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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Incident Management
Rank 204 210 216
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 209 193 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.99% 0.88% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 1.13% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 130 103
Average daily rate
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£395 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £247 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £516
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £308 £314
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -1.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 2
Average hourly rate £20.50 £13.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.69% +13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.30 £11.80 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £17.70 £11.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +29.41%
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
16364 17145 14739
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.90% 78.30% 76.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 11736 11865 10228
Average daily rate £450 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 181 243 306
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £78.25 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -12.69%

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 23 January 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
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 23 January 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 +31 65 £344 -20.97% 19
Canary Wharf +6 1 - -
Hounslow +1 1 - -
Croydon -3 1 £525 +61.53% 1
Bromley - 1 £375 - 1
Hammersmith - 1 £475 - 1
Docklands, London - - - -
Isleworth - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Incident Management
England

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 225 (49.67%) ITIL
2 142 (31.35%) Windows
3 123 (27.15%) Service Management
3 123 (27.15%) Finance
4 107 (23.62%) Change Management
5 89 (19.65%) Microsoft
6 87 (19.21%) Problem Management
7 79 (17.44%) Banking
8 73 (16.11%) Active Directory
9 64 (14.13%) Cisco
10 63 (13.91%) Project Management
11 61 (13.47%) SQL
12 60 (13.25%) Service Delivery
13 57 (12.58%) ITSM
14 54 (11.92%) Linux
14 54 (11.92%) HP
14 54 (11.92%) Citrix
14 54 (11.92%) Analytical Skills
15 52 (11.48%) MS Excel
16 51 (11.26%) SLA
17 50 (11.04%) UNIX
18 49 (10.82%) Investment Banking
19 48 (10.60%) Oracle
19 48 (10.60%) Firewall
20 47 (10.38%) MS Office
20 47 (10.38%) Information Security
21 46 (10.15%) Degree
21 46 (10.15%) Windows 7
22 41 (9.05%) VMware
23 39 (8.61%) CISSP

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 35 (7.73%) SharePoint
2 23 (5.08%) MS Exchange
3 16 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (3.31%) IIS
5 14 (3.09%) Tomcat
5 14 (3.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 14 (3.09%) WebSphere
6 13 (2.87%) OpenStack
7 11 (2.43%) Apache
8 9 (1.99%) Lync
9 8 (1.77%) WebSphere Application Server
9 8 (1.77%) JBoss
10 6 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (1.10%) TIBCO EMS
11 5 (1.10%) WebLogic
11 5 (1.10%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.88%) FileNet
13 3 (0.66%) Node.js
13 3 (0.66%) CMS
Applications
1 52 (11.48%) MS Excel
2 47 (10.38%) MS Office
3 14 (3.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.77%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.77%) MS Project
5 2 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 18 (3.97%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (1.77%) assyst
3 4 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.88%) Cerner Millennium
4 3 (0.66%) Siebel Analytics
5 2 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.44%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.22%) Cordys
6 1 (0.22%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.22%) Endur
6 1 (0.22%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.22%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.10%) IaaS
2 4 (0.88%) SaaS
3 1 (0.22%) Office 365
3 1 (0.22%) PaaS
3 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (10.60%) Firewall
2 34 (7.51%) TCP/IP
3 31 (6.84%) Cisco ASA
4 24 (5.30%) SAN
4 24 (5.30%) LAN
4 24 (5.30%) Wireless
5 22 (4.86%) VPN
6 21 (4.64%) Internet
6 21 (4.64%) DNS
7 18 (3.97%) NetScaler
8 16 (3.53%) EIGRP
8 16 (3.53%) BGP
8 16 (3.53%) MPLS
9 15 (3.31%) DHCP
10 14 (3.09%) Multicast
10 14 (3.09%) NAS
11 13 (2.87%) Cisco Nexus
11 13 (2.87%) Intrusion Detection
12 10 (2.21%) WAN
12 10 (2.21%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (7.51%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (2.65%) MySQL
4 9 (1.99%) Oracle Database
5 7 (1.55%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.88%) DB2
7 4 (0.88%) RDBMS
7 4 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.66%) Oracle ODI
8 3 (0.66%) BusinessObjects XI
8 3 (0.66%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (0.44%) Data Mart
10 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.22%) Big Data
10 1 (0.22%) Siebel EIM
10 1 (0.22%) Oracle OWB
10 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.22%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 12 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (1.77%) JIRA
3 7 (1.55%) Toad
4 4 (0.88%) ClearQuest
5 3 (0.66%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.66%) Subversion
6 1 (0.22%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.22%) WinDbg
6 1 (0.22%) Mockito
6 1 (0.22%) Lombardi
6 1 (0.22%) Selenium
6 1 (0.22%) Maven
6 1 (0.22%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (0.22%) JUnit
6 1 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Forms
General
1 123 (27.15%) Finance
2 79 (17.44%) Banking
3 49 (10.82%) Investment Banking
4 20 (4.42%) Legal
4 20 (4.42%) Front Office
5 14 (3.09%) Telecoms
6 13 (2.87%) Law
6 13 (2.87%) Financial Institution
7 11 (2.43%) Retail
8 8 (1.77%) Games
9 7 (1.55%) Publishing
10 6 (1.32%) Back Office
11 4 (0.88%) Mandarin Language
12 3 (0.66%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.66%) Marketing
12 3 (0.66%) Billing
13 2 (0.44%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.44%) Electronics
14 1 (0.22%) Advertising
14 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 168 (37.09%) Analyst
2 46 (10.15%) Service Analyst
3 40 (8.83%) Support Analyst
4 33 (7.28%) Applications Support
5 27 (5.96%) Service Desk Analyst
6 23 (5.08%) Service Manager
7 21 (4.64%) Consultant
8 20 (4.42%) Support Engineer
9 18 (3.97%) 2nd Line Support
10 17 (3.75%) IT Support
11 16 (3.53%) Network Engineer
12 15 (3.31%) Incident Manager
13 14 (3.09%) Administrator
13 14 (3.09%) Incident Analyst
13 14 (3.09%) Security Analyst
14 13 (2.87%) Wintel Analyst
14 13 (2.87%) Senior Analyst
14 13 (2.87%) Business Analyst
15 12 (2.65%) Operations Engineer
16 11 (2.43%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.30%) Middleware
2 14 (3.09%) Web Services
3 12 (2.65%) .NET
3 12 (2.65%) FIX Protocol
4 11 (2.43%) JMS
5 9 (1.99%) HTML
5 9 (1.99%) CSS
6 5 (1.10%) J2EE
7 4 (0.88%) Struts
7 4 (0.88%) Spring
7 4 (0.88%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (0.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (0.66%) WebCenter
8 3 (0.66%) JavaFX
8 3 (0.66%) LAMP
8 3 (0.66%) Java EE
8 3 (0.66%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (0.66%) XML
9 2 (0.44%) SOAP
9 2 (0.44%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 54 (11.92%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (8.17%) Management Information System
3 35 (7.73%) Blackberry
4 21 (4.64%) Replication
5 14 (3.09%) Client/Server
5 14 (3.09%) Hedge funds
6 13 (2.87%) Computer Science
7 12 (2.65%) CMDB
7 12 (2.65%) Video Conferencing
8 11 (2.43%) iPad
9 10 (2.21%) CESG
9 10 (2.21%) Handset
9 10 (2.21%) Equities
9 10 (2.21%) Mobile App
10 9 (1.99%) Fixed Income
10 9 (1.99%) Mathematics
11 8 (1.77%) CESG CLAS
11 8 (1.77%) RMADS
11 8 (1.77%) User Experience
12 7 (1.55%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 142 (31.35%) Windows
2 54 (11.92%) Linux
3 50 (11.04%) UNIX
4 46 (10.15%) Windows 7
5 30 (6.62%) Windows XP
6 27 (5.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (5.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (2.87%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (1.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (1.55%) Apple iOS
10 7 (1.55%) Android
10 7 (1.55%) Solaris
10 7 (1.55%) Mac OS X
11 6 (1.32%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.66%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.22%) NetWare
13 1 (0.22%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (49.67%) ITIL
2 123 (27.15%) Service Management
3 107 (23.62%) Change Management
4 87 (19.21%) Problem Management
5 63 (13.91%) Project Management
6 60 (13.25%) Service Delivery
7 57 (12.58%) ITSM
8 47 (10.38%) Information Security
9 28 (6.18%) ITIL V3
10 27 (5.96%) Root Cause Analysis
10 27 (5.96%) Configuration Management
11 26 (5.74%) Risk Management
12 25 (5.52%) Migration
12 25 (5.52%) Stakeholder Management
13 24 (5.30%) E-Commerce
13 24 (5.30%) Release Management
14 22 (4.86%) Disaster Recovery
15 20 (4.42%) Low Latency
16 18 (3.97%) Business Continuity
16 18 (3.97%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 61 (13.47%) SQL
2 30 (6.62%) PowerShell
3 25 (5.52%) VBScript
4 22 (4.86%) C#
5 20 (4.42%) Java
6 19 (4.19%) Perl
7 13 (2.87%) Shell Script
7 13 (2.87%) Python
8 8 (1.77%) PL/SQL
8 8 (1.77%) C
9 7 (1.55%) Scala
10 5 (1.10%) C-shell
10 5 (1.10%) Bash Shell
10 5 (1.10%) Jython
10 5 (1.10%) Korn
11 4 (0.88%) T-SQL
11 4 (0.88%) PHP
11 4 (0.88%) JavaScript
12 3 (0.66%) Ruby
13 2 (0.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 46 (10.15%) Degree
2 39 (8.61%) CISSP
3 37 (8.17%) Security Cleared
4 36 (7.95%) Cisco Certification
5 32 (7.06%) SC Cleared
6 25 (5.52%) CCNA
7 22 (4.86%) Microsoft Certification
8 21 (4.64%) ITIL Certification
9 19 (4.19%) CCNP
10 17 (3.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 15 (3.31%) CISM
12 13 (2.87%) CISA
13 11 (2.43%) MCP
14 10 (2.21%) GIAC
15 8 (1.77%) MCITP
15 8 (1.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 7 (1.55%) RHCT
16 7 (1.55%) MCSE
16 7 (1.55%) A+ Certification
17 6 (1.32%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (11.26%) SLA
2 23 (5.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (1.32%) QA
4 6 (1.32%) COBIT
5 5 (1.10%) Dodd-Frank
5 5 (1.10%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.66%) Data Quality
System Software
1 73 (16.11%) Active Directory
2 31 (6.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (4.86%) XenApp
4 17 (3.75%) Hyper-V
5 16 (3.53%) XenDesktop
6 14 (3.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 13 (2.87%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (2.43%) vSphere
9 6 (1.32%) ProxySG
9 6 (1.32%) VMware ESX
10 5 (1.10%) NFS
11 4 (0.88%) Xen
12 3 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.44%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.44%) Snort
13 2 (0.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 1 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
14 1 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
14 1 (0.22%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 23 (5.08%) SCCM
2 18 (3.97%) HP SIM
3 17 (3.75%) SCOM
4 14 (3.09%) EdgeSight
4 14 (3.09%) SCVMM
5 7 (1.55%) Backup Exec
5 7 (1.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 6 (1.32%) Nagios
7 5 (1.10%) MIMEsweeper
7 5 (1.10%) MAILsweeper
8 4 (0.88%) Zenoss
8 4 (0.88%) Puppet
8 4 (0.88%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (0.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 3 (0.66%) WSUS
10 2 (0.44%) MAINVIEW
10 2 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.44%) Cisco UCCX
11 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.22%) SCSM
Vendors
1 89 (19.65%) Microsoft
2 64 (14.13%) Cisco
3 54 (11.92%) HP
3 54 (11.92%) Citrix
4 48 (10.60%) Oracle
5 41 (9.05%) VMware
6 36 (7.95%) IBM
7 33 (7.28%) Remedy
8 28 (6.18%) ServiceNow
9 26 (5.74%) Juniper
10 23 (5.08%) Dell
11 20 (4.42%) BMC
11 20 (4.42%) F5
12 15 (3.31%) Red Hat
13 14 (3.09%) CA
13 14 (3.09%) Veritas
13 14 (3.09%) CheckPoint
13 14 (3.09%) Nimsoft
13 14 (3.09%) Veeam
14 12 (2.65%) SAP
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