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 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Incident Management
Rank 227 225 215
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 191 197 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.81% 0.84% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 1.06% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 116 134
Average daily rate
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£425 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £163 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £563 £529
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £304 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.90% -3.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 3
Average hourly rate £18.75 £21.75 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +1.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.92 £21.75 £17.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.25 £21.75 £40.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £11.75
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +48.93%
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
18669 18628 19067
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.31% 78.98% 78.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 13338 13018 13239
Average daily rate £450 £448 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.55% -0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 226 262
Average hourly rate £21.75 £20.16 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.88% -28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £77.00 £53.50 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%

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 30 July 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Incident Management across the London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Incident Management Hourly Rate Histogram 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 30 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
City of London -2 57 £425 +13.33% 18
Northwood - 3 - -
Hammersmith -5 2 £288 +10.57%
Croydon - 2 £375 - 3
Hounslow - 2 £370 - 1
Canary Wharf - 2 £305 -
Docklands, London -3 1 £320 -39.04%
Bromley -6 1 £425 -
Wimbledon - 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 - -
Incident Management
England

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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.

1 193 (49.61%) ITIL
2 125 (32.13%) Finance
3 108 (27.76%) Windows
4 78 (20.05%) Problem Management
5 74 (19.02%) Microsoft
6 69 (17.74%) Service Management
7 61 (15.68%) Change Management
8 59 (15.17%) SQL
9 57 (14.65%) Banking
10 56 (14.40%) Linux
11 53 (13.62%) Active Directory
12 48 (12.34%) MS Office
13 47 (12.08%) UNIX
14 46 (11.83%) MS Excel
15 38 (9.77%) Cisco
15 38 (9.77%) Project Management
16 36 (9.25%) ITSM
17 35 (9.00%) Oracle
18 33 (8.48%) Citrix
18 33 (8.48%) Service Delivery
19 32 (8.23%) Firewall
19 32 (8.23%) Security Cleared
20 31 (7.97%) Analytical Skills
20 31 (7.97%) HP
20 31 (7.97%) Information Security
21 30 (7.71%) IBM
21 30 (7.71%) TCP/IP
22 29 (7.46%) VMware
23 28 (7.20%) ITIL Certification
23 28 (7.20%) Risk Management

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 27 (6.94%) MS Exchange
2 15 (3.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (3.34%) SharePoint
4 9 (2.31%) Tomcat
5 7 (1.80%) WebLogic
5 7 (1.80%) IIS
6 6 (1.54%) JBoss
6 6 (1.54%) OpenStack
6 6 (1.54%) Confluence
7 5 (1.29%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.29%) Lync
8 4 (1.03%) Jetty
9 3 (0.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 3 (0.77%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.51%) SAS
10 2 (0.51%) Oracle Coherence
10 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.26%) Node.js
Applications
1 48 (12.34%) MS Office
2 46 (11.83%) MS Excel
3 12 (3.08%) MS Visio
4 10 (2.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (2.06%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (2.31%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.29%) assyst
4 3 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.77%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.51%) ION MarketView
5 2 (0.51%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (0.51%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 2 (0.51%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.51%) Cerner Millennium
5 2 (0.51%) Eagle PACE
5 2 (0.51%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.51%) SimCorp Dimension
5 2 (0.51%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.51%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.26%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.26%) GoldMine
6 1 (0.26%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.26%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.26%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.31%) Google Apps
2 5 (1.29%) Office 365
2 5 (1.29%) IaaS
2 5 (1.29%) SaaS
3 3 (0.77%) PaaS
4 2 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (8.23%) Firewall
2 30 (7.71%) TCP/IP
3 26 (6.68%) LAN
4 19 (4.88%) VPN
5 15 (3.86%) WAN
6 14 (3.60%) Wireless
6 14 (3.60%) Network Security
7 11 (2.83%) SAN
8 10 (2.57%) Intrusion Detection
8 10 (2.57%) DNS
9 9 (2.31%) Internet
9 9 (2.31%) NAS
10 8 (2.06%) DHCP
11 7 (1.80%) VoIP
11 7 (1.80%) HTTP
11 7 (1.80%) VLAN
11 7 (1.80%) NetScaler
12 6 (1.54%) SNMP
12 6 (1.54%) WLAN
12 6 (1.54%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (6.17%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.86%) Relational Database
3 9 (2.31%) RDBMS
4 7 (1.80%) DB2
4 7 (1.80%) QlikView
4 7 (1.80%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.77%) Big Data
7 3 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.51%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.26%) NewSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (2.57%) Jenkins
2 9 (2.31%) JIRA
3 8 (2.06%) Subversion
4 4 (1.03%) Maven
5 2 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.51%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.26%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.26%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.26%) PVCS
General
1 125 (32.13%) Finance
2 57 (14.65%) Banking
3 27 (6.94%) Investment Banking
4 19 (4.88%) Legal
5 17 (4.37%) Retail
6 9 (2.31%) Law
7 8 (2.06%) Front Office
7 8 (2.06%) Back Office
8 6 (1.54%) Advertising
9 5 (1.29%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.03%) Games
10 4 (1.03%) Local Government
11 3 (0.77%) Publishing
11 3 (0.77%) Marketing
12 2 (0.51%) German Language
12 2 (0.51%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.51%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.26%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.26%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 114 (29.31%) Analyst
2 60 (15.42%) Support Analyst
3 47 (12.08%) Incident Manager
4 32 (8.23%) Applications Support
5 22 (5.66%) Service Analyst
5 22 (5.66%) Service Manager
6 18 (4.63%) Support Engineer
6 18 (4.63%) Applications Support Analyst
6 18 (4.63%) Service Desk Analyst
6 18 (4.63%) Consultant
7 13 (3.34%) Network Engineer
7 13 (3.34%) Security Engineer
7 13 (3.34%) IT Services Manager
7 13 (3.34%) IT Support
8 12 (3.08%) IT Support Analyst
8 12 (3.08%) Architect
8 12 (3.08%) Business Analyst
8 12 (3.08%) 1st Line Support
9 11 (2.83%) Problem Manager
9 11 (2.83%) Incident & Problem Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.40%) .NET
2 19 (4.88%) Middleware
3 7 (1.80%) XML
4 5 (1.29%) Web Services
5 4 (1.03%) TIBCO EMS
6 3 (0.77%) Application Packaging
6 3 (0.77%) Velocity
6 3 (0.77%) .NET Framework
6 3 (0.77%) CSS
7 2 (0.51%) J2EE
7 2 (0.51%) XSD
7 2 (0.51%) XSLT
7 2 (0.51%) JMS
7 2 (0.51%) Spring
7 2 (0.51%) HTML
7 2 (0.51%) Struts
7 2 (0.51%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.26%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.97%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (6.17%) Data Centre
3 21 (5.40%) Management Information System
4 16 (4.11%) Blackberry
5 13 (3.34%) Computer Science
6 11 (2.83%) Video Conferencing
6 11 (2.83%) Mainframe
7 10 (2.57%) Replication
7 10 (2.57%) iPhone
8 7 (1.80%) Equities
8 7 (1.80%) PKI
8 7 (1.80%) CMDB
9 6 (1.54%) Fixed Income
9 6 (1.54%) SWIFT
10 5 (1.29%) PMI
11 4 (1.03%) NHS
11 4 (1.03%) Thin Client
11 4 (1.03%) Statistics
11 4 (1.03%) Fat Client
11 4 (1.03%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 108 (27.76%) Windows
2 56 (14.40%) Linux
3 47 (12.08%) UNIX
4 27 (6.94%) Windows 7
5 23 (5.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (4.37%) Windows XP
7 14 (3.60%) Solaris
8 13 (3.34%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (2.83%) Mac OS X
10 9 (2.31%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (1.80%) Android
12 6 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (1.54%) AIX
13 5 (1.29%) Windows 8
14 4 (1.03%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.51%) OS/390
16 1 (0.26%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (49.61%) ITIL
2 78 (20.05%) Problem Management
3 69 (17.74%) Service Management
4 61 (15.68%) Change Management
5 38 (9.77%) Project Management
6 36 (9.25%) ITSM
7 33 (8.48%) Service Delivery
8 31 (7.97%) Information Security
9 28 (7.20%) Risk Management
9 28 (7.20%) Root Cause Analysis
10 21 (5.40%) Continuous Improvement
10 21 (5.40%) Release Management
11 20 (5.14%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (4.63%) Migration
12 18 (4.63%) BCP
13 17 (4.37%) PRINCE2
13 17 (4.37%) Business Continuity
14 16 (4.11%) Stakeholder Management
14 16 (4.11%) Asset Management
14 16 (4.11%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (15.17%) SQL
2 22 (5.66%) Java
3 14 (3.60%) PowerShell
4 12 (3.08%) C#
5 8 (2.06%) VBScript
5 8 (2.06%) Perl
5 8 (2.06%) PL/SQL
6 7 (1.80%) Shell Script
7 5 (1.29%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.77%) VBA
9 2 (0.51%) Python
9 2 (0.51%) JCL
9 2 (0.51%) VB
9 2 (0.51%) ABAP
10 1 (0.26%) C++
10 1 (0.26%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.26%) Ruby
10 1 (0.26%) Korn
10 1 (0.26%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (8.23%) Security Cleared
2 28 (7.20%) ITIL Certification
3 27 (6.94%) Degree
4 22 (5.66%) SC Cleared
4 22 (5.66%) CISSP
5 16 (4.11%) CISM
6 13 (3.34%) CISA
6 13 (3.34%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (2.31%) MCSE
8 8 (2.06%) CRISC
9 7 (1.80%) PMI Certification
10 6 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (1.29%) DV Cleared
12 4 (1.03%) CCNA
12 4 (1.03%) GCIA
12 4 (1.03%) GCIH
12 4 (1.03%) CEH
13 3 (0.77%) MCITP
14 2 (0.51%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.94%) SLA
2 18 (4.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (3.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 12 (3.08%) COBIT
5 9 (2.31%) QA
6 7 (1.80%) PCI DSS
7 4 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 3 (0.77%) BS7799
9 2 (0.51%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.26%) EMIR
10 1 (0.26%) JSP 440
System Software
1 53 (13.62%) Active Directory
2 27 (6.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.06%) Hyper-V
3 8 (2.06%) XenDesktop
4 7 (1.80%) XenApp
4 7 (1.80%) vSphere
4 7 (1.80%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (1.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (1.03%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 2 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.51%) Snort
8 1 (0.26%) Squid
8 1 (0.26%) Xen
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.26%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.26%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 16 (4.11%) SCCM
2 9 (2.31%) SCOM
3 7 (1.80%) BladeLogic
3 7 (1.80%) Control-M
3 7 (1.80%) HP SIM
4 6 (1.54%) SCVMM
5 4 (1.03%) Tivoli
5 4 (1.03%) EdgeSight
6 3 (0.77%) FortiGate
6 3 (0.77%) ARCserve
7 2 (0.51%) DameWare
7 2 (0.51%) Nagios
7 2 (0.51%) WhatsUp Gold
7 2 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.51%) ArcSight ESM
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.26%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.26%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 74 (19.02%) Microsoft
2 38 (9.77%) Cisco
3 35 (9.00%) Oracle
4 33 (8.48%) Citrix
5 31 (7.97%) HP
6 30 (7.71%) IBM
7 29 (7.46%) VMware
8 25 (6.43%) Remedy
9 19 (4.88%) ServiceNow
10 18 (4.63%) Juniper
11 12 (3.08%) Dell
11 12 (3.08%) SAP
11 12 (3.08%) CheckPoint
12 10 (2.57%) Apple
12 10 (2.57%) CA
12 10 (2.57%) Veritas
12 10 (2.57%) Sun
12 10 (2.57%) BMC
12 10 (2.57%) Google
12 10 (2.57%) F5
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