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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Incident Management
England / West Midlands
Rank 87 87 72
Rank change year-on-year
0 -15
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 38 31 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.58% 1.29% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 1.59% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 17
Median daily rate £425 £230 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+84.78% -8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £136 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £310 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 5
Median hourly rate £10.50 £10.73 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.14% -10.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £15.73
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.92%

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
1909 1954 1552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.24% 81.48% 72.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1188 1058 939
Median daily rate £417 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 66 95
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.43 £11.08 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.65 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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
Birmingham -3 10 £475 +120.93%
Coventry -14 10 £433 +147.20%
Shropshire +20 8 £413 - 4
Warwickshire +1 5 £400 - 1
Staffordshire - 2 £463 -
Worcestershire +6 1 £425 - 1
Incident Management
England

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 48 (55.17%) ITIL
2 34 (39.08%) Problem Management
3 25 (28.74%) Security Cleared
4 23 (26.44%) SC Cleared
4 23 (26.44%) Service Management
4 23 (26.44%) Change Management
5 21 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (21.84%) Linux
7 16 (18.39%) Cybersecurity
8 15 (17.24%) Information Security
8 15 (17.24%) Windows
9 14 (16.09%) HP
9 14 (16.09%) Firewall
9 14 (16.09%) Root Cause Analysis
10 13 (14.94%) IBM
11 12 (13.79%) Unix
12 11 (12.64%) Dell
12 11 (12.64%) SAN
13 10 (11.49%) Cisco Certification
13 10 (11.49%) Network Security
13 10 (11.49%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (10.34%) SIEM
14 9 (10.34%) Intrusion Detection
14 9 (10.34%) Microsoft
14 9 (10.34%) VPN
14 9 (10.34%) SLA
14 9 (10.34%) Remedy
14 9 (10.34%) Service Delivery
14 9 (10.34%) Migration
14 9 (10.34%) Risk Management

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 (3.45%) IBM Notes
2 2 (2.30%) SAS
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.30%) MS Office
3 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.30%) assyst
3 1 (1.15%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.15%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.09%) Firewall
2 11 (12.64%) SAN
3 10 (11.49%) Network Security
4 9 (10.34%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (10.34%) VPN
5 5 (5.75%) WAN
6 4 (4.60%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (3.45%) LAN
7 3 (3.45%) OSPF
7 3 (3.45%) Wireless
8 2 (2.30%) BIG-IP
8 2 (2.30%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (2.30%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (2.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (2.30%) S/MIME
8 2 (2.30%) SNMP
8 2 (2.30%) SSL
9 1 (1.15%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (1.15%) DMVPN
9 1 (1.15%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.90%) Big Data
1 6 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.30%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.30%) MySQL
2 2 (2.30%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (2.30%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (2.30%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.15%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Ant
General
1 8 (9.20%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.90%) Finance
3 5 (5.75%) Electronics
4 4 (4.60%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.60%) Retail
5 1 (1.15%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (20.69%) Analyst
2 13 (14.94%) Incident Manager
3 12 (13.79%) Architect
4 9 (10.34%) Security Manager
5 8 (9.20%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 8 (9.20%) Security Analyst
5 8 (9.20%) Technical Architect
6 7 (8.05%) Major Incident Manager
7 6 (6.90%) Operational Security Manager
7 6 (6.90%) Security Operations Manager
7 6 (6.90%) Service Manager
8 5 (5.75%) Service Analyst
9 4 (4.60%) Network Engineer
9 4 (4.60%) Operations Analyst
9 4 (4.60%) Storage Architect
10 3 (3.45%) Administrator
10 3 (3.45%) Developer
10 3 (3.45%) Environment Manager
10 3 (3.45%) Incident Analyst
10 3 (3.45%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.45%) .NET
1 3 (3.45%) ADO.NET
1 3 (3.45%) ASP.NET
1 3 (3.45%) HTML
1 3 (3.45%) HTML5
1 3 (3.45%) WCF
1 3 (3.45%) WPF
2 2 (2.30%) SOAP
2 2 (2.30%) XML
2 2 (2.30%) XMPP
3 1 (1.15%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.75%) CLARiiON
2 5 (5.75%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.75%) Symmetrix DMX
3 4 (4.60%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.60%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.60%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (3.45%) HP Storage
5 2 (2.30%) CESG
5 2 (2.30%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (2.30%) PKI
5 2 (2.30%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.30%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.15%) CMDB
6 1 (1.15%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.15%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (21.84%) Linux
2 15 (17.24%) Windows
3 12 (13.79%) Unix
4 2 (2.30%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.30%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.15%) HPUX
5 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (55.17%) ITIL
2 34 (39.08%) Problem Management
3 23 (26.44%) Change Management
3 23 (26.44%) Service Management
4 16 (18.39%) Cybersecurity
5 15 (17.24%) Information Security
6 14 (16.09%) Root Cause Analysis
7 10 (11.49%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (10.34%) Escalation Management
8 9 (10.34%) Migration
8 9 (10.34%) Risk Management
8 9 (10.34%) Service Delivery
8 9 (10.34%) SIEM
9 8 (9.20%) Business Continuity
9 8 (9.20%) Malware Analysis
10 7 (8.05%) Disk Encryption
10 7 (8.05%) Forensic Analysis
10 7 (8.05%) Identity Access Management
10 7 (8.05%) Information Assurance
10 7 (8.05%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.90%) SQL
2 3 (3.45%) C#
2 3 (3.45%) C++
3 2 (2.30%) Java
3 2 (2.30%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.30%) Python
3 2 (2.30%) R
Qualifications
1 25 (28.74%) Security Cleared
2 23 (26.44%) SC Cleared
3 10 (11.49%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (8.05%) CCNA
4 7 (8.05%) Degree
5 6 (6.90%) CCSA
5 6 (6.90%) CEH
5 6 (6.90%) GCFA
5 6 (6.90%) GCIH
5 6 (6.90%) MCP
6 4 (4.60%) CCNP
7 2 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.30%) SAS Certification
8 1 (1.15%) CCDA
8 1 (1.15%) CCDP
8 1 (1.15%) CCVP
8 1 (1.15%) CISSP
8 1 (1.15%) MCITP
8 1 (1.15%) MCTS
8 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.34%) SLA
2 7 (8.05%) RMADS
3 4 (4.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (4.60%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.30%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (1.15%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (6.90%) Hyper-V
1 6 (6.90%) Virtual Machines
1 6 (6.90%) VMware ESX
1 6 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.75%) SRDF
3 2 (2.30%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.30%) Postfix
3 2 (2.30%) Sendmail
3 2 (2.30%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (8.05%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (1.15%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 14 (16.09%) HP
2 13 (14.94%) IBM
3 11 (12.64%) Dell
4 9 (10.34%) Microsoft
4 9 (10.34%) Remedy
5 8 (9.20%) CheckPoint
5 8 (9.20%) Cisco
5 8 (9.20%) EMC
5 8 (9.20%) Oracle
6 6 (6.90%) 3PAR
6 6 (6.90%) VMware
7 5 (5.75%) Brocade
7 5 (5.75%) Fortinet
7 5 (5.75%) NetApp
8 4 (4.60%) Aruba
8 4 (4.60%) F5
8 4 (4.60%) ServiceNow
9 3 (3.45%) Blue Coat
9 3 (3.45%) BMC
9 3 (3.45%) Lotus
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £372.00 - £418.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago