The table below looks at the statistics for Incident Management skills 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 Management over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Incident Management
Rank 191 191 180
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 594 567 581
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.26% 1.20% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 1.55% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 303 281
Average daily rate £338 £350 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -3.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £150 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £323
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 69 77
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.76 £16.17
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.71% -2.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £11.50 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £27.60 £28.51
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -13.63%
Incident Management
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38418 36663 34938
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.41% 77.86% 77.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 25454 23704 21566
Average daily rate £430 £425 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +5.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1094 997 1101
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.50% -3.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.72 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Incident Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Incident Management across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Incident Management Jobs Demand Trend in England

Incident Management
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Incident Management Daily Rate Trend in England

Incident Management
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Incident Management across the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Incident Management Daily Rate Histogram in England

Incident Management
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Incident Management Hourly Rate Trend in England

Incident Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Incident Management across the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Incident Management Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Incident Management
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 Management within the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 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 +90 208 £311 -12.32% 26
London -50 144 £388 -2.82% 35
Yorkshire -20 56 £325 +47.72% 5
East of England -8 46 £344 +1.85% 20
South West +9 43 £230 -38.66% 7
West Midlands -9 35 £425 +123.68% 11
North West -16 33 £375 +76.47% 11
North East -14 15 £220 -47.30% 13
East Midlands -22 13 £338 -3.57% 6
Incident Management
UK

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 569 (46.15%) ITIL
2 379 (30.74%) Windows
3 325 (26.36%) Service Management
4 305 (24.74%) Change Management
5 302 (24.49%) Problem Management
6 300 (24.33%) Finance
7 185 (15.00%) Microsoft
8 182 (14.76%) Linux
9 176 (14.27%) Security Cleared
10 172 (13.95%) SLA
11 161 (13.06%) Service Delivery
12 157 (12.73%) Active Directory
13 139 (11.27%) SQL
14 134 (10.87%) Cisco
15 131 (10.62%) Management Information System
16 126 (10.22%) MS Office
17 124 (10.06%) Information Security
18 121 (9.81%) Analytical Skills
19 118 (9.57%) Citrix
20 115 (9.33%) VMware
21 114 (9.25%) Windows 7
22 113 (9.16%) SC Cleared
23 112 (9.08%) Data Centre
24 110 (8.92%) ITSM
25 108 (8.76%) Firewall
26 105 (8.52%) Banking
27 102 (8.27%) TCP/IP
28 101 (8.19%) ITIL V3
29 99 (8.03%) MS Excel
30 98 (7.95%) Unix

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 43 (3.49%) MS Exchange
2 37 (3.00%) SharePoint
3 33 (2.68%) CMS
4 25 (2.03%) IBM Notes
5 20 (1.62%) Apache
6 19 (1.54%) IIS
7 18 (1.46%) WebSphere
8 16 (1.30%) Skype for Business
9 15 (1.22%) JBoss
9 15 (1.22%) Tomcat
10 14 (1.14%) WebLogic
11 13 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
12 12 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 8 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
14 6 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
14 6 (0.49%) IBM Domino
14 6 (0.49%) nginx
14 6 (0.49%) OpenStack
15 5 (0.41%) IBM HTTP Server
15 5 (0.41%) Liferay
Applications
1 126 (10.22%) MS Office
2 99 (8.03%) MS Excel
3 32 (2.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (1.62%) Acrobat
5 19 (1.54%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.73%) MS Project
7 4 (0.32%) AutoCAD
8 3 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.16%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (0.16%) Adobe Premiere
9 2 (0.16%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.081%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 26 (2.11%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.24%) Remedy AR System
4 2 (0.16%) assyst
4 2 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.16%) HFM
4 2 (0.16%) Maximo
4 2 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.16%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (0.16%) SimCorp Dimension
5 1 (0.081%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.081%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.081%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.081%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.081%) SAP CCM
5 1 (0.081%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.081%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.081%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.081%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (1.30%) SaaS
2 15 (1.22%) Office 365
3 4 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.32%) PaaS
4 3 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.24%) IaaS
5 1 (0.081%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.081%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.081%) HP Helion
5 1 (0.081%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 108 (8.76%) Firewall
2 102 (8.27%) TCP/IP
3 79 (6.41%) Internet
4 57 (4.62%) Intrusion Detection
5 52 (4.22%) WAN
6 51 (4.14%) VPN
7 46 (3.73%) LAN
8 45 (3.65%) DNS
9 43 (3.49%) SAN
10 42 (3.41%) Network Security
11 28 (2.27%) MPLS
12 21 (1.70%) DHCP
13 20 (1.62%) Cisco ASA
14 18 (1.46%) Cisco Nexus
14 18 (1.46%) SSL
15 16 (1.30%) Remote Desktop
16 15 (1.22%) NAS
17 14 (1.14%) HTTP
17 14 (1.14%) IPsec
17 14 (1.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (5.92%) SQL Server
2 46 (3.73%) DB2
3 38 (3.08%) Oracle Database
4 28 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
5 24 (1.95%) Oracle Reports
6 23 (1.87%) Sybase ASE
7 20 (1.62%) MySQL
8 16 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 13 (1.05%) GIS
10 13 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (0.73%) Oracle Database 10g
14 8 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
14 8 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
15 7 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
16 6 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
16 6 (0.49%) Oracle9i Database
16 6 (0.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (0.81%) JIRA
2 8 (0.65%) Git (software)
2 8 (0.65%) Subversion
3 7 (0.57%) Bugzilla
4 6 (0.49%) Introscope
4 6 (0.49%) SoapUI
5 5 (0.41%) Jenkins
5 5 (0.41%) Selenium
6 4 (0.32%) HP UFT
7 3 (0.24%) JUnit
7 3 (0.24%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.24%) Yeoman
8 2 (0.16%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.16%) FishEye
8 2 (0.16%) Maven
8 2 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.16%) VisualVM
9 1 (0.081%) LSMW
9 1 (0.081%) TestNG
9 1 (0.081%) WATIR
General
1 300 (24.33%) Finance
2 105 (8.52%) Banking
3 64 (5.19%) Telecoms
4 41 (3.33%) Retail
5 36 (2.92%) Investment Banking
6 32 (2.60%) Billing
6 32 (2.60%) Front Office
6 32 (2.60%) Law
7 28 (2.27%) Legal
8 17 (1.38%) Back Office
9 14 (1.14%) Games
10 10 (0.81%) Manufacturing
11 8 (0.65%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.49%) Marketing
13 4 (0.32%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.32%) Spanish Language
14 3 (0.24%) French Language
14 3 (0.24%) Italian Language
14 3 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.16%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 312 (25.30%) Analyst
2 125 (10.14%) Incident Manager
3 110 (8.92%) Service Analyst
4 93 (7.54%) Service Manager
5 91 (7.38%) Service Desk Analyst
6 82 (6.65%) Support Analyst
7 73 (5.92%) Support Engineer
8 58 (4.70%) Applications Support
9 55 (4.46%) Security Analyst
10 53 (4.30%) DBA
11 51 (4.14%) Security Specialist
12 48 (3.89%) Consultant
13 46 (3.73%) ITIL Manager
14 45 (3.65%) 1st Line Support
15 41 (3.33%) Administrator
16 39 (3.16%) Network Engineer
17 38 (3.08%) Service Desk Support
18 36 (2.92%) Help Desk Analyst
18 36 (2.92%) IT Manager
19 34 (2.76%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (2.92%) Web Services
2 24 (1.95%) HTML
3 21 (1.70%) .NET
4 17 (1.38%) Middleware
4 17 (1.38%) XML
5 13 (1.05%) J2EE
6 11 (0.89%) CSS
7 10 (0.81%) 802.1X
8 9 (0.73%) AngularJS
8 9 (0.73%) SOAP
9 7 (0.57%) ASP.NET
9 7 (0.57%) LAMP
9 7 (0.57%) Oracle Fusion
10 6 (0.49%) HTML5
10 6 (0.49%) jQuery
10 6 (0.49%) LEMP Stack
10 6 (0.49%) MCollective
11 5 (0.41%) FIX Protocol
11 5 (0.41%) ISPF
11 5 (0.41%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 131 (10.62%) Management Information System
2 121 (9.81%) Analytical Skills
3 112 (9.08%) Data Centre
4 50 (4.06%) Replication
5 48 (3.89%) Blackberry
6 36 (2.92%) Clustering
7 32 (2.60%) Security Operations Centre
8 29 (2.35%) AS400
8 29 (2.35%) iSeries
9 28 (2.27%) Client/Server
10 26 (2.11%) CMDB
11 25 (2.03%) Mainframe
12 21 (1.70%) Cryptography
12 21 (1.70%) Driving Licence
13 17 (1.38%) Computer Science
14 16 (1.30%) Statistics
15 11 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
15 11 (0.89%) Mobile App
16 10 (0.81%) EMC VNX
16 10 (0.81%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 379 (30.74%) Windows
2 182 (14.76%) Linux
3 114 (9.25%) Windows 7
4 98 (7.95%) Unix
5 80 (6.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 74 (6.00%) Windows Server
7 51 (4.14%) Windows XP
8 40 (3.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 36 (2.92%) Windows Server 2012
10 31 (2.51%) Windows Server 2003
11 30 (2.43%) Solaris
12 28 (2.27%) Windows 8
13 18 (1.46%) Windows Vista
14 16 (1.30%) zOS
15 15 (1.22%) Mac OS X
16 13 (1.05%) Apple iOS
17 12 (0.97%) AIX
18 10 (0.81%) Android
19 9 (0.73%) Windows 2000
20 3 (0.24%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 569 (46.15%) ITIL
2 325 (26.36%) Service Management
3 305 (24.74%) Change Management
4 302 (24.49%) Problem Management
5 161 (13.06%) Service Delivery
6 124 (10.06%) Information Security
7 110 (8.92%) ITSM
8 101 (8.19%) ITIL V3
9 84 (6.81%) Project Management
10 77 (6.24%) Release Management
11 71 (5.76%) Configuration Management
12 68 (5.52%) Disaster Recovery
13 65 (5.27%) Risk Management
14 61 (4.95%) Root Cause Analysis
15 59 (4.79%) CRM
16 57 (4.62%) Asset Management
16 57 (4.62%) Ticket Management
17 55 (4.46%) Migration
18 54 (4.38%) SIEM
19 53 (4.30%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 139 (11.27%) SQL
2 46 (3.73%) Shell Script
3 38 (3.08%) Java
4 35 (2.84%) Perl
5 24 (1.95%) C#
5 24 (1.95%) Python
6 21 (1.70%) PowerShell
7 18 (1.46%) VB
8 15 (1.22%) C
8 15 (1.22%) JavaScript
9 10 (0.81%) C++
9 10 (0.81%) Ruby
10 8 (0.65%) Bash Shell
11 6 (0.49%) COBOL
11 6 (0.49%) VB6
12 5 (0.41%) AWK
12 5 (0.41%) PL/SQL
12 5 (0.41%) sed
13 3 (0.24%) Groovy
13 3 (0.24%) JCL
Qualifications
1 176 (14.27%) Security Cleared
2 113 (9.16%) SC Cleared
3 79 (6.41%) ITIL Certification
4 66 (5.35%) CISSP
5 56 (4.54%) Cisco Certification
6 45 (3.65%) Degree
7 41 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 38 (3.08%) DV Cleared
9 33 (2.68%) CCNA
10 28 (2.27%) CEH
11 27 (2.19%) CCNP
12 26 (2.11%) GCIH
13 23 (1.87%) GCIA
13 23 (1.87%) MCSA
14 20 (1.62%) MCP
15 18 (1.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 16 (1.30%) GIAC
17 13 (1.05%) MCSE
18 11 (0.89%) CCIE
18 11 (0.89%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 172 (13.95%) SLA
2 72 (5.84%) PCI DSS
3 53 (4.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 28 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 24 (1.95%) QA
6 23 (1.87%) ISO 9001
7 15 (1.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 14 (1.14%) JSP 440
9 13 (1.05%) RMADS
10 12 (0.97%) Disclosure Scotland
11 8 (0.65%) COBIT
12 6 (0.49%) ISO 9000
13 5 (0.41%) ISO27002
13 5 (0.41%) Solvency II
14 4 (0.32%) ISO22301
15 3 (0.24%) TickIT
16 1 (0.081%) BS7799
16 1 (0.081%) FIPS 140-2
16 1 (0.081%) ISO 8583
16 1 (0.081%) Val IT
System Software
1 157 (12.73%) Active Directory
2 48 (3.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (1.62%) Hyper-V
4 19 (1.54%) Oracle RAC
5 14 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (1.05%) XenApp
7 10 (0.81%) vSphere
8 9 (0.73%) Squid
9 6 (0.49%) qmail
9 6 (0.49%) RACF
9 6 (0.49%) XenServer
10 4 (0.32%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 4 (0.32%) VMware ESX
10 4 (0.32%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.24%) ProxySG
11 3 (0.24%) Time Sharing Option
11 3 (0.24%) UAG
12 2 (0.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (0.16%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 38 (3.08%) Tivoli
2 35 (2.84%) SCCM
3 26 (2.11%) Oracle RMAN
4 24 (1.95%) Data Guard
5 20 (1.62%) SCOM
6 17 (1.38%) Nagios
7 16 (1.30%) Puppet
8 14 (1.14%) DameWare
9 13 (1.05%) RSA Security Analytics
10 10 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
11 9 (0.73%) McAfee ePO
11 9 (0.73%) Norton AntiVirus
11 9 (0.73%) RSA enVision
12 8 (0.65%) Cacti
12 8 (0.65%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 7 (0.57%) CA Wily
13 7 (0.57%) Foglight
13 7 (0.57%) Graphite
13 7 (0.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 7 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 185 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 134 (10.87%) Cisco
3 118 (9.57%) Citrix
4 115 (9.33%) VMware
5 87 (7.06%) Remedy
6 86 (6.97%) Oracle
7 81 (6.57%) HP
8 80 (6.49%) IBM
9 50 (4.06%) SAP
10 42 (3.41%) Red Hat
11 39 (3.16%) Intel Security
12 36 (2.92%) ServiceNow
12 36 (2.92%) Sybase
13 34 (2.76%) Huawei
14 30 (2.43%) Juniper
15 27 (2.19%) Adobe
15 27 (2.19%) F5
16 26 (2.11%) BMC
17 25 (2.03%) CheckPoint
17 25 (2.03%) Lotus
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