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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Incident Management
Rank 52 50 55
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 9 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.23% 1.98% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 2.82% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 2
Average daily rate
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£271 £351 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.68% -6.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £150 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £11.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +52.17%
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
544 497 429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 74.32% 70.30% 69.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 309 253
Average daily rate £375 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 2
Average hourly rate £28.25 £27.50 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.72% -84.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015, 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 20 (90.91%) ITIL
2 11 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
4 5 (22.73%) Banking
5 4 (18.18%) Investment Banking
5 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
5 4 (18.18%) Time Management
5 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
6 3 (13.64%) Service Management
6 3 (13.64%) Project Management
6 3 (13.64%) Citrix
6 3 (13.64%) Windows
6 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
7 2 (9.09%) CCNA
7 2 (9.09%) LAN
7 2 (9.09%) WAN
7 2 (9.09%) VPN
7 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
7 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
7 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (9.09%) Cisco
7 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
7 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
7 2 (9.09%) Change Management
7 2 (9.09%) Firewall
7 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
7 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.09%) Remedy
7 2 (9.09%) Cisco PIX

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) WAN
1 2 (9.09%) VPN
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
1 2 (9.09%) LAN
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (4.55%) NAS
2 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
2 1 (4.55%) Network Security
2 1 (4.55%) VoIP
2 1 (4.55%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (22.73%) Banking
2 4 (18.18%) Investment Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Incident Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Major Incident Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Service Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (4.55%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Problem Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Transition Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Incident Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Incident & Problem Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Life Science
3 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) ITIL
2 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
3 4 (18.18%) Time Management
3 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (13.64%) Project Management
4 3 (13.64%) Service Management
5 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 2 (9.09%) Change Management
5 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.55%) Network Design
6 1 (4.55%) PRINCE
6 1 (4.55%) Change Control
6 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.55%) People Management
6 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) CCNA
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) CCVP
3 1 (4.55%) CCDA
3 1 (4.55%) CCDP
3 1 (4.55%) CCSP
3 1 (4.55%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Firmware
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
1 3 (13.64%) Citrix
2 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
2 2 (9.09%) Remedy
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) F5
3 1 (4.55%) Juniper
3 1 (4.55%) Nokia
3 1 (4.55%) Lotus