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 6 March 2015 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Incident Management
Rank 109 91 79
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -12
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 37 39 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.10% 1.45% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 2.01% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 11
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£213 £323 £135
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.10% +138.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £281 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £526 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £335 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.47% +11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 5 3
Average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.73% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.30 £17.25 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-28.69% +43.75%
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
2483 1939 1609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 73.96% 72.22% 69.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1399 1005 818
Average daily rate £400 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 115 87
Average hourly rate £37.00 £33.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% +24.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £12.62 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £46.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 2015. 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
Cheshire +5 14 £383 +17.69% 2
Manchester -11 14 £160 -45.53% 8
Lancashire -9 2 £213 -58.12%
Merseyside -14 1 - - 1
Incident Management
England

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 34 (50.75%) Windows
2 22 (32.84%) Service Management
2 22 (32.84%) SLA
3 21 (31.34%) ITIL
4 14 (20.90%) SC Cleared
4 14 (20.90%) Security Cleared
5 11 (16.42%) Problem Management
5 11 (16.42%) Microsoft
6 10 (14.93%) MS Office
6 10 (14.93%) MS Excel
7 8 (11.94%) Windows NT
7 8 (11.94%) Windows XP
7 8 (11.94%) Citrix
7 8 (11.94%) Active Directory
7 8 (11.94%) Service Delivery
8 7 (10.45%) Finance
8 7 (10.45%) CICS
9 6 (8.96%) HTML
9 6 (8.96%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (7.46%) VMware
10 5 (7.46%) Risk Management
10 5 (7.46%) Banking
10 5 (7.46%) HP
10 5 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (5.97%) Release Management
11 4 (5.97%) XenApp
11 4 (5.97%) Intranet
11 4 (5.97%) Internet
11 4 (5.97%) Oracle
11 4 (5.97%) ITSM

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 7 (10.45%) CICS
2 3 (4.48%) Documentum
2 3 (4.48%) WebLogic
2 3 (4.48%) IIS
3 2 (2.99%) IBM Notes
3 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.99%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.49%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (14.93%) MS Office
1 10 (14.93%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.49%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) Intranet
1 4 (5.97%) Internet
2 2 (2.99%) Broadband
2 2 (2.99%) DHCP
2 2 (2.99%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.48%) SQL Server
1 3 (4.48%) BODI
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.49%) Cognos Transformer
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.49%) Cognos Powerplay
2 1 (1.49%) Cognos Impromptu
2 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.49%) DTS
2 1 (1.49%) ReportNet
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Subversion
1 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (10.45%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Banking
3 3 (4.48%) Retail
3 3 (4.48%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.99%) Local Government
5 1 (1.49%) Back Office
5 1 (1.49%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (41.79%) Analyst
2 20 (29.85%) Service Analyst
2 20 (29.85%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (11.94%) 1st Line Support
4 7 (10.45%) Support Engineer
5 5 (7.46%) Desktop Support
5 5 (7.46%) Incident Manager
5 5 (7.46%) IT Support
5 5 (7.46%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) Help Desk Analyst
7 2 (2.99%) Support Analyst
7 2 (2.99%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (2.99%) Team Leader
7 2 (2.99%) Service Manager
7 2 (2.99%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 2 (2.99%) Help Desk Support
7 2 (2.99%) Service Desk Manager
7 2 (2.99%) Citrix Engineer
7 2 (2.99%) Problem Manager
7 2 (2.99%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.96%) HTML
2 2 (2.99%) HTML5
2 2 (2.99%) AngularJS
2 2 (2.99%) Web Services
2 2 (2.99%) XML
2 2 (2.99%) WSDL
2 2 (2.99%) Java EE
2 2 (2.99%) JSON
2 2 (2.99%) jQuery
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.49%) .NET
3 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.97%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.48%) GIS
3 2 (2.99%) Replication
3 2 (2.99%) Smartphone
3 2 (2.99%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.99%) iPhone
3 2 (2.99%) iPad
4 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.49%) Statistics
4 1 (1.49%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 34 (50.75%) Windows
2 8 (11.94%) Windows NT
2 8 (11.94%) Windows XP
3 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (4.48%) HPUX
3 3 (4.48%) Solaris
3 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.48%) UNIX
4 2 (2.99%) Mac OS
4 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.99%) Linux
4 2 (2.99%) AIX
4 2 (2.99%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.84%) Service Management
2 21 (31.34%) ITIL
3 11 (16.42%) Problem Management
4 8 (11.94%) Service Delivery
5 6 (8.96%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (7.46%) Risk Management
7 4 (5.97%) ITSM
7 4 (5.97%) Release Management
8 3 (4.48%) Project Management
8 3 (4.48%) Time Management
8 3 (4.48%) Supplier Management
8 3 (4.48%) Knowledge Management
8 3 (4.48%) Migration
8 3 (4.48%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.48%) Change Management
8 3 (4.48%) PRINCE2
8 3 (4.48%) Portfolio Management
9 2 (2.99%) Change Control
9 2 (2.99%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (2.99%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.99%) C
1 2 (2.99%) C++
1 2 (2.99%) Java
1 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
1 2 (2.99%) Objective-C
2 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.49%) SQL
2 1 (1.49%) VBScript
2 1 (1.49%) VB
2 1 (1.49%) JCL
Qualifications
1 14 (20.90%) SC Cleared
1 14 (20.90%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.99%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.49%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (32.84%) SLA
2 2 (2.99%) QA
System Software
1 8 (11.94%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.97%) XenApp
4 3 (4.48%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.99%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (2.99%) XenServer
6 1 (1.49%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (1.49%) vSphere
6 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (16.42%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.94%) Citrix
3 5 (7.46%) VMware
3 5 (7.46%) HP
4 4 (5.97%) Oracle
5 3 (4.48%) Business Objects
5 3 (4.48%) Cisco
5 3 (4.48%) Compuware
5 3 (4.48%) F5
6 2 (2.99%) Lotus
7 1 (1.49%) AppSense
7 1 (1.49%) Teradata
7 1 (1.49%) Google
7 1 (1.49%) SAP
7 1 (1.49%) Cognos
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