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 31 July 2016 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
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Incident Management
Rank 55 50 58
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 15 21 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.92% 2.15% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 2.58% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 3
Median daily rate £300 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £324 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £325 £290
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
-12.30% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 2
Median hourly rate £62.50 £16.16 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+286.75% +7.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%
Incident Management
North West

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
656 813 614
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.99% 83.21% 76.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 463 495 320
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 28 32
Median hourly rate £62.50 £33.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.39% -2.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 31 July 2016.

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 31 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +3 6 £140 - 1
Knutsford - 4 £451 -
Macclesfield +2 2 - -
Incident Management
North West

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2016, 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 13 (44.83%) Change Management
2 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 11 (37.93%) Banking
2 11 (37.93%) Problem Management
3 9 (31.03%) ITIL
4 7 (24.14%) Windows
5 6 (20.69%) SQL
5 6 (20.69%) Linux
5 6 (20.69%) JBoss
5 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
5 6 (20.69%) Splunk
6 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
6 5 (17.24%) Knowledge Management
6 5 (17.24%) Unix
7 4 (13.79%) Service Management
7 4 (13.79%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (13.79%) Project Management
7 4 (13.79%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (13.79%) Windows 8
7 4 (13.79%) DevOps
8 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (10.34%) ServiceNow
8 3 (10.34%) Trend Analysis
8 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
8 3 (10.34%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (10.34%) iPhone
8 3 (10.34%) Matrix Organization
8 3 (10.34%) BMC
8 3 (10.34%) Lotus
8 3 (10.34%) Apple

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 6 (20.69%) JBoss
2 3 (10.34%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Wireless
2 1 (3.45%) DHCP
2 1 (3.45%) DNS
2 1 (3.45%) SAN
2 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.45%) VoIP
General
1 11 (37.93%) Banking
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Consultant
2 6 (20.69%) Service Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Splunk Consultant
3 5 (17.24%) Unix Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Cutover Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Linux Support
4 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Unix Support
5 2 (6.90%) Unix Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.34%) Blackberry
1 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
1 3 (10.34%) iPhone
2 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) CESG
3 1 (3.45%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (3.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Linux
3 5 (17.24%) Unix
3 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
4 4 (13.79%) Windows 8
5 3 (10.34%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Change Management
2 11 (37.93%) Problem Management
3 9 (31.03%) ITIL
4 5 (17.24%) Knowledge Management
5 4 (13.79%) DevOps
5 4 (13.79%) Project Management
5 4 (13.79%) Service Management
6 3 (10.34%) ITSM
6 3 (10.34%) Matrix Organization
6 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
6 3 (10.34%) Trend Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) Migration
7 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (3.45%) Information Security
8 1 (3.45%) Portfolio Management
8 1 (3.45%) Protective Monitoring
8 1 (3.45%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (3.45%) Security Architecture
8 1 (3.45%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (10.34%) MCP
3 2 (6.90%) CCNA
3 2 (6.90%) CCNP
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.45%) CLAS
4 1 (3.45%) HND
4 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (3.45%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) vSphere
2 1 (3.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (3.45%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) vRealize
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
1 6 (20.69%) Splunk
2 3 (10.34%) Apple
2 3 (10.34%) BMC
2 3 (10.34%) Cisco
2 3 (10.34%) Lotus
2 3 (10.34%) Remedy
2 3 (10.34%) ServiceNow
2 3 (10.34%) VMware
3 2 (6.90%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix
4 1 (3.45%) Sun