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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Incident Management
Rank 65 72 38
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -34
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 16 6 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.24% 0.58% 3.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 0.80% 5.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 10
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £231
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +29.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £250 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £320 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
- -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 7
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £14.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 - £13.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.20 - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £11.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+52.17% -28.12%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
955 751 650
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 74.09% 72.56% 67.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 555 407 297
Average daily rate £368 £370 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.67% +8.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 29 30
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.75 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.40 £35.30 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
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 1 August 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
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 1 August 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +9 12 £350 +16.66% 2
Amersham - - - -
Beaconsfield - - - -
Incident Management
South East

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 16 (51.61%) ITIL
2 14 (45.16%) Finance
3 12 (38.71%) Windows
4 9 (29.03%) Service Management
5 7 (22.58%) HP
5 7 (22.58%) Problem Management
5 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
6 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
6 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
6 6 (19.35%) BS15000
7 5 (16.13%) Internet
7 5 (16.13%) Windows XP
7 5 (16.13%) SQL
7 5 (16.13%) DV Cleared
7 5 (16.13%) Banking
7 5 (16.13%) OVSD
7 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
8 4 (12.90%) Liferay
8 4 (12.90%) Performance Analysis
8 4 (12.90%) WebSphere
8 4 (12.90%) CA Wily
8 4 (12.90%) WebCenter
8 4 (12.90%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (12.90%) Oracle
8 4 (12.90%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (12.90%) UNIX
8 4 (12.90%) HTTP
8 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
8 4 (12.90%) Linux
8 4 (12.90%) Apache

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 4 (12.90%) Liferay
1 4 (12.90%) WebSphere
1 4 (12.90%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (12.90%) Apache
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 4 (12.90%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (3.23%) IIS
2 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
1 2 (6.45%) MS Project
1 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) Internet
2 4 (12.90%) HTTP
2 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
2 4 (12.90%) HTTPS
2 4 (12.90%) Firewall
2 4 (12.90%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Introscope
2 2 (6.45%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 14 (45.16%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Electronics
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Incident Manager
3 6 (19.35%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Coordinator
3 6 (19.35%) Service Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Team Leader
5 3 (9.68%) Incident Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Incident & Problem Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Problem Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.23%) Tester
7 1 (3.23%) Desktop Support
7 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Web Administrator
7 1 (3.23%) Support Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Test Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.23%) Handset
1 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
1 1 (3.23%) DTV
1 1 (3.23%) PDA
1 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) Windows XP
2 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
3 4 (12.90%) UNIX
3 4 (12.90%) Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) ITIL
2 9 (29.03%) Service Management
3 7 (22.58%) Problem Management
4 4 (12.90%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (12.90%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (12.90%) Change Management
5 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (9.68%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (6.45%) WFM
7 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.23%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.23%) Migration
7 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.23%) Project Management
7 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.23%) Content Management
7 1 (3.23%) Trend Analysis
7 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
2 4 (12.90%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
2 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
3 5 (16.13%) DV Cleared
4 2 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (6.45%) ISEB
4 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) BS15000
2 4 (12.90%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) OVSD
2 4 (12.90%) CA Wily
3 2 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (3.23%) DameWare
4 1 (3.23%) OpenView
4 1 (3.23%) Unicenter
4 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) HP
2 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle
3 4 (12.90%) IBM
3 4 (12.90%) FatWire
4 3 (9.68%) Avaya
4 3 (9.68%) Genesys
5 1 (3.23%) SAP
5 1 (3.23%) CA
5 1 (3.23%) Remedy