The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Incident Analyst
Rank 548 538 562
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +24
Contract jobs requiring an Incident Analyst 16 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.032% 0.022% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.023% 0.016%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 5
Average daily rate
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£300 £263 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £263 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £263 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £263 £275
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £21.00 - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 - £18.00
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45686 43047 48985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.53% 92.64% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 28284 25787 27971
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1846 1994 2539
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 £10.50 £11.27 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.57 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
Incident Analyst
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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
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 24 July 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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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 -14 4 £310 +18.09% 1
London +8 3 £240 - 3
East of England - 2 - -
Yorkshire +3 1 £300 - 2
South West - 1 £300 -
East Midlands - - - - 2
North West - - - -
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Incident Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 23 (76.67%) ITIL
2 16 (53.33%) Service Management
2 16 (53.33%) Incident Management
3 10 (33.33%) ITSM
4 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
5 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
6 6 (20.00%) Problem Management
7 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
8 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
8 4 (13.33%) SQL
8 4 (13.33%) SLA
8 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
8 4 (13.33%) HP
8 4 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (10.00%) DV Cleared
9 3 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (10.00%) BS15000
9 3 (10.00%) ERP
9 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
9 3 (10.00%) OVSD
10 2 (6.67%) Information Management
10 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
10 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
10 2 (6.67%) Degree
10 2 (6.67%) Finance
10 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
10 2 (6.67%) Windows
10 2 (6.67%) Remedy

Incident Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) VoIP
1 1 (3.33%) Firewall
1 1 (3.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.33%) MS Access
General
1 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
1 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Legal
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) NHS
2 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (76.67%) ITIL
2 16 (53.33%) Service Management
2 16 (53.33%) Incident Management
3 10 (33.33%) ITSM
4 6 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 3 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (10.00%) ERP
6 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (6.67%) Information Management
7 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
7 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (3.33%) Trend Analysis
8 1 (3.33%) ITIL V3
8 1 (3.33%) ETL
8 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.33%) Workflow
8 1 (3.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (6.67%) Degree
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) SLA
2 3 (10.00%) BS15000
3 1 (3.33%) QA
3 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) OVSD
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
1 4 (13.33%) HP
2 2 (6.67%) Remedy
2 2 (6.67%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.33%) ArcSight
3 1 (3.33%) Mercator
3 1 (3.33%) BMC
3 1 (3.33%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.33%) SAP