The first table below looks at the demand for Incident Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Incident Management over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Buckinghamshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Incident Management
Rank 70 53 58
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +5
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 18 14 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.48% 1.65% 2.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 2.26% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 7
Average daily rate £240 £250 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £146 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £275 £320
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 8
Average hourly rate £18.75 £9.69 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.44% -33.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £9.25 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £12.54 £16.23
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £14.00 £16.23
% change year-on-year
+44.64% -13.75%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
857 619 812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 70.48% 72.74% 66.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 491 355 387
Average daily rate £365 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 30 38
Average hourly rate £15.97 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.46% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £9.95 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £149.75 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Incident Management
South East

Incident Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Incident Management across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Incident Management Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Incident Management
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Incident Management Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Incident Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Incident Management across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Incident Management Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Incident Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Incident Management Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Incident Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Incident Management across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Incident Management Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Incident Management
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -9 17 £240 -4.00% 3
Amersham - - - -
Beaconsfield - - - -
Chesham - - - -
High Wycombe - - - - 1
Marlow - - - -
Incident Management
South East

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 17 (47.22%) ITIL
2 14 (38.89%) Finance
3 9 (25.00%) Service Management
3 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
4 7 (19.44%) Problem Management
5 6 (16.67%) Banking
5 6 (16.67%) SLA
5 6 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
6 5 (13.89%) Windows
6 5 (13.89%) BS15000
6 5 (13.89%) Internet
7 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 4 (11.11%) HP
7 4 (11.11%) ISEB
7 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 4 (11.11%) DV Cleared
7 4 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (8.33%) OVSD
8 3 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
8 3 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
8 3 (8.33%) SQL
8 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
8 3 (8.33%) Change Management
8 3 (8.33%) CA
8 3 (8.33%) Intranet
9 2 (5.56%) Remedy
9 2 (5.56%) Management Information System

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.56%) IIS
2 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.56%) MS Office
3 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Internet
2 3 (8.33%) Intranet
3 2 (5.56%) ATM
4 1 (2.78%) BIG-IP
4 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.78%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 14 (38.89%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Incident Manager
3 5 (13.89%) Test Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Coordinator
4 4 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Problem Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Incident & Problem Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Incident Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Incident Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Major Incident Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Security Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Service Manager
7 1 (2.78%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 1 (2.78%) Test Leader
7 1 (2.78%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.78%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.78%) PDA
2 1 (2.78%) Handset
2 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
2 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Vista
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.78%) UNIX
3 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) ITIL
2 9 (25.00%) Service Management
3 7 (19.44%) Problem Management
4 3 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 3 (8.33%) Change Management
5 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.56%) Information Security
5 2 (5.56%) Fault Management
5 2 (5.56%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.78%) Cyber Security
6 1 (2.78%) SIEM
6 1 (2.78%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (2.78%) Supplier Management
6 1 (2.78%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.78%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.78%) Matrix Management
6 1 (2.78%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
3 4 (11.11%) ISEB
3 4 (11.11%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.78%) MCP
4 1 (2.78%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) SLA
2 5 (13.89%) BS15000
3 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (8.33%) OVSD
3 1 (2.78%) OpenView
3 1 (2.78%) Unicenter
3 1 (2.78%) DameWare
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) HP
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) CA
3 2 (5.56%) Remedy
4 1 (2.78%) F5
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco
4 1 (2.78%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.78%) SAP
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) FatWire
4 1 (2.78%) VMware
4 1 (2.78%) BT