The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 28 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 99 67
Rank change year-on-year +6 -32  
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 7 22 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.49% 1.08% 2.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 1.24% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 33
Median daily rate £420 £425 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.17% +60.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £353 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £441 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £345
% change year-on-year +16.66% -13.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Median hourly rate - £10.20 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -21.53%  
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1247 1778 1801
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 86.42% 87.37% 85.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 843 1217 1288
Median daily rate £403 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.29% +18.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 18 30
Median hourly rate £10.00 £14.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.03% -58.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.79 £10.20 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £170.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

Incident Management
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Incident Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Incident Management in West Yorkshire

Incident Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Incident Management in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Incident Management in West Yorkshire

Incident Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Incident Management in West Yorkshire

Incident Management
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Leeds +8 5 £420 -1.17% 3
Wakefield - 2 - - 2
Incident Management
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Incident Management.

1 20 (80.00%) ITIL
2 14 (56.00%) Windows
3 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (36.00%) Project Management
4 9 (36.00%) Finance
5 7 (28.00%) DevOps
6 6 (24.00%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (24.00%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (24.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (24.00%) Windows Server
6 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
6 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (24.00%) IIS
6 6 (24.00%) Linux
7 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (20.00%) SLA
7 5 (20.00%) Cisco
7 5 (20.00%) Blackberry
7 5 (20.00%) Load Balancing
7 5 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 5 (20.00%) Office 365
8 4 (16.00%) People Management
8 4 (16.00%) Remote Desktop

Incident Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 6 (24.00%) IIS
2 4 (16.00%) IBM Domino
2 4 (16.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (12.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.00%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (4.00%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) DHCP
1 4 (16.00%) DNS
1 4 (16.00%) Firewall
1 4 (16.00%) FTP
1 4 (16.00%) HTTP
1 4 (16.00%) HTTPS
1 4 (16.00%) Remote Desktop
1 4 (16.00%) SMTP
1 4 (16.00%) SSL
1 4 (16.00%) Telnet
2 1 (4.00%) BGP
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) Intranet
2 1 (4.00%) LAN
2 1 (4.00%) VPN
2 1 (4.00%) WAN
2 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Implementation Specialist
2 4 (16.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Release Manager
4 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Designer
4 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support
4 2 (8.00%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Designer
4 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
4 2 (8.00%) Service Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.00%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (16.00%) iSeries
3 1 (4.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Linux
2 6 (24.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (16.00%) Unix
3 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (12.00%) Windows 10
5 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) ITIL
2 9 (36.00%) Project Management
3 7 (28.00%) DevOps
4 6 (24.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 5 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (16.00%) People Management
6 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (16.00%) Wealth Management
7 3 (12.00%) Change Management
7 3 (12.00%) Service Management
8 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (8.00%) Line Management
8 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
8 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
9 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
9 1 (4.00%) Scrum
9 1 (4.00%) SDLC
9 1 (4.00%) Security Operations
9 1 (4.00%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (12.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) MCSE
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.00%) CCDA
4 1 (4.00%) CCIE
4 1 (4.00%) CCNA
4 1 (4.00%) CCNP
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (16.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Cisco
3 4 (16.00%) Avaya
3 4 (16.00%) Palo Alto
3 4 (16.00%) VMware
4 3 (12.00%) Citrix
5 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.00%) Remedy
6 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow