The table below looks at the statistics for Incident Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Incident Management over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Incident Management
Rank 30 43 30
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 9 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.71% 0.78% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.04% 0.95% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
Average daily rate £425 £403 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £323
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -13.63%
Incident Management
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
296 315 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 89.16% 81.61% 70.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 250 116
Average daily rate £450 £475 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £588 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 7 8
Average hourly rate £47.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+171.42% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £13.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £22.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Incident Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Incident Management across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Incident Management Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Incident Management
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Incident Management Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Incident Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Incident Management across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Incident Management Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Incident Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Incident Management Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Incident Management
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Management within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +4 6 £425 -1.16% 1
Bedford +4 1 £450 -
Incident Management
East of England

Incident Management
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Incident Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Incident Management.

1 6 (60.00%) Information Security
1 6 (60.00%) Security Operations
2 5 (50.00%) COBIT
3 4 (40.00%) CISSP
3 4 (40.00%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (30.00%) Security Management
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Retail
5 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (20.00%) Intel Security
5 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (20.00%) AppSense
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
6 1 (10.00%) Citrix
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (10.00%) Windows
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (10.00%) VMware
6 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (10.00%) XenApp
6 1 (10.00%) XenServer
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 7

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Incident Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Incident Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
1 8 (80.00%) Security Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Information Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Malware Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Malware Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Security Operations Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) SOC Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Information Security
1 6 (60.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (30.00%) Security Management
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) XenApp
1 1 (10.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) AppSense
1 2 (20.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) VMware