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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Incident Management
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 84 89 78
Rank change year-on-year +5 -11  
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 18 21 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.32% 1.09% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 1.31% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 35
Median daily rate £440 £320 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.42% +45.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £114 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £340 £271
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £338 £325
% change year-on-year -11.11% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £10.20 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -6.06% +17.85%  

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 1153 1602 1538
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 84.53% 82.83% 85.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 773 1121 983
Median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 38 38
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.46% -12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £9.12 £10.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.90 £21.50 £35.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

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 Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 25 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
Bradford - 8 £475 - 1
Leeds -4 6 £425 +80.85% 6
Halifax +4 3 £430 -
Wakefield - 1 - - 2
Incident Management
Yorkshire

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Incident Management.

1 25 (56.82%) ITIL
2 16 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 12 (27.27%) Windows
4 11 (25.00%) Cisco
4 11 (25.00%) Project Management
4 11 (25.00%) Information Security Management
4 11 (25.00%) Security Management
4 11 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 11 (25.00%) Finance
4 11 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 11 (25.00%) Information Security
4 11 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (25.00%) ISMS
4 11 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
5 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
6 8 (18.18%) Linux
6 8 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 8 (18.18%) Problem Management
7 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (15.91%) SLA
7 7 (15.91%) IIS
7 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
7 7 (15.91%) Octopus Deploy
7 7 (15.91%) DevOps
7 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (15.91%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (15.91%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2014
7 7 (15.91%) Windows Server

Incident Management
Top Related 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 7 (15.91%) IIS
2 4 (9.09%) IBM Domino
2 4 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) DNS
1 6 (13.64%) Firewall
2 5 (11.36%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (11.36%) DHCP
2 5 (11.36%) FTP
2 5 (11.36%) HTTP
2 5 (11.36%) HTTPS
2 5 (11.36%) LAN
2 5 (11.36%) SMTP
2 5 (11.36%) SSL
2 5 (11.36%) Telnet
2 5 (11.36%) WAN
3 2 (4.55%) BGP
3 2 (4.55%) Internet
3 2 (4.55%) VPN
3 2 (4.55%) Wireless
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (2.27%) MPLS
4 1 (2.27%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (11.36%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.27%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.27%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Retail
3 2 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Security Assurance Manager
1 11 (25.00%) Security Manager
2 7 (15.91%) Analyst
3 6 (13.64%) Implementation Specialist
3 6 (13.64%) Service Analyst
3 6 (13.64%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Network Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (9.09%) Release Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Designer
7 2 (4.55%) Digital Delivery Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Designer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Technical Support
8 1 (2.27%) Support Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Support Specialist
8 1 (2.27%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.36%) BYOD
3 4 (9.09%) iSeries
4 2 (4.55%) NHS
4 2 (4.55%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.27%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.27%) Windows
2 8 (18.18%) Linux
3 7 (15.91%) Windows Server
3 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (11.36%) Unix
6 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (56.82%) ITIL
2 11 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 11 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (25.00%) Information Security
2 11 (25.00%) Information Security Management
2 11 (25.00%) ISMS
2 11 (25.00%) Project Management
2 11 (25.00%) Security Management
3 8 (18.18%) Problem Management
3 8 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 7 (15.91%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (15.91%) DevOps
5 6 (13.64%) Load Balancing
5 6 (13.64%) Service Management
6 5 (11.36%) Change Control
6 5 (11.36%) Risk Management
7 4 (9.09%) People Management
7 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (9.09%) Wealth Management
8 3 (6.82%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) PowerShell
1 6 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (11.36%) CCDA
2 5 (11.36%) CCIE
2 5 (11.36%) CCNA
2 5 (11.36%) CCNP
3 4 (9.09%) MCSE
3 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.27%) AWS Certification
5 1 (2.27%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (15.91%) SLA
3 2 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (2.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.27%) Docker
3 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.27%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.55%) Nagios
2 2 (4.55%) OpenView
3 1 (2.27%) Puppet
3 1 (2.27%) SCCM
3 1 (2.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Cisco
2 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.36%) VMware
4 4 (9.09%) Avaya
4 4 (9.09%) Palo Alto
5 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.55%) HP
7 1 (2.27%) Citrix
7 1 (2.27%) Dell
7 1 (2.27%) Remedy
7 1 (2.27%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.27%) Splunk
7 1 (2.27%) WatchGuard