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 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Incident Management
England / West Midlands
Rank 91 92 85
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 30 39 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.26% 1.48% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 1.81% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 21 14
Median daily rate £425 £450 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +104.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £175 £117
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £407
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
- +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 5
Median hourly rate - £10.91 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £16.50 £12.30
% change year-on-year
-10.60% +34.14%

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
1889 2154 1619
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.44% 81.68% 72.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1213 1218 933
Median daily rate £425 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 51 106
Median hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £37.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 February 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 February 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
Shropshire +33 9 £450 +12.50% 3
Birmingham -9 8 £450 +69.81% 1
Warwickshire -1 6 £413 - 1
Staffordshire - 3 £425 - 1
Worcestershire +2 1 £425 - 2
Coventry -16 1 - - 1
Incident Management
England

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 42 (50.60%) ITIL
2 31 (37.35%) Problem Management
3 28 (33.73%) Security Cleared
4 26 (31.33%) SC Cleared
5 23 (27.71%) Change Management
6 22 (26.51%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (24.10%) Service Management
8 19 (22.89%) Linux
9 18 (21.69%) Cybersecurity
10 15 (18.07%) Root Cause Analysis
10 15 (18.07%) Firewall
10 15 (18.07%) Information Security
11 14 (16.87%) HP
12 13 (15.66%) IBM
12 13 (15.66%) Windows
13 12 (14.46%) Unix
14 11 (13.25%) Intrusion Detection
14 11 (13.25%) Dell
14 11 (13.25%) SAN
15 10 (12.05%) Cisco Certification
15 10 (12.05%) Network Security
15 10 (12.05%) Malware Analysis
16 9 (10.84%) Escalation Management
16 9 (10.84%) SIEM
16 9 (10.84%) VPN
16 9 (10.84%) Microsoft
16 9 (10.84%) Risk Management
16 9 (10.84%) Migration
17 8 (9.64%) Stakeholder Management
17 8 (9.64%) Telecoms

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 (3.61%) IBM Notes
2 2 (2.41%) SAS
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (7.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.20%) MS Office
2 1 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.41%) assyst
2 2 (2.41%) SAP HCM
3 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.41%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.07%) Firewall
2 11 (13.25%) Intrusion Detection
2 11 (13.25%) SAN
3 10 (12.05%) Network Security
4 9 (10.84%) VPN
5 5 (6.02%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (6.02%) WAN
6 3 (3.61%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (3.61%) Wireless
7 2 (2.41%) BIG-IP
7 2 (2.41%) DMVPN
7 2 (2.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (2.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (2.41%) LAN
7 2 (2.41%) MPLS
7 2 (2.41%) OSPF
7 2 (2.41%) S/MIME
7 2 (2.41%) SNMP
7 2 (2.41%) SSL
7 2 (2.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.23%) Big Data
2 4 (4.82%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.41%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.41%) MySQL
3 2 (2.41%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.41%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (2.41%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Ant
General
1 8 (9.64%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.23%) Finance
3 5 (6.02%) Electronics
4 4 (4.82%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (24.10%) Analyst
2 12 (14.46%) Architect
2 12 (14.46%) Incident Manager
3 10 (12.05%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 10 (12.05%) Security Analyst
4 9 (10.84%) Security Manager
5 8 (9.64%) Technical Architect
6 6 (7.23%) Major Incident Manager
6 6 (7.23%) Operational Security Manager
6 6 (7.23%) Security Operations Manager
7 5 (6.02%) Service Analyst
8 4 (4.82%) Network Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Operations Analyst
8 4 (4.82%) Service Manager
8 4 (4.82%) Storage Architect
9 3 (3.61%) Administrator
9 3 (3.61%) Incident Analyst
9 3 (3.61%) Operations Manager
9 3 (3.61%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (3.61%) Service Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.41%) SOAP
1 2 (2.41%) XML
1 2 (2.41%) XMPP
2 1 (1.20%) .NET
2 1 (1.20%) ADO.NET
2 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.20%) CSS
2 1 (1.20%) HTML
2 1 (1.20%) HTML5
2 1 (1.20%) WCF
2 1 (1.20%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.51%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.02%) CLARiiON
2 5 (6.02%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.02%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (6.02%) Symmetrix DMX
3 4 (4.82%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.82%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (3.61%) HP Storage
4 3 (3.61%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.41%) CESG
5 2 (2.41%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.41%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (2.41%) PKI
5 2 (2.41%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.41%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.20%) CMDB
6 1 (1.20%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.89%) Linux
2 13 (15.66%) Windows
3 12 (14.46%) Unix
4 2 (2.41%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.41%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.20%) HPUX
5 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (50.60%) ITIL
2 31 (37.35%) Problem Management
3 23 (27.71%) Change Management
4 20 (24.10%) Service Management
5 18 (21.69%) Cybersecurity
6 15 (18.07%) Information Security
6 15 (18.07%) Root Cause Analysis
7 10 (12.05%) Malware Analysis
8 9 (10.84%) Escalation Management
8 9 (10.84%) Migration
8 9 (10.84%) Risk Management
8 9 (10.84%) SIEM
9 8 (9.64%) Business Continuity
9 8 (9.64%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (9.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (8.43%) Disk Encryption
10 7 (8.43%) Forensic Analysis
10 7 (8.43%) Identity Access Management
10 7 (8.43%) Information Assurance
10 7 (8.43%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.23%) SQL
2 2 (2.41%) Java
2 2 (2.41%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.41%) Python
2 2 (2.41%) R
3 1 (1.20%) C#
3 1 (1.20%) C++
Qualifications
1 28 (33.73%) Security Cleared
2 26 (31.33%) SC Cleared
3 10 (12.05%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (8.43%) CCNA
4 7 (8.43%) Degree
5 6 (7.23%) CCSA
5 6 (7.23%) CEH
5 6 (7.23%) GCFA
5 6 (7.23%) GCIH
5 6 (7.23%) MCP
6 4 (4.82%) CCNP
7 2 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.41%) SAS Certification
8 1 (1.20%) CCDA
8 1 (1.20%) CCDP
8 1 (1.20%) CCVP
8 1 (1.20%) ISEB
8 1 (1.20%) MCITP
8 1 (1.20%) MCTS
8 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.64%) SLA
2 7 (8.43%) RMADS
3 5 (6.02%) PCI DSS
4 4 (4.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (2.41%) GDPR
5 2 (2.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 6 (7.23%) Hyper-V
1 6 (7.23%) Virtual Machines
1 6 (7.23%) VMware ESX
1 6 (7.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.02%) SRDF
3 2 (2.41%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.41%) Postfix
3 2 (2.41%) Sendmail
3 2 (2.41%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (8.43%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (1.20%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (1.20%) Forum Sentry
Vendors
1 14 (16.87%) HP
2 13 (15.66%) IBM
3 11 (13.25%) Dell
4 9 (10.84%) Microsoft
5 8 (9.64%) CheckPoint
5 8 (9.64%) Cisco
5 8 (9.64%) EMC
5 8 (9.64%) Oracle
5 8 (9.64%) Remedy
6 6 (7.23%) 3PAR
6 6 (7.23%) Fortinet
6 6 (7.23%) VMware
7 5 (6.02%) Brocade
7 5 (6.02%) F5
7 5 (6.02%) NetApp
7 5 (6.02%) ServiceNow
8 4 (4.82%) Aruba
8 4 (4.82%) BMC
9 3 (3.61%) Blue Coat
9 3 (3.61%) Lotus
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Rate: £325 per day
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