The first table below looks at the demand for Incident Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Middlesex region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Incident Management
Rank 26 22 27
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 1 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.43% 1.72% 1.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 2.55% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Average daily rate
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£325 £410 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.73% +9.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.74% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £12.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -25.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
187 157 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 80.26% 67.38% 74.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 92 87
Average daily rate £425 £410 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +3.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £575 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 7
Average hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £23.50 £18.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £37.50 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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Incident Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Incident Management Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Incident Management
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Incident Management Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Incident Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Incident Management Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) SAP
2 5 (62.50%) Sun
2 5 (62.50%) Problem Management
2 5 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (25.00%) Network Security
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) VPN
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Nortel
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Symantec
4 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
4 1 (12.50%) SAN
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) MS Office
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) VPN
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Problem Manager
1 5 (62.50%) Incident Manager
1 5 (62.50%) Incident & Problem Manager
2 4 (50.00%) Support Manager
3 2 (25.00%) SAP Manager
3 2 (25.00%) IT Security Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Support
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Problem Management
2 5 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) SAP
1 5 (62.50%) Sun
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Nortel
2 2 (25.00%) Juniper
2 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (12.50%) Symantec
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) EMC