Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 August 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 83 82
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 +13
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 23 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.56% 0.66% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 0.77% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 2
Wales median daily rate £300 £180 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -31.43% -
10th Percentile £209 £140 £141
90th Percentile £368 £249 £374
UK median daily rate £363 £360 £338
% change year-on-year +0.69% +6.67% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Wales median hourly rate - £26.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +105.77% -18.75%
UK median hourly rate £16.25 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +8.33% -9.09% +2.10%

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 Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,296 1,033 935
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 87.98% 85.09% 80.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 942 725 630
Wales median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £285 £182 £213
90th Percentile £575 £538 £537
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 74 52
Wales median hourly rate £14.23 £30.75 £18.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.72% +65.66% +33.21%
10th Percentile £11.17 £13.23 £10.03
90th Percentile £39.53 £72.25 £61.75
UK median hourly rate £21.02 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -15.92% +6.38% +8.60%

Incident Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Incident Management in Wales

Incident Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Incident Management in Wales

Incident Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Incident Management in Wales

Incident Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Incident Management in Wales

Incident Management
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 6 months to 18 August 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
South Wales -5 20 £300 +66.67%
West Wales - 2 - -
North Wales - 1 - -
Incident Management
UK

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

1 16 (69.57%) Windows
1 16 (69.57%) ITIL
2 11 (47.83%) Risk Management
3 10 (43.48%) IT Governance
4 9 (39.13%) Finance
5 8 (34.78%) Change Management
5 8 (34.78%) Management Information System
5 8 (34.78%) SLA
6 7 (30.43%) IBM
6 7 (30.43%) MCP
6 7 (30.43%) AS400
6 7 (30.43%) Service Management
7 6 (26.09%) Citrix
7 6 (26.09%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (26.09%) Release Management
8 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Office
8 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
9 4 (17.39%) ITSM
9 4 (17.39%) Validation
9 4 (17.39%) ITIL V3
10 3 (13.04%) Problem Management
10 3 (13.04%) Banking
10 3 (13.04%) Functional Testing
10 3 (13.04%) Data Quality
10 3 (13.04%) Risk Assessment
10 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
11 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (8.70%) CISSP
11 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
11 2 (8.70%) Information Security

Incident Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) VoIP
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Analyst
2 11 (47.83%) Incident Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Business Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Desktop Support
5 2 (8.70%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Information Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Major Incident Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Security Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Incident Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Management Information System
2 7 (30.43%) AS400
3 2 (8.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) ITIL
2 11 (47.83%) Risk Management
3 10 (43.48%) IT Governance
4 8 (34.78%) Change Management
5 7 (30.43%) Service Management
6 6 (26.09%) Release Management
7 4 (17.39%) ITIL V3
7 4 (17.39%) ITSM
7 4 (17.39%) Validation
8 3 (13.04%) Functional Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Problem Management
8 3 (13.04%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (8.70%) Information Governance
9 2 (8.70%) ISMS
9 2 (8.70%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (8.70%) Risk Analysis
9 2 (8.70%) SIEM
9 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
9 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) MCP
2 6 (26.09%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (8.70%) CISM
3 2 (8.70%) CISMP
3 2 (8.70%) CISSP
4 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) SLA
2 3 (13.04%) Data Quality
3 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) IBM
2 6 (26.09%) Citrix
3 5 (21.74%) Microsoft