The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Birmingham region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Incident Management
Rank 44 56 55
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 17 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.38% 0.50% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.51% 0.74% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 2
Average daily rate
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£351 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.53% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £315 £357
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £435 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
- -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £12.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -25.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
485 405 476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 68.02% 66.83% 71.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 234 252
Average daily rate £351 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.53% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 17
Average hourly rate £21.25 £175.00 £18.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-87.85% +822.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.05 £84.10 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £179.50 £175.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Incident Management
West Midlands

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014, 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 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Change Management
2 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 10 (38.46%) Banking
3 8 (30.77%) ITIL
4 7 (26.92%) Linux
4 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (26.92%) Investment Banking
4 7 (26.92%) QA
4 7 (26.92%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (23.08%) jQuery
5 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (23.08%) Sun
5 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
5 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
5 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 6 (23.08%) .NET
5 6 (23.08%) C#
5 6 (23.08%) MVC
5 6 (23.08%) Scrum
6 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
6 5 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (15.38%) Project Management
7 4 (15.38%) SUSE
7 4 (15.38%) HTML
7 4 (15.38%) Java
7 4 (15.38%) WebLogic
7 4 (15.38%) Oracle

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 4 (15.38%) WebLogic
1 4 (15.38%) Apache
1 4 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.69%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) LDAP
1 4 (15.38%) SSL
2 3 (11.54%) WAN
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
1 6 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
1 10 (38.46%) Banking
2 7 (26.92%) Investment Banking
3 4 (15.38%) Private Banking
4 2 (7.69%) Front Office
4 2 (7.69%) Back Office
5 1 (3.85%) Legal
5 1 (3.85%) French Language
5 1 (3.85%) German Language
5 1 (3.85%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Developer
1 6 (23.08%) Web Developer
1 6 (23.08%) Service Manager
2 3 (11.54%) Technical Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Technical Services Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Transition Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Incident Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Technical Leader
3 2 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Incident Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Service Transition Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) .NET
1 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
1 6 (23.08%) jQuery
1 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (15.38%) HTML
3 2 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) Linux
3 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (15.38%) UNIX
4 4 (15.38%) SUSE
4 4 (15.38%) Solaris
5 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Change Management
2 8 (30.77%) ITIL
3 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (26.92%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (23.08%) Scrum
4 6 (23.08%) MVC
5 5 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (15.38%) Project Management
6 4 (15.38%) Capacity Management
6 4 (15.38%) Web Development
6 4 (15.38%) Wealth Management
6 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
6 4 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (11.54%) Service Management
7 3 (11.54%) Business Continuity
7 3 (11.54%) Knowledge Management
7 3 (11.54%) Release Management
8 2 (7.69%) Network Design
8 2 (7.69%) Validation
8 2 (7.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) C#
1 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 4 (15.38%) Shell Script
2 4 (15.38%) Java
3 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) MCP
1 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Sun
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle
3 4 (15.38%) Sybase
3 4 (15.38%) CA
4 2 (7.69%) Lotus
4 2 (7.69%) Capita
5 1 (3.85%) RightScale
5 1 (3.85%) Siemens
5 1 (3.85%) Business Objects
5 1 (3.85%) BMC