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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Incident Management
Rank 56 108 85
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -23
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 78 28 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.12% 0.99% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.95% 1.34% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 9 20
Average daily rate £325 £400 £233
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +72.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £330 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £440 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £320 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.24% -3.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -21.62%
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
1977 2094 1998
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.14% 74.15% 74.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1069 1106 1030
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 61 48
Average hourly rate £15.00 £27.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £42.50 £167.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 29 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Management within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Reading +23 41 £158 -60.12% 6
Newbury +11 6 £300 -20.00% 2
Slough +14 2 - - 1
Maidenhead +4 2 - -
Wokingham -5 1 £225 -
Incident Management
South East

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 101 (64.33%) ITIL
2 75 (47.77%) SLA
3 61 (38.85%) Service Management
3 61 (38.85%) Ticket Management
4 43 (27.39%) CRM
5 36 (22.93%) Front Office
6 34 (21.66%) Telecoms
6 34 (21.66%) Huawei
7 33 (21.02%) Linux
8 27 (17.20%) Windows
9 26 (16.56%) Remedy
10 24 (15.29%) Billing
11 23 (14.65%) eTOM
11 23 (14.65%) CMS
12 21 (13.38%) Problem Management
12 21 (13.38%) Windows Server
13 20 (12.74%) VMware
14 19 (12.10%) Unix
15 18 (11.46%) Windows 7
16 16 (10.19%) Windows Server 2008
16 16 (10.19%) DNS
16 16 (10.19%) Active Directory
17 14 (8.92%) LDAP
17 14 (8.92%) Windows Server 2012
18 13 (8.28%) SIEM
19 12 (7.64%) Intrusion Detection
19 12 (7.64%) Change Management
20 11 (7.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
20 11 (7.01%) CISSP
20 11 (7.01%) TCP/IP

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 23 (14.65%) CMS
2 8 (5.10%) OpenStack
3 7 (4.46%) WebLogic
4 6 (3.82%) Apache
4 6 (3.82%) JBoss
4 6 (3.82%) nginx
4 6 (3.82%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.27%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.27%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (1.91%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.10%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.19%) DNS
2 14 (8.92%) LDAP
3 12 (7.64%) Intrusion Detection
4 11 (7.01%) TCP/IP
5 8 (5.10%) HTTP
5 8 (5.10%) SMTP
5 8 (5.10%) SSL
6 5 (3.18%) VPN
7 4 (2.55%) Firewall
7 4 (2.55%) Internet
7 4 (2.55%) WAN
8 2 (1.27%) BGP
8 2 (1.27%) DWDM
8 2 (1.27%) Ethernet
8 2 (1.27%) IPX
8 2 (1.27%) LAN
8 2 (1.27%) MPLS
8 2 (1.27%) OSPF
8 2 (1.27%) SNMP
8 2 (1.27%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.46%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.82%) MySQL
3 4 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.91%) DB2
General
1 36 (22.93%) Front Office
2 34 (21.66%) Telecoms
3 24 (15.29%) Billing
4 2 (1.27%) Finance
4 2 (1.27%) Legal
4 2 (1.27%) Retail
5 1 (0.64%) Advertising
5 1 (0.64%) Law
5 1 (0.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (29.30%) Incident Manager
2 29 (18.47%) Support Engineer
3 23 (14.65%) Linux Engineer
3 23 (14.65%) Service Desk Engineer
4 20 (12.74%) Linux Support
4 20 (12.74%) Linux Support Engineer
5 16 (10.19%) Telecoms Engineer
6 14 (8.92%) Analyst
7 12 (7.64%) ICT Manager
8 11 (7.01%) Windows Engineer
8 11 (7.01%) Windows Support Engineer
9 8 (5.10%) Junior
9 8 (5.10%) Junior Linux Engineer
9 8 (5.10%) Network Engineer
9 8 (5.10%) VMware Engineer
10 7 (4.46%) Applications Support
10 7 (4.46%) Business Continuity Specialist
10 7 (4.46%) VMware Support Engineer
11 6 (3.82%) Applications Engineer
11 6 (3.82%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.10%) Web Services
2 6 (3.82%) LAMP
2 6 (3.82%) LEMP Stack
2 6 (3.82%) MCollective
3 3 (1.91%) JDBC
3 3 (1.91%) JSP
4 1 (0.64%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.10%) Computer Science
2 6 (3.82%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (2.55%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.55%) iPad
4 2 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.27%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.27%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.27%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.27%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.27%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.64%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (0.64%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.64%) Handset
5 1 (0.64%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.64%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 33 (21.02%) Linux
2 27 (17.20%) Windows
3 21 (13.38%) Windows Server
4 19 (12.10%) Unix
5 18 (11.46%) Windows 7
6 16 (10.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (8.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (5.73%) Solaris
9 6 (3.82%) Windows 8
10 4 (2.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (2.55%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.27%) NetWare
11 2 (1.27%) Windows 10
11 2 (1.27%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.27%) zOS
12 1 (0.64%) AIX
12 1 (0.64%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (64.33%) ITIL
2 61 (38.85%) Service Management
2 61 (38.85%) Ticket Management
3 43 (27.39%) CRM
4 23 (14.65%) eTOM
5 21 (13.38%) Problem Management
6 13 (8.28%) SIEM
7 12 (7.64%) Change Management
8 10 (6.37%) Configuration Management
8 10 (6.37%) Security Operations
9 9 (5.73%) Analytics
9 9 (5.73%) Business Continuity
9 9 (5.73%) Risk Management
10 8 (5.10%) Business Continuity Management
10 8 (5.10%) High Availability
10 8 (5.10%) Information Security
10 8 (5.10%) Risk Assessment
11 7 (4.46%) Service Delivery
12 6 (3.82%) Performance Monitoring
13 5 (3.18%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.37%) Perl
1 10 (6.37%) Python
2 9 (5.73%) SQL
3 7 (4.46%) Java
4 5 (3.18%) Shell Script
5 4 (2.55%) AWK
5 4 (2.55%) Bash Shell
5 4 (2.55%) sed
6 2 (1.27%) COBOL
6 2 (1.27%) VB
6 2 (1.27%) VB6
7 1 (0.64%) C
7 1 (0.64%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (7.01%) CISSP
1 11 (7.01%) GCIA
2 10 (6.37%) CEH
2 10 (6.37%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (6.37%) Degree
2 10 (6.37%) GCIH
2 10 (6.37%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (5.10%) CCNA
4 6 (3.82%) HNC
4 6 (3.82%) MCSE
4 6 (3.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (3.82%) RHCSA
4 6 (3.82%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.55%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.91%) CCNP
7 2 (1.27%) CCDP
7 2 (1.27%) CCIE
8 1 (0.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.64%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.64%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (47.77%) SLA
2 11 (7.01%) PCI DSS
2 11 (7.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.64%) TickIT
System Software
1 16 (10.19%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.82%) qmail
2 6 (3.82%) Squid
2 6 (3.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.55%) XenApp
4 2 (1.27%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (1.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (6.37%) Nagios
2 9 (5.73%) RSA Security Analytics
3 8 (5.10%) Puppet
4 6 (3.82%) Cacti
4 6 (3.82%) collectd
4 6 (3.82%) Ganglia
4 6 (3.82%) Graphite
4 6 (3.82%) logstash
4 6 (3.82%) ZABBIX
5 4 (2.55%) NetBackup
6 3 (1.91%) Oracle ZFS
6 3 (1.91%) RSA Archer
7 1 (0.64%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.64%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 34 (21.66%) Huawei
2 26 (16.56%) Remedy
3 20 (12.74%) VMware
4 9 (5.73%) NetWitness
5 8 (5.10%) Cisco
5 8 (5.10%) Microsoft
6 6 (3.82%) Qualys
6 6 (3.82%) Splunk
7 5 (3.18%) Citrix
7 5 (3.18%) HP
7 5 (3.18%) Juniper
8 4 (2.55%) Altiris
8 4 (2.55%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.91%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.91%) F5
9 3 (1.91%) Forcepoint
9 3 (1.91%) IBM
9 3 (1.91%) Nokia
9 3 (1.91%) Oracle
9 3 (1.91%) Sourcefire
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