The table below looks at the statistics for Incident Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Incident Management over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Incident Management
Rank 141 165 165
Rank change year-on-year
+24 0
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 67 57 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.12% 0.78% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 1.02% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 28 31
Average daily rate
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£357 £438 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.36% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £253 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £311 £290 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.32% -10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 4
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.00 £42.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -47.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £21.58 £40.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.60 £23.48 £48.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.08 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-3.36% +31.34%
Incident Management
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4598 5565 5312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 76.84% 76.54% 75.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3552 4106 3940
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 74 90
Average hourly rate £16.00 £21.00 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% -39.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.00 £16.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £52.82 £53.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

Incident Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Incident Management Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Incident Management
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Incident Management Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Incident Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Incident Management across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Incident Management Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Incident Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Incident Management Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 47 (40.17%) ITIL
2 36 (30.77%) Windows
2 36 (30.77%) Finance
3 29 (24.79%) SQL
4 28 (23.93%) Problem Management
5 27 (23.08%) Change Management
6 24 (20.51%) Active Directory
7 21 (17.95%) Microsoft
8 20 (17.09%) MS Excel
8 20 (17.09%) Banking
9 19 (16.24%) Migration
10 18 (15.38%) Oracle
10 18 (15.38%) SQL Server
10 18 (15.38%) Citrix
11 17 (14.53%) Information Security
12 15 (12.82%) Service Management
12 15 (12.82%) User Acceptance Testing
13 13 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
14 12 (10.26%) DNS
14 12 (10.26%) Windows 7
15 11 (9.40%) Team Foundation Server
15 11 (9.40%) Client/Server
15 11 (9.40%) UNIX
15 11 (9.40%) Linux
15 11 (9.40%) Risk Management
15 11 (9.40%) Degree
16 10 (8.55%) Service Delivery
16 10 (8.55%) Stakeholder Management
16 10 (8.55%) MS Office
16 10 (8.55%) Configuration Management

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 9 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (4.27%) IIS
4 3 (2.56%) Apache
4 3 (2.56%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (2.56%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.56%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.85%) AquaLogic
5 1 (0.85%) JBoss
Applications
1 20 (17.09%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.55%) MS Office
3 2 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.71%) assyst
2 2 (1.71%) Siebel Analytics
3 1 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.85%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.85%) Cordys
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.85%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.26%) DNS
2 8 (6.84%) Firewall
3 5 (4.27%) Internet
3 5 (4.27%) LDAP
3 5 (4.27%) DHCP
3 5 (4.27%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.42%) SAN
5 3 (2.56%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (2.56%) VPN
5 3 (2.56%) IP Telephony
5 3 (2.56%) VLAN
5 3 (2.56%) iSCSI
5 3 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.71%) Unified Communications
6 2 (1.71%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (1.71%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.71%) Wireless
6 2 (1.71%) SSL
7 1 (0.85%) TCAP
7 1 (0.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.13%) Oracle Database
2 6 (5.13%) MySQL
3 5 (4.27%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.56%) Oracle ODI
4 3 (2.56%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (2.56%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.71%) EDRMS
5 2 (1.71%) Siebel EIM
5 2 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.71%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.85%) Big Data
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.85%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (9.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.71%) JIRA
2 2 (1.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.85%) Toad
3 1 (0.85%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (0.85%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.85%) Lombardi
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 36 (30.77%) Finance
2 20 (17.09%) Banking
3 9 (7.69%) Investment Banking
4 6 (5.13%) Financial Institution
5 5 (4.27%) Front Office
6 3 (2.56%) Legal
6 3 (2.56%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (0.85%) Publishing
7 1 (0.85%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.85%) Law
7 1 (0.85%) Back Office
7 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (37.61%) Analyst
2 15 (12.82%) Applications Support
3 13 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 10 (8.55%) Consultant
5 8 (6.84%) DBA
5 8 (6.84%) Service Manager
6 7 (5.98%) Quality Manager
6 7 (5.98%) Service Analyst
6 7 (5.98%) Security Analyst
7 6 (5.13%) Oracle DBA
7 6 (5.13%) IT Support Analyst
7 6 (5.13%) IT Support
8 5 (4.27%) Information Analyst
8 5 (4.27%) Information Security Analyst
8 5 (4.27%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (3.42%) Administrator
9 4 (3.42%) Support Specialist
9 4 (3.42%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 4 (3.42%) Applications Specialist
9 4 (3.42%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.98%) Middleware
2 5 (4.27%) Web Services
3 4 (3.42%) J2EE
4 3 (2.56%) HTML
4 3 (2.56%) SOAP
4 3 (2.56%) LAMP
5 2 (1.71%) XMPP
6 1 (0.85%) Java EE
6 1 (0.85%) OSGi
6 1 (0.85%) Struts
6 1 (0.85%) XML
6 1 (0.85%) .NET
6 1 (0.85%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.40%) Client/Server
2 9 (7.69%) Blackberry
3 7 (5.98%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.42%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.42%) FMCG
5 4 (3.42%) Replication
6 3 (2.56%) Fixed Income
6 3 (2.56%) Clustering
6 3 (2.56%) Equities
6 3 (2.56%) CESG
6 3 (2.56%) CESG CLAS
6 3 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (2.56%) RMADS
7 2 (1.71%) iPhone
7 2 (1.71%) Open Source
7 2 (1.71%) iPad
7 2 (1.71%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.71%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 36 (30.77%) Windows
2 12 (10.26%) Windows 7
3 11 (9.40%) UNIX
3 11 (9.40%) Linux
4 6 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.27%) Windows XP
6 4 (3.42%) Apple iOS
6 4 (3.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.56%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.71%) Android
8 2 (1.71%) Solaris
8 2 (1.71%) AIX
9 1 (0.85%) HPUX
9 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (40.17%) ITIL
2 28 (23.93%) Problem Management
3 27 (23.08%) Change Management
4 19 (16.24%) Migration
5 17 (14.53%) Information Security
6 15 (12.82%) Service Management
6 15 (12.82%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (9.40%) Risk Management
9 10 (8.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (8.55%) Service Delivery
9 10 (8.55%) Configuration Management
10 8 (6.84%) Performance Testing
10 8 (6.84%) Data Protection
11 7 (5.98%) Project Management
11 7 (5.98%) ITSM
12 6 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (5.13%) Business Continuity
12 6 (5.13%) Penetration Testing
12 6 (5.13%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (24.79%) SQL
2 7 (5.98%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.27%) PL/SQL
4 4 (3.42%) Java
5 3 (2.56%) C
5 3 (2.56%) VBScript
6 2 (1.71%) VB
6 2 (1.71%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.71%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.71%) Perl
6 2 (1.71%) PHP
7 1 (0.85%) COBOL
7 1 (0.85%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (9.40%) Degree
2 10 (8.55%) CISSP
3 7 (5.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (5.98%) CISA
3 7 (5.98%) CISM
4 6 (5.13%) MCSE
4 6 (5.13%) Security Cleared
5 5 (4.27%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (3.42%) GIAC
6 4 (3.42%) SC Cleared
6 4 (3.42%) CRISC
7 3 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (2.56%) MCITP
7 3 (2.56%) RHCT
7 3 (2.56%) RHCE
7 3 (2.56%) CCNA
7 3 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.71%) CEH
8 2 (1.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.85%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (6.84%) SLA
3 3 (2.56%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.56%) QA
4 2 (1.71%) COBIT
5 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (20.51%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.55%) XenApp
3 4 (3.42%) VMware ESX
3 4 (3.42%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (2.56%) NFS
4 3 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.56%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (1.71%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.71%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (3.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (3.42%) SCCM
2 3 (2.56%) Data Guard
2 3 (2.56%) MIMEsweeper
2 3 (2.56%) MAILsweeper
2 3 (2.56%) Backup Exec
2 3 (2.56%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (2.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (1.71%) Zenoss
3 2 (1.71%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.71%) Nagios
3 2 (1.71%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.85%) SCOM
4 1 (0.85%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.85%) WMI
4 1 (0.85%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.85%) MAINVIEW
4 1 (0.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 21 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 18 (15.38%) Oracle
2 18 (15.38%) Citrix
3 9 (7.69%) Cisco
4 8 (6.84%) Remedy
5 7 (5.98%) VMware
6 5 (4.27%) HP
7 4 (3.42%) IBM
7 4 (3.42%) NetApp
7 4 (3.42%) Symantec
7 4 (3.42%) Altiris
8 3 (2.56%) Open Text
8 3 (2.56%) AppSense
8 3 (2.56%) Sophos
8 3 (2.56%) Juniper
8 3 (2.56%) Apple
9 2 (1.71%) BMC
9 2 (1.71%) Wyse
9 2 (1.71%) Siebel
9 2 (1.71%) Northgate
City, London
Stott & May
Rate: From £250 to £290 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £16 - £20 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 18 days ago