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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Incident Management
Rank 80 101 95
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -6
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 34 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.34% 0.47% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 0.71% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 7
Average daily rate
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£344 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £236 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £420 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £314 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.39% -1.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £8.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +17.24%
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
1783 1413 1545
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 70.47% 67.09% 67.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 942 736 785
Average daily rate £375 £357 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% -2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 60 69
Average hourly rate £29.75 £37.80 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.29% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.63 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 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
Birmingham +5 10 £375 - 7
Warwickshire -7 5 £448 +60.82%
Coventry -8 1 - -
Solihull - - - -
Staffordshire - - - - 2
Incident Management
England

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 31 (39.74%) Windows
2 25 (32.05%) ITIL
3 23 (29.49%) Problem Management
4 16 (20.51%) Windows 7
5 15 (19.23%) Migration
6 14 (17.95%) Service Management
6 14 (17.95%) Active Directory
7 13 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
8 12 (15.38%) XenApp
8 12 (15.38%) XenDesktop
8 12 (15.38%) NetScaler
8 12 (15.38%) vSphere
8 12 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (15.38%) Citrix
8 12 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (15.38%) Change Management
8 12 (15.38%) Finance
8 12 (15.38%) VMware
9 11 (14.10%) UNIX
10 10 (12.82%) SLA
10 10 (12.82%) Banking
11 9 (11.54%) WAN
11 9 (11.54%) C#
11 9 (11.54%) .NET
11 9 (11.54%) Shell Script
12 8 (10.26%) Microsoft
12 8 (10.26%) Project Management
12 8 (10.26%) QA
12 8 (10.26%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 (6.41%) WebSphere
2 4 (5.13%) WebLogic
2 4 (5.13%) Apache
2 4 (5.13%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.56%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.28%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (1.28%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) MS Office
1 4 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.38%) NetScaler
2 9 (11.54%) WAN
3 6 (7.69%) Firewall
3 6 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (6.41%) MPLS
4 5 (6.41%) DMVPN
4 5 (6.41%) VoIP
4 5 (6.41%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (5.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 4 (5.13%) SSL
5 4 (5.13%) LDAP
6 3 (3.85%) 3G
6 3 (3.85%) BIG-IP
6 3 (3.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (2.56%) 2G
7 2 (2.56%) LTE
7 2 (2.56%) SAN
8 1 (1.28%) LAN
8 1 (1.28%) HTTP
8 1 (1.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (8.97%) Visual Studio
1 7 (8.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (15.38%) Finance
2 10 (12.82%) Banking
3 7 (8.97%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.13%) Back Office
4 4 (5.13%) Private Banking
5 2 (2.56%) Front Office
5 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.28%) Local Government
6 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.28%) Legal
6 1 (1.28%) French Language
6 1 (1.28%) German Language
6 1 (1.28%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 14 (17.95%) Analyst
2 10 (12.82%) Developer
2 10 (12.82%) Incident Manager
3 9 (11.54%) Support Specialist
3 9 (11.54%) Service Manager
4 7 (8.97%) Support Engineer
4 7 (8.97%) Web Developer
5 5 (6.41%) Network Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Desktop Support
6 4 (5.13%) Support Analyst
6 4 (5.13%) Service Analyst
6 4 (5.13%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (5.13%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Network Support
7 3 (3.85%) WebSphere Developer
7 3 (3.85%) Incident Analyst
7 3 (3.85%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Team Leader
7 3 (3.85%) Technical Manager
7 3 (3.85%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.54%) .NET
2 7 (8.97%) ASP.NET
2 7 (8.97%) jQuery
2 7 (8.97%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (6.41%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 5 (6.41%) CSS
3 5 (6.41%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (5.13%) HTML
5 2 (2.56%) Middleware
5 2 (2.56%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.13%) DataPower
2 4 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.85%) Wiki
4 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.56%) CMDB
4 2 (2.56%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.56%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.28%) SCADA
5 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 31 (39.74%) Windows
2 16 (20.51%) Windows 7
3 12 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (14.10%) UNIX
5 7 (8.97%) Linux
5 7 (8.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (5.13%) Solaris
6 4 (5.13%) SUSE
7 3 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.05%) ITIL
2 23 (29.49%) Problem Management
3 15 (19.23%) Migration
4 14 (17.95%) Service Management
5 13 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 12 (15.38%) Change Management
7 8 (10.26%) Project Management
7 8 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (8.97%) Scrum
8 7 (8.97%) MVC
9 6 (7.69%) Performance Management
10 5 (6.41%) Business Continuity
11 4 (5.13%) Web Development
11 4 (5.13%) Wealth Management
11 4 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (5.13%) Configuration Management
11 4 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (5.13%) Capacity Management
11 4 (5.13%) ITIL V3
12 3 (3.85%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.54%) C#
1 9 (11.54%) Shell Script
2 7 (8.97%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.41%) Java
4 3 (3.85%) SQL
5 2 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (6.41%) CCNP
1 5 (6.41%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (6.41%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (6.41%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.13%) Degree
2 4 (5.13%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.28%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.82%) SLA
2 8 (10.26%) QA
System Software
1 14 (17.95%) Active Directory
2 12 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (15.38%) XenApp
2 12 (15.38%) XenDesktop
2 12 (15.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (5.13%) CA SiteMinder
2 2 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (2.56%) SCCM
3 1 (1.28%) SCSM
Vendors
1 12 (15.38%) Citrix
1 12 (15.38%) VMware
2 8 (10.26%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.69%) Cisco
3 6 (7.69%) CheckPoint
4 5 (6.41%) McAfee
4 5 (6.41%) Sun
4 5 (6.41%) Blue Coat
4 5 (6.41%) Fortinet
5 4 (5.13%) F5
5 4 (5.13%) Oracle
5 4 (5.13%) Sybase
5 4 (5.13%) Remedy
5 4 (5.13%) CA
6 3 (3.85%) Lotus
7 2 (2.56%) Symantec
7 2 (2.56%) TOWER Software
8 1 (1.28%) Websense
8 1 (1.28%) IBM
8 1 (1.28%) BMC
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