The first table below looks at the demand for the Incident Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Incident Manager
Rank 100 103 97
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs requiring an Incident Manager 15 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.62% 0.051% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.055% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
Average daily rate
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£300 - £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £320
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £93.00 £20.00 -
% change year-on-year
+365.00% -
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2212 1802 2054
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 90.73% 91.52% 92.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1134 873 966
Average daily rate £338 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 185 128 134
Average hourly rate £16.20 £16.50 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -1.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.00 £36.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Incident Manager
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Incident Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Incident Manager in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Incident Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Incident Manager
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 Manager across the West Midlands region.

Incident Manager Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Incident Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Incident Manager across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Incident Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Incident Manager
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 Manager across the West Midlands region.

Incident Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Incident Manager
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 Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Warwickshire - 9 £319 -
Birmingham -4 2 £250 - 1
Solihull - - - -
Wolverhampton - - - -
Incident Manager
England

Incident Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Incident Manager in their job title 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 with Incident Manager in their job title.

1 22 (73.33%) SLA
2 16 (53.33%) ITIL
3 15 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 12 (40.00%) 2G
4 12 (40.00%) 3G
4 12 (40.00%) LTE
5 10 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 10 (33.33%) Incident Management
6 7 (23.33%) Data Analysis
6 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
6 7 (23.33%) Telecoms
6 7 (23.33%) MS Office
6 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
6 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
6 7 (23.33%) Fault Management
6 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
6 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
7 5 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (13.33%) Finance
9 3 (10.00%) ITSM
9 3 (10.00%) Service Management
9 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (6.67%) 4G
10 2 (6.67%) ITIL V3
10 2 (6.67%) HND
10 2 (6.67%) Degree
11 1 (3.33%) French Language
11 1 (3.33%) German Language
11 1 (3.33%) Spanish Language
11 1 (3.33%) Capita

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Incident Manager in their job title 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 with Incident Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Office
1 7 (23.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 12 (40.00%) 3G
1 12 (40.00%) 2G
1 12 (40.00%) LTE
2 2 (6.67%) 4G
General
1 7 (23.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) French Language
3 1 (3.33%) German Language
3 1 (3.33%) Spanish Language
3 1 (3.33%) Front Office
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) ITIL
2 15 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 10 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 10 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (23.33%) Fault Management
4 7 (23.33%) Data Analysis
5 3 (10.00%) ITSM
5 3 (10.00%) Service Management
6 2 (6.67%) ITIL V3
7 1 (3.33%) ITIL V2
7 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (6.67%) Degree
3 2 (6.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (73.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Sun
2 1 (3.33%) BMC
2 1 (3.33%) Ericsson
2 1 (3.33%) Capita