The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 25 June 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
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 22 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 -  
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.71% 1.69% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 2.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £300 £350
% change year-on-year +15.83% -14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00%  

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 85 143 143
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 72.65% 80.34% 81.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 97 88
Median daily rate £335 £325 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.07% -9.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 9
Median hourly rate £35.00 £11.23 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +211.73% -27.56%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Incident Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Incident Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Incident Management in Staffordshire

Incident Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Incident Management in Staffordshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Incident Management in Staffordshire

Incident Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Incident Management in Staffordshire

Incident Management
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Stoke-on-Trent -2 2 £400 +33.33% 1
Incident Management
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Incident Management.

1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Process Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) CRM

Incident Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Incident Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Change and Release Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Change Manager
2 1 (25.00%) CRM Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Environment And Release Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Environment Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Incident and Problem Manager
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Incident Manager
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Manager
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Problem Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Release Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Process Management
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Delivery
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint