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 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Incident Management
Wales / South Wales
Rank 52 52 37
Rank change year-on-year 0 -15  
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 4 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.71% 3.26% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 3.78% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 6
Median daily rate £306 £138 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +122.72% -55.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £138 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £143 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £338 £320
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
Median hourly rate £40.50 £13.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +211.53% +8.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

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 South Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 472 502 327
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 83.84% 86.25% 73.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 348 223
Median daily rate £385 £373 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.35% -0.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 27 16
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.75 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.64% +57.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £66.00 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Incident Management
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 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 Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 23 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
Cardiff +11 2 £313 +127.27%
Newport +1 2 £300 -52.00%
Incident Management
Wales

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Incident Management.

1 6 (60.00%) SQL
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Performance Management
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) Fiorano
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (20.00%) InterSystems
4 2 (20.00%) Nessus
4 2 (20.00%) Sourcefire
4 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (20.00%) MCITP
4 2 (20.00%) PKI
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (20.00%) Intranet

Incident Management
Top Related 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 2 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (20.00%) JCAPS
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (20.00%) Extranet
1 2 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 2 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) Intranet
1 2 (20.00%) VPN
1 2 (20.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (20.00%) MySQL
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Administrator
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Applications Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (20.00%) Applications Support Manager
1 2 (20.00%) ASP Developer
1 2 (20.00%) DBA
1 2 (20.00%) Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
1 2 (20.00%) Security Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) SOC Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Support Manager
1 2 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
1 2 (20.00%) VB.NET Web Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Security Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Splunk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (20.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 2 (20.00%) XML
1 2 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (20.00%) PKI
2 1 (10.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) CRM
2 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Release Management
2 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) SIEM
2 2 (20.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 2 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCDBA
1 2 (20.00%) MCITP
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CISSP
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) HL7
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Nessus
1 2 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (10.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) F5
2 2 (20.00%) Fiorano
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) InterSystems
2 2 (20.00%) RedGate
2 2 (20.00%) ScanSafe
2 2 (20.00%) Sourcefire
2 2 (20.00%) Splunk
2 2 (20.00%) Symantec
2 2 (20.00%) VMware