The table below looks at the statistics for Incident Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Incident Management over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Incident Management
Rank 33 38 47
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 26 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 4.01% 3.35% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.38% 4.23% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
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£338 £180 £168
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% +7.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £176 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £406 £170
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £315 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.87% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%
Incident Management
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
483 378 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 74.54% 79.25% 72.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 191 164
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 47 44
Average hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £27.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +11.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.10 £41.95 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

Incident Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Incident Management Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Incident Management
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Incident Management Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Incident Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Incident Management Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Incident Management
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Colchester +3 14 - -
Chelmsford -5 12 £338 +87.50%
Incident Management
East of England

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 32 (69.57%) Finance
2 24 (52.17%) Windows
3 23 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 22 (47.83%) Citrix
4 22 (47.83%) MS Office
4 22 (47.83%) MS Excel
4 22 (47.83%) Windows 7
5 17 (36.96%) Blackberry
6 15 (32.61%) Document Management
7 14 (30.43%) Law
8 12 (26.09%) Change Management
8 12 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
10 8 (17.39%) ITIL
10 8 (17.39%) Service Management
11 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
12 4 (8.70%) Problem Management
12 4 (8.70%) Windows 8
13 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
13 3 (6.52%) Pega
13 3 (6.52%) SDLC
13 3 (6.52%) Waterfall
13 3 (6.52%) Workflow
13 3 (6.52%) Project Management
13 3 (6.52%) Internet
13 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2
13 3 (6.52%) Eclipse
14 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
14 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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.

Applications
1 22 (47.83%) MS Office
1 22 (47.83%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) Internet
2 1 (2.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.35%) DTS
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Eclipse
General
1 32 (69.57%) Finance
2 14 (30.43%) Law
3 1 (2.17%) Legal
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (84.78%) Analyst
2 23 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 20 (43.48%) Help Desk Analyst
4 16 (34.78%) Service Desk Analyst
4 16 (34.78%) Service Analyst
5 13 (28.26%) Applications Support
5 13 (28.26%) Applications Support Analyst
6 12 (26.09%) Systems Support Analyst
6 12 (26.09%) Systems Analyst
6 12 (26.09%) Systems Support
7 4 (8.70%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Incident Manager
7 4 (8.70%) Major Incident Manager
7 4 (8.70%) Help Desk Support
8 2 (4.35%) Business Support Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Service Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Business Analyst
9 1 (2.17%) Desktop Support
9 1 (2.17%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.96%) Blackberry
2 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) NHS
4 1 (2.17%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 24 (52.17%) Windows
2 22 (47.83%) Windows 7
3 4 (8.70%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) Document Management
2 12 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (26.09%) Change Management
3 8 (17.39%) Service Management
3 8 (17.39%) ITIL
4 4 (8.70%) Problem Management
5 3 (6.52%) Waterfall
5 3 (6.52%) Workflow
5 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.52%) Project Management
5 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.52%) SDLC
6 2 (4.35%) ITSM
6 2 (4.35%) ITIL V3
6 2 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.17%) Software Distribution
7 1 (2.17%) Migration
7 1 (2.17%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) SQL
1 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.17%) VBScript
2 1 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) ZENworks
1 1 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (47.83%) Citrix
2 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.52%) Pega
4 2 (4.35%) VMware
5 1 (2.17%) Becrypt