The table below looks at the statistics for Incident Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Incident Management over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Incident Management
Rank 88 94 89
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 50 27 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.80% 1.07% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.17% 1.34% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 5 14
Median daily rate £450 £365 £248
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% +47.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £229 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £422 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 2
Median hourly rate £11.34 £10.73 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% -24.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.61 £9.94 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.22 £11.08 £16.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £16.08
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +5.72%
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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2304 2012 1743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 83.06% 79.37% 72.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1410 1121 1006
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 78 91
Median hourly rate £19.61 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.63% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.39 £11.26 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

Incident Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Incident Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Incident Management Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Incident Management
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Incident Management Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Incident Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Incident Management across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Incident Management Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Incident Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Incident Management Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Incident Management
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Shropshire +16 20 £390 +6.84%
Coventry -6 11 £433 +147.20% 2
Birmingham -8 7 £475 +13.77% 4
Warwickshire +4 5 £450 -
Worcestershire +1 1 - - 1
Walsall - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £425 -
Incident Management
England

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Incident Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Incident Management.

1 41 (48.81%) ITIL
2 25 (29.76%) Service Management
3 24 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 24 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 21 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 16 (19.05%) Firewall
5 16 (19.05%) Information Security
6 15 (17.86%) Windows
6 15 (17.86%) Cybersecurity
7 14 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
7 14 (16.67%) Change Management
8 13 (15.48%) Service Delivery
8 13 (15.48%) Linux
8 13 (15.48%) Unix
9 11 (13.10%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (11.90%) VPN
10 10 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (10.71%) SIEM
11 9 (10.71%) Risk Management
12 8 (9.52%) Business Continuity
12 8 (9.52%) Remedy
12 8 (9.52%) SLA
12 8 (9.52%) Microsoft
12 8 (9.52%) ITIL V3
12 8 (9.52%) Intrusion Detection
13 7 (8.33%) Data Analysis
13 7 (8.33%) RMADS
13 7 (8.33%) Information Assurance
13 7 (8.33%) Cisco

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.57%) IBM Notes
2 2 (2.38%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (2.38%) SAS
3 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.19%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.19%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.38%) MS Office
3 1 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) assyst
1 2 (2.38%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.19%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.57%) SaaS
2 2 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.19%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 16 (19.05%) Firewall
2 10 (11.90%) VPN
3 8 (9.52%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (8.33%) LAN
5 6 (7.14%) WAN
6 4 (4.76%) OSPF
7 3 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (3.57%) SAN
7 3 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (3.57%) Wireless
7 3 (3.57%) WLAN
8 2 (2.38%) BIG-IP
8 2 (2.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (2.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (2.38%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (2.38%) S/MIME
8 2 (2.38%) SNMP
8 2 (2.38%) SSL
8 2 (2.38%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.19%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.14%) Big Data
1 6 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.38%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.38%) MySQL
2 2 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (2.38%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (2.38%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.19%) DataStage
3 1 (1.19%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Ant
General
1 3 (3.57%) Finance
1 3 (3.57%) Marketing
2 1 (1.19%) Back Office
2 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (26.19%) Analyst
2 15 (17.86%) Incident Manager
3 10 (11.90%) Security Manager
4 8 (9.52%) Service Analyst
5 7 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 7 (8.33%) Major Incident Manager
5 7 (8.33%) Security Analyst
5 7 (8.33%) Service Manager
6 6 (7.14%) Operational Security Manager
6 6 (7.14%) Security Operations Manager
6 6 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (4.76%) Administrator
7 4 (4.76%) Network Engineer
7 4 (4.76%) Operations Analyst
8 3 (3.57%) Developer
8 3 (3.57%) Environment Manager
8 3 (3.57%) Incident Analyst
8 3 (3.57%) Information Manager
8 3 (3.57%) Information Security Manager
8 3 (3.57%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.57%) .NET
1 3 (3.57%) ADO.NET
1 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET
1 3 (3.57%) HTML
1 3 (3.57%) HTML5
1 3 (3.57%) Middleware
1 3 (3.57%) WCF
1 3 (3.57%) WPF
2 2 (2.38%) SOAP
2 2 (2.38%) XML
2 2 (2.38%) XMPP
3 1 (1.19%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.95%) Private Cloud
3 4 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.76%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.57%) Economics
5 2 (2.38%) CESG
5 2 (2.38%) CMDB
5 2 (2.38%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (2.38%) PKI
5 2 (2.38%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.19%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.19%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.19%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.86%) Windows
2 13 (15.48%) Linux
2 13 (15.48%) Unix
3 3 (3.57%) Mac OS X
3 3 (3.57%) MVS
3 3 (3.57%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.57%) Windows XP
4 2 (2.38%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (48.81%) ITIL
2 25 (29.76%) Service Management
3 24 (28.57%) Problem Management
4 16 (19.05%) Information Security
5 15 (17.86%) Cybersecurity
6 14 (16.67%) Change Management
6 14 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
7 13 (15.48%) Service Delivery
8 10 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (10.71%) Risk Management
9 9 (10.71%) SIEM
10 8 (9.52%) Business Continuity
10 8 (9.52%) ITIL V3
11 7 (8.33%) Data Analysis
11 7 (8.33%) Disk Encryption
11 7 (8.33%) Identity Access Management
11 7 (8.33%) Information Assurance
11 7 (8.33%) ITSM
11 7 (8.33%) Malware Analysis
12 5 (5.95%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.76%) SQL
2 3 (3.57%) C#
2 3 (3.57%) C++
3 2 (2.38%) Java
3 2 (2.38%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.38%) Python
3 2 (2.38%) R
Qualifications
1 24 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 21 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 11 (13.10%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (8.33%) CCNA
5 6 (7.14%) CCSA
5 6 (7.14%) CEH
5 6 (7.14%) GCFA
5 6 (7.14%) GCIH
5 6 (7.14%) MCP
6 5 (5.95%) CCNP
7 3 (3.57%) A+ Certification
8 2 (2.38%) CISSP
8 2 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.38%) SAS Certification
9 1 (1.19%) CCDA
9 1 (1.19%) CCDP
9 1 (1.19%) CCIE
9 1 (1.19%) CCVP
9 1 (1.19%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.52%) SLA
2 7 (8.33%) RMADS
3 5 (5.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (5.95%) PCI DSS
4 3 (3.57%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 3 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.38%) Postfix
2 2 (2.38%) Sendmail
2 2 (2.38%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.19%) DFS Replication
3 1 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (8.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (1.19%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (1.19%) SCCM
2 1 (1.19%) SCDPM
2 1 (1.19%) SCOM
2 1 (1.19%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.19%) SCSM
2 1 (1.19%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.19%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (9.52%) Microsoft
1 8 (9.52%) Remedy
2 7 (8.33%) Cisco
3 6 (7.14%) CheckPoint
3 6 (7.14%) Oracle
4 4 (4.76%) Aruba
4 4 (4.76%) Fortinet
4 4 (4.76%) ServiceNow
5 3 (3.57%) Blue Coat
5 3 (3.57%) BMC
5 3 (3.57%) F5
5 3 (3.57%) HP
5 3 (3.57%) Juniper
5 3 (3.57%) Lotus
6 2 (2.38%) IBM
6 2 (2.38%) Intel Security
6 2 (2.38%) Riverbed
6 2 (2.38%) Teradata
6 2 (2.38%) TOWER Software
7 1 (1.19%) Splunk
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