The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North West region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Incident Management
Rank 107 100 110
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 25 27 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.85% 1.06% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 1.49% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 10
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£200 £239 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.14% +8.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £140 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £422 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £303 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.83% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 £10.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -41.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £12.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+45.83% -20.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2056 1817 2072
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 69.69% 71.31% 65.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1111 883 1079
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £465 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 83 108
Average hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.90 £13.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.75 £72.50 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%
Incident Management
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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 11 July 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 11 July 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 0 12 £139 -0.89% 3
Cheshire +1 11 £250 -7.14% 4
Lancashire -19 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 £505 -
Cumbria - - - -
Incident Management
England

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 23 (35.38%) ITIL
2 19 (29.23%) Service Management
3 18 (27.69%) Windows
4 16 (24.62%) Change Management
5 14 (21.54%) SQL
6 13 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 13 (20.00%) Finance
7 12 (18.46%) Asset Management
7 12 (18.46%) Configuration Management
8 10 (15.38%) DNS
8 10 (15.38%) Service Delivery
8 10 (15.38%) Firewall
8 10 (15.38%) Problem Management
9 9 (13.85%) Load Balancing
9 9 (13.85%) SC Cleared
9 9 (13.85%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (13.85%) Security Cleared
9 9 (13.85%) SQL Server
10 8 (12.31%) Oracle
10 8 (12.31%) PL/SQL
10 8 (12.31%) Project Management
10 8 (12.31%) ITSM
10 8 (12.31%) Test Scripting
10 8 (12.31%) Capacity Management
11 7 (10.77%) Procure-to-pay
11 7 (10.77%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 7 (10.77%) Oracle EBS R12
11 7 (10.77%) Oracle Applications
11 7 (10.77%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (10.77%) Microsoft Certification

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 5 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 5 (7.69%) CMS
2 4 (6.15%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (4.62%) IIS
4 2 (3.08%) CICS
5 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.54%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.54%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (10.77%) Oracle Applications
1 7 (10.77%) Oracle EBS R12
1 7 (10.77%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 5 (7.69%) Oracle SCM
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.38%) DNS
1 10 (15.38%) Firewall
2 6 (9.23%) DHCP
3 5 (7.69%) LAN
3 5 (7.69%) WAN
3 5 (7.69%) Wireless
3 5 (7.69%) DMZ
3 5 (7.69%) Internet
3 5 (7.69%) BGP
3 5 (7.69%) VLAN
3 5 (7.69%) VPN
3 5 (7.69%) Structured Cabling
4 4 (6.15%) NetScaler
4 4 (6.15%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (6.15%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.08%) HTTP
5 2 (3.08%) Network Security
5 2 (3.08%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.54%) Broadband
6 1 (1.54%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.85%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Metasploit
2 2 (3.08%) ProC
3 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Banking
2 1 (1.54%) Retail
2 1 (1.54%) Marketing
2 1 (1.54%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (27.69%) Analyst
2 12 (18.46%) Service Manager
3 10 (15.38%) Service Analyst
4 8 (12.31%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (10.77%) Oracle Consultant
5 7 (10.77%) Consultant
6 6 (9.23%) Services Delivery Manager
6 6 (9.23%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (6.15%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 4 (6.15%) Service Desk Manager
7 4 (6.15%) Functional Consultant
7 4 (6.15%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (4.62%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Network Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Business Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Desktop Support
8 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Security Specialist
8 3 (4.62%) Technical Specialist
9 2 (3.08%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.15%) .NET
2 1 (1.54%) SOAP
2 1 (1.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) Firmware
1 5 (7.69%) CMDB
2 4 (6.15%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.15%) Clustering
3 3 (4.62%) Open Source
4 2 (3.08%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.08%) PKI
4 2 (3.08%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.54%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.54%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.54%) PACS
5 1 (1.54%) iPad
5 1 (1.54%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 18 (27.69%) Windows
2 9 (13.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (10.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (6.15%) Windows 7
4 4 (6.15%) Windows XP
4 4 (6.15%) Linux
5 3 (4.62%) UNIX
6 2 (3.08%) Windows NT
6 2 (3.08%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.38%) ITIL
2 19 (29.23%) Service Management
3 16 (24.62%) Change Management
4 12 (18.46%) Configuration Management
4 12 (18.46%) Asset Management
5 10 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 10 (15.38%) Problem Management
6 9 (13.85%) Load Balancing
7 8 (12.31%) Test Scripting
7 8 (12.31%) Project Management
7 8 (12.31%) ITSM
7 8 (12.31%) Capacity Management
8 7 (10.77%) Procure-to-pay
9 5 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (7.69%) Risk Management
9 5 (7.69%) Quality Management
9 5 (7.69%) Information Security
10 4 (6.15%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (6.15%) Knowledge Management
10 4 (6.15%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.54%) SQL
2 8 (12.31%) PL/SQL
3 4 (6.15%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.62%) Java
5 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (13.85%) SC Cleared
1 9 (13.85%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (9.23%) MCSE
4 5 (7.69%) CCNP
4 5 (7.69%) CISSP
4 5 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (7.69%) MCITP
5 4 (6.15%) MCTS
6 3 (4.62%) Degree
7 2 (3.08%) HNC
7 2 (3.08%) CEH
7 2 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.08%) CISM
8 1 (1.54%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (1.54%) ISEB
8 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.54%) APMP
8 1 (1.54%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) SLA
2 4 (6.15%) COBIT
3 2 (3.08%) QA
4 1 (1.54%) Basel III
System Software
1 6 (9.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.54%) XenApp
2 1 (1.54%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) CORE IMPACT
2 2 (3.08%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.54%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 13 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.31%) Oracle
3 6 (9.23%) Cisco
4 5 (7.69%) Juniper
5 4 (6.15%) Blue Coat
5 4 (6.15%) F5
6 3 (4.62%) Sourcefire
6 3 (4.62%) IronPort
6 3 (4.62%) CheckPoint
6 3 (4.62%) McAfee
6 3 (4.62%) Sophos
7 2 (3.08%) Altiris
7 2 (3.08%) Lotus
8 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.54%) CA
8 1 (1.54%) HP
8 1 (1.54%) Citrix
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