The table below looks at the statistics for Incident Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Incident Management over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Incident Management
Rank 73 60 68
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +8
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 16 18 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.17% 1.48% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 1.98% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 6
Average daily rate
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£260 £175 £158
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.57% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £127 £140 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £286 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 4
Average hourly rate £13.25 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.28% -5.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +17.24%
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 Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1015 908 994
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 74.52% 74.73% 66.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 630 478 495
Average daily rate £350 £330 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 46 52
Average hourly rate £14.25 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.57% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.40 £34.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

Incident Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Incident Management Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Incident Management
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Incident Management Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Incident Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Incident Management across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Incident Management Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Incident Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Incident Management Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Incident Management
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Management within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - - - - 1
Stockport - - - -
Incident Management
North West

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 18 (52.94%) ITIL
2 11 (32.35%) Service Management
2 11 (32.35%) Finance
3 8 (23.53%) Windows
3 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
4 7 (20.59%) McAfee
4 7 (20.59%) Sophos
5 6 (17.65%) CISSP
5 6 (17.65%) MS Office
5 6 (17.65%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (17.65%) Information Security
5 6 (17.65%) Security Testing
5 6 (17.65%) Problem Management
5 6 (17.65%) Open Source
6 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
6 5 (14.71%) Citrix
6 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
7 4 (11.76%) Test Management
7 4 (11.76%) COBIT
7 4 (11.76%) Knowledge Management
8 3 (8.82%) Sourcefire
8 3 (8.82%) Degree
8 3 (8.82%) CORE IMPACT
8 3 (8.82%) IronPort
8 3 (8.82%) Metasploit
8 3 (8.82%) Capacity Management
8 3 (8.82%) CheckPoint
8 3 (8.82%) Intranet
8 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
8 3 (8.82%) Change Management

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (5.88%) CICS
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Office
2 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle SCM
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Intranet
1 3 (8.82%) Firewall
2 2 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.94%) SAN
3 1 (2.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Metasploit
General
1 11 (32.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Analyst
2 9 (26.47%) Service Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Service Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Consultant
3 4 (11.76%) Service Desk Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Information Security Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Security Specialist
4 3 (8.82%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Technical Specialist
4 3 (8.82%) Services Delivery Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Security Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) IT Security Specialist
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (2.94%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (2.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Open Source
2 2 (5.88%) PKI
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Windows NT
2 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) ITIL
2 11 (32.35%) Service Management
3 6 (17.65%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (17.65%) Information Security
3 6 (17.65%) Security Testing
3 6 (17.65%) Problem Management
4 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
5 4 (11.76%) Test Management
5 4 (11.76%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (8.82%) Capacity Management
6 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
6 3 (8.82%) Change Management
7 2 (5.88%) Identity Management
7 2 (5.88%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.88%) Migration
7 2 (5.88%) Project Management
7 2 (5.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (5.88%) Asset Management
7 2 (5.88%) SIEM
7 2 (5.88%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) SQR
3 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) CISSP
2 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.88%) MCP
3 2 (5.88%) MCSA
3 2 (5.88%) CCA
3 2 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.88%) CCNA
3 2 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (5.88%) CEH
3 2 (5.88%) MCTS
3 2 (5.88%) MCITP
4 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.94%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) COBIT
2 2 (5.88%) SLA
2 2 (5.88%) QA
3 1 (2.94%) Basel III
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
1 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) CORE IMPACT
2 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.94%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) SCOM
2 1 (2.94%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.59%) McAfee
2 7 (20.59%) Sophos
3 5 (14.71%) Citrix
4 3 (8.82%) Sourcefire
4 3 (8.82%) IronPort
4 3 (8.82%) CheckPoint
4 3 (8.82%) Oracle
5 2 (5.88%) VMware
6 1 (2.94%) Symantec
6 1 (2.94%) Remedy
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco
6 1 (2.94%) HP
6 1 (2.94%) Red Hat