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 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Incident Analyst
Rank 550 561 520
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -41
Contract jobs requiring an Incident Analyst 22 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.042% 0.015% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.016% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 7
Average daily rate
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£275 £175 £208
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -15.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £147 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £341 £255
UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £175 £186
% change year-on-year
- -5.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £8.25 - -
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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
47141 43312 43321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.67% 92.78% 93.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 30352 26814 24841
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £226 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1943 1885 2412
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £37.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 2014. 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
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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
London -1 10 £275 -
South East -20 4 £260 -32.02%
Yorkshire -9 3 £125 -10.71%
South West -35 2 £308 +75.71% 1
West Midlands - 2 £213 -
North West - 1 £110 -
East Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - - 2
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Incident Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 39 (79.59%) ITIL
2 31 (63.27%) Incident Management
3 23 (46.94%) Service Management
4 16 (32.65%) Problem Management
5 15 (30.61%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (30.61%) ITSM
6 10 (20.41%) UNIX
7 8 (16.33%) HP
7 8 (16.33%) Remedy
7 8 (16.33%) Service Delivery
7 8 (16.33%) Banking
8 7 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
8 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
8 7 (14.29%) Tableau
8 7 (14.29%) Analytics
8 7 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 7 (14.29%) User Experience
8 7 (14.29%) Change Management
8 7 (14.29%) BMC
9 6 (12.24%) Degree
10 5 (10.20%) SC Cleared
10 5 (10.20%) SLA
11 4 (8.16%) Asset Management
12 3 (6.12%) assyst
12 3 (6.12%) Root Cause Analysis
12 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
12 3 (6.12%) Finance
12 3 (6.12%) Law
12 3 (6.12%) Microsoft

Incident Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (6.12%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.04%) MS Access
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (16.33%) Banking
2 3 (6.12%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Law
3 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) Advertising
4 1 (2.04%) Military
4 1 (2.04%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.61%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (2.04%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.04%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.41%) UNIX
2 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (6.12%) Windows
3 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.04%) AIX
3 1 (2.04%) Solaris
3 1 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (79.59%) ITIL
2 31 (63.27%) Incident Management
3 23 (46.94%) Service Management
4 16 (32.65%) Problem Management
5 15 (30.61%) ITSM
6 8 (16.33%) Service Delivery
7 7 (14.29%) Analytics
7 7 (14.29%) Change Management
8 4 (8.16%) Asset Management
9 3 (6.12%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (6.12%) Configuration Management
10 2 (4.08%) E-Commerce
10 2 (4.08%) ERP
10 2 (4.08%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (4.08%) Fault Management
11 1 (2.04%) Business Analysis
11 1 (2.04%) Cyber Security
11 1 (2.04%) Validation
11 1 (2.04%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (2.04%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.04%) C
1 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
1 7 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 6 (12.24%) Degree
3 5 (10.20%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) GCIH
4 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) HP
1 8 (16.33%) Remedy
2 7 (14.29%) Tableau
2 7 (14.29%) BMC
3 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.08%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.04%) Sun
5 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.04%) Citrix
5 1 (2.04%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.04%) SAP