Period
to 16 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 16 February 2019 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
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 42 64 42
Rank change year-on-year +22 -22 -
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 3 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.82% 0.78% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 0.86% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 7
Northern Ireland median daily rate £513 £90 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +469.44% -76.00% -
10th Percentile £508 £90 £76
90th Percentile £521 £90 £393
UK median daily rate £375 £375 £362
% change year-on-year - +3.59% +3.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - £14.00 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -69.89% -
UK median hourly rate £15.45 £14.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +10.32% -15.15% -

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 314 464 310
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 85.56% 90.27% 80.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 323 220
Northern Ireland median daily rate £400 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +12.00% +15.38%
10th Percentile £308 £291 £238
90th Percentile £496 £538 £521
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 14 14
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £18.81 £16.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.27% +28.85% -14.75%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £57.50 £36.75 £42.50
UK median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £24.41
% change year-on-year - -1.68% +3.32%

Incident Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Incident Management in Northern Ireland

Incident Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Incident Management in Northern Ireland

Incident Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Incident Management in Northern Ireland

Incident Management
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

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 Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 16 February 2019. 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
County Antrim +20 3 £513 +469.44%
Incident Management
UK

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Incident Management.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) People Management
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Internal Audit
3 1 (33.33%) Decision-Making
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) AIX

Incident Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 Office
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Delivery Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Service Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) AIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) People Management
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Decision-Making
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Internal Audit
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
1 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix