Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 6 months to 23 January 2018 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
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 31 20
Rank change year-on-year +7 -11 +12
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 3 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.76% 0.42% 5.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 0.52% 6.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 13
Chester median daily rate £213 - £475
10th Percentile £206 - £438
90th Percentile £219 - £513
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £130 £475
% change year-on-year +223.08% -72.63% +21.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Chester median hourly rate £21.00 £23.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.58% - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £21.00 £15.00 £17.77
% change year-on-year +40.00% -15.59% +18.47%

Incident Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Chester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 131 191 229
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 77.06% 80.93% 88.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 167 174
Chester median daily rate £350 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -2.44% +10.81%
10th Percentile £203 £234 £305
90th Percentile £478 £518 £525
Cheshire median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 17
Chester median hourly rate £19.00 £20.63 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.88% -17.50% -9.09%
10th Percentile £13.00 £16.45 £14.75
90th Percentile £34.00 £31.16 £37.50
Cheshire median hourly rate £19.00 £19.66 £17.77
% change year-on-year -3.36% +10.64% -5.23%

Incident Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing Incident Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for Incident Management in Chester

Incident Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Incident Management in Chester

Incident Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Incident Management in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Incident Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for Incident Management.

1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Smartphone
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Break/Fix
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (33.33%) IBM

Incident Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Break Fix Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Smartphone
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Break/Fix
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) IBM