The table below looks at the statistics for Incident Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Incident Management over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Incident Management
Rank 47 35 47
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 10 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.74% 1.14% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.37% 1.36% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Average daily rate £140 £238 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.05% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £188 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £288 £245
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £320 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.24% -3.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -21.62%
Incident Management
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
297 220 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 81.37% 83.33% 83.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 169 217
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £463 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £17.83 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.06% -35.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Incident Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Incident Management across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Incident Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Incident Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Incident Management across the Cardiff region.

Incident Management Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Incident Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Incident Management across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Incident Management Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Incident Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Incident Management across the Cardiff region.

Incident Management Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 (75.00%) ITIL
2 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Windows XP
2 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
3 10 (62.50%) Windows 7
4 9 (56.25%) ITSM
5 8 (50.00%) Statistics
6 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
7 5 (31.25%) CCNA
7 5 (31.25%) SLA
7 5 (31.25%) Cisco
7 5 (31.25%) VMware
7 5 (31.25%) Citrix
7 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (25.00%) Internet
8 4 (25.00%) Tivoli
8 4 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 4 (25.00%) HP
8 4 (25.00%) AIX
8 4 (25.00%) Linux
8 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 4 (25.00%) Firewall
8 4 (25.00%) Logistics
8 4 (25.00%) HP Data Protector
8 4 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
10 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
10 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
10 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Firewall
1 4 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 7
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Analyst
1 10 (62.50%) Service Analyst
1 10 (62.50%) Service Desk Analyst
2 9 (56.25%) 1st Line Support
3 8 (50.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 8 (50.00%) Service Desk Support
3 8 (50.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (18.75%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
5 3 (18.75%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 3 (18.75%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (18.75%) Network Support
6 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Administrator
7 1 (6.25%) IT Support
7 1 (6.25%) SQL DBA
7 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
1 11 (68.75%) Windows XP
2 10 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 4 (25.00%) AIX
3 4 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) ITIL
2 9 (56.25%) ITSM
3 4 (25.00%) Logistics
4 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
4 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
4 1 (6.25%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
1 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) CCNA
1 5 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) HP Data Protector
1 4 (25.00%) Tivoli
1 4 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco
2 5 (31.25%) Citrix
2 5 (31.25%) VMware
3 4 (25.00%) HP