The table below looks at the statistics for Incident Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford 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 26 42 23
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -19
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 16 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 5.46% 0.28% 2.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.37% 0.34% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 5
Average daily rate £119 £430 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-72.32% +37.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £85 £430 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £430 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £318
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £67.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
Incident Management
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
251 292 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 85.67% 82.25% 74.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 193 80
Average daily rate £425 £450 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +21.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £300 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 7
Average hourly rate £67.50 £18.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+264.86% -50.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.68 £13.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.50 £24.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Incident Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Incident Management Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Incident Management
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Incident Management Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Incident Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Incident Management Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 15 (93.75%) Change Control
2 14 (87.50%) ITIL Certification
2 14 (87.50%) ITIL
2 14 (87.50%) Release Management
3 10 (62.50%) PeopleSoft
3 10 (62.50%) Windows
3 10 (62.50%) IBM Notes
3 10 (62.50%) Windows XP
3 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 10 (62.50%) Adobe
3 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 10 (62.50%) Lotus
3 10 (62.50%) Acrobat
3 10 (62.50%) Internet
3 10 (62.50%) DameWare
4 8 (50.00%) Software Distribution
4 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 8 (50.00%) VPN
5 6 (37.50%) BMC
5 6 (37.50%) Remedy
5 6 (37.50%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (18.75%) Change Management
7 3 (18.75%) SLA
8 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
8 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
8 2 (12.50%) Project Management
8 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (6.25%) C
9 1 (6.25%) MCP

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 10 (62.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) Internet
2 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (50.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Analyst
1 8 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 8 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Technical Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Technical Services Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (18.75%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL Service Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
1 10 (62.50%) Windows XP
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Change Control
2 14 (87.50%) ITIL
2 14 (87.50%) Release Management
3 8 (50.00%) Software Distribution
4 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (18.75%) Change Management
6 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
7 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (6.25%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (62.50%) DameWare
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Adobe
1 10 (62.50%) Lotus
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 10 (62.50%) PeopleSoft
2 6 (37.50%) BMC
2 6 (37.50%) Remedy
3 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow