The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 30 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 West / Somerset
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 35 42
Rank change year-on-year +3 +7  
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 3 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.50% 0.77% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 0.97% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £325 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £339 £325
% change year-on-year -11.43% +4.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £16.50 - £33.50
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 Somerset with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 153 206 267
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 76.50% 78.93% 76.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 105 182
Median daily rate £365 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.75% -3.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £698
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 44 15
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.25 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.32% +10.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.60 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Incident Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 Somerset

Incident Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Incident Management in Somerset

Incident Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Incident Management in Somerset

Incident Management
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Bath - 3 £325 -
Incident Management
South West

For the 6 months to 30 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Incident Management.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Process Management
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) CMDB
4 1 (25.00%) Software Packaging
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM

Incident Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Process Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware