The table below looks at the statistics for Incident Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Incident Management over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Incident Management
Rank 60 55 102
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +47
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 62 62 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.67% 2.52% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.36% 3.25% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 25 10
Median daily rate £275 £350 £233
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +50.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £266 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £400 £353
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
Incident Management
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1844 1908 1878
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.31% 77.56% 74.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1016 956 888
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 67 25
Median hourly rate £19.61 £21.55 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% +1.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £41.33 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

Incident Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Incident Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Incident Management Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Incident Management
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Incident Management Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Incident Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Incident Management across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Incident Management Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Incident Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Incident Management Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Incident Management
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading -4 21 £380 +3.75% 2
Newbury +6 16 £275 -29.03% 1
Bracknell +4 8 £267 +97.96% 1
Slough -4 3 - -
Wokingham -6 2 £228 -26.61%
Maidenhead -3 1 - - 1
Incident Management
South East

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Incident Management.

1 77 (54.23%) ITIL
2 58 (40.85%) SLA
3 38 (26.76%) Service Management
3 38 (26.76%) Ticket Management
4 29 (20.42%) DNS
5 27 (19.01%) Front Office
5 27 (19.01%) Problem Management
6 26 (18.31%) VMware
6 26 (18.31%) Windows
7 25 (17.61%) Linux
7 25 (17.61%) Telecoms
8 24 (16.90%) Change Management
8 24 (16.90%) SQL
9 23 (16.20%) LDAP
10 22 (15.49%) Windows Server
11 21 (14.79%) Solaris
12 20 (14.08%) CRM
12 20 (14.08%) Huawei
13 19 (13.38%) Remedy
14 18 (12.68%) Java
15 17 (11.97%) Performance Monitoring
16 16 (11.27%) Windows Server 2008
17 15 (10.56%) Billing
17 15 (10.56%) Active Directory
18 14 (9.86%) Unix
19 13 (9.15%) Windows 7
20 12 (8.45%) Microsoft
21 11 (7.75%) Risk Assessment
22 10 (7.04%) Business Continuity
22 10 (7.04%) SIEM

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 9 (6.34%) CMS
2 6 (4.23%) OpenStack
3 5 (3.52%) WebLogic
4 4 (2.82%) Apache
4 4 (2.82%) JBoss
4 4 (2.82%) nginx
4 4 (2.82%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.11%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.11%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.11%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.41%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.41%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (4.93%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.41%) MS Office
3 1 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.11%) Office 365
3 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (20.42%) DNS
2 23 (16.20%) LDAP
3 9 (6.34%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (5.63%) TCP/IP
5 6 (4.23%) HTTP
5 6 (4.23%) SMTP
5 6 (4.23%) SSL
6 4 (2.82%) DHCP
6 4 (2.82%) VPN
7 3 (2.11%) Internet
7 3 (2.11%) Skype
7 3 (2.11%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.41%) BGP
8 2 (1.41%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (1.41%) DWDM
8 2 (1.41%) Junos
8 2 (1.41%) MPLS
8 2 (1.41%) OSPF
8 2 (1.41%) TACACS
8 2 (1.41%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.82%) MySQL
2 4 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.41%) MS Access
4 1 (0.70%) DB2
General
1 27 (19.01%) Front Office
2 25 (17.61%) Telecoms
3 15 (10.56%) Billing
4 5 (3.52%) Retail
5 3 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.41%) Finance
7 1 (0.70%) Advertising
7 1 (0.70%) Back Office
7 1 (0.70%) Law
7 1 (0.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (25.35%) Incident Manager
2 33 (23.24%) Support Engineer
3 17 (11.97%) Linux Engineer
3 17 (11.97%) VMware Engineer
4 15 (10.56%) VMware Support Engineer
5 14 (9.86%) Administrator
5 14 (9.86%) Linux Support
5 14 (9.86%) Linux Support Engineer
5 14 (9.86%) Solaris Engineer
6 13 (9.15%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 12 (8.45%) 3rd Line Support
7 12 (8.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 12 (8.45%) Solaris Support Engineer
8 11 (7.75%) Solaris Administrator
8 11 (7.75%) VMWare Administrator
9 9 (6.34%) Analyst
9 9 (6.34%) Service Desk Engineer
10 8 (5.63%) ICT Manager
10 8 (5.63%) Junior
10 8 (5.63%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.23%) Web Services
2 4 (2.82%) LAMP
2 4 (2.82%) LEMP Stack
2 4 (2.82%) MCollective
3 3 (2.11%) JDBC
3 3 (2.11%) JSP
4 1 (0.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.23%) Computer Science
2 4 (2.82%) iPad
2 4 (2.82%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (2.11%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.11%) Statistics
4 2 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.41%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.41%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.41%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.70%) Clustering
5 1 (0.70%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (0.70%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.70%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.70%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 26 (18.31%) Windows
2 25 (17.61%) Linux
3 22 (15.49%) Windows Server
4 21 (14.79%) Solaris
5 16 (11.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (9.86%) Unix
7 13 (9.15%) Windows 7
8 10 (7.04%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (4.93%) Windows XP
10 6 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (3.52%) Windows 8
12 4 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (1.41%) NetWare
13 2 (1.41%) Windows 10
13 2 (1.41%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (1.41%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (54.23%) ITIL
2 38 (26.76%) Service Management
2 38 (26.76%) Ticket Management
3 27 (19.01%) Problem Management
4 24 (16.90%) Change Management
5 20 (14.08%) CRM
6 17 (11.97%) Performance Monitoring
7 11 (7.75%) Risk Assessment
8 10 (7.04%) Business Continuity
8 10 (7.04%) SIEM
9 9 (6.34%) eTOM
9 9 (6.34%) Risk Management
9 9 (6.34%) Service Delivery
10 8 (5.63%) Business Continuity Management
10 8 (5.63%) Configuration Management
10 8 (5.63%) Security Operations
11 7 (4.93%) Information Security
12 6 (4.23%) Analytics
12 6 (4.23%) High Availability
12 6 (4.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (16.90%) SQL
2 18 (12.68%) Java
3 8 (5.63%) Perl
3 8 (5.63%) Python
4 5 (3.52%) C
5 4 (2.82%) AWK
5 4 (2.82%) Bash Shell
5 4 (2.82%) sed
5 4 (2.82%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (7.04%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (6.34%) CISSP
2 9 (6.34%) GCIA
3 8 (5.63%) CEH
3 8 (5.63%) Degree
3 8 (5.63%) GCIH
4 7 (4.93%) Security Cleared
5 5 (3.52%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.82%) A+ Certification
7 3 (2.11%) CCNA
7 3 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.41%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.41%) HNC
8 2 (1.41%) MCSE
8 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.41%) RHCSA
9 1 (0.70%) CCNP
9 1 (0.70%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.70%) PMP
9 1 (0.70%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (40.85%) SLA
2 8 (5.63%) PCI DSS
2 8 (5.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (2.11%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 3 (2.11%) QA
System Software
1 15 (10.56%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.82%) qmail
3 4 (2.82%) Squid
4 2 (1.41%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (1.41%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (4.23%) Puppet
1 6 (4.23%) RSA Security Analytics
2 4 (2.82%) Cacti
2 4 (2.82%) collectd
2 4 (2.82%) Ganglia
2 4 (2.82%) Graphite
2 4 (2.82%) logstash
2 4 (2.82%) Nagios
2 4 (2.82%) NetBackup
2 4 (2.82%) ZABBIX
3 3 (2.11%) Oracle ZFS
3 3 (2.11%) RSA Archer
4 2 (1.41%) Netcool
4 2 (1.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 26 (18.31%) VMware
2 20 (14.08%) Huawei
3 19 (13.38%) Remedy
4 12 (8.45%) Microsoft
5 6 (4.23%) NetWitness
6 5 (3.52%) Oracle
6 5 (3.52%) Qualys
7 4 (2.82%) Intel Security
7 4 (2.82%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.82%) Splunk
8 3 (2.11%) Cisco
8 3 (2.11%) F5
8 3 (2.11%) Juniper
8 3 (2.11%) SAP
8 3 (2.11%) Veritas
9 2 (1.41%) EMC
9 2 (1.41%) HP
9 2 (1.41%) IBM
9 2 (1.41%) Mitel
9 2 (1.41%) Sourcefire