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 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Incident Analyst
Rank 552 552 507
Rank change year-on-year
0 -45
Contract jobs requiring an Incident Analyst 20 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.023% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.025% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 2
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£350 £240 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -31.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £162 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £264 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £344 £233 -
% change year-on-year
+47.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £10.76
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £10.76
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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
44947 43726 38873
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.44% 92.47% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 27712 26658 22838
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1792 1874 2060
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 £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

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 March 2015.

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 March 2015. 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
South East -27 8 £340 +41.66%
East of England - 4 £350 -
London +4 3 £375 +17.18% 1
West Midlands - 3 - - 1
North West - 1 - -
East Midlands - - - -
South West - - - -
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Incident Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (70.00%) ITIL
2 20 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 11 (27.50%) Problem Management
3 11 (27.50%) Service Management
4 8 (20.00%) Change Management
4 8 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (17.50%) SIEM
5 7 (17.50%) UNIX
5 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
5 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
5 7 (17.50%) Cyber Security
6 6 (15.00%) Windows
6 6 (15.00%) ITSM
6 6 (15.00%) HP
6 6 (15.00%) GCIH
6 6 (15.00%) Analytics
6 6 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (15.00%) Degree
7 5 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
7 5 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (12.50%) Remedy
7 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (10.00%) Security Management
8 4 (10.00%) Service Delivery
8 4 (10.00%) CISSP
8 4 (10.00%) Replication
8 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
8 4 (10.00%) Finance
8 4 (10.00%) Information Security
8 4 (10.00%) Banking

Incident Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.50%) ColdFusion
2 1 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.00%) MS Project
4 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (7.50%) Firewall
3 2 (5.00%) HTTP
3 2 (5.00%) VPN
3 2 (5.00%) SSL
3 2 (5.00%) LTE
3 2 (5.00%) SSH
4 1 (2.50%) 4G
4 1 (2.50%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (2.50%) 3G
4 1 (2.50%) 2G
4 1 (2.50%) GPRS
4 1 (2.50%) GSM
4 1 (2.50%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.50%) MySQL
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
1 4 (10.00%) Banking
2 2 (5.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) Middleware
2 1 (2.50%) HTML
2 1 (2.50%) .NET
2 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.00%) Replication
3 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.00%) PKI
5 1 (2.50%) Statistics
5 1 (2.50%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.50%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) UNIX
2 6 (15.00%) Windows
3 3 (7.50%) AIX
3 3 (7.50%) Solaris
3 3 (7.50%) Linux
3 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (70.00%) ITIL
2 20 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 11 (27.50%) Problem Management
3 11 (27.50%) Service Management
4 8 (20.00%) Change Management
4 8 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (17.50%) Cyber Security
5 7 (17.50%) SIEM
6 6 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (15.00%) Analytics
6 6 (15.00%) ITSM
7 4 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 4 (10.00%) Security Management
7 4 (10.00%) Information Security
7 4 (10.00%) Time Management
8 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (7.50%) Fault Management
9 2 (5.00%) Document Management
9 2 (5.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 2 (5.00%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) Java
1 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.50%) Perl
1 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) GCIH
1 6 (15.00%) Degree
2 5 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (10.00%) CISSP
4 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.00%) CISM
5 2 (5.00%) GCIA
6 1 (2.50%) CCENT
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.50%) HNC
6 1 (2.50%) CCNA
6 1 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
2 3 (7.50%) SLA
3 2 (5.00%) COBIT
3 2 (5.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.00%) COSO
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.00%) HP
3 5 (12.50%) Remedy
4 4 (10.00%) Tableau
5 3 (7.50%) Cisco
6 2 (5.00%) McAfee
6 2 (5.00%) Websense
6 2 (5.00%) Symantec
6 2 (5.00%) Qualys
6 2 (5.00%) Kaspersky
6 2 (5.00%) Sourcefire
7 1 (2.50%) IronPort
7 1 (2.50%) Citrix
7 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.50%) Amdocs
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle
7 1 (2.50%) Sun