The table below looks at the statistics for Incident Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Incident Management over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Incident Management
Rank 41 58 39
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -19
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 17 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.17% 0.78% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.91% 0.96% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 7
Average daily rate £119 £440 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-72.95% +40.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £85 £432 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £448 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £323
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £67.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -13.63%
Incident Management
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
435 523 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 81.16% 81.21% 71.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 336 162
Average daily rate £400 £425 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 24 23
Average hourly rate £67.50 £25.00 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.00% -25.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £14.50 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.50 £27.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Incident Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Incident Management Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Incident Management
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Incident Management Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Incident Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Incident Management Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Incident Management
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Oxford +15 16 £119 -72.95% 1
Incident Management
South East

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 16 (88.89%) Change Control
2 15 (83.33%) ITIL
2 15 (83.33%) ITIL Certification
2 15 (83.33%) Release Management
3 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
3 11 (61.11%) Windows
4 10 (55.56%) IBM Notes
4 10 (55.56%) Windows XP
4 10 (55.56%) PeopleSoft
4 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 10 (55.56%) Adobe
4 10 (55.56%) DameWare
4 10 (55.56%) Lotus
4 10 (55.56%) Acrobat
4 10 (55.56%) Internet
5 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 9 (50.00%) VPN
6 8 (44.44%) Software Distribution
7 6 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
7 6 (33.33%) Remedy
7 6 (33.33%) BMC
8 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
9 3 (16.67%) Change Management
9 3 (16.67%) SLA
9 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
10 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
10 2 (11.11%) Project Management
11 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
11 1 (5.56%) SAP Basis

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (55.56%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) Internet
2 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (50.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
1 9 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 9 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) Technical Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) Technical Services Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (16.67%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL Service Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Basis
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Windows XP
3 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Change Control
2 15 (83.33%) ITIL
2 15 (83.33%) Release Management
3 8 (44.44%) Software Distribution
4 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 3 (16.67%) Change Management
6 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 2 (11.11%) Project Management
7 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (83.33%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (55.56%) DameWare
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Adobe
1 10 (55.56%) Lotus
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
1 10 (55.56%) PeopleSoft
2 6 (33.33%) BMC
2 6 (33.33%) Remedy
3 1 (5.56%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow