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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Incident Management
Rank 228 201 209
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +8
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 184 221 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.83% 0.98% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 1.25% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 146 124
Average daily rate
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£400 £389 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% -8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £140 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £573 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.16% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 4
Average hourly rate £17.00 £21.75 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.83% -40.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.92 £16.35 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.25 £21.75 £125.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £13.25
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +32.07%
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
17318 17624 17111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.13% 77.89% 77.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 12201 12641 11801
Average daily rate £450 £435 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 227 267
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.88 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -34.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £14.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £53.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -5 51 £425 +9.32% 19
Northwood - 3 - -
Croydon - 2 £274 - 1
Southwark +1 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 £616 -
Bromley - 1 - -
Incident Management
England

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 199 (48.54%) ITIL
2 147 (35.85%) Finance
3 121 (29.51%) Windows
4 94 (22.93%) Microsoft
5 86 (20.98%) Problem Management
6 69 (16.83%) Change Management
6 69 (16.83%) Service Management
7 68 (16.59%) Banking
8 67 (16.34%) Cisco
9 60 (14.63%) SQL
10 59 (14.39%) Project Management
11 54 (13.17%) Linux
12 50 (12.20%) Active Directory
13 46 (11.22%) Firewall
14 43 (10.49%) Degree
15 41 (10.00%) VMware
15 41 (10.00%) HP
16 40 (9.76%) LAN
16 40 (9.76%) Citrix
16 40 (9.76%) UNIX
16 40 (9.76%) Oracle
16 40 (9.76%) MS Office
16 40 (9.76%) ITSM
16 40 (9.76%) Service Delivery
16 40 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
17 39 (9.51%) SLA
18 38 (9.27%) TCP/IP
19 37 (9.02%) MS Excel
20 36 (8.78%) Root Cause Analysis
21 35 (8.54%) VMware Infrastructure

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 30 (7.32%) MS Exchange
2 23 (5.61%) SharePoint
3 18 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (3.90%) OpenStack
5 13 (3.17%) Lync
6 11 (2.68%) Tomcat
7 9 (2.20%) WebLogic
8 7 (1.71%) WebSphere
9 6 (1.46%) IIS
9 6 (1.46%) Confluence
10 5 (1.22%) JBoss
10 5 (1.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (0.98%) Jetty
12 3 (0.73%) Node.js
12 3 (0.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 3 (0.73%) IBM Notes
12 3 (0.73%) IBM HTTP Server
13 2 (0.49%) Oracle 10gAS
13 2 (0.49%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.49%) MQSeries
Applications
1 40 (9.76%) MS Office
2 37 (9.02%) MS Excel
3 10 (2.44%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.95%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (1.46%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.73%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (2.68%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (1.22%) Cerner Millennium
2 5 (1.22%) assyst
3 4 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.98%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.49%) Siebel Analytics
4 2 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.49%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.49%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.49%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 2 (0.49%) Oracle iProcurement
4 2 (0.49%) ION MarketView
4 2 (0.49%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.24%) Eikon
5 1 (0.24%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 1 (0.24%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.24%) Endur
5 1 (0.24%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.44%) IaaS
2 8 (1.95%) Google Apps
3 5 (1.22%) SaaS
4 4 (0.98%) PaaS
5 3 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 46 (11.22%) Firewall
2 40 (9.76%) LAN
3 38 (9.27%) TCP/IP
4 33 (8.05%) Wireless
5 29 (7.07%) VPN
6 20 (4.88%) Internet
6 20 (4.88%) SAN
7 19 (4.63%) BGP
8 18 (4.39%) NAS
8 18 (4.39%) Multicast
9 17 (4.15%) NetScaler
9 17 (4.15%) Cisco ASA
10 16 (3.90%) Intrusion Detection
10 16 (3.90%) EIGRP
11 14 (3.41%) MPLS
11 14 (3.41%) WAN
12 13 (3.17%) Cisco Nexus
12 13 (3.17%) Network Security
13 9 (2.20%) VoIP
13 9 (2.20%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (5.61%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.68%) Relational Database
2 11 (2.68%) Oracle Database
3 7 (1.71%) DB2
4 4 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (0.98%) RDBMS
5 3 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.73%) MySQL
5 3 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.73%) QlikView
5 3 (0.73%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.49%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (0.49%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (0.49%) Big Data
6 2 (0.49%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.24%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (2.44%) Subversion
1 10 (2.44%) Jenkins
2 9 (2.20%) JIRA
3 4 (0.98%) Maven
3 4 (0.98%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.73%) Toad
5 2 (0.49%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.24%) PVCS
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle APEX
General
1 147 (35.85%) Finance
2 68 (16.59%) Banking
3 34 (8.29%) Investment Banking
4 18 (4.39%) Legal
5 13 (3.17%) Retail
6 10 (2.44%) Financial Institution
6 10 (2.44%) Front Office
6 10 (2.44%) Back Office
7 8 (1.95%) Games
8 6 (1.46%) Advertising
8 6 (1.46%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.22%) Publishing
10 4 (0.98%) Local Government
10 4 (0.98%) Law
11 3 (0.73%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.73%) Billing
11 3 (0.73%) Corporate Banking
11 3 (0.73%) Marketing
12 2 (0.49%) German Language
12 2 (0.49%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 138 (33.66%) Analyst
2 55 (13.41%) Support Analyst
3 37 (9.02%) Incident Manager
4 33 (8.05%) Applications Support
5 24 (5.85%) Service Analyst
6 22 (5.37%) Service Manager
7 21 (5.12%) Consultant
7 21 (5.12%) Service Desk Analyst
8 17 (4.15%) Network Engineer
8 17 (4.15%) Applications Support Analyst
9 16 (3.90%) Support Engineer
10 15 (3.66%) Business Analyst
11 14 (3.41%) Wintel Analyst
12 13 (3.17%) Operations Engineer
12 13 (3.17%) Security Manager
12 13 (3.17%) Problem Manager
12 13 (3.17%) Delivery Manager
13 12 (2.93%) Security Engineer
13 12 (2.93%) Security Analyst
13 12 (2.93%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (6.59%) Middleware
2 21 (5.12%) .NET
3 8 (1.95%) Web Services
4 6 (1.46%) XML
4 6 (1.46%) CSS
5 5 (1.22%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (0.98%) JMS
6 4 (0.98%) HTML
7 3 (0.73%) JavaFX
7 3 (0.73%) WebCenter
7 3 (0.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (0.73%) Struts
7 3 (0.73%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (0.73%) Spring
7 3 (0.73%) .NET Framework
7 3 (0.73%) Application Packaging
8 2 (0.49%) XSD
8 2 (0.49%) XSLT
8 2 (0.49%) J2EE
9 1 (0.24%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 40 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (7.80%) Management Information System
3 21 (5.12%) Blackberry
3 21 (5.12%) Replication
4 19 (4.63%) Video Conferencing
5 13 (3.17%) Computer Science
6 11 (2.68%) Hedge funds
7 10 (2.44%) CMDB
7 10 (2.44%) Mainframe
7 10 (2.44%) iPhone
8 7 (1.71%) PKI
9 6 (1.46%) Equities
9 6 (1.46%) NHS
9 6 (1.46%) User Experience
9 6 (1.46%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.22%) Visualisation
10 5 (1.22%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.22%) Handset
10 5 (1.22%) Fixed Income
10 5 (1.22%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 121 (29.51%) Windows
2 54 (13.17%) Linux
3 40 (9.76%) UNIX
4 25 (6.10%) Windows 7
5 22 (5.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (4.63%) Windows XP
7 12 (2.93%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (2.93%) Mac OS X
8 10 (2.44%) Android
8 10 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (1.95%) Windows 8
10 6 (1.46%) Solaris
11 5 (1.22%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.98%) AIX
12 4 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.49%) HPUX
14 1 (0.24%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.24%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (48.54%) ITIL
2 86 (20.98%) Problem Management
3 69 (16.83%) Change Management
3 69 (16.83%) Service Management
4 59 (14.39%) Project Management
5 40 (9.76%) ITSM
5 40 (9.76%) Service Delivery
6 36 (8.78%) Root Cause Analysis
7 34 (8.29%) Information Security
8 28 (6.83%) Stakeholder Management
8 28 (6.83%) Release Management
9 23 (5.61%) E-Commerce
9 23 (5.61%) PRINCE2
9 23 (5.61%) Migration
9 23 (5.61%) Business Continuity
10 21 (5.12%) Risk Management
10 21 (5.12%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (4.88%) Configuration Management
11 20 (4.88%) Low Latency
12 19 (4.63%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (14.63%) SQL
2 26 (6.34%) PowerShell
3 22 (5.37%) C#
4 21 (5.12%) Java
5 19 (4.63%) VBScript
6 14 (3.41%) Python
7 13 (3.17%) Perl
8 9 (2.20%) PL/SQL
9 8 (1.95%) Shell Script
10 5 (1.22%) JavaScript
11 3 (0.73%) C
11 3 (0.73%) VBA
11 3 (0.73%) Ruby
12 2 (0.49%) VB
12 2 (0.49%) Scala
13 1 (0.24%) ABAP
13 1 (0.24%) C++
13 1 (0.24%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.24%) Korn
Qualifications
1 43 (10.49%) Degree
2 26 (6.34%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (6.34%) Security Cleared
3 24 (5.85%) ITIL Certification
4 21 (5.12%) CISSP
5 20 (4.88%) SC Cleared
6 18 (4.39%) CCNA
7 16 (3.90%) CCNP
8 12 (2.93%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (2.68%) CISM
10 8 (1.95%) CISA
10 8 (1.95%) PMI Certification
11 7 (1.71%) MCSE
11 7 (1.71%) GCIH
11 7 (1.71%) GIAC
12 6 (1.46%) A+ Certification
12 6 (1.46%) PMP
13 5 (1.22%) CRISC
13 5 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 5 (1.22%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (9.51%) SLA
2 19 (4.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (1.95%) Dodd-Frank
5 7 (1.71%) COBIT
5 7 (1.71%) QA
6 6 (1.46%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 3 (0.73%) BS7799
8 1 (0.24%) EMIR
System Software
1 50 (12.20%) Active Directory
2 35 (8.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (4.63%) XenApp
4 18 (4.39%) Hyper-V
5 17 (4.15%) XenDesktop
6 16 (3.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 16 (3.90%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (1.46%) vSphere
8 4 (0.98%) Snort
8 4 (0.98%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 3 (0.73%) ProxySG
9 3 (0.73%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.24%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.24%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.24%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.24%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 26 (6.34%) SCCM
2 22 (5.37%) SCOM
3 17 (4.15%) HP SIM
4 16 (3.90%) SCVMM
5 14 (3.41%) EdgeSight
6 5 (1.22%) Control-M
6 5 (1.22%) BladeLogic
7 4 (0.98%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.73%) FortiGate
8 3 (0.73%) ARCserve
9 2 (0.49%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (0.49%) DameWare
9 2 (0.49%) ZENworks
9 2 (0.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 2 (0.49%) Casper Suite
10 1 (0.24%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.24%) NSN NetAct
10 1 (0.24%) Dollar Universe
10 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 94 (22.93%) Microsoft
2 67 (16.34%) Cisco
3 41 (10.00%) VMware
3 41 (10.00%) HP
4 40 (9.76%) Citrix
4 40 (9.76%) Oracle
5 33 (8.05%) IBM
6 30 (7.32%) ServiceNow
7 27 (6.59%) Remedy
8 24 (5.85%) Juniper
9 21 (5.12%) Dell
10 20 (4.88%) Veritas
10 20 (4.88%) F5
11 19 (4.63%) CA
12 15 (3.66%) Veeam
12 15 (3.66%) SolarWinds
13 13 (3.17%) Nimsoft
13 13 (3.17%) CheckPoint
14 11 (2.68%) Apple
15 10 (2.44%) SAP
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
LA International
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Thames Tideway Tunnel
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £280 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago