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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Incident Management over the 3 months to 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Incident Management
Rank 96 74 98
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +24
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 19 45 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.78% 1.80% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 2.41% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 25 5
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£325 £338 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £190 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £420 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.69% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £11.75
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +48.93%
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
1830 1869 1388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 75.31% 74.61% 68.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1113 1003 702
Average daily rate £400 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 130 59
Average hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% -27.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £25.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+22.00% -19.35%

Incident Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Incident Management across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 August 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
Birmingham -2 9 £271 -22.68% 2
Warwickshire +6 4 £488 -2.50% 2
Shropshire - 2 £150 -
Worcestershire -1 1 - -
Staffordshire -8 1 £350 -5.40%
Incident Management
England

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 26 (57.78%) ITIL
2 11 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (17.78%) Cisco
3 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
3 8 (17.78%) Service Delivery
4 7 (15.56%) Change Management
4 7 (15.56%) Firewall
4 7 (15.56%) Problem Management
4 7 (15.56%) CheckPoint
4 7 (15.56%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (15.56%) WAN
5 6 (13.33%) LAN
5 6 (13.33%) CCNP
5 6 (13.33%) Windows
5 6 (13.33%) Service Management
5 6 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (11.11%) F5
6 5 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (11.11%) Network Security
6 5 (11.11%) Time Management
6 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 5 (11.11%) Banking
6 5 (11.11%) CCNA
6 5 (11.11%) CSS
6 5 (11.11%) Remedy
6 5 (11.11%) Project Management
7 4 (8.89%) McAfee
7 4 (8.89%) Blue Coat
7 4 (8.89%) Network Design
7 4 (8.89%) SCADA

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

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.44%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Office
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.56%) WAN
1 7 (15.56%) Firewall
2 6 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (13.33%) LAN
3 5 (11.11%) Network Security
4 4 (8.89%) BIG-IP
4 4 (8.89%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (8.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (8.89%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (6.67%) VoIP
5 3 (6.67%) VPN
5 3 (6.67%) OSPF
6 2 (4.44%) MPLS
6 2 (4.44%) WLAN
6 2 (4.44%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (4.44%) NAS
6 2 (4.44%) DMVPN
7 1 (2.22%) WebEx
7 1 (2.22%) Unified Communications
7 1 (2.22%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
1 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (11.11%) Banking
2 4 (8.89%) Investment Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.22%) Finance
4 1 (2.22%) Automotive
4 1 (2.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (17.78%) Analyst
2 7 (15.56%) Network Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Incident Manager
4 5 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Service Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Network Support
5 4 (8.89%) Delivery Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Network Support Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Services Delivery Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Major Incident Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Project Officer
6 3 (6.67%) Project Support Officer
7 2 (4.44%) Security Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.44%) Service Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) CSS
2 2 (4.44%) jQuery
2 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (4.44%) 802.1X
2 2 (4.44%) .NET
2 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.89%) SCADA
3 2 (4.44%) Life Science
4 1 (2.22%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.22%) Telematics
4 1 (2.22%) User Experience
4 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.22%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
2 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (57.78%) ITIL
2 8 (17.78%) Service Delivery
3 7 (15.56%) Change Management
3 7 (15.56%) Problem Management
4 6 (13.33%) Service Management
5 5 (11.11%) Project Management
5 5 (11.11%) Time Management
5 5 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (8.89%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (8.89%) WAN Optimisation
6 4 (8.89%) SIEM
6 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (8.89%) Network Design
7 3 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (4.44%) Patch Management
8 2 (4.44%) SDLC
8 2 (4.44%) Cyber Security
8 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.44%) Scrum
8 2 (4.44%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) C#
1 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
1 2 (4.44%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (13.33%) CCNP
3 5 (11.11%) CCNA
3 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.44%) CEH
4 2 (4.44%) Degree
4 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.44%) GIAC
5 1 (2.22%) CCVP
5 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.22%) CCDA
5 1 (2.22%) CCDP
5 1 (2.22%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) SLA
2 2 (4.44%) QA
3 1 (2.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.44%) Snort
1 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.22%) vSphere
2 1 (2.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (4.44%) Backup Exec
1 2 (4.44%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Cisco
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.56%) CheckPoint
3 5 (11.11%) Remedy
3 5 (11.11%) F5
4 4 (8.89%) McAfee
4 4 (8.89%) Blue Coat
4 4 (8.89%) Fortinet
5 3 (6.67%) VMware
5 3 (6.67%) Citrix
6 2 (4.44%) IBM
6 2 (4.44%) BMC
6 2 (4.44%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle
7 1 (2.22%) Panasonic
7 1 (2.22%) Veeam
7 1 (2.22%) Sourcefire
7 1 (2.22%) Nokia
7 1 (2.22%) Lotus
7 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
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