The median contractor rate for an Incident Manager was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Manager
England > West Midlands
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 140 117
Rank change year-on-year +23 -23  
Contract jobs requiring an Incident Manager 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.15% 0.067% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.070% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -  
England median daily rate £378 £366 £350
% change year-on-year +3.07% +4.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £29.75 £20.50 £19.08
% change year-on-year +45.12% +7.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1948 2837 2261
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 94.56% 94.63% 95.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3889 5955 5423
West Midlands median daily rate £390 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +14.28%  
10th Percentile £226 £219 £205
90th Percentile £558 £525 £500
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 271 308 505
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -3.61%  
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.25 £10.98
90th Percentile £52.50 £38.98 £31.25
England median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  

Incident Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings that featured Incident Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Incident Manager in the West Midlands

Incident Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Incident Manager in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Incident Manager in the West Midlands

Incident Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Incident Manager in the West Midlands

Incident Manager
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 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
Warwickshire - 2 £363 -
Staffordshire - 1 £325 -
Incident Manager
England

Incident Manager Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Incident Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region featuring Incident Manager in the job title.

1 8 (80.00%) ITIL
1 8 (80.00%) Incident Management
2 6 (60.00%) Problem Management
3 5 (50.00%) Service Management
4 4 (40.00%) ServiceNow
5 3 (30.00%) Time Management
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL V3
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (10.00%) PMO
7 1 (10.00%) ITIL V2
7 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
7 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
7 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (10.00%) HP
7 1 (10.00%) Remedy
7 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (10.00%) ITSM
7 1 (10.00%) Finance
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (10.00%) CRM

Incident Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Incident Management
1 8 (80.00%) ITIL
2 6 (60.00%) Problem Management
3 5 (50.00%) Service Management
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL V3
4 3 (30.00%) Time Management
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL V2
5 1 (10.00%) ITSM
5 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Remedy