The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Incident Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Incident Analyst
England / North West
Rank - 157 148
Contract jobs requiring an Incident Analyst 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.026% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.028% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £131
UK excluding London median daily rate £265 £600 £235
% change year-on-year
-55.83% +155.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £14.25 -
% change year-on-year
+145.61% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2489 3585 3186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.75% 94.89% 94.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1575 2128 1723
Median daily rate £375 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 194 200
Median hourly rate £17.50 £29.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.65% +52.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £48.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Incident Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North West region that featured Incident Analyst in the job title.

Incident Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Incident Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Incident Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Incident Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Incident Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Incident Analyst Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, Incident Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region featuring Incident Analyst in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) GIAC
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) GCFA
2 2 (66.67%) CEH
2 2 (66.67%) SANS
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Incident Response Team
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management

Incident Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Cyberthreat
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CEH
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) GCFA
1 2 (66.67%) GIAC
1 2 (66.67%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Incident Response Team