The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for Incident Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Incident Management over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Incident Management
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 51 32
Rank change year-on-year +14 -19  
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 2 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.60% 3.03% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 3.56% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 4
Median daily rate £313 £138 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +127.27% -42.10%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £338 £325
% change year-on-year -11.11% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +8.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +22.22%  

Incident Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 291 337 200
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 86.61% 85.10% 79.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 243 149
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £275 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 11
Median hourly rate £26.00 £13.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -22.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.58 £13.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.75 £19.63 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Incident Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff citing Incident Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Incident Management in Cardiff

Incident Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Incident Management in Cardiff.

Contractor daily rate trend for Incident Management in Cardiff

Incident Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Management in Cardiff.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Incident Management in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Incident Management.

1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) XSLT
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) WLAN
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (33.33%) Intranet
2 2 (33.33%) Extranet
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (33.33%) Symantec
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management

Incident Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (33.33%) JCAPS
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (33.33%) Extranet
1 2 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 2 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) Intranet
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
1 2 (33.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Web Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Applications Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 2 (33.33%) Applications Support Manager
1 2 (33.33%) ASP Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Security Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) SOC Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Support Manager
1 2 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
1 2 (33.33%) VB.NET Web Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior ASP Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior VB.NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Splunk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (33.33%) IBM Integration Bus
1 2 (33.33%) XML
1 2 (33.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (33.33%) PKI
2 1 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) CRM
1 2 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
1 2 (33.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Release Management
1 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 2 (33.33%) SIEM
1 2 (33.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
1 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) HL7
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Nessus
1 2 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (16.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) F5
1 2 (33.33%) Fiorano
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) InterSystems
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) ScanSafe
1 2 (33.33%) Sourcefire
1 2 (33.33%) Splunk
1 2 (33.33%) Symantec
1 2 (33.33%) VMware