The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 26 June 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 74 78
Rank change year-on-year -7 +4  
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 21 20 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.36% 1.32% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 1.61% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 11
Median daily rate £375 £513 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.82% +28.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £379 £81
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £626 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £300 £350
% change year-on-year +15.83% -14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £20.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00%  

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1310 1243 1235
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 85.12% 81.94% 77.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 825 773 754
Median daily rate £410 £420 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.38% +6.32%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £290 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £580 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 32 30
Median hourly rate £35.00 £14.75 £19.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +137.28% -22.69%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £33.15 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Incident Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Incident Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Incident Management in the East Midlands

Incident Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Incident Management in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Incident Management in the East Midlands

Incident Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Incident Management in the East Midlands

Incident Management
Contract Job Locations in the East 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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Leicestershire -5 6 £450 +20.00% 1
Northamptonshire 0 3 £375 -16.66%
Derbyshire -15 3 £375 -3.22%
Nottinghamshire -12 2 £400 -32.20% 1
Incident Management
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Incident Management.

1 17 (47.22%) ITIL
2 12 (33.33%) SLA
3 10 (27.78%) Service Management
4 9 (25.00%) Change Management
4 9 (25.00%) Firewall
4 9 (25.00%) Finance
5 8 (22.22%) Problem Management
6 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
7 6 (16.67%) Juniper
7 6 (16.67%) Cisco
7 6 (16.67%) Windows
7 6 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 6 (16.67%) Computacenter
7 6 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 6 (16.67%) Service Design
7 6 (16.67%) Fault Management
8 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (13.89%) CCNP
8 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (13.89%) ITSM
8 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
8 5 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (11.11%) VMware
9 4 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (11.11%) Test Scripting
9 4 (11.11%) Defect Management
9 4 (11.11%) DBS Check
10 3 (8.33%) Release Management
10 3 (8.33%) ServiceNow
10 3 (8.33%) Technical Analysis

Incident Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East 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 2 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.78%) CMS
2 1 (2.78%) CoreMedia CMS
2 1 (2.78%) Documentum
2 1 (2.78%) FileNet
2 1 (2.78%) Liferay
2 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Pega PRPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (5.56%) DNS
2 2 (5.56%) Internet
2 2 (5.56%) LAN
2 2 (5.56%) NGN
2 2 (5.56%) Software-Defined Networking
2 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.56%) VLAN
2 2 (5.56%) VXLAN
2 2 (5.56%) WAN
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.78%) EIGRP
3 1 (2.78%) HSRP
3 1 (2.78%) MPLS
3 1 (2.78%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.78%) OSPF
3 1 (2.78%) TACACS
3 1 (2.78%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.78%) VoIP
3 1 (2.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) DB2
2 1 (2.78%) MS Access
2 1 (2.78%) Pentaho
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Ant
1 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
General
1 9 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) IT Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Business IT Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) IT Business Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Network Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Database Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Consultant
6 3 (8.33%) Service Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Service Management Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Systems Support
6 3 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Applications Support
7 2 (5.56%) IT Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Security Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Security Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) .NET
1 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.78%) COM
1 1 (2.78%) CSS
1 1 (2.78%) Hibernate
1 1 (2.78%) HTML
1 1 (2.78%) J2EE
1 1 (2.78%) JDBC
1 1 (2.78%) JSP
1 1 (2.78%) Servlets
1 1 (2.78%) Spring
1 1 (2.78%) TIBCO EMS
1 1 (2.78%) Web Services
1 1 (2.78%) XML
1 1 (2.78%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.78%) Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.78%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Linux
2 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.56%) Unix
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) ITIL
2 10 (27.78%) Service Management
3 9 (25.00%) Change Management
4 8 (22.22%) Problem Management
5 6 (16.67%) Fault Management
5 6 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 6 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 6 (16.67%) Service Design
6 5 (13.89%) ITSM
6 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (11.11%) Defect Management
7 4 (11.11%) Test Scripting
7 4 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (8.33%) Data Management
8 3 (8.33%) Identity Management
8 3 (8.33%) Release Management
8 3 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (5.56%) Information Security
9 2 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.56%) Java
2 2 (5.56%) SQL
3 1 (2.78%) C#
3 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.78%) Python
3 1 (2.78%) VB
3 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.78%) VB6
3 1 (2.78%) VBA
3 1 (2.78%) VBScript
3 1 (2.78%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) CCNP
1 5 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (11.11%) DBS Check
3 3 (8.33%) ISEB
3 3 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.78%) CCSA
4 1 (2.78%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.78%) vCloud
3 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (2.78%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Cisco
1 6 (16.67%) Computacenter
1 6 (16.67%) Juniper
2 4 (11.11%) VMware
3 3 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 3 (8.33%) HP
3 3 (8.33%) ServiceNow
4 2 (5.56%) BT
4 2 (5.56%) Citrix
4 2 (5.56%) Forcepoint
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.56%) Palo Alto
4 2 (5.56%) Sophos
5 1 (2.78%) Altiris
5 1 (2.78%) Avaya
5 1 (2.78%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.78%) Dell
5 1 (2.78%) Nokia
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle
5 1 (2.78%) TIBCO