The table below looks at the statistics for Incident Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Incident Management over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Incident Management
Rank 80 67 43
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -24
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 7 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.52% 0.78% 2.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 1.08% 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £444 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.17% +61.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £366 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £628 £328
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £308 £314
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -1.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +29.41%
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Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1037 834 493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 76.59% 72.46% 66.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 444 227
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 8
Average hourly rate £47.50 £14.02 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+238.80% -19.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -12.69%

Incident Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Incident Management Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Incident Management
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Incident Management Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Incident Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Incident Management Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 9 (69.23%) Banking
2 7 (53.85%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) Service Management
4 3 (23.08%) Retail
4 3 (23.08%) Retail Banking
5 2 (15.38%) ITSM
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) UNIX
6 1 (7.69%) AIX
6 1 (7.69%) HPUX
6 1 (7.69%) Solaris
6 1 (7.69%) Linux
6 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (7.69%) EMC
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (7.69%) SAN
6 1 (7.69%) Hitachi
6 1 (7.69%) NetApp
6 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.69%) Firmware
6 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
6 1 (7.69%) CESG
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.69%) Information Security
6 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
6 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Selenium
General
1 9 (69.23%) Banking
2 7 (53.85%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) Retail
3 3 (23.08%) Retail Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
4 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Incident Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Major Incident Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Storage Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Information Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Information Assurance Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Storage Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Defect Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Services Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
1 1 (7.69%) CESG
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) UNIX
2 1 (7.69%) AIX
2 1 (7.69%) HPUX
2 1 (7.69%) Solaris
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) ITSM
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Information Assurance
4 1 (7.69%) User Stories
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
4 1 (7.69%) People Management
4 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) EMC
1 1 (7.69%) Hitachi
1 1 (7.69%) NetApp
1 1 (7.69%) Red Hat