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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Incident Management
Rank 50 44 43
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 8 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.31% 0.98% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% 1.44% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 5
Average daily rate - £200 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £275 £314
% change year-on-year
+20.45% -12.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £30.00 £11.76 £16.48
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+155.21% -28.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £13.63 £16.47
% change year-on-year
+43.11% -17.24%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
390 347 371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 63.62% 67.77% 61.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 190 208
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.06% +0.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £215 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 16
Average hourly rate £25.00 £14.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.05 £10.76 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £37.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
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
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 18 April 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 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) MS Office
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) jQuery
4 4 (33.33%) QA
4 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 4 (33.33%) ITIL
4 4 (33.33%) .NET
4 4 (33.33%) C#
4 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (33.33%) MVC
4 4 (33.33%) Scrum
5 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (25.00%) Front Office
5 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (16.67%) A+ Certification
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (16.67%) UNIX
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Office
2 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (25.00%) Front Office
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (8.33%) German Language
3 1 (8.33%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Web Developer
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 2 (16.67%) Junior
2 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Junior Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Lead Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Manager
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Services Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) jQuery
1 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Statistics
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (16.67%) UNIX
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) MVC
2 4 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Service Management
4 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Release Management
4 2 (16.67%) High Availability
4 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (8.33%) Network Design
5 1 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
5 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Service Continuity Management
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C#
1 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) C
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) A+ Certification
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Sybase
3 1 (8.33%) Capita
3 1 (8.33%) Business Objects
3 1 (8.33%) Siemens
3 1 (8.33%) Lotus
3 1 (8.33%) Sun
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