Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 November 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
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 48 60
Rank change year-on-year +18 +12 -15
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 21 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 4.30% 1.17% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.12% 1.50% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 2
Merseyside median daily rate £322 £425 £234
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.29% +81.82% -53.71%
10th Percentile £172 £425 £173
90th Percentile £337 £425 £301
North West median daily rate £335 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +3.08% -7.14% +79.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate £17.74 - -
North West median hourly rate £12.33 £14.25 £17.42
% change year-on-year -13.47% -18.17% +16.10%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 410 466 609
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 84.02% 78.19% 80.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 289 314
Merseyside median daily rate £395 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £185
90th Percentile £538 £514 £547
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 5
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.00 £22.42 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.02% +28.13% +12.90%
10th Percentile £10.47 £11.25 £11.20
90th Percentile £18.87 £30.76 £97.58
North West median hourly rate £25.12 £22.00 £30.52
% change year-on-year +14.18% -27.92% +74.40%

Incident Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Incident Management in Merseyside

Incident Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Incident Management in Merseyside

Incident Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Incident Management in Merseyside over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Incident Management in Merseyside

Incident Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Incident Management in Merseyside

Incident Management
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +16 15 £325 -23.53%
Wirral +4 1 £300 -
Incident Management
North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Incident Management.

1 13 (61.90%) Service Management
2 11 (52.38%) ITIL
3 10 (47.62%) ITSM
3 10 (47.62%) Enterprise Architecture
3 10 (47.62%) ServiceNow
4 9 (42.86%) Siebel
5 8 (38.10%) PRINCE2
5 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
5 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
5 8 (38.10%) ITIL V2
6 6 (28.57%) Service Design
7 5 (23.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Excel
7 5 (23.81%) Information Security
7 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
8 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
8 4 (19.05%) Apple
8 4 (19.05%) Windows
8 4 (19.05%) Google
8 4 (19.05%) Smartphone
8 4 (19.05%) Android
8 4 (19.05%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (19.05%) JIRA
8 4 (19.05%) Google Drive
8 4 (19.05%) Apple iOS
9 3 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
9 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (9.52%) GIAC
10 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery

Incident Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Network Security
2 1 (4.76%) SMS
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) JIRA
General
1 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) IT Support
2 6 (28.57%) Service Manager
3 5 (23.81%) Support Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Head of IT
4 4 (19.05%) Head of Support
4 4 (19.05%) IT Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) IT Manager
4 4 (19.05%) IT Services Manager
5 3 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) ITIL Manager
5 3 (14.29%) ITIL Service Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (9.52%) IT Security Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Public Sector Delivery Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Security Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Smartphone
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Android
1 4 (19.05%) Apple iOS
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Service Management
2 11 (52.38%) ITIL
3 10 (47.62%) Enterprise Architecture
3 10 (47.62%) ITSM
4 8 (38.10%) ITIL V2
4 8 (38.10%) PRINCE2
5 6 (28.57%) Service Design
6 5 (23.81%) Information Security
7 4 (19.05%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
10 1 (4.76%) Computer Security
10 1 (4.76%) PRINCE
10 1 (4.76%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) Perl
1 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
1 2 (9.52%) Python
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
1 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) CEH
2 2 (9.52%) CISSP
2 2 (9.52%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) GCFA
2 2 (9.52%) GIAC
2 2 (9.52%) SANS
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) ServiceNow
2 9 (42.86%) Siebel
3 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 4 (19.05%) Apple
4 4 (19.05%) Google