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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Incident Management
Rank 98 78 88
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +10
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 27 38 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.06% 1.63% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 2.24% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 19 11
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£350 £351 £100
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.14% +250.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £298 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £650 £286
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.16% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.75 £11.76
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.49% +42.49%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £13.25
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +32.07%
Incident Management
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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
1887 1698 1186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 74.03% 72.66% 70.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1174 888 566
Average daily rate £375 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £255 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £488 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 107 77
Average hourly rate £29.00 £33.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% -12.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -7 13 £365 -27.03% 6
Coventry +4 3 - - 2
Shropshire -6 3 £150 -64.40% 1
Warwickshire 0 1 - - 3
Herefordshire - 1 - -
Incident Management
England

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 30 (53.57%) ITIL
2 16 (28.57%) Windows
3 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
5 11 (19.64%) Problem Management
5 11 (19.64%) Cisco
6 9 (16.07%) Service Delivery
6 9 (16.07%) QA
6 9 (16.07%) Security Cleared
7 8 (14.29%) WAN
8 7 (12.50%) LAN
8 7 (12.50%) MS Office
8 7 (12.50%) Service Management
8 7 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (10.71%) Firewall
9 6 (10.71%) CCNP
9 6 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (10.71%) CheckPoint
9 6 (10.71%) Remedy
10 5 (8.93%) Visual Studio
10 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET
10 5 (8.93%) C#
10 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
10 5 (8.93%) .NET
10 5 (8.93%) MS Exchange
10 5 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (8.93%) Blue Coat
10 5 (8.93%) MVC
10 5 (8.93%) Scrum
10 5 (8.93%) Time Management

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 5 (8.93%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.79%) IIS
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (12.50%) MS Office
2 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) assyst
1 1 (1.79%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.79%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) Office 365
2 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.29%) WAN
2 7 (12.50%) LAN
3 6 (10.71%) Firewall
4 4 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (7.14%) BIG-IP
4 4 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 4 (7.14%) OSPF
4 4 (7.14%) VPN
5 3 (5.36%) MPLS
5 3 (5.36%) Network Security
6 2 (3.57%) DMVPN
6 2 (3.57%) NAS
6 2 (3.57%) Wireless
6 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.57%) VoIP
6 2 (3.57%) WLAN
6 2 (3.57%) 3G
7 1 (1.79%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Visual Studio
1 5 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.79%) Finance
3 1 (1.79%) Automotive
3 1 (1.79%) Local Government
3 1 (1.79%) Banking
3 1 (1.79%) French Language
Job Titles
1 18 (32.14%) Analyst
2 9 (16.07%) Service Analyst
2 9 (16.07%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 7 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Network Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Incident Manager
6 5 (8.93%) Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Service Manager
6 5 (8.93%) Web Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Incident Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Incident Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Major Incident Manager
7 4 (7.14%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Services Delivery Manager
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Support Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Network Support
7 4 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Project Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET
1 5 (8.93%) .NET
1 5 (8.93%) jQuery
1 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (1.79%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.57%) Statistics
2 2 (3.57%) Life Science
3 1 (1.79%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.79%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.79%) Replication
3 1 (1.79%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.79%) Telematics
3 1 (1.79%) iPhone
3 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.57%) Windows
2 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (8.93%) Windows 7
3 4 (7.14%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.57%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.79%) UNIX
5 1 (1.79%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (53.57%) ITIL
2 12 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
3 11 (19.64%) Problem Management
4 9 (16.07%) Service Delivery
5 7 (12.50%) Service Management
6 5 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.93%) MVC
6 5 (8.93%) Scrum
6 5 (8.93%) Time Management
7 4 (7.14%) WAN Optimisation
7 4 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (7.14%) Migration
7 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (7.14%) Change Management
7 4 (7.14%) Project Management
8 3 (5.36%) Network Design
8 3 (5.36%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (3.57%) Business Continuity
9 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2
10 1 (1.79%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.93%) C#
1 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.57%) SQL
3 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (16.07%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.71%) CCNP
2 6 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (8.93%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.14%) CCNA
5 2 (3.57%) BC Cleared
5 2 (3.57%) Degree
6 1 (1.79%) CCIP
6 1 (1.79%) ISEB
6 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.79%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.07%) QA
2 4 (7.14%) SLA
3 2 (3.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.79%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) FortiGate
1 2 (3.57%) Backup Exec
1 2 (3.57%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (19.64%) Cisco
3 6 (10.71%) CheckPoint
3 6 (10.71%) Remedy
4 5 (8.93%) Blue Coat
4 5 (8.93%) F5
5 4 (7.14%) Fortinet
5 4 (7.14%) McAfee
6 3 (5.36%) Citrix
6 3 (5.36%) BMC
6 3 (5.36%) VMware
7 2 (3.57%) SolarWinds
7 2 (3.57%) IBM
8 1 (1.79%) HP
8 1 (1.79%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (1.79%) Lotus
8 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.79%) Oracle
8 1 (1.79%) BT
8 1 (1.79%) Cramer
West Midlands
CPS Group UK
Rate: £300 - 350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Jumar Solutions
Rate: Attractive
Posted: 13 days ago