The table below looks at the statistics for Incident Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Incident Management over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Incident Management
North West / Cheshire
Rank 34 66 53
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -13
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 14 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.85% 0.67% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.59% 0.86% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 3
Median daily rate £130 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-72.63% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £395 £392
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £555 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £316 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +2.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Median hourly rate £19.38 £17.77 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.03% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.88 £17.77 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.88 £17.77 £19.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £15.76
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.71%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
390 696 576
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 79.27% 78.29% 80.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 450 331
Median daily rate £413 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 24 31
Median hourly rate £23.75 £22.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

Incident Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Incident Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Incident Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Incident Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Incident Management Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Incident Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Incident Management across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Incident Management Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Incident Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Incident Management Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Incident Management
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Management within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +26 9 £130 -77.39%
Macclesfield - 2 £198 -
Knutsford +12 1 £325 -
Chester +3 1 - - 1
Incident Management
North West

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Incident Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Incident Management.

1 19 (76.00%) ITIL
2 16 (64.00%) Change Management
3 13 (52.00%) Problem Management
4 12 (48.00%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
6 10 (40.00%) Service Management
7 9 (36.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 9 (36.00%) Lotus
7 9 (36.00%) Windows
7 9 (36.00%) IBM Notes
7 9 (36.00%) MS Office
8 7 (28.00%) MCP
8 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
8 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
8 7 (28.00%) Trend Analysis
9 5 (20.00%) Oracle
10 4 (16.00%) Java
10 4 (16.00%) SSL
10 4 (16.00%) LDAP
10 4 (16.00%) JBoss
10 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
11 3 (12.00%) SCCM
11 3 (12.00%) Finance
11 3 (12.00%) Oracle Fusion
11 3 (12.00%) nginx
11 3 (12.00%) Oracle 10gAS
11 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (12.00%) User Experience
11 3 (12.00%) Unix
11 3 (12.00%) Kerberos

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (36.00%) IBM Notes
2 4 (16.00%) JBoss
3 3 (12.00%) Apache
3 3 (12.00%) IIS
3 3 (12.00%) nginx
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle 10gAS
3 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) MS Office
2 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (4.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) IaaS
1 2 (8.00%) PaaS
1 2 (8.00%) SaaS
2 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) LDAP
1 4 (16.00%) SSL
2 3 (12.00%) Kerberos
3 2 (8.00%) WebEx
4 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Analyst
2 12 (48.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 10 (40.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 10 (40.00%) Service Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Middleware Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (8.00%) Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Middleware Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Data Centre Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) DBA
6 1 (4.00%) Incident Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Incident Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Incident Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Problem Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Server Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) Middleware
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (12.00%) User Experience
4 2 (8.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (8.00%) Learning Management System
4 2 (8.00%) SCORM
5 1 (4.00%) Cryptography
5 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (4.00%) e-Learning
5 1 (4.00%) iPhone
5 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Unix
3 2 (8.00%) Android
3 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) ITIL
2 16 (64.00%) Change Management
3 13 (52.00%) Problem Management
4 10 (40.00%) Service Management
5 7 (28.00%) Trend Analysis
6 3 (12.00%) Identity Management
6 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (8.00%) ITSM
7 2 (8.00%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (8.00%) Open Source
7 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
8 1 (4.00%) Data Migration
8 1 (4.00%) DevOps
8 1 (4.00%) High Availability
8 1 (4.00%) ITIL V3
8 1 (4.00%) Migration
8 1 (4.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 1 (4.00%) Time Management
8 1 (4.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) Java
1 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (12.00%) Perl
2 3 (12.00%) Python
3 1 (4.00%) C++
3 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) MCP
2 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (12.00%) SCCM
3 1 (4.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (36.00%) Lotus
3 5 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (8.00%) Saba
5 1 (4.00%) Apple
5 1 (4.00%) AppSense
5 1 (4.00%) BMC
5 1 (4.00%) HP
5 1 (4.00%) IBM
5 1 (4.00%) Intel Security
5 1 (4.00%) Remedy
5 1 (4.00%) Thales