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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Incident Management over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Incident Management
Rank 125 156 149
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -7
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 36 52 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.08% 0.89% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 1.12% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 41 43
Median daily rate £445 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £300 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £297 £340 £300
% change year-on-year
-12.64% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Median hourly rate £12.50 £25.88 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.69% +18.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%
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
2839 4661 4661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.97% 79.91% 79.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2319 3676 3496
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 51 37
Median hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.44% +12.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.95 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £59.70 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Incident Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Incident Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 June 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 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Incident Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Incident Management.

1 39 (54.17%) Finance
2 35 (48.61%) ITIL
3 31 (43.06%) Change Management
4 29 (40.28%) Problem Management
5 25 (34.72%) Windows
6 22 (30.56%) Service Management
7 20 (27.78%) Financial Institution
7 20 (27.78%) Active Directory
8 18 (25.00%) Citrix
9 17 (23.61%) Microsoft
10 16 (22.22%) SQL
10 16 (22.22%) Configuration Management
11 15 (20.83%) Project Management
11 15 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (19.44%) ITSM
13 13 (18.06%) VMware
13 13 (18.06%) Unix
13 13 (18.06%) ITIL V3
13 13 (18.06%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (16.67%) PowerShell
14 12 (16.67%) Hedge funds
14 12 (16.67%) Windows Server
15 11 (15.28%) Banking
15 11 (15.28%) Degree
15 11 (15.28%) C#
15 11 (15.28%) Perl
16 10 (13.89%) HTML
16 10 (13.89%) Shell Script
16 10 (13.89%) Root Cause Analysis
17 9 (12.50%) Service Delivery

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (9.72%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (5.56%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.78%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.39%) IIS
4 1 (1.39%) Jetty
4 1 (1.39%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (9.72%) MS Excel
1 7 (9.72%) MS Office
2 4 (5.56%) MS Project
3 2 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.39%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.39%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (1.39%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (1.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) LatentZero
1 2 (2.78%) Minerva
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.72%) HTTP
1 7 (9.72%) LDAP
1 7 (9.72%) SAN
2 4 (5.56%) NAS
3 3 (4.17%) NetScaler
4 2 (2.78%) Firewall
5 1 (1.39%) BGP
5 1 (1.39%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.39%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.39%) DNS
5 1 (1.39%) EIGRP
5 1 (1.39%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.39%) IPsec
5 1 (1.39%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.39%) NX-OS
5 1 (1.39%) OSPF
5 1 (1.39%) Skype
5 1 (1.39%) VPN
5 1 (1.39%) WebEx
5 1 (1.39%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.56%) MS Access
1 4 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.39%) DB2
2 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.39%) Ant
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.39%) TestDirector
General
1 39 (54.17%) Finance
2 20 (27.78%) Financial Institution
3 11 (15.28%) Banking
4 6 (8.33%) Investment Banking
5 4 (5.56%) Legal
6 3 (4.17%) Advertising
6 3 (4.17%) Law
7 2 (2.78%) Front Office
8 1 (1.39%) Publishing
8 1 (1.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (36.11%) Analyst
2 7 (9.72%) Implementation Specialist
2 7 (9.72%) ITSM Specialist
2 7 (9.72%) Wintel Analyst
3 6 (8.33%) Applications Support
3 6 (8.33%) Incident Analyst
3 6 (8.33%) Incident Manager
4 5 (6.94%) Consultant
4 5 (6.94%) ITIL Consultant
4 5 (6.94%) ITIL Expert
4 5 (6.94%) ITIL Service Consultant
4 5 (6.94%) ITIL Service Management Consultant
4 5 (6.94%) Management Consultant
4 5 (6.94%) Service Management Consultant
5 4 (5.56%) Service Analyst
5 4 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (4.17%) ITIL Manager
6 3 (4.17%) Operations Analyst
6 3 (4.17%) Support Analyst
6 3 (4.17%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.89%) HTML
2 7 (9.72%) Ajax
2 7 (9.72%) CSS
2 7 (9.72%) XML
3 5 (6.94%) .NET
4 2 (2.78%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (2.78%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.39%) ELK Stack
5 1 (1.39%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (1.39%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.67%) Hedge funds
2 8 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 6 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.56%) Clustering
4 4 (5.56%) CMDB
4 4 (5.56%) Fat Client
4 4 (5.56%) Thin Client
5 3 (4.17%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (2.78%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.78%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.78%) Fintech
6 2 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.39%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.39%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (34.72%) Windows
2 15 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (18.06%) Unix
4 12 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 8 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 5 (6.94%) Linux
7 3 (4.17%) AIX
7 3 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.78%) Solaris
9 1 (1.39%) CatOS
9 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (48.61%) ITIL
2 31 (43.06%) Change Management
3 29 (40.28%) Problem Management
4 22 (30.56%) Service Management
5 16 (22.22%) Configuration Management
6 15 (20.83%) Project Management
7 14 (19.44%) ITSM
8 13 (18.06%) ITIL V3
9 10 (13.89%) Root Cause Analysis
10 9 (12.50%) Service Delivery
11 7 (9.72%) CMMI
11 7 (9.72%) Programme Management
11 7 (9.72%) Server Building
11 7 (9.72%) Software Engineering
12 6 (8.33%) Process Improvement
12 6 (8.33%) Risk Management
12 6 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (6.94%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (6.94%) Release Management
14 4 (5.56%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (22.22%) SQL
2 12 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 11 (15.28%) C#
3 11 (15.28%) Perl
4 10 (13.89%) Shell Script
5 7 (9.72%) JavaScript
6 5 (6.94%) Python
7 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.39%) Java
7 1 (1.39%) Ruby
7 1 (1.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (15.28%) Degree
2 7 (9.72%) PMI Certification
2 7 (9.72%) PMP
3 2 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.78%) MCITP
3 2 (2.78%) MCP
3 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.39%) APMP
4 1 (1.39%) CCNA
4 1 (1.39%) CCNP
4 1 (1.39%) CCSA
4 1 (1.39%) CCSE
4 1 (1.39%) CISM
4 1 (1.39%) CISSP
4 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.39%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) SLA
2 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 20 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 13 (18.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.56%) Terminal Services
4 3 (4.17%) vSphere
5 2 (2.78%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.39%) Samba
6 1 (1.39%) Sendmail
6 1 (1.39%) Snort
6 1 (1.39%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (11.11%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 3 (4.17%) BMC PATROL
2 3 (4.17%) Control-M
3 2 (2.78%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.78%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.78%) SCCM
3 2 (2.78%) SCOM
4 1 (1.39%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.39%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.39%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.39%) Kibana
4 1 (1.39%) logstash
4 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.39%) OpenView
Vendors
1 18 (25.00%) Citrix
2 17 (23.61%) Microsoft
3 13 (18.06%) VMware
4 4 (5.56%) Dell
4 4 (5.56%) HP
4 4 (5.56%) IBM
4 4 (5.56%) Veritas
5 3 (4.17%) AppSense
5 3 (4.17%) BMC
5 3 (4.17%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.78%) Cisco
6 2 (2.78%) Remedy
6 2 (2.78%) Reuters
6 2 (2.78%) Solace
6 2 (2.78%) SolarWinds
6 2 (2.78%) Splunk
7 1 (1.39%) Adobe
7 1 (1.39%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.39%) ScanSafe
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Global
Rate: From £60,000 to £67,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago