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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Incident Management over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Incident Management
Rank 105 78 110
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +32
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 20 54 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.69% 1.87% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 2.57% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 25 5
Average daily rate
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£400 £265 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% -29.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £100 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £449 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £307 £333 £275
% change year-on-year
-7.74% +20.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £12.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £20.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-28.39% +44.64%
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
2030 2103 1723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 70.36% 72.97% 69.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1086 1086 694
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £238 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 48 57
Average hourly rate £27.50 £17.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -27.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.25 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £167.50 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

Incident Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Incident Management across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Management within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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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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
Reading -6 9 £313 +50.60% 10
Bracknell -2 4 - - 1
Slough -3 1 £400 -19.59% 2
Maidenhead - - - -
Newbury - - - -
Incident Management
South East

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 22 (56.41%) ITIL
2 16 (41.03%) SLA
3 14 (35.90%) Telecoms
4 13 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 11 (28.21%) Problem Management
6 8 (20.51%) Service Management
6 8 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
6 8 (20.51%) Windows
6 8 (20.51%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (17.95%) SC Cleared
7 7 (17.95%) Remedy
8 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
8 6 (15.38%) HP
8 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (15.38%) Mentoring
8 6 (15.38%) DV Cleared
9 5 (12.82%) Time Management
9 5 (12.82%) Service Delivery
9 5 (12.82%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (10.26%) CCNA
10 4 (10.26%) Citrix
10 4 (10.26%) Red Hat
10 4 (10.26%) Nagios
10 4 (10.26%) Linux
10 4 (10.26%) MCSE
10 4 (10.26%) SharePoint
10 4 (10.26%) MS Office
10 4 (10.26%) UNIX

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 4 (10.26%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.13%) CMS
2 2 (5.13%) Lync
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.56%) IIS
3 1 (2.56%) Live Communications Server
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.26%) MS Office
3 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.69%) WAN
2 3 (7.69%) DHCP
2 3 (7.69%) DNS
3 2 (5.13%) FTP
3 2 (5.13%) SSH
3 2 (5.13%) LAN
4 1 (2.56%) Network Security
4 1 (2.56%) NAS
4 1 (2.56%) xDSL
4 1 (2.56%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (2.56%) RIP
4 1 (2.56%) VPN
4 1 (2.56%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.56%) LDAP
4 1 (2.56%) ADSL
4 1 (2.56%) SAN
4 1 (2.56%) Internet
4 1 (2.56%) 3G
4 1 (2.56%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 14 (35.90%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Incident Manager
2 8 (20.51%) Escalation Manager
3 6 (15.38%) Analyst
3 6 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Linux Support Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Windows Support Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Linux Support
5 3 (7.69%) Service Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Service Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Coordinator
6 2 (5.13%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Services Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Security Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Service Desk Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) IT Security Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Incident Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) SAP Service Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Clustering
3 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) Replication
4 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Windows
2 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
3 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (10.26%) Linux
3 4 (10.26%) UNIX
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (56.41%) ITIL
2 11 (28.21%) Problem Management
3 8 (20.51%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (20.51%) Service Management
3 8 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 5 (12.82%) Time Management
5 5 (12.82%) Service Delivery
6 4 (10.26%) Change Management
6 4 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (10.26%) ITSM
7 2 (5.13%) eTOM
7 2 (5.13%) Business Continuity
7 2 (5.13%) Information Security
7 2 (5.13%) CRM
7 2 (5.13%) Project Management
8 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.56%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.56%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.95%) SC Cleared
3 6 (15.38%) DV Cleared
4 5 (12.82%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (10.26%) MCSE
5 4 (10.26%) CCNA
6 3 (7.69%) HNC
6 3 (7.69%) RHCSA
6 3 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (5.13%) CCNP
7 2 (5.13%) Degree
8 1 (2.56%) CISSP
8 1 (2.56%) BC Cleared
8 1 (2.56%) CCIP
8 1 (2.56%) MCDBA
8 1 (2.56%) CCIE
8 1 (2.56%) PMP
8 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
8 1 (2.56%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (41.03%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (2.56%) NLBS
3 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Nagios
1 4 (10.26%) NetBackup
2 2 (5.13%) SCOM
3 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Remedy
2 6 (15.38%) HP
3 4 (10.26%) VMware
3 4 (10.26%) Altiris
3 4 (10.26%) Citrix
3 4 (10.26%) Red Hat
4 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.69%) Veritas
4 3 (7.69%) Fujitsu
4 3 (7.69%) Cisco
5 2 (5.13%) EMC
5 2 (5.13%) Nortel
5 2 (5.13%) Juniper
5 2 (5.13%) 3PAR
5 2 (5.13%) Isilon
6 1 (2.56%) Hitachi
6 1 (2.56%) NetApp
6 1 (2.56%) Huawei
6 1 (2.56%) Dell
6 1 (2.56%) IBM
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