The table below looks at the statistics for Incident Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Incident Management over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Incident Management
Rank 62 56 71
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +15
Contract jobs citing Incident Management 9 33 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.99% 2.99% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 4.34% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 4
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£425 £290 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.55% -0.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £174 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £373 £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £308
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £27.83 - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.36 £16.50 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-6.89% +29.41%
Incident Management
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
587 760 774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 64.86% 68.90% 66.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 395 264
Average daily rate £413 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £528 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 26
Average hourly rate £27.83 £15.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.49% -12.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Incident Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Incident Management Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Incident Management
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Incident Management Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Incident Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Incident Management across the Reading region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Incident Management Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Incident Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Incident Management Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Incident Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 11 (61.11%) HP
2 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 7 (38.89%) Citrix
3 7 (38.89%) Red Hat
3 7 (38.89%) UNIX
3 7 (38.89%) Windows
3 7 (38.89%) Linux
3 7 (38.89%) ITIL
3 7 (38.89%) Nagios
3 7 (38.89%) NetBackup
3 7 (38.89%) Altiris
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (38.89%) Windows 7
4 6 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 6 (33.33%) Veritas
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (27.78%) DNS
5 5 (27.78%) SLA
5 5 (27.78%) DHCP
5 5 (27.78%) Remedy
5 5 (27.78%) Isilon
6 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
6 4 (22.22%) System Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Time Management

Incident Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Office
3 1 (5.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) DNS
1 5 (27.78%) DHCP
2 2 (11.11%) SSH
2 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.11%) FTP
General
1 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Linux Support Engineer
1 6 (33.33%) Windows Support Engineer
1 6 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 6 (33.33%) Linux Support
1 6 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Incident Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Linux Server Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 2 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Server Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Test Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Server Support
3 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Thin Client
1 3 (16.67%) Fat Client
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) UNIX
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
1 7 (38.89%) Linux
1 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (38.89%) Windows 7
2 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
2 4 (22.22%) System Testing
2 4 (22.22%) Time Management
3 3 (16.67%) Service Management
3 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.11%) People Management
4 2 (11.11%) Test Planning
4 2 (11.11%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Information Security
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.56%) ITSM
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.56%) Information Assurance
5 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.56%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) C
1 3 (16.67%) Perl
1 3 (16.67%) VB
1 3 (16.67%) Korn
1 3 (16.67%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 6 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) HNC
2 3 (16.67%) MCSE
2 3 (16.67%) CCNA
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (16.67%) RHCSA
3 1 (5.56%) CISSP
3 1 (5.56%) CISA
3 1 (5.56%) CISM
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) NFS
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) Nagios
1 7 (38.89%) NetBackup
2 4 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) HP
2 7 (38.89%) Citrix
2 7 (38.89%) Red Hat
2 7 (38.89%) Altiris
3 6 (33.33%) Veritas
4 5 (27.78%) Remedy
4 5 (27.78%) Isilon
5 3 (16.67%) EMC
6 2 (11.11%) 3PAR
6 2 (11.11%) VMware
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.56%) BMC