The table below looks at the statistics for Incident Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Incident Management over the 3 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Incident Management
Rank 107 92 96
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 31 37 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.95% 1.30% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 1.78% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 20
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£325 £150 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+116.66% -50.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £110 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £375 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £308
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 6
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £12.56 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £17.33 £20.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £16.50 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-4.69% +29.41%
Incident Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2386 2077 2015
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 73.39% 73.19% 66.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1412 1041 1026
Average daily rate £375 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 112 100
Average hourly rate £22.50 £25.04 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.14% -5.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.67 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.90 £72.53
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Incident Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Incident Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Incident Management
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 Management across the North West region.

Incident Management Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Incident Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Incident Management across the North West region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Incident Management Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Incident Management
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 Management across the North West region.

Incident Management Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Incident Management
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
Manchester -17 14 £139 +2.58% 10
Cheshire +6 9 £425 +15.64% 2
Lancashire - 4 £325 - 1
Merseyside - - - -
Incident Management
England

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 25 (37.88%) Windows
2 24 (36.36%) ITIL
3 21 (31.82%) Service Management
4 18 (27.27%) SLA
4 18 (27.27%) Problem Management
5 13 (19.70%) Microsoft
6 12 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 11 (16.67%) MS Office
7 11 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 11 (16.67%) Finance
8 9 (13.64%) Security Cleared
9 8 (12.12%) SC Cleared
10 7 (10.61%) Management Information System
10 7 (10.61%) Change Management
10 7 (10.61%) HP
10 7 (10.61%) Citrix
10 7 (10.61%) Intranet
11 6 (9.09%) CICS
11 6 (9.09%) Oracle
11 6 (9.09%) Windows NT
12 5 (7.58%) Information Security
12 5 (7.58%) VMware
12 5 (7.58%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (7.58%) ITSM
12 5 (7.58%) Risk Management
12 5 (7.58%) Project Management
12 5 (7.58%) CISSP
12 5 (7.58%) UNIX
12 5 (7.58%) Active Directory
12 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 6 (9.09%) CICS
2 4 (6.06%) WebLogic
2 4 (6.06%) IIS
3 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.55%) Documentum
4 1 (1.52%) JBoss
4 1 (1.52%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.52%) Apache
4 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 11 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.52%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.61%) Intranet
2 2 (3.03%) Network Security
2 2 (3.03%) Firewall
3 1 (1.52%) LDAP
3 1 (1.52%) FTP
3 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.52%) DNS
3 1 (1.52%) Internet
3 1 (1.52%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.55%) BODI
2 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 11 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Retail
3 3 (4.55%) Banking
3 3 (4.55%) Retail Banking
4 2 (3.03%) Local Government
5 1 (1.52%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.52%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 29 (43.94%) Analyst
2 16 (24.24%) Service Analyst
2 16 (24.24%) Service Desk Analyst
3 10 (15.15%) 1st Line Support
4 6 (9.09%) Incident Manager
5 4 (6.06%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (4.55%) Information Security Consultant
6 3 (4.55%) Problem Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) Consultant
6 3 (4.55%) Support Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Help Desk Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Desktop Support
6 3 (4.55%) Security Consultant
7 2 (3.03%) Major Incident Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Incident Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Security Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.52%) .NET
1 1 (1.52%) HTML
1 1 (1.52%) Middleware
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.55%) Replication
3 3 (4.55%) Open Source
3 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.03%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (3.03%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.03%) GIS
5 1 (1.52%) Tandem
5 1 (1.52%) Clustering
5 1 (1.52%) AS400
5 1 (1.52%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 25 (37.88%) Windows
2 6 (9.09%) Windows NT
3 5 (7.58%) UNIX
4 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (6.06%) Windows XP
4 4 (6.06%) HPUX
4 4 (6.06%) Solaris
4 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.55%) Linux
5 3 (4.55%) AIX
6 1 (1.52%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (36.36%) ITIL
2 21 (31.82%) Service Management
3 18 (27.27%) Problem Management
4 11 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 7 (10.61%) Change Management
6 5 (7.58%) Information Security
6 5 (7.58%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (7.58%) ITSM
6 5 (7.58%) Risk Management
6 5 (7.58%) Project Management
7 4 (6.06%) Time Management
7 4 (6.06%) Release Management
7 4 (6.06%) Knowledge Management
7 4 (6.06%) Migration
8 3 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (4.55%) Security Testing
8 3 (4.55%) Portfolio Management
9 2 (3.03%) Change Control
9 2 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (3.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.03%) SQR
1 2 (3.03%) SQL
2 1 (1.52%) Java
2 1 (1.52%) JCL
2 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 8 (12.12%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.58%) CISSP
4 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.55%) MCTS
4 3 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (3.03%) MCITP
5 2 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.03%) CCA
5 2 (3.03%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (3.03%) CCNA
5 2 (3.03%) MCSE
5 2 (3.03%) MCSA
5 2 (3.03%) MCP
5 2 (3.03%) CISM
5 2 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (27.27%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.58%) Active Directory
1 5 (7.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.03%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.52%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.52%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.52%) Foglight
2 1 (1.52%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (1.52%) SCCM
2 1 (1.52%) SCOM
2 1 (1.52%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 13 (19.70%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.61%) HP
2 7 (10.61%) Citrix
3 6 (9.09%) Oracle
4 5 (7.58%) VMware
5 4 (6.06%) Cisco
5 4 (6.06%) McAfee
5 4 (6.06%) Sophos
6 3 (4.55%) Business Objects
6 3 (4.55%) Compuware
6 3 (4.55%) F5
7 1 (1.52%) SAP
7 1 (1.52%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.52%) Symantec
7 1 (1.52%) Remedy
7 1 (1.52%) CA
7 1 (1.52%) Lotus
7 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.52%) IBM
7 1 (1.52%) Sun
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