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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Incident Management
Rank 160 185 209
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +24
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 674 562 435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.36% 1.17% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 1.53% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 298 255
Average daily rate
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£350 £336 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.08% -3.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £155 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £533 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £303 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.17% +1.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 64 28
Average hourly rate £15.83 £17.00 £13.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.88% +29.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £13.03 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £72.50 £36.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-6.06% +37.50%
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
38588 36620 34046
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.62% 76.48% 75.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 25416 23196 20943
Average daily rate £420 £405 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1044 1112 1039
Average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.44 £12.83 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £48.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 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
London -3 193 £413 +6.10% 55
South East +32 167 £395 +23.43% 36
Yorkshire -2 70 £265 +42.85% 14
East of England -2 65 £350 +24.44% 10
North West +5 57 £150 -29.74% 15
South West +15 51 £400 +6.66% 9
North East -9 31 £335 +11.66% 3
West Midlands -27 18 £325 -7.27% 11
East Midlands -3 17 £450 +179.06% 6
Incident Management
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Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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.

1 611 (46.71%) ITIL
2 426 (32.57%) Windows
3 271 (20.72%) Service Management
4 262 (20.03%) Microsoft
5 246 (18.81%) Problem Management
6 239 (18.27%) Finance
7 229 (17.51%) Security Cleared
8 218 (16.67%) Change Management
9 201 (15.37%) MS Office
10 192 (14.68%) SLA
11 191 (14.60%) Active Directory
12 177 (13.53%) MS Excel
13 175 (13.38%) SC Cleared
14 142 (10.86%) Service Delivery
15 132 (10.09%) HP
16 131 (10.02%) Citrix
17 130 (9.94%) Cisco
18 125 (9.56%) SQL
19 113 (8.64%) UNIX
20 111 (8.49%) Windows 7
21 106 (8.10%) Firewall
22 104 (7.95%) Linux
23 99 (7.57%) VMware
24 98 (7.49%) Analytical Skills
25 94 (7.19%) LAN
26 85 (6.50%) Project Management
26 85 (6.50%) Management Information System
27 83 (6.35%) Remedy
28 81 (6.19%) Windows Server 2008
29 80 (6.12%) Root Cause Analysis

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 61 (4.66%) MS Exchange
2 38 (2.91%) SharePoint
3 31 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (1.61%) WebLogic
4 21 (1.61%) IIS
5 19 (1.45%) IBM Notes
5 19 (1.45%) Lync
6 16 (1.22%) Tomcat
7 13 (0.99%) JBoss
8 12 (0.92%) Apache
9 10 (0.76%) CMS
10 9 (0.69%) WebSphere
10 9 (0.69%) OpenStack
11 8 (0.61%) Oracle 10gAS
12 6 (0.46%) Confluence
12 6 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 5 (0.38%) NetWeaver
14 4 (0.31%) CICS
14 4 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 201 (15.37%) MS Office
2 177 (13.53%) MS Excel
3 25 (1.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (1.15%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.38%) MS Project
7 1 (0.076%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 18 (1.38%) Remedy ITSM
2 14 (1.07%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (0.92%) SAP EHS
3 12 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
4 11 (0.84%) Oracle Applications
4 11 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (0.69%) assyst
6 6 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.31%) SAP FI
7 4 (0.31%) SAP CO
7 4 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
8 3 (0.23%) Exstream
8 3 (0.23%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.15%) Cerner Millennium
9 2 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (0.15%) ION MarketView
9 2 (0.15%) Oracle iProcurement
9 2 (0.15%) Bloomberg TOMS
9 2 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
9 2 (0.15%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 13 (0.99%) Office 365
2 12 (0.92%) IaaS
3 10 (0.76%) SaaS
4 9 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (0.69%) Google Apps
5 6 (0.46%) PaaS
6 2 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.076%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 106 (8.10%) Firewall
2 94 (7.19%) LAN
3 78 (5.96%) WAN
4 66 (5.05%) TCP/IP
5 53 (4.05%) Internet
6 43 (3.29%) VPN
7 41 (3.13%) DNS
8 40 (3.06%) SAN
9 37 (2.83%) Network Security
10 34 (2.60%) Wireless
11 32 (2.45%) DHCP
12 27 (2.06%) SSL
13 24 (1.83%) LDAP
14 23 (1.76%) Cisco ASA
15 22 (1.68%) VoIP
16 19 (1.45%) Intrusion Detection
17 18 (1.38%) BGP
18 17 (1.30%) OSPF
19 16 (1.22%) EIGRP
19 16 (1.22%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (4.36%) SQL Server
2 25 (1.91%) Oracle Database
3 19 (1.45%) Relational Database
4 16 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (0.92%) DTS
7 10 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (0.69%) DB2
9 8 (0.61%) Oracle Discoverer
9 8 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (0.46%) SQL Server 2000
12 5 (0.38%) RDBMS
12 5 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (0.38%) NoSQL
12 5 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (0.38%) MySQL
12 5 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (0.31%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 20 (1.53%) Subversion
1 20 (1.53%) Jenkins
2 17 (1.30%) JIRA
3 10 (0.76%) Visual Studio
4 9 (0.69%) Git (software)
4 9 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (0.31%) ClearCase
5 4 (0.31%) ClearQuest
5 4 (0.31%) Yeoman
5 4 (0.31%) Maven
5 4 (0.31%) TeamCity
6 3 (0.23%) HP UFT
6 3 (0.23%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.15%) Toad
7 2 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.15%) eggPlant
8 1 (0.076%) RequisitePro
8 1 (0.076%) PVCS
8 1 (0.076%) MSTest
8 1 (0.076%) SoapUI
General
1 239 (18.27%) Finance
2 80 (6.12%) Banking
3 58 (4.43%) Telecoms
4 37 (2.83%) Investment Banking
5 36 (2.75%) Law
6 35 (2.68%) Legal
7 30 (2.29%) Retail
8 15 (1.15%) Front Office
9 12 (0.92%) Back Office
10 10 (0.76%) Manufacturing
11 9 (0.69%) Financial Institution
11 9 (0.69%) Marketing
12 8 (0.61%) Advertising
13 6 (0.46%) Local Government
13 6 (0.46%) Electronics
14 5 (0.38%) Automotive
14 5 (0.38%) Publishing
14 5 (0.38%) Billing
15 4 (0.31%) German Language
15 4 (0.31%) Games
Job Titles
1 395 (30.20%) Analyst
2 175 (13.38%) Service Analyst
3 168 (12.84%) Incident Manager
4 149 (11.39%) Service Desk Analyst
5 136 (10.40%) Support Analyst
6 76 (5.81%) Service Manager
7 74 (5.66%) Support Engineer
8 71 (5.43%) 1st Line Support
9 52 (3.98%) Applications Support
10 48 (3.67%) Administrator
11 47 (3.59%) Consultant
12 43 (3.29%) Network Engineer
13 40 (3.06%) 2nd Line Support
14 37 (2.83%) Desktop Support
15 36 (2.75%) Problem Manager
16 35 (2.68%) Applications Support Analyst
17 34 (2.60%) DBA
18 30 (2.29%) Desktop Engineer
18 30 (2.29%) IT Support
19 29 (2.22%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (2.75%) XML
1 36 (2.75%) Middleware
2 35 (2.68%) .NET
3 30 (2.29%) HTML
4 15 (1.15%) Web Services
5 13 (0.99%) ASP.NET
6 12 (0.92%) Oracle Fusion
7 9 (0.69%) CSS
8 6 (0.46%) COM+
8 6 (0.46%) SAP Basis
8 6 (0.46%) .NET Framework
8 6 (0.46%) Java EE
9 5 (0.38%) jQuery
9 5 (0.38%) J2EE
10 4 (0.31%) JMS
10 4 (0.31%) WebSphere MQ
11 3 (0.23%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (0.23%) Spring
11 3 (0.23%) Application Packaging
11 3 (0.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 98 (7.49%) Analytical Skills
2 85 (6.50%) Management Information System
3 66 (5.05%) Data Centre
4 59 (4.51%) Blackberry
5 30 (2.29%) Replication
6 26 (1.99%) Statistics
7 21 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
7 21 (1.61%) iPhone
8 20 (1.53%) Computer Science
9 19 (1.45%) CMDB
9 19 (1.45%) PKI
10 16 (1.22%) Mainframe
11 15 (1.15%) Clustering
11 15 (1.15%) iPad
12 14 (1.07%) Smartcard
13 12 (0.92%) NHS
14 11 (0.84%) Cryptography
15 10 (0.76%) Smart Meter
16 9 (0.69%) Fat Client
16 9 (0.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 426 (32.57%) Windows
2 113 (8.64%) UNIX
3 111 (8.49%) Windows 7
4 104 (7.95%) Linux
5 81 (6.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 73 (5.58%) Windows XP
7 52 (3.98%) Windows Server 2003
8 50 (3.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 30 (2.29%) Windows 8
10 24 (1.83%) Solaris
11 18 (1.38%) CentOS
11 18 (1.38%) Ubuntu
12 16 (1.22%) AIX
13 15 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 12 (0.92%) Mac OS X
15 10 (0.76%) HPUX
16 9 (0.69%) Android
17 8 (0.61%) Apple iOS
18 6 (0.46%) Windows NT
19 3 (0.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 611 (46.71%) ITIL
2 271 (20.72%) Service Management
3 246 (18.81%) Problem Management
4 218 (16.67%) Change Management
5 142 (10.86%) Service Delivery
6 85 (6.50%) Project Management
7 80 (6.12%) ITSM
7 80 (6.12%) Root Cause Analysis
8 72 (5.50%) Information Security
9 62 (4.74%) Configuration Management
10 60 (4.59%) Stakeholder Management
11 56 (4.28%) Migration
12 55 (4.20%) Release Management
13 52 (3.98%) Disaster Recovery
14 50 (3.82%) Continuous Improvement
15 49 (3.75%) Capacity Management
16 48 (3.67%) Agile Software Development
17 47 (3.59%) Business Continuity
18 44 (3.36%) CRM
19 41 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 125 (9.56%) SQL
2 38 (2.91%) PowerShell
3 31 (2.37%) Java
4 25 (1.91%) C#
5 24 (1.83%) VBScript
6 22 (1.68%) PL/SQL
7 20 (1.53%) Python
8 19 (1.45%) VB
8 19 (1.45%) Shell Script
9 18 (1.38%) Perl
10 17 (1.30%) C
11 10 (0.76%) T-SQL
11 10 (0.76%) JavaScript
12 8 (0.61%) Ruby
13 7 (0.54%) VB6
13 7 (0.54%) VB.NET
14 6 (0.46%) VBA
15 5 (0.38%) ABAP
15 5 (0.38%) C++
15 5 (0.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 229 (17.51%) Security Cleared
2 175 (13.38%) SC Cleared
3 63 (4.82%) Degree
4 58 (4.43%) ITIL Certification
5 53 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 49 (3.75%) DV Cleared
7 46 (3.52%) CISSP
8 44 (3.36%) Cisco Certification
9 31 (2.37%) CCNA
10 29 (2.22%) CISM
11 24 (1.83%) CCNP
12 23 (1.76%) MCP
12 23 (1.76%) ISTQB
13 17 (1.30%) MCITP
14 15 (1.15%) MCSE
14 15 (1.15%) CISA
15 13 (0.99%) MCSA
16 12 (0.92%) MOS
16 12 (0.92%) A+ Certification
17 11 (0.84%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 192 (14.68%) SLA
2 46 (3.52%) QA
3 37 (2.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (1.30%) PCI DSS
5 14 (1.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 11 (0.84%) ISO 9001
7 9 (0.69%) COBIT
7 9 (0.69%) JSP 440
8 5 (0.38%) Dodd-Frank
9 4 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 3 (0.23%) BS15000
10 3 (0.23%) BS7799
11 1 (0.076%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.076%) GxP
11 1 (0.076%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.076%) EMIR
System Software
1 191 (14.60%) Active Directory
2 59 (4.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (2.83%) Hyper-V
4 36 (2.75%) XenApp
5 26 (1.99%) vSphere
6 24 (1.83%) XenDesktop
7 18 (1.38%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (0.84%) Oracle RAC
8 11 (0.84%) Microsoft App-V
9 9 (0.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 9 (0.69%) Docker
10 6 (0.46%) Snort
11 5 (0.38%) XenServer
11 5 (0.38%) VirtualBox
12 4 (0.31%) Firmware
12 4 (0.31%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 3 (0.23%) VMware ESX
13 3 (0.23%) Terminal Server
13 3 (0.23%) UAG
13 3 (0.23%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 45 (3.44%) SCOM
2 36 (2.75%) SCCM
3 24 (1.83%) HP Quality Center
4 22 (1.68%) OVSD
4 22 (1.68%) OpenView
5 18 (1.38%) SCSM
6 16 (1.22%) SCOrch
7 13 (0.99%) Oracle RMAN
8 12 (0.92%) SCVMM
9 10 (0.76%) HP SIM
10 9 (0.69%) Vagrant
10 9 (0.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 9 (0.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 8 (0.61%) Control-M
11 8 (0.61%) FortiGate
12 7 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
12 7 (0.54%) Puppet
12 7 (0.54%) EdgeSight
12 7 (0.54%) Tivoli
12 7 (0.54%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 262 (20.03%) Microsoft
2 132 (10.09%) HP
3 131 (10.02%) Citrix
4 130 (9.94%) Cisco
5 99 (7.57%) VMware
6 83 (6.35%) Remedy
7 66 (5.05%) Oracle
8 55 (4.20%) SAP
9 50 (3.82%) IBM
10 40 (3.06%) McAfee
11 34 (2.60%) Juniper
12 32 (2.45%) Symantec
13 31 (2.37%) F5
14 30 (2.29%) CheckPoint
15 29 (2.22%) Splunk
16 28 (2.14%) ServiceNow
17 24 (1.83%) Dell
18 21 (1.61%) Lotus
18 21 (1.61%) Red Hat
19 20 (1.53%) EMC
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