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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Incident Management
Rank 77 75 65
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 13 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.81% 0.55% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 0.71% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £415 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.66% -7.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £11.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +52.17%
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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
1284 991 757
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 79.65% 77.42% 73.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 667 581 363
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £532
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 16
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.00 £6.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £22.05 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Incident Management across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Incident Management Daily Rate Histogram 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 31 July 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 21 (47.73%) Migration
2 20 (45.45%) Banking
3 16 (36.36%) Finance
4 14 (31.82%) Retail
5 11 (25.00%) Validation
6 10 (22.73%) Retail Banking
7 9 (20.45%) Change Management
7 9 (20.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (15.91%) Business Continuity
8 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
8 7 (15.91%) Windows
8 7 (15.91%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (13.64%) ITIL
9 6 (13.64%) Service Management
10 5 (11.36%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (11.36%) Logistics
10 5 (11.36%) SharePoint
10 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
10 5 (11.36%) Citrix
10 5 (11.36%) Test Scripting
10 5 (11.36%) Data Migration
10 5 (11.36%) Capacity Management
11 4 (9.09%) AngularJS
11 4 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (9.09%) Veeam
11 4 (9.09%) Open Source
11 4 (9.09%) Apple iOS
11 4 (9.09%) Android
11 4 (9.09%) Software Testing
11 4 (9.09%) Problem Management

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.36%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) assyst
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) LAN
1 1 (2.27%) WAN
1 1 (2.27%) Firewall
1 1 (2.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (45.45%) Banking
2 16 (36.36%) Finance
3 14 (31.82%) Retail
4 10 (22.73%) Retail Banking
5 4 (9.09%) Law
6 1 (2.27%) Legal
6 1 (2.27%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 23 (52.27%) Analyst
2 13 (29.55%) Business Analyst
3 5 (11.36%) Programme Manager
4 4 (9.09%) Test Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Implementation Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Incident Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Payments Business Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Help Desk Support
6 2 (4.55%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Service Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.27%) Fraud Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Data Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Applications Support
7 1 (2.27%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Technical Manager
7 1 (2.27%) Implementation Manager
7 1 (2.27%) Support Manager
7 1 (2.27%) IT Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 3 (6.82%) .NET
3 1 (2.27%) Middleware
3 1 (2.27%) Java EE
3 1 (2.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.55%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) IVR
3 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Windows
2 4 (9.09%) Android
2 4 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.27%) UNIX
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) Migration
2 11 (25.00%) Validation
3 9 (20.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (20.45%) Change Management
4 7 (15.91%) Business Continuity
4 7 (15.91%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (13.64%) Service Management
5 6 (13.64%) ITIL
6 5 (11.36%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (11.36%) Logistics
6 5 (11.36%) Test Scripting
6 5 (11.36%) Data Migration
6 5 (11.36%) Capacity Management
7 4 (9.09%) Open Source
7 4 (9.09%) Software Testing
7 4 (9.09%) Problem Management
7 4 (9.09%) Release Management
7 4 (9.09%) Configuration Management
8 3 (6.82%) Project Management
8 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.27%) Perl
2 1 (2.27%) PHP
2 1 (2.27%) VBA
2 1 (2.27%) Python
2 1 (2.27%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.36%) Citrix
3 4 (9.09%) VMware
3 4 (9.09%) Veeam
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle
5 1 (2.27%) Cisco
5 1 (2.27%) Crossbeam
5 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.27%) Remedy
5 1 (2.27%) AlgoSec