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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Incident Management
Rank 80 58 107
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +49
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 45 64 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.92% 2.49% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 3.23% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 20 8
Median daily rate £275 £309 £237
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.93% +30.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £241 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £400 £394
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £325 £304
% change year-on-year
-12.30% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Median hourly rate £12.50 £25.17 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.33% -16.10%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%
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
1873 1982 1933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.74% 77.21% 77.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1003 1068 916
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £245 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 70 20
Median hourly rate £19.61 £30.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.63% +57.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £14.50 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.30 £39.20 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Newbury +10 18 £275 -31.25% 1
Bracknell -4 8 £267 +59.55%
Reading -13 8 - - 1
Slough +5 7 £425 +46.55%
Maidenhead -3 1 - -
Wokingham -10 1 £230 -25.80%
Incident Management
South East

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 60 (48.78%) ITIL
2 39 (31.71%) SLA
3 30 (24.39%) DNS
4 29 (23.58%) SQL
4 29 (23.58%) Change Management
5 28 (22.76%) VMware
5 28 (22.76%) Solaris
6 26 (21.14%) LDAP
6 26 (21.14%) Service Management
7 25 (20.33%) Problem Management
7 25 (20.33%) Ticket Management
8 24 (19.51%) Performance Monitoring
8 24 (19.51%) Java
9 20 (16.26%) Windows
10 19 (15.45%) Front Office
11 18 (14.63%) Telecoms
11 18 (14.63%) Windows Server
12 16 (13.01%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (12.20%) Linux
14 14 (11.38%) Remedy
15 12 (9.76%) Microsoft
15 12 (9.76%) Active Directory
15 12 (9.76%) Unix
15 12 (9.76%) Windows 7
16 11 (8.94%) Huawei
17 10 (8.13%) Windows Server 2012
17 10 (8.13%) CRM
17 10 (8.13%) Billing
17 10 (8.13%) Risk Assessment
18 9 (7.32%) Business Continuity

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 4 (3.25%) CMS
2 3 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.44%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.63%) IIS
3 2 (1.63%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.63%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.81%) MS Office
2 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.44%) Office 365
2 2 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (24.39%) DNS
2 26 (21.14%) LDAP
3 8 (6.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (6.50%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.25%) DHCP
4 4 (3.25%) Unified Communications
5 3 (2.44%) SAN
5 3 (2.44%) Skype
5 3 (2.44%) VoIP
6 2 (1.63%) HTTP
6 2 (1.63%) SMTP
6 2 (1.63%) SSL
6 2 (1.63%) VPN
7 1 (0.81%) Firewall
7 1 (0.81%) LAN
7 1 (0.81%) WAN
7 1 (0.81%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.63%) MS Access
General
1 19 (15.45%) Front Office
2 18 (14.63%) Telecoms
3 10 (8.13%) Billing
4 5 (4.07%) Retail
5 3 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.63%) Finance
7 1 (0.81%) Back Office
7 1 (0.81%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 31 (25.20%) Support Engineer
2 26 (21.14%) Incident Manager
3 21 (17.07%) Solaris Engineer
3 21 (17.07%) VMware Engineer
4 20 (16.26%) Administrator
5 18 (14.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 18 (14.63%) Solaris Administrator
5 18 (14.63%) Solaris Support Engineer
5 18 (14.63%) VMWare Administrator
5 18 (14.63%) VMware Support Engineer
6 17 (13.82%) 3rd Line Support
6 17 (13.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 10 (8.13%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (6.50%) Junior
8 8 (6.50%) Junior Linux Engineer
9 7 (5.69%) Analyst
9 7 (5.69%) Linux Support
9 7 (5.69%) Linux Support Engineer
9 7 (5.69%) Windows Engineer
9 7 (5.69%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.44%) JDBC
1 3 (2.44%) JSP
2 2 (1.63%) Web Services
3 1 (0.81%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.25%) iPad
1 4 (3.25%) Security Operations Centre
2 3 (2.44%) Statistics
3 2 (1.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.81%) Clustering
4 1 (0.81%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.81%) Streaming Video
4 1 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 28 (22.76%) Solaris
2 20 (16.26%) Windows
3 18 (14.63%) Windows Server
4 16 (13.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (12.20%) Linux
6 12 (9.76%) Unix
6 12 (9.76%) Windows 7
7 10 (8.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (3.25%) Windows 8
8 4 (3.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (3.25%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.63%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.63%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (48.78%) ITIL
2 29 (23.58%) Change Management
3 26 (21.14%) Service Management
4 25 (20.33%) Problem Management
4 25 (20.33%) Ticket Management
5 24 (19.51%) Performance Monitoring
6 10 (8.13%) CRM
6 10 (8.13%) Risk Assessment
7 9 (7.32%) Business Continuity
7 9 (7.32%) SIEM
8 8 (6.50%) Risk Management
8 8 (6.50%) Service Delivery
9 7 (5.69%) Business Continuity Management
9 7 (5.69%) Security Operations
9 7 (5.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (4.88%) Analytics
11 5 (4.07%) Information Security
12 4 (3.25%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (3.25%) Cybersecurity
12 4 (3.25%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (23.58%) SQL
2 24 (19.51%) Java
3 5 (4.07%) C
4 1 (0.81%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (6.50%) CEH
1 8 (6.50%) CISSP
1 8 (6.50%) GCIA
1 8 (6.50%) GCIH
2 7 (5.69%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (4.88%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.07%) Degree
4 5 (4.07%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.25%) A+ Certification
6 2 (1.63%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.81%) CCIE
7 1 (0.81%) CCNA
7 1 (0.81%) CCNP
7 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (31.71%) SLA
2 8 (6.50%) PCI DSS
2 8 (6.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (2.44%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 3 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 12 (9.76%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.63%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (4.88%) RSA Security Analytics
2 4 (3.25%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.44%) Oracle ZFS
3 3 (2.44%) RSA Archer
4 2 (1.63%) Netcool
4 2 (1.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (1.63%) vRealize
5 1 (0.81%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 28 (22.76%) VMware
2 14 (11.38%) Remedy
3 12 (9.76%) Microsoft
4 11 (8.94%) Huawei
5 6 (4.88%) NetWitness
6 5 (4.07%) Oracle
6 5 (4.07%) Qualys
7 4 (3.25%) Intel Security
7 4 (3.25%) Mitel
8 3 (2.44%) F5
8 3 (2.44%) SAP
8 3 (2.44%) Veritas
9 2 (1.63%) Avaya
9 2 (1.63%) EMC
9 2 (1.63%) FireEye
9 2 (1.63%) Forcepoint
9 2 (1.63%) HP
9 2 (1.63%) Sourcefire
10 1 (0.81%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.81%) Cisco