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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Incident Management
Rank 37 42 33
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 3 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.80% 1.69% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 1.91% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
Average daily rate
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£188 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £307 £308
% change year-on-year
+0.16% -0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%
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
293 418 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 78.13% 88.37% 66.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 299 77
Average daily rate £425 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 9
Average hourly rate £42.50 £23.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.85% +4.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £12.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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
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 4 September 2015. 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
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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 +12 3 £150 -71.69%
Bedford +2 1 £225 -25.00%
Incident Management
East of England

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management
2 3 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (22.22%) Statistics
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Data Mapping
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) SaaS
3 2 (22.22%) PaaS
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (22.22%) CRM
3 2 (22.22%) ERP
3 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 2 (22.22%) SOA
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) FMCG
3 2 (22.22%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP FI
1 1 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (11.11%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) SaaS
1 2 (22.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Technical Project Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Technical Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Head of IT
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Support
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Support Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) VMWare Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
2 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Statistics
1 2 (22.22%) FMCG
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 3 (33.33%) Change Management
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 2 (22.22%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) ERP
2 2 (22.22%) SOA
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Data Mapping
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
3 1 (11.11%) Server Patching
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) NVQ Level 4
3 1 (11.11%) HNC
3 1 (11.11%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Firmware
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) XenApp
1 1 (11.11%) XenServer
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) LANDesk