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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Incident Management
North West / Cheshire
Rank 38 66 52
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -14
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 10 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.98% 1.07% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 1.29% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 2
Median daily rate £130 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-67.50% +4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £306 £377
10% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £538 £389
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £338 £323
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 8
Median hourly rate £19.38 £17.64 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.86% -0.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.88 £17.53 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.88 £17.74 £19.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-7.57% +26.92%

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
408 773 631
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 80.63% 82.85% 80.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 480 392
Median daily rate £413 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £529
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 34 34
Median hourly rate £42.48 £22.54 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.44% -45.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £18.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.95 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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
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 27 February 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 +32 6 £130 -77.39%
Macclesfield - 2 £198 -
Chester +9 1 - -
Incident Management
North West

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 21 (84.00%) ITIL
2 18 (72.00%) Change Management
3 15 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (56.00%) Problem Management
5 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
6 11 (44.00%) Service Management
7 10 (40.00%) Lotus
7 10 (40.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 10 (40.00%) MS Office
7 10 (40.00%) IBM Notes
8 9 (36.00%) Windows
8 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
8 9 (36.00%) Trend Analysis
9 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
9 7 (28.00%) MCP
10 4 (16.00%) Oracle
10 4 (16.00%) LDAP
10 4 (16.00%) SSL
10 4 (16.00%) Windows XP
10 4 (16.00%) Blackberry
11 3 (12.00%) JBoss
11 3 (12.00%) Identity Management
11 3 (12.00%) Oracle 10gAS
11 3 (12.00%) Kerberos
11 3 (12.00%) Middleware
11 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
11 3 (12.00%) Apache
11 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
11 3 (12.00%) Python
11 3 (12.00%) WebLogic

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 10 (40.00%) IBM Notes
2 3 (12.00%) Apache
2 3 (12.00%) IIS
2 3 (12.00%) JBoss
2 3 (12.00%) nginx
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle 10gAS
2 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (40.00%) MS Office
2 3 (12.00%) 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
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 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 1 (4.00%) Banking
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Analyst
1 15 (60.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 13 (52.00%) Service Analyst
3 11 (44.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Middleware Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Middleware Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (4.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.00%) Data Centre Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) DBA
6 1 (4.00%) Incident Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle DBA
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 Officer
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) Middleware
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 15 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (16.00%) Blackberry
4 3 (12.00%) iPhone
4 3 (12.00%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (12.00%) User Experience
5 2 (8.00%) Learning Management System
5 2 (8.00%) SCORM
6 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (4.00%) e-Learning
6 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
6 1 (4.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (12.00%) Unix
3 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (8.00%) Android
4 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) ITIL
2 18 (72.00%) Change Management
3 14 (56.00%) Problem Management
4 11 (44.00%) Service Management
5 9 (36.00%) Trend Analysis
6 3 (12.00%) Identity Management
6 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
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 3 (12.00%) Java
1 3 (12.00%) Perl
1 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (12.00%) Python
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 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (8.00%) SCCM
3 1 (4.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (40.00%) Lotus
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle
4 2 (8.00%) Citrix
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%) Intel Security
5 1 (4.00%) Remedy