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 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Incident Management
Rank 54 51 53
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 10 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.34% 1.07% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 1.54% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 4
Average daily rate
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£363 £90 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+302.77% -73.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £90 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £190 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £290 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.08 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-3.36% +31.34%
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
484 456 423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 64.88% 69.94% 67.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 304 226
Average daily rate £375 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £230 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 6 11
Average hourly rate £22.00 £34.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% +126.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £11.70 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £47.25 £39.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.28% +3.63%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 (42.86%) Change Management
2 11 (39.29%) ITIL
3 10 (35.71%) Banking
4 9 (32.14%) Finance
4 9 (32.14%) Windows
5 6 (21.43%) ITSM
6 5 (17.86%) Linux
6 5 (17.86%) Sun
6 5 (17.86%) Remedy
6 5 (17.86%) Investment Banking
6 5 (17.86%) Remedy ITSM
6 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
6 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
7 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (14.29%) Private Banking
7 4 (14.29%) QA
7 4 (14.29%) Wealth Management
7 4 (14.29%) Web Development
7 4 (14.29%) CA
7 4 (14.29%) Shell Script
7 4 (14.29%) CA SiteMinder
7 4 (14.29%) SSL
7 4 (14.29%) Solaris
7 4 (14.29%) Apache
7 4 (14.29%) Tomcat
7 4 (14.29%) LDAP
7 4 (14.29%) WebLogic
7 4 (14.29%) HTML

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (14.29%) Apache
1 4 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 4 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.14%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) SSL
1 4 (14.29%) LDAP
2 3 (10.71%) WAN
3 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) DNS
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
1 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (35.71%) Banking
2 9 (32.14%) Finance
3 5 (17.86%) Investment Banking
4 4 (14.29%) Private Banking
5 2 (7.14%) Back Office
6 1 (3.57%) Front Office
6 1 (3.57%) Legal
6 1 (3.57%) French Language
6 1 (3.57%) German Language
6 1 (3.57%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Service Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Web Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Service Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Incident Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Incident Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support
5 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.57%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) HTML
2 3 (10.71%) .NET
2 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
2 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (10.71%) jQuery
3 1 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Linux
3 4 (14.29%) Solaris
3 4 (14.29%) SUSE
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.57%) UNIX
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Change Management
2 11 (39.29%) ITIL
3 6 (21.43%) ITSM
4 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.29%) Wealth Management
4 4 (14.29%) Web Development
4 4 (14.29%) Service Management
5 3 (10.71%) Scrum
5 3 (10.71%) MVC
5 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
6 2 (7.14%) Release Management
6 2 (7.14%) Capacity Management
6 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.14%) Project Management
7 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.57%) Workflow
7 1 (3.57%) Validation
7 1 (3.57%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) Shell Script
1 4 (14.29%) Java
2 3 (10.71%) C#
2 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
1 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) MCP
2 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Sun
1 5 (17.86%) Remedy
2 4 (14.29%) CA
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.14%) Lotus
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle
5 1 (3.57%) Sybase
5 1 (3.57%) BMC
5 1 (3.57%) Capita
5 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow