The table below looks at the statistics for Incident Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Incident Management over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Incident Management
Rank 273 212 227
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +15
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 141 214 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.67% 1.03% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 1.28% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 130 122
Average daily rate £385 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £180 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £318
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 11
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +46.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
Incident Management
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 London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17610 16725 17372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.27% 80.29% 80.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 12571 11968 11925
Average daily rate £475 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 195 238
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £23.67
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £49.00 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Incident Management
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Incident Management Jobs Demand Trend in London

Incident Management
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Incident Management Daily Rate Trend in London

Incident Management
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Incident Management across the London region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Incident Management Daily Rate Histogram in London

Incident Management
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Incident Management Hourly Rate Trend in London

Incident Management
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 5 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
City of London -8 20 £380 +12.59% 14
Croydon -10 4 £419 -20.23% 1
Canary Wharf -1 1 £365 -
Hayes - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Incident Management
England

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 167 (45.75%) ITIL
2 115 (31.51%) Change Management
3 114 (31.23%) Service Management
4 109 (29.86%) Problem Management
5 103 (28.22%) Finance
6 91 (24.93%) Linux
7 89 (24.38%) Windows
8 63 (17.26%) Analytical Skills
9 57 (15.62%) Service Delivery
10 53 (14.52%) ITSM
10 53 (14.52%) Microsoft
11 50 (13.70%) SQL
11 50 (13.70%) Banking
12 48 (13.15%) Security Cleared
13 47 (12.88%) Oracle
14 46 (12.60%) Unix
15 41 (11.23%) SQL Server
16 40 (10.96%) SLA
17 39 (10.68%) Management Information System
18 38 (10.41%) Sybase
19 37 (10.14%) Project Management
19 37 (10.14%) Release Management
20 36 (9.86%) Disaster Recovery
21 35 (9.59%) Shell Script
21 35 (9.59%) Data Centre
22 34 (9.32%) Replication
23 33 (9.04%) SC Cleared
24 31 (8.49%) Risk Management
24 31 (8.49%) Remedy
24 31 (8.49%) SAP

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 21 (5.75%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.19%) Lync
2 8 (2.19%) MS Exchange
3 7 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (1.92%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.10%) IIS
4 4 (1.10%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.82%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.55%) Apache
6 2 (0.55%) Commerce Server
6 2 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.55%) JBoss
6 2 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.27%) CICS
7 1 (0.27%) CMS
7 1 (0.27%) LiveLink
7 1 (0.27%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.27%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 28 (7.67%) MS Office
2 25 (6.85%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.92%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.82%) MS Project
6 2 (0.55%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.55%) Adobe After Effects
6 2 (0.55%) Adobe Premiere
6 2 (0.55%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 16 (4.38%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.55%) assyst
2 2 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.55%) SimCorp Dimension
3 1 (0.27%) Eagle PACE
3 1 (0.27%) HFM
3 1 (0.27%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.27%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.27%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.27%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.27%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.19%) Office 365
2 6 (1.64%) SaaS
3 5 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.10%) PaaS
5 3 (0.82%) IaaS
5 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.27%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (8.22%) TCP/IP
2 23 (6.30%) Intrusion Detection
3 19 (5.21%) Firewall
3 19 (5.21%) Network Security
4 18 (4.93%) SAN
5 12 (3.29%) VPN
5 12 (3.29%) WAN
6 11 (3.01%) LAN
7 9 (2.47%) MPLS
8 8 (2.19%) DNS
8 8 (2.19%) Internet
9 6 (1.64%) VoIP
9 6 (1.64%) WebEx
10 5 (1.37%) Telepresence
10 5 (1.37%) Wireless
11 4 (1.10%) BGP
11 4 (1.10%) EIGRP
11 4 (1.10%) IPsec
11 4 (1.10%) ISDN
11 4 (1.10%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (11.23%) SQL Server
2 28 (7.67%) Oracle Database
3 27 (7.40%) Oracle Database 11g
4 25 (6.85%) Sybase ASE
5 23 (6.30%) Oracle Reports
6 11 (3.01%) MySQL
6 11 (3.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (2.19%) DB2
8 8 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (1.64%) Oracle9i Database
9 6 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (1.37%) QlikView
11 4 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
12 3 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
13 2 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.55%) Informix
Development Applications
1 8 (2.19%) JIRA
2 6 (1.64%) Git (software)
2 6 (1.64%) Subversion
3 5 (1.37%) Bugzilla
4 3 (0.82%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.82%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.27%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.27%) LSMW
6 1 (0.27%) Selenium
6 1 (0.27%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.27%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.27%) WebDriver
General
1 103 (28.22%) Finance
2 50 (13.70%) Banking
3 24 (6.58%) Investment Banking
4 16 (4.38%) Retail
5 14 (3.84%) Legal
6 11 (3.01%) Telecoms
7 9 (2.47%) Back Office
7 9 (2.47%) Games
8 8 (2.19%) Law
9 6 (1.64%) Front Office
10 4 (1.10%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.82%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.82%) Marketing
12 2 (0.55%) Electronics
12 2 (0.55%) German Language
12 2 (0.55%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.27%) Advertising
13 1 (0.27%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.27%) Japanese Language
13 1 (0.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 85 (23.29%) Analyst
2 41 (11.23%) DBA
3 39 (10.68%) Service Manager
4 31 (8.49%) Support Analyst
5 29 (7.95%) Sybase DBA
6 27 (7.40%) Incident Manager
7 26 (7.12%) Consultant
8 25 (6.85%) Oracle DBA
9 21 (5.75%) Applications Support
9 21 (5.75%) IT Manager
10 18 (4.93%) Administrator
11 17 (4.66%) ITIL Manager
11 17 (4.66%) Security Analyst
11 17 (4.66%) Service Analyst
12 16 (4.38%) IT Services Manager
13 12 (3.29%) Applications Support Analyst
13 12 (3.29%) SOC Analyst
14 11 (3.01%) Support Engineer
15 10 (2.74%) Network Engineer
15 10 (2.74%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.84%) Web Services
2 13 (3.56%) .NET
3 11 (3.01%) Middleware
4 6 (1.64%) J2EE
4 6 (1.64%) XML
5 4 (1.10%) FIX Protocol
5 4 (1.10%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (0.82%) AngularJS
6 3 (0.82%) CSS
6 3 (0.82%) CSS3
6 3 (0.82%) HTML
6 3 (0.82%) HTML5
6 3 (0.82%) jQuery
6 3 (0.82%) REST
6 3 (0.82%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (0.55%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.55%) 802.1X
7 2 (0.55%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.55%) JSON
7 2 (0.55%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 63 (17.26%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (10.68%) Management Information System
3 35 (9.59%) Data Centre
4 34 (9.32%) Replication
5 28 (7.67%) Clustering
6 27 (7.40%) Client/Server
7 15 (4.11%) Security Operations Centre
8 13 (3.56%) CMDB
9 10 (2.74%) Blackberry
10 9 (2.47%) User Experience
11 7 (1.92%) Computer Science
11 7 (1.92%) SWIFT
12 6 (1.64%) PKI
12 6 (1.64%) Reinsurance
13 5 (1.37%) Equities
13 5 (1.37%) Fixed Income
13 5 (1.37%) Mainframe
13 5 (1.37%) Visualisation
14 4 (1.10%) Cryptography
14 4 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 91 (24.93%) Linux
2 89 (24.38%) Windows
3 46 (12.60%) Unix
4 25 (6.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (5.48%) Solaris
6 17 (4.66%) Windows Server
7 15 (4.11%) Windows 7
8 12 (3.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (3.01%) Mac OS X
10 8 (2.19%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (1.92%) AIX
11 7 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.82%) Android
12 3 (0.82%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.55%) zOS
14 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.27%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (45.75%) ITIL
2 115 (31.51%) Change Management
3 114 (31.23%) Service Management
4 109 (29.86%) Problem Management
5 57 (15.62%) Service Delivery
6 53 (14.52%) ITSM
7 37 (10.14%) Project Management
7 37 (10.14%) Release Management
8 36 (9.86%) Disaster Recovery
9 31 (8.49%) Risk Management
10 30 (8.22%) Agile Software Development
10 30 (8.22%) Information Security
11 29 (7.95%) ITIL V3
12 28 (7.67%) SIEM
13 26 (7.12%) Line Management
14 25 (6.85%) Configuration Management
15 24 (6.58%) Analytics
16 22 (6.03%) Performance Tuning
16 22 (6.03%) Stakeholder Management
17 21 (5.75%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 50 (13.70%) SQL
2 35 (9.59%) Shell Script
3 16 (4.38%) C#
4 14 (3.84%) Java
5 10 (2.74%) Perl
6 9 (2.47%) C++
7 8 (2.19%) JavaScript
7 8 (2.19%) Python
8 7 (1.92%) PowerShell
8 7 (1.92%) Ruby
9 5 (1.37%) C
10 3 (0.82%) VBScript
11 2 (0.55%) ABAP
11 2 (0.55%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.27%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.27%) COBOL
12 1 (0.27%) REXX
12 1 (0.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 48 (13.15%) Security Cleared
2 33 (9.04%) SC Cleared
3 27 (7.40%) Degree
4 20 (5.48%) CISSP
5 17 (4.66%) GCIA
5 17 (4.66%) GCIH
5 17 (4.66%) ITIL Certification
6 12 (3.29%) GIAC
7 9 (2.47%) CEH
7 9 (2.47%) GCED
8 6 (1.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (1.37%) DV Cleared
10 4 (1.10%) CCNA
10 4 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.82%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (0.82%) ISSAP
11 3 (0.82%) MCP
11 3 (0.82%) MCSA
11 3 (0.82%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (10.96%) SLA
2 15 (4.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (4.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 11 (3.01%) PCI DSS
4 10 (2.74%) QA
5 5 (1.37%) ISO27002
5 5 (1.37%) Solvency II
6 4 (1.10%) ISO22301
7 2 (0.55%) COBIT
7 2 (0.55%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.55%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (0.55%) RMADS
8 1 (0.27%) BS7799
8 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.27%) FIPS 140-2
8 1 (0.27%) JSP 440
System Software
1 30 (8.22%) Active Directory
2 21 (5.75%) Oracle RAC
3 12 (3.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.10%) vSphere
5 3 (0.82%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.82%) ProxySG
5 3 (0.82%) Squid
6 2 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.55%) Xen
6 2 (0.55%) XenApp
7 1 (0.27%) ACF2
7 1 (0.27%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.27%) LXC
7 1 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.27%) RACF
7 1 (0.27%) UAG
7 1 (0.27%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 27 (7.40%) Data Guard
1 27 (7.40%) Oracle RMAN
2 10 (2.74%) SCCM
3 8 (2.19%) RSA enVision
3 8 (2.19%) RSA Security Analytics
4 7 (1.92%) Foglight
4 7 (1.92%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (1.64%) AirWatch
6 5 (1.37%) SCOM
7 4 (1.10%) Control-M
7 4 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (1.10%) yum
8 3 (0.82%) Casper Suite
8 3 (0.82%) Nagios
9 2 (0.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (0.55%) ITRS Geneos
9 2 (0.55%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 2 (0.55%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.55%) SCSM
Vendors
1 53 (14.52%) Microsoft
2 47 (12.88%) Oracle
3 38 (10.41%) Sybase
4 31 (8.49%) Remedy
4 31 (8.49%) SAP
5 28 (7.67%) Red Hat
6 22 (6.03%) Citrix
7 20 (5.48%) Cisco
8 19 (5.21%) HP
8 19 (5.21%) Juniper
8 19 (5.21%) VMware
9 18 (4.93%) BMC
9 18 (4.93%) ServiceNow
10 13 (3.56%) CheckPoint
11 10 (2.74%) F5
11 10 (2.74%) McAfee
12 9 (2.47%) Symantec
13 8 (2.19%) Fortinet
13 8 (2.19%) Qualys
13 8 (2.19%) Sourcefire
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