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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Incident Management
Rank 132 124 161
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +37
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 20 66 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.64% 1.31% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 1.62% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 41 29
Average daily rate £380 £338 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.59% -20.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £163 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £318
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £19.00 £20.63 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.87% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
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
2632 4072 4650
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 83.90% 80.89% 79.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2087 3166 3367
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £320 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £615 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 38 50
Average hourly rate £24.00 £22.25 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.86% -18.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.60 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £45.50 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016, 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 29 (50.88%) ITIL
2 20 (35.09%) Change Management
3 19 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 18 (31.58%) Service Management
5 17 (29.82%) Finance
6 15 (26.32%) Windows
7 11 (19.30%) Banking
8 10 (17.54%) Active Directory
8 10 (17.54%) Service Delivery
9 8 (14.04%) Linux
10 7 (12.28%) SQL
10 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
10 7 (12.28%) HP
10 7 (12.28%) Citrix
10 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
10 7 (12.28%) Investment Banking
11 6 (10.53%) Release Management
11 6 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (10.53%) ITSM
11 6 (10.53%) Remedy
11 6 (10.53%) Blackberry
11 6 (10.53%) Oracle
12 5 (8.77%) Unix
12 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
12 5 (8.77%) SLA
12 5 (8.77%) VMware
12 5 (8.77%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (8.77%) ITIL V3
12 5 (8.77%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (8.77%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.51%) Lync
2 2 (3.51%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.51%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.75%) Apache
3 1 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.75%) IIS
3 1 (1.75%) JBoss
3 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.02%) MS Office
3 2 (3.51%) Acrobat
3 2 (3.51%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (3.51%) Adobe Premiere
3 2 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.51%) MS Project
3 2 (3.51%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) assyst
2 1 (1.75%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.75%) SAP HCM
2 1 (1.75%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.75%) SimCorp Dimension
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) DNS
1 3 (5.26%) Internet
2 2 (3.51%) DMVPN
2 2 (3.51%) ISDN
2 2 (3.51%) MPLS
2 2 (3.51%) WAN
2 2 (3.51%) Wireless
3 1 (1.75%) Firewall
3 1 (1.75%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.75%) NAS
3 1 (1.75%) SAN
3 1 (1.75%) Skype
3 1 (1.75%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.75%) VoIP
3 1 (1.75%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.26%) Sybase ASE
3 2 (3.51%) MS Access
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.75%) DB2
4 1 (1.75%) MySQL
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.75%) QlikView
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.75%) TestDirector
General
1 17 (29.82%) Finance
2 11 (19.30%) Banking
3 7 (12.28%) Investment Banking
4 3 (5.26%) Law
4 3 (5.26%) Legal
5 1 (1.75%) Back Office
5 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (14.04%) Analyst
2 7 (12.28%) Service Manager
3 5 (8.77%) Applications Support
3 5 (8.77%) DBA
3 5 (8.77%) Incident Manager
3 5 (8.77%) ITIL Manager
4 4 (7.02%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (7.02%) IT Manager
5 3 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 3 (5.26%) IT Services Manager
5 3 (5.26%) ITIL Incident Manager
5 3 (5.26%) Operations Manager
5 3 (5.26%) Support Analyst
5 3 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Sybase DBA
6 2 (3.51%) Incident and Problem Manager
6 2 (3.51%) ITIL Problem Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Service Desk Support
6 2 (3.51%) Service Operations Manager
6 2 (3.51%) SOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) .NET
1 2 (3.51%) 802.1X
1 2 (3.51%) Middleware
1 2 (3.51%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (3.51%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (1.75%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.75%) CSS
2 1 (1.75%) CSS3
2 1 (1.75%) HTML
2 1 (1.75%) HTML5
2 1 (1.75%) Java EE
2 1 (1.75%) jQuery
2 1 (1.75%) OSGi
2 1 (1.75%) Web Services
2 1 (1.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Blackberry
2 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.02%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.26%) Replication
4 3 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.51%) Clustering
5 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.75%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.75%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.75%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.75%) Reinsurance
6 1 (1.75%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.75%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (26.32%) Windows
2 8 (14.04%) Linux
3 5 (8.77%) Unix
4 4 (7.02%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.26%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.51%) Solaris
6 2 (3.51%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.75%) AIX
7 1 (1.75%) Android
7 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.75%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (50.88%) ITIL
2 20 (35.09%) Change Management
3 19 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 18 (31.58%) Service Management
5 10 (17.54%) Service Delivery
6 6 (10.53%) ITSM
6 6 (10.53%) Release Management
6 6 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (8.77%) ITIL V3
7 5 (8.77%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (8.77%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (7.02%) Risk Management
9 3 (5.26%) Asset Management
9 3 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (5.26%) Line Management
9 3 (5.26%) Migration
9 3 (5.26%) People Management
9 3 (5.26%) Project Management
10 2 (3.51%) Capacity Management
10 2 (3.51%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.28%) SQL
2 4 (7.02%) Shell Script
3 3 (5.26%) Java
4 2 (3.51%) C#
4 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.75%) Perl
5 1 (1.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) Degree
1 5 (8.77%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.02%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (3.51%) MCSE
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.75%) APMG
4 1 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.75%) CCNA
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.75%) MCSA
4 1 (1.75%) MCTS
4 1 (1.75%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.75%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 10 (17.54%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.75%) vSphere
3 1 (1.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) SCCM
2 2 (3.51%) Control-M
2 2 (3.51%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (3.51%) Nagios
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (1.75%) Casper Suite
3 1 (1.75%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (1.75%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.75%) HP SIM
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.75%) SCOM
3 1 (1.75%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.75%) SCSM
3 1 (1.75%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.75%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (12.28%) Citrix
1 7 (12.28%) HP
1 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.53%) Oracle
2 6 (10.53%) Remedy
3 5 (8.77%) VMware
4 3 (5.26%) Adobe
4 3 (5.26%) Cisco
4 3 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.26%) SAP
4 3 (5.26%) ServiceNow
4 3 (5.26%) Sybase
5 2 (3.51%) Dell
5 2 (3.51%) Riverbed
6 1 (1.75%) Apple
6 1 (1.75%) Fujitsu Siemens
6 1 (1.75%) IBM
6 1 (1.75%) Polycom
6 1 (1.75%) SimCorp
6 1 (1.75%) Tableau
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £380 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 days ago