The table below looks at the statistics for the Incident Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Incident Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Incident Analyst
Rank 601 574 573
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Incident Analyst 20 25 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.039% 0.049% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.052% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 15
Average daily rate £575 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.92% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £125 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £430 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £650 £275 £240
% change year-on-year
+136.36% +14.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £10.00 -
Incident Analyst
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48678 47959 46948
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 95.04% 94.75% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 32103 29564 29088
Average daily rate £425 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1381 1912 1941
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Incident Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Incident Analyst in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Incident Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Incident Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Incident Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

Incident Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Incident Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Incident Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

Incident Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Incident Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

Incident Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Incident Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -15 11 £700 +180.00% 1
London -10 6 £320 -1.53% 2
Yorkshire -1 2 £367 +193.20% 1
North West - 1 - - 1
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Incident Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Incident Analyst in their job title 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 with Incident Analyst in their job title.

1 28 (49.12%) Security Operations
2 27 (47.37%) Root Cause Analysis
3 25 (43.86%) SIEM
3 25 (43.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 24 (42.11%) Mentoring
4 24 (42.11%) CISSP
5 23 (40.35%) Degree
6 22 (38.60%) ITIL
7 20 (35.09%) Intrusion Detection
8 16 (28.07%) Digital Forensics
9 15 (26.32%) Information Security
10 14 (24.56%) Service Management
10 14 (24.56%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (22.81%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (22.81%) Analytics
11 13 (22.81%) Intel Security
11 13 (22.81%) RSA Security Analytics
12 12 (21.05%) Windows
13 11 (19.30%) Cybersecurity
14 10 (17.54%) Finance
15 9 (15.79%) MS Excel
15 9 (15.79%) Remedy
15 9 (15.79%) Cisco
15 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
15 9 (15.79%) COBIT
16 8 (14.04%) Incident Management
16 8 (14.04%) GCIA
16 8 (14.04%) GCIH
16 8 (14.04%) MS Visio
16 8 (14.04%) MS Project

Incident Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Incident Analyst in their job title 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 with Incident Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 8 (14.04%) MS Project
2 8 (14.04%) MS Visio
3 5 (8.77%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 20 (35.09%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (7.02%) Firewall
2 4 (7.02%) HTTP
2 4 (7.02%) SSH
2 4 (7.02%) SSL
2 4 (7.02%) VPN
3 3 (5.26%) tcpdump
3 3 (5.26%) Wireshark
4 2 (3.51%) LAN
4 2 (3.51%) WAN
5 1 (1.75%) Internet
5 1 (1.75%) Intranet
5 1 (1.75%) PBX
5 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.75%) VoIP
5 1 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) GIS
General
1 10 (17.54%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Financial Institution
2 2 (3.51%) Retail
2 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.75%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.81%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.28%) Cyberthreat
3 4 (7.02%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.02%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.02%) PKI
4 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.51%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.51%) User Experience
6 1 (1.75%) FMCG
6 1 (1.75%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.05%) Windows
2 7 (12.28%) Linux
3 6 (10.53%) Unix
4 4 (7.02%) AIX
4 4 (7.02%) Solaris
5 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (49.12%) Security Operations
2 27 (47.37%) Root Cause Analysis
3 25 (43.86%) SIEM
3 25 (43.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 24 (42.11%) Mentoring
5 22 (38.60%) ITIL
6 16 (28.07%) Digital Forensics
7 15 (26.32%) Information Security
8 14 (24.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (24.56%) Service Management
9 13 (22.81%) Analytics
10 11 (19.30%) Cybersecurity
11 8 (14.04%) Incident Management
12 7 (12.28%) Security Management
13 6 (10.53%) ITIL V3
13 6 (10.53%) Problem Management
14 5 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (8.77%) Data Analysis
15 4 (7.02%) Document Management
15 4 (7.02%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.02%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (42.11%) CISSP
2 23 (40.35%) Degree
3 8 (14.04%) GCIA
3 8 (14.04%) GCIH
4 4 (7.02%) GIAC
5 3 (5.26%) CFCE
5 3 (5.26%) EnCE
5 3 (5.26%) GCFA
5 3 (5.26%) GCFE
6 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.75%) CEH
7 1 (1.75%) CISM
7 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.75%) SANS
7 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.79%) COBIT
2 5 (8.77%) SLA
3 4 (7.02%) COSO
3 4 (7.02%) PCI DSS
3 4 (7.02%) SAS 70
4 2 (3.51%) QA
5 1 (1.75%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (22.81%) RSA Security Analytics
2 3 (5.26%) EnCase
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 13 (22.81%) Intel Security
2 9 (15.79%) Cisco
2 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.79%) Remedy
3 7 (12.28%) NetWitness
4 3 (5.26%) ArcSight
4 3 (5.26%) Rapid7
4 3 (5.26%) Splunk
5 2 (3.51%) BMC
6 1 (1.75%) HP
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle
6 1 (1.75%) ServiceNow
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