Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 18 October 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 67 71
Rank change year-on-year -7 +4 +21
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 26 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.91% 1.29% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 1.53% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 7 6
South Wales median daily rate £275 £180 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +52.78% -57.01% +67.50%
10th Percentile £209 £104 £363
90th Percentile £364 £185 £475
Wales median daily rate £275 £180 £419
% change year-on-year +52.78% -57.01% +67.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 8
South Wales median hourly rate - £13.00 £13.00
Wales median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £13.00

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 South Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,205 786 943
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 88.41% 84.52% 84.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 908 551 663
South Wales median daily rate £413 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25% +10.34%
10th Percentile £298 £190 £214
90th Percentile £575 £525 £538
Wales median daily rate £414 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +6.77% -3.13% +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 40 43
South Wales median hourly rate £15.00 £23.07 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.98% +28.17% +34.83%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.98 £10.34
90th Percentile £42.00 £58.75 £63.70
Wales median hourly rate £13.00 £24.00 £17.68
% change year-on-year -45.83% +35.79% +27.62%

Incident Management
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Incident Management in South Wales

Incident Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Incident Management in South Wales

Incident Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Incident Management in South Wales over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Incident Management in South Wales

Incident Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Incident Management in South Wales

Incident Management
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 6 months to 18 October 2018. 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
Cardiff -8 25 £275 +52.78% 4
Newport - 1 £188 -
Incident Management
Wales

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Incident Management.

1 21 (80.77%) Windows
1 21 (80.77%) ITIL
2 14 (53.85%) Finance
3 13 (50.00%) Service Management
3 13 (50.00%) SLA
4 12 (46.15%) MCP
4 12 (46.15%) IT Governance
5 11 (42.31%) Management Information System
5 11 (42.31%) Risk Management
6 9 (34.62%) AS400
6 9 (34.62%) IBM
7 8 (30.77%) Change Management
8 7 (26.92%) Self-Motivation
9 6 (23.08%) Problem Management
9 6 (23.08%) Release Management
9 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
9 6 (23.08%) Citrix
9 6 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
11 4 (15.38%) ITSM
11 4 (15.38%) Validation
11 4 (15.38%) ITIL V3
11 4 (15.38%) Data Quality
12 3 (11.54%) Banking
12 3 (11.54%) Functional Testing
12 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (11.54%) Risk Assessment
12 3 (11.54%) Workflow
12 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Excel
13 2 (7.69%) Windows XP

Incident Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Skype
1 1 (3.85%) VoIP
General
1 14 (53.85%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Analyst
2 17 (65.38%) Incident Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Business Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support
4 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Service Management Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.85%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) SCCM Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Management Information System
2 9 (34.62%) AS400
3 7 (26.92%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 21 (80.77%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) ITIL
2 13 (50.00%) Service Management
3 12 (46.15%) IT Governance
4 11 (42.31%) Risk Management
5 8 (30.77%) Change Management
6 6 (23.08%) Problem Management
6 6 (23.08%) Release Management
7 4 (15.38%) ITIL V3
7 4 (15.38%) ITSM
7 4 (15.38%) Validation
8 3 (11.54%) Functional Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (11.54%) Workflow
9 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) MCP
2 6 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (50.00%) SLA
2 4 (15.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) IBM
2 6 (23.08%) Citrix
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Lumension