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 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Incident Management
Rank 46 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 15 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.60% 0.78% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.56% 0.98% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 0
Average daily rate £225 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -17.14%
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
421 613 368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 72.84% 79.82% 71.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 406 235
Average daily rate £410 £410 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +24.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 44 20
Average hourly rate £14.00 £25.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% +19.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.40 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Incident Management across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Incident Management Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 May 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 +16 7 £250 -28.57% 3
Incident Management
South East

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 26 (81.25%) ITIL
2 23 (71.88%) Windows
3 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
4 19 (59.38%) Active Directory
5 17 (53.13%) Change Control
6 16 (50.00%) Release Management
6 16 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
7 15 (46.88%) Adobe
7 15 (46.88%) IBM Notes
7 15 (46.88%) Lotus
7 15 (46.88%) Acrobat
7 15 (46.88%) Internet
7 15 (46.88%) Change Management
7 15 (46.88%) DameWare
8 14 (43.75%) PeopleSoft
9 13 (40.63%) TCP/IP
9 13 (40.63%) VPN
10 11 (34.38%) BMC
11 10 (31.25%) Windows XP
11 10 (31.25%) Problem Management
11 10 (31.25%) Windows 7
12 9 (28.13%) Project Management
13 8 (25.00%) Software Distribution
14 7 (21.88%) VMware
14 7 (21.88%) VMware ESX
14 7 (21.88%) NetBackup
14 7 (21.88%) Remedy ITSM
14 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
14 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (21.88%) NetApp

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 15 (46.88%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 15 (46.88%) Acrobat
2 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 15 (46.88%) Internet
2 13 (40.63%) TCP/IP
2 13 (40.63%) VPN
3 7 (21.88%) DHCP
3 7 (21.88%) DNS
4 1 (3.13%) HTTP
4 1 (3.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
1 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (53.13%) Analyst
2 14 (43.75%) Service Analyst
2 14 (43.75%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 8 (25.00%) Technical Services Analyst
4 7 (21.88%) Service Desk Support
4 7 (21.88%) Support Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) ITIL Service Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
6 4 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 4 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
6 4 (12.50%) Help Desk Support Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Ajax
1 1 (3.13%) CSS
1 1 (3.13%) HTML
1 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.13%) Clustering
2 1 (3.13%) Hedge funds
2 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (71.88%) Windows
2 10 (31.25%) Windows 7
2 10 (31.25%) Windows XP
3 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (15.63%) Windows 2000
5 2 (6.25%) Linux
5 2 (6.25%) Unix
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) ITIL
2 17 (53.13%) Change Control
3 16 (50.00%) Release Management
4 15 (46.88%) Change Management
5 10 (31.25%) Problem Management
6 9 (28.13%) Project Management
7 8 (25.00%) Software Distribution
8 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (12.50%) Patch Management
8 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
9 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
9 2 (6.25%) Programme Management
10 1 (3.13%) CMMI
10 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
10 1 (3.13%) CRM
10 1 (3.13%) ITIL V3
10 1 (3.13%) ITSM
10 1 (3.13%) Service Management
10 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) C
1 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.13%) Perl
1 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (9.38%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (3.13%) Degree
5 1 (3.13%) MCP
5 1 (3.13%) OCP
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) SLA
2 4 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 19 (59.38%) Active Directory
2 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
2 7 (21.88%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 15 (46.88%) DameWare
2 7 (21.88%) NetBackup
3 5 (15.63%) BMC Marimba
4 1 (3.13%) Data Guard
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
2 15 (46.88%) Adobe
2 15 (46.88%) Lotus
3 14 (43.75%) PeopleSoft
4 11 (34.38%) BMC
5 7 (21.88%) NetApp
5 7 (21.88%) Remedy
5 7 (21.88%) VMware
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle
6 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow