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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Incident Management
Rank 55 45 51
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 9 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.24% 2.39% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 3.29% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 1
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£325 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £304
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-6.06% +37.50%
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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
547 486 382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 75.34% 72.65% 70.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 308 200
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 6
Average hourly rate £26.50 £11.85 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+123.62% -93.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 3 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 3 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 22 (81.48%) ITIL
2 11 (40.74%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (25.93%) Problem Management
4 6 (22.22%) Time Management
4 6 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (22.22%) Windows
4 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 5 (18.52%) Banking
6 4 (14.81%) Investment Banking
6 4 (14.81%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (14.81%) Project Management
7 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 3 (11.11%) Citrix
7 3 (11.11%) Change Management
7 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
7 3 (11.11%) QA
7 3 (11.11%) Service Management
8 2 (7.41%) Network Security
8 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
8 2 (7.41%) Degree
8 2 (7.41%) Life Science
8 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
8 2 (7.41%) Firewall
8 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
8 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (7.41%) Cisco
8 2 (7.41%) Remedy
8 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
8 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) assyst
1 1 (3.70%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (3.70%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) LAN
1 2 (7.41%) WAN
1 2 (7.41%) VPN
1 2 (7.41%) Firewall
1 2 (7.41%) Network Security
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.70%) NAS
2 1 (3.70%) Wireless
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (3.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (18.52%) Banking
2 4 (14.81%) Investment Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.70%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Incident Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Major Incident Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Support Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Service Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Incident Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Incident Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Service Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.70%) jQuery
1 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Life Science
3 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
3 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (81.48%) ITIL
2 7 (25.93%) Problem Management
3 6 (22.22%) Time Management
3 6 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 4 (14.81%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (14.81%) Project Management
5 3 (11.11%) Service Management
5 3 (11.11%) Change Management
6 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (3.70%) Network Management
7 1 (3.70%) ITIL V3
7 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (3.70%) Resilience Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.70%) People Management
7 1 (3.70%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) C#
1 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) CCSP
3 1 (3.70%) CCNP
3 1 (3.70%) CCNA
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Firmware
2 1 (3.70%) ProxySG
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Citrix
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco
2 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
2 2 (7.41%) Remedy
3 1 (3.70%) VMware
3 1 (3.70%) Blue Coat
3 1 (3.70%) F5
3 1 (3.70%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (3.70%) BMC
3 1 (3.70%) Lotus
3 1 (3.70%) HP