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 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 Management
Rank 171 181 209
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +28
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 607 562 400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.25% 1.19% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 1.58% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 279 188
Average daily rate
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£343 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £148 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £481 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 58 46
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.88 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +27.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.75 £72.50 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £17.30 £13.25
% change year-on-year
-19.07% +30.56%
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
37161 35673 30835
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.42% 75.44% 73.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 23489 22217 18883
Average daily rate £425 £408 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1070 1065 1029
Average hourly rate £29.00 £26.88 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.90% -14.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 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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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
London -1 217 £375 - 40
South East -11 142 £341 +5.00% 41
Yorkshire +17 58 £218 -22.32% 10
East of England +8 46 £350 - 9
North West -16 42 £206 -35.54% 8
South West -18 37 £388 +10.71% 9
West Midlands -1 30 £333 -18.78% 16
East Midlands -7 25 £350 +391.22% 3
North East 0 7 £518 +120.58% 5
Incident Management
UK

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 559 (48.15%) ITIL
2 394 (33.94%) Windows
3 247 (21.27%) Service Management
4 240 (20.67%) Microsoft
5 222 (19.12%) Finance
6 219 (18.86%) Security Cleared
7 191 (16.45%) SLA
8 188 (16.19%) Change Management
9 187 (16.11%) Problem Management
10 181 (15.59%) MS Office
11 177 (15.25%) Active Directory
12 174 (14.99%) SC Cleared
13 160 (13.78%) MS Excel
14 147 (12.66%) Service Delivery
15 140 (12.06%) Cisco
16 139 (11.97%) Citrix
17 127 (10.94%) HP
18 117 (10.08%) Linux
18 117 (10.08%) Firewall
19 116 (9.99%) UNIX
19 116 (9.99%) SQL
20 112 (9.65%) Project Management
20 112 (9.65%) Banking
21 101 (8.70%) Windows 7
22 96 (8.27%) VMware
23 89 (7.67%) Remedy
24 84 (7.24%) LAN
24 84 (7.24%) ITSM
24 84 (7.24%) Analytical Skills
25 83 (7.15%) Root Cause Analysis

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 67 (5.77%) MS Exchange
2 45 (3.88%) SharePoint
3 37 (3.19%) IIS
4 36 (3.10%) Exchange Server 2010
5 23 (1.98%) WebLogic
6 21 (1.81%) IBM Notes
6 21 (1.81%) Lync
7 18 (1.55%) Tomcat
7 18 (1.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 18 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2003
8 15 (1.29%) OpenStack
9 12 (1.03%) WebSphere
10 11 (0.95%) Oracle 10gAS
11 10 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
12 8 (0.69%) CMS
12 8 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
13 7 (0.60%) CICS
14 6 (0.52%) Apache
14 6 (0.52%) JBoss
14 6 (0.52%) Confluence
Applications
1 181 (15.59%) MS Office
2 160 (13.78%) MS Excel
3 22 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (1.38%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.43%) MS Project
7 1 (0.086%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 29 (2.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 17 (1.46%) Oracle EBS
3 15 (1.29%) Oracle EBS R12
4 13 (1.12%) Oracle Applications
5 8 (0.69%) assyst
6 6 (0.52%) Cerner Millennium
7 4 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.17%) Siebel Analytics
8 2 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.17%) Remedy AR System
8 2 (0.17%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.17%) ION MarketView
8 2 (0.17%) Bloomberg TOMS
9 1 (0.086%) Markit EDM
9 1 (0.086%) Eikon
9 1 (0.086%) Endur
9 1 (0.086%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.086%) SAP HR
9 1 (0.086%) SAP R/3
9 1 (0.086%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.03%) IaaS
2 10 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.43%) Google Apps
3 5 (0.43%) Office 365
4 3 (0.26%) SaaS
4 3 (0.26%) PaaS
4 3 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.17%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (0.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (0.17%) Route 53
5 2 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 117 (10.08%) Firewall
2 84 (7.24%) LAN
3 77 (6.63%) TCP/IP
4 65 (5.60%) WAN
5 44 (3.79%) SAN
5 44 (3.79%) Internet
6 41 (3.53%) VPN
6 41 (3.53%) Cisco ASA
7 40 (3.45%) Wireless
8 32 (2.76%) BGP
8 32 (2.76%) Network Security
8 32 (2.76%) DNS
9 27 (2.33%) MPLS
10 25 (2.15%) Intrusion Detection
11 24 (2.07%) OSPF
11 24 (2.07%) EIGRP
11 24 (2.07%) SSL
12 21 (1.81%) NetScaler
13 20 (1.72%) LDAP
14 19 (1.64%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (4.22%) SQL Server
2 36 (3.10%) Oracle Database
3 17 (1.46%) Relational Database
4 16 (1.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 14 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (0.95%) DTS
6 11 (0.95%) Oracle Discoverer
7 9 (0.78%) MySQL
8 8 (0.69%) DB2
8 8 (0.69%) Crystal Reports
8 8 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (0.52%) SQL Server 2000
10 6 (0.52%) MongoDB
11 5 (0.43%) NoSQL
12 4 (0.34%) BusinessObjects XI
12 4 (0.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.26%) BODI
13 3 (0.26%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 27 (2.33%) JIRA
2 24 (2.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (2.07%) Jenkins
3 14 (1.21%) Visual Studio
3 14 (1.21%) Subversion
4 13 (1.12%) TeamCity
5 9 (0.78%) Git (software)
5 9 (0.78%) Toad
6 8 (0.69%) ClearQuest
7 4 (0.34%) Maven
7 4 (0.34%) ClearCase
8 3 (0.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (0.26%) Hudson
9 2 (0.17%) Selenium
9 2 (0.17%) Yeoman
10 1 (0.086%) eggPlant
10 1 (0.086%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.086%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.086%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.086%) Bitbucket
General
1 222 (19.12%) Finance
2 112 (9.65%) Banking
3 55 (4.74%) Telecoms
4 48 (4.13%) Investment Banking
5 31 (2.67%) Law
5 31 (2.67%) Legal
6 26 (2.24%) Retail
7 21 (1.81%) Back Office
8 16 (1.38%) Front Office
9 13 (1.12%) Financial Institution
10 10 (0.86%) Games
11 9 (0.78%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.52%) Publishing
12 6 (0.52%) Marketing
13 4 (0.34%) Automotive
13 4 (0.34%) Military
13 4 (0.34%) Advertising
14 3 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.26%) Electronics
14 3 (0.26%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 402 (34.63%) Analyst
2 170 (14.64%) Service Analyst
3 147 (12.66%) Service Desk Analyst
4 108 (9.30%) Support Analyst
5 103 (8.87%) Incident Manager
6 79 (6.80%) Support Engineer
7 54 (4.65%) 1st Line Support
8 53 (4.57%) Network Engineer
9 48 (4.13%) Applications Support
10 47 (4.05%) Service Manager
11 43 (3.70%) Administrator
11 43 (3.70%) DBA
12 37 (3.19%) Consultant
12 37 (3.19%) 2nd Line Support
13 33 (2.84%) IT Support
14 30 (2.58%) Help Desk Analyst
15 29 (2.50%) Desktop Support
16 28 (2.41%) Security Analyst
16 28 (2.41%) Desktop Engineer
17 23 (1.98%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (3.88%) .NET
2 44 (3.79%) Middleware
3 27 (2.33%) XML
4 21 (1.81%) HTML
5 20 (1.72%) Web Services
6 16 (1.38%) ASP.NET
7 14 (1.21%) Oracle Fusion
8 10 (0.86%) CSS
9 9 (0.78%) .NET Framework
10 8 (0.69%) jQuery
11 7 (0.60%) FIX Protocol
12 6 (0.52%) SAP Basis
12 6 (0.52%) COM+
13 5 (0.43%) JMS
13 5 (0.43%) XSLT
14 4 (0.34%) ASP.NET MVC
15 3 (0.26%) WebCenter
15 3 (0.26%) Spring
15 3 (0.26%) LINQ
15 3 (0.26%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 84 (7.24%) Analytical Skills
2 75 (6.46%) Management Information System
3 68 (5.86%) Blackberry
4 29 (2.50%) Replication
5 26 (2.24%) Computer Science
6 24 (2.07%) Statistics
7 18 (1.55%) CMDB
7 18 (1.55%) Video Conferencing
8 17 (1.46%) iPhone
9 15 (1.29%) PKI
10 14 (1.21%) iPad
11 13 (1.12%) Hedge funds
11 13 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
12 12 (1.03%) Mathematics
13 11 (0.95%) Clustering
13 11 (0.95%) Client/Server
13 11 (0.95%) NHS
14 10 (0.86%) Mobile App
15 9 (0.78%) Open Source
15 9 (0.78%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 394 (33.94%) Windows
2 117 (10.08%) Linux
3 116 (9.99%) UNIX
4 101 (8.70%) Windows 7
5 78 (6.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 60 (5.17%) Windows XP
7 58 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 32 (2.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 29 (2.50%) Solaris
10 24 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 22 (1.89%) Ubuntu
12 19 (1.64%) CentOS
12 19 (1.64%) Windows 8
13 16 (1.38%) HPUX
14 14 (1.21%) AIX
15 9 (0.78%) Windows NT
15 9 (0.78%) Android
16 8 (0.69%) Mac OS X
17 7 (0.60%) Apple iOS
18 5 (0.43%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 559 (48.15%) ITIL
2 247 (21.27%) Service Management
3 188 (16.19%) Change Management
4 187 (16.11%) Problem Management
5 147 (12.66%) Service Delivery
6 112 (9.65%) Project Management
7 84 (7.24%) ITSM
8 83 (7.15%) Root Cause Analysis
9 70 (6.03%) Configuration Management
10 69 (5.94%) Stakeholder Management
11 59 (5.08%) Information Security
12 58 (5.00%) Migration
13 52 (4.48%) Disaster Recovery
13 52 (4.48%) Release Management
14 50 (4.31%) ITIL V3
15 46 (3.96%) Agile Software Development
16 45 (3.88%) E-Commerce
16 45 (3.88%) Continuous Improvement
17 43 (3.70%) Business Continuity
18 39 (3.36%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 116 (9.99%) SQL
2 50 (4.31%) PowerShell
3 38 (3.27%) C#
4 33 (2.84%) VBScript
5 26 (2.24%) Java
5 26 (2.24%) Shell Script
6 24 (2.07%) PL/SQL
7 23 (1.98%) Python
8 21 (1.81%) Perl
9 16 (1.38%) JavaScript
10 13 (1.12%) C
11 11 (0.95%) VB.NET
12 10 (0.86%) VB
13 8 (0.69%) T-SQL
14 7 (0.60%) VB6
15 5 (0.43%) Ruby
15 5 (0.43%) VBA
15 5 (0.43%) C++
16 3 (0.26%) PHP
16 3 (0.26%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 219 (18.86%) Security Cleared
2 174 (14.99%) SC Cleared
3 73 (6.29%) Cisco Certification
4 69 (5.94%) Degree
5 57 (4.91%) DV Cleared
6 56 (4.82%) ITIL Certification
7 55 (4.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 47 (4.05%) CCNP
9 45 (3.88%) CCNA
10 43 (3.70%) CISSP
11 31 (2.67%) MCP
12 29 (2.50%) MCSE
13 15 (1.29%) CISM
14 13 (1.12%) CISA
14 13 (1.12%) CCSE
15 11 (0.95%) CEH
15 11 (0.95%) GIAC
16 10 (0.86%) A+ Certification
16 10 (0.86%) PMI Certification
17 9 (0.78%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 191 (16.45%) SLA
2 43 (3.70%) QA
3 26 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (1.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 14 (1.21%) PCI DSS
5 13 (1.12%) ISO 9001
6 9 (0.78%) JSP 440
7 8 (0.69%) Dodd-Frank
8 4 (0.34%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.26%) BS15000
9 3 (0.26%) COBIT
System Software
1 177 (15.25%) Active Directory
2 60 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (2.93%) Hyper-V
4 32 (2.76%) XenApp
5 30 (2.58%) XenDesktop
6 25 (2.15%) vSphere
6 25 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (1.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 15 (1.29%) Microsoft App-V
9 14 (1.21%) Oracle RAC
10 12 (1.03%) Docker
11 7 (0.60%) ProxySG
12 6 (0.52%) Snort
13 5 (0.43%) Terminal Services
14 4 (0.34%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 4 (0.34%) VMware ESX
14 4 (0.34%) VMware Server
14 4 (0.34%) XenServer
15 3 (0.26%) UAG
15 3 (0.26%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 42 (3.62%) SCCM
2 40 (3.45%) SCOM
3 23 (1.98%) HP SIM
4 19 (1.64%) SCVMM
5 17 (1.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 17 (1.46%) SCSM
5 17 (1.46%) EdgeSight
6 15 (1.29%) OpenView
7 14 (1.21%) Oracle RMAN
7 14 (1.21%) OVSD
8 13 (1.12%) SCOrch
9 12 (1.03%) Vagrant
10 11 (0.95%) Nagios
11 10 (0.86%) Tivoli
12 9 (0.78%) Nessus
12 9 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
13 7 (0.60%) Puppet
14 6 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
14 6 (0.52%) FortiGate
14 6 (0.52%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 240 (20.67%) Microsoft
2 140 (12.06%) Cisco
3 139 (11.97%) Citrix
4 127 (10.94%) HP
5 96 (8.27%) VMware
6 89 (7.67%) Remedy
7 78 (6.72%) Oracle
8 56 (4.82%) IBM
8 56 (4.82%) F5
9 46 (3.96%) McAfee
10 45 (3.88%) Juniper
11 38 (3.27%) CheckPoint
12 37 (3.19%) Red Hat
13 30 (2.58%) ServiceNow
14 27 (2.33%) Splunk
15 24 (2.07%) Dell
16 23 (1.98%) Veritas
16 23 (1.98%) Lotus
17 22 (1.89%) SAP
17 22 (1.89%) CA
Birmingham
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £350.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £225 - £250 per day + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 3 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Twenty Recruitment Group
Rate: Up to £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Blue Personnel
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £285 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £425 - £475 day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 Per Day Limited Company Basis
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rates + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Excellent Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £11 - £13 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £200 - £240 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £10 - £11 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago