7
2 9 (34.62%) Windows XP
3 4 (15.38%) Mac OS X
4 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
5 2 (7.69%) Android
5 2 (7.69%) BlackBerry OS
6 1 (3.85%) Linux
6 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) ITIL
1 8 (30.77%) Problem Management
2 6 (23.08%) Change Management
2 6 (23.08%) ITIL V3
3 5 (19.23%) Workflow
4 4 (15.38%) Coaching
5 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.69%) Asset Management
6 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) Service Management
7 1 (3.85%) Competitor Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.85%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (3.85%) Line Management
7 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.85%) Release Management
7 1 (3.85%) Security Operations
7 1 (3.85%) SIEM
7 1 (3.85%) Software Asset Management
7 1 (3.85%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Java
2 1 (3.85%) Perl
2 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Python
2 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) CCVP
2 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Citrix
2 3 (11.54%) MobileIron
3 2 (7.69%) Acronis
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco
3 2 (7.69%) Juniper
4 1 (3.85%) Adobe
4 1 (3.85%) Hyperion
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) SunGard